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Hang and Twang

This week on the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, an hour of music for your listening plesh’. Special dedication for Geoff. Happy 40’th!

The file.

The tracks

  • The Reverand Peyton’s Big Damn Band – Pot Roast and Kisses
  • Pokey LaFarge – Going to the Country
  • T. Rex – Jeepster
  • Roger Miller – I’ve Been a Long Time Leavin’
  • Billy Fury – A Wondrous Place
  • Ween – Sweetheart
  • Brian Eno – Burning Airlines Give You So Much
  • The King Kahn & BBQ Show – Waddlin Around
  • Lou Reed – Street Hassle
  • Duane Eddy – Stalkin’
  • David Bowie – The Width of a Circle
  • The Velvet Underground – Rock and Roll
  • The King Kahn &BBQ Show – I’ll Be Lovin You
  • The Gories – Thunderbird ESQ
  • T. Rex – Mambo Sun

It’s My Birthday Show!

For the first time in Sweet and Sour history, my birthday falls on a Wednesday! I’m 34, and as a gift to myself (and you), I have put together this little playlist. Enjoieeee

Here is the file

The tracks:

  • Anika – I Go To Sleep
  • Kamasi Washington – Cherokee
  • Kamasi Washington – Desire
  • ALA.NI – Cherry Blossom (Moors Remix)
  • French 79, Sarah Rebecca – Diamond Veins
  • Vulfpeck, Antwaun Stanley – 3 on E
  • Jaqueline Taieb – La Plus Belle Chanson
  • Heinz Kiessling – Butterfly By
  • The Flaming Lips – Will You Return/When You Come Down
  • Vulfpeck, Joey Dosik – LAX
  • The Reverenc Peyton’s Big Damn Band – Shake Your Monkey Maker
  • Infinite Bisous – Racist Uncle
  • Spoon – Rainy Taxi
  • Kevin Morby – Campfire
  • Yo La Tengo – Wasn’t Born to Follow
  • MF Doom, Flofilz – Coco Mango

Hip Hop Throwback

Some favourite old school hip hop tracks laid down on a live session in the CHLY downtown studios. Brought to life once more for this weeks Sweet and Sour’ness

Here is the track, decipherable on the 101.7FM frequency of terrestrial radio CHLY-FM at 8am PST on Wednesday July 8th 2020


  • People Under the Stairs – Graffiti on a High School Wall
  • People Under the Stairs – Montego Slay
  • Pete Rock – Back on da Block
  • Pete Rock – The Boss
  • Camp Lo – Luchini AKA This is It
  • A Tribe Called Quest – Melatonin
  • Q-Tip – ManWomenBoogie
  • Jurassic 5 – If You Only Knew
  • Digable Planets – Rebirth of Slick
  • Digable Planets – Where I’m From
  • Blackalicious – Swan Lake
  • Blackalicious – Shallow Days
  • Del the Funky Homosapien – Ahonetwo, Ahonetwo
  • KRS-One – A Friend

Requests, Onyeabor, & Decomposed on Beethoven

This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour; we take a couple of special requests, and then we hear a ten-minute long 1980’s Nigerian rhythm from William Onyeabor. After that, an episode of Decomposed, a show from American Public Media.

Here is the file

The Tracks

  • ESG – Six Pack
  • Tortoise – Hot Coffee
  • Brian Eno – Burning Airlines Give You So Much More
  • XL- The Looking Glass
  • The Seshen – Distant Heart
  • Ry Cooder, Manuel Galban – Drume Negrita
  • Willian Onyeabor – The Moon and the Sun
  • Decomposed – “There is Only One Beethoven”