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A Sonic Youth

Episode Playlist
A Sonic Youth episode 131 - The Hold Steady Teeth Dreams( 0:28:10)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver celebrates the tenth birthday of The Hold Steady's sixth album 'Teeth Dreams'. It's an album filled with Craig Finn's storytelling centered songwriting and The Hold Steady's big guitar-foward alternative heartland rock sound. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 11/04/2024 2:30:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 130 - Live Drive-By Truckers( 0:28:11)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver celebrates the live magic of his favourite band, Drive-By Truckers, by playing his favourite live tracks. He picks songs from their years as a three guitar band, with a sound which evokes Neil Young and Crazy Horse, but also a masterpiece from their 'murder noir' record. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 28/03/2024 1:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 129 - Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' Dig, Lazarus, Dig( 0:28:7)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at Nick Cave & The Bad Seed's 2008 album Dig, Lazarus, Dig!!! Filled with Cave's typically great lyrical themes, this album is one of the most energetic and upbeat in the discography of the legendary group. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 21/03/2024 1:40:17 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 128 - Jess Locke, Jade Bird, Blitzen Trapper, Nick Cave( 0:28:4)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at some indie new releases from Melbourne's Jess Locke, Jade Bird, Blizten Trapper, and Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 14/03/2024 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 127 - Chazzy Belt - Mdou Moctar( 0:28:12)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at a favourite band of two of his music idols, Kurt Vile and Courtney Barnett. It's Washington State's Chazzy Belt! Oliver takes a look at their catchy songwriting and fun lyrical themes. Also, new funky guitar-foward rock & roll from Niger's Mdou Moctar. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 7/03/2024 1:30:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 126 - Live Dinosaur Jr( 0:28:10)       
Episode Information
Legendary indie noisemakers Dinosaur Jr sound amazing on studio records... But Oliver thinks live Dinosaur Jr is something else. So this week, in celebration of seeing them live the weekend following this show's airing, Oliver plays his favourite Dinosaur Jr live takes. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 1/03/2024 9:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 125 - Matthew Sweet Live( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at a newly released 1993 Matthew Sweet live album. It features some excellent live takes on tracks from Sweet's iconic 1991 power-pop record 'Girlfriend'. Oliver looks at the some of the Matthew Sweet story, and that of the 'Girlfriend' album. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 22/02/2024 2:22:20 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 124 - J Mascis, Jade Bird( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the new solo record from Dinosaur Jr frontman J Mascis, and also plays some favourite songs from his previous solo recordings. Then he checks out the new single from poppy Americana musician Jade Bird. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 15/02/2024 1:26:07 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 123 - Ty Segall( 0:27:56)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver checks out favourite tracks from alt-rock journeyman and garage revivalist Ty Segall. Oliver plays tracks from Segall's new record 'Three Bells', but also his greatest song, and a song with 'massive energy and unadulterated noise'. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 8/02/2024 1:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 122 - Ride, Jesus and Mary Chain( 0:28:5)       
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Music new and old from Indie Rock and Shoegaze legends Ride AND The Jesus and Mary Chain. Both groups have new albums on the horizon, and Oliver checks out early singles from them, plus tracks from a Jesus and Mary Chain live album. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 1/02/2024 11:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 121 - J Mascis - Faye Webster - The Asteroid No.4( 0:28:10)       
Episode Information
New singles from Dinosaur Jr frontman and guitar god J Mascis. Also, new music from Faye Webster and tracks new and old from American Psych Rockers The Asteroid No.4. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 25/01/2024 12:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 120 - Mazzy Star and Hope Sandoval( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at legendary 90s soft indie rockers Mazzy Star. Then he plays iconic tracks Mazzy Star vocalist Hope Sandoval sings on from the likes of The Jesus and Mary Chain and Psychic Ills. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 18/01/2024 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode119 - Slowdive and co.( 0:28:9)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver plays favourite tracks from genre-defining Shoegaze and dreampop record 'Souvlaki' by Slowdive. He then checks out a track from post-Slowdive group Mojave 3, and a solo release from lead Slowdive singer/songwriter Neil Halstead. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 11/01/2024 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 118 - Rivulets, Telstar Ponies( 0:28:9)       
