Paul Collins is our guest on this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio. His new album, Feel the Noise, is out and available via download and on vinyl.
his week, Stephen Emmer (formerly of the Lotus Eaters and The Associates) is with me as he presents his new solo album, International Blue.
This week, Katrina Leskanich of Katrina and the Waves is our guest. We also play music from Dexy’s, Prefab Sprout, Midnight Oil, X, The Plimsouls, The Associates and many more classic alternative artists.
Peter Flerl of Plan B is back on with us. Plus, music from Lou Reed, The English Beat, Lone Justice, The Divinyls, Plastiv Bertrand and many more classic alternative artists
This week on Revenge of the 80s, Punk Globe Magazine Creator & Editor – and lead singer of the White Trash Debutantes – Ginger Coyote is our guest. Punk Globe is celebrating its 37th Anniversary this month..
Tom Bailey of the Thompson Twins is our guest this week, plus a new single from Donna Destri & Steven Jones and classics by Thomas Dolby, Book of Love, Heaven 17. Men Without Hats, The Stranglers and more.
Midge Ure is our guest. He will be coming to the U.S with the upcomign Retro Futura Tour and some of his own dates at The Iridium in New York. We will also talk about his new album, Fragile.
Ska Man Nick Welsh will be our guest on this week’s Revenge of the 80s. Nick was a member of Bad Manners and The Selector; he also performs under his musical alter ego, King Hammond.
This week, Linda Jo Rizzo is back with us on Revenge of the 80s Radio this week. We caught up with her again as she was in the states recently
This week, we talk with Steve Strange, founding member and lead singer of Visage
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, Robin Lane is back on with us as we talk about the new documentary on her life: When Things Go Wrong: Robin Lane’s Story.
This week, Clive Farrington of When Iin Rome is back with us on Revenge of the 80s Radio. We talk about his new project, The Elcectric Gem, and forthcoming book: CONFESSIONS OF A ONE-HIT WONDER.
Jonathan Segel of Camper Van Beethoves is on with us again and has a new album, Shine Out, from which we will air a world radio premiere of the title track.
This week on a new Revenge of the 80s Radio, Donna Destri is back with us. We talk abuot her new EP, London
Susan Ottaviano of Book of Love is our guest. The group is back together, they have been touring and are working on new music. During our conversation, we discuss Book of Love’s beginnings, their style, some of their classic tracks, their reformation, upcoming shows and the impending new album (ETA 2014).
Cherie Currie is back on with us as we catch her in the middle of her first U.S tour in quite a while. During our conversation, Cherie talks about playing nationwide again and being joined by her son (who also has new music you will hear on Revenge of the 80s), her new tracks, other projects and a new Christmas single with former Runaways band mate Lita Ford.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we will feature a conversation with Kevin Rowland, the leader of Dexy’s, who recently reformed and released the new album, ONE DAY I’M GOING TO SOAR.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we catch up with Linda Jo Rizzo, formerly of The Flirts, who recently visited New York City before and after her mini-tour of the U.S. We talk about her trip to the states, performances, a new project with fellow Flirt Debra Gaynor and her other passion — cooking. Her family recently opened up a new Rizzo’s Fine Pizza on Clinton Street in Manhattan.
his week, we catch up with Thomas Dolby in Manhattan as he embarks on a 20-city tour of the US with his new film, “The Invisible Lighthouse.” Dolby will be screening the piece at several historic theaters and film festivals.
This week, Julie Brown talks with Chris about her new musical, “Julie Brown’s The Homecoming Queen’s Got a Musical,” which will be performed at the Cavern Club in Los Angeles on October 25, 26, 27 and November 1, 2 and 3. You can get tickets through Julie’s website, juliebrown.com. We also catch up with Julie’s other projects and find out whether she will be creating a musical for “Earth Girls Are Easy.”
Martin Brett is our guest. Brett was the bas player for Voice of the Beehive and is now with I, Ludicrous
This week, Profucer, Drummer, Inventor, Author adn Professor Richard James Burgess is our guest.
Our 8/16 show podcast/syndication edit is up and available at the bottom of this post. This week, Donna Destri is our guest. A central figure in the 70s/early 80s NYC punk scene, Destri is best-known for her work as a backup singer on severl of Blondie’s more excellent tracks and her stellar solo work. Donna […]
Andy Prieboy is back on with us. Recently,, he performed live at the Steve Allen Theater in LA and will be there again on August 15th. We will talk about that and play some of his newest tracks.
This week, we have an exclusive interview with Jill Bryson. Jill is best known to music fans for being half of Strawberry Switchblade (with Rose McDowall).
This week, we talk with Peter Flerl of the Australian early 80s band Plan B.
This week, Michael Aston of Gene Loves Jezebel will be our Hour 2 guest.We also play the newest song from Kid Creole and the Coconuts, a jaunting dance track called “Pack Your Trunk.”
The podcast/syndication edit for our 5/31 Revenge of the 80s show is up and available at the bottom of this post. This week, we will have Ken Mazur on with us. Perhaps best known as Robert Palmer’s guitarist, Mazur has played with several music legends and built up a reputation as one of the music […]
This week, we rebroadcast our September 2012 interview with Suzi Quatro.
This week, we have a no holds barred interview with Clive Farrington of When In Rome. Clive and the band were best known for their classic “The Promise” and other dance hits. During our conversation,