04 December 2011

December 4, 2011

Said the Whale - Lines (New Brighton EP)
Nick Lowe - Burning (Nick the Knife)
The Turtles - She'd Rather Be With Me (Happy Together)

Will Currie & the Country French - The Harbourmaster's Daughter (Awake, You Sleepers!)
Persephone's Bees - Way to Your Heart (Notes From the Underworld)
Bend Sinister - Julianna (Stories of Brothers, Tales of Lovers)
The New Pornographers - All the Old Showstopppers (Challengers)
Cat Stevens - Tea for the Tillerman (Tea for the Tillerman)

Zion I feat. K. Flay - Coastin' (The Take Over)
Small Sins - Airport (Mood Swings)
Diamond Rings - All Yr Songs (Special Affections)

Born Ruffians - Hedonistic Me (Born Ruffians EP)
The Tallest Man on Earth - King of Spain (The Wild Hunt)
The Yeah Yeah Yeahs - Hysteric (It's Blitz!)
Shotgun Jimmie - King of Kreuzberg (Transistor Sister)
King Khan & the Shrines - Land of the Freak (What Is ?!)

20 November 2011

November 20 Playlist

The Band - The Rumour

Dire Straits - Romeo & Juliet
The Kooks - Sofa Song

The Super Friendz - Restricted
The Danks - I Got No Nothin'
The Dudes - Love is Dangerous
Yukon Blonde - Blood Cops

Panther - Who's to Say?
Small Sins feat. K-Os - Deja Vu
Macklemore - Fake I.D.

Admiral Fallow - Squealing Pigs
Brakes - Hold Me in the River
Airship - Algebra
Frightened Rabbit - Old Old Fashioned

Born Ruffians - Retard Canard

14 November 2011

november 13 playlist.

The Russian Futurists - One Night, One Kiss (The Weight's on the Wheels)
TV Girl - Baby, You Were There (Benny and the Jets)
The Meligrove Band - Our Love Will Make the World Go 'Round (Planets Conspire)

The Fjords - Afraid of the City and the Night (Get It Right)
Stars - Ageless Beauty (Set Yourself on Fire)
Spirits - Heart Pump (Spirits)
Hudson - Against the Grain (Open Up Slowly EP)

Hudson - Against The Grain from Dropbear on Vimeo.

Angus and Julia Stone - Mango Tree (A Book Like This)
Hey! Rosetta - Bandages (Seeds)
Loggins & Messina - Danny's Song (The Best of Friends)

Smokey Robinson & the Miracles - If You Can Want (Anthology)
The Isley Brothers - This Old Heart of Mine (Is Weak for You) (Pirate Radio Sountrack)
Otis Redding - Day Tripper (The Otis Redding Dictionary of Soul - Complete & Unbelievable)
Jackie Wilson - Lonely Teardrops (The Very Best of Jackie Wilson)

Rah Rah - My Guarantee (Going Steady)

07 November 2011

november 6 playlist

rolling stones - can't you hear me knocking
hawksley workman - we'll make time (even when there ain't no time)
nick lowe - i love the sound of breaking glass

dan mangan - basket
josh ritter - wait for love (you know you will)
said the whale - the light is you
tom petty - zombie zoo

deep dark woods - river in the pines
white stripes - ball and biscuit
thrush hermit - from the back of the film

the girls can hear us - can't believe it
passion pit - better things

31 October 2011

The Playlist for October 30

Ruby Jean & the Thoughtful Bees - Girls You Love
TV on the Radio - Wolf Like Me
The Golden Dogs - Darkroom

Local Rabbits - Purple & Grey
Ladyhawk - S.T.H.D.
The Inbreds - Take the Path
Fun. - At Least I'm Not As Sad (As I Used to Be)

The Psychedelic Furs - Sister Europe
Split Enz - One Step Ahead
House of Love - Destroy the Heart
Morrissey - Suedehead

XTC - Senses Working Overtime
Junior Boys - The Reservoir
The Father Figures - Cold Shadows

02 October 2011


Skybox - In a Dream
Small Sins - Stay
CEO - Love and Do What You Will
The Russian Futurists - It's Actually Going to Happen

