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Music that celebrates 20, 30 & 40 years on this earth, plus a few newbies for 2019.

BIRTHDAY

HOUR ONE:

  1. DEPECHE MODE – LITTLE SOUL (THOMAS FEHLMAN FLOWING AMBIENT MIX) (2009)
  2. MEAT BEAT MANIFESTO – BREAK TEST (2018/19)
  3. GARY NUMAN – OBSERVER (1979)
  4. THE CURE (1983) – THE LOVECATS (RIP GRUMPY CAT 2012-2019)
  5. STEREOLAB – FUSES (1999)
  6. KATE BUSH – LOVE AND ANGER (1989)
  7. PET SHOP BOYS – ALL OVER THE WORLD (2009)
  8. LADYTRON – FAR FROM HOME (2019)
  9. YEAH YEAH YEAHS – FACES (2009)
  10. LE TIGRE – FRIENDSHIP STATION (1999)
  11. THE CREATURES – FURY EYES (1989)
  12. ADD N to (X) – OH YEAH, OH NO (1999)
  13. GANG OF FOUR – IT’S HER FACTORY (1979)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. ERASURE – DRAMA! (ACT2) (1989)
  2. THE OCEAN BLUE – BETWEEN SOMETHING AND NOTHING (1989)
  3. IAN MCCULLOCH – THE DEAD END (1989)
  4. TALKING HEADS – CITIES (1979)
  5. SIMPLE MINDS – CHANGELING (JOHN PEEL SESSIONS) (1979)
  6. WIRE – THE 15TH (1979)
  7. NEW ORDER – FINE TIME (1989)
  8. LUSH – SCARLET (1989)
  9. THE MAGNETIC FIELDS – FIDO, YOUR LEASH IS TOO LONG (1999)
  10. XTC – MAKING PLANS FOR NIGEL (1979)
  11. THE B-52’s – TOPAZ (1989)
  12. DAVID BOWIE – DJ (1979)
  13. THE CURE – FIRE IN CAIRO (1979)
  14. RIDE – FUTURE LOVE (2019)
  15. THE BEAT – A GOOD DAY FOR SUNSHINE (2019)

 

SUBCULTURE: FRIDAYS 8-10P ET ON WXOJ 103.3FM IN NORTHAMPTON, MA OR LIVE ONLINE @ VALLEYFREERADIO.ORG // REPLAYS SUNDAY AM 2-4 // FB: WXOJSUBCULTURE

Original songs + a cover song by the band’s admirers. (Aired July 6 & 8, 2018 on WXOJ 103.3fm)

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Kleenex / Liliput

HOUR ONE:

  1. TELEX – L’AMOUR TOUJOURS
  2. TELEX (CANNED HEAT) – ON THE ROAD AGAIN
  3. OMD – HER BODY IN MY SOUL
  4. THE FAINT – ENOLA GAY
  5. SIMPLE MINDS – THIRTY FRAMES A SECOND
  6. UTAH SAINTS (SIMPLE MINDS) – NEW GOLD DREAM (81-82-83-84)
  7. KLEENEX/LILIPUT – DIE MOTROSEN
  8. BOOK OF LOVE (KLEENEX/LILIPUT) – DIE MATROSEN
  9. THE B-52’S – SONG FOR A FUTURE GENERATION
  10. CHICKS ON SPEED (THE B-52’S) – STROBELIGHT
  11. PLASTICS – DELICIOUS
  12. STEREO TOTAL (PLASTICS) – I LOVE YOU, ONO
  13. THE MONKS – BLAST OFF!
  14. THE FALL (THE MONKS) – SHUT UP!
  15. KRAFTWERK – ANTENNA
  16. THE CARDIGANS (KRAFTWERK) – DAS MODEL

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. TEARS FOR FEARS – THE PRISONER
  2. CURT SMITH – PALE SHELTER (AEROPLANE VERSION)
  3. VISAGE – MALPASO MAN
  4. ELIAS MATT & (the) RESCUE MISSION (VISAGE) – DER AMBOSS
  5. YAZ – UNMARKED
  6. MARIANNE NOWORTHY (YAZ) – I BEFORE E EXCEPT AFTER C
  7. EURYTHMICS – NEVER GONNA CRY AGAIN
  8. THE NYLONS (EURYTHMICS) – TAKE ME TO YOUR HEART
  9. ULTRAVOX – BREAK YOUR BACK
  10. THE CHURCH (ULTRAVOX) – HIRSHIMA MON AMOUR
  11. PET SHOP BOYS – ONE MORE CHANCE
  12. METRIC (PET SHOP BOYS) – IT’S A SIN
  13. THE HUMAN LEAGUE (YELLOW MAGIC ORCHESTRA) – KIMI NI MUNE KYUN
  14. YMO – KEY

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

 

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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

 

Grab the gift wrap, pour a glass of wine and crank up the radio. It’s time!

