There is No Other Time Like The 80’s Decade

Are you one of the many people who seem to still be stuck in the 80's decade? OK, so it was something like "a big deal", but do you ever wonder what it is exactly that makes the eighties's so darn special? It seems like the 1980's has even made a lasting impression on the kids of this generation.

For instance, think of some of the things that only kids who grew up in that era know about. Do you notice how some things seem to be magically reappearing again? That is good, no, it's great! But the guest appearances of these certain items don't exactly have the same spirit or "feel" to it. Who cares, as long as the memory stays alive, the 80's decade will never die, right?

Are you ready to get that overwhelmingly giddy feeling inside that only comes along when talking about some of the things that made the 80's what is was? Remember the exact day you got the Original Nintendo Entertainment System? It either came with Super Mario Bros., Duckhunt or both. Do you remember staying up night after night, determined to "beat the game". [...]

By |September 17th, 2014|80s Pop Culture|0 Comments

New Album from “Weird Al” Yankovic

"Weird Al" Yankovic
Alfred Yankovic from Lynnwood, California took great advantage of video rotations on MTV during the 1980's to find commercial success. What will he do in the 21st century? More online promotion and engagement with fans, funny videos on You Tube and more.

1984 - Best Comedy Recording

Al has released a new album recently and I would enjoy seeing him on television. A possible guest on the late night shows or morning news shows, for example.

If you are not all that familiar with "Weird Al" Yankovic, here are some song titles:

My Bologna
Beat It
Another One Rides the Bus
Like a Surgeon

The titles alone make me laugh. But the strength of the songs lies in the humor in the videos. "Weird Al" Yankovic just wrapped up videos for the songs on the new album. [...]

By |July 21st, 2014|80s Pop Culture|0 Comments

Monsters of Rock LA Coliseum 1988

Monsters of Rock 1988 LA Coliseum Headlined by Van Halen, included acts Dokken, Metallica, Scorpions and Kingdom Come

I found this video on YouTube. I had totally forgotten about this. All day. 9 hours of rock n' roll. July 24th, 1988 at The LA Coliseum.

Hot weather, booze. ladies in 80's clothes and makeup, guys dressed in [...]

By |January 27th, 2013|80s Music|0 Comments

Finding the Perfect Costume From the 1980’s

Halloween is not very far away. This means that we all need to be getting our costumes ready so that we can have something that we will be proud of on the big night. Many adults are opting for 80s costumes.

This is an era that is not going to be forgotten anytime soon. This is [...]

By |October 15th, 2012|80s Costumes|0 Comments

I Only Want to be With You – What Happened to The Bay City Rollers

OK, I am a big fan of pretty much everything about the 80's. Tonight I decided to check out "That 80's Show" on Hulu.Com. I was watching the pilot and they made a reference to "The Bay City Rollers".

I remembered being a big fan of "The Bay City Rollers" in he late 1970's when I [...]

By |July 13th, 2012|80s Music|1 Comment

Five Sunset Strip Clubs Go 80s on Friday Night

New movie about the 1980's! The 80's truly lives on in pop culture, music, movies and more.  "Rock of Ages" has been one of the hottest Broadway musicals across the country for some time and now a movie set in Hollywood in 1987.  

Nothing real special on [...]

By |May 29th, 2012|80s Music, 80s Pop Culture|0 Comments

Madonna Interview Announcement

Jimmy Fallon announced Monday night on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon that he will be doing an exclusive interview with Madonna on Facebook talking about her new album coming out March 26th called MDNA and more with the 80s music icon.

The Madonna interview will take place at this Saturday Night March 24th at 6:00PM EST [...]

By |March 21st, 2012|80s Music, 80s News and Infomation|0 Comments

The Lasting Legacy of Whitney Houston

Whitney Houston was arguably the second most famous female pop star in the 1980s.

Her untimely death at 48 hears old is, while unfortunate, was probably not a big surprise to many.

Houston set the standard for pop-soul singers in the '80s. She was vibrant in the 1980s, sharing her passion for music and life [...]

By |February 12th, 2012|80s Music|0 Comments