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{{Disambiglink|Not to be confused with [[Flashback FM]]}}
 
{{Infobox radio station
 
{{Infobox radio station
 
|name = Flash FM
 
|name = Flash FM
|image = Flash.jpg
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|image = FlashFM.png
|location = [[Vice City]]
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|location = [[Vice City (3D Universe)|Vice City]]
|genre = Pop rock, Soft rock
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|genre = Pop, Pop rock, New Wave, Synthpop
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]
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|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]]<br>[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]''
|host = [[Toni]] and [[Teri]] <small>(formerly)</small> [[Toni]] <small>(currently)</small>}}'''Flash FM''' is a [[Vice City in GTA III Era|Vice City]] radio station hosted by DJ [[Toni]] that appears in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] and [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]. In 1984 Toni was accompanied by another DJ, [[Teri]]. Flash FM plays pop music and is one of the favored radio stations of the [[Streetwannabe's]]. It is also played in the [[Vice City Bikers]] bar.
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|host = [[Toni]] and [[Teri]] <small>(1984)</small><br>[[Toni]] <small>(1986)</small>}}
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'''Flash FM''' is a [[Vice City (3D Universe)|Vice City]] radio station featured in ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]]'' and ''[[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]]''. The station plays contemporary pop music and is hosted by [[Toni]] and [[Teri]] in [[1984]], with Toni becoming the sole DJ by [[1986]].
   
 
==GTA Vice City playlist==
 
==GTA Vice City playlist==
*Hall and Oates - Out of Touch (1984)
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*[[wp:Hall and Oates|Hall &amp; Oates]] - [[wp:Out of Touch|Out of Touch]] (1984)
*Wang Chung - Dance Hall Days (1984)
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*[[wp:Wang Chung (band)|Wang Chung]] - [[wp:Dance Hall Days|Dance Hall Days]] (1984)
*Michael Jackson - Billie Jean (1983, not available on 10th Anniversary Editon)
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*[[wp:Michael Jackson|Michael Jackson]] - [[wp:Billie Jean|Billie Jean]] (1983)*
*Laura Branigan - Self Control (1984)
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*[[wp:Laura Branigan|Laura Branigan]] - [[wp:Self Control (song)|Self Control]] (1984)
*Go West - Call Me (1984)[[File:Toni-GTAVC.jpg|right|thumb|Toni, the DJ of the station in GTA Vice City]]
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*[[wp:Go West (band)|Go West]] - [[wp:Call Me (Go West song)|Call Me]] (1984)
*INXS - Kiss the Dirt (Falling Down the Mountain) (1986)
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*[[wp:INXS|INXS]] - [[wp:Kiss the Dirt (Falling Down the Mountain)|Kiss the Dirt (Falling Down the Mountain)]] (1986)
*Bryan Adams - Run to You (1984)
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*[[wp:Bryan Adams|Bryan Adams]] - [[wp:Run to You (Bryan Adams song)|Run to You]] (1984)
*Electric Light Orchestra - Four Little Diamonds (1983)
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*[[wp:Electric Light Orchestra|Electric Light Orchestra]] - [[wp:Four Little Diamonds|Four Little Diamonds]] (1983)
*Yes - Owner of a Lonely Heart (1983)
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*[[wp:Yes (band)|Yes]] - [[wp:Owner of a Lonely Heart|Owner of a Lonely Heart]] (1983)
*The Buggles - Video Killed the Radio Star (1979)
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*[[wp:The Buggles|The Buggles]] - [[wp:Video Killed the Radio Star|Video Killed the Radio Star]] (1979)
*Aneka - Japanese Boy (1981)
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*[[wp:Aneka|Aneka]] - [[wp:Japanese Boy|Japanese Boy]] (1981)
*Talk Talk - Life's What You Make It (1986)
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*[[wp:Talk Talk|Talk Talk]] - [[wp:Life's What You Make It (Talk Talk song)|Life's What You Make It]] (1986)
*The Outfield - Your Love (1986)
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*[[wp:The Outfield|The Outfield]] - [[wp:Your Love|Your Love]] (1986)
*Joe Jackson - Steppin' Out (1982)
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*[[wp:Joe Jackson (musician)|Joe Jackson]] - [[wp:Steppin' Out|Steppin' Out]] (1982)
*The Fixx - One Thing Leads to Another (1983)
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*[[wp:The Fixx|The Fixx]] - [[wp:One Thing Leads to Another|One Thing Leads to Another]] (1983)
*Lionel Richie - Running with the Night (1983, only available on original PS2 version)
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*[[wp:Lionel Richie|Lionel Richie]] - [[wp:Running with the Night|Running with the Night]] (1983)**
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Songs marked with * don't appear in the 10th Anniversary Edition, songs marked with ** only appear in the original PS2 version
   