Episode Information
This week we have a show full of dark shoegaze indie. Starting with songs from Rivulet's 'I Remember Everything', including an epic Jason Molina tribute. Then we take a look at the gloomy shoegaze of Slowdive and Scotland's Telstar Ponies. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 4/01/2024 12:15:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 117 - The Jeffrey Lee Pierce Sessions Project, Palace Music( 0:28:11)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the Jeffrey Lee Pierce Sessions Project, a series of unfinished recordings posthumously released from Jeffrey Lee Pierce (The Gun Club). The latest record features the likes of Nick Cave, Warren Ellis, and Alejandro Escovedo. Also, music from Will Oldham under the name Palace Music. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 28/12/2023 9:33:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 116 - Israel Nash - Barn Doors and Concrete Floors( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at a favourite record from Israel Nash 'Barn Doors and Concrete Floors'. It's an album filled with rich Americana soundscapes influenced by country and heartland rock. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 14/12/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 115 - Kurt Vile - Lower Plenty - Israel Nash( 0:28:11)       
Episode Information
Oliver checks out the latest from Philly's Constant Hit Maker - Kurt Vile, including an 'instant classic' that pays tribute to Petty, Dylan, and David Berman. Also, music from Australian indie rockers Lower Plenty's latest LP. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 7/12/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 114 - J Mascis - R.E.M - Ty Segall - Sun Room( 0:28:9)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at a host of new indie rock tracks including live R.E.M, J Mascis, Ty Segall and surf rock from Sun Room. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 30/11/2023 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 113 - Jason Isbell - Kurt Vile - Grandaddy( 0:28:4)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the new 10th anniversary reissue of Jason Isbell's 'Southeastern', and the story leading up to the record. Also, new music from favourites Kurt Vile and Grandaddy. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 23/11/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 112 - The Feelies and others' Velvet Underground covers( 0:27:54)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the new live album from The Feelies, which pays tribute to their heroes and biggest influence The Velvet Underground with 18 covers of their songs. He also plays favourite Velvet Underground covers from Kurt Vile and Psychic TV. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 9/11/2023 12:30:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 111 - Israel Nash's Ozarker, Elephant Stone( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at 'Ozarker', the new record from one of his favourite artists, Israel Nash. It's an album that blends Nash's Southern Country and Americana sound with Heartland Rock. Oliver also plays a sunny new single from Canada's Elephant Stone. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 2/11/2023 8:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 110 - White Fence, Allah-Las( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver checks out White Fence, a masterful melding of Americana, 60s psych and 60s folk-rock from Tim Presley. Then he reviews, with mixed feelings, the new record from L.A. psychedelic surf-rockers Allah-Las. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 19/10/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 109 - Slow Pulp - The Breeders - The Grogans( 0:28:11)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the new Slow Pulp album 'Yard'. Also, a reissue of The Breeders' classic 90s record 'Last Splash' featuring J Mascis, and The Grogans covering a rock classic from The Kinks. Visuals via iOS thanks to Vizzy.fm Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 12/10/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 108 - DOPE LEMON's Kimosabe, Carla Geneve( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week we have an all Australian episode as Oliver first looks at the new record of hazy psych rock from DOPE LEMON (Angus Stone). Then, new music from Carla Geneve, who reminds Oliver of Courtney Barnett. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 5/10/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 107 - Swallow the Rat - Fazerdaze - The Feelies - Wurld Series( 0:28:2)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at new music from NZ artists Swallow the Rat, Fazerdaze, and Wurld Series. Then, new singles from The Feelies from their upcoming album of Velvet Underground covers. Visuals available on iOS devices thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 28/09/2023 12:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 106 - New Releases and A Rock Legend's Cover( 0:28:1)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at new singles from Pip Blom, Hooveriii, and Israel Nash on the run-ups to their respective new LPs. Also, some favourite tracks from Jonathan Wilson, and a distinctive take on a rock classic from Iggy Pop. