Posts Tagged ‘The Meanies’

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 #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, Jesse 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 #361

January 30, 2019

Featuring Colter Wall, Carla Geneve, The Sylvia Platters and more

The Mark of Cain – ‘Tell Me’ [AU]
The Mark of Cain – ‘The Interloper’ [AU]
The Mark of Cain – ‘Milosovic’ [AU]
The Ocean Party – ‘What It’s Worth’ [AU]
Carla Geneve – ‘Greg’s Discount Chemist’ [AU]
Emma Louise – ‘Falling Apart’ [AU]
Colter Wall – ‘Saskatchewan In 1881’ [CA]
Jack Semple – ‘Walkin” [CA]
Belle Plaine – ‘Gold Ring’ [CA]
Only A Visitor – ‘Ghosts’ [CA]
Pretty Eyes For Captain America – ‘Me And Thanatos Down By The Schoolyard’ [CA]
The Sylvia Platters – ‘Morning Ritual’ [CA]
The Meanies – ‘Conan’ [AU]

This week, after a mix of new and old Oz music, we air a track a piece from the top three in The Best Saskatchewan Albums of 2018 list, as voted by fans through the Saskmusic poll. These records are ‘Songs of the Plains’ by Colter Wall (#3), ‘Can’t Stop This Love’ by Jack Semple (#2) and Malice, Mercy, Grief & Wrath by Belle Plaine (#1). And keep listening for a track from the brand new record ‘Technicolour Education’ by Vancouver-based chamber-pop outfit Only A Visitor.