March 29, 2014 // Thou // Big Ups // Seahaven // TrenchRot

We know it’s only been two weeks, but we missed you! On this week’s show, we’ve got a lot of great reviews. First up is Big Ups, who have crafted a heavy hitting and thoughtful post-punk full-length. Seahaven stirs things up with a fresh EP. We have the privilege of covering the amazing full-length from Philly’s […]

March 15, 2014 // JE double F // Cloud Nothings // Watter

Welcome back! Atlantic City punk/hip-hop artist, JE double F, joins us for an interview and performance. He talks about his label, touring, his writing process, and more. The full, unedited set and interview can be found on our Bandcamp page, which really helps us pay the bills. Ross reviews the much anticipated release from Cloud […]

March 01, 2014 // Planning for Burial // BONG // AT Explores Ulver

On this episode, Ross reviews Bong‘s “Stoner Rock”, the latest roaring opus from Newcastle’s atmospheric shamen. Aslak Tolonen of Nest, Syven, and Umbrose explores an improvised live piece from Norway’s Ulver, and reinterprets the track in a creative way. New Jersey’s Planning for Burial speaks about upcoming work, his development as a soloist, and plays a full live […]

Born to Lose

Playlist: Artist Track Maths Gnarled Farewell Poetry As True As Troilus Maps & Atlases Old Ash Ghost Ship I Won’t Know Cloud Nothings Our Plans Time Columns Produce Communicate Transport Destroy Orange Goblin Red Tide Rising Low Life Born to Lose Astronautalis ft. Sims and Mike Weibe Thomas Jefferson Ancestors First Light Fire Spoken by […]

The God Particle

In this episode, we consider the universe as the answer. But just what is the question? Playlist: Artist Track Cloudkick Oh, God. Shpongle The God Particle Primordial Death of the Gods Brother Ali Good Lord This Will Destroy You Killed the Lord, Left for the New World Down I Go Poseidon Syven How Fare the […]

Produce. Communicate. Transport. Destroy.

This is the first show from the home studio. My microphone is a tin can. Just kidding. The voice overs are short but the music is where the meat is. Please enjoy at adequate volumes. Playlist:   Artist Track Pulled Apart by Horses Night of the Living (I’m Scared of People Crippled Black Phoenix Get […]

Hometown Pride

This is my last show broadcast live on WDIY in Allentown. From now on, RiO is a Subcity exclusive. In light of that, this show is all local bands that supported me in getting RiO off the ground. Enjoy. Playlist: Artist Track Soars Escape on High Ominous Black Free Will is a Lie Designed to […]

Escape Velocity

This show is a two hour block of atmosphere, doom, gloom, and other slow tunes. It’s just been that kind of week… Playlist: Artist Track Balmorhea On the Weight of the Night Holy Sons Payoff Matt Elliott This is For Tenhi Pojan Kiiski Zombi Escape Velocity Astronautalis Midday Moon Buried Inside V Grails All the […]

This is the Fucking Woodland

The second episode of RiO to be presented on Subcity. In this show, you’ll hear a bunch of new and exciting music, plus a peak at some of my hometown favorites. Enjoy. Playlist: Artist Track Down I Go Demeter Long Distance Calling The Figrin D’an Boogie Sun Buffalo The Surface Giles Corey Blackest Bile Prof […]

Winter Into Spring

This is Radio in Opposition’s debut on Subcity. For the uninitiated, this show aims to gain exposure for lesser known bands. Taking cues from the Rock in Opposition movement of the 1970s, Radio in Opposition explores the artists you wouldn’t normally expect to hear on the radio. For this show, I’ve chosen the theme of […]