Human League

Rediscovering Human League

Article: Rediscovering Human League

When I saw, and wrote about, OMD’s new record the other day a few of my younger friends said they’d never heard of OMD. Never heard of OMD? I was shocked. I felt old. Very, very old.

This realization that the youth of today is missing out on such a wonderful period of music, the 1980s, shocked me. Um, where do you think Gaga got all her ideas? I started searching through the 15K songs in my iTunes library. Where did pop music as we know it today come from? Too electric to be Rock. Too camp to be hip-hop. Today’s pop music, from Ke$Ha to Gaga to Rihanna, owes much to electro-pop.

Tim and Eric's skateboard video

Article: Tim and Eric's skateboard video

Tim and Eric – Roger of the Month Mar 2010 – Outro Video from Roger Skateboards on Vimeo. To the pop soundtrack of “Together in Electric Dreams” by The Human League, two skateboards from Wiscosin, Tim and Eric create this fun, cheeky skateboard outtake video that “serves to remind us that sometimes it’s not about…