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In the News (Sun 19 Nov 17)

  
  Pure 80s Pop reliving 80s music
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Don`t feel you are alone in your yearning to revisit the 80's era,remember you are 1 of 1000's of people who visit here weekly.
www.pure80spop.co.uk   (785 words)

  
  Driko's '80s Music and Nostalgia
Some people call it "retro," but that term just doesn't sound right to me. I grew up during the '80s and relish all of those sometimes-hazy memories imprinted upon me from TV shows, movies, arcade games, current events, and just the general feel of things back then.
I should explain that while The Simpsons is not really an '80s show, it is still one of my favorite shows of all time (and it does have some cool '80s flashbacks!).
Although music is what I remember best about the '80s, and is one of the easier things to find around nowadays, there are so many other things that I like and remember from the '80s.
www.driko.org /80smusic.html   (1094 words)

  
  '80s toys revival targets parents - Business - The Washington Times, America's Newspaper   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Don't be alarmed if holiday wish lists this year look as if they came from the 1980s.
The children of the '80s made up the first generation to experience multiple popular toys.
The '80s toys are familiar to today's parents and grandparents.
www.washtimes.com /business/20061123-103626-4724r.htm   (572 words)

  
  Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) By David Plotz and David Wild   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The '80s may have suffered from a testosterone shortage, but today we are being poisoned by it.
The '80s, of course, were the decade of the PMRC and Tipper Gore's crusade against violent, smutty music.
The '80s were no brief shining moment in our history—in fact, the shiniest thing about the '80s was probably that scary fabric on those frightening Members Only jackets.
slate.msn.com /?id=2067106&entry=2067279   (1620 words)

  
 Radio's latest fad: The '80s. Natch.
Arbitron, surveying the seven '80s stations that were in place before the fall 2000 book, reports that about half of each station’s audience falls within a ten-year age span, enabling precise demographic targeting.
The '80s format is very strong at work, where 40 percent of the listening takes place.
If it is to succeed, the '80s format will have to shake off the perception that it is simply riding a fad.
www.medialifemagazine.com /news2001/apr01/apr23/1_mon/news2monday.html   (963 words)

  
 CNN.com - 'Like, Omigod!' It's the return of the '80s - August 21, 2002
With "Like, Omigod!: The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)" (Rhino), a seven-disc boxed set, the '80s have been re-primped and repackaged in all their glory.
The boxed set is loaded with chintzy pop, he says, and is missing the biggest stars of the '80s -- not just college radio favorites and depth of influential genres such as rap.
But the thing about the '80s, Tannenbaum says, is that people remember the silliness, but musically the decade is underrated.
archives.cnn.com /2002/SHOWBIZ/Music/08/21/omigod.80s   (1009 words)

  
 80s music: music that defined the 80s decade
Living under the nuclear threat was a justifiable concern to most people in the 80s, and it is no real surprise that it featured in many popular songs of the 80s.
While The Wedding Singer was one of the first films to launch new interests in the 80s - particularly 80s music, it is still highly flawed to anyone who lived through that period.
After listening to all the 80s doom and gloom of Nuclear war music, people needed some light relief.
www.eightyeightynine.com /music   (376 words)

  
 Women's 80s Clothes- 1980s fashion, 1980s clothing
However, 80s tees are everywhere and are being worn by celebrities as well as kids not even born in the 1980's (along with trucker hats, leg warmers, plastic jewelry, etc.).
Another popular trend in 80s clothing for women were (largely mannish) suits and shoulder pads, visually reinforcing the idea of strong women in the workplace.
Whether you're looking for an 80s costume to attend a themed 80s party, or just some 80s-inspired retro daily wear, you'll find them in the same places.
www.mables.com /80s-clothes-womens.php   (534 words)

  
 Like, Omigod! The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally) By David Plotz and David Wild   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The '80s were a crack decade, and the pleasures of Like, Omigod are crack pleasures, glimpses of the sublime.
Truth be told, it might be easier to be full-on cranky about the '80s if we could cop some serious attitude from a better musical spot than the one we find ourselves in right here, right now.
In the '80s, substance may have become a bit of a novelty—but at least it existed.
slate.msn.com /?id=2067106&entry=2067279   (1835 words)

  
 Vote for the '80s on the Web   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Another one is '80s IQ' with immediate results; they have a different set of questions once in awhile; there is a bonus of more '80s IQ' along the bottom with the icons of Rubix cube, sunglasses, lipstick and Jeff Spicoli-checkered sneakers.
According to Tracy Johnson, Star's Program Director and General Manager, states that the '80s requests generate many times the amount of requests compared to all other programming and is the "most well-known aspect of the station.
Love in the '80s is good for a laugh and a good dose of nostalgia, Like Totally Trivia will fry your brain and check out the pictures of their guests like Howard Jones and Squeeze.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/334/28825   (950 words)

