Welcome to 101 the 80’s

101 the 80’s your home for music from a great decade including New Wave,  Pop, Rock, Heavy Metal,  Alternative!

Listen to music from the 80’s  that you will love.  Tune in to 101 the 80’s radio station streaming live right now.

What's New

Summer of 80’s music

As Summer is right around the corner, 80's concerts are at the forefront of music around the country. For starters, 80's rock icons Def Leopard and Journey have kicked off their massive tour taking them well into the ... Read More »

June 16, 2018 0

I Won’t Back Down

Despite the weather challenges in the DC metro area, 101 the 80’s experienced a terrific Saturday night of music from Southern Accents: A Tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers at the State Theater in Falls Church, Va. The ... Read More »

February 18, 2018 0

System Upgrade

101 the 80s will be off the air from 12:00 am-2:00 am EST for a system upgrade. Don't forget to start your day with the best 80's music.

February 13, 2018 0

It’s Still Rock and Roll to Me

Another great Saturday night for 101 the 80s as we ventured out to the State Theater in Falls Church, Va. To hear, “The Stranger: A Tribute to Billy Joel featuring Mike Santoro.” Prior to the show, 101 the 80s ... Read More »

February 04, 2018 0

The Journey Never Ends

Another great Saturday night for 101 the 80s. We went to the Tally Ho Theater in Leesburg, VA to attend a high-energy show by the excellent Journey tribute band Trial by Fire. The North Carolina-based band played to a ... Read More »

January 14, 2018 0

Farewell to Girlfriend in a Coma

101 the 80’s attended one of two final shows of the Smiths/Morrissey tribute band Girlfriend in a Coma last night at the State Theatre in Falls Church, Va. What a great show! Many fans braved sub-arctic temperatures to see ... Read More »

January 06, 2018 0

2017 End of Year Round-Up

2017 was another great year for 101 the 80's. We want to thank all who tuned-in during 2017 to great 80's music.  We have more in store for 2018. Looking back on 2017 we continued our trend in attending ... Read More »

December 28, 2017 0

Upcoming Event

Latest Events

Foreigner and Whitesnake

June 29, 2018 7:00 pm Jiffy Lube Live 7800 Cellar Door Dr, Bristow, VA 20136

Start Making Sense- A Tribute to Talking Heads with Swift Technique

June 30, 2018 8:00 pm The Hamilton, 600 14th St NW Washington, District of Columbia

That Big 80s Party!

June 30, 2018 10:30 pm Union Stage 740 Water St SW Washington, DC 20024

Southern Accents tribute to Tom Petty

July 6, 2018 7:00 pm The State Theatre, 220 N Washington St., Falls Church VA 22046

Lynyrd Skynyrd: Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour

July 7, 2018 6:00 pm Jiffy Lube Live, 7800 Cellar Door Dr., Bristow VA 20136

Echo and the Bunnymen, Violent Femmes

July 25, 2018 8:00 pm Anthem, 901 Wharf Street, SW, Washington DC 20024

Eagles with James Taylor and His All-Star Band

July 26, 2018 7:00 pm Nationals Park 1500 S Capitol St SE, Washington, DC 20003