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Every Monday night (Tuesday morning) on ABC1 now a Vault special

Rage just replied this to my comment:

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We will! Every Monday night on ABC1 will be a Vault special


Last night they played bands from Manchester, from 12:55-2:59am.

Sadly there aren't playlists for these shows as yet, though it was interesting not knowing what was going to air.


Last Monday night they aired Vault videos from Australian artists, though I missed it.

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Cool. I did record it last night after you mentioned it. May be worth setting the recorder for.

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Do you have the list of each Vault special from Rage which on ABC1 every Monday night [Tuesday morning] before? I want to see what's coming up soon.

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The playlists aren't posted, to date, unfortunately. They posted that a Manchester artists Vault special was airing this week at about 7:30pm. It was lucky that I checked their page just before shutting down my computer that night, or I would have missed it.

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Here's the rundown on the ABC1 episodes during the week:

"Sorry for the late reply - yes. Monday will be a VAULT, Tuesday will be a repeat of the evening GP, Wednesday will be the Chart (including M and MA-rated chart songs that we can't play in the morning), and Thursday will be metal/rock new releases."

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Tonight's episode:

Stay up late tonight for a special Sub Pop Records VAULT featuring 90's alt rock legends Mudhoney, Sebadoh & Eric's Trip as well as clips from Postal Service, Wolf Parade & Beach House.


Not really worth bothering with

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They are having a Vault Special next Saturday night, hope there are a few gems that will turn up.

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Quote: Guru Bob
They are having a Vault Special next Saturday night, hope there are a few gems that will turn up.


Do you mean 'next' Saturday as in the first weekend in December, or this coming weekend? This weekend's going to be a Recovery 'special'. I hope that doesn't count as a 'Vault special' in their minds!

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I meant this weekend as that is what is on the digital TV Guide. I would be very happy if they do play a whole night of Recovery as that will lessen the need to play it in January.

I don't mind Recovery in general but when it is shown instead of Countdown in January it is shattering. Hopefully this method will solve the problem. They did this last year as well if my memory serves me right.

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Yeah, they had a Recovery special last year, too.

It's quite bizarre how Recovery is so revered by rage though, given it only lasted 4 years (maybe 5 calendar years - though from memory the last 2 of those didn't have Dylan hosting).

I like some 'alternative' music, but remember catching bits of the show when channel surfing and thinking it looked like car crash TV, it was that bad. Dylan was a shocking host, and the audience looked so bored to be there most of the time (I don't blame them).

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Thanks for the update Nathan - I had no knowledge of this at all. I sent rage a request list for a Vault Special a couple of months ago. I wonder if that had any effect on rage deciding to do this?

Can anyone compile a list of the "Australian" and "Manchester" clips they played in recent weeks? Curious to know what they played.

Will permanently set my recorder every week for this just in case.

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I don't know which Australian clips they played, as I missed that episode unfortunately.

The Manchester special had (from memory, and not all of them):

The Stone Roses:
I Wanna Be Adored
She Bangs the Drums (version 2, the one they normally play)
Fools Gold

Inspiral Carpets:
This Is How It Feels
She Comes In the Fall (they hadn't aired this one since 2001)

808 State:
10 x 10
Pacific

A Certain Ratio:
The Big E
Shack Up

Lamb:
Softly
Gorecki

Black Grape:
Get Higher (they hadn't aired this one since 2001)
In the Name of the Father

Happy Mondays:
Kinky Afro
Lazyitis (maybe)

Electronic:
Late At Night (this hadn't aired since 2002)
Getting Away With It (version 2, the one they used to air when it was in the top 50)

New Order:
Thieves Like Us (I think)

James:
Laid


They also had a few random rage ID's (the artist/band introducing themselves) from the Vault, too, of Ian Brown (from The Stone Roses), Lamb & New Order.

Overall it was a good special, but only a handful of clips they hadn't aired in recent years.

