KROQ Flashback 500 (1989)

1. Soft Cell - Tainted Love

2. Modern English - I Melt With You

3. Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough

4. Dramarama - Anything, Anything (I'll Give You)

5. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

6. Oingo Boingo - Only a Lad

7. XTC - Dear God

8. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

9. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

10. INXS - The One Thing

11. The Police - Don't Stand So Close to Me

12. B-Movie - Nowhere Girl

13. The Cult - Love Removal Machine

14. Grandmaster Flash & Melle Mel - White Lines (Don't Do It)

15. The Clash - Train in Vain

16. UB40 - Red Red Wine

17. Midnight Oil - Beds are Burning

18. Duran Duran - Girls on Film

19. Maxi Priest - Wild World

20. Echo & the Bunnymen - People are Strange

21. The Cure- Just Lik eHeaven

22. New Order - Blue Monday

23. Stephen 'Tin Tin' Duffy - Kiss Me

24. Depeche Mode - Everything Counts

25. X - Wild Thing

26. Billy Idol - Rebel Yell

27. Altered Images - Happy Birthday

28. Howard Jones - What is Love

29. 20/20 - Yellow Pills

30. Ziggy Marley - Tomorrow People

31. The B-52's - Rock Lobster

32. Tears for Fears - Change

33. Depeche Mode - People are People

34. The Cure - In Between Days

35. Soft Cell - Sex Dwarf

36. The Cult - Lil' Devil

37. Erasure - Oh L'Amour

38. U2 - Pride (in the Name of Love)

39. A Flock of Seagulls - I Ran

40. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go

41. Split Enz - I Got You

42. The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way

43. The Police - Every Little Thing She Does is Magic

44. Morrissey - Suedehead

45. Eurythmics - Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

46. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax

47. Oingo Boingo - Little Girls

48. Berlin - The Metro

49. Simple Minds - Don't You (Forget About Me)

50. U2 - I Still Haven't Found What I'm Looking For

51. Depeche Mode - Get the Balance Right

52. The Cure - Let's Go to Bed

53. Yaz - Situation

54. David Bowie - Changes

55. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

56. The Smiths - Panic

57. Tears for Fears - Mad World

58. Madness - Our House

59. The Human League - Don't You Want Me

60. Talking Heads - And She Was

61. Missing Persons - Words

62. R.E.M. - The One I Love

63. Peter Schilling - Major Tom (Coming Home)

64. The Clash - London Calling

65. The Police - Roxanne

66. Talk Talk - It's My Life

67. Prince - 1999

68. Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better

69. Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party

70. Tears for Fears - Sowing the Seeds of Love

71. The Smiths - There is a Light That Never Goes Out

72. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

73. Social Distortion - Prison Bound

74. Haircut 100 - Favorite Shirts

75. OMD - If You Leave

76. David Bowie - Modern Love

77. Berlin - Sex (I'm a...)

78. Information Society - What's On Your Mind

79. Police - De Do Do Do De Da Da Da

80. Duran Duran - Rio

81. Tears for Fears - Everybody Wants to Rule the World

82. Oingo Boingo - Private Life

83. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

84. Time Zone - World Destruction

85. Wang Chung - Dance Hall Days

86. U2 - New Years Day

87. A Flock of Seagulls - Space Age Love Song

88. Yaz - Don't Go

89. Billy Idol - Mony Mony

90. The Primitives - Crash

91. The Police - Wrapped Around Your Finger

92. Duran Duran - Save a Prayer

93. Talking Heads - Burning Downt he House

94. Big Country - In a Big Country

95. The Fixx - Stand or Fall

96. Gary Numan - Cars

97. The Psychedelic Furs - Goodbye

98. INXS - Devil Inside

99. Icicle Works - Whisper to a Scream (Birds Fly)

100. U2 - Two Hearts Beat as One

101. Oingo Boingo - Winning Side

102. The Cure - Fascination Street

103. Tears for Fears - Head Over Heels

104. Echo & the Bunnymen - Never Stop

105. Prince & the Revolution - Erotic City

106. Peter Gabriel - Shock the Monkey

107. Q-Feel - Dancing in Heaven

108. The Police - Every Breath You Take