The Dears - Hate Then Love
Constantines - Our Age
Foam Lake - Die Fighting

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Surrender
Young Rival - Another Nobody
Ted Leo & the Pharmacists - The Oldest House
The Kooks - Junk of the Heart (Happy)

Frightened Rabbit - The Loneliness
Two Hours Traffic - Stolen Earrings
Man Man - Spooky Jookie
Squeeze - Hourglass

26 September 2011

FM-Phasis Playlist September 25

On this, the second 2011 FM-Phasis edition of Thrice Removed, I was alone, and I played many songs, and I had a jolly good time. Here is tonight's playlist:

Blur - Coffee & TV (13)
Dave Marsh - Move You Around (The True Love Rules)

Two Hours Traffic - Wicked Side (Territory)
Marshall Crenshaw - Cynical Girl (Marshall Crenshaw)
Nick Lowe - Cruel to Be Kind (Labour of Lust)

Rival Boys - Lonely Heart (Rival Boys)
Peter Elkas - Cool Thing to Do (Repeat Offender)
Dan Mangan - Starts With Them, Ends With Us (Oh Fortune)

Paul Westerberg - World Class Fad (14 Songs)
Archie Powell & the Exports - Enough About Me (Skip Work)
The Jam - Beat Surrender (Beat Surrender EP)

Joel Plaskett - Absentminded Melody (La De Da)
Ryan Adams - Lucky Now (Ashes and Fire)
Shotgun Jimmie - Too Many Flowers (Transistor Sister)

The Weakerthans - Tournament of Hearts (Reunion Tour)
Big Star - Thirteen (#1 Record)

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18 September 2011

September 18 Playlist

Freelance Whales - Hannah
Los Campesinos - By Your Hand
Rox Sexsmith - Michael & his Dad
The Superfantastics - Lullaby Punches
Sounds of D - Alone Tonight
Young Rival - Just Can't Stay Here
Arctic Monkeys - Pile Driver Waltz
Sylvie - Dark Ages
Ben Folds Five - Steven's Last Night In Town
Tallest Man on Earth - A Lion's Heart
Braids - Plath Heart
Father Figures - Ghosts
Meligrove Band - Planets Conspire

11 September 2011

September 11 Playlist

Sarah Farthing - Love Songs (Uh Oh EP)
Jenn Grant - All Year (Honeymoon Punch)
Rebekah Higgs - Youth & Beauty (Odd Fellowship)

TV Girl - Benny and the Jetts (Benny and the Jetts)
Tokyo Police Club - Gone (Champ)
The Cure - Mint Car (Greatest Hits)
Two Door Cinema Club - Under Cover Martyn (Tourist History)

Ash - Girl From Mars (Our Little Corner of the World)
Class Actress - Weekend (Rapprocher)
Chromeo - When the Night Falls (Business Casual)
The Good, the Bad & the Queen - Northern Whale (The Good, the Bad & the Queen)

Frightened Rabbit - Footshooter (The Winter of Mixed Drinks)
The Mannequin Brides - Lights (Myspace)
Deadhorse - Big Blue Sky (Deadhorse)
Rah Rah - My Guarantee (Going Steady)

05 September 2011

September 4

It's September and I'm hosting alone so this show has been a bit less pop and a little more power-pop, which is just how I like it sometimes, y'know?

Anyways, here is the playlist:

Young Rival - Don't Make a Sound (LP)
The Flamin' Groovies - Shakin' (Replay: Groovies Greatest)
The Dress Whites - Two-Way Street (Doo-Wop) ("My God, The Shame!")

Big Star - September Gurls (Radio City)
Rah Rah - Communist Man (Breaking Hearts)
Cheap Trick - Southern Girls (In Color)
The Hold Steady - You Can Make Him Like You (Boys and Girls in America)
The Zombies - Care of Cell 44 (Odyssey and Oracle)

The Flashing Lights - Never Let You Live it Down (Elevature EP)
Shotgun Jimmie - Late Last Year (Transistor Sister)
Peter Elkas - In My Den (Party of One)
Elvis Costello & the Attractions - The Loved Ones (Imperial Bedroom)

The Inbreds - Attitude (Winning Hearts)
Wavves - I Wanna Meet Dave Grohl (Life Sux)
The Golden Dogs - Darkroom (Coat of Arms)

