Dark Wave Playlists, Radio — January 3, 2021 at 11:10 pm

Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (1/3/21)


“Dark Wave,” hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs’ Matt Sebastian, airs 10 p.m. to 1 a.m. Eastern 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, “Song From the Edge of the World” (The Best Of)
Joy Division, “Wilderness” (Unknown Pleasures)
Abecedarians, “Misery of Cities” (Eureka)
And Also the Trees, “Midnight Garden” (And Also the Trees)
1919, “Tear Down These Walls” (The Complete Collection)
Nitzer Ebb, “Join in the Chant” (Burn 12-Inch Mix) (That Total Age)
Revolting Cocks, “Dirt” (Linger Ficken’ Good)
Pigface, “Tailor Made” (Gub)
Leæther Strip, “Strap Me Down” (Solitary Confinement)
The Cure, “Subway Song” (Three Imaginary Boys)
The Gun Club, “The Stranger in Our Town” (The Las Vegas Story)
Concrete Blonde, “Darkening of the Light” (Bloodletting)
The Fall, “Cruisers Creek” (Peel Session) (The Complete Peel Sessions)
The Birthday Party, “Sonny’s Burning” (Hits)

Love and Rockets, “Inside the Outside” (Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven)
Cocteau Twins, “Lorelei” (Treasure)
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Taste of Cindy” (Psychocandy)
The Psychedelic Furs, “Imitation of Christ” (The Psychedelic Furs)
Death Cult, “Too Young (Riders in the Snow)” (Ghost Dance)
SPK, “Flesh and Steel” (Machine Age Voodoo)
Depeche Mode, “Work Hard” (Construction Time Again)
Minimal Compact, “My Will” (Raining Souls)
Shriekback, “Nerve” (The Dancing Years)
Pink Turns Blue,“Touch The Skies” (Extended Club Mix) (Touch the Skies)
The Sugarcubes, “Mama” (Life’s Too Good)
The Stranglers, “Let Me Down Easy” (Aural Sculpture)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Pictures on the Wall” (Crocodiles)
Morrissey, “Alsatian Cousin” (Viva Hate)
David J, “I Can’t Shake This Shadow of Fear” (On Glass)

The Sisters of Mercy, “Emma” (Floodland)
Pailhead, “I Will Refuse” (12-Inch Version) (Side Trax)
My Life With the Thrill Kill Kult, “After the Flesh” (The Crow soundtrack)
Killing Joke, “Frenzy” (Fire Dances)
The Slits, “Typical Girls” (Cut)
Bauhaus, “St. Vitus Dance” (In the Flat Field)
The Sound, “Party of the Mind” (All Fall Down)
Red Temple Spirits, “Electric Flowers” (Red Temple Spirits)
Sad Lovers and Giants, “Coulourless Dream” (Epic Garden Music)
The Human League, “The Black Hit of Space” (Travelogue)
Throbbing Gristle, “AB/7A” (D.O.A. The Third and Final Report of Throbbing Gristle)
Assemblage 23, “Sometimes I Wish I Was Dead” (Early, Rare & Unreleased)
Meat Beat Manifesto, “Everything Counts” (For the Masses)
1,000 Homo DJs, “Supernaut” (Side Trax)





  1. Can you dig up “Orange Appled” by Cocteau Twins for next Sunday’s “Dark Wave”? Thanx!

  2. Mat Gillespie


    Killer show tonight!

    For next week:

    The Psychedelic Furs- Ash Wednesday
    Dead Can Dance- Mesmerism
    Lush- Deluxe
    Cocteau Twins- Cherry- Coloured Funk
    Bauhaus- Third Uncle

    One or more of these would be fantastic-

    Thanks Matt!

  3. Can you do Ministry covering What a Wonderful world? Thanks Matt!

  4. Louis Cifer

    Might you please playeth “The God Film” by Gary Numan next show, squire?

  5. Happy New Year, Matt!

    My request for next week is
    Sister’s of Mercy – mother Russia/Dominion

    Really great episode tonight!

  6. Great way to start the new year. Especially the ‘Party of my Mind’ and Pink and Blue cut.

    Not sure you can dig this one up, but if so, would you consider National Velvet’s “Flesh Under Skin” for next week?

    If not, maybe The Telescopes “The Perfect Needle” for the shoegaze set.

    Thanks. Happy 2021.

  7. Happy New Year, Matt!
    My request for next week is Depeche Mode – Freestate off of the Ultra album. It would mean a lot.
    Many thanks!

  8. Terrific way to start the new year, Matt! For next Sunday’s show, I’d like to request “Let Beauty Loose” by Nitzer Ebb. Thanks!

  9. Constantine

    Primal by Slowdive

  10. Good first show of the year! Looking forward to this week’s!

  11. Gary Numan The Promise
    Have a good week

  12. Hi love the show! Could you play the KMFDM cover of Being Boiled by Human League? Thx!

  13. It was great to hear Gun Club and Cocteau Twins!

  14. Great first show of 2020!
    I’d like to request
    Mussolini Headkick – Your God is Dead
    MOEV – Wanting
    Manufacture – Armed Forces
    or Laibach – My Favorite Things

  15. adrenalin bauhaus. Happy New Year Matt

  16. Marquee Moon – Prince of Darkness

    Thx Matt

  17. Great show this weekend!
    FGFC820 – “Perfect War”
    Cranes – “Wish”
    NIN – Terrible Lie”

  18. Beatnik Punk

    See his soft bounce, what flexibility…

  19. Heard the program for the first time this weekend, and it is fantastic. Returning from masked shopping at the 24 hour grocery store and circled around the block many times to listen before logging in at home.

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