Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (10/21/18)

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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.


Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Ornaments of Gold” (Peepshow)
Clan of Xymox, “Obsession” (Twist of Shadows)
Adam & The Ants, “Deutscher Girls” (Peel Session) (BBC Radio 1 Peel Sessions)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “No Dark Things” (Heaven Up Here)
Love and Rockets, “Bound for Hell” (Love and Rockets)
Public Image Ltd., “Low Life” (Plastic Box)
The Sisters of Mercy, “This Corrosion” (Floodland)
Martin L. Gore, “Candy Says” (Counterfeit 2)
John Foxx, “Underpass” (Metamatic)
Peter Murphy, “Hurt” (Live) (Hurt)
Nine Inch Nails, “Dead Souls” (The Crow soundtrack)
David Bowie, “I’m Afraid of Americans” (Nine Inch Nails V1 Mix) (Earthling)
Killing Joke, “European Super State” (Absolute Dissent)

The Cure, “The Drowning Man” (Faith)
New Order, “Murder” (12-Inch Version) (Power, Corruption & Lies)
Gang of Four, “I Found that Essence Rare” (Entertainment!)
Comsat Angels, “Red Planet” (To Before)
Psi Com, “Xiola” (Psi Com)
Cocteau Twins, “Feet-like Fins” (Victorialand)
The Mission, “Love” (Carved in Sand: Expanded Edition)
Lowlife, “Again and Again” (Eternity Road)
The Chameleons, “Singing Rule Britannia” (What Does Anything Mean? Basically)
Skinny Puppy, “Worlock” (The Singles Collect)
Revolting Cocks, “Physical” (Beers, Steers + Queers)
Sister Machine Gun, “Nothing” (The Torture Technique)
Niter Ebb, “Fun To Be Had” (Showtime)
Abecedarians, “Smiling Monarchs” (Eureka)

Bauhaus, “Hollow Hills” (Mask)
Big Black, “Racer X” (Racer-X)
Front 242, “Felines” (Front By Front)
The Tear Garden, “Coma” (Tired Eyes Slowly Burning)
Depeche Mode, “Everything Counts” (Live in Liverpool) (Blasphemous Rumors single)
Berlin, “Tell My Why” (Pleasure Victim)
Gary Numan, “Boys Like Me” (Dance)
Psyche, “Unveiling the Secret” (12-Inch Mix) (Unveiling the Secret)
Joy Division, “Insight” (Unknown Pleasures)
Cabaret Voltaire, “Nag Nag Nag” (#7885 Electropunk to Technopop)
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Almost Gold” (Honey’s Dead)
Course of Empire, “Apparition” (Initiation)
The Smiths, “Death of a Disco Dancer” (Strangeways, Here We Come)



Got a request for a future episode? Drop it in the comments below.





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  • kimmi

    Great show! Thank you! I loved hearing the Cocteau twins to.

  • Thanks a lot for the Tear Garden track! As next week’s show falls right before Halloween, some spooky stuff is in order. Suggestions on that front:

    Roky Erickson – Burn the Flames
    Samhain – To Walk the Night
    Fabio Frizzi – Main Title (Zombie sountrack)

  • Mat G


    Honestly- the best show I’ve heard in months!!! Great songs were dropped alll night…

    Thanks for playin a few of my ideas.

    For next week how bout:
    Dead Can Dance- Mesmerism
    This Mortal Coil- song to the siren

  • Hello Matt, thanks for playing the Nitzer Ebb request. Here’s a few suggestions for next week :

    Recoil – Edge Of Life
    Chameleons – Home Is Where The Heart Is
    Bigod 20 – Carpe Diem
    Sisters of Mercy – Driven Like The Snow

    And some good ol’ Halloween suggestions :

    Jazz Butcher – Zombie Love
    Alien Sex Fiend – Haunted House
    Japan – Halloween

  • Aphotic Empyrean

    Underpass was a long lost song for me. Thank you

    With Halloween on the way, how about Cemetery Girls from Barnes and Barnes next week.

  • Doktor Avalanche

    Great show last night! If possible, I would love to hear the following next week:

    Secession – Sneakyville
    Sisters of Mercy – More
    Warsaw – They Walked in Line
    Ministry – Over the Shoulder

  • Corey

    Matt, suggestions for the Halloween show:

    My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult – The Days Of Swine And Roses (“…zombie Christian vampires!…”)
    Bigod 20 – The Bog
    Alien Sex Fiend – Ignore The Machine (Electride Mix)
    Meat Beat Manifesto – Helter Skelter

  • Hi Matt

    – In keeping with the creepy season – how about The Window by the Flying Lizards? Much appreciated.

  • DJ Neidermeyer

    You played Course of Empire!!! (Sorry I was out of my car for that hour). Matt, you’re the man.



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