Month: March 2013
Revenge of the 80s plays comedy/novelty classics of the 80s during hour 2 of the show, with tracks from Julie Brown, The Kids in the Hall, Weird Al Yankovic, Kip Adotta, Nigel Planer (as Niel) and more.
Depeche Mode’s 13th studio album, “Delta Machine.” is now available in North America.
To mark our birthday, Revenge of the 80s rewinds back to our first-ever interview on the next show, our inguinal conversation with Tracy and Missy Belland from Voice of the Beehive.
By now you have heard what went down at Yoshii’s in San Fransisco with Michelle Shocked during her Sunday, March 17 show there. Our host, Chris Cordani, takes a look at the situation from several angles, including the hysteria that followed her comments, on our Examiner page.
Morrissey’s publicist announced that continued health problems have forced the singer to cancel the rest of his U.S. tour.
This week, New Zealand musician Murray Grindlay, known to many as “Monte Video” from his 1982 international smash hit “Shoop-Shoop, Diddy-Wop, Cumma-Cumma, Wang-Dang” as Monte Video and the Cassettes is our guest.
Ears around the world rang after reports of David Bowie’s supermodel wide, Iman, inadvertently hinting of a possible tour during an interview with a UK-based fashion magazine.
Cherie Currie and The Avengers will lead an all-star lineup of female-led acts as organizers for the annual Girls Got Rhythm Fest today announced the list of performers at the two-night event set for May 10-11 at the Amsterdam Bar and Hall in St. Paul, Minnesota.
80s icons Tony Hadley and Kim Wilde hopped a British Airways plane on Sunday to play an acoustic gig for fliers and staff. They set a world record as they performed at an altitude of 43.000 feet.
This week, we play new 80s song covers from Plan B and Maryam Zadeh. Plus, classics by INXS, New Order, The Divinyls, The Waitresses, Flash & the Pan, The Motels, Midge Ure and more.
The lineup for Regeneration Tour 2013 is now set. Organizers Red Entertainment announced today the artists who will perform during the August concert series.
The Go-Gos and The B-52 today announced plans to co-headline tour the U.S. this summer.
This week we welcome Trombonist “Big Jim” Paterson of Dexy’s as our guest. Also, new track from Linda Jo Rizzo’s 2012 Day of the Light album, a Dexy’s tribute song from ska musician Andy Keys Clark and classics by Toyah, REM, Mental As Anything, Trio, The Tom Tom Club, Wall of Voodoo and more.
Punk legends The Godfathers and The Stranglers start a month-long UK tour tonight.