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Modern Music

Genre: Rock, Electronic & Classic Underground

If you enjoy being on the cutting edge of “what’s next,” Modern Music with Jon Moshier is your place for discovering the sounds of new and emerging independent artists. From rock to electronic, with touchstones to classic underground, it’s all about the music.

Looking for playlists from 11 p.m. to 1 a.m.? Here’s a hint - that great song you heard at 11:30 p.m. is the same great song that was played at 9:30 p.m. Check out the set list from the 9 p.m. broadcast.

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Modern Music Playlist: August 28, 2015

Aug. 29, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Head Over Heels JD McPherson Let The Good Times Roll
Foolish Tijuana Panthers Poster
Don't Wanna Be Anywhere La Luz Weirdo Shrine
Covered In Shade Helen The Original Faces
Broken Lines Cold Beat Into The Air
Two Meatbodies Meatbodies
More... Wilco Star Wars
B. Murphy Places To Hide Strange Lyfe
Sleeper Hold Saintseneca Such Things
Help Land Lines The Natural World
Rickety Yo La Tengo Stuff Like That There
Sun In The Sky Destroyer Poison Season
Nobodys Empire Belle & Sebastian Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
Falling Here We Go Magic Be Small
What Went Down Foals What Went Down
Song Artist Album
Close Up Peaches with Kim Gordon Rub
The Yabba Battles La Di Da Di
VHS Superhuman Happiness Escape Velocity
Best Petite Noir La Vie Est Belle
Cranekiss Tamaryn Cranekiss
The Invisible Man Deradoorian The Expanding Flower Planet
Pricks Of Brightness Ratatat Magnifique
Cellphone Silicon Personal Computer
Higher Twilight and Twilite Tone Twilight Meets The Twilight Tone
NEOTEKT72 AFX Orphaned Deejay Selek 2006-2008
The Odyssey Part 1 Massive Suits Quartet Full Moon Wizard
Soft Nameless Absolute White Out With Nels Cline Accidental Sky

Modern Music Playlist: August 21, 2015

Aug. 22, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Fade Into You (Mazzy Star) Korey Dane (single)
In The Kingdom Mazzy Star Seasons Of Your Day
Rosa Grimes Geidi Primes
Corner Night Beds (single)
Totem Ancient Language (single)
The Night Josh Tillman Came To Our Apartment Father John Misty I Love You, Honeybear
Borders Chris Bathgate Salt Year
Rivers & Streams Land Lines The Natural World
Sleep Talk Diet Cig (single)
Drawing Lines Superhuman Happiness (single)
Night Club Balthazar Thin Walls
Random Name Generator Wilco Star Wars
Him Meatbodies Meatbodies
Where You At The Bohicas The Making Of
Beautiful Lie Grave Babies Holographic Violence
Song Artist Album
Can't Keep Checking My Phone Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
The Warning Hot Chip The Warning
Refractor Painted Palms (single)
Kong The Notwist Close To The Glass
I Used To Pray For The Heavens To Fall The Dears Times Infinity Vol. 1
PPP Beach House Depression Cherry
Friend Tonight Briana Marela All Around Us
Stella Here We Go Magic Be Small
All The Ways Michael Stasis Rip III
Traveling VSTRS VSTRS
Hella Cayucas Dancing At The Blue Lagoon
You've Got A Drinking Friend The Blind Doctors EP

