New Wave Month Song of the Day #1 – In Too Deep – Dead or Alive

This morning’s song reminds me of an alternative club I used to frequent called Spankys.  The club was one of the first video clubs in the country, with a giant screen hanging above the dance floor that gave the experience of dancing in a club a whole new feel.  I had already been a fan … More New Wave Month Song of the Day #1 – In Too Deep – Dead or Alive

New Wave Month Song of the Day #2 – Brand New Lover – Dead or Alive

We continue the weekend of the three “D’s” with Dead or Alive’s Brand New Lover.  The anthem-like dance tune was the first single off of the band’s follow-up to the Youthquake, Mad, Bad and Dangerous to Know, and at plenty of people stuck in unhappy relationships could identify with it. What I really need to … More New Wave Month Song of the Day #2 – Brand New Lover – Dead or Alive

New Wave Month Song of the Day #3 – Lover Come Back to Me – Dead or Alive

Our third song of the day comes from Pet Burns and the members of Dead or Alive.  It was the second big tune off their smash Youthquake album and I’ve spent more than a little time in my life “kickin’ it right now!” Check out Lover Come Back to Me… I’ve been lying here so … More New Wave Month Song of the Day #3 – Lover Come Back to Me – Dead or Alive

A Weekend of "D’s": Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Dead or Alive

I’ve been noticing in looking through my new wave stuff in my iTunes library that there are several artists I’d love to do multiple song days on, but it’s hard for me to do that on a weekday, while I’m working.  I’ve already posted multiple tunes by The B-52s, Blondie, Talking Heads, Bananrama, and there … More A Weekend of "D’s": Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Dead or Alive