Teenage Kicks®

Teenage Kicks is The Current’s weekly trip into our collective retro past, then is now as this show is the same as it never was, before Alternative wasn’t, with a focus on the musical era from ‘70s punk to ‘90s grunge, and everything that happened in between.


Everyday Sunshine




Favourite Shirts (Boy Meets Girl)

Haircut One Hundred

Head Full of Steam

The Go-Betweens

Nowhere Fast

The Smiths

If I Should Fall From Grace With God

The Pogues

Alex Chilton

The Replacements

September Gurls

Big Star

Sock It To 'Em J.B.

The Specials

If I Could Talk I'd Tell You

The Lemonheads

She Cries Your Name

Beth Orton

Don't Get Me Wrong

The Pretenders

The Beaten Generation

the The

Shadow of the Season

Screaming Trees

Natural Blues


Flesh Of My Flesh

Orange Juice

Clowntime Is Over

Elvis Costello and The Attractions



Because The Night

Patti Smith

Just Like Heaven

The Cure

How Soon is Now?

The Smiths

The Right Profile

The Clash

Public Image

Public Image Ltd.

Into Tomorrow

Paul Weller

Rankin Full Stop

The English Beat

Joan of Arc

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark

Getting Away With It


Shakespeare's Sister

The Smiths



Three Girl Rhumba


Someday, Someway

Marshall Crenshaw

Program Schedule

Date Time Service Station
Sat 8:00 a.m. The Current KCMP