Modern Music Playlist: August 14, 2015

Aug. 15, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Let The Music OBN IIIs Worth A Lot Of Money
Search And Destroy The Stooges Raw Power
They/Them/Theirs Worriers Imaginary Life
City Spring King They're Coming After You
Stoned And Starving Parquet Courts Light Up Gold
Beautiful Blue Sky Ought Sun Coming Down
Cold Slope Wilco Star Wars
Kodiak Ultimate Painting Green Lanes
A Long Way Down Hidden Charms (single)
Return To The Moon El Vy Return To The Moon
What Part Of Me Low Ones And Sixes
Are You Ready? Mercury Rev The Light In You
Dead Man Walking Coke Weed (single)
Times Square Destroyer Poison Season
Song Artist Album
Gone Jr. Jr. (single)
Highway Patrol Stun Gun Youth Lagoon Savage Hills Ballroom
Test Yourself Sea Of Bees Build A Boat To The Sun
Organism Big Scary (single)
Strangers The Rebel Light (single)
Weekends Westkust Last Forever
Idlewild ScotDrakula ScotDrakula
Save The Date Mike Krol Turkey
Thinking It Micachu And The Shapes Good Sad Happy Bad
Night Life Adult. (single)
The Man Machine Kraftwerk The Man Machine
The Way Of Asprilla Slime Company
Everything Is You Empress Of Me
Face Melting Choir Of Young Believers (single)
God Emoji Silicon Personal Computer
Ceremonial Gilligan Moss EP

Modern Music Playlist August 7, 2015

Aug. 9, 2015 on Modern Music

The best new and emerging sounds from the independent music scene.

Song Artist Album
Can't Get Through Phylums Phylum Phyloid
Willow Barrence Whitfield And The Savages Under The Savage Sky
Hey! Cookie The Dirtbombs Ooey Gooey Chewie Kablooey
Kill What You Love ScotDrakula ScotDrakula
With Davey La Luz Weirdo Shrine
Dog Poncho Numb Bats Bees & Trees
More... Wilco Star Wars
Say Mikal Cronin MCIII
Summer 3D Westkust Last Forever
Vanishing Point Eleventh Dream Day Works For Tomorrow
You Don't Have To Be Mad Gang Of Four Content
Take You Up The Hussy Galore
Let Go Seapony A Vision
I Can't Escape It On An On And The Wave Has Two Sides
Fixations Gardens & Villa Music For Dogs
Come On Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Song Artist Album
Friday I'm In Love (The Cure) Yo La Tengo Stuff Like That There
Realize Matilde Davoli I'm Calling You From My Dreams
Chosen Time New Order Movement
Restless New Order Music Complete
The Moment Tame Impala Currents
Leave A Trace Chvrches (single)
998 Feat. Banks Chet Faker (Single)
Sunken Living Area Heathered Pearls Body Complex
My House By The Water Mac DeMarco Another One
Rip-Run Seefeel Seefeel
Household Item Dave Douglas High Risk
The World According To Toe Hear You
Currents Mice Parade Candela
Witness Eno- Hyde Someday World

Modern Music Playlist: July 31, 2015

Aug. 1, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Etiquette Dave Douglas High Risk
Magus Mountain The Budos Band Burnt Offering
Iceberg Will Sessions Mix Takes 3 & 4
A Desert Of Human Toe Hear You
There's No One >Kaeb Split EP
Jacinto Lyric Range Prefuse 73 Rivington Nao Rio
Network Failure Matrixxman Homesick
Babby Bobby Earthly Days
Obvs Jamie XX In Colour
Failing Here We Go Magic (single)
Maximize Results Gardens & Villa Music For Dogs
Beautiful Lie Grave Babies Holographic Violence
Patriarchaeth Gwenno Y Dydd Olaf
The Queen Of Swans Mercury Rev The Light In You
Song Artist Album
Animal Quieties Manatree Manatree
Gunga Din The Libertines Anthems For Doomed Youth
Get Away Jaill Brain Cream
The Polaroid Song Allo Darlin' Allo Darlin'
Easy Westkust Last Forever
I Love You Spacemen 3 Recurring
Deeper Into Movies Yo La Tengo Stuff Like That There
No Way Out Of Here (Unicorn) Iron And Wine and ben Bridwell Sing Into My Mouth
Set 'Em Free Akron/Family Set 'Em Wild, Set 'Em Free
Meet Me In The Woods Lord Huron Strange Trails
True Affection Father John Misty I Love You, Honeybear
Into The Sky Ducktails St. Catherine
Alright Alright On An On And The Wave Has Two Sides
Take You Up The Hussy Galore
Pickled Ginger Wilco Star Wars

