Friday 31 December 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Dec 31 (Happy New Year's!) 2021 7-8 pm


 Hey hey everybody!

The end of another interesting year. Yikes!

Let's go out with a ton of new music as well as a few weird and wonderful tracks (more to follow, promise for 2022!)

California Gothic ... Lowest of the Low *

Soul at Seven ... The Hypnotics *

Locals ... The Jesus Bolt

 Sweet City Woman ... The Matinee *

We Do It but Never Know Why ... The Go! Team

Where Evil Grows ... The Zolas *

Book Of Kings ... Committee of Vultures 

Silver Gloves....Apollo Suns *

All The Girls with Boys Names ... DW Waterson *

Beautiful Devices ft. James McLeod ... Bex *

My Moon My Man ft. Rachel Sermanni ... The Fretless *

Can I Believe You ... Fleet Foxes

Free ... Beatrice Deer *

What The Hell I Got ... The Mohrs *

Total Eclipse ... Klaus Nomi (that's what I'm talking about! )

Smells Like Teen Spirit (extro) ... Crabe *

Thanks for listening.

Let's stay safe in 2022 and love our radio together!


Thursday 23 December 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Dec 24 2021 Xmas Xtravaganza 7-8 pm


Hey hey everybody!

Here is the playlist for this year's holiday show. 

There were so many to choose from I honestly needed at least 6 hours but am very grateful to be sharing this curated list with you on Christmas eve.

Stay safe and ho ho ho!

Present Face ... Garfunkel and Oates

The Chipmunk Song ... Clara Venice*

Frank the Christmas Turkey ... Antsy McClain and company

The Little Drummer Boy ... Die Roten Rosen (Melanie from Germany strikes again)

Happy Wife, Happy Christmas ... The Saszerac Swingers (jingle on, Melanie!)

I'm Gonna Have A Merry Christmas ... Lennie Gallant*

A Ukulele for Christmas ... Ukulele Lee

Father Christmas ... Platinum Blonde *

On This Christmas Eve ... Dream Aria *

A Song For A Winter's Night ... Glass Tiger & Natalie MacMaster *

I'll Be Home For Christmas ... Modesty Blaise

Song For Kwanzaa ... Sultans of String *

Last Christmas ... The Nursery *

We 3 Kings ... Ghost Cave ft. Scott Burland (thx to Rob Marinez from WBOI, Fort Wayne, Indiana)

Peace on Earth ... Greg Clarke *

The Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot ... Nat King Cole

See you on New Year's Eve!

*Cancon, baby

Thursday 16 December 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Dec 17th 2021 7-8 pm

 Hey hey everybody

This one really jumps around. Hang on for dear life!

I'm Going Slightly Mad ... Blue Hour Ghosts

Won't be Ashamed ... Pegasus Warning

You Can't Keep Us Down ... Danko Jones*

If I Don't Hear From You Tonight ... Courtney Barnett

Something Will Be Said ... land of Talk *

Tears of Pearls ... Wingtip

Elevated ... Neon Dreams *

Hit The Coast (Smallboy remix) ... Future Islands

Crash Myself Into You ... No Sunshine Collective *

Miss American Vampire 1970 ... Slashdance *

21st Century Schizoid Man ... Nash the Slash * (RIP)

Mercy ... The Shilohs *

Horse With No Name ... Sylvain Cossette *

The Empress (extro) ... Robin Guthrie

Thanks for listening. 


Stay safe.


Thursday 9 December 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Dec 10 2021 7-8 pm


Hey hey everybody

Here is the playlist for this week. Not gonna lie, it's all over the place.

Hang on for dear life and let's GO

Downtown Livin' ... Pink Leather Jackets *

Homo Sapies ... Parquet Courts

Two Masters ... Hex Beat *

Complicated (cover of Avril Lavigne) ... Dick Brave and the Backbeats *

Lucky Day ... Sasha (both picks by Melanie)

Goodbye ... LP

Keep Your Head up ... Pick A Piper *

What A Fool Believes ... Doobie Brothers (sorry, I needed to hear this)

Intimidated ft. H.E.R. ... Kaytranada *

Army of Zombies ... Lars Frederiksen

Spirit of the Radio ... Sam Coffey & The Iron Lungs *

I Need the Darkness ... Slow Down Molasses *

Dream Angus ... Alexandra Lost *

About As Helpful as You Can Be Without Being Any Help At All ... Dan Mangan *

Nanette ... Julia Daigle *

When Times Turns Around ... Alan Frew * (another need-to-hear this week)

Thanks for listening

Stay safe


Thursday 2 December 2021

Ruby Slippers Radio Dec 3 2021 7-8 pm

 Hey hey everybody!

Here we are again. More amazing music

Let's just get into it, shall we?

Creeps ... Velvet Bethany

Sun Hits The Sky ...Supergrass

Red Light ... The Spoons *

Where To Begin ... Tree Museum *

Second Sleep ... Thrillsville

Of Mind: Nocturne ... TesseracT

Caravan ... Ummagma *

Shimmer ... Steve Hillage

Born Lucky ... Touching *

Fading Into Obscurity ... Sloan *

Vertigo ... Sudden Waves *

Killing Time ... Slashdance *

Elephant ... Tame Impala

Old Emotions ... Felix & The Foreshadow *

Physical Business ... Stonerpop

Thanks for listening. Stay safe, my friends.

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