Dark Wave Playlists, Radio — August 29, 2021 at 11:05 pm

Playlist: Sirius XM’s ‘Dark Wave’ — hosted by Slicing Up Eyeballs (8/29/21)

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“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.


Wire, “Ambitious” (The Ideal Copy)
The Naked and the Dead, “Carousel” (The Naked and the Dead)
Killing Joke, “Let’s All Go (To the Fire Dances)” (Fire Dances)
Love and Rockets, “The Dog-End of a Day Gone By” (Seventh Dream of Teenage Heaven)
Fields of the Nephilim, “Preacher Man” (Revelations)
Echo & The Bunnymen, “Paint it Black” (Live) (Crystal Days 1979-1999)
Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Starcrossed Lovers” (Tinderbox)
The Lucy Show, “View From the Outside” (Mania)
The Smiths, “Bigmouth Strikes Again” (Live) (Rank)
Depeche Mode, “Fly on the Windscreen” (Extended Version) (Singles Box)
Propaganda, “Dr. Mabuse” (A Secret Wish)
David Bowie, “The Heart’s Filthy Lesson” (Trent Reznor Alternative Mix) (1.Outside)
Nine Inch Nails, “Dead Souls” (The Crow)

The Cure, “New Day” (Join the Dots)
Kommunity FK, “To Blame” (The Vision and the Voice)
Miranda Sex Garden, “Peep Show” (Fairytales of Slavery)
The Sisters of Mercy, “1969” (Some Girls Wander By Mistake)
Revolting Cocks, “Drums Along the Carbide” (Trax! Rarities)
ohGr, “Resolute” (Tricks)
Meat Beat Manifesto, “All the Things You Are” (99%)
CCCP, “American Soviets” (Original Mix) (American Soviets)
Ride, “Leave Them All Behind” (Going Blank Again)
Curve, “Ten Little Girls” (Pubic Fruit)
Bleach, “Seeing” (Snag)
Th’ Faith Healers, “Gorgeous Blue Flower in My Garden” (A Picture Of Health)
Lush, “De-Luxe” (Gala)

Brian Eno, “Third Uncle” (Taking Tiger Mountain By Strategy)
Bauhaus, “She’s in Parties” (Burning from the Inside)
This Mortal Coil, “Song to the Siren” (It’ll End in Tears)
The Mission, “Dancing Barefoot” (The First Chapter)
Nitzer Ebb, “Let Beauty Loose” (That Total Age)
The Electric Hellfire Club, “The Electric Hellfire Acid Test” (Burn, Baby, Burn!)
LaTour, “Cold” (LaTour)
Executive Slacks, “Wide Fields” (Fire and Ice)
Front 242, “Circling Overland” (Front By Front)
Joy Division, “Isolation” (Closer)
Royal Family and the Poor, “I Love You (Restrained in a Moment)” (The Temple of the 13th Tribe)
Tones on Tail, “Burning Skies” (Everything!)
Virgin Prunes, “Pagan Lovesong” (Pagan Lovesong)
New Order, “Waiting for the Sirens’ Call” (Waiting for the Sirens’ Call)


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. 





  1. Can you PLEASE dig up “Coffee Homeground” by Kate Bush for next Sunday’s show?! Thanx!!!

  2. Incredible show overall… a masterpiece.

    The David Bowie song caught us off guard haha…never heard that one… more like that, please

  3. I applaud the slightly different direction tonight. Leave Them All Behind is such a great song. Can never go wrong with Revco and Front 242. Gorgeous Blue flower, so good.

    Can we please hear:

    My Life With The Thrill Kill Kult- Shock of Point 6

    please and thank you.

  4. Tonight’s show was excellent Matt! My request for Next week is
    Lydia Lunch – Dance of the Dead Children

  5. Yes, very nice show! The LaTour brings you back

    How about “Cold Hit of Space” from Human League or “Algorithm” from Force Dimension for a future show?

  6. Great playlist, first time I’ve been able to listen in a month! Some suggestions for next week’s show:

    XTC – Complicated Game
    C Cat Trance – Shake the Mind
    The Vibrators – Baby Baby


  7. I agree with Xtina!! Kate Bush Coffee Homeground! Great Kate track from the Lionheart

  8. Especially dark episode of DW this week as we head into the fall!

    Here are some requests –

    Adam & The Ants – Feed Me to the Lions
    Killing Joke – We Have Joy


  9. Can you play some Riki on the show? I saw her open for Cold Cave and absolutely loved her.

  10. Matt- Nice work this week. I can say I enjoyed all three hours. Do you have Jerry Harrison’s Man with a Gun?

  11. Thank you soo much for playing Resolute by Ohgr :D Nevik is my all time artisit. Awesome Show!

  12. Great lead off track from Wire. Hour 1 was the winner this week. Great show.

    Please consider Danse Society “Come Inside”, the version off Demos Vol 1 in an upcoming show. Like this version better actually.

    Have a good week. Thanks.

  13. Great stuff – re-listening now. Fantastic flow throughout and sweet mix of the familiar with the slightly more obscure.

