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Tonight! The Upside Down: Stranger Versions. Inventive covers of known songs…

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HOUR ONE:

  1. GREGORIAN (TEARS FOR FEARS) – SHOUT
  2. YARUSHKIN AXENOV (DEPECHE MODE) – PERSONAL JESUS
  3. DAMIEN JURADO & RICHARD SMITH (KRAFTWERK) – RADIOACTIVITY
  4. LITTLE ROY (NIRVANA) – VERY APE
  5. MEXRRISSEY (MORRISSEY) – ESTUVO BIEN
  6. POLKAHOLIX (KRAFTWERK) – DAS MODELL
  7. CLOUD NOTHINGS (COLDPLAY) – CLOCKS
  8. TEHO TEARDO & BLIXA BARGELD (NEIL YOUNG) – HEY HEY MY MY
  9. THE CARDIGANS (BLACK SABBATH) – SABBATH BLOODY SABBATH
  10. BLACK ARABS (SEX PISTOLS) – PISTOLS ON 45 (MEDLEY)
  11. PORTISHEAD (ABBA) – SOS
  12. THE GOLDEN FILTER (NEW ORDER) – AGE OF CONSENT
  13. BEAT SCIENCE (DEVO) TOO MUCH PARANOIAS

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. PUPPINI SISTERS (THE SMITHS) – PANIC
  2. BEN FOLDS FIVE (FLAMING LIPS) – SHE DON’T USE JELLY
  3. LA POMPE MODERNE (DAFT PUNK) – PLUS DUR, MEILLEUR, PLUS RAPIDE, PLUS TORT (harder better faster stronger)
  4. NOUVELLE VAGUE (YAZ) – DON’T GO
  5. LALI PUNA (PHILIP OAKEY & GIORGIO MORODOR)
  6. WILLIAM ORBIT (PSYCHEDELIC FURS) – LOVE MY WAY
  7. FRAZIER CHORUS (SEX PISTOLS) – ANARCHY IN THE UK
  8. JAMES MURPHY (DAVID BOWIE) – GOLDEN YEARS
  9. SISTERS OF MERCY (HOT CHOCOLATE) – EMMA
  10. STEREO TOTAL (SALT-N-PEPA) – PUSH IT
  11. THE CARTOONS (ROXY MUSIC) – LOVE IS THE DRUG
  12. SSQ (JIMI HENDRIX) – FIRE
  13. AN PERLE (GARY NUMAN) – ARE FRIENDS ELECTRIC?
  14. SUNSHINERS (TALK TALK) – SUCH A SHAME
  15. DON HO (PETER GABRIEL) – SHOCK THE MONKEY
  16. TRICKY (THE CURE) – THE LOVE CATS
  17. GREEN ERASER (NIRVANA) – TERRITORIAL PISSINGS

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // replays Sunday mornings 2-4

 

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Subculture Upside Down

Tonight on Subculture: STRANGER VERSIONS. Not-so common covers of famous songs. Hear everything from experimental to polka, Frazier Chorus to Portishead.

Subculture: Friday 02.16 on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online worldwide @ valleyfreeradio.org

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HOUR ONE:

  1. MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO – ALL THE THINGS YOU ARE
  2. BAT FOR LASHES – SUNDAY LOVE
  3. XTC – SUGULLS SCREAMING KISS HER, KISS HER
  4. MY BRIGHTEST DIAMOND (GLORIA JONES) – TAINTED LOVE
  5. MISSING PERSONS (THE DOORS) – HELLO, I LOVE YOU
  6. SAINT ETIENNE (NEIL YOUNG) – ONLY LOVE CAN BREAK YOUR HEART (ANDREW WEATHERALL REMIX)
  7. THE MAGNETIC FIELDS – I DON’T REALLY LOVE YOU ANYMORE (Happy birthday, Stephin Merritt!)
  8. THE LOVEBOAT THEME SONG
  9. SONDRE LERCHE – SUFFUSED WITH LOVE
  10. THE CURE – FRIDAY I’M IN LOVE (STRANGELOVE MIX)
  11. TRIO – SUNDAY YOU’RE IN LOVE, MONDAY YOU’RE ALONE
  12. THE SUBURBS – LOVE IS THE LAW
  13. THE HIGH VIOLETS – LOVE IS BLINDING
  14. YEAH YEAH YEAHS – CHEATED HEARTS
  15. GOTYE – HEARTS A MESS (SPECIAL BROKEDOWN VERSION)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. FLEMING & JOHN – A PLACE CALLED LOVE
  2. BOOK OF LOVE – YOU MAKE ME FEEL SO GOOD
  3. LUSH – FOR LOVE
  4. STARS – ELEVATOR LOVE LETTER
  5. FUTURE BIBLE HEROES – I’M LONLEY (AND I LOVE IT)
  6. ERASURE – I LOVE TO HATE YOU
  7. THE LOVEMAKERS – KISS ME
  8. TAMARYN – LOVE FADE
  9. POPTONE (LOVE AND ROCKETS) – LOVE ME
  10. SPECIMEN – LOVERS
  11. THE DAMNED – THE SHADOW OF LOVE
  12. THE HOUSE OF LOVE – I DON’T KNOW WHY I LOVE YOU
  13. 808 STATE VS. ART OF NOISE – MOMENTS IN LOVE (MASSEY MIX TWO)
  14. KINGS OF CONVENIENCE – LOVE IS NO BIG TRUTH\
  15. PRINCE – I WANNA BE YOUR LOVER

 

 

SUBCULTURE: Fridays, 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org / replay Sunday mornings 2-4a

Tonight on Subculture: THE THIN LINE. An instant mixed(feelings)tape for your Valentine’s Day. Get relationship tips from The Damned, The Lovemakers, Future Bible Heroes and Captain Stubing.

