Archive for 80’s television

Adventures in Theme Songs

Posted in adventures in theme songs, soundtrack to your life, television with tags , , , , , , on August 1, 2009 by thedith

The Wonder Years.  Remember when there was that rumor going around middle school that Marilyn Manson played Paul, Kevin’s best friend? That was a weird rumor.  This, is a rad theme song though.

Adventures in Theme Songs

Posted in adventures in theme songs, rad things, television with tags , , , on July 8, 2009 by thedith

Family Ties.

Great harmonizing: check.

Jazzy melody: check.

Sha-na-na-naa closer: check.

What’s not to love here?

Adventures in Great Theme Songs

Posted in adventures in theme songs with tags , , , , , , , on June 27, 2009 by thedith

Today brings us the new boy in then neighborhood, who lives downstairs from me…Charles in Charge.  In the late 80’s/early 90’s, America couldn’t get enough of shows about the hijinx that ensue when wacky nannies live with spoiled children and their uptight parents, like they’re one of the family. (see: Who’s the Boss, The Nanny).  Charles in Charge has the best theme song of all these.  Sorry, Danza…