Tag Archives: Post Punk

Music Like Ideas

Post-Punk was a thing right?  😉  See if you can tell which band this poem alludes to if you can.  Might be fun. Music Like Ideas by Michael Romani Coming from a time when Music sounded like ideas It was … Continue reading

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Sonic Gems: Bauhaus – In the Flat Field

Formed in North Hampton, England Bauhaus was one English post-punk band largely considered one of the first gothic rock groups.  Consisting of Peter Murphy, Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins and David J, the band was known for its dark image and … Continue reading

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Sonic Gems: XTC – Skylarking

Formed in 1972, XTC is an English rock band that was active until 2006.  Led by songwriters Andy Partridge and Colin Moulding, this band emerged from the punk and new wave movements and ranged in style from angular guitar riffs … Continue reading

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Sonic Gems: U2 – The Joshua Tree

Even prior to the Us Festival appearance of U2, I was certain there was a special musical essence to this band.  Some of my harder rocking friends believed that I had lost my way on this one.  All these many … Continue reading

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