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WRAS 50th Anniversary: the 1980s.

Feb 18, 2021 7:00 PM – 12:00 AM

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Continuing the celebration of the 50th anniversary of WRAS-Atlanta signing on, Andreas Pruiss goes back in time to talk with radio station figure from the 1980s and Bryce McNeil plays tracks from "CMJ's Most Played" albums in College Radio from the 1980s.

WRAS 50th Anniversary: the 1980s.

Continuing the celebration of the 50th anniversary of WRAS-Atlanta signing on, Andreas Pruiss goes back in time to talk with radio station figure from the 1980s and Bryce McNeil plays tracks from "CMJ's Most Played" albums in College Radio from the 1980s.

7:00 PM
Pink Floyd - Run Like Hell
Pink Floyd Run Like Hell David Gilmour, Roger Waters
The Wall Columbia/Harvest 1979 unset Rock GBN9Y1100116
7:08 PM
Adam and the Ants - Antmusic
Adam and the Ants Antmusic Adam Ant, Marco Pirroni
Kings of the Wild Frontier Epic/CBS 1980 unset
7:11 PM
Soft Cell - Bedsitter
Soft Cell Bedsitter Marc Almond, David Ball
Non-Stop Erotic Cabaret Some Bizzare Records 1981 unset
7:20 PM
U2 - Two Hearts Beat As One
U2 Two Hearts Beat As One U2
War Island 1983 unset Rock GBUM70713144
7:24 PM
R.E.M. - So. Central Rain (I'm Sorry)
R.E.M. So. Central Rain (I'm Sorry) Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe
Reckoning I.R.S. 1984 unset
7:32 PM
Tears for Fears - Mothers Talk
Tears for Fears Mothers Talk Roland Orzabal, Ian Stanley
Songs From the Big Chair Phonogram/Mercury 1985 unset
7:37 PM
Peter Gabriel - Red Rain
Peter Gabriel Red Rain Peter Gabriel
So Charisma/Virgin/Geffen 1986 unset
7:48 PM
U2 - Bullet the Blue Sky
U2 Bullet the Blue Sky U2
The Joshua Tree Island 1987 unset Rock GBUM70709772
7:52 PM
Midnight Oil - Dreamworld
Midnight Oil Dreamworld Peter Garrett, Rob Hirst, Jim Moginie
Diesel and Dust Sprint/Columbia 1987 unset
8:01 PM
The Cure - 2 Late
The Cure 2 Late Robert James Smith, Boris Williams, Laurence Andrew Tolhurst, Porl Thompson, Roger O'Donnell, Simon Gallup
Lovesong (12" single) Fiction 1989 unset
8:04 PM
Talking Heads - Girlfriend Is Better
Talking Heads Girlfriend Is Better David Byrne, Tina Weymouth, Jerry Harrison, Chris Frantz
Speaking In Tongues Sire 1983 unset USWB10000575
8:09 PM
Joan Armatrading - (I Love It When You) Call Me Names
Joan Armatrading (I Love It When You) Call Me Names Joan Armatrading
The Key A&M 1983 unset GBAAM8301003
8:13 PM
The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way
The Psychedelic Furs Love My Way John Ashton, Tim Butler, Richard Butler, Vince Ely
Forever Now Columbia 1982 unset Rock GBBBN0102488
8:16 PM
The Cure - Close to Me
The Cure Close to Me Robert Smith
The Head On the Door Fiction/Elektra 1985 unset Rock USEE10608884
8:19 PM
Killing Joke - Eighties (Excerpt)
Killing Joke Eighties (Excerpt) Jaz Coleman, Paul Ferguson, Geordie Walker, Paul Raven
Night Time E.G./Polydor 1985 unset GBAAA0701591
8:24 PM
Eurythmics - I Need A Man
Eurythmics I Need A Man Annie Lennox, David Stewart
Savage RCA 1987 unset Rock GBARL0300653
8:29 PM
Tears for Fears - Sowing The Seeds Of Love
