That 80s Show

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Shoulder pads, Rubik’s cubes, luminous clothes, angsty movies... and of course loads of factoids. Paulo and Dori are living in the past - and loving it!

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03
DEC

An unexpected chat about Kids Incorporated | Mr T pities the fool who misses Paulo's movie | Too much talk about nipples

A Martika song on the playlist leads us to Kids Incorporated and a feeling we were robbed, as we never got more than season 1 where we live.
Also on the show - Paulo talks about Mr T's film career, Debbie Gibson triggers Barret by calling herself Kylie's sister, and loads of unnecessary nipple comments.
Part 1: Kids Incorporated.
Part 2: Movie Recommendations.
Part 3: Debbie Gibson chat.
Part 4: Watchu Talkin 'bout reboots?
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook. Also look out for the podcast tab and listen from Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played.
Martika - Cross My Heart.
Irene Cara - The Dream.
Tina Turner - Steamy Windows.
26
NOV

The Body Rap | A movie that makes Garbage Pail Kids look like Citizen Kane | Freddie Mercury's last words

It feels like Paulo and Dori haven't done a show together since the 80s. George and Andrew - actually more like Mel and Kim - are back in attack for this week's edition of That 80s Show.
This week saw the 30th anniversary of Freddie Mercury's death and we find some stories to remind us of the enigmatic genius.
Part 1: The Body Rap. A toy no one wanted.
Part 2: Movie recommendations featuring trash people, melting and a terrible super hero.
Part 3: Is Wham!rap an iconic 80s rap song?
Part 4: Freddie Mercury's last words and his gift from the grave.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook. Also look out for the podcast tab and listen from Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played.
Doing it all for my baby - Huey Lewis & The News.
Believe it or not - Joey Scarbury.
Wham! Rap.
Stay the night - Chicago.
19
NOV

The Chart Savant is back...with gifts! The Macmansion from Hell | We try to eVoid giving away our next interview guest

When the Chart Savant descends from atop the hill of Top 40 Land and assumes his human form, Dori and Paulo must take advantage of his ethereal presence.
Barret is back with his chart games as well as some gifts, but are Dori and Paulo able to beat him and truly deserve their trophies?
Part 1: The Chart Savant brings us gifts.
Part 2: The Macmansion from Hell.
Part 3: Movie Recommendations.
Part 4: The Chart Savant's game.
Also because it helps people find our podcast...RICK ASTLEY, RICK ASTLEY, RICK ASTLEY. (It's a Google thing)
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played:
Gloria - Umberto Tozzi
Wham! - If you were there
Christopher Cross - Run like the wind
12
NOV

That 80s Show meets Carol Decker of T'Pau

This week we left the interview china in the hands of The Chart Savant!
Barret sat down with Carol Decker from T'Pau, the hypnotic voice behind 80s hits like, ''China in your hands'' and ''Heart and Soul''.
We discover the groups origins, Carol's musical inspirations, how the band got their outrageous name (hint: live long and prosper), and find out what Carol calls her injured foot.
These are the revelations only The Chart Savant can secure.
Keep up to date with T'Pau and Carol:
@caroldecker on Twitter
tpaucaroldecker on Instagram and Facebook
or on https://www.tpau.co.uk/
The Essential T'Pau can be ordered from Amazon now.

Title Track by Orange Groove Studio @OrangeGrooveAdmin on Facebook.
05
NOV

The Cheers song isn't that cheerful | It's never too early for Last Christmas | The murderous Chippendales

Paulo and Dori sure did miss each other. So much catching up as we play 80s Bingo... Brat pack; Breakfast Club mention; Last Christmas in November; Anneline Kriel; The Chippendales.

Part 1: Cheers isn't that cheerful.
Part 2: Andrew McCarthy's Brat.
Part 3: Movie Recommendations.
Part 4: Battle of the network stars.
Part 5: The Chippendales.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played:
Rebel Yell - Billy Idol
Last Christmas - Wham!
Human Touch - Rick Springfield
29
OCT

The Chart Savant's Bible | Chasing Hadedas | Motley Crüe think they were sexist | Return to The Heritage Chart

The Chart Savant, Barret, joins Paulo in this week's trip back to the 80s. We cover movies, chart books, other uses for DVDs, sexist bands from the 80s and find out what music our favourite 80s acts are releasing these days.
Part 1: The Official Album Charts. The Eighties.
Part 2: Movie Recommendations.
Part 3: Motley Crüe think they were sexist.
Part 4: www.heritagechart.co.uk.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played.
Opus - Live is Life.
Sheena Easton - Modern Girl.
David Essex - Silver Dream Machine.
Opus - We Made it.
Sting - If it's Love.
ABBA - Don't shut me down.
22
OCT

