The 1980s BMW M3 E30 Is Still Heavily Sought After Today
May26

The 1980s BMW M3 E30 Is Still Heavily Sought After Today

BMW advertises their vehicles as the ultimate driving machine. In 1989 they introduced their BMW M3 E30 edition and it completely embodied that branding. Today, the car is still one of the most sought after BMW’s on the net. A 1989 BMW M3 E30 such as the one pictured above, is selling on EBAY Motors for a whopping $37,990. For that price, you can buy a brand new BMW however, it won’t be nearly as nostalgic as the 1989 E30....

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There Is A ‘Dynasty’ Soap Opera Reboot Coming
May25

There Is A ‘Dynasty’ Soap Opera Reboot Coming

Like every decade from the 60s and onward, there have been soap operas that captivated everyone. Dynasty was that soap opera for the 80s and now, it is on its was back thanks to The CW. “Dynasty is returning to TV, nearly 30 years after the prime-time soap opera aired its last hair-pulling fight,” according to News Journal. “The rebooted drama will be one of four new series joining the CW’s schedule in the...

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Are Today’s Artists Stuck In The 80s?
May22

Are Today’s Artists Stuck In The 80s?

We often speak about the influence the 80s still plays in music today. A new band by the name of Dreamcar has recently released their debut album and it has a super distinct 80s feel. This leaves us to question whether or not today’s artists are stuck in the 80s. Tom Dumont, Tony Kanal and Adrian Young of No Doubt have picked up a new lead singer in Davey Havok, a previous member of the band, AFI. Together they formed Dreamcar...

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Is ‘Just Like Heaven’ The Best 80s New Wave Song?
May19

Is ‘Just Like Heaven’ The Best 80s New Wave Song?

In the 80s there were plenty of new wave bands that stepped on to the scene with massive hits. The Cure is one of those bands and “Just Like Heaven” is one of it’s major hits. However, is it worthy of taking on the role of being he best 80s new wave song? “Just Like Heaven” featured a beautiful guitar solo and that signature 80s electronic synthesizer that made some many incredible tracks pop. Meanwhile,...

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Chris Cornell of Soundgarden and Audioslave Dead At 52
May18

Chris Cornell of Soundgarden and Audioslave Dead At 52

Chris Cornell was considered as one of the founding voices when it came to the late 80s and early 90s grunge movement. On Wednesday night, May 17, Cornell, was reported dead. “Cornell, 52, was in Detroit performing with Soundgarden, which had embarked on a US tour in April,” according to CNN. “His passing was ‘sudden and unexpected,’ his representative, Brian.” What many may not know is that the...

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Stranger Things Star Finn Wolfhard Covers New Order’s ‘Age Of Consent’
May16

Stranger Things Star Finn Wolfhard Covers New Order’s ‘Age Of Consent’

We’ve spoken plenty of times about Stranger Things and how well they pay homage to the 80s. That has now been intensified as one of the shows stars, Finn Wolfhard and his band covers New Order’s 80s classic “Age Of Consent.” The cover was done for an 80s benefit concert which also featured 80s parody man Weird Al Yankovic. If that wasn’t enough, you may remember our report on the new reboot of Stephen...

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Art From Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ Expected To Sell For Millions
May15

Art From Pink Floyd’s ‘The Wall’ Expected To Sell For Millions

The Wall film featured dark and powerful art by Gerald Scarfe, which will be the subject of the San Francisco Art Exchange. In 1982, Pink Floyd unleashed a powerful film that followed the madness of a rock star’s troubling career. Now, the art from the film is expected to be sold for millions. “The show will present more than $5 million of the most recognizable artworks over a broad price range related to Pink...

