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Saturday, August 30, 2014

Today's show promises to be bright, cheerful, and uplifting.  Enjoy!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
super furry animals - rings around the world
the boo radleys - wake up boo
sambassadeur - final say
tape waves - i can tell
12:20pm
fonda - in the coach station light
aberdeen - sink or float
the luxembourg signal - distant drive
the artisan - the night i met tracey emin
linda guilala - verano (Spain)
juniper moon - el resto de mi vida (Spain)
the hobbes fanclub - why should you tell the truth?
12:40pm
the school - just let me be
bubblegum lemonade - caroline's radio
literature - new jacket
beverly - madora
the smittens - almost
the pains of being pure at heart ~ masokissed "days of abandon" [yebo]
tv girl ~ pantyhose "french exit" [s/r]
1:00pm
hibou - hide away
army navy ~ the mistakes "the wilderness inside" [the fever zone]
the bilinda butchers ~ less than "heaven" [orchid tapes]
alvvays ~ next of kin "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
the new pornographers ~ brill bruisers "brill bruisers" [matador]
helen love - pogo pogo
1:25pm Surf Set
the spytones - surfing salzburg
the stingrays - panic beach
the surfites - space encounter
bang mustang - six waves under
los kahunas - another summer song
1:40pm
lost tapes - war in the netherlands (Spain)
palms on fire - two hearts (Russia)
blackbird blackbird ~ love unlimited "tangerine sky" [OM]
cocoanut groove - midsummer dreaming
the yearning - it's you that i want
cape canaveral - oblivious (galaxie 500 cover)
honey mustard sauce - ice cream (Japan)
2:00pm
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
sameblod - suddenly (summer heart remix) (Sweden)
nightlands ~ so far so long "oak island" [secretly canadian]
teen runnings - don't care about me (Japan)
simian ghost - a million shining colours (Sweden)
juvenile juvenile - don't tell your friends (Japan)
2:20pm
the silent love - downhill (days cover) (Indonesia)
neshband - heaven knows i'm miserable now (the smiths cover) (Indonesia)
it happens - going outside (Japan)
kids on a crime spree - sweet tooth
space daze - woke up in the summer
franny & zooey - otto y ana (Dominican Republic)
northern portrait - when goodness falls
2:40pm
silver screen - really no wonder
the very most - today it is even better (watoo watoo remix)
working - can't wait for summer
reina republicana - me olvidarás (Spain)
the june brides - being there
third mirror - briller comme des etoiles (the pirouettes remix) (France)
parcel post - centimetres

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Another beautiful Saturday!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
hibou - shauna's house
army navy ~ spinning on the record "the wilderness inside" [the fever zone]
the pirouettes - oublie moi (France)
pillow - pure pure pure (Greece)
doggy - mon colonel (France)
12:20pm
the smittens - pants on fire
happy dagger - nite club (Japan)
the bilinda butchers ~ the lover's suicide "heaven" [orchid tapes]
palms on fire - cars (Russia)
nixon - climbing walls
the kensingtons - the ground came up to meet us
allo darlin' - romance and adventure
12:40pm
black honey - teenager (UK)
echo lake - this year
skittle alley - i must confess i have regrets
the jaywalkers - (you can't be) happy all the time (Greece)
freedom fry - scarborough fair
next time passions - untitled (Greece)
1:00pm
the artisans - the nearly man
the raveonettes ~ wake me up "pe'ahi" [orchard]
spoon ~ do you "they want my soul" [republic]
alvvays ~ atop a cake "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
the pains of being pure at heart ~ coral and gold "days of abandon" [yebo]
cocoanut groove - huckleberry
1:20pm Surf Set
man or astroman? - landlocked
men in grey suits - dr. ray
big surf - shadow of the sphinx
the meltones - breakers at hanalei
the volcanics - the baron
1:36pm
the simple carnival - misery
the yearning - dreamboat
teenage fanclub - baby lee
days - simple thing
from bubblegum to sky - the flash
push kings - sunday on the west side
tullycraft - sent to the moon
2:00pm
heavenly - wrap my arms around him
apples in stereo - you said that last night
holiday - saturday
the minders - more and more
velocity girl - i can't stop smiling
the secret history - our lady of stalingrad
2:20pm
lost tapes - blame it on rio
the very most - C.K.M.
veronica falls - nobody there
yo la tengo - here comes my baby
dance hall crashers - setting sun
tv girl ~ birds don't sing "french exit" [s/r]
camera obscura - french navy
2:40pm
shonen knife - (love is like a) heat wave
belle & sebastian - if you find yourself caught in love
the school - why do you have to break my heart again?
the decibels - kiss me carolynne
king of prussia ~ every girl "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
teen runnings - high school love(Japan)
nightlands ~ so far so long "oak island" [secretly canadian]
3:00pm
tahiti 80 - mr & mrs jones (France)
telekinesis - tokyo
avi buffalo - so what
kids on a crime spree - sweet tooth
pocketbooks - harbour lights
the muffs - rock & roll girl

