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A weekly jamboree of alternative music and alternative music chatter, transmitting live to the world every Saturday afternoon from 3-5pm via www.sheffieldlive.org and on 93.2fm in Sheffield. Usually presented by Joel and Steve but sometimes with Adam or John and occasionally even a Dan.

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A weekly jamboree of alternative music and alternative music chatter, transmitting live to the world every Saturday afternoon from 3-5pm via www.sheffieldlive.org and on 93.2fm in Sheffield. Usually presented by Joel and Steve but sometimes with Adam or John and occasionally even a Dan.

    The Breakdown - 1st August 2020

    The Breakdown - 1st August 2020

    It's only flipping August already. Time flies when you've barely left the house in over four months. It's a hastily rearranged solo Steve show this week, as Joel has an unfortunately timed broadband catastrophe. Here's what's on...

    Róisín Murphy - 'Something More',
    I LIKE TRAINS - 'A Steady Hand',
    Biig Piig - 'Don't Turn Around',
    Half Gringa - 'Afraid Of Horses',
    King Casio - 'B.B.B.C',
    John MOuse - 'Le Pigeon',
    Album Anniversary Throwback: Arcade Fire - 'Empty Room',
    Black Marble - 'Johnny and Mary',
    Fontaines D.C. - 'You Said',
    Jordana - 'Forgetter',
    Isobel Campbell - 'Voices In The Sky',
    Dead Pony - 'Sharp Tongue',
    Billie Eilish - 'My Future',
    Luke Jenner - 'About To Explode',

    The 4 o'clock classic: CSS - 'Let's Make Love and Listen to Death From Above'

    Laura Veirs - 'Burn Too Bright',
    Liela Moss - 'Turn Your Back Around',
    Hen Ogledd - 'Trouble',
    Alexia Avina - 'Fit Into',
    Global Charming - 'Soft Fruit',
    The Notwist - 'Ship' (feat. Saya),
    Angel Olsen - 'Whole New Mess',
    Loma - 'Ocotillo',
    Osees - 'Dreary Nonsense',
    Personal Trainer - 'What's Left',
    !!! - 'Walk It Off',
    Fern Ford - 'Match',

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 58 min
    The Breakdown - 25th July 2020

    The Breakdown - 25th July 2020

    Last Breakdown of July and Steve's on first hour duties this week with Joel bringing it home on the anchor leg. Here's what's on...

    Sylvan Esso - 'Ferris Wheel',
    Wye Oak - 'No Place',
    Carla J Easton - 'Never Knew You',
    Widowspeak - 'Plum',
    Helena Deland - 'Lylz',
    Taylor Swift - 'Invisible String',
    Hælos - 'Perfectly Broken',
    Steven Adams & The French Drops - 'Soft Landings',
    The Naked and Famous - 'Everybody Knows',
    Katie Dey - 'Leaving',
    Silver Sphere - 'Crowd',
    Native Harrow - 'If I Could',
    Sinead O Brien - 'Strangers In Danger',

    The 4 o'clock classic: Sufjan Stevens - 'Chicago',

    Liza Anne - 'I Shouldn't Ghost My Therapist',
    Lianne La Havas - 'Read My Mind',
    The Avalanches - 'Wherever You Go' (feat. Jamie xx, Neneh Cherry and CLYPSO),
    Kero Kero Bonito - 'It's Bugsnax!',
    Taylor Swift - 'The Last Great American Dynasty',
    Metz - 'A Boat To Drown In',
    Andy Shauf - 'Judy',
    Skullcrusher - 'Trace',
    Diamond Thug - 'Backpush',
    Emily Burns - 'I'm In Love, You're The Worst',
    Geographer - 'Alibi',

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 57 min
    The Breakdown - 18th July 2020

    The Breakdown - 18th July 2020

    It's the Adam and Steve show, for the first time together (sort of) on The Breakdown this week. Here's what we played…

    Illuminati Hotties - 'content//bedtime',
    Blu & Exile - Roots Of Blue,
    100 Gecs - 'Ringtone (Remix)' (feat. Charli XCX, Rico Nasty & Kero Kero Bonito),
    Aluna - 'Get Paid',
    Beabadoobee - 'Care',
    Shelley Byron and the Poison Sleep - 'Old Love',
    Hovvdy - 'Runner',
    Lianne La Havas - 'Bittersweet',
    Kate Bollinger - 'Grey Skies',
    Minimal Animal - 'Landlocked',
    Jim-E Stack - 'Note To Self' (feat. Empress Of),
    Rejjie Snow - 'Cookie Chips',
    Nubya Garcia - 'Source',

    The 4 o'clock classic: New Order - 'Temptation',

    The Go! Team - 'Cookie Scene' (feat. IndigoYaj),
    Surfer Blood - 'Summer Trope',
    JARV IS - 'Am I Missing Something?',
    Annie - 'The Bomb',
    Guided By Voices - 'To Keep An Area',
    Purrple Cat - 'Warm Horizon',
    Jeida Woods - 'Ultraviolet',
    Cults - 'Trials',
    Will Butler - 'Surrender',
    Protomartyr - 'Modern Business Hymns',
    0171 - 'Photograph',
    Ed Harcourt - 'Drowning In Dreams',

