Friday, April 13, 2012


Contrary to my previous post, I'm sorry to say that there will not be any more 80s Obsesso shows from this point forward.

Thank you to all of our fans over this past year and a half. I had a blast!


Friday, March 16, 2012

1980s drinking songs!!

In honor of St. Patrick's Day this weekend, Ferris and Jake select their favorite alcohol related drinkin' songs from the 80s!

Click HERE to download as an MP3.

1. I Drink Alone - George Thorogood
2. Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well? - Buster Poindexter
3. Six Pack - Black Flag
4. Too Drunk To Fuck - Dead Kennedys
5. Demon Alcohol - Ozzy Osbourne
6. Red Red Wine -UB40
7. Alcohol - The Specials
8. Brass Monkey -Beastie Boys
9. Streams of Whiskey - The Pogues
10. Tom Waits - Jockey Full of Bourbon

Now go get your drink on yo!

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

80s Alternative and Collge Rock Download and Playlist!

Jake and Ferris recount their favorite songs and memories of 80s college rock. Download the show HERE!


1. The Fall - The Classical
2. Siousxie and the Banshees - Peekaboo
3. Big Black - Kitty Empire
4. Janes Addiction - Mountain Song
5. REM - Radio Free Europe
6. Violent Femmes - I Held Her In My Arms
7. Crazy 8s - Johnny Q
8. Sonic Youth - Bubblegum
9. The Pixies - Broken Face
10. Killing Joke - The Eighties

Wednesday, February 29, 2012

Best Rock Instrumentals Download and Playlist!

Jake and Ferris pick their favorite instrumental songs that were not used in soundtracks. All rock album tracks spliced with classic 80s commercials and commentary. Download HERE!


1. Rush - YYZ
2. Siouxsie and the Banshees - Quarter Drawing of the Dogs
3. The Police - Behind My Camel
4. U2 - Bass Trap
5. A Flock of Seagulls - D.N.A.
6. Jan Hammer - Crockett's Theme
7. Frank Zappa - Jazz From Hell
8. Art of Noise - Peter Gunn
9. Duran Duran - Tiger Tiger
10. Yes - Cinema
11. The English Beat - March of the Swivelheads

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

Anti V-Day Break-up Songs!

As a follow up to the Valentine's Day show, Jake and Ferris explore the best songs about heartbreak, longing, and regret. Download the show HERE!

1.Joan Jett - I Hate Myself For Loving You
2. Paula Abdul - Cold Hearted
3. J. Geils Band - Love Stinks
4. Quiet Riot - Love's A Bitch
5. Phil Collins - Against All Odds
6. Fischer Z - So Long
7. ELO - The Fall
8. Guns 'n' Roses - I Used To Love Her
9. Weird Al - One More Minute
10. The Police - Every Breathe You

Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Valentines Download and Playlist!

Jake and Ferris pick their favorite romantic, yearning, and loving songs for this valentines day. Replete with choice clips from classic valentine's tv episdodes. Download the show HERE!

1. LL Cool J - I Need Love
2. Marvin Gaye - Sexual Healing (live)
3. Allison Moyet - Love Letters
4. Stacey Q - I Love You
5. Madness - It Must Be Love
6. Survivor - High On You
7. Hall and Oates - One on One
8. David Sylvian - Forbidden Colours
9. Breathe - Hands To Heaven
10. Whitney Houston - You Give Good Love

Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Top Producers Download and Playlist!

Jake and Ferris pick their top producers of the 80s this week and share examples of their immaculately produced craft. Download the show HERE!


1. The Ramones - Do You Remember Rock
'n' Roll Radio? (Phil Spector)
2. The Stone Roses - I Wanna Be Adored
John Leckie)
3. David Bowie - Modern Love (Nile
4. Bobby Brown - My Perogative
(Babyface and L.A. Reid)
5. The Cars - Touch and Go (Roy Thomas
6. Boston - We're Ready (Tom Scholz)
7. Skinny Puppy - Who's Laughing Now?
8. Joy Division - Isolation (Martin
9. OMD - Romance of the Telescope
(Rhett Davies)
10. Frankie Goes To Hollywood - Two
Tribes (Trevor Horn)
11. Madonna - Spotlight (Stephen Bray)
12. Talking Heads - Born Under Punches
(Brian Eno)