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A chronological look back at the pop culture events which shaped our history. If you are just a fan of nostalgia, a child of the 80s, or a pop culture historian, keep tuning in for your weekly lesson of Pop History.

A chronological look back at the pop culture events which shaped our history. If you are just a fan of nostalgia, a child of the 80s, or a pop culture historian, keep tuning in for your weekly lesson of Pop History.
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United States

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A chronological look back at the pop culture events which shaped our history. If you are just a fan of nostalgia, a child of the 80s, or a pop culture historian, keep tuning in for your weekly lesson of Pop History.

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English

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265-945-0047


Episodes

June 1981

11/24/2018
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What do Judge Reinhold, David Berkowitz, and Chaka Khan all have in common? Well, they were all newsworthy in June of 1981! Enjoy the latest episode where we countdown the Billboard top ten hits of the week of June 13th, 1981. Email: pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com Find us on Facebook and Instagram! Tip jar available on paypal at pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com (hint hint) Thanks for listening! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the...

Duration:01:25:04

May 1981

10/7/2018
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Why did the Plasmatics Wendy O. Williams bring a sledgehammer to Tom Snyder's Tommorow show? A sports star is brought out of the closet. And was Tiger Woods born with a golf club in his hand? All this info and more in the latest episode - diving into May 1981. Find us on Facebook and Instagram. Want to help out? Find our tip jar at paypal - pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com That is also the email address you can use to drop us a line. Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music...

Duration:00:42:45

April 1981

9/17/2018
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Hi everyone! Sorry, I inadvertently skipped the show this summer, too busy enjoying life! But I assure you, Pop History Podcast will keep coming at ya this winter. Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! Find the Pop History tip jar on...

Duration:01:48:15

March 1981

4/8/2018
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Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter! Find the Pop History tip jar on paypal at pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com Email: pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com The Billboard Top Ten singles chart used for this show was the week of March 14, 1981.

Duration:00:56:52

February 1981

3/16/2018
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Don't blame me because John Lennon comes up at least 4 times in this show... and cut the guy some slack, he was just murdered. Plenty of other non-Lennon stuff as well! Thank you for tuning in to another episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support...

Duration:00:53:00

January 1981

2/26/2018
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The second season kicks off diving into 1981! Your host: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. Support the show on Facebook, Instagram, & Twitter! Email & Paypal tip jar: pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical and educational purposes.

Duration:00:50:37

POP GOES 1980 - The Game Show!

1/27/2018
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We celebrate the final episode of the debut season with a very special episode. Three of our most astute listeners will be challenged on their knowledge of movies, tv, and music of 1980. Thanks for listening! Email at pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com Like on Facebook Follow on Instagram I'm going to take a little time off before tackling season two - 1981, I'm still trying to solve this Rubik's Cube! I will be back with another great season of pop culture facts by March 1st.

Duration:01:28:45

December 1980

1/14/2018
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With home video on the rise, is this the end of movie theaters? What the heck is with all the private investigator TV shows? And will any of these new sci-fi shows match the success of Star Wars? All these questions and more can be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Email us at pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com Like that facebook page - Pop History Podcast Follow us on Instagram - pophistorypodcast

Duration:00:56:15

November 1980

12/30/2017
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Will J.R. shoot back? Is "Heaven's Gate" really that bad? Is Suzanne Somers really all that? All these questions and more can be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Email: pophistorypodcast@yahoo.com Review us on iTunes. Like us on Facebook. Follow us on Instagram.

Duration:00:55:12

October 1980

11/30/2017
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Why was the name of the game Puck-Man changed before coming to the US? Does Muhammed Ali stand a chance against Larry Holmes? And whatever happened to Buckwheat? Those questions and more will be addressed in the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Thank you for tuning in to another episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording...

Duration:00:50:20

September 1980

11/14/2017
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How often does Larry Hagman get angry and shirtless? Why does Ozzy do everything his manager says? And, what's with all the TV butlers? All these questions and more can be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! All the info you can want and more about what was happening in September of 1980. Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording...

Duration:00:56:08

August 1980

11/1/2017
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Why did the dingo eat her baby? What if Peter Sellers and Steve McQueen never reached their true prime? Were the Rolling Stones a disco band? All these questions and more can be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast, where we countdown the top Billboard hits of August 16th, 1980. Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and...

Duration:00:50:58

July 1980

10/13/2017
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Why are the TV ratings for the Summer Olympics so low? What the heck is up with Billy Carter? Are they going to kill off Richie Cunningham? All these questions and more could be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational...

Duration:00:49:48

June 1980

10/6/2017
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Whatever happened to Leonard Smith, the murderer of Lyman Bostock? Who was the first official "One Hit Wonder" of the 80s? Could you afford one of those fancy new Sony Soundabouts? All these questions and more can be asked after listening to the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast...

Duration:00:50:28

May 1980

9/29/2017
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Will songs like "Beth" bring Peter Criss' solo success to eclipse that of Kiss? Did Paul McCartney suffer some hearing damage? Was this show inspired from a real live show that aired back in May 1980? All of these questions and more could be asked after listening to this, the latest episode of Pop History Podcast! Like on Facebook. Follow on Instagram. Review on iTunes. Twit on Twitter (not so good with Twitter). Donate $1 a month (or more) at patreon.com/pophistorypodcast Thank you!

Duration:00:47:33

April 1980

9/22/2017
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Khomeini got khocrazy? The new guy in The Eagles scores a hit. and we celebrate Homer Simpson's favorite tv shows when we look at April 1980! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Patreon! To hear the full versions of all these...

Duration:00:49:50

March 1980

9/15/2017
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Thank you for tuning in to another installment of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Patreon! To hear the full versions of all these songs, find our playlist on Spotify by searching for Pop History Podcast. The...

Duration:00:48:41

February 1980

9/8/2017
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Thank you for tuning in to the second episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Patreon! To hear the full versions of all these songs, find our playlist on Spotify by searching for Pop History Podcast. The...

Duration:00:45:35

January 1980

9/1/2017
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Thank you for tuning in to the debut episode of Pop History Podcast! Host and producer: Jay Jackson Theme music by Jason Parkhurst. All other music used herein is the property of their respective songwriters, publishers, and recording companies, and are used within this podcast for historical educational purposes. Support us on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Patreon! To hear the full versions of all these songs, find our playlist on Spotify by searching for Pop History Podcast. The...

Duration:00:49:15