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2007/09/30

The new Radiohead cd is going to be available sooner than expected. The band, currently without a record label, has decided to sell the cd through their official website. Click here to find out how to pre-order the band's new material. You can order the "discbox" or the "download" from the band's website. The download will be available starting October 10th, and the discbox will be shipped in December. The best part? The discbox, which contains 2 discs and 2 records, will sell for 40 pounds (about 85 dollars U.S.) and the download will cost whatever you feel like paying. No, I'm not kidding, it's a name your own price thing. Click here if you don't believe me.
8am hour

Queen/Bowie "Under Pressure"
New Order "Bizarre Love Triangle"
De La Soul "Eye Know"
Peter Gabriel "Red Rain"
Joe Jackson "Steppin' Out"
REM "Orange Crush"
A-Ha "Take On Me"
Mighty Mighty Bosstones "Someday I Suppose"
Cure "Love Song"
Killing Joke "Love Like Blood"

9am hour

Blondie "Heart Of Glass"
Love & Rockets "All In My Mind"
INXS "Don't Change"
Depeche Mode "Strange Love"
OMD "Dreaming"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Dear Prudence"
Freedy Johnston "Bad Reputation"
U2 "God Part II"
English Beat "Best Friend"
Nirvana "Aneurysm"
Radiohead "Karma Police"
Smiths "Ask"
Violent Femmes "Kiss Off"

10am hour

Yaz "Situation"
Living Colour "Cult Of Personality"
Church "Reptile"
Elvis Costello "Watching The Detectives"
Cars "Just What I Needed"
Elastica "Connection"
Smithereens "Blood & Roses"
Iggy Pop/Kate Pierson "Candy"
Portishead "Sour Times"
Madness "It Must Be Love"
OMD "So In Love"

11am hour

Cure "In Between Days"
REM "Finest Work Song"
New Order "Run"
Roxy Music "Love Is The Drug"
Pearl Jam "State Of Love & Trust"
James "Born Of Frustration"
Clash "Train In Vain"
Frankie Goes To Hollywood "Relax"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Cities In Dust"
Catherine Wheel "I Want To Touch You"
INXS "Mystify"
Nick Lowe "Cruel To Be Kind"
Sundays "Here's Where The Story Ends"

2007/09/25

The Killers will release a b-sides/rarities cd in November. Sawdust will drop on November 13th. The first single is called, "Tranquilize."

The band is also expected to release another Christmas single later this year.
Raine Maida from Our Lady Peace will release his debut solo cd, the Hunter's Lullabye, on November 13th. Check out Raine's myspace page to hear the first single, "Yellow Brick Road."

FYI: Raine previously released a digital-only ep last year titled, Love Hope Hero. If you haven't checked it out, visit iTunes.
Maynard James Keenan's new project, Puscifer, will release its long awaited debut cd next month. V Is For Vagina, drops on October 30th. The first single, "Cuntry Boner" is now available as a pre-order through the band's official website. Click here to check out a trailer for the band's forthcoming cd, and to find out more about the band.

2007/09/23

8am

U2 "Where The Streets Have No Name"
Crowded House "Don't Dream It's Over"
Smithereens "A Girl Like You"
New Order "Round & Round"
INXS "What You Need"
B52's "Strobe Light"
David Bowie "Modern Love"
Screaming Trees "Nearly Lost You"
World Party "Way Down Now"
XTC "Earn Enough For Us"
Joboxers "Just Got Lucky"

9am
Cure "Close To Me"
OMD "If You Leave"
REM "Can't Get There From Here"
Pixies "Here Comes Your Man"
Electronic "Getting Away With It"
Smiths "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before"
Police "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic"
999 "Homicide"
Sex Pistols "Pretty Vacant"
Psychedelic Furs "The Ghost In You"
Beck "Jack-Ass"
Duran Duran "Come Undone"

10 am hour

U2 "The Electric Co."
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Peek A Boo"
Ramones "Teenage Lobotomy"
My Bloody Valentine "Only Shallow"
Talk Talk "It's My Life"
Joy Division "Love Will Tear Us Apart"
Depeche Mode "People Are People"
Alarm "Rain In The Summertime"
Radiohead "Just"
XTC "No Thugs In Our House"
Elvis Costello "What's So Funny 'Bout Peace Love & Understanding"
Catherine Wheel "Black Metallic"

11am hour

X "The New World"
Clash "Clampdown"
INXS "Never Tear Us Apart"
World Party "Put The Message In The Box"
Talking Heads "Psycho Killer"
Ramones "I Wanna Be Sedated"
Helmet "Unsung"
REM "Superman"
Front 242 "Headhunter"
Cure "Love Cats"
Cult "She Sells Sanctuary"
Verve "Sonnet"

