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announcer: the following is a paid advertisement for time life's music collection. take the passion of rock, the power of pop, and songs that express true, intimate feelings, and you have the unforgettable sound of rock and romance. >> ♪ and i can't fight this feeling anymore i've forgotten what i started fighting for ♪
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>> ♪ you're the meaning in my life you're the inspiration ♪ >> ♪ minute by minute by minute i keep holding on ♪ allen: hi, i am alan hunter. martha: i am martha quinn. allen: you may remember us as two of the original dj's on mtv in 1981. martha: it was a fun time presenting artists in a groundbreaking new visual format. alan: martha and i were lucky to be a part of the 1980's mtv revolution and also to have grown up in the 1970's, a time when rock music was evolving. martha: and artists were bringing a new kind of intensity to songs about love and relationships. >> ♪ i want you to show me the way every day ♪ >> ♪ feels like the first time feels like the very first time ♪ >> ♪ doctor, doctor, give me the news i got bad case of loving you
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no pill's gonna cure my ill i got bad case of loving you ♪ martha: you know, alan, the best bands have always been able to take beautiful melodies and lyrics and create something really special. alan: a great rock ballad. >> ♪ sara, sara storms are brewing in your eyes ♪ >> ♪ you know it's you, babe whenever i get weary and i've had enough ♪ >> ♪ if i leave here tomorrow would you still remember me ♪ martha: alan and i were both teenagers in the 1970's, a time when young love became a major part of our lives. alan: and the music we were hearing on the radio had artists sharing their more sensitive side.
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martha: which was really helpful in dealing with these new experiences and feelings. >> ♪ you are so beautiful to me ♪ >> ♪ and you can tell everybody this is your song it may be quite simple but now that it's done ♪ >> ♪ sad eyes, turn the other way i don't want to see you cry ♪ announcer: now, for the first time, all the great rock and romance songs from the 1970's, 1980's, and early 1990's are together in one collection. time life presents the "rock & romance" collection. romance songs from the 1970's, >> ♪ i want to know what love is
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i want you to shome ♪ alan: martha, let's go back to the 1970's, before there was an mtv. martha: we were introduced to a new sound and feel in rock and pop music. alan: it was filled with singer songwriters, acoustic guitars, and sun-kissed melodies. martha: and the sound we call "soft rock" was born. >> ♪ baby i'm-a want you baby i'm-a need you you are the only one i care enough to hurt about ♪ >> ♪ all i need is the air that i breathe and to love you ♪ >> ♪ hello, it's me i have thought about us for a long, long time ♪ >> ♪ dance with me i want to be your partner can't you see ♪ martha: every time you turned on the radio, you heard incredible
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hits. alan: songs with a laid-back sound. >> ♪ and i keep on thinking 'bout you sister golden hair surprise ♪ >> ♪ why don't we steal away why don't we steal away into the night ♪ >> ♪ there is a new sun arisin' ♪ >> ♪ in your eyes >> ♪ i can see a new horizon >> ♪ realize >> that would keep me realizin' ♪ you're the biggest part of me ♪ alan: singer-songwriters were writing highly personal songs. martha: they were storytellers who were finding a new freedom to express intimate feelings. >> ♪ winter, spring, summer or fall all you got to do is call and i'll be there yeah, yeah, yeah you got a friend ♪ >> ♪ if i could save time in a bottle
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the first thing that i'd like to do ♪ >> ♪ on and on she just keeps on trying and she smiles when she feels like crying ♪ martha: there were artists who focused on vocal harmonies, acoustic guitars, and a very romantic approach. alan: like seals and crofts, hall and oates and america. >> ♪ smile awhile for me sara ♪ >> ♪ i need you like the flower needs the rain you know i need you ♪ >> ♪ diamond girl you sure do shine ♪ >> ♪ oh oh yea yea i love you more than i can say ♪ alan: in 1976, the soft and hard sides of rock were coming together.
