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Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.26.17

1. KMFDM - "Hell Yeah" (earMUSIC) 2. DJ Premier - "My Space Baby" (TTT/INgrooves) 3. Rococode - "Brutal" (Marquis) 4. Portugal. The Man - "Live In The Moment" (Atlantic) 5. J. Roddy Walston and the Business - "The Wanting" (ATO) 6. Deer Tick - "It's A Whale" (Partisan) 7. Cage The Elephant - "Whole Wide…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 06/24/17

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   Rough Night - The Doorstops Ghosts - Terrible As The Dawn Backseat - Oakhill Hauntings - Lemix J. Buckley Stoke - Chain…

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.19.17

1. Portugal. The Man - "Number One" (Atlantic) 2. Umm - "Black Summer" 3. The Killers - "The Man" (Island) 4. Pickwick - "Turncoat" (Small Press) 5. PVRIS - "What's Wrong" (Rise/BMG) 6. The Shins - "Half A Million" (Columbia) 7. Death From Above - "Freeze Me" (Warner Bros.) 8. Alvvays - "In Undertow" (Polyvinyl)…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 06/17/17

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   Baby, I'm Riding - Jenn's Apartment Decoy - Old Empire War On Everything - We Are The Union Currents - Conway Minor…

WRIF tours Little Caesars Arena

Three month from today (September 12th) Kid Rock will be taking the stage to a sold out crowd at the brand new Little Caesars Arena in Downtown Detroit. It might look like there is still a ways to go but progress is coming along fast as crews will begin the final touches over the upcoming…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 06/10/17

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   Barnburner - Man Eating Lion Fervent - Eyes On Damascus I'm Just Fine - The Social Bandits T For Texas - 53…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.5.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 6.5.17 1. Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness - "So Close" (Crush/Vanguard/Concord) 2. Cowbell - "Haunted Heart" (Damaged Goods) 3. Arcade Fire - "Everything Now" (Columbia) 4. Lorde - "Perfect Places" (Lava/Republic) 5. Electric Guest - "Oh Devil" (Downtown) 6. The Unlikely Candidates - "Violence" (Another Century/CO5) 7. Missio - "Bottom…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 06/03/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   When You Close Your Eyes - Willamena So I Get High - Jena Irene Asciutto The Biggest Bar Night Of The Year - Baggage Montreal Screwjob - The Swellers…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 05/27/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Hold - Le Voyage Norma Jeane - The Gasoline Gypsies So You Got Married - Mike Galbraith Matthew - shortly Stay Inside - The Kickstand Band The Games We…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 05/20/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Sometimes, Sunshine - Helpless Hearts Gonna Wreck My Life - The Jackpine Snag Let Go - All Is Well Change - Junior High Cheer Squad The Guiding Hand -…

Corey Taylor Pays Tribute to Chris Cornell at ROTR

Corey Taylor took the stage at Rock On The Range in Columbus, Ohio Friday night to pay tribute to Soundgarden frontman Chris Cornell who was found dead after their show in Detroit Wednesday night. Related: New Soundgarden Doc Now Just About Chris Cornell Chris Cornell, 52, Found Dead After Detroit Concert 9 Times Chris Cornell…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 5.15.17

1. HAIM - "Want You Back" (Columbia) 2. Catfish and the Bottlemen - "Twice" (Capitol) 3. Milky Chance - "Blossom" (Republic) 4. BAIO - "Philosophy!" (Glassnote) 5. Jade Jackson - "Finish Line" (Anti-) 6. Matisyahu - "Step Out Into The Light" (Fallen Sparks/Thirty Tigers) 7. Joywave - "It's A Trip" (Hollywood) 8. I Prevail -…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 05/13/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Stayin' Up All Night - Robb Roy Heavy - Tripp 'N' Dixie Safe & Sound On Microchip - The Prime Ministers Living Now - Gold Route Bloom - Backpacks…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 05/06/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   I'm So Lost - Gillihan Worse Days - Little American Champ Worse - Flashover Go Time - Dryvel Daddy-O - The Fever Haze Restless - Small Parks Paradise -…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 5.1.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System 5.1.17 1. ODESZA - "Line Of Sight" (Red Light/Counter) 2. The Wild Now - "Afterglow" 3. Rag'N'Bone Man - "Skin" 4. Fall Out Boy - "Young and Menace" (Island) 5. Foster The People - "Doing It For The Money" (Columbia) 6. Bleeker - "Where's Your Money" (Five Seven Music) 7. Stone…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 04/29/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Inhale - Go Tiger Go Where We Started - Life Size Ghost Happy Endings - Aim Lower Chemical Weekend - Crackjaw Don't Dig Me A Grave - Shapes &…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.24.17

