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1984 was pop’s greatest year, says Rolling Stone—and Prince was the best thing about it Local Blog

In a feature just published today, Rolling Stone declares 2014 the 30th anniversary of “pop’s greatest year.” 1984 was “the year that pop stood tallest,” according to several collaborators on a feature listing the 100 best songs of that year. And who stood tallest in 1984? Well, Madonna was pretty good—her “Borderline” comes in at #2. Michael Jackson? […]

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The Rembrandts played the Friends theme at Central Perk Local Blog

This spring the Rembrandts, a Minneapolis group who became ubiquitous in the 90s when they contributed the hit theme song “I’ll Be There For You” to Friends, announced that they’d be a part of the show’s 20th anniversary celebrations. The moment we’ve all been waiting for has finally arrived—no, not Ross and Rachel hooking up, the Rembrandts […]

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