Revisiting classic and not-so-classic albums

Listen to Riley ramble on about things he has no authority to talk about. There will be guests.

Episode 143


Tons of debuts: Gary Numan, The Slits, Gang of Four, This Heat, Alphaville and Voivod. Plus, Siouxsie and the Banshees help invent post punk. Frank Zappa does Rock Opera. Yellow Magic Orchestra meld disco with synthpop. Wire get more diverse. Iron Maiden get proggier. Depeche Mode write songs. Robyn Hitchcock has fun.

  • 35th Anniversary of
    • The Pleasure Principle by Gary Numan
    • Join Hands by Siouxsie and the Banshees
    • Cut by The Slits
    • Joe's Garage by Frank Zappa
    • Entertainment! by Gang of Four
    • Solid State Survivor by Yellow Magic Orchestra
    • This Heat
    • 154 by Wire
  • 30th Anniversary of
    • Powerslave by Iron Maiden
    • Some Great Reward by Depeche Mode
    • Forever Young by Aphaville
    • I Often Dream of Trains by Robyn Hitchcock
    • Stop Making Sense by Talking Heads
    • War and Pain by Voivod



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