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May 22, 2018

This week: we revisit three interviews that have since been podcasted on the Halifax Is Burning: Interviews podcast. If you’re not yet a subscriber, you can change that HERE.

Tracklist

  • Hillsburn - Strange Clouds
  • Interview w. Hillburn's Paul Aarntzen (PODCASTED!)
  • Hillsburn - Cover It Up
  • Interview w. Marianne Collins (PODCASTED!)
  • Interview w. Wintersleep's Paul Murphy (PODCASTED!)
  • Wintersleep - Amerika
  • Postdata - Cling To Me
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May 15, 2018

This week: Kat Shubaly from OBEY Convention stops by to talk about the 11th edition of the festival which takes place in Halifax from May 24-27, plus brand new songs from Force Fields, Kilmore, POSTDATA, Outtacontroller, and more.

Tracklist

  • Outtacontroller - Glassy Eyes
  • Kilmore - Seven Seas
  • Postdata - Ithica
  • Dog Day - You Won't See Me On Sunday
  • Rabies - Forget It
  • Interview w. OBEY's Kat Shubaly (Part 1)
  • Yohvn Blvck - Wasted
  • Un Blonde - Brand New
  • Nídia - Underground
  • Interview w. OBEY's Kat Shubaly (Part 1)
  • Maximata - Loka
  • Sacred Wolf Singers - Traditional Pow Wow
  • New Hermitage - ii
  • Force Fields - Zero Zero Zero
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May 7, 2018

This week: an ECMA 2018 recap, new tracks from Beach Bait, Sorrey, and Postdata, Nap Eyes covers Lucinda Williams, and we spin some Haligonian New Jack Swing from 1989!

Tracklist

  • Sloan - Right To Roam
  • KINLEY - Microphone
  • Rose Cousins - Chains
  • MCJ & Cool G - Let's Go
  • MAJE - Hometown Hero
  • Nicole Ariana - Infatuation (Slowly)
  • Sorrey - Go Get Ahead
  • The Once - Before The Fall
  • Nik Field - Nursery Rhymes
  • Beach Bait - The Rink Song
  • Postdata - Gravity
  • Jeremy Dutcher - Ultestakon
  • Nap Eyes - 2 Cool 2 Be 4-Gotten (Lucinda Williams Cover)
  • Outtacontroller - Cheap Leather Jacket
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April 24, 2018

THIS WEEK: Tracks from Atlantic Canadian artists featured on the latest Pentagon Black compilation, I profess my undying love for the songwriting skill of Jennah Barry, we play songs by a couple Yarmouth ex-pats (Dusted & POSTDATA) and likely vent about the troubles … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • U.S. Girls - Rage Of Plastics
  • The Burning Hell - Grown-Ups
  • Julie & The Wrong Guys - Love And Leaving
  • Klarka Weinwurm - Ten Years
  • Outtacontroller - Too Much Tonight
  • Outtacontroller - Cheap Leather Jacket
  • Jennah Barry - The Sheriff
  • Sorrey - Go Get ahead
  • Postdata - Black Cloud
  • Dusted - Outline Of A Wolf
  • Smaller Hearts - Hibernation
  • A History Of - National Tectonic
  • Washing Machine - Game of Chance
  • Rich Aucoin - The Fear
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April 17, 2018

This week: Halifax JazzFest adds Alvvays to the War on Drugs show, we open the mailbag and play tracks by Wesley Smith and Nebullama, and we’ve got your 2018 summer anthem by Smaller Hearts on the docket.

Tracklist

  • Dog Day - Saturday Night
  • Smaller Hearts - Summertime III
  • Alvvays - Lollipop (Ode To Jim)
  • Rachel Beck - Reckless Heart
  • The Once - I Can't Live Without You
  • Sloan - Underwhelmed
  • Dennis Ellsworth - Caught In The Waves
  • Nebullama - Rainbow Road
  • Wesley Smith - Kejimkujik
  • Wet Box - Ditch
  • Worst Part - Sap
  • Botfly - Melancholy In Real Time
  • Kuato - Frances The Mutant
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April 10, 2018

This week: new tracks from Matt Steele & The Corvette Sunset, Dusted, The Olympic Symphonium, and Nap Eyes, choice covers by Ryan Cook and Jerry Granelli, plus we take a look ahead to the Halifax Jazz Festival and (finally) get to play some Land of Talk.

Tracklist

  • Sloan - Spin Our Wheels
  • Dusted - Outline Of A Wolf
  • Land Of Talk - This Time
  • Jerry Granelli - Ain't That A Shame (Fats Domino Cover feat. Robben Ford, Bill Frisell, and J. Anthony Granelli)
  • Ryan Cook - Everybody's Talkin' (Harry Nilsson Cover)
  • Matt Steele & The Corvette Sunset - Handshake Deal
  • Erin Costelo - Fighter
  • Johnny Coull - I'm Fine (Cause The Girl Is Mine)
  • Nap Eyes - I'm Bad
  • Olympic Symphonium - Lost In The Party
  • Jennah Barry - Dead Give Away
  • Rabies - Chance
  • Washing Machine - Michael Nightmare
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April 03, 2018

This week: a feature interview w. Noel Macdonald from Washing Machine, plus new tracks from Dusted, Wet Box, Worst Part, and more.

Tracklist

  • Dusted - Dead Eyes
  • Dog Day - You Won't See Me On Sunday
  • Wet Box - Prophet
  • Worst Part - Yeezus Lizard
  • Washing Machine - Saint Rita's Baby
  • Interview w. Washing Machine's Noel Macdonald
  • Washing Machine - Game Of Chance
  • Papal Visit - What Makes Him Win Like That?
  • Motherhood - Greed
  • FM Berlin - At Least You're Having Fun
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March 27, 2018

If you’re listening to this show, I know you believe that it’s important to have stations like CKDU 88.1FM and shows like Halifax Is Burning in your community, on your radio dial, and in your life. That’s why I need … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Nap Eyes - I'm Bad
  • Partner - Ambassador To Ecstasy
  • Jon McKiel - Jewel In The Sun
  • Postdata - Black Cloud
  • Dusted - All I Am
  • Interview with Marianne Collins
  • Do Make Say Think - War On Torpor
  • Washing Machine - Saint Rita's Baby
  • Natalie Lynn - Company
  • Aquakultre - Sore
  • Rich Aucoin - The Fear
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March 06, 2018

This week: lots of new music and we dig into the Halifax Is Burning mailbag.

Tracklist

  • Lead Mule – Witch Hunt
  • CHIPS – Modern Days
  • Cameron – Not For Me
  • Sloan – Spin Our Wheels
  • WROTE – Not Afraid
  • Sheik – Alone In The Dark
  • Melonvine – Flowers
  • Know Issue – Nice Things
  • Stabbing Joy – Shania
  • Teleri – After
  • Geil – Blossom
  • Moonwake – Participation
  • Gianna Lauren – Innkeeper
  • Hillsburn – Everything Is New
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February 27, 2018

This week: an interview with Hillsburn‘s Paul Aarntzen. Pick up their new album, The Wilder Beyond.

Tracklist

  • CHIPS – Modern Days
  • Calm Baretta – Slack Royalty
  • Moonwake – Participation
  • Nap Eyes – I’m Bad
  • Hillsburn – Young Desire
  • Interview w. Hillsburn's Paul Aarntzen (Part 1)
  • Hillsburn – Everywhere
  • Interview w. Hillsburn's Paul Aarntzen (Part 2)
  • Hillsburn – Cover It Up
  • Overnight – It Gets You Down
  • Plumtree – Scott Pilgrim
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