About the show
Playing tracks by
Squeeze, Talking Heads, The Cars, Joy Division, XTC and more.
Part One of the "Essential New Wave Albums" - all the albums that make up the backbone of a good new wave collection. Everything from UK Post punk to literate punk poetry, early electro, US new wave, goth, ska, new romantic, synth pop, guitar pop and dream pop...
Interwoven throughout the history of the origins of new wave beginning with the death of the Sex Pistols in 1978 and the birth of Public Image Ltd.