David Tribble & The History Of Standup

Please enjoy this interview with David Tribble, as he walks us through the end of the 70’s live music scene, the dawn of the comedy road gig, and “the boom” (as it was called) of the 1980s, and the eventual decline of road comedy. An insightful and honest collection of genuine insights about things like small town prejudices -both racial and sexist- the evolution of comedy as craft over the last 30 years; where it’s been and where it’s going.

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The People vs Larry Flynt

As our dear old friend Mr. Carl Warmenhoven might say if he were here…Good Internet to you all and to the rest of you as well! Now kindly sit down, shut up, and strap in for this rib-tickling, gut-busting, knee-slapping, and sometimes ear-scorching session of first amendment fun, as Rated80s looks at the 1996 T&A/constitutional law flick, The People Vs Larry Flynt.

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Stranger Things w/ Marianne Reilly

WARNING: The following program is Rated 80s and may not be suitable for everyone. It will include cyborgs, robocops, aliens, predators and…Madea? Listener discretion is advised…

This week we take a100% spoiler free look at Stranger Things with special guest Marrianne Rilley, and cover quite a few other topics, including online dating, zombies, and Carl Weathers?!

This is also the soft launch of new much more comprehensive and downright lethally engaging new show notes, which you can only fully enjoy at rated80s.com. So please, come on in, kick your shoes off, and have a look around.

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