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Return to 1989: Episode 1 – January

Welcome to a new podcast series called, Return to 1989. Inspired by T.G Monahan’s Dreamin’ in ’89, we decided to take a look back and see what happened 30 years ago. Todd “T.G.” Monahan Return to 1989 to go over news events, movie releases, and album releases. This month, we Return to January. If you have anything you would like us to discuss, or if you had any personal stories or milestones from this year, please let us know. You can either comment below, or email us at Returntothe80s@gmail.com.



Jan 8 “42nd Street” closes at Winter Garden Theater NYC after 3,486 performances and “Starlight Express” closes at Gershwin Theater NYC after 761 performances

Jan 9 “Pat Sajak Show” premieres on CBS
The Pat Sajak Show is an American late-night television talk show which aired on CBS from January 9, 1989 to April 13, 1990.

 

 

 

Jan 10 LA Kings center Wayne Gretzky becomes NHL’s all-time leading scorer in combined regular season & playoff points; 4 assists in 5-4 home win over Edmonton brings his total to 2,011, 1 more than Gordie Howe.

 

 

 

 

 

Jan 13 “Ryan’s Hope” ends 13½ year run on ABC-TV

 

Jan 20 George H. W. Bush inaugurated as 41st US President, Dan Quayle becomes 44th Vice President

 

 

Jan 22 Super Bowl XXIII, Joe Robbie Stadium, Miami, FL: San Francisco 49ers beat Cincinnati Bengals, 20-16; MVP: Jerry Rice, SF, WR

 

 

Jan 28  46th Golden Globes: “Rain Man”, Dustin Hoffman, & Jodie Foster win

Movies

January 13

Gleaming the Cube

DeepStar Six

The January Man

January 27

No Retreat, No Surrender 2

Parents

Physical Evidence

Three Fugitives

 

Music

 

January 9 A Show of Hands – Rush

January 10 New York – Lou Reed

January 23 Oh Yes I Can – David Crosby

Lōc-ed After Dark – Tone Lōc

January 24 Electric Youth – Debbie Gibson

Skid Row – Skid Row

January 25 After the War – Gary Moore

January 30 Fabulous Disaster – Exodus

Technique – New Order

January 31 Life Is…Too Short – Too Short

 

 

 

Dirty Rotten Filthy Stinking Rich – Warrant


If you’d like to contact Todd, and/or order the book, he can be reached in the following places:

tgmonahan.com – can get a signed copy

Amazon: Dreamin’ in ’89: A Novel

Twitter: @tgmonahan
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Facebook: Author TG Monagan

Citrine Publishing – http://www.citrinepublishing.com/

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Remember That Song – 8/10/18

Can you name the artist and song:

I get a crazy feeling that chases in my head
It’s nothing that you do to me
It’s nothing that you said
It’s love in stereo


Last Song: “18 And Life” by Skid Row from the album Skid Row (1989)

Great job sweetpurplejune, Jtwicker (@Jtwicker2), Mark (@MCBLUHD), and Candy (@candyissodandy)!!!


Tequila in his heartbeat
His veins burned gasoline
It kept his motor runnin’
But he never kept it clean

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album cover below

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Remember That Song: 4/4/17

Can you name the artist and song:

In the warm glow of the candlelight
Oh, I wonder what you’re gonna do to me


Last Song: “I Remember You” by Skid Row from the album Skid Row (1989)

Great job Scooter (@sneely71)!!!

I paint a picture of the days gone by
When love went blind and you would make me see

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Remember That Song: 4/6/15

Can you name the artist and song:

Another shooting star goes by
And in the night the silence
Speaks to you and I


Last Song: “Youth Gone Wild” by Skid Row from the album Skid Row (1989)

Great job Frida (@carrjam94)!!!

I look and see it’s not only me
So many others have stood where I stand
We are the young so Raise Your Hands

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Remember That Song: 12/15/14

Can you name the artist and song:

Everybody tells me how
I can beat the odds for now
I´ve been standing by the fire
I just can´t feel the heat


Last Song: “18 and Life” by Skid Row from the album Skid Row (1989)

Great job Robert (@mishouenglish) and Frida (@carrjam94)!!!

He had no money, noo, no good at home.
He walked the streets a soldier
And he fought the world alone

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Remember That Song – 4/4/14

Hair’s to Friday!!
Can you name the artist and song:

How in the world could it come to this
Couldn’t you see that you’ve gone too far
Saving your soul for that one last kiss
Living your wish upon a star


Last Song: “I’ll Remember You” by Skid Row from their self-titled album (1989)

Great job Robert (@mishouenglish)and Frida (@carrjam94)

I’d stare a lifetime into your eyes
So that I knew that you were there for me
Time after time you were there for me

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Remember That Song – 8/26/13

Can you name the artist and song:

Am I ready for the real world, will I pass the test?
You know it’s a jungle out there


Last Song: “Youth Gone Wild” by Skid Row

Great job Robert (@mishouenglish) and Frida (@carrjam94)!!

I never played by the rules and I never really cared
My nasty reputation takes me everywhere

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