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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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RECENTLY RELEASED, NEWLY RELEASED AND SOON-TO-BE RELEASED TUNES!

 

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MODERN ENGLISH

HOUR ONE:

  1. MOON DUO – CROSS-TOWN-FADE (live in boston april 26th!)
  2. SONDRE LERCHE – SOFT FEELINGS
  3. ERASURE – LOVE YOU TO THE SKY
  4. MODERN ENGLISH – YOU’RE CORRUPT (remainder of tour cancelled)
  5. SAINT ETIENNE – HEATHER (live in boston!)
  6. BRITISH SEA POWER – INTERNATIONAL SPACE STATION
  7. HEAVEN 17 – PRAY
  8. DAVID BOWIE – WHEN I MET YOU
  9. PINS (JOY DIVISION) – DEAD SOULS
  10. ALPHAVILLE – HEARTBREAK CITY (live in NYC!)
  11. ECHOBELLY – ANARCHY AND ALCHEMY
  12. THE MAGNETIC FIELDS – 83 FOXX AND I 

HOUR TWO:

  1. JULIANA HATFIELD – WONDER WHY (live in cambridge and new haven!)
  2. GOLDFRAPP – ANYMORE
  3. CLAP YOUR HANDS SAY YEAH – FIREPROOF
  4. BLONDIE – MY MONSTER (live with garbage in boston!)
  5. BROTHERTIGER (TEARS FOR FEARS) – EVERYBODY WANTS TO RULE THE WORLD
  6. BRITISH SEA POWER – BAD BOHEMIAN 
  7. THE JESUS AND MARYCHAIN – ALWAYS SAD
  8. THIEVERY CORPORATION – LET THE CHALICE BLAZE
  9. THE SHINS – FANTASY ISLAND (live in boston!)
  10. JULIAN COPE – DRINK ME UNDER THE TABLE
  11. XIU XIU – WONDERING (live in cambridge!)
  12. KASABIAN – YOU’RE IN LOVE WITH A PSYCHO
  13. (JAMIROQUAILITTLE L (BLAZE SHELTER REMIX) RIP Toby Smith 😦

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p est USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Noho, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Facebook: subculturema // On Spinitron // Twitter: @NOWPLAYINGVFR

Featuring The Jesus & Marychain, Heaven 17, Juliana Hatfield, Saint Etienne, Moon Duo, Alphaville and more!

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

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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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

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CLASSIC AND NEW MUSIC FROM 80s, 90s & Y2k BANDS

HOUR ONE:

  1. HEAVEN 17 – THIS IS MINE (1984, HOW MEN ARE)
  2. HEAVEN 17 – PRAY (2017, NOT FOR PUBLIC BROADCAST)
  3. THIEVERY CORPORATION – SHOALIN SATELLITE (1997, SOUNDS FROM THE THIEVERY HI FI)
  4. THIEVERY CORPORATION – LET THE CHALICE BLAZE (2017, TEMPLE OF I & I )
  5. GOLDFRAPP – HUMAN (2000, FELT MOUNTAIN)
  6. GOLDFRAPP – ANYMORE (2017, SILVER EYE, RELEASE DATE: MARCH 31ST)
  7. UB40 – UPDATE ON THEIR (POSSIBLE) NEW SONG, “YOU HAVEN’T CALLED” (2017, GRAVY TRAIN)
  8. UB40 – SIGNING OFF (1980, SIGNING OFF)
  9. DEPECHE MODE – BOYS SAY GO (1981 SPEAK & SPELL)
  10. DEPECHE MODE – WHERE’S THE REVOLUTION? (2017, SPIRIT, RELEASE DATE: MARCH 17TH)
  11. JAMIROQUAI – WHEN YOU GONNA LEARN? (1993, 3M34GENCY ON PLANET EARTH)
  12. JAMIROQUAI – AUTOMATON (2017, AUTOMATON, RELEASE DATE: MARCH 31ST)
  13. MODERN ENGLISH – A VIABLE COMMERCIAL (1981, MESH & LACE)
  14. MODERN ENGLISH  – YOU’RE CORRUPT (2016, TAKE ME TO THE TREES, ON TOUR NOW!)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. ECHOBELLY – I CAN’T IMAGINE THE WORLD WITHOUT ME (1994, EVERYONE’S GOT ONE)
  2. ECHOBELLY – ANARCHY AND ALCHEMY (2017, ANARCHY AND ALCHEMY COMING SOON AND PRE-ORDER IS NOW AVAILABLE
  3. THE TEARDROP EXPLODES – PASSIONATE FRIEND (1981, WILDER)
  4. JULIAN COPE – DRINK ME UNDER THE TABLE (2017, DRUNKEN SONGS)
  5. XIU XIU – POE POE (2002, KNIFE PLAY)
  6. XIU XIU – WONDERING (2017, FORGET, RELEASE DATE: MARCH 3RD)
  7. THE MAGNETIC FIELDS – I DON’T WANT TO GET OVER YOU (1999, 69 LOVE SONGS)
  8. THE MAGNETIC FIELDS – 83 FOXX AND I (2017, 50 SONG MEMOIR, RELEASE DATE: MARCH 3RD, ON TOUR NOW!)
  9. SONDRE LERCHE – SLEEP ON NEEDLES (2002, FACES)
  10. SONDRE LERCHE – SOFT FEELINGS (2017, PLEASURE, RELEASE DATE: APRIL 14TH, ON TOUR NOW!)
  11. THE JESUS & MARYCHAIN – JUST LIKE HONEY (1985, PSYCHOCANDY)
  12. THE JESUS & MARYCHAIN – AMPUTATION (2017, DAMAGE AND JOY, RELEASE DATE MARCH 24TH)
  13. BAUHAUS – SHE’S IN PARTIES (1983, BURNING FROM THE INSIDE)
  14. THE BUBBLEMEN – THE BUBBLEMEN ARE COMING (1988 SINGLE)
  15. DAVID J AND COMRADES (JOHN LENNON) – GIMME SOME TRUTH (RELEASED JAN.2017)

 

Subculture airs Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // Repeats of the program can be heard Sunday mornings from 12-2a // Join us on Facebook @ subculturema

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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