80s Music

Culture Club

Culture Club are an English new wave band that formed in London in 1981. The band comprises Boy George (lead vocals), Roy Hay (guitar and keyboards), Mikey Craig (bass guitar)…

80s Movies

Big Trouble in Little China (1986)

  Highlights Fantasy/Martial Arts Comedy film Directed by John Carpenter Starring Kurt Russell, Kim Cattrall, Dennis Dun and James Hong Box Office failure, grossing just over $11m in North America Sequel starring Dwayne Johnson due…

80s TV

The Flying Doctors

The Flying Doctors is an Australian drama TV series produced by Crawford Productions that revolves around the everyday lifesaving efforts of the Royal Flying Doctor Service of Australia, starring Andrew McFarlane as the newly arrived Dr. Tom Callaghan.…

80s Kids TV

Mike Read’s Pop Quiz

Pop Quiz is a British television quiz programme that originally aired on BBC1 from 4 July 1981 to 28 December 1984 with a Top of the Pops special on 4…

80s Culture

Happy Birthday Super Mario Bros

The original Super Mario Bros game launched 34 years ago today 13th September 1985. It was of course, the Nintendo’s Famicom console in Japan that it launched on, but it…

80s Events

Berlin Wall

Dateline- November 1989 The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer, pronounced [bɛʁˈliːnɐ ˈmaʊ̯ɐ] (listen)) was a guarded concrete barrier that physically and ideologically divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989. Constructed by the…

80s Charts

Top 10 Best Selling Albums from 1988

The Top 10 Albums of 1988 Position Artist/s Title 1 Kylie Minogue Kylie 2 Cliff Richard Private Collection 3 Michael Jackson Bad 4 Bros Push 5 Various Artists Now That’s…

80s Videos

Paul Young- Everything Must Change (1984)

Everything Must Change was a UK Top 10 hit for Paul Young in 1984, peaking at #9 in the UK singles chart where it stayed for 5 consecutive weeks before…

80s Compilations

Now That’s What I Call Music 3

Released 11th August 1984       Side 1                                                                    Side 2 01. Duran Duran – The Reflex 02. Nik Kershaw – I Wont Let The Sun Go Down On Me 03.…