NOTHING but 90s Playlist: September 30th – October 4th

NOTHING but 90s Playlist: September 30th – October 4th

Monday, September 30th sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal

  • Return of the Mack – Mark Morrison (That #52 of the Bears is a true Monster!)
  • Linger – Cranberries
  • Love Spreads – Stone Roses
  • All I Wanna Do is Make Love to You – Heart**
  • Free – Phish (Trey Anastasio is 55)
  • These are the Days – 10,000 Maniacs
  • Wicked Garden – STP
  • Rooster – Alice in Chains++
  • Bitter Sweet Symphony – Verve
  • I’m Free – Soup Dragons
  • Tennessee – Arrested Development
  • Wicked Game – Chris Issak^^

**Whenever you hear Heart or Joan Jett and the Blackhearts this week between 6am – 2pm, text the artist name to 815-481-JACK for a chance to get qualified to see them October 12th in Milwaukee and get a 2 night stay at the Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel plus $200 to spend at the hotel on food and drink!  It’s Heart and the Arts!

++ AiC’s Dirt turned 27 years-old yesterday.  Here’s a great article explaining why it is so downright dark and depressing.

^^Rolling Stone called this the sexiest music video of all time…and I wholeheartedly agree!


Tuesday, October 1st  sponsored by All About Personnel

  • Somebody – Sugar Ray
  • Today – Smashing Pumpkins (released as a single this week in 1993)
  • Volcano Girls – Veruca Salt
  • Real World – Matchbox Twenty (from Yourself or Someone Like You released on this date in 1996)
  • Cream – Prince & the NPG (from Diamonds and Pearls released on this date in 1991)
  • Friends in Low Places – Garth Brooks
  • Mary Jane’s Last Dance – Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
  • Lightning Crashes – Live
  • My Name Is – Eminem  (‘wanna see me stick Nine Inch Nails through each on of my eyelids?’)
  • Head Like a Hole – Nine Inch Nails
  • Your Woman – White Town
  • Ordinary World – Duran Duran
  • Aneurysm (Live) – Nirvana (off From the Muddy Banks of the Wishkah released on this date in 1996)

This isn’t the version from the CD, but it’s a damn good performance.


Wednesday, October 2nd  sponsored by Rosati’s Pizza of Mendota

  • All I Really Want – Alanis Morissette (Jagged Little Pill hit #1 on this date in 1995.  It is the 3rd best selling album of the 90s)
  • No Diggity – Blackstreet & Dr. Dre
  • I Can’t Dance – Genesis (guitarist Mike Rutherford is 69)
  • Sex & Candy – Marcy Playground
  • Far Behind – Candlebox
  • Wonderwall – Oasis (from What’s the Story Morning Glory released on this date in 1995)
  • Back at One – Brian McKnight
  • All For Love – Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart & Sting (Sting is 68 today!)
  • Song 2 – Blur
  • Cannonball – Breeders
  • Everybody Everybody – Black Box
  • Barbie Girl – Aqua (singer Lene G Nystrom is 46)
  • Got You Where I Want You – The Flys

Released at the movies on this date in 1992, The Mighty Ducks!  

  • Figure skating hockey player?  CHECK!
  • Emilio Estevez attempt at a career resurgence and motivational speeches?  CHECK!
  • Racist Hockey Line Name?  CHECK!
  • Kennan Thompson and the Knuckle Puck?  CHECK!


Thursday, October 3rd sponsored by Electronics Junkyard

  • Nothing Compares 2 U – Sinead O’Connor (on this date in 1992 she tore up a picture of the Pope on SNL and basically killed her career)
  • Cradle of Love – Billy Idol
  • Rusty Cage – Soundgarden
  • Zombie – Cranberries (from No Need to Argue, released on this date in 1994)
  • Kids in America – The Muffs (RIP Kim Shattuck.  She passed away yesterday from ALS)
  • I Want it That Way – Backstreet Boys (Kevin Richardson is 48)
  • Fantasy – Mariah Carey (from Daydream released on this date in 1995.  Also on this date in 1995++)
  • Sexbomb – Tom Jones**
  • Sunday Morning – No Doubt (Gwen Stefani is 50 today!)
  • Flagpole Sitta – Harvey Danger
  • Birdhouse in Your Soul – They Might Be Giants
  • Better Man – Pearl Jam
  • Don’t Go Away Mad (Just Go Away) – Motley Crue (Tommy Lee is 57 today)

++also on this date in 1995….


** at the age of 59, Tom Jones topped the UK charts with his album Reload.  He was the oldest artist to score a number 1 album with new material.  This song hit #3 on the UK charts.  Fortunately it didn”t chart here in the US.

Friday, October 4th sponsored by Norway Kennels Dog & Cat Boarding


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