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January 31, 2017

It’s been a weird week. A tough week. It feels like a strange time. If you’re in the same boat, this week’s episode is a curated a playlist that aims to give you some respite. Hang in there.

Tracklist

  • Cousins - Anxious
  • Alvvays - Party Police
  • Gabrielle Papillon - Kentucky In The Dark
  • The Olympic Symphonium - Seize The Day
  • Alana Yorke - Time Revisited
  • Fake Buildings - Dark Water Underneath All Of The Bridges
  • Dog Day - Before Us
  • Julie Doiron & The Wooden Stars - The Last Time
  • (The Remains Of) Brian Borcherdt - Goodbye Vibrations
  • Share - Continents
  • Norma MacDonald - You Can't Carry It Around
  • Amelia Curran - I Am The Night
  • Jennah Barry - 4x4
  • Les Hay Babies - N'importe Quel Gars
  • Nap Eyes - No Fear Of Hellfire
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January 24, 2017

This week: a new segment called “You’ve Got Mail” and a whack load of new singles!

Tracklist

  • Jon McKiel - Conduit
  • Cryptorips - Surya
  • The Drug Rugs - Cut You Out
  • Port Cities - Back To The Bottom
  • Hillsburn - Low Light
  • Dazor - Back To The Lounge
  • Hemineglect - Alfred
  • District Avenue - Revival
  • Like A Motorcycle - Dead Finger
  • Tongan Death Grip - Out Of Control
  • The Heelwalkers - US Marine
  • Plumtree - Scott Pilgrim
  • VKNGS - Sixteen
  • Rain Over St. Ambrose - Un Orage
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January 17, 2017

It’s a busy week in the Maritimes! There are three excellent winter festivals on the go: In The Dead of Winter in Halifax, NS, Shivering Songs in Fredericton, NB, and Stereophonic in Sackville, NB. Grab some tickets, take some friends, … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Cryptorips - Surya
  • Wintersleep - Freak Out
  • Interview w. Paul Murphy of Wintersleep
  • Wintersleep - Santa Fe
  • Jim Bryson - The Depression Dance
  • Loveland - Won't You Come Back Babe
  • L CON - How Much Shall We Bet?
  • The Wooden Sky - Swimming In Strange Waters
  • Kurt - August
  • Rose Cousins - Chosen
  • Laurenn Marchand - Nighttime Mistakes
  • Dan Misha Goldman - Sleepwalker
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January 10, 2017

This week: a few ‘Best of 2016′ tracks we didn’t get to air yet, lots of new stuff, and an IDOW preview. Check it out! Also, if you’re into the song by THREES that is featured on the program, consider … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • Weird Lines - Twin Summers
  • Walrus - Fur Skin Coat
  • Heaven For Real - Known Steps In Directions Unknown
  • Nap Eyes - Don't Be Right
  • Fake Buildings - All Around Us Plants Were Having Sex
  • Braden Nelson feat. Scott Nicks & Shileen Gillis - Shook
  • Fat Stupids - Reaction
  • Nor - Not Like Me
  • Century Egg - Teleportation (Capsule Cover)
  • THREES - Dufferin Street Blues
  • Horses - Lay Down
  • Dyscontrol - Where You Live
  • Not You - haha
  • Wintersleep - Freak Out
  • Julie Doiron & The Wooden Stars - Dance Music
  • Jennifer Castle - Working For The Man
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JANUARY 03, 2017 :: BEST OF 2016 – PART 2

We take a look back at some more of the best local tracks from 2016. Get caught up on Part 1 HERE.

Tracklist

  • Outtacontroller - Prime Time
  • Crossed Wires - New Year
  • Designosaur - Alone Together
  • Jessie Brown - DEBT (We Ain't Got No Money)
  • Beard Springsteen - Bored At The ECMAs
  • Cryptorips - Hau Kea
  • Fake Buildings - Dark Water Underneath All Of The Bridges
  • Loveland - Dance Party
  • Vogue Dots - If You Stay
  • Villages - Hymn After Hymn
  • Corey Isenor - Losing My Mind
  • Kestrels - Are You Alone?
  • Weekend Dads - Podium
  • Like A Motorcycle - High Hopes
  • Dyscontrol - Somnambulist
  • Owen Meany's Batting Stance - Winter Wednesdays
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December 27, 2016 :: Best of 2016 – Part 1

We take a look back at some of the best local tracks from 2016. Part 2 airs next Tuesday. Same bat time, same bat channel (6:30pmAST on CKDU 88.1FM).

