Biography

Kim Clarke Champniss knows popular culture. He has played, promoted, created, managed, and taught it….

Excerpts

Foreword

At the beginning of 1980 I was an ex-pat Brit living in Vancouver on Canada’s…

Timeline 1979 – 1989

1979 May 4 Margaret Thatcher becomes the UK’s first female prime minister July Sony Walkman…

Our Music, Our Time

In Vancouver these various musical tribes all came together to support the new wave of…

Star 80

(Writing about Vancouver) Another tragic event brought international attention to “the city on the left…