During the 80's Madonna ruled the pop charts selling hundreds of millions of albums and producing hit single after hit single, Madonna inspired legions of wannabies and established her self as one of the most popular pop musicians of the decade. For years it seemed as though she couldn't fail but in the years since … Continue reading Madonna’s Top 5 Worst Albums
The legendary and infamous Chelsea Hotel, one of the most haunted hotels in north America. So Famous is the Chelsea, I have decided to compile 17 reasons why in order of room number, but I will begin with what the Chelsea's most Famous resident ghost, Larry, want's guests to know about the Chelsea Hotel, as reported by thechelsahotelblog.com. … Continue reading The Infamous Rooms Of The Chelsea Hotel
Nelson Sullivan is most well known for his unique documentation of NYC life in during the 1980's His camera caught many fascinating, over the top personalities and his footage is still being viewed three decades later. Here is some of what Nelson, himself had to say about his filming technique, his influences and his thoughts on the … Continue reading Nelson Sullivan On His Film Style And Vision Of The Future
Growing up in the 80's I loved going to malls with my parents so I could check out all of the cool stores and spend my allowance on what ever happened to catch my eye. When I grew up, I loved malls so much I spent a decade working in management for some of the top retail … Continue reading 6 Shady Retail Tactics Exposed
What really went down on Christina's infamous birthday party at Tunnel in Manhattan, 1987. There is video of the night but because of the background noise, music and voices it is difficult to hear what is being said. Did she really pull a knife out of her purse and start swinging it around at every one? I don't know, … Continue reading Club Kid Christina’s Infamous Birthday 1987. What Happened?
Here are some of Christina's Q&A's from some of her live shows at Danceteria and Tunnel. Q: How long have you been in show business? A: I've been in show business for the last five years and the last three minutes. Q: Tell us your fantasy. A: My fantasies, one fantasy is to torture an audience while I … Continue reading Q&A with Club Kid Christina
Actress Dominique Dunne is best remembered for her role in the 1982 film Poltergeist and her murder by former boy friend John Sweeney on November 4th the same year. Dunne did have guest staring roles on several notable series including Lou Grant, CHIPs, Fame and Hill Street Blues. It was on the on the set of … Continue reading Poltergeist Actress Dominique Dunne’s Father Stalked Her Killer Until He Died
The last two posts about Club Christina's death were uploaded on my YouTube Channel Retro Room last month. One of the comments pointed me to this video of Nelson Sullivan discussing some of the details of her death on the phone with Michael Musto and apparently Musto couldn't have cared less. The video is called "Getting Ready for the … Continue reading Nelson Sullivan talks Christina’s Death Details
This is a follow up to my last post. In my research into the circumstances of Christina's death in may of 1989. I concluded that there was not enough information to draw any conclusions. While I still believe this to be true some new information I have come across may shed some light on the … Continue reading Did Club Kid Christina Commit Suicide? UPDATE:
In the late 80's the New York Club scene was the stomping ground of the Club Kids, lead by Michael Alig, a party promoter at the limelight. With over the top costumes and make up that sometimes bordered on grotesque and wild behavior, the club kids became a draw for New York night lifers. They were paid and given … Continue reading What Happened to “Club Kid” Christina Superstar?