HTDJ 085: The World's On Fire

The Housemartins
The Housemartins


  1. Rise by Public Image Ltd. (Virgin)
  2. Collapsing New People by Fad Gadget on Gag (Mute)
  3. Treason by The Teardrop Explodes on Kilimanjaro (Mercury)
  4. Butterfly on a Wheel by The Mission (Mercury)
  5. Echo Beach by Martha & The Muffins on Metro Music (Virgin Records)
  6. Cars by Gary Numan on The Pleasure Principle (Beggars Banquet)
  7. New Toy by Lene Lovich on New Toy EP (Epic)
  8. Son of a Gun by The Vaselines (53rd & 3rd)
  9. What We Had by Handsome Furs on Plague Park (Sub Pop)
  10. Victoria by The Fall (RCA)
  11. Perfect Skin by Lloyd Cole and the Commotions (Polydor)
  12. Eighties by Killing Joke on Night Time (EG)
  13. Enjoy The Silence by Depeche Mode on Violator (Sire)
  14. No Tears by Tuxedomoon
  15. Bringing Home The Ashes by Wild Swans on Bringing Home The Ashes (Sire)
  16. The World's On Fire by The Housemartins on The People Who Grinned Themselves To Death (Go! Discs)
  17. Birds Fly (Whisper To A Scream) by Icicle Works on s/t (Arista)
  18. State Of The Nation by New Order (Factory)
  19. Mad World by Tears For Fears (Mercury)
  20. Hippychick by Soho (S & M/ATCO)
  21. Hymn by Ultravox on Quartet (Chrysalis)
  22. Big Daddy of the Rhythm by Dead or Alive on Youthquake (Epic)
  23. The Look of Love by ABC on The Lexicon Of Love (Virgin/EMI)
  24. Promises Promises by Naked Eyes (EMI)
  25. Born to Run by Frankie Goes to Hollywood on Welcome to the Pleasuredome (Island)
  26. In Between Days by The Cure (Elektra)
  27. Can't Help Falling In Love by Perfume Genius
  28. Only You by Yaz on Upstairs At Eric's (Mute)
  29. Like A Pen by The Knife (Mute)