Why I Do This

I was lucky enough to be a teenager through the eighties and I was mad on music, big hair, bad make-up and all that went with being a teenager of the times. All these years later I still have the big hair but now it is "touched" with grey and the bad make-up is gone but the tunes still play loudly in my head and even louder if they grace my radio, tv or mp3player. I will gladly admit to being a"mainstream" fan for the most part but I do have the odd liking for some of the less "played to death" bands of the time. What started all this was a drawer full of slowly decaying cassettes and a fear of losing the music that is on them. So I began to recreate them onto CD and I am loving it and finding some fantastic albums along the way.

I would like to re-dedicate this site to my late husband, he lost his long battle with cancer in 2011, he was a huge 80's fan, possibly even more so than myself. So for you my love.

Download Links

Updated 7th May 2012

Hi All, I am slowly re-adding download links to each of the original posts so please be patient and check back often. NB:Also please be aware before you download that I upload files ripped at a bitrate of 128. If you prefer a higher bitrate I am only too happy to of supplied the tracklistings to assist you in searching for those tracks at a bitrate you prefer.Thanks Meggsy

Sunday, May 11, 2008

Hitwave '81

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Hitwave '81
Side 1
01 Stars on 45 - Stars On 45
02 This Ole House - Shakin' Stevens
03 Keep on Loving You - REO Speedwagon
04 Gotta Pull Myself Together - The Nolans
05 Who Can It Be Now? - Men at Work
06 Shout & Deliver - The Reels
07 How Come - The Sports
08 Fade to Grey - Visage
09 Jealous Guy - Roxy Music

Side 2
10 Turn Me Loose - Loverboy
11 Antmusic - Adam and the Ants
12 Celebration - Kool and the Gang
13 Hip, Shake, Jerk! - The Quick
14 Into the Heat - The Angels
15 History Never Repeats - Split Enz
16 Falling In & Out - Mi-Sex
17 Nobody Wins - Elton John
18 The Wild Colonial Boy - Dr Hook
Grab It Here

3 comments:

MICHAEL BAILEY said...

love this album... many thanks

Jason said...

Thanks Meggsy. Brings back some great memories.

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