All posts tagged "80s"
A New Year With Classic U2
ARTICLE VIEWS: 795 U2 New Year’s Day U2 released “New Year’s Day” at the beginning of January 1983. This song is the lead single from the album “War. It ranks in as U2’s first UK Top 10...
- Posted January 1, 2019
Billy Squier’s Career Killing Video
ARTICLE VIEWS: 3,417 Billy Squier spent the early ’80s playing big arenas and burning up the Billboard charts. He released two multi-platinum Top 5 albums (1981’s Don’t Say No and 1982’s Emotions in Motion) during a two-year...
- Posted June 18, 2017
Dead Or Alive singer Pete Burns Dies at 57.
ARTICLE VIEWS: 486 Dead Or Alive singer Pete Burns has passed away at the age of 57. He died yesterday (October 23) of a “massive cardiac arrest”, his family and manager said in a statement shared on Twitter....
- Posted October 24, 2016
Fun Fun Fun Fest brings diverse performers to Austin Nov 5-8
ARTICLE VIEWS: 116 Fun Fun Fun Fest has something for every type of music lover. The festival’s planners focus on bringing a diverse group of lesser-known indie acts, and often predicts many of the artists to play...
- Posted November 3, 2015
Jim Peterik, His Words and Music
ARTICLE VIEWS: 209 In talking to songwriters over the past several years, it becomes clear that although the end result is the same, the methods for pulling a song together can be very different. Some start with...
- Posted October 1, 2014