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memories of the ’80s – Heaven by Bryan Adams

In the mid 1980s one of Canada’s favourite rockers released a ballad that soared to the top: Heaven by Bryan Adams. Written by Adams and Jim Vallance, the song was initially for the soundtrack of the film A Night in … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Stroke by Billy Squier

In the early 1980s, rock musician Billy Squier landed his number one hit despite its racy connotations¬†– The Stroke. Growing up in Boston in the 1960s and 1970s, Squier hung out at nightclubs, eventually joining Magic Terry and the Universe … Continue reading

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