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{{Disambiglink|Not to be confused with [[Channel X]].}}
 
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{{Infobox radio station
 
|name = Radio X
 
|name = Radio X
 
|image = RadioX.jpg
 
|image = RadioX.jpg
|location = [[Las Venturas]]
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|location = [[Las Venturas (3D Universe)|Las Venturas]], [[San Andreas (3D Universe)|San Andreas]]
|genre = [[wp:Alternative rock|Alternative rock]]/[[wp:alternative metal|metal]]/[[wp:Alternative dance|dance]], [[wp:Grunge|Grunge]], [[wp: Heavy metal music|Heavy metal]] and [[wp:Hard rock|Hard rock]]
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|genre = [[wp:Alternative rock|Alternative rock]]/[[wp:alternative metal|metal]]/[[wp:Alternative dance|dance]], [[wp:Grunge|grunge]], [[wp: Heavy metal music|heavy metal]] and [[wp:Hard rock|hard rock]]
|games = [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]
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|games = ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]''
|host = [[Sage]]}}'''Radio X''', referred to as '''Radio:X''' in its logo, is an alternative rock/heavy metal/grunge music station in [[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]. It is hosted by [[Sage]], an escaped mental patient who holds extremely pessimistic world views. A proud member of Generation X, she is very outspoken against the previous generation and constantly speaks her views on air between songs. Like other DJs, Sage's comments change as the game progresses (though only after the [[Riot (GTA SA)|Los Santos riot]] begins will she take an interest in current events, and in addition she will often be heard announcing the arrival of weather systems such as fog and thunderstorms. It is based on the real-life radio station X103.9 - "The I.E.'s Alternative Rock"
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|host = [[Sage]]}}
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'''Radio X''', referred to as '''Radio:X''' in its logo, is an alternative rock/heavy metal/grunge music station in ''[[Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas]]''.
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==Description==
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The station is hosted by [[Sage]], an escaped mental patient who holds extremely pessimistic world views. A proud member of Generation X, she is very outspoken against the previous generation and constantly speaks her views on air between songs. Radio X appears to be based on the real-life radio station X103.9 - "The I.E.'s Alternative Rock."
   
 
== Playlist for Radio X==
 
== Playlist for Radio X==
* [[wp:Helmet (band)|Helmet]] - "Unsung" (1992)
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* [[wp:Helmet (band)|Helmet]] - "[[wp:Unsung (song)|Unsung]]" (1991)
* [[wp:Depeche Mode|Depeche Mode]] - "Personal Jesus" (1989)
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* [[wp:Depeche Mode|Depeche Mode]] - "[[wp:Personal Jesus|Personal Jesus]]" (1989)
* [[wp:Faith No More|Faith No More]] - "Midlife Crisis" (1992)
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* [[wp:Faith No More|Faith No More]] - "[[wp:Midlife Crisis|Midlife Crisis]]" (1992)
* [[wp:Danzig (band)|Danzig]] - "Mother" (1988)
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* [[wp:Danzig (band)|Danzig]] - "[[wp:Mother (Danzig_song)|Mother]]" (1988)
* [[wp:Living Colour|Living Colour]] - "Cult of Personality" (1988)
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* [[wp:Living Colour|Living Colour]] - "[[wp:Cult of Personality (song)|Cult of Personality]]" (1988)
 
* [[wp:Primal Scream|Primal Scream]] - "Movin' on Up" (1991)
 
