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[[File:ViceCityFM-GTAEFLC-logo.png|200px|right|Vice City FM logo.]]
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{{Radio station
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| image = [[File:ViceCityFM-GTAEFLC-logo.png|100px]]
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| genre = Sophisti-pop, pop/rock, synthpop, new wave
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| games = [[GTA IV Episodes|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City]]
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| djs  = [[Fernando Martinez]]
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}}
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'''Vice City FM''' is an exclusive [[Radio Station|radio station]] to [[GTA IV Episodes|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City]], not available in the downloadable version of the episodes. Named after [[Vice City in GTA IV Era|Vice City]], "VCFM" plays 1980's [[wp:Pop music|pop music]], and is hosted by radio DJ [[Fernando Martinez]], who had appeared in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]. Vice City FM most likely replaces the removed [[The Vibe 98.8|Vibe 98.8]] station from [[Grand Theft Auto IV]].
 
'''Vice City FM''' is an exclusive [[Radio Station|radio station]] to [[GTA IV Episodes|Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City]], not available in the downloadable version of the episodes. Named after [[Vice City in GTA IV Era|Vice City]], "VCFM" plays 1980's [[wp:Pop music|pop music]], and is hosted by radio DJ [[Fernando Martinez]], who had appeared in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]. Vice City FM most likely replaces the removed [[The Vibe 98.8|Vibe 98.8]] station from [[Grand Theft Auto IV]].
  
 
'''DJ:''' [[Fernando Martinez]]
 
'''DJ:''' [[Fernando Martinez]]
  
'''Genres:''' [[wp:Synthpop|synthpop]], [[wp:Pop rock|pop rock]]
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'''Genres:''' [[wp:Sophisti-pop|sophisti-pop]], [[wp:Synthpop|synthpop]], [[wp:Pop rock|pop rock]], [[wp:New wave|new wave]]
  
