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Pop Rewind: The Buggles “Video Killed the Radio Star”

On August 1, 1981 at 12:01 AM, a new era in music was born. With more bands beginning to make videos to accompany their songs, a new network calling itself MTV (Music Television) decided the world was ready for a 24-hour music video station.  Appropriately, the first song they aired was “Video Killed the Radio Star” by new-wave act The Buggles. By the time this bit of history occurred, “Video […]


Gold Fields “Black Sun” –Album Review

Astralwerks (2013)

As the latest band to further cement Australia’s reputation as the hotbed of indie-disco talent, it seems fair to say that Gold Fields aren’t short on confidence. The quintet initially recorded debut album Black Sun with producers Mickey Petralia (Ladytron, Peaches) and Scott Horscroft (Sleepy Jackson, Silverchair), before deciding that actually, they could do the whole record entirely themselves. Ditching the glamour of Los Angeles for the mundanity of a […]