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Saturday, January 14, 2017

Thanks for tuning in!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the simple carnival ~ lunch for dinner "smitten" [s/r]
temples - strange or be forgotten
the pains of being pure at heart - higher than the stars, unused mix
some other day - all water under the bridge
the radio dept. - this thing was bound to happen
12:20pm
coasts - pleasantry [Singapore]
my favorite - absolute beginners again
the decibels - so you're in love again
the push kings - i hate everyone but you
starry eyed cadet - sugar
charlie darling - darling (alt version)
12:40pm
hanadorobow - back to the future [Japan]

the courtneys - silver velvet
galants - evergreen
the camerawalls - i love you, natalie (2016 remastered version) [Philippines]
cristina quesada - my favourite boyfriend [Spain]
bubblegum lemonade - wishing it were friday
1:00pm
homecomings - perfect sounds forever (handsomeboy technique remix) [Japan]
icicles - young & crazy
the perfect english weather - english weather
surfer blood - matter of time
the belafontes - skeleton [Australia]
the death of pop ~ rayban party "turns" [discos de kirlian]
1:25pm Surf Set
los venturas - makaha surf
the spokane mystics - check point
mighty surf lords - sunset on maui
the surfaris - point panic
the ventures - lullaby of leaves
man or astro-man? - alpha surfari
the concussions ~ have mersey "newaygo sound machine" [double crown]
1:40pm
moscow olympics - still [Philippines]
letting up despite great faults - sophia in gold
silver swans - mother of pearl
evripidis and his tragedies - secrets of the moon [Spain]
dot dash - wishing star
death by unga bunga - i wanted everything [Norway]
2:00pm
san francisco - ada hoy se va enamorar [Spain]
post modern team - girls (the 1975 cover) [Japan]
poastal blue - you should keep it to yourself [Brazil]
PEP - dreams (fort lean cover)
lush - burnham beeches
red sleeping beauty - we are magic [Sweden]
2:20pm
special favorite music - summer serve [Japan]
joanna gruesome - occult bookshop
the breakfast club - my humanoid from the outer space [Indonesia]
the very most - if only monday'd never come
jens lekman - what's that perfume that you wear?
swan dive - saturday, sunday, monday
2:40pm
sunny summer day - semua pasti berubah [Indonesia]
nixon - who would want me if you leave me [Sweden]
le super homard - mister corn [France]
teenage fanclub - sidewinder
the proctors - fun sunday
pale sunday - never fall apart [Brazil]
plums - parking lots
3:00pm
beach vacation - washington weather

Saturday, January 7, 2017

The best LPs of 2016

NOTE: today's show will start early at 11:30am 11:45am.

Time for the best LPs of 2016!  Top 20 countdown in the second half of the show.

track listings: band name - song "LP name in quotes"

11:45am
the spook school - gone home "Continental Drift Split"
the smoking trees - it's up to you "the archer and the bull"
the seams - adhd "meet the seams"
fialta - lullaby "shadow of a drought"
tacocat - dana katherine scully "lost time"
12:00pm
field mouse - the order of things "episodic"
best friend - sure "can you believe it?"
tv girl - taking what's not yours "who really cares"