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Today's playlist.  As always, feel free to download the show--link at the top of the page.  Follow on facebook and/or soundcloud.  Enjoy!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
cocoanut groove - afternoon
teen runnings - high school love (Japan)
the smittens - closer to fine
simian ghost - cut-off point
the pains of being pure at heart ~ masokissed "days of abandon" [yebo]
12:20pm
juvenile juvenile - don't tell your friends (Japan)
tape waves - i can tell
the bilinda butchers ~ less than "heaven" [orchid tapes]
secret colours ~ quite like you "positive distractions" [s/r]
tv girl ~ hate yourself "french exit" [s/r]
your imaginary friends - oh liza (Philippines)
12:40pm
the icicles - ralphy rodriguez
the school - when i fall in love
aislers set - long division
club 8 - a small piece of heaven
red sleeping beauty - the young pretenders
honey mustard sauce - sangria (Japan)
freedom fry - the wilder mile
1:00pm
the raveonettes ~ killer in the streets "pe'ahi" [orchard]
ayumi ishida ~ taiyou wa naite iru "nippon girls" [big beat international]
the very most - when summer finally dies
alpaca sports - telephone
les bicyclettes de belsize - simple thing
literature - grifted
1:20pm Surf Set
the stingrays - panic beach
die kosmonauten - life is too short
dick dale & his del-tones - the lonesome road
hayward davis and his quintet - bubble gum rock
frankie & the poolboys - teke, teke, teke
the astronauts - surf party
1:40pm
alvvays ~ next of kin "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
the new pornographers ~ brill bruisers "brill bruisers" [matador]
james - moving on
the jesus & mary chain - i can't get enough
the luxembourg signal - distant drive
army navy ~ the mistakes "the wilderness inside" [the fever zone]
2:00pm
linda guilala - verano (Spain)
got a girl ~ put your head down "i love you but i must drive off this cliff now" [bulk recordings]
king of prussia ~ the dean & the photographer "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
the kensingtons - s is for singing sha la la
the minders - i've been wondering
the apples in stereo - everybody let up
2;20pm
night flowers - embers
the zebras - chase (Australia)
hibou - goose tree
starf**r - bury us alive
the pirouettes - un mec en or (France)
OJ law - tongue-tied (Malaysia)
2:40pm
craft spells - breaking the angle against the tide
delorean - stay close (Spain)
the death of pop - whenever (UK)
beach house - other people
nightlands ~ nico "oak island" [secretly canadian]

