The B-52’s 1981


The B-52’s on a back-page poster in Bravo of 10 September 1981. They had just released their third LP, 660919-bravo-cover.


Richard Hatch 1981


Actor Richard Hatch — Captain Appolo in Battlestar Galactica and Tom Zarek in the 2003 remake — on a centrespread poster in Bravo of 10 September 1981. He was already a Btavo favourite in the late 1970s when he replaced Michael Douglas in The Streets of San Francisco, as show that was wildly popular on German TV. Hatch died in February this year at 71.

Hatch was on the cover of a Bravo in August 1979.

Bravo 10 September 1981


A pair of lovebirds on the cover of Bravo of 10 September 1981. That week 36 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Four Bravo readers as guests of AC/DC at a concert
• Shakin’ Stevens on his Germany tour: “I’ll drive you crazy”.
• Was Bob Dylan also on Lennon killer Mark Chapman’s hitlist?
• Bravo readers tell about their first time
• Kim Wilde in photos, with autograph card
• Profile on Gary Tibbs of Adam and the Ants
• The life of ABBA’s Björn (he almost became a teacher)
• All about Sting (he once was a teacher)
• Nicole: the singer who’s still at school (half a year later she won the Eurovision Song Contest)