Well, Christmas Day is only a few days away and as East of the M60 has done since 2011, it has issued another Christmas card to its readers. This year’s Christmas card has a 1980s theme, with our favourite single decker bus seen in a Commodore 64 style. Continue reading “A Merry Christmas and a Peaceful 2015 from East of the M60”
The must-have stereo system for any youth at the time
Musically, 1988 was quite an eclectic year where Stock, Aitken and Waterman coexisted with The Sisters of Mercy, and The Second Summer of Love. Besides the Second Summer of Love’s influence on The Haçienda, that year also saw the rise of The Beastie Boys and Guns ‘n’ Roses.
Back then, Hitachi launched a portable stereo which was more at home with G’n’R than Mel and Kim.