80’s Alternative Dance

’80’s Alternative Dance’ consists of the biggest industrial to New Wave dance hits and everything in between. We were the cool kids!

Happy House Classics from the Millennium vol. 2 | Don’t Shit on My Parade

To be honest, I created the Happy House Classics for myself and was using it as a stop-gap between posts. However, the traffic numbers on the volume 1 episode are through the roof! I look at Google traffic, Podbean, Apple Music, and Google Play stats to paint a full picture and it’s outstanding. I guess…

Pure Energy | BackSpin 80’s

So my last post for Pump Up the Volume was a hot mess of ideas. I’ve gone back and provided more coherence to my ramblings so as to follow-up with this final set. These days, I’ve got a lot of ideas running through my tiny brain and the more I read in the Washington Post…

Pump Up the Volume | BackSpin 80’s

Continuing where we left off yesterday, the 80’s was a dearth of diversity in musical styles. The primary focus over these three volumes include industrial music and its more commercial off-spring. If anyone watches AMC’s ‘Catch and Halt’ Fire’ you get a really good feel for the time, the music and the burgeoning scene in…

Hit That Perfect Beat! | BackSpin 80’s

After last year’s 70’s indulgence with the Trash Disco series, Party Favorz is moving a decade forward. In typical fashion, I try to do something that’s not so obvious, which better reflects who I was and what I was into by the end of the decade that was the 80’s. I was a disco kid…