Archive for the ‘90S ALTERNATIVE’ 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

EARTH, RSD, PRINCE, SCIENCE: Bowpromo to Venetian Squares.

Prince

Subculture: 8-10p EST USA on 103.3fm in Noho, MA or live online@ valleyfreeradio.org

EARTH DAY FESTIVITIES

RECORD STORE DAY LIST

PRINCE’S NEW RELEASE

SCIENCE MARCH

 

HOUR ONE:

  1. PRINCE – SOMETHING IN THE WATER DOES NOT COMPUTE
  2. ANDY STOTT – SCIENCE & INDUSTRY
  3. KING BISCUIT TIME – I WALK THE EARTH
  4. GOBLIN – BASS THEME (FROM NOTTURNO)
  5. NEON INDIAN (W/ HOLY GHOST & FRIENDS) (PRINCE) – POP LIFE
  6. DURAN DURAN – PLANET EARTH (NIGHT VERSION)
  7. THE ART OF NOISE – MOMENTS IN LOVE (BEATEN)
  8. BJORK – EARTH INTRUDERS\
  9. PRINCE INTERVIEW
  10. PRINCE & THE REVOLUTION – AMERICA
  11. DEVO – FREEDOM OF CHOICE

HOUR TWO:

  1. PRINCE – THE PURPLE MEDLY (SINGLE)
  2. VENETIAN SNARES (DINAH WASHINGTON) – THIS BITTER EARTH
  3. COCTEAU TWINS – SUMMERHEAD
  4. KATE BUSH – HELLO EARTH
  5. PENGUIN CAFE (CORNELIUS) – BIRDWATCHING SILENT FOREST
  6. OINGO BOINGO – WEIRD SCIENCE (EXTENDED DANCE MIX)
  7. SUFJAN STEVENS (PRINCE) – ALPHABET ST.
  8. CHINA CRISIS – DOWN HERE ON EARTH
  9. DURAN DURAN – AMERICAN SCIENCE
  10. DAVID BOWIE – BOMBERS (FROM BOWPROMO)
  11. **NEW** PRINCE – DELIVERANCE
  12. THOMAS DOLBY (LIVE FROM MARTYR’S) – THE FLAT EARTH
  13. SIMPLE MINDS (PRINCE) – SIGN O’ THE TIMES

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

Many thanks to the New Wave/Alt-80s crowd on Facebook for helping compile tonight’s playlist!

One of our contributor’s, Sean, was recently surprised by Depeche Mode in NYC.         Check it out here!

Another contributor, Jenn, has posted an awesomely cheesy cover by Depeche.                    Watch and listen here!

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HOUR ONE:

  1. WHERE’S THE REVOLUTION (EWAN PEARSON REMIX)
  2. JONATHAN PEREZ – TORA! TORA! TORA!
  3. DMK – EVERYTHING COUNTS
  4. DAVE GAHAN – USE YOU (MAPS REMIX)
  5. SYNTHS REVOLUTION EXCERPT
  6. LEAVE IN SILENCE
  7. NEW LIFE GENERATION – ENJOY THE SILENCE (CHILLOUT MIX)
  8. FRIENDLY FIRES – STRANGELOVE
  9. ROKYSOPP (FT. SUSANNE SUNDFOR) – ICE MACHINE
  10. MARTIN L. GORE – IN A MANNER OF SPEAKING
  11. ERASURE – JUST CAN’T GET ENOUGH
  12. TORUL – STRIPPED
  13. YARUSKIN AXENOV – PERSONAL JESUS

HOUR TWO:

  1. JOHNNY MARR – I FEEL YOU
  2. IN YOUR ROOM (JEEP ROCK MIX)
  3. YAZOO SHORT STORY EXCERPT
  4. YAZOO – GOOD TIMES
  5. RECOIL – 1+2
  6. THE ASSEMBLY – NEVER NEVER 
  7. DAVE GAHAN & SOULSAVERS – ALL OF THIS AND NOTHING
  8. BIG BAND KK – WALKING IN MY SHOES
  9. VCMG – LOWLY
  10. THE MISSION – ONLY YOU & YOU ALONE
  11. COMPOSITION OF SOUND/COMING BACK TO YOU – ADDICTION
  12. FORCED TO MODE – TOLD YOU SO (LIVE)
  13. PENELOPE AUSTIN – HEAVEN
  14. DEPECHE MODE – STORIES OF OLD

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

Riot Grrrl, Trip Hop, Hip Hop, Acid Jazz, Dance, Rock, singer-songwriter… you name it and women dominated it in the 90’s music scene. The 90s produced some of the most powerful female musicians and vocalists without question. There are so many, we made this week’s program “part 2” Alas,  we still couldn’t fit everyone in! Here are a just few favorite hits…

