Radio Creme Brulee is an internet radio station that showcases an eclectic assortment of pop/rock music from both sides of the Atlantic alongside guilty pleasures, forgotten gems, and radio staples from the 80s, 90s, and 00s. This station does not feature much hip-hop or hard rock.
For many of us, music is a reminder of times or phases of significance in our lives. The songs together form soundtracks to the various emotions and experiences that define certain periods of our lives. But the age of a song evokes a differ...
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Aug 2014
When people use the term “rock and roll” in the context of music today, it is never clear what exactly they are referring to. In our article titled “Poets Of The Fall prove that rock is NOT dead”, we highlighted that the Finnish roc...
22
Aug 2014
In an interview back in the 90s, Duran Duran lead singer Simon LeBon admitted that New Romantics act Spandau Ballet was their most direct rival – on the music charts as well as in British pop culture. For the generation that remembers...
16
Aug 2014
This review is by our guest blogger Kenneth Johnson . Singer, songwriter and best-selling author Belinda Carlisle performed some of her and The Go-Go’s biggest hits at North Halsted Market Days street festival in Chicago Saturday Night Au...
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Aug 2014
Pop duos, while relatively rare these days, used to be permanent fixtures in the commercial music scene of yesteryear. Noteworthy examples include Hall & Oates, Tears For Fears, Wham, Savage Garden, Erasure, and the Pet Shop Boys. Inter...
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Aug 2014
Back in 1981, MTV paved the way for a whole new art form – an art form that would become one of the defining blueprints for an entire decade’s pop culture. The music video enabled a layering of imagery over pop music that was often crea...
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Jul 2014