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Thanks for the playlist... if they continue to play a few gems that haven't seen the light of day for 10+ years then this will be a great addition to the rage portfolio.

Mind you I think ABC should just create a 24 hour rage channel. The ABC has room for at least one more SD channel.

Channel 9 now fits 6 channels into its multiplex (1xHD + 5xSD) - the primary channel in both HD and SD, and Gem, Go!, Life and Extra (the low bitrate shopping channel).

Re: Every Monday night (Tuesday morning) on ABC1 now a Vault special

One clip I forgot when I posted that list - they also aired New Order's 'Bizarre Love Triangle'.


Quote: Clip Magnet
Thanks for the playlist... if they continue to play a few gems that haven't seen the light of day for 10+ years then this will be a great addition to the rage portfolio.


Yeah, I'm hoping that's the case, too. These Vault shows seem to be themed, as the Saturday morning Vault segments have been since late 2014.


I agree that there should be a rage channel, though to be honest it would be a chore keeping up with it all; especially if the playlist wasn't announced before airing. They could easily put rage on overnight on ABC3 though in place of the station closing.

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Tonight's Vault theme is animated videos.

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Playlist for tonight's Vault show (posted on Facebook). 1991 is the theme:

SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - Kiss Them For Me
PET SHOP BOYS - Where The Streets Have No Name
SAINT ETIENNE - Only Love Can Break Your Heart
MASSIVE ATTACK - Unfinished Sympathy
ENIGMA - Sadeness
MADONNA - Justify My Love
DIVINYLS - I Touch Myself
PRINCE - Cream
LENNY KRAVITZ - It Ain't Over Til It's Over
SMASHING PUMPKINS - Siva
PIXIES - Alec Eiffel
NIRVANA - Come As You Are
PEARL JAM - Jeremy
SOUNDGARDEN - Jesus Christ Pose
METALLICA - Enter Sandman
SEPULTURA - Arise
ANTHRAX & PUBLIC ENEMY - Bring Tha Noise
PUBLIC ENEMY - Can't Truss It
ICE CUBE - Steady Mobbin'
LL COOL J - Mama Said Knock You Out
NAUGHTY BY NATURE - O.P.P.
SALT 'N' PEPA - Let's Talk About Sex
DE LA SOUL - A Rollerskating Jam Named 'Saturdays'
CRYSTAL WATERS - Gypsy Woman (She's Homeless)
PM DAWN - Set A Drift On Memory Bliss
BILLY BRAGG - Sexuality
R.E.M. - Losing My Religion
CROWDED HOUSE - It's Only Natural
YOTHU YINDY - Treaty
BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE - Rush

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Thanks for that info Nathan

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Quote: ohnoitisnathan
Playlist for tonight's Vault show (posted on Facebook). 1991 is the theme:

Ah... I was wondering what the theme was. I couldn't work it out.

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Tonight's Vault playlist:

For the VAULT tonight we have videos from Genesis, Peter Gabriel, Public Image Ltd., Bauhaus, Yes (official) and more. Tune in from 12:35am on ABC1. Playlist below.


SID VICIOUS - C'mon Everybody
PUBLIC IMAGE LIMITED - Rise
TIME ZONE - World Destruction
PETE SHELLEY - Telephone Operator
GARY NUMAN - I Die: You Die
BAUHAUS - Ziggy Stardust
LOVE AND ROCKETS - So Alive
PETER MURPHY - Cuts You Up
ART OF NOISE - Close (To The Edit)
ASIA - Heat Of The Moment
THE BUGGLES - Elstree
YES - Owner Of A Lonely Heart
YES - Madrigal
RICK WAKEMAN - I'm So Straight I'm A Weirdo
PETER GABRIEL - Modern Love
GENESIS - Keep It Dark
GENESIS - Man On The Corner
GODLEY & CREME - Save A Mountain For Me
10CC - I'm Not In Love

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I LOVE the Playlist tonight, I am SO excited about the RARE Pete Shelley video!!!!

