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Squire

Though they never received the recognition they deserved, Squire was one of the earliest and finest mod revival bands of the late 70's. Squire were able to...

Teenbeats, The

A quintet from Hastings, England, The Teenbeats were one of the better bands on Britain's late '70s mod revival scene, with Huggy Leaver (vocals), Ken Copsey...

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Pepsi Light

Aimed straight at the US youth market. It had a lemon-twist, was calorie-free and came in pretty blue packaging. The kids had no defence.

Waterloo Station

1 9 8 2 - 1 9 8 3 (Australia) 30 x 60 minute episodes This early 80s Australian soap was about policemen and their problems. Crime...

Elephant Man, The (1980)

Producer Mel Brooks hired David Lynch - connoisseur of the grotesque - to direct this touching story of a hideously deformed man in Victorian...

Hall & Oates

Philadelphia soulboys Hall & Oates hit pay dirt in America with their 1977 #1 single Rich Girl - which David "Son of Sam" Berkowitz would later...

Huey Lewis & The News

It makes sense that San Francisco sextet Huey Lewis & The News were one of the most popular American bands of the 80's. Huey (real name...

Red Crayola, The/Red Krayola

The abstract tendencies of The Red Crayola (later Red Krayola) were greeted with befuddlement when they released their debut album - The Parable of Arable...

Funny Lady (1975)

After the runaway success of Funny Girl (1968), it was inevitable that Columbia would want a sequel. The result was Funny Lady, a sort of 'Fanny Sings Again'...