Growing up in the eighties was an interesting time for a twelve year old. There was a collection of events that shaped a decade. Just to name a few Reaganomics, the infamous Crack Cocaine and Rap (hip hop) imprinted on the eighties. Each individually affecting a generation, creating ripple effects til this day. However that new and evolving thing called hip hop made an impact on millions of young folk around the country. Introduced us to boom boxes, break dancing Oh! and Fresh Fest concerts.
Where you could see your favorites live and in person Run DMC , Whodini, Fatboys , and Kurtis Blow. You know you beg your parents for tickets . Good times! This and blog is throwing the 80’s / Fresh fest in the Capsule.