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.


04.24.16.

10p
THE SUN DAYS - DON'T NEED TO BE THEM (RUN FOR COVER)
NOTHING - VERTIGO FLOWERS (RELAPSE)
CHELSEA WOLFE - HYPNOS (SARGENT HOUSE)
EXMAGICIAN - WILD EYES (PIAS / BELLA UNION)
BOB MOULD - PRAY FOR RAIN (MERGE)
ASHLEY SHADOW - ANOTHER DAY (FELTE)
EAGULLS - SKIPPING (PARTISAN)
SUUNS - FALL (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
WIRE - NOCTURNAL KOREANS (PINK FLAG)
KITCHEN'S FLOOR - DOOMED (HOZAC)
THE HERMS - GENERAL JACK (NARNACK)
LUH - BENEATH THE CONCRETE (MUTE)
KRISTIN KONTROL - X-COMMUNICATE (SUB POP)
TOUCHED BY GHOUL - IMMACULATE CONCEPTION (UNDER ROAD)
DANDY WARHOLS - POPE REVEREND JIM (DINE ALONE)

11p
THE BODY - SHELTER IS ILLUSORY (THRILL JOCKEY)
MIKE & THE MELVINS - LIMITED TEETH (SUB POP)
OPERATORS - COLD LIGHT (LAST GANG)
SAM BEAM & JESCA HOOP - EVERY SONGBIRD SAYS (SUB POP)
TACOCAT - I LOVE SEATTLE (HARDLY ART)
PARQUET COURTS - DUST (ROUGH TRADE)
BOOTBLACKS - SUB ROSA (MANIC DEPRESSION)
HERON OBLIVION - SUDDEN LAMENT (SUB POP)
BLACK MOUNTAIN - FLORIAN SAUCER ATTACK (JAGJAGUWAR)
HAMMOCK - DISSONANCE (HAMMOCK)
HOLY WAVE - YOU SHOULD LIE (REVERBERATION APPRECIATION SOCIETY)
POP.1280 - PYRAMIDS ON MARS (SACRED BONES)
SAVAGES - SAD PERSON (MATADOR)
THE SUBWAYS - DIRTY MUDDY PAWS (BODAN KUMA)
THE THERMALS - HEY YOU (SADDLE CREEK)
GUERILLA TOSS - BIG BRICK (DFA)