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Saturday, April 23, 2016


Many thanks to the illustrious Ross Jackson for covering the Happyoblivion Show last week.  Hope you enjoyed it!  I'm back this week with all your favorite indiepop tunes.  Thanks for tuning in!

(Playlist updated as show progresses)
12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the school ~ do i love you "wasting away & wondering" [elefant]
alpaca sports - i love you [Sweden]
san francisco ~ en lugar que te enseñé "ada" [elefant] [Spain]
close lobsters - under London skies
12:20pm
death by unga bunga ~ lesson learned the hard way "tell me why" [jansen] [Norway]
go cozy - sage along my life
mercury girls - ariana
the chandler estate ~ spies (no more) "infrastructure" [jigsaw]
juniper moon - El Último Tiro [Spain]
les bicyclettes de belsize - stone lions (2016 remix)
12:40pm
the sun days ~ get him off your mind "album" [run for cover]
the suncharms - one i see
high hazels - hearts are breaking
the very most ~ good fight fighting (featuring Adriano do Couto of Postal Blue)
Postal Blue - Northern England [Brazil]
camera obscura - every weekday
1:00pm
red sleeping beauty - if you want affection [Sweden]
the spook school ~ i want to kiss you "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
the crookes ~ six week holiday "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
and summer club - surfer girl [Japan]
the like - release me
the orielles - jobin
1:20pm Surf Set
the madiera - farthest shore
incredible sucking spongies - sputniks thema
the surfaders ~ sharkbait "a greater silence" [turbasco]
burt rocket - hang twang
tikiyaki orchestra - la hula rhumba
daytonas - sound barrier
the volcanics - the baron
secret samurai - the khazar
the kanaloas ~ swallow tail "surf a go go!" [double crown]
1:40pm
the bird and the bee - birthday
smittens - birthday reminder
red sleeping beauty - happy birthday [Sweden]
the havenot's - happy birthday to you!! [Japan]
northern portrait - some people [Denmark]
jens lekman - postcard #33
2:00pm
dent may - 26 miles (santa catalina)
the simple carnival - misery
kids on a crime spree - sweet tooth
the recreations - smile again [Japan]
teen runnings - stars [Japan]
2:20pm
moscow club - band of outsiders [Japan]
the bored - music a three trail [Japan]
space daze - you and everyone else
evripidis and his tragedies - dreamboat
haruca hinata - be my baby (the ronettes cover) [Japan]
summer twins ~ demons "limbo" [burger]
tacocat ~ horse grrls "lost time" [hardly art]
2:40pm
the Pirouettes - Qu'est-ce que sera demain (Yves Simon cover) [France]
strfkr ~ never ever "never ever" [polyvinyl]
wallflower - feverfew [Japan]
star tropics - swept away
some gorgeous accident - heaven sent [Philippines]
3:00pm
cape canaveral - oblivious (galaxie 500 cover)
the strange creatures - stargazer [Philippines]



Friday, April 15, 2016

The superb Ross Jackson (of Ross Jackson's Daydream Nation) will be filling in for me this Saturday. Do tune in!  Don't fret, I'll be back next week.

http://rossjackson.blogspot.com/   

Saturday, April 9, 2016


Thanks for tuning in to the Happyoblivion Show!  Playlist updated as the show progresses:

