Episode #127 - Special Listener-Mixed Podcast

Had a great submission from a listener, and we thought it would be fun to pass it along to everyone out there! Enjoy this mix from Enrique, and we'll have a brand new podcast up in a few days!

Track Listing:

1.) Der Kommisar - After The Fire

2.) Our House - Madness

3.) Kiss Me - Tin Tin

4.) American-Soviets [Dallas Mix] - C.C.C.P.

5.) So Alive - Love and Rockets

6. Fine Time [Silk Mix] - New Order

7.) All She Wants Is [Eurohouse Mix] - Duran Duran

8.) The Great Commandment - Camouflage

9.) Touch [Part 3] - Secession

10.) Lips Like Sugar - Echo and the Bunnymen

11.) Just Can't Get Enough [Schizo Mix] - Depeche Mode

12.) Nowhere Girl - B-Movie

13.) I Melt With You [Bass Meltdown Mix] - Modern English

14.) I Ran [So Far Away] - A Flock of Seagulls

15.) Cuts You Up - Peter Murphy

16.) Forever Young [Special Dance Version] - Alphaville (ends early)






Episode #126 - Music Too Cool To Forget!

Welcome to the end of October! Hopefully you grabbed last week's Halloween podcast and are still playing it. Tried to lighten the mood a bit after the dark themes from the last podcast. Here's hoping y'all enjoy it! Remember you now find us on Stitcher at http://www.stitcher.com/podcast/alternative-80s as well as iTunes https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/alternative-80s/id646582036?mt=2 Kepp spreading the word, and get your requests in!

1.) Away - The Bolshoi 

2.) The Bridge - Cactus World News

3.) Radio Free Europe - R.E.M.

4.) Working With Fire and Steel [mix] - China Crisis

5.) A Million Things - The Lucy Show

6.) Living On The Ceiling - Blangmange

7.) Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One - The Smiths

8.) Mother's Talk [Beat of the Drum mix] - Tears For Fears

9.) Infected - The The

10.) Seattle - Public Image ltd.

11.)  Big Time Operator - Dead Milkmen

12.)  Give It Time - The Woodentops

13.)  My Boyfriend - The Cucumbers

14.)  Revenge - Ministry

15.)  Don't Let's Start - They Might Be Giants

16.)  Preacher Man - Fields Of The Nephlim

17.)  Beauty Lies In The Eye - Sonic Youth

18.)  Birds Fly [Whisper To A Scream] - Icicle Works

19.)  I Got The Message - Men Without Hats

20.)  Chizoola - Haysi Fantayzee

21.)  Never You Done That - General Public

22.)  Milk From The Coconut [part 1] - Toto Coleo






Episode #125 - Halloween!

It's that time again - dark & spooky tunes that are perfect for Halloween! Lower the lights & enjoy this horrific feast!

1.) Depeche Mode - Black Celebration

2.) The Stranglers - Ghost Train

3.) Cocteau Twins - Blood Bitch

4.) Ministry - Every Day is Halloween

5.) Opal - Happy Nightmare Baby

6.) The Cure - At Night

7.) Bauhaus - Bela Lugosis Dead

8.) Mighty Mighty Bosstones - Devil's Night Out

9.) Siousxie & The Banshees - Eve White Eve Black

10.) Echo & The Bunnymen - My White Devil

11.) Flock of Seagulls - Nightmares

12.) INXS - Devil Inside

13.) Joy Division - Dead Souls

14.) The Cramps - I Was A Teenage Werewolf

15.) Laurie Anderson - The Day The Devil

16.) The Pixies - Dead

17.) Jesus & Mary Chain - Nine Million Rainy Days

18.) MLWTTK - ...and This Is What The Devil Does

19.) Book of Love - Witchcraft

20.) B52s - Devil in My Car


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Episode #124 - Downtime Won't Keep Us Down!

Finally - a new podcast! Between an almost week-long system failure, followed up with a two-day internet interruption, I thought we'd never get this podcast up! Well here it is, a week later than planned (hence the date discrepancy at the opening), but better later than never. So here it is - hope y'all enjoy it. And hey - welcome to all the new listeners who have found us as a result of us now being on Stitcher!

