7/30/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

July 30th, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

OBN IIIs – No Time For The Blues – Live In San Francisco – Again! – [N]
Beastie Boys – Looking Down The Barrel Of A Gun – Paul’s Boutique – 25 years old!
Dama/Libra – The Chant – Claw – [N]
The Eastern Dark – Superstition – Girls On The Beach (With Cars)
Kahoots – It Appears That We Are Late – Take To The Fields – [N]
Ghost – Live With Me – Snuff Box Immanence – Rolling Stones cover.
Unholy Two – Hard Times Daddy – Talk About Hardcore – [N]

Reigning Sound – North Cackalacky Girl – Shattered – [N]
Crown Larks – Satrap – PRF BBQ 2014: The Bandcamp – [C]
Bob Bucko Jr. – LR72 – .mp3 – Silkworm cover.
Busses – Overload – Overload – Local.
Dot Dash – Seasick – 7″
Gauchiste – Untitled – Outtake
The Gotobeds – Rollin Benny – Poor People Are Revolting – Forthcoming.

TV Colours – I Soon Found Out My Lonely Life Wasn’t So Pretty – Purple Skies, Toxic River
Shabazz Palaces – Mindglitch Keytar TM Theme / Motion Sickness – Lese Majesty – [N]
Pussycat Trash – Mock Style Examinations – Non-Stop Hip-Action
People – These Words Make Up The Lyrics Of The Song – 3xaWoman – [N]
Superchunk – On The Mouth – “Mower”
The GTVs – Sh’bang! – Sh’bang! – [N]
XBXRX – The End Of Quitting – Sixth In Sixes

Zebras – Hollow Earth – 2014 Demos
The Rutabega – Fade Into You – .mp3 – Mazzy Star cover.
Pere Ubu – Golden Surf II – Carnival Of Souls
Highfield – One Of These Days – .mp3 – Local.
Jonly Bonly – Total Control – Put Together – Forthcoming.
Ty Segall – Music For A Film 1 – LAMC #7 – Split single with Chad & The Meatbodies.
Destruction Unit – Dust – Adult Swim Singles Program 2014

Electrelane – At Sea – No Shouts No Calls
Public Enemy – Bring The Noise – It Takes A Nation Of Millions To Hold Us Back – Thus ends 12 years between karaoke performances.
The Family Ghost – Safety Corridor – No Dreams
Modern Hut – Life – Generic Treasure – As heard live on last week’s show!
Les Ambassadeurs – Homenaje A Los Ambajadores – Haiti Direct – [N] – [C]
Unseen – Pathetic Need – Seven Unlucky Sevens – [C]
The Young – Blow The Scum Away – Chrome Cactus – Forthcoming.



Live performances #230 / #231 – Modern Hut & Noun.

July 23rd, 2014

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Modern Hut live on WPRB

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Noun live on WPRB

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7/23/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

July 23rd, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

OBN IIIs – Worries – Third Time To Harm – [N]
Whistle – (Nothing Serious) Just Buggin’ – S/T
New War – Josef’s Hands – S/T – [N]
Bassekou Kouate & Ngoni Ba – Amy – I Speak Fula – Featuring Zoumana Tereta.
Young Widows – The Last Young Widow – Easy Pain – [N]
The Early Stages – Wizard In The Fog – 7″
Zig-Zags – Magic – S/T – [N]

Total Control – Black Spring – Typical System – [N]
Schoolly-D – Nigger Entertainment (Radio Edit) – 12″
Sleepyhead – That’s Why You Need Us – Wild Sometimes – Bevis Frond cover. – [N]
Arthur Russell – See Through Love – Another Thought – Double LP reissue.
The People’s Temple – Fast Thrills – Musical Garden – [N]
Slumber Party – Sooner Or Later – S/T
The Dead Space – Master Forget – Faker – [N]

Modern Hut – Live On WPRB – 14:17 – http://www.dongiovannirecords.com

Noun – Live On WPRB – 14:52

Burn Permits – Pennies From Heaven – PRF BBQ 2014: The Bandcamp – [C]
LoveyDove – Luka Fisher – Showstopper
Ghetto Ghouls – Things – 45 – [N]
Joesepi – Frail Common Animal – .mp3 – Michael Dahlquist on drums.
Martyr Privates – Bless – S/T
Sleep – The Clarity – Adult Swim Singles Program 2014
The Mummies – (You Must Fight To Live) On The Planet Of The Apes – Death By Unga Bunga!!

