Tuesday, May 24, 2005

Playlist May 21, 2005

Upcoming concerts mentioned during the show:
VNV Nation, June 2nd @ The Madrid
Shout Out Louds w/ The Dears, June 2nd @ The Bottleneck
Meatbeat Manifesto, June 18 @ The Grand Emporium

The Cheesetastic song this week, I think, was particularly cheesy. I like cheese, though, especially with crackers.
Have a great week!

Here's the list:
Track - Artist - Album (if new)
Video Killed The Radio Star - The Buggles
That's Entertainment - The Jam
Baked Bean - Haircut 100
Zerox - Adam & The Ants
Watching The Detectives - Elvis Costello
Arena - VNV Nation - Matter + Form (R)
Jubilation - Anything Box
Games Without Frontiers - Peter Gabriel
Babylonian Tower - Tarwater - The Needle Was Traveling
But Then Again No - Shout Out Louds - (sampler from Howl Howl Gaff Gaff)
Strange Fruit - Siouxsie & The Banshees (R)
Carbon Monoxide - Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch
Wild - Meatbeat Manifesto - At The Center
Blind Sublime - Peter Murphy

Cheesetastic Song of The Week
Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do) - Wham!

The Melting Moon - VHS or Beta (R)
I Fought The Law - The Clash
On Your Radio - Joe Jackson
Love Vigilantes (c. New Order) - Poi Dog Pondering - The Best of... (The Austin Years)
Not Enough Time - INXS
Chrome - VNV Nation - Matter + Form (R)
All She Wants Is - Duran Duran (R)
Blue Day - Mount Sims
Start - The Jam
Two Minute Warning - Depeche Mode
Forever Live & Die - Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark
Breath of Life - Erasure
I Die: You Die - Gary Numan
Big Store - The Devils
Shoplifters of the World Unite - Morrissey - Live @ Earl's Court
Le Pain Perdu - Cibo Matto
The Falling Kind - Veda
Dominatrix (12") - Dominatrix
Hanging on the Telephone - Blondie
I Am A Poseur - X-Ray Spex
Punk Rock Girl - The Dead Milkmen
My Ever Changing Moods - Style Council
Escape Hatch - Mount Sims (R)
Opportunities - Pet Shop Boys
Tour de France (original 1983) - Kraftwerk
Grapefruit Diet - Weird Al Yankovic
Hunting High & Low - A-Ha

(R) = Requests

Sunday, May 15, 2005

Playlist May 14, 2005 (Dedicated to Grandpa)

This show was dedicated to my grandpa, who passed away yesterday morning. The songs in particular were not all dedicated to him, just the show in general.

Here's this week's list:
Track - Artist - Album (if new)
That Smiling Face - Camouflage
And She Was - The Talking Heads
--made dedication here--
Drowning Man - U2
Kidney Bingos - Wire
Nighttime Ride - Big Audio Dynamite
Johnny & Mary - Robert Palmer
I'll Kiss You - Cyndi Lauper
Space Age Love Song - A Flock of Seagulls (R)
Imperfection - Real Life
Kiss The Dirt (Falling Down The Mountain) - INXS
Us - Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch
Ever Fallen In Love - The Buzzcocks
All The Things She Said - Simple Minds
Planet Claire - The B-52s (R)
I'm Not Down - The Clash
Rainy Day - APB
Zoo Music Girls - The Birthday Party (R)
Tell Me All You Know - John Taylor/Johnathan Elias
Blend The Strengths - Front 242 (R)
I'm Always Touched by Your Presence Dear - Blondie
Behind The Wheel - Depeche Mode
In The Name of Love - The Thompson Twins
Wasteland - Mission UK
Love On Your Side - The Thompson Twins (goof)
Getting Away with It - Electronic (New Order feat. Pet Shop Boys)
Love Is A Stranger - The Eurythmics
LoveSong - The Cure
Heart's A Lonely Hunter - Thievery Corporation - The Cosmic Game
Anyone - Moving Units
Lucretia My Reflection - Sisters of Mercy (R)
Point of No Return - Duran Duran - Astronaut
I'm The Man - Joe Jackson
Pulling Mussels - Squeeze
Rise - PiL (R)
Robots - The Golden Republic - The Golden Republic
Russian Radio (ext.) - Red Flag

(R) = Requests

Tuesday, May 10, 2005

Playlist May 7, 2005 (+New Music Recs.)

Finally! I'm caught back up to the present with these playlists! I let it get far too out of hand and had four weeks backlogged. Whipped it back into shape, and I'll try not to let it get so bad.

There's some new music being worked into the playlists lately such as artists like: Supervillains, Tarwater, Fischerspooner, Youth Group, StereoLab (box set promo), Verve:Remixed3, Regina Spektor, and more! These are the CDs I'm currently finding a groove to, and recommend having a listen for.

