Leap Year Chart Research Addendum

By producercat

Um, yeah, look, there’s been a bit of a cock-up. Not our fault, really, but adding in an extra day last week because of the leap year has thrown everything out of whack, with the result that the day we should be covering today, 5 March 1986, is a day we already did five years…

Global Off The Chart 5

By producercat

This week the Global Off The Chart world tour comes to an end as we hit the USA for a look at the Billboard Hot 100 today in 1980, and finally Belgium to examine their Ultratop 40 from today in 1985. Join Steve and Julian for two hours of even more obscure hits than usual,…

Friday 28 November 1980

By producercat

We’re going all the way back to 1980 on Off The Chart this week, a terrifyingly long time ago but we’ve still managed to cobble together two hours of obscure, forgotten and neglected hits, tracks from three of the week’s new albums, a round up of news stories, TV, radio and gig highlights, a hit…

Friday 19 September 1980

By producercat

Back to virtually prehistoric times on this week’s Off The Chart with two hours of obscure, neglected and forgotten hits from this week in 1980! In an altogether cleaner show than last week, there’ll also be tracks from three of the week’s new albums; a look at the day’s news, TV, radio and gigs; a…

Friday 11 July 1980

By producercat

It’s episode 369 of Off The Chart, but there will be no geese drinking wine, and monkeys chewing tobacco on the streetcar line is right out. However, we will be bringing you a load of obscure, neglected and forgotten hits from today in 1980, as well as a look at what was going on in…