Real People Real Radio
Tucson and Southern Arizona's Community Radio
Feb 3, 2022 10:00 PM – 11:55 PM
With Julio Peña
A weekly mix of punk, post-punk, noise rock from the US/UK and beyond!
It's Already February!?
Whatever happened to January?
The Fall Mansion
This Nation's Saving Grace Beggars Banquet 1985
Dry Cleaning Unsmart Lady N
New Long Leg 4AD 2021
Debut LP from this English post-punk band. Along with fronting Dry Cleaning, vocalist Florence Shaw is a university lecturer, whose lyrics are spoken word writing exercises. The lyrics to this cut are about accepting your body as is.
Stations of the Crass (Remastered) Crass Records 1979
Second studio LP from the English anarcho-punk collective. Eve Libertine on vocals.
French Vanilla Move Along, Move Ahead
How Am I Not Myself? Danger Collective Records 2019
Arty post-punk from this Los Angeles based band, with a cut from their second studio LP.
Automatic Too Much Money
Signal Stones Throw Records 2019
Opening cut from the debut LP by this Los Angeles art-punk all-female trio. Drummer Lola Dompé's father is Kevin Haskins of Bauhaus fame!
The Tissues Morning Light
Veil The Tissues 2017
Keeping with the Los Angeles female fronted art-punk, here is a great release from 2017!
Siouxsie & The Banshees Cannibal Roses
Downside Up (Box Set) UMC (Universal Music Catalogue) 2004
"Cannibal Roses" was originally the B-side to the 1982 single "Slowdive", featured here as part of this four-disc boxset released in 2004 collecting rare cuts and outtakes from the amazing post-punk band.
Beak> The Brazilian
>>> INVADA Records 2018
Fourth studio LP from this mostly instrumental English band, founded by Geoff Barrow of Portishead.
Mogwai Midnight Flit N
As the Love Continues Rock Action Records 2021
Latest release from the Scottish post-rock instrumentalists. Critics noted Mogwai mostly dispensed with long-drawn out pieces in favor of quicker bursts of releases. I dunno, that is what I read!
A Place to Bury Strangers Playing the Part N
Hologram - EP Dedstrange 2021
NYC noise rock band originally scheduled to play in Tucson at 1919 Toole this month. Show has been rescheduled for May 16th! Likely dropping a new full-length release this month!
1000 Hurts Touch and Go Records 2000
Third studio LP from the powerhouse trio of Steve Albini, Todd Trainer, and Bob Weston (NOT of Fleetwood Mac fame). The lyrics are a random story Steve Albini wrote about a girl that can will ghosts into existence with her mind.
Thrall Night Fell
Hung Like God Reptilian Records 2001
Noise-rock band fronted by Mike Hard of God Bullies fame.
Napalm Death APEX PREDATOR - EASY MEAT
APEX PREDATOR - EASY MEAT Trooper Entertainment 2015
15th studio LP from the English grindcore legends. Vocalist Barney Greenway cited Michael Gira of Swans and John Lydon of PiL as vocal influences when recording this album.
Facs General Public N
Present Tense Trouble In Mind Records 2021
Latest release from this Chicago noise-rock band. Recorded at Stevel Albini's Electrical Audio studio (but not by Albini himself).
The Danse Society The Hurt
Heaven Is Waiting 640854 Records DK 1983
80s English Goth post-punk. Go ahead on put on that eyeliner.
Slayer Seasons In the Abyss
Seasons In the Abyss American Recordings Catalog P&D 1990
Is this your first time hearing Slayer? Wow.
Prong Freezer Burn
Force Fed Spigot 1989
Debut LP from this NYC-based crossover thrash band. A later re-issue contains a cover of Chrome's "Third from the Sun".
Pink City Virgins
Virgins Pink City 2013
Trans-continental collaboration between two musicians, one from the US Mid-west and the other from the UK. Album was recorded via exchange of instrumental and vocal files recorded individually.
Pig Eyes Warlord
Pig Eyes Mourningwood Recordings 2014
Second studio LP from this Swedish band. Two drummers in the band, back when that was the cool thing to do.
Flood Twin If You Were Jesus N
Flood Twin Flood Twin 2021
Debut LP from this Atlanta-based post-punk trio. My sleeper record of 2021. Highly recommended!
Head Of David Shadow Hills California
Lp Blast First 1986
Band formed by Justin Broadrick following his departure from Napalm Death back in the 80s (of which he was a founding member).
Human Eye The Movie Was Real
They Came from the Sky Sacred Bones Records 2011
Noisy garage rock influenced punk outfit from Detroit. SPOOKY!
Iggy & The Stooges I Got a Right
Jesus Loves The Stooges Cleopatra Records 2010
Recorded by The Stooges following their release from Elektra Records following 1970's Fun House LP, with lyrics an affirmation by Iggy Pop that he's still got a lot left in the creative tank.
L7 It's Not You
L7 Epitaph 1988
Debut LP from this all-female Los Angeles punk band. Also known to the young'uns as the "Pretend We're Dead" band as heard on the video game Rock Band.
Motörhead Nothing Up My Sleeve
Orgasmatron Essential 1997
It's Motörhead! You know Motörhead.
The Pagans I Don't Understand
Shit Street Crypt 2001
Late 70s Cleveland punk band that saw minor recognition within punk circles with the single "What's This Shit Called Love?". Just can't play it on the radio. Or other Pagan tunes for that matter.
Testors Sick On Yesterday
Complete Recordings Swami 2003
More late 70s punk by way of NYC. The band - specifically frontman Sonny Vincent - were kicked out of Canada. I wonder what he did.
The Undertones Wrong Way
The Undertones Salvo 2004
From the Irish punk band's 1979 debut LP. More concerned with teenage troubles then The Troubles.
The Reporters Office Staff
Bored Teenagers Vol. 2: 16 Great British Punk Originals '77-'82 Bin Liner Records 2001
Extremely short-lived English punk band, "Office Staff" was the title cut from the band's only release, a 1981 EP.