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Instruments and Computers

All music. This week is all a-stew with chunky basslines, textured repetitive sounds, complicated melodies, a strong bit of electronic, and a generous helping of disco nostaglia. 2 weeks in a row of an uninterrupted music SSVH?

The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour for Wednesday, March 7th, 2018.

PS: Im on instagram, eh? @ssvhradio

Kappalelista, baby.
EMAEL – Yellowtail (FMK)
Kuzich – Rinjani Nights
KAYTRANADA, BadBadNotGood – Weight Off
Metronomy – Reservoir
Hot Chip – Warning
Ratatat – Wildcat
Jamie xx – Sleep Sound
Crystal Castles – Crimewave
Crystal Castles – Magic Spells
Grimes – Genesis
Santigold – Creator
Santigold – Disparate Youth
Simian Mobile Disco – I Believe
Siriusmo – High Together
Justice – Phantom

The Mysterious and Unexpected SSVH

Uninterrupted hour of music.  Y’ never knows what you gets, b’y.

Here lies forever, a file of the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour broadcast on the last day of February 2018, the 28th.  Evidently, a Wednesday.

These were the songs.

Johnnie Frierson – Have You Been Good to Yourself
Shin Joong Hyun – Beautiful Woman
Kim Jung Mi – Your Dream
Betty Chung – Bang Bang
Geoff & Maria Mulduar – Brazil
Supergrass – Coffee in the Pot
Django Reinhardt- I’ll See you in my Dreams
Kathy Heiderman – Fine Street Woman
The Bees – Who Cares What the Question Is?
Gomez – Whippin’ Piccadilly
VulfPeck – Outro
Foxygen – Shuggie
Sopwith Camel – Orange Peel
Desmond Cheese- Dope VHS Master
Devendra Banhart – Rats

Funky Soul and TRNN

This morning on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, we hear 50 minutes of uninterrupted old-timey funk and soul sounds. The final ten minutes is a recent episode from The Real News Network about Justin Trudeau’s recent cross-country town hall tour,  including a conversation with the guy from Winnipeg who challenged the Prime Minister and said “You’re good.”

Here is the file airing live on Wednesday February 21st, 2018

Shuggie Oats – Sweet Thang
Khruangbin – A Calf Born in Winter
Lack of Afro – For You
Menahan Street Band – Esma
Menahan Street Band – Montego Sunset
Nina Simone – Baltimore
Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Inspiration Information
Breakestra – Need a Little Love
El Michels Affair – Can It All Be So Simple
El Michels Affair – Snakes
Charles Bradley – Revelations (Instro)
Charles Bradley – Changes
The Real News Network: Confronting Trudeau on Climate Lies and Kinder Morgan Pipeline.
TRNN speaks with Clayton Thomas-Muller, an indigenous and environmental activist who challenged Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s pro-pipeline rhetoric during the PM’s cross-country town hall tour