Independent Playground

The Independent Playground is the home for all underground music on CD102.5 and has been since 1998.


The Playground features only music from bands on independent labels. Punk rock, indie rock, hip hop, metal, hardcore, folk, lo-fi, and everything inbetween, its all on the Independent Playground! The Independent Playground also features live bands and guests. You never know who will stop by. Punk rock legends, local luminaries, and adult film stars have all stopped by. Listen to the Independent Playground Sunday nights from 10pm til midnight. It will make you smarter and more attractive to the opposite sex. Trust me, I'm not just the president, I'm a client too. -Tom Butler

Independent Playgound
Sunday 10PM-Midnight

To submit music for Independent Playground, please send music on CD or CDR with the band name, song titles, album name (if applicable), website, and contact info to: 

WWCD CD102.5 
Independent Playground
1036 S. Front St
Columbus, OH 43206

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Ohio bands designated by the asterisk.


06.04.17

10p
MONSTER MOVIE - KEEP THE VOICES DISTANT (GRAVEFACE)
SLOWDIVE - NO LONGER MAKING TIME (DEAD OCEANS)
MUTOID MAN - MELT YOUR MIND (SARGENT HOUSE)
BORIS - ABSOLUTEGO (SARGENT HOUSE)
ALGIERS - THE UNDERSIDE OF POWER (MATADOR)
WHITE HILLS - ATTACK MODE (THRILL JOCKEY)
P****D JEANS - LOVE WITHOUT EMOTION (SUB POP)
DANA* - DEMON DAWG (HEEL TURN)
PINK FROST - NEW MINDS (UNDER ROAD)
WV WHITE* - POSSIBLE (ANYWAY)
DUDE YORK - PARALYZED (SUB POP)
CHASTITY BELT - DIFFERENT NOW (HARDLY ART)
THE MOUNTAIN GOATS - RAIN IN SOHO (MERGE)
IPPS* - HUMAN BEINGS ARE GARBAGE (SUPERDREAMER)
SLEAFORD MODS - I FEEL SO WRONG (ROUGH TRADE)

11p
ADULT. - STOP (AND START AGAIN) (MUTE)
VEIL OF LIGHT - BRIDGES OF GOD (AVANT!)
SINKANE - FIRE (CITY SLANG)
SHE-DEVILS - YOU DON'T KNOW (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
BLEACHED - CAN YOU DEAL? (DEAD OCEANS)
RIDE - ALL I WANT (WICHITA)
GIRLPOOL - POWERPLANT (ANTI)
PALEHOUND - IF YOU MET HER (POLYVINYL)
WIRE - DIAMONDS IN CUPS (PINK FLAG)
THE MENZINGERS - YOUR WILD YEARS (EPITAPH)
BEACH FOSSILS - THIS YEAR (BAYONET)
HAZEL ENGLISH - FIX (POLYVINYL)
THE MARK LANEGAN BAND - BEEHIVE (HEAVENLY / PIAS)
HERE LIES MAN - YOU AIN'T GOIN' NOWHERE (RIDING EASY)
HOOPS - RULES (FAT POSSUM)
ROLLING BLACKOUTS C.F. - FRENCH PRESS (SUB POP)