Tag Archives: Brand New Retro

For the day that’s in it.

It was for this.

Shoot! magazine’s match report from the Republic of Ireland’s jammy comprehensive one goal victory over England at the 1988 European Championship.

Meanwhile..

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The unfortunately absent and badly injured Liam Brady with his feet up in Germany.

Via Brand New Retro

The Brand New Retro Buke (Liberties Press) 

Meanwhile…

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Brand New Retro‘s Brian McMahon will launch the Brand New Retro buke this Thursday at 6.30pm upstairs in the Workman’s Club [Wellington Quay], Dublin.

It’s the best of and latest greatest hits from the Brand New Retro site.

Brian writes:

After almost 5 years of digitising content for brandnewretro.ie the time is right to bring these scans back to the format in which they first appeared, and the format in which they are best appreciated. Print. I am delighted to announce that the Brand New Retro book will be on sale from this Thursday. The book is a uniquely Irish compendium of over 700 images, adverts and articles featuring the best bits from brandnewretro.ie along with lots of new scans. The book is a collaboration with my pal Joe Collins and is published through Liberties Press.

Meanwhile..

A night of Irish pop culture will ensue at MVP, Clanbrassil Steet, Dublin 8 tonight.

This Is Banter will be joined by Brian, Joe Collins and Sinead Kenny to talk about the motivation behind Brand New Retro and the early days of Irish pop culture and Life before the Internet.

Brand New Retro – The Book, November 2015 (update)

Previously: Brand New Retro on Broadsheet

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Yay!

Brian McMahon, with Joe Collins, writes:

After almost 5 years of digitising content for brandnewretro.ie the time is right to bring these scans back to the format in which they first appeared, and the format in which they are best appreciated. Print.

I am delighted to announce that the Brand New Retro book will be on sale from early November.

The book is a uniquely Irish compendium of over 700 images, adverts and articles featuring the best bits from brandnewretro.ie along with lots of new scans.

The book is published by Liberties Press and will be launched at Eason bookstore, O’Connell Street, Dublin on Thursday, November 12.

Brand New Retro – The Book, November 2015 (Brand New Retro)

Brand New Retro on Broadsheet


A towel-slapping breakdown of the whey protein-fuelled ritual that is the Leinster Schools Cup by The Slate from 2003.

‘Tis the season in fairness.

Foight!

The Slate ‘Schools Rugby’  2003 (Brand New Retro)

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Once a year during the 1970s and 1980s UK football magazine Shoot! generously featured the League of Ireland champions of the day.

Usually one page with poorly taken team shot above a typo-stuffed caption.

Good times.

Name those years (above)  anyone?

League of Ireland Winners – Shoot Magazine 70s & 80s (Brand New Retro)

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A Colm Toibin-edited In Dublin magazine from January 1982 with a cover image by artist Robert Ballagh.

But where exactly is it and what is it NOW?

Lines close at 11.15am.

In Dublin 1982 (Brand New Retro)

 

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YOU decide.

Vivid images of fairly stylish, in fairness Irish showbands from Spotlight annual 1967 unearthed by Brand New Retro for your damn skinny jeaned pleasure.

Karl in check shirt (pic 1) Uncanny.

Colour Pics of 4 Irish Showbands  (Brand New Retro)

cover2fashion1blue-maxclamp-parksafeYIKES!

A sample of the hair-raising (and often practical) content of the Charlie-backing soft-core business mag, Executive. Christmas 1979.

Good, safer times.

More Here: Executive Magazine Christmas Issue 1979 (BrandNewRetro)

christmas-coverraleigh-advertp3-contentsDept of Education-approved Catholic fanzine Our Boys, Christmas 1972.

Give the girls their own page?

Good times.

Christmas Adverts From Our Boys (Brand New Retro)

imprinttop50The 1980 Freddie White-eschewing alternative Dublin top 50.

Compiled by Dublin fanzine Imprint.

‘Epidemix’ anyone?

More here: Imprint Fanzine – Dublin May 1980 (Brand New Retro)