Marvin Hamster Music Emporium – MH215

The Marvin Hamster Music Emporium is two hours of alternate music from the 80s and 90s brought to you by your Rodent of Retro. The show is usually six sets of about 20 minutes. Each set has a theme, or combination of songs that fit together somehow.

Oiled Bunny Fur Set, starting the show with some upbeat, heart pumping, songs.
Power And The Passion (Remastered Version) – Midnight Oil
Kick – INXS
The Cutter – Echo & The Bunnymen
Heartbeat – The Psychedelic Furs

Sex In The Car Set, now that we have the heart pumping, how about some sex in the car?
Too Much Sex, Not Enough Affection – Timbuk 3
Stop This Car – The Woodentops
Drive She Said – Stan Ridgway
Backwater – Meat Puppets
A Girl Like You – The Smithereens

Cigarette Evidence Set, after sex, it is time for a cigarette.
Cigarette of a Single Man – Squeeze
Day in Day Out – XTC
Digging in the Dirt – Peter Gabriel
Evidence – Faith No More

Heavenly Airwaves Set, cooling down with some mid-tempo ethereal synth-pop.
Airwaves – Thomas Dolby
Wasted – Blancmange
New Gold Dream (81-82-83-84) – Simple Minds
Images Of Heaven – Peter Godwin

Lie In Your Diary Set, contains, no lie, all early 80s sequencer synth.
Work For Love – Ministry
Lie To Me – Depeche Mode
Nobody’s Diary – Yazoo
Fade To Grey – Visage

International Pursuit Set, going international for some sleepy-time end music.
International (Global Mix) – Thomas Leer
The Pursuit of Accidents – Level 42

Get more info at the Marvin Hamster website.

Author: Marty Kuhrt

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