KROQ Flashback 500 (1998)

1. Depeche Mode - Blasphemous Rumours

2. Beastie Boys - Brass Monkey

3. Violent Femmes - Kiss Off

4. Madness - One Step Beyond

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

6. The Cure - Just Like Heaven

7. The Nails - 88 Lines About 44 Women

8. Jane's Addiction - Jane Says

9. Wall of Voodoo - Mexican Radio

10. Bob Marley - Buffalo Soldier

11. Gary Numan - Cars

12. The Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated

13. Beastie Boys - Girls

14. Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party

15. Nena - 99 Luftballoons

16. Violent Femmes - Blister in the Sun

17. The Primitives - Crash

18. New Order - Blue Monday

19. U2 - Sunday Bloody Sunday

20. Depeche Mode - Master and Servant

21. X - Los Angeles

22. The Toyes - Smoke Two Joints

23. Blondie - Heart of Glass

24. The Police - Roxanne

25. Suicidal Tendencies - Institutionalized

26. UB40 - Red Red Wine

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

28. Suzanne Vega feat. DNA - Tom's Diner

29. The Cure - Close to Me

30. Beastie Boys - Paul Revere

31. Berlin - The Metro

32. U2 - New Year's Day

33. Bob Marley - Jammin'

34. Violent Femmes - Add It Up

35. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Peek-A-Boo

36. Nine Inch Nails - Head Like a Hole

37. New Order - Bizarre Love Triangle

38. Devo - Whip It

39. Soft Cell - Tainted Love

40. Jane's Addiction - Been Caught Stealing

41. The B-52's - Rock Lobster

42. The Smiths - How Soon is Now?

43. Madness - Our House

44. Depeche Mode - Just Can't Get Enough

45. Echo & the Bunnymen - Lips Like Sugar

46. The Cure - Love Song

47. The English Beat - Mirror in the Bathroom

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

49. The Psychedelic Furs - The Ghost in You

50. Time Zone - World Destruction

51. Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane

52. Violent Femmes - Gone Daddy Gone

53. General Public - Tenderness

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

55. Bob Marley - One Love

56. Duran Duran - Save a Prayer

57. Blondie - One Way or Another

58. Social Distortion - Ball and Chain

59. The Church - Under the Milky Way

60. New Order - True Faith

61. Beastie Boys - Fight for Your Right to Party

62. Modern English - I Melt With You

63. Peter Schilling - Major Tom

64. R.E.M. - It's the End of the World as We Know It (And I Feel Fine)

65. Fishbone - Party at Ground Zero

66. Bow Wow Wow - I Want Candy

67. Nine Inch Nails - Sin

68. The Cure - Boys Don't Cry

69. OMD - If You Leave

70. Devo - Girl U Want

71. B-Movie - Nowhere Girl

72. Soft Cell - Sex Dwarf

73. Depeche Mode - Enjoy the Silence

74. Oingo Boingo - Little Girls

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

76. Talking Heads - Burning Down the House

77. The Bangles - Hazy Shade of Winter

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

79. Echo & the Bunnymen - People are Strange

80. Bob Marley - No Woman, No Cry

81. The Plimsouls - A Million Miles Away

82. Joy Division - Love Will Tear Us Apart

83. The Psychedelic Furs - Pretty in Pink

84. XTC - Dear God

85. David Bowie feat. Queen - Under Pressure

86. Haircut 100 - Love Plus One

87. The Clash - Rock the Casbah

88. The Cure - Let's Go to Bed

89. U2 - With or Without You

90. The B-52's - Private Idaho

91. INXS - Never Tear Us Apart

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

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

94. Tears for Feras - Change

95. Trans-X - Living on Video

96. Depeche Mode - Strangelove

