May, 1985. In heavy rotation on FM radio, and on MTV, is 'Don't You (Forget About Me)' by Simple Minds.
The latest issue of Heavy Metal magazine features a front cover by Liberatore, and a back cover by Michael Uman.
The Dossier section has a number of noteworthy columns.
Leading off is a (disappointingly brief) interview with William Gibson, with a photograph of the author - at that time fast becoming a sf rock star - in which he looks very much like the British musician Thomas Dolby.....Gibson makes a remarkably accurate prediction in the final sentence of the interview.