Category Archives: 1990-1999

FlinterFile: Bruce Springsteen- Streets Of Philadelphia

The movie Philadelphia, about a man dying of AIDS, was released in 1993. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Sophie B. Hawkins- Right Beside You

Sophie B. Hawkins released her second album in 1994. This was the first single from that album. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: R.E.M.- Nightswimming

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Sometimes a song is already there, but needs time to get finished. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Robby Valentine- Over And Over Again

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Robby Valentine is a Dutch singer and multi-instrumentalist. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Kate Bush- Rocket Man

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In 1991, a tribute to Elton John and Bernie Taupin was released. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Wilson Phillips- Release Me

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The harmony of Wilson Phillips sold well in 1990. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: This Mortal Coil- You And Your Sister

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This song startedas a B-side to Chris Bell’s single I Am The Cosmos. Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Lonnie Gordon- Gonna Catch You

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In 1991, Lonnie Gordon had a dance hit. She is from the Bronx in New York, but had more success out of the USA than in it… Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Cornershop- Brimful Of Asha (Norman Cook Remix)

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In 1997, Norman Cook (also known as Fatboy Slim) remixed a song by the band Cornershop. They had released it, but it was only a minor hit (number 60 in the UK). Read the rest of this entry

FlinterFile: Tower Of Power- Soul With A Capital “S”

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In 1993, Tower of Power made their come-back. The group, started in 1967, had already had several hits in the seventies. Read the rest of this entry