==Playlist==
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===Playlist===
*[[wp:Neneh Cherry|Neneh Cherry]] - "[[wp:Buffalo Stance|Buffalo Stance]]" (1988)
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*[[wp:Neneh Cherry|Neneh Cherry]] - "[[wp:Buffalo Stance|Buffalo Stance]]" ''(1988)''
*[[wp:Swing Out Sister|Swing Out Sister]] - "[[wp:Breakout (Swing Out Sister song)|Breakout]]" (1988)
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*[[wp:Swing Out Sister|Swing Out Sister]] - "[[wp:Breakout (Swing Out Sister song)|Breakout]]" ''(1988)''
*[[wp:Robbie Nevil|Robbie Nevil]] - "[[wp:C'est La Vie (Robbie Nevil song)|C'est la Vie]]" (1986)
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*[[wp:Robbie Nevil|Robbie Nevil]] - "[[wp:C'est La Vie (Robbie Nevil song)|C'est la Vie]]" ''(1986)''
*[[wp:Roachford|Roachford]] - "[[wp:Cuddly Toy (song)|Cuddly Toy]]" (1989)
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*[[wp:Andrew Roachford|Roachford]] - "[[wp:Cuddly Toy (song)|Cuddly Toy]]" ''(1989)''
*[[wp:Narada Michael Walden|Narada Michael Walden]] - "[[wp:Divine Emotions|Divine Emotions]]" (1988)
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*[[wp:Narada Michael Walden|Narada Michael Walden]] - "[[wp:Divine Emotions|Divine Emotions]]" ''(1988)''
*[[wp:Five Star|Five Star]] - "[[wp:Find the Time|Find the Time]]" (1986)
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*[[wp:Five Star|Five Star]] - "[[wp:Find the Time|Find the Time]]" ''(1986)''
*[[wp:T'Pau|T'Pau]] - "[[wp:Heart and Soul (T'Pau song)|Heart and Soul]]" (1987)
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*[[wp:T'Pau (band)|T'Pau]] - "[[wp:Heart and Soul (T'Pau song)|Heart and Soul]]" ''(1987)''
*[[wp:Mai Tai|Mai Tai]] - "History" (1985)
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*[[wp:Mai Tai (band)|Mai Tai]] - "History" ''(1985)''
*[[wp:Nu Shooz|Nu Shooz]] - "[[wp:I Can't Wait (Nu Shooz song)|I Can't Wait]]" (1986)
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*[[wp:Nu Shooz|Nu Shooz]] - "[[wp:I Can't Wait (Nu Shooz song)|I Can't Wait]]" ''(1986)''
*[[wp:Texas (band)|Texas]] - "[[wp:I Don't Want A Lover|I Don't Want a Lover]]" (1989)
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*[[wp:Texas (band)|Texas]] - "[[wp:I Don't Want a Lover|I Don't Want a Lover]]" ''(1989)''
*[[wp:Marillion|Marillion]] - "[[wp:Kayleigh|Kayleigh]]" (1985)
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*[[wp:Marillion|Marillion]] - "[[wp:Kayleigh|Kayleigh]]" ''(1985)''
*[[wp:Hue and Cry (band)|Hue and Cry]] - "[[wp:Labour of Love (song)|Labour of Love]]" (1987)
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*[[wp:Hue and Cry|Hue and Cry]] - "[[wp:Labour of Love (song)|Labour of Love]]" ''(1987)''
*[[wp:Climie Fisher|Climie Fisher]] - "Love Changes (Everything)" (1988)
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*[[wp:Climie Fisher|Climie Fisher]] - "[[wp:Love Changes (Everything)|Love Changes (Everything)]]" ''(1988)''
*[[wp:Hall & Oates|Hall & Oates]] - "[[wp:Maneater (Hall & Oates song)|Maneater]]" (1982)
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*[[wp:Hall & Oates|Hall & Oates]] - "[[wp:Maneater (Hall & Oates song)|Maneater]]" ''(1982)''
*[[wp:Curiosity Killed the Cat|Curiosity Killed the Cat]] - "Misfit" (1986)
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*[[wp:Curiosity Killed the Cat|Curiosity Killed the Cat]] - "Misfit" ''(1986)''
*[[wp:Coldcut|Coldcut]] feat. [[wp:Lisa Stansfield|Lisa Stansfield]] - "[[wp:People Hold On|People Hold on]]" (1989)
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*[[wp:Coldcut|Coldcut]] feat. [[wp:Lisa Stansfield|Lisa Stansfield]] - "[[wp:People Hold On|People Hold on]]" ''(1989)''
*[[wp:Level 42|Level 42]] - "[[wp:Something About You (Level 42 song)|Something about You]]" (1985)
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*[[wp:Level 42|Level 42]] - "[[wp:Something About You (Level 42 song)|Something about You]]" ''(1985)''
*[[wp:Jeffrey Osborne|Jeffrey Osborne]] - "Stay with Me Tonight" (1983)
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*[[wp:Jeffrey Osborne|Jeffrey Osborne]] - "Stay with Me Tonight" ''(1983)''
*[[wp:Womack & Womack|Womack & Womack]] - "[[wp:Teardrops (Womack & Womack song)|Teardrops]]" (1988)
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*[[wp:Womack & Womack|Womack & Womack]] - "[[wp:Teardrops (Womack & Womack song)|Teardrops]]" ''(1988)''
*[[wp:Roxette|Roxette]] - "[[wp:The Look|The Look]]" (1989)
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*[[wp:Roxette|Roxette]] - "[[wp:The Look|The Look]]" ''(1989)''
*[[wp:Re-Flex|Re-Flex]] - "[[wp:The Politics of Dancing (song)|The Politics of Dancing]]" (1983)
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*[[wp:Re-Flex|Re-Flex]] - "[[wp:The Politics of Dancing (song)|The Politics of Dancing]]" ''(1983)''
*[[wp:'Til Tuesday|'Til Tuesday]] - "[[wp:Voices Carry|Voices Carry]]" (1985)
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*[[wp:'Til Tuesday|'Til Tuesday]] - "[[wp:Voices Carry|Voices Carry]]" ''(1985)''
*[[wp:Boy Meets Girl (band)|Boy Meets Girl]] - "[[wp:Waiting For A Star To Fall|Waiting for a Star to Fall]]" (1983)
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*[[wp:Boy Meets Girl (band)|Boy Meets Girl]] - "[[wp:Waiting for a Star to Fall|Waiting for a Star to Fall]]" ''(1983)''
 
*[[wp:Prefab Sprout|Prefab Sprout]] - "[[wp:When Love Breaks Down|When Love Breaks Down]]" (1984)
 
*[[wp:Prefab Sprout|Prefab Sprout]] - "[[wp:When Love Breaks Down|When Love Breaks Down]]" (1984)
*[[wp:Terence Trent D'Arby|Terence Trent D'Arby]] - "[[wp:Wishing Well (Terence Trent D'Arby song)|Wishing Well]]" (1987)
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*[[wp:Terence Trent D'Arby|Terence Trent D'Arby]] - "[[wp:Wishing Well (Terence Trent D'Arby song)|Wishing Well]]" ''(1987)''
*[[wp:Wet Wet Wet|Wet Wet Wet]] - "[[wp:Wishing I Was Lucky|Wishing I Was Lucky]]" (1987)
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*[[wp:Wet Wet Wet|Wet Wet Wet]] - "[[wp:Wishing I Was Lucky|Wishing I Was Lucky]]" ''(1987)''
*[[wp:Scritti Politti|Scritti Politti]] - "[[wp:Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin)|Wood Beez (Pray like Aretha Franklin)]]" (1984)
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*[[wp:Scritti Politti|Scritti Politti]] - "[[wp:Wood Beez (Pray Like Aretha Franklin)|Wood Beez (Pray like Aretha Franklin)]]" ''(1984)''
*[[wp:John Farnham|John Farnham]] - "[[wp:You're The Voice|You're the Voice]]" (1986)
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*[[wp:John Farnham|John Farnham]] - "[[wp:You're the Voice|You're the Voice]]" ''(1986)''
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== Unused songs ==
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Songs planned for the station but not included are listed in the file "[[GXT|american.gxt]]":
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*[[wp:Belouis Some |Belouis Some]] - "[[wp:Imagination (Belouis Some song)|Imagination]]" ''(1984)''
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*[[wp:Billy Ocean|Billy Ocean]] - "[[wp:Carribean Queen|Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run)]]" ''(1984)''
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*[[wp:Morrissey|Morrissey]] - "[[wp:Everyday Is Like Sunday|Everyday Is like Sunday]]" ''(1988)''
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*[[wp:Club Nouveau|Club Nouveau]] - "[[wp:Lean on Me (song)|Lean on Me]]" ''(1986)''
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*[[wp:Culture Club|Culture Club]] - "[[wp:Time (Clock Of The Heart)|Time (Clock of the Heart)]]" ''(1982)''
  
