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Wednesday 9/20
Tuesday Midnight – 3:00 am 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

3:00 am – 6:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

6:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
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Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sluggo 1st Wave
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Sluggo, aka The SlugMonstrosity and/or Baron Von Slug, spent the early 80's sitting in front of MTV (just like you), started playing music on the radio in 1984, lost his concert virginity to Adam AND the Ants, did the blue hair, Rocky Horror and tacky buttons thing and finally ended up at KROQ in Los Angeles. Yet he still can't get enough! So, we've invited him to play Classic Alternative at you every day of the week.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

6:00 pm – 6:05 pm Where Are They Now Wednesday
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“Where Are They Now Wednesday” answers all your questions about the artists you grew up with. Hosted by Richard Blade.

6:05 pm – 9:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

9:00 pm – Wednesday Midnight 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

Thursday 9/21
Wednesday Midnight – 3:00 am 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

3:00 am – 6:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

6:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
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Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sluggo 1st Wave
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Sluggo, aka The SlugMonstrosity and/or Baron Von Slug, spent the early 80's sitting in front of MTV (just like you), started playing music on the radio in 1984, lost his concert virginity to Adam AND the Ants, did the blue hair, Rocky Horror and tacky buttons thing and finally ended up at KROQ in Los Angeles. Yet he still can't get enough! So, we've invited him to play Classic Alternative at you every day of the week.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Theme Of The Week
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Theme Of The Week

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

9:00 pm – 11:00 pm 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

11:00 pm – Thursday Midnight Billy Idol's Live Transmission
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Rock Icon Billy Idol kicks your ass for one hour with rock music from Pere Ubu, Motörhead, Love & Rockets, and more!

Friday 9/22
12:00 am – 3:00 am 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

3:00 am – 6:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

6:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
close 1st Wave with Larry The Duck

Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sluggo 1st Wave
close Sluggo 1st Wave

Sluggo, aka The SlugMonstrosity and/or Baron Von Slug, spent the early 80's sitting in front of MTV (just like you), started playing music on the radio in 1984, lost his concert virginity to Adam AND the Ants, did the blue hair, Rocky Horror and tacky buttons thing and finally ended up at KROQ in Los Angeles. Yet he still can't get enough! So, we've invited him to play Classic Alternative at you every day of the week.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
close 1st Wave with Richard Blade

Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

6:00 pm – 6:05 pm Forget Me Not Friday
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Forget Me Not Friday features artists and songs that shouldn’t be forgotten. Join Richard Blade as he takes you on a trip down memory lane remembering a deeper 1st Wave song.

6:05 pm – 8:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Gary Numan Guest DJ
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Electronic Music pioneer, Gary Numan, pops into the Sirius XM 1st Wave studios to talk about the bands he’s toured with, the classic alternative music that inspired him and provides insight into his new album: Savage with host, Lori Majewski

9:00 pm – Friday Midnight Party 360 with Dave Kendall
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Join Dave Kendall, creator and former host of MTV's "120 Minutes," as he jump-starts your weekend with 360 minutes of classic alternative party songs.

Saturday 9/23
Friday Midnight – 3:00 am Party 360 with Dave Kendall
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Join Dave Kendall, creator and former host of MTV's "120 Minutes," as he jump-starts your weekend with 360 minutes of classic alternative party songs.

3:00 am – 8:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

8:00 am – 11:00 am 1st Wave with Darrin Smith
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As a child, Darrin was interviewing visitors to his house with a toy microphone. Now, Darrin spins classic alternative tunes every weekend and is one of the masterminds behind 1st Wave.

11:00 am – 12:00 pm Gary Numan Guest DJ
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Electronic Music pioneer, Gary Numan, pops into the Sirius XM 1st Wave studios to talk about the bands he’s toured with, the classic alternative music that inspired him and provides insight into his new album: Savage with host, Lori Majewski

12:00 pm – 5:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
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Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Gary Numan Guest DJ
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Electronic Music pioneer, Gary Numan, pops into the Sirius XM 1st Wave studios to talk about the bands he’s toured with, the classic alternative music that inspired him and provides insight into his new album: Savage with host, Lori Majewski

8:00 pm – Saturday Midnight Saturday Night Safety Dance
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Finally, a soundtrack to your Saturday nights! Eight hours of continuous classic alternative dance mixes from artists like Depeche Mode, The Cure, New Order, The Pet Shop Boys, Yaz and more.

