The Sisters of Mercy

“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.


The Damned, “I Just Can’t Be Happy Today” (Machine Gun Etiquette)
Love and Rockets, “Kundalini Express” (Express)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Run, Run, Run” (Live) (Crystal Days: 1979-1999)
The Godfathers, “This Damn Nation” (Hit By Hit)
The Chameleons, “Singing Rule Britannia” (What Does Anything Mean? Basically)
The Jesus and Mary Chain, “Reverence” (Honey’s Dead)
Big Black, “The Model” (Songs About Fucking)
Jane’s Addiction, “Summertime Rolls” (Nothing’s Shocking)
The Cure, “Fear of Ghosts” (Join the Dots)
Front 242, “Soul Manager” (Tyranny For You)
Skinny Puppy, “Glass Houses” (Remission)
Pigface, “Prepare to Die (Go! Go! Go!)” (Washingmachine Mouth)
1,000 Homo DJs, “Supernaut” (Side Trax)

Joy Division, “Komakino” (Substance)
Sad Lovers and Giants, “Lost in a Moment” (Epic Garden Music)
Public Image Ltd., “Fodderstompf” (First Issue)
Gang of Four, “Love Like Anthrax” (Art Rock)
Soft Cell, “It’s a Mugs Game” (The Very Best Of)
Depeche Mode,“Pipeline” (Construction Time Again)
Assembly, “Never Never” (Never Never EP)
Pink Industry, “Enjoy the Pain” (New Naked Technology)
Ministry, “Effigy (I’m Not An)” (With Sympathy)
The Smiths, “Pretty Girls Make Graves” (The Smiths)
The The, “Slow Emotion Reply” (Dusk)
Bauhaus, “The Spy in the Cab” (In the Flat Field)
The Mission, “Love” (Carved in Sand)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “The Killing Jar” (Peepshow)

The Sisters of Mercy, “Lucretia My Reflection” (Floodland)
Rosetta Stone, “Darkside” (Adrenaline Deluxe)
Danielle Dax, “Whistling For His Love” (Dark Adapted Eye)
Alien Sex Fiend, “Hee-Haw (Here Comes the Bone People) (Acid Bath)
Nitzer Ebb, “Join in the Chant” (That Total Age)
Bigod 20, “The Bog” (Steel Works!)
Sheep on Drugs, “Motorbike” (Best of a Bad Bunch)
Cop Shoot Cop, “She’s Like a Shot” (Consumer Revolt)
Dalis Car, “Dalis Car” (The Waking Hour)
The Durutti Column, “Sketch for Summer” (The Return of the Durutti Column)
Lowlife, “Sometime Something” (Permanent Sleep)
Dead Can Dance, “The Fatal Impact” (Dead Can Dance)
Cocteau Twins, “Crushed” (Lonely is an Eyesore)


Got a request? To be considered for next week’s show, drop it in the comments below by noon Tuesday. Requests will be considered as long as they fit the show’s format and generally within the 1stWave era — and provided the host doesn’t harbor an intense dislike of the song. 





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