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Old December 19 2013, 06:25 AM   #31
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Re: 80's music

Any list is complete without the king of pop.
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Old December 19 2013, 06:26 AM   #32
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Old December 19 2013, 12:23 PM   #33
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Re: 80's music

There are not a lot of bands that started and finished in the 80s that I like, although many of my favourite bands and artists recorded through the 80s and beyond.

As far as the "80s Sound" goes, one of my favourite tracks is also one of the earliest examples of that synth pop sound, it is called Same Old Scene by Roxy Music.

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Old December 19 2013, 01:44 PM   #34
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Any list is complete without the king of pop.
Agreed.
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Old December 19 2013, 04:24 PM   #35
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More Roxy Music...



Don't forget...



Robert Palmer...

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Old December 19 2013, 07:11 PM   #36
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Dire Straits, "So Far Away"

Foreigner, "I Want to Know What Love Is"

Power Station, "Some Like it Hot"
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Old December 19 2013, 08:28 PM   #37
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Re: 80's music

Fracking love '80s music. I even found something to like by some artists in genres I'm otherwise not that interested in. These are just my favorites that I can think of right now:

  • Michael Jackson, "Thriller" (and the entire album)
  • Prince, "1999," "When Doves Cry," "I Would Die 4 U," "Purple Rain"
  • The Fixx, "One Thing Leads To Another"
  • Tears For Fears, "Shout"
  • Level 42, "Something About You"
  • Dolly Parton, "9 to 5"
  • Billy Joel, "Uptown Girl"
  • Duran Duran, "Rio," "Save A Prayer," "The Reflex," "Union of the Snake," "New Moon On Monday," "Wild Boys."
  • U2, "With Or Without You," "I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For," "Where The Streets Have No Name"
  • The Police, "Every Breath You Take," "King of Pain," "Wrapped Around Your Finger," "Synchronicity II"
  • Big Country, "In A Big Country"
  • Peter Schilling, "Major Tom (Coming Home)"
  • Men At Work, "Down Under," "Who Could It Be Now?" "It's A Mistake"
  • Olivia Newton-John, "Physical," "Make A Move On Me"
  • Culture Club (too many to list)
  • Frankie Goes To Hollywood, "Relax"
  • Melissa Manchester, "You Should Hear How She Talks About You"
  • Air Supply, "The One That I Love"
  • Kool & The Gang, "Celebration"
  • Pat Benatar, "Shadows Of The Night"
  • The Commodores, "Nightshift"
  • Journey, "Send Her My Love"
  • Howard Jones, "What Is Love?"
  • Joey Scarbury, "Believe It Or Not" (theme to The Greatest American Hero TV series)
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Old December 19 2013, 09:08 PM   #38
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Old December 19 2013, 09:15 PM   #39
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Re: 80's music

One of the more under appreciated bands of the 80s:


Another:



Here's a group most never heard of, but probably have heard the song anyway:



And because Nancy Wilson is pretty much perfect:

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Old December 20 2013, 01:59 AM   #40
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80's Music has it's own special brand of Awesome.










And of course, the Ultimate in Greatness...

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Old December 20 2013, 02:42 AM   #41
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Talk Talk -- It's My Life

Pointer Sisters -- Automatic

Mary Jane Girls -- In My House

Whitesnake -- Is This Love

Bon Jovi -- Livin' on a Prayer

Missing Persons -- Mental Hopscotch
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Old December 20 2013, 03:52 AM   #42
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CorporalClegg wrote: View Post
Any list is complete without the king of pop.
A dislike of MJ. Is it because MJ never invited you to his Neverland Ranch or perhaps he did.
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Old December 20 2013, 03:57 AM   #43
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Old December 20 2013, 04:35 AM   #44
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Laura Branigan - Self control





Hall & Oates - Out of touch





Madonna - True Blue






Night Ranger - Sister Christian



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Old December 20 2013, 05:42 AM   #45
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^ Ah, Laura Branigan....
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