Tonight’s Show (5/7) – With Paul Collins
Written by admin on May 7, 2010
Click here to listen live between 7-9pm Eastern US Time You can also get the show from our flagship station website: www.wtbq.com. Check the bottom of this post for other affiliates’ dates and times.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, Paul Collins, co-founder of The Nerves and founder of The Beat talks with us. Collins, an alt-rock icon, is set to soon release his newest album, The King of Power Pop. Our interview leads off the second hour of the show.
Collins is also the Supreme Commander of The Beat Army, a social network dedicated to the preservation of power pop music. During our conversation, Paul Collins and i discuss his career, the level of success he achieved with The Beat, his thoughts on the power pop genre, his new music and the next generation of power pop artists and fans.
We will also play classic alternative music by Altered Images, XTC, Rikki St. James, Nikki and the Corvettes and more.
Revenge of the 80s airs live on Friday nights 7-9ET on Q99.1FM in the Hudson Valley (www.wtbq.com); on Wednesdays 12noon Melbourne, AUS time on Radio 80s 87.6FM; Weekday mornings 7-9am AUS time on Seymour FM; Wednesday nights 6-8pm (Eastern US) and Saturdays 7-9pm on The Volt radio (Canada). Podcasts are available on Saturdays after the live show.