The Top 50 Classic Alternative Cover Songs – #36-4
I am re-airing some of out best Revenge of the 80s Radio shows while I continue to recover from surgery, and new ones will be coming soon. Meantime, here is the podcast from out 11/12 program.
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I had another retina surgery and this one was more invasive and has affected my vision and editing abilities. I am airing a rerun of last year’s Halloween special this weekend and will begin to have new Revenge of the 80s shows as soon as possible. Thank you for listening and I will be back in action soon. — Chris
David Byrne unveils an audio book of his Bicycle Diaries, where he takes an intriguing approach instead of using a simple narrative.
This week we re-broadcast our 2009 interview with Tony Kinman, co-founder of The Dils, Rank And File, Blackbird and Los Trendy.
After careful consideration, Revenge of the 80s has put together a list of the top 50 cover songs of the classic alternative era.
This week on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we will feature new music from Stan Ridgwayâ€˜s recently released Neon Mirage album and Gorevetteâ€˜s Lustfully Yours CD. We will also play a previously unreleased track by August Darnell (Kid Creole)
underwent emergency retina surgery after my 8/13 Revenge of the 80s show and have not been able to post or edit podcasts for some time. I am now beginning to recover and will again be posting regularly.
Martha and the Muffins celebrate the 30th Anniversary of their international hit “Echo Beach” with a new version of the song, released this week.
This week, Andy Prieboy is back for a second time. The former Wall of Voodoo frontman recently released a collection of tracks titled Don’t Tell That Guy Anythig, which Prieboy calls a sketchbook of experiments, forgotten projects and shelved songs.
As a great admirer of the former Haysi Fantayzee singer Kate Garner’s photographic art, I was happy to see the latest update on her website, Kategarner.org.
This week, we play a brand new track from Andy Prieboy’s latest collection, Don’t Tell That Guy Anything, which he released on Thursday. We also feature a special Gorevette music block as they kick off their U.S. tour with Blondie.
Andy Prieboy releases Don’t Tell The Guy Anything, and album of new music, experiments, quick sketches and shelved songs.
I was on vacation this week, so we re-aired our 4/10/09 interview with Sally Kellerman on this week’s Revenge of the 80s.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we will play new music by The Little Girls with classic alternative tracks from ABC, The Alarm, Rikki St. James, The Waitresses, Kid Creole and the Coconuts, Tin Tin, Berlin and more.
For the 4th of July Holiday Weekend, Revenge of the 80s Radio will re-broadcast our show with the 2009 interview with The Little Girls’ Caron Maso Murray.
This week, we caught up on some requests and played new tracks by Andy Prieboy, Gorevette and Adriana Kaegi. We also played a previously unreleased song by August Darnell (aka Kid Creole).
Tonight on Revenge of the 80s Radio, we will catch up on some e-mail requests and play more of your favorite classic alternative music.
This weekend I will be at my brother’s wedding, so we will re-broadcast our interview with Will Powers, the voice of inspiration who is really acclaimed Rock Photographer Lynn Goldsmith.
The podcast edit for this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio show is up and available at the bottom of this post. This weekend, by popular demand we re-broadcast our “Salute to 80s Movie Soundtracks” show.
This week on Revenge of the 80s, we re-broadcast our salute to 80s movie soundtrack songs.
Tonight’s Revenge of the 80s Radio show features new music by Andy Prieboy and The Little Girls. Also, classic cuts by Strawberry Switchblade, Men Without Hats, Mental As Anything, Dave and the Dynamos and more.
This week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio showcases 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 highway.
This week, we welcome Alan Anton, bassist and founding member of the Cowboy Junkies.
Martha Davis returns to Revenge of the 80s Radio. This time, we talk about her new Children’s album: Red Frog Presents: 16 Songs for Parents and Children.
John Doe and Jill Sobule are inviting fans to join them at The Pass Studios to witness their recordings of tracks for their new EPs on April 11th in LA – tickets are available.
This week’s Revenge of the 80s Podcast features the new “Easter Bunny Homicide” by Holly Beth Vincent and classic-alt music by Ultravox, OMD, David Bowie, Front 242 and more.
The podcast for this week’s Revenge of the 80s Radio show is up and available at the end of this post, featuring new music from Adriana Kaegi, Gorevette and I, Ludicrous.
Tonight’s Revenge of the 80s Radio show will feature another track from Gorevette’s new album. Lustfully Yours, as Nikki, Amy, Lianna and Al set out for their Eastern U.S. tour.