Also Tuesday on The AIR we deliver new episodes of Radio Free Charleston, NOISE BRIGADE and The Swing Shift to our loyal listeners. You may point your cursor over and tune in at the website, or you could just stay on this page, and  listen to this happy little embedded radio player…

We have yet another new three-hour Radio Free Charleston at 10 AM and 10 PM Tuesday.  This week it’s another show jam-packed with great music from Charleston and the whole world.  This week is rich with the local music archives, but we pop in with one big set of brand-new music from legends of the past. Check out the playlist…


hour one

Feast of Stephen “Needing Only Me”
Cannon Sodaro Band “Mountaineer”
Spencer Elliott “The Promise”
Peter Murphy “That Scarlett Thing In You”
The Animals “House of the Rising Sun”
Jon Anderson “Twice In A Lifetime”
Three Bodies “Gardens of Hope”
The Who “I’ll Be Back”
Jeff Lynne’s ELO “Down Came The Rain”
Sparks “Check Out Time 11 AM”
Howard Jones “Tin Man Song”
Van Morrison “Fame Will Eat The Soul”

hour two

Gypsy Rhythm “Missing”
Sweet “Tall Girls”
Mark Beckner “Sweet Addiction”
Joseph Hale “Time”
John Lennon “God (early version)”
Gary Numan “Down In The Park (outtake mix)”
Metronomy “Salted Caramel Ice Cream”
John Radcliff “Dreaming”
The Black Keys “Lo_Hi”
The Fools “The Runner”

Robert Palmer “Addicted To Love”
Year Long Disaster “Swan On Black Lake”

hour three

Aaron Fisher and Ghostfleet “Firetrucks”
Transvision Vamp “Veleveteen”
Scrap Iron Pickers “Junkyard Jesus”
YES “Machine Messiah (live)”
Tarja “Spirits of the Sea”
Axis Everything “Undersound”

Radio Free Charleston can be heard Tuesday at 10 AM and 10 PM, with replays Thursday at 2 PM, Friday at 9 AM and 7 PM, Saturday at 11 AM and Midnight, Sunday at 1 PM and the next Monday at 8 PM, exclusively on The AIR.

At 2 PM Steven Allen Adams graces us with a new edition of NOISE BRIGADE that opens with a couple of tracks from Hawthorne Heights, who will celebrate fifteen years of making great music this Saturday at Rock City Cakes in Charleston. Here’s what Steve’s bringing us this week…


Hawthorne Heights “Ohio is for Lovers”
Hawthorne Heights “Starlighter” Dancehall Crashers “Enough”
The Bombpops “Notre Dame”
The Donnas “40 Boys in 40 Nights”
Long Beach Dub Allstars “Tell Me”
Dope Times “Wasted Ways”
Zebrahead “Shock and Awe by the Sea”
Big D and the Kids Table “Dr. D”
NOFX “Oxymoronic”
HorrorPops “Walk Like a Zombie”
Streetlight Manifesto “Linoleum”
Minor Threat “Salad Days”
Fake Problems “RSVP”
Something Corporate “Drunk Girl”

NOISE BRIGADE will alternate weeks with Psychedelic Shack Tuesday’s at 2 PM, with replays Wednesday at 11 AM, Thursday at 8 AM and 10 PM, Friday at Noon, Saturday at 10 AM, Sunday at 4 PM and Monday at 7 PM.

At 3 PM your PopCulteer returns to host a new hour of The Swing Shift as we continue to bring you the best Swing Music of the last century. Check out this playlist…

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Juniper Djinnn “That Good Old Swing”
Tyler Pederson “Stompus”
The Swingin’ Sisters “Nii On Ikka Olnud See”
Marucs Schinkle Trio & Joscho Stephan “Ode To New Joy”
Erin Harpe & The Delta Swingers “Shake Your Hips”
Fred Astaire & Bing Crosby “Pick Yourself Up”
Tuba Skinny “I’m Going Back Home”
Adrian Raso “St. Jame’s Infirmary”
Reverent Juke “Castle Rock”
Brian Setzer Orchestra “Route 66”
Cherry Poppin’ Daddies “Shake Your Lovemaker”
Royal Crown Revue “Walkin’ Blues”

You can hear The Swing Shift Tuesday at 3 PM, with replays Wednesday at 7 AM and 6 PM, Thursday at 7 PM and Saturday at 5 PM, only on The AIR. You can also hear all-night marathons, seven hours each, starting at Midnight Thursday and Sunday evenings.