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Feb. 27th, 2017

06:22 pm - Playlist for February 28...er, March 7, 2017

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Well, this show was supposed to air on February 28, but instead it'll air on March 7. I apologize to anyone who tuned in and got basketball instead of '80s music. Go Terriers!

As we kiss February 2017 goodbye, we look back at albums released 30 and 35 years ago this month. Fairly slim pickings, but a few great albums are celebrating this month.

From February 1982…

XTC - All Of A Sudden (It's Too Late) (from the album English Settlement)
Haircut 100 - Love's Got Me In Triangles (from Pelican West)
The Thompson Twins - Runaway (from Set)
Nick Lowe - Heart (from Nick the Knife)
Lou Reed - My House (from The Blue Mask)

And from February 1987…

The Style Council - Waiting (from The Cost of Loving)

Lou Gramm - Ready Or Not (from Ready or Not)
REO Speedwagon - That Ain't Love (from Life As We Know It)
The Smiths - Ask (from the compilation The World Won't Listen)
Dead Or Alive - Hooked On Love (from Mad, Bad, And Dangerous To Know)
The Psychedelic Furs - Angels Don't Cry (from Midnight To Midnight)

10,000 Maniacs - You Happy Puppet
Bal Paré - Palais D'amour

Daryl Hall - Dreamtime
J. Geils Band - Come Back
Steel Breeze - Lost In The 80's
New Order - Everything's Gone Green*
The Freshies - If You Really Love Me..Buy Me A Shirt
Rush - Territories

Egyptian Lover - Dance
Vivien Vee - Destiny
Landscape  - Norman Bates
The Boomtown Rats - Diamond Smiles

* = by request for Kevin and Julie!

'80s HADES Word of the Day

satrap (SEY-trap; SA-trap) n.

1) A governor of a province under the ancient Persian monarchy.
2) A subordinate ruler, often a despotic one.