Monday, December 1, 2008

December 1978

Smash Hits, December 1978
(click on the image to see the full issue)

Cover: The Jam
Centrespread: Debbie Harry
Back cover: Andy Gibb
Interviews: Blondie; The Jam
Gossip: Elvis Costello; Sarah Brightman; Peter Tosh; Clash; Rezillos; Stranglers; Jam; Dan Hartman
Lyrics: Radio Radio - Elvis Costello; Hopelessly Devoted To You - Olivia Newton John; Instant Replay - Dan Hartman; War/No More Trouble - Bob Marley; Hurry Up Harry - Sham 69; Darlin' - Frankie Miller; MacArthur Park - Donna Summer; Sandy / Greased Lightning - John Travolta; Giving Up Giving In - Three Degrees; Brandy - O'Jays; Public Image - Public Image Ltd.; Hanging On The Telephone - Blondie; Don't Let It Fade Away - Darts; Teenage Kicks - Undertones; Why - Andy Gibb; Part Time Love - Elton John; Thank You For Being A Friend - Andrew Gold; Down In The Tube Station At Midnight - Jam; Bright Lights - Julie Covington; (You Gotta Walk) Don't Look Back - Peter Tosh