Saturday, August 9, 2014

It's the calm between Hurricanes Iselle & Julio, though luckily it not as bad as expected here on Oahu.  Sending good thoughts to all the folks on the Big Island!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the radio dept. - heaven's on fire
the pains of being pure at heart ~ until the sun explodes "days of abandon" [yebo]
rocketship - your new boyfriend
teen runnings - i wonder what your mom's thinking (Japan)
cassolette - blame the weatherman
kishi bashi ~ the ballad of mr. steak "lighght" [joyful noise]
12:20pm
moments are moments [lost tapes + wallflower] - the saint valentine state
ryoko moriyama ~ ame agari no samba "nippon girls" [big beat international]
the gentle isolation - wind chase (Philippines)
franny & zooey - sorry, you're breaking up (Dominican Republic)
sweet apple pie - drink
jupiter sun - violet intertwine
bent shapes - 86'd in '03
12:40pm
literature - new jacket
alvvays ~ next of kin "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
artisans - tolerance
marine life - the young and the free
got a girl ~ there's a revolution "i love you but i must drive off this cliff now" [bulk recordings]
northern portrait - murder weapon (Denmark)
the luxembourg signal - we go on
1:00pm
violens - sariza spring
teenage fanclub - dark clouds
the very most - this is where i should be
cocoanut groove - huckleberry
liechtenstein - passion for water
army navy ~ the mistakes "the wilderness inside" [the fever zone]
1:24pm Surf Set
the storms - thunder
men in grey suits - goldfinger
the surfites - rainy days in space
the lost boys of penzance - winds of barcelona
the atomic blast - the amazing hypno-bear (on a unicycle)
the hi-fives - mr. moto
1:40pm
postbox - clouds (Singapore)
the decibels - windy
king of prussia ~ storming the beach "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
silver screen - a little more each day
acid house kings - under water
the new mendicants ~ cruel annette "into the lime" [one little indian]
2:00pm
juvenile juvenile - the picture (Japan)
tullycraft - stowaway
tv girl ~ birds don't sing "french exit" [s/r]
the pirouettes - autoroute opera (France)
hibou - motion
the bilinda butchers ~ edo method "heaven" [orchid tapes]
2:20pm
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
hooray for earth ~ somewhere else "racy" [dovecote]
blackbird blackbird ~ rare candy "tangerine sky" [OM]
stereolab - whisper pitch
zebras - try (Australia)
2:40pm
tape waves - age of consent (new order cover)
the hi-life companion ~ our years in the wilderness "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
the wellington - ocean (Indonesia)
night flowers - single beds
nightlands ~ so far so long "oak island" [secretly canadian]

Saturday, August 2, 2014

Looks like the Alvvays album is taking off like crazy now, but also I think the Proper Ornaments, Bilinda Butchers, and Teen Runnings with great recent releases.  Here's today's playlist.  Enjoy!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
moscow club - radio vietnam (Japan)
pushy parents - secret secret
cozy castrophes - pillow fight
youthmemory - dreamin' (Japan)
sunny intervals ~ counting the days back to you "step into spring" [s/r]
12:20pm
washed out - all i know
lipstik lipsing - suburban love (Indonesia)
beach vacation - washington weather
paellas - cut out (Japan)
the gentle isolation - wind chase (Philippines)
12:40pm
strange babes - holiday
alvvays ~ next of kin "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
silver screen - really no wonder
teenage fanclub - speed of light
king of prussia ~ every girl "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
morrissey ~ staircase at the university "world peace is none of your business" [virgin]
1:00pm
belle & sebastian - you're just a baby
funny little dream - please don't go (Indonesia)
ganesha mahendra - cinta mati (Indonesia)
lost tapes - blame it on rio (Spain)
the very most - today is even better (watoo watoo remix)
alpaca sports - i was running
1:20pm Surf Set
dick dale & his del-tones - break time
the trabants - coast of capri
the surfites - planetary stroll
los kahunas - goofin' around you
the titans - reveille rock
mr. gerrymanders - molicone surf
1:40pm
marine life - fool of a kind
the new pornographers - war on the east coast
cocoanut grove - afternoon
mieko hirota ~ nagisa no tenshi "nippon girls" [big beat international]
tullycraft - the punks are writing love songs
pelle carlberg - i love you, you imbecile (Sweden)
army navy ~ the mistakes "the wilderness inside" [the fever zone]
2:00pm
raveonettes - endless sleeper
hibou - hollow
tv girl ~ the blonde "french exit" [s/r]
the pirouettes - briller comme des etoiles (France)
the bilinda butchers ~ heaven holds a place "heaven" [orchid tapes]
the pains of being pure at heart ~ masokissed "days of abandon" [yebo]
2:20pm
tahiti 80 - bang (France)
bouquet - falling
the icicles - no good for you
teen runnings - high school love (Japan)
your imaginary friends - by beautiful intentions (Philippines)\
franny & zooey - sally meets c. (Dominican Republic)
2:40pm
zebras - fire fire (Australia)
the proper ornaments ~ summers gone "wooden head" [slumberland]
blackbird blackbird ~ love unlimited "tangerine sky" [OM]
arctic flow - isle of palms
red sleeping beauty - stupid boy (Sweden)
the bird and the bee - how deep is your love
3:00pm
shin rizumu - journey (Japan)
juvenile juvenile - wish you were my song (Japan)
mariana in our heads - the polaroid dreams (Japan)

