It’s arguable that Spandau Ballet were the founders of the early 80s New Romantic scene. They also survived the era to become one of the most sophisticated groups of the era. We celebrate Spandau Ballet by making Little Jo’s Spandau Ballet Fansite our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox. Find out . . . → Read More: Spadau Ballet Remembered
1 Forever Chris Brown 2 Always On My Mind Tiki Taane 3 Closer Ne-Yo 4 Take A Bow Rihanna 5 Lollipop Lil Wayne 6 Moving Mountains Usher 7 Bye Bye Mariah Carey 8 Nesian 101 Nesian Mystik 9 Bust It Baby Pt 2 Plies feat. Ne-Yo 10 Mercy Duffy
Charts courtesy of RIANZ
. . . → Read More: NZ Top 10 Singles – Monday 23rd June 2008
1 Viva La Vida Or Death And All His Friends Coldplay 2 Indestructible Disturbed 3 Rockferry Duffy 4 Exclusive: Forever Edition Chris Brown 5 Past, Present, Future Tiki Taane 6 Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords 7 Back To Black: Deluxe Edition Amy Winehouse 8 The Very Best Of Dolly Parton 9 . . . → Read More: NZ Top 10 Albums – Monday 24th June 2008
Painful food prices? Crazy fuel prices? Struggling to cope? Wondering if it is going to stop?
There is a Lower Hutt wide community meeting on Tuesday to look at the causes of rising food and fuel prices and discuss how it is affecting Lower Hutt people and what we might do to become . . . → Read More: Lower Hutt wide community meeting
The Thompson Twins were actually three…. oh, and no-one in the band was actually called Thompson, but that didn’t stop them having a string of hits throughout the 80s ! On the 80s Lunchbox this week, we’ve made the Thompson Twins Discussion Group our Website Of The Week. Find out more, weekdays at midday on . . . → Read More: The Three Twins !
17.06.08 – From the streets of Wellington to the world’s best in Las Vegas, via the Opera House: It’s a curious journey but one that celebrated New Zealand champion hip-hop dance crew Legacy will take when they take on the world’s best breakdancers in Las Vegas in July. But first they need a little . . . → Read More: Wainuiomata to Vegas – Hip Hop Dancers Need Your Help
We welcome two new shows to The Cheese this week.
“Upload” hosted by Abby and Simon covers a vast range of NZ music. Lots of stuff you wouldn’t usually hear on The Cheese! You can “Upload” every Saturday night at 10pm, with a repeat on Monday nights at 9pm.
“Uncharted” is a 15 minute programme . . . → Read More: Two New Shows start this week.
Is there anyone out there that doesn’t like Level 42 ? They had a string of feel good hits during the 80s and were led by unassuming guy next door Mark King, a lead singer and bass player who reportedly had his thumb insured for a lot of money ! We celebrate Level 42 by . . . → Read More: Level 42 Fans – Check This !
1 Forever Chris Brown 2 Always On My Mind Tiki Taane 3 Take A Bow Rihanna 4 Lollipop Lil Wayne 5 Closer Ne-Yo 6 Love In This Club Usher feat. Young Jeezy 7 Mercy Duffy 8 Sweet About Me Gabriella Cilmi 9 American Boy Estelle feat. Kanye West 10 Work Kelly Rowland . . . → Read More: Top NZ Singles – Monday 9th June 2008
1 – Indestructible Disturbed 2 Rockferry Duffy 3 Exclusive: Forever Edition Chris Brown 4 Home Before Dark Neil Diamond 5 Flight Of The Conchords Flight Of The Conchords 6 Back To Black: Deluxe Edition Amy Winehouse 7 The Best Of Radiohead 8 Past, Present, Future Tiki Taane 9 Finding Beauty In Negative Spaces Seether . . . → Read More: Top NZ Albums – Mon 9th June 2008