Kryptic Pop Thrills

I just spent the past 6 months playing musicians/bands only once: No Band Repeats! (I made exceptions for David Bowie and Prince, of course.) Here are the bands I played, in order: Wire, OMD, Adam Ant, Thompson Twins, Fire Engines, Pylon, Josef K, Richard Strange, Concrete Blonde, Blondie, Pete Shelley, The The, David Bowie, Marianne Faithful, Dalis Car, Talk Talk, Erasure, Depeche Mode, The Fall, Au Pairs, Wazmo Nariz, Martin Gore, Split Enz, Gene Loves Jezebel, Thomas Dolby, Simple Minds, Magazine, Laurie Anderson, The Jam, The Stranglers, Orange Juice, Squeeze, Gary Numan, Bauhaus, Red Lorry Yellow Lorry, Wolfgang Press, Cocteau Twins, Tuxedomoon, The Dream Syndicate, Colourbox, Legendary Pink Dots, Pretenders, Elvis Costello, The Tubes, Method Actors, Boomtown Rats, Crime and the City Solution, The Chameleons, Xymox, Sparks, Information Society, The Durutti Column, The Church, Cactus World News, The Fixx, New Model Army, Lords of the New Church, Peter Schilling, Romeo Void, Ultravox, Taco, King, Visage, Gang of Four, Wah!, Hunters and Collectors, Tom Verlaine, Timbuk 3, Arthur Russell, Colin Newman, Tears for Fears, XTC, The Gun Club, Wall of Voodoo, Bow Wow Wow, Ministry, The Cure, The Sisters of Mercy, The Police, Flesh For Lulu, Bill Nelson, Oingo Boingo, Kraftwerk, Cabaret Voltaire, James White and the Blacks, Iggy Pop, Captain Sensible, ABC, Martha and the Muffins, Fun Boy Three, Sigue Sigue Sputnik, The Alarm, The Moodists, The Wedding Present, I Start Counting, New Order, Love and Rockests, Book of Love, A-Ha, The Pet Shop Boys, Tina Turner, Eurythmics, Shark Vegas, AC Marias, The Glove, Fine Young Cannibals, The Psychedelic Furs, The March Violets, That Petrol Emotion, Fire Party, Marc Almond, The Cars, Danny Hutton Hitters, The Icicle Works, Plastics, Midnight Oil, Clock DVA, 400 Blows, Salem 66, Stone Roses, John Cale, Todd Rundgren, Flying Lizards, The Nails, Jeffrey Lee Pierce, Fad Gadget, B-52s, The Creatures, Tones on Tail, In the Nursery, Duran Duran, Yaz, ESG, Suicide, The Damned, Caterwaul, X, Shrink, Stiff Little Fingers, The Cramps, Chrome, Throbbing Gristle, Liquid Liquid, Classix Nouveaux, X-Ray Spex, The Adverts, The Buzzcocks, The Nuns, The Comast Angels, Soft Cell, Amanda Lear, Lene Lovich, 2 Belgen, John Foxx, Echo and the Bunnymen, The Smiths, The Chills, Suzanne Vega, Madness, The English Beat, The Selecter, Sister Carol, Joe Jackson, Nyam Nyam, Robert Hazar, Blancmange, Hazel O'Connor, A Certain Ratio, Surprize, Section 25, Joh Division, Haircut 100, Heaven 17, Go Go's, Altered Images, Aztec Camera, Ian Dury and the Blockheads, John Cooper Clarke, Public Image Ltd., The Birthday Party, The Blackouts, Young Marble Giants, The Human League, Frankie Goes to Hollywood, Yello, DAF, Essential Logic, LiLiPUT, Bush Tetras, Mekons, Swell Maps, Sonic Youth, This Heat, Culture Club, Shake Society, Klaus Nomi, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts, Husker Du, Wayne County and the Electric Chairs, Wendy and Lisa, Sinead O'Connor, Bronski Beat, Grace Jones, Tom Robinson Band, David J, Anne Clarke, Kissing the Pink, Personal Effects, The Feelies, Brian Eno, Lou Reed, Roxy Music, Infamous Menagerie, The Clash, Ramones, Descendents, Bad Religion, K.U.K.L., Nitzer Ebb, Big Black, Coil, Nina Hagen, Tom Tom Club, Midge Ure, Cuddly Toys, The Residents, Pere Ubu, Tubeway Army, 999, Zeitgeist, Paul Young, Howard Jones, Japan, China Crisis, Apsaras, Dead Can Dance, This Mortal Coil, Toyah, 'Till Tuesday, Cyndi Lauper, The Undertones, Amoebas in Chaos, The Wipers, Fall of Saigon, Prince, Shiela E, Chaka Khan, Click Click, Cultural Thugs, Renegade Soundwave, Chris and Cosey, Jerry Harrison, Falco, After the Fire, Mi-Sex, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Specimen, The Sun and the Moon, They Must Be Russians, Mission of Burma, R.E.M., Propaganda, The Questions, Modern Romance, Berlin, The Special AKA, DNA, Death, Bad Brains, Bastro Diablo Guapo, TSOL, Alien Sex Fiend, Daniel Ash, The Gadgets, Les Rita Mitsouko, Kate Bush, The Vapors, John Illsley, INXS, Riff Raff, Neil Young, Eleven Pond, A Flock of Seagulls, Zaine griff, Devo, Modern Lovers, The Saints, The Jim Carroll Band, Patti Smith, Talking Heads, 23 Skidoo, Scritti Politti, Peter Gabriel.