opossum - girl
ringo deathstarr - so high

Saturday, July 26, 2014

The last show in July, my favorite month of all.  Indietracks happening this weekend in the UK!  Indiepop music and old steam locomotives in the English countryside--what a great idea.  New albums from Alvvays and the Bilinda Butchers! Find me on facebook and/or soundcloud. Enjoy and have a wonderful weekend!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
alvvays ~ adult diversion "alvvays" [polyvinyl]
zebras - try (Australia)
teen runnings - i wonder what your mom's thinking (Japan)
the hi-life companion ~ sabatini "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
the very most - let her dance
12:20pm
the pains of being pure at heart ~ eurydice "days of abandon" [yebo]
the pirouettes - danser dans les boites de nuit (France)
the bilinda butchers ~ heaven holds a place "heaven" [orchid tapes]
hibou - above us
your imaginary friends - oh liza (Philippines)
12:40pm
aislers set - the red door
the wellgreen - grin and bear it
linda guilala - verano (Spain)
the manhatten love suicides - (never stop) hating you
the spook school - you make it sound so easy
working - can't wait for summer
1:00pm
dump truck - back where i belong
ayushita - morning sugar (Indonesia)
the icicles - lemonade & somersaults
velocity girl - medio core
heavenly - lemonhead boy
acid house kings - say yes if you love me
camera obscura - let's get out of this country
1:25pm Surf Set
the surf zombies - candyass
the stingrays - panic beach
the surfites - mercurian surf stomp
the hi-fives - mr. moto
the meltones - mission to mazatlan
los venturas - beach bunny
1:40pm
walkmen - another one goes by
blackbird blackbird ~ feel it in my bones "tangerine sky" [OM]
craft spells - komorebi
third mirror - briller comme des etoiles (the pirouettes remix) (France)
the hobbes fanclub - why should you tell the truth?
parcel post - centimetres
2:00pm
king of prussia ~ actuary "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
the yearning ~ never learn to cry "dreamboats & lemonade" [elefant]
northern portrait - some people (Denmark)
the popguns - every dream
arctic flow - isle of palms
night flowers - embers
2:20pm
tv girl ~ birds don't sing "french exit" [s/r]
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
real estate ~ it's real "atlas" [domino]
belle & sebastian - blues are still blue
red sleeping beauty - after all (Cardigans cover) (Sweden)
franny & zooey - sorry, you're breaking up (Dominican Republic)
the raveonettes - sisters
2:40pm
nightlands ~ so far so long "oak island" [secretly canadian]
band à part - franny y tú (Spain)
juvenile juvenile - don't tell your friends (Japan)
shin rizumu - in the mood for surfing (Japan)
la casa azul - galletas (Spain)
beulah - gene autry

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Welcome back for another edition of the Happyoblivion Show!  You can follow me on facebook and/or soundcloud now.  Or just stick with the good old reliable blog.  Don't forget the most recent shows can be had from the link at the top of the page: "Directly access audio archives online here."  Thanks for tuning in!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
avi buffalo - so what
alvvays - next of kin (Canada)
blackbird blackbird ~ love unlimited "tangerine sky" [OM]
the pains of being pure at heart ~ kelly "days of abandon" [yebo]
when nalda became punk - DIY (Spain)
12:20pm
stereolab - get a shot of the refrigerator
postal blue - it won't last
moments are moments [lost tapes + wallflower] - the saint valentine state
the yearning ~ how will i know? "dreamboats & lemonade" [elefant]
band à part - contra toda previsión (Spain)
aislers set - the way to market station
12:40pm
sunny summer day - so much fun
the hobbes fanclub - stay gold
the luxembourg signal - we go on
another sunny day - you should all be murdered
strange babes - holiday
the april skies - fading dreams
1:00pm
tsuchiyamakoto - wooly minded (Japan)
juvenile juvenile - don't tell your friends (Japan)
shin rizumu - superfine (Japan)
f@shion - coming up into the light (Japan)
literature - the english softhearts
the bilinda butchers ~ less than "heaven" [orchid tapes]
1:20pm Surf Set
9th wave - tsunami escape route
the surfites - space mover
audios amigos - el avispon
the spytones - surfin salzburg
jason lee & the R.I.P. tides - snake eyes
1:36pm
the smiths - half a person
lush - lit up
king of prussia ~ carolina, carolina "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
northern fields - never take the beauty
las annettes - la luz del sol (Spain)
franny & zooey - daydream (Dominican Republic)
the icicles - margie
attic lights - hit and miss
2:00pm
puffy amiyumi - V-A-C-A-T-I-O-N (Japan)
teen runnings - high school love (Japan)
la casa azul - ¿qué se siente al ser tan joven? (Spain)
tv girl ~ birds don't sing "french exit" [s/r]
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
lake - perfect fit
2:20pm
bouquet - don't look now
real estate ~ crime "atlas" [domino]
nightlands ~ born to love "oak island" [secretly canadian]
tape waves - age of consent (new order cover)
arctic flow - january stars
2:40pm
falso primer ministro - un altar (Argentina)
the pipettes - pull shapes
helen love - you and stacy
the go! team - apollo throwdown
ladytron - playgirl
kensai ogata - bunny girl (Japan)

