80’s Artists New Releases

80’s Artists New Releases

New Wave 80’s artists THE CATHOLIC GIRLS to release new two-CD retrospective set

JSP RECORDS is pleased to announce the release of a new two-CD retrospective set, ROCK N’ ROLL SCHOOL FOR GIRLS, featuring one of the greatest and most enduring 1980’s all-female New Wave rock bands, THE CATHOLIC GIRLS. This exciting anthology covers recordings made from 1979 to 2017, including superb remixes of songs from their ground-breaking 1982 debut album “Catholic Girls.” It also presents 23 fully restored, previously unreleased recordings comprised of demos, alternates and five great never-before-heard songs (including the title track), as well as a compilation of songs drawn from their subsequent albums. All 41 tracks are newly remixed and remastered by acclaimed audio engineer John H. Haley of Harmony Restorations LLC assisted by Vincent J. Mazella. The detailed 20-page booklet provides a history of THE CATHOLIC GIRLS, together with numerous photos from their...

80s Music Video Of The Day: Berlin – No More Words

No More Words was released by Berlin in 1984 on their album "Love Life" and was also featured in the movie "Vision Quest". It was the band's first top 40 hit. Currently, Berlin is set to return with an album of their classic tracks…with strings attached. Working with a full philharmonic orchestra, Strings Attached sees the band revisit some of their classic tracks, from their formation in the early 1980s through to today, including, of course, the iconic theme to the movie, Top Gun, Take My Breath Away. Featuring the classic line-up of Terri Nunn, John Crawford, and David Diamond, Strings Attached is perfect for both existing fans of one of the most legendary bands of the 80s and those who are being introduced for...

Tiffany Announces New Christmas Single And New Manager

Legendary Pop Star and 80’s Icon Tiffany is digitally releasing her first, original Christmas song. “Angels” will be available to download and stream on Friday, December 4, via Outright Rock Records. “The song is about hope and missing family,” said Tiffany. “In my more than 30-year career, I’ve never recorded an original Christmas song, but it just felt right. It’s raw and real and that’s what makes it special to me.” Tiffany co-wrote and recorded “Angels” in her home studio with Mark Alberici and Margie Hauser. The song is a reflective, sentimental, yet optimistic look at the feelings of loneliness and isolation during these current hard times with a longing for the nostalgic feeling that Christmas brings and the joys of seeing family and loved...

Kenny Loggins To Receive Career Achievement Honor

Kenny Loggins is receiving the Career Achievement honor at the next Hollywood Music in Media Awards (HMMA) which will be held on Jan. 27, 2021 in a hybrid awards show. The Footloose singer-songwriter will also perform during the HMMA event. Loggins joins a distinguished list of past HMMA honorees including Smokey Robinson, Diane Warren, Earth Wind & Fire, Glen Campbell, Dave Mason and film composer John Debney. Kenny Loggins' remarkable four-decade-plus career has brought him from the top of the charts to the toast of the Grammy’s. He's had smash hits on Hollywood's favorite soundtracks, rocked worldwide stages, and found his way into children's hearts while bringing his soulful, beautiful voice to platinum albums of a stunning variety of genres. His gift for crafting deeply emotional music is unparalleled, and it's been...

Morris Day From Morris Day And The Time Returns With A New Christmas Song!

Morris Day and The Time who brought us such great hits as "The Bird" and "Jungle Love" has returned with a brand new Christmas song. https://youtu.be/AL_6CjDkb1o   Morris Day, as you might remember, was heavily associated with Prince and appeared in the movie Purple Rain.   https://www.facebook.com/morrisdayandthetime/

One of the 1980s Most Iconic Bands, Berlin, Return with Strings Attached to Take Your Breath Away

Nearly 40 years after the release of the track with which they have become synonymous, the Los Angeles-based synth pop group, Berlin, returns with an album of their classic tracks…with strings attached. Working with a full philharmonic orchestra, Strings Attached sees the band revisit some of their classic tracks, from their formation in the early 1980s through to today, including, of course, the iconic theme to the movie, Top Gun, Take My Breath Away. Featuring the classic line-up of Terri Nunn, John Crawford, and David Diamond, Strings Attached is perfect for both existing fans of one of the most legendary bands of the 80s and those who are being introduced for the first time. Founded by bassist John Crawford, singer Terri Nunn, and keyboard player...

The Hooters Offer Tour Update

The Hooters have released the following update about their new tour plans, new website, and more: Dear Hooterized Fans and Friends, First and foremost, we hope everyone is doing well during these challenging times — it’s certainly been a difficult and unprecedented year. We had high hopes of celebrating our 40th anniversary in 2020, but unfortunately that all changed almost overnight as the scope of the pandemic dramatically expanded in March. However, we remain very optimistic about better times ahead as we all continue to look for those “silver linings”… On our end, although all of our concerts this year have been postponed, almost every “20+20” tour date has now been pushed ahead and rebooked for 2021. We thank our loyal promoters and all of...

80s Music Video Of The Day: The Fixx – Saved By Zero

This Top 40 Hit by The Fixx was released in 1983 on the "Reach The Beach" album. https://youtu.be/JOiZP8FS5Ww   Maybe someday Saved by zero I'll be more together Stretched by fewer Thoughts that leave me Chasing after My dreams disown me Loaded with danger So maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Holding onto Words that teach me I will conquer Space around me So maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Saved by zero Saved by zero So maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Maybe I'll win Saved by zero Who needs to win Saved by...

Whitney Houston Becomes First Black Recording Artist in History to Achieve Three RIAA Diamond Albums

Whitney, the artist's second studio album, has been certified RIAA Diamond (10x Platinum), joining Whitney Houston and The Bodyguard (Soundtrack) to make Whitney Houston the first Black recording artist (male or female, solo or group) with three Diamond albums in her discography! “I Will Always Love You” Reaches 1 Billion Views on YouTube The fan's incredible support has helped Whitney's "I Will Always Love You" music video reach 1 billion views on YouTube! This makes "I Will Always Love You" the first music video released in the 20th century by a solo artist to reach 1 billion views. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's  2020 Inductees are now part of the Hall of Fame Gallery inside the Cleveland museum. The much-anticipated exhibit features a special collection of artifacts...

David Hasselhoff Goes Heavy Metal?

TV icon David Hasselhoff has recorded a metal song, “Through the Night,” with the two-man metal project CUESTACK, and a Kickstarter campaign to finance the final steps of editing a video and “making-of” documentary on the project is now underway. https://youtu.be/hzJB6-pfcJk The collaboration between Hasselhoff and CUESTACK started in 2018 with many demos and meetings to make what seemed like an impossible idea slowly turn into a reality. As life-long “Hoff'” fans, CUESTACK had the ultimate goal to create a metal project with the most-watched man on TV showing the world his heavy side. Hasselhoff recorded the track with CUESTACK in 2019 in Vienna where they also shot an epic music video together. The band's final mission: Finishing the editing process of the cinematic video that will accompany the song. With a limited budget and schedule, CUESTACK shot the entire...

Genesis Rehearsing For Upcoming Tour

Tony Banks, Mike Rutherford and Phil Collins have reunited in London and started rehearsals for the forthcoming Genesis The Last Domino? Tour which starts in April. The three old friends are playing together again for the first time since the Turn It On Again Tour in 2007. Joined by Nic Collins on drums, and long time lead guitar and bass player Daryl Stuermer, they are sounding incredible.   Genesis are one of the biggest selling recording artists of all time and one of Britain's most internationally renowned bands. The band have gone through several line-up changes but in 2006, Tony Banks, Phil Collins and Mike Rutherford reunited for the 'Turn It On Again' world tour. And now are set to tour together again with the Last Domino?...

Check Out Cheap Trick’s New Version Of Rebel Rebel By David Bowie

Cheap Trick has released their new cover of David Bowie's hit song Rebel Rebel. It's true to the original but still has that Cheap Trick spin on it. https://youtu.be/7RdXR1Mxfy4    

New Elton John Barbie Doll Available Now

Barbie pays tribute to the legendary singer, songwriter, pianist, and composer Elton John. The most successful male solo artist of all time, Elton has amassed numerous gold, platinum, and even one diamond album, plus countless music industry achievements throughout the span of his career. The Elton John Barbie doll shines bright in a glittery top and flared denim embellished with Elton’s sparkling initials. Her “Elton”-embossed bomber jacket features star-printed sleeves and a rainbow-striped hem. Nods to the artist’s iconic style include rainbow-striped platform boots, a purple bowler hat, and sparkly, pink-tinted sunglasses. The Elton John Barbie doll is a bold collaboration that personifies two cultural icons and honors the extraordinary artistry and musicianship of a stellar performer. Includes doll, doll stand, and Certificate of Authenticity....

Listen To Heart Vocalist Ann Wilson’s New Solo Song “The Revolution Starts Now!”

