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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.

83 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 (Remastered 2008)
U2 - Boy (Remastered)
3:37
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 - Violent Femmes [Explicit]
2:25
7
There Is a Light That Never Goes Out (2011 Remaster)
The Smiths - The Queen Is Dead
4:04
8
In Between Days (Remastered)
The Cure - The Head On The Door
2:58
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 - Indie Love [Explicit]
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 - New Wave Hits Of The 80s
4:08
16
Just Like Honey
The Jesus And Mary Chain - Psychocandy [Explicit]
3:02
17
Shadowplay (2019 Digital Master)
Joy Division - Unknown Pleasures (2019 Digital Master)
3:55
18
About A Girl (2009 Re-mastered Version)
Nirvana - Bleach (Deluxe)
2:48
19
Teen Age Riot (Album Version)
Sonic Youth - Daydream Nation (Deluxe Edition)
6:57
20
Straight to Hell (Remastered)
The Clash - Sound System
5:30
21
Rise
Public Image Ltd. - Public Image Ltd.
6:18
22
Eighties (2007 Digital Remaster)
Killing Joke - Night Time
3:59
23
We Care a Lot
Faith No More - We Care a Lot (Deluxe Band Edition) [Remastered]
4:10
24
Dead Man's Party
Oingo Boingo - Best O' Boingo
6:22
25
Roam
The B-52's - Cosmic Thing
4:55
26
Bittersweet
The Hoodoo Gurus - Mars Needs Guitars!
3:50
27
Senses Working Overtime
XTC - Fossil Fuel: The XTC Singles Collection 1977 - 1992
4:34
28
Town Called Malice
The Jam - The Very Best Of The Jam
2:53
29
Birthday
The Sugarcubes - Life's Too Good
3:58
30
Mandinka
Sinead O'Connor - Lion and the Cobra
3:47
31
Bizarre Love Triangle
New Order - Brotherhood (Collector's Edition)
4:23
32
Suedehead (2010 Remaster)
Morrissey - Bona Drag (Remastered)
3:42
33
Pretty in Pink
The Psychedelic Furs - Talk Talk Talk
3:59
34
Cuts You Up
Peter Murphy - Deep
5:27
35
Crash
The Primitives - Best Of
2:32
36
Oblivious
Aztec Camera - High Land, Hard Rain
3:12
37
Save It For Later
The English Beat - Special Beat Service (Remastered)
3:33
38
I Got You
Split Enz - True Colours
3:29
39
There She Goes
The La's - The La's
2:42
40
Don't Dream It's Over
Crowded House - Crowded House
3:56
41
See A Little Light
Bob Mould - Workbook
3:32
42
Someday, Someway (Remastered)
Marshall Crenshaw - This Is Easy: The Best Of Marshall Crenshaw
2:49
43
A Million Miles Away
The Plimsouls - Classic 80s Movie Songs
3:32
44
Brass in Pocket (2006 Remaster)
The Pretenders - Pretenders [Expanded & Remastered] [Explicit]
3:06
45
Don't Stand So Close To Me
The Police - Zenyatta Mondatta (Remastered 2003)
4:02
46
Party at Ground Zero
Fishbone - Fishbone
6:30
47
Higher Ground (Remastered)
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Mother's Milk [Explicit]
3:21
48
A Girl Like You
The Smithereens - Greatest Hits... Revisited
4:37
49
Don't Change
INXS - Shabooh Shoobah
4:26
50
So Alive
Love And Rockets - Love And Rockets
4:17
51
Running up That Hill
Kate Bush - Vuelve al Sábado Noche (Los 80 De Los 80)
4:51
52
Mad World
Tears For Fears - The Hurting
3:35
53
A Kissed Out Red Floatboat
Cocteau Twins - Blue Bell Knoll
4:10
54
Cupid Come
My Bloody Valentine - Isn't Anything [Explicit]
4:29
55
I Wanna Be Adored (Remastered)
The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses (20th Anniversary Legacy Edition)
4:52
56
I Love a Man in a Uniform
Gang Of Four - 80s Alternative
4:07
57
Head Like A Hole
Nine Inch Nails - Pretty Hate Machine (Remastered) [Explicit]
5:00
58
Beds Are Burning (Remastered)
Midnight Oil - Diesel And Dust
4:15
59
Never Let Me Down Again (2006 Remaster)
Depeche Mode - Music For The Masses [Digital Version]
4:50
60
This Is the Day
The The - Soul Mining
4:57
61
Slave To Love
Bryan Ferry - Boys And Girls (Remastered 1999)
4:26
62
Rain in the Summertime (Remastered)
The Alarm - Eye of the Hurricane (1987-1988 Remastered)
5:14
63
Golden Brown
The Stranglers - La Folie [Explicit]
3:26
64
My Ever Changing Moods (Single Version)
The Style Council - Greatest Hits
4:04
65
Everyday I Write The Book
Elvis Costello - The Best Of The First 10 Years
3:54
66
Like the Weather
10,000 Maniacs - In My Tribe
3:56
67
Sweet Jane
Cowboy Junkies - The Trinity Session
3:35
68
Happy Hour
The Housemartins - The Last King Of Pop [Explicit]
2:21
69
Ana Ng
They Might Be Giants - Lincoln
3:23
70
Anything, Anything (I'll Give You)
Dramarama - Cinema Verite
3:26
71
Take the Skinheads Bowling
Camper Van Beethoven - Cooking Vinyl 1986 - 2016
2:32
72
Punk Rock Girl
The Dead Milkmen - Beelzebubba [Explicit]
2:38
73
Los Angeles
X - 80's Punk
2:24
74
Touch Me I'm Sick (remastered)
Mudhoney - Superfuzz Bigmuff: Deluxe Edition
2:32
75
Freak Scene [Explicit]
Dinosaur Jr. - Bug [Explicit]
3:36
76
History Lesson Part 2
Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
2:12
77
That's When I Reach For My Revolver
Mission Of Burma - Signals, Calls and Marches
3:53
78
Totally Wired
The Fall - Rebellious Jukebox
3:23
79
The Boy With The Perpetual Nervousness (Demo)
The Feelies - Crazy Rhythms
3:46
80
And We Danced
The Hooters - Nervous Night
3:48
81
Waiting for the Great Leap Forwards
Billy Bragg - Must I Paint You a Picture?: The Essential Billy Bragg
4:36
82
Song For Whoever (Single Version)
The Beautiful South - The Last King Of Pop [Explicit]
4:05
83
Come on Home (2012 Remaster)
Everything But The Girl - Baby, the Stars Shine Bright (Deluxe Edition)
3:22