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  1. Nick Lowe liked the mischief, not sound of Punk25 minutes | MontclairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 15 | NorthJersey.com

    ... rock and power pop, the latter a jangly British new wave that is most easily recognized, but poorly represented by The Knack's "My Sharona." In the case of punk, Lowe felt the relationship was in spirit, not style. "That real crashy stuff," Lowe ...

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  2. Joe Russo's Almost Dead Covers Radiohead, Welcomes Katie Jacoby ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 13 | JamBase

    ... since April 22, 2015 - a span of 100 shows. Metzger then led a "Black Throated Wind" that featured a jam on The Knack's "My Sharona." JRAD didn't finish "Black Throated Wind" and instead ended the set with a "Scarlet Begonias"> "West L.A. Fadeaway" ...

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  3. The more you like "No Diggity," the more likely you are to be a psychopath study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 4 | Salon

    ... on tests designed to identify psychopathic tendencies, . The study also found that Sia's "Tantrum" and The Knack's "My Sharona" were most enjoyed by people with the lowest psychopathic ratings. "The media portrays psychopaths as axe ...

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  4. Psychopaths Prefer This Type of MusicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 2 | PsyBlog

    In contrast, pop songs like "My Sharona" by The Knack and "Titanium" by Sia were linked to the lowest levels of psychopathy.

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  5. Study finds psychopaths prefer rap music over classicalRead the original story

    Jan 10, 2017 | Newkerala.com

    ... 'Lose Yourself' and Blackstreet's 'No Diggity', according to News.com.au The participants who were fans of The Knack's 'My Sharona' and Sia's 'Titanium' had the lowest psychopathic scores. The study is attempting to find a way to easily identify ...

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  6. Your Choice In Music Could Determine If You're A PsychopathRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 27 | WOCL-FM Orlando

    ... Lose Yourself rated highly too. On the other end, whatever their other personality traits might be, fans of The Knack's My Sharona and Sia's Titanium were among the least psychopathic. The volunteers were all young and educated but came from ...

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  7. How to Spot a Psychopath: Music Taste Can Offer CluesRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 27 | Medical Daily

    ... for psychopaths' favorite songs. On the other hand, those with the least psychopathic tendencies tended to like The Knack's "My Sharona" and Sia's "Titanium," The Guardian reported. However, psychologist Pascal Wallisch, who led the research, tells ...

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  8. Revealed: The songs psychopaths loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... were big fans of Blackstreet's No Diggity and Eminem's Lose Yourself. Meanwhile, volunteers who were fans of The Knack's My Sharona and Sia's Titanium had the lowest psychopathic scores. The study is attempting to find a way to easily identify ...

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  9. Watch Royal Blood c-c-cover a oeMy SharonaaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | KIBZ-FM Lincoln

    Royal Blood offered their take on The Knack 's 1979 number-one hit "My Sharona" during their appearance on the BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge Tuesday. You can watch the performance now on YouTube .

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  10. Your favorite song could reveal if you're a psychopathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | New York Post

    ... scores were big fans of Blackstreet's "No Diggity" and Eminem's "Lose Yourself." Volunteers who were fans of The Knack's "My Sharona" and Sia's "Titanium" had the lowest psychopathic scores. The study is attempting to find a way to easily identify ...

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  11. How your music taste could reveal if you're a psychopathRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 26 | Daily Mail

    ... and Lose Yourself by Eminem. In contrast, people with the lowest psychopath scores prefered pop songs, including The Knack's My Sharona, and Sia's Titanium. While the findings are yet to be unpublished, the researchers now hope to launch a larger ...

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  12. Generation Free Lunch, time to get a j-o-bRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 22 | Chicago Tribune

    ... Some of these jobs were fun. Some of them were tedious. Some involved being forced to listen to "My Sharona" by The Knack over and over again on a sandwich-shop speaker system while developing a phobia of cold cuts that has lasted to this day. But ...

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  13. Generation Free Lunch?by Heather Wilhelm Last week, an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 21 | National Review Online

    ... Some of these jobs were fun. Some of them were tedious. Some involved being forced to listen to "My Sharona" by The Knack over and over again on a sandwich-shop speaker system while developing a phobia of cold cuts that has lasted to this day. But ...

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  14. Foo Fighters to tour Australia and NZRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2017 | The Mercury

    ... Stones, AC/DC, David Bowie together with cheesy rock classics such as The Vapors' track Turning Japanese and The Knack's My Sharona. For their return in 2018, Grohl and Hawkins will be joined by the rest of the Foo Fighters to play their new music ...

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  15. Shawarma: the staple of Ottawa cuisineRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... aka Adel Azzi, is loud and brash, with a tricked-out van and purple robes. His theme song, sung to the tune of The Knack's My Sharona, is "I am the Garlic King, I can do anything! My shawarma! Give me some garlic with some special sauce, and I want ...

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  16. The Harrowing Events of America's Last Total Solar EclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 19, 2017 | Yahoo!

    The last time a total solar eclipse swung by the United States, the country was mired in the Cold War, Jimmy Carter was president, and The Knack's "My Sharona" ruled the airwaves. That eclipse just razed the northwest part of the nation, traveling from Oregon through the tip of North Dakota before moving into Canada.

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  17. How Oklahomans reacted to the 1979 total solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... the year was 1979. Jimmy Carter was president. A gallon of gasoline cost less than a dollar. "My Sharona" by The Knack was the Billboard Hot 100 song of the year. Sony introduced the Walkman, and ESPN debuted as the nation's first 24-hour sports ...

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  18. Dany Laj and the Looks sink their hooks into power popRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... not clear? Laj suggests the best-known power-pop outfits may be '70s hitmakers like Cheap Trick (Surrender) and the Knack (My Sharona). And it's alive and well, notes Laj, who mentions current Montreal practitioners like Pale Lips and the Sick ...

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  19. What makes for the perfect song of the summer?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | Canada.com

    Looking for lasting value in a " song of the summer " is like hoping for epic romance in a fling. It's no surprise the term entered the lexicon in reference to a one-hit wonder: The Knack, whose "My Sharona" was described by Toronto critic Liam Lacey, back in 1981, as "the runaway song of the summer" from two years prior.

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  20. Review: David Ford puts the world to rights with passionate Norwich Arts Centre performanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Evening News

    ... album standout track I Don't Care What You Call Me. Somewhat bizarrely, the set is rounded off which a cover of The Knack's My Sharona, which the band tear through energetically. At the Arts Centre, David Ford proved that as far as musicians go, ...

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