Soundwaves 10@10: August 3, 2016
Soundwaves presents brand new editions of 10@10, the beloved long-running radio show that features ten great songs from one great year, as well as numerous samples of political, historical and pop culture happenings. Hosted by Dennis Willis and featuring original 10@10 host Dave Morey, Soundwaves 10@10 is the ultimate pop culture celebration loved by thousands of devoted fans.
Welcome to the next generation of 10@10, hosted by Dennis Willis, and featuring original 10@10 maestro Dave Morey.
It’s all here … birthdays! The big wheel! Mystery years! It’s the 10@10 you know and love, and it’s back every Mondays, Wednesdays and Friday right here at 10:00 AM.
Today, it’s the year of the Go-Go’s, the Greatest American Hero, Raiders of the Lost Ark, and the birth of MTV!
It’s … 1981!
Tell a friend … spread the word … and get involved. Use the comment section below to share your thoughts, send us birthday requests, and vote for BEST OF SET.
If you want to keep the songs a mystery, we’ve got you covered! But if you want to peek at the list, highlight the text below.
-MTV’s first minutes! – August 1, 1981
1. Go-Go’s, Our Lips Are Sealed
-News: Iran hostages released
2. Rolling Stones, Start Me Up
3. Joey Scarbury, Theme from Greatest American Hero (Believe It Or Not)
4. Frankie Smith, Double Dutch Bus
5. Billy Squier, The Stroke
-News: Pope John Paul II assassination attempt
6. Quarterflash, Harden My Heart
-News: President Reagan nominates Sandra Day O’Connor to Supreme Court
7. Devo, Working in a Coal Mine
8. Rick Springfield, Jessie’s Girl
-Movie: The Cannonball Run
9. April Wine, Just Between You and Me
-Movie: Raiders of the Lost Ark
10. Rick James, Super Freak