Day 6: A Song That Reminds You Of Somewhere…

Picture it: Raheen, 1987. A bunch of suburban kids gathered around a ghetto blaster in a garage, a blank cassette in the tape player, the ‘record’ button pressed down, the ‘pause’ button queued…waiting for 2fm’s Larry Gogan to play the hit of the Summer so we could perform the eighties equivalent of an illegal download. Top of the Pops wasn’t enough. We were too young to go to Beat on the Street. This was all we had. We loved us some Glenn. And he loved us back.  He told us so in Smash Hits magazine. Those were the days…

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