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 21/09/2023 1:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 105 - Grandaddy 'The Sophtware Slump'( 0:28:3)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at his favourite album from Grandaddy, The Sophtware Slump. This is a sprawling concept album heavily inspired by the likes of 'Ok Computer' and 'Low', which explores the relationship technology has with nature and human society. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 14/09/2023 11:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 104 - Blitzen Trapper - Grandaddy - Hiss Golden Messenger - The Front Bottoms( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at favourites from country-rock group Blitzen Trapper, including a new single. He also checks out tracks from a new Grandaddy extras release, and new music from Hiss Golden Messenger and The Front Bottoms. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 7/09/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 103 - Grandaddy Under The Western Freeway( 0:28:4)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the debut album from indie rock band Grandaddy. That debut album, 'Under The Western Freeway' is filled with rich, dreamy soundscapes and fascinating lyrical themes. Also, new music from Slow Pulp. Added images on iOS devices thanks to vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 31/08/2023 11:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 102 - Khruangbin with Men I Trust Live Album( 0:28:10)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the latest Khruangbin live album. It features live performances of some favourite Khruangbin tracks, and some from guest band Men I Trust. Also, new music from Jonathan Wilson and English Teacher. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 24/08/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 101 - Girls In Hawaii - Dead Ghosts - Bully( 0:27:20)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at Belgian indie pop band Girls In Hawaii and Canadian garage-rockers Dead Ghosts, both newly discovered favourites of his. Also, new music from Bully. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 18/08/2023 8:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 100 - Songs I'd Like To Play Live( 0:28:15)       
Episode Information
To celebrate episode 100! of A Sonic Youth, Oliver looks at 5 songs he dreams of playing live. After starting things off with a Positve Jam, he plays tracks from a 'guitar god' and who he believes to be the greatest live rock band of all time. Added visuals on iOS devices thanks to Vizzy.fm - a great tool for making great podcasts even greater! Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 10/08/2023 1:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 99 - Teenage Fanclub - DOPE LEMON - Israel Nash - Slow Pulp - The Beths( 0:27:57)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver checks out music new and old from Scottish Indie Rock royalty Teenage Fanclub. Also, an excellent new single from DOPE LEMON and more new music from Israel Nash, Slow Pulp and NZ's The Beths. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 3/08/2023 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 98 - Indie Tributes pt2 ( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver continues his look into some of his favourite indie tribute songs. Including two tributes to The Velvet Underground, one a song which he's loved since he was six. Also, a tribute to Ronnie Van Zandt and Neil Young. He also plays a new single from an upcoming release of raraties from Grandaddy's record 'Sumday'. Album/artist images added [on iOS devices] thanks to Vizzy.fm - the ideal way to enhance your podcast! Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 27/07/2023 1:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 97 - Indie Tributes( 0:28:11)       
Episode Information
This week is part one of two episodes looking into indie artists writitng about the artits that influenced them. Featuring Nada Surf paying tribute to Dylan, beabadoobee fangirling over Stephen Malkmus, and more. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 20/07/2023 11:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 96 - The Grogans, Slow Pulp, The High Water Marks( 0:27:16)       
Episode Information
Join Oliver this week as he plays some recently discovered indie rock favourites. This week features new music from Aussie surf rockers The Grogans, Slow Pulp, and The High Water Marks. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 13/07/2023 10:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 95 - The Complete Dirty South( 0:28:6)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the remixed and remastered version of his second favourite album of all time, Drive-By Truckers' 'The Dirty South'. Oliver plays the tracks he sees the biggest changes on, and plays the original studio version of 'TVA'. A song which was first destined for 'The Dirty South' but has since become a Jason Isbell solo staple. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 6/07/2023 9:45:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 94 - Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, The Front Bottoms( 0:28:4)       
