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_testify_ Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jul-28-06 02:45 PM
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23. hey gee!
I liked 'Wishing' better by them!

How have you been? Frequenting th pub still?
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  -What song embodies 80's "New Wave" more so than any song? Taverner  Jul-28-06 02:06 PM   #0 
  - ?  Bornaginhooligan   Jul-28-06 02:07 PM   #1 
  - Everything by New Order, OMD, or Crowded House.  _testify_   Jul-28-06 02:07 PM   #2 
  - No way.  Iniquitous Bunny   Jul-28-06 02:22 PM   #5 
     - Give me an example of what you consider New Wave?  _testify_   Jul-28-06 02:25 PM   #6 
     - Devo  Iniquitous Bunny   Jul-28-06 02:39 PM   #12 
     - Yeah, New Order are pretty decidedly new wave...  primate1   Jul-28-06 02:41 PM   #15 
     - I came of age in the late 80's.  Iniquitous Bunny   Jul-28-06 03:54 PM   #43 
        - Aah. You dated "Joy Division" guy.  fudge stripe cookays   Jul-28-06 08:12 PM   #72 
     - Okay I see where we differ  _testify_   Jul-28-06 02:42 PM   #18 
     - Speaking of post punk,... here's a link to great interview with author  zonkers   Jul-28-06 03:17 PM   #31 
        - Neat, listening now.  primate1   Jul-28-06 03:59 PM   #45 
     - Talking Heads?  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:21 PM   #80 
     - I'll settle this.  Finnfan   Jul-28-06 08:10 PM   #70 
     - Agreed. Crowded House? New Wave? Uh uh...  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:15 PM   #79 
  - Devo's "Whip It"  Yavin4   Jul-28-06 02:08 PM   #3 
  - I liked "Girl U Want" better.  primate1   Jul-28-06 02:42 PM   #16 
  - Definitely have to agree...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 02:43 PM   #19 
  - Devo = the awesome  primate1   Jul-28-06 03:05 PM   #29 
  - But, "Whip It" Was Greatly Imitated  Yavin4   Jul-28-06 02:52 PM   #26 
     - Oh, I know what was being asked.  primate1   Jul-28-06 03:08 PM   #30 
  - "Jerkin' Back 'n' Forth"  94114_San_Francisco   Jul-28-06 03:47 PM   #42 
  - "defined" should be shared with Gary Numan's "Cars".  CanuckAmok   Jul-28-06 07:56 PM   #62 
  - Guess I had a different take on New Wave  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-28-06 02:19 PM   #4 
  - "London Calling", definitely not new wave...  primate1   Jul-28-06 02:40 PM   #13 
     - That was always my take on it  Oeditpus Rex   Jul-28-06 02:44 PM   #21 
     - Wikipedia has a pretty decent entry on it...  primate1   Jul-28-06 03:04 PM   #28 
        - delete  Jara sang   Jul-28-06 08:10 PM   #68 
     - 876-5309...if you know what this is, you lived during that time. LOL nt  Javaman   Jul-28-06 05:00 PM   #53 
     - Sorry, the number you have dialed is out of service.  KamaAina   Jul-28-06 07:57 PM   #63 
     - takes me back to the school bus - listening to that song  OhioBlue   Jul-28-06 08:17 PM   #75 
     - I know it and it came out three years before I was born.  primate1   Jul-29-06 12:59 AM   #103 
     - I was just about to say the same thing. "Tainted Love", to me, is  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:24 PM   #81 
  - That one sums up the video phenomenon...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 02:26 PM   #7 
  - "Cars" Gary Newman  ceile   Jul-28-06 02:26 PM   #8 
  - THANK YOU  idgiehkt   Jul-28-06 05:22 PM   #57 
  - Ahh, Gary Numan.  Ariana Celeste   Jul-28-06 07:55 PM   #61 
