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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: 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

Modern Music Playlist: June 12, 2015

June 13, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
Gosh Jamie xx In Colour
Easy To Get Hot Chip What Make Sense?
Don't Call Me Up Jamaican Queens Downers
The Shade (I Want It All) Metric The Shade (I Want It All)
We WIll Rest Adult. The Way Things Fall
Extremities Jaws That Bite (single)
No Witnesses Ritual Howls Turkish Leather
Old High New Kind James Linck Fortress Of Solitude
Subsaharan Javelins No Plants Just Animals
Haunted House My Pal Val (single)
Dead End Street The Paper Sound The Struggle With Light
Dream Lover Destroyer Poison Season
At The Bordr, Guy Joe Strummer & The Mescaleros Global A Go-Go
Song Artist Album
Believe (Nobody Knows) My Morning Jacket The Waterfall
Dancing At The Blue Lagoon Cayucas Dancing At The Blue Lagoon
No No No Beirut No No No
All Your Love Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Independence Street Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks Wig Out At Jagbags
Gertrudis Get Through This! Mourn Mourn
Radio Bikini The Vaccines English Graffitti
Lupine Ossuary Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
Run Through My Head Best Coast California Nights
Death Viet Cong Viet Cong
Whatever You Want Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Sucker's Shangri-La Lower Dens Escape From Evil

Modern Music Playlist June 5, 2015

June 6, 2015 on Modern Music

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

Song Artist Album
Shake And Tremble Django Django Born Under Saturn
Poor Queen Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated at Last
Together Or Alone Eternal Summers Gold And Stone
So Unaware Best Coast California Nights
Princess Castle 1987 Peach Kelli Pop Peach Kelli Pop III
Seperate Bedrooms Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter
West Coast Love Affair Unrest Perfect Teeth
Laced The DMA's The DMA's
Let Me Get Higher Palaces Axiomatic/Let Me Get Higher
For The Boy Who Moved Away EDJ EDJ
Monster Movie Fred Thomas All Are Saved
Just Like Blood Sharon Van Etten I Don't Want To Let You Down E.P.
Last Year Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Fat City The Muggs Straight Up Boogaloo
Early Moon The Cave Singers Naomi
Song Artist Album
Mend My Ways The Sugar Clouds Partners Don't Do That...
Deceptacon Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas 7"
Bronze Head My Brightest Diamond I Had Grown Wild EP
Like Acid Rain Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
Call Girl FFS (Franz Ferdinand and Sparks) FFS
Dreams (Come Back To Me) Michael Vidal Dream Center
Signs Valet Nature
Bugs Flyying Colours EP X2
The Neutral Sonic Youth Rather Ripped
Not Real Stealing Sheep Not Real
Miniskirt Braids Deep In The Iris
Belispeak Purity Ring Shrines
Journey Into Golden Valley Hush To Feel Small
Surrender Briana Marela All Around Us
Into The Night Strange Lot Another Mind

Modern Music Playlist: May 29, 2015

May 30, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
Friends With Benefits Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Sunshine On My Back (feat. Sharon Van Etten) The National (single)
Air Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp
Clouds Valet Nature
Vapour Trail Ride Ox4: The Best Of Ride
Threads Moon King Secret Life
Daylight's Gone Motopony (single)
Actions Turn To Crime Actions
It's Never Over Fawn Coastlines
Let It Happen Tame Impala (single)
Started Right Hot Chip Why Make Sense?
Comfy In Nautica Panda Bear Person Pitch
Leave Everything Behind Art Of Ballistics Rex 84
Song Artist Album
The Examination His Name Is Alive Tecuciztecatl
Section 8 Bryce Dessner Music For Wood And Strings
Deadlock Stealing Sheep Not Real
Stranger Still Vetiver Complete Strangers
Shikaakwa Cave Threace
Everyone is Guilty Akron/Family Set 'Em Wild, Set 'Em Free
Turned Out Light Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
When I'm Blind Built To Spill Untethered Moon
Whatever You Want Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Crayon Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter

Modern Music Playlist: May 22, 2015

May 23, 2015 on Modern Music

The Best In New Music.

