Maximum 80s
The 1980s saw many new and interesting things appear but nothing was more important than the birth of the 12 inch single. There had been 12 inch singles just prior to the 80s but it was the explosion in sales in the 1980s which really saw the 12 inch vinyl be regarded as one of the best things to come out of that decade.

Increasingly in the 1980s, many pop artists released 12-inch singles that included longer, extended, or remixed versions of the actual track being promoted by the single. These versions were frequently labeled with the parenthetical designation "12-inch version", "12-inch mix", "extended remix", "dance mix", or "club mix".

Maximum 80s features a mix of some of the very best 12 inch singles released in the 80s, including, some rare and hard to find tracks, guaranteed to wet your appetite for more.

The maximum 80s shows are released the second week of each month.

You can listen to the latest mix by clicking here or by clicking either the Mixcloud or images below.

Playlist For The Latest Show
Ultravox - Dancing With Tears In My Eyes (Extended)
DeBarge - Rhythm Of The Night (Long Version)
Duran Duran - Is There Something I Should Know (Monster Mix)
Alison Moyet - Is This Love (L.A. Extended Mix)
Erasure - It Doesn't Have To Be Like That (The Boop Oopa Doo Mix)
The Specials - Ghost Town (Extended Version)
Candi Staton - Young Hearts Run Free (12 Inch Extended M&M Mix)
Bryan Ferry - Slave To Love (Special 12 Inch Remix)
Thompson Twins - (Bigger & Better) Lies
Debbie Gibson - Only In My Dreams (Extended Vocal Club Mix)

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