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  • Tracey Wilson

    That's when I think of you by
    I walk the earth by voice of the beehive
    Don't call me baby by voice of the beehive
    The promise that you made by cock robin
    An everlasting love by Howard Jones
    Mockingbird by cutting Crew
    Love is all that matters by human league
    How do I know that it's Love by Eddie Van Halen
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    Mental as anything live it up

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  • Gene Ginn

    Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler

    Take On Me - a- ha

    Faithfully - Journey

    Come On Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners

    The Best of Times - Styx

    When I See You Smile - Bad English

    Making Love Out of Nothing At All - Air Supply

    Look Away - Chicago

    Goodbye - Night Ranger

    I Won't Forget You - Poison

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  • Brownpoofer
    1. "Safety Dance" by Men Without Hats

    2. "Land Down Under" by Men at Work

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  • Melody Jean Moreau
    1. Rock You Like A Hurricane- Scorpions

    2. You're Got Another Thing Coming- Judas Priest

    3. Eyes Of A Stranger- Queensryche

    4. Hells Bells- AC/DC

    5. Shake Me- Cinderalla

    6. Kid Ego- Extreme

    7. Hell Is For Children- Pat Benatar

    8. Any Way You Want It- Journey

    9. The Warrior- The Scandel

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  • Llbdolphins

    1 Another Brick in the Wall- Pink Floyd                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            2 It's Still Rock n Roll To Me - Billy Joel                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         3Flashdance  What a Feeling - Irene Cara                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     4 Glory Of Love- Peter Cetera                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         5 Nothings gonna stop us now -starship                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         6 Ive had the time of my life Bill Medley& Jennifer Warnes                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           7 The Living Years Mike & The Mechanics                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     8 Another Day In Paradise- Phil Collins                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           9 Like A Prayer -Madonna                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               10 I Wont Back Down -Tom Petty                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   11 The Land Of Confusion - Genesis               

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  • Lu La

    thomas dolby - i scare myself

    duran duran - like an angel

    joe jackson -  be my no 2

    siouxsie and the banshees - christine

    the teardrop explodes - reward

    depeche mode  - love in itself

    the cure - how beautiful you are

    the cure - lets go to bed

    a flock of seagulls - space age love song

    the beat - mirror in the bathroom

    the church - reptile

    the damned - grimly fiendish

    department s  - is vic there

    the stranglers - strange little girl

    david sylvian - taking the veil

    david sylvian - red guitar

    lene lovich - lucky number

    lene lovich - angels

    madness - grey day

    madness - one better day

    madness - cardiac arrest

    meat puppets - i am a machine

    meat puppets - leaves

    gary numab - metal

    gary numan - films

    the smiths - headmaster ritual

    the sound - winning

    tears for fears - i believe

    tears for fears - pale shelter

    the undertones - forever paradise

    the undertones - wednesday week

    the undertones - the love parade

    visage - the damned dont cry

     

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  • Antholzfamily

    Modern Love - David Bowie

    China Girl - David Bowie

    Boys Don't Cry - the Cure

    Lovesong - the Cure

    Just Like Heaven - the Cure

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  • Melody Jean Moreau
    1. I just called to say I love you- Stevie Wonder

    2. Lean On Me- Club Nouveau

    3. Physical- Olivia Newton- John

    4. All Night Long[ All Night]- Lionel Ritchie

    5. Islands In The Stream- Kenny Rogers and Dolly Parton

    6. Head To Toe- Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam

    7. I Love A Rainy Night- Eddie Rabbit

    8. Morning Train[ Nine To Five]- Sheena Easton

    9. That's What Friends are for- Dionne Warick

    10. We Are The World- USA For AFRICA

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  • Richard Mattison

    Only When You Leave - Spandau Ballet
    Please Don't Touch - Motorhead/Girlschool
    Club Country - Associates
    Shoot To Thrill - AC/DC
    Waiting For A Girl Like You - Foreigner
    Two Tribes - Frankie Goes To Hollywood
    Delirious - ZZ Top
    Mama - Genesis

