Podcast: June 17, 2018

Episode #744

It’s Dad’s Day, and we’ve got some songs for the good ones out there (as well as the great moms who work double time to make up for the bad ones), new music, exciting shows past & future, great requests, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Jonathan Byrd – Father’s Day – Cackalack
Butch Walker – Father’s Day – Afraid of Ghosts
Paul Kelly – Going About my Father’s Business – A to Z
Mojo Nixon – When Did I Become my Dad – Sock Ray Blue!
Daddy – You Made Your Bed – At the Women’s Club
Sweet Alibi – Daddy – We’ve Got To – CDN – WPG

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Jory Nash – Sister Station – Wilderness Years – CDN
Jory Nash – Dark Matter – Wilderness Years – CDN
The Devin Cuddy Band – Radio – Amy’s Dream – CDN
The LYNNeS – Heartbreak Song for the Radio – Heartbreak Song for the Radio – CDN
Skydiggers – Radio Waves – Road Radio – CDN
Terra Lightfoot – Stars Over Dakota – New Mistakes – CDN
Terra Lightfoot – No Hurry – Every Time My Mind Runs Wild – CDN
Farm Fresh – My Ex-Girl – Time Is Running Out – CDN – MB

3:00 – 3:30 pm

John K Samson – Postdoc Blues – Winter Wheat – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – None of the Above – Fallow – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – Plea from a Cat Named Virtute – Reconstruction Site – CDN – WPG
Christina Martin – Daisy – I Can Too – CDN
Lucinda Williams – Essence – Essence

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Evan Dando – Looking for Space – The Music Is You: A Tribute to John Denver
Rachel Unthank And The Winterset – Blackbird – The Bairns
Holly Williams – Drinkin’ – The Highway
David Olney – Two Kinds of Love – Lenore
Ruth Moody – Dancing in the Dark – These Wilder Things – CDN – WPG
Jade Jackson – Motorcycle – Gilded
Aaron Lee Tasjan – Li’l Firecracker – Hard Love and Free Luck

Playlist: Episode #744, June 17, 2018

It’s Dad’s Day, and we’ve got some songs for the good ones out there (as well as the great moms who work double time to make up for the bad ones), new music, exciting shows past & future, great requests, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Jonathan Byrd – Father’s Day – Cackalack
Butch Walker – Father’s Day – Afraid of Ghosts
Paul Kelly – Going About my Father’s Business – A to Z
Mojo Nixon – When Did I Become my Dad – Sock Ray Blue!
Daddy – You Made Your Bed – At the Women’s Club
Sweet Alibi – Daddy – We’ve Got To – CDN – WPG

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Jory Nash – Sister Station – Wilderness Years – CDN
Jory Nash – Dark Matter – Wilderness Years – CDN
The Devin Cuddy Band – Radio – Amy’s Dream – CDN
The LYNNeS – Heartbreak Song for the Radio – Heartbreak Song for the Radio – CDN
Skydiggers – Radio Waves – Road Radio – CDN
Terra Lightfoot – Stars Over Dakota – New Mistakes – CDN
Terra Lightfoot – No Hurry – Every Time My Mind Runs Wild – CDN
Farm Fresh – My Ex-Girl – Time Is Running Out – CDN – MB

3:00 – 3:30 pm

John K Samson – Postdoc Blues – Winter Wheat – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – None of the Above – Fallow – CDN – WPG
The Weakerthans – Plea from a Cat Named Virtute – Reconstruction Site – CDN – WPG
Christina Martin – Daisy – I Can Too – CDN
Lucinda Williams – Essence – Essence

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Evan Dando – Looking for Space – The Music Is You: A Tribute to John Denver
Rachel Unthank And The Winterset – Blackbird – The Bairns
Holly Williams – Drinkin’ – The Highway
David Olney – Two Kinds of Love – Lenore
Ruth Moody – Dancing in the Dark – These Wilder Things – CDN – WPG
Jade Jackson – Motorcycle – Gilded
Aaron Lee Tasjan – Li’l Firecracker – Hard Love and Free Luck

