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 - 9th January 2021
First show of 2021and we're back to the split shifts, for now. Here's what's on...Jenny Moore's Mystic Business - 'I Am Afraid'The Besnard Lakes - 'Feuds With Guns'Tacsidermi - 'Gwir'Lice - 'Persuader'The Little Hands Of Asphalt - 'I Oslo'Widowspeak - 'Romeo And Juliet'Boy Jr - 'Are They Actually Attractive?'Waldo Reset - 'Fallen Tree'Molly Burch - 'Emotion' (feat. Wild Nothing)Randolph's Leap - 'Moment Passed'Water From Your Eyes - 'Steppin' Out'TV Priest - 'Press Gang'3rd Bass - 'The Gas Face' (feat. Zev Love X)MF DOOM - 'Doomsday'The 4 o'clock classic: Maxïmo Park - 'Apply Some Pressure'Kiwi Jr - 'Waiting In Line'Slaughter Beach, Dog - 'Notes From A Brief Engagement (at the Boot & Saddle)'Ängie & Tail Whip - 'Dust'For Your Health - 'Save Your Breath, You're Going To Need It To Blow Your Head Off'Viagra Boys - 'Girls & Boys'Casper Clausen - '8 Bit Human'Exmiranda - 'Ohmeaa'Tom Morello & Serj Tankian - 'Natural's Not In It'Alice Glass - 'Suffer And Swallow'Sophia Bel - 'You're Not Real You're Just A Ghost'Buke & Gase / Sõ Percussion - 'Ancient Tool Gadget'Clap Your Hands Say Yeah - 'Where They Perform Miracles'Anavitória - 'Carvoeiro'Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
The Breakdown - 26th December 2020
For the second 2020 retrospective we've handed over some of the selections to previous guest hosts. And in the second hour, we have the Offbeat Festive 10.Tunng - 'A Million Colours'Car Seat Headrest - 'Deadlines (Thoughtful)'Liela Moss - 'Atoms At Me'Beach Bunny - 'Promises'Mac Miller - 'Good News'Arlo Parks - 'Black Dog'The Avalanches - 'Running Red Lights' (feat. Rivers Cuomo & Pink Siifu)Locate S,1 - 'Even The Good Boys Are Bad'Caribou - 'Magpie'The Beths - 'Jump Rope Gazers'SZWÉ - 'No Justice No Peace'Fenne Lily - 'I Used To Hate My Body Now I Just Hate You'The Just Joans - 'Who Does Susan Think She Is'Shamir - 'On My Own'Will Butler - 'Surrender'Phoebe Bridgers - 'I Know The End'The Offbeat Festive 10:10) Cornershop - 'St Marie Under Canon'9) Lonely Tourist - 'Tom And The Library'8) The Cool Greenhouse - 'Alexa!'7) Yard Act - 'Fixer Upper'6) Sports Team - 'Here's The Thing'5) Coach Party - 'Bleach'4) Billy Nomates - 'No'3) Public Practice - 'Compromised'2) Porridge Radio - '7 Seconds'1) Chemtrails - 'Uncanny Valley'Find all Offbeat playlists and more at www.offbeatsheffield.comListen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
The Breakdown - 19th December 2020
It's the first Breakdown 2020 retrospective! We couldn't decide on fullly ranked long lists, so here's a selection of things we liked and our definitive number ones.Porridge Radio - '7 Seconds'Hen Ogledd - 'Trouble'Pom Poko - 'Andrew'Fiona Apple - 'I Want You To Love Me'Dry Cleaning - 'Scratchcard Lanyard'Hannah's Little Sister - 'Bin Mouth'Carla J Easton - 'Get Lost'Sufjan Stevens - 'Video Game'Sweeping Promises - 'Hunger For A Way Out'Public Practice - 'Compromised'Taylor Swift - 'Invisible String'Habibi - 'Born Too Late'Billy Nomates - 'Call In Sick'Nation Of Language - 'On Division Street'Katy J Pearson - 'Tonight'TOPS - 'I Feel Alive'I LIKE TRAINS - 'A Steady Hand'HMLTD - 'Blank Slate'Sister Wives - 'Sun Will Come / Mi Ddaw Yr Haul'Braids - 'Snow Angel'Jane Weaver - 'The Revolution Of Super Visions'Chemtrails - 'Frightful In The Sunlight'Special Interest - 'All Tomorrow's Carry'Cold Beat - 'Prism'Ela Minus - 'dominique'Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
The Breakdown - 12th December 2020
