Because we’re not a physical magazine, we can’t glue free CDs to the cover every month, but that doesn’t mean we can’t share our favourite music with you! Using Spotify we’ve created 90 minute virtual mixtapes of some of the ’80s biggest acts, allowing you to sample some of their lesser known (but just as good) material alongside the familiar hits.

Now That's What You Might, Hypothetically, Have Called Music

Virtual CD of the Month: Now That’s What You Might, Hypothetically, Have Called Music

This month’s Virtual CD is actually a virtual double LP! As part of our celebrations of 100 Now That’s What I Call Music albums, we’ve come up with this hypothetical example of what the first Now of the 1980s might have been like if the series had started prior to 1983. Using the same template – two records or cassettes, 7 or 8 tracks per side – and assuming the regular three-times-a-year release schedule was already in place, this would have been the Now album released at Easter 1980.

If you’re backing us on Patreon it’s available right now for you to listen to on Spotify or Mixcloud. If you’re not, slip us as little as $1 a month and get instant access to this and a metric shedload more!

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