James Dean 1977


James Dean on a superposter in Bravo of 22 September 1977. As noted in yesterday’s post, I had a tough choice between this and the Bay City Rollers poster on the reverse. In the end, BCR went up. In my defence, I was 11 and wanted to be Leslier McKeown.


Bravo 24 July 1980 (James Dean)


James Dean features on the cover of Bravo of 24 July 1980. That week 37 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:
• Cheryl Ladd, “the most beautiful of Charlie’s Angels”
• Andy Gibb and Olivia Newton-John: the “new dream duo”
• The non-romantic life of actor Dirk Benedict
• Can Spanish teen idol Pedro Marin break through in Germany? (No)
• James Dean and his movie Giants.
• Roller-skating tricks
• Introducing ska band The Specials

Bravo 4 Feb 1982 (James Dean)


James Dean features on the cover of the Bravo of 4 February 1982. That week 35 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Adam Ant’s, Saga’s and Barclay James Harvest’s live shows
• How Shakin’ Stevens is now the new King
• The life-story of Olivia Newton-John
• The death of James Dean
• Why Kiss cancelling concerts
• The winners of Bravo’s annual readers’ poll in the sports category