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memories of the ’80s – Dancing With Myself by Billy Idol

The beginning of the 1980s introduced many of us to a newly-solo punk rock artist: Billy Idol and a song from his past that led to his future: Dancing With Myself. Having some success with Generation X at the end … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Money for Nothing by Dire Straits

In the mid ’80s, Brit rock band Dire Straits gained a new group of fans with its blues/pop song that was all about music videos with the single Money for Nothing. Written by Dire Straits singer Mark Knopfler, the song … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This) by The Eurythmics

The early 1980s radio was chock full of British artists, including the first hit single from The Eurythmics: Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This). This single was from the first album by The Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams, and was written by … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Robert Palmer

One singer’s choice of a video style made a long-lasting mark on pop culture – no matter his wide range of music too: Robert Palmer. Fueled by a love for blues, soul and jazz, Palmer joined his first band at … Continue reading

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