Smallgang – Imminent Child – San
Jah Division – Transmission Dub – Dub Will Tear Us Apart – I can only assume you woke up this morning and thought “Oh, if only there was a band doing dub versions of Joy Division songs!!!”
System & Station – Occupied – S/T
Sterling Roswell – Asteroid No. B – 612 – The Call Of The Cosmos – Former Spacemen 3 drummer.
Chrome Cranks – Black To Comm – Diabolical Boogie – MC5 cover. – [R]



Supplemental Reading.

July 16th, 2014

Here are this week’s links/videos/items of interest based on topics discussed during last night’s radio show.

RIP Tommy Ramone. He’s remembered by Jon Wurster here

Download the new full-lengths by Radiator Hospital and Yi for free or immerse yourself in a 28 track PRF BBQ compilation.

Merge has made a 1986 Volcano Suns set available for the first time.

Live on next week’s program, Modern Hut and Noun!




7/16/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

July 16th, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

Silkworm – Scrawl – L’ajre – Michael Dahlquist. John Glick. Doug Meis. Gone nine years. Never forgotten.
The Fresh Force Crew – Rock Me – 12″ – The group that became Kid N’ Play.
Ramones – Blitzkrieg Bop (Single Version) – S/T – RIP Tommy Ramone.
Oumar Konate – Maydeni – Addoh – [N]
Golden Starlet – I Wanna Go Out With You – Seven Unlucky Sevens – [C]
The Replacements – Kiss Me On The Bus – Tim – Produced by Tommy Erdelyi. RIP.
Lower – Daft Persuasion – Seek Warmer Climes – [N]

Radiator Hospital – Leather & Lace – Torch Song
The Alliance – Bustin’ Loose – 12″
Ramones – You Should Never Have Opened That Door – Leave Home – RIP Tommy Ramone.
A Sunny Day In Glasgow – In Love With The Useless (The Timeless Geometry In The Tradition of Passing) – Sea When Absent
The Karl Hendricks Trio – The Dress You Wore In Cleveland – A Gesture Of Kindness – You can help Karl Hendricks here: http://tinyurl.com/karlhendricks
Redd Kross – What They Say – Neurotica – Produced by Tommy Erdelyi. RIP.
Ladyhawk – Sinking Ship – No Can Do

Yi – Your Lucky Day – Crying
Divine Force – Holy War (Live) – 12″
Ramones – I Can’t Give You Anything – Rocket To Russia – RIP Tommy Ramone.
Eluvium – Chime / Rain Gently – Nightmare Ending
Death Of Samantha – Machine Language – Come All You Faithless
A Frames – Surveillance – S/T
Celibate Rifles – Back In The Red (Remix) – Thank You America 12″

White Fence – The Light – For The Recently Found Innocent
MC Miker “G” & Deejay Sven – Play It Loud – 12″
Ramones – She’s The One – Road To Ruin – Produced by Tommy Erdelyi. RIP.
Chung Antique – Bjork Yorke – PRF BBQ 2014: The Bandcamp – [C]
GSDahlquist – Bring Me A Monkey – .mp3 – Written by Stuart Dahlquist for his brother Michael.
Volcano Suns – Engines – Old Pain(t) – Live at City Gardens, 1986.
Speedy Ortiz – Bigger Party (clean) – Adult Swim Singles Program 2014

Noun – Outerspace – Holy Hell – Live on next week’s program along with Modern Hut.
De La Soul – Itzoweezee (A Capella) – 12″
Crooks On Tape – Wandered Again – Fingerprint
Shannon Wright – Method Of Sleeping – Dyed In The Wool
Pedestrian Deposit – Textile – Fatale
Bardo Pond – Kali Yuga Blues – Peace On Venus



7/2/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

July 2nd, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

Minutes – Raise Our Fists Up – Roland – Song of the summer.
Electric Hawk – Loud Pusher – PRF BBQ 2014: The Bandcamp – [C]
Jennifer O’Connor – Where Is Your Heart – Where Is Your Heart
The Moles – Beauty Queen Of Watts – .mp3 – First new music in 20+ years!
The Austerity Program – Song 32 – Beyond Calculation
The Front Bottoms – 12 Feet Deep – Rose – [N]
Monkey 101 – Supersonic – Rusts, Smut and Heart Rot – Finally available!