Past Episodes

  • Frustration and New Values + Ben Morey and the Eyes at the Bop Shop Aired: Friday, November 25, 2016

    You told me to get up and get out of the factory - you said you'd tell me why tomorrow. It could have been because of the danger while working: he and sleep were brothers, rolling along as the passenger of the cloudscape: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 11/25/16.

  • I Will Return, Move On Aired: Friday, November 18, 2016

    Twenty years ago, during the third meeting, we walk around the streets In a dream. Today, we open our eyes to find ourselves worlds away: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 11/18/16.

  • Democracy, So Gallantly Screaming Aired: Sunday, November 13, 2016

    The queen of Ur and the king of Um urged us, "Don't worry about the government in Washington, D.C." Instead, we should be asking those who fight the power, "how is it that November spawned a monster!!?" Mixtape from 11/13/16.

  • Jack of Spades, Break Dancin' Aired: Friday, November 4, 2016

    I'm a poineer - I let the rhythm hit 'em on the flipside, while you're just sleepin' on my couch. Let's go crazy and feel the heartbeat, doin' the electric boogie! Kryptic Hip-Hop Thrills from 11/4/16.

  • Sultan Swing, Bohemain Ballet Aired: Friday, October 28, 2016

    The avatar performed the chant of the paladin in order to celebrate the bullet within the house of fun. He was really into the twist and crawl, but people kept saying, "Get a job; you're selling out your future!" Warrior Sounds from 10/28/16.

  • Firetrap, Drive Blind Aired: Friday, October 28, 2016

    First, the Song of Solomon played, and then the Lion's Space Song, at the zombie zoo, where all the animals were arranged for viewing with their eyes wide open: Lipstick Cop Swills from 10/28/16.

  • Scarecrow and Devil Song Aired: Friday, October 28, 2016

    We live life without reason in a red barn in this ghost town, feeling the opposite of inspiration any second now. Inside your haunted head, it feels like you're winning, beneath the blade; just, if nothing else, please see that my grave is kept clean: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/28/16.

  • Killer Wolf, Haunted Heroes Aired: Friday, October 21, 2016

    The martian monsters started flying north, heating uptown in their UFO, to room 101, after dancing on your grave. According to the ghost story, their pistol was a piece of junk; nonetheless, they easily were the dominators: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/21/16.

  • Backwater Cascade Aired: Friday, October 14, 2016

    Some people took you as the passenger in my '49 Plymouth on Halloween night. They drove you to the haunted house on higher ground. Once you realized there was no escape, your train of thought concluded, "So what." Kryptic Pop Thrills from 10/14/16.

  • Shining Road, Another Engine Aired: Friday, September 30, 2016

    When the winds blow, I'm dancing with tears in my eyes because even though this is love's great adventure, Lucinda is softly saying goodbye: Kryptic Pop Thrills from 9/30/16.