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REDISCOVER THE '80s: College Rock

Rock went to college in the ‘80s: smart, DIY bands updated the sound of their record collections.

82 songs (5 hours and 37 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Radio Free Europe (Remastered 2006)
R.E.M. - And I Feel Fine.....The Best Of The IRS Years 82-87
4:06
2
Can't Hardly Wait (2008 Remaster)
The Replacements - Pleased to Meet Me (Expanded) [Explicit]
3:08
3
I Will Follow
U2 - The Best Of 1980 - 1990
3:35
4
Where Is My Mind?
Pixies - Surfer Rosa (Remastered)
3:55
5
And She Was (2003 Remaster)
Talking Heads - The Best of Talking Heads
3:37
6
Blister In The Sun
Violent Femmes - Born To Rock - 60 Tracks of Classic Rock
2:26
7
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (2011 Remaster)
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
4:04
8
Inbetween Days
The Cure - Greatest Hits
2:56
9
Cities In Dust (Single Version)
Siouxsie And The Banshees - The Best Of...
4:03
10
Under the Milky Way
The Church - Under The Milky Way
4:59
11
Lips Like Sugar
Echo And The Bunnymen - Original Album Series
4:51
12
She Sells Sanctuary
The Cult - Love
4:23
13
Jane Says
Jane's Addiction - Nothing's Shocking [Explicit]
4:47
14
Don't Want to Know If You Are Lonely
Hüsker Dü - Candy Apple Grey
3:30
15
Mexican Radio
Wall Of Voodoo - Mexican Radio
4:11
16
Just Like Honey
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Original Album Series [Explicit]
3:02
17
Shadowplay
Joy Division - The Best Of
3:52
18
About A Girl
Nirvana - Bleach
2:48
19
Teen Age Riot
Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation (Deluxe Edition)
6:57
20
Straight to Hell (Remastered)
The Clash - Combat Rock (Remastered)
5:30
21
Eighties (2007 Digital Remaster)
Killing Joke - Rock 80s
3:59
22
We Care A Lot
Faith No More - We Care a Lot (Deluxe Band Edition (Remastered))
4:10
23
Dead Man's Party
Oingo Boingo - Best O' Boingo
6:22
24
Roam
The B-52's - Cosmic Thing
4:55
25
Bittersweet
The Hoodoo Gurus - Mars Needs Guitars!
3:50
26
Senses Working Overtime
XTC - Fossil Fuel: The XTC Singles Collection 1977 - 1992
4:34
27
Town Called Malice
The Jam - Snap
2:54
28
Birthday
The Sugarcubes - Life's Too Good
3:58
29
Mandinka
Sinead O'Connor - Lion and the Cobra
3:47
30
Bizarre Love Triangle
New Order - 80 Smash Hits of the 80s
4:20
31
Suedehead (2010 Remaster)
Morrissey - Bona Drag
3:42
32
Pretty in Pink
The Psychedelic Furs - The Best Of
3:59
33
Cuts You Up
Peter Murphy - Deep
5:27
34
Crash
The Primitives - Lovely
2:31
35
Oblivious
Aztec Camera - The Best Of Aztec Camera
3:10
36
Save It for Later
The Beat - Hard to Beat
3:33
37
I Got You
Split Enz - True Colours
3:29
38
There She Goes
The La's - The La's
2:39
39
Don't Dream It's Over
Crowded House - The Very Very Best Of Crowded House
3:58
40
See A Little Light
Bob Mould - Workbook
3:32
41
Someday, Someway (Remastered)
Marshall Crenshaw - This Is Easy: The Best Of Marshall Crenshaw
2:49
42
A Million Miles Away (Album Version)
The Plimsouls - 80s Alternative
3:35
43
Brass in Pocket (2006 Remaster)
The Pretenders - Pretenders [Expanded & Remastered] [Explicit]
3:06
44
Don't Stand So Close To Me
The Police - Zenyatta Mondatta (Remastered 2003)
4:02
45
Party at Ground Zero
Fishbone - Fishbone
6:30
46
Higher Ground
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Greatest Hits [Explicit]
3:23
47
A Girl Like You
The Smithereens - The 7th Inning Stretch Sessions
4:34
48
Don't Change
INXS - Need You Tonight (And Other Hits!)
4:27
49
So Alive
Love And Rockets - Love And Rockets
4:17
50
Running up That Hill
Kate Bush - Vuelve al Sábado Noche (Los 80 De Los 80)
4:51
51
Mad World
Tears For Fears - The Hurting
3:35
52
A Kissed Out Red Floatboat
Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll
4:10
53
I Wanna Be Adored (Remastered)
The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses (20th Anniversary Legacy Edition)
4:52
54
I Love a Man in a Uniform
Gang Of Four - 80s Alternative
4:07
55
Head Like A Hole
Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine (Remastered) [Explicit]
5:00
56
Beds Are Burning (Remastered)
Midnight Oil - Essential Oils
4:15
57
Never Let Me Down Again
Depeche Mode - Music for the Masses (Deluxe)
4:47
58
This Is the Day
The The - Soul Mining
4:57
59
Slave To Love
Bryan Ferry - Boys And Girls (Remastered 1999)
4:26
60
Rain in the Summertime (Remastered)
The Alarm - Eye of the Hurricane (1987-1988 Remastered)
5:14
61
Golden Brown
The Stranglers - The Collection 1977-1982
3:26
62
My Ever Changing Moods (Single Version)
The Style Council - Greatest Hits
4:03
63
Everyday I Write The Book
Elvis Costello - The Best Of The First 10 Years
3:54
64
Like the Weather
10,000 Maniacs - In My Tribe
3:56
65
Sweet Jane
Cowboy Junkies - The Trinity Session
3:35
66
Happy Hour
The Housemartins - London 0 Hull 4
2:24
67
Ana Ng
They Might Be Giants - Lincoln
3:23
68
Anything, Anything (I'll Give You)
Dramarama - Cinema Verite
3:26
69
Take the Skinheads Bowling
Camper Van Beethoven - Cooking Vinyl 1986 - 2016
2:32
70
Punk Rock Girl
The Dead Milkmen - Beelzebubba [Explicit]
2:38
71
Los Angeles [Explicit]
X - 80's Punk
2:24
72
Freak Scene [Explicit]
Dinosaur Jr. - Bug (Remastered)
3:36
73
Plateau
Meat Puppets - II
2:22
74
History Lesson Part 2 [Explicit]
Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
2:12
75
Waiting Room
Fugazi - 13 Songs
2:53
76
That's When I Reach For My Revolver
Mission Of Burma - Signals, Calls and Marches
3:53
77
Totally Wired
The Fall - Rebellious Jukebox
3:23
78
The Boy With The Perpetual Nervousness (Demo Version)
The Feelies - Crazy Rhythms
3:48
79
And We Danced
The Hooters - Nervous Night
3:48
80
Waiting for the Great Leap Forwards
Billy Bragg - Must I Paint You a Picture?: The Essential Billy Bragg
4:36
81
Song For Whoever (Single Version)
The Beautiful South - Solid Bronze - Great Hits [Explicit]
4:04
82
Come on Home
Everything But The Girl - Baby, the Stars Shine Bright
3:20