Sloan - Shadow of Love (The Double Cross)
Archie Powell & the Exports - Moving to the City (Skip Work)

Best Coast - Crazy for You (Crazy for You)
A.C. Newman - Submarines of Stockholm (Get Guilty)
The Thermals - How We Know (Fuckin' A)
The Blood Lines - On My Way Back Home (The Blood Lines)

Chixdiggit! - I Remember You (Pink Razors)
By Divine Right - The Slap (Sweet Confusion)
Rockpile - If Sugar Was As Sweet As You (Seconds of Pleasure)

21 August 2011

The Playlist for August 21

Two Hours Traffic - Sure Can Start
Paul Westerberg - Dyslexic Heart
The Beatles - It Won't Be Long

The Honey Pies - Get It Right
The Meligrove Band - Grasshoppers in Honey
Lyle Lovett - Here I Am
Ray Lamontagne - Three More Days

The Joel Plaskett Emergency - Light of the Moon
Peter Elkas - The Blue of You
Said the Whale - This City's a Mess

Active Child - Playing House
Born Ruffians - Nova-Leigh
Sunny Levine - Love Rhino

07 August 2011

Today we played a band called Saskatchewan who are from Orlando. I want to see this band mostly so I can verify that they know how to pronounce the name of our fair province.

That's all I have to say about that. Here's the playlist:

Letters to Cleo - I See (Aurora Gory Alice)
Thrush Hermit - Pink Is the Colour (Smart Bomb)
Ted Leo/Pharmacists - La Costa Brava (Living with the Living)

This Frontier Needs Heroes - Reckless Girls (This Frontier Needs Heroes)
Braids - Lemonade (Native Speaker)
Saskatchewan - Dreamboat (Saskatchewan)

Led Zeppelin - Boogie With Stu (Physical Graffiti)
The Zolas - I've Got Leeches (Tic Toc Tic)
Hollerado - Fake Drugs (Record in a Bag)

Jenn Grant - You'll Go Far (Echoes)
Rhett Miller - I Believe She's Lying (The Believer)
Josh Ritter - Orbital (So Runs the World Away)
Woodpigeon - Duck Duck Goose (Die Stadt Muzikanten)

01 August 2011

Long Weekend Dance Party

Chromeo - Call Me Up
Beck - Sexx Laws
Think About Life - Havin' My Baby
Hip Club Groove - Shootin' the Gift

Blondie - Atomic
Devo - Don't Shoot (I'm a Man)
Scissor Sisters - Night Work

Boxer the Horse - Sketch Me a Glove
Doug Hoyer - With You in My Arms
Gregory Pepper and His Problems - Drop the Plot

Architecture in Helsinki - Escapee
Cut Copy - Far Away
Black Kids - Look at Me (When I Rock Wichoo)
Woodhands - I Wasn't Made for Fighting

10 July 2011

July 10th Playlist

Spoon - Writing in Reverse
Sloan - Shadow of Love
Fun. - All the Pretty Girls
Joel Plaskett - Please Don't Return

Jenn Grant - All Year
Peter Elkas - Cool Thing to Do
Dan Mangan - Oh Fortune
Elvis Costello - American Without Tears

Ray Maverick - Like a Midnight Rider
Shotgun Jimmie - That's Not Joel
The Burning Hell - Dinosaurs
Roy Orbison - Only the Lonely

Sweet Thing - Change of Seasons
Brenton Wood - Gimme Little Sign
Junior Boys - You'll Improve Me

04 July 2011


Julie Doiron - Spill Yer Lungs (I Can Wonder What You Did With Your Day)
Pete Yorn - Badman (Pete Yorn)
Thrush Hermit - (Oh Man!) What to Do (Clayton Park)

The Kinks - The Hard Way (Schoolboys in Disgrace)
Born Ruffians - The Ballad of Moose Bruce (Say It)
Dark Mean - Music Box (Dark Mean)

The Paint Movement - Faults (
Doctor Ew - Dance All Over My Grave (Gadzooks)
Amos the Transparent - Lemons (a.k.a. BigFishLittlePond)(My, What Big Teeth You Have)
Bella Clava - So Simple (The Craic: An Ephemeral Record)

