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hiss  ·  847 days ago  ·  link  ·  parent  ·  post: What songs define an era, a moment or a place? How about the 1980's?

American Psycho and the associated music - Huey Lewis, Whitney Houston, and Phil Collins.

Land Down Under is an excellent call, too.

hiss  ·  847 days ago  ·  link

Also The Cars. I think they might be the "most" "80's" band in a way. Bret Easton Ellis referenced them (obtusely) in Less Than Zero, which is more sui generis "80's" in its composition and narrative.

hiss  ·  847 days ago  ·  link

But then again I've always preferred LA to New York.