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Podcast #332

April 14, 2018

Featuring tracks from the New Constellations Mixtape

The Saints – ‘Know Your Product’ [AU]
The Saints – ‘This Perfect Day’ [AU]
The Saints – ‘Orstralia’ [AU]
Jamie Hutchings – ‘December Park’ [AU]
Rachel Caddy – ‘Reach For Your’ [AU]
Bench Press – ‘Group Anxiety’ [AU]
Bella McWatch – ‘Ramen Noodles’ [CA]
Amanda Apuksikn – ‘Heavy Breathing’ [CA]
Caley Watts – ‘Lonely Fire’ [CA]
Chris-a-Riffic – ‘I Just Ran Out Of Friends’ [CA]
Swim Team – ‘Brick’ [CA]
Devours – ‘Garnet Graves’ [CA]
Fashionism – ‘Come On My Baby’ [CA]
Sunday Morning -‘When Sunday Morning Comes’ [CA]

Jamie Hutchings of venerable 90s band Bluebottle Kiss has a new album out called Bedsit, and we air track from it in the early part of the show, after a few cuts from the classic Saints record Eternally Yours (the single ‘Know Your Product’ was released 40yrs ago this month). Much of the show is devoted to airing three tracks a-piece from two quality Canadian compilations that have just been released online. Firstly, the New Constellations Mixtape, which presents the results of a mentorship program which paired Indigenous youth with musicians to help them hone their songwriting and DJ/production skills. And secondly the CiTR Radio Pop Alliance Vol.5 compilation!

Podcast #331

April 8, 2018

Featuring Bad Strangers, Troy Kokol, Lethan Milne and more

Blue Rodeo – ‘Heart Like Mine’ [CA]
Blue Rodeo – ‘Montreal’ [CA]
Blue Rodeo – ‘Are You Ready’ [CA]
Esmé – ‘I Wonder’ [CA]
Trey Cooper – ‘Embrace’ [AU]
The Electric Guitars – ‘Sadistically Speaking’ [AU]
Bad Strangers – ‘No Good’ [CA]
Matt Storm – ‘You Still Stay’ [CA]
Lethan Milne – ‘Our Ghosts’ [CA]
Troy Kokol – ‘Jim Cuddy’ [CA]
Buffy-Sainte-Marie – ‘The War Racket’ [CA]
Wax Mannequin – ‘Winter Women’ [CA]
Cutrone – ‘Fight Or Flight’ [CA]

We kick off the show with three tracks from long-running Ontario-based country rock outfit Blue Rodeo and later we feature Troy Kokol‘s single ‘Jim Cuddy’, all about the Blue Rodeo front-man! We introduce listeners to new Vancouver-based acoustic duo Bad Strangers, featuring the impressive vocal harmonies of Cassidy Waring and Cory Owens, with a track off their self-titled debut.  Also featured this week are husband and wife due Cutrone from Aurora, Ontario, with their single ‘Fight Or Flight’.

Podcast #330

March 31, 2018

Featuring Clare Hennesy, Broken Walls, AJ Ottaway and more

Underground Lovers – ‘I Was Right’ [AU]
Underground Lovers – ‘Losin’ It’ [AU]
Underground Lovers – ‘Unbearable’ [AU]
Clare Hennesy – ‘April’ [AU]
Purkinje – ‘Voyager’ [AU]
Scarlet Drive – ‘Seto’ [AU]
Kristi Lane Sinclair – ‘Fire In Santa Fe’ [CA]
Ansley Simpson – ‘Breakwall’ [CA]
Broken Walls – ‘The Path’ [CA]
Gut Floor – ‘Rager’ [CA]
Guilt Trap – ‘PSA’ [CA]
AJ Ottaway – ‘Chasing Safety’ [CA]

The back-catalogue of seminal, and highly respected Melbourne band Underground Lovers has been a glaring omission on playlists of this show, but we make amends this week by airing the single ‘Unbearable’ from their comeback record of last year, as well as two classic singles from their original 90s run of stellar records. We also feature three of the acts have been nominated for this year’s Indigenous Music Awards, which is held every year in Winnipeg – Kristi Lane Sinclair, Ansley Simpson and Broken Walls.

Podcast #329

March 24, 2018

Featuring Joni Mitchell, A.B Original, Omar Khan and more

Joni Mitchell – ‘A Case Of You’ [CA]
Joni Mitchell – ‘God Must Be A Boogie Man’ [CA]
Joni Mitchell – ‘If I Had A Heart’ [CA]
This Way North – ‘Nothing To Say’ [AU]
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – ‘Green House’ [AU]
A.B Original – ‘Blaccout’ [AU]
Omar Khan – ‘People’ [CA]
Kimmortal – ‘I’m Blue’ [CA]
Josh Scott – ’33rd Flo’ [CA]
Jo Passed – ‘MDM’ [CA]
Little Sprout – ‘Amie You’re’ [CA]
Chris-a-Riffic – ‘Fresh Bruise’ [CA]
The Go-Betweens – ‘Head Full Of Steam’ [AU]

It’s practically impossible to select just three tracks that are representative of the exceptional back catalogue of the legendary Joni Mitchell, but nonetheless we try that at the top of the show! We air the long awaited new single ‘Blaccout’ from A.B Original, as well as a track from the new This Way North EP. And keep listening for new singles from Vancouver-based contemporary soul acts Omar Khan and Kimmortal, as well as a track from the Chris-a-Riffic record that is officially released this week!

Podcast #328

March 17, 2018

Featuring Jo Passed, Holzkopf, Rei so La and more

Celibate Rifles – ’24 Hours’ [AU]
Celibate Rifles – ‘Cycle’ [AU]
Celibate Rifles – ‘Lazy Sunshine’ [AU]
Rei so La – ‘Inside Out’ [AU]
Zk king – ‘COUTURE’ [AU]
JANEVA – ‘Humble Beginnings (ft. ZenSoFly)’ [AU]
Ghostly Beard – ‘The Love in Your Eyes’ [CA]
Orit Shimoni – ‘Pgisha Le’ein Ketz’ [CA]
Holzkopf – ‘Casting Shadows’ [CA]
Jo Passed – ‘MDM’ [CA]
Sam Tudor – ‘Silver Lining Skies’ [CA]

Congrats to the Arts On The Fly crew for the smashing success of the inaugural Dark Times Festival, which took place at the start of this month in Williams Lake, BC. Our final track on the show today is featured on Sam Tudor‘s latest record Quotidian Dream (Sam and band played to an appreciative hometown audience at the festival). Before that, you can hear three classics from the Celibate Rifles, a track a-piece from contemporary Australian soul acts Rei so La, Zk king and JANEVA, a new track from Vancouver-based noise artist Holzkopf and more!