Best of the Strombo Show: Hip 30 celebration Vol. 3

This week on the show, George revisits ‘The Hip 30 Pt. III’ featuring covers by Dirty Nil, Etiquette, The Trews, Daniel Romano, Cowboy Junkies, The Skydiggers, The Pack A.D., SATE, Amos The Transparent, Kasador & Blue Rodeo.  Tons of new music as well, including tracks by Weezer, Danko Jones, Grace Vonderkuhn, Cleopatrick, Martha Wainwright, Ada Lea, Hand Habits, Dana Sipos, 3 new songs from the The Sled Island Rock Lotto compilation, Charlotte Cornfield, Motorists, Fleece, TSHA, Prince, Tush, Nas, Haviah Mighty, Cartel Madras, Metz, Bad Waitress, Drinking Boys & Girls Choir, Dumb, Jason Sharp, & Musk Ox.  As always lots of classics too, with favourites from Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The White Stripes, Jimmy Cliff, Buffy Sainte-Marie, PJ Harvey, Nirvana, The Tragically Hip, Mr. Hageman, Nick Drake, Staple Singers, Chaka Khan, Stevie Wonder, Lil’ Kim, Rage Against The Machine, D.O.A. & Jello Biafra, No Means No, & Audrey Hepburn. We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Sly and The Family Stone, “Hot Fun in the Summertime”
  • The Parachute Club, “Rise Up”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Weezer, “Enter Sandman”
  • Danko Jones, “I Want Out”
  • Grace Vonderkuhn, "Put It on Me"
  • Cleopatrick, “Family Van”
  • Yeah Yeah Yeahs, “Date with the Night”
  • The White Stripes, "The Hardest Button to Button"
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Martha Wainwright, “Hole in my Heart”
  • Ada Lea, “Damn”
  • Hand Habits, “Aquamarine”
  • This is the Kit, “Coming to get you Nowhere”
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie, “Not The Lovin Kind”
  • Jimmy Cliff, “Many Rivers to Cross”
  • Casual Fridays, “Sure Thing”
  • Lollipop, “Don't Go”
  • Sender, “See You There”
  • Debra-Jean Creelman, “Faith is Easy ft. Molly Guldemond”
  • PJ Harvey, “Man-Size Sextet”
  • Nirvana, “Frances Farmer Will Have Her Revenge on Seattle”
  • The Tragically Hip, "Courage (For Hugh MacLennan)"
  • Dirty Nil, “No Threat”
  • Etiquette, “Escape is at Hand”
  • The Trews, “Family Band”
  • Daniel Romano, “Something On”
  • Cowboy Junkies, “ Little Bones”
  • Skydiggers, “The Depression Suite, Part One The Rock”
  • The Pack A.D., “Gus The Polar Bear From Central Park”
  • SATE, “New Orleans Is Sinking”
  • Amos The Transparent, “Gift Shop”
  • Kasador, “So Hard Done By”
  • Blue Rodeo, “Bobcaygeon”
  • Tom Waits, “Carnival”
  • Tom Waits, “The Black Rider”
  • Mr. Hageman, “Wine In The Litter”
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “Headlines”
  • Motorists, "Vainglorious"
  • Fleece, “Bodies Lie”
  • Dana Sipos, “Skinny Legs”
  • Nick Drake, “Poor Boy”
  • Staple Singers, “I'll Take You There”
  • TSHA, “Power”
  • Prince, “Hot Summer”
  • Tush, “Wavy Baby”
  • IAMTHELIVING and Teon Gibbs, “Where Do We Go From Here”
  • Stevie Wonder, “Superstition”
  • Chaka Khan, “I Feel for You”
  • Nas, “Rare”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Avocado”
  • Cartel Madras, “Fear and Loathing”
  • Princess Nokia, “Tomboy”
  • Lil' Kim, “Big Momma Thang ft. JAY-Z and Lil' Cease”
  • Rage Against The Machine, “People of the Sun”
  • Metz, “Pulse (Live)”
  • Bad Waitress, “Delusions Of Grandeur”
  • Drinking Boys and Girls Choir, “Secret Revenge”
  • Dumb, “Pizza Slice”
  • D.O.A. + Jello Biafra, “That's Progress”
  • No Means No, “Rags and Bones”
  • Jason Sharp, “Everything Is Waiting For You”
  • Paper Beat Scissors, “Formas”
  • Adrianne lenker, “Two Reverse”
  • Audrey Hepburn, “Moon River”
  • Musk Ox, “Memoriam”

