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Old Skool Movements Podcast

"nostalgic retrotainment in ya' ear"

Old Skool Movements is the go-to podcast for listeners to reminisce about growing up in the 80's & 90's.  Let our dynamic duo take you on a journey back in time to when children still climbed trees and watched real cartoons. With topics covering Entertainment, Film, Movies & TV to Fashion, Food and lots more.

Tune in for our fortnightly show. Whether you need something great to listen to on your way to work, or for relaxing at home, Old Skool Movements provides listeners with some great memories and nostalgic entertainment. 
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Old Skool Movements has plenty of shows to keep you amused.

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Breakin'
feat Michael 'Boogaloo Shrimp' Chambers

50:13

Join us, as we speak with an actor and dancer that truly inspired us with his poppin'n'lockin, robotic movements and moonwalks. 
Ladies and gentlemen we bring you Michael 'Boogaloo Shrimp' Chambers, better known as "Turbo" from the movies Breakdance & Breakdance 2; Electric Boogaloo. Listen as he talks about the movies, his journey after the movies, his celebrity friends and teaching a certain Mr Michael Jackson one of his signature moves…

”it’s all theatre”!
Oh, did we forget to say, "he also sweeps"!

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Larry 'Lion-O' Kenney

41:47

We love cartoons and we all have our top three favourites, so in this episode we’re delighted to have the voice behind one of the top characters from one of the top cartoon shows. 
Ladies and Gentlemen please join us as we talk with Larry Kenney the voice of Lion-O from The Thundercats.

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Bob "O'Harra" 
Wall

49:05

Join us as we speak with the man that has fought against Bruce Lee and Chuck Norris and lives to tell the tale! 
The 1970 Heavyweight Pro Karate Champion with nine black belts in 9 different disciplines, Bob Wall became part of Hollywood legends when he portrayed the role of the cold hearted evil killer 'O'Harra' in the most famous martial arts film ever made, 'Enter the Dragon'. Listen as Bob recalls some great stories, from working with Bruce Lee and being in business with Chuck Norris to bumping into Seven Seagal.

Nostalgia for the 80's

Nostalgia for the 1980's is becoming so popular that even people who weren't alive during the decade like to celebrate it as if they were. Youngsters of today will wear Adidas tracksuits and Kangol's and break out to the likes of Run DMC and LL Cool J. But those of us who witnessed the '80s firsthand aren't just sentimental for the era. We were the experimental cultural cliches that people try to emulate today. 

We are the '80's and the '80's are us.

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"Gen X"
The Middle Child

For those of us that were born between the late 60's and late 70's and came of age primarily in the 80's. We found ourselves squashed between two much larger generations, 'The Baby Boomers' and 'Millennial's' and as a consequence categorized as the "neglected middle child". But while we've been busy being demographically overlooked and approaching middle age at hyper speed, a lot of us have been introducing our sons, daughters, nieces, nephews, and grandchildren to some of our prized pop-cultural possessions that consumed our childhoods: E.T and Star Wars, PacMan and Atari, The A Team and Airwolf, The Goonies and Back to the Future, Michael Jackson and Prince.

Today's digital advancements have made it possible for us to show our children anything from our childhood in an instant, at the click of a button or swipe of a finger. When these 
Gen-X influenced kids grow up and start making movies and writing music you can imagine where a lot of their influences will come from. When a generation influences a second and a third generation in this way, it creates a pop-cultural ripple effect that keeps on going. Generation X may be neglected, but the pop-culture we grew up on , you couldn't ignore it if you tried! 

Old Skool Movements the Podcast that escapes to a time period of fond memories of ones youth and to the last decade before the internet killed our attention spans and the imagination of today’s kids. 

 

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Yet another magnificent show, it had me laughing and talking to myself, especially with "Why, Don't, You" because I thought me and my cousin were the only ones to turn off the TV during the theme tune and went outside to play, When I heard you and Chris did it I was in stitches

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meet the team...

Old Skool Movements

Host

Daz will have you wanting a can of Quattro & wishing you still had your multi-coloured shell suit.

Mr Lucas

aka

Daz the Dazzler

Chris
aka
the fact-master

co-host

 Crocket to Daz's Tubbs.

Never owned a Shell Suit, but has worn leg warmers.

Steve
aka 
Stax the Soundman

Sound Engineer

When not being chased by dogs, he was out playing football

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Pictures of our hosts, guests and events.

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Beano comic art by Nigel Parkinson
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OMS with Mr Tom Cook, Skeletor artist
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OSM talks cartoons with Larry F. Houston - XMen Director
Emil @soleseekers chats Trainer/Sneakers
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Mr Layne Redman joins us to chat about food
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The podcast that discusses everything 80's retro.
Choose an episode and re-live some childhood memories.
Today's youth will never know the satisfaction of fat laces, the life lessons learned from watching after-school cartoons, having your Walkman chew your favourite cassette tape or what it meant to 'be kind and rewind'. Yes, its okay to feel sorry for them, after all nostalgia is a beautiful thing.  
Nostalgia for you - Education for others.

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