Posts Tagged ‘let’s active’

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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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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

 

What are grits?

My Cousin Vinny

 

We suggest taking a moment to learn the art of grits.

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Ready? 🙂

Tonight! We’re giving away tickets to see The B-52’s live in concert with The Boston Pops @ Tanglewood in Lenox, MA! Now that you have your grits on, listen to win!

Part One of our tour across America lands us in the South where there’s more great music than your grandmama can shake a stick at. Wanna hear it? Here it go.

HOUR ONE:

  1. SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS WITH FRED SCHNEIDER – PARTY AT MY TROUSE (CHAPEL HILL, NC / ATHENS, GA)
  2. ZACK MEXICO – WEIRD REEF (KILL DEVIL HILLS, NC)
  3. B-52’S – 52 GIRLS (ATHENS, GA)
  4. SHALINI – SKY OF DIANA (WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  5. MITCH EASTER – SUDDEN CROP DOWN (WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  6. LET’S ACTIVE – LOWDOWN (WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  7. SPOON – PAPER TIGER (AUSTIN, TX)
  8. B-52’S – 53 MILES WEST OF VENUS
  9. LOVE TRACTOR – MOTORCADE (ATHENS, GA)
  10. SWIMMING POOL Q’S – THE BELLS RING (ATLANTA, GA)
  11. MY MORNING JACKET (PET SHOP BOYS) – WEST END GIRLS (LOUISVILLE, KY)
  12. ANDY & THE DOORBUM – INTENTION TRUMPS ALL PT.2 (CHARLOTTE, NC)
  13. FUTURE ISLANDS – BACK IN THE TALL GRASS (BALTIMORE, MD)
  14. DON DIXON – PRAYING MANTIS (LANCASTER, SC)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. OF MONTREAL – PARTY’S CRASHING US (ATHENS, GA)
  2. KATE PIERSON – GUITARS AND MICROPHONES
  3. SUGARSMACK – ZSA ZSA (EXTEND-O-PLAY MIX) (CHARLOTTE, NC)
  4. PYLON – FOUR MINUTES  (ATHENS, GA)
  5. REM – CATAPULT (ATHENS, GA)
  6. GUADACANAL DIARY – FEAR OF GOD (MARIETTA, GA)
  7. THE DB’S – NEVERLAND (WINSTON-SALEM, NC)
  8. SQUIRREL NUT ZIPPERS – PUT A LID ON IT (CASPAR REMIX) (CHAPEL HILL, NC)
  9. MAGNAPOP – OPEN THE DOOR (ATLANTA, GA)
  10. THE CONNELLS – FUN & GAMES (RALEIGH, NC)
  11. CHRIS STAMEY – WHERE DOES THE TIME GO? (CHAPEL HILL, NC)
  12. FLAMING LIPS (RADIOHEAD) – KNIVES OUT (OKLAHOMA CITY, OK)
  13. OLIVIA TREMOR CONTROL – I HAVE BEEN FLOATED (ATHENS, GA)
  14. B-52’S – HOT CORNER

 

(Subculture: Friday @ 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org  // Repeat of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday morning 12a-2a // Full playlists at wxojsubculture.wordpress.com  // Some playlists can be heard on 8tracks.com  // email: subculture@valleyfreeradio.org // Join us on Facebook at subculturema!)

 

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Let’s Active – Record Bar signing in Winston-Salem, NC, 1985

A multi-decade listen to jangle pop from the US and the UK.

HOUR ONE:

1. MARSHALL CRENSHAW – WHENEVER YOU’RE ON MY MIND

2. THE LUCKSMITHS – GO-TO-BED BIRDS

3. PYLON – CRAZY

4. REM – HARBORCOAT

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REM concert flier for Reynolds Auditorium, a Winston-Salem, NC high school.

