Friday, August 6, 2010

Five on Friday - 1983 Cuz I Felt Like It!

It's Friday and that mean it's music for Trav's Five on Friday meme. For some unknown reason, I decided to step back to 1983 this week and pull some songs from when I was playing disc jockey at KSJC Delta College Radio in Stockton, California where we were "keeping it alive at 89.5!"  Wow but that seems like an entire lifetime ago and I guess it could have been as I was only 24 back when I first started spinning records - you know, that stuff they call "vinyl" these days!

Gee, I wonder whatever happened to Thomas Dolby??


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7 comments:

  1. WHOA! I just started having 80's flashbacks................................................

    bring on that Def Leppard.

    here's a fun article for ya. I just read tonight....


    http://new.music.yahoo.com/blogs/videogaga/56478/here-they-go-again-whitesnakes-hits-10-million-views-on-youtube/

    I immediately started singing EVERY SONG they named!!

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  2. The only one I'd heard of was Love is a battlefield.

    None of these are in my Like column. My bad?

    Happy Friday! Woohoo! Big hugs :)

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  3. love this time of music! I can still see Dexys Midnight Runners dancing around in their overalls with no shirts underneath singing to Eileen! Love that! Great musical choices.

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  4. Love the Pat Benetar which is about the only song that registers as that was a very busy stretch in my life away from radios.

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  5. I love Thomas Dolby - I had two of his albums back in the day. Actually, they were cassettes for my Walkman! If I'm not mistaken, he's cleaning up in the ringtone market (has a company that produces them) and is busy inventing crazy technology, as well as working as a session musician.

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  6. Hmm, not my fave musical decade. I think I was still stuck in the 60s then!

    Have a great w/e. Big hugs, honey...

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  7. Nice Set! I hadn't heard a couple of those songs in ages.

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