     - I saw his come-back tour a few years ago....  CanuckAmok   Jul-28-06 08:05 PM   #66 
     - That's awesome!!  Ariana Celeste   Jul-28-06 08:10 PM   #69 
     - It was for "Exile"  CanuckAmok   Jul-28-06 08:14 PM   #73 
        - LOL  Ariana Celeste   Jul-28-06 08:17 PM   #76 
     - When I was a college dj in the early 80's I used to play Gary Neuman  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:26 PM   #82 
     - Absolutely Ariana  querelle   Jul-28-06 08:17 PM   #74 
  - "She Blinded Me With Science" Thomas Dolby  janesez   Jul-28-06 02:26 PM   #9 
  - One song that hits it most...*I got you* by split enzs  atomic-fly   Jul-28-06 02:30 PM   #10 
  - Can you believe that song came out in the 70s?  _testify_   Jul-28-06 02:43 PM   #20 
     - 79...ok it still counts!  atomic-fly   Jul-28-06 02:45 PM   #24 
  - De Do Do Do, De Da Da Da - The Police  WoodyTobiasJr   Jul-28-06 02:38 PM   #11 
  - "She Talks In Stereo"  Throd   Jul-28-06 02:41 PM   #14 
  - I Ran by Flock of Seagulls  gollygee   Jul-28-06 02:42 PM   #17 
  - OMG I forgot about that song!  janesez   Jul-28-06 02:44 PM   #22 
  - hey gee!  _testify_   Jul-28-06 02:45 PM   #23 
  - I was thinking more a long the lines of "Space Age Love Song"  idgiehkt   Jul-28-06 05:15 PM   #56 
  - That's my pick  MrScorpio   Jul-29-06 03:06 PM   #112 
  - "Dancing In Heaven" (Orbital Bebop)......Q-Feel.....  Tikki   Jul-28-06 02:52 PM   #25 
  - I can't believe nobody has mentioned Depeche Mode  alcibiades_mystery   Jul-28-06 02:55 PM   #27 
  - I'm with you.  MaggieSwanson   Jul-28-06 11:51 PM   #100 
  - "Hungry Like The Wolf"...  ALiberalSailor   Jul-28-06 03:18 PM   #32 
  - Hmmm  MadHound   Jul-28-06 03:19 PM   #33 
  - How 'bout "99 Luftballoons"? n/t  SteppingRazor   Jul-28-06 03:19 PM   #34 
  - Let's see, New Wave, I guess Walking on Sunshine  new_beawr   Jul-28-06 03:21 PM   #35 
  - Rock Lobster.  zonkers   Jul-28-06 03:33 PM   #36 
  - Wow, I was just googling an old new wave song,Another Girl, Another Planet  zonkers   Jul-28-06 03:36 PM   #38 
  - I tend to think of 'New Wave' as more of a late '70's musical movement...  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-28-06 03:36 PM   #37 
  - You have nailed what I think is new wave. Where does Jonothan Richmond  zonkers   Jul-28-06 03:44 PM   #41 
     - Jonathan Richmond and the Modern Lovers...definitely New Wave  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-28-06 03:57 PM   #44 
        - Makes sense except when I think of a timeline. Didnt some new wave predate  zonkers   Jul-28-06 04:02 PM   #47 
           - Not so much, really...  Spider Jerusalem   Jul-28-06 04:07 PM   #48 
              - What a cool scene it was.  zonkers   Jul-28-06 04:18 PM   #49 
  - Modern English-"I Melt with You"  Dulcinea   Jul-28-06 03:41 PM   #39 
  - Gee, didn't they use that song...  regnaD kciN   Jul-29-06 06:35 AM   #105 
  - Human League - "Don't You Want Me?"  94114_San_Francisco   Jul-28-06 03:42 PM   #40 
  - See? It's impossible to agree on any one song...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 04:00 PM   #46 
  - psycho killer by talking heads  pitohui   Jul-28-06 04:23 PM   #50 
  - a song from 1977? I guess they were prophets :)  taterguy   Jul-28-06 04:46 PM   #52 
  - Several good choices here..  sendero   Jul-28-06 04:42 PM   #51 
  - they have a new wave sound to them, but a bit edgy  atomic-fly   Jul-28-06 05:13 PM   #55 
