Tag Archives: 80s Music

Remember That Song: 10/23/17

Can you name the artist and song:

Your table manners are a crying shame
You’re playing with your food, this ain’t some kind of game


Last Song: “We Built This City” by Starship from the album Knee Deep In The Hoopla (1985)

Great job Jim (@JimVilk)!!!!

We just want to dance here
Someone stole the stage
They call us irresponsible
Write us off the page

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Episode 17: Glass Houses

Hi Everybody! Here is the Return of the Return to the ’80s podcast!

We welcome Scott Ryan back to the show. This is the first of our Billy Joel album series. The gang discusses the loss of Tom Petty. Then there is some Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nomination talk. We have our regular segments, Play This, Not That, featuring the other Piano Man, Remember That Song, and ’80s Trivia. Then we get into our main topic – Billy Joel’s Glass Houses album.


Show Notes

– Welcome back Scott Ryan, author of thirtysomething at thirty: an oral history (available at www.scottryanproductions.com), who last appeared on Episode 15.

News

– R.I.P. Tom Petty
– “Rock and Roll” Hall of Fame nominees (https://www.rockhall.com/class-2018-nominees)

Play This, Not That

Instead of: “I Guess That’s Why They Call It The Blues

Play “Kiss The Bride

Or “Healing Hands

Shall We Play a Game?

Remember That Song

Last song:If You Leave” by OMD

New Song:

Some love is just a lie of the heart
The cold remains of what began as a passionate start

If you know the artist and song, you can email us at returnto80s@gmail.com with your answer.

’80s Trivia

Last Question: What was the name of the company Michael and Elliot owned in the first season of thirtysomething?

Answer: The Michael and Elliot Company

New Question: How many Friday the 13th movies were released in the ‘80s.

If you know the answer, you can email us at returnto80s@gmail.com with your answer.

Main topic: Glass Houses

You can click on the album cover to purchase the album or listen to it on Amazon:

1. “You May Be Right

2. “Sometimes a Fantasy

3. “Don’t Ask Me Why

4. “It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me

5. “All for Leyna

6. “I Don’t Want to Be Alone

7. “Sleeping with the Television On

8. “C’était Toi (You Were the One)

9. “Close to the Borderline

10. “Through the Long Night


Closing

You can contact Scott at the following places:

@30somethingpod
Facebook
www.scottryanproductions.com

@bluerosemag1
bluerosemag.com

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Remember That Song: 10/19/17

Can you name the artist and song:

We just want to dance here
Someone stole the stage
They call us irresponsible
Write us off the page


Last Song: “Stop Draggin’ My Heart Around ” by Stevie Nicks & Tom Petty from the album Bella Donna (1981)

Great job Jim (@JimVilk)!!!!

I know you really want to tell me good-bye
I know you really want to be your own girl
Baby you could never look me in the eye
Yeah you buckle with the weight of the words

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Remember That Song: 10/18/17

Can you name the artist and song:

I know you really want to tell me good-bye
I know you really want to be your own girl
Baby you could never look me in the eye
Yeah you buckle with the weight of the words


Last Song: “Pink Cadillac” by Bruce Springsteen from the non-album B-side of “Dancing in the Dark” and by Natalie Cole from the album Everlasting (1988)

Great job Jim (@JimVilk)!!!!

Crushed velvet seats
Riding in the back, oozing down the street
Waving to the girls, peeling out of sight

Bruce Springsteen version:

Natalie Cole version:

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Remember That Song: 10/17/17

Can you name the artist and song:

Crushed velvet seats
Riding in the back, oozing down the street
Waving to the girls, peeling out of sight


Last Song: “Only In My Dreams” by Debbie Gibson from the album Out of the Blue (1987)

Great job, Andy (@Torahguy)!!!

Now I see I’m up to no good (no, no good)
And I wanna start again
Can’t remember when I felt good (felt good baby)
No I can’t remember when

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Remember That Song: 10/16/17

Can you name the artist and song:

Now I see I’m up to no good (no, no good)
And I wanna start again
Can’t remember when I felt good (felt good baby)
No I can’t remember when


Last Song: “Better Be Good To Me” by Tina Turner from the album Private Dancer (1984)

Great job, Jim (@JimVilk)!!!

That’s how it’s gotta be now
‘Cause I don’t have no use
For what you loosely call the truth

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Remember That Song: 10/12/17

Can you name the artist and song:

That’s how it’s gotta be now
‘Cause I don’t have no use
For what you loosely call the truth


Last Song: “Adult Education” by Hall & Oates from the album Rock’N Soul Part 1 (1983)

Great job Jim (@JimVilk)!!!

And long halls and the gray walls
Are gonna split apart
Believe it or not
There’s life after high school

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Remember That Song: 10/11/17

Can you name the artist and song:

And long halls and the gray walls
Are gonna split apart
Believe it or not
There’s life after high school


Last Song: “Little Guitars” by Van Halen from the album Diver Down (1982)

Catch as catch, catch as catch can
Anybody in their right mind could see, it’s you and me

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Remember That Song: 10/10/17

Can you name the artist and song:

Catch as catch, catch as catch can
Anybody in their right mind could see, it’s you and me


Last Song: “Empty Garden (Hey Hey Johnny) ” by Elton John from the album Jump Up!” rel=”noopener” target=”_blank”>Jump Up! (1982)

Great job southernhon (@peacesong464) and Citizen O’Kane (@mjnokane)!!!

And we are so amazed we’re crippled and we’re dazed
A gardener like that one
No one can replace

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Remember That Song: 10/9/17

Can you name the artist and song:

And we are so amazed we’re crippled and we’re dazed
A gardener like that one
No one can replace


Last Song: “Get Outta My Dreams, Get into My Car” by Billy Ocean from the album Tear Down These Walls (1988)

Great job Lillian (@LilliBug93)!!!

I’ll be the sun
Shining on you
Hey Cinderella
Step in your shoe

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