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December 12, 2017

THIS WEEK: We get into the Christmas spirit with a song about Home Alone, hear tracks from Halifax artists living in Montreal, and we dig into some other outlets’ Best of 2017 lists to see which Atlantic Canadian acts & … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • BurgerFriesPop – Angels With Filthy Souls (Christmas Emergency)
  • Papal Visit – We Can Work It Off
  • Hatchet Lake – Space Police
  • Paper Beat Scissors – Onwards (Live At La Sala Rosa)
  • Long Long Long – Judy Chicago
  • Wintersleep – Metropolis
  • Gabrielle Papillon – When The Heart Attacks
  • Alvvays - Saved By A Waif
  • Mauno – Com
  • Jon McKiel – Jewel In The Sun
  • Partner – Everybody Knows
  • Botfly – Code Name
  • The Town Heroes – Silent Night
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December 5, 2017

THIS WEEK: Part of an interview I taped with jazz legend Jerry Granelli (who you may know as the drummer on the soundtrack for A Charlie Brown Christmas), we’ll look ahead to both the Shivering Songs and In the Dead of Winter Music Festivals, plus … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Papal Visit – What Makes Him Win Like That?
  • Designosaur – Don’t Lead Me To It
  • North of America – Time Changes Technique
  • Jon McKiel – Conduit
  • Vince Guaraldi Trio – Skating
  • Interview w. Jerry Granelli
  • Vince Guaraldi Trio – Lucy & Linus
  • David Myles – Everybody Knows
  • Hillsburn – Bad Behaviours
  • Motherhood – Twosies
  • Reeny Smith – Survive
  • Fiver – Carry On Warm
  • Nick Ferrio – Quit Acting
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November 28, 2017

This week: an interview with David Myles, plus new tracks from The Olympic Symphonium, Deep Fryer, and Braden Lam.

Tracklist

  • Not You - Soup
  • Braden Lam - Into The Light
  • Deep Fryer - Jeremy
  • The Olympic Symphonium - Glory of Love
  • David Myles - Real Love
  • Interview w. David Myles (Part 1)
  • David Myles - Night And Day
  • Interview w. David Myles (Part 2)
  • David Myles - Night After Night
  • The Burning Hell - Grown-Ups
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November 21, 2017

THIS WEEK: tracks from The Hemingways, JOYFULTALK, Gabrielle Papillon, Erin Costelo, and more, plus an in-studio interview with members of Walrus.

Tracklist

  • The Hemingways - I Live My Life With Enormous Potential
  • Weekend Dads - Michigan and Trumbull
  • JOYFULTALK - Butterfly 12 Komokyo
  • Gabrielle Papillon - When The Heart Attacks
  • Walrus - In Timely Fashion
  • Interview w. Walrus (Part 1)
  • Walrus - Regular Face
  • Interview w. Walrus (Part 2)
  • Walrus - Glam
  • Erin Costelo - Low
  • Cam Nickerson - Jeremiah
  • David Myles - Cry Cry Cry
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November 14, 2017

This week: we welcome the change of seasons and lean hard into some old favourites and new discoveries.

Tracklist

  • Botfly - Back Tracked
  • Cryptorips - Hau Kea
  • Little You Little Me - Wasted On Myself
  • Teleri - Circuits
  • Contrived - Concentric
  • Burdocks - Save The World
  • Jale - Ali
  • Jennah Barry - The Coast
  • Doug Mason - Sparks Fly (Taylor Swift Cover)
  • Les Hay Babies - N'importe Quel Gars
  • The Olympic Symphonium - Coat Of Arms
  • Outtacontroller - Put It On High
  • Kuato - The Great Upheaval
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November 07, 2017

This week: an interview with Keegan Goodspeed of Botfly, who have released one of the best albums of 2017, new music from Wesley Smith and Working Titles, plus we’ll hear from some of this year’s Music Nova Scotia Award winners.

