• Bands of the 1980s

    The Under-Appreciated Bands of the 1980s

    There are few eras of music which perhaps inspire quite so much controversy – some might say vitriol – as the 1980s. The dance style of pop music which grew out of the disco of the 1970s bred some pretty cheesy numbers, but in the mix were some true classics too. From voluminous hair to neon fashion statements and scrunchies in abundance, the 80s was very much a love-it or hate-it decade when it comes to popular culture, but it was certainly one that was memorable, and from the frequency of 80s nights and festivals around the UK, we’d say it’s a decade that was pretty well loved. Some truly…