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.

10p
HUM - WAVES (EARTH ANALOG)
DINOSAUR JR - BLACK BETTY (JAGJAGUWAR)
ARCHERS OF LOAF - TALKING OVER TALK (MERGE)
BOB MOULD - AMERICAN CRISIS (MERGE)
ALICE BAG - SPARK (IN THE RED)
SEAWOLF - FOREVER NEVERMORE (DANGERBIRD)
KHRUANGBIN - TIME (YOU AND I) (DEAD OCEANS)
JEFF ROSENSTOCK - SCRAM! (POLYVINYL)
IDLES - MR. MOTIVATOR (PARTISAN)
FONTAINES D.C. - A HERO'S DEATH (PARTISAN)
MARK LANEGAN - BLEED ALL OVER (PIAS / HEAVENLY)
PROTOMARTYR - WORM IN HEAVEN (DOMINO)
WIRE - SMALL BLACK REPTILE (PINK FLAG)
POTTERY - HOT HEATER (PARTISAN)
L7 - WITCHY BURN (BLACKHEART)
MESSRS* - LONESOME COWBOY BO (HEEL TURN)

11p
SUICIDE MACHINES - BLACK TAR HALO (FAT)
BULLY - WHERE TO START (SUB POP)
HOARIES - RITUALIZED CLONING (REPTILIAN)
JULY TALK - GOVERNESS SHADOW (SLEEPLESS)
BIRDTHROWER - DREAMING (MAD BUNNY)
BRISTON MARONEY - FREAKIN' OUT ON THE HIGHWAY (CANVASBACK)
SVETLANAS - ALL I SEE IS RED (DEMONS RUN AMOK)
BAMBARA - HEAT LIGHTNING (WHARF CAT)
NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS - COSMIC DANCER (BMG)
LAUREN MOON - IT'S EASY TO STAY AT HOME (LAUREN MOON)
RAW MILK* - ELEPHANT IN A FIELD (RAW MILK)
DRAMARAMA - UP TO HERE (PASADENA)
MAN MAN - FUTURE PEG (SUB POP)
RJD2* featuring STS and KHARI MATEEN - PULLUP ON LOVE (RJ'S ELECTRICAL CONNECTIONS)
WASHED OUT - TOO LATE (SUB POP)