Playlists: Tell the Band to Go Home – August 2004

Sunday, August 1, 2004
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba

August Long Weekend, fun in the sun!
Sunday, August 1st, 2004 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Host(s): Jeff Robson
What’s this? Another pre-recorded show? This is becoming a bit of a habit, Robson.
Why, yes, I’m not in the studio live this week for TTBTGH, but I’ve prepared a dynomite show in my absense. I’ll tell you all about my excuse for missing the show, the great lineup of music in Gimli this weekend, and of course relive some of the great memories of last week’s Calgary Folk Fest. We’ll also look forward to the reason I’ll likely pre-record next week as well, The Brandon Folk Fest. Yippee.

Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00 – 3:00

Jim Bryson – Without piano – The Occasionals – CDN
Gimli Icelandic Festival:
Ox – LA City – Dust Bowl Revival – CDN
Lindy – Florence Street – Lindy – CDN
Brandon Folk Fest:
Lester Quitzau – Home on the range – So Here We Are – CDN
The Perpetrators – 12,000 Miles – The Perpetrators – CDN – WPG
Das Macht Show! – Gone Gone Gone – Four Legs Good – CDN – WPG
Brandy Zdan – I’m going forth – 2003 Demo EP – CDN – WPG
Calgary Folk Fest:
Lucinda Williams – Concrete and barbed wire – Car Wheels on a Gravel Road
Caitlin Cary – Pony – While You Weren’t Looking
Caitlin Cary – The battle – While You Weren’t Looking bonus EP
Paul Kelly – Nothing but a dream – Ways & Means
Ruthie Foster – Another rain song – Stages
Martin Simpson – Lillies of the field – Bootleg USA

3:00pm – 4:00pm

The Weakerthans – One Great City – Reconstruction Site – CDN – WPG
Blair Packham – One hit wonder – Could’ve Been King – CDN
Arlene Bishop – Metaphor for your life – Cut a Man’s Heart Out – CDN
Susan Crowe – Whipporwill – Book of Days – CDN
Scott Merritt – Beautiful mess – The Detour Home – CDN
Rae Spoon – All washed up – Throw Some Dirt on Me – CDN
In concert August 4:
Rory McLeod – Laredo – Lullabies for Big Babies
John Hiatt – Trudy and Dave – Slow Turning
Rory McLeod – Learning to walk again – Mouth to Mouth
John Hiatt – Dust down a country road – Walk On
Rory McLeod – Black, brown, white – Traveling Home
John Hiatt – Crossing muddy waters – Crossing Muddy Waters
New music:
Nels Andrews – Big oaks sway – Sunday Shoes

Sunday, August 8, 2004
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba

What’s this? Another pre-recorded show? Yup, this week I’m off in Brandon checking out their great folk festival and getting away from all of the things I have to do here. But, the show must go on, and I’ve got a lot planned for TTBTGH while I’m away.

I love telling you about upcoming and recent concerts in town, and there are a TON to discuss this week. Today’s special guest interview is with a guy who’s playing at the Collective on Wednesday, a rockin’ young singer/songwriter from Victoria named Leeroy Stagger. He’s an interesting guy and has a great CD to boot.

And, looking ahead to next week, what’s that on the horizon, another pre-record? Yup, next week I’m off to that hot vacation spot, Regina to see their great folk festival. I’ll tell you what’s in store in case you want to call the travel agent and meet me at the resort.

Don’t worry, I’ll do another live show, someday.

Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00 – 3:00

Recent shows:
John Hiatt – Is anybody there? – Slow Turning
Jon Dee Graham – One moment – Hooray for the Moon
Elliott BROOD – Cadillac dust – Tin Type – CDN
Upcoming shows:
Jim Bryson – Travelled by land – The Occasionals – CDN
Jim Bryson – Somewhere else – The North Side Benches – CDN
Jill Barber – In perfect time – Oh Heart – CDN
Regina Folk Festival, August 13-15:
Dave Lang – 42 below zero – Live and in Quonset – CDN
The Corn Sisters – She’s leaving town – The Other Women – CDN
Mary Gauthier – I drink – Drag Queens in Limousines
Po’ Girl- Tell me a story – Vagabond Lullabies – CDN
Rae Spoon – Tin shack – Throw Some Dirt on Me – CDN
Nathan – Discarded debris – Jimson Weed – CDN – WPG

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Leeroy Stagger – Broke and broken hearted – Dear Love – CDN
Leeroy Stagger interview
Leeroy Stagger – Two day one night stand – Dear Love – CDN

In concert August 13:
Greg Trooper – Real like that – Straight Down Rain
John Prine – Donald and Lydia – Great Days
John Prine – All the best – Great Days
John Prine – Dear Abby – Great Days
Bonnie Raitt & John Prine – Angel from Montgomery – Great Days
John Prine – Please don’t bury me – Great Days
John Prine – Sabu visits the twin cities alone – Great Days

Sunday, August 15, 2004
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Well, just one more pre-recorded show for now, I promise. I’ll be back in the studio live next Sunday, but this Sunday I have another great excuse for missing the show, the Regina Folk Fest. I’ve told you all about how great the lineup is, so you’ll excuse me for not being here live this week, especially after you hear the show I’ve got planned out. It’s a good one. Lots of great music, of course.

One of our favourite bands around these parts is the mighty Nathan. They’ve got a brand new record coming out and it’s a fine one. The CD release party will be on August 26 at the West End. Looking forward to that, we’ll hear some brand new Nathan. In fact, we’ll go back in time to July 6, 2003, when Nathan was live in the studio playing some brand new songs and chatting and having fun. If you missed it the first time ’round, you’ll want to hear this. Even if you heard it, you’ll want to relive the memories. It was a great show, I know you’ll enjoy it.

Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00 – 3:00

Leeroy Stagger – Hide the knives – Dear Love – CDN
Ryan Adams – La Cienga just smiled – Gold
Ryan Adams – Wonderwall – Love is Hell Part 1
Ryan Adams – Hotel chelsea nights – Love is Hell Part 2
Leeroy Stagger – Slowly sinking – Dear Love – CDN
Danny Michel – Newton’s apple – In the Belly of a Whale – CDN

Amos Garrett – I hate myself – Acoustic Album – CDN
Ken Whiteley – In your hands – Gospel Music Makes Me Feel Alright – CDN
Chris Whitley – Poison girl – Living With the Law
Jenny Whiteley – Gloria – Jenny Whiteley – CDN
Scarlett, Washington & Whiteley – Lazy river – Sitting on a Rainbow – CDN
Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – Jackie Washington – BARK – CDN

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Matt Mays – St. George’s Lane – Radio Free for All: The Best of CKDU Live – CDN
Greg MacPherson – Back flow – Recorded live on UMFM – CDN – WPG
Greg MacPherson – Kingston – Recorded live on UMFM – CDN – WPG
JP Hoe – Since you can be – Recorded live on UMFM – CDN – WPG
Alana Levandoski – Sorry doesn’t cut it with you – Recorded live on UMFM – CDN – WPG

Nathan interview (recorded July 6, 2003)
Nathan – Sunset Chaser – Live performance (also on Jimson Weed) – CDN – WPG
Nathan – Home with me – Live performance (also on Jimson Weed) – CDN – WPG
Nathan – Glorious exhaust – Stranger – CDN – WPG

Sunday, August 22, 2004
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00 – 3:00

Regina Folk Fest Remembrances:
Johnny Cash – Sam Hall – American IV: The Man Comes Around
The Sadies – 1000 cities falling (part 1) – Favourite Colours – CDN
Scott Nolan – Dark and lonely – Postcards – CDN – WPG
Greg Macpherson – Churchill – Balanced on a Pin – CDN – WPG
Spirit of the West – July – Star Trails – CDN
Serena Ryder – Hiding place – Live EP – CDN
Mary Gauthier – Mercy now
Nathan – Amelina – Jimson Weed – CDN – WPG
Carolyn Mark – Slept all afternoon – The Pros and Cons of Collaboration – CDN

