Archive for the ‘1970s Electronic’ Category

Covfefe is… eh. Doesn’t matter, really, but we start the show with Randy Rainbow’s fabulous Covfefe musical. AND tonight (6/9, 8-10p EST) we’re giving away Erasure’s latest cd, “World Be Gone.” Tune in at WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at: valleyfreeradio.org (open to US residents only, please) Contest line: 413.585.1033

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA // live online worldwide: valleyfreeradio.org // replays Sunday morning 12a-2a // purchase tracks @ Spinitron.com (under Valley Free Radio)

HOUR ONE:

  1. RANDY RAINBOW – COVFEFE
  2. JOE JACKSON – RIGHT AND WRONG
  3. THE CRYSTAL METHOD – KEEP HOPE ALIVE (TRIP HOPE MIX)
  4. ERASURE – DRAMA! (ACT 2)
  5. GEORGE KRANTZ – DIN DAA DAA
  6. HOT CHIP – I FEEL BETTER
  7. INXS – ON A BUS
  8. THE LAST POETS – BLESSED ARE THOSE WHO STRUGGLE
  9. CERRONE – SUPERNATURE
  10. DADDY – YOU ARE MINE
  11. FROU FROU – MUST BE DREAMING
  12. DAVID BOWIE – RICOCHET

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. THOMAS DOLBY – HYPERACTIVE! (HEAVY BREATHER SUBVERSION MIX)
  2. SELWAY – DIGITAL EMOTION (SERATONIN MIX)
  3. DANIEL ASH – WALK THIS WAY (GROOVY VOCAL MIX)
  4. ERASURE – LEAVE ME TO BLEED (VINCE CLARK / ERIC RADCLIFFE MIX)
  5. ERASURE – WORLD BE GONE (Congratulations to Kerry – the winner of the “World Be Gone” Erasure cd!)
  6. WAVE MACHINES – BLOOD WILL ROLL
  7. EDDIE JAPAN – SUBURBAN LADY (NEW ALBUM, “GOLDEN AGE” OUT 7/18 – LIVE PERFORMANCE WITH GREG HAWKES OF THE CARS IN NORTHAMPTON, 7/22)
  8. AFRO DUB – FAST FUNK
  9. PETER GABRIEL – IN THE SUN
  10. HOLY GHOST! – WAIT & SEE
  11. MINISTRY – SHE’S GOT A CAUSE
  12. SCRITTI POLITTI – 28/8/78
  13. STEVE LEVINE – NETWORK 7: OPENING TITLES

Tonight on Subculture: POST PUNK. Music from XTC, The Furs, Pere Ubu ++ // 8-10p ET on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // See/purchase tracks on Spinitron.com

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HAPPY PRIDE, NORTHAMPTON! Now, dance, bitches!

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HOUR ONE:

  1. DONNA SUMMER – BAD GIRLS (GIGAMESH MIX)
  2. MICHAEL JACKSON – HUMAN NATURE (2009 REMIX)
  3. THE KLF – 3AM ETERNAL (SERGE DEVANT MIX)
  4. CRYSTAL WATERS – OH MAMA HEY
  5. BLACK BOX – STRIKE IT UP
  6. FATBOY SLIM – THE ROCKAFELLER SKANK (MULDER’S URBAN TAKEOVER MIX)
  7. LES RHYTHMES DIGITALES – JAQUES YOUR BODY (CASSIUS REMIX EDIT)
  8. MIDNIGHT STAR – FREAK-A-ZOID (EXTENDED REMIX)
  9. SHANNON – LET THE MUSIC PLAY (ULTIMIX)
  10. MICHAEL JACKSON – OFF THE WALL (VICTOR CALDRONE MIX)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. KYLIE MINOGUE VS. NEW ORDER – CAN’T GET BLUE MONDAY OUT OF MY HEAD
  2. MADONNA – THE MADONNA MEDLEY (BRADLEY HINKLE / ULTIMIX)
  3. LATOUR – PEOPLE ARE STILL HAVING SEX (2007 MIX)
  4. EARTH, WIND & FIRE – DANCING IN SEPTEMBER (DANCE REMIX)
  5. CHIC – EVERYBODY DANCE (ZIMMER REWORK)
  6. FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD – RELAX (SEX MIX)
  7. ERASURE – A LITTLE RESPECT (RAFAEL LELIS REVIVAL MIX)
  8. GEORGE MICHAEL – FREEDOM! 90 (THE REFLEX MIX)
  9. PRINCE – LET’S GO CRAZY (SPECIAL DANCE MIX)

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio. org // replays Sunday morning 12a-2a // purchase tracks on Spinitron.com

 

Lots of stuff happening this weekend: Earth Day, Record Store Day, 1st Anniversary of Prince’s death (including NEW music!), Science MarchSubculture PRINCE. Subculture has the music for it ALL!

