Aztec Camera

Aztec Camera were a Scottish pop/new wave band formed by Roddy Frame, the group’s singer, songwriter, and only consistent member. Formed…

The Jesus and Mary Chain

The Jesus and Mary Chain are a Scottish alternative rock band formed in East Kilbride in…

Kool & the Gang

Kool & the Gang are an American band formed in Jersey City, New Jersey in 1964 by brothers Robert “Kool”…

The Blow Monkeys

The Blow Monkeys are a British new wave/sophisti-pop band that formed in 1981. The first single,…

The Stone Roses

The Stone Roses are an English rock band formed in Manchester in 1983. One of the pioneering groups of the Madchester movement…

Whitesnake

Whitesnake are a hard rock band formed in England in 1978 by David Coverdale, after his…

Johnny Hates Jazz

Johnny Hates Jazz are a British band, currently consisting of Clark Datchler (songwriter, vocalist, keyboards) and Mike Nocito (guitarist,…

Sonia

Sonia Evans (born 13 February 1971), known mononymously as Sonia, is an English pop singer from…

Guns N’ Roses

Guns N’ Roses, often abbreviated as GNR, is an American hard rock band from Los Angeles, California, formed in 1985.…

Depeche Mode

Depeche Mode (/dəˌpɛʃ-, diː-, dɪ-/) are an English electronic band formed in Basildon, Essex, in 1980.…

Gloria Estefan

Gloria Estefan (Spanish: [ˈɡloɾja esˈtefan]; born Gloria María Milagrosa Fajardo on September 1, 1957) is a…

The Housemartins

The Housemartins were an English indie rock band formed in Hull who were active in the…

Band Aid

This is the 500th story recorded on all80s.co.uk, since we launched our new look. A fitting…

Stock Aitken Waterman

Stock Aitken Waterman (abbreviated as SAW) are an English songwriting and record producing trio consisting of…