Song Artist Album
Control Mikal Cronin MCIII
Kissing The Lipless The Shins Chutes Too Narrow
Twilight Elliot Smith In Introduction To Elliot Smith
Grey Lanes Jacco Gardner Hynophobia
Extreme Wealth And Casual Cruelty Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
Point Of No Return Surfer Blood 1000 Palms
Good Neck Speedy Ortiz Foil Deer
I Heard Ramona Sing Frank Black Frank Black
Sugar Ray The Jesus And Mary Chain Honey's Dead
A Good Idea Sugar Copper Blue
Boomerang Clare Maguire Don't Mess Me Around
Web Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated At Last
It's Only Midnight King Friday Heavy Lies The Crown
Obscure Knowledge (Part III) Guapo Obscure Knowledge
Song Artist Album
How To Make An Entrance Old Empire How To Make An Extrance
There Is No Function Stacey Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter
She Leaves Flyying Colours EPx2
Closedown The Cure Disintegration
Subtropical Suburban Michelle Blades Ataraxia
Show Boat Angel The Sea And Cake The Sea And Cake
That Weekend Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Skull Sebadoh Bakesale
Californiyeah !!! Thr!!!er
All I Want Fort Romeau Insides
Rally Rasser Good Matthew Dear v/a: Ghostly by Night
Self Compassion Shigeto Digging the Blogosphere
Huarache Lights Hot Chip Why Make Sense?

Modern Music Playlist: May 15, 2015

May 16, 2015 on Modern Music

The best in new music

Song Artist Album
I Get A Kick John Krautner Fun With Gum Vol. 1
Come On Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Dead Fox Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit And Think...
Daylight's Gone Motopony Welcome You
In My Eyes Best Coast California Nights
All Our Songs Built To Spill Untethered Moon
Ready Mikal Cronin MCII
Shake & Tremble Django Django Born Under Saturn
Other Desert Cities Surfer Blood 1000 Palms
Cause I'm A Man Tame Impala (single)
The World Is Crowded Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
I Wanna Love You Michael Rault Living Daylight
Expo '87 Fred Thomas All Are Saved
Wicked Campaign Modest Mouse Strangers To Ourselves
Bad Advice Protomartyr Under Colour Of Official Right
Song Artist Album
I'm All Wrong Juan Wauters Who Me?
There Are Too Many Of Us Blur The Magic Whip
Grey Lanes Jacco Gardner Hypnophobia
Nature Valet Nature
Mouthpiece Dan Mangan & Blacksmith Club Meds
Mantras Carbon Handshake Pulp Life EP
Tide Pools Shigeto v/a: Ghostly Swim Vol. 2
Bug In The Base Bin (Jazz Version) Innzerzone Orchestra 12"
Spaceship Jazz Massive Suits Quartet Full Moon Wizard
Take It On Faith Art of Ballistics REX 84
Arterial (telefon Tel Aviv Remix) Lusine Arterial Reworks
Warm Leatherette The Normal 12"
The Model Kraftwerk The Man Machine

Modern Music Playlist: May 8, 2015

May 9, 2015 on Modern Music

The best in new music

Song Artist Album
Anywhere Interpol El Pintor
Say Mikal Cronin MCIII
Moony-Eyed Walrus Cayucas Dancing At The Blue Lagoon
Actions Turn To Crime Actions
Texting Feist Giant Sand Heartbreak Pass
Fool For Love Lord Huron (single)
You Can Run (But You Can't Hide) The Soul Surfers Soul Rock
Island Surfer Blood 1000 Palms
In My Eyes Best Coast California Nights
Your Hologram Mac McCaughan Non-Believers
The Chase Future Islands (single)
I Broadcast Blur The Magic Whip
Tin Flower RJD2 The Colossus
You Are Now Poison Prefuse 73 Forsyth Gardens
Grapevine Anenon v/a: Ghostly Swin 2
Song Artist Album
Aevintyr Soley Ask The Deep
Lighthouse Colleen Captain of None
1930's Beach House Movietone The Blossom Filled Streets
Banners On High Nomo Invisible Cities
No Shade In The Shadow Of The Cross Sufjan Stevens Carrie And Lowell
Loyalty The Weather Station Loyalty
Ever Had A Little Faith Belle & Seabstian Girls In Peacetime Want To Dance
Everlasting Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Homonovus Speedy Ortiz Foil Deer
Air Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp
Mexican Knives Mexican Knives Mexican Knives
UFO Factory Moonwalks Lunar Phases
Too Bad So Sad Michael Rault Living Daylight
Windshield Smasher Black Moth Super Rainbow Cobra Juicy

