February 24, 2008

Episode #250

Some requests & dedications started us off on the right track. Then, it’s Oscar night tonight and a couple of movies with great soundtracks are up for some big awards, so we heard some great movie music. Following that, we look ahead to March, which is music month with an outstanding lineup of shows, kicking off with John Wort Hannam & Twilight Hotel on Friday (which is technically February, but who’s counting), then Josh Ritter and Two Hours Traffic on Saturday. And that’s only the beginning!

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

2:00pm – 2:30pm

February – Jim Bryson – The Occasionals – CDN
Alejandro Escovedo – Castanets – A Man Under the Influence
Alejandro Escovedo – Rhapsody – A Man Under the Influence
Eddi Reader – California – Angels & Electricity
Billy Bragg & Wilco – California Stars – Mermaid Avenue

2:30pm – 3:00pm

Two Thumbs Up! (movie music):
Barry Louis Polisar – All I Want Is You – Juno soundtrack
Michael Cera & Ellen Page – Anyone Else But You – Juno soundtrack
Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova – Falling Slowly – Once soundtrack
Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova – When Your Mind’s Made Up
Julie Miller – All My Tears – Songcatcher soundtrack
Matt Murphy – Worth a Song – (The Life and Hard Times of) Guy Terrifico soundtrack – CDN
Loudon Wainwright III – Grey in L.A. – Strange Weirdos: Music from and Inspired by the Film Knocked Up
Dolly Parton – Travelin’ Thru – Transamerica soundtrack

3:00pm – 3:30pm

upcoming shows:
John Wort Hannam – Scotsman’s Bluff – Pocket Full of Holes – CDN
John Wort Hannam – Church of the Long Grass – Dynamite & Dozers – CDN
John Wort Hannam – Two-Bit Suit – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
John Wort Hannam – Infantry Man – recorded live on UMFM – CDN
Twilight Hotel – No Place for a Woman – recorded live on UMFM – CDN – WPG
Twilight Hotel – Slumber Queen – Highway Prayer – CDN – WPG

3:30pm – 4:00pm

Josh Ritter – Lawrence, KS – Golden Age of Radio
Josh Ritter – Snow Is Gone – Hello Starling
Josh Ritter – Girl in the War – The Animal Years
Josh Ritter – Blame It on the Tetons – Girl in the War digital EP
Josh Ritter – Right Moves – The Historical Conquests of
Two Hours Traffic – Jezebel – Isolator EP

Fred Eaglesmith – Codeine – live recording – CDN

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