The theme tune to classic 80s’ cartoon Inspector Gadget performed by Riccardo Bonci at St Barnabas with Christ’s Chapel in Dulwich, England.
Here’s He-Man and the Masters of the Universe:
Jazz trumpeter Jack Sheldon, singer of the Schoolhouse Rock! classics “I’m Just a Bill” and “Conjunction Junction,” has died at age 88. With roots in the 1950s West Coast and bebop jazz scene, Sheldon became the longtime musical director of the Merv Griffin Show. In 1973, he became an ongoing contributor to Schoolhouse Rock!, voicing […]
In 1978, Japanese electronic music maestro Osamu Shoji (1932-2018) released this killer analog synth reimagining of the Star Wars soundtrack. I find Shoji’s take on the familiar themes to be far groovier than the disco exploitation of Meco’s US chart-topping “Star Wars and Other Galactic Funk” released the previous year.
Vaughan Oliver, the graphic designer whose work defined the 4AD record label, has died. He was 62. His ethereal, surreal, magnificent album art for The Pixies, Cocteau Twins, This Mortal Coil, and Clan of Xymox brought together design and music in a way that forever changed and elevated the design of music packaging. From The […]
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Bare minimum: To make a career as a programmer, you need to know a little about a lot. There are so many languages suited to so many different tasks, it’s hard to know where to start. If you’re truly just starting, it’s hard to find a better curriculum than in the Ultimate Web Coding for […]
Still recovering after all that holiday shopping? That doesn’t mean you can’t ring in the new year with a new computer. These Mac minis are all refurbished, which means they’re available for sometimes hundreds off the retail price. Here are of our favorite deals still out there. Apple Mac Mini Intel Core i5 2.3GHz 8GB […]