10/31/2012 Modern Kicks

Sean hosts a spooky edition of the program with thirty songs about ghosts, ghouls and gore, three cheap iPhone Halloween soundboards and one sub-par Dracula impersonation.

Check out this monstrously good two-hour set of music — including new songs from KING TUFF, COLD WARPS, MRS. MAGICIAN, CROCODILES, and BAD TIMES!


Playlist Tracks: 
North American Hallowe'en Prevention Initiative - Do They Know It's Halloween?
Album: North American Hallowe'en Prevention Initiative (Single); Label: Vice; 2005
Cold Warps - Don't Haunt Me, OK
Album: Don't Haunt Me, OK; Label: Noyes; 2012
Mrs. Magician - Videodrome
Album: Strange Heaven; Label: Swami; 2012
King Tuff - Screaming Skull
Album: Screaming Skull (7"); Label: Sub Pop; 2012
The Lovely Bad Things - Old Ghost
Album: New Ghost/Old Waves; Label: Burger; 2011
Harlem - Friendly Ghost
Album: Hippies; Label: Matador; 2010
The Unicorns - Tuff Ghost
Album: Who Will Cut Our Hair When We're Gone?; Label: Alien8; 2003
The Blind Shake - Midnight Scream
Album: Carmel; Label: Learning Curve; 2007
Jaill - Demon
Album: That's How We Burn; Label: Sub Pop; 2010
DC Snipers - Evil
Album: DC Snipers; Label: Daggerman; 2009
Superchunk - Scary Monsters (and Super Creeps)
Album: Cup of Sand; Label: Merge; 2003
Crocodiles - My Surfing Lucifer
Album: Endless Flowers; Label: Frenchkiss; 2012
The Shimmys - (He's My) Werewolf
Album: Brunettes on the Rocks; Label: Off the Hip; 2009
Bad Times - Halloween III
Album: Halloween III (Single); Label: Self-Released; 2012
Best Friends Forever - Ghost Song
Album: Romance Conflict Adventure; Label: Plan-It-X; 2007
Night Beats - They Came In Through The Window
Album: H-Bomb (7"); Label: Trouble in Mind; 2010
Ty Segall - Thank God For Sinners
Album: Twins; Label: Drag City; 2012
Mean Jeans - Nite of the Creeps
Album: On Mars; Label: Dirtnap; 2012
Guided by Voices - Demons Are Real
Album: Bee Thousand; Label: Scat; 1994
Big Dipper - The Ghost of Emily
Album: Supercluster: The Big Dipper Anthology; Label: Merge; 2008
Be Your Own Pet - Zombie Graveyard Party!
Album: Get Awkard; Label: XL Recordings; 2008
Shannon and the Clams - Surrounded by Ghosts
Album: I Wanna Go Home; Label: 1-2-3-4 Go!; 2009
Ted Leo & the Pharmacists - I'm a Ghost
Album: Hearts of Oak; Label: Lookout!; 2003
Thee Oh Sees - Graveyard Drug Party
Album: The Master's Bedroom Is Worth Spending The Night In; Label: Tomlab; 2007
The Besties - Zombie Song
Album: Singer; Label: Skipping Stones; 2005
Islands - Creeper
Album: Arm's Way; Label: ANTI-; 2008
The Almighty Defenders - The Ghost With The Most
Album: The Almighty Defenders; Label: Vice; 2009
The Hex Dispensers - A Brain Inside a Jar
Album: Winchester Mystery House; Label: Douchemaster; 2009
Jay Reatard - Haunting You
Album: Singles 06-07; Label: In the Red; 2008
Whirr - Ghost
Album: Distressor; Label: Rough Trade/Tee Pee; 2010
Air Date: 
October 31, 2012