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Half Tunes, Half Wolff

This week on tHe SwEet an sOuR vArIeTy HoUR
Half music, half talking. The first 30 minutes is uninterrupted tunage, including my favourite track off Smithy Ramone’s new EP Cursed (you can even get a comic book or cassette tape!). The second half is a segment by global community member and economic expert of the world, Richard D. Wolff giving us the lowdown on current ish.

From the Economic Update website: Updates on UK’s Liberal Democrats advocating serious reduction of wealth and income inequality, Sears CEO blames pensions for Sears’ problems, JP Morgan predicts next financial collapse in 2020, failure to deal with opioid crisis, G-20 meeting in Argentina evades real issues, Europeans clash with US over trade with Iran, trivial SEC fine for Citigroup dishonesty with investors. Major discussion: political economy of immigration as a right-wing issue and an effective left-wing response.

Here is the  SSVH file airing Wednesday, October 17th 2018 on CHLY 101.7fm

Wha happened
The Feelies – The Boy with the perpetual Nervousness
Smithy Ramone – Snoozin’ for a Bruisin’
Crumb – Vinta
Crumb – Plants
Love – Always See Your Face
Yellow Days – A Little While
DisClosure, Al Green – Feel Like I Do
Richard Wolff, Economic Update: The Immigration Issue and Capitalism
Pogo – Hoo Ba Ba Kanda

All over the place and NAFTA

This week on the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, we have about 45 minutes of uninterrupted music, followed by The Real News Network’s coverage of the NAFTA deal, now called USMCA.  The tunes are just all over the spectrum. See track list below.

Here is the file, airing Wednesday October 10th, 2018 on CHLY 101.7fm

Gui Boratto – Striker
John Talabot – Naomi
John Talabot – Korlee
Siriusmo – Urlab in Berlin
Hercules and Love Affair – Raise Me Up
Split Lip Rayfield – Never Make it Home
Charlie Parr – Rocky Raccoon
Charlie Parr – 1922 Blues
WHY? – This Ole King
Conspiracy of Owls – A Silver Song
Nicole Atkins – Brooklyn’son Fire!
The Real News Network: NAFTA 2.0 Enshrines Deregulation for all of North America
Todd Snider – Conservative, Christian, Right Wing Republicans

Everyone is fine

This week on the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, tracks from the FINE debut release “thanks for asking”, and then,  like,  other songs by other artists.

Here is the file for airing on Wednesday August 15th, 2018 on CHLY 101.7fm

Trax…

Fine – Love Puke
Fine – Trauma and Depression
Broadcast – Tears in the Typing Pool
John Maus – Walls of Silence
Sean Nicholas Savage – Let Me Out
Sean Nicholas Savage – Disco Dancing
Mild High Club – Skiptracing
Varsity – So sad, So Sad
Bent – So Long Without You
Benjamin Gibbard – Somethings Rattling
Matthew E. White – Eyes Like The Rest
Little Dragon – Feather