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[Video] a-ha Delivers Breathtaking Acoustic Rendition Of 'Take On Me'

If you are looking for something to get rid of those ‘Monday Blues,’ look no further than the breath-taking acoustic performance of the 1985 hit ‘Take On me’ by Norwegian band a-ha! 68 mais palavras

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My Top 5 favorite albums of all time

Leonard Cohen – I’m Your Man (1988)

Leonard Cohen was always my favorite artist, so making the list, I knew one of his albums is going to be the first one to be listed. 312 mais palavras

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I Went To Shawn Mendes' MTV Unplugged Concert

Is this not the summer of Shawn Mendes?!?!?

I went to the taping of Shawn Mendes’ MTV Unplugged and I was lucky enough to be in row G, which turned out to be like the fourth row. 1.253 mais palavras

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MTV's 'Unplugged' Getting Reboot

By Grace Vasquez

Everything old is new again as the saying goes which is probably why MTV “Unplugged” is coming back this fall.

The show originally aired in 1989 and featured iconic performances from George Michael, Nirvana, Paul McCartney, Sting and Eric Clapton just to name a few as the show aired from ’89 and appeared semi-regular up until 2009. 106 mais palavras

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Lorde Releases Videos for Six "Reimagined" Tracks from 'Melodrama'

Once upon a time, when an artist wanted to prove their musical bona fides by performing stripped-down, acoustic versions of their hits, they went on a little program called… 176 mais palavras

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Today In Music History: 08/09/17

We start on this day in 1969, when Sly & the Family Stone release “Hot Fun in The Summertime.”

The Bee Gees started a two week run at No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100, on this day in 1975, with ‘Jive Talkin’, the group’s second US No.1.  191 mais palavras

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Throwback Thursday: MTV in the early 90's (at Mary Washington College).

You are really getting old if you can remember when MTV was cool.  In the first half of the 1990’s, MTV had it all: weird, varying animated logos; Tabitha Soren; “MTV Unplugged,” which I still enjoy via Youtube today; “Liquid Television;” the sometimes priceless “Beavis and Butthead;” the always priceless “Aeon Flux;” and the bizarre promos featuring “Jimmy the Cab Driver.”  (The date on the embedded video below is incorrect; Jimmy was annoying his fares in the 90’s — not the 80’s.) 280 mais palavras