Saturday 20 October 1984

By producercat

It’s the end of an era on Off The Chart this week as Steve is busy moving out of the building where the first ever episode was recorded four and a half years ago. Before the blue plaque gets erected, however, we still have to cover the chart from this day in 1984 with the…

Ear Say – Episode 20 (11 August 1984)

By producercat

As discussed on the 11 August 1984 show, today’s episode of Channel 4’s pop show Ear Say, including a bizarre Elton John interview (is there any other kind) and all sorts of mid-80s pop nonsense. Can’t embed the video here though, annoyingly, so you’ll have to click this link to enjoy it.

Saturday 11 August 1984

By producercat

We’ll try and keep Orwellian disinformation to an absolute minimum on Off The Chart this week as we go back to this day in 1984! As usual there’s a brace of hits you might not remember, plus three of the week’s new albums, a look at the day’s events, a quick jaunt down under to…

Saturday 2 June 1984

By producercat

In need of escape for a couple of hours? Join us as we go back to this day in 1984 on Off The Chart and discover how little things have changed since then. But there’s also the usual delivery of obscure and forgotten hits, three extremely varied new entries on the album chart, a look…

Saturday 24 March 1984

By producercat

No need to leave the house, at least for a couple of hours, as Off The Chart takes you back to this week in 1984 – simpler times, in which all we had to worry about was the threat of nuclear annihilation. We’ll be keeping you entertained with the usual brace of less familiar hits,…