tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:/posts Alternative 80s 2017-09-05T05:48:57Z SurfingTrucker tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1188887 2017-09-05T05:48:56Z 2017-09-05T05:48:57Z Episode #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 classic that may be new to you. Sit back and relax this month's newest podcast selections!


Track List:

1. The Cure - Lovecats [Walk Talk Stalk Kiss remix] 

2. A Flock of Seagulls - The More You Live The More You Love [Starwave remix] 

3. The Clash - 1977 

4. Cocteau Twins - Crushed 

5. Fatal Charm - I Am Calling 

6. Simple Minds - Sanctify Yourself [ Extended mix] 

7. Prince - Partyman [The Video mix] 

8. Positive Noise - Million Miles Away 

9. I Can Crawl - Abandon 

10. Johnny Hates Jazz - Shattered Dreams [12" mix] 

11. The Passions - Bachelor Girls 

12. Art Of Noise - Catwalk [Extended mix] 

13. Nine Ways To Win - Close To You 

14. Human League - Human [Tre's 707 Extended mix] 

15. Hohokam - Harlequin Tears 

16. Duran Duran - A View To A Kill [12" remix] 

17. The Keep - Not So Wonderful 

18. The Police - Every Breath You Take [The Lost 12" Version]  





]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1183063 2017-08-12T21:19:45Z 2017-08-12T21:19:46Z Episode #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 the glory or the money. To play in or form these DIY bands, experience wasn't needed, a desire to play was. Technical ability was a bonus, a hunger to perform a must. 

Track List:

1. Time Out For Fun - Devo 

2. Hurt - New Order 

3. I'm Watching You - The Press Club 

4. Soldier Of The Fashion [Extended] - This Fear 

5. Holiday Girl - The And 

6. The Phone Call - The Pretenders 

7.  Never Stop - Echo And the Bunnymen 

8. After The Snow Melts - Clever Lines 

9. AEIOU Sometimes Y - Ebn-Ozn 

10. The Man Who Dies Everyday - Spot The Dog 

11. Cool Places [Doorman's Delirium Mix] - Sparks 

12. She Blinded Me With Science [Extended] - Thomas Dolby 

13. Cry Without Tears - The Wait 

14. Ghost Child Veldt 

15. Gratitude [Tornado Version] - Oingo Boingo 

16. In Between Days [Original 12" Version] - The Cure 

17. The Motion Of Love [12"] - Gene Loves Gezebel 

18. Major Tom [Extended] - Peter Schilling


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1176283 2017-07-23T14:43:53Z 2017-07-23T14:43:53Z Episode #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. Bushfire - B-52s 

2. Rain In The Summertime - The Alarm 

3. Bridges Burning - The Mission 

4. Indian Summer Sky - U2 

5. Rhythm Of The Heat - Peter Gabriel 

6. Magic - The Cars 

7. Summertime Rolls - Jane's Addiction 

8. Hot Tonight - A Flock Of Seagulls 

9. Cruel Summer - Bananarama 

10. In The Heat Of The Night - Pat Benatar 

11. Summer Boy - Freezepop 

12. Send Me An Angel [Extended Version] - Real Life 

13. Hot In The City [Exterminator Mix] - Billy Idol 

14. Black Cars [Special Dance Mix] - Gino Vanelli 

15. Hot! Hot! Hot! [Extended] - The Cure 

16. Someone, Somewhere In Summertime - Simple Minds 

17. Suddenly Last Summer - The Motels 

18. Rain - The Cult 

19. Burning Rain - Crazy House 

20. Pray For Rain - Comsat Angels 

21. The First Leg - Art Of Noise



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1167424 2017-06-25T19:49:41Z 2017-06-25T19:49:41Z Episode #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 Voices 

3) Camel - Art Of Noise 

4) Pumping Velvet - Yello

5) People Are People - Depeche Mode

6) Relax [The Last Seven Inches] - FGTH

7) 225 - New Model Army

8) Leipzig - Thomas Dolby

9) Time Zones - OMD

10) Out On My Own [Dance Mix] - Romeo Void

11) It's My Life [Extended 12"] - Talk Talk

12)  Holiday In Bangkok - Rational Youth 

13) I'm In Love With A German Film Star - The Passions 

14) No Guarantees - The Nobodies 

15) Numbers With Wings - Bongos 

16) Swear - Tim Scott 

17) Call Box - Wall Of Voodoo 

18) My Tulpa - Magazine 

19) Hidden Touch - In Excelsis 

20) You Are Gone - Taste Of Decay 

21) One Thing Leads To Another [Extended 12"] - The Fixx




]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1156063 2017-05-21T23:50:50Z 2017-05-21T23:50:50Z Episode #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 yet heard, but we hope they'll whet your appetite and encourage you to find out more about these bands. Enjoy!