2007/09/16

8am hour

Red Hot Chili Peppers "Taste The Pain"
Peter Gabriel "Solsbury Hill"
Blondie "One Way Or Another"
Fixx "Red Skies"
Clash "Magnificent Seven"
U2 "Desire"
Depeche Mode "Love In Itself"
Nirvana "On A Plain"
Talking Heads "This Must Be The Place"
Porno For Pyros "Pets"
Police "Synchronicity II"

9am hour

Ramones "I Just Want To Have Something To Do"
Go Go's "Vacation"
INXS "Original Sin"
Split Enz "I Got You"
Echo & the Bunnymen "Bring On The Dancing Horses"
World Party "Ship Of Fools"
Cure "Friday I'm In Love"
Majesty Crush "Number One Fan"
Tears For Fears "Mad World"
Hole "Miss World"
Social Distortion "Ring Of Fire"
Clash "I Fought The Law"
Mighty Lemon Drops "Inside Out"
REM "Pretty Persuasion"

10am hour

Yaz "Don't Go"
Police "Don't Stand So Close To Me"
Depeche Mode "Never Let Me Down Again"
Radiohead "My Iron Lung"
Ramones "I Don't Want You"
Chris Cornell "Can't Change Me"
Sinead O'Connor "Jerusalem"
Simple Minds "Don't You Forget About Me"
Joe Jackson "Look Sharp!"
Madness "Our House"
Afghan Whigs "Debonair"
Smiths "Big Mouth Strikes Again"
Housemartins "Happy Hour"
Stooges "I Wanna Be Your Dog"

11am hour

Echo & the Bunnymen "Lips Like Sugar"
Pixies "Gigantic"
Inspiral Carpets "Two Worlds Collide"
New Order "Loveless"
Smithereens "Only A Memory"
Cult "Sweet Soul Sister"
Buzzcocks "Ever Fallen In Love?"
Sonic Youth "Teenage Riot"
Chapterhouse "Pearl"
The The "Uncertain Smile"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Kiss Them For Me"

2007/09/15

Eddie Vedder has put together a video for his cover of the old Indio song, "Hard Sun." Click here to check it out.

"Hard Sun" will appear on the soundtrack to Into the Wild, which also doubles as Vedder's debut solo cd. The disc drops Tuesday, and the film opens Friday.

H.I.M.'s new cd, Venus Doom, will be released on Tuesday. The cd is currently streaming in its entirety on AOL.

Click here to check out H.I.M.'s video for "Kiss of Dawn."

2007/09/11

Thursday with Circle Takes The Square will be at the Magic Stick on November 6th.

Avenged Sevenfold will rock the Fillmore on November 9th.

Ozzy & Rob Zombie will appear at Joe Louis Arena on December 18th.

Keep it on 89x for official ticket information.

2007/09/09

Here's a news item about Joy Division that Yahoo published yesterday. I checked the rhino website for the vinyl release that is supposed to be out on Tuesday, but it appears it is not available yet. Stay tuned...

Thanks to Rob for the heads up!
8am hour

Social Distortion "Let It Be Me"
Fixx "Saved By Zero"
U2 "The Sweetest Thing"
Talking Heads "Take Me To The River"
Style Council "My Ever Changing Moods"
Madness "Our House"
Church "Reptile"
Violent Femmes "Kiss Off"
Heaven 17 "Let Me Go"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Cities In Dust"
Temple Of The Dog "Times Of Trouble"
X "The Hungry Wolf"

9am hour

Sugarcubes "Coldsweat"
REM "Finest Worksong"
Go Go's "Our Lips Are Sealed"
Police "Synchronicity I"
Iggy & the Stooges "Search & Destroy"
INXS "Need You Tonight"
Waterboys "A Girl Called Johnny"
Stereo Mcs "Lost In Music"
Smiths "The Queen Is Dead"
Clash "Radio Clash"
Cure "In Between Days"
Radiohead "Fake Plastic Trees"
New Order "Your Silent Face"

10am hour

Adam Ant "Goody Two Shoes"
Cult "Edie"
Pretenders "Mystery Achievement"
Talking Heads "Cities"
Lush "Deluxe"
Verve "The Drugs Don't Work"
Duran Duran "Come Undone"
Depeche Mode "Just Can't Get Enough"
Ramones "We Want The Airwaves"
Bow Wow Wow "I Want Candy"
Joy Division "Transmission"
Velvet Underground "Sweet Jane"
Soundgarden "Outshined"