Best of the Strombo Show: Hip 30 celebration Vol. 2

This week on the show George revisits the incredible Hip 30 celebration with Vol. 2 of our flashback series, which includes covers from Arkells, Born Ruffians, Weaves, The Sadies, Hannah Georgas, Choir! Choir! Choir!, Sarah Harmer, Barenaked Ladies, Charlotte Cornfield & Tim Baker. As per usual, lots of new music to get to as well, including fresh tunes from Chilly Gonzales, Our Lady Peace, Martha Wainwright, Bad Waitress, Melissa Etheridge, Dooms Children, JEEN, TUSH, LUMP, Hiatus Kaiyote, Chromeo, Potatohead People & De La Soul, Prince, Cartel Madras and Dom Dias, Arlo Maverick, Lex Leosis, Haviah Mighty, Backxwash, Tunic, Dungeon Serpent,  Aasiva, & Thom Yorke.  We’ve also got the classics from bands like R.E.M., Martha & The Muffins, The Pixies, Jane’s Addiction, Beverly Glenn-Copeland, XTC, Roy Ayers, Quincy Jones, The Pharcyde, Fugees, A Tribe Called Quest w/ Faith Evans, Iggy & The Stooges, & Yoko Ono to name a few. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Etta James, “Summer Heat”
  • The Ramones, “Rockaway Beach”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Chilly Gonzales, “Music Is Back”
  • Our Lady Peace, “Stop Making Stupid People Famous ft. Pussy Riot”
  • Martha Wainwright, “Love Will Be Reborn”
  • The Weather Station, “Atlantic”
  • Martha & The Muffins, “Swimming”
  • R.E.M., “Nightswimming”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Bad Waitress, “Strawberry Milkshake”
  • Melissa Etheridge, “One Way Out”
  • Dooms Children, “Flower Moon”
  • JEEN, “Better Drugs”
  • The Pixies, “Hey”
  • Jane's Addiction, “Summertime Rolls”
  • Tush, “Chrysalis”
  • LUMP, “Animal”
  • Hiatus Kaiyote, “Chivalry Is Not Dead”
  • Thanya Iyer, “Bring Back That Which is Kind to You”
  • Beverly Glenn-Copeland, “Ever New”
  • Gord Downie, “Haunt Them, Haunt Them, Haunt Them"
  • Born Ruffians, “Fireworks”
  • Weaves, “Blow At High Dough”
  • The Sadies, “Long Time Running”
  • Sarah Harmer, “Thompson Girl”
  • Choir! Choir! Choir!, “Last Of the Unplucked Gems”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Vancouver Divorce”
  • Barenaked Ladies, “Chancellor / Ahead By A Century”
  • Arkells, “Music at Work”
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “Morning Moon”
  • Tim Baker, “Stay / Now For Plan A”
  • Tom Waits, “Ice Cream Man”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Chromeo, “Juice [live in Vancouver]”
  • Potatohead People and De La Soul, “Baby Got Work (feat. Posdnuos & Kapok) [DJ Jazzy Jeff and Kaidi Tatham Remix]”
  • Prince, “Born 2 Die”
  • Roy Ayers, “Everybody Loves the Sunshine”
  • Quincy Jones, “Summer In The City”
  • The Pharcyde, “Passin' Me By”
  • Big Sean, “No Favors ft. Eminem”
  • Drake, “Passionfruit”
  • Cartel Madras and Dom Dias, “Fear and Loathing“
  • Arlo Maverick, “Hashtag ft. Riwo”
  • Lex Leosis, “Wanted”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Protest Ft. Yizzy”
  • Fugees, “Ready or Not”
  • A Tribe Called Quest, “Stressed Out ft. Faith Evans”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Backxwash, “I Lie Here Buried With My Rings and My Dresses ft. Ada Rook”
  • Tunic, “Quitter”
  • Vigina Witchcraft, “Pyro”
  • Iggy and The Stooges, “Search And Destroy”
  • Yoko Ono, “Woman Power”
  • Colleen, “ In the Train With No Lights”
  • Aasiva, “Ungalirakki”
  • Seong-Jin Cho - Claude Debussy, “Images I, L. 110 - 1. Reflets dans l'eau”
  • Merival, “Patience”
  • Matthew Cardinal, “Aug 23rd”

