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||CleanEpisode #185 - Celebrate Andy and Mark's Contributions||Saying farewell to great musicians from the 80's is starting to happen way too often, but I guess it's part of life.Instead of sadness, let's celebrate by enjoying the awesome music we've been given. While they may have passed away, their legacy lives||3/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #185 - Great Stuff||Another Valentine's Day has passed us by without us dedicating a podcast to it! Instead, great stuff, some even from the 70's. Enjoy! Track Listing: 1) Joan Jett - Everyday People 2) Pretenders - Bad Boys Get Spanked 3) House Of Love - Christine||2/18/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #184 - Dr Demento tribute.||A podcast for you fans who asked for a Dr Demento style podcast! Parodies and original comedy of the kind you would find on the Dr Demento show. Never heard of Dr D? Well, you're in for a treat. 1) Barnes and Barnes with Sulu - High School Gym 2) Jeff||2/3/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #183 - Welcome to 2019||It's 2019 - time to once again fire up those Walkmans and jam to some awesome 80's tunes, some you know, some you dont...but all are worth listening to more than once! Track Listing; 1) Reflex - The Politics Of Dancing [Extended Version] 2) Arcadia||1/20/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #182 - End of Year Countdown: 1988||Happy New Year! This time we bring you a look back at 1988 - the top 25 Alternative hits. Perfect music for your New Year's Eve hangover recovery. Countdown List: 25) Bedbugs and Ballyhoo [Club Mix] - Echo and the Bunnymen 24) Cinderella Undercover -||1/10/2019||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #181 - Christmas 2018||Christmas is here once again, so let's all have some fun. Don't forget 10 pints a night, and don't forget to come....to the last party of course. Merry Christmas faithful listeners, and new ones as well! Track List: 1) Bananarama - Baby It's Christmas||12/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #180 - New Old Vinyl!||We've been slowly transferring a lot of our 12" vinyl remixes to digital, and I'm happy to say the project is almost complete! I really need to resist the temptation to just play them all at once, but that's no fun. So enjoy this podcast's lovely selec||12/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #179 - Halloween 2018||Another fright fest is upon us - time for a ghoulish treat! We didn't go so deep this year, we tried to keep it light and fun, but still with an alternative touch. Happy Halloween! Track Listing: 1) Electric Chair (remix) - Prince 2) Witchcraft (Exte||11/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #178 - Feel good fun in the summertime||As the summer winds down (sort of) here in the states, we figured this would be a good week for some simple, feel-good hits from the 80's Track List; 1) Sixty-Eight Guns [Single Version] - The Alarm 2) Song For A Future Generation - B-52s 3) Sowing||9/6/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #177 - Wir zeigen Hommage an großartige Musik aus Deutschland!||Welcome to mid-year! Where has the summer gone? We thought it would be nice to focus this podcast on German artists. We've done a couple of other countries in the past, and figured Germany deserved the spotlight this time around. So crank it up and enj||7/29/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #176 - When did it become July???||Hey there Alt80 fans! Uhm - when did July happen? I hadn't realized so much time occurred since the last podcast! I guess we better get down to it, eh? Track Listing - 1) The World Is My Oyster (Scrapped)/(Trapped) - FGTH 2) Ghost Dancing - Simple Mi||7/8/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #175 - Happy?||At a loss for a clever title, we went with a P.I.L. song title, despite not playing it on the podcast. Just great music this podcast, no tricky themes - enjoy! Track Listing: 1. Disappointed - P.I.L. 2. In The Name Of Love [Big Value Version, April19||4/22/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #174.1 - Ready Listener One||So we accidentally uploaded the incorrect podcast file last night, giving you a double dose of our last podcast. Things are better today, so here we go again, with the latest update. If you're curious why the author chose some of these songs to be in h||3/27/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #173 - Nothing Too Deep||We're still alive! Been a while since the last podcast, and we figured we'd go easy this time around and just play some great Alternative favorites. We probably don't even need a playlist since y'all are so smart, but we'll do one anyhow. Enjoy! Track||3/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #172 - Punkcast: The Sequel||As promised, and sadly delayed, the Punkcast we've been promising. Spike your hair, grab those safety pins, put on those Doc Martens and observe some hard core Anarchy! Track Listing; 1. Suicide's An Alternative-You'll Be Sorry - Suicidal Tendencies||1/18/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #171 - Happy New Year!||Happy 2018!! We're starting this year off with a look back 30 years at the top 25 Alternative hits from 1978. No track listing - no fun in that! We hope everyone had a great and safe New Year's Eve, and we look forward to bringing you another year of f||1/1/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #170 - Merry Christmas, 2017!!