New music including Bully, Grace Mitchell, The War On Drugs and Alice Merton on this week’s West Of The Fields podcast

New tracks from Arcade Fire, Vera Blue and Frankie Rose premiered on the show this week, while the retro alternative set focused on college rock classics from the year 1986, in honor of the new deluxe reissue of The Smiths’ classic “The Queen Is Dead” that’s due out this October. Here’s the tracklist for the full show:

West Of The Fields August 7, 2017

  • R.E.M.- Feeling Gravity’s Pull (Live at the Olympia)
  • Bully- Feel The Same
  • The War On Drugs- Pain
  • The Horrors- Machine
  • Arcade Fire- Chemistry
  • Belle and Sebastian- We Were Beautiful
  • Frankie Rose- Red Museum
  • Benjamin Gibbard- What You Do To Me
  • Wolf Parade- Valley Boy
  • Lana Del Rey- White Mustang
  • Vera Blue- Private
  • Alice Merton- No Roots
  • Grace Mitchell- Capital Letters
  • Purity Ring- Asido
  • Sylvan Esso- Die Young (Echo Mountain Sessions)
  • Haim- Walking Away
  • Radiohead- Man Of War
  • Mew- Seeker Shivers
  • Wolf Alice- Don’t Delete The Kisses
  • Susanne Sundfør- Mountaineers (feat. John Grant)
  • The Smiths- The Queen Is Dead (Live)
  • Sonic Youth- Starpower
  • Siouxsie & The Banshees- The Sweetest Chill
  • New Order- Paradise
  • Depeche Mode- Fly On The Windscreen (Final)
  • Killing Joke- Rubicon
  • Pet Shop Boys- Opportunities (Let’s Make Lots Of Money)
  • Iggy Pop- Isolation
  • Cocteau Twins- The Thinner The Air
  • Cyndi Lauper- True Colors
  • Talk Talk- Happiness Is Easy
  • The War On Drugs- Strangest Thing
  • Broken Social Scene- Towers And Masons
  • Grizzly Bear- Neighbors
  • Lorde- Writer In The Dark
  • Beach House- Norway
  • Cults- Offering
  • Washed Out- Get Lost
  • R.E.M.- Skin Tight (Live Orlando, Florida, April 30, 1989)

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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.