80s new wave
we play new music from Book of Love and Andy Prieboy plus classic tracks by King, Marquis de Sade, Wang Chung, Hothouse Flowers, The Earons, Hazel O’Connor and many more.
Lauren Duvall, who sang for the final incarnation of Visage (2012-2015), talks with us about her latest project: :Infinite Hearts,” a collaboration with Steven Jones and Logan Sky
Maggie Connell of The Heaters is our guest. The Heaters were one of the LA New Wave sceneâ€™s hottest live acts of the late 70s. Led by Maggie Connell, Missy Connell and Mercy Bermudez, the band forged their own sound amid the ascension of the new genre in southern California: a mix of 60s soul, the early girl groups and punk. The Heaters will release the tracks they recorded in 1983 in a few different locations (not in big studios) in a compilation titled: American Dreams: the Portastudio Recordings.
Our week of 8-5 podcast/syndication edit with Peter Godwin is up. One of the early new wave innovators, Godwin co-founded Metro before going solo. His classic tracks include “Images of Heaven,” “The Art of Love” and “Criminal World,” the latter of which he wrote with Metro and was covered by David Bowie.
Kim Shattuck of The Pandoras and The Muffs (and many other bands, including a stint with The Pixies) is our featured guest.
This week, we play new tracks from Willie Nile and PIL plus classics by The Little Girls, Mondo Rock, The Fabulous Poodles, Mondo Rock, Kid Creole & the Coconuts, Trio and more
This week, we will air an encore interview with Andy Prieboy, who will be performing on April 17th at the Echoplex in LA.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we play music from X, Limahl, Brian Setzer, The Cowboy Junkies and more.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we will play new music from Squeeze and Andy Prieboy plus classics by Paul King, Mondo Rock, The Divinyls, The Lightning Seeds, Nikki & The Corvettes, Blancmange and many more great classic alternative artistss.
Willie Nile is our guest this week. His new album, “World War Willie,” will be released on April 1, 2016.
This week, we play music from Gang of Four, Dexy’s, The Church, Rational Youth, Devo, Taco and more of your favorite classic alternative artists.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we will play a new Squeeze track and music from Clive Farrington, Icehouse, The Hoodoo Gurus, The B-52s, Doug & the Slugs and many more classic alternative artists.
Andy Prieboy once again appears on Revenge of the 80s Radio. We catch up with Andy and talk about his new single, “A Lot More Love,” which we also play at the end of the discussion.
We are happy to have Linda Jo Rizzo (formerly of The Flirts, solo artist) back with us on Revenge of the 80s Radio. We catch up with Linda as she discusses her newest video with TQ, an upcoming new solo track, some future performance dates and some delicious holiday food.
Chanteuse singer and artist Anne Pigalle will be our guest on this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio.
The good Doctor, leader of Doctor and the Medics, will be our guest on the next Revenge of the 80s Radio.
This week we play an encore broadcast of out 2013 interview with Kip Adotta.
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.
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, we play another new track from Kate Pierson’s upcoming Guitars and Microphones album and music from The Burning Sensations, Josie Cotton, Captain Sensible, Jane Wiedlin, Kevon Rowland, the Tom Tom Club and more.
Comedian and songwriter Kip Addotta will be our guest on this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio. Kip’s classic songs include “Wet Dream,” “Life in the Slaw Lane,” “Captain of the Sofa Team,” “I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus” and “Big Cockroach.”
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we rebroadcast our 2014 interview with Kevin Stanton of Mi-Sex
his week, we air an encore Revenge of the 80s featuring Profucer, Drummer, Inventor, Author and Professor Richard James Burgess as our guest. Burgess is the man who started the New Romantic movement (as well as coined the phrase â€œNew Romanticâ€).
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we catch up with Linda Jo Rizzon once again. Linda had a new album coming soon. We also play tracks from ABC, Taco, The Romantics, Lou Reed, David Bowie, Strange Advance and many more.
This week, Kurt Harland of Information Society will be our guest as we talk about the band’s new album, _Hello World.
Kevin Stanton, lead guitarist and principal songwriter for Mi-Sex wis our guest on the next Revenge of the 80s Radio. Stanton,
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, we lay new music from Brian Setzer and The Superions. Plus, classics from Altered Images, INXS, Prefab Sprout, Dexy’s, Q-Feel. The Monitors and more.
The podcast/synd edit for this week’s Revenge of the 80s is up – with a new remix of a Peter Godwin classic and music from Ultravox, George Kranz, The Waitresses, New Order, The Hoodoo Gurus, Midnight Oil, Blancmange and more.