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One Random Single a Day #114: “Borderline” (1983) by Madonna

Some time ago, I decided to go on a musical journey of sorts by way of Madonna’s entire studio discography. While I can’t exactly pinpoint the definite reasoning of why I chose this task and landed on Madonna of all … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #87: “Such a Shame” (1983) by Talk Talk

Ah man, I really love Talk Talk. Or at the very least, I really love The Spirit of Eden, which is definitely one of my favorite albums of the 80s – but I’ll probably get into that phase of their career … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #84: “Games People Play” (1983) by Sweet G

I love stumbling upon old-school rap from the early days. For some reason, much more than almost any kind of music, stumbling upon a little known older rap jam feels so much like finding an unsung relic, a diamond in … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day #50: “White Horse” (1983) by Laid Back

Although I initially embarked upon the One Random Single challenge in an attempt to broaden my tastes with some new and interesting music, today’s song makes the case that sometimes writing about familiar songs can be just as pleasing, if … Continue reading

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One Random Single a Day: “Vroeg of Laat” (1983) by Toontje Lager

I always figured when doing this Random Single a Day challenge that the ones with lyrics I don’t fully understand would be the hardest to review. And such is the case with today’s song, which is completely in Dutch, a language … Continue reading

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