Thursday, May 21, 2020

MA-153 - The Future: Friend or Foe?

Yes, this anthology of songs from the 1980s challenges you to decide what life will be like ... in the future!
01 - Wirehead - Wasted Lives - 1979  (2:28)
02 - Slave to the Metal Horde (live) - Servotron - 1997  (2:21)
03 - Robot Wizards - Ward 13 - 1980   (2:37)
04 - Automatic Man - The Telefones - 1981  (4:20)
05 - Test Tube Baby - Chronics - 1978  (2:15)
06 - Me and My Machine - Dynamit Fischer - 1982  (3:15)
07 - Robot Robot - Nacht und Nebel - 1986  (2:50)
08 - Cybernetic Surgery - The Cybermen - 1978  (1:56)
09 - Sonic Reducer - The Dead Boys - 1977  (3:05)
10 - Clone - Greg Vandike - 1979  (3:05)
11 - TV Me - The Distributors - 1979  (3:47)
12 - Babylon Generation - Gina X Performance - 1981  (4:07)
13 - 3-D Dance - Trans X - 1984  (5:37)
14 - After the War (Meat to Eat) - Teds - 1982  (2:20)
15 - Mr Science - Mr Science - 1981  (2:23)
16 - Trust in Technology - Adaptors - 1979  (2:26)
17 - Future State - Future State - 1983  (4:56)
18 - Robot Secret Agents - Mythos - 1981  (2:51)
19 - Last Rockers - Vice Squad - 1980  (4:16)
20 - Talkin' 'Bout the Future - Dick Tracey - 1986  (3:33)
21 - Science - New Musik - 1980  (3:20)
22 - In the Year 2525 - Visage - 1983  (3:44)
23 - Art-I-Ficial (Peel session) - X-Ray Spex - 1978  (3:29)
24 - Animation - Jyl - 1984  (4:06)

Will you be a "Wirehead"? or an "Automatic Man"?  Will we be served by "Robot Wizards" or be enslaved by "Robot Secret Agents" in a "Future State"?

MA-153 - The Future: Friend or Foe?

You tell me!

See you back here some time on Monday, fellow futurologists!
 

Monday, May 18, 2020

MA-132 - It Was Extracted from the 1980s

You can't go wrong with these boppin' tunes!

01 - Dancing with You - PIC - 1985   (3:57)
02 - Fizz Pop (Modern Rock) - The Continentals - 1980   (2:51)
03 - Man of Time - Kas Product - 1982   (3:21)
04 - TV Song - Mortal Men - 1984   (4:15)
05 - Car Back - Big Jerks - 1981   (2:25)
06 - Trick of the Light - Shooting Party - 1985   (3:09)
07 - All You Zombies - The Hooters - 1982   (4:01)
08 - (I Gotta) Buy One - Jetz - 1981   (3:46)
09 - We Like It - The Visible Targets - 1982   (2:25)
10 - Goin' Thru the Motions - Nu Shooz - 1986   (3:56)
11 - Public Buildings - Puppies - 1981   (2:41)
12 - Where's Romeo? - CaVa CaVa - 1982   (3:05)
13 - Uptight World - Single Mary - 1987   (2:53)
14 - Waiting For Delmore - Algebra Suicide - 1988   (2:56)
15 - Song for America - Westside Lockers - 1980   (4:03)
16 - Infinite Roads - The Hawaiian Pups - 1983   (3:14)
17 - Naughty Miranda - Indians in Moscow - 1984   (3:34)
18 - Oh My Brothers - Dancing Madly Backwards - 1983   (4:23)
19 - No Control - Wendy & the Rocketts - 1983   (3:30)
20 - Pay My Bills - Barbi and the Kens - 1980   (2:25)
21 - Dead Pop Stars - Altered Images - 1981   (3:16)
22 - Under the Gun - Face to Face - 1984   (4:39)
23 - Sold Out - The Fools - 1980   (3:16)

MA-132 - It Was Extracted from the 1980s

Tell it, my brothers!  Have YOU "Sold Out" to "Fizz Pop (Modern Rock)"?  Sisters, are YOU simply "Goin' Thru the Motions" while you wait for someone to "Pay My Bills"?  Are YOU waiting in "Public Buildings" to get your "Car Back"?  LISTEN, and ye shall RECEIVE, "Oh My Brothers"!

And you'll receive another comp on Thursday!  See "All You Zombies" then!
 

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