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JACK FM’s Flashback Prom 80’s Movies Cheat Sheet

So you’re going to Jack FM’s Flashback Prom May 10th, eh? Have you brushed up on your 80’s movies yet? We might test you at the door before we let you in, you know, to […]

93.1 Jack FM–04/26/2013

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Things That Should Have Stayed In The 80’s

Do we love the 80’s at JACK FM? You better believe we do. Come take us to our Flash Back Prom in your Red 1983 Porsche 944 and you might find out just how much […]

93.1 Jack FM–04/26/2013

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Couple Argues Over Slash vs. Eddie Van Halen, Ends Up In Jail

Debates over top guitarists usually get pretty heated, but rarely does someone end up behind bars for their viewpoint. According to The Sun News, in early February, police in Cleveland suburb Brook Park were dispatched […]

02/21/2013

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What’s In The Box? R.E.M. ‘Document,’ 25th Anniversary Deluxe Edition

Need a last-minute gift for the rock fan in your life? Or do you just need to figure out what to spend that awesome gift card on? We’re here to help, with rundowns of this […]

12/21/2012

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Dee Snider Talks “Rock of Ages,” Tom Cruise As Stacee Jaxx [Video]

When Twisted Sister frontman Dee Snider was performing as club owner Dennis Dupree in Broadway’s Rock of Ages, word came through that the hit musical would soon be developed into a blockbuster movie. Snider’s manager […]

06/15/2012

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Blondie & Devo Hitting The Road Together

Devo mastermind Mark Mothersbaugh cheekily noted in a release about the tour, “We are looking forward to performing alongside Blondie and swapping costumes backstage.” Unfortunately for fans in the northeast, the tour almost exclusively sticks […]

06/13/2012

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“I Love The ’80s”: “Rock Of Ages” Trailer Highlights Decade’s Rock Hits

When the star-studded adaptation of Broadway’s Rock Of Ages hits theaters on June 15, fans will see Tom Cruise give his take on Sunset Strip-style rock star vamping in the decade of excess (which Cruise […]

04/09/2012

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Best Sellers From The ’80s: Peter Gabriel’s “So”

Already a critically-acclaimed singer, songwriter, producer and former member of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Genesis[/lastfm], [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Peter Gabriel[/lastfm] became an international superstar with the release of his fifth album, So, in May 1986.

11/03/2011

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Matthew Perry Predicted the 2011 Death of Muammar Gaddafi In An 80’s Sitcom [VIDEO]

Ahh, that magical time known only as the 80’s. While some of us like to spend our time omitting selections of the 1980’s from our collective conscience, the decade that introduced parachute pants to a […]

10/24/2011

Keeping It Together: Duran Duran Share The Secrets Of Their Longevity, Discuss Brilliant New Album

[pullquote quote="We've got to be contemporary. That's one of the reasons we're still here 30 years after we started." credit="Simon Le Bon"] Few bands ever get to enjoy the feeling of watching their album move […]

01/04/2011

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