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9.19.2021 History Of Alternative

9.19.2021 History Of Alternative

Beck, Beastie Boys, The B-52’s and 311 in this set along with Chicago’s Veruca Salt and Urge Overkill, album anniversaries for Green Day, Social D and Liz Phair, plus bands playing Riot Fest today (The Flaming Lips, Devo, New Found Glory, Simple Plan) and Orgy’s cool cover of Blue Monday.

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!

1.3.2021 History Of Alternative

1.3.2021 History Of Alternative

Depeche Mode, Weezer, Oasis and Rancid lead this set along with Beastie Boys, Beck, The Breeders and Urge Overkill, plus Faith No More, Nine Inch Nails, Letters To Cleo and all the glam rock goodness of The Darkness!

11.29.2020 History Of Alternative

11.29.2020 History Of Alternative

The Ramones, Beck, Depeche Mode and Social D along with The Replacements, Rancid, Tears For Fears and Spoon, plus 311, Urge Overkill, The Smiths and Dinosaur Jr.

9.13.2020 Alt_Backspace

9.13.2020 Alt_Backspace

Weezer, Pearl Jam, Oasis and The Smiths lead this set along with STP, XTC, Billy Idol and The Cure, plus Urge Overkill, Veruca Salt, Catherine Wheel and a refresher course in popularity from Nada Surf.

8.23.2020 Alt_Backspace

8.23.2020 Alt_Backspace

Nine Inch Nails, The Clash and Depeche Mode lead this set along with 311, Third Eye Blind, XTC and Urge Overkill, plus Faith No More, The Afghan Whigs, Bjork and “Scooby Snacks” from Fun Lovin’ Criminals. Zoinks!

5.17.2020 Alt_Backspace

5.17.2020 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Pearl Jam and Social D lead this set along with Veruca Salt, Dinosaur Jr, Green Day and Sonic Youth plus STP, XTC, Nada Surf and “Super Bon Bon” from Soul Coughing.

4.26.2020 Alt_Backspace

4.26.2020 Alt_Backspace

Sublime, Social D and STP lead this set along with Oasis, The Cure, Morrissey and the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, plus The Replacements, a cool cover from Urge Overkill and the introductory story of the Beastie Boys.

1.19.20 Alt_Backspace

1.19.20 Alt_Backspace

Depeche Mode, Nine Inch Nails, Beck and Radiohead lead this set along with Pearl Jam, Sponge, Garbage and Morrissey, plus New Order, The Smithereens, Urge Overkill and Mister Billy Idol!

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.

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.

7.21.19 Alt_Backspace

7.21.19 Alt_Backspace

Pearl Jam, The Cure, Green Day and The Replacements lead this set along with Weezer, Bad Religion, 311 and Belly plus The Smiths, The Smithereens and ska punk goodness from Buck-O-Nine!

5.5.19 Alt_Backspace

5.5.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Blur, Beck and The Smiths leads this set along with Bad Religion, Green Day, STP and R.E.M. Plus, Mexican Radio from Wall Of Voodoo, a cool cover from Cowboy Junkies and a track from The Stone Roses debut album released 30 years ago this week.

4.7.19 Alt_Backspace

4.7.19 Alt_Backspace

Nirvana, Radiohead, STP and 311 lead this set along with Nine Inch Nails, New Order and Urge Overkill. Plus, we must dwell on the Empire Records soundtrack for Rex Manning Day and hear Edwyn Collins, The The, Gin Blossoms and The Buggles!

1.20.19 Alt_Backspace

1.20.19 Alt_Backspace

Pearl Jam, Weezer and Green Day along with with 80s goods from The Cure, Echo And The Bunnymen and Yaz in this set of retro goods. Plus, Belly, Blink 182 and “Steal My Sunshine” from Len.

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.

6.24.18 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!

4.22.18 Alt_Backspace

4.22.18 Alt_Backspace

Let’s celebrate Earth Day with these highly recyclable retro tunes.

3.4.18 Alt_Backspace

3.4.18 Alt_Backspace

Devo dome hat ready to march to the beat of some classic drums (synths too)!