Tag: Kim Carnes

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 7

Funk, power pop, adult contemporary, Eurodisco — there’s a little something for everybody this week! Or, as Dw. Dunphy (who is never at...

Music, Popular Culture, You're Dead to Us

You’re Dead to Us: Hit Songs by Older Adults, Made for Older Adults

A new series in which we look at once common curiosities of pop culture that don’t exist anymore, be it because of changing tastes,...


The Ten Best Cover Songs (You Didn’t Know Were Covers)

Wait.....I thought THAT was the original version!...


Mellowmas, Music

The Twenty-Second Day of Mellowmas: Total Eclipse of the Nog

Turn around, bright eyes -- Bonnie Tyler is here with a Mellowmas tune that has Jason scratching his head and Jeff holding out for a burst...


Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Rock End of the ’80s, Part 8

This week in Bottom Feeders, Dave Steed serves up minor hits from the Cars, Camper Van Beethoven, and a certain man who will fight for your...


CD Reviews, Music

CD Review: Kimberly Caldwell, “Without Regret”

I’ve been forced over the past few years to create a new gauge for music discrimination: good, bad and American Idol. I’ll...


Film, Random Play

Random Play: Alvin and the Chipmunks

When the 2007 live action-animation hybrid movie of Alvin and the Chipmunks made $60 million in its opening weekend, it took people by...


Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: The Sugar Bears

Breakfast was the most important meal of the day for a child of the ’70s.  Not because of the nutritional intake it provided to...


Into the Ear of Madness, Music

Into the Ear of Madness: Week 19 — I Have a Style, But It’s Very Subtle

Over the next year Terje Fjelde has agreed to listen to nothing but David Foster on his iPod. He’s loaded the thing with over 1,200...


Bottom Feeders, Music

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

A few weeks ago I was at a record show for a few hours flipping through thousands of $1 records. I fully admit that I am a nosy person...