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.
Two years after Yaz, also known as Yazoo, reunited for a 25th anniversary tour, rumblings of a new album coming have been revealed to be true
Devo premieres new music on Jimmy Kimmel Live, announces new album release date.
This week, as the band is touring the U.S., Cowboy Junkies bassist and founding member Alan Anton chats with me in the second hour.
This week, we welcome Alan Anton, bassist and founding member of the Cowboy Junkies.
Swing Out Sister will be at the Highline Ballroom in NYC on Sunday, April 18th.
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.
Tonight, Martha Davis appears again on Revenge of the 80s Radio. We will 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.
On Friday’s show, Martha Davis talks with me about her newest endeavor: a children’s music album. It is a somewhat whimsical journey through various musical styles called Red Frog Presents: 16 Songs for Parents and Children
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.
While classic alternative music fans in North America are awaiting news of 2010 Regeneration Tour Dates, promoters have set up a concert series in Ireland for April 30-May 2.
This week, we dedicate our second hour to classic comedy music of the 80s. Our first hour features a new track from Gorevette and classic cuts from REM, Louise Robey, Voice of the Beehive and more.
Review: Gorevette’s first concert on their Spring 2010 Eastern U.S Tour with The Donnas at the Highline Ballroom in New York City.
The Psychedelic Furs will tour North America for six weeks between May 27th and July 3rd, according to the band’s official website
Congratulations to Glen Johnson of Montclair, NJ and Jared Abramson of Freehold, NJ. They each win a pair of tickets to see Gorevette live with The Donnas at the Highline Ballroom at 431 West 16th Street in New York City on Wednesday, March 24th.
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.
Revenge of the 80s Radio is giving away two pairs of tickets to see Gorevette live as they kick off their Eastern US tour at the Highline Ballroom in New York City with The Donnas on Wednesday night, March 24th
Pogues frontman Shane MacGowan and some good friends in the music world recorded a benefit single to help relief efforts in Haiti
Winners announced for Missing Persons/Tommy Tutone/Gene Loves Jezebel concert at BB King’s in NYC
This week, we celebrate our 2-year anniversary by playing our first-ever interview on the show: a conversation with Tracey and Missy Belland of Voice of the Beehive, which leads off the second hour.
Revenge of the 80s Radio celebrates its second anniversary today. To celebrate, we will re-air the show’s first interview: a conversation with Tracey and Missy Belland of Voice of the Beehive.
This week, we feature a conversation with Kate Garner of Haysi Fantayzee. Garner is also an internationally-renowned fashion and art photographer, with several critically-acclaimed shows including Jolly Darkness.
Tonight’s guest on Revenge of the 80s is Kate Garner of Haysi Fantayzee. We will also have new music from Debora Iyall and Martha Davis.
Expectations are high when a Detroit punk legend and a Motor City garage band queen team up to form an alt-rock supergroup. Gorevette, formed by Nikki Corvette (Nikki and the Corvettes) and Amy Gore (Gore Gore Girls), deliver solidly with their first EP, Lustfully Yours
This Friday, our guest on Revenge of the 80s Radio will be Kate Garner, who — with Jeremy Healy and Paul Caplin — formed Haysi Fantayzee.
This week, we ran an encore Revenge of the 80s Radio show, featuring a conversation with Adriana Kaegi
Due to a massive blizzard, we are forced to postpone airing our interview with Kate Garner. We will run an encore show featuring a conversation with Adriana Kaegi.