Pledge-O-Rama Prize List!

UMFM’s Pledge-O-Rama returns, bigger and better than ever! UMFM has put together some stellar incentives for your pledge, and there are tons of station prizes available to be won, including the venue or festival “Golden Ticket,” daily draws for a Half Pints Brewing prize package, and more! And my listeners won both last year!

In addition to those great incentives, I like to put together my own prize packages, and this year, I’ve got a pretty impressive list of great stuff to give away to supporters!

All you have to do to get in on the fun is place a pledge and put TTBTGH or SBR as your show(s) to support with it (or some of it.) No fancy draws here, you can pick your own package! Go through the list and if something looks good to you, let me know and I’ll try to get you something you’ll enjoy. The more choices you give me, the better your chance of getting something you want! Everybody wins something!

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Artist Title Notes
Alex Cuba Static in the System
Amelia Curran Spectators
Annabelle Chvostek Ensemble Former Wailin’ Jenny, nominated for a Juno
April Verch Bright Like Gold
Ashley Condon This Great Compromise produced by David Francey. A very promising young writer with some powerful stories to tell
Barney Bentall Flesh & Bone
Brandi Carlile The Story previously enjoyed
Charlie A’Court Triumph & Disaster
Christa Couture The Living Record
Cinderpop Manic Sparkles
Colin Hay Man @ Work Cranky Colin revisits some songs from his old band and from his solo catalogue. Just don’t interview him.
Corin Raymond and The Sundowners Paper Nickels Album package of the year, if not all-time. Corin takes great underappreciated Canadian songwriters and puts his spin on them. Paid for with Canadian Tire Money! Big, thick, brillaint coffee table book and 2 CD package! Wonderful!
Dave Gunning No More Pennies The amazing album that The Royal Canadian Mint didn’t want released. The little guy won, and you can enjoy an amazing album as a result!
David Francey So Say We All
Demetra Lone Migration
Don Amero Heart on my Sleeve
Federal Lights Carbon
Geoff Berner When DD Gets Her Donkey Everything Will Be Alright 7″ single
Gerald Clayton Two-Shade jazz
Gordie Tentrees North Country Heart
James Gordon Coyote Calling
Jay Aymar Overtime
Jim Byrnes I Hear the Wind in the Wires Great versions of classic songs from bluesman Byrnes. Good stuff!
Joanna Chapman-Smith Love Me Deeply
John Wort Hannam Brambles and Thorns
Johnsmith Gravity of Grace
Jordan Klassen Kindness
Jory Nash Little Pilgrim
Jory Nash Little Pilgrim
Justin Rutledge Valleyheart
Kate Reid Queer Across Canada
Laura Smith Everything Is Moving
Le Vent du Nord Tromper le Temps
Lee Harvey Osmond The Folk Sinner Tom Wilson (Blackie & the Rodeo Kings, Junkhouse) featuring Oh Susanna, Hawksley Workman, and a bunch of other special guests. Great stuff.
Little Miss Higgins & The Winnipeg Five Bison Ranch Recording Sessions Little Miss Higgins, backed up by The F-Holes
Logan McKillop Prairie Sky Produced by Lewis Melville. Young kid with a bright future, from Riding Mountain area, MB.
LP Into the Wild: Live at Eastwest Studios CD/DVD combo. If you haven’t heard LP and her amazing voice yet, this is for you. Really, really wonderful introduction to someone who promises to be a significant artist.
Lynn Miles Downpour Canadian treasure – one of the most heartbreaking songwriters around. Don’t look for anything happy on this album – it ain’t there! Boy is it a beauty, though.
Maria Dunn Piece by Piece
Mary Gauthier Live at Blue Rock
Matt Patershuk & The Dirty Plaid Orchestra Outside the Lights of Town
Mes Aieux A Laube du Printemps
Michael Reinhart Echo
Mighty Popo Gakondo
Mo Kenney Mo Kenney
Octoberman Run from Safety
Octoberman Waiting in the Well
