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Stuck in the '80s Podcast

Do you believe in John Hughes, day-glo colors, Han shot first, new wave music, Reaganomics, lip syncing on American Bandstand, standing in line for concert ticket wristbands, Alex P. Keaton, American Top 40 long distance dedications, and the existence of music videos on MTV? Then this podcast is for you.

Join Steve Spears and Brad Williams for a weekly dose of your favorite decade - the 1980s - here at and the official Stuck in the '80s webpage!

Aug 25, 2005

Remember the movie Say Anything? John Cusack plays a character by which every girl would measure their boyfriends against. It's the first movie directed by genius film god Cameron Crowe, and it's -- dare we say -- a classic '80s flick. Also, a major Cusack fan stops by the studio to share her unwavering love for the...


Aug 19, 2005

Gabba gabba hey! Any Blitzkrieg Boppers out there? This is your week. Hosts Gina and Steve take on the Ramones, the pioneering band that helped create the American punk rock movement. A special guest shares his own Ramones tribute song.


Aug 10, 2005

Happy anniversary, Sean Penn and Madonna! Almost. The movie and music icons of the '80s married 20 years ago this week. Hosts Gina and Steve, along with Times pop music critic Sean Daly, wonder how two stars with completely different personas hooked up in the first place and discuss how their careers changed after the...


Aug 4, 2005

The hosts chat about their love affair with Footloose, Kevin Bacon and Kenny Loggins' hit 1984 song. However, guest Steve Persall, the Times movie critic, sets them straight on how bad the movie is. The '80s songs are reason enough to tune into this podcast.