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A weekly hour of alternative, shoe gaze and eclectic music.

A weekly hour of alternative, shoe gaze and eclectic music.
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United States

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A weekly hour of alternative, shoe gaze and eclectic music.

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@SongsEdge

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English


Episodes

Episode 62: Piroshka, Xmal Deutschland, A City Tribute

11/17/2018
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This week's episode brings you new music from Piroshka, plus Xmal Deutschland, Desertshore, Stephanie Dosen, and more! Additionally - we bring you a special 3-song tribute to our planet's greatest city (in our view)...Which is it? Listen to find out! THANK YOU for listening, and don't forget to SUBSCRIBE!!!! Twitter: @SongsEdge Facebook: @SongsfromtheEdge

Duration:01:00:00

Episode 61: Post-Election Chill

11/10/2018
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This week marks the end of the US Midterm Election cycle...And sadly, almost immediately, the beginning 2020 Presidential cycle! We in the US like our electoral action year round, we suppose. An exhausting proposition, but there it is. So in the brief window between political sideshows, we've gone to work to produce an hour of "chill" electronica to reset the heart and soul with downbeats and late night club smoke (without the smoke, you'll have to picture it). Our "post-election chill"...

Duration:01:00:24

Episode 60

11/3/2018
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This week's episode includes new tracks from The Innocence Mission, Field Division, Annabel Lee and Crooked Ghost - plus music from CHVRCHES, The Veldt, The Breeders and more! Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE, and leave a star rating and comment! Facebook: @Songsfromtheedge Twitter: @SongsEdge

Duration:00:59:57

Episode 59: 2018 Halloween Spook-tacular!

10/27/2018
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Greetings ghouls, goblins, ghosts and goths! It's that time of year again, to break out the jack-o-lanterns and gorge on tricks and treats from the best of alternative music's spooky jams. This week's episode includes blood-soaked beats from David Bowie, Throwing Muses, Efterklang, His Name is Alive, Siouxsie and the Banshees and more! Plus - Christopher Walken in his best creepy cameo. Thanks for listening, don't forget to SUBSCRIBE, leave a star rating and comment! You can also send...

Duration:01:00:09

Episode 58

10/13/2018
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Another week, another podcast! This week we feature NEW music from St Vincent, Amanda Palmer & Jason Webley, Gentle Tember, and the Western Den. Plus, classics from the Cure, Cocteau Twins, Wendy and Lisa, Ben Watt, and more! Find us on: Twitter: @SongsEdge Facebook: @SongsfromtheEdge And don't forget to SUBSCRIBE, leave a comment and rating!

Duration:01:00:43

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 57

10/5/2018
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Fall is here - and that means apple cider, and "pumpkin spiced-podcasts!" Actually, none of that here - but this week's episode brings you songs that include the word "Fall" in the title. Some refer to the season, while others refer to what happens when balancing on a highwire goes horribly wrong. This week's show will include tracks from Flowers, Throwing Muses, His Name is Alive, Badly Drawn Boy, Slowdive, the Shins and more! ***Don't Forget to Subsribe, and leave a rating or...

Duration:01:01:03

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 56

9/22/2018
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This week many of our singers don't sing - they talk instead. We explore the nexus of spoken word with music, and spoken word poems converted into songs. Artists include Sky Cries Mary, The Orb, The Creatures, Florence Welch, Morrissey. And Princess Leia. Because it's time to bring the Force to the podcast. Thank you for listening! Don't forget to subscribe and leave a rating and comment!

Duration:01:00:31

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 55

9/15/2018
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This week's episode includes the latest musical goodness from Hozier, Big Red Machine, Echo and the Bunnyman and Japanese Breakfast. Additionally we bring you songs from Siouxsie and the Banshees, Camera Obscura, Lost Horizons, Kristin Hersh and more! Don't forget to subscribe, leave a star comment and a rating! And follow us on Social Media: @SongsEdge on Twitter, @SongsfromtheEdge on Facebook.

Duration:01:01:09

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 54

9/8/2018
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This week's podcast brings you a melange of LIVE tracks from artists such as Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Sundays, The Pixies, Depeche Mode, Sinead O'Connor, the Smiths and more! So grab you favorite concert T-shirt and a lighter to raise up at the right moments, and enjoy! And while listening, don't forget to: * SUBSCRIBE so you never miss an episode **Leave a star rating and comment, so others can find us ***Follow us on Twitter (@SongsEdge) ****Like us on Facebook...

Duration:01:01:12

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 53

8/31/2018
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....AAAND we're back! We hoped you enjoyed our bonus episode while we were away, but as summer ends on this part of the planet, we're bringing the weekly podcast back and are happy to have listeners from around the world join us! This week's show celebrate the birthday of Liz Fraser of the Cocteau Twins, as well as tracks from Leonard Cohen, My Morning Jacket, U2, B-52s, It Hugs Back, the Smiths and more! Don't forget to SUBSCRIBE so you don't miss an episode, and we hope you'll leave a...

