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POP Goes The World!

Feb 2019

Sage POP


A two hour adrenalized blast of rock and roll so pure, you'll want to grab your girl, steal a car, and hit the open road.



A Giant Dog “All I wanted” from Bone (2013)


The Detroit Cobras “Hey Sa-Lo-Ney” from Life, Love and Leaving (2001)


King Salami and the Cumberland Three “Do the Wurst” from Fourteen Blazin' Bangers!! (2010)


The Fleshtones “no tengo dinero” from Quatro X Quatro - EP (2012) 





The Delta 72 “Rich Girls Like to Steal” from The R&B of Membership (1996)

Barrence Whitfield & the Savages “The Corner Man” from Dig Thy Savage Soul (2013)

The Woggles “Big Beat Strong” from Big Beat (2013)

Swami John Reis & The Blind Shake “Sea Saw” from Modern Surf Classics (2015)






Local H “Wolf Like Me” from Local H's Awesome Mix Tape #1 (2010)

Thee Headcoatees “Ca plane pour moi” from The Sisters Of Suave (1996)

Jacques Dutronc “On nous cache tout, on nous dit rien” from En vogue (2008)

King Automatic “Le redresseur de torts” from In the Blue Corner (2009)

Belle & Sebastian “Legal Man” from Push Barman to Open Old Wounds (1998)






Thee Oh Sees “the dream” from Carrion Crawler / The Dream (2011)

The Walkmen “The Rat” from Bows + Arrows (2004)

Flat Worms “Red Hot Sand” from Flat Worms (2017)

Lost Sounds “I Sit I Watch I Wait” from Lost Sounds (2004)








Vundabar “Oulala” from Gawk (2015)

Stephen Malkmus & the Jicks “Baby C'mon” from Face the Truth (2005)

Nots “Reactor” from We Are Nots (2014)

Kids on a Crime Spree “Trumpets of Death” from We Love You So Bad (2011)





The Scientists “Frantic Romantic” from Frantic Romantic - Single (1979)

Zounds “Can't Cheat Karma” from The Curse of Zounds Discography (Remastered) (2007)

Wavves & Cloud Nothings “come down” from No Life for Me (2015)

The Hi-Risers “One Note Joe” from Once We Get Started (2007)





Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside “I swear” from Dirty Radio (2012)

Nobunny “Chuck Berry Holiday” from Love Visions (2008)

The King Khan & BBQ Show “Ocean of Love” from Bad News Boys (2015)

The Chesterfield Kings “up and Down” from Psychedelic Sunrise (2007)

The Little Killers “Jenna Lee” from The Little Killers (2003)

The A-Bones “geraldine” from Not Now! (2009)

All-American Playboys “what the hell” from All-American Playboys (2007)





Les Savy Fav “The Sweat Decends” from Inches (2004)

Baseball Furies “Arch Enemy” from Greater Than Ever (2002)

Sylvain Sylvain “Just one kiss” from Syl Sylvain and the Teardrops (1981)



Feb 2019

Cappuccino POP



This is the cappuccino my local barista handed to me before I came into the station this afternoon.
Clearly there was a desperation in my eyes as I ordered it.
On the plus side, at least her MFA hasn’t gone to waste.




Marching Church “King of Song” from This World Is Not Enough (2016)


Morgan Delt “Some Sunsick Day ” from Phase Zero (2016)


Triptides “wake” from Azur (2015)


Car Seat Headrest “Fill in the Blank” from Teens of Denial (2016)






Iceage “The Lord's Favorite” from Plowing into the Field of Love (2014)


Sweet Spirit “Baby When I Close My Eyes” from Cokomo (2015)


Bueno “Oh Lord I'm Confused” from Illuminate Your Room (2016)


Shilpa Ray “Shilpa Ray on Broadway” from Last Year's Savage (2015)


Sabina “Viva l'amour” from Toujours (2014)


Jacqueline Taïeb “7 am” from The French Mademoiselle (2002)







The Waking Hours “New Revolution” from How Does It Feel (2008)


The Garden “Vexation” from Haha (2015)


Naked Giants “Ya ya” from R.I.P. - EP (2016)


Flesh Panthers “The Lotus Eaters” from Willows Weep (2016)








Acid Dad “Don't Get Taken” from Let's Plan a Robbery - EP (2016)


Frankie and the Witch Fingers “revival” from Frankie and the Witch Fingers (2015)


The Dirtbombs “underdog” from Ulltraglide In Black (2001)


White Denim “At Night in Dreams” from Corsicana Lemonade (2013)


Upper Wilds “Roy Sullivan” from Guitar Module 2017 (2017)








Blumfeld “Verstärker” from L'etat et moi (2006)


Haley Boner “Kismet Kill” from Impossible Dream (2016)


Grinderman “Palaces of Montezuma” from Grinderman 2 (2010)


Matt Berry “Theme from Snuff Box” from Theme to Snuff Box - Single (2013)


Rey Pila “Alexander” from The Future Sugar (2015)








Bauhaus “Third Uncle” from The Sky's Gone Out (1983)


Life Without Buildings “PS Exclusive” from Any Other City (2014)


Magazine “Shot By Both Sides (Alternative Recording)” from Real Life (1978)


In Flagranti “Pick a Trick” from Brash & Vulgar (2009)


Lumerians “Burning Mirrors” from Transmalinnia (2011)








Meat Wave “brother” from S / T (2012)


Here Lies Man “When I Come To” from Here Lies Man (2017)


WYLDLIFE “Contraband” from Out on Your Block (2017)









Ezra Furman & The Harpoons “Take Off Your Sunglasses” from Inside the Human Body (2008)

Feb 2019



 Hey kids, guess what time it is!



