Back to the Food Court: The '80s Mall Era with Margaret Cho & Moon Zappa
The podcast totally devoted to the greatest decade ever – the 80s! Join host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment Music Editor/SiriusXM Volume Host) and special guests as they discuss the music, movies and pop culture of everyone’s favorite decade.
We are going back in time to the era of conspicuous consumption. It was a time before planned obsolescence. It was when the hottest hangout was at the local food court between the Orange Julius and the Hot Dog on A Stick because the place to be - like it was totally at the mall. Join host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment Music Editor) and very special guests Margaret Cho and Moon Zappa as they talk the long lost world of 80's malls.
Host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment Music Editor/SiriusXM Volume Host) is joined by Margaret Cho ("I'm The One That I Want", "Drop Dead Diva", "The Masked Singer" and The Margaret Cho) and the other John Hughes to talk about all the fashion trends of the 80s. From gender bending to Madonna-bes, New Romantics to Hair Metal, we cover it all!
Host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment Music Editor/SiriusXM Volume Host) is joined by Jake Fogelnest ("Billy on the Street", "Difficult People", The Fogelnest Files) and the other John Hughes to talk about all the huge charity events of the 80s. From Band Aid to Hands Across America, we cover them all - the good, the bad and the whaaa?
No! No! Notorious! Join host Lyndsey Parker (SiriusXM Volume/Yahoo Entertainment) as she and special guests Sam Hollander (writer/producer for Fitz & The Tantrums, Weezer, Panic! At The Disco) and John Hughes (Rhino Records) talk about being hardcore Durannies. Favorite albums? Best tracks? Underrated gems? It's all here, so join us as we make patterns rhyme and talk Duran Duran!
Listen to this week’s playlist on Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube or Deezer here.
Do you remember your first time? Special guest Adam Schlesinger (Fountains of Wayne, Ivy, "Crazy Ex-Girlfriend" joins host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment/Sirius XM Volume) to talk about the early, formative days of MTV - the videos, the commercials, and the impact it had on 80s kids and pop culture.
This week, we grab our Aqua Nets, studded leather wrist bands and zebra-striped bandanas and rock out with our favorite hair metal bands! Host Lyndsey Parker (Yahoo Entertainment Music Editor/SiriusXM Volume) shouts at the devil and chats about Poison, LA Guns, Motley Crüe, Ratt and much more. Who's still credible and who's just plain fun? Listen and tell us!