All posts by Paul Stroessner

Remember That Song – 5/1/20

Can you name the artist and song:

You know, in some ways you’re a lot like me
You’re just a prisoner, and you’re tryin’ to break free


Last Song: “Miss You Much” by Janet Jackson from Janet Jackson’s Rhythm Nation 1814 (1989)

Great job Karen (@dovey_karen), Joel (@jeverson21), Craig (@cdennis0130), and Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

Send it in a letter baby, tell you on the phone
I’m not the kinda girl who likes to be alone

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album covers below:

Remember That Song – 4/30/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Send it in a letter baby, tell you on the phone
I’m not the kinda girl who likes to be alone


Last Song: “Private Idaho” by The B-52’s from the album Wild Planet (1980)

Great job JB (@Pimpsandwich5)!!!

Walkin’ through a gate that leads you down
Down to a pool fraught with danger
It’s a pool full of strangers

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Remember That Song – 4/28/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Walkin’ through a gate that leads you down
Down to a pool fraught with danger
It’s a pool full of strangers


Last Song: “You’re Not Alone” by Chicago from Chicago 19 (1989)

Great job Drew (@ChristiedDrew), and Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

Now loneliness fits you like a glove
You walk around in your cloak of darkness,
Too blind to see the light
Your wings are broken, now your spirit can’t take flight

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Remember That Song – 4/27/20

Can you name the artist and song:

Now loneliness fits you like a glove
You walk around in your cloak of darkness,
Too blind to see the light
Your wings are broken, now your spirit can’t take flight


Last Song: “Wind Beneath My Wings” by Bette Midler from the Beaches Soundtrack (1989)

Great job Jim (@imjlkr), Craig (@cdennis0130), Lori (@ThreezkyMusic), and Scorpion (@DianneR16469208)!!!

Did you ever know that you’re my hero
And everything I would like to be?

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album covers below:

Remember That Song – 4/24/20

This one goes out to all the essential workers!

Can you name the artist and song:

Did you ever know that you’re my hero
And everything I would like to be?


Last Song: “No Easy Way Out” by Robert Tepper from the album No Easy Way Out and the Rocky IV Soundtrack (1986)

Great job Mike (@JDobermans)!!!

I see all the angry faces
Afraid that could be you and me
Talkin’ about what might have been
I’m thinkin’ about what I used to be

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album covers below:

Episode 29: St. Elmo’s Fire

Welcome back as we Return to 1985 and review the coming-of-age classic, St. Elmo’s Fire. In this episode, Paul is joined by Lizzie Newton and Del Roehling to discuss this movie as well as the music. Whether you love this movie or hate it, this is the place for you!

Come and hang with your favorite Brat Pack, and enjoy the show!

 

You can find Lizzie on Instagram at @LIzzieDNewton
And check out her podcast Liz, Laugh, Cry on Apple Podcasts

and Spotify.

Del can be found on the show 80s at 8 on 91.1 WEDM FM. Even though the station is not on the air right now during these Corona days, you can still follow Del on the 80s at 8 Facebook page where he posts 80s news.

And you can follow Return to the 80s at:

 

rtt80s.com
Find Return to the ’80s on Facebook
Twitter: @returntothe80s
Email: returntothe80s@gmail.com

Also, you can subscribe to the Return to the ’80s podcast on

Apple Podcasts
Stitcher
Spotify
iHeartRadio
Podbean
PlayerFM

You can get the film from Amazon:

You can also get the St’ Elmo’s Fire Soundtrack from Amazon:

You can also purchase the songs we mentioned:

And if streaming is your thing, the soundtrack is available on Spotify

Remember That Song – 4/23/20

Can you name the artist and song:

I see all the angry faces
Afraid that could be you and me
Talkin’ about what might have been
I’m thinkin’ about what I used to be


Last Song: “The Best of Times” by Styx from the Paradise Theatre album (1981)

Great job Jim (@imjlkr), Craig (@cdennis0130),and Adora (@Adora2000)!!!

I feel so helpless like a boat against the tide
I wish the summer winds could bring back Paradise

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album cover below:

Remember That Song – 4/22/20

Can you name the artist and song:

I feel so helpless like a boat against the tide
I wish the summer winds could bring back Paradise


Last Song: “We’re in This Love Together” by Al Jarreau from the album Breakin’ Away (1981)

Great job Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

It’s like a diamond ring
It’s a precious thing
And we never want to lose it
It’s like a favorite song that we love to sing
Ev’ry time we hear the music

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album cover below:

Remember That Song – 4/21/20

Can you name the artist and song:

It’s like a diamond ring
It’s a precious thing
And we never want to lose it
It’s like a favorite song that we love to sing
Ev’ry time we hear the music


Last Song: “Lean on Me” by Club Nouveau from the album Life, Love & Pain (1986)

Great job Russ (@russmaloney), Karina (@WillieSun), and Lynne (@LynneAshton2)!!!

Sometimes in our lives we all have pain
We all have sorrow
But if we are wise
We know that there’s always tomorrow

If you’d like to get this song from Amazon, you can click on the album cover below:

Remember That Song – 4/20/20

Can you name the song and the artist who covered it in the 80s:

Sometimes in our lives we all have pain
We all have sorrow
But if we are wise
We know that there’s always tomorrow


Last Song: “Chains of Love” by Erasure from the album The Innocents (1988)

Great job Adora (@Adora2000) and Craig (@cdennis0130)!!!

Do you remember once upon a time
When there were open doors
An invitation to the world

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