Best of the Strombo Show: Mac DeMarco

This week George features exclusive premieres from Amai Kuda et Les Bois, Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino, & Gay Hollywood. Lots of new music too, including: Garbage, Mattiel, Charlotte Cardin, JEEN, Kristian North, Vanessa Carlton, Mother Mother, Charles Spearin, Dana Sipos, Debra-Jean Creelman, Janette King, Justine Tyrell, Wake Island, Szaio, The Descendents, Mannequin Pussy, Nap Eyes, Nicholas Krgovich & Angel Olsen. Plus tons of classics from Frankie Beverly & The Butlers, Limblifter, Hayden, Love, Outkast, Weeping Tile, Amy Winehouse, Arlo Guthrie, Lou Reed, Billie Holiday, Skinny Puppy, Depeche Mode, Bob Dylan, Moneen, & Lonnie Johnson to name a few.  We also revisit a fun live performance at George’s crib from the very talented & very hungover, Mac DeMarco. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, “The Tears Of A Clown”
  • The Offspring, “"Come Out and Play"
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Garbage, “The Men Who Rule The World”
  • Mattiel, “Those Words”
  • Charlotte Cardin, “Daddy”
  • Alabama Shakes, “Don't Wanna Fight”
  • Frankie Beverly and The Butlers "Love (Your Pain Goes Deep)"
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • JEEN, “Better Drugs”
  • Kristian North, “Fantasy”
  • Vanessa Carlton, “Break To Save”
  • Cass McCombs, “Bum Bum Bum”
  • Hayden, “Trees Lounge”
  • Weeping Tile, “Cold Snap”
  • Limblifter, “Tinfoil”
  • Gay Hollywood, “Teenage Dirtbag” (Wheatus Cover)
  • Mother Mother, “True Love”
  • Charles Spearin, "Unsolicited Advice"
  • Majical Cloudz, “Downtown”
  • Lou Reed, “Walk on the Wild Side”
  • Arlo Guthrie, “Lightning Bar Blues”
  • Mac DeMarco, “One More Love Song (Instrumental)” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “Still Beating” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “One Another” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “Old Man” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “Let My Baby Stay” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “Still Together” (Strombo Session)
  • Mac DeMarco, “Unknown Legend (Neil Young Cover)” (Strombo Session)
  • Neil Young” Homegrown”
  • Bob Dylan, “Shelter from the Storm”
  • Tom Waits, “On a Foggy Night" and “Intro”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino, “Tried & Cried”
  • Dana Sipos, “Skinny Legs”
  • Debra-Jean Creelman, “Muse Needs a Wife”
  • Bo Green & The New Jakes, “Don't Bury Me ft. Ben Plotnick and Kaitlyn Raitz
  • Lonnie Johnson, “Tomorrow Night”
  • Ella Fitzgerald, “My Happiness ft. Song Spinners”
  • Amai Kuda et Les Bois, “Which Way”
  • Janette King “Cool Me Down Ft. Dijah SB”
  • Justine Tyrell “My Name”
  • K-Riz, “A Place Where Love Is ft. Yolanda Sargeant, Octavio N. Santos and Tina Sol”
  • Amy Winehouse, “Take The Box”
  • Outkast, “Hey Yeah”
  • Wake Island, “Born to Leave”
  • Szaio, “W Naszym Domu”
  • Hurtsfall, “This Will Be The End Of You”
  • Depeche Mode, “Behind The Wheel”
  • Skinny Puppy, “Deep Down Trauma Hounds”
  • The Legendary Pink Dots, “The Junkyard”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • The Descendents, “Baby Doncha Know”
  • Mannequin Pussy, “Perfect”
  • La Armada, “Death On Replay”
  • Alexisonfire, “Familiar Drugs”
  • Moneen, “Are We Really Happy With Who We Are Right Now”
  • Nap Eyes, “When I Come Around” (Green Day Cover)
  • Nicholas Krgovich, “LuckLucky (Veda Hille Cover)”
  • Sing Leaf, “Easy On You”
  • Angel Olsen, “Alive and Dying (Waving, Smiling)”
  • Billie Holiday, “Blue Moon”
  • Arvo Pärt, “Spiegel im Spiegel”

Best of the Strombo Show: Juno Nominees

This week on the show George highlights this year’s Juno nominees, including music from Crown Lands, July Talk, Sam Roberts Band, Terry Uyarak, Neil Young with Crazy Horse, Sarah Harmer, Burnstick, Julian Taylor, Rufus Wainwright, Basia Bulat, U.S. Girls, Leonard Cohen, Diana Krall, Klô Pelgag, Caribou, Bahamas, Jessie Reyez, Lido Pimienta, IAMTHELIVING, Kaytranada, TOBi, Unleash The Archers, Pup, Annihilator, Bruce Cockburn & more! Plus Strombo spins an exclusive premiere from Lex Leosis from The Sorority, as well as new music from The Tragically Hip, The Damn Truth, Greta Van Fleet, Jenn Grant, Status/Non-Status, Sharon Van Etten & Angel Olsen, Mustafa, Silverstein, & Marianne Faithfull with Warren Ellis. As for the classics, G drops the needle on some Led Zeppelin, Fiona Apple, Eric’s Trip, Sonic Youth, Gordon Lightfoot, Joni Mitchell, Jimi Hendrix, Rage Against The Machine, Strapping Young Lad, Our Lady Peace, Odetta, & Molly Drake. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Curtis Mayfield, ‎''(Don't Worry) If There's A Hell Below We're All Going To Go''' (Single Edit)
  • The New Pornographers, “Mass Romantic”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • The Tragically Hip, “Ouch”
  • The Damn Truth, “This Is Who We Are Now”
  • Greta Van Fleet, “My Way, Soon”
  • Crown Lands, “Spit it Out”
  • Led Zeppelin, “Good Times Bad Times”
  • Fiona Apple, “Sleep To Dream”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Jenn Grant “5 Days In May (Blue Rodeo Cover)”
  • Status/Non-Status, "Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy”
  • Sharon Van Etten and Angel Olsen, “Like I Used To”
  • Dog Day, “Hell on Earth”
  • Eric’s Trip, “"View Master"
  • Sonic Youth, “Eric’s Trip”
  • July Talk, “Pay For It”
  • Sam Roberts Band, “Ascension”
  • Terry Uyarak, “Anuri”
  • Arkells, “Quitting You”
  • Arkells, “Leather Jacket” (Strombo Session)
  • The Glorious Sons, “S.O.S. (Sawed Off Shotgun)” (Strombo Session)
  • Neil Young with Crazy Horse, “Milky Way”
  • Sarah Harmer, “St. Peter’s Bay”
  • Burnstick, “Some Kind of Hell”
  • Julian Taylor, “Ballad Of The Young Troubadour”
  • Gordon Lightfoot, "The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald"
  • Joni Mitchell, “Coyote”
  • Rufus Wainwright, “Damsel In Distress”
  • Basia Bulat, “Your Girl”
  • U.S. Girls, “Overtime”
  • Leonard Cohen, “Happens to the Heart”
  • Tom Waits, "The Piano Has Been Drinking (Not Me) (An Evening with Pete King)"
  • Diana Krall, “How Deep Is The Ocean”
  • Klô Pelgag, “La maison jaune”
  • Caribou, “Home”
  • Bahamas, “Own Alone”
  • Jimi Hendrix, “Machine Gun (Live)
  • Jessie Reyez, “F*ck It” (Strombo Session)
  • Jessie Reyez, “Before Love Came to Kill Us”
  • Lido Pimienta, ‘Eso Que Tu Haces”
  • IAMTHELIVING, “It’s In All Of Us”
  • Kaytranada, “10% ft. Kali Uchis”
  • Mustafa, “Stay Alive”
  • TOBi, “Made Me Everything”
  • Cgigirlfriend, “Gelato”
  • Lex Leosis, “Wanted”
  • Rage Against The Machine, “Freedom”
  • Pup, “Rot”
  • Silverstein, “Bankrupt”
  • Unleash The Archers, “Soulbound”
  • Annihilator, “Riot”
  • Strapping Young Lad, “Detox”
  • Our Lady Peace, “Superman’s Dead”
  • Bruce Cockburn, “The Groan”
  • Odetta, “Bald Headed Woman”
  • Molly Drake, “I Remember”
  • Marianne Faithfull with Warren Ellis, “She Walks in Beauty”
  • James Ehnes and Andrew Armstrong, “Brahms Trio in E flat major Op. 40 Mvt III”
  • Colleen, “Babies”