Episode Information
'My love of Malkmus’ music first came from his solo records with The Jicks. This may be the reason why I hold them so highly.' This week Oliver explores Pavement frontman Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks' record 'Mirror Traffic'. Also, great new music from indie punk rockers The Front Bottoms. Added visuals on iOS devices thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 22/06/2023 11:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 93 - Jason Isbell's Weathervanes, and Khruangbin( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver shares his thoughts on Weathervanes, the new record from alternative country and Americana powerhouse Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit. Also, new live releases from funky instrumental trio Khruangbin. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 15/06/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 92 - Decoration Day( 0:28:0)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at a favourite Drive-By Truckers record at it turns 20, 'Decoration Day'. He plays two songs from the record he describes as peak Jason Isbell, some of the greatest rock & roll storytelling you'll ever hear. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 8/06/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 91 - Jess Locke, Drive-By Truckers, Dandy Warhols( 0:28:8)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at Australian indie jangle from Jess Locke. Also featured is another new remastered track from Drive-By Trucker's 'The Dirty South' and a Gordon Lightfoot tribute cover from The Dandy Warhols. Added imagery on iOS thanks to Vizzy.fm Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 1/06/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 90 - Indie New Releases( 0:28:9)       
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This week Oliver looks at new music from Southern rockers The Pink Stones, and Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit. Then, a Neil Young cover from 90s Indie Rocker Juliana Hatfield and a live in studio performance from Lowertown on Audiotree Live. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 25/05/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 89 - Mudhoney( 0:27:26)       
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This week we're getting down and dirty with Mudhoney. Oliver checks out their new record 'Plastic Eternity' and plays some favourites from their iconic 'Superfuzz Bigmuff' EP. Added visuals on iOS devices thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 18/05/2023 12:15:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 88 - Eddy Current Suppression Ring, The Lemonheads( 0:27:59)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at Australian punk rockers Eddy Current Suppression Ring. More specifically, their great 2008 record 'Primary Colours'. Then he takes a look at two newly released acoustic versions of classic songs from The Lemonheads. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 11/05/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 87 - Guitar Solos( 0:28:4)       
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This week Oliver looks at some of his favourite guitar solos. Starting with classics from The Kinks and The Kingsmen he remembers from his childhood. Then he checks out a surprise Gordon Lightfoot cover from Jonathon Wilson with a great solo and tracks from Drive-By Truckers and Dinosaur Jr, among others. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 4/05/2023 12:45:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 86 - Wednesday, Drive By Truckers( 0:28:6)       
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This week Oliver looks at 'Rat Saw God', a brilliant new record for North Carolina's Wednesday. It's a record which is sonically influenced from a number of sources, from walls of shoegaze guitar noise to country twang. There's also great songwriting and storytelling about the South. This is also true of our other focus this episode. Oliver discusses an exciting new reowrking of DBT's The Dirty South. Part of Free FM's YOUTH ZONE freefm.org.nz
Published: 27/04/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 84 - Kurt Vile's Wakin On A Pretty Daze ( 0:27:45)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver celebrates the tenth birthday of one of the greatest indie records of all time, Kurt Vile's incredible 'Wakin On A Pretty Daze'. He plays some lesser-know tracks from the record, then looks at a new single from Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 13/04/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 83 - Ron Gallo - Bitter Defeat - Daniel Johnston( 0:28:6)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at new music from Philly Garage-Rocker Ron Gallo, Hamilton, New Zealand's moderately successful Bitter Defeat, and live recordings from Daniel Johnston BBC performances. Added visuals on Apple devices thx to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 6/04/2023 8:15:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 82 - Demos and Remixes( 0:28:3)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver checks out demo and remix version of some of his favourite indie rock tracks. Featuring the likes of a demo of a Warren Zevon classic, A Kurt Vile banger and a remix of Alt-J's greatest track. Added visuals on Apple devices thanks to vizzy.fm Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 30/03/2023 9:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 81 - New Releases( 0:28:5)       
