The last three parts of the life-size ABBA Starschnitt in Bravo of 12 January 1978: Agnetha’s face, a bit of her hair, and the top of Benny’s head
The Clash on the back-page cover poster of Bravo of 12 January 1978.
Upcoming TV personality and radio DJ Thomas Gottschalk on a single-page poster of Bravo of 12 January 1978. Gottschalk went on to become Germany’s biggest TV star.
Elvis Presley on a centrespread poster in Bravo of 12 January 1978; roughly coinciding with what would have been his 43rd birthday. If Elvis was still alive, he’d now be, gulp, 85.
The late Rick Parfitt of Status Quo on a single-page poster of Bravo of 12 January 1978.
Danish band Mabel on a single-page poster of Bravo of 12 January 1978.
Patentex Oval foam contraceptive advert in Bravo of 12 January 1978.
A young woman is waiting for all her clothes to dry on the cover of Bravo of 12 January 1978. This week 42 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:
• The Bay City Rollers’ imminent Germany tour
• Status Quo’s Rick Parfitt: Easy-going guy with a German wife
• Stress and alcohol: Alice Cooper at the end?
• Introducing TV’s Thomas Gottschalk
• The Mike Douglas story
• Why Linda Blair was arrested (drugs)
• Danish band Mabel ready to conquer Germany
• Sex-ed: Sexual dreams in puberty
• Wishbone Ash on their Germany tour
• Next big New Wave act from New York: The Dictators (no, me neither)
• The Dead End Kids: Our wild three years
German singer Peter Maffay on a single-page poster in Bravo of 9 November 1978.
Country singer Rosanne Cash, then 23, on the back-page poster of Bravo of 9 November 1978