It’s hardly surprising that former Queen front man Freddie Mercury has a dedicated fan base. One such fan has put together a unique website called Mr Mercury which impressed us so much we made it our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox. Pay the site a visit and you’ll see what we mean. Listen out for your favourite 80s songs too on The 80s Lunchbox, weekdays from midday on The Cheese.
Bryan Ferry and Roxy Music brought a new style of unique music to the early 70s. It was all change in the 80s too as they gave us their own take on New Romanticism. We pay tribute to Bryan and the band this week by making on of the best fan sites Roxyrama our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox, weekdays at midday on The Cheese.
Think of Simple Minds and the immediate association has to be the 80s. This week on The 80s Lunchbox we make one of the best fansites devoted to the band our Website Of The Week. It’s bears the curious name of Book Of Brilliant Things, but it’s a must see for any 80s buff as much as the 80s Lunchbox is a must listen every weekday 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 weekdays at midday on The Cheese.
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 !
Anyone who thought Paul McCartney would slip from the hit making limelight after the Beatles split must have been left red faced throughout the 70s and 80s as his work with Wings and as a solo artist proved. We celebrate the master of pop this week on The 80s Lunchbox by making Paul McCartney’s Official Website our Website Of The Week . Tune in weekdays at midday on The Cheese to hear Paul and plenty of your 80s favourites.
Tina Turner had a string of hits in the 60s and early 70s with former husband Ike. For many stars it would have all been over shortly afterwards. Not so for Tina who relaunched her career in 1984 with a hit album and so became an even bigger star on her second run. Tina Turner fans are most loyal and we make her fan club website our Website Of The Week this week on The 80s Lunchbox. Listen for more details, weekdays from midday on The Cheese.
Chrissie Hynde and her band The Pretenders brought guitar based melodic pop back in fashion in 1980 and lasted throughout the decade with an impressive selection of hits. We celebrate the band by making the excellent fan site The Pretenders Archives our Website Of The Week on The 80s Lunchbox. Tune in weekdays at midday for your favourite 80s hits on The Cheese.