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.

10.13.19

10p
CARIBOU - HOME (MERGE)
DANNY BROWN - BEST LIFE (WARP)
BIG THIEF - NOT (4AD)
KURT VILE feat. THE SADIES - BABY'S ARMS (MATADOR)
ANGEL OLSEN - ALL MIRRORS (JAGJAGUWAR)
PSYCHEDELIC PORN CRUMPETS - MUNDUNGUS (MARATHON)
LO-PAN* - TEN DAYS (AQUALAMB)
BLACK MOUNTAIN - WHAT'S YOUR CONQUEST (JAGJAGUWAR)
JUICEBOXXX - RUNNING SO DEEP (DANGERBIRD)
YACHT - BLUE ON BLUE (DFA)
CRAIG FINN - IT'S NEVER BEEN A FAIR FIGHT (PARTISAN)
FEET - PETTY THIEVING (CLAPPED)
BAMBARA - SERAFINA (WHARF CAT)
THE POP GROUP - KISS THE BOOK (MUTE)
SAFER - SLEEPLESS NIGHTS (CELL LABORATORIES)
MIDNIGHT - REBIRTH BY BLASPHEMY (METAL BLADE)

11p
CHROMATICS - CLOSER TO GREY (ITALIANS DO IT BETTER)
CHRIS FARREN - LOVE THEME FROM BORN HOT (POLYVINYL)
THE MENZINGERS - STRANGERS FOREVER (EPITAPH)
CRIMINAL HYGIENE - GREETINGS FROM A POSTCARD (DANGERBIRD)
OMNI - SKELETON KEY (SUB POP)
VILE ASSEMBLY - PROPAGANDA (VILE ASSEMBLY)
PALE GREY LORE* - GREED SPRINGS ETERNAL (SMALL STONE)
DIIV - BLANKENSHIP (CAPTURED TRACKS)
GREEN BUZZARD - TO BE LIKE YOU (I OH U)
NIGHT SINS - TWO HEADED DREAM (FUNERAL PARTY)
DANA* - EL SICKO (HEELTURN)
KIM GORDON - AIR BNB (MATADOR)
HISS GOLDEN MESSENGER - WHIP (MERGE)
THE MARK LANEGAN BAND - LETTER NEVER SENT (PIAS)
SWERVEDRIVER - THINK I'M GOING TO FEEL BETTER (DANGERBIRD)
DAVID KILGOUR - SMOKE YOU RIGHT OUT OF HERE (MERGE)
MOON DUO - FLYING (SACRED BONES)