we play songs from the classic alternative era with numbers in the title. From zero to one million, we play numerically-oriented tracks from Hazel Oâ€™Connor, The Professionals, X, Strawberry Switchblade, Splodgenessabounds, Dexyâ€™s Midnight Runners and many more
Paul Collins opens up about his personal life and musical adventures as chronicled in his new autobiography: I Donâ€™t Fit In: My Wild Life Through the Power Pop Trenches with The Nerves and The Beat.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play new music from Linda Jo Rizzo, Willie Nile and Kid Creole & the Coconuts plus classics from Dexy’s Toyah, Icehouse, Psychic TV and many more classic alternative artists
D.J. Bonebrake talks with Chris about X’s new album, Alphabetland
This week, we play music with an outer space theme with celestial-based classic alternative tracks from Peter Schilling, The Church, The Stranglers, Mondo Rock, Plastic Bertrand and more
Mike Peters is our guest as he and Peters is our guest as he and The Alarm release Stream – Hurricane of Change
In hour 2, we will feature classic alternative artists from New England with music by Robin Lane and the Chartbusters, The Del Fuegos, Jonathan Richman, The Fools, Til Tuesday and many more
Carol Decker tells Chris about the making of new music from T’Pau including their latest single, “Be Wonderful.
Cherie Currie is back with Chris on Revenge of the 80s Radio. Cherie has a new album, Blvds of Splendor.
Co-Founder of The Jayhawks, Mark Olson, talks with Chris about his upcoming album with wife Ingunn Ringvold: Magdalen Accepts the Invitation<
This week, Peter Godwin joins Chris as we play his newest single, You!. Peter will be releasing more new music this year; find out more about it on this week’s show
This week, we talk Josie Cotton as she re-releases her Invasion of the B-Girls album
We catch up with Linda Jo Rizzo upon the release of her new album: “Magic Moments: The 35th Anniversary Album.
Willie Nile is back with us as we find out what he has been doing during the COVID-19 government-imposed lockdowns and we discuss the music in his upcoming new album, New York at Night
we salute our furry, feathered and scaly friends as we play classic alternative tracks with animals in the titles
Mojo Nixon comes to Revenge of the 80s Radio, with a new 10CD/DVD Box Set: The Mojo Manifest
we have a lot of fun talking 80s sitcoms with classic tv expert Herbie J. Pilato, host of Then Again With Herbie J Pilato. Having worked in the industry and written several books spanning stars and shows of the 60s, 70s and 80s, Pilato and Chris look at the 80s sitcoms as well as their better, influential and not-so-good contributions to entertainment and our culture.
Adriana Kaegi talks with us about her newest projects: her television channel, StyleCultureTV, and several new ambient music tracks
songs with the artists names in the titles, featuring music from Immaculate Fools, Dog Police, Dominatrix, Falco, Madness, Tear Garden, Book of Love and more
Jack Hues talks with Chris about hs upcoming new album, Primitif, and the newest Wang Chung album, Orchestral.
we play new music from Linda Jo Rizzo and Andy Prieboy plus classics by Roman Holliday, Peter Case, Stan Ridgway, Mojo Nixon, It’s Immaterial, The Three O’clock and more
This week we play songs about travel, driving, riding, flying, sailing and other means of transportation from artists including The Selecter, Stan Ridgway, Pearl Harbour and the Explosions, Nash the Slash, Devo, The 3 O’clock and many more classic alternative artists
Steven Jones and Man Parrish are back on with us. They will talk about their new collection: The Art of Pop
Musician/producer Mark Rozzo talks with Chris about his soundtrack for the 80s movie parody audio project Passable in Pink. We also play a musical tribute to Andy Gill
Marshall Crenshaw talks with Chris about the re-release of his 1996 album, Miracle of Science, featuring two new bonus tracks. Crenshaw also discusses a documentary he is working on about producer Tom Wilson
This weekâ€˜s show features music from artists of the 80s out of New York City. We play tracks from Kid Creole & The Coconuts, The Dictators, Ron Rogers, Bush Tetras, The Toasters, Blondie and more.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play new music from Jack Hues and Berlin plus classics by The Bolshio Madness, DMental As Anything, The Vapors, Men Without Hats and many more
Andy Rourke of The Smiths and KAV of Happy Mondays talk with Chris about their new project: Blitz Vega. We also play music from Madness, Dave & the Dynamos, The Blow Monkeys, Split Enz, Nina Hagen, Seona Dancing and many more
an encore broadcast of our 2019 show with comedian Yakov Smirnof