  
 Flak Magazine: That '80s Show, 01-26-02
And it was inevitable, because Hollywood seems to observe this very simple pop culture formula: In order to be able to sell TV Retro safely, a full generation must pass.
According to the formula, the '80s are just about ripe for the selling.
Looking back, the '80s seem almost as innocent as the '50s did 20 years ago.
www.flakmag.com /tv/80s.html   (468 words)

  
 New spin on the '80s
With the popularity of Fox TV's "That '80s Show" and lack of a danceable music in clubs right now, '80s nights and music are starting to make a local comeback, especially in the college town of New Paltz.
DJ Betty, whose real name is Elisa Maurer, said students began approaching her about it just before winter break so when she came back, she started spinning '80s music in the club.
Listeners were urged to dress the part and bring their favorite '80s CD or tape to be played.
www.recordonline.com /archive/2002/03/19/bz19.htm   (719 words)

  
 radioio80s. your world. your station. no boundaries.   (Site not responding. Last check: )
well there was a lot of music in the 80s that never received mainstream radio play.
the groups that had the biggest impact on the music of the 90s, and beyond, are here at radioio 80s.
here on radioio 80s it is all about the underground sound of the 80s.
www.radioio.com /radioio80s.php   (402 words)

  
 80s Empire
Listen now to All 80s Radio in our popup radio player (Windows Media) or standalone in Real Player
Visit i80s.com :: the official forum of The 80s Empire!
They are regularly updated so your site visitors will see new stories even when you don't have time to update your site.
www.80sempire.com   (503 words)

  
 The 1980s Fanlisting! Index, Home
I had started an 80s clique in March 2002, which eventually turned into a webring.
Since fanlistings caught on, I decided that a fanlisting would be the best direction for an 80s fans project such as this.
The 80s Fanlisting has been around since February 2003, moved around my urls a couple of times but has always been run by Angela.
www.silencia.net /80s   (135 words)

  
 Open Directory - Arts: Music: Lyrics: 1980s   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Driko's 80's Music and Nostalgia - Many lyrics to 80's songs, with nostalgic recollections, as well as a large 80s tribute collage, essays, quizzes, and links.
'80s Music Lyrics - Collection of memorable rock and pop lyrics from the '80s decade.
Ultimate '80s Songs - List of over 400 popular songs, categorized by group name, by year, and by song title.
dmoz.org /Arts/Music/Lyrics/1980s   (242 words)

  
 In The 80s - Timeline Of The Eighties
In The 80s - Timeline Of The Eighties
This is a timeline of the 80s, year by year.
I have split the timeline into each year of the 80s in order to speed download times.
www.inthe80s.com /timeline.shtml   (104 words)

  
 Welcome to the 80's
Try your skill and see whether you were actually a child of the 80s or not.
If you come up with additional 80's lyrics I do not have, e-mail then to and I will post.
If you come up with additional 80's Biographies I do not have, e-mail then to and I will post.
www.80sretromusic.com   (620 words)

  
 In The 80s - Latest Additions to Eighties Music Pages
It was 12 years ago in 1995 that in the 80s began life as ChuckyG's 80s Webpage.
These are the latest eighties topics being discussed on the 80's Board at InThe00s.
I was born in 1976 and remember the 80's with a lot of fond memories.
www.inthe80s.com   (1085 words)

  
 The '80s Server - INFORMATION
'80s Icons - Who were the movers and shakers of the '80s?
Children of the '80s - Our personal tribute to the Bryant Adkins article.
That '80s Show - The new television series about life in the '80s.
www.80s.com /info.html   (232 words)

  
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I have been carrying these lyrics around with me for years and now they finally have a home - a box in the basement is no place for these gems.
So here they are in Nostalgic purpose, dedicated to all the people who are a Child of the 80's or who just love 80s music in general.
Please take the time look listen and visit other 80s related pages to send you back in time.
www.angelfire.com /me2/zelsparkbench/80slyrics.html   (214 words)

  
 Classic '80s Games : Play Now!   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Enjoy some of these free classic '80s arcade games - You'll need Microsoft Internet Explorer version 5.0 or Netscape 6.0 or higher, together with the Macromedia Flash Plugin (I am told that at least 95% of people have this installed already).
Vector graphics are, as seen in the screen shot to the right, simple lines to create objects - and while it may seem cheesey compared to present day graphics, they were considered cutting edge stuff back in the '70s and early '80s.
This was also one of the first games to use an experimental artificial intelligence to harrass the game player's ship.
www.80smusiclyrics.com /games.shtml   (1435 words)

