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The 80's at 8 8-6-14

 
Posted August 6th, 2014 @ 9:14am

Thanks for visiting the 80's at 8 blog, updated daily with each day's show content and the music videos for all the songs we played! If you know exactly what Miss Mary Mack was wearing, if you know exactly which Hollywood Square Jim J. Bullock was in, If you know from experience that a little Love's Baby Soft goes a long way or If you know MacGyver's first name is Angus and he's a troubleshooter for the Phoenix Foundation, you’re in the right place. We kick off today’s show with a song that won the Grammy award for best rock vocal performance the year it debuted. From 1988 Robert Palmer “Simply Irresistible” From 1989 B-52’s “Love Shack” on The River 105.9. if you know it's "Risky Business" being chased by Guido the killer pimp, If you know MacGyver's first name is Angus and he's a troubleshooter for the Phoenix Foundation or If you know man who catch fly with chopsticks accomplish anything, you’re in the right place. Now from 1984 Tina Turner “What’s Love Got To Do With It” From 1983 Naked Eyes “Always Something There To Remind Me” on The 80s at 8. If you know never to admit you're Sarah Connor, even if the former governor of California is asking, If you know not to take Levar Burton's word for anything or If you know that Crispy Critters were indubitably delicious, you’re in the right place. Now from 1984 Wang Chung “Dance Hall Days” Here's the answer to today’s timeline. In what year did the following events take place? Topps released The Garbage Pail Kids collectible cards, featuring kids with names like Adam Bomb and Messie Jessie grossing parents out. The season finale of Dallas found Bobby Ewing on his deathbed after being run over by his crazed ex-sister in law. Sylvester Stallone scored big at the box office with Rambo: First Blood Part II and Rocky IV. In 1985 That same year we hear from a British band whose outrageous look and unusual music videos had quite an impact on the world of MTV. From ABC it’s “Be Near Me” From 1989 The Bangles “Eternal Flame” on The 80s at 8. If you know that the Thundercats lived on Third Earth, if you know the A-Team are soldiers of fortune on the run from the Army after being branded as war criminals for a "crime they didn't commit” or If you know the next time someone asks you if you're a God you say yes, you’re in the right place. Now from 1982 Stray Cats “Stray Cat Strut” From 1982 Stray Cats “Stray Cat Strut” on The River 105.9. This song is featured as a playable track in the popular video game Guitar Hero: On Tour. You can see the music video for that song and all the other songs from today’s show at theirver1059.com. Coming up a song that gives the music audience their first taste of the now well known synthesizer, find out who the artist is and what song we’re going to play in 4.5 minutes. From 1982 Thomas Dolby “She Blinded Me With Science” on The 80s at 8. if you know who Stinky Sullivan is, If you laugh at people who think Wham's "Careless Whisper" is entitled "Never Gonna Dance Again" or If you liked Anthony Michael Hall better when he was a geek, you’re in the right place. Now from 1982 The Go Go’s “Vacation” From 1982 Prince & The Revolution “Raspberry Beret” on The River 105.9. if you remember when Randy Quaid only played a trashy redneck in the movies, If you still can't decide between Jessica Rabbit, Jessica Hahn and Sarah Jessica Parker or If you still can't decide whether you'd rather cruise around town in a time-traveling DeLorean or KITT, you’re in the right place. Now from 1982 Hall & Oates “Maneater”

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