Today ‘s episode is a fantastic mix of musical genres and my big mouth. Yeah, I talk more than usual during this one. Enjoy!
The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour airing at 8am 2021 Feb 24 on CHLY 101.7
Carolyn Mark , All Time Low Damien Jurado, Radioactivity Pierre Cavalli, Un soir chez Norris Alice Russell, For Once in my Life Betty Carter, Thou Swell Anitek, French Mellow
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, Happy Anatomy Sean Nicolas Savage, Propaganda Y La Bamba, Ojos Del Sol Papooz, Ann Wants to Dance William Onyeabor, Do You Want a Man (remix) Portugal, Noise Pollution Lack of Afro, Touch my Soul Jessy Lanza, I Talk Bb Infinite Bisous, The Past Tense Zammuto, Yay
The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, every Wednesday morning airs live to about 1.5 million human beings, a few billion notable sea creatures, and literally trillions of bacterium. Yes, every one of these living organisms will be surrounded with the invisible frequency transmission of these songs via terrestrial radio giant
CHLY 101.7 FM at 8am PST on Wednesday.
The particular music which makes up this week’s signal-shower is very dear to me. Some of it is strange. Some of it is not. All of it is wonderful.
Special mention goes out to someone named
Ashton Freeman, on whom I have fervently mortgaged my home in order to place irresponsible bets on their imminent musical success.
The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour on Wednesday February 3rd, 2021
Jack Stauber – The Ballad of Hamantha Jack Stauber – Dead Weight Jack Stauber – Gettin’ my Mom on Circles Around the Sun (feat. Neal Casal) – Saturday’s Children The Beatles – Octopus’s Garden Guttermouth – Lemon Water The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots Ashton Freeman – Part of Me Ashton Freeman – Where You Need Me Most Ashton Freeman – Empty Handed Ashton Freeman – You Make Me Happy Girlpool – Before the World was Big The Dead Milkmen – Lydia, The Tattooed Lady Joan Jett and the Blackhearts – Science Fiction/Double Feature
This week on the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, an hour of music from the 1960’s era of changing sounds.
Rock and roll in its purest form was gradually overtaken by
pop rock, beat, psychedelic rock, blues rock, and folk rock, which had grown in popularity Wikipedia
Wrapping up the collection is a set of 4 tracks by Canadian artists, for, y’know, CANCON.
Here is the file
Donovan – Clara Clairvoyant Donovan – Hurdy Gurdy Man Jefferson Airplane – Today Jefferson Airplane – White Rabbit The Zombies – She’s Not There The Animals – Don’t Let Me Be Misunderstood The Yardbirds – For Your Love Nancy Sinatra – These Boots Were Made For Walkin’ Jimi Hendrix – Voodoo Child Electric Light Orchestra – Strange Magic T. Rex – Mambo Sun Shuggie Oats – Sweet Thang Link Wray – Rumble The Surfaris – Wipe Out The Dixie Cups – Iko Iko The Band – Ophelia Joni Mitchell – California Buffy Sainte Marie – Universal Soldier Gordon Lightfoot – Big Steel Rail
This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, we hear three distinctive sounds over the course of the program. Notably, the second set features five of my favourite tracks from the brand new (substantial! 27 track) album
Reaching For the Sun by San Fransisco band Burnt.
Frances Forever – Space Girl Wabie – Hey Lover! The Hip Abduction – Higher Alex G – Sarah Burnt – Pink Pearl Burnt – Stovepipe Burnt – Bolo the Kelp Rider Burnt – Raindrops Burnt – True Love Never Chain The Greyboy Allstars – How Glad I Am Fatboy Slim – Put It Back Together MGMT – Congratulations ALO – Cowboys and Chorus Girls Skookum Sound System, Csetkwe Remix – Heyoka Crisis
On this episode of The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, music, music, music.
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Here is the program file
Badbadnotgood – The Chocolate Conquistadors Pa Salieu, Mahalia – Energy Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – Leventille Road March Ramsey Lewis – Cry Baby Cry Dorothy Ashby – Action Line Sufjan Stevens – Come on! Timber Timbre – Grifting Blondie – Once I Had a Love (Redux) Vulfpeck – Aunt Leslie Darondo (Feat.The Park) – 2012 Little Dragon, Moses Sumney – The Other Lover Leenalchi – Tiger is Coming