Ideal 1982


German New Wave band Ideal on a centrespread poster in Bravo of 15 July 1982. Unlike Hubert Kah, they were pretty good. Not that the bored-looking TV audience in the clip below cottoned on to that…





Bravo 3 December 1981


German new wave band Ideal feature on the cover of Bravo of 3 December 1981. That week 36 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• ABBA on the zenith of their career
• The unbreakable love between Andy Gibb and Victoria Principal
• ELO in pictures and on an autograph card
• First anniversary of John Lennon’s death: How he fought for peace
• How the Bee Gees’ hits are made
• Keith Richard: I quit heroin for my son