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It’s funny (not funny) how songs from only a few decades ago ring true today. Tonight’s show features artists from the 80s+ who have taken a stand against injustice and greed. VOTE! TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6th!

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

 

HOUR ONE:

  1. JOHNNY MARR – EASY MONEY
  2. THE DAMNED – LOVELY MONEY (EXTENDED VERSION)
  3. XTC – LIVING THROUGH ANOTHER CUBA
  4. THE STRANGLERS – ALWAYS THE SUN (HOT MIX)
  5. THE CHURCH – NORTH, SOUTH, EAST, AND WEST
  6. THE EVENS – ALL THESE GOVERNORS
  7. MINUTEMEN – FASCIST
  8. MODERN ENGLISH – YOU’RE CORRUPT
  9. DAVID J (JOHN LENNON) – GIMME SOME TRUTH
  10. TALKING HEADS – ONCE IN A LIFETIME (trump VS. TALKING HEADS SWEDEMASON VIDEO MIX)
  11. C.C.C.P. – AMERICAN-SOVIETS
  12. THE SISTERS OF MERCY – DOMINION/MOTHER RUSSIA

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. OINGO BOINGO – NOTHING TO FEAR (BUT FEAR ITSELF)
  2. OMD – 88 SECONDS IN GREENSBORO
  3. ABBA – THE VISITORS
  4. R.E.M. – WELCOME TO THE OCCUPATION
  5. LET’S ACTIVE – LEADER OF MEN
  6. THE CALL – THE WALLS CAME DOWN
  7. RUSH – WITCH HUNT (PART III OF FEAR)
  8. MINUTEMEN – JOE McCARTHY’S GHOST
  9. HEAVEN 17 – I’M YOUR MONEY
  10. BLEACHED – CAN YOU DEAL?
  11. AU PAIRS – AMERICA
  12. THE SMITHS – ASK
  13. DEPECHE MODE – WHERE’S THE REVOLUTION? (EWAN PEARSON REMIX)

 

VOTE! TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 6TH, 2018

 

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A retro (yet current) listen of voices of the Resistance from the ’80s to now.

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p ET on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online from anywhere @ valleyfreeradio.org // Replays Sunday AM 2-4 // FB: subculturema

VOTE! NOVEMBER 6th!

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From the famed John Peel radio program: A brief 70’s/80s selection featuring Tubeway Army, The Associates, Bauhaus, The Sound and more!

Subculture PEEL

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

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Tonight Subculture celebrates FIVE YEARS on air @ VFR! Tonight we feature five years of music, events and tributes. PLUS your chance to grab a VFR tee or Slicing Up Eye Balls classic badge set and bumpah stickah! //

Subculture: Fridays 8-10pET onWXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org

HOUR ONE: 2013-2015

  1. METRIC – WET BLANKET (2013)
  2. THE VELVET UNDERGROUND – CONEY ISLAND STEEPLECHASE (LOU REED DIES OF LIVER CANCER 2013)
  3. A LOOK BACK @ THE YEAR 2013
  4. LET’S ACTIVE – CO-STAR (BASSIST, FAYE HUNTER COMMITS SUICIDE 2013)
  5. DIVINYLS – SCIENCE FICTION (SINGER, CHRISSY AMPHLETT DIES OF BREAST CANCER : 2013)
  6. VERONICA FALLS – BROKEN TOY
  7. A LOOK BACK @ 2014
  8. MAYA ANGELOU – HUMAN FAMILY (DIED 2014)
  9. DEVO – UNCONTROLLABLE URGE (BOB CASALE, FOUNDING MEMBER OF DEVO, DIED OF HEART FAILURE 2014 // ALAN MYERS, DEVO DRUMMER DIED IN 2013)
  10. FRANKIE KNUCKLES – BABY WANTS TO RIDE (THE GODFATHER OF HOUSE MUSIC DIED FROM COMPLICATIONS OF DIABETES IN 2014)
  11. A LOOK BACK @ 2015
  12. THE DAMNED – THANKS FOR THE NIGHT (BRYN MERRICK, BASSIST FROM 1983-1989 DIED 2015)
  13. VISAGE – MIND OF A TOY (STEVE STRANGE, LEAD OF VISAGE DIED OF A HEART ATTACK WHILST VISITING EGYPT 2015)
  14. FFS – CALL GIRL (2015)
  15. BAL PARE – PALAIS D’AMOUR (1985)

