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Putting Together a set of 1980s Songs

A collection of acoustic renditions and interpretations of songs popular in the 1980s. Includes songs by The Cure, Elvis Costello, Nick Lowe, Modern English, Psychedelic Furs, New Order, Peter Gabriel and R.E.M.

This is a video playlist and you can easily skip forward to the next song to quickly get to one you are curious to hear or if you have the time and want to hear all play the first video and the rest will follow.


Song List in order of appearance:

1 I Melt With You - Modern English cover
2 Avalon - Roxy Music cover
3 Love Song - The Cure cover
4 (What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love & Understanding
5 World Leader Pretend - REM cover
6 Just Like Heaven - The Cure cover
7 How Beautiful You Are - The Cure
8 Mercy Street - Peter Gabriel cover
9 Bizarre Love Triangle - New Order cover
10 Love Vigilantes - New Order cover
11 The Ghost In You - Psychedelic Furs cover
12 Man Out Of Time - Elvis Costello cover
13 Love My Way - Psychedelic Furs cover
14 Mirror In The Bathroom - English Beat cover
15 Message In A Bottle - Police Cover
16 Family Snapshot - Peter Gabriel

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