Tag Archives: Matthew Sweet

1.9.2022 History Of Alternative

1.9.2022 History Of Alternative

David Bowie, Oasis, Radiohead and Social D in this set along with Arcade Fire, Depeche Mode, Veruca Salt and Nine Inch Nails, cool covers from Siouxsie And the Banshees and Bowling For Soup, album anniversaries for Sugar Ray and Cage The Elephant, plus Soul Coughing, Tears For Fears and Echo And The Bunnymen.

10.24.2021 History Of Alternative

10.24.2021 History Of Alternative

Depeche Mode, Pearl Jam, Oasis and Weezer in this set along with album anniversaries for Smashing Pumpkins, Linkin Park, Incubus and Matthew Sweet, plus Blondie, The Cure, Our Lady Peace and Ned’s Atomic Dustbin.

8.8.2021 History Of Alternative

8.8.2021 History Of Alternative

Blink 182, Nine Inch Nails, Oasis and The Cure in this set along with Soundgarden, The Stone Roses, Beck and Blind Melon, album anniversaries for Sponge, Sheryl Crow and 311, plus the Pumpkins cover Depeche Mode and “Ready To Go” from Republica.

5.23.2021 History Of Alternative

5.23.2021 History Of Alternative

Beck, Beastie Boys, Weezer and Incubus in this set along with Morrissey, The Strokes, Primus and Urge Overkill, plus music from bands playing Lolla 2021: Foo Fighters, Modest Mouse, Jimmy Eat World, All Time Low and Limp Bizkit!

2.14.2021 History Of Alternative

2.14.2021 History Of Alternative

Rock ‘N Roll Hall Of Fame nominees Foo Fighters, Devo, and Rage lead this set along with Social D and Radiohead, plus proper Valentine’s Day tunes from The Cure, The Flaming Lips, Joy Division and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs.

12.13.2020 History Of Alternative

12.13.2020 History Of Alternative

Beck, Blink 182, Bad Religion and Blondie in this set along with Radiohead, 311, Social D and Garbage, plus Siouxsie And The Banshees, Devo, Matthew Sweet and some quality cha-cha-chaing with Caviar’s “Tangerine Speedo”.

11.22.2020 History Of Alternative

11.22.2020 History Of Alternative

Soundgarden, Green Day, Incubus and Echo And The Bunnymen in this set along with Radiohead, Luscious Jackson, Beastie Boys, Belly and Bloc Party, plus Nine Inch Nails, Nada Surf and the “Nookie” from Limp Bizkit!

9.27.2020 Alt_Backspace

9.27.2020 Alt_Backspace

Pearl Jam, Depeche Mode, Morrissey and Matthew Sweet lead this set along with Radiohead, The Cult, STP and O.M.D. plus Love And Rockets, Our Lady Peace and Echo And The Bunnymen.

7.26.2020 Alt_Backspace

7.26.2020 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Weezer, The Smiths and Nine Inch Nails in this set along with Soundgarden, Sneaker Pimps and Matthew Sweet, plus The Replacements, Rage, They Might Be Giants and “Super Bon Bon” from Soul Coughing.

7.5.2020 Alt_Backspace

7.5.2020 Alt_Backspace

Social D, Sublime and Sponge in this set along with Pearl Jam, The Clash, 311 and Oasis plus The Breeders, Buffalo Tom, R.E.M. and “4th Of July” from X.

4.19.2020 Alt_Backspace

4.19.2020 Alt_Backspace

Radiohead, Green Day and Garbage lead this set along with The Smiths, Soul Coughing, 311 and The Cure, plus Matthew Sweet, Adam Ant, Buffalo Tom and “Major Tom” from Peter Schilling.

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!

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!

6.2.19 Alt_Backspace

6.2.19 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, Bad Religion, Pearl Jam and Live lead this set along with The Prodigy, New Order, Soul Coughing and “Scooby Snacks” from Fun Lovin’ Criminals. Plus, Baz Luhrmann curates a classic commencement speech that still hold up 20 years later.

2.10.19 Alt_Backspace

2.10.19 Alt_Backspace

A Valentine’s Day themed playlist for varying moods from U2, New Order, 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!

9.2.18 Alt_Backspace

9.2.18 Alt_Backspace

A Labor Day weekend 80s and 90s set complete with tunes from 2 albums released 24 years ago, a visit from one of Bono’s on-stage personas from the Zoo TV tour and the mezmerizing vocals of Polly Jean Harvey.

5.20.18 Alt_Backspace

5.20.18 Alt_Backspace

Sundays are Fundays with two hours of classic 80s and 90s tunes.

2.11.18 Alt_Backspace

2.11.18 Alt_Backspace

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

8.27.17 – Alt_Backspace

8.27.17 – Alt_Backspace

“Wishlist” by Pearl Jam was on our wishlist for Alt_Backspace this week (spoiler: our wish came true)