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Wed Oct 12 Hour of Tunes

The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour this week is another jam-packed hour of non-stop music!  I pipe in every now and then to tell you the artists. Here is a visual track list:

HNNY – Sunday
HNNY – Memory Tape One
Dirty Art Club – Fantasy Phone
Dirty Art Club – Napalm Skyline
Dirty Art Club – Dead Man’s Letters
Dirty Art Club – One Thousand
Onra – Ms. Ho
Junior Kimbrough – Meet Me in the City
Darondo – Didn’t I
Blonde Redhead – Cat on Tin Roof
Rubblebucket – Came Out of a Lady
Tune Yards – Wait for a Minute
Jonwayne – Andrew
Jehst – Bluebells
Dirty Art Club – Just a Memory
Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Can’t Keep Checking My Phone
HNNY – Cheer Up My Brother

Here’s the link to stream online.

The SSVH has aired on CHLY 101.7fm every Wednesday morning since 2012. Listen live at 8am PST at www.tinyurl.com/chlyradio

Podcast Announcement & 1 Hour of Music

That’s right! The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour is now available as a downloadable podcast! Here’s the link to the RSS, or search for it on iTunes, or whatever podcast service you use.

As a special treat, I am offering a pre-release of  tomorrow morning’s show to demonstrate the benefit of this wonderful technology! This is the first time I’ve released a show before it’s air date. Seize the moment, and subscribe to the podcast!

There is one hour of music packaged up in this tight little bundle. Here is the tracklist!

  • Brigitte Fontaine – Le goudron
  • Willy Mason – Restless Fugitive
  • Badbadnotgood – Time Moves Slowly
  • Helado Negro – It’s My Brown Skin
  • Badbadnotgood – Confessions
  • Badbadnotgood – Kaleidoscope
  • Daedalus – Special Re: Quest
  • Libey Mas’aduley – Teranga Beat
  • Django Django – Skies Over Cairo
  • Sao Paulo Underground – Olhaloui
  • Arbes – Sun on my Back
  • Tune-Yards



SSVH: Major Variety

Did you know that we podcast downloadable episodes now? You can search The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour on your favourite podcast-getter. WHA-POW! Twenty-first century. My favourite podcast app is PocketCasts. Its likely the best $6.00 I ever spent.

This week on the show, from classical music, to new British releases and collaborations, right on through to a special edition of Rap News from the Juice Media. The show ends with a clip from a Real News Network  interview with Chris Hedges.
The RSS link is here.

Or stream online at mixcloud.com/ashta