This week, we talk with Steve Strange, founding member and lead singer of Visage
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 on Revenge of the 80s Radio, We will play new music from Peter Buck’s The Baseball Project and Donna Destri.
This week on a new Revenge of the 80s Radio, we run an encore broadcast featuring our 11/2013 interview with Kevin Rowland of Dexy’s
This week, we feature new music from Coati Mundi & Ron Rogers, plus classics by Tracey Ullman, XTC, Dexy’s, Jeff Lynne, Alan Vega, The Lords of the New Church, Missing Persons and more.
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
This week on a new Revenge of the 80s Radio, we salute the ladies of the classic alternative era. We play tracks from many of the women who shaped and influenced the music of the time
My voice has been down this week, so we are running an encore broadcast of our interview with Murray Grindlay, best known as “Monte Video” through his international hit, “Shoop-Shoop Diddy-Wop Cumma-Cumma Wang-Dang” and as lead singer of the classic 60s band, The Underdogs.
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.
This week, we ring in 2014 with a new track from Coati Mundi and Ron Rogers. Plus, we play some of the best new releases fro 2013 and classics. We will have music by Andy Prieboy, David Bowie, Adam Ant, The Pogues, Mental As Anything and more.
The podcast and syndication edit for this week’s Revenge of the 80s is up and available at the bottom of this post. This week, we play a new track from August “Kid Creole” Darnell and Ron Rogers, “Rat Pack”
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, we play a classic Revenge of the 80s, where we salute great movie soundtrack music of the era.
This week, we re-broadcast our March interview with trombone player “Big Jim” Paterson of Dexy’s. We talked with Jim shortly after the band released its latest album, which has recently been made available in the U.S. Our discussion leads off Hour 2 of the show.
This week, we will play new music from Susanna Hoffs and Jill Bryson’s band, The Shapists. Plus, classics by from Icehouse, The Motels, 20-20, Howard Jones, Book of Love, Freur, Kate Bush and more.
Revenge of the 80s Radio is happy to welcome our newest radio affiliate, TKO Replay, of the TKO Radio famly. TKO Radio is one of the world’s top internet radio stations, offering a wide cariety of music from popular tracks to alternative cuts. Based out of Spain and the UK, we will broadcast on TKO […]
This week, we play another track from Jill Bryson’s new band, The Shapists. She is in teh studio with Craig Hood and her daughter, Jessie Frost, working on a full album which shuold be coming out in the next year.
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 will play the world radio premiere of another new track from Jill Bryson’s band, The Shapists: “King of the World.” We will also play classics from INXS, Flash & the Pan, Immaculate Fools, Tears For Fears, Big Auidio Dynamite, XTC, The Hothouse Flowers and more.
This week, we air an encore presentation of our November 2012 interview with Johnette Napolitano.
This week, we play more of your requests (you can send yours by e-mailing us at email@example.com or joining our Facebook page). In hour 2, we will air a music block tribute to Devo percussionist Alan Myers, who passed away on June 25.
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 […]
Marshal Crenshaw is our guest. Crenshaw recently released his newest EP, featuring the single “Stranger and Stranger.” It is a part of a series of planned EPs, one of which is already out while the others will be recorded soon.
Thus week ,Cherie Currie is our guest. Cherie, best known as the lead singer for The Runaways and her solo work, is also an actress, author and chainsaw artist. She has a new album coming out later this year and will be playing some live dates including as a headliner for the upcoming Girls Got Rhythm Fest in St. Paul, MN. Our conversation leads off Hour 2 of the show.
This week, we feature driving music of the classic alternative era, with songs about cars, driving, speeding, songs with car references in them and tracks that we like to blast with the top and windows down while on the road. This program is an encore presentation.