Friday, 26 November 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Nov 26 2021 7-8 pm


 Hey hey everybody!

Thanks so much to everyone who contributed to the show during the run up to and during the membership week. You are all super stars!

If you have not donated to CIUT (and this show!) I hope you will consider doing so at 

Every little bit helps to keep this jewel of a station going.

And now on with this week's show.

Walks In The Park ... Inca Babies

Break Glass ... Beams *

Nova Heart ... Strange Advance *

I Was Made For Loving You ... Michael Van Merwyk (with intro by Melanie our German music        


Heal My Wounds ... Michael Van Merwyk

Bed I Made ... Allen Stone with Alyssia Cara

Fog (Again Again Version) ... Radiohead

Speaking In Code .... Carol Pope and Clara Venice *

Iron Grid ... Retrograth

Rent & Taxes ... Asyncdrone *

Carpet Ants ... Lucy Jinx *

Cancel the Party ... Julie Dorion *

Dancing On My Own ... Michele Rasky *

Take Me To Your Leader ... Joan as Police Woman, Tony Allen, Dave Okumu

You Gotta Be Yourself ... Language Arts *

Waiting ... Royal Castles *

Arias and Symphonies ... Gowan *

Thanks for listening

Stay safe


Thursday, 18 November 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Nov 19 (membership, baby) 2021 7-8 pm

 Hey hey everybody!

This is the membership show. 

I loaded it with good music, prize giveaways, and credit where it's due to the artists and you the listener!

Without the lot of you, Ruby Slippers would not be possible. Many many thanks to each and every one of you. 

If you wish to donate to this show and the station please go to and click on Donate (and tell em CarolB sent you)

So now on with the show

Gudbuy T'Jane ...Slade

Icare ... Hippie Hourrah * (bedtrack)

Turning Away ... The Kundalini Genie

Heaven is All Around ... Las Venus Electric *

Parler les Etoiles ... Hippie Hourrah * (bedtrack)

Rumours ... Carbon Memory *

Stone ... I Am A Rocketship

In My Head ... The Grendels *

Owl Hunting ... Explosions In The Sky (bedtrack)

1997 Again ... Leah Callahan

Weapons ... Rough Trade *

Fields Test .... Krystle B Love * (bedtrack)

Leave A Light On ... Modest Mouse

Milk Of Tragedy .... Arsenic Tea Party

Woman ... Epitaph

Fantome .... Hippie Hourrah * (bedtrack)

TV God ...  Art d'Ecco *

Sock It To Me .... Greg Clarke*

Learning to Fly ... Food Fighters

Thanks for listening

Stay safe and thanks for donating to CIUT895FM




Thursday, 11 November 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Nov 12 2021 7-8 pm


 Hey hey everybody!

Only ONE WEEK until the "Ride the Airwaves" membership drive!

So to get you in the spirit of the event, I am holding a draw for a copy of Dave Grohl's autobiography "The Storyteller" to anyone who donates to this show in advance of the drive!

Just go to, click on "donate" and indicate that you listen to Ruby Slippers! Good luck to all of you!

Now, on with the show....

22nd Century Dandy ... Pepe Deluxe (!!)

Penny For Your Thoughts ... My Morning Jacket

Woman ... Epitaph (interview with Cliff Jackson and Melanie Poel part one)

On Your Knees ... Epitaph (interview part two)

Black Moon ... Civic TV * (!!)

Mouth Poisons ... TRAITRS * (!!)

Furies (Dance of the Nudes ) ... Denmother * (!!)

Stress ... Sofa *

Born of Machines ... The Design Abstract *

Coffee ... Megan Nash *

Teleportation  Machine ... Mirror Pictures

The Waiting Game (just a taste of this to go out) ... Lunar Vacation

Thanks for listening.

Stay safe

!! entire album really worth investigating

Thursday, 4 November 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Nov 5 2021 7-8 pm

Hey hey everybody

The journey continues and tonite we have a very special programme.

