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Songs of Black and Blue…

HOUR ONE:

  1. BT & TORI AMOS – BLUE SKIES
  2. MIDNIGHT OIL – BLUE SKY MINE
  3. THE CARDIGANS – BLACK LETTER DAY
  4. A-HA – THE BLUE SKY (DEMO VERSION)
  5. FRIENDLY FIRES – BLUE CASSETTE (TIGA MIX)
  6. MOBY – BLUE MOON (HOLY GHOST! MIX)
  7. DAVID BOWIE – BLUE JEAN
  8. LANA DEL RAY – BLUE JEANS (RAC MIX)
  9. LADYTRON – BLUE JEANS (INTERPOL MIX)
  10. MIIKE SNOW – BLACK TIN BOX (w/ Lykke Li) <— It’s so Peter Gabriel! :)
  11. PETER GABRIEL (w/ Blind Boys of Alabama) – SKY BLUE
  12. CHICANE – FROM BLUE TO GREEN
  13. SHE WANTS REVENGE – BLACK LINER RUN
  14. MONACO – BLUE

HOUR TWO:

  1. THE PIXIES – GREENS AND BLUES
  2. RANK AND FILE – THE CONDUCTOR WORE BLACK
  3. NINA SIMONE (POSTAL SERVICE MIX) – LITTLE GIRL BLUE
  4. THOM YORKE – BLACK SWAN
  5. MORRISSEY – BLACK CLOUD
  6. THE JESUS & MARY CHAIN – BLUES FROM A GUN
  7. TRE LUX (SOUNDGARDEN) – BLACK HOLE SUN
  8. SONIC YOUTH – I LOVE YOU GOLDEN BLUE
  9. TRICKY – BLACK STEEL
  10. NEW ORDER – BLUE MONDAY
  11. GROOVE ARMADA – INSIDE MY MIND (BLUE SKIES)
  12. MODERN ENGLISH – BLUE WAVES

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // A replay of tonight’s show can be heard Sunday morning from 1a-3a

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Grooves for your fine summer evening :)

HOUR ONE:

  1. TOMBOY – SYNCHRONIZE
  2. diskJOKKE – FLOTT FLYT
  3. MATHEW DEAR – HER FANTASY
  4. DJ HELL & ANTHONY ROTHER – ELECTRONIC GERMANY
  5. MAELSTROM – PETRICHOR
  6. BLACK DEVIL DISCO CLUB – *H* FRIEND
  7. LADYTRON – DISCOTRAXX
  8. NEW ORDER – RESTLESS
  9. BUILD – PALM TREE
  10. TOWA TEI – PAC IS BACK

HOUR TWO:

  1. JOAKIM – NOTHING GOLD (TODD TERJE MIX)
  2. TRENTMOLLER – ALWAYS SOMETHING BETTER
  3. HEADSON GROOVE – MONKEY HERO
  4. KEEP SHELLY IN ATHENS – FLYWAY
  5. BOOKA SHADE – BODY LANGUAGE/INTERPRETATION
  6. KIDS AT MIDNIGHT – SURVIVAL
  7. BASEMENT FREAKS – URBAN JUNKIE (TIMEWARP INC. MIX)
  8. HOME VIDEO – EVERY LOVE THAT EVER WAS (BACHELOR OF SCIENCE MIX)
  9. BJORN TORKSE – GOD KVELD
  10. FOUR TET – AS SERIOUS AS YOUR LIFE

Subculture: LIVE every Friday, 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3.fm in Northampton, MA or online at valleyfreeradio.org // Replay of show can be heard the following Sunday mornings from 1a-3a

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MANDALAY

Tonight! Same not same. Songs with the same title by different artists… and they’re not the same song. Interesting, right? Just *listen*…

HOUR ONE:

