WXDU 88.7 FM Duke University Radio PLAYLISTS: Current | Past 10 Days LISTEN NOW: MP3 (default) / Ogg
Make a Request
make a request online
Contact Us
WXDU 88.7 FM
PO Box 90689
Duke Station
Durham, NC 27708
WXDU's Mission
WXDU, as a member of the Duke University Union, exists to inform, educate, and entertain both the students of Duke University and the surrounding community of Durham through quality progressive alternative radio programming. WXDU seeks to give its staff the freedom to pursue their personal aesthetic within the framework of a cohesive format. WXDU aims to provide the listener with an alternative viewpoint untainted by commercial interests. WXDU resolves to maintain good relations with the music industry without compromising its integrity and nationally recognized commitment to quality programming. WXDU resolves to remain a laboratory where all members are free to make and learn from their mistakes.

"Asides and B-sides" with Kate G. (archive)

Tuesday, July 1, 2014 | 07:00 to 09:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Jeff Cosgrove / Matthew Shipp / William Parker Bridges of Tomorrow [excerpt] Alternating Current Grizzley Music
* Olekranon Dynel Aphelion Inam
Matmos Roses and Teeth for Ludwig Wittgenstein The Rose Has Teeth in the Mouth of a Beast Matador "Forms of expression…whose 'grammar has yet to be explained.'"
* Soft Pink Truth Let There Be Ebola Frost Why Do the Heathen Rage? Thrill Jockey Drew Daniel of Matmos; featuring Jenn Wasner (Wye Oak). "Electronic profanations of black metal classics."
* Faster Detail Ghostsphere Chance Cube Hot Releases Alex Chesney of Ashrae Fax.
* 8-Bit Operators with Yerzmyey I Just Can't Get Enough Enjoy the Science Receptors Music Chiptunes tribute to Depeche Mode.
Colossus Swords Against Death And the Sepulcher of the Mirror Warlocks S/R @ Kings Thursday 7/3 (covering the Top Gun and Team America soundtracks)
* Dub Thompson No Time 9 Songs Dead Oceans @ Pinhook Monday 7/7
* Ought Clarify! More Than Any Other Day Constellation @ Pinhook Monday 7/7
Libyans Nervous Habits Expired Language Sorry State
Gang of Four The World at Fault Songs of the Free Infinite Zero Archive / Warner Bros. 1982 album reissued in 1996.
Hunters & Collectors Talking to a Stranger Hunters & Collectors A&M / Oz 1983.
Hammer No More the Fingers The Agency Black Shark Churchkey @ Duke Gardens Wednesday 7/2
* Horizontal Hold T-Shirt Quilt This Is Not a Living Potluck
* A Sunny Day in Glasgow MTLOV (Minor Keys) Sea When Absent Lefse
Honeyhander Wear Out Your Muscles Mary Woolly Mannerisms EP Strictly Amateur Films Library lotto! 2005.
* Sweetie Sweats Spells Cambium Hot Releases
* [Messed] Up Paper the House Glass Boys Matador @ Kings Saturday 7/5
* Good Throb Mummy I'm Ugly [Be] Off White Denim / Sabermetric / SuperFi
Life Without Buildings 14 Days Any Other City DC/Baltimore 2012
LiLiPUT Might Is Right LiLiPUT Kill Rock Stars
* Orang-utan I Can See Inside Your Head Orang-utan Sommor Reissue of 1971 album.