The Boneyard

Leave your stories of your favorite moments during the 80s, especially if it involves music.

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Previous Episodes

The Boneyard 4/26/95

The English synth-pop band, Kajagoogoo, had one top forty hit, "Too Shy" from 1983. The lead singer's solo career only spawned one top forty hit as well, two years later. Who was the artist and what was the name of the song?

This Week In History
This week we are looking back 14 years to 1981.

The Top 5 for the Week of April 11, 1981

  1. Kiss On My List - Hall and Oates
  2. Rapture - Blondie
  3. The Best Of Times - Styx
  4. Woman - John Lennon
  5. Just The Two Of Us - Grover Washington, Jr.

Movie of the Week
Highlander (1986) dir. Russel Mulcahy
Starring Christopher Lambert, Sean Connery, Clancy Brown, Roxanne Hart, Beatie Edney


  1. The Greatest American Hero
  2. 19 - Paul Hardcastle
  3. Betty Davis Eyes - Kim Carnes
  4. 867-5309/Jenny - Tommy Tutone
  5. Two Shy - Kajagoogoo
  6. Gimme The Prize (Kurgan's Theme) - Queen
  7. Shout - Tears For Fears
  8. Magic - The Cars
  9. Rock It - Herbie Hancock
  10. Election Day - Arcadia
  11. Kiss On My List - Hall and Oates
  12. Who Wants To Live Forever - Queen
  13. Belly Of The Whale - Burning Sensations
  14. 99 Luftballoons - Nena
  15. Love Is The Seventh Wave - Sting
  16. Turning Japanese - The Vapors
  17. Amanda - Boston
  18. Some People - Belouis Some
  19. Sweet Dreams (Are Made Of This) - Eurythmics

The remnants of the old Boneyard. Enjoy before it's boxed up and put in some museum warehouse.

Sound Bites

So you can't catch us on the air because you don't live in Chicago, or it's past your bedtime, or you're just trying to relive the magic...



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Links That Don't Suck

And who knows maybe even music related. I've tried to focus mostly on Chicago stuff here, but things like Internet and College radio probably aren't here in Chicago.

Andy Lester's Chicago Shows List

Chicago Favorite Bands List


Record Companies

Radio Stuff

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Jon Michaels
(Last Update 6/10/95)