Best of the Strombo Show: Lights, Praises, Breez + Cadence Weapon

On this edition of ‘The Strombo Show’, George spins premieres from Praises and Breeze (ft. Cadence Weapon). Lots more new music as well from Jim Ward, Cleopatrick, Sleater-Kinney, Dooms Children, Liz Phair, Ducks Ltd., Charles Spearin, Saint Idiot, Múm, Boards Of Canada, Son Of Dave, Marc Ribot’s Ceramic Dog, Anthony Joseph, Curtis Harding, Fantasydub ft. Rachel Fannan, F*cked Up, Marianne Faithfull with Warren Ellis, summersets, Anjimile, Graham Van Pelt, plus new remixes from Hannah Georgas, Vivek Shraya, & Future Islands. As for the classics, expect tunes from Siouxsie & The Banshees, The Clash, Nick Drake, Joni Mitchell, King Tubby & Augustus Pablo, Burning Spear, U2 / Trent Reznor, Venetian Snares, Soundgarden, Hole, Nico, The B-52’s and more! Strombo also revisits a brilliant live performance in his living room by Lights. We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Mavis Staples, “Chained”
  • The B-52's, “Love Shack”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Jim Ward, “Blink Twice”
  • Cleopatrick, “The Drake”
  • Sleater-Kinney, “High in the Grass”
  • Autogramm, “Mantra”
  • Siouxsie and the Banshees, “Green Fingers”
  • The Clash, “Straight to Hell”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Dooms Children, “Flower Moon”
  • Liz Phair, “Hey Lou”
  • Ducks Ltd., “As Big As All Outside”
  • Belle and Sebastian, “Belle and Sebastian (Live)”
  • Nick Drake, “Northern Sky”
  • Joni Mitchell, “Case of You”
  • Praises, “A World On Fire”
  • Charles Spearin, "Unsolicited Advice"
  • Saint Idiot, “Talk”
  • Bjork, “Blissing Me”
  • Múm, “Green Grass of Tunnel”
  • Boards of Canada, “Music is Math”
  • Lights, “New Fears”
  • Lights, “Savage”
  • Lights, “Muscle Memory”
  • Lights, “From All Sides”
  • Lights, “Shape Of You (Ed Sheeran Cover)”
  • Lights, “Moonshine” “Giants”
  • Son Of Dave, “Call Me A Cab”
  • Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog, “B-Flat Ontology”
  • Tom Waits, “Filipino Box Spring Hog”
  • Anthony Joseph, “Calling England Home”
  • Curtis Harding, “Hopeful”
  • Fantasydub, “Deso ft. Rachel Fannan”
  • The Human Rights, “Peace Gun”
  • King Tubby and Augustus Pablo, “Keep on Dubbing”
  • Burning Spear, “The Ghost”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Dreams (Bartees Strange Remix)”
  • Vivek Shraya, “I'm a fag 4 U (Shamik Remix)”
  • Future Islands, “Thrill (Did They Hear Me Calling) (Egyptian Lover Remix)”
  • Paul McCartney, Beck, “Find My Way (Ft. Beck)”
  • U2, “Vertigo (Trent Reznor Remix)”
  • Venetian Snares, “Winnie the Dog Pooh (Not Half Remix)”
  • Breeze, “Come Around ft. Cadence Weapon”
  • Fucked Up, “Act 1”
  • Soundgarden, “Jesus Christ Pose”
  • Hole, “Teenage Whore”
  • Body/Head, “You Don't Need”
  • Marianne Faithfull with Warren Ellis, “To The Moon”
  • Summersets, “Afterthought”
  • Nico, “These Days”
  • Leonard Cohen, “Thanks for the Dance”
  • Graham Van Pelt, “Channel Ridge”

