Cyndi Lauper is the Queen of the Goonies

The Goonies ‘R’ Good Enough, the theme from Steven Spielberg’s summer blockbuster, The Goonies, is more than just another hit record for Cyndi Lauper-it’s the story of her life. It a shy, skinny kid from Queens can turn herself into one of pop culture’s singular performance identities, there’s hope for goonies everywhere. The song, co-written… Continue reading Cyndi Lauper is the Queen of the Goonies

Cyndi Lauper Rocks

It’s easy to pick out a real Cyndi Lauper fan. She’s the screaming preteen girl wearing smeared purple lipstick, and a bright pink ribbon in her electric orange and green hair. If she happens to be humming a tune, it’s probably one of Miss Lauper’s teeny-bopper hits, Time After Time, She’s So Unusual, or Girls… Continue reading Cyndi Lauper Rocks

Cyndi Lauper The Dream Girl

They all laughed when Cyndi Lauper said she’d be a star. But she knew what she wanted and she got it. Look who’s laughing now. EVEN AMID THE EXHILARATING VISUALS OF THE IMPERIAL DRAGON, A Manhattan restaurant squirreled away in the city’s midtown music-biz district, Cyndi Lauper is a riveting presence. The décor here, definitive… Continue reading Cyndi Lauper The Dream Girl