Podcast #391

January 10, 2020

Featuring Weaves, Louise Burns, Cayley Thomas and more

Magic Dirt – ‘Eat Your Blood’ [AU]
Magic Dirt – ‘Body Snatcher’ [AU]
Magic Dirt – ‘Plastic Loveless Letter’ [AU]
Mick Medew & The Mesmerisers – ‘Imaginary Friend’ [AU]
Dip Road Dogs – ‘Labour Day’ [AU]
Green Buzzard – ‘Country Life’ [AU]
Destroyer – ‘It Doesn’t Just Happen’ [CA]
Weaves – ‘Internet Tears’ [CA]
Louise Burns – ‘Everything You Got’ [CA]
Evan J Cartwright – ‘Should I?’ [CA]
Cayley Thomas – ‘Midnight Hours’ [CA]

Mick Medew, formerly of the most excellent Screaming Tribesmen, is still active and this week we air a track from his new record with his band The Mezmerisers. We introduce Green Buzzard with a track from his debut LP ‘Amidst The Clutter & Mess’ which is inspired by the sounds of Brit Pop and Guided By Voices, before our mix of new Canadian tunes.


Podcast #390

January 3, 2020

Featuring Preoccupations, China Syndrome, LA Foster and more

Mac Demarco – ‘Ode To Viceroy’ [CA]
Preoccupations – ‘Death’ [CA]
The Tragically Hip – ‘In a World Possessed By the Human Mind’ [CA]
Haley Mary – ‘The Piss, The Perfume’ [AU]
Jack River – ‘Later Flight’ [AU]
The Meanies – ‘Keep The Balance (live)’ [AU]
Peter Foldy – ‘Toxic World’ [CA/US]
Adrian Sutherland – ‘Politician Man’ [CA]
LA Foster – ‘Cruel Love’ [CA]
The Magician & The Gates Of Love – ‘Central Pacific’ [CA]
China Syndrome – ‘Curated’ [CA]

Multi-talented friend of the show, Peter Foldy, now based in LA, has a new social commentary single ‘Toxic World’ which we air this week (check out our fascinating interview with Peter in our archives). And sticking with the political theme, we also play the protest song ‘Politician Man’ from Attawapiskat singer Adrian Sutherland, which was released just in time for Canada’s recent federal election.


Podcast #389

January 3, 2020

Featuring Civic, Spacey Jane, Future Star and more

 

The Meanies – ‘Monopoly Money’ [AU]
The Meanies – ‘Emulator’ [AU]
The Meanies – ‘Conan’ [AU]
Civic – ‘Merch Selling, Sucking, Blackmail, Bribes’ [AU]
Spacey Jane – ‘Cold Feet’ [AU]
Bad//Dreems – ‘Morning Rain’ [AU]
Neil Young & Crazy Horse – ‘Help Me Lose My Mind’ [CA]
Alexandria Maillot – ‘The Judge’ [CA]
nehiyawak – ‘Tommaso’ [CA]
Future Star – ‘Heart Beat’ [CA]
Kylie V – ‘Moral Compass’ [CA]
Davina – ‘It’s Ok, It’s Ok, I’m Here’ [CA]
Pretty Eyes For Captain America – ‘Quadrilles’ [CA]
Willoux – ‘The Gift’ [CA]
Wide Mouth Mason – ‘Erase Any Trace’ [CA]
The Orange Kyte – ‘Infinity Rope’ [CA]
Pointed Sticks – ‘Marching Song’ [CA]

We introduce Aussie post-punk band Civic this week, as well as Fremantle-based garage-pop outfit Spacey Jane and Bad//Dreems from Adelhttps://kingfisherbluez.com/aide, who have been active since 2012. And we have our weekly mix of new Canadian tracks including 4 songs from the cool Short Songs compilation of Vancouver bands, out now on the Kingfisher Bluez record label.


Podcast #388

January 3, 2020

Featuring Claudia Jardine,┬áJesse LeBourdais, Olivia’s World and more

The Meanies – ‘Paranoid’ [AU]
The Meanies – ‘Tonne Of Bricks’ [AU]
The Meanies – ‘Punchin’ Air’ [AU]
Good Boy – ‘Ethereal Whooshing’ [AU]
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds – ‘Spinning Song’ [AU]
Claudia Jardine – ‘North’ [NZ]
Destroyer – ‘Crimson Tide’ [CA]
Geoff Berner – ‘Not the Jew I Had In Mind (With Permission from Thomas King)’ [CA]
Neil Young & Crazy Horse – ‘Think Of Me’ [CA]
Olivia’s World – ‘Supervalu’ [CA]
Chris-A-Riffic – ‘I Found My New Name’ [CA]
Sunday Morning – ‘Breathe’ [CA]
Jesse LeBourdais – ‘Friends With Choruses’ [CA]

Punk legends The Meanies have recently toured to celebrate their 30th Anniversary so we air three of their tracks at the top of the show (so hard to pick just a few from their epic catalogue of catchy singles). Keep listening for new tracks from established artists Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds, Destroyer, Neil Young & Crazy Horse and Geoff Berner, and we introduce Claudia Jardine from Wellington, New Zealand.


Podcast #387

November 29, 2019

Featuring Kiwi Jr, Lemih Thompson, Archie Roach and more

Briggs – ‘Bad Apples’ [AU]
Briggs – ‘The Children Came Back’ [AU]
Briggs – ‘Life Is Incredible’ [AU]
Archie Roach – ‘Open Your Eyes’ [AU]
Lemih Thompson – ‘Kapi Tina (Big Rain)’ [CA]
Jonathan Doolan and the Areyonga Band – ‘Kapi (Water)’ [CA]
A Tribe Called Red & Keith Secola – ‘NDN Kars’ [CA]
Nehiyawak – ‘Disappear’ [CA]
Robbie Robertson – ‘Once Were Brothers’ [CA]
Kiwi Jr – ‘Salary Man’ [CA]
Alaskan Tapes – ‘The Times Are Tired’ [CA]
Gabrielle Papillon – ‘Shout It Out’ [CA]
Amy Blanding – ‘Down The Line’ [CA]

This week we feature wonderful tracks from Australian Aboriginal and Canadian First Nations artists. From Australia, we introduce hip hop legend Briggs as well as Pintupi-Luritja man Lemih Thompson and Jonathan Doolan and the Areyonga Band who both hail from Central Australia. And from Canada we hear a new track from the legendary Robbie Robertson and the latest re-mix single from A Tribe Called Red.