 
==GTA Vice City Stories playlist==
 
==GTA Vice City Stories playlist==
*Laura Branigan - Gloria (1982)
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*[[wp:Laura Branigan|Laura Branigan]] - [[wp:Gloria (Umberto Tozzi song)#Laura Branigan version|Gloria]] (1982)
*Rick Springfield - Human Touch (1983)
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*[[wp:Rick Springfield|Rick Springfield]] - [[wp:Human Touch (Rick Springfield song)|Human Touch]] (1983)
*INXS - The One Thing (1982)
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*[[wp:INXS|INXS]] - [[wp:The One Thing (song)|The One Thing]] (1982)
*Philip Bailey & Phil Collins - Easy Lover (1984)
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*[[wp:Philip Bailey|Philip Bailey]] and [[Phil Collins]] - [[wp:Easy Lover|Easy Lover]] (1984)
*Scandal - The Warrior (1984)
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*[[wp:Scandal (American band)|Scandal]] - [[wp:The Warrior (song)|The Warrior]] (1984)
*Alison Moyet - Love Resurrection (1984)
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*[[wp:Alison Moyet|Alison Moyet]] - [[wp:Love Resurrection|Love Resurrection]] (1984)
*The Alan Parsons Project - Games People Play (1980)
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*[[wp:The Alan Parsons Project|The Alan Parsons Project]] - [[wp:Games People Play (The Alan Parsons Project song)|Games People Play]] (1980)
*Hall & Oates - Family Man (1982)
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*[[wp:Hall & Oates|Hall &amp; Oates]] - [[wp:Family Man (Mike Oldfield song)#Hall & Oates cover|Family Man]] (1982)
*Pat Benatar - Love Is a Battlefield (1983)
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*[[wp:Pat Benatar|Pat Benatar]] - [[wp:Love Is a Battlefield|Love Is a Battlefield]] (1983)
*Nik Kershaw - Wouldn't It Be Good (1984)
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*[[wp:Nik Kershaw|Nik Kershaw]] - [[wp:Wouldn't It Be Good|Wouldn't It Be Good]] (1984)
*Phil Oakey and Giorgio Moroder - Together In Electric Dreams (1984)
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*[[wp:Philip Oakey|Philip Oakey]] and [[wp:Giorgio Moroder|Giorgio Moroder]] - [[wp:Together in Electric Dreams|Together in Electric Dreams]] (1984)
*Talk Talk - It's My Life (1984)
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*[[wp:Talk Talk|Talk Talk]] - [[wp:It's My Life (Talk Talk song)|It's My Life]] (1984)
*Missing Persons - Destination Unknown (1982)
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*[[wp:Missing Persons|Missing Persons]] - [[wp:Destination Unknown (song)|Destination Unknown]] (1982)
*Wang Chung - Don't Let Go (1984)
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*[[wp:Wang Chung (band)|Wang Chung]] - [[wp:Don't Let Go (Wang Chung song)|Don't Let Go]] (1984)
*Gino Vannelli - Appaloosa (1984)
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*[[wp:Gino Vannelli|Gino Vannelli]] - Appaloosa (1978)
*Genesis - Turn It on Again (1980)
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*[[wp:Genesis (band)|Genesis]] - [[wp:Turn It on Again|Turn It on Again]] (1980)
*Blancmange - Living on the Ceiling (1983)
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*[[wp:Blancmange (band)|Blancmange]] - [[wp:Living on the Ceiling|Living on the Ceiling]] (1983)
*Paul Young - Come Back and Stay (1983)
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*[[wp:Paul Young|Paul Young]] - [[wp:Come Back and Stay|Come Back and Stay]] (1983)
==Trivia==
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*It is technically not possible that the song ''Together in Electric Dreams'' could be broadcasted on Flash FM in 1984. Although the song certainly was released in 1984, this was only true in the UK. It wasn't officially released in the United States, where Vice City is set, until 1988, 4 years after Vice City Stories.
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==Gallery==
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<gallery>
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Toni-GTAVC.jpg|Toni, the station DJ.
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Flash-FM-T-shirt-GTA_Online.jpg|Flash FM T-shirt in [[GTA Online]].
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</gallery>
   
