Power Balladz- The 1980s Rock Extravaganza in New York City

What song was playing when you had your first kiss? What about your first slow dance?

How about during your first time?

Chances are, it was a power ballad – you know, those songs that double as the soundtrack to your life?

Those anthems that make you want to throw a lighter in the air and start singing [...]

By |July 14th, 2010|80s Music, 80s News and Infomation, Entertainment|0 Comments

Michael Jackson and Madonna – Two Beloved 80s Stars

Michael Jackson costumes will be hot this Halloween. And I think that's great! It's totally acceptable to dress up as Michael. That's a fine tribute to his memory.

This is especially true if you consider "Thriller". Isn't this the ultimate Halloween song?

It's been 3 months since The King of Pop's untimely death [...]

By |September 25th, 2009|80s Music, 80s News and Infomation, 80s Pop Culture, Entertainment|0 Comments

The Legacy of Michael Jackson, The King of Pop

Michael Jackson died yesterday afternoon and the reality of this unexpected event is still sinking in around the world.

I watched the Jackson 5 on the Mike Douglas show in the 1970's. I watched, glued to the screen, Michael bloom into the King of Pop on the Motown 25th Anniversary special in 1982 and, like millions [...]

The Golden Girls Star, Bea Arthur Lost Her Battle with Cancer Early Today

Bea Arthur, star of one of our favorite 80s sitcoms, The Golden Girls, died earlier today.

Estelle Getty passed away last year. Both were loved stars of the 80s comedy, The Golden Girls.

We will miss them both very much, but thankfully both women left us a wonderful show to watch over and over again.

Sorry, but we [...]

By |April 25th, 2009|80s News and Infomation, Entertainment, Television|0 Comments

80’s Pop Culture is Represented Awesomely on Family Guy

Thank You Seth McFarland!

In 21st Century Speak, Peter Griffin lingo

This is Frickin' Sweet!

Just about every episode of Family Guy makes fun of the 1980's. 80's Pop Culture is shown in many of Peter's flashbacks.

This one is not only no exception, but from the Bryan Adams Rip-Off, and the Men Without Hats dance at the [...]

By |February 17th, 2009|80s Pop Culture, Entertainment, Television|1 Comment

Classic 80s Movies – Watch ‘Em Here!

The 80s gave us multitudes of great movies, comedies, dramas and more, that 80s fans can watch over and over.

It's often a special treat for parent's to share their favorite 80s movies with their kids.

Titles like Ferris Bueller's Day Off and Ghostbusters are perennial favorites.

For your enjoyment and entertainment, here are a few of the [...]

By |July 17th, 2008|80s Movies, Entertainment|0 Comments

U2: The Rona Elliot Interview

U2: The Rona Elliot Interview
U2 in 1987, their breakout year.
NBC News Onstage

U2 discussing Ireland, their early years, social activism and more in this classic interview from 1987.

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By |May 24th, 2008|80s Music, Entertainment|0 Comments

Madonna: The Jane Pauley Interview

The 1987 Today Show Interview of The Material Girl at the height of her early fame - 1987 Jane Pauley

By |May 22nd, 2008|80s Music, Eighties Fashion, Entertainment|0 Comments