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Retroactive is, like, the Midwest’s top tribute to the music and the fun of the 80’s…ya know. The most excellent members of the band are gnarly professionals before and after the show, but once the spandex goes on the Aqua Net is sprayed, it is all about the performance. Retroactive does not rely on totally bogus backing tracks to bring you the hits of the 80s. Six musicians most triumphantly replay the fantabulous sights, songs, and sometimes the smells of the 80’s. There is something for all the down boys and valley girls at a RetroActive show. You will have a cow to the pop tunes of Madonna and Michael Jackson, get heavy to the hair metal of Poison and Bon Jovi, groove to the legit hits of Prince and Salt-n-Pepa, and spaz out to bodacious bands like Journey and Guns 'N Roses. Make your next event, party, reunion, wedding, or evening a righteously mega good time with Retroactive.

song list

Nena  -  99 Red Balloons 

Toto  -  Africa 

Queen  -  Another One Bites the Dust 

Journey  -  Any Way You Want It 

Michael Jackson  -  Beat It 

Michael Jackson  -  Billie Jean 

Allanah Myles  -  Black Velvet 

Queen  -  Bohemian Rhapsody  

Young MC  -  Busta Move 

J. Geils Band  -  Centerfold 

Blondie  -  Call Me 

Journey  -  Don't Stop Believin' 

Simple Minds  -  Don't You Forget About Me 

Warrant  -  Down Boys 

Poison  -  Every Rose Has Its Thorn 

Tears for Fears  -  Everybody Wants to Rule the World 

George Michael  -  Faith 

Kenny Loggins  -  Footloose 

Ton Loc  -  Funky Cold Medina 

Pseudo Echo  -  Funkytown 

Cyndi Lauper  -  Girl's Just Wanna Have Fun 

Pat Benatar  -  Heartbreaker 

Warrant  -  Heaven 

Whitesnake  -  Here I Go Again 

Pat Benatar  -  Hit Me With Your Best Shot 

John Mellencamp  -  Hurt So Good                 

Joan Jett  -  I Love Rock n' Roll 

Flock of Seagulls  -  I Ran 

Skid Row  -  I Remember You 

Vanilla Ice  -  Ice Ice Baby 

The Proclaimers  -  I'm Gonna Be (500 Miles) 

Run DMC  -  It's Tricky 

Whitney Houston  -  I Wanna Dance With Somebody 

Tommy Tutone  -  Jenny (867-5308

Rick Springfield  -  Jessie's Girl 

Van Halen  -  Jump 

Prince  -  Kiss 

Lita Ford  -  Kiss Me Deadly 

Prince  -  Let's Go Crazy

 

Madonna  -  Like a Prayer 

Bon Jovi  -  Livin' on a Prayer 

B-52s  -  Love Shack 

Billy Squier  -  Lonely is the Night 

Toni Basil  -  Mickey 

Poison  -  Nothin' but a Good Time 

Van Halen  -  Panama 

Wild Cherry  -  Play That Funky Music 

Def Leppard  -  Pour Some Sugar on Me 

Huey Lewis and the News  -  Power of Love 

Prince  -  Purple Rain 

Salt-n-Pepa  -  Push It 

Prince  -  Raspberry Beret 

Billy Idol  -  Rebel Yell 

Scorpions  -  Rock You Like a Hurricane 

Journey  -  Separate Ways 

Pat Benatar  -  Shadows of the Night 

The Tubes  -  She's a Beauty 

Journey  -  Stone In Love 

Bryan Adams  -  Summer of '69 

Corey Hart  -  Sunglasses at Night 

Guns N' Roses  -  Sweet Child 'O Mine 

Eurythmics  -  Sweet Dreams 

Poison  -  Talk Dirty to Me 

Roxette  -  (She's Got) The Look 

Scandal  -  The Warrior 

Bonnie Tyler  -  Total Eclipse of the Heart 

Queen  -  Under Pressure 

Run DMC - Aerosmith  -  Walk This Way 

Katrina And The Waves  -  Walking on Sunshine  

Go-Go's  -  We Got the Beat 

Devo  -  Whip It 

Ton Loc  -  Wild Thing 

Escape Club  -  Wild Wild West 

Loverboy  -  Working for the Weekend 

Bon Jovi  -  You Give Love a Bad Name 

Beastie Boys  -  You Gotta Fight For Your Right 

Hall and Oates  -  You Make My Dreams Come True 

AC/DC  -  You Shook Me All Night Long