Episode Information
This week we have more indie new releases. Featuring the likes of Tetski-TV 666 with their punky Finnish shoegaze, an earworm new single from New Zealand's Fazerdaze, and alt-country superstar Jason Isbell. Check your Apple device for added artist images thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 23/03/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 80 - Sonic Youth Solo( 0:28:8)       
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Solo releases from the members of the band Sonic Youth. It's really just an excuse to rave about his love of Lee Ranaldo's hugely underated solo work. Added visuals on Apple devices thanks to Vizzy.fm Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 16/03/2023 10:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 79 - Dinosaur Jr 'Green Mind' - Sun Room - The Hold Steady - Beck( 0:28:7)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver celebrates the birthday of a favourite Dinosaur Jr album, 'Green Mind'. Also featured is new music from California's Sun Room. They take Californian surf-rock and combine it with energetic Kinks-esque 60s British R&B. Also, a charity album featuring some interesting covers of tracks from the likes of Bruce Springsteen and Bob Dylan. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 9/03/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 78 - Rose City Band and New Releases( 0:28:3)       
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Rose City Band's country psychedelic rock and new releases from Benee, The Hold Steady, Bully and Dry Cleaning. check out your Apple device for images thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 2/03/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 77 - The High Water Marks and New Releases( 0:26:58)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at the underated Elephant 6 Collective band The High Water Marks. Also featured are some new releases from second thoughts, Teksti-TV 666, and Jen Cloher. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 16/02/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 76 - Dinosaur Jr 'Where You Been'( 0:27:46)       
Episode Information
This week Oliver looks at Dinosaur Jr's 1993 record 'Where You Been' as it celebrates its 30th Birthday. He also plays tribute to Tom Verlaine with a track from one of his favourite albums of last year. Check your device [especially Apple devices] for artist and album imagery as you play this episode - thanks to Vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 9/02/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 75 - David Crosby Tribute( 0:28:7)       
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Celebrating The Cros with tracks from across his career. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 2/02/2023 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 74 - Fazerdaze, Oliver Tree, Wednesday( 0:28:6)       
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This week Oliver looks at a modern alternativ pop artist and meme 'figure' Oliver Tree. Also featured is Kiwi artist Fazerdaze and a new single from Wednesday. This episode enhanced with images on selected devices and platforms. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 26/01/2023 10:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 73 - A Psych Tribute to The Doors( 0:27:43)       
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Oliver checks out a tribute album filled with awesome psychedelic covers of songs by The Doors. Including bands like Elephant Stone, Psychic Ills, and The Black Angels. He also checks out a new single and exciting album announcement from a favourite alt-rock band as they celebrate their 20th birthday. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 19/01/2023 10:30:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 72 - Speedy Ortiz and Spud Cannon( 0:28:0)       
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This week we look at two raucous female-led indie rock bands, Speedy Ortiz and Spud Cannon. Both bands play catchy indie rock with plenty of cheap guitar jangle and influences flowing down from bands like Pavement, but also Riot Grrrl. Check your device for images as links as this episode plays. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 12/01/2023 11:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 71 - Velvet Underground-influenced bands( 0:27:57)       
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'The first Velvet Underground album only sold 20,000 copies, but everyone who bought it formed a band'. This week we look at Velvet Underground influenced indie bands, including Jonathon Richman, The Feelies, Parquet Courts and The Black Angels. Check your device for enhanced imagery [limited devices and apps]. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 5/01/2023 1:15:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 70( 0:28:6)       