 

HOUR TWO: 2016-2018

  1. SPECIAL 2016 MUSIC TRIBUTE MIX
  2. ALAN VEGA – KUNG FOO COWBOY
  3. RANDY RAINBOW – BRAGGADOCIOUS
  4. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES – CANDYMAN (1986) (CHECK OUT THE 33 1/3 FORTHCOMING SIOUXSIE BOOK NOW ON PRE-ORDER!)
  5. BRAZILIAN GIRLS – NEVER MET A GERMAN (2006)
  6. LUSH – BURNHAM BEECHES (2016)
  7. A LOOK BACK @ 2016
  8. DAVID BOWIE – ALL SAINTS (FROM COLLECTED INSTRUMENTALS 1977-1999)
  9. A LOOK BACK @ 2017
  10. ALISON MOYET – I GERMINATE (2017)
  11. MARTINI RANCH – FAT-BURNING FORMULA (ACTOR BILL PAXTON AND BAND MEMBER, DIED OF A STROKE/COMPLICATIONS FROM SURGERY 2017)
  12. ELVIS COSTELLO (YOKO ONO) – WALKING ON THIN ICE (1987)
  13. LET’S TALK ABOUT 2018 (USA VOTING DATES AND DEADLINES VOTE!VOTE!VOTE!)
  14. THE FALL – HIT THE NORTH, PT.1 (LEAD MARK E. SMITH DIED OF LUNG AND KIDNEY CANCER JANUARY 2018)
  15. DELORES O’RIORDAN – BLACK WIDOW (LEAD SINGER OF THE CRANBERRIES, DIED JANUARY 2018 OF SUSPECTED SUICIDE)
  16. MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO – SYNTHESIZER TESTE (2018) (LIVE IN NYC 9/13 & 14!)

 

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Elements of rock, pop, psychedelia, Indian classical, classical, Baroque pop can all be found in the music from The Beatles… and bands they’ve influenced over the decades.

+ Want to feel good for 20+ minutes? Watch Sir Paul McCartney on James Corden’s late night program. 🙂

+ Amherst Cinema in Amherst, MA to play Yellow Submarine on the big screen July 11th to celebrate its 50 Anniversary release!

 

HOUR ONE:

  1. RAIN PARADE – THIS CAN’T BE TODAY
  2. MADNESS – IT MUST BE LOVE
  3. SHONEN KNIFE (BEATLES) – RAIN
  4. THE CHEMICAL BROTHERS – SETTING SUN
  5. SIMIAN – LA BREEZE
  6. BLUR – BEETLEBUM
  7. PUGWASH – APPLES
  8. EMITT RHODES – SOMEBODY MADE FOR ME
  9. THE JAM (BEATLES) – AND YOUR BIRD CAN SING
  10. TEMPLES – SHELTER SONG
  11. PET SHOP BOYS – LUNA PARK
  12. 801 (BEATLES) – T.N.K. (TOMORROW NEVER KNOWS)
  13. THE DUKES OF STRATOSPHEAR – WHAT IN THE WORLD
  14. SQUEEZE – THERE’S NO TOMORROW

