Thursday, 27 April 2017

Ruby Slippers April 28 2017 7-8 pm


Hey everybody

Big deep breath after the festival, gearing up for the Membership Drive in two weeks!
Time to just chill out with this playlist.
Enjoy

Wait Up For You  (Andy Dixon Remix) ... Lift x Zerbin *
Bed of Nailz ... Herokah *
Burn Bright ... The Lost Talkers *
The Ballad of  Killah P... King Kahn and the BBQ Show *
Weight Of The World ... Andrew Hunter and The Gatherers *
Dig Or Seal ... Laska *
You Don't Know Me ... Polyphonic Spree
Plastic ... Aine Cahill
Ice Age (ft. Deadmau5) ... How To Destroy Angels
Ventures ... We The Oceanographers
Gay Pirates ... Evan Westfal *
The Loneliest of Creatures ... Klaatu *
Ding Dong ... Klaus Nomi
Listen Now ... The Knife
The Immortals ... Kings of Leon
In The Dead Of The Night ... U.K. (ft. Allan Holdsworth RIP)

Thanks for listening.

Thursday, 20 April 2017

Ruby Slippers CMW 2017 April 21 7-8 pm


Hey everybody,

As promised here is yet another playlist centred on CMW 2017. There have been so many interesting entries into this year's festival, expect to see them pop up during the next few weeks. CMW is like a shot in the arm to seek out new music long past the actual event.

Enjoy

Born Yesterday ... Hollerado *
Blackout Beach ... All Hands on Jane *
Four Steps Down ... Hiroshima Hearts *
Eleanor Goulding's Baby ... Left By Snakes (from Stayner) *
Star Machine ... Bob Mould
Heart Shaped Box ... Beliefs * (yes, I know I have played this before. Just love it)
World Gong Crazy .. Han Han x Datu xHataw *
Home is Where ... Caveboy *
Becoming Insane ... Infected Mushroom
Bum Me Out ... Goodbye Honolulu *
Honest Lies ... Messenger Birds
She Walks At Night ... King Creep *
Try Try Again ... The Rising Few *
Dissonance ... Owen Meany's Batting Stance *
No Wrenching of Guts This Time ... Seazoo (Wales)
California Dreamer ... Wolf Parade *
Twin Mirror ... Zoo Owl *
Consent ... Vallens *

Wow. I have no words.

Thanks for listening.

*Cancon

Wednesday, 12 April 2017

Ruby Slippers April 14 CMW preview 2017


Hey everybody!

Next week is Canadian Music Week and once again I will be doing a total random day by day pick of what the affair has to offer.

This week's playlist is a preview of what the festival has to offer. By no means complete and by no means the last one. I will also include more artists in next week's show.

Decisions, decisions.

Rochambo .....Matt Mays *
Kill Count ....The Balconies *
Saw Mill ... The Blue Stones *
Cheap Dogs ... Eyeballs *
No Glamour In The Hammer .... Whitehorse *
Stay Back .... The Brains *
I'm Still Young ... Letters to Lions
Heft ... Japanese Breakfast
Lose Myself ... Psychic Twin
Universe ... Faith Healer *
Bear ... Barq
Oak Of Guernica ... Yamantaka//Sonic Titan * (YTST)
Franklin ... Talk Show Host *
Styggo ... The Dandy Warhols
Bird/Glass ... Danger Bees *
Best of Us ... Weird With Cats *
Wastelands .. The Dead Love

Never fear if they all don't make it. There is always next week!

Thanks for listening

*Cancon
CMW April 18-23

Tuesday, 4 April 2017

Ruby Slippers April 7 2017 7-8 pm


Hey everybody

Here it is another month.

CMW is coming up, the flowers are too. Lots to look forward to. And just in case you think I have gone soft in the head with positive vibes, remember the months without sun. It can change a person, you know?

So Step Off ... Mouth Music
If I Were A Ship ... Hey Ocean! *
Nomu ... Good Kid *
If I could Rule the World From a Small Town ... Gone Hazel *
Ain't Nobody Watching Me ... The Burnins *
Blue Light ... Ultravox
Cheap Music ... Handsome Furs *
Push and Pull ... White Hot Jet*
We Gotta Go ... Karma Bros *
Set it off ... Goodbyemotel
Everybody Loves You When You're Dead ... Lola Dutronic *
Desert Planet...F105 *
Black Tambourine ... Beck
Jeepster ... T. Rex
Feet Of Clay ... Hanging from the Rafters
Where I End and You Begin ... Night Drive
Wockx ... Paranerd *

That's all folks. Now GO OUTSIDE

Thanks for listening

*Cancon

Thursday, 30 March 2017

Ruby Slippers Mar 31 7-8 pm


Hey everybody!

Last day of the month and apparently it's roaring out like a lion. Anyone else getting craptacular weather?
Well, as they say (who are they anyway?) can't change that but can listen to great music.
So there.
Enjoy

Perfect Ten ... Holy Sexy Bastards *
Carousels ... Silent Movie Types *
Tanlines ... Knifey *
New Age Renegade ... Moon Tan *
Charlton Heston Haunts Me... Portable Jesus
Stuck In The Metal ... Eagles of Death Metal
Work It ... Beautiful Nothing *
You Could Get Lost Out Here ... AC Newman *
The News Is ... The World Sucks ... The Haiku
Glory ... The Acorn *
Primitive Creatures ... Church of Trees *
To Keep It Going ... The Amazing
Walking On Glass ... INHALT
I Follow You ... Melody's Echo Chamber

That's it! Loving this one.

Thanks for listening

*Cancon

Wednesday, 22 March 2017

Ruby Slippers March 24 7-8 pm

Hey everybody

Here we go, oodles of awesome music this week! Really love it when bands send along tunes because that is how we roll on this show!

So without further ado...

Combat My Love ... Uniter *
Twilight Galaxy ... Metric *
Instant Patience ... JFDR
Paper Heart ... Blood and Glass *
W3AP ... Seasonal
Proactive Evolution ... WHY?
Jericho River ... Christian D and Helena Berlin *
Three Friends ... Greg Clarke *
Wouldn't It Be Nice ... The Beach Boys
Miss You (Peaking Lights remix) ... Clinic
Play With Fire ... Cobra Verde
Aikea Guinea ... Cocteau Twins
Can I Get A Piece of You? ... The Corsets *

BTW there will be a give away of Carole Pope tickets for April 7 at the Phoenix.
Tune in to win!

Thanks for listening

*Cancon

Thursday, 16 March 2017

RubySlippers March 17 2017 7-8 pm


Hey everybody,

It's that most magical of days, St. Pat's and in keeping with the outfit of the day I am all dressed in green much to the chagrin on everyone here in the station.

I digress.

Anyway, here's the playlist. And I did include a new band from Ireland, Barq, who will be playing at the upcoming CMW

Enjoy!

Toumast Tincha ...Tinariwen
The One I Love (cover) ... The Royal Oui
Jennifer ... Little Comets
So In Love ... Strange Talk
Crawlin Out Of Bed ... The Fuzz Kings *
White Cloud ... Curbside Sofa *
Cloudbusting ... Kate Bush
The Kissing ... Little Scream *
Wedding One ... Rebekah Higgs *
Gentle Kind Of Lies ... Barq !!
Absisto ... Cold Specks*
Execution ... Pink Mountaintops *
Midnight Sun ... Steve Hackett (god I love this guy)
Loser Without Your Love ... Lee harvey Osmond *

Hoist a frosty one for me and thanks for listening!

*Cancon