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    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative Tuesday 13 August 2013


    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative

    KAREN O (YEAH YEAH YEAHS) - BACK & FORTH The Alternative To Sleep! Alt Rock, Metal, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Electro, plus the RTE 2fm studio sessions, & live music from across Europe.


    She’s one of the most charismatic and distinctive figures in music these days. Karen O is vocalist with Yeah Yeah Yeahs, and band that visited Ireland last month for the Longitude festival. The vocalist has been the figurehead of YYYs since 2000, and has guested with names like The Flaming Lips, Santigold, and Trent Reznor. Karen O also composed the songs for the soundtrack to the movie 'Where the Wild Things Are'.





    Playlist - The Alternative (with Dan Hegarty) – Tuesday, April 13


    Pearl Jam – ‘Mind Your Manners’
    C2C – ‘Down The Road’
    The White Stripes – ‘The Hardest Button To Button’ (Beck Remix)
    Beck – ‘Loser’
    MGMT – ‘Your Life Is A Lie’
    Kantor Tzar Collectif (Feat: Piotr Harmsden) – ‘In Mercury’
    Depeche Mode – ‘It’s No Good’
    Depeche Mode – ‘Should Be Higher’
    Jape – ‘Hands Of Fire’
    Janelle Monae – ‘Dance Apocalyptic’
    Public Enemy – ‘Fight The Power’
    Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – ‘Hate The Taste’
    BlakRoc (Feat: Nicole Wray & Noe) – ‘Done Did It’
    Dan Le Sac Vs Scroobius Pip – ‘Waiting The Beat To Kick In’

    Hour 2:

    The Lemonheads – ‘Into Your Arms’
    Samaris – ‘Vogudub’
    R.E.M. – ‘Leave’
    Swords – ‘Nine Nights’
    Sneaker Pimps – ‘6 Underground’
    Larry Gus – ‘The Night Patrols (A Man Asleep)’
    Isaac Hayes - 'Theme From Shaft’
    R.S.A.G. – ‘Broken State’
    The Charlatans – ‘The Only One I Know’
    The Charlatans – ‘Just When You’re Thinkin’ Things Over’
    God Is An Astronaut – ‘Light Years From Home’
    Foals – ‘My Number’ (Hot Chip Remix)

    Hour 3:

    The Doors – ‘Peace Frog’
    Steve Mason – ‘Fight Them Back’
    The Beijing Gang – ‘Tiantan’
    Madrugada – ‘I Don’t Fit’
    The Vincent(s) – ‘Song For The Sea’
    Gogol Bordello – ‘Malandrino’
    Crystal Castles – ‘Vietnam’

    Karen O – Back & Forth:
    Yeah Yeah Yeahs – ‘Y-Control’
    Santigold (Feat: Karen O) – ‘Go!’
    Yeah Yeah Yeahs – ‘Down Boy’
    Karen O & The Kids – ‘Capsize’
    Yeah Yeah Yeahs – ‘Hysteric’
    Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross (Feat: Karen O) – ‘Immigrant Song’
    Swans (Feat: Karen O) – ‘Song For A Warrior’

    The Flaming Lips (Feat: Lightening Bolt) – ‘I’m Working At NASA On Acid’


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