Posts Tagged ‘Jordan Klassen’

Podcast #405

May 28, 2020

Featuring Olivia’s World, William Prince, Black Suit Devil and more

Toy Love – ‘Squeeze’ [NZ]
Toy Love – ‘Sheep’ [NZ]
Toy Love – ‘Swimming Pool’ [NZ]
The Meanies- ‘Cruel To Be Caned’ [AU]
Olivia’s World – ‘Blotter’ [AU]
We All Drive – ‘Chalk’ [AU]
Devonian Gardens – ‘Old Star’ [CA]
William Prince – ‘The Spark’ [CA]
David Newberry – ‘Boots’ [CA]
Black Suit Devil – ‘Firefly’ [CA]
Jordan Klassen – ‘Identivacation’ [CA]
Lucid Hats, Larissa Tandy – ‘Don’t Steal My Bounce’
Gal Gracen ‘Arcadia’ [CA]
Owen Pallett ‘I Will Not Change My Ways’ [CA]
Love Positions – ‘Into Your Arms’ [AU]

Chris Knox’s early project Toy Love, of Dunedin, NZ, was only active from 1978-80, but they inspired countless musicians and songwriters, including many on the Flying Nun label. In 2012 they were were inducted into the New Zealand Music Hall of Fame. This week we air three tracks from their only self-titled LP. Then it’s our mix of new tracks including singles from The Meanies and Larissa Tandy, and we introduce 5-piece Devonian Gardens of Calgary, AB.

Podcast #398

April 11, 2020

Featuring Ritual Dictates, Colin Lillie, Nap Eyes and more

Something For Kate – ‘Captain (A Million Miles An Hour)’ [AU]
Something For Kate – Roll Credit’ [AU]
Something For Kate – ‘Situation Room’ [AU]
Even – ‘Return To Stardust’ [AU]
The Chats – ‘Dine n Dash’ [AU]
Colin Lillie – ‘Broken’ [AU]
Ritual Dictates – ‘Extinction’ [CA]
Jordan Klassen – ‘I Want To Move Into Your House’ [CA]
Desirée Dawson and Francis Arevalo – ‘Move On’ [CA]
Nap Eyes – ‘Mark Zuckerberg’ [CA]
Dana Gavanski – ‘Catch’ [CA]
Sega Sisters – ‘Radical Babes’ [CA]

This week we air new tracks from seminal oz indie bands Something For Kate and Even before sharing a tune from the debut of Aussie ‘shed rock’ band The Chats, who really blew up on Youtube with ‘Smoko’ in 2017. The Canadian half of the show includes a new single from Vancouver-based singer-songwriter Jordan Klassan and an experimental psychedelic synthwave track from Hamilton’s Sega Sisters.

Stranded podcast #222

October 31, 2014

* Halloween 2014 *

Happy Halloween 2014! We start the show with a handful of older Australian songs that have a loose Halloween theme – firstly three songs with ‘blood’ in the title, followed by three songs with ghost in the title! The remainder of the show features brand new Canadian music, including tracks from Jordan Klassen, Angie Inglis and more.

Featured video: Gerling – ‘Ghost Patrol’ [1999]

Stranded podcast #200

May 24, 2014

* Sarah Wheeler LIVE in the CiTR studio *

Today is a milestone for ‘Stranded’ – podcast #200!  Much thanks to all of you loyal listeners and to the staff and programmers at CiTR radio for supporting the broadcasting of this show for the past few years.  Without your support it wouldn’t have been possible to host the amazing and inspiring in-studio guests we’ve had so far, including Sarah Wheeler, who joins us for the celebration this week.  Sarah is a well-established singer-songwriter and born-and-bred Vancouverite, with a powerful, resonant singing voice.  Sarah plays three tunes for us in the studio today, demonstrating her commitment to writing songs which come from the heart and which exhibit an unwavering social conscience.

Featured video: Sarah Wheeler – ‘Open Up Your Heart’ (live) [2014]