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 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: 

WWCD CD102.5 
Independent Playground
1036 S. Front St
Columbus, OH 43206

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Ohio bands designated by the asterisk.


12.02.18

10p
FLASHER - PUNCHING UP (DOMINO)
DU BLONDE - BUDDY (MOSHI MOSHI)
PARQUET COURTS - WE R IN CONTROL (ROUGH TRADE)
MOVING PANORAMAS - BABY BLUES (MODERN OUTSIDER)
THE DAYSLEEPERS - TROPICS (MY DAYDREAM)
BOYGENIUS - ME & MY DOG (MATADOR)
BEIRUT - GALLIPOLI (4AD)
CALVIN JOHNSON - WHEREFORE ART THOU (K)
PHOSPHORESCENT - NEW BIRTH IN NEW ENGLAND (DEAD OCEANS)
MUDHONEY - KILL YOURSELF LIVE (SUB POP)
SHOGUN & THE SHEETS - HOLD ON KID (WHAT'S YOUR RUPTURE?)
DEATH VALLEY GIRLS - DISASTER (IS WHAT WE'RE AFTER) (SUICIDE SQUEEZE)
CARBONAS - FROTHING AT THE MOUTH (GONER)
F****D UP - TELL ME WHAT YOU SEE (MERGE)
THE FRIGHTS - OVER IT (EPITAPH)

11p
SHARON VAN ETTEN - COMEBACK KID (JAGJAGUWAR)
SWERVEDRIVER - MARY WINTER (DANGERBIRD)
PIROSHKA - EVERLASTINGLY YOURS (PIAS)
DEERHUNTER - DEATH IN MIDSUMMER (4AD)
GRAPETOOTH - BLOOD (POLYVINYL)
BAD SUNS - AWAY WE GO (EPITAPH)
STARCRAWLER - HOLLYWOOD ENDING (ROUGH TRADE)
LALA LALA - I GET CUT (HARDLY ART)
DAUGHTERS - THE REASON THEY HATE ME (IPECAC)
BUZZ KULL - DESTINATION (AVANT! / FUNERAL PARTY)
MISERABLE - GASOLINE (SARGENT HOUSE)
GIRLPOOL - LUCY'S (ANTI)
SPIRITUAL CRAMP - I FEEL BAD BEIN' ME (DERANGED)
SICK THOUGHTS - HEADACHE (GONER)
DANDY WARHOLS - BE ALRIGHT (DINE ALONE)
ARE WE STATIC - WEIGHT OF WATER (AWS)