Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (2/11/18)

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“Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Matt Sebastian, airs 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. EDT every Sunday on Sirius XM satellite radio’s 1st Wave (Channel 33). The most recent two episodes also are available via Sirius XM’s On Demand service for online subscribers.

The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Blues From a Gun” (Automatic)
My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult, “And This is What the Devil Does” (I See Good Spirits and I See Bad Spirits)
Ministry, “Cold Life Dub” (Twelve Inch Singles)
Tones on Tail, “The Never Never (Is Forever)” (Everything!)
Xmal Deutschland, “Incubus Succubus II” (Tocsin)
The Sisters of Mercy, “Black Planet” (First and Last and Always)
The Mighty Lemon Drops, “Where Do We Go From Heaven?” (Laughter)
Public Image Ltd., “Another” (Plastic Box)
Nitzer Ebb, “Famly Man” (Ebbhead)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Lunar Camel” (Kaleidoscope)
Concrete Blonde, “Still in Hollywood” (Concrete Blonde)
The Cult, “Assault on Sanctuary” (Love: Expanded Edition)
Gene Loves Jezebel, “Bruises” (Extended Single Version) (Promise)

The Psychedelic Furs, “Imitation of Christ” (The Psychedelic Furs)
This Mortal Coil, “Strength of Strings” (Filigree & Shadow)
Ultra Vivid Scene, “Guilty Pleasure” (Joy 1967-1990)
Pale Saints, “You Tear the World in Two” (The Comfort of Madness)
Peter Murphy, “Marlene Dietrich’s Favourite Poem” (Deep)
Revolting Cocks, “Razor’s Edge” (Beers, Steers + Queers)
The Wolfgang Press, “Cut the Tree” (Lonely is an Eyesore)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Heroin” (Live) (Crystal Days 1979-1999)
Alien Sex Fiend, “I’m Doing Time in a Maximum Security Twilight Home” (Maximum Security)
Joy Division, “Day of the Lords” (Unknown Pleasures)
Cabaret Voltaire, “Sensoria” (12-Inch Version) (#8385 Collected Works)
Lard, “Can God Fill Teeth?” (The Last Temptation of Reid)

The Cure, “A Short Term Effect” (Pornography)
The Names, “Shanghai Gesture” (Swimming)
Love and Rockets, “Waiting For the Flood” (Earth Sun Moon)
And Also the Trees, “21 York Street” (Further From the Truth)
Fad Gadget, “Lady Shave” (The Best Of)
Meat Beat Manifesto, “Psyche-Out” (99%)
Depeche Mode, “Enjoy the Silence” (Harmonium) (Enjoy the Silence)
Gary Numan, “Mercy” (Savage: Songs From a Broken World)
Bauhaus, “Poison Pen” (Mask)
The Smiths, “Half a Person” (Louder Than Bombs)
The Wild Swans, “Archangels” (Magnitude)
Magazine, “A Song From Under the Floorboards” (Peel Session) (The Complete John Peel Sessions)
The The, “Love is Stronger Than Death” (Dusk)
The Damned, “I Just Can’t Be Happy Today” (Machine Gun Etiquette)
David J, “No One’s Sending Roses” (Etiquette of Violence)
Christian Death, “Figurative Theater” (Only Theatre of Pain)


Got a request for next week? Drop it in the comments below.





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  • Kimmi

    Hi matt! Great show! Can you play Julia by Asylum Party next week?

  • Rick Parker

    The Cure – Cold – Pornography
    Dead Can Dance – The Host Of Seraphim

  • thanks a lot Matt for playing Lard!

    How about “Midnight Mist” from the band Oneiroid Psychosis


    “Dead Metal” from the band Sex Gang Children


  • George Marshall

    World’s Away by Strange Advance. Asked for this many times. I think it falls in the ‘darkwave’ parameters. Help a brother out.
    Niagara Falls.

    • Strange Advance ! Reminds me of the good old days, listening to “We Run” on CFNY …

  • U.F.O.T.M by The Final Cut or Sumerland (Dreamed Version) by Fields of the Nephilim


  • Matt Anderson

    Ministry, burning inside?

  • Mat Gillespie

    Matt- one of my favorite sets in a while – great all around show last night

    For next week could you play:
    This Mortal Coil- Dreams Made Flesh
    Peter Murphy- Roll Call
    Psychedelic Furs- Wedding Song
    The Smiths- A Rush and a Push and the Land is Ours

    • Yes, Peter Murphy’s Roll Call ! Ever hear the “Recall” version ? (not the Reprise album version). Love the Recall version – VERY hard to find though – I believe it’s out of print. Came out in ’98 as a 5 song EP called “Recall”, and it had Indigo Eyes 98 on it as well.

  • Matt, thanks for playing 21 York Street by AATT. Really great hearing some fairly recent material from them on Dark Wave. For next week, how about something from this list :

    The Wake – Make You Understand
    Section 25 – Looking From a Hilltop
    Danse Society – Lizard Man
    Clan of Xymox – At Your Mercy

  • Hi Matt, huge fan of the show. Can you please add:
    Pink turns blue – walking on both sides
    Revolting Cocks – Attack ships on fire
    Siouxsie and the banshees – Happy House
    Sad lovers and giants – Things we never did
    The Smiths – heaven knows I’m miserable now
    Killing Joke – Death and resurrection show
    Siouxsie and the banshees – Israel
    KMFDM – Juke Joint Jezebel



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