Loco for Acapulco | The Beverley Hills Brat | Greta has gone too far

There's a new tv show that fits Paulo's simple viewing criteria. Less than 30 minutes and set in the 80s. He's loco for Acapulco and he wants Dori to meet the alternate universe version of themselves.
We have our always popular movie recommendations before Dori launches into the weirdest story about a lady called Joanna Stingray that starts in Beverley Hills, takes in Russia and involves David Bowie and Andy Warhol.
And finally, while we admire Greta Thunberg's attempts to save the planet - we don't encourage her Rick Rolling.
Part 1: Loco for Acapulco.
Part 2: Movie Recommendations.
Part 3: Joanna Stingray.
Part 4: Greta Thunberg's Carbon foot steps.

Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played.

The Four Tops - Loco in Acapulco.
The Los Colinas Entertainers - Vaccacion, Ojo Del Tigre, Karma Chameleon.
Wham! - I'm your man.
Neil Schon & Jan Hammer - No more lies.
15
OCT

Bon Jovi Wine | Wham! Member Dies | The Chart Savant | Andersvent Calendar

When The Chart Savant enters the realm of That 80s Show, it's life Jim but not as we know it.
Part 1: Bon Jovi's wine.
Part 2: Movie Recommendations.
Part 3: Deon Estus.
Part 4: Boogie Box High.
Part 5: The Chart Savant.
Part 6: Buy Paulo an advent calendar.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played:
Kim Wilde - Never Trust A Stranger
Deon Estus - Heaven Help Me
MarkAlex - Quick Quick
08
OCT

The Bond Podcast | Jason Donovan | We should start an 80s School | Bond songs from the 80s

Another episode where we discover the miscreant ways of a high school Dori in the 80s - which leads us to consider opening an 80s school of our own, except for adults.
Part 1: Jason Donovan.
Part 2: Movie Recommendations.
Part 3. The Bond songs ranked.
Part 4: Bond songs that never saw The Living Daylights.
Part 5: Your status update if Facebook was around in the 80s.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played:
Edge of Heaven - Wham!
The living Daylights - A-Ha
View to a kill - Duran Duran
Do you wanna funk? - Patrick Cowley feat Sylvester
01
OCT

People that died, died | An 80s music documentary we have to watch | Spell your name in 80s movies | booksfordrugs.com

An episode that spends a lot of time on 80s movies and who can blame us?
Part 1: The Jim Carroll Band and an 80s music documentary.
Part 2: Movie recommendations including Automan.
Part 3: Spell your name using 80s movie titles.
Part 4: Free Blockbuster and booksfordrugs.com.
Part 5: Michael J Fox.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played:
The Jim Carroll Band - People who Died.
George Michael - Hard Day.
The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket.
17
SEP

Abbatars | Rick Astley takes if all | The Trouble with Lindsay Buckingham | The Heritage Chart

Elton John, Abba, Rick Astley, Fleetwood Mac and Mr Belvedere... and that's only the first 10 minutes! Another episode of That 80s Show - ready for your ear holes.
Part 1: Elton John's new album.
Part 2: The Abbatars and Rick Astley.
Part 3: The Trouble with Lindsay Buckingham.
Part 4: Movie Recommendations.
Part 5: The Heritage Chart.
Everything we discuss in this show can be found on @That80sShowSA on Facebook.
This podcast originally plays as a radio show with music - here are the songs we spoke about and played. The Heritage Chart can be found at www.heritagechart.co.uk
Hipsway - The Honeythief.
Wham! - Young Guns.
Phil Collins - Easy Lover.
09
SEP

That 80s Show meets Thomas Anders of Modern Talking

Paulo has still not come down from cloud 9!!!
In this episode we meet the ''Gentleman of Music'' but by God, that is an understatement!!!
Bringing his customary charm to That 80s Show, Thomas Anders talks to us about his early career, Modern Talking, the outfits of the 80s, his glorious hair and more.
He also tells us about his fondness for South Africa, his famous friends, his new album and loads of other stuff that we can't remember because we were so infatuated.
Keep up to date with Thomas Anders on: https://www.thomas-anders.com/en/ or ThomasAndersOfficial on all social media.
His new album, Cosmic Rider is on all streaming platforms.
If you prefer to spend an hour staring at one of the heart throbs of the 80s - you can watch a video of this interview right here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a4IxhmPVNWI&t=17s

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