1. Nate J - "Alien" (Marquis) 2. Joe Goddard - "Ordinary Madness" (Greco-Roman/Domino)( 3. Matt and Sam's Brother - "Spacesuit" (Light Organ) 4. Rise Against - "The Violence" (Capitol) 5. Royal Republic - "Baby" (Spinefarm/Caroline) 6. Jidenna - "Bambi" (Epic) 7. Los Angeles Police Department - "Grown" (Anti-) 8. Black Jack UK - "Pretty Lady"…

Inside The Circle Pit chats with We Ride

Inside The Circle Pit host Erik Aratari recently caught up with front-women Mimi Telmo from the hardcore band We Ride which hail from Vigo, Spain. Tune into their chat as they talk about the debut release from Victory Records "Empowering Life" and more. You can also check out the video for their single "Self Made"…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 04/22/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   The Good Years - The Messenger Birds Something You'd Say - Mover Shaker Away With You - American Noise Army Going Home - The Thoughtlife Do It Yourself (Or…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.17.17

1. Palaye Royale - "Get Higher" (Sumarian) 2. The Lumineers - "Angela" (Dualtone) 3. Mike + The Mechanics - "Let Me Fly" (BMG) 4. Bishop Briggs - "The Way I Do" (Teleport/Island) 5. Pile - "Dogs" (Exploding In Sound) 6. Cigarettes After Sex - "Apocalypse" (Partisan) 7. Ho99o9 - "City Rejects" (Caroline) 8. The XX…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 04/15/17

Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Tres Dias - Bronze Mamabas Nicotine - Copneconic Raise Your Shields - Voyag3r Hypnos - Kid Grizzly Slowly Fade - Sonic Sovereign Goodness Gracious - Stefanie Haapala Social Drinker…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.10.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.10.17 1. Future Islands - "Cave" (4AD) 2. Chicano Batman - "Friendship (Is A Small Boat In A Storm)" (ATO) 3. Eden Royals - "Time Won't Wait" (Cutmore) 4. The Kooks - "Be Who You Are" (Capitol) 5. Diet Cig - "Barf Day" (Frenchkiss) 6. Helium - "Hole In The…

Michigan Mixtape 101 Playlist 04/08/17

  Tune in to Michigan Mixtape 101 every Saturday night at 10pm on Riff2 Michigan musicians, send your stuff to [email protected] facebook.com/MIMixtape101 - @JonelWRIF on twitter   Choke 66 - Slumlord Radio Governor Switch - Narco Debut Candlestick - Signature Mistakes I Think They Call This Uncertainty - You Rest, You Joy Life (I Think)…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.3.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 4.3.17 1. Broken Social Scene - "Halfway Home" (Arts & Craft) 2. Leeroy Stagger - "I Want It All" (True North) 3. Bleachers - "Don't Take The Money" (RCA) 4. Bishop Briggs - "The Way I Do" (Teleport/Island) 5. Black Lips - Can't Hold On" (Vice) 6. Juliana Hatfield -…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 3.20.17

1. Tooth & Nail - "Cryin' For You" (Saint The City) 2. Shibashi - "Salvation" (Glassnote) 3. Little Dragon - "High" (Loma Vista) 4. Greg Graffin - "Making Time" (Anti-) 5. Louise Burns - "Young Mopes" (Light ORgan) 6. Howing - "Phases" (Counter) 7. Weezer - "Feels Like Summer" (Crush Music) 8. Otherkin - "Bad…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 3.13.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 3.13.17 1. Blood & Glass - "Hop The Fence" (Simone) 2. The Big Moon - "Formidable" (Columbia) 3. The Afghan Whigs - "Demon In Profile" (Sub Pop) 4. 311 - "Too Much To Think" (BMG) 5. SYML - "Where's My Love" (Nettwerk) 6. The Moonlandingz - "Sweet Saturn Mine" (Chimera)…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 3.6.17

1. Sylvan Esso - "Die Young" (Loma Vista) 2. All Time Low - "Dirty Laundry" (Fueled By Ramen) 3. Craig Finn - "Preludes" (Partisan) 4. Tennis - "Modern Woman" (Mutually Detrimental) 5. Local Natives - "Dark Days" (Loma Vista/Concord) 6. Local Natives - "Dark Days" (Canvasback) 7. Pokey LaFarge - "Riot In The Streets" (Rounder/Concord) 8.…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 2.27.17

1. Joe Marson - "Explore/Explode" 2. BNQT - "Restart" (Dualtone) 3. Incubus - "Nimble Bastard" (Island) 4. Judah & The Lion - "Suit and Jacket" (Caroline) 5. The Dig - "Jet Black Hair" (Roll Call/INgrooves) 6. MisterWives - "Machine" (Republic/Photofinish) 7. The Chainsmokers & Coldplay - "Something Just Like This" (Columbia) 8. Ballhoo! - "Girls."…