Mix No. 18: AOR

A genre firmly fixed in the late 70s-early 80s you may think? Not so, as new music by Ed Motta raises the AOR flag and artists like William Sikström support the flagpole. It’s all around us and new music under this very banner is not as uncommon as you may think.

Playlist:
Bill LaBounty – Dream On (1982)
Nicolette Larson – Let Me Go, Love feat. Michael McDonald (1979)
Player – Givin’ It All (1980)
Gino Vannelli – People I Belong To (1978)
Heartbreak Radio – You Are Love (2013)
Sneaker – No More Lonely Days (1981)
Bobby Caldwell – Carry On (1982)
Ed Motta – X1 in Test (2018)
Westpoint – Joanie (1983)
Adrian Gurvitz – Untouchable and Free (1979)
Nick DeCaro – Under the Jamaican Moon (1974)
Kenny Loggins – This Is It (1979)
Robert Palmer – Keep In Touch (1976)
Tomi Malm – Walkin’ On Air Feat. Jason Scheff (2017)
David Roberts – Never Gonna Let You Go (1982)
Jimmy Messina – New And Different Way (1979)
Lava – Give It Up (1981)
State Cows – Stealing The Show (2016)
Attitudes – Promise Me The Moon (1977)
Benni Freibott – Wait On Love (2014)
Boz Scaggs – Here To Stay (1971)
William Sikström – Ends With You And Me (2017)
Pages – Who’s Right, Who’s Wrong (1979)
Lee Ritenour – Is It You? (1981)
Robbie Dupree – Saturday Night (1981)
Rupert Holmes – Full Circle (1981)
Tom Snow – I Almost Let You Go (1982)
Nel Oliver – You Are My Dream (1980)
Atlanta Rhythm Section – So Into You (1979)

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