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Playlists @ wxojsubculture.wordpress.com and @NowPlayingVFR on Twitter // Purchase tracks: Spinitron.com // Request line: 413.585.1033 // Email: subculture@valleyfreeradio.org

The last of our month-long “Women in Music” series, Subculture brings it on with a range of women musicians, singers & composers from the 70s to now.

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HOUR ONE:

  1. POLLYESTER – CHANGE HANDS
  2. ASTRUD GILBERTO – THE GENTLE RAIN (RJD2 REMIX)
  3. BETTY DAVIS – ANTI-LOVE SONG
  4. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – STARGAZER
  5. DAVINA & THE VAGABONDS – BLACK CLOUD
  6. DONNA SUMMER – WORKING THE MIDNIGHT SHIFT (HOLY GHOST!) MIX
  7. PAMELA MEANSCOLOR OF THE SKIN (LOCAL MUSICIAN!)
  8. ARETHA FRANKLIN – ROCK STEADY (DISCO TECH RE-KRIVIT EDIT)
  9. HOLLY HERNDON – HOME
  10. DORIS NORTON – PSYCHORAPTUS
  11. MIDNIGHT STAR – FREAK-A-ZOID
  12. FRANCOIS HARDY – COMMENT TE DIRE ADIEU
  13. MESH – PERFECT IDEA OF BEAUTY

HOUR TWO:

  1. SIA – DAY TOO SOON (MOCK & TOOF EDIT)
  2. ANITA O’DAY – SING, SING, SING (RSL REMIX)
  3. NINA SIMONE – FEELING GOOD (LIVA K OFFICIAL REMIX)
  4. JOSA PEIT – DAWN
  5. BAT FOR LASHES (SON LUX)- PLAN THE ESCAPE
  6. MISSY ELIOTT – PASS THAT DUTCH
  7. FATIMA – RIDIN’ ROUND (SKY HIGH)
  8. THE MARY JANE JONES – ALL AT ONCE (LOCAL BAND!)
  9. SAINT ETIENNE – HEATHER (NEW!)
  10. JANELLE MONAE – MAKE THE BUS (FT. OF MONTREAL)
  11. ALISON MOYET – OTHER (NEW!)
  12. THE PUPPINI SISTERS (THE SMITHS) – PANIC!
  13. LAURA MVULA – GREEN GARDEN
  14. LE TIGRE – BANG! BANG!
  15. DUSTY SPRINGFIELD – SPOOKY (QINTEN 909 REMIX)

Next week: Everything Depeche Mode!

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at Valley Free radio’s homepage // Playlists @NowPlayingVFR on Twitter // Request line: 413.585.1033 // Email: subculture@valleyfreeradio.org

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Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Bowie, Chinese New Year, Popcorn Day, the Women’s March, a slew of birthdays and a tribute to Tom Edwards of Adam Ant.

A lot happened in January 2017. Let’s recap!

HOUR ONE:

  1. MR. FINGERS- CAN YOU FEEL IT? (MARTIN LUTHER KING Jr.’s bday 01.16.29)
  2. CHINESE NEW YEAR CELEBRATION (2017 Year of the Rooster)
  3. NEW YORK DOLLS – FUNKY BUT CHIC (DAVID JOHANSEN bday 01/09.50 / JERRY NOLAN d: 01.14.92 of a stroke)
  4. CAN – MUSHROOM (RIP: JAKI LIEBEZEIT 01.22.17)
  5. RANDY RAINBOW – ALTERNATIVE FACTS
  6. FAD GADGET – SLEEP (ELECTRO-INDUCED ORIGINAL) [Festival Sleep Day 01.03]
  7. THE POSTAL SERVICE – SLEEPING IN [Festival Sleep Day 01.03]
  8. ANNE CLARK – SLEEPER IN METROPOLIS [Festival Sleep Day 01.03]
  9. HOT BUTTER – POPCORN (NATIONAL POPCORN DAY 01.19)
  10. NEW ORDER – WAY OF LIFE (BERNARD SUMNER bday 01.04.56 / GILLIAN GILBERT bday 01.27.61)
  11. COCTEAU TWINS – THE TINDERBOX (OF A HEART) [ROBIN GUTHRIE bday 01.04.62]
  12. DAVID J AND COMRADES (JOHN LENNON COVER) – GIMME SOME TRUTH (ANTI-TRUMP SONG)
  13. FIONA APPLE – TINY HANDS (PRO WOMEN’S SONG)
  14. DAVID BOWIE – ART DECADE (b: 01.08.47 d: 01.10.16)
  15. DAVID BOWIE – GIRL LOVES ME

HOUR TWO:

  1. BERLIN – PLEASURE VICTIM (JOHN CRAWFORD bday 01.17.57 / ROB BRILL 01.21.56)
  2. PORTISHEAD – CHASE THE TEAR (BETH GIBBONS bday 01.04.65)
  3. ORBA SQUARA – PERFECT TIMING (1st iPhone spot 2007)
  4. THE BANGLES – HERO TAKES A FALL (SUSANNA HOFFS bday 01.17.59)
  5. MADNESS – TOMORROW’S JUST ANOTHER DAY (SUGGS 01.13.61 / CHAS SMITH 01.14.59)
  6. INXS – ON A BUS (MICHAEL HUTCHENCE b: 01.22.60 d: 11.22.97)
  7. TALK TALK – AGAIN A GAME (PAUL WEB bday 01.16.62)
  8. SQUEEZE – SLAP AND TICKLE (JOOLS HOLLAND BDAY 01.24.55)
  9. ROXY MUSIC – TRASH 2 (GARY TIBBS bday 01.25.58)
  10. PETER GABRIEL – BIKO (MELT MIX) (HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 01.16)
  11. THE CURE – WHERE THE BIRDS ALWAYS SING (NATIONAL BIRD DAY 01.05)
  12. LEFTFIELD – OPEN UP (JOHNNY ROTTEN bday 01.31.56)
  13. ADAM & THE ANTS –  ANT MUSIC (RIP Tom Edwards 01.25.17 – one day after performing in Boston.)
  14. ADAM & THE ANTS – A.N.T.S.

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or lie online at valleyfreeradio.org // Facebook: subculturema // Tunes@ 8tracks.com

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Once upon a time there were 7″ and 12″ vinyl records. On side “A,” there was usually a hit single. On side “B,” there was usually a hidden gem of music not found on any of the artists’ studio album releases. These were the bits of gold fans loved.

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HOUR ONE:

  1. YAZOO – SITUATION (The song was originally released in the UK as the B-side to Yazoo’s debut single, “Only You.” 1982)
  2. NEW ORDER – 1963 (The song was originally released as a B-side to “True Faith” in 1987)
  3. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – SOMETHING WICKED (THIS WAY COMES) (The B-Side to, “The Killing Jar” single from 1988)
  4. MIDGE URE – FADE TO GREY (VISAGE) (The B-side to, “That Certain Smile,” 1985)
  5. BLANCMANGE – RUNNING THIN (The B-side to, “Living On The Ceiling,” 1982)
  6. BAUHAUS – BOYS (The B-side to, “Bela Lugosi’s Dead,” 1982)
  7. SOFT CELL – IT’S A MUGS GAME (The B-side to, “Where The Heart Is,” 1982)
  8. ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN – DO IT CLEAN (The B-side to, “The Puppet,” 1980/81)
  9. TALK TALK – JOHN COPE (The B-side to, “I Believe In You,” 1988)
  10. THE JESUS AND MARYCHAIN – PSYCHOCANDY (The B-side to, “Some Candy Talking,” 1985)
  11. TEARS FOR FEARS – JOHNNY PANIC AND THE BIBLE OF DREAMS (The B-side to, “Advice For The Young At Heart) 1990) / name of Sylvia Plath’s book FYI :))
  12. A FLOCK OF SEAGULLS – LOST CONTROL (TOTALLY) (The B-side to, “The More You Live, The More You Love,” 1984)

HOUR TWO:

  1. CHINA CRISIS – IT’S NEVER TOO LATE (The B-side to, “Black Man Ray,” 1985)
  2. THE SMITHS – PLEASE, PLEASE, PLEASE LET ME GET WHAT I WANT (The B-side to, “William It Was Really Nothing,” 1984)
  3. JOY DIVISION – THESE DAYS (The B-side to, “Love Will Tear Us Apart,” 1980)
  4. DURAN DURAN – SECRET OKTOBER (The B-side to, “Union Of The Snake,” 1983)
  5. DEPECHE MODE – HAPPIEST GIRL (The B-side to, “World In My Eyes,” 1990)
  6. A MOMENT TO CELEBRATE BOWIE’S BIRTHDAY AND REMEMBER HIS DEATH…
  7. BOWIE – CAT PEOPLE (PUTTING OUT FIRE) 
  8. VISAGE (BOWIE) – LOVING THE ALIEN
  9. SIMPLE MINDS – NEW WARM SKIN (The B-side to, “I Travel,” 1980)
  10. OMD – HER BODY IN MY SOUL (The B-side to, “Locomotion,” 1984)
  11. THE HUMAN LEAGUE – HARD TIMES (The B-side to, “Love Action,” 1981)
  12. THE NORMAL – T.V.O.D. (The B-side to, “Warm Leatherette,” 1978)
  13. THE SISTERS OF MERCY – COLOURS (The B-side to, “This Corrosion,” 1987)
  14. ERASURE – THE SOLDIER’S RETURN (The B-side to, “Victim of Love,” 1987)
  15. PET SHOP BOYS – THAT’S MY IMPRESSION (The B-side to, “Love Comes Quickly,” 1986)

SUBCULTURE is a weekly new wave/electronic/dance/ indie/funk music program that airs on WXOJ 103.3fm, Fridays 8-10p EST in Northampton, MA and live online at: valleyfreeradio.org.  // FB: subculturema // email: subculture@valleyfreeradio.org // Replays of Friday’s show can be heard 12a-2a the following Sunday morning.