Dark Wave Playlists, Radio — December 17, 2017 at 11:25 pm

Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (12/17/17)

“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.

Pictured: The Creatures

Nitzer Ebb, “Murderous” (That Total Age)
Public Image Ltd., “Public Image” (First Issue)
Ministry, “Burning Inside” (The Mind is a Terrible Thing to Taste)
The Creatures, “Pluto Drive” (Boomerang)
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Between Planets” (Automatic)
Southern Death Cult, “Moya” (The Southern Death Cult)
Concrete Blonde, “Tomorrow, Wendy” (Live) (Bloodletting: 20th Anniversary Edition)
Captain Sensible, “One Christmas Catalogue” (The Power of Love)
Anne Clarke, “Wallies” (Changing Places)
The Cure, “Sinking” (The Head on the Door)
Revolting Cocks, “No Devotion” (Big Sexy Land)
Ultravox, “Astradyne” (Vienna)
Asylum Party, “Pictures” (Borderline)

Love and Rockets, “Life in Laralay” (Express)
Alien Sex Fiend, “Dead and Buried” (Acid Bath)
45 Grave, “The Snow Miser Song” (Punk Rock Christmas)
KMFDM, “Godlike” (12-Inch Mix Edit) (Greatest Shit)
Gang of Four, “Outside the Trains Don’t Run on Time” (Solid Gold)
Red Beat, “Machines in Motion” (The Wheel)
Pailhead, “Anthem” (Side Trax)
Lard, “Forkboy” (The Last Temptation of Reid)
Wall of Voodoo, “Shouldn’t Have Given Him a Gun for Christmas” (Elvis Bought Dora A Cadillac)
Theatre of Hate, “Original Sin” (Westworld)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, “Nobody’s Baby Now” (Let Love In)
My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult, “X-Communication” (I See Good Spirits and I See Bad Spirits)
Joy Division, “Incubation” (Substance)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Fuel” (Porcupine)
Cocteau Twins, “Peppermint Pig” (Peppermint Pig)
David J, “I Can’t Shake This Show of Fear” (I Can’t Shake This Show of Fear)

Swans, “Love Will Tear Us Apart” (Love Will Tear Us Apart)
Bauhaus, “The Sanity Assassin” (Burning From the Inside)
Throwing Muses, “Santa Claus” (Hunkpapa)
Monaco, “What Do You Want From Me?” (Music For Pleasure)
Alan Vega, “Saturn Drive” (Saturn Strip)
Front 242, “Headhunter V3.0” (Front By Front)
D.A.F., “Der Mussolini” (Der Mussolini)
PTP, “Favorite Things” (Side Trax)
Depeche Mode, “New Dress” (Black Celebration)
The Lucy Show, “New Message” (Mania)
The Fall, “(We Wish You) A Protein Christmas” (We Wish You a Protein Christmas)
Cabaret Voltaire, “Slammer” (Micro-Phonies)
The Sisters of Mercy, “Doctor Jeep” (Vision Thing)
Meat Beat Manifesto, “Psyche-Out” (99%)
The Mission, “A Wing and a Prayer” (Children)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Night Shift” (Live) (At the BBC)
The Smiths, “Reel Around the Fountain” (The Smiths)


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





  1. Mat Gillespie

    Please play Advent by Dead Can Dance from their Spleen and Ideal record. I would be stoked.
    I am going to keep asking until you play it…. LOL

  2. Hello Matt

    How about “There’s Only One” by Tones on Tail? Thanks!


  3. Wow what an excellent show last night ! Thanks for playing 242. Great to hear the songs by David J, Cabaret Voltaire, and MBM too. For next week, how about something from this list :

    Jazz Butcher – Christmas with the Pygmies
    Hilt – Liquid Sole Shoe
    New Order – Cries and Whispers
    Nitzer Ebb – Lightning Man (if you could play my favorite version “Industry vs the Ebb Mix”, that’s be great !)

  4. December Sunlight by The The (NakedSelf version)

  5. Next week can you play Bauhaus – Bella Lugosi’s Dead
    Great show!

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