This cover was recorded by Florence Ballard (formerly of the Supremes) in 1968 and would be right at home as the closing song on an episode of Mad Men.
Just gonna watch The Young Ones the rest of the night.
Martin Donovan: #1 Crush
In honor of Mr. Nelson’s day of birth.
Guys, Millie Jackson’s “Fuck You Symphony” is very important.
Here is a delightful interview of the Go-Go’s by Joan Rivers from 1984.
In honor of the Reading Rainbow Kickstarter announcement: One of my favorite things ever to arrive on the internet.
I used to make mix tapes that had this song followed by “Are You Ready for the Sex Girls?” by the Gleaming Spires. I thought I was very clever.
If you’re driving with the windows down on a lovely spring day and this comes on the radio, you are required to turn it up and sing along at the top of your lungs.
I want this commercial to be remade with the little girl from The Ring climbing out of the TV.
I hate these fucking assholes.
Sorry, all other musical guests on SNL this season. St. Vincent wins.
(Also, you can’t tell at all that she’s spent a lot of time with David Byrne.)
I was obsessed with this song for a good 6 months when I first got this album in ‘97. It still holds up. Miss these guys.
Kyle Mooney’s digital shorts just keep getting weirder and better.