Archive for the 80s Category

THIN LIZZY – chinatown

Posted in 80s, hard rock, ireland, video on July 14, 2021 by vesalahde

beauty of 80s hard rock

compilation of lizzy covers:


Posted in 80s, finland, hard rock, rocknroll on June 16, 2021 by vesalahde

albumful of rocknroll hits, remember listening this on and on with my korvalappustereo, made going to school easier.


Posted in 70s, 80s, hard rock, heavy rock, Uncategorized, video on May 15, 2020 by vesalahde

fucks sake,  hard/heavy rock boom going on again and still go watching the classics after a sip of cognag.


Posted in 80s, finland, hard rock, heavy metal, Uncategorized on April 27, 2020 by vesalahde

1st ever finnish metal band i heard, remember buying this as a cassette, still rocking harder than many new bands.

TANKARD – chemical invasion

Posted in 80s, germany, LP collection, speed metal, thrash metal, Uncategorized on April 10, 2020 by vesalahde

one of the rarities still left of my original speed/thrash collection, more actual than ever in the era of labrats, labviruses, chemtrails, chemclouds… this wasnt for serious thrashers but beer-drinking fun-loving metalheads.

DESTRUCTOR – maximum destruction

Posted in 80s, cleveland, heavy metal, speed metal, thrash metal, Uncategorized on April 3, 2020 by vesalahde

friday nostalgia, lesser-known speed/thrash that was in heavy rotation in the 80s.

ZOETROPE – amnesty

Posted in 80s, chicago, LPs i used to have, speed metal, street metal, thrash metal, Uncategorized on March 22, 2020 by vesalahde

bit confused with some new releases so tripping back to the 80s, this was underrated, no one else liked it but i was spinning it like a madman, still sounds unique.


Posted in 70s, 80s, finland, punk rock, rock, Uncategorized on January 11, 2020 by vesalahde

One tweet made me think of more music i heard and liked in the late 70s before i listened music, heard them from radio, TV1 (there was only one TV channel in Finland, maybe two?) or somewhere else, didnt know anything about genres, punk rockers smoking cigarettes in the corner of Ounasvaara school looked like monsters, tried to stay as far from them as possible.

  1. Maukka Perusjätkä – Säpinää
  2. Problems? – Katupoikien Laulu
  3. Kollaa Kestää – Jäähyväiset Aseille
  4. Pelle Miljoona – Tahdon rakastella sinua
  5. Pave Maijanen & Mistakes – Pidä huolta
  6. Kari Peitsamo & Ankkuli – Kauppaopiston naiset
  7. Hurriganes – Hot Wheels
  8. Ypö-Viis – Mikkitelineestä on puolet minun
  9. Virtanen – Elektroninen xtaasi
  10. Kollaa Kestää – Kirjoituksia Kellarista
  11. Problems? – Lanka palaa
  12. Juice Leskinen – Jyrki boy
  13. Freeman – Ajetaan tandemilla
  14. Mika Sundqvist – Moottoripyörä on moottoripyörä


Posted in 80s, heavy rock, LPs i used to have, Uncategorized on November 8, 2019 by vesalahde

friday evening nostalgia, amazing LP only released in Finland