They were originally called Smile and their lead singer almost adopted the name Larry Lurex ! Luckily Freddie Mercury and the boys settled on Queen and kept their hold on the charts from the 70s onwards. We remember their contribution to 80s culture this week on The 80s Lunchbox by making one of the best . . . → Read More: Queen – Pop Icons Into A 5th Decade
Def Leppard crossed over into the top 40 with their brand of rock music which appealed to die hard fanatics as much as hit buyers. We pay tribute to the band from Yorkshire, England this week by making their Official Website our Website Of The Week on The 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday on The . . . → Read More: Def Leppard – Rocking The 80s
They convinced us in the 80s that it was Hip To Be Square and their mix of soft rock with catchy melodies made Huey Lewis And The News a popular choice. We’ve Made their Official Website our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday on The Cheese.
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When Shona Laing appeared on talent show New Faces in 1972, it was inevitable the New Zealand born singer/songwriter was in for a promising career. Shona’s career included ten great albums spanning the decades and we celebrate her work by making her Official Website our Website Of The Week on The 80s Lunchbox. Find . . . → Read More: Shona – Hitmaker Through The Decades
The Pet Shop Boys was a union of a music journalist and electronic music guru and Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe stormed the charts in the 80s with their unique style. We celebrate them this week by making one of the best unofficial sites Absolutely Pet Shop Boys our Website Of The Week this week . . . → Read More: Absolutely Neil and Chris
Eddie Van Halen, his powerful guitar riffs, his big hair (!) seem to sum up the 80s era of power rock. Relive those days by visiting the Official Van Halen Website. It’s our Website Of The Week on The 80s Lunchbox. You’ll hear Van Halen and many more of your 80s favourites weekdays from midday . . . → Read More: Rocking With Eddie
We celebrate the music of singer songwriter Toni Childs this week on The 80s Lunchbox as her Official Website becomes our Website Of The Week. Find out more weekdays at midday on The Cheese.
Back in 1988, Sinead O’Connor hit the charts with the catchy Mandinka and never looked back. The spotlight turns on Sinead this week on The 80s Lunchbox as we make her Official Website our Website Of The Week. Find out more from midday, Monday to Friday on The Cheese.
Daryl Hall and John Oates brought us some great songs in the 70s but they didn’t stop there as they continued to hit the charts throughout their 80s with their cool laid back light rock tunes. We’re making their Official Website our Website of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox. Find out more . . . → Read More: Daryl and John – 80s Hitmakers
Hits with his band The Heartbreakers, as a member of The Traveling Wilburys or as a solo artist make Tom Petty a true master of great music. Tom is also the subject of our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox (weekdays at midday on The Cheese). Visit his Official Website soon . . . → Read More: Tom Petty – Music Master