Recently Added Pages
Latest 80s Videos, Games and other "stuff"
(Plus, some 70s and 90s, too!)
This page features access to the latest pages that have been added within the last few months to the Simply Eighties website.
Subjects include classic computer games (some are not so classic!), 80s music, old TV shows, movies and old toys.
Regarding the video pages, every page features extra information about the video itself, and only the best quality clips have been hand-picked by myself (the editor) - I hope you enjoy them...
Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born. Watch a performance of the No.1 Christmas song from 1976.
80s Christmas Tunes - it's that time of year again, and now you can access all of the festive songs on the site on one page.
Midge Ure - If I Was - the catchy No.1 song by the Ultravox lead singer from 1985.
The Whispers - Original videos for the dance group's hits "It's A Love Thing" and "And The Beat Goes On"
Simple Minds - King Is White And In The Crowd - A stunning live performance from 1984 and instrumental mix.
Tom And Jerry - a look back at the chaotic cartoons which were often packed with slapstick chases and Jerry always being victorious.
The Flumps - a review of the clay animated, kids TV show from the 70s featuring funny-looking furry characters.
Best 70s Rock Bands - a new playlist of classic rock tracks has now been added - get ready for some serious air guitar!
Adam Ant performs the motown hit "Where Did Our Love Go" live in the 80s - very bizarre!
The Timelords - Doctorin' The Tardis. Remember this novelty hit which topped the charts back in 1988?
All aboard the S'Express! Take a trip back to the late 80s house music scene and listen to all the hits by S'Express.
Pete Wylie - Sinful! A performance of the hit 1986 song on Top Of The Pops, plus single sleeve photos.
Junior - Mama Used To Say and Another Step Closer To You with Kim Wilde - remember those?
The Jets - all of the band's US top ten hits (they had just one Top 40 hit in the UK with Crush On You), with extra facts and photos.
Acorn Atom Video clips of a demo of the early 80s home computer and video games.
Kate Bush - The Big Sky The official 1986 video for the fourth single from Hound Of Love, along with further info and photo.
Yello - The Race - Video mixes of the classic 80s tune which featured in the film Nuns On The Run.
Sparks - 70s Playlist - all of the band's British chart hits from the 70s with photos and info - and about time, too!
Space Taxi - remember playing this C64 game which featured digitized speech? Here's a review with video clip and cassette artwork.
Madonna - Gambler The original video for Madge's No.4 British hit which wasn't released as a single in the U.S.
Boney M Megamix Video. A nicely done mix of some of the 70s band's biggest hits and retains the disco feel.
Altered Images - Don't Talk To Me About Love. The official video for the band's final top ten British hit single.
Old Calculators from the 70s and 80s. Lots of photos and facts - which one did you use?
Maxi Priest - Wild World The original 80s video with vinyl sleeve picture and further info. "Ooh, baby baby it's a wild world..."
Rowntree's Cabana - a look back at this exotic, coconut and cherry flavoured chocolate bar, inc. video clip of the 80s TV advert.
Dexy's Midnight Runners - Original videos for Come On Eileen and Geno, plus vinyl sleeve photos and further info about the band.
Toyah - Echo Beach - the original and extended versions of Toyah's cover of the Martha & The Muffins hit 80s song.
Limahl - The NeverEnding Story - the official video for the ex-Kajagoogoo frontman's 1984 solo hit, which was also the theme to the movie.
Jack N Chill - The Jack That House Built. The original 12" video for this 80s dance classic.
Michael Jackson - Liberian Girl The official video for the final song to be released from the mega successful Bad album.
Forrest This brand new page features original videos for the hit singles Rock The Boat (featuring Sinitta) and Feel The Need In Me.
Eighth Wonder A look back at the 80s band featuring Patsy Kensit as the lead singer. Including the hits I'm Not Scared and Cross My Heart.
Simply Red - The Right Thing. Not one, but two videos featuring different versions of the 80s song which featured rather controversial lyrics.
Haircut 100 - A brand new page featuring all of the British band's 80s hits inc. Fantastic Day, Love Plus One etc.
Liquid Gold - I've just added the video for the disco band's 1980 hit Substitute to this page, with further info and vinyl sleeve pic.
Madonna - Like A Virgin The official video from 1984, plus an original 80s extended version and further facts about Madge.
Bon Jovi performing "Livin' On A Prayer" live at Wembley Stadium in the 90s.
Sonic Blox What happens when Sonic meets Tetris? Find out in this free, online game.
Mario Breakout Play this free and fast-paced, retro Arkanoid style game with a Mario theme.
Adrenoid is a paddle and ball game that is based on the classic 1986 game Arkanoid. Play now - it's free!
The Shadows Riders In The Sky. The instrumental band's one and only Top 40 hit of the 1980s.
Amiga Tracker Music A look back at the tracker software such as Noisetracker , with video clips of some music mods from back in the day.
Pulp Common People. Yes, it's another 90s classic and you can also access a whole playlist of Pulp Videos, plus further info about the band and Jarvis Cocker.
Connect Four Remember playing the four-in-a-row counter game in your childhood? Now you can play the free online version - enjoy!
Radiohead Karma Police Watch the original 1997 video to the hit single lifted from the album OK Computer.
Sonic Lost In Mario World. What happens when Sonic finds himself trapped in Mario's World? Play this top notch, free online game to find out!
Dollar At last, I've started a page dedicated to the 80s duo David Van Day and Thereza Bazar . Includes videos for their hit songs including Mirror Mirror and Oh L'amour.
Mr. Bump Pinball Game This is a real retro delight, especially if you were fond of both the Mr. Men and pinball. This game features realistic graphics and sound effects.
The Blow Monkeys Digging Your Scene. The official video for the band's first hit song of the 80s, plus further facts and pics.
Pacman Platform 2 This is an interesting take on the classic 80s game and also well devised. The pills and ghosts are still there, but now you have to deal with jumping onto platforms, instead of mazes - great fun!