Category Archives: 90s

The power – of Cher and Amy

Rather inexplicably, I found myself listening to Amy Grant today. Specifically, it was her 1994 album House of Love, which I never liked as much as I did 1991’s Heart In Motion.  I suppose that it was probably appropriate, since … Continue reading

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It opened up my eyes

For no particular reason, Ace of Base’s “The Sign” has been showing up more and more in my listening habits. I think it’s because it is on the genius playlist that I mentioned in my last post. On my way … Continue reading

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Revisionist Ray

I was looking at Slant Magazine’s 100 Best Singles of the 90s with quite a bit of interest today. The biggest reason for this is I’ve been on a huge 90s kick recently, which culminated the other day in the … Continue reading

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SAW (non-Kylie)

I was on my way home this morning after dropping Anna off at school and a song came on my iPod that got me to thinking about Stock, Aitken & Waterman. Most of those who read will immediately recognize SAW … Continue reading

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The OTHER Chumbawumba song

Anna has recently discovered (by virtue of yours truly) the wonders of Chumbawumba’s “Tubthumping.” Since it’s been 13 (!) years since that song was played into the ground popular, I think I’m just about ready to start listening to it … Continue reading

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Baby it’s tonight

It’s a fact of my life – some songs stick around forever while others get buried in the years that pass between first listen and the present. One of the latter type of songs recently bubbled up – pretty sure … Continue reading

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Tomorrow’s news

So the first day of my time off hasn’t been as productive as I would have liked. Granted, it’s only 1:00 and I can turn that around pretty quickly. But mostly, I’ve been content to sit around in front of … Continue reading

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