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martha: and was captured in the biggest album of the year, "frampton comes alive." >> ♪ baby, i love your way every day want to tell you i love your way ♪ >> ♪ i go crazy when i look in your eyes i still go crazy ♪ >> ♪ dreamweaver i believe you can get me through the night ♪ martha: frampton's phenomenal success ushered in a time when it became respectable and acceptable for stadium rockers to show their romantic side. alan: and the marriage of rock and romance was complete. >> ♪ if you leave me now you will take away the biggest part of me ♪ >> ♪ i've been waiting for a girl like you to come into my life ♪
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>> ♪ feel like makg love feel like making love ♪ martha: now imagine having all of your favorite rock love songs from the 1970's, 1980's, and early 1990's together in one collection. alan: it is incredible. every song you could possibly want is right here, rock's greatest love songs. martha: so don't wait, call now. announcer: take the passion of rock, the power of pop, and songs that express true, intimate feelings, and you have the unforgettable sound of "rock & romance." >> ♪ i'm gonna keep on loving you 'cause it's the only thing i want to do ♪ >> ♪ every time you go away you take a piece of me with you ♪ announcer: for the first time ever, the biggest romantic rock hits of the 1970's, the 1980's and the 1990's are together.
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154 of the most classic and timeless hits. time life music proudly presents the "rock & romance" collection. >> ♪ hold me now it's hard for me to say i am sorry i just want you to know ♪ >> ♪ that's how much i feel feel for you, baby how much i need i need your touch ♪ >> ♪ if only you believe like i believe we get by ♪ announcer: you will hear classic rock's most memorable ballads, the most powerful anthems, and thmo passionate ve songs. >> ♪ what a fool believes he sees no wise man has the power to reason away ♪ >> ♪ because your kiss, your kiss is on my list
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because your kiss your kiss is on my list ♪ >> ♪ you're still the one i want to talk to in bed still the one that turns my head ♪ announcer: every cd in the "rock & romance" collection is filled with great songs and great memories. >> ♪ don't stop believing hold on to that feeling ♪ >> ♪ i am ready for love oh baby, i am ready for love ♪ >> ♪ lady of the morning love shines in your eyes ♪ announcer: you also get a 24-page booklet filled with complete liner notes, with photos and stories about the artists and their music. >> ♪ and i don't know how you do it making love out of nothing at all ♪ >> ♪ when i need you i just close my eyes and i am with you ♪
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>> ♪ sailing takes me away to where i've always heard it could be ♪ announcer: so don't waste your time and money trying to find all of these hits yourself. just call now, and you can own the "rock & romance" collection on eight cd's for just five payments of $26.99 each. >> ♪ you're gonna have to face it you're addicted to love might as well face it you're addicted to love ♪ >> ♪ baby, you just ain't seen nothing yet ba-ba-ba-ba-ba-baby, you just ain't seen no-no-no-nothing yet ♪ announcer: but wait, even that is not all. if you order today, we will send you absolutely free a bonus cd with 18 of the most feel-good rock love songs ever. >> ♪ bring me a higher love bring me a higher love ♪ >> ♪ and we can build this dream together
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standing strong forever nothing is going to stop us now ♪ announcer: and if you call in the next 18 minutes, we will pay your shipping and handling. that's a savings of almost $15. >> ♪ take on me >> ♪ take on me >> ♪ take me on >> ♪ take on me announcer: and here's the best part. you can get the complete "rock & romance" collection for $15 off the original price. that is less than $.88 per song, plus your free "feeling good" cd along with a 24-page booklet and free shipping and handling. that is a total savings of $44.98. don't wait, call now. alan: welcome back to time life's "rock & romance." martha: in the early days of this combination of rock and romance, many musicians gave us their own unique take on love and relationships. >> ♪ the things we do for love
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>> ♪ the things we do for love >> ♪ the things we do for love >> ♪ the things we do for love >> ♪ your love is driving me crazy your love just takes me away ♪ >> ♪ 'cause when the loving starts doing and the lights go down you woo me until the sun comes up and you say that you love me ♪ >> ♪ love hurts love wounds and marks ♪ martha: and some rockers made it very clear what they wanted from a relationship. >> ♪ i want you to want me i need you to need me ♪ >> ♪ i want to kiss you all over and over again ♪ alan: and there were a few songs that issued warnings about who you should or should not get involved with. >> ♪ evil woman
