These are the new garbage chutes, waiting to be installed in my condo building. It has the potential for modern art, what?
Every weekend my Internet radio is tuned to SOMA-FM’s Underground 80s. Every so often this (once) unfamiliar song comes on that has such a great chorus, and I love it! After checking the Underground 80s playlist I found out it’s a song from 1983 called Ballet Dancer by an 80s group I’d never heard of – The Twins. Some minor Googling told me they were a German synth-pop duo from Berlin.
Hmmmm, OK, must search YouTube and see if there’s a video for this, and of course there is. OMG, but what a video… as Ed the Sock would say PURE FROMAGE, BABY!!! So incredibly cheesy it will make you squirm, but the hooks in the chorus get to you… uplifting in a way.
So, in all its cringe-worthiness, I present to you The Twins video of their hit Ballet Dancer:
I usually stay very apolitical on my blog, but I found this video the other day which speaks to the fun you can have with a great old 70s tune and some clever computer graphics: