Forever 80s with Liz Worth

Will chats with author and podcaster Liz Worth (host of “Forever 80s Podcast”) about her quest to uncover our continued fascination with the 1980s. Become a patron at http://www.patreon.com/1980snow. Email us at will@1980snow.com or kat@1980snow.com. Listen to “Forever 80s Podcast” here. Get “Treat Me Like Dirt” here. Learn more about Liz here.

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80s Music and Your Memory

Recorded before a live Facebook (and YouTube) audience, Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 1980s news including: Sony acquires the “Cola Wars” movie Did Road House reboot use AI? Wonka event makes children cry Then, we discuss the power (and science) of music to transport us back to moments from our youths. And we share songs to try and evoke your memories. Which songs take

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GenX and “Distraction” Media

Recorded before a live Facebook (and YouTube) audience, Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 1980s news including: David Lee Roth prodded Sammy Hagar Salem’s Lot may never see daylight Draft Star Wars script sold at auction Then, we discuss the current (and potential future) state of media and ask whether the 1980s was part of that evolution. Finally, they give away a collectible thanks to

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The Mighty 690 with Alexander Hamilton Cherin

Will chats with author Alexander Hamilton Cherin about his new novel “The Mighty Six-Ninety (690).” It’s a fictionalized account of actual events that transpired in Southern California during the Summer of 1981. A struggling AM radio station buried $50,000 in cash and gave its listeners clues as to its location, one a day, until the money was found. Set against the backdrop of a California

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Another 1980s One-Hit Wonder Challenge

Recorded before a live Facebook (and YouTube) audience, Will, Kat and Jon discuss current 1980s news including: Richard Marx chastises concertgoer “Fast Car” is a hit (again) Billy Mitchell settles “cheater” lawsuit Then, Kat challenges us to identify 80s one-hit wonders by a clip and a clue. And she asks the harder question: Was the artist really a one-hit wonder? Finally, they give away a

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You Cannot Mess This Up with Amy Weinland Daughters

Will, Kat and Jon discuss whether they’d like to travel back to their youths and what they’d try and accomplish. Then, Will chats with author Amy Weinland Daughters about her award-winning book “You Cannot Mess This Up: A True Story That Never Happened.” Introduction – 0:00 Interview – 14:10 Become a patron at http://www.patreon.com/1980snow. For more episodes of 1980s Now and information about the show

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