Three 80s Lionel Richie Albums to Return on Vinyl
Oct23

Three 80s Lionel Richie Albums to Return on Vinyl

On December 8, Motown/UMe will release three albums on vinyl from one of the most successful solo artists in Pop/R&B crossover history, Lionel Richie. Three 80s Lionel Richie Albums to Return on Vinyl The albums include — 1982’s Lionel Richie, 1983’s Can’t Slow Down, and 1985’s Dancing On The Ceiling — sealed the recent Kennedy Center Honoree’s legacy as one of the most popular singer/songwriters of...

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Here’s How INXS’ Hit ‘Need You Tonight’ Got Discovered
Oct19

Here’s How INXS’ Hit ‘Need You Tonight’ Got Discovered

There are plenty of stories out there on how songs were written, discovered and marketed. The story of INXS’ “Need You Tonight” is particularly interesting and was the subject of a pretty awesome Billboard piece, focused on INXS, Kick and the single “Need You Tonight.” Here’s How INXS’ Hit ‘Need You Tonight’ Got Discovered “As Chris Murphy, the longtime ­manager of INXS,...

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This Celebration of Toto’s ‘Africa’ is the Best Thing Ever
Oct17

This Celebration of Toto’s ‘Africa’ is the Best Thing Ever

When you have a favorite tune, more so, favorite 80s tune what do you do? You sing/scream it at the top of your lungs when it comes on. Well, one town in England is going to do just that to celebrate their love for. Toto‘s “Africa.” “Crowds are proposing to gather by the fountain in the city centre on October 28 from 7.30pm. Their motive? Well it seems to be just about pure love for the ‘greatest power...

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Some the Greatest 80s Pink Floyd Albums to be Reissued
Oct16

Some the Greatest 80s Pink Floyd Albums to be Reissued

Fans of Pink Floyd, especially 80s Pink Floyd fans are going to be rejoicing as both A Collection of Great Dance Songs and Delicate Sound of Thunder will be reissued. Some the Greatest 80s Pink Floyd Albums to be Reissued “A Collection of Great Dance Songs and Delicate Sound of Thunder mark the continuation of Pink Floyd Records’ re-release program, which already includes the band’s remastered studio catalog on 180g vinyl. The...

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Apple Turns to Steven Spielberg to Revive ‘Amazing Stories’
Oct12

Apple Turns to Steven Spielberg to Revive ‘Amazing Stories’

It looks like Apple will be taking a page out of Netflix’s book with using 80s nostalgia to attract viewers. The company is moving towards original content and one of its first orders of business happens to be a revival of the 80s show “Amazing Stories.” Apple Turns to Steven Spielberg to Revive ‘Amazing Stories’ “Amazing Stories” ran from 1985 to 1987 and featured a plethora of short stories...

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