Bear Hands - What a Drag (Burning Bush Supper Club)
Mardeen - Telephones (Read Less Minds)
MiniBoone - Rosalina Must Dance Alone (
Architecture in Helsinki - Contact High (Moment Bends)

26 June 2011

Two Weeks' Worth

June 19th Playlist
Paper Lions - I'm on Fire
Johnny Horton - North to Alaska
Sheepdogs - Crying

Mannequin Bride - Light
The Gaslight Anthem - Even Cowgirls Get the Blues
Tokyo Police Club - Favourite Colour
Born Ruffians - Nova Leigh

Constantines - Working Full Time
Rival Boys - Lonely Heart
The Flamin' Groovies - Slow Down
Marshall Crenshaw - Monday Morning Rock

Dan Mangan - Tina's Glorious Comeback
Alexander Ebert - Glimpses
Joe Pug - Door Was Always Open
Fields - Sunday

June 26th Playlist
Meligrove Band - Along Comes a Smile
The Turtles - Can I Get to Know You Better
A.C. Newman - Submarines of Stockholm

Goldfrapp - Strict Machine
Foster the People - Waste
Hawksley Workman - We'll Make Time (Even When There Ain't No Time)
Shotgun & Jaybird - Hindsight

Wilco - I Might
The Superfantastics - Turn on Me
Olenka & the Autumn Lovers - Clean

The Groomsmen - Bowl of Cherries
The Wombats - Walking Disasters
Oberhofer - I Could Go
The Cure - Just Like Heaven

13 June 2011

Some Songs on June 12th and 13th

Yukon Blonde - Kumiko Song
Nick Lowe - I Love My Label
The Beach Boys - Heroes and Villains
Elvis Costello - Brilliant Mistake

Small Sins - 'Til You Stop Loving Me
Vacationer - Trip
Angus & Julia Stone - Walk It Off

Deadhorse - Upon a Mountain High
Woodhands - Dissembler
The Black Keys - Psychotic Girl

The Weakerthans - A New Name for Everything
Ride Til Dawn - Love in Vain
Ryan Adams - Demolition

The Pogues - The Sickbed of Cuchulainn
The Jam - I've Changed My Address
Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Change the Locks

Young Rival - Don't Make a Sound
Quivers - I've Got Nothin'
The Turtles - Elenore
Brenton Wood - Gimme Little Sign

06 June 2011

First Show Back

Ryan Adams & the Cardinals - Cobwebs
The Dandy Warhols - We Used to be Friends
Ben Kweller - Wasted & Ready

Violent Kin - Keep Your Balance
Satellite Stories - Helsinki Art Scene
Janelle Monae - Cold War

Buddy McNeil & the Magic Mirrors - Cry Cry Cry
The Dress Whites - Two Way Street (Doo-Wop)
Michael Bernard Fitzgerald - Care for You
Local Rabbits - Missing Out
Sloan - The Answer Was You
The White Rabbits - While We Go Dancing
Rilo Kiley - Love and War (11/11/46)

16 May 2011

Playlist for May 15, 2011

Elvis Costello & the Attractions - New Lace Sleeves (Trust)
Yellow Jacket Avenger - Becoming a Silhouette (New Scotland Records 7" single)
The Replacements - Left of the Dial (Tim)

The Pack A.D. - Blackout (Funeral Mixtape)
Man Man - Top Drawer (Rabbit Habits)
King Khan & the BBQ Show - I'll Be Loving You (Invisible Girl)
The Rolling Stones - Respectable (Some Girls)

Pepper Rabbit - Older Brother (Beauregard)
Tokyo Police Club - Breakneck Speed (?)
Ben L'oncle Soul - Seven Nation Army (myspace)
Squeeze - Points of View (Sweets from a Stranger)

Doctor Ew - Do as the Lord Tells Me (Gadzooks)
Entire Cities - Gimme a Ride (I Hope You Never Come Home)
The Seahags - Time Running (The Seahags EP)

The Super Friendz - Stop-Start (Slide Show)

09 May 2011

Happy Mother's Day!

