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Altrok Radio 022
by Sean Carolan

[The following is the song rundown for the show that airs Tuesday, November 18 at 2PM on WRSU-FM 88.7 in New Brunswick. 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:

  • Strummer, Joe - Coma Girl - Streetcore

In The Grinder:

Altrok keeps a running list of new songs that get played every week on the show, until we've pretty much ground them into the dirt. Each week, two songs will leave the Grinder to make room for two new ones. It's shameless, but it's honest. This week in the Grinder:

  • Seedling - About To Fall - Altrok Radio Session [Grinder 33]
  • Motion City Soundtrack - The Future Freaks Me Out (EFC) - I Am The Movie [Grinder 32]
  • Spymob - It Gets Me Going - Sitting Around Keeping Score [Grinder 31]
  • Spearmint - Left Alone Among The Living - My Missing Days [Grinder 30]
  • Killing Joke - Blood On Your Hands - Killing Joke [Grinder 29]
  • Dramarama - California Uber Alles - 100% Made In New Jersey [Grinder 28]


Segment 1:

  • King - I Kissed The Spikey Fridge - Steps In Time
  • White Stripes - The Hardest Button To Button - Elephant
  • Fall, The - Theme From Sparta F.C. - The Real New Fall LP
  • Seedling - About To Fall - Altrok Radio Session (Grinder 33)
  • Siouxsie and the Banshees - 07 - Christine
  • Speace, Amy - The Morning After The Ball - Fable

Segment 2:

  • Motion City Soundtrack - The Future Freaks Me Out (EFC) - I Am The Movie (Grinder 32)
  • Elvis Costello - Love For Tender - Get Happy!
  • Cope, Julian - Trampoline - Julian Cope EP
  • X - The Hungry Wolf - Under The Big Black Sun

Segment 3:

  • Spymob - It Gets Me Going - Sitting Around Keeping Score (Grinder 31)
  • Primitives, The - Crash - The Best Of The Primitives
  • Metric - Wet Blanket - Old World Underground, Where Are You Now
  • Pop Will Eat Itself - Wise Up Sucker - This Is The Day, This Is The Hour, This Is This
  • Cake - Sheep Go To Heaven - Prolonging The Magic
  • Sex Pistols - Holidays In The Sun - Never Mind The Bollocks

Segment 4:

  • Spearmint - Left Alone Among The Living - My Missing Days (Grinder 30)
  • Ned's Atomic Dustbin - Grey Cell Green - God Fodder
  • Smithereens - Alone At Midnight - Especially For You
  • Former Miss America - Fear Of The Dark - Carnivalism

Segment 5:

  • Strummer, Joe - Coma Girl - Streetcore (Underground POTW)
  • Talking Heads - Born Under Punches (The Beat Goes On) - Remain In Light
  • Fun Boy Three - Our Lips Are Sealed - Waiting
  • Loufu - Accidental Moves - Velvet Tunnel

Segment 6:

  • Killing Joke - Blood On Your Hands - Killing Joke (Grinder 29)
  • Nurotica - Very Close To Beautiful - Don't Let The Panic Show
  • Primus - Tommy the Cat - Sailing The Seas Of Cheese
  • Dramarama - California Uber Alles - 100% Made In New Jersey (Grinder 28)
  • Vue - She's Sweet - Down For Whatever


©2003 Sean Carolan

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


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