Exploring the legacy of ’80s college rock, “Slicing Up Eyeballs” airs every Tuesday at 10 p.m. Eastern/7 p.m. Pacific on Strangeways Radio. If you caught tonight’s episode, pop over to the Strangeways message board to leave comments or requests for future shows. And if you missed tonight’s episode, it’ll rebroadcast at 2 p.m. Eastern/11 a.m. Pacific on Friday at

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

Intro: Love and Rockets, “Motorcycle”

Social Distortion, “Gimme the Sweet and Lowdown”
Johnny Thunders, “You Can’t Put Your Arms Around a Memory”
The Clash, “Julie’s Been Working on the Drug Squad”

David Lowery, “The Palace Guards”
Badly Drawn Boy, “I Wanna Be Adored” (Live at
Simple Minds, “Waterfront”

Pixies, “Letter to Memphis” (BBC session)
The House of Love, “Nothing to Me” (Live)
The Cure, “The Perfect Girl”

Gang of Four, “Who Am I”
Sebadoh, “Careful”
Primal Scream, “Damaged”

The Human League, “Night People”
Midge Ure, “Sister and Brother” (Featuring Kate Bush)

Orange Juice, “Rip It Up” (12-inch mix)



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