#ThrowbackTunesday: Episode 9

Time once again to hop in our pop DeLorean and rewind back to the UK chart hits from five points in the last 25 years in this exact week with #ThrowbackTunesday.  As always, before we get to this week's featured song, let's see who's on this week's Spotify playlist... 1993: Suede - Animal Nitrate 1998: … Continue reading #ThrowbackTunesday: Episode 9

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#SongoftheWeek: Melanie C – ‘Room for Love’

ARTIST: Melanie C SONG: Room for Love SO ALEX, WHY IS THIS YOUR SONG OF THE WEEK? For her 28th solo single (yes, it's that many now for those keeping count), the artist formerly known as Sporty's offered up one of the best cuts from her seventh studio album, 'Version of Me', that came out … Continue reading #SongoftheWeek: Melanie C – ‘Room for Love’

A #CrazyStupidPlaylist Special: 20 Years of the Spice Girls (Part 2 – Solo Spices)

As we left the first part, we touched on the release of "Viva Forever" being - at the time at least - the Spice Girls' final single as a five piece before Geri walked out of the group in May 1998. Though the Spices would go onto release one final album together - the much … Continue reading A #CrazyStupidPlaylist Special: 20 Years of the Spice Girls (Part 2 – Solo Spices)

A #CrazyStupidPlaylist Special: 20 Years of the Spice Girls (Part 1 – Their Greatest Hits)

Picture the scene exactly 20 years ago, in July 1996. Pop has never mattered the least in such a long time. Take That have split, and neither Gary Barlow nor Robbie Williams are yet emerging with viable solo prospects. Oasis and Blur, the two heavyweights of Britpop, are the main games in town. And Peter … Continue reading A #CrazyStupidPlaylist Special: 20 Years of the Spice Girls (Part 1 – Their Greatest Hits)