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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 Wire, The Church and Gang of Four, plus old favorites by Specimen, The Sisterhood, A Certain Ratio, Revolting Cocks, The The, Public Image Ltd., The Naked and the Dead, Poesie Noire, The Sound 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 — 2/22/15

The Cure, “Cold”
Killing Joke, “Change”
Public Image Ltd., “Death Disco”
Specimen, “Kiss Kiss Bang Bang”
Wire, “Joust & Jostle”
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, “The Mercy Seat”
Anne Clark, “Our Darkness”
The Sisters of Mercy, “Emma”
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Paint It, Black” (Live)
Front Line Assembly, “Right Hand of Heaven”
Red Lorry Yellow Lorry, “Talk About the Weather”
John Foxx, “Burning Car”
The Cult, “(Here Comes The) Rain”

Nine Inch Nails, “Suck”
The Naked and the Dead, “The Gate”
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Reverence”
The Church, “Vanishing Man”
The Smiths, “Asleep”
Love and Rockets, “Mirror People” (Live)
A Certain Ratio, “Knife Slits Water” (12-Inch Version)
Poesie Noire, “Pity For the Self”
The Human League, “Seconds”
Depeche Mode, “New Dress”
Yazoo, “Winter Kills”
The Sugarcubes, “Coldsweat”
Skinny Puppy, “Tin Omen”

Joy Division, “Wilderness”
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Sweetest Chill”
The Sound, “Longest Days”
Cabaret Voltaire, “Do Right”
The Cruxshadows, “Bloodline”
Revolting Cocks, “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?”
Gang of Four f/ Alison Mosshart, “England’s In My Bones”
The The, “Helpline Operator”
The Mission, “Wasteland” (Live)
The Danse Society, “2000 Light Years From Home”
The Sisterhood, “Rain From Heaven”
March Violets, “Lights Go Out”
Bauhaus, “Rosegarden Funeral of Sores”




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