 
==Videos==
 
==Videos==
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[[File:Flash FM Vice City Stories|thumb|center|335 px]]
   
[[File:Flash FM FULL HQ|thumb|center|501 px|GTA VC Flash Fm]]
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==Trivia==
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*Toni often makes off-handed sexual comments to pun the station's name, a reference to the fact that "Flash" is a slang term for someone removing an item of clothing and "flashing" their body.
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*In [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]], "Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson will automatically play when the player enters [[Ken Rosenberg]]'s [[Admiral]] during [[In The Beginning...]]. In the mobile version, this is replaced by "Self Control" by Laura Branigan.
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*"Self Control" by Laura Branigan is featured in the IOS and Android trailer for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.
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*"Video Killed the Radio Star" by The Buggles plays in the background during the Commodore 64-inspired logo sequence seen when the games loads.
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*This station was due to appear in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]] but was dropped during development.
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*Two of the songs from this station, "Out of Touch" by Hall & Oates & "It's My Life" by Talk Talk, appear in Saints Row 2 and Saints Row: The Third respectively. Both games are considered by some as [[GTA Clone]]s.
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*Flash FM is the favourite radio station of the [[Haitians]], alongside [[Fever 105]], which can be heard after the player carjacks their [[Voodoo]]. It is also one of the favourite stations of the [[Sharks|Streetwannabes]].
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*In [[Grand Theft Auto Online]], during the Halloween Weekend, a t-shirt with the logo of the radio station was available through [[Crate Drops]].
   
[[File:Grand Theft Auto VCS Flash FM (UNCUT) DOWNLOAD LINK!!!!!|thumb|center|501 px|GTA VCS Flash Fm]]
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==See also==
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*[[Vice City FM]] - a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Episodes from Liberty City]] which also plays 1980s pop, as well as another song by Hall & Oates.
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*[[Emotion 98.3]] - a radio station in ''Grand Theft Auto: Vice City'' and ''Vice City Stories'' which plays other songs by Phil Collins and Pat Benatar.
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*[[Non Stop Pop FM]] - a pop radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays contemporary pop music, as well as other songs by Hall & Oates and INXS.
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*[[Flashback FM]] - A radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Liberty City Stories]] which plays other songs by Giorgio Moroder.
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*[[Liberty Rock Radio]] - a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] which plays other songs by Genesis and the Electric Light Orchestra.
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*[[Los Santos Rock Radio]] - a radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays other songs by The Alan Parsons Project, [[Phil Collins]], Pat Benatar and Yes.
   
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Latest revision as of 16:38, July 29, 2015

Not to be confused with Flashback FM


Flash FM is a Vice City radio station featured in Grand Theft Auto: Vice City and Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories. The station plays contemporary pop music and is hosted by Toni and Teri in 1984, with Toni becoming the sole DJ by 1986.

GTA Vice City playlistEdit

Songs marked with * don't appear in the 10th Anniversary Edition, songs marked with ** only appear in the original PS2 version

GTA Vice City Stories playlistEdit

GalleryEdit

VideosEdit

Flash FM Vice City Stories01:04:05

Flash FM Vice City Stories

TriviaEdit

  • Toni often makes off-handed sexual comments to pun the station's name, a reference to the fact that "Flash" is a slang term for someone removing an item of clothing and "flashing" their body.
  • In Grand Theft Auto: Vice City, "Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson will automatically play when the player enters Ken Rosenberg's Admiral during In The Beginning.... In the mobile version, this is replaced by "Self Control" by Laura Branigan.
  • "Self Control" by Laura Branigan is featured in the IOS and Android trailer for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.
  • "Video Killed the Radio Star" by The Buggles plays in the background during the Commodore 64-inspired logo sequence seen when the games loads.
  • This station was due to appear in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas but was dropped during development.
  • Two of the songs from this station, "Out of Touch" by Hall & Oates & "It's My Life" by Talk Talk, appear in Saints Row 2 and Saints Row: The Third respectively. Both games are considered by some as GTA Clones.
  • Flash FM is the favourite radio station of the Haitians, alongside Fever 105, which can be heard after the player carjacks their Voodoo. It is also one of the favourite stations of the Streetwannabes.
  • In Grand Theft Auto Online, during the Halloween Weekend, a t-shirt with the logo of the radio station was available through Crate Drops.

See alsoEdit

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