Modern English

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10 Songs From ’80s Movies

This list is by no means definitive, but all ten of these tunes (and the movies they accompanied) are pretty memorable. Oh yea, it’s in honor of  Jack FM’s Flashback Prom with A Flock Of Seagulls this Friday! […]


Jack’s Fifth Show: The Motion Picture

Do you remember Jack’s Fifth Show?  One month ago, we were in the crowd drunkenly shouting all the words to [lastfm]Steve Miller Band[/lastfm]’s “The Joker,” [lastfm]Night Ranger[/lastfm]’s “Sister Christian,” and countless others.  But for those who […]


JACK’s 5th Show: We Came, We Saw, We Conquered.

For those of you who made it out to Jack’s Fifth Show, we salute you. We promise your vision will return to normal before too long; the ferocious blurs of the weekend coupled with the […]


JACK’s 5th Show: Modern English Melt The Hearts of OG Valley Girls

In the spirit of utmost honesty, we were the most excited for [lastfm]Modern English[/lastfm]’s performance; we grew up memorizing the words to Valley Girl, listening to British New Wave, and hoping that one day we […]


JACK’s 5th Show: JACK’s Show Artists Best Fashion Disasters

When it comes to rock stars and fashion, they have their own set of rules. It’s their charisma and talent that makes them shine, not over-priced designer clothes. And yet, there are some clothes that […]


Jack’s 5th Show: Movies That Used Modern English’s ‘I Melt With You’

We, like, totally grew up in the Valley so we fer sher had a cow when we first saw the 1983 film, Valley Girl. Oh my god, Nick Cage was a babe-o-rama even if he […]


Top Five Covers of “I Melt With You”

[lastfm]Modern English[/lastfm] is on the bill for Jack’s Fifth Show, and we’re sure everyone’s looking forward to seeing the Brit stars, but we’d be lying if we said we didn’t think the highlight was going […]



We know you’ve been on the edge of your seat and unable to sleep anticipating who will be at Jack’s Fifth Show. Well no more waiting.  Find out who’s performing and all the details after […]


Jack’s Fifth Show Artist Spotlight: Modern English

[lastfm]Modern English[/lastfm] may have started as a punk band, but they became one of the most popular new wave bands in the 1980s with their hit hit “I Melt with You.” And now the popular […]