MRR Radio #139 • 1984

Courtesy of Zach/Not Very Nice, here’s a classic show from 1984, featuring Tim Yo, Jeff Bale, Steve Spinali, and Ruth Schwartz.

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Intro song:
INDIREKT (Holland) – EO

Sluggo
Sluggo

Tim Yo – West Coast USA
BATTALION OF SAINTS – Second Coming
BLACK FLAG – My War (from the “new album”)
AMERICAN SOCIAL HOLOCAUST (from Pleasant Hill!) – New Alliances
FEEDERZ – 1984
TARGET OF DEMAND – Man’s Ruin

Ruth Schwartz – England
VARUKERS – Led to the Slaughter
MAU MAUS – Facts of War
FALLOUT – Do It
THE DESTRUCTORS – TV Eye

Jeff Bale – Midwest
SLUGGO – Figure It Out (Tim sez, “Figure it out is right, Jeff”)
OUTERWEAR – Diet Till You Die
FINAL CONFLICT – Self Defeated
RIGHTS OF THE ACCUSED – What I Learned Today

Maria Estrada & Tom Burden talk with Tim Yo about the situation in El Salvador

Steve Spinali – Germany & Denmark
MALINHEADS – Hoax
INFERNO – Ronald Reagan
ZERO POINT – Mr. Right Guy
CITY X – Computer Following
WAR OF DESTRUCTION – Løb
ELECTRIC DEADS – Fish in a Pool

Outro song:
TESCO VEE – God’s Bullies

MRR Radio tape from 1983

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Another gem from the big old box o’ tapes in the closet…

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Varaus (from an old issue of MRR)

Intro song:
DIE KREUZEN – Think for Me [truncated]

Ron(?) – Finnish punk
RIISTETYT – Rajoitukset
THE BASTARDS – Huominen Tulee, Painajainen Alkaa
APPENDIX – Kuitenkin Kuolemme
VARAUS – Rastat Rastat

Ruth – English punk
XTRACT – Aftermath
RABID – Glory of War
MAU MAUS – Breakdown
THE LURKERS – One Man’s Meat

Tim – East Coast
RAMONES – Psychotherapy
THE OUTPATIENTS – Balloonhead
THE F.U.’s – Peer Police
PSYCHO – Elimination Process

-tape stop and restart-

Guest DJ Joseph
FIRING SQUAD – Hierarchy
THE ACCUSED – Reagan’s War Puppets

Jello – Germany
VIETKONG – Mondscheinserenade
IX TOC-1 – Tote Den Geist
BLUTTAT – Kreiswehrersatzamt Mettmann
M A F – Punk Forever

Tim – No. Cal. (mostly tapes)
BAD INFLUENCE – Bad Influence
EXECUTIONER – Bible Bangers
THE UNAWARE – Shred

Tim
RADICAL LEFT (OH) – BG Sucks
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NO LABELS – Ego

Tim – Holland
RIOT – Children
[end of tape]

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? (?)

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