Vote here - https://fans.vote/v/ACoyM1JFmkE

Track List:

1. Twenty Questions - Tic Toc

2. Don't Walk Past - Blue Peter 

3. (If I) Found Rome - Stabilizers 

4. Searcher - Thomas Leer 

5. Between Planets - Jesus And Mary Chain 

6. Behind The Wall Of Sleep - The Smithereens 

7. She Sells Sanctuary - The Cult 

8. All In My Mind - Love And Rockets 

9. Temple Of Love [Extended] - The Sisters Of Mercy 

10. Eighties - Killing Joke 

11. Dance Hall Days - Huang Chung 

12. Cloudbusting [Organon Mix] - Kate Bush 

13. Memories Can't Wait - Talking Heads 

14. Like A Ghost [Original Version] - Ignatius Jones 

15. Tender Surrender - Freur 

16. Standing There - The Creatures 

17. Life In One Day - Howard Jones 

18. Rescue Me - Zerra One 

19. Nowhere Girl [BBC Session] - B-Movie 

20. Big Fun [12" Riddler Mix] - Icehouse 

21. Biology - Jane Child



 

]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1152232 2017-05-07T14:09:41Z 2017-05-07T14:09:41Z Episode #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 Sigue Sputnik 

3. Up On The Catwalk - Simple Minds 

4. Joan Of Arc - OMD

5. Love Action [I Believe In Love] - Human League

6. Look Of Love - ABC

7. Bedsitter - Soft Cell

8. Chant No. 1 - Spandau Ballet

9. Something I Should Know - Duran Duran

10. Shock Of New - Trees

11. Crushed - Cocteau Twins

12. Lonely And Cold - Commando M. Pigg

13. Let It All Hang Out - The Nails

14. Flame In My Heart - White Door

15. Dumb Waiters - Psychedelic Furs 

16. Lucretia My Reflection [Extended] - Sisters Of Mercy

17. We're All Alone - Joy Past The Storm

18. Will You Stay Tonight? - Comsat Angels

19. Bird Bathroom - Surf Punks

20. Days Of Swine And Roses [KMFDM Remix] - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1146937 2017-04-17T01:20:30Z 2017-04-17T01:20:30Z Episode #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. Invisible - Alison Moyet

8. Never Say Never [12" Version] - Romeo Void

9. Tunnel Vision - Tuesday Blue

10. Born, Never Asked - Laurie Anderson 

11. Chameleon's Dish - Art Of Noise

12. Universal Radio [Universal Dance Mix] - Nina Hagen

13. Blind Youth - Human League

14. You're All I've Got Tonight - The Cars

15. Lost in The Supermarket - The Clash

16. Tricks - Gary Numan

17. Hanging On The Telephone - Blondie 

18. I Got The Message - Men Without Hats


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1137668 2017-03-11T03:54:21Z 2017-03-11T03:54:21Z Episode #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 many you actually recall from the best decade in music.

1. Urges - Thomas Dolby

2. We Love You - Psychedelic Furs

3. Fall Out - The Police

4. Can't Help Myself - Icehouse

5. Suffer The Children - Tears For Fears

6. Public Image - Public Image Limited

7. Mongoloid - Devo

8. Du Hast Den Farbfilm Vergessen - Nina Hagen Band

9. Beat Box - Art of Noise

10. Squares And Triangles - Thompson Twins

11. Killing An Arab - the Cure

12. Dead Pop Stars - Altered Images

13. Shaving My Neck - Gene Loves Jezebel

14. Hazards In The Home - The Portraits

15. Cold Life - Ministry

16. Young Parisians - Adam Ant

17. That's Too Bad - Gary Numan and The Tubeway Army

18. Electricity - OMD

19. Hong Kong Garden - Siouxsie and The Banshees

20. Rock Lobster [Original Single Version] - B52's

21. A Man Could Get Lost - Soft Cell

22. You Got Your Baby Back - Mystic Knights Of The Oingo Boingo

23. Dreaming Of Me - Depeche Mode

24. Ceremony - New Order

25. Ain't Misbehavin' - Tiger Lily


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1128803 2017-02-05T15:56:11Z 2017-02-05T15:56:11Z Episode #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 Foxx

