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Alphabetical Lifetime Staples

This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, a mash of old friends we can’t stand to stay away from for too long. It’s always a pleasure returning to visit. These are songs we know the words to, almost as well as they know us.
In alphabetical order by artist, too! Dedicated to my new spawn, June Moon. Welcome to Earth, baby.

Here is the file for live broadcast on CHLY 101.7FM on Wednesday July 4th, 2018

Dem tracks:

Beck – Devil’s Haircut
The Black Keys – The Only One
The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots
The Flaming Lips – Do You Realize?
Pixies – Monkey Gone to Heaven
Pixies – Hey
Pixies – Where is My Mind?
Radiohead – Just
The Smashing Pumpkins – Tonight, Tonight
The Smashing Pumpkins – 1979
The Strokes – Someday
The Strokes – Last Nite
The Vines – Get Free
Weezer – Buddy Holly
Weezer – Say it Aint So
The White Stripes – The Hardest Button to Button
The White Stripes – Fell in Love With a Girl

Cool Helicopter Story, Bro

Another banger of a good show. 80% music, 20% cool story.

Here is the file

Here are the tracks:

Elvis Presley – Crawfish
The Horrors – Still Life
La Luz – Call Me in the Day
Phil Cordell – Red Lady
Emitt Rhodes – Somebody Made For Me
Lion – You’ve Got a Woman
Shintaro Sakamoto – Mask on Mask
Kings Go Forth- High on Your Love
The Ruby Suns – Oh, Mojave
Goat Girl – Cracker Drool
Shannon and the Clams – Ozma
Shannon and the Clams – Rip Van Winkle
Natural Child – Sure is Nice
Guantanamo Baywatch – Barbacoa
The Moth Podcast – Brian Gavagan’s Helicopter Ride

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Straight Up Hip Hop

It’s been a year since putting together an all-hip hop show for the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour. One hour of uninterrupted hip hop music for your listening pleasure.

Here is the file, airing live on Wednesday, May 23rd 2018

People Under the Stairs – Graffiti on a High School Wall
People Under the Stairs – Montego Slay
Pete Rock – Back on da Block
Pete Rock – The Boss
Camp Lo – Luchini AKA This is It
A Tribe Called Quest – Melatonin
Q-Tip – ManWomenBoogie
Jurassic 5 – If You Only Knew
Digable Planets – Rebirth of Slick
Digable Planets – Where I’m From
Blackalicious – Swan Lake
Blackalicious – Shallow Days
Del the Funky Homosapien – Ahonetwo, Ahonetwo
KRS-One – A Friend