Richard Blade and Richard Skinner

Ultimate-80s has named Richard Blade and Richard Skinner as online disc jockeys and show hosts.

Blade will host “The Spotlight,” a 60-minute show that profiles the careers of 1980s musical acts. During the ’80s, Blade was a disc jockey at KROQ and also appeared with Sarah Jessica Parker in the feature “Girls Just Want to Have Fun” and the television show “Square Pegs.”

Skinner will host a weekly program documenting the European 1980s music scene and will also interview ’80s artists currently living in Europe. He helped establish Virgin Radio in London and had his own radio show from 1980-84.

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