1980's hidden gems and guilty pleasures

Here are a few hidden gems and guilty pleasures from the Synth pop days of the 1980′s. The tune spotters out there will spot some that helped shape and influences the different styles of dance music that was to follow.

Tom Tom Club–Genius Of Love (Long Version)

Chris & Cosey W/ The Eurythmics–Sweet Surprise (12 Inch Mix)

Siouxsie & The Banshees–Dear Prudence (12 inch)

Yazoo–Nobody’s Diary (Extended Mix)

The Fun Boy Three–Our Lips Are Sealed (12 Inch Mix)

Kraftwerk–Tour De France (Extended Version)

Alexander Robotnick–Problems D’Amour (12 Inch Extended Mix)

Krafterk–Neon Lights (12 Inch Mix)

Yazoo–Don’t Go (Re-Remix)

Dominatrix–The Dominatrix Sleeps Tonight (Hot Tracks Mix)

Kraftwerk–The Telephone Call (12 Inch Mix)

Chris & Cosey–Synaesthesia (Daniel Miller Mix)
Ollie & Jerry–There’s No Stopping Us (Club Mix)

Jody Watley–Most Of All (Do You Want To Dance With Me Remix)

Visage–In The Year 2525

Kraftwerk–The Robots (Ultimix DJ Version)

Chris & Cosey–Workout (Extended Mix)

Yaz–Situation (Deadline Mix)

Tom Tom Club–Pleasure Of Love (Long Version)

Visage–Mind Of A Toy (Dance Mix)

Sharp & Numan–No More Lies (Extended Mix)

The Human League–Love Action (12 inch mix)

The Cure–The Lovecats (Extended Version)

ABC–How To Be A Zillionaire (RZMD DJ Mix)

Human League–Don’t You Want Me? (Fascination Disco Mix)

The Cure–Lullaby (Extended 12 inch mix)

Visage–Frequency 7 (Dance Mix)


  • 18/04/2008 - 11:06 | Permalink

    visage track turns me up! :)

  • otto808
    27/04/2008 - 10:18 | Permalink

    oh man, great-great pleasure for me to listen to ABC, How To Be A Zillionaire (RZMD DJ Mix). My sweet sixteen. Thank you for this track and bravo-bravo for your webwite.

  • mark
    05/02/2009 - 19:58 | Permalink

    hi ther can you help the zshare link for siouxsie banshees dear prudence 12″ mix isnt working do you have any more links cheers

    • 05/02/2009 - 20:08 | Permalink

      Hi Mark

      Sorry cannot help you out with it at the moment…I do not have the vinyl to record ….and can’t find the mp3 on my hd’s ….you could try discogs.com and but it there, that would be your best bet….

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