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. THE BANGLES – I’M IN LINE
  2. THE JAM – START!
  3. LCD SOUNDSYSTEM – NEVER AS TIRED AS WHEN I’M WAKING UP
  4. XTC – EARN ENOUGH FOR US
  5. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES (BEATLES) – DEAR PRUDENCE
  6. J.K. & CO. – FLY
  7. DAVID BOWIE (BEATLES) – ACROSS THE UNIVERSE (STRIPPED DOWN VERSION)
  8. THE APPLES IN STEREO – STRAWBERRYFIRE
  9. TEARS FOR FEARS – FLOATING DOWN THE RIVER
  10. THE SMITHEREENS – HAND OF GLORY
  11. THIEVERY CORPORATION (BEATLES) – WITHIN WITHOUT YOU
  12. FIELD MUSIC – A HOUSE IS NOT A HOME
  13. ELECTRIC LIGHT ORCHESTRA – LOOK AT ME NOW
  14. THE CURE (BEATLES) – HELLO GOODBYE
  15. THE JAM – DREAMS OF CHILDREN
  16. THE SMITHEREENS (BEATLES) – YOU CAN’T DO THAT
  17. THE BEATLES – SHE (ACAPELLA)

 

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p ET on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online worldwide @ valleyfreeradio.org // replays Sunday AM 2-4 // FB: subculturema

 

60s

Bands from the 1980s-2018 who give a nod to sounds from the sixties!

HOUR ONE:

  1. R.E.M. – WHITE TORNADO
  2. levitation room – MIDSUMMER’S DREAM
  3. AND THE KIDS – 2003 (SEE NORTHAMPTON’S OWN AND THE KIDS OPEN FOR BLONDIE @ MASS MOCA ON AUGUST 3RD!)
  4. PIZZICATO FIVE – MAGIC TWIN CANDLE TALE
  5. BOOK OF LOVE – CANDY CAROL
  6. BROADCAST – I FOUND THE F
  7. STEREOLAB – VODIAK
  8. THE FLAMING LIPS – RIDING TO WORK IN THE YEAR 2025
  9. BELLE AND SEBASTIAN – THE SAME STAR
  10. SHANNON & THE CLAMS – IT’S GONNA GO AWAY
  11. LA LUZ – IT’S GONNA GO AWAY
  12. RIDE – VAPOUR TRAIL
  13. KNOX HAMILTON (THE ASSOCIATION) – NEVER MY LOVE
  14. SQUEEZE – ELEPHANT GIRL
  15. LET’S ACTIVE – ORNAMENTAL
  16. MARC ALMOND (THE ACTION) – SHADOWS AND REFLECTIONS
  17. THE LEMON TWIGS – THESE WORDS

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. THE GO GO’S – BEATNIK BEACH
  2. LUCKY SOUL – GET OUTTA TOWN!
  3. THE FLESHTONES – WHAT’S SO NEW (ABOUT YOU)?
  4. PRINCE – WHEN YOU WERE MINE
  5. YAZOO – BAD CONNECTION
  6. THE FLAT FIVE – THIS IS YOUR NIGHT
  7. SAINT ETIENNE – SPLIT SCREEN
  8. AND THE KIDS – STRANGE TO BE
  9. THE STYLE COUNCIL – COUNCIL MEETIN’
  10. TACOCAT – LEISURE BEES
  11. WHITE DENIM – NO NEE TA SLODE ALN
  12. THE CARDIGANS – OVER THE WATER
  13. THE THREE O’CLOCK – JETFIGHTER
  14. LADYTRON – THE ANIMALS (NEW FOR 2018!)
  15. MONADE – TOUT EN TOUT EST UN
  16. ALLAH-LAS – PLACE IN THE SUN
  17. SHARON JONES & THE DAP KINGS
  18. THE dB’s – NEVERLAND

 

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p ET on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online worldwide @ valleyfreeradio.org // replays Sunday mornings 2-4 // FB: subculturema

 

Subculture 60s

Tonight on Subculture: THE 60’s SOUND. Mod to Motown, Beat to Psychedelic. Featuring artists that capture the 60’s sound including Belle & Sebastian, The Style Council, Sharon Jones and Northampton’s own And The Kids!

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