GET LIT

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

HOUR ONE:

  1. NINA SIMONE – LITTLE GIRL BLUE (POSTAL SERVICE REMIX)
  2. Mojo Nixon – Transylvania Xmas
  3. The Payola$ – Christmas Is Coming
  4. Andy Partridge (XTC) – Countdown To Christmas Partytime
  5. The Superions (ft. Fred Schneider) – Fruitcake
  6. Jona Lewie – Stop The Calvary
  7. Erasure – God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman (Redux)
  8. Book of Love – We Three Kings
  9. They Might Be Giants – Feast of Lights
  10. The Waitresses – Christmas Wrapping (Long version)
  11. Midge Ure – Do They Know It’s Christmas? (Live & Acoustic)
  12. Pet Shop Boys – It Doesn’t Often Snow At Christmas (Fan club version)
  13. Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings – Big Bulbs
  14. Kate Bush – Home For Christmas
  15. Saint Etienne – I Was Born On Christmas Day
  16. Blondie – We Three Kings
  17. A Plus D – Give Da Jew Girl Toys (samples Trio’s DaDaDa)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. Lo Tech Yuppie Terrorists – Dance of the Surf Punk Fairy
  2. Elastica – Gloria
  3. The Flaming Lips – White Christmas
  4. Tracey Thorn – In The Cold, Cold Night
  5. Run DMC – Christmas Is
  6. Sia – Puppies Are Forever (New!)
  7. Erasure – Gaudete
  8. Siouxsie & The Banshees – Red Over White (Thorn EP version)
  9. Depeche Mode – Christmas Island (Extended version)
  10. Cocteau Twins – Frosty The Snowman
  11. Aztec Camera – Walk Out To Winter
  12. The dB’s – Christmas Time
  13. Elastica – Father Christmas
  14. Smithereens (The Who) – Christmas (RIP Pat DiNizio 12.12.17) 😦

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HOUR ONE: ALL SONGS ARE DEMO VERSIONS

  1. TEARS FOR FEARS – BROKEN
  2. THE CHAMELEONS – SINGING BLUE BRITANNIA
  3. TALK TALK – TALK TALK
  4. SQUEEZE – IF I’M DEAD
  5. BLONDE REDHEAD – WOODY
  6. MODERN ENGLISH – IT’S OK
  7. ECHO & THE BUNNYMEN – THE GAME
  8. INTERPOL – PDA
  9. CHINA CRISIS – AFRICAN AND WHITE (ON TOUR NOW!)
  10. YO LA TENGO – TWO TRAINS (ON TOUR NOW!)
  11. THE RAMONES – I DON’T CARE
  12. THE CURE – HEY YOU!
  13. ADAM & THE ANTS – GOODY TWO SHOES
  14. ART OF NOISE – WAR

HOUR TWO: ALL SONGS ARE DEMO VERSIONS

  1. OMD – HEAVEN IS
  2. THE CURE – ESTEN
  3. NINE INCH NAILS – DOWN IN IT
  4. THE HOUSE OF LOVE – REAL ANIMAL
  5. SONIC YOUTH – WHERE THE RED FERN GROWS
  6. BONOBO – NIGHTLITE
  7. XTC – KING FOR A DAY
  8. SIMPLE MINDS – SWEAT IN BULLET
  9. THE PSYCHEDELIC FURS – FLOWERS
  10. KITCHENS OF DISTINCTION – PRIZE
  11. PET SHOP BOYS – VAMPIRES
  12. THE SMITHEREENS – STRANGERS WHEN WE MEET

 

SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org. Replays of tonight’s program can be heard 2-4a the following Sunday morning. FB: subculturema

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SUBCULTURE: Fridays 8-10p EST on WXOJ 103.3fm in Northampton, MA or live online @ valleyfreeradio.org // Repeat of tonight’s program can be heard Sunday mornings from 12a-2a // Purchase tracks @ Spinitron.com (under Valley Free Radio) // FB: subculturema

 

#26-51B*

*51B Two albums tied for #51 spot (The Stranglers’ Aural Sculpture & Housemartins London 0 Hull 4)

HOUR ONE:

  • 51B. THE HOUSEMARTINS – SITTING ON A FENCE – 1986 – LONDON 0 HULL 4
  • 50. UB40 – DON’T WALK ON THE GRASS – 1981 – PRESENT ARMS
  • 49. THE ENGLISH BEAT – SOLE SALVATION – 1982 – SPECIAL BEAT SERVICE
  • 48. THE CLASH – OVERPOWERED BY FUNK – 1982 – COMBAT ROCK
  • 47. CHINA CRISIS – TRAGEDY AND MYSETERY – 1983 – WORKING WITH FIRE AND STEEL
  • 46. LAURIE ANDERSON – LET X=X – 1982 – BIG SCIENCE
  • 45. THE HUMAN LEAGUE – OPEN YOUR HEART – 1981 – DARE
  • 44. R.E.M. – MORAL KIOSK – 1983 – MURMUR
  • 43. EURYTHMICS – CAVEMAN HEAD – 1981 – IN THE GARDEN
  • 42. THE B-52’S – GIVE ME BACK MY MAN – 1980 – WILD PLANET
  • 41. VISAGE – MIND OF A TOY – 1980 – VISAGE
  • 40. SQUEEZE – SOMEONE ELSE’S HEART – 1981 – EAST SIDE STORY
  • 39. BLONDIE – WALK LIKE ME – 1980 – AUTOAMERICAN

HOUR TWO:

  • 38. DEVO – SNOWBALL – 1980 – FREEDOM OF CHOICE
  • 37. BLANCMANGE – RUNNING THIN – 1982 – HAPPY FAMILIES TOO
  • 36. SIMPLE MINDS – WATERFRONT – 1984 – SPARKLE IN THE RAIN
  • 35. LET’S ACTIVE – EASY DOES – 1984 – CYPRESS
  • 34. U2 – SURRENDER – 1983 – WAR
  • 33. TALKING HEADS – CROSSEYED AND PAINLESS – 1980 – REMAIN IN LIGHT
  • 32. PETER GABRIEL – (INDABA REMIX) (ORIGINALLY ON 1980 PETER GABRIEL 3: MELT ALBUM)
  • 31. ULTRAVOX – NEW EUROPEANS – 1981 – RAGE IN EDEN
  • 30. THE JAM – THAT’S ENTERTAINMENT – 1980 – SOUND AFFECTS
  • 29. PET SHOP BOYS – OPPORTUNITIES – 1986 – PLEASE
  • 28. THE STYLE COUNCIL – MY EVERCHANGING MOODS (12″ VERSION) (ORIGINALLY ON 1984 CAFE BLEU)
  • 27. THE SMITHS – WHAT DIFFERENCE DOES IT MAKE – 1983 – THE SMITHS
  • 26. R.E.M. – HARBORCOAT – 1984 – RECKONING

third-birthday

 

Happy Birthday to us! Tonight we’re celebrating 3 years on air here at WXOJ with a grand mix of some of our favorite tunes played over the last three years. (Truth be told, there were too many favorites to fit into our two hours) 🙂

HOUR ONE:

  1. BASEMENT JAXX & THE CLASH – THE MAGNIFICENT ROMEO
  2. BONEY M.- RASPUTIN (CLUB MIX)
  3. STARSAILOR – FOUR TO THE FLOOR (THIN WHITE DUKE MIX)
  4. MICHAEL JACKSON – HUM ALONG AND DANCE (DAVID MORALES MIX GLAMSTA MIX)
  5. SNAP! – THE POWER OF BHANGRA
  6. TOM JONES & THE CARDIGANS (TALKING HEADS) – BURNING DOWN THE HOUSE
  7. THE TEMPER TRAP – SWEET DISPOSITION (RAC MIX)
  8. THE DEVIL MADE ME DO IT – THE DEVIL MADE ME DO IT (PT.1)
  9. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES (BOB DYLAN) – THIS WHEEL’S ON FIRE (INCENDIARY MIX)
  10. BABYLON ZOO – SPACEMAN (5TH DIMENSION)
  11. NEW ORDER – TRUE FAITH (PERFECTO MIX)
  12. ERASURE – STAR (30TH ANNIVERSARY OF ERASURE W/ SPECIAL RELEASE, “FROM MOSCOW TO MARS” TO BE RELEASED IN AUTUMN!)

 

HOUR TWO:

  1. ADRIAN LUX – TEENAGE CRIME (SUBCULTURE’S VERY FIRST SONG PLAYED ON AIR!)
  2. ETIENNE DE CRECY – WHEN JACK MET JILL (MIX)
  3. ROISIN MURPHY – IN SINTESI (THE ALL SEEING I MIX)
  4. FRANKIE KNUCKLES – YOUR LOVE
  5. KRAFTWERK – YOUR LOVE
  6. DAVID BOWIE – REAL COOL WORLD (CLUB MIX)
  7. GROOVE ARMADA – IF EVERYBODY LOOKED THE SAME
  8. ROXY MUSIC – LOVE IS THE DRUG (ROLLO & SISTER BLISS MONSTER MIX)
  9. FERRY CORSTEN (DURAN DURAN – SERIOUS) – FIRE
  10. NENA – JUST A DREAM (MEGA DREAM MIX)
  11. MIDNIGHT OIL – BEDS ARE BURNING (YUENDUMU PERCAPELLA MIX)
  12. PET SHOP BOYS – MEMORY OF THE FUTURE