Devo, Drab Majesty, Friendly Fires, Happy Mondays, Pete Yorn, Siouxsie and the Banshees, Soft Cell

High T with Old Waver – August 2019

Dave and Toby review new wave cover songs and their sometimes unexpected sources, introduce everyone to Dave's new favorite band, recap a summer trip to Cooperstown, and look ahead to a big fall for HTWOW. THE TUNES Devo - "Satisfaction" (intro/outro) Drab Majesty - "The Other Side" Happy Mondays - "Step On" Pete Yorn -… Continue reading High T with Old Waver – August 2019

Fear, Lust For Youth, Suicidal Tendencies, The Cure, The Dead Milkmen, The Ocean Blue, Thom Yorke

High T with Old Waver – July 2019

Dave and Toby revisit 80s American punk, chat about the mall setting of Stranger Things 3 and reminisce about mall cruising — plus spin new jams from Thom Yorke and The Ocean Blue. THE TUNES The Cure - "Let's Go To Bed" (intro/outro) The Ocean Blue - "All The Way Blue" Suicidal Tendencies - "Institutionalized"… Continue reading High T with Old Waver – July 2019

Daft Punk, Depeche Mode, Devo, Gershon Kingsley, New Order, Pet Shop Boys, Thomas Dolby

High T with Old Waver – June 2019

Dave and Toby fulfill the request of patron Melissa and deliver a pod dedicated entirely to synth music, including its humble origins, early commercial successes and ultimate crossover appeal — and they welcome HTWOW's first official sponsor, Goodfriend Package! THE TUNES Devo - "Girl U Want" (intro/outro) Depeche Mode - "Everything Counts" Live at the… Continue reading High T with Old Waver – June 2019

INXS, OMD, Pretty In Pink Soundtrack, Psychedelic Furs, Pure Bathing Culture, Ride, Starflyer 59, The Danny Hutton Hitters

High T with Old Waver – May 2019

Dave and Toby take a deep dive into the most influential movie soundtrack of the 80s, Pretty In Pink, reveal Dave's near collaboration with Three Dog Night, and discuss the joys of yacht rock and sax solos. THE TUNES Psychedelic Furs - "Pretty In Pink" (intro/outro) Ride - "Future Love" INXS - "Do Wot You… Continue reading High T with Old Waver – May 2019

Hot Chip, Scritti Politti, Tame Impala, The Cure, These New Puritans, UB40

High T with Old Waver — April 2019

Dave and Toby discover the unexpectedly awesome production pedigree of Howard Gray, toast to the return of Game of Thrones and discuss Dave's instagram influencer field trip to Candytopia. THE TUNES Scritti Politti - "Perfect Way" (intro/outro) Tame Impala - "Borderline" Scritti Politti - "The Word Girl" These New Puritans - "Inside The Rose" The… Continue reading High T with Old Waver — April 2019

Foals, Johnny Marr, Mark Hollis, Talk Talk, The Faint

High T with Old Waver — March 2019

Dave and Toby celebrate the life and legacy of the late, great Mark Hollis, lament the sad state of summer music festivals and Toby recounts not-so-wild tales of life on the road from Deep Blue Something's first trip to the UK in twenty years. THE TUNES Talk Talk - "Talk Talk" (intro/outro) Johnny Marr -… Continue reading High T with Old Waver — March 2019

Charlatans, Curve, Depeche Mode, Flood, LCD Soundsystem, Ministry, Pet Shop Boys, Stephen Street, Steve Mason, The Beta Band, The Human League

High T with Old Waver — February 2019

Dave and Toby discuss the lowlight of the Super Bowl and the highlight of the Grammys, recall drunken adventures in New Orleans, and grade Toby's HTWOW book report on the career of legendary producer Flood. THE TUNES Depeche Mode - "World In My Eyes" (intro/outro) LCD Soundsystem - "Seconds" (Human League cover) Ministry - "Revenge"… Continue reading High T with Old Waver — February 2019