Saturday, July 12, 2014

Welcome back!  Got all kinds of great music again this week.  Also check out this great post & mix from DJ Ryan of Timbre Tantrums! http://www.timbretantrums.com/2014/07/summer-lovin-had-me-blastthen-shit-got.html

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
zebras - fire fire (Australia)
tape waves - let you go
tv girl ~ daughter of a cop "french exit" [s/r]
some gorgeous accident - luminescence (Philippines)
stars in coma - amelie
12:20pm
youthmemory - dreamin' (Japan)
the pains of being pure at heart ~ masokissed "days of abandon" [yebo]
the icicles - la ti da
franny & zooey - sally meets c. (Dominican Republic)
ramones - i wanna be sedated
northern portrait - some people (Denmark)
12:40pm
the yearning ~ lemonade "dreamboats & lemonade" [elefant]
the school - i love everything
tacocat ~ time pirate "nvm" [tacocat]
finnmark! - top of the pops
eternal summers ~ not for this one "the drop beneath" [kanine]
nightlands ~ so far so long "oak island" [secretly canadian]
1:00pm
sly hats - does he cry
the bank holidays - folded in half
velocity girl - tripping wires
the hit parade - you didn't love me then
the hi-life companion ~ dark heart "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
british sea power - living is so easy
slow beach - lover lover (Japan)
1:20 Surf Set
the grand bois - meltdown
the surfites - launch pad
9th wave - victory at sunset
martin cilia - koko head
the meltones - kung fu saturdays
1:37pm
the electric pop group - i know i will
when nalda became punk - a secret plan (Spain)
the very most - patricia
heavenly - cool guitar boy
teen runnings - don't care about me (Japan)
i was a king - norman bleik
camera obscura - honey in the sun
2:00pm
club 8 - the friend i once had
acid house kings - save it for the weekend
tullycraft - stowaway
push kings - florida
bedroom eyes - norwegian pop
the decibels - can't play tag alone
the apples in stereo - no vacation
2:20pm
holiday - well enough alone
the minders - i've been wondering
pocketbooks - sound of the carnival
the smittens - love record breaker
gingerlys - set you off
jumprope - man seeking woman
the free design - i found love
2:40pm
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
arctic flow - january stars
the bilinda butchers - edo method
king of prussia ~ the dean & the photographer "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
cozy castrophes - unlovable
la casa azul - la fiesta universal

Saturday, July 5, 2014

As an accessory to this blog, there is now a Facebook page, which you can find at https://www.facebook.com/mildmanneredDJ

Here is today's playlist.  Enjoy!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
gingerlys - summer cramps
parcel post - centimetres
some gorgeous accident - see you shine (ft cris miller) (Philippines)
tv girl ~ her and her friend "french exit" [s/r]
12:20pm
teen runnings - high school love (Japan)
paellas - cut out (in the blue shirt remix) (Japan)
the yearning ~ tomorrow night "dreamboats & lemonade" [elefant]
the school - when i fall in love
franny & zooey - otto y ana (Dominican Republic)
band à part - la merienda (Spain)
the pains of being pure at heart ~ eurydice "days of abandon" [yebo]
12:40pm
marine life - the young and the free
alvvays - next of kin (Canada)
bouquet - come to your house
finnmark - tugboat (galaxie 500 cover)
the flatmates - happy all the time
1:00pm
post modern team - the girl i never (Japan)
dean wareham - the dancer disappears
tahiti 80 - crush! (France)
avi buffalo - so what
the catalysts - autumn everywhere
conae - mrs. moss dress (Japan)
1:20pm Surf Set
the surfites - far and beyond
y niwl - dauddegpump
9th wave - tsunami escape route
the surf zombies - flat black
jet tones - twangy
reverb galaxy - invasion
1:37pm
les anarcho - okane wo moyasou (Japan)
mariana on our heads - the polaroid dreams (Japan)
pale spectres - for you (France)
arctic flow - january stars
lunchbox - give a little love
the yellow melodies - you make me fall in love
2:00pm
strange babes - holiday
the radio dept. - i don't need love, i've got my band
the hit parade - my stupid band
bmx bandits - take me to heaven (cineplexx remix)
the west coast pop art experimental - here's where you belong
zebras - fire fire (Australia)
2:20pm
soft science - gone
big troubles - make it worse
the hi-life companion ~ i served on ships "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
kensei ogata - gerbera (Japan)
the bilinda butchers - golden house (ft sarah psalti)
2:40pm
the very most - fireworks
friends - our love is true
king of prussia ~ anna nordeen "Zonian Girls… And the Echoes That Surround Us All" [minty fresh]
cozy castrophes - pillow fight
the new mendicants ~ cruel annette "into the lime" [one little indian]
kishi bashi ~ carry on phenomenon "lighght" [joyful noise]