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The Breakfast Club Meets Mother’s Day
May11

The Breakfast Club Meets Mother’s Day

Each year on Mother’s Day, brunch seems to be one of the most popular go-to ways to celebrate the occasion. This year, 80s moms will rejoice when they hear about The Breakfast Club Brunch Crawl. Mom will love you forever for this one. “We thought it would be something sweet,” said Britlyn Delahoussaye of Social Entertainment, according to The Advertiser report. “A lot of women like brunches and it would be...

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Does Harry Styles Want to Bring Back the 80s?
May08

Does Harry Styles Want to Bring Back the 80s?

Ask you kids about Harry Styles and we’re sure you’ll be able to hear all about him. However, what they may not be able to tell you is that Styles may be bringing the 80s back with one track. If you haven’t heard of Styles, he’s one of the members of the former boy band One Direction. Since the band parted ways, each of the five members ventured out into the world of solo music. Most of the members also...

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Star Wars Theme Gets An 80s Remix For May The 4th
May04

Star Wars Theme Gets An 80s Remix For May The 4th

It’s May 4th and to fans of the galaxy far far away, it’s Star Wars day. In celebration of May The 4th, a YouTuber/producer by the name of Scandroid released a remixed version of the Star Wars theme song with an undoubtedly 80s sound. “This is the Star Wars cover you’re looking for: Scandroid takes a Star Wars classic, ‘The Force Theme’ and turns the synths up to 11 in an epic cover to inspire the Jedi...

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80s Hitmaker Billy Ocean To Release Here You Are: The Music of My Life
May03

80s Hitmaker Billy Ocean To Release Here You Are: The Music of My Life

Legacy Recordings, the catalog division of Sony Music Entertainment, will release Billy Ocean – Here You Are: The Music of My Life on Friday, July 21. A special single-disc stateside edition of a 2-disc set released in the UK in 2016, Billy Ocean – Here You Are: The Music of My Life brings together 10 new Billy Ocean performances alongside five of the classic hits that made him one of the UK’s most popular recording...

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Soundtrack Features Cheap Trick, David Hasselhoff and More
May02

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Soundtrack Features Cheap Trick, David Hasselhoff and More

The Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 soundtrack has plenty of big hits from the 70s. However, it also contains music from a classic 80s band Cheap Trick and 80s actor/singer, David Hasselhoff. Hasselhoff appears on a featured song titled, “Guardians Inferno” alongside The Sneepers. The track has an undeniable 80s sound, it’s comparable to that of the A-Team intro music from the classic TV show and film. Meanwhile,...

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New Order Delivers A Performance For The Santa Barbara Bowl
Apr27

New Order Delivers A Performance For The Santa Barbara Bowl

New Order happens to be one of those 80s band that possessed that electronic sound that paved the way for plenty of bands today. Recently, the band performed at the Santa Barbara Bowl and according to reports, they haven’t lost that 80s feel. “New Order paid the Santa Barbara Bowl a visit last Tuesday night. Kicking off the set with “Singularity” off its recent 2015 album, Music Complete, the band showcased its signature,...

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Bananarama Have Joined Forces Once Again
Apr26

Bananarama Have Joined Forces Once Again

The ladies of Bananarama who brought us amazing hits like “Cruel Summer” are back together, much to the delight of fans. “Eighties girl band phenomenon Bananarama announced that they’re reforming earlier this week, sending music fans hurtling down memory lane,” according to DailyMail. “Siobhan Fahey, 58 – who original left the girl group in 1988 – will reunite with bandmates Sarah...

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80s Sitcom ‘Perfect Strangers’ Stars Reunited On A Radio Show
Apr25

80s Sitcom ‘Perfect Strangers’ Stars Reunited On A Radio Show

In the 80s and 90s, Perfect Strangers was a major hit that filled all viewers with a ton of laughter. “Bronson Pinchot and Mark Linn-Baker, who played distant cousins from different continents on the hit ABC show, recently gave a joint interview — their first in 25 years! — to New York radio station 106.7 Lite FM, who shared the chat on Facebook Live,” according to Today. The comedians clearly did not lose a step as they...

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