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Tuesdays at 2:00 PM with Adam Briggs and Celia Konowe

Sonic Highways

Tuesdays at 2:00 PM
with Adam Briggs and Celia Konowe

Sonic Highways – Dec 12, 2018

As the semester nears to end, we’re going out with a bang! This final playlist is inspired by the holiday season:

  • Frosty the Snowman (1991 Remix)—The Beach Boys
  • Deck the Halls—Mannheim Steamroller
  • Miracle of Light—8th Day
  • O Holy Night (2017 Version)—Josh Groban
  • Let It Snow!—Dean Martin
  • Santa Claus Is Coming to Town—Frank Sinatra
  • An Angel Came Down—Trans-Siberian Orchestra
  • Winter Wonderland—Ella Fitzgerald
  • Oh Hanukkah—Maccabeats
  • Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer—Burl Ives
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas—Bing Crosby
  • Dominick the Donkey—Lou Monte
  • Christmas Eve/Sarajevo—Trans-Siberian Orchestra
  • I Have a Little Dreidel—Maccabeats
  • Jingle Bells—Frank Sinatra
  • The Chanukah Song—Adam Sandler
  • Believe—Josh Groban
  • Wonderful Christmastime—The Shins
  • Christmas Time is Here—Josh Groban
  • All I Want for Christmas Is You—Mariah Carey

Music shoutouts this week are to Alec Benjamin’s new album, Narrated for You, and Bob Moses’ album, Days Gone By.

Good luck to everyone on finals and have a great break! Happy holidays and we’ll see you again next semester here on Sonic Highways.


Sonic Highways – Dec 5, 2018

Welcome back to Sonic Highways for the second to last show of the semester! Tonight’s playlist includes:

  • Demain—Bigflo & Oli, ft. Petit Biscuit
  • Apogee (RJD2 Remix)—Tycho, RJD2
  • Silver Lining—Vancouver Sleep Clinic
  • No Diggity—Chet Faker
  • All Your Love—Flight Facilities
  • Infatuation—VALENTINE
  • No Reason—Bonobo, Nick Murphy
  • Underwater—Gabriel & Dresden
  • Down Side Of Me—CHVRCHES
  • Mr Quiche—Wildcat! Wildcat!
  • Clean Eyes—SYML
  • Stay With Me—ayokay, Jeremy Zucker
  • Dying Alive—Christian French
  • First Fires—Bonobo, Grey Reverend

This week, music shoutouts go to Jon Bellion’s new album, Glory Sound Prep, and Politics of Living by Kodaline.

Happy Chanukah to all those who are celebrating, and have a great week! See you next Wednesday for some classy holiday music 🙂

Sonic Highways – Nov 28, 2018

Welcome back to Sonic Highways! Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving break! Tonight we introduced a new segment to our show: Guest DJ! This week’s guest DJ was our friend Reanna Salvador, a fellow sophomore and a double major in Environmental Studies and Gender Studies. Ree’s songs will be denoted below with *.

  • &Run—Sir Sly
  • Pretender (Acoustic)—AJR
  • 1994—Alec Benjamin
  • translucent—morgxn
  • #88—Lo-Fang
  • Violet—Daniel Caesar*
  • Eastside (Acoustic)—benny blanco (with Halsey and Khalid)*
  • Lullabies—Yuna*
  • R.I.P. 2 My Youth—The Neighbourhood*
  • Passenger Seat—Clueless Kit, Kora*
  • Vertigo—Khalid
  • Woodstock (Psychedelic Fiction)—Jon Bellion
  • Long Way Down—Robert DeLong
  • Jumpsuit—Twenty One Pilots
  • Poplar St—Glass Animals

This week, music shoutouts went to Trench, the album by Twenty One Pilots, and Frightened Rabbit’s album, Pedestrian Verse.

Don’t forget to leave comments or questions on our page! Have a great week, and we’ll see you next Wednesday here on Sonic Highways.

Sonic Highways – Nov 14, 2018

Welcome back! Tonight we’re playing:

  • Trouble—Cage The Elephant
  • Under The Pressure—The War On Drugs
  • Perth—Bon Iver
  • Blue Ridge Mountains—Fleet Foxes
  • San Luis—Gregory Alan Isakov
  • La rivière—Bears Of Legend
  • Birthplace—Novo Amor
  • Ghost—Aquilo
  • Girl—SYML
  • Killer + The Sound—Phoebe Bridgers
  • Slacks—St. South
  • West Coast—Coconut Records
  • Cleopatra—The Lumineers

Music shoutouts this week were to Robert DeLong’s EP, See You In The Future, and Grapetooth’s new album, Grapetooth.

Sonic Highways will be off the air next week for Thanksgiving; we hope you have a great holiday and we’ll see you back here on November 28!

Sonic Highways – Nov 7, 2018

Happy Week 3! Tonight we played:

  • Marfa—Wildcat! Wildcat!
  • Déjà Vu—Runaway Weekend
  • Panopticon—Cloud Control
  • Polly—Whitney
  • Voodoo—S-X, Gia
  • Feel It (feat. Tunji Ige)—GTA, What So Not
  • Silk—Giselle
  • Miasma Sky—Baths
  • 6 Letters—Daktyl, Aquilo
  • Them Is Us—Rival Consoles
  • Sunset Lover—Petit Biscuit
  • Reforget—Lauv
  • Full Control—Snail Mail
  • Stupid Deep—Jon Bellion
  • Losing It Over You (feat. Ayme)—Matoma

Music shoutouts went to Syml’s (relatively) new single, Clean Eyes, and edIT’s album, Crying over Pros for No Reason.

Don’t forget to comment any questions or song requests you may have during the show! We’ll see you next week on Sonic Highways!

Sonic Highways – Oct 31, 2018

Welcome back to Week 2 of Sonic Highways! Tonight’s playlist included:

  • Quick Musical Doodles—Two Feet
  • Mad Blunted Jazz—DJ Cam
  • Feather—Nujabes, Cise Star, Akin
  • Masters of None—Toro y Moi
  • Dance Yrself Clean—LCD Soundsystem
  • Keep On—Alfa Mist
  • Confessions, Pt. III—BADBADNOTGOOD
  • 4EVA—Lapalux, Talvi
  • If I Could Feel Again—Pretty Lights
  • Branches Break—GoGo Penguin
  • Reborn—Lights & Motion

Music shoutouts were to Bears of Legend for their new album, A Million Lives, and to Craft Spells’ album, Nausea.

Tune in again next week at 5! Happy Halloween!

Sonic Highways – Oct 24, 2018

Welcome to the first week of Sonic Highways! Tonight’s playlist included:

  • Everlong—Foo Fighters
  • Don’t Go—Moaning
  • Young Volcanoes—Fall Out Boy
  • Lifeboat—New Politics
  • Anna Sun—WALK THE MOON
  • Nine in the Afternoon—Panic! at the Disco
  • Cars Full of People—Good Charlotte
  • Sweet Disaster—DREAMERS
  • Daydreaming—Paramore
  • I Lived—OneRepublic
  • Good To Be Alive (Hallelujah)—Andy Grammer
  • Dark Blue—Jack’s Mannequin
  • Wake Up—The Vamps
  • Whole Heart—Gryffin ft. Bipolar Sunshine
  • One of Us—New Politics
  • Lo-Fi Children—Wild Party

Music shoutouts were to Beach House for their new single, Alien, and to Evening Machines, the new album by Gregory Alan Isakov.

Tune in next week!

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