gypsy & the cat - i just wanne be somebody else "virtual islands"
strfkr - never ever "being no one, going nowhere"
DIIV - dopamine "is the is are"
12:20pm
the radio dept. - swedish guns "running out of love"
supermoon - witching hour "playland"
susan - stay too "never enough"
linda guilala - cosas nuevas "psiconáutica"
dot dash - woke up saturday night "searchlights"
12:40pm
papa topo - atormentada "Ópalo Negro"
kuroma - tennessee walker "the dark horse rides again"
the yearning - don't know what i'm doing "evening souvenirs"
chain wallet - shade "chain wallet"
wild nothing - life of pause "life of pause"
amber arcades - turning light "fading lines"
1:00pm
twin peaks - you don't "down in heaven"
dressy bessy - kingsized "kingsized"
the trash can sinatras - ain't that something "wild pendulum"
the holiday crowd - anything anything "the holiday crowd"
death by unga bunga - make up your mind "pineapple pizza"
tuns - throw it all away "tuns"
ice choir - unprepared "designs in rhythm"
1:25pm Surf Set--Best of 2016
the volcanics - bullseye "stompin' garage"
the concussions - trouble gum "newaygo sound machine"
the kanaloas - the day of malibu war "surf a go go!"
the kanaloas - the bronzee bull "surf a go go!"
1:35pm Top 20 LPs of 2016
20) evripidis and his tragedies - buying time "futile games in space and time"
19) jessica & the fletchers - jane's song "connecting people"
18) ablebody - after hours "adult contemporaries"
17) tape waves - so fast "here to fade"
16) the sun days - get him off your mind "album"
15) the spook school - i want to kiss you "try to be hopeful"
14) teenage fanclub - i'm in love "here"
13) the death of pop - what a day "turns"
2:00pm
12) kero kero bonito - picture this "bonito generation" 
11) pirouettes - Carrément Carrément "Carrément Carrément"
10) the very most - jonathan richman (feat colin clary of the smittens) "syntherely yours"
9) lia pamina - keep on dancing "love is enough"
8) hurry - fascination "guided meditation"
7) Band á Part - long distance "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg"
2:20pm
6) summer twins - stop & go "limbo"
5) the crookes - i wanna waste my time on you "lucky ones"
4) red sleeping beauty - tell me more "katrina"
3) starry eyed cadet - worlds collide "places we don't belong"
3) starry eyed cadet - my funny friend "places we don't belong"
2) san francisco - todos los besos del mundo "ada"
2) san francisco - una vaina bajo tu cama "ada"
2:40pm
1) homecomings - perfect sounds forever "sale of broken dreams"
1) homecomings - don't worry boys "sale of broken dreams"

public access tv - summertime "never enough"
eerie wanda - to dream again "hum"
ivory past - searching for your love [single]
rocketship - my broken heart "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg"
lake - tracks and tunnels "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg"
smittens - together forever in love "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg"










Saturday, December 31, 2016

This is the Happyoblivion Best of 2016, part 1 of 2 this week.  We will go over the best tracks from singles & EPs in 2016.  There are also some singles are off of LPs that didn't make the cut for best albums, but just happen to be good enough to stand on their own.  First part of the show features songs in no particular order, but the latter part of the show we do our top 20 countdown!

Part 2 will be next week and we will look back at the best LPs (full length albums) of 2016!

12:00pm
toshiaki yamada - sumisu [Japan]
del sur - been so long
night flowers - chaser
building rockets - thurston & kim
day wave - deadbeat girl
evening cinema - everlasting summer [Japan]
12:20pm
plant cell - marguerite [Japan]
he luck door - natsuco [Japan]
num contena - flight to winter [Japan]
featherfin - helen richey (feat. the very most) [Norway]
yaoyoros - toke dashita natsu ni [Japan]
12:40pm
sally shapiro - if you ever wanna change your mind [Sweden]
heaven for real - subliminal
ancient youth club - meikyu shojo [Japan]
youthmemory - april kisses [Japan]
marlovers - just a boy [Spain]
1:00pm
space daze - what did you say
lightning in a twilight hour - black circles
the chandler estate - flash
coughs - in the morning [Japan]
los popov - dobap [Spain]
hanadorobow - daydream [Japan]
1:20pm
the tomorrowmen - parsec's paradox
death by unga bunga - dollar slice
and summer club - surfer girl [Japan]
secret meadow - water in the flowing river [Indonesia]
Top 20 Countdown
20) cullen omori - hey girl
19) wildhoney - horror movie
18) layne - beautiful life [Japan]
17) the bosss - rain [Japan]
16) charlie darling - since yesterday [UK]
15) halfnoise - in the summer
14) linustate - small world [Japan]
13) le superhomard - dry salt in our hair [France]
2:00pm
12) swimming tapes - souvenirs [UK]
11) boyish - color film [Japan]
10) terry vs. tori - dream wild [Spain]
9) pale spectres - d(r)iving [France]
8) gomes the hitman - jozetsu sutakkato [Japan]
2:20pm
7) california snow story - motorway [UK]
6) juvenile juvenile - planet heaven [Japan]
5) beverly - crooked cop
4) e'spaniel - just another day [UK]
3) the perfect english weather - the sweetest feeling [UK] 
2) youthcomics - and his car [Japan]
1) stephen's shore - ocean blue [Sweden]
2:45pm Happy New Year
homecomings - another new year [Japan]
camera obscura - happy new year
les bicyclettes de belsize - unhappy new year
holiday - new year's anything
gomes the hitman - auld lang syne [Japan]
3:00pm
beach house - new year

