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M.I.A to Eno

The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour is a radio program airing live to 40 coastal communities via CHLY 101.7FM from Nanaimo, BC. You can keep this independent media endeavor healthy and strong by setting up an automatic monthly contribution at chly.ca/donate

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  • M.I.A., Sunshowers
  • Santigold, Disparate Youth
  • Santigold, High Priestess
  • Little Dragon, Ritual Union
  • Disclosure/Al Green, Feel Like I Do
  • Remi Wolf, Anthony Kiedis
  • The Derevolutions, Yell It Out
  • Hercules and Love Affair, Raise Me Up
  • Brazilian Girls, Good Time
  • Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band, Dog was a Doughnut
  • Elvis Costello, Beyond Belief
  • Brian Eno, I’ll Come Running
  • Brian Eno & John Cale, Lay my Love
  • The Magnetic Fields, Strange Powers
  • Cocteau Twins, Cherry-coloured Funk
  • Grant Lee Buffalo, Mockingbirds
  • The Jesus and Mary Chain, Just like Honey

Weird and Wonderful with a side of Ram Dass

This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, a preprint of musical selections that have been pooled from a substantial sample size of song populations using the methodology of “quantitatively not sucking”. The scope of these results have no theoretical or technical focus.

Credentials & Affiliations: Ashta PhD Badassery, CHLY 101.7FM Radio Malaspina Society

Disclosures: none

The Conclusion

Author information:

  • The Smiths, This Charming Man
  • Woody and Jeremy, Too Hot in L.A.
  • Love, Beep Beep
  • Dolly Parton, Gettin’ Happy
  • Norma Tanega, Treat me Right
  • Baba Ram Dass, Being Somebody
  • Chat Atkins, The Jitterbug Waltz
  • The Mills Brothers, How’m I Doin?
  • Evelyn Evelyn, Have You Seen My Sister
  • Bule, Playing in the Sand
  • Oracle Sisters, Asc Scorpio
  • Omori, By Your Side
  • Jack Stauber’s Micropop, Dinner Is Not Over
  • Jack Stauber’s Micropop, There’s Something Happening
  • Haruomi Hosono, CHOO-CHOO
  • Haruomi Hosono, Paraiso
  • Ghost and Pals, Candle Queen
  • Graham Kartna, Browser HIstory
  • Cosmo Sheldrake, The Moss,
  • The Scary Jokes/Louie Zong, COmmunity Gardens
  • Sidney Gish, Bird Tutorial

Lyricless Music

This week on The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour is an hour of music minus all the animal noises.

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tracklist:

  • Flughand, Peninsula
  • Flughand, Atrebor
  • Pete Rock/ C.L. Smooth ,Back On Da Block – Instro
  • Pete Rock/Freddie Foxxx,Mind Frame – Instro
  • Saib,Sakura Trees
  • John Talbot, Sunshine
  • Luiz Bonfa, Pernambuco
  • Galt MacDermot, New Pulse I
  • Podington Bear, Lip Gloss
  • Vulfpeck, Test Drive Instro
  • The Meters,Cissy Strut
  • Javelin, Cowpoke
  • Bonobo, Cirrus
  • John Tejada, Farther and Fainter
  • Crystal Castles, Magic Spells

End Novemb

It’s another week here in the land of The Sweet and Sour Variety Hour, the program created to be a community-driven plethora of varietal contributions, and was for a long time. Now it’s just me, Ashta, screening good music, selecting, and placing in order a mixtape I think you’ll love.

HERE IT IS!!

(typing tracklist now)

Hello Neigbour Hello Friend

Here we are, on the road again.

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  • Cab Calloway, Doin’ the Rumba
  • Mariah The Scientist, 2 You
  • Tems / Brent Faiyaz, Found
  • J Dilla, Don’t Cry
  • Flowervillian, Escape to Mars
  • Digable Planets, Jettin’
  • J Dilla, Yesterday
  • Micha Edwards / Ashton Sellars, I Wonder
  • Freddie Gibbs / Madlib, Crime Pays (Instro)
  • Terrace Martin / Robert Glasper / Kamasi Washington / 9th Wonder, The Mighty Tree
  • Abstract Orchestra, Accordion
  • Abstract Orchestra, Fancy Clown
  • Nubiyan Twist / Ria Moran, Morning Light
  • Kanye West, Believe What I Say
  • Exjx, Two Step
  • Kim Petras, Demons
  • Neon Indian, Deadbeat Summer
  • Animal Collective, My Girls
  • Bert & Ernie, here fishy fishy fishy
  • Wishbone theme song
  • On The Road Again theme song
  • Polka Dot Door (Polka Roo excerpt)
  • Canadian House Hippo commercial