3) This Is The Way I'd Like To Live My Life - Freur

4) 88 Lines About 44 Women - The Nails

5) China - Red Rockers

6) Cherry Beach Express - Pukka Orchestra

7) Kings Of The Wild Frontier - Adam Ant

8) Mother's Talk - Tears For Fears

9) Lonely And Cold - Commando M. Pigg

10) Burning Rain - Crazy House

11) Atom Tan - The Clash

12) Less Cities, More Moving People [12"] - The Fixx

13) The Crossing - Big Country

14) Gary Numan - Down In  The Park

15) I'm Not Running Hard Enough - Lords Of The New Church

16) Walls - Icehouse

17) Zarah [Dance Mix] - Nina Hagen

18) Two Tribes [Annihilation] - Frankie Goes To Hollywood

19) How To Be A Millionaire [Bond Street Mix] - ABC

 


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1119186 2016-12-30T05:33:13Z 2016-12-30T05:33:36Z Episode #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 side!

25. Don't Get Me Wrong - The Pretenders

24. Rise - Public Image Limited

23. Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order

22. Nothing In Common - Thompson Twins

21. Oh L'Amour - Erasure

20. Dear God - XTC

19. What You Need - INXS

18. French Kissing In The U.S.A. - Deborah Harry

17. Panic - The Smiths

16. If You Leave - OMD

15. To Be A Lover - Billy Idol

14. Ink and Paper - Modern English

13. But Not Tonight - Depeche Mode

12. Brand New Lover - Dead Or Alive

11. Close To Me - The Cure

10. Wilde, Wild Life - Talking Heads

9. Notorious - Duran Duran 

8. Sledgehammer - Peter Gabriel

7. She Brakes For Rainbows - B52s

6. Desire [Come And Get It] - Gene Loves Jezebel

5. Ask - The Smiths

4. Anything, Anything [I'll Give You] - Dramarama 

3. Pain - Oingo Boingo

2. Question Of Lust - Depeche Mode

Don't Stand So Close To Me '86 - The Police

1. xxxxxxxx - xxx xxx xxxx xxxx

I Want Your Sex [Parts 1 and 2] - George Michael 

 

  

]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1110637 2016-11-24T14:57:37Z 2016-11-24T14:57:37Z Episode #156 - Turkey Week!

So much to be thankful for, especially this week! I, for one, am thankful to be alive! And, of course, always thankful for all you listeners!

Track Listing:

1. Arabian Knights (Live at the BBC) - Siouxsie and The Banshees

2. Ice Pulse - Cocteau Twins

3. Bruises [Extended version] - Gene Loves Jezebel

4. Crash - Gary Numan

5. I Am Not Your Gameboy - Freezepop 

6. This Time Tomorrow - Breeding Ground

7. All Your Time - Blue Peter

8. Jewels - MEO 245

9. Partyman [The Video Mix] - Prince

10. It's All A Game - National Pastime

11. Don't Be My Enemy - Wang Chung

12. Experiment IV - Kate Bush

13. Professional Secret - M

14. Airhead - Thomas Dolby

15. Landlord - The Police

16. I Can't Go For That (No Can Do) [Hoax remix] - Hall and Oates

17. The One Thing [Rhythm Scholar Dangerous Razors Remix] - INXS

18. Promised You A Miracle - Simple Minds

19. Chant No.1 [Don't Need This Pressure On] - Spandau Ballet

20. Egg Man - Beastie Boys

21. Bizarre Love Triangle [Shep Pettibone Extended Dance Mix] - New Order

 

]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1103481 2016-10-29T21:02:49Z 2016-10-29T21:02:50Z Episode #155 - Halloween 2016

Y'all wanted it, so here we go! It's just shy of two hours, and as an added bonus - no talking once the music starts, so feel free to enjoy this during your own Halloween party.