Smile ...BUSM *

Impossible ...Odonis Odonis *

Queen ... The Town Heroes *

Ancient Mysteries, Described ... Deerhoof

Cover Me ... Act of Nature *

Rock n Roll Attitude (Will Never Die ) ... Loquillo Y Trogloditas (intro by Melanie)

Get Me Home ... Foxy Mammals (another Melanie pick)

Magic ... Grand Splendid *

Tonight ... Carbon Memory *

Orbiting Heaven ... The Sea At Midnight

No One Believes Me ... Her Motives are Silent *

Illuminate (Delta Omega remix) ... Revolution Above Disorder *

You Can Close Your Eyes ... Gail and Phil Levy *

Blackbird ... Gail and Phil Levy * 

Autumn ... Explosions in the Sky

Thank you to the Levys for sharing their music in honour of a beautiful and courageous friend.

Stay safe



Friday, 29 October 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Oct 29 2021 Spooktacular show 7-8 pm

Hey hey everybody,

Here we are again, the most wonderful time of the year.

May I present this year's SPOOKTACULAR playlist (although I could have honestly done a 4 hour edition LOL)

Enjoy responsibly!

Truth and Ruin ... Dead Quiet *

The Killing Moon ... Echo and the Bunnymen

Head on The Wall ... Church of Trees *

Ghosts ... Japan

Sonic Ghosts (ft. Retrograth) ... Null-O Band

World of Noise ... Deep Covers *

Ghost in Studio B (a true story) ... Greg Clarke *

Seven Deadly Sins ... Whitehorse *

The Afterlife ... Yacht

Train ... The Brains *

Vampire Rocker ... Christian and the Sinners *

Yellow ft. Lizzy Mcalpine ... Field Guide *

Zombies Have Rights Too ... Makar

Tubular Bells (extro) ... The Book of Love

Stay safe, stay spooky! See you next week and thanks for listening.


Thursday, 21 October 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Oct. 22 2021 7-8 pm

Hey hey everybody!

Here's the playlist for this week. 

Next week will be the annual SPOOKTACULAR show so remember to get the cauldrons bubbling and the lights turned low. 

Best. Time. Ever.

Macaroni Birthday (intro) ... Macaroni Birthday Time *

Do You Ever Wonder ... Martha and the Muffins *

Middle Earth ... Whitehorse *

Other Moon ... Falcon Jane *

Paper Planes ...Francois Klark *

Here We Are ... Eep

Fighting Bulls ... Another Sky

Feels So Good ... Eclecticus *

Lea Bridge ... James Sullivan

Crazy ... Taming Sari *

Jitterbug ... TULIPS

Afterglow ... The Sea At Midnight

I Can Wait ... Low

Sun Killer ... Spiritbox *

Bang Bang (My Baby Shot Me Down) ... Sultans of String *

Macaroni Birthday (Goodbye!) ... Macaroni Birthday Time *

Thanks for listening.

Stay safe


Thursday, 14 October 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Oct 15 2021 7-8 pm


 Hey hey everybody!

Here's the playlist. Enjoy

Out of My Head ...Mobile * (by request)

Mirror Mirror ... HotKid *

The Great Divide ... Geordie Gordon *

Asi Soy (This is Me) ... Sultans of String *

Any Other Way ... Elizabeth Shepherd and Michael Occhipinti *

Dream ... Opium Moon *

Under the Rolling Moon ... Ducks Ltd *

How To Paint Clouds ... Absolutely Free *

Death From Above ... ACTORS *

Seven Deadly Sins ... Whitehorse*

Joni: LA's Number One Health Goth ... illuminati hotties

Satellite (live) ... The Dollyrots

Ghosts of New York State ... Star Rover

Aunty Depressants ... Aunty Social *

The Florist ... Nick Hudson

Thanks for listening

Stay safe