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Episode 48: Madness

Welcome to the 80s and songs about houses! It's the Living in Hi-Fi version of VH1 "Where are They Now?" 

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Music video by Madness performing Our House. (C) 1982 Geffen Records
'House Of Fun' was released as a one-off single in 1982 and went to #1 in the UK, staying in the chart for nine weeks. The song is arguably the best example of Madness' "nutty sound", a combination of fairground vaudeville, ska and out-and-out pop.