2017: Year in Music
United State of Pop from DJ Earworm — this year’s mashup is titled “How We Do It” Summer hits of 2017 by T10MO And a mashup of Trap, Bass and EDM music Continue reading 2017: Year in Music
2016: Year in Music
DJ Earworm presents United States of Pop 2016: Into Pieces You Came for 2016 by Adamusic T10MO — Hits of 2016 Continue reading 2016: Year in Music
David Bowie 1947 – 2016
David Robert Jones died yesterday at age 69 — which seems way too young. I had no idea he was fighting liver cancer (which is reported as the cause of his death). I wouldn’t say Bowie is my favorite artist ever but you couldn’t help but be impressed by the vitality of his career. I have favorite songs from all parts of his career but … Continue reading David Bowie 1947 – 2016
2015: The Year in Pop Music
2015 Pop Danthology Part 1 Part 2 DJ Earworm’s United State of Pop for 2015 Continue reading 2015: The Year in Pop Music
Oingo Boingo: Danny Elfman
The artistic genius, the driving force, the hub of Oingo Boingo is unquestionably Danny Elfman. Others made key contributions to the sound of the band but there would be no oingo in the boingo with Elfman. He put out a solo album which for all intents and purposes is another Oingo Boingo album. The fact that the theater troupe transformed into the rock band and … Continue reading Oingo Boingo: Danny Elfman
Oingo Boingo: The Mystic Knights Of
The pop band Oingo Boingo started off an basically an experimental avant garde theatre troupe called the Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo. When I was growing up I just missed this phase of the band and in the pre-Internet era tracking down “knowledge” of all aspects of the band was not just a badge of your “fandom” of the band — it was hard. … Continue reading Oingo Boingo: The Mystic Knights Of
Oingo Boingo: Weird Science
The Mystic Knights of the Oingo Boingo was the sound track to my years in highschool and some of college. For those of us growing up listening to KROQ one would think Oingo Boingo was really popular and they were, but after moving to the East Coast as an adult it was interesting to learn it was actually a bit of a west coast phenomenon. … Continue reading Oingo Boingo: Weird Science
New Wave Mania #6: Sounds Like Science!
Heard this on the satellite radio the other day: While we’re listening to Dolby might as well throw in Hyperactive! Continue reading New Wave Mania #6: Sounds Like Science!
I missed Pomplamoose on the East Coast swing of its tour. Have to make more of an effort to see them live soon… Continue reading Pomplamoose!