Archive for Musical throwback Thursday

U2 – Where The Streets Have No Name

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 22, 2021 by getbent57

U2_Where_The_Streets_Have_No_NameThat day of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  It has been a long time since I have picked a U2 song.  The pick this time is the classic Where The Streets Have No Name.  Which is off their 1987 album The Joshua Tree.  You can see the very famous video > here or below.

Eiffel 65 – Europop

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , , on July 15, 2021 by getbent57

Eiffel_65_EuropopOnce again it is musical throwback Thursday.  While Move Your Body and Blue (Da Ba Dee) are the biggest hits by Eiffel 65.  Which are off their 1999 album Europop.  There is another song off that album I like just as much and shares the same name, Europop.  There is on official music video but you can give it a listen > here or below.

The Good, The Bad And The Ugly – The Danish National Symphony Orchestra

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , on July 8, 2021 by getbent57

The_Good_The_Bad_And_The_UglyThat day of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  Picking something different this time.  It is a very famous theme song to a movie, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.  Have never seen the full movie but know the song very well.  Which happens to be called the same, The Good, The Bad and The Ugly.  This version here is done by the Danish National Symphony Orchestra in 2018.  You can see it > here or below.

Buffalo Springfield – For What It’s Worth

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , , on June 24, 2021 by getbent57

Buffalo_SpringfieldThat day of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  Heading back to the 60’s again.  The pick this time is For What It’s Worth by Buffalo Springfield.  This is a very famous song that has been used in many movies.  It is off their first album, self titled, Buffalo Springfield.  You can give it a listen > here or below.

Motörhead – Ace Of Spades

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 17, 2021 by getbent57

Motörhead_Ace_Of_SpadesOnce again it is musical throwback Thursday.  Pick a faster and heaver song this week.  It is Ace of Spades by Motorhead.  There was a time where this song was used a lot in video games.  This was released in 1980 off their album of the same name, Ace of Spades.  The song is a true classic.  You can give it a listen/watch > here or below.

Golden Earring – Radar Love

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on June 10, 2021 by getbent57

Golden_Earring_Radar_LoveThat day of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  The pick this time is Radar Love by Golden Earring.  I remember this song the most from when it was used in an older episode of The Simpsons.  It was released in 1973, off their album Moontan.  This is a classic rock but think it would be released today and still be awesome.  You can give it a listen/watch > here or below.

Del Shannon — Runaway

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , on June 3, 2021 by getbent57

Del_Shannon_RunawayThat time of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  Once again sticking with the 60’s theme.  The pick this time is Runaway by Del Shannon.  This very famous song has been covered many times but this original is still the best.  It is off his 1961 album Runaway with Del Shannon.  You gave give it a listen/watch > here or below.

Petula Clark — Downtown

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , on May 27, 2021 by getbent57

Petula_Clark_DowntownTime again for musical throwback Thursday.  Sticking with the 60’s theme again this week.  The pick is Downtown by Petula Clark.  There are other versions by other singers but think this one is the best.  This is off her 1965 album of the same name, Downtown.  You can give it a watch/listen > here or below. Classic never age.

The Byrds — Turn! Turn! Turn!

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , on May 20, 2021 by getbent57

The_Byrds_Turn!_Turn!_Turn!That day of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  Am picking an oldie but a really good one.  It is Turn! Turn! Turn! by The Byrds.  This is a classic for sure.  Can’t remember hearing for the first time but think it must have been a show or a movie.  The song is off their 1965 album of the same name, Turn! Turn! Turn!.  Think what makes this song hold up so well is the harmonies.  You can give it a watch/listen > here or below.

Men At Work – Down Under

Posted in Just something to say, Videos with tags , , , , , , , , , on May 13, 2021 by getbent57

Men_At_Work_Down_UnderThat time of the week again, musical throwback Thursday.  Am sticking the 80’s theme.  This time it’s another classic.  Down Under by Men At Work.  This was released in 1981 off their album Business as Usual.  Think it hold up well.  As for the music video > here or below.  It’s classic cheesy 80’s.