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Front Row – Tears For Fears
Front Row

Front Row – Tears For Fears

Formed in 1981 by Roland Orzabal and Curt Smith, Tears for Fears was part of the Second British Invasion in the 1980s thanks, in large part, to MTV.

Their album, “Songs from the Big Chair” was released in February 1985 … Read the rest

On the Record: Madonna
On the Record

On the Record: Madonna

In this edition of Soundwaves: On the Record, we highlight not one, but two interviews with Madonna from 1984.

Why two? Because while these interviews are from the same time period, they are two distinctly different sides of the Madonna … Read the rest

The Finch Files: Trumped by Rosie
The Finch Files

The Finch Files: Trumped by Rosie

Singer-songwriter and film and television composer Peter Himmelman and Donald Trump have absolutely nothing in common, except for one thing: they have similar feelings for Rosie O’Donnell. Who knows what The Donald’s problem is? But Himmelman’s issue is completely understandable … Read the rest

On the Record: Cheap Trick
On the Record

On the Record: Cheap Trick

In 1988, Rick Nielsen and Robin Zander from Cheap Trick sat down for this interview with the host of CBC’s Good Rockin’ Tonight, Stu Jefferies.

Over the course of the interview, Rick and Robin discuss their history, the joys of … Read the rest