80s

The Retro Mix Playlist for 8/27/16: Songs from 80s Movies

On this show, I was joined in the studio by my friend "Double J" as we played songs featured in 80s movies. The playlist includes songs that were released pre-1980.

Hour 1
 
Call Me- Blondie (American Gigolo)
Jump in the Line- Harry Belafonte (Beetlejuice)
Ain't Too Proud to Beg- The Temptations (The Big Chill)
Dream Warriors- Dokken (Nightmare on Elm Street: Dream Warriors)
Tender Love- The Force MDs (Krush Groove)
Hazy Shade of Winter- The Bangles (Less Than Zero)
Happy Together- The Turtles (Making Mr. Right)
Paint It Black- The Rolling Stones (Full Metal Jacket)
Secret of My Success- Night Ranger
When Doves Cry- Prince (Purple Rain)
Pretty in Pink- The Psychedelic Furs
To Be Loved- Jackie Wilson (Coming to America)
Be My Baby- The Ronettes (Dirty Dancing)
Ooo-Wee Baby- Darlene Love (The Idolmaker)
Love Touch- Rod Stewart (Legal Eagles)
 
Hour 2
 
On the Dark Side- John Cafferty & the Beaver Brown Band (Eddie & the Cruisers)
The Boys Are Back in Town- The Bus Boys (48 Hours)
Mighty Wings- Cheap Trick (Top Gun)
Then He Kissed Me- The Crystals (Adventures in Babysitting)
Great Balls of Fire- Jerry Lee Lewis (Stand by Me)
I'm Blue (The Gong Gong Song)- The Ikettes (Hairspray)
Dead Man's Party- Oingo Boingo (Back to School)
Oh Yeah- Yello (Ferris Bueller's Day Off)
You Can Leave Your Hat On- Joe Cockers (9 1/2 Weeks)
Mess Around- Ray Charles (Planes, Trains, and Automobiles)
California Sun- The Rivieras (Good Morning, Vietnam)
Joy to the World- Three Dog Night (The Big Chill)
When the Going Gets Tough, the Tough Get Going- Billy Ocean (Jewel of the Nile)
Weakness- Stevie Wonder & Dionne Warwick (The Woman in Red)
Moving in Stereo- The Cars (Fast Times at Ridgemont High)
Hollywood Knights- The Brooklyn Dreams (The Hollywood Knights)
 
Hour 3
 
Neutron Dance- The Pointer Sisters (Beverly Hills Cop)
Together in Electric Dreams- Phil Oakey & Giorgio Moroder (Electric Dreams)
Who's Johnny?- El DeBarge (Short Circuit)
Tracks of My Tears- The Miracles (Platoon)
We Don't Need Another Hero- Tina Turner (Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome)
Everybody Wants Some- Van Halen (Better Off Dead)
Here Is My Love- Jesse Frederick (The Idolmaker)
A View to a Kill- Duran Duran
Get to Know Ya- Jesse Johnson (Pretty in Pink)
Sweet Freedom- Michael McDonald (Running Scared)
Love Is Strange- Mickey & Sylvia (Dirty Dancing)
In Dreams- Roy Orbison (Blue Velvet)
Nowhere to Run- Martha & the Vandellas (Good Morning, Vietnam)
St. Elmo's Fire (Man in Motion)- John Parr
 
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The Retro Mix Playlist for 5/14/16: Janet Jackson 50th Birthday Tribute

​Unless otherwise noted, all songs are by Janet Jackson
 
 

6 pm hour

What Have You Done for Me Lately

Young Love

Nasty

Communication

Let's Wait Awhile

Escapade

You'll Never Find (A Love Like Mine)

Control

The Pleasure Principle

Don't Stand Another Chance

When I Think of You

Come Give Your Love to Me

 

7 pm hour

Miss You Much

State of the World

Knowledge

Alright

Come Back to Me

Whoops Now

What'll I Do

Black Cat

If

Love Will Never Do Without You

Best Things in Life Are Free- Luther Vandross & Janet Jackson with BBD and Ralph Tresvant

Dream Street

 

8 pm hou​r

Pledge/Rhythm Nation

Diamonds- Herb Alpert with Janet Jackson

You Want This

Again

That's the Way Love Goes

Funky Big Band

Scream- Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson

All for You

Got 'Til It's Gone- Janet Jackson feat. Q-Tip and Joni Mitchell

Runaway

Because of Love

Together Again

 
 
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The Retro Mix Playlist for 2/20/16: Forgotten 80s

On this show, I was joined in the studio by my friend "Double J". In addition him co-hosting, he also picked some of the songs.


Hour 1
Sanctify Yourself- Simple Minds
I Didn't Mean to Turn You On- Cherrelle
Stay the Night- Chicago
Single Life- Cameo
Se La- Lionel Richie
Doctor! Doctor!- The Thompson Twins
Angel- Madonna
Fresh- Kool & the Gang
Human Beat Box- The Fat Boys
How Can I Fall- Breathe
Little Too Late- Pat Benatar
Mountains- Prince
Queen of Hearts- Juice Newton

Hour 2
Point of No Return- Exposé
Count Me Out- New Edition
And We Danced- The Hooters
Too Late- Junior
Emotion in Motion- Ric Ocasek
Heart Attack- Olivia Newton- John
Lil Suzy- Ozone

The Guilty Pleasure of the Week:
Out of the Blue- Debbie Gibson

Debbie Gibson Is Pregnant with My Two-Headed Love Child- Mojo Nixon
Bad Is Bad- Huey Lewis & the News
Feels So Good- Midnight Star
Don't Cry- Asia
Far From Over- Frank Stallone
Don't Tell Me You Love Me- Night Ranger
Let's Stay Together- Tina Turner

Hour 3
Leave It- Yes
Dragon Attack- Queen
Edge of Heaven- Wham!
Valotte- Julian Lennon
He's So Dull- Vanity 6
Find Another Fool- Quarterflash
Mexican Radio- Wall of Voodoo
Glamour Boys- Living Colour
Go Cut Creator Go- LL Cool J
Only You- Yaz
Money Changes Everything- Cyndi Lauper
Change- John Waite

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