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Talk Radio Extravaganza

100% talk this week. Deal with it!

Here is the file for Wednesday March 18th, 2018

Here’s what was on:
The Real News Network: Facebook hearing. The two day congressional hearing with Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg opens a door to regulating social media privacy, which is especially needed given that Facebook and similar media companies are virtual monopolies in their fields, says Justin Anderson.

Song Exploder: Stranger Things. The theme music, along with the rest of the show’s score, was composed by Michael Stein and Kyle Dixon of the band SURVIVE. In this episode, they break down how they made the main title theme.

The Real News Network: Syria. U.S. President Donald Trump ordered a military strike on the Syrian government after Salafi-jihadist rebels alleged a chemical attack in Douma, but human rights expert Alfred de Zayas says this is illegal under international law.

The Real News Network: Tar Sands. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau convenes an emergency cabinet meeting to save Trans Mountain while Alberta Premier Rachel Notley warns of a “constitutional crisis.” Dimitri Lascaris reports

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

Tracklist:
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

Non Stop Music Hour

Airing live at 8am PST on Wednesday September 27th

Here is the file

An uninterrupted hour of tunes that move through lots of different sounds.

Here’s the tracklist
Chewing Gum (Concrete Tooth Mix) – Cotton Jones Basket Ride
Mambo Sun – T. Rex
Six White Horses – Karl Blau
Blood And Roses – The Smithereens
Little Dog Mind – Twain
Switch – Cass McCombs
Forrowest- Forro In the Dark
Intentions – The Whitest Boy Alive
Motion Animal – Crash
Tesselation – Mild High Club
Now I’m Happy – Marvin Pontiac
Pancakes – Marvin Pontiac
Getting Nasty – Ike Turner & The Kings of Rhythm
August Twelve – Khruangbin
People Everywhere (Still Alive) – Khruangbin
Galt MacDermot – Tap Your Foot

Coming to a venue near us!

This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour features music from artists who have upcoming shows in the CHLY broadcast range!

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Tracks:

Twin Bandit –  Everything Under the Sun
1st Annual Gabriola Music Festival September 2-3

Bonobo – Cirrus
Bonobo – Kong
Malkin Bowl Vancouver, September 15

Phantogram – Turn it Off
Arcade Fire – Mountains Beyond Mountains
Both bands play at the Pacific Coliseum Vancouver, October 14th

Beck – Scarecrow
Orpheum Vancouver, August 24th (today!)

D.D. Dumbo – Walrus
Biltmore Cabaret Vancouver, September 16

Born Ruffians – Badonkadonkey
Born Ruffians – Sole Brother
Sugar in Victoria, September 28th

The B52’s- Dirty Back Road
PNE Amphetheatre Vancouver, August 30th

The New Pornographers – Mass Romantic
Sugar in Victoria, September 28th

Reverend Horton Heat – Victory Lap
Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, September 7th

The Devil Makes Three – Hand Back Down
Commodore Ballroom Vancouver, November 12th