    Heaven In My Hands -Level 42
    Joys Of Christmas -Chris Rea

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  • Brian Wylie

    Sorry - those were:

     

    The Passions - I'm in Love with a German Film Star

    Public Image Limited - Rise

    CABARET VOLTAIRE - SENSORIA

    The Beat - I Confess 

    Heaven 17 - "Let Me Go"

    SIMPLE MINDS 70 Cities As Love Brings The Fall

    Cocteau Twins - Pearly Dewdrops' Drops

    The Cramps - New Kind Of Kick

    Poison Girls - Persons Unknown

    R.E.M. - Nightswimming

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  • John Alvin Spillman

    '81 - "Nicole" - Point Blank

    '81 - "Poor Man's Son" - Survivor

    '81 - "Swords And Tequila" - Riot

    '82 - "Nobody Said It Was Easy" - Le Roux

    '82 - "East of Eden's Gate" - Billy Thorpe

    '83 - "Tell Me What You Want" - Zebra

    '86 - "Stand Tall" - Killer Dwarfs

    '86 - "Keep the Spirit Alive" - Killer Dwarfs

    '88 - "Nobody Knows" - Lillian Axe

    '89 - "Show a Little Love - Lillian Axe 

     

     

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  • Jeanie Dalrymple
    1. Sailing - Christopher Cross
    2. Ghost Town - Specials
    3. Avalon - Roxy Music
    4. Southern Cross - Crosby, Stills & Nash
    5. Trouble - Lindsey Buckingham
    6. Gone Daddy Gone - Violent Femmes
    7. My Ever Changing Moods - Style Council
    8. Just Like Honey - Jesus & Mary Chain
    9. Temptation - Tom Waits
    10. Fascination Street - Cure
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  • Pat Moore

    Uncertain Smile - The The

    Hate the Police - Mudhoney

    Out of my mind on dope and speed - Julian Cope & Teardrop Explodes

    On Earth as it is in Heaven - Ennio Morricone

    I can't forget - Leonard Cohen

    Let's go out tonight - Blue Nile

    Are you going with me - Pat Metheny Group

    Tell Me - Galaxie 500

    Little Musgrave - Planxty

    Rainy Night in Soho - Pogues

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  • Tina Kusco

    1 - Toyah - Echo Beach

    2 - Madness - The Sun And The Rain

    3 - Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Warriors Of The Wasteland

    4 - Ultravox - Astradyne

    5 - The Cure - Why Can't I Be You

    6 - Pop Will Eat Itself - There's No Love Between Us

    7 - Killing Joke - Love Like Blood

    8 - U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

    9 - Whitesnake - Still Of The Night

    10 - Fury In The Slaughterhouse - Time To Wonder

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  • Carol Newton

    Carol Newton

    Mama-Genesis

    Romeo and Juliet- Dire Straits

    The Living Years - Mike & the Mechanics

    Don't you want me baby - Human League

    Come up and see me ( make me smile ).... Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

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  • Brian Wylie

    Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love

    New Order - Temptation

    Gang Of Four - I Love A Man In A Uniform

    Adam & The Ants - Kings of the Wild Frontier

    The Cramps - The Crusher

    Afrika Bambaataa feat.John Lydon - World Destruction

    The Jam - Man in the Corner Shop

    The Clash - Something About England

    The Clash - Rebel Waltz

    PIL - flowers of romance

     

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  • Steven butler

    Rock you like a hurricane - scorpions.
    Heaven and hell - Black sabbath.
    It's my life - talk talk.
    So alive - Love and Rockets.
    Don't come around here no more - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.
    Watching the wheels - John Lennon.
    Breaking the law - Judas Priest.
    Love removal machine - the cult.
    Epic - Faith no more.
    She's in parties - bauhaus