The Bad Doctors – In Time Of Plague – Burning City – Local. – [N]
Bobby Womack – Communication – Stop On By – RIP.
Eastlink – Overtime – S/T – Members of UV Race & Total Control. – [N]
The Columbines – For The Turnstyles – Flexidisc – Neil Young song.
Clipping. – Taking Off – CLPPNG – [N]
The Pawners’ Society – Phenobarbital – Pull The String – thepawnerssociety.bandcamp.com
The Rats – Come On Now – Killed By Death #24 – You win this round, Belgium. – [C]

Eddy Current Suppression Ring – Tuning Out – Rush To Relax
Watery Love – Skulls In Zen – Decorative Feeding – Local. – [N]
ISIS – Garden Of Light – In The Absence Of Truth
The Soft Pink Truth – Black Metal – Why Do The Heathen Rage? – Venom cover by Drew Daniel of Matmos. – [N]
San Andreas Fault – Voight-Kampff – 45
Electrelane – Long Dark – Rock It To The Moon
Superchunk – The Popular Music – Merge Records Sampler Spring/Summer 2014 – From “Indoor Living” reissue. – [N] – [C]

The Men – Pearly Gates – Tomorrow’s Hits – [N]
Jeff Cosgrove/Matthew Shipp/William Parker – Bridges Of Tomorrow – Alternating Current
Aaron Dilloway – Chain Shot – Chain Shot – Mixed with Casey Kasem’s “Little Dog Named Snuggles” clip and a Biz Markie 12″. RIP.



6/11/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

June 11th, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

White Fence – New Edinburgh – Cyclops Reap
Lassigue Bendthaus – Velocity Life – Matter – [N]
Dan Bao Vietnam – Rider In The Sky (Live) – The Rough Guide To The Music Of Vietnam – [C]
The Spires – Collided & Collected – The Battle Of Bosworth Terrace – 1978-79 New Zealand band. Members would go on to The Puddle and Shoes This High. – [N]
Dan Friel – Ulysses – Total Folklore – Man, this would have made my Best of 2013 if I’d heard it then!
Two Dollar Guitar – Let’s Play Ghost – Let Me Bring You Down – Ex-Sideboob.
Negative FX – Together – Taang! Records: The First 10 Singles – [N] – [C]

Ghetto Ghouls – Plastic Violence – 45 – Forthcoming.
The Chills – Pink Frost – Molten Gold – 2013 re-recording.
Positive No – Pocket Park – Positive No Demos
Bottomless Pit – The Big Game Is Every Night – Farewell Transmission: The Music Of Jason Molina – [C]
Giorgio Moroder – Giorgio’s Theme – Adult Swim Singles Program 2014
Dragoon – Donut – .mp3
Cerebral Ballzy – Fake ID – Jaded & Faded

Fucked Up – Led By Hand – Glass Boys – [N]
TW Walsh – Monterey – .mp3
Swans – Bring The Sun / Toussaint L’Ouverture – To Be Kind – [N]
D. Charles Speer & The Helix – Helical – Of Snow Smoked Moose
Doug Gillard – Overseas – Parade On – [N]
The Haters – Cassas – In The Shade Of Fire
Enon – Utz – Hocus Pocus – Happy birthday, John Schmersal!

Mikal Cronin – Soul In Motion – LAMC #11 – Split single with WAND.
Prinzhorn Dance School – Happy In Bits / Seed Crop Harvest / Promise – Live @ DFA – 2013 recording.
Northern Arms – What You’ve Got On – S/T – Local. – [R]
Peter Escott – O – The Long O – Solo record by half of Native Cats.
Air Miami – World Cup Fever – Me, Me, Me
Pretty & Nice – Busy Bees – Pink & Blue
The Dead Space – Both Eyes – Faker – Forthcoming.

