January 14, 2007

Episode #193

First up, some notable new music.

The results are in! Our annual list of what was hot on the show is finished for 2006. A look back at the most played songs, artists, and albums of 2006, and a few notables that were left off the list. I’m always pleased at what a diverse list of artists and songs we play on the show, and 2006 was no exception.

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Episode #193
Sunday, January 14, 2007
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba
www.umfm.com

2:00pm – 2:30pm

New stuff:

Geoff Berner – Good Luck Now – The Wedding Dance of the Widow Bride – CDN
Lyle Lovett – Sold American – Why the Hell Not…: The Songs of Kinky Friedman
Todd Snider – They Ain’t Making Jews Like Jesus Anymore – Why the Hell Not…: The Songs of Kinky Friedman
Clem Snide – Jews for Jesus Blues – End of Love
Townes Van Zandt – Waiting Around to Die – Heartworn Highways

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Coulda Been a Contenda’: Stuff that didn’t make the list for some reason:
The Damnwells – She’s the NYC Skyline – myspace download
Son Volt – Tear Stained Eye – Trace
Gob Iron – Hard Times – Death Songs for the Living
Justin Rutledge – I’m Your Man, You’re My Radio – The Devil on a Bench in Stanley Park – CDN
Dustin Bentall – Such a Shame – Streets with No Lights – CDN

3:00pm – 3:30pm

Most Played Songs/Artists of 2006:

Matt Epp – You’ll Find Me Alone – You’ll Find Me Alone – CDN – WPG
Elliott BROOD – President (35) – Ambassador – CDN
Bruce Springsteen – Erie Canal – We Shall Overcome: The Seeger Sessions
Andy Sheppard – Until Next Time – Andy Sheppard – CDN

Stats List Surprises:

Guy Clark – The Cape – Dublin Blues
Missing In Action: How the Heck Did That Happen?:
Matt Mays – So Distant – Matt Mays
Nathan – Stone – Jimson Weed – CDN – WPG

3:30pm – 4:00pm

Artists of the Year, 2006:

The Wailin’ Jennys – Devil’s Paintbrush Road – Firecracker – CDN – WPG
Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – If I Catch You Crying – BARK – CDN
Neko Case – Look For Me (I’ll Be Around) – Blacklisted
Fred Eaglesmith – White Rose – Drive-in Movie – CDN
Skydiggers – Accusations – Restless – CDN
JP Hoe – Lady Bliss – The Live Beta Project – CDN – WPG
Leeroy Stagger – Carol – Depression River – CDN


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