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  1. Looking for not-sad songs in a minor keyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 30 | Ask MetaFilter

    ... Some examples of things that would work: Being for the Benefit of Mr. Kite - The Beatles Jerk It Out - Caesars Venus - Shocking Blue Lobster - The Jack Rubies I've seen this question but it's from 2005 and the songs are in a minor key, but most of ...

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  2. Meet Venus the chihuahua, the CultureMap pet of the weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2018 | CultureMap

    Name: Venus, as in tennis great Venus Williams, statuesque Venus de Milo, disc jockey great Venus Flytrap, "Venus" by Shocking Blue, and former Miss America Venus Ramey. Speaking of that silly, irrelevant beauty contest, isn't it time for the Miss America beauty contest to go bye-bye? How many more nails in its coffin do they need? Even with recent "advances," you know there's something wrong when you see one man surrounded by 51 women being judged on TV.

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  3. 3WA 2018 #33: Rick Springfield - TaoRead the original story

    Aug 17, 2018 | Greyduck.net

    ... "My Father's Chair" isn't bad but it is kind of sad and depressing. I considered picking one of the newer releases, Venus In Overdrive , as a "hey this guy's still in the game" selection. I'm not sure it's a great introduction to his work, though, ...

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  4. 13 Pop, Rock and Jazz Concerts to Check Out in N.Y.C. This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2018 | The New York Times

    ... to give pop's biggest trends some edge. He will perform at PS1's Warm Up series in the afternoon alongside the D.J.s Venus X and Asmara and the rapper Valee; then, he'll reunite with Venus X and Asmara at Elsewhere for the former's GHE20GH0T1K ...

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  5. Bill's Indie Basement (3/9): the week in classic indie, college rock, and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Brooklynvegan

    ... like you're there. This week we've got the second album from Portland post-punks Lithics , a reissue of Cleaners from Venus frontman Martin Newell 's great 1993 solo album The Greatest Living Englishman ; a band from Paris everyone can love; shouty ...

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  6. Review: Bananarama @ The Novo, February 20, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Losanjealous

    ... "'Taint what you do (It's how you do it)", were included in the set. The biggest cover of all though, of course, is "Venus," which has more or less become the definitive take of the original by Shocking Blue. It's the peak of the set, held for near ...

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  7. BananaramaRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2018 | LA Weekly

    ... Motown singles as "He Was Really Sayin' Somethin'" were unexpectedly mesmerizing. And while the trio's hit remake of "Venus" was fairly lightweight compared with the more rocking original version by The Shocking Blue, it nonetheless introduced the ...

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  8. Bananarama singer Siobhan Fahey accuses ex-producers of sexismRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... selling 40million records, and in 1986, Bananarama made them their main producers after working on the smash hit Venus together. But in an interview with Attitude magazine, Miss Fahey, who recently reunited with her former bandmates for Bananarama's ...

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  9. 'Sexism' drove me out of Bananarama, says Siobhan FaheyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | Daily Mail

    ... selling 40million records, and in 1986, Bananarama made them their main producers after working on the smash hit Venus together. But in an interview with Attitude magazine, Miss Fahey, who recently reunited with her former bandmates for Bananarama's ...

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