From 1993 to 2000 Rick Sylvain's video show aired every week on BTV cable 25 in Berkeley. He also aired his show in el Cerrito, Albany, Hercules and San Francisco. After Sylvain stopped his video show he started his DJ business. Here are the 126 shows he produced over the eight years it ran. If you would like a dvd copy of any show please e-mail the vainman.

'Live with Rick Sylvain - Video Show Playlists shows #101 - #125

RS 101

band name - song title (label)

optagonally - mr. wilson (cargo)
millen collin - story of my life (epitaph)
weird al yankovic - headline news (scotti bros.)
deadbolt - last time i saw cole (cargo)
yoyo - you can't play with my yoyo (eastwest)
clash -tommy gun (cbs)
goober patrol - easy life (fat wreck chords)
pinhead circus - carefree metal daze (byo)

RS 102

band name - song title (label)

aphex twin - window licker (sire)
g.love and special sauce -cold beverages (epic)
afghan whigs - come see about me (sub pop)
shonen knife - daydream believer (big deal)
devo - a worried man (warner bros.)
pansy division - i really wanted you (lookout!)
screw 32 - misunderstood (fat wreck chords)

RS 103

band name - song title (label)

fauves - dogs are the best people (polydor/aust.)
citizen fish - tv dinner (bluurg)
king missile - take stuff from work (shimmy disk)
bad religion - infected (atlantic)
sonic youth - stereo sanctity (sst)
bender - indian joe (bluurg)
smugglers - especially you (lookout!)
hi-standard - maximum overdrive (fat wrexck chords)

RS 104

band name - song title (label)

groovie ghoulies - island of pogo pogo (lookout!
bracket - 2RAK005 (fat wreck chords)
h2o - one life, one chance (epitaph)
youth brigade - I hate my life (byo)
neurotones - bad connections (brittni)
ten foot pole - getaway (epitaph)
strike - shots heard round the world (victory)
drop kick murphys -ten years of service (epitaph)
cheater - teenage zero (theologian)

RS 105

band name - song title (label)

rilo kiley - the frug (razor and tie)
refused - new noise (epitaph)
good riddance - steps (fat wreck chords)
fauves - dwarf on dwarf (polydor/aust.)
fastbacks - gone to the moon (sub pop)
mr. t experience - ba, ba, ba, ba, ba (lookout!)
devo whip it (warner bros.)
hepcat - bobby and joe (byo)

RS 106

band name - song title (label)

muffs - sad tomorrow (warner bros.)
go-betweens - streets of your town (beggars banquet)
mk ultra - dragstrip (shredder)
billy nayer show - fickey (ketchup and mustard man)
six by seven - 88-92-96 (beggars banquet)
sister double happiness - the whipping song (sub pop)
sleater kinney - get up (kill rock stars)

RS 107

band name - song title (label)

lea de lauria - blue skies (razor and tie)
delgados - pull the wires from the walls (beggars banquet)
velocette - get yourself together (beggars banquet)
man or astroman - 9 volt (touch and go)
they might be giants - doctor worm (restless)
velocity girl - audrey's eyes (sub pop)
poster children - jr. citizen (sire)
queers - don't back down (lookout!)
mr. t experience - and I will be with you (lookout!)

RS 108

band name - song title (label)

h-blockx - fly (risk)
pennywise - alien (epitaph)
tom waits - hold on (epitaph)
pheonix thunderstone - drowning (scratchie)
king missile - my heart is a flower (atlantic)
cold - go away (a&m)
sweet - love is like oxygen (jeepster holdings ltd.)

RS 109

band name - song title (label)

llama farmers - get the keys and go (beggars banquet)
buzzcocks - thunder of hearts (go kart)
gorky's zygotic mynci - spanish dance troupe (beggars banquet)
agnostic front - fiot, riot upstart (epitaph)
lunachicks - say what you mean - (go kart)
u.s. bombs - skater dater (epitaph)
snapcase - caboose (victory)
59 times the pain - turn at 25th (epitaph)
bows - britannica (beggars banquet)

RS 110

band name - song title (label)

lunar drive - square world (beggars banquet)
dream city film club - billy chic (beggars banquet)
pietasters - yesterday's over (epitaph)
slackers - have the time (epitaph)
catch 22 - hard to impress (victory)
slow poisoners - easy virtue (pop smear)
hatebreed - before dishonor (victory)
hefner - i took her for granted (beggars banquet)

RS 111

band name - song title (label)

millencolin - penquins & polar bears (epitaph)
plavu - man & wife (@cocodrie S.F.)
dust brothers - this is your life (restless)
bowery electric - freedom fighter (beggars banquet)
hi-fi & the roadburners - get up & go (victory)
bouncing souls - fight to live (epitaph)
donnas - skintight (lookout!)
six by seven - july, august & winter (beggars banquet)

