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  1985 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1984 in music, other events of 1985, 1986 in music, 1980s in music and the list of 'years in music'
March 26 - South African radio stations ban Stevie Wonder's music in response to Wonder dedicating the Oscar he had won the night before to Nelson Mandela.
The former Beatles producer George Martin works with Country music legend Kenny Rogers on the album 'The Heart Of The Matter'.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1985_in_music   (950 words)

 The Year in Music-1985
In the Seventies, many were the dolefully sincere artists who with their music lamented the state of the world, and yet few had the wherewithal to do anything about it as the music industry declined.
Even so, a musical genre based on sound sampling could not escape stylistic miscegenation; Run DMC rocked with their rap, and the Beastie Boys introduced us to what might be called heavy metal hip hop.
Speaking of heavy metal, all those who had previously proclaimed that heavy metal was dead had egg on their face; in fact, 1985 marked the beginning of a renaissance in hard rock that would thrive through the end of the decade.
eightiesclub.tripod.com /id201.htm   (2575 words)

 1985 Records - Free music & noise for nerds, by nerds   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Free music and noise for nerds, by nerds
Another new arrival on 1985 Records: Keizhun offers us a track called Silence de bruit (silence of noise) from his 2004 album "Walking on Saturn".
Let's not forget the arrival of Racing Towards Red Lights who contacted us because of Put Down That Science Pole's presence on the label, whom he's a huge fan of just like we are.
1985.notfrench.com   (799 words)

 1986 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
See also: 1985 in music, other events of 1986, 1987 in music, 1980s in music and the list of 'years in music'
May 2 - Country music superstar Dolly Parton opens her Dollywood theme park in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee.
The music video for Sledgehammer won 9 MTV music awards, more than any video in history, and was ranked the #1 video of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1986_in_music   (1236 words)

 Music Theory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Wenk, Arthur B. Analyses of Nineteenth- and Twentieth-Century music, 1940-1985.
Perone, James E. Musical Anthologies for Analytical Study: a Bibliography.
Music notation in the twentieth century : a practical guidebook.
www.oberlin.edu /library/research/music-theory.html   (104 words)

 Music CD: 1985 - Rock On. Various Artists Tracks: Take On Me - A-ha, The Heat is On - Glenn Frey, Never Surrender - ...
Comment: I couldn't call this the "definitive" music of 1985, but I do like the selection of songs; many of which are now hard to find.
The Minneapolis music scene was hot in 1985 thanks to Prince and Minneapolis natives Ready For The World hit number one with "Oh Sheila" which has obvious Prince influences.
I think there are more deserving songs from 1985 that should belong to the collection instead of this one.
www.musicolympus.com /cd-store/B000000KJF/1985___Rock_On_-_Various_Artists.html   (696 words)

In the first part of the century, bands were popular with audiences across the country, but as recordings became available, nearly every popular recording artist was a vocalist, not a group.
Emerging in the late '70s, the band had roots in both country and rock; in fact, many of their musical concepts, particularly the idea of a performing band, owed more to rock and pop than hardcore country.
Based on the single's success, Alabama performed at the Country Music New Faces show, where they were spotted by an RCA Records talent scout, who signed them after the show.
www.alamhof.org /alabama.htm   (891 words)

 Music from North Cyprus - Raif Denktaş (1951-1985)
Being a member of one of the earliest Turkish-Cypriot popular music bands, SILA-4, he left many songs after his death in a car crash in 1985.
His music combined the local folk tunes with the Mediterranean melodies and and contemporarised them to the 1970s tunes.
The music of "Ayrılık", one of his most famous pieces, is given below:
www.cypnet.co.uk /ncyprus/culture/music/artists/raifdenktas   (128 words)

 Wikipedia: 1985 in music
January 28 - Various artists, including Ray Charles, Bob Dylan, Michael Jackson, Billy Joel, Cyndi Lauper, Willie Nelson, Lionel Richie, Smokey Robinson, Kenny Rogers, Diana Ross, Paul Simon (musician), Bruce Springsteen, Tina Turner and Stevie Wonder, record the song "We Are The World".
April 1 - David Lee Roth leaves Van Halen to begin a solo career.
August 1 - Michael Jackson purchases the publishing rights for most of the Beatles' music for $47 million, much to the dismay of the surviving members of the band.
www.factbook.org /wikipedia/en/1/19/1985_in_music.html   (366 words)