The Cavedogs “leave me alone” from Joy Rides For Shut-Ins (1990)

China Drum “Can't Stop These Things” from Goosefair (1996)

Pixies “Planet of Sound” from Trompe le Monde (1991)

Pere Ubu “Golden Surf II” from Carnival of Souls (2014)





Art Brut “Wham! Bang! Pow! Let's Rock Out!” from Wham! Bang! Pow! Let's Rock Out! (2018)

Idlewild “A Modern Way of Letting Go” from The Remote Part (2001)

Far “Mother Mary” from Water & Solutions (1998)

The Love Language “calm down” from Ruby Red (2013)





Arctic Monkeys “Curtains Close” from Beneath the Boardwalk (2004)

Bare Wires “Nice to Know You” from Seeking Love (2010)

Generation X “Ready Steady Go (2002 Remaster)” from Generation X (2002 Remaster) (1978)

The Damned “New Rose” from Damned Damned Damned (1977)

The Clash “What's My Name” from The Clash (1977)






Dead Kennedys “Rawhide” from Plastic Surgery Disasters / In God We Trust, Inc. (1985)

Ween “Japanese Cowboy (Live)” from Paintin' the Town Brown: Ween Live '90-'98 (1999)

Obits “Two-Headed Coin” from I Blame You (2009)

Nix Nomads “She’ll Be Sweeter Than You” from Maximum R 'n' B - Remastered (2011)

JD McPherson “Let the Good Times roll” from Let the Good Times Roll (2015)

Primal Scream “Rocks” from Give Out But Don't Give Up (1994)






Super Furry Animals “Bad Behaviour (2016 Remaster)” from Fuzzy Logic (20th Anniversary Deluxe Edition) (1996)

The Godfathers “Cause I Said So” from Birth, School, Work, Death (Expanded Edition) (1988)

Flamin' Groovies “Let Me Rock” from Fantastic Plastic (2017)


David Bowie “Be My Wife (2017 Remastered Version)” from Low (2017 Remastered Version) (1977)







Satan's Pilgrims “The godfather” from Plymouth Rock (2004)

Man Or Astro-Man? “Defcon 5” from Defcon 5…4…3…2…1 (2013)

The Dambuilders “Smooth Control” from Ruby Red (1995)

Westkust “Swirl” from Last Forever (2015)


Bully “i remember” from Feels Like (2015)





Frog “judy garland” from Kind of Blah (2015)

James Clarke Five “Sexbombe Über Alles” from Sexbombe Über Alles - Single (2013)

Neu! “crazy” from NEU! 86

Deerhunter “Snakeskin” from Fading Frontier (2015)





The Elevator Drops “Proto” from People Mover (1997)


Wilco “Random Name Generator” from Star Wars (2015)


Mrs. Magician “Don't Flatter Yourself” from Strange Heaven (2012)


Japanther “Vagabond” from Skuffed Up My Huffy (2007)

Beach Slang “Future Mixtape for the Art Kids” from A Loud Bash of Teenage Feelings (2016)




Feb 2019

POP Survival



The Dandy Warhols “Highlife” from Why You so Crazy (2019)

The Divine Comedy “National Express” from Fin de Siecle (1998)

The Dears “Lost in the Plot” from No Cities Left (2003)

The Holloways “dancefloor” from So This Is Great Britain? (2006)





Stars “Ageless Beauty” from Set Yourself on Fire (2004)

Catholic Action “propaganda” from In Memory Of (2017)

Cud “Purple Love Balloon” from Rich and Strange: The Anthology (2006)

The Sunshine Underground “Put You in Your Place” from Raise the Alarm (2005)

Inspiral Carpets “Saturn 5” from Devil Hopping (1994)





Miss June “twitch” from Twitch - Single (2018)

Pop Will Eat Itself “Like an angel” from Now for a Feast (1988)

Marbled Eye “Laughing Sound” from Leisure (2018)

Tullycraft “twee” from Beat Surf Fun (2002)

The Would-Be-Goods “The Camera Loves Me” from The Camera Loves Me (1988)

Goat Girl “Cracker Drool” from Goat Girl (2018)





The Jam “David Watts” from All Mod Cons (Remastered) (1978)
Supergrass “alright” from I Should Coco (1995)

Choo Choo Train “High” from The Subway Organization: 1986-1989 (1986)

The Chesterfields “Ask Johnny Dee” from Electric Guitars In Their Hearts. the Best of the Chesterfields (1987)

The Young Veins “Cape town” from Take A Vacation! (2019)

The Frank and Walters “After Al” from Trains , Boats, and Planes (1992)





The Railway Children “A Gentle Sound (Original Demo)” from The Best of the Railway Children - Listen On (1995)

Close Lobsters “In Spite of These Times” from Foxheads Stalk This Land (1987)

The Wedding Present “Brassneck” from Bizarro (1989)

The Smiths “Sweet and Tender Hooligan (John Peel session, 12/2/86)” from Louder Than Bombs (1987)




The Woodentops “love train” from Giant (1986) 

The La's “Liberty Ship” from De Freitas Session '87 (2010) 

The Wranglers “Liza Jane” from Maximum R 'n' B - Remastered (2011) 

The Lemon Twigs “tailor made” from Foolin' Around / Tailor Made - Single (2018)T





Chainsaw “Love your money” from Eleventeen (1992)

The Rosehips “I Shouldn't Have to Say” from The Subway Organization: 1986-1989 (1986)

Black Tambourine “Throw Aggi Off the Bridge” from Black Tambourine (2009)

The Flatmates “I Could Be In Heaven” from Potpourri: Hits, Mixes and Demos '85-'74 (1988)

Tiger Trap “Puzzle pieces” from Tiger Trap (1993)






McCarthy “Red Sleeping Beauty” from That's All Very Well But? (1986)

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