This week on Revenge of the 80s, we play new music from The Waterboys and Doctor & the Medics plus classics from Split Enz. XTC, Kate bush, Icehouse and more.
Rose McDowall is back on Revenge of the 80s Radio with us this week. She is one of the show’s first guests back when we started in 2008.
This week we play an encore broadcast of out 2013 interview with Kip Adotta.
This week, we play an encore broadcast of out February interview with Blaine L. Reininger of Tuxedomoon.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio,. we have another one of our Hour 2 New Wave Dance Party shows with classics from Alphaville, Dominatrix, Ivan Doroschuk, Trans-X and many more. .
This week, we feature music by new wave artists from nations housing the Alps during hour 2. We play tracks from Trio (Germany), Yello (Switzerland), Neon (Italy), Marquis de Sade (France), Laibach (Slovenia), Falco (Austria) and many others.
Martin Brett (Brett Martini) of I, Ludicrous and formerly of Voice of the Beehive, will tell us about I, Ludicrous’ new album: Dull is the New Interesting..
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play new music from Kate Pierson and I, Ludicrous plus classics by Reel Life, Midnight Oil, The Only Ones, ABC, King and more.
Donna Destri and Steven Jones are our guests this week. The duo will reveal their latest collaboration, “Love Bomb,” with Miss Luna.
This week, we play new music from Stephen Emmer and Paul Collins plus classics by Julian Cope, The Monitors, Alison Moyet, The Stranglers, Tuxedomoon, Falco and more.
Our week of 6/19 Revenge of the 80s Radio podcast/synd edit is up and available at the bottom of this post. This week, we play another New Wave Dance Party during hour 2 with tracks from Alphaville, Dominatrix, Ian Siam, Xymox, Tras-X and more.
Jill Bryson, formerly of Strawberry Switchblade, is back with us on Revenge of the 80s Radio. We catch up with Jill’s band, The Shapists (with Craig Hood and Jessie Frost – Jill’s daughter), who just released their latest single, “The Warning”/”Dust Index,”
Kevin Stanton of Mi-Sex is back with us on Revenge of the 80s Radio. He will discuss plans to remix and update some classic Mi-Sex tracks, including “Graffiti Crimes,”
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we dedicate Hour 2 of the show to classic alternative artists from Canada, featuring Men Without Hats, Spoons, Doug & the Slugs, Martha & the Muffins, Blue Peter, The Kings and more.
This week, we play new music from Paul Collins and Katrina Leskanich. We also catch up on requests.
This week, we air an encore broadcast of our April 2014 show featuring out April 2014 interviews with Steve Strange, one of the last interviews with the New Romatic pioneer.
This week, Linda Jo Rizzo is our guest in hour 2. We will discuss Linda’s new album, Fly Me High. The new release features remakes of some of her 80s solo hits, b-sides and new music.
Cherie Currie is back with us once again. Her new album, REVERIE, is out and available on iTunes
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we play new music from Brian Setzer and Dan “Woody” Woodgate plus classics by Modern English, Red box, David Bowie, INXS, Captain Sensible and more
This week, we dedicate Hour 2 to the great ska/2 tone artists of the classic alternative era with tracks from The English Beat, Bad Manners, King Hammond, The Specials (pictured), The Bodysnatchers and more.
This week, we play a new track from The Waterboys plus music by Josie Cotton, King, Pseudo Echo, The Go-Betweens, Amazulu, Squeeze and more.
This week, Hour 2 of our show features new wave artists from Australia, with music from Midnight Oil, The Church, The Divinyls, Ol 55, Paul Kelly, The Cockroaches, The Hoodoo Gurus and more.
Dan “Woody” Woodgate, the drummer for Madness and Voice of the Beehive, is our guest on Revenge of the 80s Radio. Woodgate recently recorded his first solo album, IN YOUR MIND
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we play music from Kate Bush, Paul King, Laurie Anderson, The Clash, The Alarm, Voice of the Beehive and more.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day by dedicating hour 2 to Irish artists of the classic alternative era with tracks from U2. Cactus World News, The Boomtown Rats, Stiff Little Fingers, The Pogues, Hothouse Flowers and many more.
Katrina Leskanich is with us again on Revenge of the 80s. Katrina is touring North America in support of her Blisland album.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we dedicate Hour 2 of the show to classic alternative artists from Canada, featuring Men Without Hats, Spoons, Doug & the Slugs, Martha & the Muffins, Blue Peter, The Kings, Rational Youth and more.
Midge Ure is back on with us again on Revenge of the 80s. This time, we talk about his upcoming North American tour, the success of his 2014 album, FRAGILE, and Band Aid 30 — as he and Sir Bob Geldof produced a new Christmas holiday song to raise money to combat ebola in Africa.
This week, Blaine L. Reininger of Tuxedomoon is our guest. We will play a special music block to honor Steve Strange
Visage co-founder, New Romantic pioneer and former Blitz Club host Steve Strange passed away on Thursday after a heart attack while in a hospital in Egypt. He was 55.