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the sun days ~ get him off your mind "album" [run for cover]
san francisco ~ una vaina bajo tu cama "ada" [elefant]
cozy catastrophes ~ go steady with me "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
the spook school ~ speak when you're spoken to "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
los popov - dobap [Spain]
12:20pm
death by unga bunga ~ dollar slice "pineapple pizza" [jansen] [Norway]
summer twins ~ stop & go "limbo" [burger]
peaness - oh george
poastal blue - laughing and crying [Brazil]
juniper moon - ¿Volverás? [Spain]
les bicyclettes de belsize - sebastian (2016 remix)
red sleeping beauty - mi amor [Sweden]
12:40pm
the buildings - different shades of blue [Philippines]
the chandler estate ~ past tenses "infrastructure" [jigsaw]
perfect girl - three for tea
very truly yours - across the sea
marlovers - known faces [Spain]
eerie wanda ~ working on the field "hum" [beyond beyond is beyond]
1:00pm
a novel resort - everything we ever hoped for [Denmark]
ginnels - it's not a summer (without you)
watoo watoo - tes histoires invisibles (version alternative)
the very most - jonathan richman (featuring Colin Clary of the Smittens)
the bosss - rain [Japan]
the recreations - winter balloon [Japan]
1:20pm Surf Set
martin cilia - makua beach
the madiera - everybody up (the fender IV cover)
the surfaders ~ teenage rendezvous at the ballroom "a greater silence" [turbasco]
man or astro-man? - espanto del futuro
the lava rats - peligroso
the kanaloas ~ elevator drop "surf a go go!" [double crown]
1:40pm
balloon at dawn - teenage idol [Japan]
sad culture - raspberry ooze
night flowers - chaser
wildhoney ~ thin air "your face sideways" [top shelf]
ringo deathstarr ~ big bopper "pure mood" [club ac30]
best friend - the killing moon (echo & the bunnyman cover)
2:00pm
diiv ~ dopamine "is the is are" [captured tracks]
cullen omori ~ and yet the world still turns "new misery" [sub pop]
exmagician ~ place your bets "scan the blue" [bella union]
brothers in law - life burns [Spain]
amber arcades - turning light
2:20pm
VLIVM - life [Spain]
in the white - black light (don't look towards me) [Japan]
tv girl ~ loving machine "who really cares" [s/r]
california snow story - suddenly everything happens
SaToA - sprout [Japan]
craft spells - from the morning heat
2:40pm
the crookes ~ i wanna waste my time on you "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
the airplanes - buddy holly and the soviet big muff fuzz
letting up despite great faults - sophia in gold
the suncharms - sparkle
bent shapes - panel of experts
dressy bessy ~ dirty birdies "kingsized" [yep roc]


3:00pm
day wave ~ gone "hard to read" [liberator]

Saturday, April 2, 2016


The Happyoblivion Show starts a half hour early today!  11:30am-3:00pm for 3.5 hours of indiepop goodness!

[playlist updated as show progresses]
11:30am
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
m. ward ~ temptation "more rain" [merge]
death by unga bunga ~ ooh, i'm a bad man "pineapple pizza" [jansen] [Norway]
soft science - blue
the crookes ~ roman candle "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
the goon sax - up to anything
ride - twisterella
violens - doomed
the airplanes - ed wood
12:00pm
rodney cromwell - baby robot
recreations - summer days [Japan]
milkyway - in love [Spain]
the strange creatures - moonstruck [Philippines]
plant cell - cyan
12:20pm
lloyd cole & the commotions - rattlesnakes
camera obscura - lloyd, i'm ready to be heartbroken
gorgeous bully - beaucoup
charlie darling - since yesterday
René - Confesiones Tirado En La Pista De Baile (Fear Of Tigers Remix)
the chandler estate ~ el camino real "infrastructure" [jigsaw]
12:40pm
tv girl ~ taking what's not yours "who really cares" [s/r]
the very most - this is where i should be (featuring Sam Counsil from Central City Music Company)
some gorgeous accident - evergreen days [Philippines]
the suncharms - wash away
the school ~ the grass is always greener on the other side "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]
1:00pm
juniper moon - enfermedad
peaness - no-one
san francisco ~ Todos Los Besos Del Mundo "ada" [Elefant]
the luxembourg signal - dying star
the spook school ~ richard and judy  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
we. the pigs - something new
1:20pm Surf Set
the madiera - undercurrents
the surfaders ~ sarpha "a greater silence" [turbasco]
mic's masters - sandstorm
burt rocket - fiberglass frenzy
the surfites - gnarly charlie brown
the jokers - purple crackle
thunderhead - thunderhead
nebulas - el boracho
1:40pm
mary's danish - yellow creep around
velocity girl - drug girls
the buildings - manila's a trap [Philippines]
kailios - round and round [Japan]
dressy bessy ~ pop phenom "kingsized" [yep roc]
why we love - surrender
2:00pm
summer heart - just wanna get high
gypsy & the cat - i just wanna be somebody else [Australia]
weekender - no time to waste
maria usbeck - moai y yo
and summer club - surfer girl [Japan]
2:20pm
cullen omori ~ hey girl "new misery" [sub pop]
day wave ~ deadbeat girl "hard to read" [liberator]
hariguem zaboy - tender mind [Thailand]
letting up despite great faults - disappear
monochrome chocolate - death cab so cutie [Japan]
2:40pm
the sun days ~ don't need to be them "album" [run for cover]
lia pamina - cómo es
bent shapes - realization hits
espíritusanto - polígono industrial [Spain]
wild nothing ~ to know you "life of pause" [captured tracks]


Saturday, March 26, 2016


Welcome to the first Happyoblivion Show on the 90.1FM frequency!  We were the very last show on 90.3FM before the transmitter change last week.  Hopefully you can hear us in more places...

