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Cars Land. 35 years. No waiting.

I can remember going on vacation each year with my Mom and Dad to Florida.  We lived in a small town called Sussex, Wisconsin. Each year, we would drive down to Ft. Lauderdale, Florida and […]

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From ‘Layla’ To ‘Jesse’s Girl': A Spurned Lovers Playlist For Valentine’s Day

Sure, we could write a list of great love songs. But you know what’s more fun? Songs about jealousy! Here’s a list of guys singing about wanting someone who is with someone else… or worse, […]

02/14/2013

Prince Channels His Inner Beatles, Dylan & Cars

Very few artists have successfully covered [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Prince[/lastfm] songs.  But, NEVER have I heard Prince cover someone else’s music.  That was, until last Friday.  Prince performed for over 3 hours in Toronto, covering “Yesterday” from the […]

11/28/2011

Rock Flashback: Music Videos Come Of Age In 1984

MTV went on the air in August 1981, but it didn’t change the world right away. It took a while before a hit record required a video — and before a hit video could help […]

05/20/2011

Last.fm Trends: Vintage Tracks Keep The Cars Rolling Forward As Anticipation Grows For New Album

Twenty-four years have gone by since the last release by Boston new-wave band The Cars. To save hitting the quarter-century mark without any new material, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Ric Ocasek[/lastfm] and other original bandmembers have gotten back […]

05/07/2011

It’s A Brand New Car(s)!

I always loved [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Cars[/lastfm].  They had such a unique sound when they debuted in the 70’s.  Guess what?  They STILL got it!  Their first new album in 24 years, “Move Like This” will […]

04/06/2011

The Cars Set Release Date For Reunion Album

  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Cars[/lastfm] have recorded their first album together in 24 years, and now we finally know when it will be released to the world.

02/07/2011

Birthdays and Departures – Tuesday

BIRTHDAYS AND DEPARTURES – 3/23 1953 –  [lastfm]CHAKA KHAN[/lastfm] ([lastfm]RUFUS[/lastfm]) 1949 – RIC OCASEK ([lastfm]CARS[/lastfm]) 1942 – JIMMY MILLER ([lastfm]MOTORHEAD[/lastfm]) 1987 – DEAN PAUL MARTIN ([lastfm]DINO DESI & BILLY[/lastfm]) 1985 – [lastfm]SOEUR SOURIRE[/lastfm] – THE […]

03/23/2010

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