Saturday, December 24, 2016

Happy Holidays!  More holiday tunes for you on this Christmas Eve to give you 3 shows, or 9 hours total of holiday music.  Oh, and a double-sized holiday surf set for today!

12:00pm
tramgirl karaoke club (Charlie Darling of Les Bicyclettes de Belsize + Edine of Marshmallow Kisses from Hong Kong) - an Eighties Christmas Song
math and physics club - cold as minnesota
the very most - this year, christmas came november 4th
the school - kiss you in the snow
element - rockin' around the christmas tree
the crookes - it's just not christmas without you
fitness forever - Su Šventom Kalėdom
12:20pm
Max & Eliza (from Wallflower) - Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Like The Way That I Used to do [Japan]
fandaze - big socks [Japan]
karibean - xmas vibrations [Italy]
pentacon six - christmas is better with you
serenades - come home
the perfect english weather - call me (christmas single)
12:40pm
the mynabirds - all i want is truth (for christmas)
les bicyclettes de belsize - white horses
beanpole - let it snow
bubblegum lemonade - show me a miracle
hic astley (from fandaze) - you made me believe in magic [Japan]
give me wallets - on this christmas night [Japan]
1:00pm
the holiday scene - eight dates a week
belle and sebastian - winter wooskie
the jigsaw seen - what about christmas?
hombre de color - santa claus [Argentina]
gang clouds - Will You Send Me An Old-Fashioned Christmas Card (This Year)
tim wheeler & emmy the great - Christmas Day (I Wish I Was Surfing)
1:20pm Santa's Super Surf Set
the wave benders - do you hear what i hear
bitch boys - jingle bells
aqualads - we wish you a merry xmas
thee swank bastards - we three kings
the ventures - santa claus is comin' to town
the surfites - santa claus goes surfin'
jon & the nightriders - sleigh ride
the mobsmen - Så Går Vi Rundt Om En Enebærbusk
1:40pm Santa's Super Surf Set continued
tacoma four - christmas is a drag
death valley - carol of the bells
king of hawaii - greensleeves
the barbary coasters - secret santa
the ventures - we wish you a merry christmas
burt rocket - santa's hot rod
urban surf kings - we three kings
bonesharks - little drummer boy
lunatics - rocknuts
2:00pm
the bird and the bee - carol of the bells
dent may - i'll be stoned for christmas
stuck in winter (from juvenile juvenile) - i want an alien for christmas [Japan]
razorcuts - snowbound
marie anne (from mariana in our heads) - one horse open sleigh [Japan]
math and physics club - it's a marshmallow world
2:20pm
september girls - i want you back (for christmas)
camera obscura - little donkey
she overruns (from superfriends) - christmas time is here [Japan]
iko cherie - merry christmas mr. lawrence (lalala version)
glo-worm - holiday
toshiaki yamada - christmas wish [Japan]
the fairways - winter song
2:40pm
billy squier - christmas is the time to say i love you
squirrel nut zippers - santa claus is smoking reefer
louis armstrong - 'zat you, santa claus? (the heavy remix)
frank sinatra - let it snow (dj zsuzsu & wolfgang lohr remix)
smithereens - rudolph
julian casablancas - christmas treat
kinks - father christmas
the polyphonic spree - happy christmas (war is over)

Saturday, December 17, 2016

More holiday music!

