Episode 1099: 1978 Debut Albums – Police, Dire Straits, Nick Lowe, Cars, Van Halen
April 23, 2021
All music released in 1978.
- Van Halen “Runnin’ with the Devil” Van Halen (Warner Bros.)
- Van Halen “Eruption” Van Halen (Warner Bros.)
- The Cars “My Best Friend’s Girl” The Cars (Elektra Records)
- The Cars “Good Times Roll” The Cars (Elektra Records)
- Dire Straits “Down to the Waterline” Dire Straits (Warner Bros.)
- The Police “Born In The 50’s” Outlandos d’Amour (A&M)
- The Police “Can’t Stand Losing You” Outlandos d’Amour (A&M)
- Nick Lowe “So It Goes” Jesus of Cool (Radar)
- Nick Lowe “Rollers Show” Jesus of Cool (Radar)
- Public Image Ltd. “Public Image” Public Image: First Issue (Virgin)
Patron of the pod Bill Mulligan returns for another episode topic of his choosing: 1978 debut albums. We discuss Van Halen, the Cars, Dire Straits, the Police and Nick Lowe.
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