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This week we look at The Shins record 'Port Of Morrow'. Then we check out DOPE LEMON and Kurt Vile covering tracks from The Go-Betweens and Nick Cave, and some crazy psych rock from Sam Flax. Check your device for enhanced images as this episode plays Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 29/12/2022 9:45:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 69 - An Indie Xmas, plus Clem Snide( 0:26:54)       
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Oliver's Xmas song picks. check your device [and certain platforms] for enhanced visuals. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 22/12/2022 9:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 69 - An Indie Xmas, plus Clem Snide( 0:26:54)       
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Oliver picks his festive faves Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 22/12/2022 9:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 68 - The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band, Moses Gunn Collective, Hooveriii( 0:27:28)       
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This week Oliver looks at a hidden gem of 60s psychedelic rock, The West Coast Pop Art Experimental Band. Then we look into some great modern psych tracks from Moses Gunn Collective and Hooveriii that carry the sound of West Coast Pop Art. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 17/12/2022 10:45:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 67 - Houses, Teksti-TV 666, Bitter Defeat( 0:27:49)       
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Obscure Finnish Shoegaze from Teksti-TV 666, chillhop from Houses and local shoegaze from Hamilton, NZ's very own Bitter Defeat. (00:00) Intro (00:46) Houses (10:10) Teksti-TV 666 (20:15) Bitter Defeat (24:18) Bitter Defeat - Sugar Blind (27:06) Outro Chapters, images & show notes powered by vizzy.fm. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 8/12/2022 10:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode66 - New Releases and Immigrant Union( 0:28:10)       
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This week Oliver looks at more new releases, Pop-Rock from Second Thoughts and The Wedding Present, and Chill-Hop from Winston Surfshirt and Dope Lemon. Also featured is a great track from Immigrant Union, which was formed by a member of The Dandy Warhols, and provided a stepping stone for the careers of Courtney Barnett and her band. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 1/12/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 65 - Alejandro Escovedo( 0:28:1)       
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This week on ASY, underrated Americana & Punk legend Alejandro Escovedo. Featuring foot stomping rock & roll, protest songs about Trump America, and a raucous cover of 'I Wanna Be Your Dog'. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 24/11/2022 9:00:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 64 - Rodriguez, Better Than Dylan?( 0:28:3)       
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Oliver explores the amazing story of late 60's folk-rocker Rodriguez, one of forgotten dreams and redemption. And he poses the question, better than Dylan? (00:00) Intro https://vzyfm.co/3UmhEha (00:48) Sixto Rodriguez https://vzyfm.co/3gfpKty (05:44) Cold Fact LP https://vzyfm.co/3ED0pCZ (08:19) Searching For Sugarman https://vzyfm.co/3tBP0NB (12:25) Cold Fact (15:19) Better Than Dylan? (27:41) Outro https://vzyfm.co/3hNeogC Chapters, images & show notes powered by vizzy.fm.
Published: 17/11/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 63 - Nada Surf( 0:27:48)       
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This week on A Sonic Youth we look at Nada Surf's indie-pop tracks. (00:47) Our first songs are the acoustic guitar driven 'Concrete Bed' and 'Whose Authority'. https://vzyfm.co/3TmRDxk (06:11) The formation and releases of Nada Surf. https://vzyfm.co/3UnzyjB (08:51) B-Sides is a brilliant collection of acoustic versions of Nada Surf classics. https://vzyfm.co/3 Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 10/11/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 62 - Lowertown, The Wedding Present, Goat, Dry Cleaning( 0:27:33)       
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(00:00) A Sonic Youth https://vzyfm.co/3UmhEha (00:31) Lowertown https://vzyfm.co/3U0BDCh (05:14) Wedding Present https://vzyfm.co/3h8unWp (09:32) Wedding Present https://vzyfm.co/3h8unWp (14:28) Goat https://vzyfm.co/3zHXlmf (20:01) Dry Cleaning https://vzyfm.co/3haHhTS (26:49) Nada Surf https://vzyfm.co/3UnzyjB (27:10) A Sonic Youth https://vzyfm.co/3UmhEha
Published: 3/11/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 61 - Alvvays' Blue Rev, Cheekface( 0:28:4)       
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This week Oliver looks at the new record from Canadian Dream Pop group Alvvays, 'Blue Rev'. This album carries the typical bubbly Alvvays sound, but is more fierce and noisy than their previous two releases. Also featured is L.A. band Cheekface, a band who's songwriting process is described as the band members trying to make each other laugh, but this doesn't mean they don't create great music with significant lyrical themes.