 Music Notes   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
However, one MUST keep in mind that music came from God as you will see in the first lesson "The Purpose and Origin of Music" hence, He defines what is good music and what is unacceptable.
Music by its very nature is powerful and Good Music will lead one to worship God and godliness whereas bad music is deceptive and will cause you to compromise and ignore these facts...
It was not until I took a "music fast" for 6 months purging all musical influence from my life that I could see the issue clearly.
www.biblebelieversbaptist.org /music_notes.html   (779 words)

 Category:1985 in music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The main article for this category is 1985 in music.
There are 2 subcategories shown below (more may be shown on subsequent pages).
United Kingdom in the Eurovision Song Contest 1985
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Category:1985_in_music   (85 words)

 George F. DeVine Music Library
The Analysis Index provides access to program notes and descriptions or analyses of musical compositions in books owned by the UT Music Library.
Another useful source is number 25 of the MLA Index and Bibliography Series, Analyses of Nineteenth and Twentieth-Century Music: 1940-1985, Reference ML113.M18 v.25, which indexes periodicals, dissertations and books.
It is important to note that items contained in Harold Diamond’s book and the MLA Index, may or may not be available from the UT Music Library.
www.lib.utk.edu /~music/analysis   (216 words)

 eBay - 1985 music box, Decorative Collectibles, CDs items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
1985 heritage house melodies of christmas music box
Vintage 1985 Heritage House Music Jewelry Box Ltd Ed.
Vintage Wooden music Box Westport Harbor 1985 Memory
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=1985+music+box&...&krd=1   (573 words)

 BU Libraries | Subject Resource Guides | Choral Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Catalog of Orchestral and Choral Compositions: Published and in Manuscript Between 1790 and 1840, Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia.
Musical Resources for the Revised Common Lectionary / A. Wenk, comp.
Twentieth-Century Choral Music: An Annotated Bibliography of Music Suitable for use by High School Choirs.
www.butler.edu /library/research/srg/choral.html   (975 words)

 Free Music Tunes - 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
With its insidious cloud of warm keyboards and droning sitars, Thievery Corporation's "This Is Not a Love Song" qualifies as hipster electronica: It's "Chariots Of Fire" for the indie-rock set, yet palatable enough for those who enjoy the music on VW commercials.
Hip-hop artist Speech, formerly of the group Arrested Development, has found his own unique way to thrive in the music industry after his band broke up and the spotlight dimmed.
Music is the vernacular of the human soul.
www.freemusictunes.com /songs/1985.php   (917 words)

 1985 Karaoke Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Many of our karaoke songs & background tracks, including 1985, can be performed by multiple artists.
Please click any of the links below to look at the karaoke CDGs that contain 1985 karaoke.
Remember Karaoke music is in the style of the artist specified and not by the actual artist.
www.loudkaraoke.com /title.asp?title=1985   (59 words)

 ABSTINENCE - Abstaining from what people think is music since 1985
Since 1985, Abstinence has created experimental industrial music that follows in the traditions of the Beats, the Dada movement, the Futurists, the raw vision of punk rock, the origins of industrial music, the freedom of the experimental art movement and the eternal global human rights art movement.
Abstinence utilizes tunnels, decommissioned military bases, warehouses, bathrooms, abandoned buildings, basements, freeway underpasses and various indoor/outdoor environments as sound laboratories to create unique soundscapes that coalesce with powertools, a variety of traditional analog / digital instrumentation and bombastic percussion.
Our lyrics and audio/video samples are focused on demystifying the political and societal world in which we live.
www.s6k.com /abstinence   (486 words)

 RONNIE CRAMER | A Chronology of Art, Music and Film Projects
His paintings have been exhibited in galleries and other venues across the country (including over forty shows in 2003-04 alone), his music has achieved airplay on over 100 radio stations nationwide and his critically-acclaimed films have been screened at festivals around the world and sold thousands of copies on videocassette and DVD.
Cramer founded the musical group Alarming Trends and served and the bands' guitarist and primary songwriter.
The Trends' musical history spans three decades; they played live gigs throughout Colorado (and across the U.S.) during the 1980s, recorded several film scores during the 1990s, and in 2001 had a Number One song on MP3.com.
ronnie.cramer.net /trends/1985.htm   (2373 words)

 Calvin College - Music Department - Faculty and Staff - Bert Polman
I've had a major role in the five large-scale Worship Conferences (COLAM) of the Christian Reformed Church since 1979, and have directed and taken part in a number of the regional COLAM events, and similar worship and church music conferences.
I was the director of the Magnify the Lord conference on worship and church music which was held at Redeemer University College during July 14-15, 2000.
There are two current writing projects that occupy my time: a book on musical settings of the Magnificat or Song of Mary, The Magnificat in Music, and a smaller volume of commentary on select contemporary Christian Praise-Worship songs.
www.calvin.edu /academic/music/faculty/bpolman.stm   (643 words)

