Thursday, 18 October 2018

Ruby Slippers October 19 2018 ft. Mark Tara, Santino, Roy De Vos and Lynx from Random Order

Hey everybody!

This week on the show, Mark Tara from Rainbow Country is joining Ruby Slippers along with some outstanding local musicians to talk about the trials and tribulations of indie music, their inspirations, making music videos and the place of the LGBT community in the music industry.

They have graciously submitted their original tracks.

This preliminary list also includes material from some of my favorite artists. Let's see how far we get.......

Enjoy! (BTW the entire list is Canadian)

Different Love ...Mark Tara * (in studio)
Midnight Directives ...Owen Pallet *
IOU ... Santino * (in studio)
You Can Dance ... Rae Spoon *
Catcher ... Roy De Vos * (in studio)
This Is Not a Test ... Carole Pope *
Black Lipstick Kiss ... Random Order * (Lynx in studio)
Number One ... Mark Tara *

Additional tracks if time
Complicated ... The Cliks *
The Con ... Tegan and Sara*
Fame ... David Bowie  (unofficial Canadian0
Dependent ft. Owen Pallet ... Light Fires (Gentleman Reg) *
You Oughta Know ... Diamond Rings *
Music is My Boyfriend ... The Hidden Cameras *
Burn Your Life Down ... Tegan and Sara *
Painful Like ... Austra *

 Special thanks to Mark for organizing this and getting everyone under one roof.

Thanks for listening. Next week THE SPOOKTACULAR Halloween show.


Thursday, 11 October 2018

Ruby Slippers October 12 2018 ft. Din from F-105

Hey everybody!

Done with the turkey hangover?

Here is the special surprise guest host playlist from our very own wandering minstrel, Din from F-105!

Ain't No Giving Up ... Chronixx
Salvation ... The Soles *
Red Skin Girl (ATCR remix) ... Tribe Called Red *
Rebel Girl ... F-105 *
Desert Planet (Steel & Gold mix) ... F-105 *
Isis ... Bob Dylan
Viljo and Elsa ... F-105 *
Watching The Wheels ... John Lennon
Let It Go (It's A New Day) ... F-105 *
Northern Air ... Elliott Brood *
Mileage ... F-105 *
Last Moment ... F-105 *

and maybe more?

Anywho, let's see how this rolls!

Many thanks to Din for coming into the studio and as always, thanks for listening.


Thursday, 4 October 2018

Ruby Slippers Oct. 5 2018 7-8 pm

Hey everybody,

Happy October to one and all and for those of us celebrating Thanksgiving, well, there is much to be thankful for.

Hope this playlist starts your  weekend off on a positive note.


(How Can I Keep You) Outta Harm's Way ... King Khan & The Shrines *
What You Said Last Night ... The Midways *
Black Widow ... The Matadors *
Shoreline Stares Part 1 ... Andrew McPherson *
Shoreline Stares Part 2 ... Andrew McPherson *
Sweet As A Rose ... Eugene Ripper*
Perfect Storm ... Van Halst *
Hunger ... Anthems In Ashes *
All Along The Watchtower ... Afterhere
Aqueous Transmission ... Incubus
How Long ... Mauno *
Hurdy Gurdy Man ... Donovan
Tubular World ... Mike Oldfield
Raven Girl ... The Room In The Wood

Thanks for listening

Thursday, 27 September 2018

Ruby Slippers September 28 2018 7-8 pm

Hey everybody!

It was a real long process this week, back and forth, back and forth.
But it's finally here and I gotta say, I really like it.
Hope you do too.

11am ... Incubus
I've Lost My Mind ... Andrew McPherson *
Primary ... The Cure
She Turned Into A Zombie ... The Screamagers *
Go Van Gogh ... Eugene Ripper * (new!)
Permanent Honeymoon ... Teen Ravine * (new)
Just You and Me ... Bravestation *
Listen 2 Love ... Church of Trees * (Graflex remix) (new)
Big Time Sensuality ... Bjork
Set Fire To Your Friends ... The Box Tiger *
The Long Way Home ... Talk Show Host * (new)
Curtain Call ... HITMAN * (new)
We're Off You Know ... Klaatu *
Time Travellers ... Eric & The Soo * (new)
Waking Dream ... The Black and White Dreams
Storm ... Beauty in Chaos

That's it!
Thanks for listening

BY THE WAY ... if you donate early to the membership drive, coming up in November, you will be entered into an awesome draw for some very cool tickets.

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Ruby Slippers for September 21 2018

Hey everybody

Despite the heat and swampy weather, it's here! The Fall Equinox!

Let's celebrate!

In The Dark ... Reignwolf *
Drive ... CATL * (new!)
I Put  Spell on You (cover)... The Kills
Burning Forever ... Roy
Bubble Boy ... The Pink Elephants * (new!)
Marathon ... Enrights * (new!)
Silverado ... Dreamgirl
Bones ... Roy's Bag * (Halifax!)
Strange Days ... The Doors (not Halifax!)
Shooting Star ... Clara Venice *
The Hitman ... House of Daggers *
See Ya later Alligator ... Jock Tears *
Corrupt Principles ... Cyanide Kiss *
Gun Street ft Tom Waits (remix) ... InFiction

Thanks for listening! and as always thanks to the artists who have so generously shared their music with this show.

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Thursday, 13 September 2018

Ruby Slippers September 14 2018 7-8 pm

Hey everybody!

Can't really give you a definitive playlist as there is a cohost in place but the list he picked is here and we will no doubt put together the list on the fly!

Will reorder after the fact but here is it, as per Christian D!

Ziggy Stardust ... Bauhaus
Release the Bats ... The Birthday Party
Vampire Rocker ... Christian D and the Hangovers *
Cornfed Dames ... The Cramps
Long Snake Moan ... PJ Harvey
Dive ... Christian DeArmond and Helena Berlin *
Blood on the Frozen Sand ... Christian and the Sinners *
Frozen Sand Interlude ... Christian DeArmond *
Wicker Man ... Bubaiskull *
Environmental Blues ... Christian and the Sinners *
Heart's Gonna Bleed ...  Christian and the Sinners *
Church ... Christian and the Sinners *

The EP "The Perversion of Something Good" goes into general release SOON !!!!!

Thanks for listening and a special thanks to Christian D for dropping by.

If you are curious about this track, here it is.

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds "The Curse of Millhaven"

Thursday, 6 September 2018

Ruby Slippers September 7 7-8 pm 2018

Hey everybody!
Yikes! it is right and truly September now and fall is upon us, I don't care what the weather guy says.
Coming in with some pretty heavy stuff, a few covers, two new tracks. And classic Donovan.
See for yourself.

Divide ... The Slyde *
St. Paul and Queen ... The Lucky Ones *
Touch Me ... Clinic
Sweet C.C. ... Ty Segall
Blue Flower/Blue Frame ... Destroyer *
Mirror North ... WHOOP-Szo *
Hello I Love You ... Dark Horses
Season of the Witch ... Donovan
I Like Hanging Out With You ... Virtue Signals (new)
Yada Yada Yada ... Royal Chant
Burn The Witch ... Radiohead
Born In The USA ... Ben Sir *
Love and Fidelity ... Death Party Playground *
Launch Code ... Luau or Die *
Army Green ... Single Mothers * (new)
Little Lightmaker ... Linda Em (new)
Sniffer's Row ... White Star Line *
Our Imaginary Past ... Circle

How's about that?
Thanks for listening