Upcoming Shows:
Nathan – Pick me up Suzie – Stranger – CDN – WPG
Carolyn Mark – Not a doll – The Pros and Cons of Collaboration – CDN
Geoff Berner – Volcano god – We Shall Not Flag or Fail, We Shall Go On to the End – CDN

New Releases:
Anne Louise Genest – The south side of town – Big Dream – CDN
Anne Louise Genest – Wallflower blossom – Big Dream – CDN

3:00pm – 4:00pm

Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch – Flycatcher Jack and the whippoorwill’s song – You Can’t Save Everybody
Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch – You can’t save everybody – You Can’t Save Everybody

The “Mail Bag:” CD Submissions
Johnsmith – Friend of the coyote – Kickin’ this Stone
Jason Wilber – In her veins – King for a Day
Nels Andrews – Meadowlake – Sunday Shoes
Michael Johnathan – America – Homestead
Donal Hinley – These are the days – We Built a Fire
Terry Kitchen – I’ll make it right – That’s How it Used to Be
John Flynn – Minnie Lou – Dragon
Steve Coffey & the Lokels – Vinyl soul – 32 Below Sessions – CDN
Justin Rutledge and the Junction Forty – Special – No Never Alone – CDN
Reid Jamieson – Grass & dirt – The Unavoidable Truth – CDN
Michael Johnston – Katie – Michael Johnston (EP) – CDN – WPG
Jory Nash – Blackbird – Lo-fi Northern Blues – CDN

Sunday, August 29, 2004
2:00-4:00 pm central time
CJUM 101.5 UMFM in Winnipeg, Manitoba

We were expecting a call from Kevin Welch to discuss his fantastic new disc with Kieran Kane & Fats Kaplan and the upcoming collaboration with David Francey, but he was a no-show, so instead we just listened to a whole bunch of music from these amazing artists.

In hour 2, we heard stuff. Yeah, that’s right, stuff.

Artist – Song title – Album Title – CDN=Canadian – WPG=Winnipeg artist

2:00 – 3:00

Nathan – Gasoline – Jimson Weed – CDN – WPG
Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch – Just like that – You Can’t Save Everybody
Kevin Welch – Early summer rain – The Best of Mountain Stage: Volume 5
Kevin Welch & the Fairfield Four – Life down here on Earth – Live from Mountain Stage
Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch – Til’ I’m too old to die young – You Can’t Save Everybody
Kieran Kane & Kevin Welch – Everybody’s working for the man again – You Can’t Save Everybody
Kevin Welch – Train to Birmingham – Western Beat
Kieran Kane – He never knew what hit him – Dead Reckoning
Kieran Kane – Shut up – Shadows on the Ground
David Francey – Border line – Torn Screen Door – CDN
David Francey – February morning drive – The Far End of Summer – CDN
David Francey – Broken glass – Skating Rink – CDN
David Francey – Torn screen door – Torn Screen Door – CDN
David Francey – Fishing seasons – All for a Song – CDN

3:00 – 4:00

Neko Case – In California – Canadian Amp
Neko Case – Look for me (I’ll be around) – Blacklisted
Sarah Harmer – Lodestar – You Were Here – CDN
Fred Eaglesmith – Sunflowers – From the Paradise Motel – CDN
Fred Eaglesmith – Alcohol & pills – Ralph’s Last Show – CDN
Willie P Bennett – The lucky ones – The Lucky Ones – CDN
Steve Earle – Condi, Condi – The Revolution Starts Now
James Talley – Sometimes I think about Suzanne – Journey
John K Samson – Utilities – CBC Radio 3 Sessions Vol. 1 – CDN – WPG
Ted Hawkins – As long as I can see the light – The Next Hundred Years
Paul Kelly – How to make gravy – Words & Music
Paul Kelly – Careless – So Much Water So Close to Home

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