Radiation Vibe

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"Radiation Vibe"
Single by Fountains of Wayne
from the album Fountains of Wayne
B-side "Karpet King"
Released 1996
Format CD, vinyl
Recorded 1996
Genre Power pop
Label Atlantic
Writer(s) Chris Collingwood, Adam Schlesinger
Producer(s) Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne
Fountains of Wayne singles chronology
"Radiation Vibe"
"'Sink to the Bottom"

"Radiation Vibe" was the first single by Fountains of Wayne, from their debut album also titled Fountains of Wayne. It was released in 1996 on Atlantic Records.[1]

Single releases[edit]

"Radiation Vibe" was released as a vinyl single with "Karpet King" as the b-side. There was also a CD single which featured two other tracks, "Janice's Party" and "Imperia". All of these except "Radiation Vibe" were unavailable on any Fountains of Wayne album until the release of Out-of-State Plates in 2005.


The single charted in the UK at No. 32 on March 22, 1997.[2] It also reached No. 14 on the US Billboard Alternative Songs chart in January 1997.[3]

Track listing (CD single)[edit]

  1. "Radiation Vibe" – 3:40
  2. "Karpet King" – 4:04
  3. "Janice's Party" – 2:46
  4. "Imperia" – 1:57


  • Engineered by Gary Maurer
  • Mixed by Chris Shaw, Eric Tew
  • Mastered by Greg Calbi
  • Recorded in January and April 1996 at The Place, New York City
  • Mixed at Greene Street Recording, New York City
  • Mastered at Masterdisk, New York City


  1. ^ ""Radiation Vibe" at Discogs". discogs.com. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  2. ^ ""Radiation Vibe" at Chart Stats". chartstats.com. Archived from the original on 22 July 2012. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 
  3. ^ "Fountains of Wayne Album & Song Chart History - Alternative Songs". Billboard. Retrieved 14 August 2011. 

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