I heard Kate Bush on the radio the other day and the idea for this post sprang into my head. I’ve already written about Janis Joplin, Linda Ronstadt, Chrissie Hynde, Bonnie Raitt, Sister Rosetta Tharpe, and pioneer band Fanny. (Stevie Nicks will have her day.) … Continue reading Let Us Now Praise the Women. Who. Rock!
The third in a random series of posts on how we listen to music. Part 1 is here, part 2 is here. Try though I might, I can’t remember anything specific music-wise about the year 1981. New wave had been around for a couple of … Continue reading Radio, Radio (3) MTV to CD