Category: 90’s Music

Stay By Me

I know that you are all familiar with the quirky 80’s synthpop stylings of the Eurythmics, but have you kept up with what Annie Lennox has been up to since then (besides aging with great panache?) I’m happy to report that she had no trouble … Continue reading Stay By Me

Stay Away

Performances like this one by Nirvana provoked “get off my lawn!” reactions from the cultural gatekeepers in 1992; now they’re comfortably ensconced on Classic Rock radio alongside the big boys. Probably not what Kurt Cobain intended for himself, but if there’s one everlasting truth about … Continue reading Stay Away

Stay Awake

You will know by now where my tastes mostly lie, and you will know some of my unexpected guilty pleasures. People are surprised to find out I like Iron Maiden, and they’re even more shocked to discover my taste for 90’s acid house music. I … Continue reading Stay Awake

Stateside

Tin Machine asked and answered the question, what would happen if David Bowie was in a band where he let the other guy sing sometimes? The answer was that audiences were not clamoring to hear the soulful belting of David Bowie’s drummer. It was the … Continue reading Stateside

Statement

And as for records that I haven’t stopped listening to, Black Uhuru’s Iron Storm is one. I’ve been listening to that one since it came out in 1991, and it hasn’t become less relevant. Somehow, although political comedy becomes dated and unfunny within months, political … Continue reading Statement