97. Beastie Boys - No Sleep 'Til Brooklyn

98. Romeo Void - Never Say Never

99. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Dear Prudence

100. Billy Idol - White Wedding

101. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Relax

102. The Cult - She Sells Sanctuary

103. The Vapors - Turning Japanese

104. The Cure - Pictures of You

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

106. The Clash - Train in Vain

107. A Flock of Seagulls - I Ran

108. The Buggles - Video Killed the Radio Star

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

110. Pet Shop Boys - West End Girls

111. Simple Minds - Alive and Kicking

112. Thomas Dolby - She Blinded Me With Science

113. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Kiss Them for Me

114. Adam Ant - Strip

115. Depeche Mode - Never Let Me Down Again

116. Flying Lizards - Money

117. Haircut 100 - Favorite Shirts

118. The Cure - The Lovecats

119. Yaz - Situation

120. The Cult - Love Removal Machine

121. David Bowie - Let's Dance

122. INXS - Don't Change

123. Talk Talk - It's My Life

124. The Police - Can't Stand Losing You

125. Men Without Hats - The Safety Dance

126. Dexy's Midnight Runners - Come On Eileen

127. Social Distortion - Story of My Life

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

129. Beastie Boys - She's Crafty

130. Depeche Mode - People are People

131. Missing Persons - Words

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

133. Love and Rockets - So Alive

134. Peter Gabriel - In Your Eyes

135. Duran Duran - Rio

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

137. Big Country - In a Big Country

138. A Flock of Seagulls - Space Age Love Song

139. Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime

140. David Bowie - China Girl

141. Peter Gabriel - Red Rain

142. Bob Marley - Is This Love

143. Peter Murphy - Cuts You Up

144. Stephen 'Tin Tin' Duffy - Kiss Me

145. Missing Persons - Destination Unknown

146. Oingo Boingo - Just Another Day

147. Trio - Da Da Da

148. The Sex Pistols - Anarchy in the U.K.

149. Depeche Mode - Somebody

150. Heaven 17 - Let Me Go

151. The Psychedelic Furs - Love My Way

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

153. Howard Jones - What is Love

154. David Bowie - Modern Love

155. U2 - Where the Streets Have No Name

156. Billy Idol - Rebel Yell

157. The Cure - In Between Days

158. Thompson Twins - Hold Me Now

159. Missing Persons - Walking in L.A.

160. Oingo Boingo - Stay

161. When in Rome - The Promise

162. Adam Ant - Goody Two Shoes

163. The Clash - London Calling

164. Tom Tom Club - Genius of Love

165. Squeeze - Tempted

166. The Smiths - Girlfriend in a Coma

167. a-ha - Take on Me

168. Billy Idol - Eyes Without a Face

169. Thompson Twins - Lies

170. Bob Marley - 3 Little Birds

171. David Bowie - Space Oddity

172. Kajagoogoo - Too Shy

173. ABC - The Look of Love

174. Beastie Boys - Hey Ladies

175. Freur - Doot Doot

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

177. Tears for Fears - Head Over Heels

178. Animotion - Obsession

179. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Higher Ground

180. Golden Earring - Twilight Zone

181. M - Pop Muzik

182. The English Beat - I Confess

183. Duran Duran - Girls on Film

184. Jane's Addiction - Mountain Song

185. The Smiths - Bigmouth Strikes Again

186. The Cars - Just What I Needed

187. The Pretenders - Back on the Chain Gang

188. Pet Shop Boys - Opportunities

189. Big Audio Dynamite II - Rush

190. 'Til Tuesday - Voices Carry

191. Iggy Pop - Lust for Life

