Archive for July, 2015

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

dr seuss

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.

lets active winston 1985

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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portishead

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

ginsberg

HOUR ONE:

1. CHEMICAL BROTHERS – GALVANIZE

2. PRESIDENT OBAMA ON MARRIAGE EQUALITY / FREEDOM SOUNDZ – PEOPLE’S DUB

3. ERASURE – FREEDOM

4. THIEVERY CORPORATION – REVOLUTION SOLUTION (TC REMIX)

5. BROADCAST – AMERICA’S BOY

6. MEDGER EVERS SPEECH / PETER GABRIEL WITH THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA – CLOUDLESS

7. TV MANIA – WHAT ABOUT GOD?

8. MORRISSEY – WORLD PEACE IS NONE OF YOUR BUSINESS

9. BILLY BRAGG – BETWEEN THE WARS

10. PAUL WELLER – FIND THE TORCH, BURN THE PLANS

11. SAINT EVE (REM) – IT’S THE END OF THE WORLD AS WE KNOW IT (AND I FEEL FINE)

12. DEVO – FREEDOM OF CHOICE

13. NEW YORK DOLLS – PERSONALITY CRISIS

14. ALAN GINSBERG – AMERICA / SWING OUT SISTER – MASQUERADE

15. SHEEP ON DRUGS – FLAMING CHURCH

16. GENERATION X (JOHN LENNON) – GIMME SOME TRUTH

HOUR TWO:

1. STAR SAILOR – GOOD SOULS

2. ELIZABETH WARREN ON THE DEBT CRISIS / DURAN DURAN – TRICKED OUT

3. FRANZ FERDINAND – OUTSIDERS (JD TWITCH & THE TRUFFLE CLUB’S OPTIMO REFREAK)

4. FATBOY SLIM – WEAPON OF CHOICE

5. THEE OH SEES – ROBBER BARONS

6. BT – THE REVOLUTION

7. FRONT 242 – HEY POOR, JESUS IS HERE

8. VOTE! PSA / BJORK – DECLARE INDEPENDENCE

9. TALKING HEADS – THE BIG COUNTRY

10. MASSIVE ATTACK – FUTURE PROOF

11. BERNIE SANDERS / ARRESTED DEVELOPMENT – REVOLUTION

12. FATIMA AL QADIRI – AMERICAN STAR SPANGLED