51: Sunday Brunch

This two-hour episode features our usual “greatest hits” & “biggest misses” curation of underground rock, circa the late ’70s through the early ’90s. We’ll hear from The Jam (pictured), The Cure, The Triffids, Mojo Nixon, The Birthday Party, The Smiths, The Pooh Sticks, Guided By Voices, Bauhaus, James, Bad Religion, Joy Division, The Coctails, Madness, The Godfathers, Captain Sensible, Half Japanese, and a couple dozen more bands.

Playlist

  1. The Smiths — Barbarism Begins At Home
  2. The Soft Boys — Underwater Moonlight
  3. Bauhaus — Ziggy Stardust
  4. The Birthday Party — Nick The Stripper
  5. The Pogues — Boat Train
  6. Mekons — Poxy Lips
  7. Mojo Nixon & Skid Roper — We Gotta Have More Soul!
  8. The Gories — I Think I’ve Had It
  9. Meat Puppets — Good Golly Miss Molly
  10. Didjits — Lucille
  11. Bad Religion — What Can You Do?
  12. The Dead Milkmen — I Walk The Thinnest Line
  13. Camper Van Beethoven — Cowboys From Hollywood
  14. Half Japanese — Daytona Beach
  15. Liz Phair — Cinco De Mayo
  16. Guided By Voices — My Valuable Hunting Knife
  17. Madness — Bed & Breakfast
  18. The Stranglers — Nice ‘N’ Sleazy
  19. The Jam — The Place I Love
  20. The Undertones — Family Entertainment
  21. The Weirdos — We Got The Neutron Bomb
  22. The Pooh Sticks — Let The Good Times Roll
  23. Small Factory — Friends
  24. The Spinanes — Sunday
  25. Yo La Tengo — From A Motel 6
  26. The Godfathers — The Strangest Boy
  27. The Loft — Time
  28. Nikki Sudden And Dave Kusworth: Jacobites — Cavaliers
  29. The Triffids — Wide Open Road
  30. The La’s — Timeless Melody
  31. James — Charlie Dance
  32. The Clean — Beatnik
  33. The Coctails — 2000
  34. Unrest — Hi-Tec Theme
  35. Joy Division — Digital
  36. Captain Sensible — Martha The Mouth
  37. Visage — Fade To Grey
  38. Momus — The Angels Are Voyeurs
  39. The Cure — Push
  40. XTC — Life Begins At The Hop
  41. R.E.M. — Catapult