Category Archives: vintage videos

vintage videos: “revolution”

There’s “changing the world,” and then there’s “burning down the world.”  A reminder that in doing the former, we shouldn’t engage in the latter.   From a time unnervingly similar to our present, The Beatles’ “Revolution.”       Kenton … Continue reading

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vintage videos: “moonshadow”

Back in the early 1970’s, I was a young boy, and Cat Stevens was a young singer-songwriter who had everything: fame, riches, commercial and artistic success.  But it wasn’t enough for him.  In late 1977, he converted to Islam, and … Continue reading

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vintage videos: “cum on feel the noize”

Let’s get loud and stupid.     Kenton Kilgore is the author of DRAGONTAMER’S DAUGHTERS, a two-part young adult fantasy novel based on Navajo culture and belief.  Look for his next work, LOST DOGS, a young adult  sci-fi novel, coming this summer.

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vintage videos: “you may be right”

I’m going to have some of the lyrics from this song put on my tombstone.     Thank you, Mr. Joel.  Now get back in the studio, already.   Kenton Kilgore is the author of DRAGONTAMER’S DAUGHTERS, a two-part young adult … Continue reading

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vintage videos: “tom’s diner”

Yes, I am fully aware that what you hear in the video below is not the original version that Suzanne Vega wrote.  But sometimes, remakes (or remixes, in this case) are better than the original.    

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vintage videos: “karma police”

Haunting.     Radiohead    

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vintage videos: “say it isn’t so”

I could have included this in the list of guilty pleasures I posted awhile back, but I was saving it for now.  I never cared for Hall & Oates, but I have to confess that I really, really like this … Continue reading

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vintage videos: “modern love”

If you hear a song and it has keyboards + saxophone + cymbal/snare drumming only, odds are good it’s from the ’80’s.     Boys and girls, this fellow’s name is David Bowie, and…well, he’s hard to sum up, because … Continue reading

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vintage videos: monkey

It’s true that I am a hard-rock metal head, but I do appreciate some dance music every now and then, and this song was pretty kickin’.  For those of you of the younger persuasion, this is the guy your mom … Continue reading

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vintage videos: can’t do nuttin’ for ya man

Do you have a friend or relative who constantly screws up…and who constantly shows up at the worst possible time, whining to you to help their sorry asses out?  If so, then this song is for you—and them.   (Language … Continue reading

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