The May 14th episode: An all CanCon Special. All bangers!

May 21, 2015 by

It’s SOCAN monitoring week, so let’s get some hard-working musicians paid.

  • White Poppy – Confusion (Natural Phenomena)
  • Freelove Fenner – New Direction (In the Bottle Garden)
  • Brave Radar – Out of Reach (Message Centre)
  • Mac DeMarco – The Way You’d Love Her (Another One)
  • OK Vancouver OK – Building A Way (Influences)
  • Steve Adamyk Band – Suicide (Dialtone)
  • Tough Age – We’re Both to Blame (s/t)
  • Babysitter – Real Wild Child’s Gone Totally Mild (Tape III)
  • Ace Martens – Waiting (Silent Days)
  • Gal Gracen – Infinity (Pop Alliance III)
  • Whitney K – Beat Shake (Mixtape)
  • N.213 Group Vision – Onus in Time (s/t)
  • Adrian Teacher & the Subs – Thriftin’ On a Sunday (Sorta Hafta)
  • Julie Doiron – Consolation Prize (I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day)
  • Elevator To Hell – Each Day For a Week (Parts 1-2)
  • Cult Babies – Minokawa (s/t)
  • Brave Irene – Tangled Line (s/t)
  • Supermoon – Powersuits (cometlovejoy)
  • Willie Dunn – I Pity the Country (Native North America)

Podcast here!

The May 7th episode: Hello from your radio

May 21, 2015 by

Not my finest hour. Trying to restore the podcast for this bad boy.

  • Mourning Coup – Master (Demo)
  • Jennifer Castle – Truth is the Freshest Fruit (Pink City)
  • Quaker Parents – Tact of Animals (Eau de Sleeping Brain)
  • Lloyd Cheechoo – James Bay (Native North America)
  • Baksey Cham Krong – B.C.K. (Don’t Think I’ve Forgotten OST)
  • Tough Age – My Chinchilla (Hot Dog Day)
  • Sheer Mag – Whose Side Are You On? (II)
  • nancy pants – i didn’t say (total nancy pants)
  • Keita Sano – Search (Holding New Cards)
  • Pender Street Steppers – The Glass City (The Glass City)
  • Torres – Cowboy Guilt (Sprinter)
  • Sleater-Kinney – Words and Guitar (Dig Me Out)
  • Shamir – Call It Off (Call It Off)

Podcast soon?

The April 30th episode: I’m back! And there’s so much goin’ on!

April 30, 2015 by

It’s been a busy April, but I’m back. And oh, what May has in store. There are a million great shows to go to this Saturday, most especially Tough Age at the Astoria, the Music Waste fundraiser at the Toast, and Knife Pleats/Girlpool/Waxahatchee at the Bilty. Plus, it’s Steve Louie Day in the city of Vancouver!

  • Marianne Faithfull – Sister Morphine (The Very Best)
  • US Girls – Damn That Valley (Damn That Valley)
  • Samantha Urbani – 1 2 3 4 (1 2 3 4)
  • Carly Simon – Why (Soup For One OST)
  • Tough Age – Snakes & Ladders (I get the Feeling Central)
  • Energy Slime – Gas in a bag (New Dimensional)
  • Needles//Pins – I Heart Your Drugs (12:34)
  • Fountain – Refreshment (s/t)
  • Adrian Teacher & the Subs – One Thing Your Money Couldn’t Buy (Sorta Hafta)
  • Kellarissa – Tiny Things (Flamingo)
  • Sleater-Kinney – All Hands on the Bad One (All Hands on the Bad One)
  • Sheer Mag – Button Up (II 7″)
  • Poor Form – Sever (demo)
  • Klaus Johann Grobe – Traumhaft (Traumhaft 7″)
  • Belle & Sebastian – Mayfly (If You’re Feeling Sinister)

Podcast here!

The April 9th episode: Gall’y, what a show!

April 27, 2015 by

New Adrian Teacher and a farewell to Blocks Recording Club.

  • France Gall – Poupee de Cire, Poupee de Son (s/t)
  • Adrian Teacher & the Subs – When Did I Get Older (Sorta Hafta)
  • Bleached – Searching Throught the Past (Searching Throught the Past)
  • Supermoon – Burnout of My Dreams (Hot Heroes)
  • Lower Dens – Non Grata (Escape From Evil)
  • Chromatics – In Films (Dear Tommy)
  • Warm Soda – I Wanna Go Fast (Symbolic Dream)
  • Damaged Bug – The Mirror (Cold Hot Plumbs)
  • Faith Healer – Infinite Return (Cosmic Troubles)
  • Jeremy Jay – Gallop (Slow Dance)
  • Ninja High School – NHS is Gonna Rock You (Blocks Sampler July 2004)
  • Hank – Getting Fucked Over By Your Friends (Ackrill/Venning 91)
  • The Barcelona Pavilion – Die Welt Ist Schlect (It’s the Barcelona Pavilion)
  • the diskettes – come on over (s/t)
  • Gigi – Strolling Past the Old Graveyard (Maintenant)

Podcast here! Back to regular programming on April 30th!

The March 26th episode: A chat with Jessica Jalbert of Faith Healer

March 31, 2015 by

Jessica Jalbert of Faith Healer called in to chat about her new album with Renny Wilson, “Cosmic Troubles,” out this week on Mint Records. And Ryan out high school intern served as guest co-host.

  • Jojo and the Fugitives – Chips-Chicken-Banana Split (Jamaica to Toronto)
  • Courtney Barnett – Pedestrian at Best (Sometimes I Sit and Think…)
  • Peach Kelli Pop – Panchito Blues (Bloodstains Across Ontario)
  • Viet Cong – Oxygen Feed (Cassette)
  • Freak Heat Waves – Nausea (s/t)
  • Faith Healer – Acid (Cosmic Troubles)
  • Tee Tahs – A Cups (Buzzkill)
  • Renny Wilson – Lady Pain [Jay Arner Remix] (Sugarglider)
  • The Zolas – You’re Too Cool (Tic Toc Tic)
  • Christian Michael Jackson – What Does It Mean (J’ai Jamais Voter Pour Ca)
  • Cyrillic Typewriter – Twisted Rope (Best Suit)
  • Colleen Green – Deeper Than Love (I Want to Grow Up)
  • Quarterbacks – Simple Songs (s/t)

Podcast here!


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