Tracklist

  • TUNS - Mixed Messages
  • Beauts - Waves/Wash
  • Not You - haha
  • Motherhood - Greed
  • Wintersleep - More Than
  • The Everywheres - I Still (Love You)
  • Derm Kean And An Incredible Woman - Harebrained Girl
  • Century Egg - Since I Caught You
  • Laurenn Marchand - Nighttime Mistakes
  • Golden Cinema - Talia
  • Hello Delaware - We Were The Ocean
  • Cassie Josephine & Gabriel Minnikin - Forever
  • Dark For Dark - Blue Morning
  • Nap Eyes - Lion In Chains
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December 20, 2016 – Christmas Special!

Get into the spirit of the season with the Halifax Is Burning 2016 Christmas Special! The episode featuring a full hour of local holiday tunes, perfect for your drive home to see your folks, your plane ride out of town, … Continue reading

Tracklist

  • BurgerFriesPop - Xmastyme
  • Billie Dre & The Poor Boys - Run Run Rudolph
  • Sloan - Kids Come Back Again At Christmas
  • Rain Over St. Ambrose - Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
  • Fortunate Ones - Christmas Without You
  • Villages - Writing A Letter (This Christmas)
  • Dark For Dark - Unseasonal
  • Mike O'Neill - Frosty The Goldrush
  • Wintersleep - We Three Kings
  • Doug Mason - Christmas Time (You Spend It With People You Don't Really Know)
  • The Superfantastics - Star of Christmas
  • Sportsfan - It's Not Cool To Not Like Christmas
  • Jenn Grant - Carol Of The Bells
  • Lead Mule - Little Drummer Boy
  • Quiet Parade (feat. Dance Movie) - The Christmas Song
  • Owen Meany's Batting Stance - What Was Unwrapped On Boxing Day
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December 13, 2016

A little local fuel for your fire on this cold wintery week. Listen up!

Tracklist

  • Outtacontroller - Primetime
  • Beauts - Artisans
  • Cedric Noel - Spun And Still Beholden
  • Ritual Frames - Ourh
  • Mimi Stockland - Enjoy Tonight
  • XBF - Brunch Phobia
  • Derm Kean and An Incredible Woman - Harebrained Girl
  • Crossed Wires - You're Standing On My Neck (Splendora Cover)
  • Nap Eyes - Mixer
  • April Wine - Tonight Is A Wonderful Time (Jaguar Knight Edit)
  • Not You - Haha
  • The Everywheres - South Of Quinpool Road
  • Contrived - Expletive Deleted
  • The Poolhall Riots - Put Your Head On My Shoulder (Paul Anka Cover)
  • Gabrielle Papillon - With Our Trouble
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December 06, 2016

So much brand new stuff on the show this week, including a Christmas song from Villages. All sales of the single go to Feed Nova Scotia, so you should definitely go BUY IT.

Tracklist

  • Outtacontroller - Prime Time
  • Beauts - Always Entertaining
  • Jenn Grant - Galaxies
  • Century Egg - Teleportation (Capsule Cover)
  • Joel Plaskett - Truth Be Told
  • Villages - Writing A Letter (This Christmas)
  • Sportsfan - It's Not Cool To Not Like Christmas
  • Aphazia - Five Years
  • Plumtree - Regret
  • Kilmore - Rising Sun
  • Dog Day - Judgement Day
  • Nap Eyes - Mixer
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November 29, 2016

Lots of new stuff, an interview with Like A Motorcycle c/o our friends at The Commute, and a classic Christmas Throwback Track. Check it out!

Tracklist

  • Century Egg - Teleportation (Capsule Cover)
  • Heaven For Real - Beyond The Lanes
  • Dyscontrol - Time Scattered
  • Deep Fryer - Freddy Beach Bum
  • Saint-Jack - Je Te Détese, Fredericton
  • Golden Cinema - Talia
  • Like A Motorcycle - Punk One
  • Interview w. Like A Motorcycle (c/o The Commute)
  • Like A Motorcycle - High Hopes
  • James Bradley Band - We're All Broke
  • Vince Guaraldi Trio - Linus & Lucy
  • Cassie Josephine & Gabriel Minnikin - Red Dirt Morning
  • Wintersleep - Snowstorm
  • Corey Isenor - Forces Of Our Nature
  • Dark For Dark - The Roof
  • The Green Reflectors - Magnum Swagger
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