  
 Night of the Living '80s
The Interesting-Ass '80s Picture of the Week-and-a-Half (IAEPOTWAAH) is large, in charge, and ready for your perusal.
You have no choice but to visit my Early '90s MX Gear Hate Page or you will be damned to repeat the hideous motocross fashion mistakes of the past decade.
The Night of the Living '80s Yahoo Club was converted into a Yahoo Group.
www.geocities.com /gcrites80s/index2.htm   (335 words)

  
 Totally 80s Weekend (by Jeremy Zawodny)
I'm a child of the 80s and I take great pride in it.
As a result, I have a particular fondness for the popular music of the 80s--especially the one-hit wonders that seemed to make up a fair amount of the Billboard charts.
One of the few local radio stations that I can tolerate (there are exactly four) has been playing only 80s music this weekend, calling it their "totally 80s weekend" and I'm loving every minute of it.
jeremy.zawodny.com /blog/archives/001799.html   (578 words)

  
 80s music, 80s movies, 80s, eighties, 1980, glamrock, hairmetal, bon jovi, def leppard
80sxchange is the premier online 80s community for discussion and information regarding the 80s decade.
One of the most influential styles of music in the 80s decade.
Discuss 80s baseball, football, soccer, hockey, basketball, the olympics...
www.80sxchange.com /forums   (622 words)

  
 I Love the '80s - Barbara Walters' special was a throwback to a decade when greed was good. By Dana Stevens   (Site not responding. Last check: )
I Love the '80s - Barbara Walters' special was a throwback to a decade when greed was good.
It's official: As of last night, it is once again the '80s.
Three of the choices from Walters' list—Donald Trump, Oprah Winfrey, and Mel Gibson—have been around since the '80s; Walters even showed clips of herself interviewing the latter two in their big-haired heyday.
slate.msn.com /id/2110861   (819 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: Books: Essential 80s Pop Quiz   (Site not responding. Last check: )
In Essential 80s, there are 192 pages of Rock, Pop, New Wave, and Punk questions.
With all the 80's stuff going round just now, what a book to bring yourself back up-to-date and test just how much you can remember.
The book's contents cover just about every rock or pop act from the 80's that you can think of--major label and indie; British and American; top hits and obscure.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/0953412407   (397 words)

  
 '80s Server Review   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The '80s Server has a tremendous amount of terrific stuff!
Music is just one of the many things the '80s Server protects and cherishes.
The fun things of '80s are the crossword puzzles, games, trivia, Valley URL (remember, like, valley talk?), '80s timeline and the ever popular Children of the '80s trivia.
www.suite101.com /article.cfm/80s_music/3644   (233 words)

  
 The Ultimate 80s: I'M BACK! Ultimate-80s Relaunched...   (Site not responding. Last check: )
News and views from David Landis, 80s music and pop culture expert.
You can also connect to this blog site and podcast the interviews of ‘80s celebs we conduct.
All you have to do is listen to Ultimate-80s and be the 8th e-mail when you hear the clue.
www.ultimate80s.com /blog/2005/06/im-back-ultimate-80s-relaunched.html   (442 words)

  
 80s : Art Directory
Collection of memorable rock and pop lyrics from the '80s decade.
Many lyrics to 80's songs, with nostalgic recollections, as well as a large 80s tribute collage, essays, quizzes, and links.
A personal voyage through the music of the 80's and 90's with accompanying lyrics.
www.123artist.com /Music/Lyrics/80s   (163 words)

  
 80s. Shared Mp3. MP3 music rapidshare download daily free
Miscellaneous - Various Artists: Jingle NRJ 80s (Musique Magique) ((Skit))
VA - 80s Retro Party (20 of the Classics Retro Party Hits) (2007)
VA - 80s Soul - Number 1s (2007)
sharedmp3.net /search.html?&ff=search&subject=80s   (356 words)

  
 The 80s Movies Rewind « -- Home of '80s Retro Movies
A multi award winning site that is, quite simply, the place to learn about those awesome retro movies that made the '80s one of the most exciting and diverse in cinema history...
The 80s Movies Rewind also includes a special service showing upcoming 80s DVD, Recent 80s DVD, Upcoming 80s HD-DVD and Blu-ray and a list of all 80s HD-DVD and Blu-ray -all with full specifications, the best online pricing and more...
The 80s films that we cover currently are listed in alphabetical order and to qualify, all had to be released sometime in the '80s:
www.fast-rewind.com   (400 words)

  
 Ultimate '80s Songs - Reliving the Best Songs of the 1980s - Lyrics
Originally inspired on a long car trip during which we named the songs that would be on the ideal compilation CD, this list now consists of songs that we feel best capture the spirit of the 1980s (and a few from outside the 80s).
This means it's subjective - what was popular in the eighties for us may not have been for you.
The '80s Pop Culture Box (Totally)" are ones that we felt strongly enough about to put on this site.
www.afn.org /~afn30091/80songs.html   (569 words)

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