Summer Special: Mid-2000s Pre-Nostalgia Spectacular!

Former WMEB station manager Tom Grucza returns for an in-depth look at the blog-rock and dance-punk glory days of the mid-2000s in this West Of The Fields special! Get a jump on the ’00s nostalgia bandwagon with this set of soon-to-be classics. Here’s the tracklist for the full show:

Mid-2000s Pre-Nostalgia Spectacular

  • Black Kids- Hurricane Jane
  • We Are Scientists- Cash Cow
  • Clap Your Hands Say Yeah- Heavy Metal
  • Razorlight- Don’t Go Back To Dalston
  • Futureheads- Meantime
  • Does It Offend You, Yeah?- Being Bad Feels Pretty Good
  • Bloc Party- The Price Of Gasoline
  • Clor- Love + Pain
  • Editors- Munich
  • Foals- Cassius
  • Kaiser Chiefs- Modern Way
  • Wolfmother- Mind’s Eye
  • The Hives- A Little More For Little You
  • The Raconteurs- Five On The Five
  • Eagles Of Death Metal- Speaking In Tongues
  • Louis XIV- Finding Out True Love Is Blind
  • CSS- Rat Is Dead (Rage)
  • Ladyhawke- My Delirium
  • New Young Pony Club- The Bomb
  • Metric- Wet Blanket
  • Maximo Park- I Want You To Stay
  • Klaxons- Golden Skans
  • Kasabian- Empire
  • Elkland- Everybody’s Leaving
  • The Bravery- Public Service Announcement
  • Stellastarr*- No Weather
  • Los Campesinos!- You! Me! Dancing!
  • Gnarls Barkley- Who Cares?
  • Of Montreal- Wraith Pinned To The Mist And Other Games
  • Wolf Parade- Grounds For Divorce
  • The Vines- TV Pro
  • Kings Of Leon- Ragoo
  • Hot Hot Heat- Running Out Of Time
  • The Von Bondies- C’mon C’mon
  • Justice- DVNO
  • Vitalic- Poney Part 1
  • Boys Noize- & Down
  • Soulwax- Krack
  • The Presets- Are You The One?
  • Bloc Party- Banquet (Phones Disco Edit)
  • The Rakes- Retreat (Phones Remix)
  • Alan Braxe and Fred Falke- Most Wanted
  • Simian Mobile Disco- I Got This Down
  • The Rapture- House Of Jealous Lovers

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Travis Gass

About Travis Gass

I'm an editor on the Digital Desk at the Bangor Daily News. I'm also the host of West Of The Fields, a college radio show that has aired continuously on UMaine's WMEB 91.9 FM since 1998.