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! 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 to tbutler@cd1025.com or you can send physical copies on CD or vinyl with the band name, song titles, album name (if applicable), website, and contact info to: 

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Independent Playground
1036 S. Front St
Columbus, OH 43206

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Ohio bands designated by the asterisk.

06.16.19

10p
GENERATIONALS - BREAKING YOUR SILENCE (POLYVINYL)
MEMBRANES - A STRANGE PERFUME (CHERRY RED)
THE SOFT CAVALRY - DIVE (BELLA UNION / PIAS)
LOST UNDER HEAVEN - TEEN VIOLENCE (MUTE)
REPEAT REPEAT - HI, I'M WAITING (DANGERBIRD)
WIVES - THE 20 TENS (CITY SLANG)
METZ - DRY (SUB POP)
GIRL BAND - SHOULDERBLADES (ROUGH TRADE)
PENELOPE ISLES - LEIPZIG (BELLA UNION / PIAS)
JAY SOM - SUPERBIKE (POLYVINYL)
TY SEGALL - TASTE (DRAG CITY)
DRAB MAJESTY - LONG DIVISION (DAIS)
SLEATER KINNEY - HURRY ONE HOME (MOM + POP)
BLEACHED - HARD TO KILL (DEAD OCEANS)
GAUCHE - PAY DAY (MERGE)
KHRUANGBIN - MARY ALWAYS (DEAD OCEANS)

11p
PALEHOUND - AARON (POLYVINYL)
CAYUCAS - REAL LIFE (PARK THE VAN)
YEASAYER - ECSTATIC BABY (YEASAYER)
PURPLE MOUNTAINS - ALL MY HAPPINESS IS GONE (DRAG CITY)
ALL THE SAINTS - CREEK (CHUNKLET)
BRAT CURSE* - PSYCHO IN THE FURNACE (ANYWAY)
BLACK MOUNTAIN - HIGH RISE (JAGJAGUWAR)
TEENAGE WRIST - BELIEVE IN THE WRONG THINGS (EPITAPH)
CLINIC - LAUGHING CAVALIER (DOMINO)
TITUS ANDRONICUS - TUMULT AROUND THE WORLD (MERGE)
MAPS - SURVEIL (MUTE)
PLEASURE SYMBOLS - HEAVY BREATHING (AVANT!)
MARIKA HACKMAN - I'M NOT WHERE YOU ARE (SUB POP)
ROSETTA STONE - BE THERE TOMORROW (CLEOPATRA)
FONTAINES D.C. - BIG (PARTISAN)
NOTS - PERSONA (GONER)