Modern Music Playlist: July 24, 2015

July 25, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Friday I'm In Love (The Cure) Yo La Tengo Stuff Like That There
Am I A Good Man? Iron and Wine and Ben Bridwell Sing Into My Mouth
The Joke Explained Wilco Star Wars
Sugar Coated Jessie Jones Jessie Jones
Baby Jokin Sonny & The Sunsets Talent Night at the Ashram
The Disney Afternoon Ducktails St. Catherine
The Informant Steelism The Drawing Room, Vol. 1
Adios Johnny Bravo Man Or Astro-man? What Remains Inside A Black Hole
Shake Me Down Oscillating Fan Club Oscillations Of A Beast
Black Hole, Weirdo Shrine La Luz Weirdo Shrine
Stutter Bug Phylums Phylum Phyloid
Bathe In Filth The State Of Michigan State Your Business
Never Regret It George Morris We Will Go To Hell For This
Buttons James Linck Small World
The Less I Know The Better Tame Impala Currents
Leave A Trace Chvrches Every Open Eye
Molecules Atlas Genius Inanimate Objects
Song Artist Album
Doin' the Cockroach Modest Mouse The Lonesome Crowded West
Why Does It Shake Promotmartyr The Agent Intellect
Continental Shelf Viet Cong Viet Cong
Eddie's Song King Tuff Black Moon Spell
Dream Beach Party Ripper
I Saw Her Standing There (Beatles) Part Time Virgo's Maze
Don't Take My Man To Idaho Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas (single)
The Stalker Sunflower Bean I Hear Voices
Junkie Gone To Heaven VSTRS VSTRS
Mountain At My Gates Foals What Went Down
I Used To Pray For The Heavens... Foals What Went Down
One More Night (Can) Stephen Malkmus Ege Bamyasi Played By...
Ice Cream Earthly Days

Modern Music Playlist: July 17, 2015

July 18, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
The Broken Window Beak> Split ep
Beautiful Blue Sky Ought Sun Coming Down
Bad Blood Fred Thomas All Are Saved
Jet In The Jungle Damaged Bug Cold Hot Plumbs
The Serge Steelism The Drawing Room Vol. 1
The Moment Tame Impala Currents
Countach Ratatat Magnifique
Pointless Experience Viet Cong Viet Cong
My Desire Interpol El Pintor
Give Any Love Old Empire How To Make An Entrance
A Heart Like Yours Party To The People Gold
The Road Will Sessions Mix Takes 3 & 4
Weekends Westkust Last Forever
Song Artist Album
You Disappear La Luz Weirdo Shrine
Can't Get Through Phylums Phylum Phyloid
In The Alley Prude Boys Family Style Glamour
Telephone Palaces (single)
Snowblind Eleventh Dream Day Works For Tomorrow
Breeding Beach Party Ripper
Outta My Mind The Arcs (single)
Picking My Bones Jaill Brain Cream
Tropicana Freedom Fry (single)
Up Up Up Givers In Light
Worship You Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires Of The City
Bird Of Prey Natalie Prass Natalie Prass
Wild Cate Le Bon Mug Museum
World Away Tweedy Sukierae
This Must Be The Place (Talking Heads) Iron & Wine and Ben Bridwell Sing Into My Mouth

