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Dream Academy vintage vinyl from 1985...bought in the '90s at a "nice price!" (Craig Allen photo).

Craig Allen says: ‘Meet Dream Academy’

Dream Academy formed in London in 1983, combining folk-pop music with "sophisticated" sounds. And, it scored one of "Jersey's Favorite Hits" in 1986!

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Vintage "Rockwell" vinyl on the turntable! (Craig Allen photo)

Craig Allen says: ‘Meet Rockwell’ at Halloween

While "Somebody's Watching Me" isn't technically a Halloween can give you Halloween chills...and it does make the "cut" on 1980's-based Halloween song lists!

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Little River Band (LIVE) "Backstage Pass" Double Album,1980 (Craig Allen photo).

Craig Allen says: ‘Meet Little River Band’

Australia's "Little River Band" ruled the international charts in the late 1970's...but is now made up of Americans! Founding members have taken their frustration public, recording the song "Someone's Taken Our History." But, all that is to come...

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Johnny Hates Jazz, "Turn Back The Clock," 1988. Craig Allen photo).

Craig Allen says: ‘Meet Johnny Hates Jazz’

"Johnny Hates Jazz" is a British pop/rock band that formed in London in 1985...that would score a major international hit (and one of "Jersey's Favorite Hits), just two years later!

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Talk Talk "It's My Life" Extended Single, 1984. (Craig Allen photo).

Craig Allen says: ‘Meet Talk Talk’

It was the mid-80's, and "New Wave" was all the rage when the world met the band that named themselves...twice...

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"In The Heat Of The Night," 1979 (Craig Allen photo).

Meet Pat Benatar

Meet Pat of the most-played artists in the early days of MTV!

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"Tell It To My Heart" album, 1987. (Craig Allen photo).

Meet Taylor Dayne

Last weekend, on "Saturday Night Jersey 80's, I heard Ray Rossi say:"Coming up next, Leslie Ann know her as..." and I knew that was my was time to write her story!

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Radio Station Promo copy "Information Society," 1988 (Craig Allen photo).

Meet Information Society [PHOTOS/VIDEOS]

"Information Society" is a pop/dance group that started out in a college dorm room in Minneapolis/St. Paul!

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Kim Wilde, vinyl promo single, 1988 (Craig Allen photo).

Meet Kim Wilde [PHOTOS/VIDEOS]

One of Kim Wilde's big hits in the "Big 80's" was a song with the chorus: "We Are The Kids In America."

I've always wondered...who is she kidding? Kim grew up in and around London!

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Vinyl "Extended Single." (Craig Allen photo).


Yes, his name is Taco. His first name, that is...and he had a "one hit wonder" in the "Decade Of Decadence!" Remember?

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