Before - The Temptations: After - Love & Rockets:
Thousands of west coasters spent their weekend under California's blazing sun at Coachella music festival, where some of our favorite indie bands played alongside classic acts like Prince and Portishead. One semi-forgotten 80's band that fans were reunited with was Love and Rockets , who headlined Sunday night. For all of you kids who have no idea who they are, here's their break out first single (originally released in 1985), "Ball of Confusion," which is a cover of a Motown hit originally sung by The Temptations. Look at those faux-hawks!
Sunday night is 120 Minutes on VH1 Classic. Just like the uh, good old days. (Yes, we are so that old!) What follows is a transcript of an actual conversation between your friend, Cindy Hotpoint, and the illustrious Pinkie Von Bloom, which took place just a few minutes ago. [ Love and Rockets ' "So Alive" on the TV] PVB: Blegh! CH: Oh yay! Man, I was so obsessed with this song when it came out. PVB: I'm [...]