music, Retrospectives, TV

When You Walk In The Room

Some songs evoke a particular memory, of either a specific event or a period of my life. So it is with Paul Carrack's version of Jackie DeShannon's "When You Walk In The Room", from 1987. I bought the 45 (rpm, single) of it, primarily because the (quite amusing) video clip included all of the cast of Who Dares Wins -- a sketch show of the time that I absolutely loved that included Tony Robin


Right now

Right now I've got no blog post written for today, so here instead is Van Halen's Right Now (1992) -- one of my most favourite ever music videos. I wouldn't like the song half as much if it wasn't for the video. (Better quality copy here which can't be embedded.) Here's another old music video that I like which also tries to do something a little deep with its imagery: Tom Petty and t