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^ Yeah, and watermark-free Asia and Buggles videos. That "I'm So Straight I'm a Weirdo" video was interesting, too.

Any rare videos they dig out for these Vault playlists is a bonus. Though I have to say, some of these videos look and sound like you're watching an old VHS tape with the fuzziness/encoding quality.

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That was easily the best one so far. A number of those clips I had not seen before.

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Yes it was a teriffic vault last Tue. If this continues to be the calibre of what we'll get on a weekly basis then we will be very happy campers indeed! There were a couple of clips there that I have been after for ages.

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"I'm So Straight I'm a Weirdo" video is one I have wanted for a few years now as a young BLITZ KID Boy George is in the video. The first clip he stared in

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Tonight's 'Vault' theme is 2002. Think I'll be giving this one a miss

MISSY ELLIOTT - Work It
TWEET featuring MISSY ELLIOTT - Oops (Oh My)
TIMO MAAS featuring KELIS - Help Me
FELIX DA HOUSECAT - Silver Screen Shower Scene
DIRTY VEGAS - Days Go By
MOBY - We Are All Made Of Stars
DJ SHADOW - 6 Days
THE STREETS - Weak Become Heroes
LCD SOUNDSYSTEM - Losing My Edge
THE RAPTURE - House Of Jealous Lovers
THE WHITE STRIPES - Fell In Love With A Girl
INTERPOL - Obstacle 1
BECK - Lost Cause
AIR - How Does It Make You Feel
LADYTRON - Seventeen
BJORK - Cocoon
AVRIL - The Date

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D@mn, tonight's show is going to be a 'best of 2015' show instead I hope this doesn't mean they've scrapped the Monday night Vault show.


"In case you missed it, tonight on ABC we’re replaying some of the best videos of last year as featured in our 2015 Special – everyone from Iron Maiden, Grimes and Björk to Slayer, Thundercat and The Chemical Brothers. Tonight on ABC from 12:55am."

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Phew, they've replied it's 'just for tonight' that they're doing this instead of the usual Vault show.

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I enjoyed the 1991 special. Will be putting that one on disc. 2002 was a shocker! Too alternative and songs I didn't know.

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This coming Monday night/Tuesday morning rage Vault program runs for nearly 3 hours! Hopefully there's a lot of good Vault stuff on it.

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And of course the 3 hour Vault would be a UK hip hop one, due to some producer I've never heard of dying recently. While 2 Natalie Cole videos is all they could muster up...

Tonight's playlist:

MARK B and BLADE - Ya Don't See The Signs
MARK B featuring TOMMY EVANS - Move Now
BRAINTAX featuring DUBBLEDGE - Anti-Grey
JEHST - Monotony
GHOST featuring ASAVIOUR and VERB T -Exactly (Remix)
YES KING featuring MYSTRO - One Of Those Days
MYSTRO - Who U Gonna Blame
SPEECH DEBELLE featuring MICACHU -Better Days
RODNEY P - The Nice Up
EVIL ED featuring YUNGUN - Nico Suave
YUNGUN & MR THING - Forget Me Not
TY - Closer
NEW FLESH - Communicate
NEW FLESH - Stick and Move
NEW FLESH FOR OLD - Eye Of The Hurricane
ROOTS MANUVA - Juggle Tings Proper
ROOTS MANUVA - Dreamy Days
ROOTS MANUVA - Colossal Insight
HEXSTATIC featuring JUICE ALEEM - Distorted Minds
WILEY - Wot Do U Call It
WILEY - My Mistakes
DIZZEE RASCAL - I Love U
THE STREETS - Let's Push Things Forward
ESTELLE - 1980
MS DYNAMITE - Dy-Na-Mi-Tee
NIGHTMARES ON WAX - Know My Name
RAE and CHRISTIAN featuring - DINAH WASHINGTON - Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby
RAE and CHRISTIAN featuring VEBA -Spellbound
RAE and CHRISTIAN featuring VEBA - All I Ask
RAE and CHRISTIAN featuring BOBBY WOMACK - Get A Life
HEXSTATIC - Living Stereo
HEXSTATIC - Salvador
THE HERBALISER - Wall Crawling Giant Insect Break
THE HERBALISER - The Missing Suitcase
THE HERBALISER - The Blend
DJ VADIM featuring BLU RUM 13 It's Obvious
MR SCRUFF featuring F1 - Honeydew
MR SCRUFF - Render Me
AIM featuring KATE ROGERS - The Girl Who Fell Through The Ice
COLDCUT - This Island Earth
COLDCUT featuring ROOTS MANUVA - True Skool
ROOTS MANUVA - Let The Spirit
HEXSTATIC featuring JUICE ALEEM -Distorted Minds