Odds Good Weird Feeling Canadian pop/rock masterpiece, stacked with big hits that you’ll know and love. Previously enjoyed.
Odds Neopolitan Signed! Previously enjoyed.
Odds Nest Signed! Previously enjoyed.
Peter Downsborough And That 12″ vinyl “an audio work” labelled electronic/experimental
Raine Maida We All Get Lighter
Rob Lutes The Bravest Birds
Rolling Down Before the Mast
Ruth Moody These Wilder Things
Sam Baker Say Grace stamped “PROMO”
Shannon Lyon Bound Live recordings of some great songs by a Canadian treasure. Previously enjoyed.
Shannon Lyon Broken Things Autographed to UMFM & me (I told him that it wasn’t for me…) Sad songs and some beauty in a modern day masterpiece. It takes some time to grow to love, but it’s worth it!
Skydiggers Just Over this Mountain Another true classic Canadian roots rock masterpiece. Out of print. Previously enjoyed.
Skydiggers Restless Legendary Canadian band’s best and most popular album – out of print for a long time, hard to find, but essential Canadian roots rock. Previously enjoyed by some dork who wrote the song lengths in the booklet.
Son of Dave 3 Former Winnipegger Ben Darvill’s one-man-band project. Mostly instrumental, blues/funk/weirdness. Very enjoyable.
Stephen Fearing Between Hurricanes
Stephen Fearing Between Hurricanes
Steve Gates A Bee in her Mouth
Sunparlour Players Hymns for the Happy previously enjoyed – An amazing album!
Sunparlour Players Hymns for the Happy previously enjoyed – An amazing album!
The Blue Warblers Pretty Good featuring Kim Beggs – old timey
The Brothers Cosmoline Songs of Work and Freedom A truly underappreciated Canadian classic. If you like real country music and great songwriting, this is for you. Comes from the CBC collection, so there are some annoying library stickers on the back
The Details Draw a Distance. Draw a border Winnipeg indie band that shoulda been big. I wonder what happened. Kind of like The Weakerthans.
The Duhks The Duhks previously enjoyed
The Good Family The Good Family Album The Good Brothers & their boys (The Sadies) recruit mom and other family members for a fun collection.
The Navigators Soldiers and Sailors opened
Thomas D’Arcy What We Want
Tim Hus Western Star heir to the throne of Stompin’ Tom
Various Guess Who’s Home: A Tribute Winnipeg allstars pay tribute to Butch & the boys. Artwork by Stu Reid! Great contributions from Romi Mayes, Scott Nolan, Big Dave McLean, and many more!
Various Indie-Can ’89 double CD compilation of classic Canadian indie music. Includes early, unreleased tracks from Crash Test Dummies, The Watchmen, Jane Bunnett, The Bourbon Tabernacle Choir, and many more!
Various Kick at the Darkness: Songs of Bruce Cockburn Classic Canadian tribute, featuring the Barnaked Ladies, Martin Tielli & Jane Siberry, Skydiggers, and more! Once rare and valuable, but I think I’m the only one who cares now. You will, too!
Various Stuck on a Cold Steel Pole “A Collection of Songs about Winter & Some that Aren’t.” An amazing compilation – my favourite Christmas album (even though it’s not a Christmas album.) Features Bob Snider, Carlos del Junco, Veda Hille, and a bunch of people you’ve never heard of but will enjoy. Previously enjoyed.
Wake Owl Wild Country
Will Kimbrough Home Away Truly great underappreciated pop/rock classic. Previously Enjoyed.
Willie P Bennett Heartstrings The last album released before his death. Juno winner. A collaborative affair, featuring guests like David Wilcox, Bruce Cockburn, Stephen Fearing, Ken Whiteley, and many more. A true classic – it’s a shame this is out of print and so hard to find! Previously enjoyed.

Pick your prize(s) and make your pledge now! The official event takes place Oct. 18-25, but we’ll take your pledges now or after the event!

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