Tracklist

  • Myles Deck & The Fuzz - Halifax Is Burning
  • Like A Motorcycle - Southern States
  • Jessie Brown - DEBT (We Ain't Got No Money)
  • Botfly - Disjointed
  • Interview w. Botfly's Keegan Goodspeed (Pt. 1)
  • Botfly - Yellow Bike Road
  • Interview w. Botfly's Keegan Goodspeed (Pt. 2)
  • Botfly - Gutless
  • Wesley Smith - Driving To Florida
  • Working Titles - Heat
  • Quake Matthews - Confessions (feat. Neon Dreams)
  • Walrus - Regular Face
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October 31, 2017 :: Halloween Special

Our annual Halloween special! A curated one-hour playlist for all you ghouls and ghosts looking to inject some Atlantic Canadian music into your eerie evening’s soundtrack. Get spooky!

Tracklist

  • Wintersleep - Danse Macabre
  • Outtacontroller - Television Zombie
  • Take Part - Happy It's Halloween
  • Jessie Brown - Ghost
  • Teleri - Bad Wolf
  • Dog Day - Lurking Fear
  • Klarka Weinwurm - Deathrow Tull
  • Like A Motorcycle - Dead Finger
  • Gun Jr - Wolf
  • Lead Mule - Witch Hunt
  • Sloan - Witch's Wand
  • Shevil - The Bit (Melvins Cover)
  • Jon McKiel - Walking With The Dead
  • The Graboids - Zombies Don't Have Girlfriends
  • Reversing Falls - Curse This Place
  • Mardeen - Silver Fang
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October 24, 2017

This week: a quick recap of the Halifax Pop Explosion, the debut of a new single from Ryan Cook, tracks from Iskwé, Gabrielle Papillon, Jessie Brown, GUN JR, Julie Aubé, and more!

Tracklist

  • Designosaur - This Feeling
  • Crossed Wires - Can't Say No
  • Valerie - Quit
  • The Courtneys - Silver Velvet
  • Working Titles - Heat
  • Mo Kenney - On The Roof
  • Julie Aubé - La Voix De Ma Mère
  • Ryan Cook - Punta Gorda
  • Eric's Trip - Behind The Garage
  • Iskwé - Healers
  • Jessie Brown - Keeping Appearances
  • Gun Jr. - Because You Know
  • Gabrielle Papillon - When The Heart Attacks
  • Gord Downie - Trick Rider
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October 17, 2017

The Halifax Pop Explosion is here! This week we feature a slew of bands playing here in Halifax to celebrate the festival’s 25th anniversary. Want to get caught up on some of the Atlantic Canadian acts playing HPX 2017? Check out the … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Little You Little Me - Mountain
  • Partner - Ambassador To Ecstasy
  • Fake Palms - I'm Not There
  • WHOOP-Szo - Citizen's Ban(Ne)d Radio
  • Pony Girl - Little Life
  • Charlotte Day Wilson - Work
  • Lido Pimienta - Agua
  • Malcolm London - Opia (feat. Jamila Woods)
  • Clairmont The Second - Gheeze
  • Ms Banks - OMG
  • Ralph - Cold To The Touch
  • The Rural Alberta Advantage - Beacon Hill
  • Lee Fields & The Expressions - Faithful Man
  • Bat Sabbath - N.I.B.
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October 10, 2017

This week we spent the whole hour playing songs by a bunch of Atlantic Canadian bands performing at this year’s Halifax Pop Explosion! Don’t miss the festival, taking place in Halifax, NS between October 18 and 21.

Tracklist

  • Strongboy - Then Again
  • Gianna Lauren - Innkeeper
  • Designosaur - Miss My Love
  • Sorrey - Thick As Thieves
  • MAJE - Hometown Hero (feat. Arenye)
  • Quake Matthews - Celebrate The Stuggle (feat. Neon Dreams)
  • Loveland - Night Pop Magic
  • Geil - Blossom
  • Motherhood - Greed
  • Not You - haha
  • Beauts - Ether
  • Jon McKiel - Unknown Source
  • Devarrow - Little Road
  • Owen Meany's Batting Stance - The Goose, But More The Gaggle
  • Valerie - Quit
  • Husband & Knife - Hearts On Fire
  • Vogue Dots - Skinny Thing
  • Crossed Wires - Cornered
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