Check out some great 80s video clips from the greatest decade on the 20 Years Ago Blog, this week’s 80s LunchboxWebsite Of The Week. Also on the 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday, we find out what was going on in the world of music during the 80s in years gone by, in between all your favourite 80s hits of course !
Listeners to the 80s Lunchbox understandly think presenter Alan Coffey is a bit weird, but the true icon of weirdness and king of the parody song is Weird Al Yancovic. So we’ve decided to make Weird Al’s official homepage our Website Of The Week. Find out more on The Cheese, weekdays from midday.
Yes, you know the quote from one of most famous comedy movies of the 80s, The Blues Brothers. Our Website Of The Week on The 80s Lunchbox is called Blues Brothers Central and covers all things Blues Brothers ! Find out more on The 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday on The Cheese.
Evening concert with the New Zealand Secondary Students Choir.
Wednesday 23 January 7pm-8pm
The internationally-acclaimed NZSSC are holding a twilight benefit concert to raise funds for Karori Sanctuary.
Enjoy some of the best young voices in the country, together with the sound of the Sanctuary’s unique dusk chorus at this one-off benefit concert next to the Sanctuary’s beautiful lower lake. Ticket holders will be given exclusive admission to the Sanctuary from 4pm onwards, allowing plenty of time for an early evening stroll and picnic supper before the concert begins.
Tickets on sale now! Cost: $15 adults and $10 kids or $10/$5 for Sanctuary Members and Friends of NZSSC. To book call 04 920 9213 or visit www.sanctuary.org.nz.
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The Ska revival at the start of the 80s brought us a handful of great bands, one of the best being The Beat (known in some parts of the world as The English Beat) , a particularly favourite of the 80s Lunchbox which is why their official site is this week’s 80s Lunchbox Website Of The Week. Find out all about the band history, the spin off groups, the singles, albums and what they’re all doing these days. You can hear the 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday on The Cheese.