Tag Archives: Violent Femmes

4.4.2021 History Of Alternative

4.4.2021 History Of Alternative

Green Day, Social D, Rancid and the Beastie Boys lead this set along with Veruca Salt, Nine Inch Nails, Oasis and Depeche Mode, plus proper Nirvana tunes and even more proper tunes from Empire Records including Edwyn Collins, The The and Sponge. Happy Rex Manning Day!

3.14.2021 History Of Alternative

3.14.2021 History Of Alternative

Jane’s Addiction, Nine Inch Nails, Green Day and The Pixies in this set along with Weezer, Spoon, Beck and Paramore, plus in the spirit of St Paddy’s Day, music from U2, The Pogues, Flogging Molly and Dropkick Murphys.

1.10.2021 History Of Alternative

1.10.2021 History Of Alternative

David Bowie, Beck, Bad Religion and Kate Bush in this set along with Social D, INXS, XTC and DMB along with Muse, The Stone Roses, Incubus and Garbage, plus all the swoon along feels in Mazzy Star’s “Fade Into You”.

12.20.2020 History Of Alternative

12.20.2020 History Of Alternative

The Clash, Green Day, Jimmy Eat World and Veruca Salt in this set along with Weezer, INXS, XTC and Pearl Jam plus holiday covers from U2, No Doubt and Save Ferris and an anti-Christmas anthem from Blink 182.

10.11.2020 History Of Alternative

10.11.2020 History Of Alternative

Oasis, Pearl Jam, Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails in this set along with Beck, Green Day, Veruca Salt and the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, plus The Smiths, Local H, Social D and A Perfect Circle.

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!

7.12.2020 Alt_Backspace

7.12.2020 Alt_Backspace

Green Day, The Replacements, New Order, Ned’s Atomic Dustbin are here along with The Smiths, Veruca Salt, Beastie Boys and Bad Religion plus Dinosaur Jr., 311, Violent Femmes and Smash Mouth!

6.21.2020 Alt_Backspace

6.21.2020 Alt_Backspace

Nine Inch Nails, Green Day and U2 in this set along with Cracker, Siouxsie And the Banshees and Buck-O-Nine plus proper dad tunes from the Violent Femmes, Jane’s Addiction, Everclear and The Modfather – Mr. Paul Weller of The Jam.

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.

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!

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!

12.29.19 Alt_Backspace

12.29.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, The Smiths, Bad Religion and Buffalo Tom lead this set along with The Cure, Cake and Jane’s Addiction plus cool covers from The Clash, Cowboy Junkies and the Happy Mondays.

10.20.19 Alt_Backspace

10.20.19 Alt_Backspace

Radiohead, Social D, Beck and Bad Religion lead this set along with 311, Haircut 100 and Buck-O-Nine, plus Liz Phair, The Stone Roses and “Stars: from Hum.

Violent Femmes — Riot Fest 2019

Violent Femmes — Riot Fest 2019

Check out the Violent Femmes gallery and their exclusive interview with our KQX Morning Crew here! Photo by: Zach Spangler

9.8.19 Alt_Backspace

9.8.19 Alt_Backspace

A Riot Fest preview with tunes from Rancid, Blink 182, The B-52’s, Less Than Jake and The Violent Femmes, plus Depeche Mode, The Smiths, “Punk Rock Girl” from The Dead Milkmen and a refresher course in popularity from Nada Surf.

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)

6.16.19 Alt_Backspace

6.16.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Nine Inch Nails, Blur and Morrissey lead this set along with 311, Pearl Jam and The Pixies plus requisite Father’s Day tunes from Jane’s Addiction, Everclear, Violent Femmes and The Ramones.

5.26.19 Alt_Backspace

5.26.19 Alt_Backspace

Weezer, The Cure, Beck and 311 lead this set along with Oasis, The Smiths, Belly and The Replacements. Plus, Iggy Pop, “American Music” from The Violent Femmes and a song of summer from Fountains Of Wayne.

3.24.19 Alt_Backspace

3.24.19 Alt_Backspace

Pearl Jam, New Order and Rancid lead this set along with Material Issue, The Cult and The Violent Femmes’ “American Music”. Plus, STP, O.M.D., R.E.M., a cool cover from Echo And The Bunnymen and some proper ska punk horns from Less Than Jake!

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!