Tears for Fears Sowing The Seeds Of Love Roland Orzabal, Curt Smith
The Seeds of Love Fontana/Mercury 1989 unset
8:35 PM
Elvis Costello & The Attractions - Beyond Belief
Elvis Costello & The Attractions Beyond Belief Elvis Costello
Imperial Bedroom Columbia/F-Beat 1982 unset
8:37 PM
ABC - Poison Arrow
ABC Poison Arrow Martin Fry, Mark White, Stephen Singleton, David Palmer, Mark Lickley
The Lexicon of Love Neutron 1982 unset GBF088200044
8:41 PM
Killing Joke - Eighties (Excerpt)
Killing Joke Eighties (Excerpt) Jaz Coleman, Paul Ferguson, Geordie Walker, Paul Raven
Night Time E.G./Polydor 1985 unset
8:46 PM
Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers
Peter Gabriel Games Without Frontiers Peter Gabriel
Peter Gabriel Charisma/Mercury 1980 unset
8:50 PM
China Crisis - The Highest High
China Crisis The Highest High Garry Daly, Eddie Lundon, Gary Johnson
Flaunt the Imperfection Virgin 1985 unset Rock GBAAA8500176
8:54 PM
Bonnie Hayes with the Wild Combo - Girls Like Me
Bonnie Hayes with the Wild Combo Girls Like Me Bonnie Hayes
Good Clean Fun Blixa Sounds 1982 unset
9:01 PM
The B-52's - Roam
The B-52's Roam Kate Pierson, Fred Schneider, Keith Strickland, Robert Waldrop, Cindy Wilson
Cosmic Thing Rhino/Warner Records 1989 unset USWB11400622
9:06 PM
Pylon - Volume
Pylon Volume Pylon
Gyrate DB 1980 unset
9:10 PM
Adam and the Ants - Stand and Deliver
Adam and the Ants Stand and Deliver Adam Ant, Marco Pirroni
Prince Charming CBS 1981 unset
9:17 PM
Iggy Pop - Lust For Life
Iggy Pop Lust For Life Iggy Pop, David Bowie
Lust For Life RCA 1977 unset
9:22 PM
Bow Wow Wow - Chihuahua
Bow Wow Wow Chihuahua Matthew Ashman, David Barbarossa, Leigh Gorman, Malcolm McLaren
See Jungle! See Jungle! Go Join Your Gang Yeah, City All Over! Go Ape Crazy! RCA 1981 unset
9:26 PM
The Vibrators - Pure Mania (Excerpt)
The Vibrators Pure Mania (Excerpt) Knox
V2 Epic 1978 unset Rock GBBBM7802002
9:32 PM
Blondie - Rapture
Blondie Rapture Deborah Harry, Chris Stein
Autoamerican Chrysalis\EMI Records (USA) 1980 unset Rock USCH30100092
9:35 PM
Julian Cope - Planet Cope
Julian Cope Planet Cope Julian Cope
Saint Julian Island 1987 unset
9:41 PM
Depeche Mode - People Are People (Different Mix)
Depeche Mode People Are People (Different Mix) Depeche Mode
People Are People - EP Mute 1984 unset Rock GBAJH0000214
9:48 PM
The Human League - (Keep Feeling) Fascination [Extended Version]
The Human League (Keep Feeling) Fascination [Extended Version] Jo Callis, Philip Oakey
Fascination! EP Virgin/A&M 1983 unset
9:53 PM
Killing Joke - Eighties
Killing Joke Eighties Jaz Coleman, Paul Ferguson, Geordie Walker, Paul Raven
Night Time E.G./Polydor 1985 unset GBAAA0701591
10:02 PM
Trio - Da Da Da (I Don't Love You You Don't Love Me Aha Aha Aha)
Trio Da Da Da (I Don't Love You You Don't Love Me Aha Aha Aha) Stephan Remmler, Gert Krawinkel
Trio Mercury 1982 unset
10:09 PM
Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone (Album Version)
Violent Femmes Gone Daddy Gone (Album Version) Gordon Gano
Violent Femmes Slash 1983 unset
10:12 PM
Dash Rip Rock - Bum For Egypt (Excerpt)
Dash Rip Rock Bum For Egypt (Excerpt) Bill Davis
Not of This World Mammoth 1990 unset
10:13 PM
