Psychedelic Furs 2020

They are back, with new music. The late 1970s band with numerous hits in the 1980s, like “Pretty in Pink” and “Love My Way”, never stopped touring but has been silent on new product since 1991.     It’s a wonder any band releases new music because there is no record industry, except for the … More Psychedelic Furs 2020

Blondie: The 80’s

Who didn’t have a crush on Debbie Harry? I’m going to cheat (hey, it’s my blog) and put Blondie in the 80’s category even though they broke through in the late 1970’s.  Formed in the mid-1970’s, it was their third album, Parallel Lines (1978), that reached mainstream success. “Heart of Glass” was their breakthrough hit, … More Blondie: The 80’s

XTC: The 80’s

The New Wave Beatles.  That’s a pretty heavy label to lay on a group, but XTC would be known for smart, catchy pop.  This band started as a post-punk, high energy British band that evolved into a diverse, psychedelic pop machine before they imploded. This is a challenging group to categorize because they changed styles … More XTC: The 80’s