192. Q-Feel - Dancing in Heaven

193. Blondie - Rapture

194. Naked Eyes - Always Something There to Remind Me

195. Faith No More - Epic

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

197. Billy Idol - Dancing With Myself

198. Depeche Mode - Route 66

199. INXS - Need You Tonight

200. New Order - The Perfect Kiss

201. The Knack - My Sharona

202. The B-52's - Summer of Love

203. The Fixx - One Thing Leads to Another

204. The Cure - Fascination Street

205. Depeche Mode - Everything Counts

206. Nine Inch Nails - Down In It

207. U2 - Bad

208. The Dead Kennedys - Holiday in Cambodia

209. Blondie - Call Me

210. Scritti Politti - The Perfect Way

211. Oingo Boingo - Only a Lad

212. Erasure - Chains of Love

213. The Pretenders - Brass in Pocket

214. Re-Flex - The Politics of Dancing

215. Depeche Mode - Policy of Truth

216. Echo & the Bunnymen - The Killing Moon

217. Howard Jones - Things Can Only Get Better

218. The Cure - Why Can't I Be You

219. Kim Wilde - Kids in America

220. The English Beat - Save It for Later

221. The Police - Message in a Bottle

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

223. Tears for Fears - Shout

224. Depeche Mode - Personal Jesus

225. The Pretenders - Mystery Achievement

226. INXS - What You Need

227. Real Life - Send Me an Angel

228. Roxy Music - Avalon

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

230. Depeche Mode - World in My Eyes

231. U2 - All I Want is You

232. Berlin - No More Words

233. The Police - De Do Do Do De Da Da Da

234. The Stray Cats - Rock This Town

235. Flesh for Lulu - I Go Crazy

236. Erasure - A Little Respect

237. The B-52's - Party Out of Bounds

238. OMD - Secret

239. The Dead Milkmen - Punk Rock Girl

240. The Smiths - What Difference Does It Make

241. Depeche Mode - A Question of Lust

242. The Psychedelic Furs - Heartbreak Beat

243. The Romantics - What I Like About You

244. Talking Heads - Life During Wartime

245. David Bowie - Changes

246. Killing Joke - Eighties

247. The Cars - Good Times Roll

248. ABC - Poison Arrow

249. The Police - Every Breath You Take

250. Frankie Goes to Hollywood - Two Tribes

251. Moon Unit Zappa - Valley Girl

252. Thompson Twins - In the Name of Love

253. Julie Brown - The Homecoming Queen's Got a Gun

254. Falco - Rock Me Amadeus

255. Oingo Boingo - Weird Science

256. Stray Cats - Stray Cat Strut

257. Ministry - Work for Love

258. Duran Duran - Hungry Like the Wolf

259. The Go-Go's - Vacation

260. Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead

261. Alphaville - Forever Young

262. Boys Don't Cry - I Wanna Be a Cowboy

263. Talking Heads - And She Was

264. Altered Images - Happy Birthday

265. Duran Duran - The Reflex

266. Gene Loves Jezebel - Desire

267. Morrissey - Every Day is Like Sunday

268. The Clash - This is Radio The Clash

269. OMD - So in Love

270. Men At Work - Who Can It Be Now?

271. Falco - Der Kommisar

272. Flesh for Lulu - Postcards from Paradise

273. Elvis Costello - Watching the Detectives

274. Midnight Oil - Beds are Burning

275. Toni Basil - Mickey

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

277. Bananarama - Cruel Summer

278. 999 - Homicide

279. Boomtown Rats - I Don't Like Mondays

280. Ministry - Every Day is Halloween

281. The Motels - Only the Lonely

282. Depeche Mode - Get the Balance Right

283. The Cult - Edie (Ciao Baby)

284. Bryan Ferry - Slave to Love

285. The Ramones - Sheena is a Punk Rocker

286. Toto Coelo - I Eat Cannibals

287. Blondie - Accidents Never Happen

288. INXS - ?

289-298. ?

