Podcast: March 24, 2019

Episode #783

Well, it looks as if, at long last, our miserable winter is on its way out. Spring Break is here and the kids (and teachers) are out of school and that’s got some of us heading off on a rejuvenating vacation. Even if you’re not headed somewhere warm, some of today’s songs about sun, travel, beaches, and oceans should get you feeling a little warmer and more relaxed.


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Rheostatics – California Dreamline – Whale Music – CDN
Stephen Bruton – Too Many Memories – What It Is
Lee Clayton – I Ride Alone – Naked Child
Communism – Take Care of Each Other – Get Down Get Together – CDN
Communism – Haunt Me – Get Down Get Together – CDN

Piper Hayes – Honey (Goodbye Mister Nice Guy) – Goodbye Mister Nice Guy – CDN
Annie Sumi – The City – In the Unknown – CDN
Annie Sumi – In Everything – In the Unknown – CDN

The Gourds – Everybody’s Missing the Sun – Shinebox
The Jayhawks – Waiting for the Sun – Hollywood Town Hall
Oh Susanna – Wait Until the Sun Comes Up – Namedropper – CDN
Joe Purdy – The Sun – Paris In The Morning
The Weepies – I Was Made for Sunny Days – Be My Thrill

Griffin House – Vacation – Balls
Bobby Bare – Leaving on a Jet Plane – This Is Bare Country
Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch – I’ll Fly Away – O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Jon Dee Graham – Airplane – Swept Away
Bob Schneider – Into the Sun – King Kong
Boy & Bear – Southern Sun – Harlequin Dream

Chloe Albert – Across the Ocean – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
Shannon Lyon – I Crossed the Ocean – The Lights Behind – CDN
Barney Bentall – The Ocean and You ( A song for John Mann) – The Drifter and the Preacher – CDN
Crash Test Dummies – Swimming in your Ocean – God Shuffled His Feet – CDN – WPG
Jon and Roy – To the Beach – Another Noon – CDN
The Growlers – Beach Rat – Hung At Heart
Anthony da Costa – While I’m Alive – Shadow Love EP

Playlist: Episode #783, Mar. 24, 2019

Well, it looks as if, at long last, our miserable winter is on its way out. Spring Break is here and the kids (and teachers) are out of school and that’s got some of us heading off on a rejuvenating vacation. Even if you’re not headed somewhere warm, some of today’s songs about sun, travel, beaches, and oceans should get you feeling a little warmer and more relaxed.

Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Rheostatics – California Dreamline – Whale Music – CDN
Stephen Bruton – Too Many Memories – What It Is
Lee Clayton – I Ride Alone – Naked Child
Communism – Take Care of Each Other – Get Down Get Together – CDN
Communism – Haunt Me – Get Down Get Together – CDN

Piper Hayes – Honey (Goodbye Mister Nice Guy) – Goodbye Mister Nice Guy – CDN
Annie Sumi – The City – In the Unknown – CDN
Annie Sumi – In Everything – In the Unknown – CDN

The Gourds – Everybody’s Missing the Sun – Shinebox
The Jayhawks – Waiting for the Sun – Hollywood Town Hall
Oh Susanna – Wait Until the Sun Comes Up – Namedropper – CDN
Joe Purdy – The Sun – Paris In The Morning
The Weepies – I Was Made for Sunny Days – Be My Thrill

Griffin House – Vacation – Balls
Bobby Bare – Leaving on a Jet Plane – This Is Bare Country
Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch – I’ll Fly Away – O Brother, Where Art Thou?
Jon Dee Graham – Airplane – Swept Away
Bob Schneider – Into the Sun – King Kong
Boy & Bear – Southern Sun – Harlequin Dream

Chloe Albert – Across the Ocean – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
Shannon Lyon – I Crossed the Ocean – The Lights Behind – CDN
Barney Bentall – The Ocean and You ( A song for John Mann) – The Drifter and the Preacher – CDN
Crash Test Dummies – Swimming in your Ocean – God Shuffled His Feet – CDN – WPG
Jon and Roy – To the Beach – Another Noon – CDN
The Growlers – Beach Rat – Hung At Heart
Anthony da Costa – While I’m Alive – Shadow Love EP

Podcast: March 17, 2019

Episode #782

Today’s good news portion of the show includes some great new releases and memories of a couple of great concerts this past week. Unfortunately, in the second half, we had to pay tribute to a couple of brilliant and influential musicians who left us far too soon, Patrick Keeler and Justin Haynes.


