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8am hour

Midnight Oil "Beds Are Burning"
INXS "Devil Inside"
Smithereens "Only A Memory"
Veruca Salt "Volcano Girls"
REM "The One I Love"
U2 "Where the Streets Have No Name"
Police "Invisible Sun"
Replacements "I'll Be You"
Velvet Underground "Sweet Jane"
Cure "The Lovecats"
US3 "Cantaloop"
Erasure "A Little Respect"
World Party "Way Down Now"

9am hour

Alarm "Rain In the Summertime"
David Bowie "Ashes To Ashes"
Talk Talk "It's My Life"
Elvis Costello "Pump It Up"
Wallflowers "One Headlight"
Cocteau Twins "Carolyn's Finger"
Depeche Mode "Behind the Wheel/Route 66"
Simple Minds "Alive & Kicking"
Stooges "Search & Destroy"
Flaming Lips "She Don't Use Jelly"
Talking Heads "Once In A Lifetime"
Clash "Rock the Casbah"
Sonic Youth "Kool Thing"
Jesus & Mary Chain "Far Gone & Out"

10am hour

Smithereens "Blood & Roses"
Cars "Just What I Needed"
Jesus Jones "Right Here Right Now"
Blondie "Call Me"
REM "Superman"
Mother Love Bone "Chloe Dancer/Crown Of Thorns"
Iggy Pop "Lust For Life"
New Order "Your Silent Face"
Psychedelic Furs "Pretty In Pink"
Duran Duran "Ordinary World"
Cure "Let's Go To Bed"
Ned's Atomic Dustbin "Gray Cell Green"
Radiohead "Planet Telex"

11am hour

Siouxsie & the Banshees "Cities In Dust"
U2 "Ultraviolet (Light My Way)"
Big Audio Dynamite II "Rush"
Whale "Hobo Humpin' Slobo Babe"
Sex Pistols "Anarchy In the U.K."
Clash "the Magnificent Seven"
XTC "Senses Working Overtime"
Sparks "All You Ever Think About Is Sex"
Pixies "Monkey Gone To Heaven"
Sonic Youth "Teenage Riot"
Elastica "Connection"
Nirvana "Breed"


Zack De La Rocha from Rage Against the Machine fame has teamed up with Jon Theodore from the Mars Volta. The new project is called One Day As a Lion. The band will release their debut ep this Tuesday, but if you check out their myspace page you can check out a new song, "Wild International" right now.
The Verve will release their new cd, Forth, on August 26th. The band is offering a variety of packages, as well as some exclusive extras if you pre-order the cd from the band's website. The following info was sent out to the Verve mailing list:

The track listing for Forth:
01. Sit And Wonder

02. Love Is Noise
03. Rather Be
04. Judas
05. Numbness
06. I See Houses
07. Noise Epic
08. Valium Skies
09. Columbo
10. Appalachian Springs

Three different versions of the album will be available to pre-order from The Verve's official online store today.

• Deluxe Boxset

A deluxe boxset will be available solely from The Verve's official online store. This version will consist of a double heavyweight gatefold LP vinyl (containing two bonus tracks not on the CD version of the album), limited edition CD & DVD edition of the album (see below for more information on this item), and an exclusive memorabilia tour book.

If you order the deluxe edition you will instantly receive a free download of 'Love Is Noise' recorded live at Glastonbury, and will also receive the full album as a download on August 18th, one week ahead of the general release date.

• CD & DVD Package

A special CD and DVD package is also available, featuring an exclusive band documentary and live footage from The Verve's headlining appearance at Coachella in May 2008, packaged in a case bound tour book. Tracks featured on the DVD will be:

01. Sonnet (Live At Coachella)
02. Life's An Ocean (Live At Coachella)
03. The Rolling People (Live At Coachella)
04. Lucky Man (Live At Coachella)
05. Love Is Noise (Live At Coachella)+ 20 minute "Space And Time" documentary

As with the Deluxe Edition, if you order this version of the album from the Verves official online store you will instantly receive a free download of 'Love Is Noise' recorded live at Glastonbury.

• Original CD Album

You can also buy the standard CD album. If you order this version from the Verves official store you will also receive a free download of 'Love Is Noise' recorded live at Glastonbury.

**** All versions of the album ordered before August 18th , including the deluxe box set, will be delivered on release date. Orders received after this date will be delivered as quickly as possible. ****
According to a new study, the louder the music in venues, the faster you drink. The French study was recently published in Alcoholism: Clinical & Experimental Research.
More reissues from the Replacements are coming! The band's catalog from the Twin/Tone years was reissued by Rhino back in April. In September, Rhino will reissue all the Replacements material from Sire. Tim, Pleased To Meet Me, Don't Tell A Soul, and All Shook Down will drop September 23rd. Check out the tracklisting for the reissues here.

In other Replacements news, Paul Westerberg is going to offer 49 minutes worth of music for 49 cents! The 49 cent downloads start tomorrow. Check out his website for more info on that.