Sloan - Unkind
Shotgun Jimmie - Suzy
Joel Plaskett - Jimmie's Still Jimmie

Islands - No You Don't
The Kinks - Jack the Idiot Dunce
Two Door Cinema Club - Eat That Up, It's Good For You
Frightened Rabbit - Nothing Like You

Peter Elkas - Atlas
She & Him - Thieves
Grant-Lee Phillips - Strangest Thing
Marshall Crenshaw - Somewhere Love Can't Find Me

Small Sins - You Will Lie
The Tallest Man on Earth - A Lion Heart
The Meligrove Band - I'm Easy

02 May 2011



Joel Plaskett Emergency - True Patriot Love
Sloan - Believe in Me
Ryan Adams & the Cardinals - Kill the Lights

Discovery - Carby
Crookers feat. Roisin Murphy - Hold Up Your Hands
Gobble Gobble - Where Is My Mind (Pixies Blastphemy)

The Zolas - You Better Watch Out
Alexander - In the Twilight
Jerry Jeff Walker - Pissin' in the Wind

Jake & the Leprechauns - Tangiers
Apostle of Hustle - National Anthem of Nowhere
Wilco - War on War
Jenn Grant - Parliament of Owls

24 April 2011

Thrice Removed Easter Dance Party


Chromeo - Needy Girl (She's In Control)
The Rolling Stones - Dance Pt. 1 (Emotional Rescue)
Talking Heads - Making Flippy Floppy (Speaking In Tongues)

Bloc Party - Helicopter (Silent Alarm)
Hundreds in the Hands - Commotion (The Hundreds in the Hands)
Woodhands - Pockets (Remorsecapade)

The Modern Men - Lipstick Kiss (The Sensual Sounds of The Modern Men)
Junior Boys - Hazel (Begone Dull Care)
Diamond Rings - Something Else (Special Affections)

Givers - Up Up Up (Givers EP)
Otis Redding - I Can't Turn You Loose (The Definitive Collection)
Small Sins - Airport (Mood Swings)

18 April 2011

A Bit of This and a Bit of That

I think this show showed what Thrice Removed is all about: it was all over the place, genre-wise, and a bit of it was a bit of a mess.

Rock and roll.

Young Rival - Poisonous Moves
Quivers - I've Got Nothing - Download it. Listen to it on repeat.
Foxboro Hot Tubs - Ruby Room
King Khan & the Shrines - Welfare Bread

Said the Whale - Better for You
Robbie Robertson - Somewhere Down the Crazy River
Folly & the Hunter - Snowfields
Voxtrot - The Start of Something

The Jam - In the City
Ted Leo + Pharmacists - The Angels' Share
Chixdiggit - I Remember You

Beautiful Small Machines - Robots in Love
The Black Ghosts - Anyway You Choose to Give It
Jack Green - I Call, No Answer

Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings - Mama Don't Like My Man
Please go see this show at Louis' on May 22nd, because I cannot.

10 April 2011

Darby's Second Show!

The lovely Darby has returned! Here is our playlist from her second show.

Gomez - girlshapedlovedrug (How We Operate)
The Smiles - Cala Cola (Hermosa EP)
Winter Gloves - Strange Love (All Red)

Whale Tooth - Hibernation Song (Whale Tooth EP)
Eliza Doolittle - Skinny Genes (Eliza Doolittle)
Small Sins - Drunk E-mails (Mood Swings)
Born Ruffians - I Need a Life (Red, Yellow & Blue)
The New Pornographers - Valkyrie in the Roller Disco (Together)

Nick Lowe - Dose of You (Labour of Lust)
Sam Phillips - Love Changes Everything (A Boot and a Shoe)
Rebekah Higgs - Little Voice (Little Voice EP)
The Superfantastics - Youung Pups (Places to Roam)

The Grateful Dead - Ripple (American Beauty)
Bright Eyes - Take it Easy (Love Nothing) (Digital Ash in a Digital Urn)
Diamond Rings - It's Not My Party (Special Affections)

03 April 2011

Darby's First Show!

The lovely Darby is taking over the highly-coveted role of Thrice Removed co-host. I am looking forward to many good shows.

