WIN TICKETS TO TEARS FOR FEARS!Catch Tears for Fears at Comerica Theatre on Friday, October 7, 2016. The UK band formed in 1981 and have sold more than 30 million albums worldwide to date. They have released four albums as a group. Their platinum-selling 1983 debut The Hurting reached #1 on the UK Albums Chart, while their second album, 1985’s Songs from the Big Chair reached #1 on the US Billboard Top 200 and spawned two massive hits, “Shout” and “Everybody Wants To Rule The World.” The latter won the BRIT Award for Best British single in 1986. Orzabal and Smith released The Seeds of Love in 1989, and after a break, reunited to release Everybody Loves a Happy Ending in 2004.
This Day in Music History - June 8thThis is what interesting stuff happened on today's date in music history.
Tears for Fears Announce First U.S. Tour in Three YearsAmong the dates includes an appearance at the first-ever Pabst Music Festival in Portland, Oregon.
This Week's "True Blood": "Everybody Wants To Rule The World," Alcide Is A Wallflowers FanThis week's episode of HBO's True Blood was titled "Everybody Wants To Rule The World," so fans figured that the song of that name would be running during the show's end credits. And that's what happened: except that it wasn't the familiar Tears For Fears version.