Author: Dave Steed

Dave Steed is all about music; 80's and metal to be exact. His iPod will shuffle from Culture Club to Slayer and he won't blink an eye. He's never heard Astral Weeks but thinks "Dazzey Duks" by Duice is the bomb. It's an odd little corner of the world he lives in.
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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 8

Today we’re going to finish up with the story of my collection. As I mentioned last week, I consider “The Collection” to...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 7

The story of how I completed my collection continues in 2006. I was winding down to the end. I found that collecting the first 4,000-plus...

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New Kids on the Block: Still Enabling Teen Makeouts After All These Years

So, I’m about to reveal to you a problem I have that only a few know about: I cannot scream. That’s right, I can’t yell...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 6

This has been an interesting trip so far. Since I’m talking about the songs that reached the Hot 100 but not the Top 40, I know...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 5

It’s 1999 — I’m working two jobs and finding myself with no money thanks to my record-buying obsession, so I pick up...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 4

So, where did we leave off last week? That’s right, the kid finally got some cash money. It’s 1999, and I’m in my...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 3

So, we’re on the third post of this series, and I haven’t yet told you about my collection, and the reason I can actually do...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 2

I thank my dad for my love of ’80s music. My parents divorced before I can even remember, and I used to see my dad on weekends. Every...

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Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 1

Welcome to Bottom Feeders, my friends. We are about to embark on a totally excellent adventure, the likes of which has never been attempted...