Art For Art’s Sake Setlist 8/10/2011

My playlist was fairly typical tonight, but there were still a few gems worth mentioning. Opening the show was a Skrillex doubleshot – the Zedd remix of “Scary Monsters and Nice Sprites” was fucking awesome. Definitely going to consider spinning that again at some point. The absurdly-named Giraffes? Giraffes! song was another highlight. I’ve been a fan of that track for ages but never was able to fit it onto a show in the past. And I couldn’t help but spin “London Calling” by The Clash, in recognition of the riots in London. The line “London is burning and I live by the river” never seemed so appropriate to me. And of course, joining me in the studio was my good friend Sarah Morrison, who runs her own radio show, Sarah Morrison’s Infinite Playlist, on 90.3 The Core Monday mornings 8-11am. Here’s the list:

Skrillex – Scary Monsters And Nice Sprites [Zedd Remix]

Skrillex – First Of The Year (Equinox)

Battles – My Machines

Foals – Olympic Airways

The Dillinger Escape Plan – Crystal Morning

Mastodon – Black Tongue

Love You Moon – H-Bombs And Strip Malls

Many Arms – Presentations

Dear And The Headlights – Hallelujah

The Waffle Stompers – Tired Of It

Giraffes? Giraffes! – I Am S/H(im)e[r] As You Am S/H(im)e[r] As You Are Me And We Am I And I Are All Our Together: Our Collective Consciousness’ Psychogenic Fugue

Chokr – Getting The Flow

Knife The Glitter – Measles And Mums

Amon Amarth – Slaves Of Fear

Glassjaw – Vanilla Poltergeist Snake

The Clash – London Calling

Vampire Weekend – Cousins

A Great Big Pile Of Leaves – Conscious And The Fiery Works

Decrepit Youth – Implants And Tramp Stamps

Say Anything – Chia-Like, I Shall Grow

Trophy Scars – Lindsay And The Endless Wall Of Alarm Clocks

Rx Bandits – Decrescendo [Live]

Defeater – The Red, White, And Blues

Secret Chiefs 3 – Holy Vehm: Hypostasis Of The Archons

Anthony Green – Big Mistake


About Ryan Felder

My name is Ryan. I like music. On this blog, I post the setlists for my radio show, Art For Art's Sake, as well as reviews of the latest new independent music and a Song Of The Week, every week. You can listen to my radio show on 90.3 The Core, an independent student-run college radio station broadcasting from Rutgers University in Piscataway, New Jersey. My show runs Thursday nights from 12am-2am and streams live on the internet at View all posts by Ryan Felder

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