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)

FOO FIGHTERS & SHANE HAWKINS – My Hero (live)

Shane Hawkins joined Foo Fighters as drummer to perform "My Hero" at the Taylor Hawkins Tribute Concert. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P2KnD7sfpoA Too alarmin' now to talk aboutTake your pictures down and shake it outTruth or consequence, say it aloudUse that evidence, race it around There goes my heroWatch him as he goesThere goes my heroHe's ordinary Don't the… Continue lendo FOO FIGHTERS & SHANE HAWKINS – My Hero (live)

R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts

"Everybody Hurts" is a song by American rock band R.E.M. from their eighth studio album, Automatic for the People (1992), and released as a single in April 1993. It peaked at number 29 on the US Billboard Hot 100 and reached the top 10 on the charts of Australia, Canada, France, Iceland, Ireland, the Netherlands,… Continue lendo R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts

R.E.M. – Shiny Happy People

"Shiny Happy People" is a song by the American rock band R.E.M. from their seventh studio album, Out of Time (1991). It features guest vocals by Kate Pierson of the B-52's, who also appears in the music video. According to the singer Michael Stipe, the lyrics are a satirical translation of the Chinese government's propaganda… Continue lendo R.E.M. – Shiny Happy People

CONCRETE BLONDE – Heal It Up (live on Jon Stewart)

Concrete Blonde was an American alternative rock band from Hollywood, California. They were initially active from 1982 to 1995, and reunited twice: first from 2001 to 2004, and again from 2010 to 2012. They were best known for their album Bloodletting (1990), its top 20 single "Joey", and Johnette Napolitano's distinctive vocal style. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QcJjaL2sL9w Feeling… Continue lendo CONCRETE BLONDE – Heal It Up (live on Jon Stewart)

PETER GABRIEL – Sledgehammer

The official Sledgehammer video in HD. Directed by Stephen R. Johnson, produced by Adam Whittaker. Claymation, pixilation, and stop motion animation provided by Aardman Animations and the Brothers Quay. Sledgehammer was the first single from the multi-platinum selling album So (1986), the first of Peter’s studio albums to have a proper title and a watershed… Continue lendo PETER GABRIEL – Sledgehammer

DAFT PUNK – Lose Yourself To Dance

"Lose Yourself to Dance" is a song by French electronic music duo Daft Punk, featuring vocals by American singer Pharrell Williams and guitars by Chic's Nile Rodgers. The song is taken from Daft Punk's fourth studio album: Random Access Memories (2013). The power of clapping, powered by Rodgers's divine guitar licks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF-kLy44Hls I know you… Continue lendo DAFT PUNK – Lose Yourself To Dance

ALICE MERTON – Why So Serious?

Alice Merton (born 13 September 1993) is a German-Canadian singer and songwriter. Merton achieved mainstream success with her debut single, "No Roots". https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=45Fvy5h38KI When did we forgetAll the crazy things that made us feel so part of it?Our youth, so confidentWe played our heartstringsNot caring if it ends Try to learn to let go of… Continue lendo ALICE MERTON – Why So Serious?

BEACH BOYS – Kokomo

"Kokomo" is a song by the Beach Boys, from the 1988 film Cocktail and album Still Cruisin'. Written by John Phillips, Scott McKenzie, Mike Love, and Terry Melcher, the song was released as a single on June 21, 1988, and became a number one hit in the U.S. and Australia. It was the band's first… Continue lendo BEACH BOYS – Kokomo

SOHO – Hippychick

Soho was an English musical trio, consisting of identical sisters Jacqueline (Jacqui) Cuff and Pauline Cuff, with producer Tim London (also known as Timothy Brinkhurst). Other members of the group over the years have been Liam Gillick (now a well-known artist – Gillick also contributed on turntables and drums at Soho's early gigs), Eds Chesters… Continue lendo SOHO – Hippychick