11am hour

Church "Under The Milky Way"
Hum "Stars"
Ride "Vapour Trail"
Cure "Lullaby"
Clash "Lost In The Supermarket"
Replacements "Kiss Me On The Bus"
Stone Roses "I Wanna Be Adored"
Nine Inch Nails "Sin"
Buzzcocks "Orgasm Addict"
U2 "Angel Of Harlem"
James "Sit Down"
Smashing Pumpkins "Mayonaise"
Morrissey "Suedehead"

2007/09/06

Looks like you'll be waiting a bit longer for the follow up to We Don't Need To Whisper. The release of the new cd from Angels & Airwaves,
I-Empire, has been pushed back to November 6th.
Tickets for the October 19th Morrissey show at the Royal Oak Music Theater will go on sale tomorrow at 5pm. Grab tickets starting tomorrow at tickets.com.

2007/09/05

Gerard Way reportedly married his girlfriend after a show in Denver, Colorado this past Monday night. This wouldn't be the first time a member of My Chemical Romance married on the road--Mikey Way recently married his girlfriend--backstage--after a MCR show in Las Vegas.
MXPX are starring on their very own limited edition set of Jones Soda bottles. There are 4 different versions of these special bottles--one for each band member, plus one group shot. Only 120 bottles of each version will be available, and they are not for sale! You can enter to win the classy and glassy bottles here.
Blue October will release Foiled For The Last Time on September 25th. This double disc set is the "premium" edition of their 2006 cd Foiled. The expanded version will contain all the songs from Foiled, along with a second disc chock full of live material and remixes.

Don't miss Blue October at the Royal Oak Music Theater on October 6th.

2007/09/04

Watch the 'stashed Corgan answer seven questions.
Fall Out Boy, Plain White T's, Gym Class Heroes, & Cute Is What We Aim For will be at the Palace on November 20th. Tickets for this 89x show will go on sale this Saturday morning at 10 at all ticketmaster outlets.

2007/09/02

Come on out tonight for the official 89x Time Warp party at Luna! DJ Tom and I will be spinning 80's & 90's alternative all night! If you dig Time Warp, you'll have an extraordinary time tonight! The folks at Luna are offering dollar drinks from 9-11pm, so get there early! 21 and over are welcome. Luna is on Main Street north of 12 mile in Royal Oak.

The 89x royalty have promised me they'll be there, including the mysterious Vince Cannova, the always intriguing Lisa Way, and our hyperspasmotic Cal Cagno. Perhaps other 89x-lings will be there too...so come mingle with us. We smell good.
8am hour

Cult "Fire Woman"
Sinead O'Connor "Mandinka"
REM "Radio Free Europe"
Pet Shop Boys "West End Girls"
Church "The Unguarded Moment"
Mazzy Star "Fade Into You"
Replacements "I Will Dare"
Lou Reed "Walk On the Wild Side"
Depeche Mode "Enjoy the Silence"
Psychedelic Furs "the Ghost In You"
Cure "Hot Hot Hot"
De La Soul "Eye Know"

9am

Talking Heads "Burning Down the House"
Smiths "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before"
XTC "No Thugs In Our House"
Clash "Clampdown"
Cocteau Twins "Lorelei"
Tones On Tail "Go"
Police "Roxanne"
X "The New World"
Tears For Fears "Everybody Wants To Rule the World"
Majesty Crush "Number One Fan"
La's "There She Goes"
Violent Femmes "Add It Up"
Pixies "Debaser"
Joy Divison "Warsaw"

10am hour

Pretenders "Message Of Love"
David Bowie "Suffragette City"
INXS "Devil Inside"
Garbage "I Think I'm Paranoid"
Jam "The Bitterest Pill"
Cure "The Love Cats"
Peter Gabriel "In Your Eyes"
REM "So. Central Rain"
Stooges "No Fun"
New Order "Thieves Like Us"
Blur "There's No Other Way"
Nena "99 Luftbalons"

11am hour

Depeche Mode "Personal Jesus"
Nirvana "Verse Chorus Verse"
Smiths "What Difference Does It Make"
Buggles "Video Killed the Radio Star"
Replacements "Hold My Life"
Talking Heads "And She Was"
Lemonheads "It's A Shame About Ray"
U2 "All I Want Is You"
Jesus & Mary Chain "Just Like Honey"
English Beat "I Confess"
Tears For Fears "Pale Shelter"
Chapterhouse "Pearl"