Posts tagged "the bangles"

Girl Talk: I Am A Reunion Concert Junkie

"Close your eyes, give me your hand … darling. Do you feel my heart beating?" Earlier this week, I found myself swaying back and forth, a glass of Prosecco in my hand, belting out the lyrics to The Bangles' "Eternal Flame," my favorite song circa 1988. I was 8 years old when the tune came…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / October 7, 2011

Walk Like An Egyptian: It’s A New Song From The Bangles!

"Walk Like An Egyptian" is my signature karaoke song. [I have seen this in action and it's awesome. -- Editor] This is because I memorized every word to it in the '80s, listening to The Bangles' Different Light on repeat. I dreamed of sounding—and, fine, looking—like Susanna Hoffs. So I am kind of excited that…

By: Kate Torgovnick/Kate-Book.com / August 6, 2011

The Puppini Sisters On Getting Jilted

The Puppini Sisters may sound like a ‘40s girl group, but their songs are thoroughly modern. On their new album, The Rise and Fall of Ruby Woo, they cover Beyoncé’s “Crazy In Love” and the Bangles’ “Walk Like An Egyptian” in addition to original material. It is really funny, though, to hear such an old-timey…

By: Catherine Strawn / February 12, 2008