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10.9.2022 History Of Alternative

10.9.2022 History Of Alternative

Beck, Beastie Boys, The Cure and Alanis in this set, album anniversaries for No Doubt, Soundgarden, Green Day, 311, Radiohead, Rise Against and The Lemonheads, plus Pearl Jam, PJ Harvey and Orgy’s cover of “Blue Monday’.

9.18.2022 History Of Alternative

9.18.2022 History Of Alternative

Weezer, Beastie Boys, The Smiths and Veruca Salt in this set, album anniversaries for Nirvana, Cake, Green Day, Nada Surf, Pearl Jam and Liz Phair plus tracks from the Smashing Pumpkins’ catalogue: “Eye”, “Ava Adore”, “Stand Inside Your Love”, “Drown” and “Thirty-Three”.

8.7.2022 History Of Alternative

8.7.2022 History Of Alternative

Beck, Oasis, Morrissey and Social D in this set, album anniversaries for 311, Arcade Fire, Midnight Oil, Bowling For Soup and Rise Against, plus Cake, Alanis, Hot Hot Heat and Weezer’s “El Scorcho”!

7.10.2022 History Of Alternative

7.10.2022 History Of Alternative

Green Day, The Cure, Pearl Jam and Peter Murphy in this set, album anniversaries for the Red Hot Chili Peppers, 311 and Beastie Boys, plus Blink 182, Veruca Salt, PJ Harvey and Social D’s cover of “Ring Of Fire”.

6.5.2022 History Of Alternative

6.5.2022 History Of Alternative

The Smiths, Sponge, Nine Inch Nails and Beck on the show along with album anniversaries for Blink 182, Sublime, Talking Heads, White Stripes, Weezer, Catherine Wheel and The Lemonheads, plus Veruca Salt, Local H, Material Issue and timeless words of wisdom from Baz Luhrmann.

5.8.2022 History Of Alternative

5.8.2022 History Of Alternative

Green Day, Social D, Oasis and U2 in this set along with album anniversaries for Keane, Sum 41, 2 different Weezer albums, Spoon and Duran Duran, plus Mother’s Day faves from Fountains Of Wayne, The Cure, Chvrches, twenty one pilots and “Mother” from Danzig!

4.3.2022 History Of Alternative

4.3.2022 History Of Alternative

Depeche Mode, Nine Inch Nails, Beck and Bad Religion in this set along with Soundgarden, Spoon and Soul Coughing, album anniversaries for The Offspring, White Stripes, Blue October, Hot Hot Heat and Third Eye Blind, plus Alanis, Alice In Chains and “Ava Adore” from the Smashing Pumpkins!

3.20.2022 History Of Alternative

3.20.2022 History Of Alternative

Oasis, The Smiths, Beastie Boys and The Breeders in this set along with STP, R.E.M. and Alanis, album anniversaries for Depeche Mode, Our Lady Peace, The Pixies and Bloc Party, plus New Order, Weezer and “6 Underground” from Sneaker Pimps.

2.27.2022 History Of Alternative

2.27.2022 History Of Alternative

The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, Blink 182 and 311 in this set along with Beck, The Breeders, Blondie and Brand New, album anniversaries for U2, PJ Harvey, Tears For Fears and Kaiser Chiefs, plus The Smiths, The Replacements and a proper nod to the late Mark Lanegan of Screaming Trees.

1.23.2022 History Of Alternative

1.23.2022 History Of Alternative

Radiohead, The Ramones, U2 and Nine Inch Nails in this set along with Weezer, Depeche Mode, Jane’s Addiction and Sneaker Pimps, album anniversaries for Alice In Chains, Our Lady Peace, Arctic Monkeys and the Meat Puppets, plus Primus, The Smiths and the Violent Femmes’ “American Music”.

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.

7.18.2021 History Of Alternative

7.18.2021 History Of Alternative

Weezer, The White Stripes, Depeche Mode and Devo in this set along with Radiohead, New Order, Cake and The Stone Roses, plus Pearl Jam, Iggy Pop, The Pretenders and all the glam rock goodness of The Darkness!

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!

2.28.2021 History Of Alternative

2.28.2021 History Of Alternative

Beck, Bad Religion, Weezer and Oasis in this set along with Social D, U2, L7 and Stroke 9, plus Pearl Jam, Cake, The Smiths and The Bangles’ cover of “Hazy Shade Of Winter”.

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!

9.20.2020 Alt_Backspace

9.20.2020 Alt_Backspace

Beck, Alice In Chains, Green Day and The Cure lead this set along with Cake, Depeche Mode, Garbage and Fiona Apple, plus New Order and “Super Bon Bon” from Soul Coughing.

6.14.2020 Alt_Backspace

6.14.2020 Alt_Backspace

Alice In Chains, Depeche Mode and Weezer in this set along with The Smiths, Pearl Jam, Veruca Salt and Reel Big Fish along with Bjork, 311, Marvelous 3 amd “3 Strange Days” from School Of Fish.

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.

11.24.19 Alt_Backspace

11.24.19 Alt_Backspace

Oasis, Jane’s Addiction and Nine Inch Nails lead this set along with The Replacements, Radiohead, Pearl Jam and Primus plus 311, Local H and DNA’s remixed version of “Tom’s Diner”.