UPDATE: our transmitter is offline temporarily.  If you cannot hear us on the radio, find the stream at KTUH.org or the TuneIn Radio App.

playlist updated as show progresses, starting at noon Hawaii Standard Time
12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the fin. - silver from over the river
unlikely friends - satellite station
the chandler estate ~ flash "infrastructure" [jigsaw]
pictured resort - promised paradise
boyish - youki na onanoko no uta
12:20pm
plant cell - pearl (chapter house cover)
gingerlys - better hearts
san francisco ~ Todos Los Besos Del Mundo "ada" [Elefant]
milkyway - silly things
juniper moon - Sólo Una Sonrisa
12:40pm
holy wave ~ wendy go round "freaks of nurture" [reverberation appreciation]
kawairitsu - kagefumi
charlie darling - feels like heaven
adult books ~ nihilism for beginners "running from the blows" [lolipop records]
cullen omori ~ LOM "new misery" [sub pop]
1:00pm
day wave ~ stuck "hard to read" [liberator]
evripidis & his tragedies - fifteen again
marlover - just a boy
postal blue - weather sensitive [Brazil]
tv girl ~ heaven is a bedroom "who really cares" [s/r]
the very most - polygraph (featuring Charles Bert of Math & Physics Club)
1:20pm Surf Set
sleazy surfers - movin'
ventures - hawaii five-o
aqua velvets - holly tiki
man or astroman? - you can't get good riblets in space
the derangers - rio sangre
dick dale & his del-tones - mexico
burt rocket - wave vehicle
the meltones - the last papaya
1:40pm
death of pop - locomotive
eerie wanda ~ vinny "hum" [beyond beyond is beyond]
death by unga bunga ~ lady fondue "pineapple pizza" [jansen] [Norway]
boyish - Hikōkigumo sora ni hitosuji
recreations - smile again
wild nothing ~ tv queen "life of pause" [captured tracks]
2:00pm
evening cinema - roller coaster
the buildings - different shades of blue
the king in mirrors - superheroes
seagull travels - Waiting on top of the hill looking at stars
peaness - fortune favours the bold
2:20pm
tenkiame - totetsu to hakudaku
typhoon club - chushu
the spook school ~ i want to kiss you  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
the crookes ~ if only for tonight "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
dressy bessy ~ lady liberty "kingsized" [yep roc]
cozy catastrophes ~ go steady with me "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
2:40pm
the school ~ don't worry baby (i don't love you anymore) "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]
trembling blue stars - november starlings
avaleya and the glitterhawks - mary girl
red sleeping beauty - mi amor
hibou - hide away
beach vacation - escape

Saturday, March 19, 2016

Today's show will be the last one ever on our 90.3FM frequency! At 3:00pm today, we should be changing over to our new 90.1FM frequency and increasing from 3000 to 7000 watts!

Radiothon still going on as well. We need help to maintain the station! Donate at ktuh.org  

