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.


02.07.16

10p
CULLEN OMORI - CINNAMON (SUB POP)
MARLON WILLIAMS - HELLO MISS LONESOME (DEAD OCEANS)
POP.1280 - PYRAMIDS ON MARS (SACRED BONES)
NIGHT BEATS - SUNDAY MOURNING (HEAVENLY / PIAS)
MILK LINES - PELLUCIDAR (IN THE RED)
MONEY - I AM THE LORD (BELLA UNION)
RJD2 - PEACE OF WHAT (RJ'S ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS)
DIIV - UNDER THE SUN (CAPTURED TRACKS)
RINGO DEATH STARR - ACID TONGUE (REVERBERATION APPRECIATION SOCIETY)
DANDY WARHOLS - CATCHER IN THE RYE (DINE ALONE)
HOOTON TENNIS CLUB - P.O.W.E.R.F.U.L. P.I.E.R.R.E. (HEAVENLY / PIAS)
RA RA RIOT - WATER (BARSUK)
OUGHT - CELEBRATION (CONSTELLATION)
THE THERMALS - HEY YOU (SADDLE CREEK)
BEACH SLANG - NOISY HEAVEN (POLYVINYL)

11p
NUN - URI GELLER (HOZAC)
WAX IDOLS - DEBORAH (COLLECT)
TY SEGALL - CANDY SAM (DRAG CITY)
BROTHERS IN LAW - ALL THE WEIGHT (WE WERE NEVER BEING BORING)
PINK FROST - VOICES (SMART LIKE VIRUS)
NAP EYES - CLICK CLACK (PARADISE OF BACHELORS)
PROTOMARTYR - UNCLE MOTHER'S (HARDLY ART)
THE DIRTY NIL - ZOMBIE EYED (DINE ALONE)
THE BESNARD LAKES - TUNGSTEN 4 - THE REFUGEE (JAGJAGUWAR)
ANIMAL COLLECTIVE - FORIDADA (DOMINO)
DUNGEN - ALLAS SAK (MEXICAN SUMMER)
SAVAGES - SAD PERSON (MATADOR)
THE BODY - SHELTER IS ILLUSORY (THRILL JOCKEY)
PUBLICIST UK - COWARDS (RELAPSE)