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Greg Brown – Spring Wind – Dream Café
Dylan LeBlanc – Renegade – Renegade
SUSTO – If I Was – Ever Since I Lost My Mind
Mike Edel – Miles – THRESHOLDS – CDN
Nick Lowe – Love Starvation – Love Starvation/Trombone EP
The Cactus Blossoms – Please Don’t Call Me Crazy – Easy Way
Don Brownrigg – Take a Rest – Fireworks – CDN
Lee Harvey Osmond – Common Disaster – Mohawk – CDN
Steve Earle & The Dukes – The Randall Knife – Guy
Kirby Brown – Joni – Uncommon Prayer

Del Barber – No Easy Way Out – Live Recording – CDN – WPG
Mariel Buckley – Wait – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Motorhome – Motorhome – CDN

Duckshot Hunter – If You Were Here – Duck Shot Hunter – CDN – WPG
Duckshot Hunter – All This Time – Yum – CDN – WPG
Duckshot Hunter – Under the Sky – Yum – CDN – WPG
Tuesday’s Girl – So Sarcastic – Go West: A Vital Collection of Western Canadian Music – CDN – WPG

Justin Haynes – Godspeed – Haynes on Hynes – CDN
Justin Haynes – Child Support – Barnyard Drama: Best of Christmas Singalong, Vol. 11 – CDN
John Southworth – The Kiss – Human Cry – CDN
Rebecca Campbell – Storm – Tug – CDN
Mia Sheard – 33 1/3 – Curse of the Vorus – CDN
The Wailin’ Jennys – You Are Here – Bright Morning Stars – CDN – WPG
Ryan Driver – Sorry About my Friend – unreleased – CDN

Playlist: Episode #782, Mar. 17, 2019

Today’s good news portion of the show includes some great new releases and memories of a couple of great concerts this past week. Unfortunately, in the second half, we had to pay tribute to a couple of brilliant and influential musicians who left us far too soon, Patrick Keeler and Justin Haynes.

Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Greg Brown – Spring Wind – Dream Café
Dylan LeBlanc – Renegade – Renegade
SUSTO – If I Was – Ever Since I Lost My Mind
Mike Edel – Miles – THRESHOLDS – CDN
Nick Lowe – Love Starvation – Love Starvation/Trombone EP
The Cactus Blossoms – Please Don’t Call Me Crazy – Easy Way
Don Brownrigg – Take a Rest – Fireworks – CDN
Lee Harvey Osmond – Common Disaster – Mohawk – CDN
Steve Earle & The Dukes – The Randall Knife – Guy
Kirby Brown – Joni – Uncommon Prayer

Del Barber – No Easy Way Out – Live Recording – CDN – WPG
Mariel Buckley – Wait – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Motorhome – Motorhome – CDN

Duckshot Hunter – If You Were Here – Duck Shot Hunter – CDN – WPG
Duckshot Hunter – All This Time – Yum – CDN – WPG
Duckshot Hunter – Under the Sky – Yum – CDN – WPG
Tuesday’s Girl – So Sarcastic – Go West: A Vital Collection of Western Canadian Music – CDN – WPG

Justin Haynes – Godspeed – Haynes on Hynes – CDN
Justin Haynes – Child Support – Barnyard Drama: Best of Christmas Singalong, Vol. 11 – CDN
John Southworth – The Kiss – Human Cry – CDN
Rebecca Campbell – Storm – Tug – CDN
Mia Sheard – 33 1/3 – Curse of the Vorus – CDN
The Wailin’ Jennys – You Are Here – Bright Morning Stars – CDN – WPG
Ryan Driver – Sorry About my Friend – unreleased – CDN

Podcast: March 10, 2019

Episode #781

The flood of great new music continues, we’ve got the big festival lineup to discuss and other great stuff!


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Leaf Rapids – Agent of the Night – Lucky Stars – CDN – WPG
Leaf Rapids – Dear Sister – Citizen Alien – CDN – WPG
Madison Violet – Mama Told Me – Everything’s Shifting
Patty Griffin – Bluebeard – Patty Griffin
Amanda Rheaume – Light Is Gone – The Skin I’m In – CDN
Yola – Rock Me Gently – Walk Through Fire

Todd Snider – A Timeless Response to Current Events – Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3
Colin Linden & Luther Dickinson – Lover Please – Amour
Dave Gunning – All That’s Yet to Come – Up Against the Sky – CDN
Steven Bowers – Bad Friend – Elk Island Park – CDN
Danny Schmidt – Just Wait’ til They See You – Standard Deviation

Slow Leaves – Careless and Serene – Enough About Me – CDN – WPG
Sarah Jane Scouten and The Paperboys – Long May You Run – single – CDN

John Blek & The Rats – Wandering Child – Borders
John Blek & the Rats – Don’t Take the Road I’ve Taken – Leave Your Love at the Door
John Blek – All the Night – Thistle & Thorn
Joe Nolan – Looking for your Heart – live recording – CDN
John Murry – The Ballad of the Pajama Kid – The Graceless Age
Ags Connolly – When Country Was Proud – How About Now
Luke Tuchscherer – Darling, It’s Just too Hard to Love – You Get so Alone at Times That It Just Makes Sense

The Weakerthans – Night Windows – Reunion Tour – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – Left & Leaving – Left and Leaving – CDN – WPG
John K. Samson – Postdoc Blues – Winter Wheat – CDN – WPG

Playlist: Episode #781, Mar. 10, 2019

The flood of great new music continues, we’ve got the big festival lineup to discuss and other great stuff!

Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Leaf Rapids – Agent of the Night – Lucky Stars – CDN – WPG
Leaf Rapids – Dear Sister – Citizen Alien – CDN – WPG
Madison Violet – Mama Told Me – Everything’s Shifting
Patty Griffin – Bluebeard – Patty Griffin
Amanda Rheaume – Light Is Gone – The Skin I’m In – CDN
Yola – Rock Me Gently – Walk Through Fire

Todd Snider – A Timeless Response to Current Events – Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3
Colin Linden & Luther Dickinson – Lover Please – Amour
Dave Gunning – All That’s Yet to Come – Up Against the Sky – CDN
Steven Bowers – Bad Friend – Elk Island Park – CDN
Danny Schmidt – Just Wait’ til They See You – Standard Deviation

Slow Leaves – Careless and Serene – Enough About Me – CDN – WPG
Sarah Jane Scouten and The Paperboys – Long May You Run – single – CDN

John Blek & The Rats – Wandering Child – Borders
John Blek & the Rats – Don’t Take the Road I’ve Taken – Leave Your Love at the Door
John Blek – All the Night – Thistle & Thorn
Joe Nolan – Looking for your Heart – live recording – CDN
John Murry – The Ballad of the Pajama Kid – The Graceless Age
Ags Connolly – When Country Was Proud – How About Now
Luke Tuchscherer – Darling, It’s Just too Hard to Love – You Get so Alone at Times That It Just Makes Sense

The Weakerthans – Night Windows – Reunion Tour – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – Left & Leaving – Left and Leaving – CDN – WPG
John K. Samson – Postdoc Blues – Winter Wheat – CDN – WPG

Podcast: March 3, 2019 w/Abigail Lapell

Episode #780

This episode features a visit from Ontario singer/songwriter Abigail Lapell, who dropped by to chat about and play some songs off of her great new record, Getaway. We also have our usual round of requests, a new old discovery related to our house band, and the rumoured return of one of our favourite bands ever!


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Fred Eaglesmith – Water in the Fuel (w/Kasey Chambers) – live recording – CDN
The Damnwells – Newborn History – Bastards of the Beat
The Damnwells – The Sound – Bastards of the Beat
Lula Wiles – Don’t Ask Why – Lula Wiles
Lula Wiles – Nashville Man – What Will We Do

Iris Dement – Our Town – Infamous Angel
John Prine – In a Town this Size – In Spite of Ourselves
Abigail Lapell – Gonna Be Leaving – Getaway – CDN

Abigail Lapell interview

Abigail Lapell – Down by the Water – live performance – CDN
Abigail Lapell – Sparrow for a Heart – live performance – CDN
Abigail Lapell – Ask Me no Questions – live performance – CDN
The Weather Station – Impossible – The Weather Station – CDN
Dana Sipos – Shenandoah – Trick of the Light – CDN

Judy Blank – Tangled up in You – Morning Sun
The Felice Brothers – Run Chicken Run – Yonder Is The Clock
Adam Green – Emily – Gemstones
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers – Dwight Yoakam – Sidelong
Special Fancy – Australia – Demo Numero Two (Time Tunnel Tape) – CDN – WPG
Nathan – Lampshade – Stranger – CDN – WPG

Playlist: Episode #780, Mar. 3, 2019 w/Abigail Lapell

This episode features a visit from Ontario singer/songwriter Abigail Lapell, who dropped by to chat about and play some songs off of her great new record, Getaway. We also have our usual round of requests, a new old discovery related to our house band, and the rumoured return of one of our favourite bands ever!

Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Fred Eaglesmith – Water in the Fuel (w/Kasey Chambers) – live recording – CDN
The Damnwells – Newborn History – Bastards of the Beat
The Damnwells – The Sound – Bastards of the Beat
Lula Wiles – Don’t Ask Why – Lula Wiles
Lula Wiles – Nashville Man – What Will We Do

Iris Dement – Our Town – Infamous Angel
John Prine – In a Town this Size – In Spite of Ourselves
Abigail Lapell – Gonna Be Leaving – Getaway – CDN

Abigail Lapell interview

Abigail Lapell – Down by the Water – live performance – CDN
Abigail Lapell – Sparrow for a Heart – live performance – CDN
Abigail Lapell – Ask Me no Questions – live performance – CDN
The Weather Station – Impossible – The Weather Station – CDN
Dana Sipos – Shenandoah – Trick of the Light – CDN

Judy Blank – Tangled up in You – Morning Sun
The Felice Brothers – Run Chicken Run – Yonder Is The Clock
Adam Green – Emily – Gemstones
Sarah Shook & The Disarmers – Dwight Yoakam – Sidelong
Special Fancy – Australia – Demo Numero Two (Time Tunnel Tape) – CDN – WPG
Nathan – Lampshade – Stranger – CDN – WPG

Podcast: February 24, 2019

Episode #779

Well, what do you know, another week full of exciting concerts to discuss, past and future, and another pile of great new music, some stellar German requests, and a new discovery who is blowing my mind!


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Willie P Bennett – Drifin’ Snow – Tryin’ to Start Out Clean – CDN
Mike Edel – 31 – single – CDN
Mike Edel – Blue Above the Green – India, Seattle – CDN
JP Hoe – Yeah, Yeah, Yeah – Hideaway – CDN – WPG
Lula Wiles – Love Gone Wrong – What Will We Do
Lula Wiles – The Pain of Loving You – What Will We Do
The Slocan Ramblers – Riley the Furniture Man – Queen City Jubilee – CDN
Abigail Lapell – UFO Song – Getaway – CDN

Tift Merritt – Heartache Is an Uphill Climb – Stitch of the World
Goodnight, Texas – Dearest Sarah – Uncle John Farquhar
Mark Lanegan – I’ll Take Care Of You – I’ll Take Care Of You
Matt Epp – Are We Through – single – CDN
Elisa Tovati – 1,2,3,4 – single

Emily Scott Robinson – The Dress – Traveling Mercies
Molly Tuttle – Million Miles – When You’re Ready
Andrea von Kampen – Portland – Old Country
Andrea von Kampen – Boots of Spanish Leather (Live) – single
Jess Klein – Gates of Hell – Back to My Green

Jason Ringenberg – God Bless the Ramones – Stand Tall
Altameda – Fire – Time Hasn’t Changed You – CDN
Matthew Logan Vasquez – I Love My Boy – Vacation / I Love My Boy
Anthony da Costa – Almost Mine – Shadow Love
Lindy Vopnfjord – Love Me Like That – You Will Know When It’s Right – CDN – WPG
Matt Fockler – Write a Song – live recording
Matt Fockler – Dream Dream Dream – live recording
Jonathan Byrd – Lakota Sioux – Pickup Cowboy

Podcast: February 17, 2019

Episode #778

This week, we’re back to doing what we love, playing great new music and talking about upcoming concerts, and do we ever have some great ones to discuss!


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Artist – Song Title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – MB=Manitoba Artist – WPG=Winnipeg artist

Leeroy Stagger & Mike Edel – Hello, Goodbye – PEAK Boot Camp 2015 – CDN
Anna Tivel – Minneapolis – The Question
Caroline Spence – Sit Here And Love Me – Mint Condition
Lissie – When I’m Alone (Piano Version) – When I’m Alone: the Piano Retrospective
Madison Violet – Tell Me – Everything’s Shifting – CDN
Brandi Carlile – The Joke – By The Way, I Forgive You
Kacey Musgraves – Slow Burn – Golden Hour

The Travelin’ Mccourys – Borderline – The Travelin’ Mccourys
The Lemonheads – Speed of the Sound of Loneliness – Varshons 2
Steve Earle & The Dukes – L.A. Freeway – Guy
Harrow Fair – I Just Wanna – single
Todd Snider – Like a Force of Nature – Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3

The Wave Pictures – Like Smoke – City Forgiveness
The Barr Brothers – Even the Darkness Has Arms – Sleeping Operator – CDN
Drew Holcomb & Ellie Holcomb – Love Anyway – Electricity
Robert Ellis – Fucking Crazy – Texas Piano Man
Ridley Bent – Nine Inch Nails – Buckles & Boots – CDN – WPG
Alejandro Escovedo – Rosalie – A Man Under the Influence

The Duhks – Four Blue Walls – The Duhks – CDN – WPG
The Duhks – Mountains O’ Things – Migrations – CDN – WPG
The Perpetrators – Six Pack – Live At The High And Lonesome Club – CDN – WPG
The Bonaduces – A Separate Lid Behind Closed Eyes – The Democracy of Sleep – CDN – WPG
JP Hoe – Run Away from Me – Hideaway – CDN – WPG