Tag: Meco

Like Omigod!, Music

Like, Omigod! Digging Through the ’80s Pop Culture Box, Part 1

Welcome to OMG!, our brand-new roundtable series, where a gathering of your favorite Popdose writers (and, um, Jack Feerick) come together...

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Digging for Gold, Music

Digging for Gold: The Time-Life “AM Gold” Series, Part 63

Say what you want about the cultural phenomenon that was Star Wars, but boy could you dance to its theme song....

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Greatest Un-Hits, Music

Greatest Un-Hits: Meco’s “Theme From Superman” (1978)

Despite the cool, vaguely exotic euro-discoy name, Meco was really a kind of nerdy dude from Pennsylvania (real name: Domenico Monardo). As...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 84

It’s the final Bottom Feeders of 2009! We’ll end ’09 and start ’10 the same way — with more artists whose...

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Bottom Feeders, Music

Bottom Feeders: The Ass End of the ’80s, Part 58

This is it — the Holy Grail of ‘80s music finally makes its appearance at Bottom Feeders. Enjoy another week of artists whose...

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Lost in the '70s, Music

Lost in the ’70s: Meco, “Star Wars Theme/Cantina Band”

“Hey kid,” the strange voice whispered from the dark alley of cyberspace. “C’mere, I got somethin’ for...