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.

 
08.14.16

10p
THE WYTCHES - C-SIDE (PIAS)
GOGGS - G++GGS (IN THE RED)
DESCENDENTS - FEEL THIS (EPITAPH)
DEERHOOF - KFAE MANIA! (POLYVINYL)
DINOSAUR JR - GOIN DOWN (JAGJAGUWAR)
RADAR EYES - CALLING CASSANDRA (UNDER ROAD)
RUSSIAN CIRCLES - LISBOA (SARGENT HOUSE)
ODONIS ODONIS - GAME (FELTE)
WIRE - NOCTURNAL KOREANS (PINK FLAG)
SULK - NO ILLUSIONS (PERFECT SOUND FOREVER)
NOTHING - VERTIGO FLOWERS (RELAPSE)
RYLEY WALKER - THE HALFWIT IN ME (DEAD OCEANS)
THE COATHANGERS - MAKE IT RIGHT (SUICIDE SQUEEZE)
CHEENA - CRY FOR HELP (SACRED BONES)
ARBOR LABOR UNION - BELIEF'D (SUB POP)

11p
BEACH SLANG - PUNKS IN A DISCO BAR (POLYVINYL)
ANGRY ANGLES - CROWDS (GONER)
THE JULIE RUIN - PLANET YOU (HARDLY ART)
PSYCHIC ILLS - BABY (SACRED BONES)
HERON OBLIVION - ORIAR (SUB POP)
PIXIES - UM CHAGGA LAGGA (PIAS)
EXPLODED VIEW - ORLANDO (SACRED BONES)
HEATERS - MANGO (BEYOND BEYOND IS BEYOND)
CONNECTIONS* - KATE AND EVERYONE ELSE (ANYWAY)
KT RAMSEY* - RIDDLE OF THE SON (KVLTVRE KLVB)
GRANT EARL LAVELLEY - LET THE LIGHT SHINE IN (EXIT STENCIL)
DANDY WARHOLS - POPE REVEREND JIM (DINE ALONE)
KRISTIN KONTROL - X-COMMUNICATE (SUB POP)
XENO & OAKLANDER - MARBLE (GHOSTLY INTERNATIONAL)
SPRAY PAINT - BURN BARREL (GONER)
BRIDESMAID* - RICKY THUMP (BRIDESMAID)