• Computer game Pac-Man appears for the first time. [1]
  • BBC Radio One: John Peel show - first broadcast of second session by Echo & the Bunnymen, the first of two in 1980. Tracks: The Pictures On My Wall / All That Jazz / Over The Wall.
    Echo & The Bunnymen - Peel Session 198010:39

    Echo & The Bunnymen - Peel Session 1980

Top of the Pops

Presented by Mike Read. See my review on TOTP 80 here.

(25) LIPPS INC – Funky Town (and charts)

(48) THE LAMBRETTAS – D-a-a-ance

(3) MICHAEL JACKSON – She’s Out Of My Life (video)

(32) U.K. SUBS – Teenage

(27) JONA LEWIE – You’ll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties

(52) KAREL FIALKA – The Eyes Have It

(18) THE SPECIALS – Rat Race (video)

(45) COCKNEY REJECTS – I’m Forever Blowing Bubbles

(10) Gary NumanWe Are Glass (video)

(35) JUNIOR MURVIN – Police And Thieves

(17) AVERAGE WHITE BAND – Let’s Go Round Again

(6) MASH – Theme From M*A*S*H (Suicide Is Painless) (danced to by Legs & Co)

(26) MATCHBOX – Midnite Dynamos (rpt.)

(1) JOHNNY LOGAN – What’s Another Year? (rpt.)

(23) JERMAINE JACKSON – Let’s Get Serious (and credits)


Gary Numan TOTP We Are Glass May '8003:30

Gary Numan TOTP We Are Glass May '80

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