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 4

By producercat

This week the increasingly confusing Global Off The Chart juggernaut rolls into Italy for a look at the Italian chart today in 1989, and then onwards to Canada to examine their singles chart from today in 1984. Join Steve and Julian for two hours of even more obscure hits than usual, plus a few familiar…

Wednesday 21 November 1984

By producercat

This week Off The Chart sees us firmly back in the middle of the decade as we go back to revisit this day in 1984! As always there’ll be two hours of obscure, neglected and forgotten hits, as well as tracks from three of the week’s new albums, a look at what was going on…

Wednesday 12 September 1984

By producercat

This week’s Off The Chart yanks you back to 1984, and includes one of the infamous “Filthy fifteen” songs that American parents were up in arms about. As a result it should not be listened to by parents, especially American ones, which is a shame because it means you’ll miss two hours of obscure, forgotten…

Wednesday 4 July 1984

By producercat

It may be Independence Day but on Off The Chart we’re depending on you tuning in for a romp through the UK singles chart from this day in 1984! As always we’ll have a load of obscure, forgotten and neglected hits, tracks from three of the week’s new albums, a track from a John Peel…