12:00pm
attic lights - why should christmas be so hard?
belle & sebastian - santa, bring my baby back to me
the hit parade and amelia fletcher - christmas tears
summer cats - plastic christmas trees
the hopefuls - holiday
the marbles - christmas song
12:20pm
daydream cycle - christmas is here (Philippines)
the crookes - you're just like christmas
les bicyclettes de belsize - christmas card 1983
homecomings - winter bargain [Japan]
parker lewis & matilda berggren - all alone on christmas
12:40pm
the very most - wombling merry christmas
popguns - in red and white
xmas advent - (drive a...) snowplough through your heart
camera obscura - the blizzard
modular - el viaje magico de santa claus
yo zushi - merry christmas
1:00pm
les bicyclettes de belsize - the advent calendar
the magic theatre - christmas lights
it happens - fudge (christmas issue) [Japan]
tiny fireflies - snow
the silhouettes - under the mistletoe
curumi chronicle - white sweet cake [Japan]
1:25pm Santa's Surf Set
martin cilia - christmas in july
the ventures - blue christmas
the excelsiors - good king wenceslas
fronkensteen - nutty
surfaris- surfer's christmas list
los straitjackets - a marshmallow world
urban surf kings - i saw three ships (mr. rebel version)
1:40pm
red sleeping beauty - christmas
tesco chainstore mascara - santa baby
fountains of wayne - the man in the santa suit
karibean - down before xmas (Italy)
tacocat - snow day
asobi seksu - merry christmas (i don't wanna fight)
theoretical girl - wonderful christmastime
2:00pm
joy electric - lollipop parade (on christmas morn)
les bicyclettes de belsize - once upon a christmas time
stormclouds - cosmic christmas
nixon - snow day [Sweden]
slow club - christmas (baby please come home)
haruca hinata - the christmas song [Japan]
2:20pm
yo la tengo - it's christmas time
les bicyclettes de belsize - good king wenceslas
the new mendicants - a very sorry christmas
the soft city - snow keeps falling
the weddings - christmas morning [Japan]
softies - snow like this
pizzicato five - snowflakes
2:40pm
toshiako yamada - this year's christmas song [Japan]
the magnetic fields - everything is one big christmas tree
sappy - my death on christmas [Japan]
bmx bandits - let's make christmas love
old lacy bed - merry christmas baby [Japan]
dent may - holiday face
velocity girl - merry christmas, i love you
les bicyclettes de belsize - snow blitz
the very most - away in a manger


Saturday, December 10, 2016

Holiday music starting with today's show.  We've got 3 shows (9 hours) worth of indie holiday tunes!

12:00pm
les bicyclettes de belsize - a very indie christmas
northern portrait - leave the trees alone [Denmark]
the hit parade - i love christmas
bathing beauty - christmas tears
tesco chainstore mascara - last christmas
the prissteens - christmas is a time for giving
12:20pm
squirrel nut zippers - sleigh ride
french pop dream - silver bells (remastered)
the school - kiss you in the snow
bubblegum lemonade - no room at the inn
nixon - anorak christmas
the crookes - you bring the snow
the boy least likely to - christmas isn't christmas
12:40pm
axolotes mexicanos - te espero en navidad  [Spain]
tender trap - leaving christmas day
allo darlin' - hymn on the 45
the primitives - you trashed my christmas
fireflies - x-mas song
gomes the hitman - deck the halls [Japan]
1:00pm
les bicyclettes de belsize - it only snows at christmas
eux autres - teenage christmas
helen love & friends - the townhall band
my teenage stride - is it christmastime already?
metro jets - jingle jangle christmas
jens lekman - run away with me
1:20pm Santa's Surf Set
mel-tones - silent night
the hollyberries - i wanna go surfin' with santa
the surfites - staffan var en stalledrang
aqualads - angels we have heard on high
space cossacks - christmas island
the kanaloas - x-mas palm tree
the rory mcbrides - (we like) eggnog!
tiki joe's ocean - jingle bells
1:40pm
wallflower - looks like snow [Japan]
the school - let me be the fairy on your christmas tree tonight
the icicles - snowman
fountains of wayne - i want an alien for christmas
the jigsaw seen - snow angels of pigtown
shonen knife - space christmas
2:00pm
dum dum girls - on christmas
featherfin - do not go gentle [Norway]
red sleeping beauty - merry christmas, marie [Sweden]
lorna - snowfall
edine avec lisle mitnik et son orchestre - x-mas song
summer fiction - christmas eve for two
2:20pm
strawberry whiplash - santa needs a holiday
the pines - chalet
the very most - little saint nick
boyish - love affair (Christmas version) [Japan]
Hiroshi Morishima - Christmas Mood [Japan]
moscow club - the c s (christmas song) [Japan]
2:40pm
les bicyclettes de belsize - an old fashioned christmas song
xtc - thanks for christmas
streetlight cadence - magic of a christmas (feat. sophie rose)
best coast & wavves - got something for you
the raveonettes - christmas song
belle & sebastian - santa claus
helen love - hark the herald angels sing

