Song of the day: The Stems – "At First Sight"

May 12, 2010

This song was performed on TV the other night by Dom Mariani (the fellow who wrote it), and as I was listening I thought “Hey, that’s not bad. It sounds suitable for the blog.”

So, thanks to the wonders of television and its power to prompt people into action, here are The Stems with “At First Sight” (1987):


And here’s a video of the performance that prompted this post:

Dom Mariani – “At First Sight” (2008)

(I couldn’t figure out a way to embed the video. Grrr. Ah, well. Just go to that page, click on the Play button, and you’ll be sweet.)

If you want to know more, there’s a nice post about Dom’s power-poppin’ exploits over at the DeepKarma Canyon blog.

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