NEW SONG OUT NOW! "The Revolution Starts Now" is a powerful, uplifting anthem of unity. It’s an incitement to think higher than polarization and derision." - Ann Wilson https://youtu.be/CjSXkO4RXEE  

Breaking News: Tony Lewis, Vocalist And Bassist For The Outfield Dead At 62

Tony Lewis' official website has posted the following statement regarding his death: It is with great sadness and sorrow to announce that Tony Lewis has unexpectedly passed away. He was a beautiful soul who touched so many lives with his love, his spirit, and his music. He loved his fans dearly and enjoyed every opportunity he had when meeting all of you. Please respect the family's privacy during this difficult time. - Team TL https://youtu.be/4N1iwQxiHrs Tony Lewis, musician; songwriter, and record producer is probably best known as co-founder of The Outfield. Together with John Spinks, the two took the 80s by storm with their infectious pop songs, including “Your Love,” “All the Love,” and “Say it isn’t So.” Their debut album, Play Deep, was issued...

MEN AT WORK 20/20 VIRTUAL CONCERT! NOVEMBER 1, 2020

“I am lucky to still be able to write, record and play music for a living. I will have something new to release very soon. Some 40 years ago, this was my aspiration. I wanted to be in a great rock band and tour the world. My dreams came true. That was a long time ago, though sometimes it feels like just the other day. I toured Europe last year as Men at Work, and it was a truly great experience. Touring is obviously on hold for the foreseeable future, so I offer this virtual concert with my band, of my favorite Men at Work songs, 40 years on. You don’t even have to leave your house, which at the moment, is definitely still a good idea.”...

FARRINGTONMANN (Formerly When In Rome) – LIVE:ALIVE IN CONCERT – TONIGHT!

You are cordially invited to a very special event, happening on Thursday, October 15th, 2020 at 8pm EST....  From Clive and Andrew: Please join us tonight for the world premiere of FARRINGTONMANN - LIVE:ALIVE IN CONCERT! We sent this to you to thank you for your support throughout our career. Please join us for a night of celebration for 30 years of When In Rome UK! We look forward to you joining us on this very special occasion. To watch the concert and pre-show Q&A just click here: https://www.facebook.com/Abductedbythe80s/videos/4050661104960541 Limited edition merch to celebrate the premiere and raise funds for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention go to www.abductedbythe80s.com. Loads of Love Clive n Drew

The Go-Go’s Announce New Tour Dates

The Go-Go's have released the following tour dates for 2021: Get excited for 2021: NEW dates have been added to our tour and are on sale now!! 🎫 Which show will we be seeing you at?? ❤️ Tickets available at gogos.com 6/18/2021| SAN FRANCISCO, CA | THE MASONIC 6/23/2021 | SAN DIEGO, CA | HUMPHREYS CONCERTS BY THE BAY | TICKETS 6/24/2021 | SAN DIEGO, CA | HUMPHREYS CONCERTS BY THE BAY | TICKETS 6/27/2021 | TEMECULA, CA | PECHANGA RESORT CASINO 6/29/2021 | LOS ANGELES, CA | ORPHEUM THEATRE 6/30/2021 | LOS ANGELES, CA | ORPHEUM THEATRE 7/7/2021 | WESTBURY, NY | THEATRE AT WESTBURY 7/8/2021 | BENSALEM, PA | PARX CASINO 7/10/2021 | MASHANTUCKET, CT | FOXWOODS RESORT CASINO 7/11/2021 | ASBURY PARK, NJ | STONE PONY  

Smell Like Lionel Richie With His New Cologne Called…HELLO

There are many similarities between songwriting and fragrance creation — the notes have to work together to tell a story 🎵 HELLO by Lionel Richie Eau de Toilette is a sexy sparkling fougère mixed with warm ambery notes. This tempting cologne exudes an intoxicating, modern aromatic experience. The refreshing top notes of this men's fragrance are inviting & enticing. With notes of Bergamot, Grapefruit, Bitter Orange, & Mint, this spray fragrance begins with an invigorating, exciting opening. The next notes to appear are the delicate heart notes. Highlighting Lavender, Cashmeran, & Violet Leaves, this layer of notes develops the fragrance into a distinct, exclusive scent. The hand selected base notes complete the cologne. Featuring notes of Patchouli, Vetiver, & Ambrox, this fragrance will leave a...

Netflix To Premiere New Show About 80s Singer Selena In December

Check out the first trailer here: Netflix has announced a new series dedicated to 80s pop singer Selena called Selena: The Series which premieres on December 4th. https://youtu.be/c2SfijID-BI As Mexican-American Tejano singer Selena comes of age and realizes her dreams, she and her family make tough choices to hold on to love and music. Christian Serratos (Rosita on AMC's Walking Dead) is set to star as Selena Quintanilla, Ricardo Chavira as Abraham Quintanilla, Gabriel Chavarria as Selena’s brother AB. Julio Macias, Jesse Posey, Hunter Reese Peña, and Carlos Alfredo, Jr.

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