Tag Archives: Split Enz

8.4.19 Alt_Backspace

8.4.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Green Day and Alice In Chains lead this set along with Social D, O.M.D., R.E.M. and The Smiths plus tunes from the first day of MTV 38 years ago (The Buggles, Split Enz and The Pretenders)

6.23.19 Alt_Backspace

6.23.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, The Cure, Beck and Radiohead lead this set along with XTC, O.M.D. and R.E.M plus Material Issue, Veruca Salt, Save Ferris covering an 80s classic and Cake.

4.21.19 Alt_Backspace

4.21.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Social D, Pearl Jam and U2 lead this set along with Veruca Salt, The Eels and Soul Coughing. Plus, DMB, OMD and two sweet “Candy” songs for Easter.

12.9.18 Alt_Backspace

12.9.18 Alt_Backspace

Bad Religion, The B-52’s, Buffalo Tom and “Super Bon Bon” from Soul Coughing in this set along with STP, U2 and 311. Plus, a proper Buzzcocks tune for the late Pete Shelley.

9.23.18 Alt_Backspace

9.23.18 Alt_Backspace

Leading with a track from Nirvana’s “Nevermind” released 27 years ago, UK imports (Oasis, The English Beat, James), solid ska horns (Goldfinger, Less Than Jake) and a classic shredder from Hum make up this set of retro goods.

8.5.18 Alt_Backspace

8.5.18 Alt_Backspace

“You’ll never look at music the same way again” said VJ Mark Goodman when MTV launched 37 years ago this week (8.1.81) with videos from The Buggles, Split Enz, The Pretenders, Talking Heads and The Vapors.

6.24.18 Alt_Backspace

6.24.18 Alt_Backspace

This set of classic 80s and 90s includes three cool cover tunes, two songs from superb soundtracks and one one-hit wonder!

5.13.18 Alt_Backspace

5.13.18 Alt_Backspace

Celebrating Mother’s Day with music from some fantastic female fronted bands and artists!

3.25.18 Alt_Backspace

3.25.18 Alt_Backspace

March 24, 1984, Shermer HS Shermer, IL, 5 students reported for an all-day Saturday detention.

4.9.17 – Alt_Backspace

4.9.17 – Alt_Backspace

Happy Belated Rex Manning Day! Listening to retro tunage is the best way to celebrate.

11.20.16 – Alt_Backspace

11.20.16 – Alt_Backspace

From Radiohead’s “Creep” to Nirvana’s version of Bowie’s “The Man Who Sold The World” – it’s originals and covers galore on this week’s #AltBackspace