NOTHING but 90s Playlist: December 2nd – 6th

NOTHING but 90s Playlist: December 2nd – 6th

Monday, December 2nd sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal

  • Alive – Pearl Jam (30th Anniversary Tour dates announced for Europe)
  • Baby One More Time – Britney Spears (she’s 38 today!)
  • O.P.P. – Naughty by Nature  (Treach is 49 today)
  • The Memory Remains – Metallica
  • You Learn – Alanis Morissette **
  • Vow – Garbage **
  • Supernova – Liz Phair **
  • Mr. Jones – Counting Crows (released December 1st, 1993)
  • Miss Misery – Elliot Smith (from Good Will Hunting released on this date in 1997)
  • What You Give – Tesla
  • Be Quiet and Drive – Deftones
  • Baker Street – Foo Fighters^^

** Alanis is going on tour next summer with Garbage and Liz Phair to celebrate 25 years of Jagged Little Pill.  They’ll be in Tinley Park July 17, 2020.  Alanis also is putting out a new album next May.  Hear the debut single here

^^ This should be put in the conversation for the greatest cover of all time.  Oh, and Happy 51st Birthday to bassist, Nate Mendel.

Tuesday, December 3rd  sponsored by All About Personnel

  • This is How We Do it – Montell Jordan (he turned 51 today!)
  • Fire Water Burn – Bloodhound Gang
  • Divine Thing – Soup Dragons
  • Live & Let Die – Guns N’ Roses (released as a single on this date in 1991 )
  • Pretty Penny – Stone Temple Pilots **
  • I’ll Remember – Madonna
  • Crash Into Me – Dave Matthews Band (released as a single on this date in 1996)
  • Please Come Home for Christmas – Jon Bon Jovi (for the NICE song for Naughty or Nice)
  • Runaway Train – Soul Asylum^^
  • Eddie Vedder – Local H^^
  • No More Tears – Ozzy Osbourne (the Prince of F*ckin’ Darkness is 71 today!)
  • Mable – Goldfinger
  • Run Away – Real McCoy

90s Nostalgia continues to be a big thing in the concert industry as more 90s shows are getting announced everyday.

** Stone Temple Pilots are going on an acoustic theater tour over the winter in support of a new album Perdida recorded using vintage instruments.  Here’s the first single released from it

^^Soul Asylum and Local H are touring together early next year too.  Both will be in support of new music.  They’ll be at the Metro in Chicago on Valentine’s Day 2020.  Here’s the first single off H’s new album.  (strong language)

Wednesday, December 4th sponsored by Rosati’s Pizza of Mendota

  • Lump – Presidents of the United States of America
  • Big Pimpin’ – Jay-Z (he’s 50 today and just put his music back on Spotify)
  • It Ain’t Over Till It’s Over – Lenny Kravitz
  • Where Have All the Cowboys Gone – Paula Cole
  • Don’t Look Back in Anger – Oasis
  • Plowed – Sponge
  • Battleflag – Lo Fidelity Allstars
  • Against the 70s – Mike Watt**
  • Most High – Page & Plant
  • Stay – Lisa Loeb & Nine Stories
  • Too Close – Next
  • Run-Around – Blues Traveler
  • Californication – Red Hot Chili Peppers

** This one was requested by Mike S. from Ottawa.  Great song, and cool story.  Wish I would’ve been smarter when I was 16 and went to this show.  The video below is from the Metro.  Mike Watt (Minutemen and fIREHOSE) had an all-star lineup to back his solo debut, and Eddie Vedder and Dave Grohl played with him as his backing band the entire tour!  Plus, Vedder’s Hovercraft band and Grohl’s Foo Fighters served as opening act!!  AT. THE. METRO!!!!!!!

Thursday, December 5th sponsored by Electronics Junkyard

  • Machinehead – Bush (Sixteen Stone was released 25 years ago today)
  • Clean My Wounds – Corrosion of Conformity
  • Rusty Cage – Soundgarden
  • Girl, You’ll Be a Woman Soon – Urge Overkill
  • Carnival – Natalie Merchant
  • I’m the Only One – Melissa Etheridge
  • Don’t Go Away Mad (Just Go Away) – Motley Crue
  • Jump Jive An’ Wail – Brian Setzer Orchestra
  • Only One – Goo Goo Dolls (Johnny Rzeznik turned 54 today)
  • All the Small Things – Blink 182
  • Waiting Room – Fugazi
  • Your Woman – White Town
  • Boombastic – Shaggy
  • Fuel – Metallica
  • Therapy – Infectious Grooves

Friday, December 6th sponsored by Norway Kennels Dog & Cat Boarding

  • Spiderwebs – No Doubt
  • Drive – R.E.M. (Peter Buck is 63 today)
  • Black – Pearl Jam
  • Tubthumping – Chumbawamba
  • We Like to Party – Venga Boys
  • Blue Monday – Orgy
  • Policy of Truth – Depeche Mode
  • Friends of P. – The Rentals
  • All that She Wants – Ace of Base (Keybordist Ulf Ekberg is 49 today)
  • Take a Bow – Madonna (song released on this date in 1994)
  • All Apologies – Nirvana (song released on this date in 1993)
  • Seether – Veruca Salt
  • Away – Toadies

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