Best of the Strombo Show: Mark Ribot

This week on the show George highlights exclusive premieres from Debra-Jean Creelman, Emanuel, & summersets. Also on the program, tons of new music including fresh tracks from Garbage, Cleopatrick, Iskwē and Tom Wilson, The Sheepdogs, Jackson Browne, Nathaniel Rateliff (ft. Willie Nelson), Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino, Silver Pools, LUMP, Bernice, Mighloe, Kandle, The Halluci Nation, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Lex Leosis, Mabe Fratti, & Chrystal Für. Plus, classic songs as well from Faith No More, PJ Harvey, Liz Phair, Bonnie Raitt, Freddie King, Michael Hurley, Willie Dunn, Mr. Scruff, Solex, Kool & The Gang, James Brown, Beastie Boys, A Tribe Called Quest, The Smashing Pumpkins & Neil Young. Strombo also revisits an intimate living room conversation & performance with the legendary Mr. Marc Ribot. We Love Music!!

Playlist

  • Aretha Franklin, “Didn't I (Blow Your Mind This Time)”
  • Faith No More, “Epic”
  • U2, “Magnificient”
  • CHVRCHES, “How Not To Drown ft. Robert Smith”
  • Garbage, “Wolves”
  • Cleopatrick, “2008”
  • DISHPIT, “This Time”
  • PJ Harvey, “Missed”
  • Liz Phair, “Never Said”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • summersets, “pass me by”
  • Iskwē and Tom Wilson, "Starless Nights” (Misha Bower Cover)
  • The Sheepdogs, “Rock and Roll”
  • Terra Lightfoot, “Love You So”
  • Bonnie Raitt, “Thank You”
  • Freddie King, “Going Down”
  • Jackson Browne, "My Cleveland Heart"
  • Nathaniel Rateliff “It's Not Supposed To Be That Way ft. Willie Nelson”
  • Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino, “Freight Train”
  • Tami Neilson, “16 Miles of Chain”
  • Michael Hurley, “Be Kind To Me”
  • Willie Dunn, “Pity the Country”
  • Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, “Viscosity”
  • Marc Ribot, “Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful)”
  • Marc Ribot, “The Big Fool”
  • Tom Waits, “Rain Dogs”
  • Marc Ribot, “Srinivas”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Debra-Jean Creelman, “Faith is Easy ft. Molly Guldemond”
  • Silver Pools, “Bleach Cloud (Lay Down in the Road)”
  • LUMP, “Climb Every Wall”
  • Bernice, “It’s Me, Robin”
  • Mr. Scruff, “Shanty Town”
  • Solex, “Pick Up”
  • Emanuel, “Pillows”
  • Mighloe, “Cruel”
  • Kandle, “No Good”
  • The Brooks, “So Turned On”
  • James Brown, “My Thang”
  • Kool & The Gang, “Fruitman”
  • J Dilla, “Geek Down”
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, “Something Else”
  • The Halluci Nation, “Remember ft. John Trudell + Black Bear”
  • Lex Leosis, “Wanted”
  • Beastie Boys, “Sabotage”
  • A Tribe Called Quest, "Check the Rhime"
  • The Kings Of Quarantine, “She Watch Channel Zero” (Public Enemy Cover)
  • At The Gates, “The Paradox”
  • End You, “Old Haunt”
  • Mastodon, “Forged by Neron” (Dark Nights: Death Metal Soundtrack)
  • The White Swan, “Purple”
  • The Smashing Pumpkins, “Mayonaise”
  • Niel Young, “Tired Eyes”
  • Mabe Fratti, “En Medio”
  • Chrystal Für, “I'll Rise At Dawn Once More ft. Echo Collective”

