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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."…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 2.13.17

1. The Black Angels - "Currency" (Partisan) 2. The Bombpops - "Be Sweet" (Fat Wreck Chords) 3. Jerry Cantrell - "A Job To Do" (Varese Sarabande) 4. Hanni El Khatib - "Paralyzed" (Innovative Leisure) 5. Skip Marley - "Lions" (Island) 6. White Lies - "Morning In LA" (BMG) 7. The Griswolds - "Role Models" (Concord)…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 2.6.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 2/6/17 1. July Talk - "Picturing Love" (CO5 Music) 2. Sundara Karma - "She Said" (Bee & EL/Sony RAL/RED) 3. The Bright Light Social Hour - "Tear Down That Wall" 4. Father John Misty - "Ballad Of The Dying Man" (Sub Pop) 5. Depeche Mode - "Where's The Revolution" (Columbia)…

Hey Detroiter's: Free Beer Alert!

ICYMI, the premiere of Comedy Central's "Detroiters" happens tonight at 10:30pm & the network is celebrating by picking up our beer tabs! More than 20 local Detroit bars are participating in the promotion and from 10-11pm the first round is on Comedy Central. According to the release, customers will be limited to one beer and…

I Can See Clearly Now...

A lot of people have been asking how my experience with Dr. Yaldo and lasik eye surgery went so here's my story! I've worn glasses for about ten years to see long distances, but I was never really a fan of wearing them. I mostly wore them while driving and going to the movies, but…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.30.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.30.17 1. Me And That Man - "My Church Is Black" (Cooking Vinyl) 2. Night Club - "Dear Enemy" (Gato Blanco) 3. Thievery Corporation - "Letter To The Editor" (ESL) 4. Blair Crimmins & The Hookers - "Top Of The Class" 5. Thundercat - "Show You The Way" (Brainfeeder) 6.…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.23.17

Riff2's Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.23.17 1. Spoon - "Hot Thoughts" (Matador/Beggars Group) 2. Biffy Clyro - "Howl" (Warner Bros.) 3. Pepper - "Wait" (LAW) 4. Save Ferris - "New Sound" (WITHYN) 5. Arcade Fire - "I Give You Power" (Capitol) 6. Whitehorse - "Boys Like You" (Thirty Tigers/Six Shooter/RED) 7. Grouplove - "Good Morning"…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 1.9.17

1. Radkey - "Dark Black Makeup" (Another Century) 2. The Heydaze - "Hurt Like Hell" (Island) 3. Megafauna - "Doubt" 4. Glass Animals - "Pork Soda" (Harvest/Caroline) 5. The Holdup - "Dumb Luck" (Rootfire Cooperative) 6. Darling West - "The Sweetest Tune" (Vestkyst) 7. The Head And The Heart - "Rhythm & Blues" (Warner Bros.)…

Michigan Ranked #2 Most Miserable Winters In US

Someone over at thrillist.com ranked every state in the U.S. based on how miserable their winters are. No surprise Michigan came in at No. 2. It seems like often times these ranking lists are a little off, but this one has to be spot on. I literally laughed out loud & cried a little at…

There's nowhere like Nerdradio on Riff2 for the Holidays

This week Al and Chuck remember some Christmases growing up fondly and review comics from the last couple weeks and Jefferson discovers one of his favorite games from when he was young is now on his phone! plus we get an inside look at the Dungeons and Dragons campaign Jefferson has been playing in by…
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Undercover Sound System Playlist 12.12.16

1. Otep - "Royals" (Napalm) 2. Ghost - "Missionary Man" (Loma Vista) 3. Slothrust - "Rotten Pumpkin" (Burger) 4. Menzingers - "Bad Catholics" (Epitaph) 5. twenty one pilots - "Heavydirtysoul" (Fueled By Ramen) 6. Little Scream - "People" (Merge) 7. Andy J Gallagher - "Because We Are" 8. Florence + The Machine - "Stand By…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 12.5.16

1. The Revivalist - "Wish I Knew You" (Concord/Wind-Up) 2. Hedge Fund - "Summer's Getting Shorter" 3. Morganway - "Ain't It Just" 4. Portugal. The Man - "Noise Pollution" (Atlantic) 5. Paris Wells - "Two Step Romance" (Micropope) 6. Wyatt Blair - "Monday Morning Mess" (Burger/Lolipop) 7. Justice - "Fire" (Because Music) 8. Maria Taylor…

Undercover Sound System Playlist 11.28.16

1. Sylvan Esso - "Kick Jump Twist" (Loma Vista) 2. Mozes & the Firstborn - "Great Pile Of Nothing" (Burger) 3. Milky Chance - "Cocoon" (Republic) 4. Radiohead - "Daydreaming" (XL) 5. Pixx - "Baboo" (4AD) 6. Beware Of Darkness - "Are You Real?" (CO5) 7. Fickle Friends - "Brooklyn" (B3SCI) 8. Childish Gambino -…