Tag: Eurythmics

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #44: “Blue” Songs, Vol. I

Man, why are all of these songs with "blue" in the title so melancholy? Oh, right. ...

Dizzy Heights, Music

Dizzy Heights #40: I Know That Dude — Songs About Famous People

In which I get absolutely owned by my Facebook friends, and an idea is born... *maniacal laugh*...

Music, Popdose Lists

The Popdose 100: The Greatest Protest Songs of All Time

Can a song change the world? Popular music has always been looked on as something of a disposable pleasure: reflective of its times, sure,...

Music, The Friday Five

The Friday Five: December 5, 2014

It's the Friday Five! Shuffle through five random tracks from your library and share it with the Popdose community....

Music, Popdose, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Andrew Curry, Executive Producer, “Here Comes The Reign Again – The Second British Invasion”

Announcing his latest project, Andrew Curry discusses the 1980s and how the Europeans led a brand new musical movement. ...

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 17

Allison decides to do a favor for a lovelorn friend....

Books, Legendary

Legendary: Chapter 16

Kate mingles at Eric's party, taking in tidbits of conversations, until she runs into Andrea....

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 13

Here’s where we start digging into Disc 4 of the seven-disc box set Like, Omigod! The ’80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)....

Music, Popdose Flashback '92

Popdose Flashback ’92: Annie Lennox, “Diva”

Kelly Stitzel revisits one of her favorite albums, Annie Lennox's solo debut, Diva....

Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 4/4/12

The latest Weeknight '80s Dance Party is all about the ladies....

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 6/22/11 – Kelly’s Birthday Edition

It's Kelly's birthday and she wants to celebrate by dancing....

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Music, Weeknight '80s Dance Party

Weeknight ’80s Dance Party: 4/20/11

Put on your dancing shoes and strap on your guitar. It's time to rock a little and dance a little at the Weeknight '80s Dance Party....

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 15

Week 15 brings us the start and the finish of the letter E. Gotta love when that happens. Well, gotta love it when it includes some better...

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Music, White Label

White Label Wednesday: Medsker’s Retro Beat Mix

David Medsker goes back in time and returns with a retro beat mix this week, featuring songs from a-ha, Wham!, Pet Shop Boys, Go West, and...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 29

We’re going to jump right into the songs this week as we have an extended post in order to finish up the letter E in just two weeks....

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Mix Six, Music

(Vinyl Record Day) Mix Six: “Soundtrack Sounds of the ’80s”

DOWNLOAD THE FULL MIX HERE When you’re a young adult and trying to find your way in the world, it can be a very liberating...

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Music

@#$% Preconceptions: Eurythmics, “In the Garden”

Preconceptions can be a bitch. Lemme give you an example. Back in 1981, I bought an album by a band called The Tourists, whom I knew...

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Lost in the '80s, Music

"a woman’s just too tired to think / about the dirty old dishes in the kitchen sink"

Returning to their earlier, experimental synthpop roots must have been too much for the casual Eurythmics fan, since 1987’s Savage...