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
lush - 500
sunny summer day - in summertime (feat. Cris Miller) [Indonesia]
doggy - mon colonel [France]
marine life - big sur
martin courtney ~ vestiges "many moons" [domino]
12:20pm
plant cell - indi blue [Japan]
the airplanes - big world
the hit parade - you didn't love me then
summer fiction - dirty blonde
obedient wives club - that boy (joe ng remix) [Singapore]
12:40pm
shin rizumu - if you hear a bell [Japan]
cozy catastrophes ~ arbor day "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
the spook school ~ i want to kiss you  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
the wild swans - melting blue delicious
the icicles - la ti da
knife pleats - one step too far
1:00pm
yaoyoros - toke dashita natsu ni [Japan]
the crookes ~ if only for tonight "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
postal blue - brighter [Brazil]
evripidis & his tragedies - secrets of the moon
surf city - spec city
1:20pm Surf Set
men in grey suits - hawaii 5-0
the kilaueas - antenna moon
the reverb syndicate - the martini cluster
the madeira - nightrider
the surfaders ~ dust from the sun "a greater silence" [turbasco]
1:40pm
ski lodge - time
day wave ~ hard to read "hard to read" [liberator]
charlie darling - since yesterday
kawairitsu - kagefumi [Japan]
cullen omori ~ hey girl "new misery" [sub pop]
2:00pm
shin rizumu - harunoniji [Japan]
pale spectres - your boyfriend's girlfriend [France]
some gorgeous accident - heaven sent [Philippines]
giorgio tuma with laetitia sadier - maude hope
2:20pm
marlover - farewell in the 60's [Spain]
tv girl ~ for you "who really cares" [s/r]
the very most - things too obvious to sing (featuring Geoff Crestwell from Pellow)
death by unga bunga ~ best friends "pineapple pizza" [jansen]
british sea power - please stand up
2:40pm
brideshead  ~ the mermaid "never grow up" [dufflecoat]
decibels - radio
milkyway - radio milkyway
magic kids - radio
elvis costello - radio radio
washed out - it all feels right
the go! team - the power is on

Saturday, March 12, 2016

2016 KTUH Radiothon!


Please show your support for KTUH and the Happyoblivion Show!  KTUH Radiothon is our fundraising drive for the year.  Your support will help us make important improvements to the station.  This includes an upgrades and other equipment for improved sound and reception.  Obtaining a backup translator will help prevent the loss of signal in case of lightning, other electrical issues, or when we have to service the main transmitter.  We are also moving to a new transmitter very soon, so you will be able to hear us island-wide at 90.1FM.  Thanks for your support!

Ways to support the Happyoblivion Show:
1) Call (808) 956 - 5288 during the show 12-3pm on Saturday, March 12, 2016.  This is the easiest way to donate!
2) Go to ktuh.org and click on the link to donate.  Then send an email to gm@ktuh.org to tell the station you donated for the Happyoblivion Show!

Pledge prizes:
  • The first $50+ donation of each hour will receive a KTUH Swag Bag and a T-shirt.
  • $50 donation: KTUH Radiothon T-shirt.
  • $100 donation: KTUH Swag Bag filled with KTUH goodies
  • $300 donation: KTUH 90.1 FM logo engraved HydroFlask (40oz)
  • $350+ donation: all of the above premiums!


Playlist updated as show progresses:
12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
death by unga bunga ~ make up your mind "pineapple pizza" [jansen]
dressy bessy ~ if you should try to kiss her "kingsized" [yep roc]
avalea and the glitterhawks - mary girl
letting up despite great faults - teenage tide
band à part - verano azul, invierno nuclear
12:20pm
the bilinda butchers - edo method
recreations - winter balloon
boyish - 1990
pictured resort - now and on
alpaca sports - i love you
12:40pm
the school ~ all i want from you is everything "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]
the golden eaves - no other
tv girl ~ (do the) act like you never met me "who really cares" [s/r]
the very most - good fight fighting (featuring Adriano do Couto from Postal Blue)
camera obscura - honey in the sun
heavenly - escort crash on marsten street
1:00pm
the hi-life companion - meet me at the pier
homecomings - great escape
juvenile juvenile - feel the same
kensai ogata - gerbera
night flowers - chaser
gomes the hitman - jozetsu sutakkato
1:20pm Surf Set
madiera - intruder (surf coasters cover)
the surfites - ankle busters
dick dale & the del-tones - taco wagon
burt rocket - boss board
los venturas - beach bunny
1:40pm
les bicyclettes de belsize - beatnik my guest (beat version)
tesco chainstore mascara - tomorrow
cola jet set - ahora te quiero mas
club 8 - late nights
the apples in stereo - everybody let up
lia pamina - whirlwind
acid house kings - save it for the weekend
2:00pm
hoshi - on top of the fence
teen runnings - high school love
northern portrait - some people
brideshead - at 45 rpm
the lodger - the good old days
2:20pm
houndmouth - sedona
kyohei yonemitsu - choking down
math and physics club - love or loneliness
silver screen - really no wonder
the simple carnival - caitlin's on the beach
teenage fanclub - baby lee
2:40pm
the minders - yeah yeah yeah
the orange peels - back in san francisco
jens lekman - postcard #33
tullycraft - stowaway
rose melberg - we're through
velocity girl - there's only one thing left to say
strawberry whiplash - stop, look and listen