Paint It Black – So Much For Honour Among Thieves – New Lexicon



6/4/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

June 4th, 2014

The Rub – The Death of Pop – Bikini Gospel

The Austerity Program – Song 36 – Beyond Calculation
Neil Young – Needle Of Death – A Letter Home – Bert Jansch song.
Cardinal – Tough Guy Tactics – S/T
La Sera – Losing To The Dark – Hour Of The Dawn
Memorial Electric Co. – Trouble In Mind (Fade To Blue) – Farewell Transmission: The Music Of Jason Molina – [C]
Ringfinger – Elegant Excuse – Demo
Tombs – Edge Of Darkness – Savage Gold

1-800-Band – Diver Blue – Diver Blue – [N]
The Troggs – Love Is All Around – 45 – As heard on this week’s “Orphan Black.”
Cute Heels – Methaphysique The Method – Spiritual – [N]
Oumar Kontae – Ayere Yere – Addoh – Malian.
Mike Rep & The Quotas – Rocket To Nowhere – 7″ – 1977 Moxie single. – [N]
Emeralds – Passing Away – S/T
Last Stand – Scum Guns – Taang! Records: The First 10 Singles – [N] – [C]

Parquet Courts – Sunbathing Animal – Sunbathing Animal
Wugazi – Last Chance For The Clientele Kid (clean) – 13 Chambers
The Badger Theater Answering Machine – Star Trek Generations / Surf Ninjas / Blue Chips – Selected Messages From The Badger Theater Answering Machine
Elma – Flores – Hy Brazil Vol. 5: New Experimental Music From Brazil 2014 – [C]
Superchunk – Silverleaf & Snowy Tears – Clambakes Vol. 7: Shut The F*ck Up! No We Love You – Live At The Corner Hotel 1996
Devon Williams – Gilding The Lily – Gilding The Lily
Death Of Samantha – Savior City – If Memory Serves Us Well

Bob Mould – The War – Beauty & Ruin – [N]
Mici Durnin – Klangerfindungen – Podcast Winter 2013 – Mixed with “ARST ARSW,” where all of the English dialogue from “Star Wars” is broken down into single words and sorted alphabetically.
Dark Matter – The Long Count – S/T – [N]



Live performance #230 – Fake Limbs.

May 28th, 2014

Engineered 5/20/14.

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Green Chartreuse / Hairwrecker (Radio Request Version) / Ice To See You / Can You Spot Me / MC Lyte



5/28/14 : 19:00 – 22:00 pm ET

May 28th, 2014

The Rub – The Death Of Pop – Bikini Gospel

Livefastdie – Guitar Star – Hit Stains – [N]
Public Enemy – Fight The Power (Flavor Flav Meets Spike Lee) – 12″
WV White – Dutch Interior – West Virginia White – [N]
Isotope 217 – Harm-O-Lodge – Who Stole The I Walkman?
Ski Patrol – Driving – Versions Of A Life (Recordings 1979-81) – [N]
Nazareth – Whatever You Want Babe – No Mean City
Stranglehold – She’s Not Leaving – Taang! Records: The First 10 Singles – [N] – [C]

Parquet Courts – Black & White (7″ version) – Sunbathing Animal
Jim and Jennie & The Pinetops – Hammer Down – Farewell Transmission: The Music Of Jason Molina – Magnolia Electric Co. cover. – [C]
200 Years – Erred – Holyoke – Ben Chasny + Elisa Ambrogio project.
Blank Realm – Back To The Flood – Grassed In
Triceracorn – Black Water – Porcelain
Lies About – The Dangers Of Biking – Demonstration Music
Chad & The Meatbodies – Mountain – LAMC #7 – Split single with Ty Segall.

Fake Limbs – 22:13 – Live On WPRB – http://www.fakelimbs.com

Thee Oh Sees – Encrypted Bounce – Drop – [N]
The Dream Syndicate – Drinking Problem – 50 In A 25 Zone
Trek With Quintronic – Be There Later On – Landing Plus – From New Hope, PA! – [N]
Bill Cosby – 200 M.P.H. – 200 M.P.H.
The Insults – Zombie Lover – 45 – 1979 single. – [N]
Public Image Limited – Angry – The Body
Ex-Cult – Ties You Up – Midnight Passenger – [N]

Zebras – Baalbek – 2014 Demos
Quilty – In The Guts – Brooklyn Heat 2010
Alvarius B – Monster Tear, Again – If You Don’t Like It…DON’T – Split record with Sir Richard Bishop.
Bardo Pond – Here Come The Warm Jets – Looking For Another Place – Brian Eno cover.
The So So Glos – Diss Town (Radio Edit) – Blowout
Gold-Bears – Chest – Dalliance – Forthcoming.

WAND – Screaming Eye – LAMC #11 – Split single with Mikal Cronin.