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.

 
07.17.16

10p
THE JULIE RUIN - PLANET YOU (HARDLY ART)
CHEENA - 7 NIGHTS (SACRED BONES)
SULK - NO ILLUSIONS (PERFECT SOUND FOREVER)
GRANT EARL LAVALLEY - LET THE LIGHT SHONE IN (EXIT STENCIL)
KT RAMSEY* - RIDDLE OF THE SON (KVLTVRE KLVB)
EXPLODED VIEW - ORLANDO (SACRED BONES)
DINOSAUR JR - TINY (JAGJAGUWAR)
DEERHOOF - KAFE MANIA! (POLYVINYL)
CONNECTIONS* - KATE AND EVERYONE ELSE (ANYWAY)
MERCHANDISE - FLOWER OF SEX (4AD)
XENO & OAKLANDER - MARBLE (GHOSTLY INTERNATIONAL)
NOTHING - CURSE OF THE SUN (RELAPSE)
THE GOTOBEDS - BRASS NOT RASH (SUB POP)
THE COATHANGERS - MAKE IT RIGHT (SUICIDE SQUEEZE)
JOEY ACES & THE DEAL - TENNESSEE (SELF RELEASED)

11p
MIKE & THE MELVINS - LIMITED TEETH (SUB POP)
TOUCHED BY GHOUL - B.A.C.M. (UNDER ROAD)
TACOCAT - I LOVE SEATTLE (HARDLY ART)
ODONIS ODONIS - GAME (FELTE)
KRISTIN KONTROL - X-COMMUNICATE (SUB POP)
SPRAY PAINT - BURN BARREL (GONER)
PSYCHIC ILLS - BABY (SACRED BONES)
BOB MOULD - PRAY FOR RAIN (MERGE)
ANGRY ANGLES - CROWDS (GONER)
KYLE CRAFT - PENTECOST (SUB POP)
MINOR VICTORIES - SCATTERED ASHES (FAT POSSUM)
WHITE LUNG - BELOW (DOMINO)
BOOTBLACKS - SOUTH POLE (MANIC DEPRESSION)
MARISSA NADLER - KATIE I KNOW (SACRED BONES)
THE BESNARD LAKES - TUNGSTEN 4 - THE REFUGEE (JAGJAGUWAR)