Sunday 9/24
Saturday Midnight – 4:00 am Saturday Night Safety Dance
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Finally, a soundtrack to your Saturday nights! Eight hours of continuous classic alternative dance mixes from artists like Depeche Mode, The Cure, New Order, The Pet Shop Boys, Yaz and more.

4:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

9:00 am – 10:00 am Gary Numan Guest DJ
close Gary Numan Guest DJ

Electronic Music pioneer, Gary Numan, pops into the Sirius XM 1st Wave studios to talk about the bands he’s toured with, the classic alternative music that inspired him and provides insight into his new album: Savage with host, Lori Majewski

10:00 am – 1:00 pm 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

1:00 pm – 4:00 pm 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
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Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Gary Numan Guest DJ
close Gary Numan Guest DJ

Electronic Music pioneer, Gary Numan, pops into the Sirius XM 1st Wave studios to talk about the bands he’s toured with, the classic alternative music that inspired him and provides insight into his new album: Savage with host, Lori Majewski

5:00 pm – 10:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

10:00 pm – Sunday Midnight Dark Wave
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Explore the darker side of 1st Wave with three hours of alternative rock from artists like Bauhaus, Joy Division, Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Cure, Public Image Ltd, Depeche Mode and Love and Rockets.

Monday 9/25
Sunday Midnight – 1:00 am Dark Wave
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Explore the darker side of 1st Wave with three hours of alternative rock from artists like Bauhaus, Joy Division, Siouxsie and the Banshees, The Cure, Public Image Ltd, Depeche Mode and Love and Rockets.

1:00 am – 3:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

3:00 am – 6:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
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Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

6:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
close 1st Wave with Larry The Duck

Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sluggo 1st Wave
close Sluggo 1st Wave

Sluggo, aka The SlugMonstrosity and/or Baron Von Slug, spent the early 80's sitting in front of MTV (just like you), started playing music on the radio in 1984, lost his concert virginity to Adam AND the Ants, did the blue hair, Rocky Horror and tacky buttons thing and finally ended up at KROQ in Los Angeles. Yet he still can't get enough! So, we've invited him to play Classic Alternative at you every day of the week.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
close 1st Wave with Richard Blade

Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

6:00 pm – 6:30 pm Magnificent 7 Mondays
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Hear Richard Blade count down the 7 biggest classic alternative songs from a week in 80’s history!

6:30 pm – 9:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

9:00 pm – Monday Midnight 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

Tuesday 9/26
Monday Midnight – 3:00 am 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.

3:00 am – 6:00 am 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock
close 1st Wave: Classic Alternative Rock

Hear the 1st wave of alternative music from the '80s era. From Depeche Mode and the Cure to Blondie and Talking Heads.

6:00 am – 9:00 am 1st Wave with Larry The Duck
close 1st Wave with Larry The Duck

Larry The Duck has been a DJ since alternative rock's 1st wave. He's interviewed Duran Duran, Erasure, The Psychedelic Furs, John Lydon and P.I.L., the Ramones, Patti Smith, Johnny Marr, Siouxsie & The Banshees and Robert Smith. Hear him play these acts and more every morning.

9:00 am – 3:00 pm Sluggo 1st Wave
close Sluggo 1st Wave

Sluggo, aka The SlugMonstrosity and/or Baron Von Slug, spent the early 80's sitting in front of MTV (just like you), started playing music on the radio in 1984, lost his concert virginity to Adam AND the Ants, did the blue hair, Rocky Horror and tacky buttons thing and finally ended up at KROQ in Los Angeles. Yet he still can't get enough! So, we've invited him to play Classic Alternative at you every day of the week.

3:00 pm – 6:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
close 1st Wave with Richard Blade

Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

6:00 pm – 6:05 pm New Sensation
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Richard Blade features new music from a 1st Wave artist during New Sensation Tuesday. Listen in as he presents an older song with a new one from a classic alternative artist!

6:05 pm – 9:00 pm 1st Wave with Richard Blade
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Richard Blade was instrumental in breaking many new wave bands, including Duran Duran, Depeche Mode and Tears For Fears. He still holds out for the impossible: a Smiths reunion. Tune in to hear him spin music by these artists and more.

9:00 pm – Tuesday Midnight 1st Wave with Swedish Egil
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Yes, Swedish Egil really is Swedish. He's collected more than 50,000 recordings and is known for his incomparable music knowledge. Hear him spin the first wave of alternative music from the '80s era.



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