Best of the Strombo Show: Electric Looking Glass + Peace Flag Ensemble

This week George spins exclusive premieres from Electric Looking Glass & Peace Flag Ensemble. New music from Paul McCartney & Beck, St. Vincent, Prince, Tirzah, Liz Phair, Palberta, Art Bergmann, Tara Williamson, Shad, 81355, Arlo Maverick, & Capra to name a few. Plus lots of classics including Jimi Hendrix, The Strokes, Gang Starr, The Mynah Birds, Joni Mitchell, & more. We also double down on Tom Waits this week, celebrate monumental anniversaries from Rage Against The Machine & Temple Of The Dog, pay tribute to the late-great DMX, & re-visit Strombo’s heartwarming conversation with the legendary Mr. Fred Penner! We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Jimi Hendex, “Freedom”
  • The Strokes, “Last Nite”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Paul McCartney, Beck, “Find My Way (Ft. Beck)”
  • St. Vincent, “The Melting Of The Sun”
  • Prince, “Welcome 2 America”
  • Janelle Monáe, “Make Me Feel”
  • Earth, Wind & Fire, “Serpentine Fire”
  • Sly and the Family Stone, “Everyday People”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Electric Looking Glass, “Don’t Miss The Ride”
  • Dinosaur Jr. “Garden”
  • Sunlust, “Existor”
  • Self-Cut Bangs, “Pillow Talk”
  • Rage Against The Machine, “Bulls On Parade”
  • Temple Of The Dog, “Hunger Strike”
  • Tirzah, “Send Me”
  • Liz Phair, “Spanish Doors”
  • Tune-Yards, “Nowhere Man”
  • Palberta, “Before I Got Here”
  • The Doers, “Doin’ Your Taxes”
  • The Organ, “Brother”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Art Bergmann, “Entropy”
  • Tara Williamson, “Almost ft The Northwest Kid”
  • Bernice, “It’s Me Robin”
  • People of the Sun, “Sunday Cruise”
  • D'Angelo, “Cruisin'”
  • Bass is Base, “Funkmobile”
  • Allison Russell, “Nightflyer”
  • Fiver, “Leaning Hard (On My Peripheral Vision)”
  • The Slowinks, ”The Problem”
  • Neko Case, “I Wish I Was The Moon”
  • Tom Waits “Cinny's Waltz”
  • Tom Waits “I Don’t Wanna Grow Up”
  • Fred Penner “I Hear The Music" (Strombo Sessions)
  • Paul Simon, “Allergies”
  • Fred Penner “Deep River Blues (Doc Watson cover)" (Strombo Sessions)
  • Joni Mitchell, “Big Yellow Taxi”
  • The Mynah Birds, “It's My Time”
  • Shad, “Out of Touch ft. pHoenix Pagliacci”
  • 81355, “Capstone”
  • Arlo Maverick, “Hashtag ft. Riwo”
  • Public Enemy, “Fight The Power (2020 Remix) feat. Nas, Rapsody, Black Thought, Jahi, YG & QuestL”
  • Gang Starr, “Above The Clouds”
  • DMX, “Slippin'”
  • Capra, “The Locust Preacher”
  • Spectral Wound, “Frigid And Spellbound”
  • War Curse, “Only” (Anthrax Cover)
  • Ice - T & Slayer, “Disorder”
  • Cypress Hill + Sonic Youth, “I Love You Mary Jane”
  • Godspeed You Black Emperor, “First of the Last Glaciers”
  • Peace Flag Ensemble, “Presentism”
  • Neb., “IMU”
  • Cass McCombs, “County Line”
  • Mustafa Rafiq, “From Foreign: Homely (w/Dwennimmen)”
  • Nick Schofield, “Pale Blue Dot”

Best of the Strombo Show: Bros, Claire Davis, + Michael Peter Olsen

This week on The Strombo Show, George drops exclusive premieres from Bros, Claire Davis, & Michael Peter Olsen. Plus more new music from Our Lady Peace, The Glorious Sons, Bad Waitress, T. Thomason, Barenaked Ladies, Why Try, Holobody, Martha Wainwright, Iskwē & Tom Wilson, The Sun Harmonic, Leon Bridges, Paris Pick, Moonshine,  Nkom Bivoué, Hiatus Kaiyote, Haviah Mighty, Shad, TOBi, Mayhem, Tunic, Mastodon, Damon Albarn, & Silver Pools.  Lots of classic tracks this week as well including some Soundgarden, Portishead, Ladytron, Kraftwerk, Sun Ra, David Bowie, Roy Orbison, Tom Petty, Amy Winehouse, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Aphex Twin, Mos Def, Missy Elliott, Anquette, The Red Light Sting, Alexisonfire, & Billie Holiday. George also revisits an awesome post hockey game performance by Hannah Georgas at his house in downtown Toronto. We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Marvin Gaye, “Every Now and Then”
  • Patti Smith, “Summer Cannibals”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Our Lady Peace, “Stop Making Stupid People Famous ft. Pussy Riot”
  • The Glorious Sons, “Young King”
  • Bad Waitress, “Strawberry Milkshake”
  • The Pretty Reckless, “Only Love Can Save Me Now ft. Matt Cameron + Kim Thayil
  • Soundgarden, “Black Hole Sun”
  • Portishead, “Wandering Star”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance
  • Bros, “Crazy Schemes”
  • T. Thomason, “Lovers in a Dangerous Time” (Bruce Cockburn Cover)
  • Barenaked Ladies, “New Disaster”
  • Jane Inc., “Steel”
  • Ladytron, “He Took Her to a Movie”
  • Kraftwerk, “The Robots”
  • Michael Peter Olsen, “FlimFlam ft. I am Robot and Proud"
  • Ada Lea, “Hurt”
  • Why Try, “The Edge Of My Love”
  • Holobody, “Never Be the Same”
  • Freelove Fenner, “Shoulder Season”
  • Sun Ra, “The Night of The Purple Moon”
  • David Bowie, “Space Oddity”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Martha Wainwright, “Love Will Be Reborn”
  • Iskwē and Tom Wilson, "Starless Nights” (Misha Bower Cover)
  • The Sun Harmonic, “Flying Over Saskatchewan”
  • Steve Earle + The Dukes, “I Don't Care”
  • Roy Orbison, "She's A Mystery To Me"
  • Tom Petty, “I Won’t Back Down”
  • Claire Davis, “Thrive”
  • Leon Bridges, “Motorbike”
  • Paris Pick, “I Can't Help It”
  • People of the Sun, “Sunday Cruise”
  • Amy Winehouse, “You Know I'm No Good”
  • Sharon Jones + The Dap-Kings, “Nobody's Baby”
  • Tom Waits & Kronos Quartet, "Way Down In The Hole"
  • Hannah Georgas, “Rideback”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Angle All the Time”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Waste”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Crazy Shit”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Enemies”
  • Moonshine, “Ginseng ft. Bamao Yendé”
  • Nkom Bivoué, “Zeun Ya Yop”
  • Hiatus Kaiyote - 'Get Sun ft. Arthur Verocai”
  • Aphex Twin, “Windowlicker”
  • Mos Def, “Mathematics”
  • Shad, “Work ft Skratch Bastid”
  • TOBi, “Come As You Are”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Protest Ft. Yizzy”
  • Lex Leosis, “Won't Wait”
  • Missy Elliott, “Work It”
  • Anquette, “Throw The P (Radio Edit)”
  • Mayhem, “Voces Ab Alta”
  • Tunic, “Quitter”
  • Mastodon, “Forged by Neron”
  • Capra, “Samuraiah Carey”
  • The Red Light Sting, “Congratulations Mr. Crocodile, You're Pregnant”
  • Alexisonfire, “Pulmonary Archery”
  • Damon Albarn, “The Nearer The Fountain, More Pure The Stream Flows”
  • Silver Pools, “In The Night”
  • Billie Holiday, “Summertime”
  • Brian Eno, “Lux 1”