299. The Cure - The Walk

300. Dream Academy - Life in a Northern Town

301. Talking Heads - Stay Up Late

302. INXS - Original Sin

303. David Bowie - Fame

304. Echo & the Bunnymen - The Cutter

305. Missing Persons - Mental Hopscotch

306. Red Rockers - China

307. The Smiths - Ask

308. OMD - Tesla Girls

309. Faith No More - We Care a Lot

310. Pet Shop Boys - Love Comes Quickly

311. Big Audio Dynamite II - The Globe

312. Sinéad O'Connor - Mandinka

313. Talking Heads - Psycho Killer

314. Crowded House - Don't Dream It's Over

315. Sisters of Mercy - This Corrosion

316. Naked Eyes - Promises Promises

317. King - Love and Pride

318. The Cult - Fire Woman

319. 10,000 Maniacs - What's the Matter Here

320. U2 - Gloria

321. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Cities in Dust

322. Morrissey - Suedehead

323. Beastie Boys - Rock Hard

324. The Smiths - Panic

325. Eddie Grant - Electric Avenue

326. The Cure - Lullaby

327. Tommy Tutone - 867-5309/Jenny

328. Yello - Oh Yeah

329. U2 - Bullet the Blue Sky

330. Depeche Mode - Shake the Disease

331. World Party - Ship of Fools

332. New Order - Shellshock

333. R.E.M. - Stand

334. Sparks - Cool Places

335. The Psychedelic Furs - Heaven

336. Tears for Fears - Pale Shelter

337. Oingo Boingo - We Close Our Eyes

338. U2 - Two Hearts Beat as One

339. Erasure - Oh L'Amour

340. Adam Ant - Desperate But Not Serious

341. Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know?

342. Culture Club - Church of the Poison Mind

343. Bow Wow Wow - W.O.R.K.

344. David Bowie - Heroes

345. They Might Be Giants - Don't Lets Start

346. The Bangles - Walk Like an Egyptian

347. EBN-AZN - AEIOU (and Sometimes Y)

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

349. The Specials - Ghost Town

350. The B-52's - Legal Tender

351. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - What's So Funny About Peace, Love, and Understanding

