WATCH: Scorpions LIVE -‘Rock You Like a Hurricane’ – 1985 Oakland Coliseum Stadium

02/06/2018

“Rock You Like a Hurricane” by the Scorpions was released as the lead single from their ninth studio album, Love at First Sting which came out in 1984. It was written by Klaus Meine and Herman Rarebell, composed by Rudolf Schenker and reached number 25 in the USA Billboard Hot 100, greatly contributing to the album’s success, and it’s rockin’ music video was put into heavy rotation by MTV at the…

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WATCH: Scorpions “Wind of Change” -1990

05/05/2017

We knew the Scorpions power ballad, Wind of Change was a popular song, but didn’t realize  it’s considered one of the best-selling singles of all time. With the haunting whistle intro, it’s not hard to imagine the emotion behind the lyrics which was written to celebrate the end of the Cold War and the reunification of Germany, where the band is from.  The music video of the song has now…

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(WATCH) The Scorpions: Big City Nights

04/12/2017

The Scorpions were one of the hottest rock bands in the late 80s with hits like “Rock You Like a Hurricane” but they also had a lot of other great songs–and music videos–along the way. Case in point: Big City Nights, which, of course, starts with shots of girls in bikinis at the beach because . . . well, why the hell not? You’re the goddammed Scorpions and if you…

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