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Oh, Robert.

Subculture: Fridays, 8-10p EST on 103.3fm WXOJ in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org. Rebroadcast of program Sunday mornings 2-4a.

80s Arcade

Lord, child what is this mess? HAHA!

Modern Songs that incorporate the 70s/80s arcade 8-bit sound

 

HOUR ONE:

  1. THE POSTAL SERVICE – BRAND NEW COLONY
  2. STEREO TOTAL – AUTOMATIC MUSIC
  3. TREE WAVE – INSTRUMENTAL 1B
  4. BUCKNER & GARCIA – ODE TO CENTIPEDE
  5. TOURIST – JUPITER
  6. LAURIE SPIEGEL – PATCHWORK
  7. CALVIN HARRIS – ACCEPTABLE IN THE 80S
  8. HEAVEN 17 – MAKE MUSIC ON THE 64 (1986 FLEXI DISC MUSIC  FROM COMMODORE MUSIC MAGAZINE FEATURING THREE H17 SONGS PERFORMED ON THE COMMODORE 64.)
  9. BECK – HELL YES (8-BIT REMIX)
  10. DEVO – THEME FROM DOCTOR DETROIT
  11. RATATAT – CRIPS

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. I-F – SPACE INVADERS ARE SMOKING GRASS
  2. BACALAO (KRAFTWERK) – THE ROBOTS (DIE ROBOTER)
  3. NEW YOUNG PONY CLUB – ICE CREAM
  4. VENETIAN SNARES – PAGANISM RATCHETS
  5. BRIGHT EYES – TAKE IT EASY (LOVE NOTHING)
  6. FRANKIE GOES TO HOLLYWOOD (INTRO TO THE 1985 VIDEO GAME)
  7. ERLEND OYE – THE BLACK KEYS WORK
  8. FLYING LOTUS – CAMERA DAY
  9. POWER GLOVE – STREETS OF 2043
  10. GERSHON KINGSLEY – POPCORN
  11. SIGUE SIGUE SPUTNIK – LOVE MISSLE F1-11
  12. DJANGO DJANGO – IN YOUR BEAT
  13. DEPECHE MODE – SOMETHING TO DO (METAL MIX)
  14. MY ROBOT (FT. ALISON MOYET) – WAITING

 

 

SUBCULTURE:  Fridays, 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online@ valleyfreeradio.org

 

Subculture 8BIT

Tonight on Subculture: ARCADE ADVENTURES. Music that utilizes some of the most basic of early programmable consumer computer electronics. 8-bit, chiptune, bitpop, nerdcore… elements of these genres have shown up in new wave, house, techno, DNB and more. Thanks, Commodore 64! 🙂 TONIGHT! Artists from the 70s to today that sample 8-bit in their music, including The Postal Service, Flying Lotus and Laurie Spiegel; plus The Frankie Goes to Hollywood arcade game intro and music from Heaven 17’s 1980s 8-bit Commodore User magazine flexi disc!

Subculture: Friday, 8-10p EST 01.26.18 on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online anywhere @ valleyfreeradio.org // replays of tonight’s show can be heard the following Sunday 2-4a.

BOWIE

Tonight on Subculture: BOWIE.

Celebrating Bowie’s 71.

Subculture: Fridays, 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // replays @ 2-4a the following Sunday mornings

HOUR ONE:

  1. QUEEN & DAVID BOWIE – UNDER PRESSURE (RAH MIX)
  2. IAN McCULLOCH – ME AND DAVID BOWIE
  3. JHEREK BISCHOFF & AMANDA PALMER – HELDEN (GERMAN VERSION OF HEROES)
  4. TEARIST – REPETITION
  5. DAVID BOWIE – TELLING LIES (ADAM F MIX)
  6. THE ASSOCIATES – BOYS KEEP SWINGING
  7. LOU REED – SATELLITE OF LOVE (BOWIE ON BACKING VOCALS)
  8. TINA TURNER – 1984
  9. AMONN – I’M DERANGED
  10. DAVID BOWIE – LET’S DANCE (UNRELEASED DEMO)
  11. TEARS FOR FEARS – ASHES TO ASHES
  12. DAVID BOWIE & ROBERT SMITH – LAST THING YOU SHOULD DO (LIVE)
  13. DAVID BOWIE – ABDULMAJID
  14. FRANK ZAPPA – BE IN MY VIDEO (MENTIONS BOWIE)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. DAVID BOWIE – DAY-IN DAY-OUT (SPANISH VERSION)
  2. KON KAN – MOONAGE DAYDREAM
  3. DWEEZIL ZAPPA – I’M AFRAID OF AMERICANS
  4. THE TIMES – DAVID JONES (IS ON HIS WAY)
  5. DAVID BOWIE – THE HEART’S A FILTHY LESSON (RUBBER MIX)
  6. DUM DUM GIRLS – LETTER TO HERMIONE
  7. CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH – OVER AND OVER AGAIN (MENTIONS BOWIE)
  8. DAVID BOWIE – FAME (QUEEN LATIFAH RAP VERSION)
  9. DEPECHE MODE – HEROES (HIGHLINE SESSIONS)
  10. DAVID BOWIE – SEX AND THE CHURCH
  11. THOMAS NOLA et son ORCHESTRA – BEAU OUI COMME BOWIE
  12. DAVID BOWIE – REBEL NEVER GETS OLD

 

DON’T FORGET TO GO SEE THE, “BOWIE IS” EXHIBIT IN NYC THIS YEAR!