Tag Archives: 80’s

NITE JEWEL ft. ZOE KRAVITZ & SAMANTHA URBANI – Don’t Turn Me Away (Rexy Cover)

Samantha Urbani, former lead singer of Brooklyn art-pop band Friends, has spent the last few months recruiting artists to pay tribute to 8o’s leftfield pop duo Rexy with covers of selected tracks from their newly reissued 1981 LP Running Out … Continue reading

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SAMANTHA URBANI – Alien (Rexy Cover)

TSR fave Samantha Urbani (Friends) has announced the formation of her new label URU, whose first release will be the re-issue of the rare 1981 album Running Out of Time by British pop duo Rexy. Additionally, Urbani has recorded her … Continue reading

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All-Star Lineup Covers INXS

Record Club: INXS “Guns In The Sky” from Beck Hansen on Vimeo. St. Vincent, Beck, Liars and Os Mutantes cover one of my all time favorite INXS tracks from Kick, “Guns in the Sky”. Crazy and yes, yes, yes!

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CLOETTA PARIS – ‘Cry Just a Little Bit (Shakin Stevens cover)’

Cloetta Paris has a new cover Shakin’ Stevens’ “Cry Just a Little Bit” for the forthcoming Rewind vol. 1 compilation. The 80’s cover project features artists such as Dragonette, Purple Crush, Lismore, Pink Skull, Cannonball Jane, FrankMusik and many, many … Continue reading

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ELECTRIC TUNNELSThis Saturday Night in Brooklyn

Hey Bushwick! The Sky Report presents Electric Tunnels, Bushwick’s only (as far as I know) 80’s/electro/new wave dance party. The fun goes down this Saturday, March 8th at the Northeast Kingdom Lounge – 10:15 – 2am-ish. DJ’s Paleboy (yours truly) … Continue reading

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TUESDAY THROWBACK – THE B-52’S

So, I’m introducing a new weekly series…Tuesday Throwback…and no one better to kick it off with than THE B-52’S. With a new album on the way and the upcoming Halloween show in NYC with THE RAPTURE, let’s dig in to … Continue reading

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