Tag Archives: 1980s

Betcha Say That / Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine

“Betcha Say That” is one of Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine’s lesser known singles. Released as the second single off their Let It Loose album, it peaked just inside the top 40 at #36, and was considered a flop … Continue reading

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You Could Have Been With Me / Sheena Easton

Everyone’s going on about the cleaning dancing roommate who cleans the floors to Sheena Easton’s “Morning Train (9 to 5)” so why not do a Sheena Easton song today? Only I won’t do “Morning Train” because that’s way too obvious … Continue reading

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The moves and the motion

Last night while I was doing the dishes, I was listening to my Old Favorites playlist and the Madonna oldie “Causing A Commotion” came up.Β  It’s one of those huge Madonna hits that I think has kind of been forgotten … Continue reading

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Friday Five: 3/7/13

Here we go again. It’s Friday. I’m going to put iTunes on shuffle and list the first 5 songs that come up and try to come up with something to say about the obscure songs. 1 – “Be There” by … Continue reading

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Alone

My interest in Heart was really one of those right-place-right-time things.Β  I didn’t really know anything they had done up until their mid 80s comeback. The first song of Heart’s that really caught my attention was “Nothin’ At All” – … Continue reading

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French Kissin’

You’d think that being both a Blondie fan and a Deborah (or Debbie, depending on which point in her career you’re talking about) Harry fan would be pretty easy. After all, Harry is the voice of the band. But it’s … Continue reading

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Open Your Heart

My favorite thing about the MDNA set list was the return of “Open Your Heart.” It hadn’t been performed live in 22 years (unless you count that little instrumental snippet on the Drowned World Tour in 2001, which I do … Continue reading

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