MRR Radio • July 1981, pt.1

Mr. Jalopy and Mark Frauenfelder, the nice fellows at Dinosaurs and Robots, sent us a selection of old MRR Radio tapes from the ’80s. Here is one, in two parts, which is probably from July of 1981. (Listen to part 2 here.)

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Intro song:
MINOR THREAT – Screaming at a Wall

Au Pairs
Au Pairs

Tim – San Francisco
B-TEAM – Eyes Bleeding
SOCIETY DOG – Metropolitan Rush
COSMETICS – Twinkie Madness

Ruth – “Esoteric” England
RED ZEBRA – I’m Falling Apart
KILLING JOKE – Follow the Leaders
ART OBJECTS – Batpoem

Ray – Around the World
ABWÄRTS – Komputerstadt Computerstaat
MARIE ET LES GARÇONS – A Bout de Souffle
AU PAIRS – Armagh
FANG – Enjoy the View [on the wrong speed]

Tim – Mod set
START – Invisible Man
PURPLE HEARTS – Millions Like Us
THE JOLT – I Can’t Wait

[Tim – Mabuhay ticket giveaway, reference to “new” move to Tues. 9pm–11pm time slot]

Johnny Meyers
999 – Obsessed
[tape ends]

Listen to part 2 here.

MRR Radio • July 1981, pt.2

Part 2 of an old MRR Radio tape, probably from July of 1981 (part 1 is here). Thanks to Mr. Jalopy and Mark Frauenfelder of Dinosaurs and Robots for the tape!

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black-market-baby
Black Market Baby

SCARS – All About You
DAF – Alle Gegen Alle

Jello – DC
GOVERNMENT ISSUE – Rock and Roll Bullshit
BLACK MARKET BABY – Youth Crimes
VOID – Condensed Flesh (demo)

Tim – DOA
DOA – MCTFD
DOA – The Enemy
[back announce cut off — maybe there was an interview here?]

Jeff – Cowboy Fascism
BET LYNCH’S LEGS – Riders in the Sky
MINUTEMEN – Joe McCarthy’s Ghost
THE DARK – John Wayne
THE STAINS (later MDC) – John Wayne Was a Nazi

Jello – Ohio
TOXIC REASONS – Somebody Help Me
SHEER SMEGMA – I Owe It to the Girls [actually from West Palm Beach, FL — later TEDDY AND THE FRAT GIRLS]
CUSTOMS – Long Gone
[no back announce – cut off]

Ruth – England
THE FALL – Fit and Working Again
ZOUNDS – Subvert
TREATMENT – Doncha Know

Tim – LA
45 GRAVE – Party Time
STEPMOTHERS – If I Were You
CASTRATION SQUAD – Are You Blind? (?)