Podcast: June 10, 2018 – w/Dietmar Leibecke

Episode #743

This weekend marks the anniversary of the first two Static Roots Festivals hosted by longtime friend and supporter of this program, Mr. Festival Director Dietmar Leibecke. We called to wish him a happy birthday and chat about this year’s festival, which is happening next month. We’ve got plenty of Static Roots artists, past and present, as well as some new (and some new-to-me) music, as well as some great requests and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Leeroy Stagger – Living in the Future – Love Versus – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Jumping the Fence – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Stray Dogs – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Justin Rutledge – Heaven Help Us – East – CDN
Skinny Dyck & Friends – New Pair of Shoes (Leeroy Stagger & Mariel Buckley) – Twenty One-Nighters – CDN
Skinny Dyck & Friends – Acres of Elbow Room (John Wort Hannam) – Twenty One-Nighters – CDN

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Liv Greene – Gone – single
Robert Ellis – Elephant – Robert Ellis
Calvin Russell – Rockin’ the Republicans – Sounds from the Fourth World
Peter Bruntnell – Mr. Sunshine – Nos Da Comrade
Jack Marks – Song for You – live recording – CDN
Erin Rae – Monticello – live recording

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Dietmar Leibecke (Static Roots Festival) interview

Bennett Wilson Poole – Ask Me Anything – Bennett Wilson Poole
Prinz Grizzley – I May Be Late – Come on In
Cordovas – I’m The One Who Needs You Tonight – That Santa Fe Channel

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Anthony Da Costa – Talking to You – Da Costa Deluxe
Terra Lightfoot – Norma Gale – New Mistakes – CDN
Hannah Aldridge – Razor Wire – Razor Wire
The Stephen Stanley Band – Birthday Clown – Jimmy and the Moon – CDN
Scott Dibble & Watertown – Laura-Lee – One Phoebe Street – CDN
Madison Violet – LauraLee – No Fool for Trying – CDN

Playlist: Episode #743, June 10, 2018 – w/Deitmar Leibecke

This weekend marks the anniversary of the first two Static Roots Festivals hosted by longtime friend and supporter of this program, Mr. Festival Director Dietmar Leibecke. We called to wish him a happy birthday and chat about this year’s festival, which is happening next month. We’ve got plenty of Static Roots artists, past and present, as well as some new (and some new-to-me) music, as well as some great requests and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Leeroy Stagger – Living in the Future – Love Versus – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Jumping the Fence – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Mariel Buckley – Stray Dogs – Driving in the Dark – CDN
Justin Rutledge – Heaven Help Us – East – CDN
Skinny Dyck & Friends – New Pair of Shoes (Leeroy Stagger & Mariel Buckley) – Twenty One-Nighters – CDN
Skinny Dyck & Friends – Acres of Elbow Room (John Wort Hannam) – Twenty One-Nighters – CDN

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Liv Greene – Gone – single
Robert Ellis – Elephant – Robert Ellis
Calvin Russell – Rockin’ the Republicans – Sounds from the Fourth World
Peter Bruntnell – Mr. Sunshine – Nos Da Comrade
Jack Marks – Song for You – live recording – CDN
Erin Rae – Monticello – live recording

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Dietmar Leibecke (Static Roots Festival) interview

Bennett Wilson Poole – Ask Me Anything – Bennett Wilson Poole
Prinz Grizzley – I May Be Late – Come on In
Cordovas – I’m The One Who Needs You Tonight – That Santa Fe Channel

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Anthony Da Costa – Talking to You – Da Costa Deluxe
Terra Lightfoot – Norma Gale – New Mistakes – CDN
Hannah Aldridge – Razor Wire – Razor Wire
The Stephen Stanley Band – Birthday Clown – Jimmy and the Moon – CDN
Scott Dibble & Watertown – Laura-Lee – One Phoebe Street – CDN
Madison Violet – LauraLee – No Fool for Trying – CDN

