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.

08.11.19

10p
PURPLE MOUNTAINS - ALL MY HAPPINESS IS GONE (DRAG CITY)
HISS GOLDEN MESSENGER - I NEED A TEACHER (MERGE)
THEE OH SEES - POISONED STONES (CASTLE FACE)
TY SEGALL - THE ARMS (DRAG CITY)
RA RA RIOT - BELLADONNA (ROB THE RICH / CAROLINE)
JAY SOM - NIGHTTIME DRIVE (POLYVINYL)
MIKAL CRONIN - SHOW ME (MERGE)
GREEN BUZZARD - I DON'T WANT TO BE ALONE (I OH YOU)
DUDE YORK - BOX (HARDLY ART)
STRAND OF OAKS - RUBY (DEAD OCEANS)
HOVVDY - CATHEDRAL (DOUBLE DOUBLE WHAMMY)
CEREMONY - TURN AWAY THE BAD THING (RELAPSE)
STARCRAWLER - BET MY BRAINS (ROUGH TRADE)
ALI BARTER - BACKSEAT (PIAS)
TWIN PEAKS - DANCE THROUGH IT (GRAND JURY)

11p
CHASTITY BELT - ANN'S JAM (HARDLY ART)
SALUGHTER BEACH, DOG - ONE DOWN (LAME-O)
THE VIOLENT FEMMES - I'M NOTHING (PIAS)
TEAM DRESCH - YOUR HANDS IN MY POCKETS (JEALOUS BUTCHER)
DIIV - SKIN GAME (CAPTURED TRACKS)
VIVIAN GIRLS - SICK (POLYVINYL)
RIDE - REPETITION (WICHITA)
CHELSEA WOLFE - THE MOTHER ROAD (SARGENT HOUSE)
FEVER RAY - I'M STILL NOT DONE (MUTE)
JUICEBOXXX - COINSTAR SONG (DANGERBIRD)
SERATONES - GOTTA GET TO KNOW YA (NEW WEST)
CHERRY GLAZERR - OHIO (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
THE MURDER CAPITAL - DON'T CLING TO LIFE (HUMAN SEASON)
ORVILLE PECK - WINDS CHANGE (SUB POP)
THE ALLAH LAS - IN THE AIR (MEXICAN SUMMER)
THE POP GROUP - SHE IS BEYOND GOOD AND EVIL (MUTE)
DEATH BELLS - AROUND THE BEND (METROPOLITAN INDIAN)