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evil woman ♪ >> ♪ oh-oh, here she comes she's a man eater ♪ >> ♪ you're no good you're no good you're no good baby, you're no good ♪ alan: there were some artists who were not afraid to wear their hearts on their sleeves. martha: and sometimes that meant sharing their heartbreak. >> ♪ i keep forgetting we are not in love anymore i keep forgetting things will never be the same again ♪ >> ♪ owner of a lonely heart owner of a lonely heart ♪ >> ♪ more than a feeling >> ♪ more than a feeling >> ♪ more than a feeling alan: there was a southern rock band that chose to express their love in a passionate tribute to america's south. >> ♪ sweet home alabama where the skies are so blue
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sweet home alabama ♪ alan: it was an era of super groups. martha: and no one hit it harder than foreigner. >> ♪ and i'm hot-blooded check it and see i've got a fever of 103 ♪ >> ♪ my blood runs cold my memory has just been sold my angel is a centerfold angel is a centerfold ♪ alan: this new wave of romantic rock may have had its roots in america. martha: but artists from england and australia were adding their own style and sound. >> ♪ lost in love and i don't know much was i thinking aloud and fell out of touch? ♪ >> ♪ i can't get it out of my head no, i can't get it out of my head ♪ >> ♪ i'm not in love so don't forget it it's just a silly phase i'm going through ♪
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>> ♪ have you heard about the lonesome loser beaten by the queen of hearts every time ♪ alan: this collection is just loaded with music that goes together so well. martha: you will put on the cd's and never have to push the skip button. the collection is that good. alan: but don't look for the rock and romance collection in stores. it is only available right here through this special offer. martha: so don't wait, call now. announcer: for the first time ever, the biggest romantic rock hits of the 1970's, the 1980's, and the early 1990's are together. time life music proudly presents the "rock & romance" collection. >> ♪ i can't fight this feeling anymore i've forgotten what i started fighting for ♪ >> ♪ you're the meaning in my life you're the inspiration ♪ announcer: easier than downloading, no searching for songs, no trying to remember
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your favorite artists. take the cd's with you in the car, play them around the house, upload them. just open the box and enjoy over seven hours of the best music from a very special time. >> ♪ and you you're in me i'm in you ♪ >> ♪ love lifts us up where we belong where the eagles cry on the mountain high ♪ >> ♪ baby, come back any kind of foocoul see ere was something in everything about you ♪ announcer: you will hear rock's most memorable ballads, the most powerful anthems, and the most passionate love songs. 154 songs and 154 fantastic memories.
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>> ♪ i know you are the only woman that i am dreaming of ♪ >> ♪ i fooled around and fell in love i fooled around and fell in love ♪ announcer: why waste your time and money trying to find all these hits? we have done it all for you. call or order online now and get the complete "rock & romance" collection on eight cd's for five easy payments of $26.99 each. >> ♪ hit me with your best shot why don't you hit me with your best shot ♪ >> ♪ feels like the first time feels like the very first time ♪ >> ♪ doctor, doctor give me the news i got a bad case of loving you ♪ announcer: but wait, even that's not all. if you order today, we will send you absolutely free a bonus cd with 18 of the most feel-good
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rock love songs ever. >> ♪ hungry eyes one look at you and i can't disguise ♪ >> ♪ i ain't missing you at all since you been gone away ♪ announcer: and if you call in the next 11 minutes, we will pay your shipping and handling. that is a savings of almost $15. >> ♪ take these broken wings and learn to fly again learn to live so free ♪ announcer: so order now and get the complete "rock & romance" collection on nine cd's and save almost $45. remember, this fantastic collection and unbelievable deal is only available through this direct-to-consumer tv offer. so call now. alan: in the 1980's, many female rockers took center stage and shared their feelings about love and romance. martha: for sure, we have got to talk the power and passion of
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pat benatar. >> ♪ searching our hearts for so long both of us knowing love is a battlefield ♪ >> ♪ once i had love and it was a gas soon turned out had a heart of glass ♪ alan: also in the 1980's, rock stars were giving us great new music to play on mtv. martha: and their music videos were unforgettable. >> ♪ all i want to do in the middle of the evening is hold you tight rosanna, rosanna ♪ >> ♪ tell me lies tell me sweet little lies tell me lies ♪ >> ♪ tell me, tell me lies alan: videos were a great new addition to the landscape. martha: but there was nothing like going to a concert and hearing those stadium rockers stop you in your tracks with a great rock love song. >> ♪ these are the best of times
