Podcast #422

October 19, 2020

Featuring Marin Patenaude, Kicksie, Chain Whip and more

Regurgitator – ‘Miffy’s Simplicity’ [AU]
Regurgitator – ‘FSO’ [AU]
Regurgitator – ‘Blubber Boy’ [AU]
Scalper – ‘Dust’ [NZ]
Steve Kilbey -‘ Josephine’ [AU]
Moaning Lisa – ‘Take You Out’ [CA]
Marin Patenaude – ‘The Build’ [CA]
Keegan Larose – ‘Stick It Out For Awhile’ [CA]
Danny Echo – ‘Atmosfear (remix)’ [CA]
Mike Richter – ‘All the Best’ [CA]
Cryonic Regeneration – ‘Oh You Know’ [CA]
Chain Whip – ‘Up In Smoke’. [CA]
Kicksie – ‘BANADA POP!’ [CA]
Like a Motorcycle – ‘Wide Awake’ [CA]
The North Sound – ‘Heavy Heart’ [CA]

This week we air the latest single from Scalper (NZ) and a track from the ever-prolific Steve Kilbey‘s album Eleven Women. We also air teaser from the 100 Block Rock compilation of artists who are working, living and creating in the Downtown Eastside (DTES) of Vancouver. This excellent voice for a resilient community under strain is available for pre-order now.


Podcast #421

October 14, 2020

Featuring Greta Stanley, Namoo Nara, SBDC and more

D.D Dumbo – ‘Walrus’ [AU]
D.D Dumbo – ‘Cortisol’ [AU]
D.D Dumbo – ‘The day I first found god’ [AU]
Greta Stanley – New Feeling’ [AU]
A Swayze & The Ghosts – ‘Nothing Left To Do’ [AU]
Beddy Rays – ‘Better Weather’ [AU]
Zach and Jim – ‘Rivers and Trains’ [CA]
Whisky Jennings Bryan – ‘All We Need’ [CA]
Hannah Georges – ‘Pray It Away’ [CA]
PUP – ‘Rot’ [CA]
Tough Age – ‘Consequences’ [CA]
The Darcys – ‘Off The Deep’ [CA]
Namoo Nara – ‘Twosome’ [CA]
SBDC – ‘The Feeling Of Winning’ [CA]
The Rebel Spell – ‘All We Want’ [CA]

We air three tracks from Castlemaine-based musician D.D Dumbo‘s much lauded debut album Utopia Defeated (2016) before our weekly mix of new Australian tunes including a track from Tasmanian punks A Swayze & The Ghosts. In the Canadian half of the show we share tracks from The Darcys (Toronto), Namoo Nara (Saskatoon), and SBDC (Vancouver).


Podcast #420

September 20, 2020

Featuring Ponteix, Spiritbox, Tom Morgan and more

Rough Trade – ‘High School Confidential’ [CA]
Rough Trade – ‘All Touch’ [CA]
Rough Trade – ‘Crimes of Passion’ [CA]
Moler – ‘Bliss’ [AU]
Tom Morgan -‘ We’ve Got A Plague To Catch’ [AU]
The Bonnie Doons – ‘Fred’ [AU]
Ponteix – ‘Bastion’ [CA]
Decoration Day – ‘Lanark County’ [CA]
Spiritbox – ‘Holy Roller’ [CA]
Scott Hardware, Deidre Nox – ‘Millionaire’ [CA]
Blood Ceremony – ‘Heaven & Hell’ [CA]
Sameer Cash – ‘Cherry Red’ [CA]
Busty and The Bass – ‘Clouds (feat. Amber Navran)’ [CA]
The Wine Soaked Preachers – ‘The Oldman’ [CA]

“High School Confidential” was the 1980 breakthrough song for Canadian new wave band Rough Trade, and it’s about to be added to the Canadian Songwriting Hall of Fame. We air the track at the top of the show before our mix of new Canadian tracks including Toronto-based artists Scott Hardware, Decoration Day and Blood Ceremony. We also share an older track from Moler from the 2nd compilation album for the Sound As Ever Australian Indie 1990-1999 online community.


Podcast #419

September 12, 2020

Featuring Matt Hutchings, Ghostgum, Kestrels and more

Sampa The Great – Energy (feat. Nadeem Din-Gabisi)’ [AU]
Chance Waters – ‘Maybe Tomorrow’ [AU]
Hilltop Hoods –  ‘I Love It (feat. Sia)’ [AU]
Thibault – ‘Centrelink’ [AU]
Ghostgum – ‘Overnight’ [AU]
Dave the Band – ‘Get Smart’ [AU]
Matt Hutchings – ‘Am I Home?’ [CA]
Troy Kokol – ‘Like A Record’ [CA]
Tiffany Sparrow – ‘The Miracle’ [CA]
Jenny Banai – ‘Paper Plain’ [CA]
Elastic Stars – ‘Cupid Of Stupid’ [CA]
debt – ‘Mystery (Wipers) [live]’ [CA]
Kestrels – ‘Grey and Blue (feat. J.Mascis)’ [CA]
Speed Control – ‘Still Standing’ [CA]
New Fries – ‘Is The Idea Of Us’ [CA]

There’s some Aussie hip-hop classics to start the show. Three-piece Dave the Band, from Newcastle, is getting early acclaim for their Steve Albini-produced debut ‘Slob Stories’, from which we share a track this week. We have new tracks from Troy Kokol and Jenny Banai and say hello to Speed Control, a rock n roll band from Canada’s Yukon!


Podcast #418

September 5, 2020

Featuring Greg Orre, Cayley Thomas, Yves Jarvis and more

Women – ‘Can’t You See’ [CA]
Women – ‘Narrow With The Hall’ [CA]
Women – ‘Penal Colony’ [CA]
Apricot Ink -‘ Lucky Rainbow’ [AU]
Black Cypress – ‘Crow’s Nest’ [AU]
We All Drive – ‘Kingscliff’ [AU]
Cayley Thomas – ‘Two Minds’ [CA]
Greg Orre – ‘I’ve Learned (I Was A Fool)’ [CA]
Yves Jarvis – ‘For Props’ [CA]
Hello Blue Roses – ‘Wild Angels’ [CA]
Brutal Poodle – ‘Night Creeps’ [CA]
Jemma & The Good Thing – ‘Side Of The Road’ [CA]
The Saints – ‘Follow The Leader’ [AU]

The acclaimed 2nd album from Calgary’s post-punk band Women, ‘Public Strain’, came out 10 years ago. We air three tracks from the record this week, before introducing Apricot Ink and Black Cypress from Canberra. There’s also new music from Hello Blue Roses and Brutal Poodle from Vancouver and we share the debut single from Jemma & The Good Thing from Edmonton via Cortez Island.