Music Theme: Radio

Video may have theoretically “killed the radio star” (and music television eventually killed off music video by focusing on so-called “reality shows,” and the internet became an easily accessible prime source of music entertainment, but the radio still has a place in our hearts, especially on road trips.

So let’s flip around the dial here as the following songs feature the word “radio” in their titles. In no particular order and a link to a video playlist follows…

AntiqueRadioDo You Remember Rock ‘N’ Roll Radio – The Ramones
Radio Radio – Elvis Costello
On The Radio – Donna Summer
My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me – Larry Graham & Grand Central Station
Listening To The Radio – Adam Sandler
Radio Radio – Brooke White
Love Songs On The Radio – Mojave 3
Radio – Raphael Saadiq
Life Is A Rock (But The Radio Rolled Me) – Reunion
A.M. Radio – Everclear

Riot Radio– The Dead 60s
Radio Song – R.E.M. featuring KRS-One
Radio Ass Kiss – The Wonder Stuff
Radio Nowhere – Bruce Springsteen
Radio Clash – The Clash
Radio Free Europe – R.E.M.
Russia Radio – Red Flag
Mexican Radio – Wall of Voodoo
(Life Is A Rock) But the Radio Rolled Me – Tracey Ullman
Radio Silence – Boris Grebenshikov

Turn On The Radio – Reba McEntire
Turn Up The Radio – Autograph
Turn Up The Radio – Madonna
Driving Aloud (Radio Storm) – Robyn Hitchcock & the Egyptians
Radio GA GA – Queen
On My Radio – The Selecter
On The Radio – Regina Spektor
…On The Radio (Remember The Days) – Nelly Furtado
She’s Got Nothing On (But The Radio) – Roxette
Radio Heart – Radio Heart featuring Gary Newman

Spirit of the Radio – Rush
Radio Romance – Tiffany
Radio – Darius Rucker
My Radio Sure Sounds Good To Me – Oak Ridge Boys
That’s Why God Made The Radio – The Beach Boys
Radio – The Corrs
Radio – The Members
H.A.P.P.Y. Radio – Edwin Starr
Radio Song – Esperanza Spalding
On Your Radio – Joe Jackson

I Love My Radio {Midnight Radio remix} – Taffy
Radio – Felix da Housecat
I Betcha They Won’t Play This Song On The Radio – Monty Python
Radio Silence – Thomas Dolby
Video Killed The Radio Star – The Buggles



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