1. Something In My House - Dead or Alive

2. Drowning Man - The Cure

3. Waking The Witch - Kate Bush

4. Call Out The Dogs - Gary Numan

5. Floorshow - Sisters Of Mercy

6. Heartbeat Heartbeat - Eurythmics

7. Burning From The Inside - Bahaus

8. Red Light (Shine) - Danse Society

9. Voodoo Baby - Love And Rockets

10. Dead Pop Stars - Altered Images

11. Do You Fear (For Your Child) - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

12. Serpent's Kiss - The Mission

13. Voodoo Dolly - Siouxsie And The Banshees

14, Persuasion - Soft Cell

15. Perfect Murder - The Glove

16. Black Celebration [Black Tulip Mix] - Depeche Mode

17. Crazy Dog - Thompson Twins

18. Basement - Skinny Puppy

19. The Killing Moon - Echo And The Bunnymen

20. Nature Of Outtakes - Ministry

21. Devil In My Car - B-52s

21. Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) - David Bowie

22. Thriller - Michael Jackson



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1098060 2016-10-12T03:44:46Z 2016-10-12T03:44:46Z Episode #154 - Quasi-Halloween Podcast

Welcome to October! With October we announce the wonderful birth of our Grandson,Tre! October also brings Halloween - although it'll be a brief visit this time around. Hope you enjoy and share the podcast!

1. Stay Up Late - Talking Heads

2. Burning Inside [12" remix] - Ministry

3. Maybe Just Once - NIN

4. Assimilate - Skinny Puppy

5. Halloween - Siouxsie and The Banshees

6. Kiss Of Death - Lords Of the New Church

7. Some Candy Talking - Jesus and Mary Chain

8. Spirit - Bauhaus

9. Fear Of Ghosts - The Cure

10. Ghost Dancing - Simple Minds

11. Where The Streets Have No Name - U2

12. Your Heart Keeps Beating - Dreamworld

13. Over The Hills And Far Away - The Mission

14. Nobody's Diary [Remixed Extended Version] - Yazoo

15.  Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now - The Smiths

16. This Is The Sea - The Waterboys

17. Welcome To The Pleasuredome - FGTH



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1084362 2016-08-27T15:42:00Z 2016-08-27T15:47:38Z Episode #153 - Hello New Listeners, and Thanks For The Requests!

August is almost over - and no podcast! Well, we're here to fix that. Thank you all for your requests - here ya go!

1. Come on Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners

2. Perfect Skin - Lloyd Cole and The Commotions

3. A Forest - The Cure

4. Method To My Madness - Lords of The New Church

5. Here Comes Your Man - The Pixies

6. Only You '99 [Original Mix] - Yazoo

7. The Last Song - Trisomie 21

8. Doctor Jeep [Extended mix] - Sisters of Mercy

9. Sister of Mercy [12" version] - Thompson Twins

10. Supernaut [Trent Reznor Vocal mix] - 1000 Homo DJs

11. Real Toys - Altered Images

12. Love Missle F-111 - Sigue Sigue Sputnik

13. Here Comes The Rain Again - Eurythmics

14. Rainfall - A Flock Of Seagulls

15. Happy When It Rains - Jesus And Mary Chain

16. In The Sun - Blondie

17. I Live For The Sun - Surf Punks

18. Welcome To The Pleasuredome [a remade world] - Frankie Goes To Hollywood

19. Just Like Heaven [Dizzy Mix] - The Cure



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1070195 2016-07-06T03:36:48Z 2016-07-06T03:36:50Z Episode #152 - Back To The Deeper Cuts, And Not So Deep Cuts....

It's kind of nice when we have time to get another podcast out so quickly! A bevy of bands you have heard of, and some you may not have but will want more of after listening to this episode!