109. The Fixx - Red Skies

110. David Bowie - Let's Dance

111. INXS - Need You Tonight

112. Depeche Mode - Route 66

113. Tears for Fears - Shout

114. U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name

115. The Cure - Primary

116. The Smiths - Ask

117. Oingo Boingo - Just Another Day

118. The Woodentops - Stop This Car

119. The Vapors - Turning Japanese

120. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

121. OMD - Locomotion

122. Dead or Alive - You Spin Me Round (Like a Record)

123. The Cars - Let's Go

124. The Stranglers - All Day and All of the Night

125. Eurythmics - Here Comes the Rain

126. Tears for Fears - Pale Shelter

127. The English Beat - Tears of a Clown

128. The Cure - Love Song

129. New Order - Shellshock

130. The Human League - (Keep Feeling) Fascination

131. The Police - Message in a Bottle

132. Missing Persons - Walking in L.A.

133. U2 - Bad

134. Oingo Boingo - What You See

135. Tears for Fears - Mother's Talk

136. Pet Shop Boys - Suburbia

137. Prince & the Revolution - Let's Go Crazy

138. General Public - Tenderness

139. INXS - Don't Change

140. Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now

141. Simple Minds - Alive and Kicking

142. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy

143. The Police - Can't Stand Losing You

144. Real Life - Send Me an Angel

145. ABC - Poison Arrow

146. The Go-Go's - Head Over Heels

147. The Art of Noise - Peter Gunn

148. a-ha - Take on Me

149. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

150. Blondie - One Way or Another

151. Danny Elfman - Gratitude

152. The Clash - Rock the Casbah

153. U2 - Gloria

154. INXS - Listen Like Thieves

155. Devo - Whip It!

156. Erasure - Chains of Love

157. The Police - King of Pain

158. Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

159. Trans-X - Living on Video

160. New Order - True Faith

161. ?

162. Bad Manners - That'll Do Nicely

163. Thomas Dolby - Europa and the Pirate Twins

164. Erasure - Pistol

165. Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself

166. The Bangles - Walk Like an Egyptian

167. U2 - Bullet the Blue Sky

168. Aztec Camera - Oblivious

169. The Police - Synchronicity II

170. R.E.M. - Stand

171. OMD - Electricity

172. Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

173. The Alarm - 68 Guns

174. ABC - Be Near Me

175. The B-52's - Legal Tender

176. Depehce Mode - Strangelove

177. U2 - I Will Follow

178. David Bowie - China Girl

179. Sting - Love is the Seventh Wave

180. Berlin - No More Words

181. The Cure - The Walk

182. The Cars - Just What I Needed

183. Oingo Boingo - Flash and Blood

184. Thompson Twins - Lies

185. Talking Heads - Stay Up Late

186. Midnight Oil - The Dead Heart

187. The Police - Spirits in the Material World

188. OMD - Dreaming

189. The Clash - Mustapha Dance

190. The Psychedelic Furs - The Ghost in You

191. Peter Gabriel - Big Time

192. The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

193. Simple Minds - Promised You a Miracle

194. The Cure - Close to Me

195. Duran Duran - All She Wants Is

196. Big Country - Look Away

197. Dead or Alive - Lover Come Back to Me

198. Billy Idol - White Wedding

199. Oingo Boingo - Stay

200. Marc Almond - Tears Run Rings

201. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

202. INXS - Melting in the Sun

203. The B-52's - Summero f Love

204. The Clash - I Fought the Law

205. Talk Talk - Talk Talk

206. OMD - Forever Live and Die

207. R.E.M. - Orange Crush

208. General Public - Hot You're Cool

209. Psychedelic Furs - Heartbreak Beat

210. They Might Be Giants - Don't Let's Start

211. Sting - If You Love Somebody Set Them Free

212. Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities

213. Oingo Boingo - Pain

214. The B-52's - Cosmic Thing

215. ABC - The Look of Love

216. The Fixx - One Thing Leads to Another

217. Erasure - A Little Respect

218. The Alarm - Rain in the Summertime

219. Bad Manners - Bang on the Drum

220. R.E.M. - Radio Free Europe

221. ?