XTC - Wake Up
XTC Wake Up Colin Moulding
The Big Express Virgin 1985 unset Rock GBAAA0001155
10:17 PM
Big Audio Dynamite - C'mon Every Beatbox
Big Audio Dynamite C'mon Every Beatbox Mick Jones, Don Letts
No. 10, Upping St. CBS 1986 unset
10:26 PM
R.E.M. - Radio Free Europe
R.E.M. Radio Free Europe Bill Berry, Peter Buck, Mike Mills, Michael Stipe
Murmur I.R.S. 1983 unset
10:30 PM
The B-52's - Quiche Lorraine
The B-52's Quiche Lorraine Fred Schneider, Keith Strickland, Ricky Wilson
Wild Planet Warner/Island 1980 unset
10:34 PM
The Vibrators - Pure Mania (Excerpt)
The Vibrators Pure Mania (Excerpt) Knox
V2 Epic 1978 unset Rock GBBBM7802002
10:34 PM
The Swimming Pool Q's - Little Misfit
The Swimming Pool Q's Little Misfit Anne Richmond Boston, Jeff Calder, Bob Elsey, Robert Schmid
The Deep End DB 1981 unset
10:38 PM
Pylon - Beep
Pylon Beep Pylon
Chomp DB 1983 unset
10:42 PM
Love Tractor - Fun to Be Happy
Love Tractor Fun to Be Happy Love Tractor
Wheel of Pleasure DB 1984 unset
10:48 PM
Let's Active - In Between
Let's Active In Between Mitch Easter
Afoot EP I.R.S. 1983 unset
10:52 PM
Red Rockers - China
Red Rockers China John Griffith, Darren Hill, David Kahne, James Singletary
Good as Gold 415/Columbia 1983 unset
10:56 PM
The Psychedelic Furs - Sister Europe
The Psychedelic Furs Sister Europe John Ashton, Tim Butler, Richard Butler, Vince Ely, Duncan Kilburn, Roger Morris
The Psychedelic Furs Columbia 1980 unset Rock GBBBN0102474
11:06 PM
The Outlaws - Green Grass & High Tides (Excerpt)
The Outlaws Green Grass & High Tides (Excerpt) Hughie Thomasson
Outlaws Arista 1975 unset
11:06 PM
Talking Heads - And She Was
Talking Heads And She Was David Byrne
Little Creatures Warner 1985 unset Rock USWB19900874
11:10 PM
Camper Van Beethoven - Life Is Grand
Camper Van Beethoven Life Is Grand Camper Van Beethoven
Our Beloved Revolutionary Sweetheart Virgin 1988 unset USVI28800056
11:13 PM
Mojo Nixon - Pirate Radio (Excerpt)
Mojo Nixon Pirate Radio (Excerpt) Mojo Nixon
Root Hog or Die I.R.S. 1989 unset
11:14 PM
The The - Infected
The The Infected Matt Johnson
Infected Some Bizzare/Epic 1986 unset
11:19 PM
Romeo Void - Never Say Never
Romeo Void Never Say Never Debora Iyall, Peter Woods, Frank Zincavage, Benjamin Bossi, Larry Carter
Benefactor Columbia 1982 unset
11:27 PM
Love and Rockets - Kundalini Express
Love and Rockets Kundalini Express Love and Rockets
Express Beggars Banquet 1986 unset GBAZP8600041
11:32 PM
Wall of Voodoo - Ring of Fire
Wall of Voodoo Ring of Fire June Carter, Merle Kilgore
Wall of Voodoo EP Index/Restless 1980 unset
11:35 PM
INXS - Original Sin
INXS Original Sin Michael Hutchence, Andrew Farriss
The Swing WEA/Mercury/Atco 1984 unset
11:44 PM
Elvis Costello - Miracle Man
Elvis Costello Miracle Man Elvis Costello
My Aim is True Columbia/Stiff 1977
11:47 PM
Joe Jackson - Survival
Joe Jackson Survival Joe Jackson
Big World A&M 1986 unset
11:50 PM
The Cure - Let's Go to Bed
The Cure Let's Go to Bed Robert Smith, Lol Tolhurst
Japanese Whispers Sire/Fiction 1984 unset
11:53 PM
Shriekback - Black Light Trap
Shriekback Black Light Trap Dave Allen, Barry Andrews. Martyn Barker
Big Night Music Island 1986 unset