* [[wp:Primal Scream|Primal Scream]] - "Movin' on Up" (1991)
* [[wp:Guns N' Roses|Guns N' Roses]] - "Welcome to the Jungle" (1987)
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* [[wp:Guns N' Roses|Guns N' Roses]] - "[[wp:Welcome to the Jungle|Welcome to the Jungle]]" (1987)
* [[wp:L7 (band)|L7]] - "Pretend We're Dead" (1992)
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* [[wp:L7 (band)|L7]] - "[[wp:Pretend We're Dead|Pretend We're Dead]]" (1992)
* [[wp:Ozzy Osbourne|Ozzy Osbourne]] - "Hellraiser" (1991)
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* [[wp:Ozzy Osbourne|Ozzy Osbourne]] - "[[wp:Hellraiser (song)|Hellraiser]]" (1991)*
* [[wp:Soundgarden|Soundgarden]] - "Rusty Cage" (1991)
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* [[wp:Soundgarden|Soundgarden]] - "[[wp:Rusty Cage|Rusty Cage]]" (1991)
* [[wp:Rage Against the Machine|Rage Against the Machine]] - "Killing in the Name" (1992)
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* [[wp:Rage Against the Machine|Rage Against the Machine]] - "[[wp:Killing in the Name|Killing in the Name]]" (1992)*
* [[wp:Jane's Addiction|Jane's Addiction]] - "Been Caught Stealing" (1990)
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* [[wp:Jane's Addiction|Jane's Addiction]] - "[[wp:Been Caught Stealing|Been Caught Stealing]]" (1990)
* [[wp:The Stone Roses|The Stone Roses]] - "Fools Gold" (1989)
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* [[wp:The Stone Roses|The Stone Roses]] - "[[wp:Fools Gold/What the World Is Waiting For|Fools Gold]]" (1989)
* [[wp:Alice in Chains|Alice in Chains]] - "Them Bones" (1992)
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* [[wp:Alice in Chains|Alice in Chains]] - "[[wp:Them Bones|Them Bones]]" (1992)
* [[wp:Stone Temple Pilots|Stone Temple Pilots]] - "Plush" (1992)
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* [[wp:Stone Temple Pilots|Stone Temple Pilots]] - "[[wp:Plush (song)|Plush]]" (1992)
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Songs marked with * don't appear in the Re-Released versions of the game.
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
* The "X" in Radio X is reference to the "X" generation, people that were born in the late 70's and early 80's, which they be in their late teen our early adulthood in the early 90's. It also reference of the teen and adults that listen to Alterative music at that time.
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*The "X" in Radio X is reference to [[wp:Generation X|Generation X]], the generation born between the mid-1960s and early-1980s.
* Sage doesn't have a last name, as mentioned in the intro to Danzig's "Mother" saying "Yes, Sage is my real name, and if you don't believe me, you can go fuck yourself!"
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*The station is the default station when the player enters an [[Andromada]], [[Buffalo]], or [[PCJ-600]].
* Sage also says the reason she calls herself Sage is because she can't remember her last name.
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*"[[wp:Head Like a Hole|Head Like a Hole]]", originally by [[wp:Nine Inch Nails|Nine Inch Nails]], was covered by [[wp:AFI (band)|A.F.I.]] and is featured as a bonus track to the soundtrack collection, even though it's not featured in-game. The original song would most likely be featured on Radio X, given the genre of the song and station.
* The station is the default station when the player enters a [[Buffalo]].
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*"Killing in The Name" by Rage Against the Machine is played while the player dates a girlfriend in a wrong Restaurant.
* In real life, there is a real Radio X called Choi Radio X in Quebec City in Canada.
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*The song "Unsung" by Helmet also appears on Saints Row 2, a game considered by some to be a [[GTA Clone]].
   
==Videos==
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==Video==
[[File:GTA San Andreas - Radio X|thumb|center|501 px|GTA San Andreas Radio X]]
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[[File:Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - Radio X|thumb|center|500px|GTA San Andreas Radio X]]
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==See Also==
 
==See Also==
*[[Radio Broker]], a radio station in ''[[Grand Theft Auto IV]]'' that plays alternative rock.
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*[[V-Rock]] - A radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City]] which also plays heavy metal and hard rock, as well as another song by Ozzy Osbourne.
*[[Channel X]], a radio staion in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] that plays punk rock.
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*[[Wave 103]] - A radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto: Vice City Stories]] which plays another song by Depeche Mode.
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*[[Liberty Rock Radio 97.8|Liberty Rock Radio]] - A radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto IV]] which also plays alternative rock.
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*[[Radio Broker]] - A radio station in Grand Theft Auto IV which plays alternative rock in the form of dance-rock and indie rock.
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*[[Channel X]] - A similarly-named radio station in [[Grand Theft Auto V]] which plays punk rock.
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*[[Vinewood Boulevard Radio]] - A radio station in Grand Theft Auto V which also plays alternative rock in the form of garage rock and noise rock.
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*[[P.M.R.]] - A cut radio station in Grand Theft Auto V which would've played 90s alternative rock and featured a song by Faith No More.
   
 
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Latest revision as of 08:03, June 29, 2015

Not to be confused with Channel X.


Radio X, referred to as Radio:X in its logo, is an alternative rock/heavy metal/grunge music station in Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas.

DescriptionEdit

The station is hosted by Sage, an escaped mental patient who holds extremely pessimistic world views. A proud member of Generation X, she is very outspoken against the previous generation and constantly speaks her views on air between songs. Radio X appears to be based on the real-life radio station X103.9 - "The I.E.'s Alternative Rock."

Playlist for Radio XEdit

Songs marked with * don't appear in the Re-Released versions of the game.

TriviaEdit

  • The "X" in Radio X is reference to Generation X, the generation born between the mid-1960s and early-1980s.
  • The station is the default station when the player enters an Andromada, Buffalo, or PCJ-600.
  • "Head Like a Hole", originally by Nine Inch Nails, was covered by A.F.I. and is featured as a bonus track to the soundtrack collection, even though it's not featured in-game. The original song would most likely be featured on Radio X, given the genre of the song and station.
  • "Killing in The Name" by Rage Against the Machine is played while the player dates a girlfriend in a wrong Restaurant.
  • The song "Unsung" by Helmet also appears on Saints Row 2, a game considered by some to be a GTA Clone.

VideoEdit

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - Radio X01:03:58

Grand Theft Auto San Andreas - Radio X

GTA San Andreas Radio X

See AlsoEdit

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