Podcast: June 3, 2018

Episode #742

Winnipeg rules, as the recent debut of home-town supergroup Middle of Nowhere proved once again! We’ve got a big set of MoN love to kick things off, before treading into new music, requests, some rockin’ classics, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Mike June – Alright – Election Day
Middle of Nowhere – Dreams – live recording – CDN – WPG
Middle of Nowhere – Night Birds – Middle of Nowhere – CDN – WPG
Middle of Nowhere – When You Get In – Middle of Nowhere – CDN – WPG
JP Hoe – Yeah Yeah Yeah – Hideaway – CDN – WPG
Slow Leaves – How Do I Say – Enough About Me – CDN – WPG
Imaginary Cities – A Way with your Words – Fall of Romance – CDN – WPG

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Begonia – Juniper – Lady in Mind – WPG
Nathan – The Wind – Key Principles – CDN – WPG
Fortunate Ones – Somebody Like You – Hold Fast – CDN – WPG
The Andrew Collins Trio – Leaving’s Not hte Only Way to Go – Tongue – CDN
Matt Epp – The Bell – Shadowlands – CDN
American Aquarium – Crooked + Straight – Things Change

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Drive-By Truckers – Outfit – Decoration Day
Drive-By Truckers – The Righteous Path – Brighter than Creation’s Dark
Lucero – What Are You Willing to Lose? – 1372 Overton Park
Paul Kelly And The Messengers – Dumb Things – Under The Sun
NQ Arbuckle – Huntsville Affair – Not Alone (Medicins sans Frontieres) – CDN

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Rykarda Parasol – Valborg’s Eve – The Color Of Destruction
Giant Sand – The Inner Flame – The Inner Flame (A Tribute to Rainer Ptacek)
The Head and the Heart – Down in the Valley – The Head and the Heart
Terra Lightfoot – Pinball King – New Mistakes – CDN
Anthony Da Costa – Go Steady – Da Costa
Jonathan Byrd & The Sentimentals – Under the Belly of the Night – single

Playlist: Episode #742, June 3, 2018

Winnipeg rules, as the recent debut of home-town supergroup Middle of Nowhere proved once again! We’ve got a big set of MoN love to kick things off, before treading into new music, requests, some rockin’ classics, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Mike June – Alright – Election Day
Middle of Nowhere – Dreams – live recording – CDN – WPG
Middle of Nowhere – Night Birds – Middle of Nowhere – CDN – WPG
Middle of Nowhere – When You Get In – Middle of Nowhere – CDN – WPG
JP Hoe – Yeah Yeah Yeah – Hideaway – CDN – WPG
Slow Leaves – How Do I Say – Enough About Me – CDN – WPG
Imaginary Cities – A Way with your Words – Fall of Romance – CDN – WPG

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Begonia – Juniper – Lady in Mind – WPG
Nathan – The Wind – Key Principles – CDN – WPG
Fortunate Ones – Somebody Like You – Hold Fast – CDN – WPG
The Andrew Collins Trio – Leaving’s Not hte Only Way to Go – Tongue – CDN
Matt Epp – The Bell – Shadowlands – CDN
American Aquarium – Crooked + Straight – Things Change

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Drive-By Truckers – Outfit – Decoration Day
Drive-By Truckers – The Righteous Path – Brighter than Creation’s Dark
Lucero – What Are You Willing to Lose? – 1372 Overton Park
Paul Kelly And The Messengers – Dumb Things – Under The Sun
NQ Arbuckle – Huntsville Affair – Not Alone (Medicins sans Frontieres) – CDN

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Rykarda Parasol – Valborg’s Eve – The Color Of Destruction
Giant Sand – The Inner Flame – The Inner Flame (A Tribute to Rainer Ptacek)
The Head and the Heart – Down in the Valley – The Head and the Heart
Terra Lightfoot – Pinball King – New Mistakes – CDN
Anthony Da Costa – Go Steady – Da Costa
Jonathan Byrd & The Sentimentals – Under the Belly of the Night – single

