Alt_Backspace

Sundays, 10am - 12pm

The Best From The 80's and 90's

Join Brian Phillips every Sunday morning at 10 for Alt_Backspace, two hours of classic Alternative music from the 80’s and 90’s spanning new wave, grunge, Britpop, post-punk genres and more.

Alt_Backspace core artists include bands like Depeche Mode, The Smiths and The Cure mixed with album tracks from bands like Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Oasis, Weezer and 311 along with some “Oh yeah, I haven’t heard that song in awhile” classics.

The Latest Playlists

10.20.19 Alt_Backspace

10.20.19 Alt_Backspace

Radiohead, Social D, Beck and Bad Religion lead this set along with 311, Haircut 100 and Buck-O-Nine, plus Liz Phair, The Stone Roses and “Stars: from Hum.

10.13.19 Alt_Backspace

10.13.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Weezer and Green Day lead this set of along with The Smiths, Luscious Jackson, Incubus and Face To Face, plus cool covers from Nirvana, Urge Overkill and The Smashing Pumpkins.

10.6.19 Alt_Backspace

10.6.19 Alt_Backspace

Radiohead, Pearl Jam, The Smiths and The Cure lead this set of retro goods along with Buffalo Tom, Bjork and The Beastie Boys plus Devo, The Replacements and Faith No More.

9.29.19 Alt_Backspace

9.29.19 Alt_Backspace

Nirvana, Nine Inch Nails and Beck lead this set along with Depeche Mode, Dinosaur Jr, 311 and Jane’s Addiction plus XTC, early 90s Green Day and “Scooby Snacks” from Fun Lovin’ Criminals. Zoinks!

9.22.19 Alt_Backspace

9.22.19 Alt_Backspace

Weezer, Social D and Veruca Salt drive this set along with Green Day, The Smiths, Blur and The Replacements plus Matthew Sweet and Mr. Peter Murrrrrphy!

9.15.19 Alt_Backspace

9.15.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Weezer and Oasis lead this set along with The Cure, Beck and Bad Religion, plus XTC, O.M.D, 311 and “3 Strange Days” from School Of Fish.

9.8.19 Alt_Backspace

9.8.19 Alt_Backspace

A Riot Fest preview with tunes from Rancid, Blink 182, The B-52’s, Less Than Jake and The Violent Femmes, plus Depeche Mode, The Smiths, “Punk Rock Girl” from The Dead Milkmen and a refresher course in popularity from Nada Surf.

9.1.19 Alt_Backspace

9.1.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, The Cure, Veruca Salt and Peal Jam drive this set of retro goods along with STP, Squeeze and They Might Be Giants plus cool covers from Cowboy Junkies and Save Ferris.

8.25.19 Alt_Backspace

8.25.19 Alt_Backspace

Weezer, Social D and Pearl Jam lead this set along with The Smiths, Jane’s Addiction and New Order plus one-hit wonders from The Rentals and Spacehog and “chickity-China the Chinese chicken” will get stuck in your head for at least one week….

8.18.19 Alt_Backspace

8.18.19 Alt_Backspace

The Pumpkins, Radiohead, Green Day and 311 lead this set along with Morrissey, The Cult, Rancid and Liz Phair plus STP, CIV, INXS, R.E.M. and “Down By The Water” from PJ Harvey.