Track Listing:

1. Andy Fell - Human Sexual Response

2. Strobe Light - B 52s

3. Burn Me Up [12" Mix] - The Factory

4. Taking Your Love Away - Les Enfants

5. More To Lose [12" Ultimate Mix] - Seona Dancing

6. Shiny Shiny - Haysi Fantayzee

7. Mind - Talking Heads

8. Mouth Of An Angel - Two People

9. Kid [1987 Extended Mix] - The Pretenders

10. I Need You - Eternal Triangle

11. No Stars - Figures On A Beach

12. Panorama - The Cars

13. We Are Glass - Gary Numan

14. Will Anything Happen - Blondie

15. It's A Mugs Game - Soft Cell

16. Rage Hard [Young Person's Guide To The 12 Inch Mix] - Frankie Goes To Hollywood

17. Dog Eat Dog [Single] - Adam Ant

18. Viva Las Vegas [12" Remix] - ZZ Top


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1067752 2016-06-28T03:27:40Z 2016-06-28T03:27:40Z Episode #151 - Last Time I Drink And 'Cast!

Another podcast, another cheesy title! More music, more fun, more of the stuff you want to hear, but weren't aware of. Oh, and SurfingTrucker may have had a bit too much to drink...

1. Runaway [Extended remix] - Thompson Twins

2. Never Let Me Down Again [Aggro Mix] - Depeche Mode

3. Tom's Diner - Suzanne Vega w/DNA

4. All She Wants Is - Duran Duran

5. Right Now - Missing Persons

6. Falling To Pieces - Faith No More

7. Beads Are Burning - Midnight Oil

8. The Hurting - Tears For Fears

9. 21st Century Boy - Sigue Sigue Sputnik

10. Deep Down Trauma Hounds - Skinny Puppy

11. True Faith [Shep Pettibone Remix] - New Order

12. Situation [Extended Version] - Yazoo

13. Something In My House [Razormaid Remix] - Dead Or Alive

14. Paranoimia '89 [Dance Mix] - Art Of Noise

15. The Only Mistake - Joy Division

16. Cold - The Cure

17. Maybe Just Once - NIN

18. Head Like A Hole [Copper] - NIN


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1059670 2016-06-04T15:04:24Z 2016-06-04T15:04:27Z Episode #150 - And Now, Here Comes The Music!

We're back with another podcast chock full of great music - no themes or tributes, just good tunes! The Mission, Gene Loves Jezebel, Roxy Music, Freur - we dug a little deep. Enjoy the tunes!

[And a shameless hello to Paul Hardcastle who started following us on Twitter this week]

1. Watusi Radio - Guadalcanal Diary

2. Skin Deep - The Stranglers

3. We Are What We Are - The Others

4. MTV Get off The Air - Dead Kennedy

5. Golly! Golly! Go Buddy! - Bow Wow Wow

6. Love Comes Quickly [Dance Mix] - Pet Shop Boys

7. Sally Maclennane - The Pogues

8. Debbie Gibson Is Pregnant With My Two-Headed Love Child - Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper

9. Burning Flame [Extended Version] - Vitamin Z

10. Wednesday Week - The Undertones

11. Disappointed - P.I.L.

12. The Main Thing [12" Version] - Roxy Music

13. 19 [The Final Story] - Paul Hardcastle

14. Jealous - Gene Loves Jezebel

15. Rain Bird - Love and Rockets

16. Wasteland - The Mission

17. You Can Never Say It - The Rings

18. Take Me I'm Yours - Squeeze

19. Matters Of The Heart - Freur

20. R U Experienced? - Devo

Special shout out to http://www.bullmoose.com/ - the store we mentioned in the podcast. Be sure to check them out, especially if you're in the New England area. https://twitter.com@BullMooseVinyl

Request? alternative80spodcast@gmail.com

Find and like us on Facebook! https://www.facebook.com/Alt80s/

https://twitter.com/hardcastlemusic - thanks for the follow!



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1038536 2016-04-22T04:32:15Z 2016-04-25T17:18:25Z Episode #149 - 4 All The Tears In Ur Eyes

Not much to say - we're all still in shock at the passing of Prince. We put together this podcast to celebrate his musical genius, but can no way come near to scratching the surface of his brilliance. As one friend of ours put it, "He was the one musical icon that WAS an icon." He will be dearly missed.....






