Posts Tagged ‘Rowland S Howard’

Podcast #399

April 18, 2020

Featuring The Bats, Greta Stanley, Dada Plan and more

The Birthday Party -‘The Dim Locator (live)’ [AU]
These Immortal Souls – ‘The King of Kalifornia’ [AU]
Rowland S. Howard – ‘Dead Radio’ [AU]
The Smith Street Band – ‘I Still Dream About You’ [AU]
John Dowler’s Vanity Project – ‘Billy’s Pizza’ [AU]
Greta Stanley – ‘Soak Into This’ [AU]
Eamon McGrath – ‘Saturday’ [CA]
Silvertone Hills – ‘Reaction’ [CA]
The Small Glories – ‘Alberta’ [CA]
Strap – ‘Not A Lot’ [CA]
Dada Plan – ‘(Saw Flare) Scribble Nuance’ [CA]
Jennah Barry – ‘Roller Disco’ [CA]
Hut Hut – ‘Song Number One’ [CA]
The Bats – ‘Free All the Monsters’ [NZ]

This week, after revisiting the sublime guitar sounds of the late Rowland S. Howard, we air new tracks from Melbourne’s The Smith Street Band, Greta Stanley of Far North Queensland, and Aussie power-pop legend John Dowler. There’s new music from Dada Plan and Strap (featuring Sarah Cordingly, former music director of CiTR radio, both out of Vancouver. And there’s a treat at the tail end of the show of a wonderful later-day tune from The Bats, as recommend by Jarrett of Tough Age in a recent ‘quarantine’ Instagram live set!

Podcast #392

March 1, 2020

Featuring Merpie, Bedwetters Anonymous, Reignwolf and more

Rowland S. Howard – ‘(I Know) A Girl Called Johnny’ [AU]’
Rowland S. Howard – ‘Pop Crimes’ [AU[
Rowland S. Howard – ‘The Golden Age of Bloodshed’ [AU]
Alexander Biggs – ‘Madeleine’ [AU]
Merpie – ‘Habit’ [AU]
Ruby Gill – ‘Your Mum’ [AU]
Poor Nameless Boy – ‘Argue’ [CA]
Reignwolf – ‘Black And Red’ [CA]
Close Talker – ‘The Change It Brings (Live In Saskatoon)’ [CA]
Dead Soft – ‘The Wind’ [CA]
Debra-Jean Creelman – ‘Smoke’ [CA]
Bedwetters Anonymous – ‘Psychedelic Landlord’ [CA]
Joni Mitchell – ‘The Last Time I Saw Richard’ [CA]

We kick off this week’s show with tracks from Rowland S Howard‘s [RIP] classic 2009 album Pop Crimes. Then we’re onto new tracks from Alexander Biggs, Close Talker, Debra-Jean Creelman and more!

Stranded podcast #266

October 18, 2015

* Interview with singer-songwriter Dennis Ellsworth *

Today we feature a phone interview with quality singer-songwriter Dennis Ellsworth who is touring BC all the way from Prince Edward Island. Dennis’ excellent new record ‘As Romantic As It Gets’ has just been released on Busted Flat Records.  Dennis speaks enthusiastically life in PEI and the recording of the record and also brings us back to his early songwriting days on a 4-track in Edmonton, AB.

Featured video: Dennis Ellsworth – ‘Hazy Sunshine’ [2014]