Shotgun Jimmie - Swamp Magic (Transistor Sister)
Woodhands - Dancer (Heart Attack)
Marina & the Diamonds - Hermit the Frog (The Family Jewels)

Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers - Rebels (Southern Accents)
Josh Ritter - Kathleen (Hello Starling)
Two Hours Traffic - Sure Can Start (Little Jabs)

Tokyo Police Club - Bambi (Champ)
Gobble Gobble - Boring Horror (Secret 7")
The Fratellis -Henrietta (Costello Music)
The Pipettes - Your Kisses Are Wasted On Me (We Are the Pipettes)

Doug Hoyer - Song from a Kind Stranger's Floor (While On Tour) (Two New Songs from Doug Hoyer 7")
The Super Friendz - Karate Man (Mock Up, Scale Down)
The White Stripes - The Hardest Button to Button (Elephant)
Weezer - El Scorcho (Pinkerton)

28 March 2011

It Has Occurred to Me

That I didn't finish filling out the show log completely. Oh well, here's last night's playlist:

20 March 2011

So Many Songs.

I don't know how we fit 16 songs into one hour, but we did it and here is the playlist.

Born Ruffians - What to Say (Say It)
Shotgun Jimmie - Late Last Year (Transistor Sister)
Mardeen - Ice Truck Killer (Mardeen EP)
Jenn Grant - All Year (Honeymoon Punch)

Janelle Monae - Faster (The ArchAndroid)
Franz Ferdinand - Live Alone (Tonight)
Kaiser Chiefs - Half the Truth (Off With Their Heads)
Phoenix - 1901 (Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix)

There's Always Money in the Banana Stand - What You Know (There's Always Money in the Banana Stand)
Ryan Adams & the Cardinals- Lovely and Blue (III/IV)
The Flashing Lights - Been Waiting (Sweet Release)
Tegan & Sara - Take Me Anywhere (So Jealous)

Otis Redding - Chained and Bound (The Great Otis Redding Sings Soul Ballads)
Peter Elkas - Blue of You (Repeat Offender)
Josh Ritter - Southern Pacifica (So Runs the World Away)
The New Pornographers - Crash Years (Together)

06 March 2011


The Replacements - I Will Dare (Let it Be)
Big Star - The Ballad of El Goodo (Big Star)
The Jam - Ghosts (The Gift)
Nick Lowe - Cruel to Be Kind (Labour of Lust)

Shotgun Jimmie - Too Many Flowers (Transistor Sister)
Hey Rosetta! - Seeds (Seeds)
Zeus - How Does It Feel (Sounds Like Zeus)
Woodpigeon - My Denial in Argyle (Die Stadt Muzikanten)

Thrush Hermit - Songs for the Gang (Clayton Park)
The Super Friendz - 10lbs (Mock Up, Scale Down)
Young Rival - Don't Make a Sound (LP)
The Bicycles - Walk Away (From a Good Thing) (Oh No, It's Love)

Born Ruffians - Badonakadonkey (Red, Yellow & Blue)
Violent Kin - Keep Your Balance (Velvet Hideout)
Architecture in Helsinki - Contact High (Moment Bends)

28 February 2011

Playlist for February 27, 2011

Frightened Rabbit - Swim Until You Can't See Land (The Winter of Mixed Drinks)
Grant-Lee Phillips - Love My Way (nineteeneighties)
Gomez - Catch Me Up (Split the Difference)

The Provincial Archives - Weight and Sea (Maybe We Could Be Holy)
Boxer the Horse - Sketch Me a Glove (Would You Please)
Blur - Bugman (13)
The Russian Futurists - Hoeing Weeds, Sowing Seeds (The Weights on the Wheels)

Hooded Fang - Highway Steam (Hooded Fang)
Ariel Pinks Haunted Graffiti - Brightlit Blue Skies (Before Today)
Wolf Parade - Ghost Pressure (Expo '86)
Art Boys Collection - Freedom Voice of My Soul (The Stone Wall)

Sloan - Follow the Leader (The Double Cross)
The Local Rabbits - Never Had to Fight (This Is It Here We Go)
The Cribs - Martell (The New Fellas)
Small Sins - Never Again (Pot Calls Kettle Black)