]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1029987 2016-04-09T22:27:27Z 2016-04-16T21:02:15Z Episode #148 - The InstrumentalCast

Dubs, remixes, instrumentals - a lot of "uncommon" music came out of the 80's, and instrumentals was a genre' that really didn't' get a lot of airplay, so we decided to showcase some of our (and your) favorite instrumentals. They run from upbeat to mellow to downright uncommon - and here they are. Enjoy!

1. Split Endz - Double Happy

2. Ministry - Work For Love [Dub Version]

3. Images In Vogue - For Germans

4. Roxy Music - Tara

5. Thompson Twins - Nurse Shark

6. Yazoo - Situation [Original U.S. Dub Mix]

7. Tears For Fears - The Marauders

8. Icehouse - Glam

9. Duran Duran - Tev Aviv

10. Depeche Mode - Enjoy The Silence [Ecstatic Dub]

11. Simple Minds - Theme For Great Cities

12. The Durutti Column - What Is It To Me (Woman)

13. Frankie Goes To Hollywood - The World Is My Oyster (Trapped)

14. Human League - Travelogue

15. Cocteau Twins - Rococo

16. The Smiths - Oscillate Wildly

17. The Police - How Stupid Mr. Bates

18. Flock of Seagulls - Last Flight Of Yuri Gagarin

19. Art Of Noise - Chameleon's Dish

20. New Order - Confusion

21. Skinny Puppy - Nature's Revenge [Dub]

22. Love Tractor - Pretty

23. The Cure - Carnage Visors




]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/1007902 2016-03-05T21:46:04Z 2016-03-05T21:46:04Z Episode #147 - New Location, New Podcast!

We are in a new location and loving it! Such a good mood, and the podcast reflects it - full of lesser deep tracks, more fun, upbeat tunes this time around.  Hope you enjoy it!

1. Animotion - Obsession [Extended]

2. Eurythmics - Sexcrime (1984) [Extended Version]

3. Oingo Boingo - Weird Science [Extended Dance Version]

4. Trans-X - Living On Video [12" Vinyl Single Version]

5. Sparks w/ Jane Wiedlin - Cool Places [Doorman's Delirium Mix]

6. Talk Talk - It's My Life [12" Extended Version]

7.  Freur - Doot Doot [Extended Version]

8. Gino Vanelli - Black Cars [Special Dance Mix]

9. Big Pig - I Can't Break Away [Extended Mix]

10. Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better [Extended Mix]

11.Laurie Anderson - O Superman (For Massenet)

12. Romeo Void - Never Say Never [12" Version]

13. Paul Hardcastle - 19 [Destruction Mix]

14. Nu Shooz - I Can't Wait [12" Dutch Mix}


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/985438 2016-02-04T03:09:50Z 2016-02-04T17:56:01Z Episode #146 - Happier Times...Almost.
Can we get through a couple of weeks without any deaths please?? We have a pretty pleasant & upbeat podcast for y'all this week, with a little tribute at the beginning. Celebrate Sal Tessio & Fish as you enjoy this podcast chock full of happiness!! 



1. Abe Vigoda's Dead - Greg Galcik & Greg Peters
2. AEIOU Sometimes Y [The Long Version] - Ebn-Ozn
3. Lay Your Hands On Me [Original Remix] - Thompson Twins
4. The Big Sky [Meteorological Mix] - Kate Bush
5. Always A Flame [Alternate Version] - Gene Loves Jezebel
6. No Stars - Figures On A Beach
7. Screen Kiss - Thomas Dolby
8. Flame In My Heart - White Door
9. Emeralds And Pearls - Freur
10. Temptation [12" Mix] - New Order
11. Can't Help Myself [US Club Mix] - Icehouse
12. Fields Of Fire - Big Country
13. Close To The Edge [Ruff Mix] - Art Of Noise
14. Mickey Mouse - Sparks
15. Dig It - Skinny Puppy
16. Down In It [Singe] - Nine Inch Nails
17. Red Eye Express - Devo


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/972533 2016-01-17T06:28:37Z 2016-01-17T06:28:37Z Episode #145 - A Farewell To The Thin White Duke

A difficult podcast to assemble, given the massive wealth of music David Bowie has given to the world over the years, we hope you enjoy the selections we chose for this tribute.

