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...

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...

A Short History of Killing Joke

Jeremy ‘Jaz’ Coleman, Geordie Walker, Martin Glover and Paul Ferguson formed one of the most alluring post-punk bands in 1979. The band is considered the forefathers of American nu-punk. Their compulsive, tribal blasts on their debut “Killing...

The Beginnings of 80s Fashion and Music

Just as the 1970’s will be recalled for punk’s anti-fashion statements, so the 1980’s will be remembered as much for the artists return to dressing up as much as the music they made. Duran Duran, Adam Ant, Spandau Ballet, Soft Cell, Simple Minds, The...

A Short History of 80s Music

The 80s was a decade when the impact of dance culture on music and vice versa led to some exciting results in 80s music styles as it started with the impact of “Thriller” and closed with “Happy Mondays”. In the 80s, punk music had subsided to...