80s Music

80s Music Scene Part 2

An in depth look at the UK music scene in the 1980s Part 2 Information on selected Artists with some external links Artists A-M A   ABC ABC was formed…

80s Movies

The Jewel of the Nile (1985)

  Highlights 1985 follow up to Romancing The Stone. Starring- Michael Douglas,  Kathleen Turner and Danny DeVito, all reprising their original roles. Box Office success with over $96m worldwide Featuring the 1986…

80s TV

Knight Rider

Knight Rider is an American television series created and produced by Glen A. Larson. The series was originally broadcast on NBC from 1982 to 1986. The show stars David Hasselhoff as Michael Knight, a high-tech modern crime fighter assisted…

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

The Hits Album: The 80’s Young Guns Album

Another brand new collection from The Hits Album series, this time featuring the young stars of the 80’s. With 80 hits from Wham!, Adam Ant, Culture Club, OMD, Bros, Nik…