Category Archives: Radio

Tree Frogs

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  • Los Lobos, Kiko and the Lavender Moon
  • Luiz Bonfa, Pernambu
  • Alex Izenberg, To Move On
  • Nancy Wilson, How Glad I Am
  • Linda McCartney, Seaside Woman
  • Johnnie Frierson, Have You Been Good To Yourself?
  • Pierre Cavalli, Un Soir Chez Norris
  • Wings, Spin It On
  • Ween, Learnin’ to Love
  • Blackrock, Yeah Yeah
  • Max Webster, Toronto Tonto’s
  • Gorillaz, Last Living Souls
  • They Might Be Giants, Seven Days of the Week (I Never Go To Work)
  • Talking Heads, Born Under Punches
  • The Avalanches, Frontier Psychiatrist
  • Beck, Gamma Ray
  • The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Bellbottoms
  • Grant Lee Buffalo, Mockingbirds

Music Sandwich

This week on the Sweet and Sour Variety Hour; an hour of carefully selected tunes for your little earholes and pulsing brainmeats.

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Airing live to 40 coastal communities around the Salish Sea via CHLY 101.7FM on Wednesday April 20th 2022.

  • Thao & The Get Down Stay Down, We The Common
  • My Bubba, Big Bad Good
  • Hurray for the Riff Raff, Blue Ridge Mountain
  • Malvina Reynolds, Little Boxes
  • Judy Henske, Till the Real Thing Comes Along
  • Adia Victoria, Stuck in the South
  • Molly Drake , Little Weaver Bird
  • Caroline Rose, Blood on Your Bootheels
  • The Drums, Money
  • Melody’s Echo Chamber, Some Time Alone Alone
  • Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Hunnybee
  • Molchat Doma, Судно
  • Her’s, Harvey
  • The Smiths, This Night Has Opened My Eyes
  • Cheekface, Dry Heat Nice Town
  • Rostam, Rudy
  • Jaeden Camstra, Open Window
  • Del The Funky Homosapien, Sunny Meadowz

Morning Mayhem

The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour! AGAIN!!!!

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  • Hey Cowboy!, Freckles
  • Palehound, Cinnamon
  • Deerhoof/Awkwafina, Your Dystopic Creation Doesn’t Fear You
  • Caroline Rose, Jeannie Becomes a Mom
  • Stef Chura, Spotted Gold
  • Dianna Lopez, So I Don’t Feel Useless
  • Luna Li, Baby Shred
  • Habibi, Siin
  • Melody’s Echo Chamber, Shirim
  • Little Dragon, Where You Belong
  • KMD, Peachfuzz
  • A Tribe Called Quest, Excursions
  • MF DOOM, Licorice
  • MF DOOM, Saffron
  • MF DOOM, Benzoin Gum
  • MF DOOM, Sarsaparilla
  • MF DOOM, Coffin Nails,
  • Christian Rowell – Rapp Snitch Knishes
  • Bass Fury, Nada

Episode 584: Unusual Fruit

The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour is a celebration on a radio station of cooperation, participation, information, and let’s face it, alliteration. This program has been carefully curated for you specifically*, and is ABSOLUTELY GUARANTEED to fit your tastes exactly**.

*as one of a million potential listeners, **not guaranteed

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  • Spirit, The Other Song
  • The Mermen, The Goodbye
  • Jess Sah Bi & Peter One, Clipo Clipo
  • Etran de L’Air, Agrim Agadez
  • Daniel Lanois, Frozen
  • Jr Thomas & The Volcanos, Burning Fire
  • Extra Golden, It’s Not Easy
  • Osees & Thee Oh Sees, Said the Shovel
  • Philip Glass/Kronos Quartet/Michael Riesman, Osamu’s Theme
  • The Petch Phin Thong Band, Soul Lam Plearn
  • Gil Trythall, Folsom Prison Blues
  • Thundercat, Walkin’
  • KAYTRANADA, At All
  • @specialtyproduce, mangosteen
  • @specialtyproduce, cara cara orange
  • @specialtyproduce, rhubarb
  • @specialtyproduce, canistel/yellow sapote/eggfruit
  • @specialtyproduce, black sapote/ chocolate pudding fruit