Saturday, December 3, 2016

It's December already!  We'll hold off on the holiday music for now though, so just a regular show today. Enjoy!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
e'spaniel - just another day
stephen's shore - turn your head [Sweden]
radio dept. - heaven's on fire
letting up despite great faults - ride
the pains of being pure at heart - say no to love
12:20pm
teen runnings - high school love [Japan]
club 8 - saturday night engine
the lodger - the good old days
someloves - know you now
marine life - big sur
12:40pm
tesco chainstore mascara - tomorrow (2014 remix)
the go! team - apollo throwdown
boyish - blue balloon [Japan]
kids on a crime spree - i don't want to call you baby, baby
pizzicato five - groovy is my name
ACBs - ocean
teenage fanclub ~ i'm in love "here" [merge]
1:00pm
red sleeping beauty - happy birthday [Sweden]
brideshead - that kind of girl [Germany]
northern portrait - the young and hopefuls [Denmark]
homecomings - perfect sounds forever (handsomeboy technique remix)
the cardigans - country hell
the school - let it slip
1:20pm Surf Set
aqua velvets - ho'okipa
shadowy men on a shadowy planet - harlem by the sea
the kanaloas ~ toxica "surf a go go!" [double crown]
the stingrays - panic beach
mr. gerrymanders - molicone surf
the volcanics ~ geronimo "stompin' garage" [double crown]
the surfites - gremmie's blues
1:40pm
pale spectres - d(r)iving [France]
num contena - flight to winter [Japan]
charlie darling - darling
lia pamina ~ better off without you "love is enough" [elefant]
the yearning ~ fall in love with me "evening souvenirs" [elefant]
french pop dream - it's the middle of winter but it will be the summer soon
2:00pm
camera obscura - lloyd, i'm ready to be heartbroken
velocity girl - crazy town
heavenly - snail trail
rose melberg - they don't know (kristy maccoll cover)
lake ~ tracks and tunnels "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg" [february]
2:20pm
la casa azul - esta noche sólo cantan para mí [Spain]
attic lights - war years (reworked by la casa azul)
san francisco - todos los besos del mundo[Spain]
for tracy hyde - favourite blue [Japan]
galants - evergreen
2:40pm
the camerawalls - i love you, natalie (2016 remix) [Philippines]
nixon - don't cry [Sweden]
alpaca sports - where'd you go [Sweden]
kero kero bonito - big city
cinnamons - dreamin' girl [Japan]
the perfect english weather - the sweetest feeling
melicoton - km83 [France]

