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Thursday, 31 May 2012
"Start Anew" is a very rare Janet Jackson track that was released as a single only in Japan on 11th October 1985. Written by Ralph McCarthy & Yuji Toriyama it was also an additional track on the initial pressing of the Japanese release of Janet's "Control" album.
Download 12 inch Mix
The song was also used in Japanese TV commercials.
Download Commercial 1
Download Commercial 2
Wednesday, 30 May 2012
Tuesday, 29 May 2012
Monday, 28 May 2012
Friday, 25 May 2012
Season 3 of my fan fiction story "Doris Schwartz Time and Again" starts with Episode 1 titled "Pick Up The Broken Pieces Part 1". The title comes from the season 4 song "Broken Pieces".
Previously on "Doris Schwartz Time and Again":
Middle aged Doris Schwartz had somehow found herself back in the 80s at the school of the arts, where her teenage self had been a student. Interacting with her old friends and the school’s faculty had disrupted the time line and when Doris tried to save her friend Nicole Chapman dying in a car accident it had dire consequences, resulting in Danny Amatullo being killed instead. All this disruption had meant that differing time lines had merged into one and her friends from 6 different years had all met up together at a hospital. All now stood watching Doris awaiting some kind of explanation from her...
Thursday, 24 May 2012
Wednesday, 23 May 2012
Tuesday, 22 May 2012
Monday, 21 May 2012
Shane Blitz vs iBoot's Re-Work Mix
Friday, 18 May 2012
Thursday, 17 May 2012
Wednesday, 16 May 2012
Tuesday, 15 May 2012
Monday, 14 May 2012
Download 12 Inch Mix
Thursday, 10 May 2012
"Don't Stand Another Chance" is the lead single from Janet Jackson's second album, Dream Street and was released on 13th August 1984. Written by Marlon Jackson and John Barnes it was Janet's second single to enter of the top 10 of the U.S. R&B chart reaching number 9. Backing vocals are performed by Janet's brothers Michael, Tito and Jackie Jackson. Janet performed this song during the first part of the "Fame", "Heart of Rock n Roll" concert.
Download album version MP3
Download 12 inch Mix MP3
Download 12 inch dub MP3
Wednesday, 9 May 2012
Tuesday, 8 May 2012
Monday, 7 May 2012
"Say You Do", Written-By – Rene Moore and Àngela Winbush, was the third single taken from Janet Jackson's 1982 self-titled debut album. The Single was released on April 29th 1983 in the U.S. It peaked at number 15 on the R&B chart and number 11 on the dance chart.
Download 7 inch Single Mix
Download Album Version
Download Special 12 inch Remix by Rick Gianatos
Download Cameron Paul's Mixx It remix
Friday, 4 May 2012
"Young Love", written by René Moore & Angela Winbush, was the first single from Janet Jackson's self-titled 1982 debut album. Released, in the U.S. on 7th July 1982 the song peaked at number 64 on the Pop Charts and number 6 on the R&B Charts.
Download 12 inch Mix
Thursday, 3 May 2012
"Come Give Your Love to Me", written by Glen Barbee & Charmaine Sylvers, was the second single from Janet Jackson's 1982 self-titled debut album. It was released in the U.S. on 10th January 1983 and peaked at number 58 on the pop chart, number 17 on the R&B chart, and number 30 on the dance chart.
Wednesday, 2 May 2012
Tuesday, 1 May 2012
In addition we will be posting lots of magazine articles featuring the cast, including the rare Muppet Magazine which our friend Carmela has very kindly sent to us. Also this month we see the return of my fan fiction story "Doris Schwartz Time and Again" with the first story of season 3.
The Episode of the Month is "School Is Out" from Season 4 to tie in with it being Janet Jackson Month. Posts start tomorrow.
Jesse Borrego at the Oyster Bake 2012 San Antonio.
Erica Gimpel, who is currently working on her 2nd album, tentatively titled "Believe in You" will be performing in concert at the National Center for the Preservation of Democracy – Democracy Forum Los Angeles on Saturday June 16th 2012 at 6.15pm to 8.30pm.
Debbie Allen makes her 4th appearance on Grey's Anatomy, this season, on May 3rd.
Finally, thanks to those who have sent in quotes for the Fame 30th anniversary next month and a reminder to anyone else who wants to add their voice to the celebrations with a message to please send them to me asap.
Have A Great Month