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Tonight’s edition of “Dark Wave” — the Sunday night celebration of the “darker side of classic alternative” on Sirius XM’s 1st Wave — featured brand-new music from Morrissey, Echo & The Bunnymen and The Mission,  plus favorites from Magazine, The Jesus and Mary Chain, 1,000 Homo DJs, Xmal Deutschland, Cabaret Voltaire, Lard, Sheriekback, Lords of the New Church, Siouxsie and the Banshees and more.

“Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs founder/editor Matt Sebastian, airs every Sunday from 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Eastern on Sirius XM’s 1st Wave (Channel 33). The most recent two episodes also are available as part of Sirius XM’s new On Demand service for online subscribers.

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Playlist: “Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Matt Sebastian — 5/25/14

Bauhaus, “Stigmata Martyr”
Magazine, “A Song From Under the Floorboards” (Peel Session)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Arabian Knights”
Asylum Party, “Play Alone”
Lard, “The Power of Lard”
New Order, “Your Silent Face” (Live)
Red Lorry Yellow Lorry, “Monkey’s On Juice”
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Lovers on the Run”
John Foxx, “Europe After the Rain”
Flesh For Lulu, “Cat Burglar”
Morrissey, “Istanbul”
Nitzer Ebb, “Warsaw Ghetto”
A Certain Ratio, “Do the Du”
Depeche Mode, “Precious”

Skinny Puppy, “Testure” (S.F. Mix)
Fields of the Nephilim, “For Her Light”
The Damned, “The Limit Club”
The Cure, “In Your House”
Roxy Music, “The Main Thing”
Belfegore, “Into the Dungeon”
Killing Joke, “Follow the Leaders”
The The, “Helpline Operator”
The Cult, “Black Angel”
Xymox, “Evelyn”
The Mission, “All Along the Watchtower”
Peter Gabriel, “Intruder”
The Sisters of Mercy, “Driven Like the Snow”
Shriekback, “Under the Lights”

The Smiths, “What Difference Does It Make?” (Peel Session)
The Lucy Show, “The White Space”
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “The Hardest Walk”
Gang of Four, “I Love a Man in Uniform”
1,000 Homo DJs f/ Trent Reznor, “Supernaut”
Love and Rockets, “It Could Be Sunshine”
The March Violets, “Crow Baby”
Cocteau Twins, “The Spangle Maker”
Kate Bush, “The Dreaming”
Xmal Deutschland, “Mondlicht”
Ministry, “The Angel”
Lords of the New Church, “Russian Roulette”
Cabaret Voltaire, “Don’t Argue”
Public Image Ltd., “The Order of Death”




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