Published: 27/10/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 60 - The Jayhawks pt2, Ron Gallo( 0:27:59)       
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Oliver continues his exploration of alternative country legends The Jayhawks, and checks out Philly art rock and garage punk artist Ron Gallo. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 20/10/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 59 - The Jayhawks part 1( 0:27:51)       
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This week is part one of two episodes on Americana legends The Jayhawks. Today, we take a deep dive into the band's early, more country focused work. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 13/10/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 58 - Wurld Series, Best Bets, Kool Aid, Alvvays( 0:26:39)       
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This week we look at some great indie rock from the likes of Wurld Series, Best Bests, and Kool Aid from Kiwi label Melted Ice Cream. Also featured is a unique new release from shoegaze dream pop band Alvvays. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 6/10/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 57 - The Breeders, The Beths( 0:28:16)       
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Oliver checks out the classic 90s indie band formed by members of The Pixies and Throwing Muses, and the new album from Kiwi band The Beths. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 29/09/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 56 - Early Drive-By Truckers, Khruangbin, Dry Cleaning( 0:28:9)       
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Oliver explores some of his favourite early DBT tunes, catches up with new Khruangbin and Dry Cleaning tracks. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 22/09/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 55 - Chuck Prophet, Ron Gallo, Lowertown( 0:28:16)       
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This week we look at Chuck Prophet's brand of Californian rock & roll, Ron Gallo's modern garage rock, and Lowertown's jangly low-fi indie pop. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 15/09/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 54 - The Hold Steady's 'Stay Positive', Israel Nash( 0:28:10)       
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This week Oliver looks at the album that got him hooked on the great storytelling and catchy indie rock sound of The Hold Steady, 2008's 'Stay Positive'. Also featured is an amazing cover of one of Neil Young's greatest songs by Israel Nash. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 8/09/2022 2:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 53 - The Chats, Courting, Maya Hawke, Broken Bells( 0:28:11)       
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This week we check out the latest record from Australian shed rockers The Chats. The new album continues their penchant for short, fast punk songs with such tracks as 'Boggo Breakout' and 'I've Been Drunk In Every Pub In Brisbane'. Also featured are new releases from brilliant U.K indie rock band Courting, star duo Broken Bells and Stranger Things' Maya Hawke. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 1/09/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 52 - Thee Oh Sees, Khruangbin, Ali Farka Toure, Alvvays, The Beths( 0:27:49)       
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This week Oliver looks at some crazy psyched out punk rock from a live album from Thee Oh Sees. Then we look at the first single from the upcoming Khruangbin album which pays tribute to legendary Malain guitarist Ali Farka Touré. Also featured are some exciting new releases from Alvvays and The Beths. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 25/08/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 51 - The War On Drugs, Wet Leg( 0:27:55)       
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Oliver looks back on some faves from The War On Drugs, and checks out Wet Leg's cover of an Aussie punk classic! Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 18/08/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 50 - Sonic Youth( 0:28:13)       
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This week Oliver celebrates episode 50 by exploring the story of the show's namesake, Sonic Youth. Featuring classic tracks, experimental guitar pieces and lesser known works. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 11/08/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 49 - Amanaz, Wurld Series( 0:26:48)       
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This week Oliver explores Zambian Rock from Amanaz. While their music is obscure, it has found its way into the consciousness of indie fans. Also featured is Christchurch based shoegaze and Pavement influenced group Wurld Series. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 4/08/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 48 - Khruangbin, Low Cut Connie, The Front Bottoms( 0:27:54)       
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Oliver revisits Khruangbin's work with Leon Bridges, plus New Jersey's The Front Bottoms. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 28/07/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 47 - Indie New Releases( 0:28:9)       
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This week's A Sonic Youth is all about catching up on the exciting indie new releases from the past few weeks. Featuring artists such as Julia Jacklin, The Wedding Present, J Mascis and Saya Gray. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 21/07/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 46 - Soccer Mommy, Alvvays, beabadoobee, Broken Bells( 0:28:9)       