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L7

HOUR ONE:

  1. BELLY – GEPETTO
  2. GARBAGE – CHERRY LIPS (on tour!)
  3. HOOVERPHONIC (DEPECHE MODE) – SHAKE THE DISEASE
  4. SONIC YOUTH – BULL IN THE HEATHER
  5. SNEAKER PIMPS – WALKING ZERO
  6. L7 – PRETEND WE’RE DEAD
  7. BRATMOBILE – QUEENIE
  8. PJ HARVEY – DOWN BY THE WATER (on tour!)
  9. ELASTICA – WAKING UP
  10. THE BREEDERS – I JUST WANNA GET ALONG
  11. THE AMPS – PACER
  12. ROSE CHRONICLES – GLIDE (BE FOREVER)[IRISH BREAKFAST EDIT]
  13. THE SUNDAYS – CAN’T BE SURE
  14. DUBSTAR – STARS
  15. CURVE – FROZEN
  16. EVERYTHING BUT THE GIRL – DRIVING (JONATHAN LIVE MIX)
  17. ADINA HOWARD – FREAK LIKE ME

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. 10,000 MANIACS – FEW AND FAR BETWEEN
  2. INCOGNITO – TALKIN’ LOUD
  3. LETTERS TO CLEO – CO-PILOT
  4. BOOK OF LOVE – BOY
  5. MASSIVE ATTACK – TEARDROP (MAD PROFESSOR MAZARUNI MIX)
  6. SARAH MCLACHLAN (XTC) – DEAR GOD
  7. VELOCITY GIRL – I CAN’T STOP SMILING
  8. LAMB – LUSTY
  9. BEL CANTO – SHIMMERING WARM & BRIGHT
  10. THROWING MUSES – NOT TOO SOON (Kristen Hersh on tour!)
  11. BROOKLYN FUNK ESSENTIALS (PHAROAH SANDERS) – THE CREATOR HAS A MASTER PLAN
  12. SAINT ETIENNE – NOTHING CAN STOP US NOW
  13. SALAD – GRANITE STATUE
  14. AUTOUR DE LUCIE – LES BROUILLONS
  15. PORTISHEAD – CHASE THE TEAR (2010)

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // encore program airs Sunday mornings 12-2a

Continuing our Women In Music series during Women’s History month, Subculture features the many talented women artists of the 1990s.

deeelite

HOUR ONE: 

  1. CIBO MATTO – SPOON
  2. LUSCIOUS JACKSON – CITYSONG
  3. DEEE-LITE – DEE-LITE THEME
  4. DE-PHAZZ – CUT THE JAZZ
  5. PIZZICATO FIVE – THIS YEAR’S GIRL #2
  6. SHONEN KNIFE – SHONEN KNIFE
  7. TRANSVISION VAMP – (I JUST WANNA) BE WITH U [INFO ON WENDY JAMES’ FORTHCOMING ALBUM]
  8. MAGNAPOP – OPEN THE DOOR
  9. MORCHEEBA – TRIGGER HIPPIE
  10. IMOGEN HEAP – GETTING SCARED
  11. POE – HELLO (MODERN MIX) [CHECK OUT POE @ THE WOMEN’S MARCH!]
  12. HOOVERPHONIC – THIS STRANGE EFFECT

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. FASTBACKS – GONE TO THE MOON
  2. WENDY JAMES – LONDON’S BRILLIANT (SEE ABOVE FOR INFO ON WENDY’S UPCOMING ALBUM!)
  3. IVY – GET OUT OF THE CITY
  4. THE CARDIGANS – CLOUDY SKY
  5. FRENTE! (NEW ORDER) – BIZARRE LOVE TRIANGLE
  6. MONO – PLAYBOYS
  7. OLIVE – YOU’RE NOT ALONE (ROLLO AND SISTER BLISS 12″ MIX)
  8. BJORK – PLAY DEAD
  9. STEREOLAB – PING PONG
  10. LUSH – FOR LOVE
  11. ECHOBELLY – FOUR LETTER WORD
  12. ECHOBELLY – ANARCHY AND ALCHEMY (NEW!) [CHECK OUT INFO ON THE FORTHCOMING ALBUM!]
  13. ESTHERO – COUNTRY LIVIN’ (THE WORLD I KNOW)
  14. THE MUFFS – NOT LIKE ME
  15. LIZ PHAIR – EXTRAORDINARY

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Encore show airs Sunday mornings 12a-2a // Join us on Facebook @ subculturema