Track Listing:

1.)  Heaven - Psychedlic Furs

2.) Could This Be Heaven - Original Mirrors 

3.) Images of Heaven - Peter Godwin 

4.) (Feels Like) Heaven - Fiction Factory

5.) If There's A Heaven Above - Love and Rockets 

6.) Heaven - Talking Heads 

7.) P4F- Propaganda For Frankie

8.) Blondie - Will Anything Happen?

9.) The Walls Came Down - The Cult 

10.) Positively Lost Me- Rave-Ups

11.) Don't Crash The Car Tonight - Mary's Danish 

12.) This Green City - The Glove 

13.) Language Is a Virus - Laurie Anderson 

14.) Running Up That Hill [12"  Mix] - Kate Bush 

15.) Pale Shelter [EP Extended Version] - Tears for Fears 

16.) One Thing Leads To Another [Rhythm Scholar Full Deception Remix] - The Fixx 

17.)  Two Hearts Beat As One - U2

18.) Escape the Escape - Tuesday Blue

19.) Icehouse - Uniform [German version]
































Episode #123 - Windows Down & Music Up!!

1.)  Love Action [I Believe In Love] - Human League

2.) Obsession [Dance Floor Mix] - Animotion 

3.) Never Say Never - Romeo Void

4.) Who Do You Want To Be - Oingo Boingo

5.) Rage Hard [12 inch] - Frankie Goes to Hollywood 

6.) Kick - Gene Loves Jezebel 

7.) All Your Time - Blue Peter

8.)  Two Rivers - Idle Eyes 

9.) Give Me Back My Man - B-52s 

10.) Castaway - Mi-Sex

11.) Words [The Edge edit] - Missing Persons

12.) Atari Baby ['97 Remix] - Sigue Sigue Sputnik 

12.) The Screams Of Passion - The Family 

13.)  Deep Within My Heart - The Twins

14.) Baby Pain - Simon F

15.) 3D Dance - Trans-X

16.) I Love You - Yello

17.) Real World - White China

18.) Legs [Inside Leg Mix] - Art of Noise


























Episode #122 - The Cure for what ails you.

Like the Cure? So do we! Thought it might be fun to dedicate a show to one of our favorite bands, but with a little twist - all the songs are covers. So enjoy the fun, enjoy the tunes - and thanks a ton for downloading and listening to us!

Track listing:

1. The Lovecats - Ok Go

2. A Forest - Carpathian Forest

3. All Cats Are Grey - Acid Ice Flows

4. The Hanging Garden - AFI

5. Cold - Autumnblaze

6. Inbetween Days - Ben Folds

7. Seventeen Seconds - Cowboy Junkies

8. Just Like Heaven - Dinosaur Jr.

9. Lullaby - Dreadful Shadows

10. A Night Like This - God Module

11. Let's Go To Bed - Ivy

12. Boys Don't Cry - Junk Monkeys

13. The Figurehead - Nebelhexe

14. Pictures of You - Lit

15. Primary - Bell, Book and Candle

16. Lovesong - Snake River Conspiracy

17. Six Different Ways - The Casket Lottery

18. One Hundred Years - Nosferatu

19. Close to Me - Why

20. Fascination Street - Xu Xu Fang

21. Meathook - Jawbox

22.  Spiders, Crocodiles & Kryptonite - Faithless
























Episode #121 - Welcome to Inis Fail

A listener sent us a link via www.facebook.com/Alt80s/ for the song that opens this weeks podcast. It's one of those tunes where the name doesn't sound familiar, but as soon as you hear it, it's one of those "Hey! I know this song!" moments. Starting this show is the band A House out of Ireland - but we don't stop there, the first hour is dedicated to music from the Isle of Mists, so with a tip of the hat to Noel, we recommend you grab a Guinness and enjoy!

