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Year to Remember: More Listener Comments

Friday, June 10, 2011

All this week, we've asked our guests and musicians to give us a single important year in music history -  but our listeners have been weighing in with their own picks too. Yesterday, we shared some of your choices for your Year to Remember and today we've received even more.

Comments [2]

Anne F. from South Orange, NJ

I don't have a year to nominate, but I have loved this series. I found myself nodding at the nomination of 1984--but of course I would--how could I NOT love the music of my own senior year in h.s. The 'best' year has so much to do with where I was--in this case, driving around Seattle in a big Checker--like the old cabs, but our family car--waiting for "When Doves Cry" to come on KFox so I could blast it out the windows.

Jun. 10 2011 02:39 PM
ted in atlanta from an airconditioned space

Well I kept meaning to call in and leave my comment, which is... 1980. It was a wild new frontier with albums by Adam Ant, U2, Talking Heads, The (English) Beat, and B52's that sounded like nothing I had ever heard. Of course that was just my personal take on the range of things I'm familiar with... then after I made my list I realized that, yes, indeed I was 14 in 1980, too funny. Hey as a side note I am honored to be uncredited in your local rag today; "Hotlanta Fan" is my kitschy design concept.

Jun. 10 2011 02:07 PM

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