Monthly Archives: October 2012

Ministry : Everyday is Halloween

Well, today’s post has to be about Halloween, right? I mean, it is halloween. This song was released by in 1984, when Ministry was a Goth/Synth Pop band, rather than the Industrial Thrash that they have become known for. Their … Continue reading

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Rush : New World Man

As I mentioned in an earlier post, Rush was my first concert ever. So, when I found on iTunes, a concert recorded from the Grace Under Pressure Tour, back in 1984, I had to get it. It wasn’t the exact … Continue reading

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Goo Goo Dolls : We are the Normal

If you haven’t realized by now, I am a big Replacements/Paul Westerberg fan, as with many other people. One of them being, John Rzeznik, the lead songwriter/singer/guitarist for the Goo Goo Dolls, so it’s not surprising that they have a … Continue reading

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Sunscreem : Love U More

The electronica week ends with a song from a UK band called Sunscreem. Back in the early ’90s, Sony Music signed these guys and made a big push for them in the US. This song became a big hit in … Continue reading

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Solar Twins : Rock The Casbah (The Clash Cover)

Day four of the electronica week here at the blog. Now, I know that I will probably get a lot of crap for this cover. The Clash purists will say that this is pretty much blasphemy and a horrible cover. … Continue reading

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Olive : I’m Not In Love (10cc cover)

Day three of the electronica week posts. Today is a cover of the 1970s classic I’m Not In Love. I love this cover, it’s such a great update to the original, which really sounds dated when you listen to it … Continue reading

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Hooverphonic : This Strange Effect

Day two of electronica week. This song comes from Belgian band, Hooverphonic. You might be familiar with this song, as it was used in a Motorola commercial, promoting the SLVR phone. This song is actually a cover of a Dave … Continue reading

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