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Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 01/20/18

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Connected By Love - Jack White Ponzo Illusion - Honeybabe Breathe - Aim Lower Architect - Foiled Beezle - Desires Pardon My Dust - Tryancareagain Kamikazes -…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 01/13/18

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Smile - Better Thoughts Under My Skin - Boys Of Fall Carry On - Hifi Handgrenades Break The Divide - New Architects All I See Is Blue…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.6.18

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 01.08.17 Judah and the Lion – “Going To Mars” (Caroline) The Coronas – “We Couldn’t Fake It” (So Far So Good) The Fratellis – “Stand Up Tragedy” (Cooking Vinyl) Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – “Echo” (Vagrant/BMG) Faze Wave – “Leagues” (Canvasback) Iration – “Hit List” (Three Prong) A Day To…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 01/06/18

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   All Your Fault - Stories Untold Drag - Bear Bones Evil Boy - My Drowning Youth Beware Heather Sinclair - Lawnmower You Have To Go Through Bono…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Holiday Edition Playlist 12/23/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Run, Run Rudolph - Kaleido with Chad Nicefield Deck The Halls - The Romantics Once Upon A December - The Crane Wives Candlelight - Claslan If We…

The Full Story Of Festivus!

On December 18th, 1997 in the 9th season of 'Seinfeld', the episode "The Strike" aired and birthed a new holiday! "A Festivus for the rest of us!" For those of you who aren't familiar, Festivus is a holiday created by Frank Costanza where you put up an aluminum pole for decoration, air out your grievances and complete the…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 12/16/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   August Heat Wave - Blind Merle & His Traveling Band Dance With Me - My Girlfriend Beru Habits - Southpaw Then What? - Daisys Stone Me -…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 12.11.17

Sleigh Bells – “Favorite Transgression” (Torn Clean) Moon Honey – “Betta Fish” (Rob The Rich) Jane N’ The Jungle – “Smoke & Dust” (Angel Rock) Graham The Empire – “Save Me” Jim James – “I Just Wasn’t Made For These Times” (ATO) Knox Fortune – “I Don’t Wanna Talk About It” Kimbra – “ Top…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 12/09/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Left Of Center - Secret Grief El Dorado - Choker The Duration - The Go Rounds Euclid - Pity Sex My Trinity - Reject The Silence Haven…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 12.04.17

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 12.04.17 Sin Shake Sin – “Can’t Go To Hell” Midnight Mantics – “You For A Lifetime” Joywave – “Doubt” (Hollywood/Cultco) They Might Be Giants – “I Left My Body” (Idlewild) Awaken I Am – “Black Dreams” (Victory) Gingerlys – “Turtledoves” (Top Shelf/Babe City) Gordon Raphael – “Sleep On The Radio”…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 12/02/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Confidence - Brother Son The Sun Was The Moon - Mover Shaker Hope - Gillihan Landlocked - Signature Mistakes One Track Mind - So Called Ghost Insignificance…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.27.17

Riff2’s Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.27.17 Amy Shark – “Adore” (RCA) Aviva – “GRRLS” Dan Croll – “Tokyo” (Dan Croll/Kobalt) Aquilo – “Who Are You” (Harvest) Fall Out Boy – “Hold Me Tight Or Don’t” (Island) Eye On Attraction – “Pleasantville” Sonic Kharma – “New Day” GBH – “Momentum” (Hellcat) Black Pistol Fire – “Lost…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 11/25/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Meadow - Stone Temple Pilots (Jeff Gutt) Safari Song - Greta Van Fleet Held Under - Elsie Binx Fiction - Young Grudges Mouth Sin - Them Teeth…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.13.17

1. Bastille - "World Gone Mad" (Atlantic/RRP) 2. Jessica Boudreaux - "Ask Me To Stay" (New Moss) 3. Hembree - "Had It All" (Ribbon/ADA) 4. Les Techno - "Where Were You?" (Solid Bass) 5. La Bouquet - "Loveless" (Washington Square/Razor & Tie) 6. Spinning Coin - "Sleepless" (Geographic/Domino) 7. Bad Llama - "Apocrypha" 8. Sin…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 11/11/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   110 - The Zannies A Little Bit Better (Still Bad) - Border Patrol Drug And Marriage - The Lucid Furs One Eyed Shaman - Star Dancer Jealousy…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 11/04/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Waking Lions - Pop Evil Flatlines - I Prevail Steel Roses - Oakhill Shaylee, Shanel - Hot Mulligan Big Fun - Charles Rogers Pipe Bomb - Former…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 10.30.17

1. Liam Gallagher - "Come Back To Me" (Warner Bros.) 2. Everything Everything - "Can't Do" (Big Picnic) 3. Mansionair - "Astronaut (Something About Your Love)" (Glassnote) 4. Franz Ferdinand - "Always Ascending" (Domino) 5. Curtis Harding - "On And On" (Anti-) 6. GGOOLLDD - "Secrets" (Roll Call/INgrooves) 7. The Midnight Club - "Close Your…

Citizen Zero Release New Music Video

Detroit's own Citizen Zero filmed their latest music video for "What A Feeling" while out on their recent tour! Check it out below! Their album State of Mind is out now!   Citizen Zero - What A Feeling (Official Video) What A Feeling available now: http://smarturl.it/yyhs8x Directed by Mike Rodway Additional Footage Provided by Danielle Eden…

Craig Finn Interview

Craig Finn and his band The Uptown Controllers played The Shelter in support of his solo album "We All Want The Same Things" and Jonel got to chat with him before the show. They talked about the tour, songwriting, his favorite albums from artists from his home state of Minnesota & more! Find out where…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 10.23.17

