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The Cure’s singles compilation ‘Japanese Whispers’ was released on this day in 1983

It was Dec the 6th 1983 that The Cure‘s record company Fiction Records released ‘Japanese Whispers: The Cure Singles Nov 82: Nov 83’, the compilation included the singles “Let’s Go to Bed”, “The Walk” and “The Lovecats”. Listen to the … Continue reading

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Watch Leonard Cohen’s 1983 TV Musical: I Am a Hotel

I Am a Hotel is a half-hour musical that was shot at the King Edward Hotel in Toronto in April of 1983. It was directed by Allan F. Nicholls and written by Cohen and Mark Shekter. The cast included ice … Continue reading

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US Festival ’83’ – Sunday, May 29 1983 (Heavy Metal Day)

  Sunday, May 29 1983 – Heavy Metal Day Quiet Riot Mötley Crüe Ozzy Osbourne Judas Priest Triumph Scorpions Van Halen

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Duran Duran’s – ‘Seven and the Ragged Tiger’ was released on this day in 1983

‘Seven and the Ragged Tiger’ from Duran Duran turns 33 years old…that makes me, well let’s just say I’m older than a bread box.  ‘Seven and the Ragged Tiger’ is my favourite DD album out of all their releases; it … Continue reading

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I never knew that David Bowie, Joe Jackson and Heart were “Coffee Achievers” [Video]

I guess back in 1983 coffee drinking was at a all-time low, so the National Coffee Association filmed a series of commercials to show people that sports, music and television celebrities were drinking it by the bucketful and were also … Continue reading

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