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  • Gene Ginn

    Total Eclipse of the Heart - Bonnie Tyler

    Take On Me - a- ha

    Faithfully - Journey

    Come On Eileen - Dexy's Midnight Runners

    The Best of Times - Styx

    When I See You Smile - Bad English

    Making Love Out of Nothing At All - Air Supply

    Look Away - Chicago

    Goodbye - Night Ranger

    I Won't Forget You - Poison

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  • Joanne Czarny

    Shriekback - Lined up
    Shriekback - My Spine (Is The Baseline)
    Vicious Pink - Cccan't You See
    Way Of The West - Don't Say That's Just For White Boys
    Tic Toc - anything from "Where The Picnic Was"
    Q-Feel - Dancing In Heaven
    Modern Romance - Nothing Ever Goes The Way You Plan / Queen Of The Rapping Scene

    Sherry Kean - People Talk
    Chas Jankel - Questionnaire
    Robert Hazard - Escalator Of Liife

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  • John Alvin Spillman

    '81 - "Nicole" - Point Blank

    '81 - "Poor Man's Son" - Survivor

    '81 - "Swords And Tequila" - Riot

    '82 - "Nobody Said It Was Easy" - Le Roux

    '82 - "East of Eden's Gate" - Billy Thorpe

    '83 - "Tell Me What You Want" - Zebra

    '86 - "Stand Tall" - Killer Dwarfs

    '86 - "Keep the Spirit Alive" - Killer Dwarfs

    '88 - "Nobody Knows" - Lillian Axe

    '89 - "Show a Little Love - Lillian Axe 

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  • Garble86

    I request to replace Romeo & Juliet with Little Miss S - Edie Brickell & New Bohemians.

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  • Steven butler

    Rock you like a hurricane - scorpions.
    Heaven and hell - Black sabbath.
    It's my life - talk talk.
    So alive - Love and Rockets.
    Don't come around here no more - Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers.
    Watching the wheels - John Lennon.
    Breaking the law - Judas Priest.
    Love removal machine - the cult.
    Epic - Faith no more.
    She's in parties - bauhaus

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  • Michelle Mcb

    "Jump" -- Van Halen via their album entitled "1984" which was released Jan. 9, 1984. http://youtu.be/SwYN7mTi6HM

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  • Brian Wylie

    Righty ho! As Christopher just pointed out to me, correctly, that NIGHTSWIMMING is a 90s track, i'll suggest as number 10, the majestic:

     

    Killing Joke- Requiem

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U7WPI4TJImo

     

     

     

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  • Samantha Mason
    1. Savatage - When the Crowds Are Gone (1989)

    2. Great White - Shot in the Dark (1986)

    3. Megadeth - The Conjuring (1986)

    4. Ozzy Osbourne - You Can't Kill Rock n' Roll (1981)

    5. Tesla - Little Suzi (1986)

    6. Styx - Rockin' the Paradise (1980)

    7. Judas Priest - Turbo Lover (1986)

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  • Melody Jean Moreau
    1. Headed For A Heartbreak

    2. Rock Me- Great White

    3. Back On The Chain Gang- The Pretenders

    4. I Love It Loud- Kiss

    5. Panama- Van Halen

    6. Shot In The Dark- Ozzy Osbourne

    7. Holy Diver- Dio

    8. Somebody Save Me- Cinderalla

    9. Never- Heart

    10. Foolin' - Def Leppard

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  • Narndt574

    Lucinda Williams~ Just Wanted to See You So Bad (1988)

    The Clash festuring Luke Gallagher, Ben Gallagher~Career Oportunties (1980)

    INXS~Devil Inside (1987)

    Rock Master Scott & the Dynamic Three~The Roof is on Fire (1984)

    Talking Heads~The Lady Don't Mind (1985)

    Henry Lee Summer~I Wish I Had A Girl (1985) (rerecorded in 1988)

     

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