Archive for the ‘Flashback’ Category

“it’s hard to rely on my good intentions
when my head’s full of things that i can’t mention
seems i usually get things right
but i can’t understand what i did last night”


Before Bjork became the woman that attacked the reporter in a Thailand airport, she was the lead singer for alternative and progressive punk band The Sugarcubes.  Love her or hate her, she still has one of the best and most unique voices in music.  Check out “Motorcrash.”


Good times for a change
See, the luck I’ve had
Can make a good man
Turn bad

So please please please
Let me, let me, let me
Let me get what I want
This time

Haven’t had a dream in a long time
See, the life I’ve had
Can make a good man bad

So for once in my life
Let me get what I want
Lord knows, it would be the first time
Lord knows, it would be the first time

The piercing.  The mullet mohawk.  The braids. 

Twenty-three year old Jane Child hit the gritty streets of the East Village, came upon Ellis Island, and rode the subway in the video for her biggest, albeit only, hit from 1990. 

Electropop and new wave at its finest.

Oh, you’ve got green eyes
Oh, you’ve got blue eyes
Oh, you’ve got grey eyes
And I’ve never seen anyone quite like you before
No, I’ve never met anyone quite like you before

Mugshot by LastFm

I miss them. This can play on repeat for hours.

The only great thing to come out of Jane’s Addiction’s break-up…Porno for Pyro’s “Pets.”

Hooked from the first second…

Ian Curtis, vocalist of Joy Division…you were awesome.  Curtis hung himself 29 years ago today, at the age of 23….this song continues to be one of the best ever.