Duration:01:00:21

Songs from the Edge of the World, Bonus 1

8/22/2018
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Hello, podcast listeners! We celebrate our one-year anniversary with a special, podcast-only extended episode! This episode won't be broadcast on radio, so feast your ears on 2 HOURS of foot-tapping alternative music fit for a nightclub. This podcast-only episode is like a good nightclub - 18 plus! Some of the songs have lyrics that might offend sensitive kid-ears. You've been warned. This episode brings the best remixes from Bjork, Depeche Mode, St Vincent and Everything but the Girl -...

Duration:01:56:34

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 52

8/11/2018
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This week marks our 1-year anniversary! To celebrate, we bring you an hour of new (within the last year) tunes from artists such as CHVRCHES, SOHN, Goldfrapp, John Grant, Belly, Lost Horizons and more. Thanks to all of our listeners - whether you're tuning in for the first time, or have been with us from the beginning. We appreciate the support! Don't forget to subscribe, leave a star rating, follow and like! Twitter: @SongsEdge Facebook: @Songsfromtheedge

Duration:01:00:24

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 51

8/4/2018
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This week we wrap up a trilogy with our third Covers episode! Will feature tracks by Elton John, Jimi Hendricks, Aretha Franklin, Tom Waits, Simon and Garfunkle and Judy Collins...Performed by people who are NOT them! Thanks for listening, and don't forget to subscribe so you never miss an episode of our alternative music show. And like us on Facebook, and follow on Twitter @SongsEdge!

Duration:01:01:31

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 50

7/28/2018
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Greetings everyone! Our 50th episode includes a bevy of new tracks from Young the Giant, Zoe Keating, Hilang Child and Japanese Breakfast. We also bring you songs from Siouxsie Sioux, Fleet Foxes, Bon Iver, Air Miami and more. ** Like us on Facebook: @SongsfromtheEdge ** Follow us on Twitter: @SongsEdge And don't forget to SUBSCRIBE, leave a star rating and comment, and send us a note to say hi, recommend songs and bands and let us know you're out there!

Duration:00:59:26

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 49

7/21/2018
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Thank you for checking out our weekly podcast of alternative music! This week we feature a brand new song form Australia's Amy Shark, as well as Blonde Readhead, Jeff Buckley, the Pixies, Ulrich Schnauss, Bat for Lashes and more! If you like what you hear, please SUBSCRIBE and leave a rating and comment! We also welcome song requests and band recommendations on our Facebook page @SongsfromtheEdge, or on Twitter @SongsEdge.

Duration:01:00:09

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 48

7/14/2018
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This week's podcast includes music from Sisters of Mercy, Amanda Palmer, The Primitives, Stars, Alessi's Ark, Pizzicato 5 and more! **Please Subscribe, leave a rating and a comment!** ***Like us on Facebook: @SongsfromtheEdge*** ****Twitter: @SongsEdge****

Duration:01:00:17

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 47

7/7/2018
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This week we feature new releases from Field Division, the innocence mission and Florence and the Machine. Plus classics by the Cure, Ocean Blue, Frou Frou, Lisa Gerrard and Pieter Bourke, and more. Thank you to listeners all over the world for taking the time download, stream and listen! don't forget to subscribe, and leave a rating or comment. Twitter: @Songsedge Facebook: @Songsfromtheedge

Duration:00:59:37

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 46

6/30/2018
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This week we celebrate summer, and the 4th of July holiday that brings parades, cook-outs, fireworks and mosquitoes out across the US! Artists include Siouxsie and the Banshees, Aimee Mann, His Name is Alive, Morrissey, 10,000 Maniacs and more! Whereever you get your podcast from - thanks for tuning in! Don't forget to subscribe, and leave a rating and a comment. You can follow us on Twitter @SongsEdge and like us on Facebook @SongsfromtheEdge.

Duration:01:00:44

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 45

6/23/2018
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This week's episode brings some things old, some things new, and some things in between! New tracks include songs from Spiritualized and Nine Inch Nails Old tracks include classics from Siouxsie and the Banshees, New Order, Throwing Muses and more. An in between - we celebrate the World Cup with its once and future theme song. No matter which team you're cheering for, make sure you take a break form the action and listen in! As always, thanks to YOU for checking us out, subscribing and...

Duration:01:00:38

Songs from the Edge of the World, Episode 44

6/16/2018
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This week we bring you our first ever FATHER'S day show! Grab your copy of "Iron John" and the nearest drum and remember your complex relationship with your father with songs from Bjork, This Mortal Coil, Peter Gabriel, Belle & Sebastian, Futures Islands and more! Thanks for listening - either for the first time, or the 44th! Please subscribe, leave a comment and a rating, and share ideas for future shows, songs and artists you'd like to hear with us via our Facebook Page, @SongsfromtheEdge...

Duration:01:02:03