Best of the Strombo Show: Silla and Rise, Garbage, Danko Jones, The Linda Lindas

Hey everyone! This week on the show George spins new music from Silla and Rise, Garbage, Danko Jones, The Linda Lindas, Century Egg, Art Bergmann, G.R. Gritt, Aasiva, Tara Williamson, Barenaked Ladies, TOBi, Haviah Mighty, Wolf Castle, Shad, Mykki Blanco, Emanuel, Janette King, O’Summer Vacation, Drinking Boys & Girls Choir, The Venomous Pinks, METZ, HEALTH and Tyler Bates ft. Chino Moreno, Chelsea Wolfe, Kevin Hearn, & Musk Ox to name a few.  Also classic favourites from Hüsker Dü, Suicidal Tendencies, Bikini Kill, Joan Jett, Bruce Cockburn, Billy Bragg, Madvillain, BrassMunk, Dizzee Rascal, Love Inc, Pulp, The Cure, Propagandhi, Slayer, Nina Simone, Björk, & Buffy Sainte-Marie. Strombo also revisits 10 songs from our Hip 30 special featuring: By Divine Right, Tanika Charles, Willie Thrasher, Stars, Harrison and Friends, Julie Doiron, Iskwē, Limblifter, Death From Above 1979 & The Rheostatics. We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Aretha Franklin, “Why I Sing The Blues”
  • Neil Young, “Rockin' In The Free World”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Silla and Rise, “Pandemonium”
  • Garbage, "The Men Who Rule the World"
  • Danko Jones, “Saturday”
  • The OBGM’s “Not Again”
  • Suicidal Tendencies, “Institutionalized”
  • Hüsker Dü, “Everything Falls Apart”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • The Linda Lindas, "Racist, Sexist Boy" (Live at LA Public Library)
  • Century Egg, “Cornered”
  • Art Bergmann, “Christo-Fascists”
  • Laura Jane Grace, “SuperNatural Possession”
  • Bikini Kill, “Rebel Girl”
  • Joan Jett, “Androgynous” (Replacements Cover)
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • G.R. Gritt, “Notre Dame”
  • Aasiva, “Piqatiikka feat. Riit”
  • Tara Williamson, “I Lied”
  • Barenaked Ladies, “New Disaster”
  • Bruce Cockburn, “If I Had A Rocket Launcher”
  • Billy Bragg, “Island of No Return”
  • The Tragically Hip, “Ouch”
  • By Divine Right, “Ahead by a Century”
  • Tanika Charles, “Boots Or Hearts”
  • Willie Thrasher, “Budget Shoes”
  • Stars, “What Blue”
  • Harrison + Friends, “Poets ft. M.I.BLUE”
  • Julie Doiron, “Titanic Terrarium”
  • Iskwe, “38 Years Old”
  • Limblifter, “50 Mission Cap”
  • Death From Above 1979, “Grace Too”
  • Rheostatics, “Bobcaygeon”
  • Rheostatics, “Here Come The Wolves”
  • Tanya Tagaq, “Caribou” (Pixies Cover)
  • Tom Waits, “Make it Rain”
  • Madvillain, “All Caps”
  • The Halluci Nation, “Remember ft. John Trudell + Black Bear”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • TOBi, “Don't Touch!”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Protest Ft. Yizzy”
  • Wolf Castle, “Gunna ft. Raphael de la Rez”
  • Shad, “Work”
  • BrassMunk, “Big”
  • Dizzee Rascal, “Brand New Day”
  • Mykki Blanco, “It’s Not My Choice Ft. Blood Orange”
  • Emanuel, “Black Women”
  • Janette King, “Ooh Yeah”
  • TiKA, “I Would Die 4 U”
  • Love Inc., “You're A Superstar”
  • Pulp, “Help The Aged”
  • The Cure, “A Forest”
  • O’Summer Vacation, “Hommage”
  • Drinking Boys and Girls Choir, “Attention”
  • The Venomous Pinks, "I Want You" (Joan Jett cover)”
  • SNFU, “The Awful Truth”
  • Propagandhi, “The Only Good Fascist Is A Very Dead Fascist”
  • Slayer, “Abolish Government/Superficial Love”
  • Metz , “A Boat to Drown In (Live at the Opera House)”
  • Health and Tyler Bates, “Anti-Life ft. Chino Moreno”
  • Chelsea Wolfe, “Diana”
  • Sinéad O'Connor “Trouble Of The World”
  • Nina Simone, “I Put A Spell On You”
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie, “The Vampire”
  • Kevin Hearn, “The Dope Dealer”
  • Björk, “The Anchor Song ft. The Brodsky Quartet”
  • Musk Ox, “Inheritance (Part 1 - Premonition)”

