INDEPENDENT AND ALTERNATIVE ARTISTS OF THE EIGHTIES
Tagged as 80s, alternative, music
The 80’s was a vibrant time for popular music worldwide, the influences of punk, post-punk,electronic, new wave, synth-pop and power-pop reverberated through the decade. Hybrid genres of music emerged creating one of the most influential periods in contemporary popular music. The emergence of the independent record industry fuelled this era of exploration.
alt.Eighties explores this dynamic era with focus on the independent and alternative artists that drove this diversity of sounds through the decade.