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Oliver explores the new Soccer Mommy record then discusses new music from Alvvays, beabadoobee and Broken Bells. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 14/07/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 45 - Courtney Barnett, Snail Mail( 0:28:12)       
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Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 7/07/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 44 - Molina and Magnolia Electric Co( 0:26:43)       
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This week Oliver looks at the second part of the Jason Molina story. This episode focuses on Molina's work under Magnolia Electric Co, with a main focus on his Neil Young influenced live album. Also featured is a haunting solo track. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 30/06/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 43 - Songs:Ohia( 0:28:9)       
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This week Oliver explores Jason Molina's remarkable alt rock Americana work as Songs: Ohia. His works blends rock, blues, country and lo-fi with incredible songwriting that grapples with love and sorrow. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 23/06/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 42 - Indie Covers pt3( 0:28:6)       
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Oliver checks out his favourite covers - taking in tracks originally done by Nirvana, New Order, Prince, The Rolling Stones and Warren Zevon. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 16/06/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 41 - Mudhoney, Drive-By Truckers( 0:28:4)       
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This week Oliver looks at the ultimate grunge band Mudhoney (think Nirvana but better), focusing on the tracks from the band's earlier days on their 'Superfuzz Bigmuff' record. Then we explore some tracks from the new Drive-By Truckers album. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. This show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 9/06/2022 10:15:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 40 - Craig Finn, Mt Joy, Gymnastics In The Seventies, Wedding Present( 0:28:4)       
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This week Oliver looks at the latest solo album from The Hold Steady front man Craig Finn. Then he looks at some standout tracks from Mt. Joy and Gymnastics In The Seventies. Also featured is the latest of the 24 songs The Wedding Present is due to release each month of this year. Follow @asonicyouthpodcast on Insta and Facebook. this show is part of the Free FM 89.0 YOUTH ZONE. Made with support of NZ on Air.
Published: 2/06/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 39 - NZ Music( 0:28:15)       
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This episode Oliver celebrates New Zealand Music Month with some tracks from favourite Kiwi artists. Featuring The Chills, Half Eaten Pie, Bitter Defeat, The Bats and Flight Of The Conchords.
Published: 26/05/2022 10:45:00 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 38 - Pip Blom, Drive-By Truckers, Dream Wife( 0:28:4)       
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This week's show features two great female led indie rock bands. Pip Blom transcends the indie pop genre with their catchy hooks and punk influences and Dream Wife is quite possibly the greatest Riot Grrrl influenced band at the moment. Also featured is the latest new single from Drive-By Truckers, a seven minute epic about late night drives and experiences from touring the country. Follow the show - FB and Insta @asonicyouthpodcast
Published: 19/05/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 37 - Drive-By Truckers, The Chats, Julia Jacklin, Sunflower, Bean Diamond, Rugs, D.D Dumbo( 0:28:6)       
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This week we look at a raft of new releases from Drive-By Truckers, The Chats, Julia Jacklin and Sunflower Bean. Then we explore country infused alt rock from Diamond Rugs and some awesome experimental blues rock electronica from D.D Dumbo. Follow A Sonic Youth on Insta @asonicyouthpodcast and Facebook
Published: 12/05/2022 9:39:44 a.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 36 - Beabadoobee, Goat, The Sadies, The Clash, The Wedding Present( 0:28:2)       
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This week we have a mixed bag show. A new release from a leader of the next generation of the indie mainstream, Beabadoobee, and new tracks from The Sadies and The Wedding Present. We also take a look at experimental fusion world music from Goat and an interesting version of a classic from The Clash.
Published: 5/05/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 35 - Mako Rd [NZ], English Teacher, Jason Isbell( 0:28:1)       
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This week Oliver looks at Mako Road, a kiwi surf and psych band that have a point of difference to others. Also featured is promising young indie band English Teacher and a REM cover from Jason Isbell. Follow A Sonic Youth on FB and Insta @asonicyouthpodcast
Published: 28/04/2022 3:00:00 p.m.
A Sonic Youth episode 34 - Kurt Vile, Drive-By Truckers( 0:27:50)       
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This week Oliver checks out a new record from Kurt Vile. This one, Vile's ninth, is as spaced out as ever. Also featured is a new single from southern rockers Drive-By Truckers, which came with the announcement of a new album.
Published: 20/04/2022 3:00:00 p.m.