Status Quo 1980


Status Quo on a superposter in Bravo of 6 March 1980. Did Alan Lancaster have a little accident in his trousers?


Bravo 6 March 1980 (Status Quo)


Status Quo feature on the cover of Bravo of 6 March 1980. That week 38 weeks ago Germany’s youth read about:

• Why Status Quo cancelled their Germany tour (knee op for Rick Parfitt)
• How Marianne Faithfull beat her heroin addiction
• The places where the members of The Teens live (hurrah stalkers!)
• Banal and unfunny comic character Gottlieb Wendehals in real life
• How to kiss properly
• Barclay James Harvest on their Germany tour
• This year’s spring fashion
• Germany in the grip of reggae fever
• Schlager singer Jürgen Drews privat


Bravo cover 24 Jan 1980 (Nastassja Kinski)


Nastassja Kinski features on the cover of Bravo of 24 January 1980. The cover story follows below (avert your eyes if you are offended by nudity). This week 38 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Will these be the big stars of the ’80s: Gary Numan, Buggles, Madness, Devo?
• Who is the best-looking member of Cheap Trick?
• Teen actor Thomas Ohrner’s masses of fan mail
• Sex ed: What happens when girls have their period?
• Rod Stewart’s last ten years in photos

And here’s Nastja. She says she’ll never again show as much skin as she does in Stay As You Are.