Sunday, 8 December 2019

SHOW #340 - "The sky is burning, a sea of flame, though your world is changing, I will be the same..."

Bryan Ferry "Slave To Love"
Beastie Boys "She's On It"



Tanita Tikaram "Good Tradition"
Iggy Pop "Real Whild Child (Wild One)"

Inner City "Ain't Nobody Better"
George Benson "Love X Love"

Third World "Dancing On The Floor (Hooked On Love)"
Smiths "Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now"

Level 42 "The Sun Goes Down (Livin' It Up)"
Shakin' Stevens "I'll Be Satisfied"



Martha and the Muffins "Echo Beach"
Farley Jackmaster Funk featuring Darryl Pandy "Love Can't Turn Around"

Mel & Kim "That's The Way It Is"
Howard Jones "Look Mama"

Living In A Box "Blow The House Down"
Alison Moyet "Love Resurrection"



All About Eve "Martha's Harbour"
XTC "Senses Working Overtime"

Big Country "Fields Of Fire (400 Miles)"
Red Box "For America"

Spandau Ballet "Glow"
UB40 "Dream A Lie"

Fresh 4 featuring Lizz E "Wishing On A Star"
Paul McCartney "Once Upon A Long Ago"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:
Alvin Stardust "Pretend"
Feargal Sharkey "Listen To Your Father"
Force MDs "Tender Love"

The word 'ten' is hidden in each song title.

This was a commemorative edition of the show to mark the radio station's tenth birthday. All of the songs in the regular section of the show reached number 10 in the charts.

Sunday, 1 December 2019

SHOW #339 - "Come back, come back, don't walk away, come back, come back, come back today..."

The Cure "In Between Days"
Shakin' Stevens "Oh Julie"



Icehouse "Hey Little Girl"
Debbie Gibson "Out Of The Blue"

Stranglers "Skin Deep"
Abba "Head Over Heels"

Amii Stewart "Friends"
Madness "(Waiting For) The Ghost Train"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Duran Duran "Of Crime And Passion"



Sonia "Can't Forget You"
Depeche Mode "Love In Itself"

Freddie Jackson "Rock Me Tonight (For Old Times' Sake)"
Jona Lewie "You'll Always Find Me In The Kitchen At Parties"

Style Council "Speak Like A Child"
808 State "Pacific State"



Human League "Louise"
Prince "Paisley Park"

Kiss "Creatures Of The Night"
Pet Shop Boys "Rent"

Billy Ocean "Loverboy"
Kate Bush "Army Dreamers"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Amazulu "Moonlight Romance"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Curiosity Killed The Cat "Down To Earth"
David Bowie "When The Wind Blows"
Bruce Springsteen "I'm On Fire"

Earth, wind and fire.

Sunday, 24 November 2019

SHOW #338 - "And though I'm really trying, I think I may start crying, my heart can't wait another day..."

Ramones "Baby I Love You"
Bronski Beat and Marc Almond "I Feel Love"



Madonna "Dear Jessie"
Alphaville "Big In Japan"

George Benson "Lady Love Me (One More Time)"
Queen "The Invisible Man"

T'Pau "I Will Be With You"
Eddy Grant "Can't Get Enough Of You"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Steely Dan "Hey Nineteen"



Saxon "Wheels Of Steel"
Wah! "Hope (I Wish You'd Believe Me)"

Murray Head "One Night in Bangkok"
Bananarama "I Can't Help It"

Kim Wilde "Rage To Love"
Sly & Robbie "Boops (Here To Go)"



Dollar "Give Me Back My Heart"
Nick Heyward "Take That Situation"

The Smiths "William, It Was Really Nothing"
Owen Paul "My Favourite Waste Of Time"

Police "Wrapped Around Your Finger"
Karyn White "Superwoman"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Whitesnake "Judgment Day"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:
Yazoo "Only You"
The Beat "Stand Down Margaret"
The Mission "Wasteland"

All three acts had to change their names when they went to the USA.

Sunday, 17 November 2019

SHOW #337 - "With one foot in your past, now just how long will it last? No, no, no, have you no ambition...?"

Tears For Fears "Head Over Heels"
Damian "The Time Warp"



Paul Hardcastle "Don’t Waste My Time"
Siouxsie and the Banshees "Fireworks"

Suzanne Vega "Left Of Center"
Madness "Shut Up"

Big Country "Peace In Our Time"
Matchbox "When You Ask About Love"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Orange Juice "Flesh Of My Flesh"



Colour Field "Thinking Of You"
Neneh Cherry "Kisses On The Wind"

Twisted Sister "I Am, I’m Me"
Eric B and Rakim "Follow The Leader"

Iron Maiden "Run To The Hills"
Communards "There’s More To Love (Than Boy Meets Girl)"



Windjammer "Tossing And Turning"
Dusty Springfield "In Private"

Toyah "It’s A Mystery"
Style Council "Promised Land"

Jellybean featuring Steven Dante "The Real Thing"
Pretenders "I Go To Sleep"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Alison Moyet "For You Only" 



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:
Gary Byrd and the GB Experience "The Crown"
Nik Kershaw "Don Quixote"
Genesis "Land Of Confusion"

All three tracks mention Superman in the lyrics.

Sunday, 10 November 2019

SHOW #336 - "I sit alone now, wondering about you, I'm living my life, what do you do?"

Belle Stars "Sign Of The Times"
Brown Sauce "I Wanna Be A Winner"



Killing Joke "Love Like Blood"
Inner City "Do You Love What You Feel"

Big Sound Authority "This House (Is Where Your Love Stands)
Erasure "It Doesn't Have To Be"

Bon Jovi "Wanted Dead Or Alive"
Pointer Sisters "I Need You"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Adam and the Ants "Los Rancheros"



Rick Astley "Take Me To Your Heart"
Marillion "He Knows You Know"

Animal Nightlife "Love Is Just The Great Pretender"
Tracey Ullman "Breakaway"

Bad Manners "Ne-Ne Na-Na Na-Na Nu-Nu"
Thomas Dolby "Windpower"



Sheena Easton "One Man Woman"
Limahl "Never Ending Story"

Luther Vandross "Stop To Love"
Japan "Life In Tokyo"

A-Ha "Manhattan Skyline"
Susan Fassbender "Twilight Cafe"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Men Without Hats "I Got The Message"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Transvision Vamp "Revolution Baby"
Adventures "Drowning In The Sea Of Love"
Bucks Fizz "If You Can't Stand The Heat"

All three titles contain the names of Al Pacino films.