Modern Music Playlist: July 10, 2015

July 11, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Patient Dub King Tubby Trojan Dub Box Set
Hihache Will Sessions Mix Sessions 3 & 4
Into the Woods 1939 Ensemble Black Diamond Pearl
Down Petite Noir (single)
Namesake Tunde Olaniran Transgressor
J-Cruise Gossamer Automaton
Easy To Get Hot Chip Why Make Sense?
Cream On Chrome Ratatat Magnifique
Bad and Beautiful (I'm In You Remix) Katiee v/a: Selfish Agenda Mixtape Vol. 1
No Comprende Low No Comprende
The Unknowing Eleventh Dream Day Works For Tomorrow
Stoic Resemblance The Helio Sequence The Helio Sequence
The Best Of Jill Hives Guided By Voices Earthquake Glue
Song Artist Album
All Our Songs Built to Spill Untethered Moon
Feast-Famine Surfer Blood 1000 Palms
Gold Mikal Cronin III
Pills White Reaper White Reaper Does It Again
Fall In Cloud Nothings Attack On Memory
Dishwasher Westkust Last Forever
Symptoms Jaill Brain Cream
Honey Do Beverly Careers
Meet Me In The Woods Lord Huron Strange Trails
Dissolve Hibou Dissolve
Sparks Beach House (single)
The Cost Of Living Part Time Virgo's Maze
The Hanging Garden The Cure Pornography
Temptation New Order (single)

Modern Music Playlist: June 26, 2015

June 27, 2015 on Modern Music

The most new music on Detroit radio.

Song Artist Album
Not You Steven A. Clark The Lonely Roller
Hot Dog Slime Hot Dog
Lonesome Tonight (New Order) Another's Blood Power Corruption & Lies Covered
Confusion White Poppy Natural Phenomena
Anxious In Venice Superhumanoids Do You Feel OK?
Move On Lali Puna Silver Light e.p.
The Chase Future Islands (Single)
In A Future World Telekinesis (single)
Everything New No Joy More Faithful
A Beautiful Woman Deradoorian The Expanding Flower Planet
Mtn Tune Trails & Ways Pathology
Island Future Islands 1000 Palms
Class Historian Broncho Just Enough Hip To Be A Woman
Be What You Are The Cairo Gang Goes Missing
The Dirt Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp
Together Or Alone Eternal Summers Gold And Stone
Song Artist Album
Talk it Jackie Zealous Jackie Zealous
Line On You Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltzin The High Country
Turned Out Light Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
Chalk Up A Smile Growwing Pains Growwing Pains
Debbie Downer Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit And Think....
Pups To Dust Modest Mouse Strangers To Ourselves
I Don't Want To Let You Down Sharon Van Etten I Don't Want To Let You Down e.p.
The Way You'd Love Her Mac Demarco Another One
Afternoon Froth Bleak
What Went Down Foals What Went Down
Conditions De Lux Generation
Cold Fingers Ratatat Magnifique
Druganaut Black Mountain Black Mountain (10th Anniversary Edition)
Elephant (Canyons Wolly Mammoth Remix) Tame Impala Lonerism

Modern Music Playlist: June 19, 2015

June 20, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
Windows Angel Olsen Burn Your Fire For No Witness
Hold Up For The Silver Lake Chorus The Silver Lake Chorus
Champion Cayucas Dancing At The Blue Lagoon
Johnny Delusional FFS FFS
First Light Django Django Born Under Saturn
Sticky Hulks Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
The Lake Massive Suits Quartet Full Moon Wizard
Lonely Planet Nautiluss v/a: Ghostly Swim 2
Vitamin C Can Ege Bamyasi
The Rest Is Noise Jamie xx In Colour
Staring Contest Mates Of State You're Going To Make It
Deeper Shadows Jaako Eino Kalevi Jaako Eino Kalevi
Tonight, We Fall Adult. The Way Things Fall
Song Artist Album
Get The Message Lusine The Waiting Room
Dream Memory Ken Camden Dream Memory
Print Gossamer Automaton
Oh Man The Future De Lux Generation
I Should Watch TV David Byrne & St. Vincent Love This Giant
Love Nothing The Hangabouts Illustrated Bird
Fixations Gardens and Villa (single)
The True Wheel Brian Eno Taking Tiger Mountain By Strategy
Window Pane Linden Rest And Be Thankful
Jangle The Cave Singers Welcome Joy
Love Can Be Cruel Ryley Walker Primrose Green
Only Son Of The Ladiesman Father John Misty Fear Fun
Turn Around Mikal Cronin MCIII
Jealousy Best Coast California Nights

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