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The Cassingle Vault: Queensrÿche, “I Don’t Believe in Love”

Chris Holmes steps into the Cassingle Vault to look at an offering from prog metal stalwarts Queensrÿche – 1988's "I Don't Believe In...

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The Cassingle Vault: Duran Duran, “I Don’t Want Your Love”

Duran Duran, The Comeback: Take One The late ’80s were strange and hostile times for the ‘and then there were three’...

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The Cassingle Vault: Debbie Gibson, “Anything Is Possible”

Debbie Gibson – Anything Is Possible (1990) We hear a lot about the sophomore jinx in music, and rightly so; making the jump from hit...

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The Cassingle Vault: A Tribe Called Quest, “Award Tour”

A Tribe Called Quest – Award Tour (1993) Here’s one I don’t have much to say about, but should still help you get over...

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The Cassingle Vault: Was (Not Was), “Walk the Dinosaur”

Was (Not Was) – Walk the Dinosaur (1989) Boom boom acka-lacka lacka boom, fuckers! Yes, yes, I realize it’s become trendy in...

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The Cassingle Vault: Zapp & Roger, “Slow and Easy”

Zapp & Roger – Slow and Easy (1993) We’ve owed Roger Troutman some props since the Chartburn post in which half the panel...

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The Cassingle Vault: Earth, Wind & Fire, “Sunday Morning”

Earth, Wind & Fire – Sunday Morning (1993) In a classic bit of Cassingle Vault good news/bad news, I give you, ladies and...

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The Cassingle Vault: Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Peek-A-Boo”

Siouxsie & the Banshees – Peek-A-Boo (1988) Yes, “Peek-A-Boo” (download) turns 20 this year. You are old, old, so...

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The Cassingle Vault: Keith Sweat, “I Want to Love You Down”

Keith Sweat – I Want to Love You Down (1992) First of all, no. No, I did not own this when it came out. Not that there’s...

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The Cassingle Vault: Clive Griffin, “Commitment of the Heart”

Clive Griffin – Commitment of the Heart (1993) Ladies and gentlemen, meet Sony’s Next Big Thing of 1993! A little explanation...

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The Cassingle Vault: Shakespear’s Sister, “Stay”

Shakespear’s Sister – Stay (1992) It’s the summer of 1992, and we’re in her living room. Like most days,...

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The Cassingle Vault: Michael W. Smith, “I Will Be Here for You”

Michael W. Smith – I Will Be Here for You (1992) What? Stop looking at me like that. You think I want to write about this song? Of...

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The Cassingle Vault: Chynna Phillips, “Naked and Sacred”

Chynna Phillips – Naked and Sacred (1995) Bet you didn’t even know this thing existed, did you? Don’t feel bad....

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The Cassingle Vault: Tangier, “On the Line”

Jefito’s Note: This week’s Cassingle Vault comes to us courtesy of The Big Takeover’s Matthew Berlyant, whose past guest...

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The Cassingle Vault: Giant, “I’ll See You in My Dreams”

Giant – I’ll See You in My Dreams (1990) Well, this is awkward. What are the odds that a Cassingle Vault entry during Power...

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The Cassingle Vault: Glenn Frey, “True Love” (1988)

Glenn Frey – True Love (1988) We’ve covered some crappy songs here in the past — and trust me when I tell you that we...

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The Cassingle Vault: Salt-N-Pepa, “Let’s Talk About Sex (remix)” (1991)

Salt-N-Pepa – Let’s Talk About Sex (remix) (1991) Aww yeah. Yet another box of free cassingles showed up here this week...

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The Cassingle Vault: Chris Rock, “Your Mother’s Got a Big Head” (1991)

Chris Rock – Your Mother’s Got a Big Head (1991) Before kicking off his career as a star of terrible romantic comedies, Chris...

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The Cassingle Vault: Queen, “Too Much Love Will Kill You”

Queen – Too Much Love Will Kill You (1995) Jefito’s Note: As Mr. Davis (of Mrs. Davis fame) astutely and oh-so-humorously noted...