1. Blue Jean [Extended Dance Mix] - David Bowie

2. Day In - Day Out - David Bowie

3. Magic Dance - David Bowie

4. Young Americans - The Cure

5. Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps) - David Bowie

6. Let's Dance [12" Remix] - David Bowie

7. Suffragette City - Frankie Goes to Hollywood

8. Loving The Alien - David Bowie

9. Candidate - Dramarama

10. Ashes To Ashes - Tears For Fears

11. Fame - Duran Duran

12. Space Oddity [1969 video version] - David Bowie

13. Modern Love [Extended Remix] - David Bowie

14. Baby Universal [New Mix Extended] [UK 12" Mix] - Tin Machine

15. Cat People - David Bowie

16. Heroes [Live] - Blondie

17. I'm Afraid Of Americans [v. 1] - David Bowie w/Trent Reznor

18. Lazarus - David Bowie


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/960551 2015-12-31T03:13:18Z 2016-02-06T15:58:08Z Episode #144 - New Year's Eve, 2015


What better way to say goodbye to 2015 than with an extra-long podcast? We jump back 30 years and countdown the top 25 Alternative hits from 1985. It's a long podcast - and just in time for your New Year's Eve festivities. So long 2015 - we'll see you on the other side!

Track Listing:

1. Kosciusko - Midnight Oil

2. One Night in Bangkok - Murray Head

3. Blue Kiss [V Mix] - Jane Weildin

4. Dancing in the Streets - Mick Jagger & David Bowie

5. Head Over Heels [Extended] - Tears For Fears

6. If You Love Somebody Set Them Free - Sting

7. Flexible [Remixed Extended] - Depeche Mode

8. World Destruction - Time Zone

9. So In Love - OMD

10. Love and Pride [Extended 12" mix] - King

11. The Bottom Line - Big Audio Dynamite

12. Don't You Forget About Me [12" Original Version] - Simple Minds

13. Viva La Rock [Unreleased Rico Conning 12" Mix] - Adam Ant

14. The Perfect Kiss [12" Version] - New Order

15. Alive and Kicking - Simple Minds

16. Dead Man's Party - Oingo Boingo

17. Everybody Wants to Rule the World [Urban Mix 12"] - Tears for Fears

18. This Time - INXS

19. Take On Me - A-ha

20. You Spin Me Round [Razormaid Remix] - Dead or Alive

21. Shout [U.S. Remix] - Tears for Fears

22. In Between Days [Shiver Mix] - The Cure

23. Opportunities (Let's Make Lots of Money) - Pet Shop Boys

24. Vigilante - Felony

25. New Year's Day [Francois Kevorkian U.S. Remix] - U2

26. XXXXX XXX XXXXXXX [Edit The Shake Mix] - XXXXXXX XXXX

That's right - We purposely didn't reveal the title for #1, you'll have to listen to find out! Have a great 2016!


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/954814 2015-12-22T02:34:31Z 2015-12-22T03:04:03Z Episode #143 - Merry Christmas!

As y'all know,  we're still recovering from the loss of our hard drive.  After a little digging,  we've decided to post this Christmas flashback from 2011. It was the last Christmas podcast from the New England studio, and one of Surfingtrucker's favorites.  We hope y'all enjoy it,  and we wish you a very happy holiday season! 









]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/937892 2015-11-23T22:29:27Z 2015-11-23T22:29:28Z Episode #142 - We're So Thankful For Y'all!

So we have a fresh new podcast for y'all! Things keep getting busy here at the Alt80 Studios, but we keep plugging away, doing our best for new podcasts for your listening pleasure - and here's our latest result. Happy Thanksgiving to all of our American listeners - and especially to any that me stationed away from home. And for the rest of you - we're thankful for all of you!

