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Altrok Radio 002
by Sean Carolan

[The following is the song rundown for the show that aired Monday, May 19 at noon on WRSU-FM 88.7 in New Brunswick; you can listen to it as it airs by clicking here. If you'd like to get your hands on any of these records, you can help support Altrok by using this link to Fair warning: It'll pop up in a new window. By the way, if you happen to run a college radio station of your own, you're welcome to air this - let us know and we'll make the arrangements. -Ed.]


Altrok Radio's Underground Pick Of The Week

Each Week, Jeff Raspe picks an outstanding track from a brand-new album. This week, the pick is:

  • Amazing Meet Project - Karma Suture


Segment 1:

  • Cinerama - Two Girls
  • Buzzcocks - What Do I Get
  • Keith John Adams - Throwaway
  • Tori Amos - Rattlesnakes
  • Lloyd Cole - Speedboat

Segment 2:

  • Ben Folds Five - Underground
  • Paul Weller - A Bullet For Everyone
  • The Jam - The Modern World
  • Dinah Washington - Is You Is Or Is You Ain't My Baby

Segment 3:

  • Wire - The Agfers of Kodack
  • Elvis Costello - Spooky Girlfriend
  • Screaming Blue Messiahs - Wild Blue Yonder
  • Thomas Dolby - Europa and the Pirate Twins
  • Martin Gore - Compulsion
  • Bass Kittens - The Metro

Segment 4:

  • Bic Runga - Get Some Sleep
  • God Lives Underwater - From Your Mouth
  • Frank Black & The Catholics - End of Miles
  • Shirley Bassey and Propellerheads - Goldfinger

Segment 5:

  • Amazing Meet Project - Karma Suture (Underground POTW)
  • Ryan Adams - Nuclear
  • Tom Robinson Band - 2-4-6-8 Motorway
  • The Delgados - Mr. Blue Sky
  • Interpol - NYC

Segment 6:

  • New Musik - This World Of Water
  • Björk - Hyper-ballad
  • Mission Of Burma - That's When I Reach For My Revolver


©2003 Sean Carolan

All material ©2001-2014 Sean Carolan, except as noted.


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Miike Snow - Black & Blue

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