Best of the Strombo Show: Franz Ferdinand

This week on the show George revisits a wonderful performance by Franz Ferdinand at his house in Toronto. Plus lots of new music from Midnight Oil, Jeen, Kaya Usher, Spoon, Sate, Wine Lips, Beatrice Deer, Vicki Lovelee, Sweet Alibi, Habibi, Real Estate, Franz Ferdinand,  Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Julie Doiron, Megan Nash & The Best Of Intentions, Anzola, Pick A Piper, Keys N Krates ft. Haviah Mighty, Orion Sun, KTheChosen, K-os, Heiress, & Land Of Talk. Many classic tracks this week as well, including Stars, Arcade Fire, Jackson Browne, Joni Mitchell, Sonic Youth, Smashing Pumpkins, Bruce Cockburn, Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers, Johnny Cash & June Carter, Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood, Erykah Badu, Outkast, Metallica, Lee Aaron, & Yo La Tengo. We love music!

 

Playlist

  • Gladys Knight and The Pips, “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”
  • U2, “Mysterious Ways”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Midnight Oil, “Rising Seas”
  • Jeen, “Maybe I’ll Be Gone”
  • Kaya Usher, “Heart Clicks”
  • Charles Spearin, "Unsolicited Advice"
  • Stars, “Your Ex-Lover is Dead”
  • Arcade Fire, “Rebellion (Lies)”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Spoon, “The Hardest Cut”
  • Sate, "Dirty Little Lie”
  • Wine Lips, “Tension”
  • Terra Lightfoot “It’s Over Now”
  • Jackson Browne, “Running on Empty”
  • Joni Mitchell, “Talk to Me”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Beatrice Deer, "HISTORY"
  • Vicki Lovelee, “Shadow”
  • Sweet Alibi, “Slow Down”
  • Dry Cleaning, “Unsmart Lady”
  • Sonic Youth, “Little Trouble Girl”
  • Smashing Pumpkins, “1979”
  • Habibi, “Somewhere They Cant Find Us”
  • Real Estate, “Days” (Television Cover)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Billy Goodbye”
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Walk Away” (Strombo Session)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Glimpse Of Love” (Strombo Session)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Passionfruit (Drake Cover)” (Strombo Session)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Take Me Out” (Strombo Session)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Feel The Love Go” (Strombo Session)
  • Franz Ferdinand, “Ulysses” (Strombo Session)
  • Bruce Cockburn, “I Wondering Where The Lions Are”
  • Tom Waits, "Jersey Girl"
  • Joe Grushecky & The Houserockers, “Never Be Enough Time”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Robert Plant and Alison Krauss, “Don’t Bother Me”
  • Julie Doiron, “Darkness To Light”
  • Megan Nash & The Best Of Intentions, “Coffee”
  • Allison Russell, “Nightflyer”
  • Johnny Cash and June Carter, “Jackson”
  • Nancy Sinatra and Lee Hazlewood, “Some Velvet Morning”
  • Anzola, “Cinco Bets”
  • Pick A Piper, “Keep Your Head Up”
  • Keys N Krates, “Pull Up ft. Haviah Mighty”
  • Janette King, “You Don't Love Me”
  • Erykah Badu, “Bag Lady”
  • Outkast, “Slum Beautiful ft. Cee-Lo Green”
  • Orion Sun, “Concrete”
  • KTheChosen, “Food For Thought”
  • K-os, “Hot Boy ft. Kage E”
  • Backxwash, “I Lie Here Buried With My Rings And My Dresses ft. Ada Rook”
  • Metallica, “For Whom The Bell Tolls”
  • Lee Aaron, “Metal Queen”
  • Heiress, “All Ends”
  • Land Of Talk, “Calming Night Partner”
  • Glenn-Copeland, “Durocher”
  • Yo La Tengo, “Damage”
  • Alexis Weissenberg, “Clair de lune”