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January 5, 1992Top 20 videos of 1991
March 29, 1992Ian McCulloch
April 5, 1992Henry Rollins
April 19, 1992The Edge and Adam Clayton of U2
Update  May 3, 1992Peter Murphy
June 7, 1992Steve Wynn of Dream Syndicate
June 14, 1992Andy Partridge of XTC
June 21, 1992Curve, Nick Cave
July ?, 1992Johnny Rotten
July 26, 1992Sean Dickson of The Soup Dragons
August 2, 1992host Dave Kendall
August 9, 1992Juliana Hatfield
August 23, 1992(playlist only)
August 30, 1992(playlist only)
September 6, 1992(playlist only)
September 13, 1992(playlist only)
September 20, 1992Joey Ramone, Lemmy Kilmister
September 27, 1992Bob Mould
October 4, 1992host Dave Kendall
October 11, 1992Soul Asylum
October 18, 1992Suzanne Vega
October 25, 1992Screaming Trees, Luna
November 1, 1992(playlist only)
November 8, 1992(playlist only)
November 15, 1992(playlist only)
November 22, 1992(playlist only)
Update  November 24, 19921992: The Alternative Year in Rock
November 29, 1992Suzanne Vega
December 6, 1992Henry Rollins
December 13, 1992Peter Gabriel
December 20, 1992Top 20 videos of 1992
Update  December 27, 1992Thurston Moore of Sonic Youth
 May 3, 1992
Sources for this playlist: Christina S., Greg S.
Host: Dave Kendall
Guest: Peter Murphy

I also have a partial recording of 120 Minutes with Dave Kendall and co-host Peter Murphy taped at Communion at The Limelight Theatre in New York. I think it is from May 3, 1992. Peter Murphy was doing a 6-song "warm-up" concert there for his Holy Smoke tour which was to start in June of 1992.

Partial listing:
Sometimes - Midnight Oil
The Sweetest Drop - Peter Murphy
? - Iggy Pop
? - The Soup Dragons
Getting Through - EMF
Popular Creeps - Chris Mars
Keep Me From Harm - Peter Murphy (live from Communion)
Lover Lover Lover - Ian McCulloch (World Premiere)
Conjure Me - Afghan Whigs
Is Anything - The Judybats
Stop - The Megacity Four
Mindphaser - Frontline Assembly
Leave Them All Behind - Ride

At the end of the show, Dave Kendall announces that next week his special guests will be Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy and that they will play videos from The Jesus and Mary Chain and The Sugarcubes.
 August 2, 1992
Source for this playlist: Go-Ben
Host: Dave Kendall (no guest or co-host)

Jesus & Mary Chain - Almost Gold (World Premiere Video)
PJ Harvey - Sheela Na Gig
Sonic Youth - 100%
Cure - Hot Hot Hot
Mission UK - Like A Child Again
Echo & the Bunnymen - Bedbugs & Ballyhoo
Rollins Band - Tearing
Shellyann Orphan - Burst
Ocean Blue - Between Something and Nothing
Siouxsie and the Banshees - Face To Face (from Batman Returns)
Footage of Morrissey at Hangin' with MTV
Morrissey - Certain People I Know (live from Hangin' with MTV)
Ministry - New World Order (World Premiere Video)
Heart Throbs - Outside

My tape cuts off at that point, but Dave Kendall said there would be videos coming up from Helmet, Drop 19s, Lemonheads, Chris Marrs, Utah Saints, Carter USM and more live Morrissey.
 August 9, 1992
Sources for this playlist: Erin W., VegasDiego
Host: Dave Kendall

Paul Westerberg - Dyslexic Heart
Wolfgang Press - A Girl Like You
Morrissey Special :) (this is an MTV News clip on the release of "Your Arsenal")
Morrissey (live @ MTV) - You're Gonna Need Someone On Your Side
Teenage Fanclub - The Concept
25th of May - It's All Right
Depeche Mode - Shake The Disease
Catherine Wheel - Black Metallic
The Boo-Radleys - Lazy Day
XTC - The Ballad of Peter Pumpkinhead
The Chills - Male Monster from the ID
David Byrne Interview #1
David Byrne - Girls on My Mind
David Byrne Interview #2
Morrissey - Tomorrow (World Premiere)
Helmet - In The Meantime
David Byrne Interview #3
David Byrne - She's Mad
Live - Pain Lies on the Riverside
Pop Will Eat Itself - Karmadrome
Erasure - Lay All Your Love On Me
Pale Saints - Blue Flower
(Time Warp - August 10th) [time warps are great for figuring out the episode's date as the time warp is always, as far as I know, a past event from the same date for either the current episode's Sunday or Monday date, so I looked up 1992 and the 9th falls on a Sunday]
Suicidal Tendencies - I Wasn't Meant To Feel This/Asleep At The Wheel
Sonic Youth - 100% (live at MTV: Hangin' With MTV)
Lollapalooza 2 update 1992
Kitchens of Distinction - Smiling
 November 24, 1992
120 Minutes Presents: The Alternative Year In Rock: 1992

Source for this playlist: Go-Ben

It is a great wrap-up of the year. Included are live performances and clips from the shows of the year. Here's a list of the performances:

Pearl Jam - Jeremy (from the Video Music Awards)
Nirvana - Drain You (from Hangin' with MTV)
Morrissey - You're Going To Need Someone On Your Side (from Hangin' with MTV)
Red Hot Chili Peppers - Give It Away (from Video Music Awards)
Sonic Youth - 100% (from Hangin' with MTV)
U2 - Bullet The Blue Sky (in concert) ...and my tape cuts off.


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