Alt_Backspace

Saturdays, 6am-8am // Sundays, 10am - 12pm

The Best From The 80's and 90's

Join Brian Phillips every Saturday morning at 6 and 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 artists include The Smiths, Depeche Mode, The Cure, Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Oasis, Soundgarden, Weezer and 311 along with many other songs and bands from the 80s and 90s.

The Latest Playlists

3.29.2020 Alt_Backspace

3.29.2020 Alt_Backspace

Pearl Jam, Depeche Mode, Green Day and Bad Religion lead this set along with They Might Be Giants, Social D and XTC, plus New Order, Nada Surf, Ned’s Atomic Dustbin and Reel Big Fish cover an 80’s classic.

3.22.2020 Alt_Backspace

3.22.2020 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Weezer and Jane’s Addiction lead this set along with Veruca Salt, STP and INXS plus, the Beastie Boys, Mistah Billy Idol and a nod to the 30th anniversary of Depeche Mode’s “Violator” album,

3.15.2020 Alt_Backspace

3.15.2020 Alt_Backspace

Alice In Chains, Live, 311 and Green Day lead this set along with The Smiths, Depeche Mode and The Cure plus a nod to the Irish with U2, The Waterboys, Sinead O’Connor, The Undertones, Stiff Little Fingers and Flogging Molly.

3.8.2020 Alt_Backspace

3.8.2020 Alt_Backspace

Radiohead, Pearl Jam and Social D lead this set along with Beck, Blur, The Breeders and Buck-O-Nine plus The Smiths, Devo and Rancid.

3.1.2020 Alt_Backspace

3.1.2020 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Nine Inch Nails and Depeche Mode lead this set along with XTC, L7 and STP plus Pavement, Material Issue, Bad Religion and “Radiation Vibe” from Fountains Of Wayne.

2.23.2020 Alt_Backspace

2.23.2020 Alt_Backspace

Weezer, Alice In Chains, Jane’s Addiction and Local H lead this set along with Beck, Blur and “Super Bon Bon” from Soul Coughing plus The Smiths, Siouxsie And The Banshees and 311.

2.16.2020 Alt_Backspace

2.16.2020 Alt_Backspace

Rage Against The Machine, Green Day and Dinosaur Jr drive this set along with Veruca Salt, The Cure, Oasis and Soundgarden plus Morrissey, “Muzzle” from The Pumpkins and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones

02.09.2020 Alt_Backspace

02.09.2020 Alt_Backspace

A Valentine’s Day themed set of varying moods from New Order, The Cure, Pearl Jam and Portishead, a cool cover from Nirvana, Morrissey is his element of misery and a sweet duet from Iggy Pop and Kate Pierson of The B52s!

02.02.2020 Alt_Backspace

02.02.2020 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Soundgarden, Beck and The Beastie Boys lead this set along with Veruca Salt, The Pixies, Morrissey and Iggy Pop plus U2, Third Eye Blind and “Scooby Snacks” from Fun Lovin’ Criminals!

1.26.20 Alt_Backspace

1.26.20 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Jane’s Addiction, Alice In Chains and Green Day lead this set along with Bad Religion, Cracker, The Clash and Catherine Wheel plus The Smiths, Blur and the Beastie Boys!