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memories of the ’80s – Street Hawk

In the mid 1980s, a television series tried to break into the network schedule: Street Hawk. Created by Paul M. Belous and Robert Wolterstoff, the series was distributed by Universal and picked up by ABC TV in 1984. But with … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – The Pirates of Penzance

A historic play made the transition to the big screen but didn’t attract the same audience with the film version of The Pirates of Penzance. Written and created by noted Arthur Sullivan and W.S. Gilbert was first staged on December … Continue reading

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memories of the ’80s – Everlasting Love

The power of this song – Everlasting Love – has meant repeated versions in the past decades, with each time making it a one hit wonder and a Billboard chart hit every time. Written by Buzz Cason and Mac Gayden, … Continue reading

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memories of the ’70s – Sooner or Later

At the end of the 1970s, young girls found a new heartthrob in Rex Smith. Although he made his Broadway debut in Grease in 1978, and had been a regular feature in 16 and Tiger Beat Magazine when he starred … Continue reading

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