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January 20, 2017

On this week’s episode: some choice Hall & Oates covers, new songs by Husband & Knide, Mike À Vik, and The Reference Desk, and a Throwback Track from Plumtree. Listen up!

Tracklist

  • Homo Duplex - Out Of Touch (Hall & Oates Cover)
  • Gianna Lauren - Kiss On My List (Hall & Oates Cover)
  • Rain Over St. Ambrose - Mad World (Tears For Fears Cover)
  • The Reference Desk - Leo
  • Rabies - Chance
  • Husband & Knife - Appetite
  • Booji Boys - I Dream Of Booji
  • Tomcat Combat - Middle States & Mental Giants
  • Wintersleep - Amerika
  • Mike À Vik - Flying Cowboy
  • Strongboy - Steady
  • Plumtree - Regret
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June 6, 2017

On this week’s episode: new music from Alvvays, Valerie, and Mauno, we dedicate the Throwback Track to our friends in the Halifax Typographical Union, and talk strange happenings. Spooky!

Tracklist

  • Alvvays - In Undertow
  • Valerie - Quit
  • Mauno - Waste
  • Rabies - Fuzzies
  • Joseph Bridge - Goodbye
  • The Holy Shroud - Landmarks To Postmarks
  • VKNGS - NINETEEN
  • Not You - twofour
  • Husband & Knife - Hearts On Fire
  • Sloan - 500 Up
  • Dyscontrol - End Of Days
  • Bombnivores - Android Crush
  • Weird Lines - Twin Summers
  • Gianna Lauren - Tricks
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May 30, 2017

On this week’s episode: an OBEY Convention re-cap, we open the mailbag to get some new tunes to air, and we round out the show with some election themed songs. Check it out! Tell yo’ friends!

Tracklist

  • Rabies - Crucify
  • Rabies - Celtic Frost
  • Geil - A Pilgrim Speaks
  • Outtacontroller - Pizza Wolf
  • Not You - Mabel
  • Like A Motorcycle - High Hopes
  • Joel Plaskett Emergency - Down At The Khyber
  • Bloodsport - Swallowing Werewolves (I Heard Mary Timony Used To Live Here)
  • Gun Jr. - Wolf
  • Generation Idiot - Just Another Outcast
  • The Holy Shroud - Exit Poll
  • Dog Day - Judgement Day
  • Contrived - The War To Settle The Score
  • Cousins - Anxious
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May 23, 2017

On this week’s episode: a conversation with Kat Shubaly, Executive Director of OBEY Convention, which celebrates its 10th year in Halifax this coming weekend (May 25-28). Check it out!

Tracklist

  • Terra Lightfoot - See You In The Morning
  • The Dinner Belles - 'Till The Dawn
  • Be Bad - (I've Got No) Positive Vibrations
  • Interview w. Kat Shubaly of OBEY Convention (Part 1)
  • Aquakultre - 1 Spring Garden
  • Interview w. Kat Shubaly of OBEY Convention (Part 2)
  • Moor Mother - Ior Art
  • Rabies - Pointless
  • Fet.Nat et Les Coconuts - VEGAS PARIS
  • Mastadon Ridge - The Fall
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May 16, 2017

On this week’s episode: big news from the Halifax Jazz Festival, lots of new music, and a couple choice covers. And hey, don’t forget to check out the latest episode of the Halifax Is Burning: Interviews podcast featuring a chat … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Anderson .Paak - Am I Wrong? (feat. Schoolboy Q)
  • Andy Shauf - The Magician
  • Ria Mae - Ooo Love (Neon Dreams Remix)
  • Jenn Grant - Galaxies
  • Brookside Mall - Eternal Summer
  • Not You - LL
  • Kestrels - Octavio
  • Doug Mason - Red (Treble Charger Cover)
  • The Reference Desk - Tired Of Right
  • The Super Friendz - Karate Man
  • Paper Beat Scissors - What Am I Going To Do With Everything I Know (Weather Station Cover)
  • Gianna Lauren - Twilight
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May 9, 2017

On this week’s episode: part of my interview with Jenn Grant, an exclusive announcement from Noyes Records, a double shot from Not You, we open up the mail bag, and more! Check it out.

Tracklist

  • The Holy Shroud - Calling In Confederate Debts
  • The Reference Desk - Leo
  • Pretty Normal - Couch
  • The Barrowdowns - Mockingbird
  • Interview with Jenn Grant
  • Jenn Grant - Hero
  • Doug Mason - In View (Tragically Hip Cover)
  • Rosewood Annie - Vices
  • Not You - Mabel
  • Not You - LL
  • Walrus - Glam
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May 2, 2017

Holy smokes! Halifax Is Burning won the 2017 East Coast Music Award for Media Outlet of the Year! Thanks!

Tracklist

  • Wintersleep - Drunk On Aluminum
  • Not You - Mabel
  • Papal Visit - Lucky Numbers
  • Sorrey - Slow Chunk
  • Carmel Mikol - Hold
  • Lisa LeBlanc - I Love You, I Don't Love You, I Don't Know
  • Lionsault - In The Wild
  • Some Dads - For The Record
  • Motherhood - Greed
  • Be Bad - Vision Correction
  • Gilbert Switzer - Freudian Slap
  • The Friendly Dimension - Just Your Game
  • Kuato - Red Sand
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April 25, 2017

On this week’s episode: a killer new tune from Sorrey, some fun trivia, and a preview of ECMA 2017 and Quality Block Party – both taking place in Saint John, NB. Check it out!

Tracklist

  • Sorrey - Slow Chunk
  • Cameron - Not For Me
  • Partner - Comfort Zone
  • Jon McKiel - High Five (Living A Lie)
  • Stewart Legere - Moving In Blue
  • Little You Little Me - Caught Between Us
  • Gianna Lauren - Innkeeper
  • Beard Springsteen - Bored At The ECMAs
  • Ashley MacIsaac - Sleepy Maggie
  • Les Hôtesses d'Hilaire - Fait Faillite
  • Ria Mae - Ooh Love (Neon Dreams Remix)
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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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