In which we ask the question: why did nobody admit to liking Matt Bianco at the time, when they were in fact dead good?
Sort of a discussion about how versions are very important to die-hard pop fans, but mainly about how brilliant "Out of Touch" is.
First there was the Power Ballad. And then, thanks to Alphaville, came the NUCLEAR POWER BALLAD.
Derek would rather Fleetwood Mac than jack.
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