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Tonight on ABC3 they've also got something different!

Tonight on ABC3 we have special guest Paul Drane. This man is behind some of the most iconic images in the history of Australian music. Tune in for some riveting behind the scenes tales from the sets of classic videos from AC/DC, Skyhooks (band), Hush (band), Cold Chisel and plenty more. There is also a tribute gig to his life's work at The Tote Hotel in Melbourne this weekend.

Catch Paul Drane tonight on Rage from 9:45pm.

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Sorry, I missed out to see Paul Drane episode because I was in bed, can you sent me the playlist of Paul Drane episode and make his videography please?
I want to see if there will be a book about the history of Australian music videos.

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I can't remember all of the Paul Drane playlist, but remember these (order may not be correct):

*HUSH Bony Moronie (Countdown)
SUPERNAUT I Like It Both Ways (I think this one was a Countdown video, too)
AC/DC Jailbreak
*JOHN PAUL YOUNG Where the Action Is
*SKYHOOKS This Is My City
*THE FERRETS Don't Fall In Love
*SPLIT ENZ Late Last Night
STEVIE WRIGHT Evie (Parts I, II and III)
AC/DC It's a Long Way To the Top

* = I kept these. I would have kept 'I Like It Both Ways', but got a signal glitch during it.

He spoke about most, if not all, of the videos selected, too.

It was an interesting playlist, as, from what I can see, rage haven't aired the Hush, Supernaut, John Paul Young, The Ferrets, or Split Enz videos since online playlists are available (1998) - at least not as standalone clips (for those that are Countdown performances). The Skyhooks video hasn't aired since 2002.

I can't remember the name of the Cold Chisel track, but it was a long (approx. 7 minutes) video that started with Ian Moss singing, then Jimmy Barnes singing from the second half.

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Quote: ohnoitisnathan
I can't remember all of the Paul Drane playlist, but remember these (order may not be correct):

*HUSH Bony Moronie (Countdown)
SUPERNAUT I Like It Both Ways (I think this one was a Countdown video, too)
AC/DC Jailbreak
*JOHN PAUL YOUNG Where the Action Is
*SKYHOOKS This Is My City
*THE FERRETS Don't Fall In Love
*SPLIT ENZ Late Last Night
STEVIE WRIGHT Evie (Parts I, II and III)
AC/DC It's a Long Way To the Top

Was the Late Last Night clip the original (non-sepia) version? I'm pretty sure the "sepia" version on the Split Enz DVD was a modern creation (a.k.a. butchery) made just for the DVD, and originally the clip was never like that nor was there ever an "alternative" version.

The copy of that clip on the old VHS Split Enz clip collection was the non-sepia version.

The original 7" mix of the song used on this video has also never been released on CD or download, but there's a pretty good rip of it on Youtube.

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Just checked my HDD and the Paul Drane episode ran for 70min with the following playlist:

HUSH - Bony Maronie (live on Countdown)
SUPERNAUT - I Like It Both Ways
AC/DC - It's A Long Way To The Top
JOHN PAUL YOUNG - Where The Action Is
SKYHOOKS - This Is My City
STEVIE WRIGHT - Evie Parts 1,2 & 3
THE FERRETS - Don't Fall In Love
COLD CHISEL - One Long Day
GRAVEYARD TRAIN - Witches
SPLIT ENZ - Late Last Night
AC/DC - Jailbreak

Split Enz clip was colour set in a bar setting.
Graveyard Train is a 2016 clip, the rest were all 70's

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The Paul Drane programming is repeated Saturday morning from 8 (and presumably then repeated on ABC3 from approx. 11:30pm Sunday).

