The Rubinoos are an American power pop band that formed in 1970 in Berkeley, California. They are perhaps best known for their singles "I Think We're Alone Now" (1977, a cover of the hit by Tommy James & the Shondells), "I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend" (1979), and for the theme song to the 1984 film Revenge of the Nerds. Although "I Think We're Alone Now," reaching No. 45 in 1977, has been their only charting hit, the group has a significant enduring cult following among fans of the power-pop genre.
The Rubinoos was the 1977 debut album by American power pop band the Rubinoos. It was rereleased a number of times on different labels with bonus tracks. The Rubinoos re-released it again on their own label, November 30, 2011 (bonus tracks listed below). I Think We're Alone Now" (Bo Gentry, Richie Cordell). Leave My Heart Alone". Rock and Roll is Dead". Nothing a Little Love Won't Cure". Wouldn't It Be Nice".
Listen to music from The Rubinoos like I Wanna Be Your Boyfriend, Honey from the Honeycombs & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from The Rubinoos. The Rubinoos formed when American power pop musicians Tommy Dunbar and Jon Rubin were still in junior high school. By age fourteen, after playing a few school dances, Rubin and friends graduated to the club circuit. In 1975, they were signed as one of the original acts on the new Beserkley label.
The Rubinoos Tracklist. The Rubinoos Q&A. More The Rubinoos albums. The Seeds were an American rock band formed in Los Angeles, California in 1965. The group became known for psychedelic rock music and is considered a prototype for garage punk rock bands.