I’m back at the school again and more of those sports certificates came out… this time I was given the whole pile and flicking through them put me off my game, again. Nostalgia is a pain sometimes.
On the road heading home and this song came on. Part of the wonderfully tragic 80’s, it was released when I was still in Primary school (yr 6, aged, oh, about 12) and tied in with the emotions of leaving Gr 10 some 4 years later (and those damned awards from the same year).
So here is the Uncanny X-Men – with the oh-so-hot-to-a-12yr-old Brian Mannix out front singing 50Years.
and then many moons later, on the final of Spicks and Specks in 2011, looking like the aging rocker he is….