The Ones That (Almost) Got Away: OMD- Dwight Twilley- Richard Thompson- Bad Cop- Johnny Clegg- Diplomats of Solid Sound
by Kevin Wierzbicki
October 1, 2010
No matter how hard we try, there’s so much new music being released every week that it’s just impossible to write about all of it. That means that a lot of worthy stuff from both newcomers and established acts alike tends to fall through the cracks. Here’s a listen to some 2010 releases that we almost missed that are definitely worth checking out.
The Dwight Twilley Band burst out of the gate in 1975 with the amazing pop of “I’m on Fire” but only had sporadic commercial success after that with “Girls” and then “Why You Wanna Break My Heart” from the Wayne’s World soundtrack. He’s never quit putting out albums though…