5. LOVE TRACTOR – MOTORCADE

6. LET’S ACTIVE – LEADER OF MEN

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Mitch Easter of Let’s Active in W-S, NC, 1985

7. MITCH EASTER – YOU/ME

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dB’s concert flier for Winston-Salem, NC, 1980s

8. THE DB’S – A SPY IN THE HOUSE OF LOVE (EXTENDED MIX)

9. CHRIS STAMEY – WHERE DOES THE TIME GO?

10. DILLON FENCE – SAD INHERITANCE

11. THE CONNELLS – FUN AND GAMES

12. THE SMITHS – THE HEADMASTER RITUAL

13. GUADACANAL DIARY – FEAR OF GOD

14. THE LA’S – THERE SHE GOES

15. GAME THEORY – BAD YEAR AT UCLA

16. THE CHURCH – TOO FAST FOR YOU

17. THE THREE O’CLOCK – JETFIGHTER

HOUR TWO:

1. GREEN ON RED – DEATH AND ANGELS

2. THE SWIMMING POOL Q’S – THE BELLS RING

3. AZTEC CAMERA – THE BOY WONDERS

4. THE HOUSEMARTINS – HAPPY HOUR

5. RANK AND FILE – THE CONDUCTOR WORE BLACK

6. HAIRCUT 100 – SURPRISE ME AGAIN

7. THE PEARLFISHERS – BANANA SANDWICH

8. THE SHAKY HANDS – ALLISON AND THE ANCIENT EYES

9. ALVVAYS – ARCHIE, MARRY ME

10. THE JAZZ BUTCHER – SOUTHERN MARK SMITH (BIG RETURN)

11. CAMPER VAN BEETHHOVEN – TOO HIGH FOR THE LOVE

12. PALE FOUNTAINS – SHELTER

13. BIG DIPPER – ALL GOING OUT TOGETHER

14. THE SUNDAYS – HERE’S WHERE THE STORY ENDS

15. THE BONGOS – TIGER NIGHTS

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Let’s Active live – Reynold’s Auditorim @ Reynold’s High School, Winston-Salem, NC

Subculture: Fridays 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Replay of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday from 12a-2a.

A multi-decades listen to some of the best in jangle pop including NC’s Let’s Active, GA’s Pylon, and Canada’s Alvvays.
(Subculture: Friday @ 8p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org // Repeat of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday, July 19th, 12a-2a)

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STYLE COUNCIL

Featuring music from my first ever mixed tapes from the 80s!

HOUR ONE:

1. MINISTRY – REVENGE

2. DEPECHE MODE – NEW LIFE

3. BERLIN – PLEASURE VICTIM

4. DURAN DURAN – LIKE AN ANGEL

5. THE SMITHS – REEL AROUND THE FOUNTAIN

6. MODERN ENGLISH – MACHINES

7. PREFAB SPROUT – DON’T SING

8. STYLE COUNCIL – MY EVERCHANGING MOODS

9. THE CURE – LOVE CATS

10. ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN – CRYSTAL DAYS

11.HEAVEN 17 – LET’S ALL MAKE A BOMB (12″ VERSION)

12. OMD – TELEGRAPH

13. THE VAPORS – JIMMIE JONES

14. LORDS OF THE NEW CHURCH – DANCE WITH ME

HOUR TWO:

1. THE SUBURBS – LOVE IS THE LAW

2. PSYCHEDELIC FURS – HEARTBEAT (12″ MIX)

3. ROXY MUSIC – AVALON

4. BAUHAUS – SHE’S IN PARTIES

5. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES – INTO THE LIGHT

6. LET’S ACTIVE – WATERS PART

7. REM – SO. CENTRAL RAIN (I’M SORRY)

8. THE DB’S – LOVE IS FOR LOVERS

9. ROMEO VOID – A GIRL IN TROUBLE (IS A TEMPORARY THING)

10. THE ALARM – RAIN IN THE SUMMERTIME

11. NIK KERSHAW – THE RIDDLE

12. SOFT CELL – MR. SELF DESTRUCT

13. CHINA CRISIS – WORKING WITH FIRE AND STEEL

“My First Mixed Tapes” — 1980’s New Wave, Post-Punk, Jangle Pop and Goth make two hours of music awesomeness!

SUBCULTURE: Every Friday 8-10p EST USA on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online at valleyfreeradio.org

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