Well, today is the last day of February and tomorrow begins New Wave Month here on John’s World. New Wave music came as a direct result of the death of disco and punk in the late 70’s, early 80’s, and the new genre sort of melded the two, with danceable songs that had a punk edge … More Flashback Friday Song of the Day – I Wanna Be Sedated – The Ramones
I’ve got a lot of songs that will forever remind me, at least somewhat, of my visit to Chile. Here’s one that my pal Jorge karaoked to on my last night there. He did a pretty good job, too, though not as good as ABBA… Waterloo ABBA 1974 from alan vaissel on Vimeo.
In honor of KISS making it to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (and way deservedly so!), I share with you one of my all-time favorite KISS songs. This song was originally written for Rod Stewart (who I am sure would have done a great job with it!), but kept by KISS as a … More Song of the Day – Hard Luck Woman – KISS
When I saw Paul Stanley’s name at the top of the trending list on Yahoo a little while ago, of course I had to check. I hoped with the greatest of hope that nothing bad happened to him, but I also noticed that the band KISS was at number four on the same trending list, … More KISS Headed to Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
argenteam We begin Thanksgiving Week with a song that’s universally recognized and almost impossible not to sing along to. The song was featured prominently in the hilarious film, The Birdcage, which I watched last night for the umpteenth time, and it goes perfectly with the theme of the week. So Happy Monday everybody. Enjoy! Sister … More Song of the Day – We Are Family – Sister Sledge
I subscribe to a page on Facebook called Disco, Soul Gold and they posted this picture the other day which led me to an afternoon of Diana Ross music and lots of reminiscing. That was Tuesday, I believe, and I already knew from then that I’d be putting up a Diana Ross video for Flashback Friday. … More Flashback Friday Song of the Day – It’s My House – Diana Ross
Wait a minute baby Stay with me awhile Said you’d give me light But you never told me bout the fire.. the complex There is a character in the new American Horror Story series, The Coven, who is a witch named Misty Day (played by Lily Rabe). Misty lives in the swamp and absolutely idolizes … More Flashback Friday Song of the Day – Sara – Fleetwood Mac