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April 18, 2017

On this week’s episode: a brand new song from Not You that premiered via Secret East, we look West to Toronto and tell you about some Atlantic Canadian bands performing at Canadian Music Week, and more. Yeeeeeup!

Tracklist

  • The Holy Snappers - Lil Bald Jesus
  • The Hemingways - Just Because It Sucks, Doesn't Mean It's Art
  • Not You - Soup
  • Husband & Knife - Hearts On Fire
  • Dog Day - You Won't See Me On Sunday
  • Stewart Legere - Wishes In Wells
  • Jeff Gay - Bridges
  • Erin Costelo - Fighter
  • Walrus - In Timely Fashion
  • An Incredible Woman - Harebrained Girl
  • Devarrow - Strangers
  • Hello Delaware - Black Cherries
  • Owen Meany's Batting Stance - Dissonance
  • Tomcat Combat - Action Doer
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April 11, 2017

Special thanks to Vish Khanna and Kreative Kontrol for the Century Egg interview clip we aired on this week’s episode! Listen to the whole interview HERE. Some other links from this week: – We read an excerpt from Nowhere with … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Outtacontroller - Long Lake
  • Crossed Wires - Jinx
  • Jon McKiel - Jewel In The Sun
  • Botfly - Homesick
  • North of America - And They All Thought Canada
  • Fake Buildings - Some Days I'm Full Of Smoke
  • Jeff Gay - Mirror Diamond
  • Interview w. Century Egg (via Kreative Kontrol)
  • Century Egg - River God
  • Thrush Hermit - North Dakota
  • Corey Isenor - Losing My Mind
  • Jessie Brown - Someone Else
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April 4, 2017

On this week’s episode: tracks from two new excellent compilations, tunes from touring bands, a bunch of covers, and more! Check it out.

Tracklist

  • Not You - Twofour
  • Cold Warps - Sleepist
  • Young Satan In Love - Bedhead (Shotgun Jimmie Cover)
  • Old Man Luedecke - Cut Me Off (Shotgun Jimmie Cover)
  • Steve Haley - King Of Kreuzburg (Shotgun Jimmie Cover)
  • Mykaylaa - Right Move
  • Vogue Dots - Thunder (Cousins Cover)
  • Century Egg - Sunshine Realize
  • Crossed Wires - You're Standing On My Neck (Splendora Cover)
  • Ermine - Glacier
  • Contrived - At This Speed
  • Common Water - Slow Air
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March 28, 2017

So many brand new tracks on this week’s episode. Dive in!

Tracklist

  • Century Egg - Lost Angel
  • Rabies - Pointless
  • Teleri - New Moon
  • Walrus - Regular Face
  • The Hemingways - I Live My Life With Enormous Potential
  • Jon Epworth & The Improvements - Extra Fries
  • The Dean Malenkos - Corpses 2
  • Melonvine - Break The Cycle
  • Stabbing Joy - Wicked Me
  • Stewart Legere - Sabotage
  • Jenn Grant - Galaxies
  • Like A Motorcycle - High Hopes
  • The Super Friendz - Karate Man
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March 21, 2017

Birthday party! This week’s episode features some of my all time favourite local tracks.

Tracklist

  • VKNGS - Eleven
  • Contrived - I Don't Ever Wanna Get Married
  • Radarfame - We Have Sweaters For When The Sun Stops
  • The Mouthbreathers - Birthdays
  • Teleri - Circuits
  • Crossed Wires - New Year
  • Outtacontroller - Downtown
  • Thrush Hermit - Pink Is The Colour
  • Myles Deck & The Fuzz - Police Cops
  • Myles Deck & The Fuzz - Halifax Is Burning
  • Kary - Rainbow
  • Wintersleep - Assembly Lines
  • Vulva Culture - Energy Bones
  • Mardeen - Kids
  • Norma MacDonald - You Can't Carry It Around
  • Jennah Barry - 4x4
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March 14, 2017

