The Style Council. A stylish experiment sandwiched in the middle of The Jam and Paul Weller. Or a huge misstep in the career of a music icon. There as many opinions about this as there are Jam and Weller fans. Somehow, The Style Council has never been taken as seriously as Weller’s other two incarnations.(more…)
Tag: 80s pop
ROCK HISTORY | PoP LEGENDS | POP CLASSIC SONG : PRETENDERS – “BACK ON THE CHAIN GANG” (1982) [PoP20 REMIX]ROCK HISTORY | PoP LEGENDS | POP CLASSIC SONG : PRETENDERS – “BACK ON THE CHAIN GANG” (1982) [PoP20 REMIX]
PRETENDERS “Back on the Chain Gang” (off the album, Learning to Crawl)
ROCK HISTORY | POP POWER !!! TEARS FOR FEARS – RULE THE WORLD : THE GREATEST HITSROCK HISTORY | POP POWER !!! TEARS FOR FEARS – RULE THE WORLD : THE GREATEST HITS
80s music powerhouse Tears For Fears return with a greatest hits compilation which includes two new songs viz. the anthemic “I Love You But I’m Lost” and the balladic “Stay”.
PoP RECOMMENDS | POP POWER !!! : BITTERSWEET MACHINES – TALKING TO GHOSTSPoP RECOMMENDS | POP POWER !!! : BITTERSWEET MACHINES – TALKING TO GHOSTS
Matt Mocharnuk (a.k.a. Bittersweet Machines) is one of the finest purveyors of 80s-styled pop-rock out there in the modern rock wasteland.
ALBUM REVIEW: POPINCOURT – A NEW DIMENSION TO MODERN LOVEALBUM REVIEW: POPINCOURT – A NEW DIMENSION TO MODERN LOVE
Popincourt is Olivier, a Frenchman in love with 80s British sophisticated pop. Building up his repertoire over a decade, Popincourt put together this album with a small team formed by people met at concerts, including Hervé Bouétard (Bertrand Burgalat) on drums & Ken Stringfellow (Posies) on bass.