1. Fever Ray - "To The Moon & Back" (Rabid Mute) 2. Cut Copy - "Black Rainbows" (Astralwerks) 3. Donora - "This Heart" (Rostrum) 4. Trudy and the Romance - "Twist It, Shake It. Rock and Roll" (B3SCI) 5. Made Violent - "Unamused" (Columbia) 6. Magic Giant - "Window" (Washington Square/Concord) 7. New Politics -…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 10/21/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Words - Amateur Anthropologist 21 - Liars And Thieves The Start - Ellis Grand Theft Audio - The Banshee Pilot Cloak & Bones - Bison Machine Bring…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 10.16.17

1. AWOLNATION - "Passion" (Red Bull) 2. Nada Surf - "Out Of The Dark" (Barsuk) 3. St. Vincent - "Los Ageless" (Loma Vista/Concord) 4. JR JR - "Control (Secretly Sorry)" 5. RAC - "Unusual" (SLP/Counter) 6. The Amazons - "Ultraviolet" (Fiction/Caroline) 7. Primus - "The Scheme" (ATO) 8. A Day To Remember - "We Got…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 10/14/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Shattered - Harlow Happier - Gold Route SOS - Backswing Caged - Short Leash Shadow Radiant - Spirit Breaker University Girl - Rounding Third Wretched - Home…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 09/30/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Talk To Myself - Influence Waltz Around The Sun - Blue Black Hours Trial - Pleasant Accidents Black Hole Party - The Weakend Beast In My Closet…

ICYMI: Asking Alexandria Release New Song/Video

Asking Alexandria reunited with original singer Danny Worsnop last fall and have released their first taste of new music! "Into The Fire" is the first single off their upcoming album which is due out on December 15th on Sumerian Records. Check out the official music video below and read more about it HERE. The band…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 9.25.17

1. Cults - "I Took Your Picture" 2. The Glorious Sons - "Everything Is Alright" (Frontside/Blackbox/BMG) 3. Morrissey - "Spent The Day In Bed" (BMG) 4. Walk The Moon - "One Foot" (RCA) 5. Slothrust - "Sex and Candy" (Dangerbird) 6. Shout Out Louds - "Porcelain" (Merge) 7. QTY - "Michael" (Strange Loop/Dirty Hit) 8.…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 09/23/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Choose - Undesirable People Promise - Tranquility Hand In Your Demise - Get Stoked Jerk Off Your Life - Child Bite It Doesn't Matter - Brett Lucas…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 9.18.17

1. Beck - "Up All Night" (Capitol) 2. Bjork - "The Gate" (One Little Indian) 3. Arcade Fire - "Creature Comfort" (Columbia) 4. Dispatch - "Painted Yellow Lines" (Bomber) 5. The National - "Day I Die" (Beggars Group/4AD) 6. Pat Benatar - "Dancing Through The Wreckage" (We Are Hear) 7. Gary Clark Jr. - "Come…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 09/16/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Never Did - Silver Age Crimes - Dogleg Georgia (Black Dog) - Vega Hidden Drive - Audrey Strong Enough To Last - Willamena Locust - Jake Down…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 09/09/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Trouble In Paradise - Kaleido Why Love You? - Bronze Mambas Kids Get Away - Jamaican Queens November - Great Lakes Feather Company Wonderful - Carm Bongo…

Two Michigan Companies, One Great Beverage

It's 5:00 somewhere, right? Two Michigan companies have partnered up to combine two great beverages. The Arcadia Brewing Company and Biggby Coffee have collaborated to created Morning Nightcap, a coffee porter brewed by Arcadia with Biggby Coffee’s new Papua New Guinea blend. The brew will be released on draft Thursday, September 28th at Arcadia Brewing Company in Kalamazoo.…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 09/02/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Ugly World - Antighost A Better Place - Avarice The 4 A.M. Wake Up Call - Mikal Run Too Far - Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Noir,…

Detroit Featured In New Video Game Trailer

The Detroit landscape is hitting the big screen once again... Sort of. Director and Royal Oak native Jordan Vogt-Roberts ("Kong: Skull Island") came back to his home town back in July to film the live-action trailer for "Destiny 2" the next installment in the popular sci-fi video game franchise. "Destiny 2" is set to launch…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 8.28.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 8.28.17 1. Motorhead - "Heroes" 2. The Bronx - "Two Birds" (ATO) 3. Foo Fighters - "The Sky Is A Neighborhood" (RCA) 4. Brand New - "Can't Get It Out" (Procrastinate! Music Traitors) 5. Grizfolk - "In My Arms" (The Vagabonds Trail) 6. Sleepy Sun - "Crave" (Dine Alone) 7.…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 08/26/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Until Forever - Eva Under Fire Come Into Light - Kougaran GGP - Havilland Better Things - The Romeo Flynns Dirty Water - Short On Shame The…

WATCH: Ghost Releases New Music Video For "He Is"

Ghost has unveiled their next music video for 'He Is' off the album Meliora which came out back in 2015. They filmed it right here in downtown Detroit, one location being a church on the east side. Naturally, some WRIF employees are pretty big fans of the band and decided to answer the casting call! Check…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 8.21.17

1. Liam Gallagher - "For What It's Worth" (Warner Bros.) 2. Neon Trees - "Feel Good" (Island) 3. Superet - "Who Is This Guy" (Rob The Rich) 4. Living Colour - "Come On" (Megaforce) 5. LCD Soundsystem - "tonite" (Columbia) 6. Awaken I Am - "Black Dreams" (Victory) 7. Toadies - "Broke Down Stupid" (Kirtland)…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 08/19/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2. That's 101.1 HD2 on your HD radio. Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected]f.com. Facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   The Ultimate Price - Avalon Black Storm's Comin' - Class Three Overbite It's Up To You - Stereo Addiction Tycoon - Slumlord Radio 4 The Peace -…