20 February 2011

Thrice Removed: Family Day Extravaganza

Thrush Hermit - Hated It (Mallrats soundtrack, 1995)
Harvey Danger - Private Helicopter (Where Have All the Merrymakers Gone?, 1997)
The Killjoys - Rave & Drool (Gimme Five, 1996)
The Hardship Post - New Wave (New Wave, 1995)

Winter Gloves - Gym Class (All Red, 2010)
fun. - All the Pretty Girls (Aim & Ignite, 2009)
Ben Folds - Free Coffee (Way to Normal, 2008)

Dr. Hook - The Cover of the Rolling Stone (Sloppy Seconds, 1972)
The Sheepdogs - I Don't Get By (Learn & Burn, 2010)
The Sadies - Another Year Again (Darker Circles, 2010)
Elvis Costello - Sulky Girl (Single Version) (Sulky Girl single, 1994)

The Cheap Speakers - What You've Been Doing (The Cheap Speakers, 2010)
The Rival Boys - A Good Man (The Rival Boys, 2010)
Quivers - Kick You in the Stomach (myspace)
The Danks - Sold Me Out (Samples EP, 2008)

15 February 2011

It Is Your Duty

As a Saskatoon resident, nay, as a Canadian, to vote for the Sheepdogs to be on the cover of the Rolling Stone. Here is a New York Times article detailing the event.

We'll talk about how many copies to buy your mother after we take the cover, folks.

14 February 2011

Happy Day Before Valentine's Day

What a lovely show.*

Peter Elkas - Tiny Valentine (Repeat Offender, 2011)
Smokey Robinson and the Miracles - Special Occasion (Anthology, 1973)
Joel Plaskett Emergency - Nowhere With You (Make a Little Noise EP, 2005)

Hannah Georgas - Lovesick (This is Good, 2010)
B.A. Johnston - Hot Nerd (Thank You For Being a Friend, 2010)
Diamond Rings - All YR Songs (Special Affections, 2010)
Beach Boys - Don't Worry Baby (Shut Down, Volume 2, 1964)

Sloan - I Can Feel It (Twice Removed, 1994)
Otis Redding - The Happy Song (Dum-Dum) (The Immortal Otis Redding, 1968)
Super Friendz - Just Say So (Love Energy, 2003)
Josh Ritter - Good Man (The Animal Years, 2006)

Nick Lowe & Elvis Costello - Baby, It's You (Baby It's You EP, 1984)
She & Him - I Was Made for You (Volume One, 2008)
Jenny Owen Youngs - Here is a Heart (Transmitter Failure, 2009)
The Weakerthans - The Reasons (Reconstruction Site, 2003)

The Barenaked Ladies - Lovers in a Dangerous Time (Disc One 1991-2001, 2001)

**You can see Diamond Rings playing at Amigos on  March 24.

09 February 2011

When Evan Writes the Blog - February 6th Playlist

Here is the playlist for last week. plus some links for some free music. You should check out that daytrotter website i just found it and has some decent sessions on it for free.

Spoon - Before Destruction - transference (2010)
Say hi - Devils - um, Uh Oh (2011)
The King Khan & BBQ Show - Tryin' - Invisible Girl (2009)
Action Makes - I hear it Now - Upper Down (2003)

Destroyer - Blue Eyes - Kaputt (2011)
Fleet Foxes - Helplessness Blues - Helplessness Blues (2011)
Black Mountain - The Hair Song - Wilderness Heart (2010)

Devo - Later is Now - Something for everybody (2010)
Barton Fink Band - Gimme Some more - Gear(2009)
Bike For Three - MC Space - More heart than brains (2009)

Young Rival - Just can't Stay Here - Young Rival(2010)
Your 33 Black Angels - Losers - Tales of my pop-rock love life (2008)
Aloe Blacc - Hey Brother - Good Things (2010)

Two Free Barton Fink Tracks

Young Rival Daytrotter Sessions

Speaking of young Rival they Have a videogame where you catch fish with a guitar.
Its on the right hand side of the screen

New Fleet Foxes Download

Stephen McBean in a movie

08 February 2011

If You Are Like Me

And you were at the Josh Ritter show last October, then you've been dying to hear Josh's song "Galahad" again. Here is your chance.