 Amazon.com: Only Dance: 1985-1989: Music: Various Artists   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
80's music is one of my favorite kinds of music.
The people who would benefit from this the most will probably be those who grew up in the '80's and long to hear the music of that time period.
It is a compilation of a variety of songs some of which are less likely to be seen in "Top Hits" sort of compilations, but still represent the decade well.
www.amazon.com /exec/obidos/tg/detail/-/B000001NZ3?v=glance   (744 words)

 Patchman Music Online
PATCHMAN MUSIC is an Authorized Dealer for Akai, Yamaha Digital Music Products, Roland, Marshall Morrison Instruments (MDT), The MidiJet Pro Wireless MIDI System, and Kenton.
PATCHMAN MUSIC is also a leading third party sound design company.
In order to assure the lowest possible price and the highest level of service, PATCHMAN MUSIC products are only available direct.
www.patchmanmusic.com   (395 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Golden Years 1985 [Import]: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Music Special Offers: get 3 CDs for £10, and more great deals.
Great prices on music at Kelkoo, the shopping search engine that saves you time and money.
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www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B00006F83U   (237 words)

 1985 black music award result
Glenn´s Number one is Curtis Hairston, his number 2 is Kleer etc.)
We casted more than 140 tracks that had their peak in the year 1985.
In a first voting step the voters had to destine if a track was "wow", "ok" or "no!".
www.muzi.de /85contest.htm   (87 words)

 MoMA.org | 2003 Film and Media Exhibitions | Golden Oldies of Music Video   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The top thirty-five hits of 1965–85, drawn from the Museum’s extensive collection of music videos, are presented in three programs (screened on April 17, 24, and May 1).
The videos, which after offbeat beginnings later gained a wider broadcast on public-access cable and early MTV, reveal the dynamic collaboration that occurred between artists and musicians during an era of rapidly changing technologies.
The Residents for Cryptic Corp. Music by The Residents.
www.moma.org /exhibitions/film_media/2003/oldies.html   (216 words)

 Florida Music Rock Soul Dance Music History Reference Encyclopedia Recording Artists Radio Guide 1955-1985
With it’s complete Biographies, Discographies, and many rare and never before seen photos of artists, bands and records, this is a "must have" for any music lover or aficionado.
music history from the early Fifties up to the second wave of the "Miami
I was emotionally touched at how intricately detailed Kurt Curtis was in preserving my musical career.
www.kingoftheoldies.com   (400 words)

 Music from 1985 Quizzes and Trivia -- World's Largest Trivia Site!
Music from 1985 Quizzes and Trivia -- World's Largest Trivia Site!
The BRI (Bathroom Readers' Institute), in consultation with DJ Bob Shannon of WCBS-FM has published lists of the top ten hits for various years.
There were exactly ten #1 albums of 1985, including two soundtracks and one compilation album.
www.funtrivia.com /ql.cfm?cat=14449   (430 words)

 South Bay Chamber Music Society 1985-86 Schedule
This concert was dedicated to the memory of Helen Karr, past president of the South Bay Chamber Music Society.
October 11, 1985 -- The Fine Arts Brass Quintet
November 1, 1985 -- The Westwood Wind Quintet
www.palosverdes.com /sbcms/web8586.htm   (592 words)

 Wisconsin Music Archives--Papers and Manuscripts--Annetta Rosser Collection
She received a bachelor of music degree from Florida State University (1932) and then taught in the Florida public schools.
Music for the Holidays, Iowa State University; December 14, 1992; A Song of the Virgin Mother
Music is a Source of Pride; May 27, 1976; Wisconsin State Journal; [general information about latest activites, concerts, includes photo]
music.library.wisc.edu /wma/papers/rosser/rosser.htm   (7638 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Greatest Hits 1985-1995: Music   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Only 3 left in stock but more will be available--order now.
Just as Meatloaf turned up the juice on the histrionics of Bruce Springsteen, Bolton takes the soul singer out of the smoky night club and into the hockey arena for the whole world to hear.
Michael Bolton possesses numerous attributes inherent to a great recording artist--a grandiose voice able to be at onceoverwhelming and gentle, the vision to convey powerful emotional details with simple vocal inflections, the ability to set his songs in precise musical colours.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/B000026FKD   (678 words)

 Saturday Night Live: Saturday Night Live 25: The Music: 1980-1985 - TV.com
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