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Keeping the spirit of classic and new alt rock alive on FM and syndication.

Keeping the spirit of classic and new alt rock alive on FM and syndication.
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Marshfield, MA

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Keeping the spirit of classic and new alt rock alive on FM and syndication.

Language:

English


Episodes

The Alternative: 10.12.18

10/19/2018
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On this episode of Friday Flashback 10 @ 10, we travel back to October 12, 1981 to hear the top 10 songs on the British Charts. Wow!

Duration:01:00:04

The Alternative: 09.28.18

9/29/2018
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On this episode of Friday Flashback 10 at 10, we transport back to September 28, 1985 to hear what was moving up/down the British Charts.

Duration:01:00:26

The Alternative: 09.21.18

9/22/2018
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On this episode of Friday Flashback 10, we travel back 30 years ago to September 21, 1988 to hear the Top 10 alternative songs racing up/down the British Charts.

Duration:01:00:36

The Alternative: 09.07.18

9/14/2018
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The Las Vegas broadcast previewing bands at the Lost 80s Live Festival. Enjoy!

Duration:02:29:25

The Alternative: 08.31.18 (6-9 pm)

9/3/2018
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More classic 80s alt rock and some 70s punk thrown in as well. We chat with the legendary Joe "The Count" Viglione about Boston's historic music venue The Rat around 7:35 pm.

Duration:02:41:30

The Alternative: 08.31.18 (Hour 9-10 pm)

9/3/2018
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Steve Smith from Dirty Vegas and Squeeze joins me with a unique mix of songs and stories.

Duration:01:01:56

The Alternative: 08.17.18

8/26/2018
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Classic alt rock, new wave, synth pop, and the Theme of the Week.

Duration:02:42:45

The Alternative: 08.10.2018

8/17/2018
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On this episode of The Alternative, we Flashback to August 10, 1981 for the Friday Flashback 10. Enjoy!

Duration:00:59:40

The Alternative in LA (07.27.18)

8/4/2018
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This show was from LA as we got ready to go to 80s Weekend #6 Night 1 hosted by Richard Blade from Sirius XM's 1st Wave. A great time and I had a blast co-introducing Marc Almond with Blade.

Duration:01:58:30

The Alternative: Rock the Lot (07.13.18)

7/15/2018
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The Alternative's first Rock the Lot throwback parking lot concert with Charlie Don't Surf--Clash tribute band--was a huge success. More than 175 lotters and rockers had a great time.

Duration:03:12:05

The Alternative: 06.15.18 (English Beat)

6/16/2018
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Atwood chats with Dave Wakeling about all things SKA, The English Beat, and his new album Here We Go Love.

Duration:00:22:11

The Alternative: 06.08.18 (Depeche Mode Hour)

6/9/2018
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I dive into Depeche Mode's extensive catalog of music and chat with SiriusXM First Wave's Richard Blade who was with DMode from the start.

Duration:00:58:40

The Alternative: 05.18.18 (Hour 3 + 4)

6/9/2018
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A recap of the fantastic Like Totally 80s Festival and backstage interview with Clive Farrington of When in Rome. RAD!

Duration:01:48:04

The Alternative: 05.04.18 (9-10 pm)

6/2/2018
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Clive Farrington from When in Rome chats with Atwood in advance of the Like Totally 80s Festival in Huntington Beach CA. Great guy. Great voice.

Duration:00:58:33

The Alternative: 05.04.18 (Hour 8)

5/5/2018
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Atwood chats with Richard Blade of SiriusXM's First Wave about his new book, the Like Totally 80s Music Festival, and 80s music. Wow!

Duration:00:58:09

The Alternative: 04.06.18 (Hour 6-8 pm)

4/18/2018
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It's the Alternative = great classic alt rock from your youth and today.

Duration:01:38:04

The Alternative: 04.06.18 Hour 3 + 4

4/8/2018
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The B52s start the 8 pm hour with a block of songs and then a Pretenders concert recap by Sinead. The 9 pm hour features some classics by bands playing May 12 at the Like Totally Festival in Huntington Beach CA--I'll be there.

Duration:01:55:28

The Alternative: 03.23.18

4/6/2018
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DJ Diane. Need I say more?

Duration:01:00:55

The Alternative: 3.23.18 Hour 1 + 2

3/27/2018
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Something was in Atwood's water tonight. I love this show and hope you will too!

Duration:01:43:34

The Alternative: Howard Jones Interview

2/28/2018
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Chris Atwood chats with 80s synth-pop icon Howard Jones about the past, present, future and current Songs & Stories tour.

Duration:00:16:33