Saturday, March 5, 2016

Welcome to the first Happyoblivion Show in March! Big news at KTUH--Radiothon starts tomorrow March 6 and runs through March 12.  Next week's show will be a Radiothon special, plus we will be switch to our new frequency 90.1FM at the end of the show at 3pm, if all works as planned.

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
night flowers - sleep
alpaca sports - need me the most
the school ~ wasting away and wondering "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]
the muscadettes - earthquake
homecomings - you never kiss (Japan)
12:20pm
plant cell - azusa (Japan)
brown recluse - impressions of a city morning
martin courtney ~ northern highway "many moons" [domino]
the hit parade - my stupid band
cozy catastrophes ~ hideaway "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
12:40pm
SaToA - sprout (Japan)
monochrome chocolate - kizuna (Japan)
literature - 14 seconds
lost tapes - war in the netherlands
post modern team - heartbreak (Japan)
sambassadeur - final say
1:00pm
muffs ~ changes "a salute to the thin white duke - the songs of david bowie" [cleopatra]
ski lodge - crush your heart
death by unga bunga ~ best friends "pineapple pizza" [jansen]
eerie wanda ~ to dream again "hum" [beyond beyond is beyond]
true love always - summer trains and tears (7" mix)
the spook school ~ vicious machine  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
1:20pm Surf Set
dick dale & his del-tones - hava nagila
the madiera - surf fidelis
the meltones - astronomic
burt rocket - bedoin banzai
the surfites - barrel run
the silvertones - bathsheba
tikiyaki orchestra - aloha, baby
1:40pm
the very most - today it is even better (synthpop version - featuring Laz McCluskey)
gypsy & the cat - inside your mind
super furry animals - inaugural trams
wild nothing - the body in rainfall
recreations - winter balloon (Japan)
hariguem zaboy - tender mind (Thailand)
2:00pm
tv girl - taking what's not yours
wildhoney ~ thin air "your face sideways" [top shelf]
the leaves - i'm not ready (Japan)
the crookes ~ i wanna waste my time on you "lucky ones" [modern outsider]
watoo watoo - searching for mr. right (France)
letting up despite great faults - teenage tide
2:20pm
summer fiction - perfume paper
california snow story - my life is only a daydream
kuryakin - take my hand (Sweden)
boyracer - nothing left
english singles - ordinary girls
northern portrait - the young and hopefuls (Denmark)
2:40pm
brideshead ~ if i sing for you "never grow up" [dufflecoat] (Germany)
cola jet set - no te enamores de mi (Spain)
balloon at dawn - short hair (Japan)
dressy bessy ~ kingsized "kingsized" [yep roc]
pictured resort - head west (beaf remix) (Japan)

Saturday, February 27, 2016

Special guest today, my good friend Patrick, who used to do the ska show "Boogie in my Bones" on KUCR 88.3FM at UC Riverside!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pkIbO8rcoL8

[playlist updated as show progresses]:


12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
lush - lit up
the jesus and mary chain - down on me
the pains of being pure at heart - my terrible friend
night flowers - chaser
wild nothing ~ tv queen "life of pause" [captured tracks]
12:20pm
teen runnings - sightseeing
apples in stereo - tin pan alley
teenage fanclub - sidewinder
ride - taste
the recreations - swing together
12:40pm
dentists - this is not my flag
boyish - hikokigumo sora ni hitosuji
parcel post - centimetres
brideshead ~ the mermaid "never grow up" [dufflecoat] (Germany)
wildhoney ~ hurts to hear "your face sideways" [top shelf]
the radio dept. - heaven's on fire
1:00pm
shin rizumu - in the mood for surfing
letting up despite great faults - disappear
the lightning seeds - the life of riley
stereolab - need to be
gene - be my light, be my guide
the bilinda butchers - teen dream
1:25pm Surf Set
the surfaders ~ sharkbait "a greater silence" [turbasco]
the madiera - everybody up!
burt rocket - the wreck
man or astro-man? - bermuda triangle shorts
the violentures - big hit
the hi-fives - mr. moto
shadowy men on a shadowy planet - rover and rusty
1:40pm
hepcat - the spins
new york ska-jazz ensemble - ska's the limit
rancid - time bomb
the specials - 007 (shanty town)
the maytals - john james
the skatalites - malcom x
basil gabbidon - goodbye pretty darling
2:00pm
aggrolites - it's gonna be ok
aggrolites - funky fire
laurel aitken - boogie in my bones
hepcat - daydreamin'
2:20pm
let's go bowling - cumbia del sol
chris murray - ex-darling
tokyo ska paradise orchestra - sekaichizu
momoiro clover z - chu tobu! ozashiki ressha
kero kero bonito - lipslap
2:40pm
the very most - sweater (synthpop version - featuring Thomas Guilcher)
the airplanes - peculiar times
attic lights - war years (reworked by la casa azul)
smiths - ask
juvenile juvenile - feel the same
saint etienne - erica america
skatalites - i wish you love

Saturday, February 20, 2016

Thanks for tuning in!  Today's playlist (updated as the show progresses):

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
kensai ogata - gerbera (Japan)
boyish - second summer of love (Japan)
night flowers - chaser (UK)
gomes the hitman - jozetsu sutakkato (Japan)
the bulls - prudence
12:20pm
plant cell - marguerite (Japan)
whisper voice riot - stargaze (Japan)
24hour control - pirlo (Japan)
boyfriend's dead - melting ice cream (Japan)
boys forever - poisonous
eskimeaux - power
12:40pm
ether feels - morning star (Japan)
monochrome chocolate - ohako (Japan)
the spook school ~ everybody needs to be in love  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
tenkiame - colour trip (Japan)
dressy bessy ~ pop phenom "kingsized" [yep roc]
1:00pm
ume ~ suffragette city "a salute to the thin white duke - the songs of david bowie" [cleopatra]
espiritusanto - poligono industrial (Spain)
balloon at dawn - teenage idol (Japan)
martin courtney ~ before we begin "many moons" [domino]
wildhoney ~ laura "your face sideways" [top shelf]
the recreations - summer days (Japan)
1:20pm Surf Set
the meltones - cabo del cabo
the vibrants - scorpion
the madiera - rogue wave
the sidemen - volo no. 1062
spaceguards - strangelove
burt rocket - sea-n-shore
the surfites - comet's tail
1:40pm
hoshi - on top of the fence (Japan)
the airplanes - olive trees with yellow sky and sun
cola jet set - seguro de felicidad (Spain)
the school ~ do i love you "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]
the yearning - every time i fall in love
heavenly - our love is heavenly
2:00pm
diiv ~ out of mind "is the is are" [captured tracks]
ride - not fazed
wild nothing - life of pause
beach house - lazuli
flowers - pull my arm
2:20pm
watoo watoo - un simple mot (France)
cozy catastrophes ~ remembering "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
VLIVM - life (Spain)
the suncharms - wash away
the artisans - yield to the night
we. the pigs - something new (Sweden)
2:40pm
summer fiction - dirty blonde
letting up despite great faults - disappear
silver swans - mother of pearl
the very most - polygraph (synthpop version - feat. charles burt)
los bonsais - nada que hacer
brideshead ~ at melancholy bay "never grow up" [dufflecoat] (Germany)

Saturday, February 13, 2016


We endearingly call it "Sex Jams Week" at KTUH, and today the Happyoblivion Show will bring you songs of love and longing!