222. ?

223. The Pretenders - Back on the Chain Gang

224. The Untouchables - What's Gone Wrong

225. Men Without Hats - The Safety Dance

226. Lene Lovich - New Toy

227. Private Domain - Absolute Perfection

228. The B-52's - Give Me Back My Man

229. The Go-Go's - Our Lips Are Sealed

230. The Cult - Wild Flower

231. The Stranglers - Always the Sun

232. The Fixx - SAved By Zero

233. Oingo Boingo - We Close Our Eyes

234. Love and Rockets - No New Tale to Tell

235. The Cure - Lullaby

236. INXS - Black and White

237. The Cars - Good Times Roll

238. The Alarm - Strength

239. Missing Persons - Destination Unkown

240. Power Station - Bang a Gong (Get it On)

241. The Police - One World (Not Three)

242. Fine Young Cannibals - Good Thing

243. OMD - Secret

244. Talking Heads - Wild Wild Life

245. Gene Loves Jezebel - Desire

246. Simple Minds - All the Things She Said

247. Bow Wow Wow - Do You Wanna Hold Me

248. Oingo Boingo - On the Outside

249. U2 - Everlasting Love

250. Billy Idol - Flesh for Fantasy

251. Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down

252. Psychedelic Furs - Heaven

253. The Smiths - What Difference Does it Maek

254. INXS - I Send a Message

255. Erasure - Sometimes

256. Fishbone - Party at Ground Zero

257. ABC - Vanity Kills

258. Adam Ant - Goody Two Shoes

259. Thompson Twins - Lay Your Hands on Me

260. Jon Astley - Jane's Getting Serious

261. General Public - Never You Done That

262. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

263. Roxxette - The Look

264. U2 - In God's Country

265. The Smiths - Shoplifters of the World Unite

266. The Smithereens - Only a Memory

267. Depeche Mode - But Not Tonight

268. UB40 - Come Out and Play

269. Oingo Boingo - Nothing Bad Ever Happens to Me

270. World Party - Ship of Fools

271. Midnight Oil - Dreamworld

272. INXS - Mystify

273. Billy Idol - Catch My Fall

274. Joy Divison - Love Will Tear Us Apart

275. The Church - Under the Milky Way

276. Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know

277. UB40 - Breakfast in Bed

278. Modern English - Ink and Paper

279. Thompson Twins - Love on Your Side

280. The B-52's - Channel Z

281. ?

282. ?

283. Prince & the Revolution - When Doves Cry

284. Blancmange - Don't Tell Me

285. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumors

286. Wall of Voodoo - Mexican Radio

287. Billy Idol - Do Not Stand in the Shadows

288. The Go-Go's - Vacation

289. Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

290. Oingo Boingo - Violent Love

291. The B-52's - Private Idaho

292. INXS - New Sensation

293. The English Beat - Best Friend

294. Soft Cell - It's a Mug's Game

295. The Alarm - Rescue Me

296. The Psychedelic Furs - Pretty in Pink

297. Fun Boy Three - Our Lips Are Sealed

298. UB40 - I Got You Babe

299. The Pretenders - Middle of the Road

300. The Smithereens - Behind the Wall of Sleep

301. Prince & the Revolution - I Would Die 4 U

302. The Divinyls - Pleasure and Pain

303. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus

304. New Order - The Perfect Kiss

305. Bollock Brothers - Harley David (Son of a Bitch)

306. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pump It Up

307. INXS - Do Wot You Do

308. OMD - So in Love

309. The Colourfield - Can't Get Enough of You Baby

310. Blancmange - Blind Vision

311. The B-52's - Strobe Light

312. Big Audio Dynamite - The Bottom Line

313. Love and Rockets - All in My Mind

314. A Flock of Seagulls - The More You Live, the More You Love

315. Gene Loves Jezebel - Heartache

316. Aswad - Don't Turn Aroudn

317. Bryan Ferry - Slave to Love

318. Kim Wilde - Kids in America

319. Midnight Oil - The Power and the Passion

320. Soft Cell - What

321. Depeche Mode - Master and Servant

322. Duran Duran - The Reflex

323. The Clash - Clampdown

324. Icehouse - Electric Blue

325. Adam & the Ants - Stand and Deliver

326. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Every Day I Write the Book

327. Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians - What I Am

328. Squeeze - Hourglass

329. Missing Persons - Mental Hopscotch

330. OMD - We Love You

331. Billy Idol - Sweet 16

332. Sioxusie and the Banshees - Christine

333. The English Beat - Save It for Later

334. The Damned - Alone Again Or

335. Morrissey - Every Day is Like Sunday

336. Pop Will Eat Itself - There is No Love Between Us Anymore

337. Adam & the Ants - Antmusic

338. The Pretenders - Mystery Achievement

339. Romeo Void - A Girl in Trouble (is a Temporary Thing)

340. Icehouse - No Promises

341. Bow Wow Wow - Baby Oh No

342. The Stray Cats - Rock This Town

343. The Replacements - I'll Be You

344. Animotion - Obsession

345. Dramarama - Scenario

346. Killing Joke - Eighties

347. The Cure - Hot Hot Hot

348. Stan Ridgeway - The Big Heat

349. The Boomtown Rats - Up All Night

350. Oingo Boingo - Cindereella Undercover

351. The Go-Go's - We Got the Beat

352. INXS - Original Sin

353. The Bangles - Manic Monday

354. Duran Duran - I Don't Want Your Love

355. U2 - Stories for Boys

356. Ultravox - Reap the Wild Wind

357. Simple Minds - Sanctify Yourself

358. The Clash - Charlie Don't Surf

359. Devo - Beautiful World

360. Talking Heads - Road to Nowhere

361. The Fixx - Secret Separation

362. Robert Palmer - Bad Case of Loving You

363. Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

364. David Bowie - Absolute Beginners

365. Pet Shop Boys - Always on My Mind

366. Blondie - Rapture

367. Alphaville - Big in Japan

368. R.E.M. - So. Central Rain

369. The Pretenders - The Wait

370. Fine Young Cannibals - Don't Look Back

371. The Cure - The Lovecats

372. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Two Tribes

373. Depeche Mode - Flexible

374. The Police - Driven to Tears

375. The Fixx - Deeper and Deeper

376. UB40 - I've Got Mine

377. Bananarama - Na Na Hey Hey Kiss Him Goodbye

378. Sparks - All You Ever Think About is Sex

379. Ziggy Marley - Tumbling Down

380. Eurythmics - Would I Lie to You

381. Erasure - Who Needs Love Like That

382. Squeeze - Tempted

383. The Psychedelic Furs - All That Money WAnts

384. Pet Shop Boys - Heart

385. The Plimsouls - A Million Miles Away

386. Robert Palmer - Addicted to Love

387. The Toyes - Smoke Two Joints

388. Duran Duran - Planet Earth

389. XTC - Generals and Majors

390. Spandau Ballet - Only When You Leave

391. Thompson Twins - King for a Day

392. Morrissey - Hairdresser on Fire

393. King - Love and Pride

394. Dead Kennedys - Holiday in Cambodia

395. ABC - Night You Murdered Love

396. Bronski Beat - Smalltown Boy

397. Pet Shop Boys - Domino Dancing

398. Information Society - Walking Away

399. Private Domain - Don't Need That Much

400. The Cure - 10:15 Saturday Night

401. Sparks - Cool Places

402. The Psychedelic Furs - Heartbeat

403. Dukes of Stratosphere - Vanishing Girl

404. The Waitresses - I Know What Boys Like

405. Joe Jackson - Right and Wrong

406. Duran Duran - Skin Trade

407. Murray Head - One Night in Bangkok

408. The Human League - Mirror Man

409. A Flock of Seagulls - Wishing (If I Had a Photograph of You)

410. The Police - When the World is Running Down

411. Joboxxers - Just Got Lucky

412. The Normal - Warm Leatherette