Saturday, June 28, 2014

Seen on Facebook: a very nice post from the wonderful band Alpaca Sports and a great comment from Jeremy Jensen of the Very Most!  Today's playlist below.  Thanks for tuning in!
12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
papercuts ~ life among the savages "life among the savages" [memphis industries]
the smittens - love record breaker
the yearning - it's you that i want
johan hedberg - kickar grus (Sweden)
cassolette - our cars
12:20pm
night sports - substance (Denmark)
zebras - try (Australia)
strange babes - holiday
the hi-life companion ~ sabatini "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
the school - when i fall in love
gym and swim - octopussy (Thailand)
12:40pm
cold beat - mirror
cocktails - don't bother
paellas - cut out (in the blue shirt remix) (Japan)
photon - la fuite en arrière (en-joy)
ablebody - after hours
kensei ogata - bunny girl (spitz cover) (Japan)
1:00pm
wild balbina - stay alive
ivor macgyver - saliva
cosines - out of the fire
the proper ornaments - magazine
post modern team - the girl i never (Japan)
true i.t.c. - exit (Norway)
1:20pm Surf Set
dick dale & his del-tones - break time
the surfites - space coach
los venturas - beach bunny
hayward davis and his quintet - bubble gum rock
the meltones - the perfect wave
1:35pm
the pains of being pure at heart - until the sun explodes
the golden dregs - a life aquatic
teen runnings - i wonder what your mom's thinking (Japan)
pale sunday - emma's house (the field mice cover) (Brazil)
the lemons - lemoncita
juni järvi - looking at you is like looking at the sun (Sweden)
the very most - the motor-vu lights
alpaca sports - she'll come back for indian summer (band a part remix) (Sweden)
tape waves - all i can see
2:00pm
boyish - soccer club (Japan)
barcelona - kasey keller
le man avec les lunettes - Don’t Get Fooled By The Football Players’ Summery Outfit (Italy)
friends - our love is true
tv girl ~ birds don't sing "french exit" [s/r]
tenderfist - social club (Malaysia)
2:20pm
palmy - crush (Thailand)
white shoes & the couples company - tentang cita (Indonesia)
trespassers william ~ fairest of the seasons "I Saved Latin!- A Tribute to Wes Anderson" [american laundromat]
craft spells - komorebi
comet gain - sad love and other short stories
2:40pm
parcel post - centimetres
seagull travels - dream of the 90's stars (Japan)
special favorite music - machi wo arukeba (Japan)
the strange creatures - despite everything (Philippines)
slow beach - lover, lover (Japan)

Saturday, June 21, 2014

What a coincidence to have the first day of summer on a Saturday this year!  Well, you know what that means--the Happyoblivion summer song spectacular!  Indie-pop and summer, what better combination?  So let's do a summer-themed special show today.

Also, many thanks to the super DJ Audy for filling in for me last week!