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Cold Chisel video is a rare one. Ive never seen it before. Apparently it was filmed at the same time as Khe Sahn.

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Tonight's (12:20am-2:05am Tuesday) ABC Vault program has a Prince songs written for/performed by other artists theme. Playlist:

APOLLONIA 6 Sex Shooter
SHEILA E and PRINCE A Love Bizarre
SHEILA E The Belle Of St. Mark
TIME, THE Jerk Out
MORRIS DAY Fishnet
SHEENA EASTON Sugar Walls
PRINCE and NONA GAYE Love Sign
VANITY Under The Influence
VANITY 6 Nasty Girl
CHAKA KHAN I Feel For You
ALICIA KEYS How Come You Don't Call Me
BANGLES, THE Manic Monday
MARTIKA Love...Thy Will Be Done
STEVIE NICKS Stand Back
SINEAD O'CONNOR Nothing Compares 2 U
SHEILA E Glamorous Life
SHEILA E Koo Koo
SHEILA E Sister Fate
MORRIS DAY The Oak Tree
MORRIS DAY and THE TIME Jungle Love
TIME, THE The Walk
TIME, THE Chocolate
ART OF NOISE featuring TOM JONES Kiss
APOLLONIA Since I Fell For You
VANITY Pretty Mess

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Thanks for that Nathan. I really appreciate you posting Monday nights Vault special every week. I will be recording this one.

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I'll give rage points for coming up with interesting themes for their Monday night vault specials.

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Just stunning!

Finally a PAL copy of Vanity's Under The Influence



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What songs did they play? I have it on hard drive but can't be arsed to check it from here.

Never mind I just scrolled up lol

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What songs did they play? I have it on hard drive but can't be arsed to check it from here.

Never mind I just scrolled up lol


Nice one Dexter heehee

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Tonight's Vault theme is covers vs. originals, 12:35am-3:06am ABC:

TEARS FOR FEARS Mad World
MICHAEL ANDREWS featuring GARY JULES Mad World
THE CHURCH Under The Milky Way
STRAWPEOPLE Under The Milky Way
NEW ORDER Bizarre Love Triangle
FRENTE Bizarre Love Triangle
ALPHAVILLE Forever Young
YOUTH GROUP Forever Young
THE KNIFE Heartbeats
JOSE GONZALEZ Heartbeats
TALK TALK It's My Life
NO DOUBT It's My Life
THE GO-GOS Our Lips Are Sealed
FUN BOY THREE Our Lips Are Sealed
THE LAS There She Goes
SIXPENCE NONE THE RICHER There She Goes
CYNDI LAUPER I Drove All Night
ROY ORBISON I Drove All Night
GODLEY and CREME Cry
LISA EDWARDS Cry
GODLEY and CREME An Englishman In New York
STING An Englishman In New York
THE POLICE Every Breath You Take
PUFF DADDY and FAITH EVANS I'll Be Missing You
BRUCE HORNSBY AND THE RANGE The Way It Is
2 PAC Changes
AFRIKA BAMBAATAA and THE SOUL SONIC FORCE Renegades Of Funk
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Renegades Of Funk
GEORGE BENSON On Broadway
GARY NUMAN On Broadway
ROBERT PALMER Addicted To Love
CICCONE YOUTH Addicted To Love
THELMA HOUSTON Don't Leave Me This Way
THE COMMUNARDS Don't Leave Me This Way
CAMEO Word Up
KORN Word Up
GEORGE MICHAEL Faith
LIMP BIZKIT Faith



Although the Sting track is not a cover; they're completely different songs

Will be interesting to see if they play the original Thelma Houston video or the '95 remix as being the 'original'.

