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    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative Thursday 15 August 2013


    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative

    THE MACABEES LIVE AT LONGITUDE The Alternative To Sleep! Alt Rock, Metal, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Electro, plus the RTE 2fm studio sessions, & live music from across Europe.


    They came, they played, and the put a big smile on the faces of all who saw them at last month’s Longitude festival.The London five-piece took to the road at the start of 2013 with a tour of the US, Canada and Mexico. This live action has put them in great live form, which was evident in Marley Park last month.



    Details of this week’s competition are as follows...

    We have two sets of (identical) prizes that include: A copy of Local Natives’ current album ‘Hummingbird’, and a pair of tickets to see the band live at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin on Thursday, October 24th (Over 18s show).

    The Question: Local Natives are from what country?

    Email your name, postal address, & correct answer to dan@rte.ie

    Playlist - The Alternative (with Dan Hegarty) – Thursday, August 15


    Foals – ‘Bad Habit’
    Simian Mobile Disco – ‘Audacity Of Huge’
    U2 – ‘The Fly’
    Analogue Wave – ‘Devils’
    Jack White – ‘Missing Pieces’
    The Dead Weather – ‘I Cut Like A Buffalo’
    Mangomad Vs Stanley Odd – ‘The Numbness’ (Dead Leg Drop Remix)
    The Radiators From Space – ‘Television Screen’
    The Black Keys – ‘Howlin Of You’
    Bickley O’Farrell – ‘All Your Life’
    Interference – ‘Vinegar Girl’
    Dogs – ‘Out In Cover’
    Orbital – ‘The Box’
    Mineral – ‘Atoms’

    Hour 2:

    The Velvet Underground – ‘Venus In Furs’
    In Valour – ‘Slow Crunch’
    The Happy Mondays – ‘Loose Fit’
    The Happy Mondays – ‘God’s Cop’
    Local Natives – ‘Mt. Washington’
    Rodriguez – ‘Sugar Man’
    Jerry Fish (Feat: R.S.A.G.) – ‘Barefoot & Free’
    Rocket From The Crypt – ‘On A Rope’
    Simian Mobile Disco – ‘A Species Out Of Control’
    Scheer – ‘Wish You Were Dead’
    Mark Lanegan Band – ‘Ode To Sad Disco’
    Portishead – ‘All Mine’
    Ships – ‘Two Hearts’

    Hour 3:

    alt-J – ‘Fitzpleasure’
    Bombino – ‘Zigzan’
    Low – ‘Monkey’
    Laura Sheeran – ‘Into The Fire’
    Gavin Friday – ‘You, Me, & World War III’
    The XX – ‘Sunset’
    Come On Live Long – ‘Old Apart’

    The Macabees live at Longitude:
    ‘Can You Give It?’
    ‘Toothpaste Kisses’
    ‘Love You Better’
    ‘Grew Up At Midnight’

    Julia Holter – ‘In The Green Wild’
    Atlantean – ‘Guitar Terrorist’
    Jetplane Landing – ‘My Radio Heart’
    Ride – ‘Grasshopper’


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