||Whew - time got away from us, but we were able to not only get a Christmas podcast together in time, it's FULL of stuff we haven't played in the past, as well as a few of the classic favorites. We hope you enjoy it, and we wish all of our listeners a v||12/22/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #169 - Facebook and 80s New Wave||Halloween is over, and we decided to have some fun with a post in a I group on Facebook. A thread was started, asking "your favorite song EVER?", and some great songs started popping up. We took that list and made a podcast out of a lot of the selectio||11/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #168 - Halloween 2017||Goulish treats await you....if you dare. Turn down the lights, turn up the volume, and enjoy this year's treat. Track Listing: 1. Dr.Mabuse [Alternate Version] - Propaganda 2. Cry Little Sister - G Tom Mac 3. Something's In The Bag - Barnes and Bar||10/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #167 - Take A Knee||Welcome to October. I got so frustrated with all the posturing here in the States, I figured I'd start this a little patriotically. But not to worry, still the great podcast you've come to expect without being heavy-handed. And, of course, Halloween is||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #166 - September and the New Mixes||Welcome to September! I can't believe summer is over here in the states, but thankfully the music hasn't ended! We have another great selection of original 80's tunes you may never have heard but are sure to love, plus some original remixes of classi||9/4/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #165 - Upbeat and awesome, it's what we do.||Welcome to August and another great chunk of music for you! More obscure gems, along with some well known favorites.Punk, goths and cast off rejects of our musical culture that made all the innovations and inroads and new kinds of music but got none of||8/12/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #164 - Hot Fun In The Summertime||With all this oppressive heat we have going on here in Tennessee, it's all we can think of, and it's obviously figured into this latest podcast. So grab a cool drink, turn up the AC and enjoy some of the hottest alternative tunes from the 80s! 1. Bushf||7/23/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #163 - Battle of The Bands Continues, Plus more New To You Tunes!||Round 3 of the Battle of The Bands is over, and on to Round 4! Almost to elimination rounds, so be sure to get your votes in! Track List: 1) The More You Live, The More You Love [Full Moon Mix] - Flock Of Seagulls 2) Sacrificial Rites - The Voice||6/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #162 - New To You Tracks, and Round 2 Of Battle Of The Bands Begins!||Welcome to the end of May. Round 1 of our Battle of The Alt80s Bands is over, and you have made you choices! This podcast begins Round 2 -and we ask again for your votes! The show we went and dug up some more Alternative tracks, many you may not have y||5/21/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #161 - Spring Has Sprung, and We Start the Battle of the Bands!||Happy May! We're starting the month off with our battle of the bands competition - details are on the podcast, as well as our social media. Get your votes in and lets do this! 1. I Can't Think About Dancing - Missing Persons 2. Rio Rocks! - Sigue Sig||5/7/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #160 - Easter and News About A Battle Of The Bands!||1. Burning Flame [12' Extended version] - Vitamin Z 2. Weird Science [12" Dance Mix] - Oingo Boingo 3. Standing In The Doorway - Flock Of Seagulls 4. Skin Deep [12' Version] - The Stranglers 5. How Soon Is Now? - The Smiths 6. Modern Air - The Actor 7.||4/16/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #159 - Debut Singles||By popular demand, we've brought you a podcast full of debut singles by some of your favorite artists. Everyone starts somewhere, and a debut single is where it starts for a lot of bands - even if the single isn't memorable. Check these out and see how||3/10/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #158 - No Valentine's stuff!||February is here, but we aren't going to attack you with mushy loves songs. We ARE, however, going to give you the best of 80's alternative! Turn up the tunes and enjoy this month's podcast! Track List: 1) Electric Café - Kraftwerk 2) Plaza - John F||2/5/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode #157 - Top Countdown of 1986||As we bring the end of 2016 to a close - we mourn the loss of so many greats. We're going to take a happier time - 1986 to be exact, and count down the top 25 alternative hits. We hope 2017 brings you joy and happiness - we'll see you on the other si||12/29/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
91X Radio is Alive!
One of the best music podcasts out there. Lots of songs I haven't heard in decades. Reminiscent of the early days on 91X in San Diego, when alternative and Eurpoean wave began to filter onto the FM airwaves.
Thank you for making my commute everyday a fun jaunt to the past
Surfing trucker rocks it alternative 80s style!
One of my top 3 fav podcasts! Takes me back to my high school years with excellent mix of alternative/new wave and sprinkle of pop. Most excellent please keep these going! I look forward to them.
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