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 56 min
    The Breakdown - 11th July 2020

    The Breakdown - 11th July 2020

    It's been a while but we welcome back Adam Follett to Breakdown co-hosting duties this week. You've got an hour of Joel to get through first though. Here's who's on…

    Special Interest - 'All Tomorrow's Carry',
    Future Islands - 'For Sure',
    Lomelda - 'Wonder',
    The Beths - 'Mars, The God Of War',
    The Flaming Lips - 'Dinosaurs On The Mountain',
    SoKo - 'Looking For Love',
    Cuddle Magic - 'Hurt A Little',
    Holy Wave - 'I'm Not Living In The Past Anymore',
    Abbie Ozard - 'TV Kween',
    Doves - 'Prisoners',
    Knot - 'Foam',
    NZCA Lines - 'Opening Night',
    Declan Welsh & The Decadent West - 'Ghosted',
    Buke & Gase - 'Bubbles',

    The 4 o'clock classic: Grizzly Bear - 'Two Weeks',

    Slow Pulp - 'Idaho',
    Jupiter in Jars - 'Skin and Bone',
    The Beths - 'Do You Want Me Now',
    Anjimile - 'Maker',
    Soccer Mommy - 'Drive',
    NNAMDÏ - 'Rage',
    Dan Cooper - 'Neonhead',
    Vowl Sounds - 'Where The Streets Have No Name',
    Katy Perry - 'Smile',
    Zara Larsson - 'Love Me Land',
    Julianna Barwick - 'Nod',
    Jónsi - 'Swill',

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 57 min
    The Breakdown - 4th July 2020

    The Breakdown - 4th July 2020

    Another pre-recorded lockdown Breakdown in two parts. An hour of selections from Steve and an hour from Joel. Here's what's on…

    The Radio Dept. - 'You're Lookin' At My Guy',
    This Is The Kit - 'This Is What You Did',
    The Crystal Furs - 'Comeback Girls',
    Fear Of Men - 'Into Strangeness',
    International Teachers Of Pop - 'Femenenergy',
    Martha Hill - 'Grilled Cheese',
    Oceanator - 'A Crack In The World',
    Rival Consoles - 'Vibrations On A String',
    Gardens & Villa - 'Hurrah',
    Tugboat Captain - 'No Plans (For This Year)',
    A.R. Pinewood - 'Write Home About',
    Ben Kweller - 'American Cigarettes',
    Sufjan Stevens - 'America',

    The 4 o'clock classic: Nina Simone - 'Strange Fruit',

    Christine & The Queens - 'Eyes Of A Child',
    Nadine Shah - 'Ukranian Wine',
    Fews - 'Charm',
    Dream Wife - 'Hold On Me',
    Glass Animals - 'Heat Waves',
    Madeline Kenney - 'Double Hearted',
    Park Hye Jin - 'Like This',
    T.Hanks - 'A Guide To Lovemaking',
    Beyoncé - 'Black Parade',
    Jordana - 'Big',
    Porridge Radio & Lala Lala - 'Good For You',
    Corey Flood - 'Heaven Or',
    Arca - 'KLK' (feat. Rosalía),

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 58 min
    The Breakdown - 27th June 2020

    The Breakdown - 27th June 2020

    An hour from Joel and an hour from Steve - you know how the lockdown Breakdown works by now. AOTW from Pottery and a Leftfield 4OCC. And there's all this…

    Mr Ben & The Bens - 'Danny',
    Jessie Ware - 'Step Into My Life',
    Bloody/Bath - 'Sissy Spacek',
    Pottery - 'Bobby's Forecast',
    Amnesia Scanner - 'Too Late',
    Grouplove - 'Dancing On My Own',
    Girl Friday - 'The Is The Not The Indie Rock I Signed Up For',
    Haim - 'Up From A Dream',
    Mother Sun - 'Pizza For Days',
    Baauer - 'Yehoo',
    Young Ejecta - 'Screen Guru',
    Katie Dey - 'Dancing',
    Cut Copy - 'Cold Water',
    Mealtime - 'Teef',
    Coach Party - 'Oh Lola',

    The 4 o'clock classic: Leftfield - 'Phat Planet',

    Cults - 'Spit You Out',
    Emily Reo - 'One Eye On The Sky',
    Pottery - 'Under The Wires',
    The Rentals - 'Shake Your Diamonds',
    Steven Adams & The French Drops - 'My Brother, The Racist',
    Honeywhip - 'Think About U',
    Secret Machines - 'Talos' Corpse',
    Model Man - 'Why?',
    Fenne Lily - 'Alapathy',
    Barbarossa - 'Make It Through',
    Hælos - 'Unknown Melody',
    Half Gringa - '1990',
    Pure Bathing Culture - 'Something Silver',

    Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.org
    You can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.

    • 1 hr 57 min

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