Essays Archive

8 Jul 2020

Superior – Tim Christensen

“Superior” by Tim Christensen is close to perfect. Released back in 2008 from the album of the same name, every few years the song rears its head and enters my life, worming its way into my ears
2 Jul 2020

Whatever Happened to Rick Astley?

Perhaps no singer has dominated pop culture in such a unique way as Rick Astley. He burst on the scene in 1987 with his love-it-or-hate-it dance single “Never Gonna Give You Up,” retired a millionaire six years
8 Jun 2020

Whatever Happened to Corey Hart?

In 1984, all Americans wanted to know was why Corey Hart wore his sunglasses at night (The best excuse, according to the lyrics, is to “keep track of the visions” in his eyes). The mysterious synth-heavy song