Saturday 17 January 1981

By producercat

Before Jools and his Ken Bruce impression get snapped up by Radio 2, join us on Off The Chart for a trip back to this day in 1981! We won’t be playing all the Greatest Hits though, we’ll have plenty of obscure, neglected and forgotten hits from the week’s chart, as well as three album…

Sunday 3 January 1982

By producercat

Happy New Year! As we desperately try to cling on to the festive period for as long as is humanly possible, this week’s Off The Chart is a very special edition as it’s going out absolutely LIVE! Being the professionals we so clearly are, we’ll have all the usual features including a brace of obscure,…

Sunday 6 September 1987

By producercat

We’re back, back back with an all new edition of Off The Chart! Steve and Julian are vaguely refreshed and reasonably ready to go with two hours of hits, headlines and hysteria from 1987, including the usual brace of unfamiliar hits, three of the week’s new albums, the Arthur Dent Moment, a round-up of the…

Monday 29 March 1982

By producercat

Not to worry you or anything, but we’re going back a full four decades on this week’s Off The Chart to look at the hits of this day in 1982! As usual we’ll be digging up the obscure, forgotten and neglected songs on that week’s chart, as well as dishing out tracks from three of…

Off The Cards

By producercat

We asked, you answered, we spent ages with an abacus and several pads of paper, and now we can reveal the twenty most popular Christmas hits of the ’80s – for this year, anyway. This year’s Off The Chart Christmas special delivers a few surprises, but who gets the unexpectedly huge mysterious parcel under their…