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    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative Tuesday 17 September 2013


    Dan Hegarty - The Alternative

    PEARL JAM - BACK & FORTH The Alternative To Sleep! Alt Rock, Metal, Hip-Hop, Reggae, Electro, plus the RTE 2fm studio sessions, & live music from across Europe.


    The iconic US Rock band have endured many testing moments throughout their career. They’ve consistently released decent albums, and retained much of their initial audience through lengthy tours.

    October 2013 will see them release their tenth studio album ‘Lightening Bolt’. Dan goes back and forth through their catalogue of songs on The Alternative.


    COMPETITION – See Exclusive Kodaline Performance (Arthurs Day)

    For Arthurs Day this year, the Guinness Storehouse is being transformed into a creative hub, by Irish award-winning creative team BLOCK T for a very special Arthurs Day celebration - with impromptu Jazz performances, amazing interactive design installations, carnival sets….PLUS 500 golden ticket holders will be treated to an exclusive midday performance by Kodaline!

    2fm’s the only station with these golden tickets to give-away and for your chance to win a pair of tickets all you need to do is listen out for ‘Across 110th Street’ from Arthurs Day headliner Bobby Womack.

    As soon as you hear me play it – Email Bobby followed by your name and address to dan@rte.ie

    We’ll announce the winners on Wednesday’s show, and remember if you’re looking to get on our guest-list for Kodaline you’ve got to be over 18 years of age and remember this is a midday event so make sure you’re free to attend on Thursday September 26th.

    Competition terms and conditions apply, remember enjoy Guinness responsibly and visit www.drinkaware.ie

    Playlist - The Alternative (with Dan Hegarty) – Tuesday, September 17


    Beastie Boys - 'Fight For Your Right (To Party)'
    John Grant - 'Black Belt'
    DJ Shadow - 'The Number Song'
    Darwin Deez – ‘Radar Detector’
    Polica - 'Chain My Name’
    Buffalo Springfield – ‘For What It’s Worth’
    Delorentos – ‘Petardu’
    Jerry Fish (Feat: R.S.A.G.) - 'Barefoot & Free'
    The B-52's - 'Planet Claire'
    MGMT - 'Your Life Is A Lie’
    Alias Empire - 'Black & White’
    Glasser – ‘Shape’
    Death In Vegas (Feat: Iggy Pop) – ‘Aisha’
    School Of Seven Bells – ‘Put Your Sad Down’

    Hour 2:

    Arcade Fire - 'Neighbourhood 2 (Laika)’
    Arcade Fire - 'Reflektor’
    Ann Scott – ‘Killerman’ (Klone Remix)
    Bobby Womack - 'Across 110th Street'
    Tablets - 'Sleeping’
    Virgin Prunes - 'Baby Turns Blue' (Director's Cut)
    NO CEREMONY/// (Feat: James Vincent McMorrow) – ‘Away From Here’
    U2 – ‘I Will Follow’
    The Bonnevilles – ‘Machine Born To Think’
    Samaris – ‘Viltu Vitrast’
    Cut Copy – ‘This Is all We’ve Got’
    Buck 65 – ‘Square Four’

    Hour 3:

    The Muppets – ‘The Muppet Show Theme’
    Buck 65 – ‘Wicked & Weird’ (Session – 2011)
    Mark Lanegan – ‘I’m Not The Loving Kind’
    Monophona – ‘Give Up’
    The Cure – ‘Jumping Someone Else’s Train’
    SOnance HOtel – ‘Everyone Be Standing Alone’
    Hidden Highways – ‘The World Began With A Waltz’

    Pearl Jam – Back & Forth:
    ‘Mind Your Manners’
    ‘State Of Love And Trust’
    ‘Just Breathe’
    ‘Given To Fly’

    Mother Love Bone – ‘Chloe Dancer/Crown Of Thorns’
    Sigur Ros – ‘Valtari’


    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Shape
      Composer: Glasser
      Performer(s): Glasser
      Performer(s): Glasser
      Album: Interiors, True Panthers Sounds, TRUE090-2
      Duration: 4:53
    • Title: Baby Turns Blue
      Composer: Virgin Prunes
      Performer(s): Virgin Prunes
      Performer(s): Virgin Prunes
      Duration: 6:02
    • Title: Away From Here Feat James Vincent Mcmorrow
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): No Ceremony///
      Performer(s): No Ceremony///
      Album: NO CEREMONY///
      Duration: 2:46
    • Title: Everyone Be Standing Alone
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Sonance Hotel
      Performer(s): Sonance Hotel
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: Given To Fly
      Composer: Pearl Jam
      Performer(s): Pearl Jam
      Performer(s): Pearl Jam
      Album: Rearviewmirror - Greatest Hits 1991-2003, Epic, EPC5191132
      Duration: 4:00

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