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.

12.01.19

10p
WIRE - CACTUSED (PINK FLAG)
THE MARK LANEGAN BAND - RADIO SILENCE (PIAS)
THROAT - BONE STRIKE (SVART)
CORRIDOR - POW (SUB POP)
THE DIRTY NIL - BATHED IN LIGHT (DINE ALONE)
DAUGHTERS - GUEST HOUSE (IPECAC)
HOT SNAKES - CHECKMATE (SUB POP)
GOOD SHADE* - ON END (UNRELEASED)
BETTY MACHETE & THE ANGRY COUGARS* - TAKE YOU DOWN (H-BOMB RECORDS & CYLINDERS)
JEHNNY BETH - I'M THE MAN (UMC)
LE BUTCHERETTES - GIVE UP (RISE)
HAZEL ENGLISH - SHAKING (POLYVINYL)
JIM SCLAVUNOS & NICOLE ATKINS - A MAN LIKE ME (SELF RELEASED)
THE MURDER CAPITAL - MORE IS LESS (HUMAN SEASON)

FLASHBACK TRACK OF THE WEEK - CAUSTIC RESIN - SPORE (UP)

BEACH BUNNY - PROM QUEEN (MOM + POP)

11p
DEERHUNTER - TIMEBENDS (4AD)
NEW MODEL ARMY - END OF DAYS (ATTACK ATTACK)
BIG THIEF - NOT (ROUGH TRADE)
FEA - LET ME DOWN (BLACKHEART)
UNCHIPPED* - END OF TIMES (UNRELEASED)
REDD KROSS - THE PARTY UNDERGROUND (MERGE)
BEACH SLANG - BAM RANG RANG (POLYVINYL)
JESSIE EVANS - CHARIOTS (FANTOMETTE)
CHROMATICS - CLOSER TO GREY (ITALIANS DO IT BETTER)
YACHT - BLUE ON BLUE (DFA)
MR. C & THE PINK CIGARETTES - I BITE (HEEL TURN)
X - DELTA 88 NIGHTMARE (FAT POSSUM)
WYE OAK - FORTUNE (MERGE)
BATTLES - TITANIUM 2 STEP (WARP)
ORVILLE PECK - TURN TO HATE (SUB POP)
ALGIERS - DISPOSESSION (MATADOR)
JUICEBOXXX - COINSTAR SONG (DANGERBIRD)