(NOTE: this playlist was featured on Rhapsody Radish. Thanks, Robert! :))

Here's this week's list:
Track - Artist - Album (if new)
Waiting For The Night - Depeche Mode
Substance - Dot-Allison
Gup Gown - Giles - Giles
Be With Me - Vast
Shadowland - Youth Group - Skeleton Jar
World Exclusive - The Devils
Always Crashing The Same Car - David Bowie (R)
Ginger Snaps - Britta Phillips & Dean Wareham (of Luna)
The Free Design - StereoLab - Oscillons from the Anti-Sun box
Across The Dial - Tarwater - The Needle Was Traveling
All Stood Still - Ultravox
The Metro - Berlin

Random New Order Duo
Dream Attack - New Order
State Of The Nation - "

Mannequin - Wire
I'm Beginning to See The Light - The Velvet Underground
Mirror in The Bathroom - The English Beat

Mothers' Day Block
Some Girls Are Bigger Than Others - The Smiths
Never Turn Your Back on Mother Earth (cover traditional) - Martin L. Gore
Mothers Talk - Tears For Fears
Que Cera Cera/Girl - Piney Gir - Peakahokahoo
Mama's Boy - Ramones
Madonna of the Wasps - Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians

Cheesetastic Song of the Week
Shout - Tears for Fears

A Different Story - Peter Schilling
Open Your Heart (Human League cover) - Ladytron
Girlfriend is Better - Talking Heads
Sexy Boy - Air
In The Gold Dust Rush - Cocteau Twins
Go About Your Day - Three Alarm Fire
Dear Prudence (Beatles cover) - Siouxsie & The Banshees
The Passion of Lovers - Bauhaus (R)
Are You Receiving Me? - XTC
Clampdown - The Clash (R)
One More Time - Joe Jackson
Taste It - INXS
I Have The Touch - Peter Gabriel
A Subway Called "You" - Gary Numan
Chains - Duran Duran - Astronaut
Way Behind Me - The Primitives
Walking in L.A. - Missing Persons (R)
Behold, Galvatron! - Supervillains - Suckadelic

(end of show, but Justice files started late, so the show continued...)

Eternia's Greatest - Supervillains - Suckadelic
Close To Me - The Cure
Moon Over Bourbon Street (live) - Sting
Fever (Adam Freeland mix) - Sarah Vaughn - Verve:Remixed3

(R) = Request

Sunday, May 01, 2005

Playlist April 30, 2005

Not to reduce the gesture, but requests and dedications are one thing... "shout outs" are kind of for "hip-hop/R&B" radio, if you know what I mean. I had a rare call for a "shout out" this week. It was odd doing one, to say the least. I don't like to disappoint, you know, but I do hope it isn't catching.

Track - Artist - Album (if new)
Public Image - Public Image Ltd.
Disintegration - The Cure
Concrete Sky - Beth Orton
You Don't Own Me (Leslie Gore cover) - Rasputina
Cheesecake Truck - King Missile
Lucky Numbers - Lene Lovich
Blue Bell Knoll - Cocteau Twins
Love Comes Quickly - Pet Shop Boys (R)
Part Time Punks - Television Personalities
Denis Denis - Blondie
Roadrunner - Jonathan Richman & The Modern Lovers
Your Honor - Regina Spektor - Soviet Kitsch
Sex & Drugs & Rock 'n' Roll - Ian Drury & The Blockheads
The Kill - Fugazi
Going Underground - The Jam
Half A Person - The Smiths
Cybelle's Reverie - StereoLab - Oscillons form the Anti-Sun box

Random Bowie Duo
New Killer Star - David Bowie (R)
Fashion - David Bowie (R)

I Wanna Be Sedated (Ramones cover) - Shonen Knife
Radio Radio - Elvis Costello
Shoot You Down - APB
Halo - Depeche Mode
Birth, School, Work, Death - The Godfathers

Random Sex Pistols Duo
Problem - Sex Pistols
Holidays In The Sun - Sex Pistols

Chinese Rock - Ramones
Dance This Mess Around - The B-52s
Another Car, Another Car Crash - Dex Dexter
Actual Size - They Might Be Giants
Same Old Scene - Roxy Music
Last Chance On The Stairway - Duran Duran
Pluto Drive - The Creatures
Creature - Piney Gir - Peakahokahoo
The Killing Moon - Echo & The Bunnymen
Vive le Rock - Adam Ant
The Lovecats - The Cure
Leave Me To Bleed - Erasure
The Robots - Kraftwerk
The Dead Heart - Midnight Oil
Common People (Pulp cover, feat. Joe Jackson) - William Shatner - Has Been

(R) = Requests