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If you're into stuff like The Smiths?
like what you want.
but The Smiths were basically what the 80s were all about.
is it good?
Top 100 'College Rock' Albums For Each Year in the 80s. Some underrated/underappreciated albums included.
Results in a pretty awful overall list, particularly at the top end. It shows the limited taste of the readers, rather than defining music in the 80s.
with that borderline sex-offender on the BT broadband adverts.
Don't be told who to like it's your choice your right to choose who you listen to it's your rock 'n' roll.
Gotta love that bassline in Rio
Blur cite them as an influence. I'll save Rio in my 1982 folder on Spotify.
to Al Green
Trouble In The Message Centre sounds like a punk-ass version of them in full OTT swing.
and half of their Greatest Hits are passable.
As I'm constructing an 80s library. Not bothered about the rest of their career.
make of that what you will.
Just wikied the bandmembers, all seem to be of working-class origin from Birmingham, which I guess negates that if it's true.
Absolutely killed the dance floor at our wedding. Read into that what you will...
Is the simple answer. They have a few decent tunes, but so does Britney. Largely wank.
Save a Prayer
New Moon on Monday
(all female duran duran covers band, fronted, coincidentally, by a massive smiths fan)
Your best friend is you I'm my best friend too, I share the same views and hardly ever argue. Eat Spam from the can watch late night C-Span, And rock out to old school Duran Duran.
Girls on Film
Hungry Like the Wolf
all say 'yes'.
but is it cool to wear duran duran buttons on your leather jacket like I do? who cares?
The album comes preceded by the lead single “Pressure Off” featuring the collaboration of Janelle Monáe, which is scheduled to be released on June 30th.