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.
Name those years (above) anyone?
League of Ireland Winners – Shoot Magazine 70s & 80s (Brand New Retro)
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)
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)
Dept of Education-approved Catholic fanzine Our Boys, Christmas 1972.
Give the girls their own page?
Christmas Adverts From Our Boys (Brand New Retro)
The 1980 Freddie White-eschewing alternative Dublin top 50.
Compiled by Dublin fanzine Imprint.
More here: Imprint Fanzine – Dublin May 1980 (Brand New Retro)
From Executive magazine, 1979.
If there were two more unattractive cars to grace our roads I have yet to see much evidence….
Probably found parked outside this establishment (back in the day).
Five Car Adverts And Photos from 1979 (Brand New Retro)
From ‘Executive’ magazine,1979.
The Hole In The Wall pub, Blackhorse Avenue, Dublin
They wouldn’t let you in without white socks.
Men’s fashion at the Hole In the Wall Pub, Dublin 7 – 1979 (Brand New Retro)
Philosophy graduate Der Ward (top), lead singer of Galway’s The Philosphers in 1969.
All members, including future Fianna Fail senator Don Lydon (in stripes) attended University College, Galway.
Lack of drugs, musical similarities and ‘crop-top’ issues would eventually destroy the band
,From New Spotlight magazine, 1969.
The Philosophers (Brand New Retro)