Grease 1978

780727 Grease

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John in Grease on a single-page poster in Bravo of 27 July 1978, a couple of months before the film came out in West-Germany. The article going with the poster asked whether Travolta and Livvy were in love. Put it like this: she wasn’t the type that he wants…

Bravo 5 Feb. 1981 (Olivia Newton-John)

810205 Bravo Cover (Newton-John)

Olivia Newton-John features on the cover of Bravo of 5 February 1981. This week 39 years ago, Germany’s youth read about:

• Olivia Newton-John’s plans after Xanadu
• With the Police in the dressing room
• Shakin’ Stevens, the new rock & roll star “from England” (he’s Welsh)
• Part 6 of The Beatles story: Trip to the Maharishi
• Profile on AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd
• Suzi Quatro: I was on the wrong musical path
• What’s Robert Palmer like?
• How fans worried about Peter Maffay’s pneumonoia
• Inside Elvis’ private jet
• The truth about heroin
• What’s going with Kiss — and will Ace stay?
• Sex ed: The first ejaculation
• Christopher Atkins: I was Brooke Shields’ first kiss
• Teenage figureskating star Tina Riegel interviewed
• Matt Dillon’s mean role in his new film The Bodyguard
• The winners of the readers’ poll for favourite spost star of 1980 (footballer Hansi Müller and skier Christa Kinshofer won)