  1. CHEMICAL BROTHERS – GO (EDGE OF CONTROL DUB)
  2. TONES ON TAIL – GO
  3. PSYCHEDELIC FURS – HEAVEN
  4. SQUEEZE – HEAVEN
  5. DEPECHE MODE – IN YOUR ROOM (MIX)
  6. THE BANGLES – IN YOUR ROOM
  7. YELLO – OH YEAH
  8. DAFT PUNK – OH YEAH
  9. MINISTRY – JUST LIKE YOU
  10. ROXY MUSIC – JUST LIKE YOU
  11. XTC – BALL AND CHAIN
  12. THE BRIAN SETZER ORCHESTRA – BALL AND CHAIN
  13. THE DEAD MILKMEN – BIG DEAL
  14. EVERYTHING BUT THE GIRL – BIG DEAL

HOUR TWO:

  1. PETER BJORN AND JOHN – AMSTERDAM
  2. DAUGHTER – AMSTERDAM
  3. PEPE DELUXE – BIG MUFF
  4. DEPECHE MODE – BIG MUFF
  5. ERASURE – STAR
  6. BELLY – STAR
  7. LE TIGRE – BANG BANG
  8. FRANZ FERDINAND – BANG BANG
  9. JULIET – AVALON
  10. ROXY MUSIC – AVALON
  11. MANDALAY – BEAUTIFUL
  12. IVY – BEAUTIFUL
  13. THE JAM – ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS
  14. DAVID BOWIE – ABSOLUTE BEGINNERS

TONIGHT: Electronic and indie music featuring themes about cities, states and countries.

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HOUR ONE:

1. M- POP MUSIK (TODD TERJE REMIX)  (NEW YORK, PARIS, LONDON, MUNICH)

2. OF MONTREAL – OSLO IN THE SUMMERTIME (NORWAY)

3. KENT – COLUMBUS (STOCKHOLM)

4. THIEVERY CORPORATION – EXPO IN TOKYO (JAPAN)

5. OMD – 88 SECONDS IN GREENSBORO (About the five protesters killed by the KKK in Greensboro, NC, USA in 1979)

6. ALPHAVILLE – SUMMER IN BERLIN (GERMANY)

7. MAGNETIC FIELDS – ALL THE UMBRELLAS IN LONDON (ENGLAND)

8. KOMPUTER – LOOKING DOWN ON LONDON (ENGLAND)

9. METRONOMY – RESERVOIR (ENGLAND)

10. LOVE & HAPPINESS – A:STOCKHOLM B: GOTEBORG (SWEDEN)

11. KIRSTY MACCOLL – HE’S ON THE BEACH (12: MIX) (AUSTRALIA)

12. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – HONG KONG GARDEN (JAPAN)

HOUR TWO:

1. FULL FORCE – TOKYO SKYLINE (FIST MIX) (JAPAN)

2. FATBOY SLIM – YOU’RE NOT FROM BRIGHTON (ENGLAND)

3. PETER BJORN & JOHN – AMSTERDAM (NETHERLANDS)

4. THE BUGGLES – ELSTREE (HERTFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND)

5. GROOVE ARMADA – CHICAGO (USA)

6. THE BLUE NILE – TINSELTOWN IN THE RAIN (HOLLYWOOD, CA, USA)

7. DEATH CAB FOR CUTIE (CONEY ISLAND, NY, USA)

8. ARCADE FIRE – SPRAWL II (MOUNTAINS BEYOND MOUNTAINS) MIX (TEXAS, USA)

9. JAPAN – LIFE IN TOKYO (JAPAN)

10. VISAGE – MOON OVER MOSCOW (RUSSIA)

11. POSTAL SERVICE – THE DISTRICT SLEEPS ALONE TONIGHT (WASHINGTON, D.C., USA)

SUBCULTURE: Fridays, 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org. Repeats of tonight’s program can be heard the following Sunday morning from 1a-3a.

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Let’s Active – Record Bar signing in Winston-Salem, NC, 1985

A multi-decade listen to jangle pop from the US and the UK.