Track Listing:

1). A House - Call Me Blue

2). Tuesday Blue - Escape the Escape 

3). That  Petrol Emotion - Big Decision

4). The Atrix - Treasure on the Wasteland

5). U2 - 11 O'Clock Tick Tock

6). Boomtown Rats - Mary Of The 4Th Form

7). Cactus World News - The Bridge [extended mix]

8). Minor Detail - Canvas of Life

9). Blue In Heaven - Just Another Day

10). Feargal Sharkey - It's All Over Now 

11). Sinéad O'Connor - Just Like U Said It Would Be

12). The Blades - The Last Man In Europe 

13). The Undertones - There Goes Norman

14). Virgin Prunes - If I Die, I Die

15). Art Of Noise - Close To The Edit (Rhythm Scholar Deftly Diverted Remix) 

16). Yazoo - Ode To Boy 

17). Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities (let's make lots of money) [original 12'' mix] 

18). Dead or Alive - Big Daddy of the Rhythm 

19). Gene Loves Jezebel - Set Me Free 

20). Devo - S.I.B. [Swelling Itching Brain] 

20). Revolting Cocks - 38

21). Bat For Lashes - A Forest





























Episode #120 - Welcome to the Dark Side, Have a Cookie

Welcome to July! We've been so upbeat and poppy lately, we figured we'd let our dark side shine a bit in this episode. Enjoy the like of Sisters of Mercy, My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult and a bunch of others!

Track listing:

1. Third Uncle - Bauhaus

2. This Wheel's on Fire - Siouxsie and the Banshees

3. Things We Never Did - Sad Lovers and Giants

4. Flood II - Sisters of Mercy

5. These Remains - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

6.  Interzone - Joy Division

7. Motorcycle - Love and Rockets

8. Spasmolytic [Remix] - Skinny Puppy

9. Nemesis - Shriekback

10. The Yo-Yo Man - Echo and The Bunnymen

11. Sensoria - Cabaret Voltaire

12. Memorabilia - Soft Cell

13. I Wanted to Tell Her - Ministry

14. Red Planet Revisited - Comsat Angels

15. Collapsing New People - Fad Gadget

16. Enjoy The Silence [Ricki Tik Tik mix] - Depeche Mode

17. Blood Bitch - Cocteau Twins

18. Jerusalem - Sinead O'Connor

19. If You Were Here - Thompson Twins

20. Teenage Lobotomy - The Ramones

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Episode #119 - Alt80s From 32,000 feet up!

Welcome to the friendly skies! We took a brief trip to Boston, MA, and thought it would be fun to record the podcast from the air. So please make sure your seat backs and tray tables are in their upright and locked positions, and enjoy this flight-themed podcast!

Track listing:

1. From The Air - Laurie Anderson

2. Air Crash Museum - Dead Milkmen

3. The Aircrash Bureau - Gary Numan

4. S&M Airlines - NOFX

5. Bermuda Triangle Blues (Flight 45) - Blondie

6. The Last Flight Of Yuri Gagarin - A Flock of Seagulls

7. Flying - Original Mirrors

8. Flying North - Thomas Dolby

9. Johnson's Aeroplane - INXS

10. Bombers In The Sky [Razormaid Mix] - Thompson Twins

11. Broken Wings [Long Version] - Mr. Mister

12. Boston - Dream Syndicate

13. A New England [12 inch version] - Kirsty MacColl

14. I Travel - Simple Minds

15. Man In A Suitcase - The Police

16. So Far Away - Social Distortion

17. Aeroplane - Björk

18. Crash - Flesh For Lulu

19. Konnichiwa - The Superions

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Episode #118 - All Request Podcast!

Welcome to June! We put the call out - we wanted your requests. Well, y'all didn't disappoint - you stepped up with some great requests, including a few from artists we were unfamiliar with. So here you go - the podcast y'all requested!

Track Listing:

1. The Other Ones - Holiday

2. Erasure - Drama

3. OMD - Enola Gay

4. Adam Ant - Prince Charming

5. The Jam - Going Underground

6. Alphaville - Summer In Berlin 

7. The Psychedelic Furs - Pretty in Pink [Berlin 12" Mix]

8. Squeeze - Black Coffee In Bed

9. James - Sit Down

10. Lightning Seeds - Pure

11. The Smiths - Girlfriend In A Coma

12. Level 42 -  Lessons in Love [Shep's Final Mix]

13. Gary Numan & The Tubeway Army - Are 'Friends' Electric?

14. Dead Can Dance - Fortune

15. Prince - 1999 [AudioDile Goes Astray]

16. Art of Noise - Acton Art

17. Seona Dancing - Tell Her [12" Mix]

18. Killing Joke - Love Like Blood [12''version]

19. Def Leppard - Rocket [The Lunar Mix]