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Greg Kihn Band


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While Greg Kihn may have found a home for his music when he moved to Berkeley in 1974 and signed on with Beserkley Records, it would take almost a decade to find a successful formula for his music. Winding from Dylanesque folk to merseyesque rock, by the early ’80s Kihn and his band found they shared elements of new wave music, and scored their first US hit, “The Breakup Song (They Don’t Write ‘Em). ” Kihn had a bigger hit the following year with “Jeopardy,” which peaked in the States at number 2. “Jeopardy” brought Kihn two of the highest honors an early eighties act could achieve: MTV put the video into heavy rotation, and Weird Al Yankovic recorded a parody. Kihn has been hard at work over the years, hosting a radio show, writing books and coming up with clever album titles (Kihnspiracy, Unkihntrollable). He has kinhtinued recording through it all, though it has proven difficult for Kihn to recapture the successes of 1982 and ‘83.



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  • Phil_PorcoDio

    Ah ah ah ah ah ah ah ah [8]

    24 Jan 6:59pm Reply
  • TomBlues2000

    Ah ah ah ah ah ah ah ah [7] silent here lately

    15 Jun 2013 Reply
  • Ilya-42

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    27 Aug 2012 Reply
  • jrs1991

    Great Band.

    26 Jun 2011 Reply
  • Claire1234567

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    2 Jun 2011 Reply
  • faeldix

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    31 May 2011 Reply
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  • DemonSanctuary

    Greg Kihn band oly has 6 shouts??????? what in the... how, why... i have lost more faith in humanity.

    21 Dec 2010 Reply
  • beeflin

    His version of "For You" turned a messy, Dylanesque rant into a snappy pop/rock classic. Love it.

    8 Feb 2010 Reply
  • DJWiny

    Eine klasse Band - ich habe sie mit der Erscheinung von "Remember" kennen gelernt. Man sollte sich die Bandmittglieder (auch die ehemaligen) mal genauer anschauen. Auch Joe Satriani hatte hier mitgewirkt!! Ihre Musik kann ich nur jedem nahe legen! G´s WIny

    24 Jan 2010 Reply
  • DiscoJer

    Wow, really unpopular. Only 67,000 plays? Most 80s bands with 2-3 hits have 4-5x that....

    23 Oct 2009 Reply
  • jr2280

    Ah ah ah ah ah ah ah ah

    27 Apr 2009 Reply
  • tothelullabies

    our love's in jeopardy, baby...oooooh

    1 Sep 2007 Reply
  • teknojnky

    They just don't write 'em like this any more.

    30 Mar 2007 Reply

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