HOUR ONE:

1. MARSHALL CRENSHAW – WHENEVER YOU’RE ON MY MIND

2. THE LUCKSMITHS – GO-TO-BED BIRDS

3. PYLON – CRAZY

4. REM – HARBORCOAT

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REM concert flier for Reynolds Auditorium, a Winston-Salem, NC high school.

5. LOVE TRACTOR – MOTORCADE

6. LET’S ACTIVE – LEADER OF MEN

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Mitch Easter of Let’s Active in W-S, NC, 1985

7. MITCH EASTER – YOU/ME

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dB’s concert flier for Winston-Salem, NC, 1980s

8. THE DB’S – A SPY IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE (EXTENDED MIX)

9. CHRIS STAMEY – WHERE DOES THE TIME GO?

10. DILLON FENCE – SAD INHERITANCE

11. THE CONNELLS – FUN AND GAMES

12. THE SMITHS – THE HEADMASTER RITUAL

13. GUADACANAL DIARY – FEAR OF GOD

14. THE LA’S – THERE SHE GOES

15. GAME THEORY – BAD YEAR AT UCLA

16. THE CHURCH – TOO FAST FOR YOU

17. THE THREE O’CLOCK – JETFIGHTER

HOUR TWO:

1. GREEN ON RED – DEATH AND ANGELS

2. THE SWIMMING POOL Q’S – THE BELLS RING

3. AZTEC CAMERA – THE BOY WONDERS

4. THE HOUSEMARTINS – HAPPY HOUR

5. RANK AND FILE – THE CONDUCTOR WORE BLACK

6. HAIRCUT 100 – SURPRISE ME AGAIN

7. THE PEARLFISHERS – BANANA SANDWICH

8. THE SHAKY HANDS – ALLISON AND THE ANCIENT EYES

9. ALVVAYS – ARCHIE, MARRY ME

10. THE JAZZ BUTCHER – SOUTHERN MARK SMITH (BIG RETURN)

11. CAMPER VAN BEETHHOVEN – TOO HIGH FOR THE LOVE

12. PALE FOUNTAINS – SHELTER

13. BIG DIPPER – ALL GOING OUT TOGETHER

14. THE SUNDAYS – HERE’S WHERE THE STORY ENDS

15. THE BONGOS – TIGER NIGHTS

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Let’s Active live – Reynold’s Auditorim @ Reynold’s High School, Winston-Salem, NC

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Replay of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday from 12a-2a.

A multi-decades listen to some of the best in jangle pop including NC’s Let’s Active, GA’s Pylon, and Canada’s Alvvays.
(Subculture: Friday @ 8p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Repeat of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday, July 19th, 12a-2a)

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HOUR ONE:

1. APOLLO 440 – STOP THEROCK

2. AUTCHRE – FLUTER

3. BOCHUM WELT – FEELINGS ON A SCREEN

4. CRYSTAL METHOD – TRIP LIKE I DO

5. RED SNAPPER – THE PARANOID

6. MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO – RADIO BABYLON

7. MIDNIGHT BOWLERS – BOWLERS IN SPACE

8. ALEC EMPIRE – 22.24

9. SNEAKER PIMPS – TESKO SUICIDE

10. SUNSCREEN – WINCHESTER SLATE

11. FREDDY FRESH – BADDER BADDER SCHWING

12. MESH – PERFECT IDEA OF BEAUTY

HOUR TWO:

1. OPUS III – IT’S A FINE DAY

2. DAFT PUNK – AROUND THE WORLD

3. GROOVE ARMADA – WHATEVER, WHENEVER

4. LEMONGRASS – DREAM YOUR DREAM AWAKE

5. BJORK – HUNTER

6. CHEMICAL BROTHERS – LOST IN THE K-HOLE

7. PORTISHEAD – ELYSIUM

8. AIM – COLD WATER MUSIC

9. STEREOLAB – METRONOMIC UNDERGROUND

10. APHEX TWIN – MILKMAN

11. (2001) SOLEX – MERE IMPOSTERS

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Replays of