Saturday, November 26, 2016

Happy Thanksgiving weekend!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
fragile flowers - maribu no umi ni hanataba o [Japan]
tabiken - plastic [Japan]
homecomings - alphabet floating in the bed [Japan]
jodi in the morning glory parade - sun flower [Indonesia]
12:20pm
goodnite - twilight [Japan]
genders - life is but a dream
the mary onettes - lost [Sweden]
tender trap - talking backwards
heavenly - modestic
allo darlin' - the letter
12:40pm
pocketbooks - cross the line
smittens - typing texting
crayon - crown
beat happening - teenage caveman
irene - stardust
still corners - endless summer
1:00pm
the stone roses - standing here
teenage fanclub ~ live in the moment "here" [merge]
the perfect english weather - the sweetest feeling
letting up despite great faults - breaking
kuroma ~ tennessee walker "the dark horse rides again" [votiv]
the seams ~ rememberance day "meet the seams" [hand drawn dracula]
1:20pm Surf Set
surf heroes - wipeout
the vibrants - scorpion
the nematoads - no mr. bond, i expect you to surf
the jokers - purple crackle
kingargoolas - acme speed dynamite
the surfites - space mover
tikiyaki orchestra - hawaii nocturne
1:40pm
stereolab - baby lulu
watoo watoo - ce vide [France]
french pop dream - the world is happening somewhere
pirouettes - carrément carrément [France]
ice choir - unprepared
2:00pm
swan dive - breezeway
the icicles - la ti da
lia pamina ~ keep on dancing "love is enough" [elefant]
la casa azul - europa superstar [Spain]
couple - brief pop [Japan]
the proctors - daydream girl
2:20pm
moscow olympics - cut the world [Philippines]
ferns - anti social scene [Malaysia]
daydream cycle - avenue [Philippines]
the camerawalls feat. sarah gaugler - the sight of love [Philippines]
soft pillow kisses - 16 ft. [Philippines]
2:40pm
the yearning ~ fools fall in love "evening souvenirs" [elefant]
honeyblood ~ justine, misery queen "babes never die" [fatcat]
tuns ~ back among friends "tuns" [royal mountain]
chain wallet ~ abroad "chain wallet" [jansen]
strfkr ~ something ain't right "being no one, going nowhere" [polyvinyl]
momoiro clover z - get down

Saturday, November 19, 2016

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
layne - beautiful life [Japan]
post modern team - the modern age [Japan]
batwings catwings ~ medicine "coast to coast" [broken world]
public access tv ~ summertime "never enough" [rallye]
hideout - doctor
12:20pm
shin rizumu - kadai midi ongen [Japan]
faded old city - summertime [Japan]
chelsea time - the place we've been looking for [Japan]
totos - from now [Japan]
monochrome chocolate - ohako [Japan]
fragile flowers - maribu no umi ni hanataba o [Japan]
12:40pm
silver screen - really no wonder
homecomings - great escape [Japan]
the  fin. - misty forest
genders - life is but a dream
toy ~ another dimension "clear shot" [heavenly]
the seams ~ seeds "meet the seams" [hand drawn dracula]
ablebody ~ the sun, a small star "adult contemporaries" [lolipop]
1:00pm
rose melberg - i don't believe in the sun (magnetic fields cover)
tomiji ~ fine day for sailing "constant and true: a tribute to rose melberg" [february]
tomiji - home [France]
the very most - sweater (feat. thomas guilcher of tomiji and pale spectres)
charm bracelet - deep sea diving suit (magnetic fields cover)
magnetic fields - love is lighter than air
1:20pm Surf Set
the madiera - taco wagon (live)
the concussions ~ trouble gum "newaygo sound machine" [double crown]
the surf mist - fear and tremolo
the aqua barons - into the deep
the volcanics - laguna
the kanaloas - el rodo
los venturas - venturas' groove
1:40pm
the radio dept. - never follow suit
the pains of being pure at heart - jeremy (magnetic fields cover)
kuroma ~ i don't know what i should do "the dark horse rides again" [votiv]
velocity girl - always
ride - mousetrap
2:00pm
acid house kings - 7 days
the school - why do you have to break my heart again?
lia pamina ~ talking to myself "love is enough" [elefant]
the yearning ~ don't know what i'm doing "evening souvenirs" [elefant]
azure blue - every ending story
westkust - weekends [Sweden]
2:20pm
letting up despite great faults - reprise
moscow olympics - alphonsine [Philppines]
the bilinda butchers - the lover's suicide
big troubles - freudian slips
craft spells - you should close the door
the depreciation guild - dream about me
2:40pm
porcelain raft - drifting in and out
wild nothing - chinatown
sambassadeur - memories [Sweden]
rocketship - kisses are always promises
irene - stardust
hibou - hide away