12:00pm
the free design - i found love
the school - valentine
bmx bandits - i wanna fall in love
go sailor - together forever in love
misterfireflies - love so pure
goodly thousands - kiss me upside-down
la casa azul - love is in the air (Spain)
12:20pm
acid house kings - say yes if you love me (Sweden)
heavenly - i fell in love last night
allo darlin - kiss your lips
the bilinda butchers - boyfriend
nous non plus - c'est vrai, bebe!
the yearning - if you were my boyfriend
12:40pm
rocketship - kisses are always promises
post modern team - i just wanna make love to you (Japan)
alpaca sports - i love you (Sweden)
the bird & the bee - lovey dovey
rizumu & ikkubaru - love sunset (Japan)
lunchbox - give a little love
the primitives - through the flowers
1:00pm
pelle carlberg - i love you, you imbecile (Sweden)
the muscadettes - i'm in love
boyish - love affair
brideshead - love in june (Germany)
franny & zooey - i love you (Dominican Republic)
camera obscura - this is love (feels alright)
1:20pm Surf Set
tikiyaki orchestra - polynesian village love theme
dick dale & the del-tones - take it off
kaiser george & the hi-risers - i'd rather be with you
freddy & the heartaches - womp womp
sputnicks - so much love
1:35pm
pizzicato five - tokyo, mon amour (discotique 96 mix)
puffy amiyumi - angel of love (Japan)
milkyway - in love (Spain)
club 8 - when lights go out
summer aviation - love so fine
cozy catastrophes ~ coworkers in love "have you ever heard of cozy catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
barcelona - everything makes me think about sex
the pirouettes - acting lovers (France)
2:00pm
slow beach - lover lover
girls - saying i love you
the spook school ~ i want to kiss you "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
the siddeleys - love grows (where my rosemary goes)
soda fountain rag - lovesong for the geek
push kings - the wild ones
2:20pm
tv girl - lovers rock
gomes the hitman - koi no mikiri hassha (Japan)
rose melberg - not just to be loved but to love (jonathan richman cover)
bubblegum lemonade - your valentine (takes me back in time)
the love language - heart to tell
math and physics club - love or loneliness
2:40pm
the softies - i love you more
tender trap - love is hard enough
still corners - history of love
pains of being pure at heart - young adult friction
teenage fanclub - what you do to me
simon love - the meaning of love
3:00pm
ramones - baby i love you
post modern team - bachelor kissses (go-betweens cover) (Japan)
teen runnings - high school love (Japan)
the silent love - why don't you love me (Indonesia)
the school ~ love is anywhere you find it "wasting away and wondering" [elefant]

Saturday, February 6, 2016

Welcome to February! Playlist updated as the show progresses:

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
brothers in law - all the weight (Spain)
VLIVM - life (Spain)
the primitives - working isn't working
alpaca sports - need me the most (Sweden)
12:20pm
the school - i don't believe in love
cozy catastrophes ~ arbor day "Have You Ever Heard of Cozy Catastrophes?" [jigsaw]
the bosss - rain (Japan)
the chandler estate - spies
the golden eaves - no other (Germany)
wildhoney ~ ceiling fan "your face sideways" [top shelf]
the spook school ~ august 17th  "try to be hopeful" [fortuna pop]
12:40pm
ringo deathstarr ~ big bopper "pure mood" [club ac30]
frankie cosmos - sinister
cola jet set - aunque sea mentira (Spain)
bent shapes - realization hits
detective agency - lightbulb
head rose - don't let me down (Japan)
1:00pm
summer heart - pretty haze
dressy bessy ~ kingsized "kingsized" [yep roc]
soft science - breaking
watoo watoo - correspondance (France)
postbox - i want discopop! (Singapore)
marine life - big sur
1:20pm Surf Set
the mighty landshark! - devil's dragstrip
the madeira - cities of gold
the meltones - incognito
the kilaueas - malaguena
men in grey suits - pipeline
the surfaders ~ sharkbait "a greater silence" [turbasco]
1:40pm
amber arcades - right now (Netherlands)
knife pleats - terrible
heavenly - escort crash on marsten street
cub - i'm your angel
velocity girl - crazy town
beach house - wishes
2:00pm
the john buzon trio - mr. ghost goes to town
ken nordine - orange
acid house kings - tonight is forever (Sweden)
faded old city - orbit (Japan)
pale lights - boy of your dreams
malibu - i saw you yesterday
2:20pm
martin courtney ~ vestiges "many moons" [domino]
letting up despite great faults - ride
summer fiction - dirty blonde
pearlfishers - stella painted joy
the simple carnival - misery
2:40pm
dent may - you can't force a dance party
jens lekman - the end of the world is bigger than love
wild nothing - the body in rainfall
delorean - come wander
the bilinda butchers - all my friends