RS 112

band name - song title (label)

rilo kiley - the frug (razor & tie)
cindy lee berryhill - high jump (cargo)
powerpuff girls - love makes the world go round (cartoon channel)
shonen knife - daydream believer (big deal)
shampoo - trouble (fox video)
babes in toyland - sweet 69 (reprise)
lunachicks - don't want you (go-kart)
muffs - sad tomorrow (reprise)

RS 113

band name - song title (label)

liberator - christine (epitaph)
liberty 37 - when we say (beggars banquet)
snapcase - type cast modulators (victory)
joe strummer - tony adams (hellcat)
ten foot pole - the getaway (epitaph)
the sweet - the sixteens (jeepster holdings ltd)
grade - a year in the past (victory)
a.f.i. - high school football hero (wingnut)

RS 114

band name - song title (label)

voodoo glow skulls - left for dead (epitaph)
u.s. bombs - skater dater (epitaph)
snapcase - caboose (victory)
lunachicks - say what you mean (go-kart)
nofx - i wanna be an alcoholic (fat wreck chords)
youth brigade - i hate my life (byo)
primus - jerry was a racecar driver (interscope)
clash - london calling (epic)
devo - giirl u want (waner bros)

RS 115

band name - song title (label)

plavu - seventeen (chupa)
gorky's zygotic mynci - poodle rockin' (beggars banquet)
mr t. experience - and i will be with you (lookout!)
n.w.h. - ice froggy frog (avitar)
llama farmers - yellow (beggars banquet)
bracket - trailer park (caroline)
deadbolt - last time i saw coile (cargo)
barnes & barnes - fish heads (rhino)

RS 116

band name - song title (label)

hefner - christian girls (beggars banquet)
mdfmk - missing time (restless)
jack lukeman - boys & girls (razor and tie)
cult - she sells sanctuary (beggars banquet)
liberty 37 - oh river (beggars banquet)
schematic - syntax error (alan kelly)

RS 117

band name - song title (label)

vandals - lady killer (triple -x)
int'l noise conspiracy - smash it up (epitaph)
rkl - senseless violence (seisure bucket films)
millenclin - fox (epitaph)
terrorgrupe - hangin' around (byo)
ramones - i want to be sedated (sire)
julie brown - homecoming queen's got a gun (rhino)

RS 118

band name - song title (label)

stone bros. - when 20 summers pass (victory)
delgados - american trilogy (beggars banquet)
cult - wild flower (beggars banquet)
liaka - uneasy (beggars banquet)
grey area - colossus (victory)
servotron - people mover (amphetamine reptile)
six by seven - new year (beggars banquet)
peter murphy - cuts you up (beggars banquet)

RS 119

band name - song title (label)

bad religon - fuck armagedon (flipside)
nofx - leave it alone (epitaph)
tilt - libel (fat wreck chords)
sonic youth - death valley 69 (sub pop)
cult - lil' flower (beggars banquet)
squirt gun - mary ann (lookout!)
88 fingers louie - i've won (hopeless)
oy george & kosher club - fairfax avenue (rhino)

RS 120

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band name - song title (label)

a.f.i. total immortal (nitro)
agent orange - bloodstains (flipside)
d-day - too young to date (i.v. mag)
velocette - get yourself together (beggars banquet)
baby gopal - lost generation (victory)
flipper - brainwash (i.v. mag)
vandals - i have a date (nitro)
kip adotta - life in the slaw lane (rhino)

RS 121

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band name - song title (label)

austin willacy - them (apg)
badly drawn boy - once around the block (beggars banquet)
river city rebels - hate (victory)
demonics - she devils on wheels (mans ruin)
rkl - rock n' roll nightmare (epitaph)
no fun at all - beach party (theologian)
guilt - gamma (victory)
circle jerks - red tape (flipside)

RS 122

band name - song title (label)

(hed) planet earth - bartender (jive)
badly drawn boy - disillusion (beggars banquet)
delgados - no danger (beggars banquet)
burning heads - wiseguy (victory)
they might be giants - boss of me (restless)
shelter - don't walkaway (victory)
lagwagon - don't walk away (fat wreck chords)
baby gopal - lost generation (victory)

RS 123

band name - song title (label)

badly drawn boy - another pearl (beggars banquet)
mohave 3 - anybody will be fine (4AD)
brassy - play some D (beggars banquet)
peter murphy - final solution (beggars banquet)
snapcase - steps (victory)
face to face - debt (hopeless)
vandals - heartbreak hotek (triple -x)

RS 125

band name - song title (label)

econoline crush - make it right (restless)
madcap - two steps behind (side one dummy recordings)
6 gig hit the ground (ultimatum music)
brassy - work it out (beggars banquet)
garageland - kiss it all goodbye (foodchain)
mohave 3 - anybody will be fine (4AD)
januaries - black transmission (foodchain)
donnas - 40 boys in 40 nights (lookout!)