Independent Playground

The Independent Playground is the home for all underground music on CD102.5 and has been since 1998.

The Playground, brought to you by Ace of Cups, 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. 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.

09.13.20

10p
NEW ORDER - BE A REBEL (MUTE)
PROBLEMAS - I GOT IT FROM MY MAMA (PROBLEMAS)
HOT SNAKES - NOT IN TIME (SUB POP)
CHAT PILE - MASK (REPTILIAN)
OSEES - DREARY NONSENSE (CASTLE FACE)
THE MURDER CAPITAL - ON TWISTED GROUND (HUMAN SEASON)
IDLES - MODEL VILLAGE (PARTISAN)
BAMBARA - HEAT LIGHTNING (WHARF CAT)
HUM - CLOUD CITY (EARTH ANALOG)
GIT SOME - 332 (UNRELEASED)
ADULKT LIFE - COUNTRY PRIDE (WHAT'S YOUR RUPTURE?)
PORRIDGE RADIO - LILAC (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
MOURN - THIS FEELING IS DISGUSTING (CAPTURED TRACKS)
MESSRS* - LONESOME COWBOY BO (HEEL TURN)
PLAGUE VENDOR - NIGHT SWEATS (EPITAPH)
METZ - HAIL TAXI (SUB POP)

11p
TIJUANA HERCULES - HANDS DOWN (SKIN GRAFT)
THE MOUNTAIN GOATS - AS MANY CANDLES AS POSSIBLE (MERGE)
MRS. P*** - DOWNER SURROUNDED BY UPPERS (SARGENT HOUSE)
A CERTAIN RATIO - BERLIN (MUTE)
BIRDTHROWER - LET ME DRIVE (MAD BUNNY)
BILL CALLAHAN - COWBOY (DRAG CITY)
SURFER* - GLASS EYE BROKEN (SURFER)
IAN SWEET - DUMB DRIVER (POLYVINYL)
LAURAN MOON - WHAT GOES ROUND (LAUREN MOON)
JASON MOLINA - SHADOW ANSWERS THE WALL (SECRETLY CANADIAN)

FLASHBACK TRACK OF THE WEEK - PLANES MISTAKEN FOR STARS - EARNING IRE (NO IDEA)

PROTOMARTYR - MICHIGAN HAMMERS (DOMINO)
YOUNICK - TOO BAD (YOUNICK)
SHY BOYS - VIEW FROM THE SKY (POLYVINYL)
GUIDED BY VOICES* - MATH ROCK (GBV INC)
YO LA TENGO - WASN'T BORN TO FOLLOW (BYRDS) (MATADOR)
BANDANTE - SO THIS IS NOW (BANDANTE)
PSYCHEDELIC FURS - COME ALL YE FAITHFUL (COOKING VINYL)