College Countdown: The Trouser Press Top 10 Albums of 1981, 3 (tie)

  3. The Go-Go’s, Beauty and the Beat Trouser Press wrote: “Refreshing dose of pop insouciance. Also the new wave chart invaders of the year.” The previous subject of the College Countdown feature, 90FM’s Top 90 Albums of 1989, was presented on air on New Year’s Eve, with the process of getting to the top of the list intended to occupy the entire programming day. The way the countdown was structured, however, required a little something more to help fill out the time. Luckily, CMJ, the trade publication that served college radio, was celebrating its tenth anniversary and had sent … Continue reading College Countdown: The Trouser Press Top 10 Albums of 1981, 3 (tie)