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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 music from Meat Beat Manifesto, 45 Grave, Die Warzau, Comsat Angels, Bauhaus, Shriekback, Cranes, Rose of Avalanche, 23 Skidoo, Skeletal Family, Front 242, Lords of the New Church, The Birthday Party 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 — 1/25/15

The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Kill Surf City”
Tones on Tail, “Go!” (Club Mix)
Die Warzau, “Welcome to America”
The Mission, “1969” (Live)
The Sugarcubes, “Delicous Demon”
Rose of Avalanche, “Dreamland”
Front 242, “Take One”
The Cure, “Fire in Cairo”
Comsat Angels, “I Get Excited”
Anne Clark, “Heaven”
Meat Beat Manifesto, “God O.D.”
Danzig, “Mother”
1919, “The Scream”
Peter Murphy, “Strange Kind of Love”
45 Grave, “Black Cross”

Ministry, “We Believe”
Daniel Ash, “This Love”
Death Cult, “Too Young (Riders in the Snow)”
The Sound, “Total Recall”
Shriekback, “My Spine (Is the Baseline)”
Cranes, “Lillies” (Flood Mix)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Night Shift”
The Smiths, “I Know It’s Over”
Nash the Slash, “Swing-Shift”
Concrete Blonde, “Scene of a Perfect Crime”
Bauhaus, “St. Vitus Dance”
The Birthday Party, “Jennifer’s Veil”
Skeletal Family, “Streetlight”

The Sisters of Mercy, “I Was Wrong (American Fade)”
23 Skidoo, “Coup (In the Palace)”
Snake Corps, “Miracle”
Joy Division, “Decades”
The Stranglers, “Always the Sun”
David J, “No One’s Sending Roses”
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Nothing Lasts Forever”
Lords of the New Church, “Open Your Eyes”
Depeche Mode, “Clean”
New Order, “In a Lonely Place” (12-Inch Version)
999, “Homicide”
ESG, “Dance”
Japan, “Talking Drum”
Love and Rockets, “American Dream”




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