867-5309 Jenny Don’t Lose My Number – Circa 1983

Another classic 1980’s Music video courtesy of Youtube, Steve Garelli and, of course, Tommy Tutone. 867-5309 Jenny Don’t Lose My Number – Circa 1983 I remember playing Galaga and Pacman at the local arcade, listening this song. Oh, the good...

Make your own 80s Costumes

Making your own 80s costume is easy. By simply reviewing some 80s movies, videos or television shows and making a few notes, you can assemble an impressive 80s costume. There are many ideas for 80s costumes and 80s theme parties to choose from. Creating a killer 80s...

Michael Jackson was a Thriller

I remember it like it was yesterday. My jaw hit the floor as Michael slid across the stage that night in 1982, with his skinny tie, sequined jacket, high-water slacks, and white-gloved left hand. Was the Motown 25th Anniversary the beginning of the end for Michael?...

80s Movies – Top Box Office Stars of 1980

The 80s decade started off with some movies that have really stood the test of time. The first year of the 80s, 1980, saw several promising actors that are still going strong well into the 21st century. The Star Wars franchise was going strong in 1980. And with the...

80s New Wave Music

In the early 1980s thousands of UK bands hoped to make it like Duran Duran. The second British invasion helped to power the new wave music explosion in the U.S. as many bands and artists were picked up by MTV and recording companies. The list of eighties bands from...

80s Hair and Makeup

Bright lipstick, bright eyeshadow, big jewelry and big hair were all the rage in the mid 80’s. Short hair behind the ears with height on top (poofy) were definitely the thing. Big gaudy earrings and as many bracelets as you could fit on your wrist. The early...

Popular Music of the Eighties Decade

We grew up on 80`s music and we are still listening to 80`s music today. Though much of the music was inspired by punk rock, only a fraction of it sounded much like that aggressive, revolutionary format. MTV, one of the ’80s most singular, well-known phenomena,...