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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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lets active winston 1985

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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