4. Cassette Recorder
You needed one of these to record the charts on a Sunday afternoon, music piracy isn’t a new thing! Of course these were also essential for making those mix tapes!
From news, to movie reviews, games and tv listings, this was our internet!
The 80s was in my opinion, the golden era of movie making, a time just before CGI came to prominence and movies told real stories that we lost ourselves in. Who didn’t want to be a Goonie?!
7. Atari 2600 – childhood memories
Looking back now, the graphics seem really primitive, the controls are clunky and the picture certainly wasn’t in HD! Back then the games seemed amazing, it was like having an arcade in your house!