New music including Austra, The Shins, The Orwells and David Bowie on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

I debuted new tracks from Empire Of The Sun, Merchandise and Warpaint on the show this week, while the retro alternative set covered a bunch of classic albums that starred in Pitchfork’s recent 50 Best Shoegaze Albums of All Time list. Here’s the tracklist for the full show:

West Of The Fields October 31, 2016

  • R.E.M.- Cuyahoga
  • The Shins- Dead Alive
  • Jim James- Here In Spirit
  • Austra- Utopia
  • The Orwells- They Put A Body In The Bayou
  • Cloud Nothings- Modern Act
  • Kings Of Leon- Eyes On You
  • David Bowie- Killing A Little Time
  • Merchandise- I Will Not Sleep Here
  • Radiohead- Ill Wind
  • The Weeknd- False Alarm
  • Banks- Judas
  • Warpaint- Don’t Let Go
  • Empire Of The Sun- Friends
  • Röyksopp- Never Ever (feat. Susanne Sundfør) [Edit]
  • Justice- Alakazam !
  • Phantogram- Destroyer
  • Local Natives- Sea Of Years
  • My Bloody Valentine- (When You Wake) You’re Still In A Dream
  • Ride- Dreams Burn Down
  • Catherine Wheel- Ursa Major Space Station
  • Curve- Die Like A Dog
  • Swervedriver- Last Train To Satansville
  • Kitchens Of Distinction- Quick As Rainbows
  • Lush- Sweetness And Light
  • Slowdive- Primal
  • Pale Saints- Throwing Back The Apple
  • The Boo Radleys- Lazarus
  • Chapterhouse- Breather
  • The Verve- Slide Away
  • Jagwar Ma- Loose Ends
  • The Weeknd- Starboy (feat. Daft Punk)
  • Empire Of The Sun- Before
  • Two Door Cinema Club- Ordinary
  • Bon Iver- 29 #Strafford APTS
  • The Japanese House- Face Like Thunder
  • R.E.M.- On The Fly (Live at the Oympia)


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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.