    A request as we’re heading into the season, how about Luna’s cover of Indian Summer…? Or, for something more groovy, “The Devil’s Dancers” by Oppenheimer Analysis?

  14. Always love your show Matt!
    Thanks for playing my request for PIL’s Fodderstompf a couple shows ago!

    Would love to hear DAF Der Mussolini on Sunday.


  15. Hi Matt, “Voodoo Dolly” Live from Royal Albert Hall is a Siouxsie fucking monster. Love that one. So many layers of build. Would love to hear it! Thanks.

  16. Request:

    KMFDM’s Help Us/Save Us/Take Us Away OR More & Faster 243

  17. Another great show, loved the inclusion of another Executive Slacks song! Enjoy the rest of your week!

    Noise Unit – “Deceit”

  18. Icy episode.

    This week’s Darkness Award:
    LaTour, “Cold”

    “When it’s time to take control
    Turn away and just let go
    You’ll find no true exuberance in the cold”

  19. Could you play “ Tunneling “by Ash Castles On The Ghost Coast here’s the link because i know most people cant find the song on anything but youtube and only the song tunneling is available on there i for one have the record but im not sure what you use to play music on darkwave but in case you weren’t able to hear/play it here it is .

  20. Could you play “Espresso” by Monochrome Set thanx

    Best song of darkwave last weekend
    “I Love You “ by The Royal Family And The Poor

  21. Could you play any of the following
    “Grievances”By daniel johnston
    “Graduation sex” by Depeche Mode
    Hello by alien sex fiend
    Kill joy by the end of your garden
    DeadmAns ass by the ghost host
    Crap!!!? Oh Shit !!! By navigating septick
    Grasshopper by pie manufacturers
    Spray by the killing joke
    Please do fuck me by the sceptics theory (cover)
    Greenfields of poppys by the danse society
    Chicken farm by the dead kennedys
    And lastly
    SexT.VPornoshitymagfunkfuckshipwreck by PIL
    Rare traxs all the way the PIL one was a b side than got removed from the market and was forgotten about that one was just a bloody bonus !!! I know you probably don’t have it . It was rereleased as a bootleg still as good as ever but anyways that me stop talking and say thanks!!!!¡¡!!!!iiiii!!!!!

  22. Another killer show. Keep em coming. I’d love to hear “Euphoria” by Killing Joke sometime. Thanks!

  23. If possible could you play “Curve” By : The Mermen

    Great show Matt !!!!

  24. Heres my list take your pick
    “Games without frontiers ” cover by Pop will eat itself
    “What a waste”By curve and ian dury
    “We have all the time in the world ”cover By mbv
    “Olivers army “cover By Blur
    “Satellite of love “cover by Morrissey
    “Umbrella “By Siouxsie and the banshees
    “Slut”cover By The Misfits And The Damned
    “Fairytale”by the fall
    “Mother of earth “ by the gun club
    “Rubber ring” LIVE by the smiths
    “Lions”by tones on tail
    “Shooting sun” by Siouxsie and the banshees
    “The stars we are”by marc almond
    “Driven like the snow”by sisters of mercy
    “ exercise one “( peel )by Joy division
    “Friends “ cover by pop will eat itself
    “Die you die” cover by the magnetic fields
    “Headmaster ritual “ by the smiths
    “Drive” by spaceman 3
    “Pissant” by the smashing pumpkins
    “Sci-flyer” by swervedriver
    “Damnation” by Ian mcculloch
    “Black mattalic” by Catherine wheel
    “Ceremony”by new order
    “Deutscher girls” bbc by adam and the ants
    “Paint work”by the fall
    “Coast to coast “ by the jesus and mary chain
    “Forgiven “ by echo and the bunnymen
    “Happy death men” by echo and the bunnymen
    “Murder by guitar “ by crime
    “Sex and flies “ LIVE by thee headcoats
    “The other side”by galixie 500
    “Shake dog shake “ live By the cure
    “London after midnight “ by the flaming stars
    “Dont fall “ by the chameleons
    “Feel the pain “peel by the damned
    “Lets go down to the woods and pray “peel by screaming blue messiahs
    “I found that essence rare “ peel by gang of 4
    “ no bleeding” peel by the wild swans
    “Felicity” peel by the wedding present
    “Teenage kicks”peel by the undertones
    “Sister Europe “ peel by the psychedelic furs
    “The hunted “ by 1919
    “Polarlicht” peel by Xmal Deutschland
    Thanks Matt!!
    Hope to here some good things coming out of DARKWAVE this labor day weekend the darkest of dark to you .

  25. General obvious

    Can you play “ london after midnight “ by the flaming stars for my BIRTHDAY!!!!!! which falls on labor day this year
    You have played it before and I absolutely loved it so if you can play it towards the end that would be closer to my birthday that would be appreciated thank you matt
    So great of a show

  26. Thank you for playing my LaTour request! DarkWave is my favorite show on SiriusXM. I enjoy using the app so I can listen to the show multiple times a week.

  27. Hi Matt. Darkwave & Howard are really all I have Sirius for! I wanted to throw tjis out as a possible idea for the show-
    We will not fall by Komunity Fk.

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