80s music

Songs I Love – An Eclectic Mix #1

The first 2 songs are from the 80s and have just really a cool sound. The last 2 are my 2 favorite songs from the 90s. Enjoy!

The Jesus and Mary Chain – Just Like Honey

Echo and the Bunnymen – Bring on the Dancing Horses

New Radicals – You Get What You Give

Tal Bachman – She’s So High

When 80s icons collide – Molly Ringwald and Jessies Girl


Two 80’s icons collided in my Twitter feed today. John Hughes’s ubermuse Molly Ringwald and Rick Springfield’s hit song “Jessie’s Girl ” are probably in my top ten list of favorite 80’s pop culture icons. I was pretty psyched to read Molly’s tweet about a fictional sequel song to Jessie’s Girl. 
I thought about Pretty in Pink and what that sequel would be like. Would Andie and Blaine have stayed together? Would Duckie have come out?
That’s the beauty of a near perfect film. When the credits roll, you get to write the sequel in your head. 
As for Jessie’s Girl, she never even had a name. She was a fantasy and that only works out in a John Hughes film starring Molly Ringwald.