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
 
*[[Evan Moss]] sings along to "Maneater" - Hall & Oates, in the opening sequence of the mission [[Bang Bang]], this is the only time you can hear this song in the game if you own the downloadable version, as Vice City FM appears only on the Disc version.
 
*[[Evan Moss]] sings along to "Maneater" - Hall & Oates, in the opening sequence of the mission [[Bang Bang]], this is the only time you can hear this song in the game if you own the downloadable version, as Vice City FM appears only on the Disc version.
*"The Look" - Roxette is a song which plays in one of [[The Ballad of Gay Tony]] trailers. It's also played at a Strip Club if the player chooses for a 2nd or 3rd dance.
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*"''The Look''" by Roxette is a song which plays in one of [[The Ballad of Gay Tony]] trailers. It's also played at a strip club if the player chooses for a 2nd or 3rd dance.
*On an in-game poster advertising the radio station, there is a list of bands featured. Interestingly "Go West" and "Tears For Fears" are listed, but no songs are in the playlist, suggesting they were dropped during development, however, no song titles from these bands are seen in the file "american.gxt".
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*On an in-game poster advertising the radio station, there is a list of bands featured. Interestingly "[[wp:Go West (band)|Go West]]" and "[[wp:Tears for Fears|Tears For Fears]]" are listed, but no songs are in the playlist, suggesting they were dropped during development (however, no song titles from these bands are seen in the file "american.gxt").
*Songs planned for the station, but dropped during development, are listed in the file "american.gxt" :
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**[[wp:Belouis Some |Belouis Some]] - "[[wp:Imagination (Belouis Some song)|Imagination]]" (1984)
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==See also==
**[[wp:Billy Ocean|Billy Ocean]] - "[[wp:Carribean Queen|Caribbean Queen (No More Love on the Run)]]" (1984)
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* [[Flashback FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto III]] which plays 80s pop music.
**[[wp:Morrissey|Morrissey]] - "[[wp:Everyday Is Like Sunday|Everyday Is like Sunday]]" (1988)
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* [[Emotion 98.3]], [[Flash FM]] and [[Wave 103]], three radio stations in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] which play 80s pop music and new wave.
**[[wp:Club Nouveau|Club Nouveau]] - "[[wp:Lean on Me (song)|Lean on Me]]" (1986)
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* [[K-DST]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]] which plays 70s and 80s pop/rock, among other things.
**[[wp:Culture Club|Culture Club]] - "[[wp:Time (Clock Of The Heart)|Time (Clock of the Heart)]]" (1982)
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* [[Liberty Rock Radio 97.8]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] which plays 80s pop/rock, among other things.
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* [[Los Santos Rock Radio]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays 80s pop/rock, among other things.
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* [[Non Stop Pop FM]], a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays 80s pop music and more recent.
  
 
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Revision as of 15:39, 17 November 2013

Radio Station
Vice City FM
ViceCityFM-GTAEFLC-logo.png
Genre: Sophisti-pop, pop/rock, synthpop, new wave
Appearance(s): Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City
DJ(s): Fernando Martinez

Vice City FM is an exclusive radio station to Grand Theft Auto: Episodes From Liberty City, not available in the downloadable version of the episodes. Named after Vice City, "VCFM" plays 1980's pop music, and is hosted by radio DJ Fernando Martinez, who had appeared in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. Vice City FM most likely replaces the removed Vibe 98.8 station from Grand Theft Auto IV.

DJ: Fernando Martinez

Genres: sophisti-pop, synthpop, pop rock, new wave

Playlist

Unused songs

Songs planned for the station but not included are listed in the file "american.gxt":

Trivia

  • Evan Moss sings along to "Maneater" - Hall & Oates, in the opening sequence of the mission Bang Bang, this is the only time you can hear this song in the game if you own the downloadable version, as Vice City FM appears only on the Disc version.
  • "The Look" by Roxette is a song which plays in one of The Ballad of Gay Tony trailers. It's also played at a strip club if the player chooses for a 2nd or 3rd dance.
  • On an in-game poster advertising the radio station, there is a list of bands featured. Interestingly "Go West" and "Tears For Fears" are listed, but no songs are in the playlist, suggesting they were dropped during development (however, no song titles from these bands are seen in the file "american.gxt").

See also