4-7-82 New Wave Theatre, Aphotic Culture, The Waitresses and The Plimsouls. He made regular cameo appearances on Glory Daze, set at a college frat house in 1986. 10-20-81 West Hollywood & the end of The Starwood. Revenge Of The Nerds. Revenge Of The Nerds. It was a very good year to turn the radio on. Night Flight. The Atari 2600. [7], He moved back to Los Angeles in 2002 and returned to his career in radio and television. My goal was to transport you back in time, if only for a moment. '80s new wave music is my true love. The trouble with these collections is that sooner or later, you end up with a lot of duplicates, so check the song list carefully against what you already have. 80s New Wave "KROQ" Flashback Mix. Buenos recuerdos amigos vivAn los 80… muy buenas mezclas y selección musical! He was a disk jockey at KROQ in Los Angeles from 1982 to 2000 and has been a host for SiriusXM's 1st Wave classic alternative station since 2005. KROQ Flashbacks: All the best in 80's. Listeners1,404. In 2006, when the station became more 1990s and current-based, the Saturday night program ended. Ska by tallkris (35 playlists) 80s by guiltycubicle (26 playlists) goes where you go. Alan Hunter. The KROQ Top 106.7 Songs of 1980. Revenge Of The Nerds. Post comment. Top 80 Songs of 1984. Its renegade roots, and willingness to experiment, came along at the same time as the birth of punk and new wave. This is a play list of classic alternative & New Wave, as heard on the world famous KROQ, in Los Angeles CA during the 80's. 3. He moved to the United States in 1976 where he continued his work as a club DJ, and served as a party DJ for celebrities in Los Angeles. Sixteen Candles. Night Flight. Members Only. Apr 11, 2017 - Remembering growing up with KROQ from the 1980's .... Richard Blade, Rodney on the ROQ, Dusty Street, Jed the Fish, Freddy Snakeskin, Katy Manor and more, plus all the fun bands and music they showcased! Between 1991 and 2003, Blade hosted several music-related television programs, including America's Top 10, which he took over from Casey Kasem, and audio music programs for in-flight entertainment produced by Sony Transcom. Nina Blackwood. Artist Name. 88.5 FM On June 9, 2006, KROQ launched an HD sub-carrier, KROQ HD-2, which airs new wave and alternative tracks from the 1980s which were popular during KROQ's heyday (and is also branded "KROQ 2: Roq of the 80s"). Only mix, no sync,, no effect, only remixes & L.P., really old school mix Comment by User 271437301. Recently,[when?] It was the top-rated station in the Los Angeles metropolitan area, and its "ROQ of the 80s" format was copied nationwide. Sixteen Candles. 2. KROQ is now the flagship station of Viacom-owned Infinity Broadcasting. This is a very good collection of 80's club music. Friday Night Videos. You can also listen live to Roq Of The 80s. 2 - 80s KROQ New Wave Flashbacks Mixtape by Johnny Aftershock by Johnny Aftershock for free. A MIX OF ALT NEW WAVE FROM THE 80'S. KROQ Flashbacks / New Wave / 80s / The Smiths / Cure / Depeche Mode / OMD By Michael Hamamoto. Register with Playlists.net. Thanks! Reposted by5. Music Charts use a different criteria in different music charts, including sales of records, cassettes and compact discs, the amount of radio airplay, and the number of downloads. SoulCab74. Valley Girl. The Second British Invasion consisted of music acts from the United Kingdom that became popular in the United States during the early-to-mid 1980s primarily due to the cable music channel MTV. Richard Blade. Oct 2, 2020 - KROQ was the first radio station I heard the term "New Wave." Cabbage Patch… '80s new wave music is my true love. Hope you Enjoy it. 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Cabbage Patch… LOS ANGELES KROQ MUSIC. Punk and New Wave was never embraced as a genre by American radio, so the hits that broke through in the late ‘70 and early ‘80s now seem entirely arbitrary, novelty records more than exemplars of a musical movement. ... #80s/new wave/alternative #eighties #kroq #flashback #throwback. The weekly series ran for two years. . See the Top 80 Songs from Every Year 1980-1989 . My goal was to transport you back in time, if only for a moment. [2], Richard Thomas Sheppard attended Oxford University, graduating in 1974, and worked as a club DJ known as "The Young Dick Sheppard" in the United Kingdom and Europe. Many radio stations and dance clubs now feature "Flashback Eighties" as part of their programming. Listen to 80s New Wave Mix by The Wanderer @wanderersound for free. Martha Quinn. This is the music of MTV. Freedom of Choice Listen To KROQ, A World Famous Alternative Station Based In Los Angeles. Richard Blade (born Richard Thomas Sheppard; May 23, 1952 in Bristol, England)[1] is a British-American Los Angeles-based radio, television, and film personality from Torquay, England. This is a play list of classic alternative & New Wave, as heard on the world famous KROQ, in Los Angeles CA during the 80's. KROQ was arguably one of the most influential radio stations in the country at the time. Friday Night Videos. Awesome. #alt #new wave #80s #kroq #los angeles. Martha Quinn. E- C o n t a c t . Ms. Pac-Man. Valley Girl. In 2004, he returned to radio on Los Angeles station KYSR (Star 98.7), originally as host of a Saturday night "Totally 80's" program and short features in the afternoon drive-time period. Listen To KROQ Roq Of The 80s, An HD2 '80s Classic Rock Station Based In Los Angeles. Friday Night Videos. This is the music of MTV. He became a United States citizen in 1988. He began his radio career in 1980, initially working for stations in Bakersfield, San Luis Obispo and Long Beach before joining KROQ-FM in 1982. Blade has taken over for Ray Rossi on The Pulse on weekends. Martha Quinn. [citation needed], In 2005, he left terrestrial radio and joined Sirius Satellite Radio, where he began hosting a show on 1st Wave, a 1980s new wave music channel. KROQ was arguably one of the most influential radio stations in the country at the time DJs included Jed The Fish, Richard Blade, Freddie Snakeskin, Sweedish Eagle, The PoorMan and Dusty Street. Album Title. Blade plays 1980s music on "Flashback Lunch" every weekday on Jack FM (KCBS-FM) in Los Angeles. Some newer music with Green Day, Sublime, Weezer, The Killers, and more. If you remember the days of Poorman, Jed the Fish, Richard Blade, Swedish Egil, Rodney on the ROQ, Mark Goodman, J.J. Jackson & … It premiered on Lifetime in August 2006. Members Only. See All. Comments. 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