The Computer Chronicles – MIDI Music (1986)

The Computer Chronicles is an American half-hour television series, which was broadcast from 1983 to 2002 on Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) public television and which documented various issues from the rise of the personal computer from its infancy to the global market at the turn of the 21st century. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eitBQT8zOIg Special thanks to archive.org for… Continue lendo The Computer Chronicles – MIDI Music (1986)

TWISTED SISTER – We’re Not Gonna Take It

From the album Stay Hungry (1984) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4xmckWVPRaI We're not gonna take itNo, we ain't gonna take itWe're not gonna take it anymore We've got the right to choose, andThere ain't no way we'll lose itThis is our life, this is our songWe'll fight the powers that be, justDon't pick on our destiny, 'causeYou don't know… Continue lendo TWISTED SISTER – We’re Not Gonna Take It

EDDY GRANT – Gimme Hope Jo’Anna (1988)

"Gimme Hope Jo'anna" is an anti-Apartheid song written released by Eddy Grant in 1988, during the Apartheid era in South Africa. The song was banned by the South African government when it was released, but was widely played there nonetheless. It reached number seven on the UK Singles Chart, becoming Grant's first British top 10… Continue lendo EDDY GRANT – Gimme Hope Jo’Anna (1988)

DEAD KENNEDYS – Live clips from the “Lost Tapes” DVD

"This song - is about the fucking rednecks, and the fucking jocks. Who bring in their macho attitudes to these shows. Try to wreck em, by starting fights, spreading around their racist, bullshit attitudes. If you really like the swastika so much, go join the Klan, like your parents. If you're no different from your… Continue lendo DEAD KENNEDYS – Live clips from the “Lost Tapes” DVD

NOMEANSNO – Wrong [fvll albvm] (1989)

NoMeansNo was a Canadian punk rock band formed in Victoria, British Columbia and later relocated to Vancouver. They issued 11 albums, including a collaborative album with Jello Biafra, as well as numerous EPs and singles. Critic Martin Popoff described their music as "the mightiest merger between the hateful aggression of punk and the discipline of… Continue lendo NOMEANSNO – Wrong [fvll albvm] (1989)

DEAD KENNEDYS – Bedtime for Democracy [fvll albvm] (1986)

Bedtime for Democracy (1986) is the fourth and final studio album by American punk rock band Dead Kennedys. The songs on this album cover common punk subjects often found in punk rock lyrics of the era such as conformity, Reaganomics, the U.S. military, and critique of the hardcore punk movement. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dgPUmKlFkAA The album's title refers… Continue lendo DEAD KENNEDYS – Bedtime for Democracy [fvll albvm] (1986)

JOÃO & BEBEL GILBERTO – Chega de Saudade (ao vivo)

Recordando João Gilberto e Bebel no Especial Grandes Nomes (1980). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y3GodFsDUFU Vai, minha tristeza, e diz a elaQue sem ela não pode serDiz-lhe numa prece que ela regressePorque eu não posso mais sofrer Chega de saudade, a realidade é que sem elaNão há paz, não há beleza, é sóTristeza e a melancoliaQue não sai de… Continue lendo JOÃO & BEBEL GILBERTO – Chega de Saudade (ao vivo)

PRIMUS – Tommy the Cat

From the album Suck On This (1989). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4OhIU-PmB8 Well, I remember as it were a meal ago...Said Tommy the Cat as he reeled back to clear whatever foreign matter,May have nestled its way into his mighty throat.Many a fat alley rat had met its demise while staring point blank down,The cavernous barrel of this awesome… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Tommy the Cat

ROMEO VOID – A Girl In Trouble (Is A Temporary Thing)

Romeo Void was an American new wave/post punk band from San Francisco, California, formed in 1979. The band primarily consisted of saxophonist Benjamin Bossi, vocalist Debora Iyall, guitarist Peter Woods, and bassist Frank Zincavage. The band went through four drummers, starting with Jay Derrah and ending with Aaron Smith. The band released three albums, It's… Continue lendo ROMEO VOID – A Girl In Trouble (Is A Temporary Thing)

DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)

Diamanda Galás's interpretation of Baudelaire's poem.From Saint of the Pit (1986) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_N0os8wxp04 "The smile of the Buddha, that smile which overhangs the world, does not elucidate our faces. At best, we conceive happiness; never felicity, prerogative of civilizations based on the idea of salvation, on the refusal to savor one’s sufferings, to revel in them;… Continue lendo DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)