     - Duchess..  sendero   Jul-28-06 05:22 PM   #58 
  - Metallica's "Ride the Lightning"  Benfea   Jul-28-06 05:05 PM   #54 
  - Whichever SUCKS the most is the one that embodies New Wave best.  Rabrrrrrr   Jul-28-06 05:31 PM   #59 
  - Already is. But anything beats another year/decade of 70s worship.  CanuckAmok   Jul-28-06 08:07 PM   #67 
  - Why do you hate America??  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:31 PM   #83 
  - I say Men Without Hats "The Safety Dance"! n/t  Megahurtz   Jul-28-06 07:43 PM   #60 
  - .  arwalden   Jul-28-06 07:59 PM   #64 
  - Tainted Love by Soft Cell  Liberal Veteran   Jul-28-06 08:00 PM   #65 
  - West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys  Jara sang   Jul-28-06 08:12 PM   #71 
  - I've got a few more...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 09:00 PM   #77 
  - Wild Sex...  _testify_   Jul-28-06 09:42 PM   #88 
     - I freakin' LOVE Oingo Boingo...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 09:47 PM   #89 
        - I love Not My Slave.  _testify_   Jul-28-06 09:48 PM   #90 
           - Damn! Forgot about that one.  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 09:50 PM   #91 
              - Are you sure you're not my gf posting from the other room?  _testify_   Jul-28-06 09:51 PM   #92 
                 - Hmmmm....  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 09:52 PM   #94 
                    - Likewise!  _testify_   Jul-28-06 09:55 PM   #95 
                       - I saw Oingo Boingo at a street festival in 1982...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 09:57 PM   #96 
                          - Don't get mad.  _testify_   Jul-28-06 09:58 PM   #97 
                          - That's OK!  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-28-06 10:01 PM   #98 
                             - I wish I was older during the 80s  _testify_   Jul-28-06 10:02 PM   #99 
                          - Alan Thicke used to have an afternoon chat/variety show in Canada....  CanuckAmok   Jul-29-06 01:13 AM   #104 
                             - I heard about that awful Alan Thicke show...  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-29-06 07:11 AM   #107 
                                - You don't need to say "awful". Saying "Alan Thicke" implies awful.  CanuckAmok   Jul-29-06 11:19 AM   #108 
                                   - ROFLMAO!  NewWaveChick1981   Jul-29-06 02:55 PM   #111 
  - I don't really know what songs embodied the "new wave"  OhioBlue   Jul-28-06 09:06 PM   #78 
  - Aztec Camera version, right?  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:32 PM   #84 
     - My 2nd favorite "band".  Finnfan   Jul-28-06 09:40 PM   #86 
        - When I saw him, he did "Birth of the True" with just an acoustic  driver8   Jul-28-06 09:51 PM   #93 
  - "The Cutter" by Echo & The Bunnymen. n/t  CrabbyPatty   Jul-28-06 09:33 PM   #85 
  - I hope it doesn't come back  outofbounds   Jul-28-06 09:42 PM   #87 
  - Take on Me..... Ah Ha....  WCGreen   Jul-28-06 11:57 PM   #101 
  - I'll say "Call Me" by Blondie  njdemocrat106   Jul-29-06 12:07 AM   #102 
  - What, no Psychedelic Furs...?  regnaD kciN   Jul-29-06 06:37 AM   #106 
  - "Don't you forget about me"  Hardhead   Jul-29-06 12:01 PM   #109 
  - "In the Air Tonight" -Phil Collins  DemsRBetterLovers   Jul-29-06 12:45 PM   #110 
 

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