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these are the best of times ♪ >> ♪ i would do anything for love oh, i would do anything for love ♪ >> ♪ now i look into your eyes i can see forever the search is over you were with me all the while ♪ alan: the 1980's was a decade full of sincere, sensitive songs and heartfelt performances. martha: soft rockers and hard rockers alike were pulling at our heartstrings. >> ♪ i am all out of love i am so lost without you i know you were right believing for so long ♪ >> ♪ more than words is all you have to do to make it real ♪
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martha: in the late 1980's and early 1990's, there were new artists coming on the scene. alan: and making names for themselves delivering strong emotional messages. >> ♪ wherever you go whatever you do i will be right here waiting for you ♪ >> ♪ don't you know if you change, things will go your way if you hold on for one more day ♪ alan: hey, martha, just check out one of the cd's in this collection. look at the artists on it. it is fantastic. you have chicago, foreigner, rod stewart, the doobie brothers, america. martha: and this unforgettable song from fleetwood mac. >> ♪ over my head oh, but it sure feels nice ♪ martha: wow, and look at this one, starship, reo, kansas, air supply, journey, boston, boz skaggs. alan: along with this hall and oates classic. >> ♪ you're a rich girl and you've gone too far
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but you know it don't matter anyway ♪ martha: this collection is absolutely insane. so many great songs, so many great artists. alan: it is like reliving a special time in your life with your own personal soundtrack to lead the way. martha: and now you can bring these great songs back into your life whenever you want. just call the number on your screen or order online. alan: listen in your own home. and if it isn't the best collection you have heard, simply send it back. time life will refund your purchase price. martha: so don't wait, call now. announcer: take the passion of rock, the power of pop, and songs that express true, intimate feelings, and you have the unforgettable sound of "rock & romance." >> ♪ and i'm gonna keep on loving you 'cause it's the only thing i want to do ♪ >> ♪ every time you go away you take a piece of me with you ♪
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announcer: for the first time ever, the biggest romantic rock hits of the 1970's and the 1980's are together. 154 of the most classic and timeless hits. time life music proudly presents the "rock & romance" collection. >> ♪ hold me now it is hard for me to say i'm sorry i just want you to know ♪ >> ♪ that's how much i feel ♪ >> ♪ i feel for you, baby >> ♪ how much i need >> ♪ i need your touch >> ♪ i want to know what love is i want you to show me ♪ announcer: you will hear rock's most memorable ballads, the most powerful anthems, and the best love and relationship songs. 154 songs and 154 fantastic memories. >> ♪ what a fool believes he
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sees no wise man has the power to reason away ♪ >> ♪ sara, sara storms are brewing in your eyes ♪ >> ♪ you know it is you, babe whenever i get weary and i've had enough ♪ announcer: every cd in the "rock & romance" collection is filled with great songs and great memories. you'll also get a 24-page booklet filled with complete liner notes with photos and stories about the artists and their music. >> ♪ don't stop believing hold on to that feeling ♪ >> ♪ i'm ready for love oh, baby, i'm ready for love ♪ announcer: you'll hear your favorite artists and favorite songs all digitally remastered for studio-perfect sound.
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>> ♪ i want you to show me the way everyday ♪ >> ♪ we will go dancing in the dark walking through the park and reminiscing ♪ announcer: why waste your time and money trying to find all we have done it all for you. call or order online now for the "rock & romance" collection on eight cds for just five easy payments of $26.99 each. >> ♪ you're gonna to have to face it you're addicted to love might as well face it you're addicted to love ♪ >> ♪ baby, you ain't seen nothing yet b-b-b-baby, you just ain't seen no-no-no-nothing yet ♪ announcer: but wait, that is not all. order today and we will send you absolutely free a bonus cd with 18 of the most feel-good rock love songs ever. >> ♪ bring me a higher love bring me a higher love ♪ >> ♪ and we can build this dream together
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standing strong forever nothing's going to stop us now ♪ announcer: and if you call in the next two minutes, we will pay your shipping and handling. that is a savings of almost $15. >> ♪ if you see me walking by and the tears are in my eyes look away, baby, look away ♪ announcer: and here is the best part. you get the complete "rock & romance" collection for $15 off the original price, that is less than $.88 per song, plus your free "feeling good" cd and a 24-page booklet and free shipping and handling. that is a total savings of $44.98. don't wait. this price will not last long. this unbelievable offer is only available right here. so call now. >> the precedi was an advertisement for time life's music collection.
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