Modern Music Playlist May 1, 2015

May 2, 2015 on Modern Music

This week: new music from Detroit’s Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas, Mac McCaughan of Superchunk fame and more.

Song Artist Album
Summer Of Love Waxahatchee Ivy Tripp
The Soul Serene Villagers Darling Arithmetic
All Kinds Of You Ryley Walker Primrose Green
Bird Of Prey Natalie Prass Natalie Prass
All I Want Is To be Your Girl Holly Miranda Holly Miranda
Turn Around Mikal Cronin MCIII
Every Song Sung To A Dog Fred Thomas All Are Saved
Heavenly Father (Bon Iver) Highasakite (single)
Lilly Toro Y Moi What For?
Tougher Pale Blue The Past We Leave Behind
Half Life Twin Shadow Eclipse
I Can't Swim Elliot Moss Highspeeds
Idioteque Radiohead Kid A
Safe In Here Shigeto No Better Time Than Now
Song Artist Album
Can't Keep Checking My Phone Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
Let It Happen Tame Impala (single)
Roswell Moon King Secret Life
Stoic Resemblance The Helio Sequence The Helio Sequence
Gold And Stone Eternal Summers Gold And Stone
Our Way Free Mac McCaughan Non-Believers
When Will I Change Best Coast California Nights
Grrrls Like Us Leggy Nice Try
Chocked Out The Mountain Goats Beat The Champ
Dot X Speedy Ortiz Foil Deer
Silhouettes Viet Cong Viet Cong
Nobody Really Cares If You Don't Go To The Party Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit And Think...
Sugar Boats Modest Mouse Strangers to Ourselves
Don't Take My Man To Idaho Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas (single)
Living Zoo Built To Spill Untethered Moon

Modern Music Playlist: April 24, 2015

April 25, 2015 on Modern Music

18th Annual Metro Times Blowout Special

Song Artist Album
UFO Factory Moonwalks Lunar Phases
Turn Of The Tide The Sugar Clouds Partners Don't Do That (They Watch And Be Amazed)
Radio Burns Radio Burns Radio Burns
Nightmare Mexican Knives (Single)
Welcome To Jonestown The SunBurns (single)
Shakin Blaire Alise and the Bombshells For My Darlin'
Promenade The Kickstand Band Summer Means Fun EP
Everyone The Greatest The Witches A Haunted Person's Guide to The Witches
Adult Diversion Alvvays Alvvays
Everyone's A Bitch Jaill Traps
Boys In The Wood The Black Lips Underneath the Rainbow
Detroit Jay (Feat. Passalacqua) Duende! (single)
2016 The Beggars The Beggars
Didn't We? Dirty Copper (single)
Driver Perfect Pussy Say Yes To Love
The Other Shoe F*cked Up David Comes To Life
Song Artist Album
Out Of Site Atom Like Jawsthatbite & Air Job Critters
In The Early Morning (Feat. Lily Nyooni) Ancient Language (single)
Children Valley Hush (single)
Bored + Lazy Jamaican Queens Bored + Lazy EP
I Tell Myself Five Pound Snap (single)
This Is Wrong The Bruised Reed (single)
Never Regret It George Morris We Will Go To Hell For This
Find Your Voice The Paper Sound Trajectories
Forever And Always Growwing Pains (single)
Working Harder Touch The Clouds Baetyl
A Heart Like Yours The Hand Grenades 52
Looking Forward To Looking Back Ryan Allen & His Extra Arms Heart String Soul
Superhuman David Bierman Overdrive Standard Skies
Folks Ponyshow (single)
Black Clothing Bastardous (single)

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