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I'll be interested in the clips from:
Lisa Edwards - Cry
Alphaville - Forever young
Sixpence non the richer - There she goes
Godley and Creme - Englishman in new york
Bruce Hornsby and the Range - The way it is

Does anyone know if they're going to repeat Elton John's "I guess that's why they call it the blues"? They trashed the original 3/4 landscape aspect on saturday night, so if I have a second chance, I can record it in 16/9. I wish they would stop screwing around with the original video clip aspects from the 80s.

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Tonight's Vault theme is covers vs. originals, 12:35am-3:06am ABC:

TEARS FOR FEARS Mad World
MICHAEL ANDREWS featuring GARY JULES Mad World
THE CHURCH Under The Milky Way
STRAWPEOPLE Under The Milky Way
NEW ORDER Bizarre Love Triangle
FRENTE Bizarre Love Triangle
ALPHAVILLE Forever Young
YOUTH GROUP Forever Young
THE KNIFE Heartbeats
JOSE GONZALEZ Heartbeats
TALK TALK It's My Life
NO DOUBT It's My Life
THE GO-GOS Our Lips Are Sealed
FUN BOY THREE Our Lips Are Sealed
THE LAS There She Goes
SIXPENCE NONE THE RICHER There She Goes
CYNDI LAUPER I Drove All Night
ROY ORBISON I Drove All Night
GODLEY and CREME Cry
LISA EDWARDS Cry
GODLEY and CREME An Englishman In New York
STING An Englishman In New York
THE POLICE Every Breath You Take
PUFF DADDY and FAITH EVANS I'll Be Missing You
BRUCE HORNSBY AND THE RANGE The Way It Is
2 PAC Changes
AFRIKA BAMBAATAA and THE SOUL SONIC FORCE Renegades Of Funk
RAGE AGAINST THE MACHINE Renegades Of Funk
GEORGE BENSON On Broadway
GARY NUMAN On Broadway
ROBERT PALMER Addicted To Love
CICCONE YOUTH Addicted To Love
THELMA HOUSTON Don't Leave Me This Way
THE COMMUNARDS Don't Leave Me This Way
CAMEO Word Up
KORN Word Up
GEORGE MICHAEL Faith
LIMP BIZKIT Faith



Although the Sting track is not a cover; they're completely different songs

Will be interesting to see if they play the original Thelma Houston video or the '95 remix as being the 'original'.


Interesting concept

These three are certainties for me

Tears For Fears
Roy Orbison
New Order

Go-Go's vs Fun Boy Three is probably the only draw

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Does anyone know if they're going to repeat Elton John's "I guess that's why they call it the blues"? They trashed the original 3/4 landscape aspect on saturday night, so if I have a second chance, I can record it in 16/9. I wish they would stop screwing around with the original video clip aspects from the 80s.


They repeat some of Saturday night's guest programmer/special segment on ABC on Tuesday night/Wednesday morning. This week it runs from midnight to 2:15am Wednesday. So they'll probably re-air 2 Countdown episodes + some filler videos; the Elton clip may be among them.

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With covers, Fun Boy Three over Go Go's for sure. With Mad World, there is only ONE Mad World in the world and that is Tears For Fears, the end .

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Yeah the Gary Jules version turns a classic synth pop song into a dreary dirge

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Sorry, but IMO, the Go-Go's ****s on Fun Boy Three's! I recall it being in Rolling Stones Top 500 Greatest Singles of All Time. A perfect pop song in 3 minutes and for me, well I never get sick of listening to it. I'm just glad they didn't programme the Hilary and Haylie Duff version from 2004. What a joke that was.

The Gary Jules version of 'Mad World' was a UK Christmas No.1 in 2003. I agree, too slow and dreary.

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I'm wondering if this is really worth recording. Clips in different aspect ratios - old stuff v new stuff. I think I would have conniptions.

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