Track Listing:

1. Black Hit Of Space - Human League

2. Tenant - Siouxsie and the Banshees

3. Brush Fire - B-52s

4. Waiting For Delmore - Algebra Suicide

5. It's Been A Long Time [Razormaid Remix] - Dead Or Alive

6. Modesty Plays [New Version] - Sparks

7. I Threw A Brick Though A Window - U2

8. Mouth Of An Angel - Two People

9. A Daisy Chain 4 Satan - My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult

10. Close To The Edge [Ruff Mix] - Art Of Noise

11. Move [Original Mix Unreleased 1984] - Ministry

12. Everybody Wants To Work - Uncanny X-Men

13. Your Heart Keeps Burning - Blind Date

14. A Japanese Dream - The Cure

15. Standing In The Shower...Thinking - Jane's Addiction

16. I Don't Remember - Peter Gabriel

17. Possessed To Skate - Suicidal Tendencies

18. Bedsitter - Soft Cell

19. Low Life - The Police

20. Will You Stay Tonight? - Comsat Angels



















 


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/925265 2015-10-31T15:20:48Z 2015-10-31T15:20:48Z Episode #141 - Halloween Flashback #2

Another flashback? Well - so much Halloween spookiness available, we wanted you to be able to enjoy it all! Here we go with number two!  

]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/925215 2015-10-31T14:22:16Z 2015-10-31T14:22:16Z Episode #140 - Halloween Flashback

Happy Halloween! Going to feature two of our past episodes from Halloween for your ghoulish enjoyment! Let's start things out with this one from 20091 Enjoy!

]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/920279 2015-10-21T03:33:31Z 2015-10-21T03:33:31Z Special 1985 Podcast!

At the last minute we received a cassette of Surfingtrucker on the radio back in 1985! It was a total surprise, so of course we wrapped a quick podcast around it. So enjoy this slice of nostalgia, straight from the KKHV archives!



]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/918134 2015-10-17T14:40:51Z 2015-10-17T14:40:51Z Episode #139 - Hey! A New Podcast!

Well well well - we made it back! always seems one problem follows another, hence the delay in posting! the music data recovery continues - but we have managed a new podcast for y'all - so enjoy!

1. Myself To Myself - Romeo Void 

2. Tied Up - Yello 

3. The Big Chair - Tears For Fears 

4. Here Comes The Man - Boom Boom Room 

5. Castles In Spain - The Armoury Show 

6. Lunar Bay - Frankie Goes To Hollywood 

7. Sanctify Yourself - Simple Minds 

8. Letters To A Friend - I Start Counting 

9. Don't Be My Enemy - Wang Chung 

10. Temptation - New Order 

11. Gateway To Hell - Thrill Kill Kult 

12. Dead Souls - Joy Division 

13. Experiment IV [12" mix] - Kate Bush 

14. Enjoy The Silence [Ricki Tik Tik Mix] - Depeche Mode 

15. All She Wants Is - Depeche Mode 

16. Perfect Murder - The Glove 

17. How Soon Is Now? - The Smiths 


]]>
SurfingTrucker
tag:alt80s.posthaven.com,2013:Post/892287 2015-08-11T01:11:03Z 2015-08-11T01:11:07Z Episode #138 - Flashback to July 11, 2010 , With Bonus Tracks!

With the loss of our hard drive, we're still recovering, but we can't leave you hanging! This podcast took place right after Surfingtrucker had surgery on his hand, and was not feeling totally up to speed. But the podcast must go on! Since the older shows were only an hour long, stay turned, because we've added some bonus tracks to bring the show up to the usual 90 or so minutes. Enjoy!

Track Listing:

1.) Kraftwerk - The Robots [Remix]

2.) Love and Rockets - All In My Mind

3.) David and David - Welcome To The Boomtown

4.) Genesis - Land Of Confusion [12" Version]

5.) The Cure - Just One Kiss

6.) Lydia Lunch - Why Don't We Do It In The Road?

7.) Blind Date - How Did You Get To Me?

8.) Ugh - I don't remember this one!!

9.) Jane Child - DS 21

10.) Ministry - Burning Inside

11.) Jane's Addiction - Jane Says

12.) Laurie Anderson - Language Is A Virus

13.) Human League - Things That Dreams Are Made Of [12" Mix]

14.) Cocteau Twins - Tishbite

15.) Flock of Seagulls - Who's That Girl (She's Got It)

16.) Depeche Mode - A Question Of Time [Extended Remix]

17.) Blue Peter - All Your Time

18.) Siouxsie and The Banshees - Blow The House Down

19.) Soft Cell - Memorabilia [Extended Mix]




]]>
SurfingTrucker