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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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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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