On this week’s episode: a premiere from BurgerFriesPop, new songs from Walrus and Partner, and we take a deep dive into a proverb fit for a Maritime spring – “In like a lamb, out like a lion. “

Tracklist

  • BurgerFriesPop - Zoomaniax
  • Walrus - Regular Face
  • Partner - Comfort Zone
  • Stabbing Joy - Wicked Me
  • Crossed Wires - Jinx
  • The Just Barelys - Lions
  • Slight Return - A Provincial Lion
  • Nap Eyes - Lion In Chains
  • The Tom Fun Orchestra - Winter Spring
  • Sea Glasses - Spring Drive
  • Beard Springsteen - Slippery Sidewalks
  • Matthew Good - Army Of Lions
  • Jon McKiel - Brothers
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March 07, 2017

This week: a feature interview with Bill & Joel Plaskett about their new collaborative album, Solidarity. Plus, at CKDU we’re holding our first ever Sustainer Drive. Sign up today!

Tracklist

  • Walrus - Regular Face
  • Vanishing Hand - Afterimage
  • Contrived - Get To Your Stations
  • Bill & Joel Plaskett - The Next Blue Sky
  • Interview w. Bill & Joel Plaskett (Part 1)
  • Bill & Joel Plaskett - Blank Cheque
  • Interview w. Bill & Joel Plaskett (Part 1)
  • Bill & Joel Plaskett - We Have Fed You All For 1000 Years
  • Jenn Grant - Paradise
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February 27, 2017

Hey you! Yes you! CKDU’s Sustainer Drive is coming up. For as little as $3/month you can help keep community radio awesome in Halifax. Learn more here. Mention that you’re a fan of Halifax Is Burning and I’ll hook you up … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Brookside Mall - Preservations
  • Heat Vision - See Through You
  • Jon McKiel - Conduit
  • Escape Tapes - Mind Control
  • B.A. Johnston - No Pancakes in Heaven
  • B.A. Johnston - I'm Stayin' In
  • Hillsburn - Low Light
  • Loveland - Lonely Life
  • TUNS - Lonely Life
  • Gabrielle Papillon - Come And Gone
  • Bombnivores - Cycle Through
  • Andrew Sisk - Bad Landlord
  • Share - Foreign Church
  • The Olympic Symphonium - Picture That
  • Mary Beth Carty - Félix
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February 21, 2017

Super psyched about the new episode of the Halifax Is Burning: Interviews podcast, which features a conversation with Ed Gerrard, the music supervisor for my all time favourite movie: Scream. Check it out on iTunes, Soundcloud, or download it HERE. … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Sloan - Snowsuit Sound
  • Long Weekends - Don't Reach Out
  • Interview [Clip] - Ed Gerrard (Scream Music Supervisor)
  • Nick Cave - Red Right Hand
  • Teleri - Circuits
  • The Drug Rugs - Sandbar
  • Jon McKiel - Brothers
  • Andrew Sisk - Bad News
  • BurgerFriesPop - Count Me Out
  • Dyscontrol - Crisis Control
  • INSTRUMENTS - Black Cloud
  • Fear Of Lipstick - Such A Shame
  • The Olympic Symphonium - A Lot To Learn
  • The Stance - School Pride
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February 07, 2017

Chris Murdoch (Outtacontroller / Word on the Street / Envision) stops by the show to talk about his Black Punks Instagram series, and – in celebration of African Heritage Month – we talk about some local bands featuring African Nova … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Wintersleep - Spirit
  • Les Hôtesses d'Hilaire - Fait Faillite
  • Teleri - Antipathies
  • Outtacontroller - Partner In Crime
  • Interview w. Chris Murdoch - Part 1
  • Slight Return - A Provincial Lion
  • Interview w. Chris Murdoch - Part 2
  • Make No Gains - Cause And Defect
  • Interview w. Chris Murdoch - Part 3
  • Of Vice And Virtue - Expire
  • Designosaur - Alone Together
  • BurgerFriesPop - Count Me Out
  • Plumtree - I Love You When You're Walkin' Away
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