Posts Tagged ‘The Meanies’

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,┬áJesse 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.

Podcast #315

October 28, 2017

Featuring Camp Cope, Compassion Gorilla, Lonely Stretch and more

Violent Soho – ‘Viceroy’ [AU]
The Preatures – ‘Girlhood’ [AU]
Camp Cope – ‘Lost: Season One’ [AU]
The Scientists – ‘Mini Mini Mini’ [AU]
The Scientists – ‘Perpetual Motion’ [AU]
Lonely Stretch – ‘Not Very Much’ [AU]
Tough Age – ‘Everyday Life’ [CA]
Destroyer – ‘Cover From The Sun’ [CA]
Night People – ‘More Than Rust’ [CA]
Compassion Gorilla – ‘Dirty Water’ [CA]
The Alkemist – ‘Splendid Isolation’ [CA]
Nathaniel Krikke – ‘It’s A Strange World’ [CA]
The Meanies – ‘Round In Circles’ [AU]

The legendary Scientists, fronted by Kim Salmon, are back with a surprise single Mini Mini Mini / Perpetual Motion – their first since the late 1980s! We air both tracks which feature the unmistakable swamp-rock sound that defined the records they released after emerging from Perth, WA in the late 70s. We introduce listeners to Melbourne band Camp Cope, Night People from Vancouver and Compassion Gorilla from Victoria, BC whose upbeat tracks feature a most excellent brass section.