Sunday, 18 June 2017

SHOW #212 - "Breathing shifts your careless head, untroubled by the chaos of our lives..."

Eurythmics "When Tomorrow Comes"
Associates "Party Fears Two"



Kinks "Come Dancing"
Brother Beyond "Drive On"

Belinda Carlisle "World Without You"
Falco "Vienna Calling"

Spandau Ballet "How Many Lies"
Echo and the Bunnymen "Crocodiles"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Hanoi Rocks "Malibu Beach Nightmare"



Bomb The Bass "Beat Dis"
Manhattan Transfer "Spice Of Life"

Hue and Cry "Violently"
Bow Wow Wow "C30 C60 C90 Go!"

ZZ Top "Legs"
Duran Duran "Do You Believe In Shame"



Yazz "Fine Time"
Graham Bonnet "Night Games"

Big Sound Authority "This House (Is Where Your Love Stands)"
New Order "Shellshock"

Wet Wet Wet "Broke Away"
Heatwave "Jitterbuggin'"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Alison Moyet "Ordinary Girl"





De La Soul "Eye Know"
Blue Zoo "Cry Boy Cry"

Mike and the Mechanics "Silent Running"
Wendy & Lisa "Satisfaction"

Sunday, 11 June 2017

SHOW #211 - "I can't sit still or settle down, and when I walk I don't touch the ground..."

OMD "Tesla Girls"
The Beat "Ranking Full Stop"



Paul McCartney "Take It Away"
S Express "Mantra For A State Of Mind"

Taylor Dayne "Prove Your Love"
ELO "Calling America"

Sisters Of Mercy "Lucretia My Reflection"
Kim Wilde "Love Blonde"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Steve Perry "Oh Sherrie"



Elvis Costello "I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down"
Olivia Newton John "Landslide"

Jimmy Nail "Love Don't Live Here Anymore"
Vanessa Paradis "Joe Le Taxi"

The Smiths "I Started Something I Couldn't Finish"
Kylie Minogue "Wouldn't Change A Thing"



Stevie Wonder & Michael Jackson "Get It"
Man 2 Man meet Man Parrish "Male Stripper"

The Fall "There's A Ghost In My House"
Sinead O'Connor "Mandinka"

Level 42 "It's Over"
Eddy Grant "Do You Feel My Love"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Depeche Mode "Little 15"



Monsoon "Ever So Lonely"
Paul Young "I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down"

Kool and the Gang "Too Hot"
Crowded House "Don't Dream It's Over"

Sunday, 4 June 2017

SHOW #210 - "If you gotta crush, don't beat about the bush, when I gotta crush..."

Slade "Run Runaway"
Marc Almond "Bitter Sweet"



Suzanne Vega "Luka"
AC/DC "Touch Too Much"

Dexys Midnight Runners "Because Of You"
Beastie Boys "She's Crafty"

Tears For Fears "The Way You Are"
Coldcut featuring Yazz "Doctorin' The House"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
The Quick "Rhythm Of The Jungle"



Bucks Fizz "If You Can't Stand The Heat"
Fine Young Cannibals "Don't Look Back"

Donna Summer "Love Is In Control (Finger On The Trigger)"
Spear Of Destiny "So In Love With You"

Sonia "You'll Never Stop Me Loving You"
Ultravox "All Stood Still"



Barry Manilow "I Made It Through The Rain"
Aretha Franklin and Whitney Houston "It Isn't, It Wasn't, It Ain't Never Gonna Be"

Bad Manners "Ne-Ne Na-Na Na-Na Nu-Nu"
Erasure "Drama!"

Mary Jane Girls "All Night Long"
REM "Orange Crush"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Gavin Christopher "One Step Closer To You"



Pasadenas "Riding On A Train"
Eric Clapton "Behind The Mask"

Siouxsie and the Banshees "Dazzle"
Conway Brothers "Turn It Up"

Sunday, 28 May 2017

SHOW #209 - "They say stay away, don't want you home today, keep away from our door, don't come round here no more..."

Madness "Embarrassment"
Elton John "I'm Still Standing"



Prefab Sprout "Cars And Girls"
Eurythmics "Julia"

Swing Out Sister "Breakout"
Haircut 100 "Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl)"

Drum Theatre "Eldorado"
Kariya "Let Me Love You For Tonight"



Prince "When Doves Cry"
Dollar "Give Me Back My Heart"

The Cure "Charlotte Sometimes"
Agnetha Faltskog "Wrap Your Arms Around Me"

Fleetwood Mac "Everywhere"
Holly Johnson "Love Train"

Madonna "Open Your Heart"
Bruce Springsteen "Dancing In The Dark"



Visage "Pleasure Boys"
Geraldine Hunt "Can't Fake The Feeling"

Matthew Wilder "Break My Stride"
Stan Ridgway "Camouflage"

Dogs D'Amour "How Come It Never Rains"
Al B Sure! "Nite And Day"



Peter Gabriel "Games Without Frontiers"
Assembly "Never Never"

ABC "King Without A Crown"
Nik Kershaw "Nobody Knows"

Kim Wilde "Chequered Love"
Marvin Gaye "Sexual Healing"
 
This was a special edition to mark the show's fourth birthday (and the host's 44th) featuring No.4 hits and No.44 songs of the 80s.

Sunday, 21 May 2017

SHOW #208 - "When you try to put up a front for me, I'm a spy but on your side, you see..."

Daryl Hall and John Oates "Private Eyes"
Arthur Adams "You Got The Floor"



Everything But The Girl "Each And Everyone"
Marllion "Punch And Judy"

Sheena Easton "One Man Woman"
Kon Kan "I Beg Your Pardon"

China Crisis "Best Kept Secret"
Specials "Rude Buoys Outa Jail"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
David Van Day "Young Americans Talking"



Bon Jovi "Living In Sin"
Little Benny and the Masters "Who Comes To Boogie"

Errol Brown "Personal Touch"
Boomtown Rats "The Elephant's Graveyard"

808 State "Pacific State"
Mica Paris "Breathe Life Into Me"



Smiley Culture "Police Officer"
Swing Out Sister "You On My Mind"

Sad Cafe "I'm In Love Again"
Howard Jones "Life In One Day"

Elvis Costello (The Imposter) "Pills And Soap"
Princess "Tell Me Tomorrow"

DIDN'T WE ALMOST HAVE IT ALL:
Peter Murphy "Indigo Eyes"



Midge Ure "Call Of The Wild"
Hazell Dean "Searchin' (I Gotta Find A Man)"

Big Country "The Teacher"
Soul II Soul "Get A Life"