Sunday, 15 July 2018

SHOW #267 - "She goes out every night, till the morning is light, and she sleeps all day..."

Matt Bianco "Get Out Of Your Lazy Bed"
Pat & Mick "Let's All Chant"



Indeep "Last Night A DJ Saved My Life"
Judas Priest "Living After Midnight"

Freddie Mercury "The Great Pretender"
Nik Kershaw "When A Heart Beats"

Hooters "Satellite"
Eurythmics "Missionary Man"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Jacksons "Body"



Donna Summer "On The Radio"
Roxette "The Look"

Stan Ridgway "Camouflage"
Madness "Grey Day"

Diana Ross "I'm Coming Out"
Dead Or Alive "In Too Deep"



Wax "Bridge To Your Heart" (Dominic Dean, Twitter)
The Cure "Lovesong"

Kid Creole and the Coconuts "I'm A Wonderful Thing Baby"
Johnny Hates Jazz "Shattered Dreams"

Boogie Box High "Jive Talkin'"
Dire Straits "Brothers In Arms"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
AC/DC "Danger"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Snowy White "Bird Of Paradise"
Midge Ure "Dear God"
Phil Lynott "King's Call"
All three acts were once members of Thin Lizzy.

Sunday, 8 July 2018

SHOW #266 - "That's not the way I see it, 'cause I feel you're already mine, whenever you're with me..."

SOS Band "Just Be Good To Me"
Doug E Fresh and the Get Fresh Crew "The Show"



A-Ha "Cry Wolf" (Simon Watchorn, email)
Paula Abdul "Straight Up"

Mr Mister "Broken Wings"
The Smiths "William It Was Really Nothing"

Furniture "Brilliant Mind"
David Bowie "Loving The Alien"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Kim Wilde "Everything We Know"



The Police "Wrapped Around Your Finger"
Blancmange "What's Your Problem?"

Psychedelic Furs "Pretty In Pink"
Jeffrey Osborne "On The Wings Of Love"

Depeche Mode "See You"
Raul Orellana "Real Wild House"



Simple Minds "Belfast Child"
Prince with Sheena Easton "U Got The Look"

Kool and the Gang "Fresh"
Spear Of Destiny "Never Take Me Alive"

Madonna "Live To Tell"
The Jam "The Bitterest Pill (I Ever Had To Swallow)"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Robert Palmer "Simply Irresistible"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Sylvester "Do You Wanna Funk"
The Jets "Cross My Broken Heart"
Mel & Kim "That's The Way It Is"
All three tracks feature on the soundtracks to Eddie Murphy films of the 80s.

Sunday, 1 July 2018

SHOW #265 - "Swear allegiance to the flag, whatever flag they offer, never hint at what you really feel..."

Mike and the Mechanics "Silent Running (On Dangerous Ground)"
Sabrina "Boys (Summertime Love)"



Paul McCartney "No More Lonely Nights"
George Benson "Turn Your Love Around"

Tanita Tikaram "Good Tradition"
Visage "Mind Of A Toy"

Matthew Wilder "Break My Stride"
Whitesnake "Fool For Your Loving"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
ABC "Date Stamp"



Scritti Politti "Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin)"
Four Tops "When She Was My Girl"

Soft Cell "Down In The Subway"
UB40 "Don't Break My Heart"

New Edition "Candy Girl"
Kate Bush "Hounds Of Love"


Marillion "Hooks In You"
Randy Crawford "One Day I'll Fly Away"

Spandau Ballet "Musclebound"
Latin Quarter "Radio Africa"

Janet Jackson "When I Think Of You"
OMD "Maid Of Orleans (The Waltz Joan Of Arc)"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Transvision Vamp "Pay The Ghosts"
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LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Fine Young Cannibals "I'm Not The Man I Used To Be"
Rolling Stones "Rock And A Hard Place"
Kane Gang "Closest Thing To Heaven"
All three acts contain the surnames of members of England's World Cup squad.

Sunday, 24 June 2018

SHOW #264 - "Rags to riches or so they say, you gotta keep pushing for the fortune and fame..."

Guns 'n' Roses "Paradise City"
Shakin' Stevens "Give Me Your Heart Tonight"



U2 "The Unforgettable Fire"
Olivia Newton John "Physical"

Madonna "Causing A Commotion"
Echo and the Bunnymen "Silver"

Madness "The Sun And The Rain"
Swing Out Sister "Surrender"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Elton John "Who Wears These Shoes"



Malcolm McLaren "Double Dutch"
Dollar "Videotheque"

Queen "Flash"
Tom Tom Club "Wordy Rappinghood"

Peter Gabriel "Big Time"
Shalamar "Over And Over"



Level 42 "Leaving Me Now"
Squeeze "Is That Love"

Prince "I Could Never Take The Place Of Your Man"
Big Country "Wonderland"

Jona Lewie "You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties"
Roxy Music "More Than This"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
The Smiths "I Know It's Over"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Labi Siffre "Something Inside So Strong"
Howard Jones "Little Bit Of Snow"
Siouxsie and the Banshees "Happy House"
All three tracks feature the names of Mr Men in the title.

Sunday, 17 June 2018

SHOW #263 - "Dirty faced children sit in the road, in the shanty shacks they call home..."

Christians "Hooverville (And They Promised Us The World)"
Musical Youth "Sixteen"



George Michael "Monkey"
Susan Fassbender "Twilight Cafe"

Heart "Never"
The Alarm "A New South Wales"

Michael Jackson "Another Part Of Me"
Bow Wow Wow "Go Wild In The Country"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Rod Stewart "Satisfied"



Japan "I Second That Emotion"
Pseudo Echo "Funky Town"

Double "The Captain Of Her Heart"
Undertones "My Perfect Cousin"

Julian Lennon "Too Late For Goodbyes"
UFO "Young Blood"



Living In A Box "Room In Your Heart"
Robbie Nevil "C'est La Vie"

Diana Ross "My Old Piano"
Londonbeat "9am (The Comfort Zone)"

Kane Gang "Respect Yourself"
Genesis "Tonight Tonight Tonight"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Hothouse Flowers "I'm Sorry"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Big Audio Dynamite "E=MC²"
Simple Minds "Love Song"
Haysi Fantayzee "Shiny Shiny"
All three bands feature people who were married to Patsy Kensit.