To the Yet Unknowing World, Mr. Ritter's collection of B-sides, demos and remixes from the So Runs the World Away sessions, is available for pre-order on his website. Check it out.

30 January 2011

Dance Party Playlist

Evan was not here tonight, so I took the opportunity to play Thunderheist as loud as I wanted. Ho HO! Also, thanks to everyone who called in and requested some songs.

Cake - Love You Madly (Comfort Eagle)
Savoir Adore - Bodies (In the Wooded Forest)
Winter Gloves - Strange Love (All Red)

Bloc Party - Your Visits Are Getting Shorter (Intimacy)
Robyn - Love Kills (Body Talk)
Brad Sucks - Making Me Nervous (I Don't Know What I'm Doing)
Junior Boys - Bits & Pieces (Begone Dull Care)

Friendo - Oversees (Friendo)
Hexes & Ohs - H-H-Highschool (Bedroom Madness)
Das Pop - Fool For Love (Das Pop)
Elvis Costello & the Attractions - I Can't Stand Up for Falling Down (Get Happy!!)

Thunderheist - Jerk It (Thunderheist)
Wintersleep - New Inheritors (New Inheritors)
Eagles of Death Metal - Solid Gold (Death by Sexy)

23 January 2011

January 23rd Dance Party PREVIEW

Joel Plaskett - Every Time You Leave (Three, 2009)
Brakesbrakesbrakes - Don't Take Me to Space (Man) (Touchdown,
Yukon Blonde - Brides Song (Yukon Blonde, 2010)
Olenka & the Autumn Lovers - Clean (And Now We Sing, 2010)

Boxer the Horse - Mary Meets the Pilot (Would You Please, 2010)
The Yoko Casionos - Gave it Away (These Are the New Old Times, 2006)
Fountains of Wayne - Radiation Vibe (Fountains of Wayne, 1996)

Jenny Owen Youngs - Led to the Sea (Transmitter Failure, 2009)
The Dodos - Red and Purple (Visiter, 2007)
Two Hours Traffic - No Advances (Little Jabs, 2007)
A.C. Newman - Drink To Me, Babe, Then (Slow Wonder, 2004)

The Temper Trap - Fader (Conditions, 2009)
The Smiths - This Charming Man (The Sound of The Smiths, 2008)
Julian Casablancas - 11th Dimension (Phrazes for the Young, 2009)

16 January 2011

The Week After The Second Anniversary Show Show

The Bicycles - Sweet Petite (Oh No, It's Love)
The Dress Whites - Two Times the Hurt (My God The Shame!)
Big Star - O My Soul (Radio City)

The Black Keys - Just Got To Be (Magic Potion)
The Pack A.D. - Build (Funeral Mixtape)
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Trick Pony (I.R.M.)

The Awkward Stage - Hey Modern Schoolgirl (Slimming Mirrors, Flattering Lights)
The Hold Steady - You Can Make Him Like You (Boys and Girls in America)
The Dudes - Honest Mistake (Blood, Guts, Bruises, Cuts)
The Sadies - The Shape I'm In (Canadian Celebration of the Band)

T.Rex - Rock On (The Slider)
Supergrass - Pumping On Your Stereo (Supergrass)
The Beatles - Got To Get You Into My Life (Revolver)
The New Pornographers - Bite Out of My Bed (Together)

Joel Plaskett Emergency - Penny for Your Thoughts (Ashtray Rock)

02 January 2011

January 3rd Playlist

Born Ruffians - Oh Man (Say It)
Ted Leo & Pharmacists - Mourning in America (The Brutalist Bricks)
Gregory Pepper & His Problems - Drop the Plot (With Trumpets Flaring)

Friends Electric - The Sun, The Moon, The Future (External Feelings)
The Flaming Lips - Ego Tripping (Self Admiration With Blow-Up Mix) (Ego Tripping At the Gates of Hell)
Junior Boys - Bits & Pieces (Begone Dull Care)

The Gertrudes - Wind from the South (Dawn Time Riot)
By Divine Right - The Slap (Sweet Confusion)
OK Go - White Knuckles (Of the Blue Colour of the Sky)

Robyn - Indestructible (Body Talk)
Woodhands - Pockets (Remorsecapade)
Hawksley Workman - Chemical (Milk)