Tag: Police

Thursday 9/8/22 11pm ET: Feature LP: Police – Ghost In The Machine (1981)

Ghost in the Machine is the fourth studio album by English rock band the Police. The album was released on October 2, 1981 by A&M Records. The songs were recorded between January and September 1981 during sessions that took place at AIR Studios in Montserrat and Le Studio in Quebec, assisted by record producer Hugh Padgham.

Ghost in the Machine topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200. The album produced the highly successful singles “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic”, “Invisible Sun”, and “Spirits in the Material World”, with a fourth single, “Secret Journey”, also being released in the US. Ghost in the Machine was listed at number 322 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

The album was reissued in 1983 on CD.

  1. “Spirits in the Material World” 2:59
  2. “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” 4:22
  3. Invisible Sun” 3:44
  4. “Hungry for You (J’aurais toujours faim de toi)” 2:52
  5. “Demolition Man” 5:57
  6. “Too Much Information” 3:43
  7. “Rehumanize Yourself” 3:10
  8. “One World (Not Three)” 4:47
  9. “Omegaman” (stylised as “Ωmegaman”) 2:48
  10. “Secret Journey” 3:34
  11. “Darkness” 3:14

Sting – bass guitar, lead and backing vocals, double bass, keyboards, saxophone
Andy Summers – guitar, backing vocals, keyboards
Stewart Copeland – drums, percussion, backing vocals (5, 11), keyboards
Jean Roussel – keyboards (2)
Danny Quatrochi – bass (5), additional bass (uncredited)

Thursday 7/7/22 11pm ET: Feature LP: Police – Outlandos d’Amour (1978)

Outlandos d’Amour is the debut studio album by English rock band the Police, released on November 2, 1978 by A&M Records. Elevated by the success of its lead single, “Roxanne”, Outlandos d’Amour peaked at No. 6 on the UK Albums Chart and at No. 23 on the Billboard 200. The album spawned two additional hit singles: “Can’t Stand Losing You” and “So Lonely”.

Although Outlandos d’Amour received mixed reviews upon its release, it has since been regarded as one of the strongest debut albums. Rolling Stone ranked it as the 38th best debut album of all time and the 428th greatest album of all time.

  1. “Next to You” 2:55
  2. “So Lonely” 4:50
  3. “Roxanne” 3:12
  4. “Hole in My Life” 4:55
  5. “Peanuts” 4:02
  6. “Can’t Stand Losing You” 2:59
  7. “Truth Hits Everybody” 2:55
  8. “Born in the 50’s” 3:45
  9. “Be My Girl—Sally” 3:24
  10. “Masoko Tanga” 5:42

Sting – bass guitar, lead and backing vocals, harmonica (2), “butt piano” (3), arrangement
Andy Summers – guitar, backing vocals, spoken word (9), piano (9), arrangement
Stewart Copeland – drums, percussion, backing vocals, arrangement
Joe Sinclair – piano (4, 10)

Friday 5/27/22 11pm ET: Feature LP: Police – Ghost In The Machine (1981)

Ghost in the Machine is the fourth studio album by English rock band the Police. The album was released on October 2, 1981 by A&M Records. The songs were recorded between January and September 1981 during sessions that took place at AIR Studios in Montserrat and Le Studio in Quebec, assisted by record producer Hugh Padgham.

Ghost in the Machine topped the UK Albums Chart and peaked at number two on the US Billboard 200. The album produced the highly successful singles “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic”, “Invisible Sun”, and “Spirits in the Material World”, with a fourth single, “Secret Journey”, also being released in the US. Ghost in the Machine was listed at number 322 on Rolling Stone’s list of the 500 greatest albums of all time.

The album was reissued in 1983 on CD.

  1. “Spirits in the Material World” 2:59
  2. “Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic” 4:22
  3. Invisible Sun” 3:44
  4. “Hungry for You (J’aurais toujours faim de toi)” 2:52
  5. “Demolition Man” 5:57
  6. “Too Much Information” 3:43
  7. “Rehumanize Yourself” 3:10
  8. “One World (Not Three)” 4:47
  9. “Omegaman” (stylised as “Ωmegaman”) 2:48
  10. “Secret Journey” 3:34
  11. “Darkness” 3:14

Sting – bass guitar, lead and backing vocals, double bass, keyboards, saxophone
Andy Summers – guitar, backing vocals, keyboards
Stewart Copeland – drums, percussion, backing vocals (5, 11), keyboards
Jean Roussel – keyboards (2)
Danny Quatrochi – bass (5), additional bass (uncredited)

Thursday 1/13/22 6pm ET: RadioMaxMusic Special: The Music of 1981 A to Z – Part 8

This RadioMax special features our Library of music from 1981 A2Z.

We complete letter H and begin I. We feature music from: Police, Peter Cetera, Lulu, Pretenders, Abba, The Who, Glen Campbell, Terri Gibbs, Foreigner, Ronnie Milsap, Phil Collins, Donald Byrd, Carly Simon, Bangles, U2, AC/DC, Santana and many more. . .

6pm to 10pm ET

Tuesday 12/28/21 8pm ET: RadioMaxMusic Special: The Music of 1980 A to Z – Part 23

This RadioMax special features our Library of music from 1980 A2Z.

We are moving into the final segments of 1980 music. This installment features music from Diana Ross, AC/DC, Pat Benatar, Gatlin Brothers, Blondie, Donna Summer, Def Leppard, Black Sabbath, Squeeze, Cars, Harry Chapin, Donna Fargo, Police and much more.

8pm – 12am ET

Tuesday 6/22/21 2pm ET: Sounds of The 80’s

1980-1989 Today we feature music from and not in this order: Prince, Huey Lewis & The News, Blondie, Michael Jackson, Peter Wolf, Tina Turner, Men At Work, Donna Summer, Van Halen, Elton John, Toto and more . . .