352. Madness - Madness

353. Cheap Trick - Surrender

354. Love and Rockets - Ball of Confusion

355. Sinéad O'Connor - I Want Your (Hands on Me)

356. Split Enz - I Got You

357. Eurythmics - Here Comes the Rain

358. Fine Young Cannibals - She Drives Me Crazy

359. The Police - King of Pain

360. Musical Youth - Pass the Dutchie

361. Howard Jones - New Song

362. Bow Wow Wow - Baby Oh No

363. INXS - I Send a Message

364. ABC - Be Near Me

365. The B-52's - Dance This Mess Around

366. English Beat - Tears of a Clown

367. The Cars - Let's Go

368. The Pretenders - Don't Get Me Wrong

369. R.E.M. - Orange Crush

370. Blondie - Hanging on the Telephone

371. The Fixx - Saved By Zero

372. C-Bank - One More Shot

373. Oingo Boingo - Goodbye Goodbye

374. Bananarama - Venus

375. Talking Heads - Take Me to the River

376. UB40 - The Way You Do the Things You Do

377. The Police - Synchronicity II

378. Depeche Mode - Stripped

379. The Cure - Hot! Hot! Hot!

380. The Jesus and Mary Chain - Head On

381. Aztec Camera - Oblivious

382. Culture Club - Do You Really Want to Hurt Me?

383. The Replacements - I'll Be You

384. Bronski Beat - Small Town Boy

385. R.E.M. - Superman

386. David Bowie - Suffragette City

387. The Police - Spirits in the Material World

388. Blondie - The Hardest Part

389. U2 - Desire

390. Dead or Alive - Lover Come Back

391. Elvis Costello - Veronica

392. The B-52's - Planet Claire

393. The Cars - You Might Think

394. The Fixx - Red Skies (at Night)

395. Depeche Mode - But Not Tonight

396. Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out

397. Adam & the Ants - Antmusic

398. The Human League - (Keep Feeling) Fascination

399. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Fight Like a Brave

400. Lenny Kravitz - Let Love Rule

401. Billy Idol - Flesh for Fantasy

402. The Waitresses - I Know What Boys Like

403. Love and Rockets - No New Tale to Tell

404. Midnight Oil - The Dead Heart

405. Murray Head - One Night in Bangkok

406. The Pretenders - The Wait

407. INXS - Devil Inside

408. Erasure - Sometimes

409. The Cars - Dangerous Type

410. Echo & the Bunnymen - Never Stop

411. The The - Uncertain Smile

412. General Public - Hot You're Cool

413. Duran Duran - Union of the Snake

414. The Alarm - Rain in the Summertime

415. Bryan Ferry - Kiss and Tell

416. Tears for Fears - Mad World

417. Oingo Boingo - Pain

418. Peter Gabriel - Shock the Monkey

419. Lene Lovich - Lucky Number

420. Alphaville - Big in Japan

421. Devo - Satisfaction

422. The Bangles - Manic Monday

423. Burning Sensations - Belly of the Whale

424. The Clash - Clampdown

425. U2 - In God's Country

426. The Cars - My Best Friend's Girl

427. Billy Idol - Mony Mony

428. Killer Pussy - Teenage Enema Nurses in Bondage

429. Icehouse - No Promises

430. Elvis Costello & the Attractions - Pump It Up

431. Talk Talk - Talk Talk

432. The Vandals - Ladykiller

433. Duran Duran - A View to a Kill

434. U2 - Everlasting Love

435. Oingo Boingo - Grey Matter

436. The Damned - Alone Again Or

437. Gang of Four - I Love a Man in Uniform

438. The Cure - Primary

439. The Human League - Human

440. The B-52's - Strobe Light

441. Thomas Dolby - Europa and the Pirate Twins

442. The Police - Walking on the Moon

443. The Cars - Shake It Up

444. New Order - Round and Round

445. The Art of Noise - Legs

446. The Ramones - Beat on the Brat

447. Bananarama - I Heard a Rumor

448. Midnight Oil - Power and the Passion

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

450. Thompson Twins - Lay Your Hands on Me

451. Blancmange - Don't Tell Me

452. Public Image Ltd. - Rise

453. The Police - Driven to Tears

454. The Smithereens - A Girl Like You

455. Culture Club - Time (Clock of the Heart)

456. Peter Gabriel - Solsbury Hill

457. Dead or Alive - Brand New Lover

458. Information Society - What's on Your Mind

459. The Fixx - Stand or Fall

460. The Alarm - 68 Guns

461. David Bowie - Young Americans

462. Bronski Beat - Hit That Perfect Beat

463. Talking Heads - Wild Wild Life

464. Oingo Boingo - Violent Love

465. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Christine

466. The Go-Go's - This Town

467. The Call - When the Walls Came Down

468. Pet Shop Boys - What Have I Done to Deserve This?

469. The Cars - You're All I've Got Tonight

470. Wire Train - Chamber of Hellos

471. Billy Idol - To Be a Lover

472. The Police - So Lonely

473. X - Wild Thing

474. Duran Duran - Planet Earth

475. Blancmange - Living on the Ceiling

476. Level 42 - Something About You

477. Devo - Jerkin' Back and Forth

478. Talking Heads - Road to Nowhere

479. Roxy Music - Love is the Drug

480. Suburban Lawns - Janitor

481. The Payolas - Eyes of a Stranger

482. Elvis Costello - Alison

483. Tones on Tail - Go!

484. Josie Cotton - Johnny Are You Queer

485. The Clash - I Fought the Law

486. The Pretenders - Talk of the Town

487. The Normal - Warm Leatherette

488. U2 - A Sort of Homecoming

489. New Order - Age of Consent

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

491. The Cure - Killing an Arab

492. 20/20 - Yellow Pills

493. XTC - Mayor of Simpleton

494. Kraftwerk - The Telephone Call

495. The Stranglers - Always the Sun

496. The B-52's - Quiche Lorraine

497. The Cramps - Goo Goo Muck

498. ?

499. Elvis Costello - (The Angels Wanna Wear My) Red Shoes

500. The Art of Noise - Peter Gunn

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