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Twink!

Gabriel Byrne doing his best Inspector Clouseau!

Half of Horslips!

The hunt for the proper video has to start now.

Thanks Nat King Coleslaw

The Hornet (British comic) , early 1970s

Brown ale football.

Straight from the tap.

Brian ‘Doug’ McMahon of Brand New Retro writes:

Jack Charlton 85 today!

Brand New Retro

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AIB drive-in-bank on Upper Baggot Street, Dublin 4 in 1961; how it looks today

Brand New Retro tweetz:

“Ireland’s first drive-in-bank opened in 1961 at (now) AIB Upper Baggot Street D4. Officially opened by [then junior minister] Charles Haughey who then drove up to the cashier’s window and made the first lodgement, a gold sovereign.’

Name that jammer (top), anyone?

Via Office procedure and business knowledge – Ireland 1976 (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.

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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) 

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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.

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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