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See this week’s ‘Slicing Up Eyeballs’ playlist after the jump…

Intro: Love and Rockets, “Motorcycle”

R.E.M., “Discoverer”
Sonic Youth, “I’m Not There”

Paul Weller, “Heavy Soul, Pt. 1”
Vincent Gerard & Steven Patrick, “I Know Very Well How I Got My Note Wrong”
A Certain Ratio, “Shack Up”

Social Distortion, “Machine Gun Blues”
The Cult, “Embers”

Peter Gabriel, “Here Comes the Flood”
The Sisters of Mercy, “Lucretia My Reflection”
David Bowie, “The Hearts Filthy Lesson” (Edit)

Midnight Oil, “Sell My Soul”
Miracle Legion, “The Backyard”
Lloyd Cole and the Commotions, “Are You Ready to Be Heartbroken?”

Duran Duran, “Being Followed”



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