Tag Archives: Sponge

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.

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.

5.19.19 Alt_Backspace

5.19.19 Alt_Backspace

Garbage, Social D, 311 and Oasis in this set along with Depeche Mode, Green Day, Catherine Wheel and New Order. Plus, a cool cover from Nirvana and a refresher course in popularity from Nada Surf.

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.

2.17.19 Alt_Backspace

2.17.19 Alt_Backspace

Nine Inch Nails, Bad Religion, The Cure and Beck lead this set along with The Smiths, Liz Phair, Face To Face and Devo. Plus, XTC, REM, “Peaches” AND Smash Mouth! Happy Sunday!

12.16.18 Alt_Backspace

12.16.18 Alt_Backspace

Social D, Weezer, Our Lady Peace and The Cure drive this set of retro goods along with The Clash, The Replacements and The Smiths. Plus, the Pumpkins cool cover of a Depeche Mode classic never disappoints.

11.11.18 Alt_Backspace

11.11.18 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, The Smiths and a Semisonic song NOT “Closing Time” with Blur, The Cure, Incubus and American Music from The Violent Femmes in this set of 80s and 90s goods.

9.30.18 Alt_Backspace

9.30.18 Alt_Backspace

Depeche Mode, Social D and Green Day along with one-hit wonders (Kajagoogoo, Len) and music from the Empire Records soundtrack (The The, Edwyn Collins) round out this set of Devo dome hat approved 80s and 90s tunes!

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.

6.10.18 Alt_Backspace

6.10.18 Alt_Backspace

Sing-along songs of Sunday, sunscreen and a funky jazz flute sample make for a solid soundtrack!

4.15.18 Alt_Backspace

4.15.18 Alt_Backspace

Gallagher, Grohl, Yorke and Smith will audit the (almost) tax day tunes. Plus, it’s the 35th anniversary of R.E.M.’s debut album, “Murmur”.

2.11.18 Alt_Backspace

2.11.18 Alt_Backspace

Valentine’s Day songs of love, loss and longing for (Stupid) Cupid.

3.26.17 – Alt_Backspace

3.26.17 – Alt_Backspace

Another week, and yet another awesome 2 hours of great Alternative music! Hear bands like Buffalo Tom, Husker Du, Gravity Kills, as well as hear classic Alt bands like U2, Jane’s Addiction, and Depeche Mode (along with many, many more)!

1.8.17 – Alt_Backspace

1.8.17 – Alt_Backspace

Garbage, Sponge, Sugar…90s bands names that are also kitchen items 🎶

1.1.17 – Alt_Backspace

1.1.17 – Alt_Backspace

If you’re not riding horseback through snowcapped mountains in Sweden, why even bother making a music video?

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

10.30.16 – Alt_Backspace

10.30.16 – Alt_Backspace

“I Want Candy” or “Mayonnaise”? It’s like Trick or Treat for songs on this week’s Alt_Backspace!