413. Pete Shelley - Homosapien

414. Pet Shop Boys - Love Comes Quickly

415. The Sparks - I Predict

416. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

417. The Nails - 88 Lines About 44 Women

418. Peter Gabriel - Games Without Frontiers

419. Thompson Twins - In the Name of Love

420. XTC - No Thugs in Our House

421. The Smiths - Girlfriend in a Coma

422. King - Won't You Hold My Hand Now

423. The Go-Go's - This Town

424. Depeche Mode - A Question fo Lust

425. Elvis Costello - Watching the Detectives

426. David Bowie - Ashes to Ashes

427. Dead or Alive - Brand New Lover

428. The Fixx - Driven Out

429. Talking Heads - (Nothing But) Flowers

430. The The - Infected

431. C-Bank - One More Shot

432. Bryan Ferry - Kiss and Tell

433. Danielle Dax - Big Hollow Man

434. Kate Bush - Running Up That Hill

435. Howard Jones - You Know I Love You, Don't You?

436. Jane's Addiciton - Jane Says

437. Re-Flex - The Politics of Dancing

438. XTC - Senses Working Overtime

439. The Payolas - Eyes of a Stranger

440. INXS - This Time

441. Wang Chung - Everybody Have Fun Tonight

442. The Jam - A Town Called Malice

443. Heaven 17 - Let Me Go

444. Faith No More - We Care a Lot

445. The Vandals - Ladykiller

446. Love and Rockets - Kundalini Express

447. Erasure - Victim of Love

448. Fine Young Cannibals - Johnny Come Home

449. Depeche Mode - Pleasure Little Treasure

450. Scritti Politti - The Perfect Way

451. Squeeze - Trust Me to Open My Mouth

452. Billy Idol - To Be a Lover

453. INXS - Kick

454. The English Beat - Mirror in the Bathroom

455. U2 - The Sweetest Thing

456. The Psychedelic Furs - Shock

457. Blancmange - Living on the Ceiling

458. The Untouchables - Free Yourself

459. The Bangles - Walking Down Your Street

460. Bronski Beat - Why

461. Prince - Little Red Corvette

462. John Palumbo - Blowing up Detroit

463. X - Breathless

464. Big Country - Fields of Fire

465. Big Audio Dynamite - Medicine Show

466. Simple Minds - Up on the Catwalk

467. Peter Gabriel - Sledgehammer

468. Billy Idol - Hot in the City

469. Eurythmics - Right By Your Side

470. The Polecats - Make a Circuit With Me

471. Ultravox - White china

472. Thomas Dolby - Hyperactive

473. Robyn Hitchcock - Balloon Man

474. The Human League - Seconds

475. Robert Palmer - Simply Irresistable

476. The Bangles - In Your Room

477. New Order - Subculture

478. Echo & the Bunnymen - Bring on the Dancing Horses

479. Sparks - Music That You Can Dance To

480. The B-52's - Hot Lava

481. The Escape Club - Wild Wild West

482. The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket

483. Pursuit of Happiness - I'm an Adult Now

484. Duran Duran - Notorious

485. Pet Shop Boys - It's a Sin

486. Depeche Mode - Behind the Wheel

487. Oingo Boingo - Not My Slave

488. The Bangles - Hero Takes a Fall

489. Adam & the Ants - Dog Eat Dog

490. OMD - Tesla Girls

491. INXS - Burn for You

492. The Police - Canary in a Coalmine

493. Spandau Ballet - Communication

494. Bad Manners - Samson and Delilah

495. Sparks - Popularity

496. Ultravox - Dancing With Tears in My Eyes

497. Depeche Mode - A Question of Time

498. Adam Ant - Friend or Foe

499. Split Enz - Dirty Creature

500. Ranking Roger - So Excited

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