One more regular show before our regular end of year retrospectives. Here's what's on this week...Special Interest - 'Street Pulse Beat' (Boy Harsher Remix)Cherry Glazerr - 'Rabbit Hole'The Kills - 'Superpowerless'The Avalanches - 'We Go On' (feat. Cola Boyy & Mick Jones)Kid Cudi - 'Lovin' Me' (feat. Phoebe Bridgers)Burial, Four Tet & Thom Yorke - 'His Rope'K-Flay - 'Self Esteem'Muzz - 'Fade Into You'The Comet Is Coming - 'Imminent'Kirty - 'This Year's Been Hell'Taylor Swift - 'coney island' (feat. The National)Peter Bjorn & John - 'Gonggong'The 4 o'clock classic: Joy Zipper - 'Baby You Should Know'Soulwax - 'Empty Dancefloor'Dog In The Snow - 'Sounds Of The Ocean'The Avalanches - 'The Divine Chord' (feat. MGMT & Johnny Marr)Jane Inc - 'Gem'Outlaw Boogie - 'The Circle'Guided By Voices - 'Electronic Windows To Nowhere'Taylor Swift - 'long story short'Katy Kirby - 'Cool Dry Place'Rosehip Teahouse - 'No Gloom'Hamburger - 'Cut It Out'Nightshift - 'Make Kin'Nilüfer Yanya - 'Same Damn Luck'Melby - 'Common Sense'Brötchen - 'O'Come Emmanuel'Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
The Breakdown - 5th December 2020
Potentially the last regular show of the year, as new releases start to dry up. Still plenty of good stuff out this week though. Like...Beach Bunny - 'Good Girls (Don't Get Used)'Spotlight Kid - 'Roller State Disco'Son Lux - 'Apart'Bernice - 'Groove Elation'The Paranoyds - 'Pet Cemetery'Broken Chanter - 'Don't Move To Denmark' (Gallus Gallus Domesticus Remix)Miynt - 'A Bite Of Papaya'Quarter-Life Crisis - 'Stars' (feat. Yohuna)Claud - 'Soft Spot'Misty Mtn - 'These Lights'Lost Horizons - 'Halcyon' (feat. Penelope Isles)The Staves - 'Satisfied'Summer Camp - 'Somewhere In My Mind'Poppy - 'Silver Bells'The 4 o'clock classic: The Kills - 'Fried My Little Brains'Goat Girl - 'The Crack'US Girls - 'Santa Stay Home' (feat. Rich Morel)Hannah's Little Sister - 'Bin Mouth'Jordana - 'Reason'Spookyghostboy - 'This Is The Motto'Wolf - 'High Waist Jeans'Sleaford Mods - 'Shortcummings'Nicole Atkins - 'Every Single Christmas'Viagra Boys - 'Creatures'Oracle Sisters - 'The Dandelion'Miss Grit - 'Dark Side Of The Party'Emily Burns - 'Is It Just Me' (feat. JP Cooper)Half Japanese - 'My Celebrity'King Hannah - 'The Sea Has Stretch Marks'Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
The Breakdown - 28th November 2020
Edging towards the end of this wretched year but there's no let up in the quality of new music being released. Here's what we've got this week...Silver Sphere - 'Football Game'Communions - 'Splendour'Miley Cyrus - 'Night Crawling' (feat. Billy Idol)Lande Hekt - 'Undone'Phoebe Bridgers - 'If We Make It Through December'King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard - 'Ontology'thanks for coming - 'directions'The Smashing Pumpkins - 'Starrcraft'Talkboy - 'Sky Is Falling'Bleachers - 'Chinatown' (feat. Bruce Springsteen)Lael Neale - 'For No One For Now'Mystic Peach - 'Wanna Be My Daddy?'Arlo Parks - 'Caroline'Bloody/Bath - 'Washed Out'The 4 o'clock classic: Steely Dan - 'Show Biz Kids'Arab Strap - 'Compersion Pt 1'Avec Sans - 'Slow Dance Down'RAAVE TAPES - 'Habitual'Ane Brun - 'Gentle Wind Of Gratitude'Matt Sweeney & Bonnie "Prince" Billy - 'Make Worry For Me'Maxïmo Park - 'I Don't Know What I'm Doing'Field Music - 'Home For Christmas'The Go! Team - 'Look Outside (A New Year's Coming)Marble Season - 'Subpar Dental Student, Jake'STRAIGHT GIRL - 'Limón'Kate Davis - 'Oh No'DOPE LEMON - 'Kids Fallin' In Love'Quarter-Life Crisis - 'You & Me' (feat. Claud)Hamburger - 'Agatha'Listen live every Saturday 3-5pm on SheffieldLive! 93.2FM and via www.sheffieldlive.orgYou can also watch an hour of music videos curated by The Breakdown on www.spacedentist.tv - daily at 7pm and midnight.
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