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Rediscovering my love for the Asterix books

Rediscovering my love for the Asterix books

I’ve always loved the Asterix books, but I’ve recently rekindled that love, and I’m thoroughly enjoying it. My son has just started reading them all (a day that I was looking forward to for a while) and he’s already read eight books in about two…

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5 Creepy 80s Movies That Are Worth Rediscovering

5 Creepy 80s Movies That Are Worth Rediscovering

The 80s were an interesting time to be alive. They gave us Nintendo, sleazy businessmen and a host of incredibly terrifying and creepy films. This is especially true following the release of Halloween. Some of those films have become cult classics, while others appear to…

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Audio Mashup – How I edited ‘Thunder In Your Heart’ (The Triple Power Mix)

Audio Mashup – How I edited ‘Thunder In Your Heart’ (The Triple Power Mix)

If you haven’t already listened to Shawn Robare’s fantastic Branded in the 80s podcast I urge you to do so. It’s great. And one of his recent episodes inspired me to try something cool. Shawn was talking about the song Thunder In Your Heart by…

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The extremely cool Marvel Super Heroes card game

The extremely cool Marvel Super Heroes card game

I used to love playing card games like Top Trumps etc. This pack wasn’t an official Top Trumps pack but it was my favourite of the lot. I was always a fan of Marvel comics and the artwork on these cards is fantastic. The game…

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Top Ten Nostalgia Songs

Top Ten Nostalgia Songs

I obviously quite like nostalgia. I run an 80s nostalgia website after all. I love when I get that warm, fuzzy feeling of nostalgia whenever something triggers a memory from my childhood. They say music and smells are the biggest triggers of memory. I will…

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Glen A. Larson – A Tribute

Glen A. Larson – A Tribute

I was very sad to hear a few hours ago that Glen A. Larson, the legendary TV producer, had passed away due to esophageal cancer aged 77. Some people are just synonymous with a genre, and when you think of quality 70s and 80s TV…

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Bonnie Tyler – Holding Out For A Hero

Song: Bonnie Tyler – Holding Out For A Hero Album: Footloose Soundtrack Year: 1984 Label: CBS Country of origin: USA Category: Music Tags: CBS, Footloose, Cover Up Notes: Welsh singer Bonnie Tyler made a true 80s rock anthem here. It’s hard not to get pumped…

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TV Shows

TV Shows

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Live and Let Die by Ian Fleming

Live and Let Die by Ian Fleming

After recently reading and reviewing Casino Royale, I continue my James Bond Challenge with Live and Let Die, the second Bond novel written by Ian Fleming, in 1954. Originally I was hoping to read one Bond novel each month, but as it is now the…

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How to Effectively Improve Your Musical Skills from the Comfort of Your Home

How to Effectively Improve Your Musical Skills from the Comfort of Your Home

Many trades have been hit hard by the pandemic and its ensuing lockdowns during 2020 and 2021. Musical performers have been hit especially hard. With bars, theatres, and nightclubs closed, musicians have been mostly unable to earn a living for themselves. However, the world is…

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