Behind the Wheel — Depeche Mode Jan10

Behind the Wheel — D...

Classic new wave song and music video.

Hypnotic Tango — My ...

Another one-hit Italo wonder.

Mental Hopscotch — M...

This is my new favorite old music video ever. I’m getting a lot of “New-Wave-version-of-Joan-Jett” from Dale Bozzio in this video. Her vocal slide at 1:13 is incredible. And check out Warren’s guitar! I could watch it all...

Dance With Me — Le Y...

Here’s another amazing song and music video by Le Youth (Wes James), featuring Dominique Young...

C O O L (Ben Pearce ...

Other than watching her pretty music video back in 2006, I wouldn’t have cared too much for Cassie’s debut single, Me & U—a little too R&B for my taste. But after being sampled by Wes James I think it’s something we can all get behind: Now let’s further run it...

Cccan’t You Se...

Going back to Synthpop/Italo, this is my favorite single from short-lived Vicious Pink. Their earliest single, My Private Tokyo, is also a classic in the Italo style, and they made a nice cover of Je T’aime, as...