Alternate Current with John McKerr

Alternate Current

Friday at 14:00GMT

If you want to discover electronic and alternative music, this is the show for you. Each week John and guests will chat about a specific theme and listen to the best and brightest music stars they have been vibing with!

Episode 5- Deep Breath Study Mix

Exam and essay season is upon us, so this week is another study mix. A mixture of mellow, acoustic and electronic chill songs will ease you into your focused mindset. Take a deep breath, focus, and remember that you've got this!

Episode 4- Sore Throat Study Mix

This week, I completely lost my voice! So you listeners that hate the sound of my voice are in luck, as the show this week is designed to be a study playlist. Therefore, there's minimum talking, and maximum concentration. Enjoy a solid 40 minutes of work, before you reward yourself at the end with little dance break! This week is a deep look into electronic chill vibes, with appearances from Tourist, Odessa, Broods, Madeon and Rüfüs du Sol... so prepare to get acquainted with a new genre!

Episode 3 - Halloween Horror

This week, in preparation for the spookiest night of the year, we are walking you through a 2020 Halloween! Jasmine Brame joins John to talk about how to celebrate Halloween when you're stuck in Lockdown. The music this week is brought to you by the best that "spook" has to offer: from Kim Petras, to Duran Duran, to Rihanna... There's something here for everybody! So have a BOOgie and get your freak on this week!

Episode 2 - POP POWER

This week, we're tackling the vast genre of pop music! With our alternate current lens, we're bringing you some of the best pop x fusion songs that break the boundaries of what we call pop! Also listen out for a special game review this episode!

Episode 1 - Bienvenue!

1. Punk Right Now- HYO 2. Big Love- Louis The Child 3. Sushi for Breakfast- BAYLI 4. Stardew- Purity Ring 5. Heat Waves- Glass Animals 6. Cardigan- Taylor Swift 7. La La Lost You- NIKI 8. Hide and Seek- Imogen Heap 9. Change- BANKS 10. Why Do We Shake In The Cold?- Elderbrook 11. Comme Des Garçons- Rina Sawayama 12. Femmebot- Charli XCX