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Altrok Radio 029
by Sean Carolan

[The following is the song rundown for the show that airs Tuesday, February 10 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:

  • Sloan - The Rest Of My Life - Action Pact

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.

  • Ryan, Matthew - The Little Things - Regret Over The Wires (Grinder 45)
  • Hurricane Lamps, The - For A Good Time - Sing Me A Song (Grinder 44)
  • Yello - Planet Dada - The Eye (Grinder 43)
  • Vive la Fête - Noir Désir - 12'' Single (Grinder 42)
  • Fall, The - Theme From Sparta FC - The Real New Fall LP (Grinder 41)
  • Seedling - Dutch Disease - Let's Play Boys & Girls (Grinder 40)


Segment 1:

  • Bowie, David - Sound And Vision - Low
  • Ladytron - Blue Jeans - 7'' Single
  • Blondie - Good Boys - The Curse Of Blondie
  • Ryan, Matthew - The Little Things - Regret Over The Wires (Grinder 45)
  • XTC - When You're Near Me I Have Difficulty (Unused single) - Coat Of Many Cupboards
  • Meeting Places, The - Now I Know You Could Never Be the One - Find Yourself Along The Way

Segment 2:

  • Hurricane Lamps, The - For A Good Time - Sing Me A Song (Grinder 44)
  • Colder - Crazy Love - Again
  • Radio Dept., The - Why Wont You Talk About It - Lesser Matters
  • Belle & Sebastian - Stay Loose - Dear Catastrophe Waitress

Segment 3:

  • Yello - Planet Dada - The Eye (Grinder 43)
  • Dolby, Thomas - Mulu The Rain Forest - The Flat Earth
  • Strummer, Joe & The Mescaleros - Get Down Moses - Streetcore
  • Church, The - Song In Space - Forget Yourself
  • Fun Boy Three With Bananarama - Tain't What You Do (It's The Way That You Do It) - Fame
  • Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Maps - Fever To Tell

Segment 4:

  • Vive la Fête - Noir Désir - 12'' Single (Grinder 42)
  • Shazam, The - Squeeze The Day - Tomorrow The World
  • Numan, Gary - I Die, You Die (Information Society Mix) - The Mix, Telekon
  • Fiery Furnaces - Two Fat Feet - Gallowsbird's Bark

Segment 5:

  • Sloan - The Rest Of My Life - Action Pact (Underground POTW)
  • Ramones - Bonzo Goes To Bitburg - Animal Boy
  • Combustible Edison - Millionaire's Holiday - I, Swinger
  • Señor Coconut Y Su Conjunto - The Robots - El Baile Aleman

Segment 6:

  • Fall, The - Theme From Sparta FC - The Real New Fall LP (Grinder 41)
  • Kinky - The Headphonist - Atlas
  • Seedling - Dutch Disease - Let's Play Boys & Girls (Grinder 40)
  • Beck - The New Pollution - Odelay


©2004 Sean Carolan

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


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