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Adam Ant tour to honor ‘Kings of the Wild Frontier’

Everyone’s favorite dandy highwayman is back and planning a tour of North America for early 2017. Even better news: Adam Ant will be performing his Kings of the Wild Frontier album in its entirety on this road trip.

Forget the babe with the power! We want these Labyrinth slippers

Labyrinth, the movie, turns 30 years old this year. That means '80s fans - and our feet - turn... well, let's just say we REALLY need this pair of Labyrinth 'Ello Worm slippers.

Can you name the last hit for The Hooters in the '80s?

Perhaps you are not tired of it, but I would almost walk 500 miles to never hear the Proclaimers I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) again, however if you wanted to walk 500 miles in the '80s, you had other options, such as The Hooters and their version of 500 Miles.

Apple Cider Yogurt Pretzels

Came across these the other day when I was browsing Target’s Halloween goodies. They have pumpkin spice as well, but that’s being done to death. I love apple cider. Either cold or hot. I wasn’t sure how apple cider yogurt pretzels would taste, but they’re actually pretty good. Honestly, it’s really more of an apple […]

Boomers can learn to disconnect, then teach their grandkids

Time to unplug... just talk, or play, or spend quiet time the old-fashioned way. The post Boomers can learn to disconnect, then teach their grandkids appeared first on BoomerCafe.

30 years later, you still can't pull a knife on 'Crocodile Dundee'

Here’s a new theory for you: Crocodile Dundee was the first real superhero movie of the ‘80s.

Fear of flying make you dizzy? This band's tune will cure you

The most recent Stuck in the '80s podcast on cover songs in the '80s is just a few months old, but the supply is so plentiful of cover songs, it's about time Lost and Found got back on the job and selecting a week of cover songs - albeit our list may be a little on the obscure side, so let's start it off in weird fashion with the Flying …

A boomer is a tourist in her own home town

Erin O'Brien's husband is retiring, and they've opted to move cross-country. The post A boomer is a tourist in her own home town appeared first on BoomerCafe.

Listen to Scarlett Johansson sing New Order's 'Bizarre Love Triangle'

Eighties tribute albums are a dime a dozen, but here's one that deserves our attention: The Time Is Now is a covers compilation that benefits amfAR, The Foundation for AIDS Research. It's due out Oct. 7. Among the more notable tunes on the disc is a cover of New …

The ultimate '80s playlist for a wedding: Help us build it!

Someone in the Stuck in the '80s family is getting married? ("Married?" "MARRIED!") Not, it's not your humble narrator. Been there twice and that's enough. It's our good friend Marty Yu, who is a frequent guest-host on the Stuck in the '80s podcast.

Forget John Parr's other big hit? That'd be awfully ... well you know the rest

Sure it was fun to see John Parrr team up with Meatloaf yesterday, but John Parr's best is not just about St. Elmo's Fire as this man has other songs including his first hit Naughty, Naughty.

A boomer’s countdown to a new kidney

Gary Kaye of Oxford, Connecticut, is an active boomer facing a new challenge. The post A boomer’s countdown to a new kidney appeared first on BoomerCafe.

‘Magnum P.I.’ sequel coming to ABC

Someone investigate this: Why does Hollywood insist on making more sequels to our beloved ‘80s classics? Not even Thomas Magnum can figure that one out, and it’s a shame because it’s his legacy that’s about to be tainted.

Fall Is Was Is My Fave

Starting the year after moving to northern states in my 20s, fall has usually been my favorite season. My hometown New Orleans really only has two seasons: summer and not-summer. Living in Wisconsin, Illinois and Maryland has taughtShow More Summary

This Lost Boy gets my vote as the ‘Designated Survivor’

I’m fresh off watching the pilot episode of ABC’s new drama Designated Survivor, and I have just one question: Since when did Keifer Sutherland become such a nerd? The glasses, the Cornell hoodie... it doesn't work for our boy from the '80s.

John Parr a rock 'n' mercenary? Only in the '80s

I know this sounds like a Larry King sound bite, but if you ask me, meatloaf tastes better on the second day. Yesterday we caught up with Meatloaf in 1983 and today we add some John Parr and get some 1986 Meatloaf with Rock 'n' Roll Mercenaries.

Reheated in the '80s, Meatloaf still was a tasty treat

Meatloaf is back in 2016. Last week, Meatloaf released his new album, but buy it only if you really want to as Meatloaf's better days may have been in the '80s with songs like If You Really Want To.

Rock 'n' roll dreams came through for Jim Steinman

You love his songs and you hate them. But you cannot deny the presence of Jim Steinman as it was during the '80s that his Rock n Roll dreams came through.

A baby boomer’s empty nest all over again

Amy Sherman reflects that her children are grown and on their own. The post A baby boomer’s empty nest all over again appeared first on BoomerCafe.

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