Bravo 21 Jan 1982

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Actor-singer Marius Müller-Westernhagen on the cover of Bravo of 21 January 1982. This week 38 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• The winners of the annual readers’ poll for favourite actors
• Marius Müller-Westernhagen’s hit live show
• The latest Adam & the Ants video
• Al Bano & Romina on their new hit Sharazan
• Foreigner on stage
• Singer Howard Carpendale interviewed
• Child star Patrick Bach’s celebrity gives school trouble
• Latest fashion for girls: the Cowboy look
• Visiting Austrian singer Peter Cornelius
• Witness: “My father raped me” (bastard gut seven years jail)
• Smokie: They’re still alive

Bravo 12 Jan 1978

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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

Bravo 3 Jan 1974

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English singer Barry Blue (“Dancing On A Saturday Night”) on the cover of Bravo of 3 January 1974. This week 46 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Barry Blue: Me and my songs
• Bravo reviews its 1973
• The readers’ Top 20 hits of 1973
• Nazareth, the hardest rock band since Deep Purple
• Best photos of Middle of the Road
• New Charles Bronson movies
• Bravo Disco concert with Oliver Onions, Chris Roberts and Costa Cordalis
• Hairy Dutch band Ekseption splits
• Ricky Shayne moves to Paris for the music

Bravo 2 Jan 1980

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German TV actor Sascha Hehn on the cover of Bravo of 2 January 1980. This week 40 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Why fans go mad for AC/DC
• Bravo visits Debbie Harry on the set of her film Roadie
• Robert Redford in country music gear for his new movie
• Paul McCartney’s secret hideaway
• Three Curries in Musikladen show: Tim and sisters Cherie & Marie (see below)
• Your horoscope for 1980 (for my star sign, nothing came true)
• Introducing The Buggles
• Profile on Teens drummer Michael Uhlich
• The career of Liz Taylor in photos
• Teen actor Tommy Ohrner in pictures
• Sex-ed: Is sex sinful?


Bravo 30 Dec 1976 (Sweet)

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Sweet feature on the cover of Bravo of 30 December 1976. This week 43 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• ABBA’s Agnetha interviewed
• The night Deep Purple’s Tommy Bolin died
• The Top 20 hits of 1976
• Linda Ronstadt in Germany
• The new King Kong movie
• UFO: 1977 will be our year
• Beware fireworks injuries over New Year’s
• Ski jumper Toni Innauer, 18, in focus
• The best pics of the Winnetou movies
• Bravo Disco with Austrian singer Gilla
• Eight new bands to look out for in 1977: Eddy & the Hot Rods, Sherbert, Wild Cherry, The Babys, The Doctors of Madness, Heart, Venus and The Razorblades, Starz