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

12.1.19 Alt_Backspace

12.1.19 Alt_Backspace

Alice In Chains, Social D, Green Day and The Smiths lead this set with Joy Division, Veruca Salt, Rancid and Our Lady Peace plus They Might Be Giants, Poe and Go! from Tones On Tail.

11.24.19 Alt_Backspace

11.24.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Jane’s Addiction and Nine Inch Nails lead this set along with The Replacements, Radiohead, Pearl Jam and Primus plus 311, Local H and DNA’s remixed version of “Tom’s Diner”.

11.17.19 Alt_Backspace

11.17.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, The Cure, Beck and the Beastie Boys get this set movin’ along with New Order, Weezer, STP and MXPX plus Bad Religion, Urge Overkill and a refresher course in popularity from Nada Surf.

11.10.19 Alt_Backspace

11.10.19 Alt_Backspace

The Cure, Oasis and Jane’s Addiction lead this set along with Depeche Mode, Cracker, U2 and The Smithereens plus Dinosaur Jr,, “Friends Of P” from The Rentals, The Posies and a proper serving of Cake!

11.3.19 Alt_Backspace

11.3.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Alice In Chains and Depeche Mode lead this set along with Morrissey, Rancid, No Doubt and Blur plus Pavement, The Pixies, Rage Against The Machine and “Circles” from Soul Coughing.

10.27.19 Alt_Backspace

10.27.19 Alt_Backspace

Halloween themed tunes from Ministry, The Ramones, Oingo Boingo, Bow Wow Wow and Bauhaus plus Nine Inch Nails, Social D, Siouxsie And The Banshees, L7 and The Smiths.

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!