Friday, February 04, 2011

Friday Night Videos:: The Truth



The Truth only showed up on the radar in the US for a split second in 1985. The above "Exception of Love" was a slightly more rocking version of Paul Weller's The Style Council. I think they were nicknames Jam Council by one article I read.

Here's a ToTP performance circa 1983::


Here's a review of their fairly strong début album, 'Playground' {1985}, from allmusic with streamed samples. Allmusic also has a bio chronicling the band's ultimate demise after going the rock anthem route.

Here's an audio clip of "Spread a Little Sunshine", which, the intro sounds a bit like Cyndi Lauper's "Time After Time". It might just be me.





 Download this mp3 from Beemp3.com

Twitterversion:: [videos] The Truth from 1985 w/a neo-mod sound some called the Jam Council. http://vox.rhizomicon.com/2011/02/friday-night-videos-truth.html @Prof_K

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