Tag Archives: MTV

Remember When?

OK, maybe I’m sounding like a grumpy, old man, but I was struck by 2 thoughts today. First, I am only waiting for my “Grumpy, Old Man” membership  card to arrive to make it official and two, I like things … Continue reading

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The Week In Review (No Politics. . . Mostly)

Things are starting to settle down and I’m not having to commute 262 miles each day.  Thank you to the owner of my company for providing me a place to stay. Driving that much leaves little time or mental reserves … Continue reading

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Is It Possible?

Is it possible for a single, music video to torpedo one of the biggest rock acts of the 1980s? Or was it simply the fickle nature of fans? Talk to  Billy Squier. He’s still trying to find the answer. After … Continue reading

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Back In The Day

Some of you are old enough to remember when there were actually music videos on MTV. . . back when we still listened to records.   Who else remembers? Here is one of my favorites, Def Lepard,  when Rick Allen … Continue reading

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Those, My Friend, Were The Days

The year was 1984.   MTV was still showing music videos. Ratt made it a bit interesting. The official video of “Round and Round” popped up on my Youtube feed a few hours ago and took me down memory lane. … Continue reading

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