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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

Heat Wave Psych-out

Airing on Wednesday August 2nd, this week’s show is an hour of non-stop music. Some creamy and sparkling psychedelic rock, to be exact.

Here is the file

Morgan Delt – Escape Capsule
Heron Oblivion – Your Hollows
Triptides – Wake
Light Fantastic – Two Guitars
The Donkeys – Ride the Black Wave
The Psychic Alliance – Great God Pan
The Psychic Alliance – Yesteryear
Landlady – Solid Brass
Stef Chura – Spotted Gold
Brett Smiley – Queen of Hearts
Mega Bog – Fwee
Forth Wanderers – Nerves
WHY? – This Ole King
Hoops – Rules
Diet Cig – Harvard
Modern Lakes – A Long Goodbye

Funky Ragtime French Cafe

Live in the studio for this week’s episode of the SSVH. A whole hour of music that is so damn hard to describe. I shot a live video for the duration of the hour. Watch it here

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TOPS – The Hollow Sound of the Morning Chimes
Bobby Charles – Small Town Talk
Shintaro Sakamoto – [indiscernable japanese characters]
Amanaz – Green Apple
Cymande – Crawshay
Jonathan Richman – California Desert Party
Graeme Allwright – Qui a Tue Davy Moore
Colette Magny – Melocoton
Camille – Baby carni bird
Digable Planets – Black Ego
Danger Doom – Crosshairs
Raury- All We Need

Variety Replay plus Colonization 150

On today’s show:
Approximately 45 minutes of uninterrupted good music, followed by a pre-“canada day” explanation of why “Canada 150” is so whack. Hosted by Gabor Mate’s son, Aaron Mate!

The file is right here.

Lambchop – When You Were Mine
Vetiver – Strictly Rule
Devandra Banhart – Never Seen Such Good Things
Cotton Jones – Up a Tree
Vetiver – You May Be Blue
Mild High Club – Homage
M. Ward – Chinese Translation
Cass McCombs – The Same Thing
Dorothy Ashby – Invitation
Dirty Art Car – Queen Persephone
CAN – I’m So Green
Funkadelic – Can You Get to That
The Real News Network: Indigenous Activists See Canada’s 150th as ‘Celebration of Colonization’