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
the french pop dream - the 1st day of summer
the school - summer's here
tesco chainstore mascara - sun's shinin' for you
sunny summer day - in summertime (Indonesia)
tullycraft - wild bikini
12:20pm
summer heart - u got all i'm looking 4
aberdeen - super sunny summer
day ravies - sun up
gingerlys - summer cramps
the popguns - red white and blue
night flowers - summer rain
when nalda became punk - summer, you and me (Spain)
12:40pm
pop at summer - sunny day parade (Indonesia)
sunny intervals ~ until the summer "step into spring" [s/r]
wallflower - summer's end getaway (Japan)
obedient wives club - summerloove (Singapore)
carnival park - this feels like summer (Philippines)
the arctic flow - one wretched summer
1:00pm
tanaka of the year! - (we're) under the sun (Japan)
tape waves - looking at the sun
jacob borshard and helena sundin - summer will have its way
the electric pop group - summer's day
the very most - A Mid-80s Lower-Middle Class Family Summer Road Trip
1:20pm Surf Set
los kahunas - another summer song
aqua velvets - summer at dreampoint
frankie & the pool boys - ewa on the beach
mighty surf lords - sunset on maui
the beach boys - all summer long
1:40pm
boyish - summer portraits (Japan)
acid house kings - i write summer songs for no reason
wild nothing - summer holiday
the hi-life companion ~ meet me at the pier "our years in the wilderness" [no pudding annie]
king of prussia - spain in the summertime
2:00pm
kensei ogata - on the beach (Japan)
youth in my videotapes - summer rain, beside me (Japan)
even as we speak - swimming song
strawberry whiplash - looking out for summer
mise en scene - endless summer
slow beach - hawaii (Japan)
2:20pm
little ripple - light of summer (Japan)
future bible heroes - real summer
pearlfishers - we're gonna save the summer
nous non plus - Yé-Yé C’est l’Été (Summer Song)
jumprope - bright summer sky
the simple carnival - caitlin's on the beach
2:40pm
puffy amiyumi - swimming pool
sweater girls - summer girls
the moments - summershine (sea urchins cover) (Japan)
the ladybug transistor - like a summer rain
club 8 ~ hot sun "above the city" [labrador]
preston cochran - summer flings

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Welcome again to the Happyoblivion Show and thanks so much for tuning in!  Some great new music from the Hi-Life Companion, TV Girl, the Bilinda Butchers, King of Prussia, and some tracks from the new Eardrums Pop "Between Two Waves" compilations. 

I will be out next week, but super alumni DJ Audy will be filling in for me.

12:00pm
super furry animals - juxtaposed with u
king of prussia ~ carolina, carolina "Zonian Girls… And the
arctic flow - isle of palms
papercuts - do you really wanna know
keen on girls - sea wave
future bible heroes - real summer
12:20pm
tape waves - looking at the sun
secret colours ~ positive distractions "positive distractions" [s/r]
gingerlys - better hearts
the pains of being pure at heart - simple and sure
the sarah palin theme song - in my scene
space daze - line up on the solstice
the paris work-in - i will think of what you said
12:40pm
TV girl - birds don't sing
hearsays - the blind (Japan)
sameblod - suddenly (Sweden)
tacocat ~ snow day "nvm" [tacocat]
snow den - the beat comes
ok?no!! - that's OK, NO problem (Japan)
1:00pm
michael kamen - brazil
manic sheep - broken (Taiwan)
kulkas 2 pintu - pensil2b (Indonesia)
little big league - year of the sunhouse
silver screen - really no wonder
oj law - start stop (Malaysia)
minipop - rocket
1:25pm Surf Set
the mighty landshark! - devil's dragstrip
the surfites - moon made
the twang-o-matics - tennessee deadshot
the gamblers - moon dawg!
the meltones - vista del mar
1:40pm
glaciers - learning (Australia)
constantin veis - sweet hill observatory (Greece)
the magnetic fields - young and insane
kensei ogata - gerbera (Japan)
teen runnings - don't care about me (Japan)
kiyohei yonemitsu - choking down (Japan)
simian ghost - cut-off point
2:00pm
lykke li ~ never gonna love again "i never learn" [atlantic] 
laura k - beach comber (real estate cover)
real estate - talking backwards
the bilinda butchers - edo method
the steinbecks - at arkaroo rock (Australia)
2:20pm
the hi-life companion - meet me at the pier
the saint valentine state - moments are moments
marine life - the young and the free
beatles - across the universe
2:40pm
sambassadeur - kate (Sweden)
beatles - let it be
nightlands ~ born to love "oak island" [secretly canadian]
kishi bashi ~ the ballad of mr. steak "lighght" [joyful noise]
pizzicato five - it's a beautiful day
helen love - let's go surfing