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: 

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

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Ohio bands designated by the asterisk.

 

01.19.20

10p
YACHT - BLUE ON BLUE (DFA)
JUICEBOXXX - COINSTAR SONG (DANGERBIRD)
MOANING - EGO (SUB POP)
THUNDERSTARS - OCEANS (MARIEL RECORDING CO.)
BETTY MACHETE & THE ANGRY COUGARS* - TAKE YOU DOWN (H BOMB RECORDS & CYLINDERS)
OLIVIA JEAN - NIGHT OWL (THIRD MAN)
WIRE - PRIMED AND READY (PINK FLAG)
WASP FACTORY* - HYPERLOOP (WASP FACTORY)
BAMBARA - SERAFINA (WHARF CAT)
SDH - NO MIRACLES (AVANT!)
MR C & THE PINK CIGARETTES - I BITE (HEEL TURN)
SORRY - RIGHT ROUND THE CLOCK (DOMINO)
THE MURDER CAPITAL - MORE IS LESS (HUMAN SEASON)
THE HOMESICK - MALE BONDING (SUB POP)
ARBOR LABOR UNION - FLOWERHEAD (ARROWHAWK)
GREG DULLI - PANTOMINA (ROYAL CREAM)
THE MARK LANEGAN BAND - RADIO SILENCE (PIAS)

11p
DISQ - DAILY ROUTINE (SADDLE CREEK)
BURNING ITCH - I DON'T WANT TO (HEEL TURN)
SEBADOH - RAGING RIVER (DANGERBIRD)
LE BUTCHERETTES - STRONG ENOUGH (RISE)

FLASHBACK TRACK OF THE WEEK - EASY ACTION - IF THERE IS SOMETHING (ROXY MUSIC COVER) (REPTILIAN)

THICK - FIVE YEARS BEHIND (EPITAPH)
KHRUANGBIN + LEON BRIDGES - TEXAS SUN (DEAD OCEANS)
CHRIS FARREN - PHANTOM FRIEND (POLYVINYL)
GIRL BAND - SALMON OF KNOWLEDGE (ROUGH TRADE)
PLANET B feat. SONNY KAY - DISEASE CONTROL (THREE ONE G)
U.S. GIRLS - OVERTIME (4AD)
HEXADIODE* - IMPULSE MATRIX (EK PRODUCT)
BORN RUFFIANS - I FALL IN LOVE EVERY NIGHT (YEP ROC)
NEW MODEL ARMY - END OF DAYS (ATTACK ATTACK)