Podcast: May 27, 2018

Episode #741

Another rambling episode with some new music, a couple of visits with old friends, some great requests, a look at Winnipeg’s newest supergroup, a set of rockin’ classics to close things off, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Loudon Wainwright III – Florida (Lucky You) – 40 Odd Years
Shinyribs – Walt Disney – Okra Candy
Patterson Hood – Uncle Disney – Killers and Stars
Aaron Lee Tasjan – Florida Man – In the Blazes
Joe Nolan – Music in the Streets (w/Lydia Loveless) – Cry Baby – CDN
Matthew Barber – Back to You – Phase of the Moon – CDN

2:30 – 3:00 pm

The Jayhawks – Everybody Knows – Back Roads and Abandoned Motels
The Jayhawks – Angelyne – Rainy Day Music
Animal Parts – Thoroughbred – La Jeunesse – CDN
Animal Parts – Where the Heart Is – Six Arms to Hold You – CDN
Animal Parts – I Won’t Ever Let You Down – Animal Parts – CDN
The Warped 45s – Hurdle River Crossing – Matador Sunset – CDN

3:00 – 3:30 pm

The Warped 45s – Live Bait – Matador Sunset – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Hang on to Me – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Sinking Down – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Can’t Afford to Be – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Micah Schnabel – Hello, My Name Is Henry – Your New Norman Rockwell
Mick Flannery – Boston – Red to Blue
Vic Chesnutt – Guilt by Association – Is the Actor Happy?

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Liv Greene – Gone – Gone
The Small Glories – Home – Wondrous Traveler – CDN
The Weakerthans – Pamphleteer – Left & Leaving – CDN
The Weakerthans – Wellington’s Wednesday – Fallow – CDN
Figure Walking – Singapore – The Big Other – CDN
Brian MacMillan – Turn the Radio Up – Shine – CDN
Chuck Prophet – Where the Hell Is Henry? – Let Freedom Ring
Cuff the Duke – Take My Money and Run – Cuff the Duke – CDN

Playlist: Episode #741, May 27, 2018

Another rambling episode with some new music, a couple of visits with old friends, some great requests, a look at Winnipeg’s newest supergroup, a set of rockin’ classics to close things off, and more!

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

Loudon Wainwright III – Florida (Lucky You) – 40 Odd Years
Shinyribs – Walt Disney – Okra Candy
Patterson Hood – Uncle Disney – Killers and Stars
Aaron Lee Tasjan – Florida Man – In the Blazes
Joe Nolan – Music in the Streets (w/Lydia Loveless) – Cry Baby – CDN
Matthew Barber – Back to You – Phase of the Moon – CDN

2:30 – 3:00 pm

The Jayhawks – Everybody Knows – Back Roads and Abandoned Motels
The Jayhawks – Angelyne – Rainy Day Music
Animal Parts – Thoroughbred – La Jeunesse – CDN
Animal Parts – Where the Heart Is – Six Arms to Hold You – CDN
Animal Parts – I Won’t Ever Let You Down – Animal Parts – CDN
The Warped 45s – Hurdle River Crossing – Matador Sunset – CDN

3:00 – 3:30 pm

The Warped 45s – Live Bait – Matador Sunset – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Hang on to Me – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Sinking Down – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Middle of Nowhere – Can’t Afford to Be – Middle of Nowhere – CDN
Micah Schnabel – Hello, My Name Is Henry – Your New Norman Rockwell
Mick Flannery – Boston – Red to Blue
Vic Chesnutt – Guilt by Association – Is the Actor Happy?

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Liv Greene – Gone – Gone
The Small Glories – Home – Wondrous Traveler – CDN
The Weakerthans – Pamphleteer – Left & Leaving – CDN
The Weakerthans – Wellington’s Wednesday – Fallow – CDN
Figure Walking – Singapore – The Big Other – CDN
Brian MacMillan – Turn the Radio Up – Shine – CDN
Chuck Prophet – Where the Hell Is Henry? – Let Freedom Ring
Cuff the Duke – Take My Money and Run – Cuff the Duke – CDN

Podcast: May 13, 2018

Episode #740

A rambling episode full of great music, just the way mom likes it! (Well, I hope she likes it, anyway.) Today we’ve got a few (questionable) “mother” songs, a heaping pile of amazing new music, and a sad farewell to another great talent gone too soon.

