Sunday, 20 October 2019

SHOW #333 - "And people whisper, people double talk, at once their fathers act so humble..."

Rolling Stones "Undercover Of The Night"
Amazulu "Too Good To Be Forgotten"



Ozzy Osbourne "Shot In The Dark"
Gregory Abbott "Shake You Down"

Shakin' Stevens "It's Raining"
Sisters of Mercy "Lucretia My Reflection"

Jon and Vangelis "I'll Find My Way Home"
Kool and the Gang "Ooh La La La (Let's Go Dancin')"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Daryl Hall and John Oates "Some Things Are Better Left Unsaid"



Mai Tai "History"
The The "The Beat(En) Generation"

Black Slate "Amigo"
Men At Work "Overkill"

Adam and the Ants "Dog Eat Dog"
Redhead Kingpin and the FBI "Do The Right Thing"



Level 42 "Take A Look"
Marillion "Assassing"

Whispers "It's A Love Thing"
Eurythmics "Don't Ask Me Why"

Kim Wilde "Hey Mr Heartache"
Def Leppard "Hysteria"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Sting "Fragile"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:
Maxi Priest "Wild World"
Robert Palmer "Johnny And Mary"
Rod Stewart "Every Beat Of My Heart"

All three artists had a Top 20 hit in the 80s with Some Guys Have All The Luck.

Sunday, 13 October 2019

SHOW #332 - "New lovers meet as they dance through the night, the moonlight falls on this magical sight..."

Shakatak "Down On The Street"
Erasure "The Hardest Part"



Phil Fearon and Galaxy "Everybody’s Laughing"
Waterboys "Fisherman's Blues"

Madonna "Angel"
Elvis Costello and the Attractions "High Fidelity"

Eugene Wilde "Gotta Get You Home Tonight"
Quireboys "7 O'Clock"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Genesis "Home By The Sea"



Swing Out Sister "You On My Mind"
H20 "I Dream To Sleep"

Kate Bush "The Big Sky"
Conway Brothers "Turn It Up"

Duran Duran "Union Of The Snake"
New Order "State Of The Nation"



Dexys Midnight Runners "Because Of You"
S Express "Hey Music Lover"

The Cure "The Walk"
Living In A Box "Gatecrashing"

Tom Tom Club "Wordy Rappinghood"
Whitney Houston "Where Do Broken Hearts Go"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Suzanne Vega "Knight Moves"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Pat Benatar "Love Is A Battlefield"
Roxy Music "Jealous Guy"
Guns n Roses "Patience"

All three tracks feature whistling.

Sunday, 6 October 2019

SHOW #331 - "The lanes were silent, there was nothing, no-one, nothing around for miles..."

The Smiths "I Started Something I Couldn't Finish"
Olivia Newton John and Cliff Richard "Suddenly"

The Cult "Rain"
Bananarama "Love, Truth and Honesty"

Tracey Ullman "Move Over Darling"
Level 42 "Children Say"

Beatmasters featuring Betty Boo "Hey DJ (I Can't Dance To That Music You're Playing)"
Flash and the Pan "Waiting For A Train"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY
:
Blancmange "God's Kitchen"



Specials "Rat Race"
Robert Plant "Big Log"

Dazz Band "Let It All Blow"
Culture Club "God Thank You Woman"

Simple Minds "Glittering Prize"
Bad Manners "Just A Feeling"



Depeche Mode "Somebody"
Transvision Vamp "The Only One"

Break Machine "Street Dance"
Dio "Mystery"

Pointer Sisters "Dare Me"
Wet Wet Wet "Broke Away"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Loverboy "Heaven In Your Eyes"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:
Style Council "Money-Go-Round"
Grandmaster Melle Mel and the Furious Five "Step Off"
George Michael "I Want Your Sex"

All three tracks were styled as Part 1 of a longer track.

Sunday, 29 September 2019

SHOW #330 - "Love is like a bomb baby, c'mon get it on, livin' like a lover with a radar phone..."

Def Leppard "Pour Some Sugar On Me"
Tears For Fears "Change"



The Damned "Alone Again Or"
Loose Ends "Magic Touch"

Duran Duran "Meet El Presidente"
Narada "Divine Emotions"

Freddie Mercury "Time"
Jesus and Mary Chain "Happy When It Rains"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Madness "Take It Or Leave It"



Boomtown Rats "Banana Republic"
Whitney Houston "Love Will Save The Day"

Marillion "Hooks In You"
Five Star "All Fall Down"

Howard Jones "Pearl In The Shell"
Junior Murvin "Police And Thieves"



Associates "18 Carat Love Affair"
Vixen "Love Made Me"

Art of Noise featuring Max Headroom "Paranoimia"
Screaming Blue Messiahs "I Wanna Be A Flintstone"

Roxy Music "Take A Chance With Me"
Fresh 4 featuring Lizz E "Wishing On A Star"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Housemartins "The People Who Grinned Themselves To Death"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE:
Big Country "East Of Eden"
Kirsty MacColl "Innocence"
Peter Gabriel "Games Without Frontiers"

All three tracks were produced by Steve Lillywhite.

Sunday, 22 September 2019

SHOW #329 - "One more heartbeat and you walk the wire, why wait? Oooh, it's too late to put out the fire..."

Go West "Don't Look Down"
Run DMC "Run's House"



The Cars "Since You're Gone"
Luther Vandross "So Amazing"

Kate Bush "Hounds Of Love"
Ultravox "Reap The Wild Wind"

Bruce Springsteen "The River"
Yazz "Stand Up For Your Love Rights"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Stevie Wonder "Love Light In Flight"



Nik Kershaw "Wide Boy"
Iron Maiden "Can I Play With Madness"

Mari Wilson "Just What I Always Wanted"
Communards "So Cold The Night"

Fun Boy Three "Our Lips Are Sealed"
Kim Wilde "Never Trust A Stranger"



Swansway "Soul Train"
Gladys Knight and the Pips "Taste Of Bitter Love"

U2 "Fire"
Brother Beyond "Can You Keep A Secret"

Kool and the Gang "Straight Ahead"
Stranglers "European Female"

JOURNEYS TO GLORY:
Tanita Tikaram "Cathedral Song"



LAST ORDERS SEQUENCE
:

Police "King Of Pain"
Mr Mister "Broken Wings"
Level 42 "To Be With You Again"

All three bands have singer bassists.