Sunday, 16 September 2018

SHOW #276 - "She's got a dime all of the time, stays out at night moving through time..."

ZZ Top "Legs"
Rod Stewart "Tonight I'm Yours (Don't Hurt Me)"



Jaki Graham "Breaking Away"
Morrissey "The Last Of The Famous International Playboys"

Temptations "Treat Her Like A Lady"
Glenn Goldsmith "Dreaming"

Prefab Sprout "When Love Breaks Down"
Erasure "Ship Of Fools"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Ultravox "Rage In Eden"



Whitney Houston "Love Will Save The Day"
Red Box "For America"

Bucks Fizz "London Town"
Billy Idol "Sweet Sixteen"

John Lennon "Woman"
A Flock Of Seagulls "Transfer Affection"



Michael Jackson "Dirty Diana"
Tom Petty "I Won't Back Down"

UB40 "Many Rivers To Cross"
Lloyd Cole and the Commotions "Cut Me Down"

Wah! "Story Of The Blues"
Steve Arrington "Feel So Real"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Pet Shop Boys "Shopping"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Selecter "Three Minute Hero"
Kids From Fame "Life Is A Celebration"
Haywoode "Roses"
All three song titles include a brand of assorted chocolates.

Sunday, 9 September 2018

SHOW #275 - "It's loud and tasteless and I've heard it before, you shout it while you're dancing on the whole dancefloor..."

David Bowie "Fashion"
Gary Numan "I Can't Stop"



OMD "Forever Live And Die"
David Lee Roth "Just Like Paradise"

Elvis Costello "I Can't Stand Up For Falling Down"
Debbie Gibson "Lost In Your Eyes"

Nu Shooz "I Can't Wait"
U2 featuring BB King "When Love Comes To Town"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Paul Simon "Graceland"



PiL "Rise"
Cliff Richard "A Little In Love"

Motley Crue "Girls Girls Girls"
Quincy Jones "Ai No Corrida"

Rolling Stones "Undercover Of The Night"
Bananarama "I Heard A Rumour"



Tears For Fears "Woman In Chains"
Tom Browne "Funkin' For Jamaica"

Pat Benatar "We Belong"
Marillion "Punch And Judy"

Peter Gabriel and Kate Bush "Don't Give Up"
Was (Not Was) "Walk The Dinosaur"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Adeva "Treat Me Right"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Miami Sound Machine "Dr Beat"
Deacon Blue "Chocolate Girl"
Ashford & Simpson "Solid"
All three acts are, or include, married couples.

Sunday, 2 September 2018

SHOW #274 - "Oh the night is my world, city lights, painted girl, in the day nothing matters, it's the night time that flatters..."

Laura Branigan "Self Control"
A-Ha "Hunting High And Low"



Electronic "Getting Away With It"
Mai Tai "Body And Soul"

Belle Stars "Sign Of The Times"
Duran Duran "All She Wants Is"

Janet Jackson "Rhythm Nation"
Bon Jovi "Wanted Dead Or Alive"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
The Cult "Spiritwalker" (from Dreamtime)



James Ingram and Michael McDonald "Yah Mo B There"
Boomtown Rats "Someone's Looking At You"

Billy Griffin "Hold Me Tighter In The Rain"
Style Council "Have You Ever Had It Blue"

Status Quo "In The Army Now"
China Crisis "Christian"



Abba "One Of Us"
Tina Turner "Let's Stay Together"

Thomas Dolby "Hyperactive"
Chic "My Feet Keep Dancing"

Erasure "The Circus"
Fat Larry's Band "Zoom"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Mica Paris "Don't Give Me Up"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Culture Club "Church Of The Poison Mind"
Fiction Factory "Ghost Of Love"
Animotion "Obsession"
All three songs contain the names of perfumes in the title.

Sunday, 26 August 2018

SHOW #273 - "I think about the implications when alone between the sheets, when all the hugging and kissing is tearing my heart apart..."

Sydney Youngblood "If Only I Could"
Aztec Camera "Jump"



Echo and the Bunnymen "The Killing Moon"
Kid Creole and the Coconuts "Annie, I'm Not Your Daddy"

Level 42 "Hot Water"
King "The Taste Of Your Tears"

OMD "Talking Loud And Clear"
Howard Jones "Things Can Only Get Better"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Herbie Hancock "Future Shock"



Passions "I'm In Love With A German Film Star"
Robert Palmer "She Makes My Day"

Diana Ross "Muscles"
Julian Cope "World Shut Your Mouth"

Depeche Mode "Strangelove"
Martika "Toy Soldiers"


Shalamar "Dead Giveaway"
Lambrettas "Poison Ivy"

Suzanne Vega "Luka"
Captain Sensible "Glad It's All Over"

Queen "Hammer To Fall"
Eurythmics "You Have Placed A Chill In My Heart"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Alice Cooper "House Of Fire"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Bruce Springsteen "Tougher Than The Rest"
New Order "Bizarre Love Triangle"
Cyndi Lauper "True Colours"
All three songs contain an item of snooker kit in the title.

Sunday, 19 August 2018

SHOW #272 - "And don't go home tonight, come out and find the one that you love, and who loves you..."

The Smiths "Sheila Take A Bow"
Dollar "O L'Amour"



Tom Robinson "War Baby"
Skipworth & Turner "Thinking About Your Love"

Spandau Ballet "Instinction"
Department S "Is Vic There?"

Yello "The Race"
Hue & Cry "Violently"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Galaxy featuring Phil Fearon "Fantasy Real"



Pet Shop Boys "Opportunities (Let's Make Lots Of Money)"
Bucks Fizz "My Camera Never Lies"

Stevie Wonder "Masterblaster"
Fine Young Cannibals "Ever Fallen In Love"

ABC "Tears Are Not Enough"
Kajagoogoo "Big Apple"

China Crisis "King In A Catholic Style"
Maisonettes "Heartache Avenue"

Belinda Carlisle "World Without You"
Frankie Goes To Hollywood "Welcome To The Pleasuredome"

Will Downing "A Love Supreme"
Curiosity Killed The Cat "Misfit"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Five Star "Let Me Be Yours"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Go West "Don't Look Down"
Spagna "I Wanna Be Your Wife"
Blondie "The Tide Is High"
All three artists had a Top 40 hit in the 80s with a song called Call Me.