GR80s 14th October

NEWS THIS WEEK IN…. 1985 – In Sept and October 1985 there was a bit of a tussle for the read more

GR80s 7th October – Listen again

Listen again to Xanthe’s 7th October show here: News this week in: 1982 “Love Over Gold” – the album by read more

GR80’s September Doubles – Listen again

Its the last show of the month so Xanthe plays ‘Doubles’ – two song’s from each 80’s artist back to read more

GR80’s 23rd September

Birthdays this week include: 1945 Bryan Ferry – Singer and songwriter. 1950 Bill Murray – Actor, 80’s films include Caddyshack, read more

GR80s Sept 16th

PLAYLIST Nik Kershaw – Don Quixote Janet Jackson – What Have You Done For Me Lately Wham! – Edge of read more

GR80’s 9th September Listen again…

Listen again to todays show here: This week in.. 1988 – The first alternative chart, called Modern Rock Tracks, appeared read more

GR80’s 2nd September – Listen Again

Listen again to todays show here: PLAYLIST Billy Idol – Mony Mony Talking Heads – Wild Wild Life Spandau Ballet read more

GR80’s AUGUST Doubles – Listen again

It’s the last show of August so I play doubles – two songs from each 80’s artist back-to-back. Listen again read more

GR80’s 19 August 2021

NEWS THIS WEEK IN.. 1983 The Rolling Stones sign a new $28 million contract with CBS Records, the largest recording read more

GR80s 12 August 2021

Birthday this week include: Steve Martin, 14th August 1945 Madonna, 16 August 1958 PLAYLIST Amazulu – Too Good to be read more

GR80’s 5th August

NEWS THIS WEEK IN… 1981 – the success of Dutch novelty pop act ‘Stars On 45’ leads to a short-lived read more

GR80’s JULY DOUBLES – Listen again

Listen again to the July doubles show here: PLAYLIST Kool and the Gang – Fresh, Get Down On It The read more

GR80s 22 July

NEWS THIS WEEK IN … 1988 – Now That’s What I Call Music 12 was released on vinyl, audio cassette read more

GR80s 15 July – Listen again

Listen again to this weeks GR80’s show here: PLAYLIST Style Council – You’re The Best Thing Fine Young Cannibals – read more

GR80s 8th July

Famous Birthdays this week include Jim Kerr from Simple Minds, Neil Tennant from the Pet Shop Boys and Richie Sambora read more

GR80s 1st July 2021

NEWS THIS WEEK IN… 1983 – Synchronicity – the fifth and final studio album by the Police was #1 in read more

GR80’s JUNE DOUBLES – Listen again

It’s the last show of the month (already??!!) so I’m playing doubles. Two songs from 80’s artists back to back. read more

GR80’s 17th June – Listen Again

Listen again to today’s show here: Alison Moyet celebrates her birthday this week. She said that being made an MBE read more

GR80’s Thursday 10th June

NEWS THIS WEEK IN 1985 – Jennifer Rush entered the top 75 in June with the power ballad “The Power read more

GR80s 3 June – Listen Again

Listen again here: PLAYLIST Billy Joel – We Didn’t Start the Fire Simple Minds – Sanctify Yourself Elton John – read more

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