All through my wild days / My mad existence I kept my promise / Don’t keep your distance… –Madonna, Don’t Cry For Me Argentina Here’s a nice throwback/flashback of Madonna in the late 70s or early 80s. She posted this to her Instagram account yesterday, much to the delight of her fans. Remember when everything […]
And love is not a victory march It’s a cold and it’s a broken Hallelujah… Car maker Fiat recently commissioned a study through the University of London to determine the most iconic songs of all time. Topping the list is the Generation X angst-filled anthem, Smells Like Teen Spirit by Nirvana. 1. Smells Like Teen […]
Love it or hate it, there’s a Band Aid remake and it’s the fastest selling single of 2014. In 1984, Band Aid brought famous musicians together to raise awareness and money to fight famine in Ethiopia. In 2014, the song was remade with some of the old talent along with a new generation of musicians […]
For a brief time, I did a series called The Jennifer Chronicles. I miss doing it every time I come across a Jennifer like Jenn Grant. Grant is a Generation X folk singer and songwriter that hails from Canada. She was born on Prince Edward Island in 1980. When her parents divorced at the age […]
There’s a band out of Edinburgh called Stanley Odd. They’re Scotland’s foremost alternative hip-hop band and they recently released a song that went viral. It’s called Son I Voted Yes. It’s a moving letter from a Generation X father to his Generation Z son about Scotland’s Independence. “I don’t want to see another lost generation,” the […]
80s rock star Jimi Jamison died on August 31, from a heart attack. He was 63. Jamison was the lead singer for Survivor. Their hits included Eye of the Tiger, The Search Is Over and I Can’t Hold Back.