2:00 – 2:30 pm

JP Hoe – Mother – The Here in Review – CDN – WPG
Me Mom & Morgentaler – My Mother’s Friends – Shiva Space Machine – CDN
Ray Wylie Hubbard – Mother Blues – The Grifter’s Hymnal
Rayland Baxter – Mother Mother – Imaginary Man
Lucero – Mom – 1372 Overton Park
Lucero – For the Lonely Ones – Among the Ghosts
Lucero – To My Dearest Wife – Among the Ghosts

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Mike Plume Band – Mama’s Rolling Stone – Born by the Radio – CDN
Mike Plume Band – Western Wind – Born by the Radio – CDN
Jon Brooks – Proxima B – No One Travels Alone – CDN
American Aquarium – Tough Folks – Things Change
Rayland Baxter – Cassanova – Wide Awake
Milk Carton Kids – Big Time – All The Things That I Did and All The Things That I Didn’t Do

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Les Stroud – Poison (w/Oh Susanna) – Bittern Lake – CDN
Birds of Chicago – Super Lover – Love in Wartime
Anna Tivel – The Question – Anna Tivel on Audiotree Live
Gretchen Peters – Wichita – Dancing with the Beast
William Prince – Breathless – Earthly Days – CDN – WPG
Animal Parts – Gitanjali – Wysteria – CDN

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Matthew Barber – A Living – Phase of the Moon – CDN
Dawes – Crack the Case – Passwords
Frightened Rabbit – The Loneliness and the Scream – The Winter of Mixed Drinks
Frightened Rabbit – The Oil Slick – Pedestrian Verse
Paul MacLeod – Broken Wing – Close and Play – CDN
John Bottomley – Candle in the Dark – Blackberry – CDN

Playlist: Episode #740, May 13, 2018

A rambling episode full of great music, just the way mom likes it! (Well, I hope she likes it, anyway.) Today we’ve got a few (questionable) “mother” songs, a heaping pile of amazing new music, and a sad farewell to another great talent gone too soon.

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

2:00 – 2:30 pm

JP Hoe – Mother – The Here in Review – CDN – WPG
Me Mom & Morgentaler – My Mother’s Friends – Shiva Space Machine – CDN
Ray Wylie Hubbard – Mother Blues – The Grifter’s Hymnal
Rayland Baxter – Mother Mother – Imaginary Man
Lucero – Mom – 1372 Overton Park
Lucero – For the Lonely Ones – Among the Ghosts
Lucero – To My Dearest Wife – Among the Ghosts

2:30 – 3:00 pm

Mike Plume Band – Mama’s Rolling Stone – Born by the Radio – CDN
Mike Plume Band – Western Wind – Born by the Radio – CDN
Jon Brooks – Proxima B – No One Travels Alone – CDN
American Aquarium – Tough Folks – Things Change
Rayland Baxter – Cassanova – Wide Awake
Milk Carton Kids – Big Time – All The Things That I Did and All The Things That I Didn’t Do

3:00 – 3:30 pm

Les Stroud – Poison (w/Oh Susanna) – Bittern Lake – CDN
Birds of Chicago – Super Lover – Love in Wartime
Anna Tivel – The Question – Anna Tivel on Audiotree Live
Gretchen Peters – Wichita – Dancing with the Beast
William Prince – Breathless – Earthly Days – CDN – WPG
Animal Parts – Gitanjali – Wysteria – CDN

3:30 – 4:00 pm

Matthew Barber – A Living – Phase of the Moon – CDN
Dawes – Crack the Case – Passwords
Frightened Rabbit – The Loneliness and the Scream – The Winter of Mixed Drinks
Frightened Rabbit – The Oil Slick – Pedestrian Verse
Paul MacLeod – Broken Wing – Close and Play – CDN
John Bottomley – Candle in the Dark – Blackberry – CDN