New Order "Blue Monday"
U2 "All I Want Is You"
INXS "Original Sin"
Tones On Tail "Go"
XTC "Dear God"
Bow Wow Wow "I Want Candy"
Depeche Mode "A Question Of Lust"
Midnight Oil "Forgotten Years"
David Bowie "Modern Love"
Go Go's "Our Lips Are Sealed"
Police "Every Little Thing She Does Is Magic"
Luna "California (All The Way)"

Pretenders "Back On the Chain Gang"
Ramones "We Want the Airwaves"
Cult "She Sells Sanctuary"
Lenny Kravitz "Let Love Rule"
MC 900 Ft Jesus "The City Sleeps"
Veruca Salt "Seether"
Depeche Mode "Just Can't Get Enough"
Ride "Vapour Trail"
Smithereens "Girl Like You"
Crowded House "Something So Strong"
REM "Radio Free Europe"
Fiona Apple "Criminal"
Catherine Wheel "Crank"

10am hour

INXS "Need You Tonight"
Soft Cell "Tainted Love"
Cure "Just Like Heaven"
Nine Inch Nails "Sin"
Black Flag "Tv Party"
Lemonheads "Mrs. Robinson"
Talking Heads "Burning Down the House"
Elvis Costello "Everyday I Write the Book"
David Bowie "China Girl"
Echo & the Bunnymen "Lips Like Sugar"
Peter Murphy "Cuts You Up"
Pulp "Common People"

11am hour

Roxy Music "Love Is the Drug"
Pearl Jam "Once"
La's "There She Goes"
Jam "Town Called Malice"
Peter Gabriel "Games Without Frontiers"
Yaz "Situation"
Supergrass "Caught By the Fuzz"
Breeders "Cannonball"
U2 "The Sweetest Thing"
Chemical Brothers "Let Forever Be"
Stone Roses "I Wanna Be Adored"
INXS "Don't Change"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Dear Prudence"
Three new U2 reissues will drop this Tuesday. Boy, October, and War have all been given the reissue/repackage/remaster treatment. Each release will be available as an extended 2-cd package--the original material will be on disc 1, and the second disc will contain previous unreleased, live, bonus, and rare material. Amazon.com is offering a special U2 boxset containing all 6 discs as well as a super-special poster.

More U2 reissues are coming in September: Under A Blood Red Sky and Live At Red Rocks are expected to drop September 23rd.

In more U2 news, click here to check out what U2 producer Steve Lillywhite had to say about some of the early U2 recordings and recording sessions.



REM "Drive"
Generation X "Dancing With Myself"
Peter Gabriel "Shock the Monkey"
XTC "Making Plans For Nigel"
Porno For Pyros "Pets"
Blondie "One Way Or Another"
Tears For Fears "Pale Shelter"
Chapterhouse "Pearl"
Screaming Trees "Nearly Lost You"
Clash "Train In Vain"
New Order "Loveless"
Split Enz "I Got You"
English Beat "Tears Of A Clown"
Smiths "Frankly Mr. Shankly"

9am hour

Cure "Close To Me"
David Bowie "Heroes"
Cult "Fire Woman"
Social Distortion "Let It Be Me"
Ben Folds Five "Brick"
Iggy Pop/Kate Pierson "Candy"
U2 "Sunday Bloody Sunday"
Dukes Of Stratosphear "Vanishing Girl"
REM "Orange Crush"
OMD "Enola Gay"
Stone Roses "Fool's Gold"
Psychedelic Furs "Heaven"
Talking Heads "And She Was"
Love & Rockets "Mirror People"

10 am hour

Clash "Radio Clash"
Joy Division "Love Will Tear Us Apart"
English Beat "Best Friend"
Sneaker Pimps "6 Underground"
Tears For Fears "Mad World"
Police "Don't Stand So Close To Me"
New Order "Thieves Like Us"
Buffalo Tom "Taillights Fade"
Simple Minds "Up On the Catwalk"
Church "Under the Milky Way"
Stooges "No Fun"
Fugazi "Waiting Room"

11am hour

Cure "Boys Don't Cry"
Garbage "Queer"
Ramones "Blitzkrieg Bop"
Yaz "Don't Go"
Depeche Mode "Everything Counts"
Cocteau Twins "Lorelei"
Clash "London Calling"
Violent Femmes "Gone Daddy Gone"
Morrissey "Every Day Is Like Sunday"
Inspiral Carpets "Commercial Rain"
XTC "No Thugs In Our House"
REM "Stand"
U2 "God Part II"
Afghan Whigs "Gentlemen"


8am hour

XTC "Generals & Majors"
Cars "My Best Friend's Girl"
Modern English "Melt With You"
Peter Gabriel "Solsbury Hill"
Julian Cope "World Shut Your Mouth"
Pixies "Gigantic"
Lemonheads "It's A Shame About Ray"
U2 "Pride"
Frankie Goes To Hollywood "Relax"
Lou Reed "Walk On the Wild Side"
Clash "Clampdown"
REM "Pop Song 89"
Tin Tin "Kiss Me"

9am hour

Depeche Mode "Strange Love"
Generation X "Kiss Me Deadly"
Cure "Pictures Of You"
New Order "Bizarre Love Triangle"
B-52's "Legal Tender"
INXS "The One Thing"
Devo "Whip It"
Catherine Wheel "Black Metallic"
Berlin "The Metro"
Blondie "Heart Of Glass"
Pavement "Cut Your Hair"
Stone Roses "Elephant Stone"

10am hour

English Beat "Save It For Later"
Stereo Mc's "Lost In Music"
Book Of Love "Boy"
Peter Gabriel "In Your Eyes"
Smiths "Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before"
Sugarcubes "Hit"
U2 "Desire"
Replacements "Kiss Me On the Bus"
Siouxsie & the Banshees "Kiss Them For Me"
Cult "She Sells Sanctuary"
K's Choice "Not An Addict"
Elvis Costello "Watching the Detectives"
New Order "1963"

Church "Reptile"
Radiohead "Fake Plastic Trees"
Psychedelic Furs "Love My Way"
Madness "Our House"
Pixies "Here Comes Your Man"
Pretenders "My City Was Gone"
Midnight Oil "Blue Sky Mine"
Material Issue "Valerie Loves Me"
Cure "Love Song"
Elastica "Connection"
Replacements "Hold My Life"
Nine Inch Nails "Ringfinger"