80s Music

Erasure

Erasure is an English synth pop duo band consisting of keyboardist Vince Clarke and singer Andy Bell. Erasure entered the music scene in 1985 with their debut single “Who Needs…

80s Movies

The Shining (1980)

The Shining is a 1980 horror film produced and directed by Stanley Kubrick and co-written with novelist Diane Johnson. The film is based on Stephen King‘s 1977 novel of the…

80s TV

Falcon Crest

Set in the fictional Tuscany Valley of California, Falcon Crest focused on a large family of wealthy vinyardists, who were either bickering with each other, plotting against each other, and…

80s Kids TV

Super Gran

Super Gran is a 1980s children’s television programme, about a grandmother with super powers. The show was adapted by Jenny McDade from books written by Forrest Wilson and was produced…

80s Charts

The Biggest Selling Albums Of The 1980’s

Position Artist/s Title 1 Dire Straits Brothers In Arms 2 Michael Jackson Bad 3 Michael Jackson Thriller 4 Queen Greatest Hits 5 Kylie Minogue Kylie 6 Whitney Houston Whitney 7…

80s Compilations

Out Now (1985)

A1 –Tears For Fears Everybody Wants To Rule The World A2 –Glenn Frey The Heat Is On A3 –David Grant & Jaki Graham Could It Be I’m Falling In Love…

80s Culture

Pac-Man

Pac-Man (Japanese: パックマン Hepburn: Pakkuman), stylized in all capitals, is an arcade game designed by Toru Iwatani of Namco and first released in Japan as Puck Man in May 1980.…

80s Events

Falklands War

The Falklands War (Spanish: Guerra de las Malvinas), also known as the Falklands Conflict, Falklands Crisis, Malvinas War, South Atlantic Conflict, and the Guerra del Atlántico Sur (Spanish for “South…

80s Comics & Magazines

Record Mirror Magazine

The 80s magazine with all the chart info, stats and gossip. Record Mirror was a British weekly music newspaper between 1954 and 1991 for pop fans and record collectors. Launched…

Whizzer & Chips

Whizzer and Chips, oh the memories, was a British comics magazine that ran from 18 October 1969 to 27 October 1990, when it merged with the comic Buster. As with…