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”

The Kills – Strombo Session

This week on the show George re-visits one of the first-ever live performances at his house by The Kills. Also on the program, new music from Dooms Children, Jayli Wolf, Digging Roots, Laura Jane Grace, The Wilderness Of Manitoba, Low, Julie Doiron, Charlotte Cornfield, Geordie Gordon, Paragon Cause, Absolutely Free, Public Service Broadcasting, Pamela Z, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Cartel Madras, Haviah Mighty, Tunic, Creeping Death, Pup, Michael Stipe & Jean-Michel Blais. Plus Georgie celebrates Polaris Prize winner Cadence Weapon by replaying his powerful acceptance speech, and spins some cool new re-issues by Tricky Woo. Of course classic songs as well, including tracks by Koko Taylor, Mötley Crüe, The Tragically Hip, Janis Joplin, The White Stripes, The New Pornogrphers, Lee “Scratch” Perry, Fugazi, Can, Aretha Franklin, Destroyer, Steve Reich & Kronos Quartet, Madvillain, Janet Jackson, Tracy Bonham, Bjork, Buffy Sainte-Marie & Colleen. We love music!

Playlist

  • Koko Taylor, “Fire”
  • Mötley Crüe, “Kickstart my Heart”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Dooms Children, “Heavy Year”
  • Jayli Wolf, “Lead Me”
  • Digging Roots, “Cut My Hair”
  • Burnstick, “Some Kind of Hell”
  • The Tragically Hip, "Blow at High Dough"
  • Janis Joplin, “Kozmic Blues”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Tricky Woo, “The Claw”
  • Tricky Woo, “Let us Sing”
  • Tricky Woo, “Alright”
  • The OBGMs, “Cash”
  • The White Stripes, “Fell in Love with a Girl”
  • The New Pornogrphers, “Mass Romantic”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Laura Jane Grace, “Lolo 13”
  • The Wilderness of Manitoba, “Oblivion”
  • Low, “White Horses”
  • The Kills, “Cosmic Dancer”
  • The Kills, “Hard Habit To Break” (Strombo Session)
  • The Kills, “Heart Of A Dog” (Strombo Session)
  • The Kills, “Black Balloon” (Strombo Session)
  • The Kills, “Doing It To Death” (Strombo Session)
  • The Kills, “Baby Says” (Strombo Session)
  • The Kills, “Whirling Eye” (Strombo Session)
  • The KIlls, “Siberian Nights” (Strombo Session)
  • Lee "Scratch" Perry, “I Am the Upsetter”
  • Fugazi, “Cassavetes”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Julie Doiron, “You Gave Me The Key”
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “Partner in Crime”
  • Geordie Gordon, “The Great Divide”
  • Big Thief, “Little Things”
  • Can “Vitamin C”
  • Aretha Franklin, “Day Dreaming”
  • Tom Waits, “Dead And Lovely”
  • Destroyer, “New Ways of Living”
  • Paragon Cause, “Two to Play”
  • Absolutely Free, “Remaining Light”
  • Public Service Broadcasting, “Der Rhythmus der Maschinen ft. Blixa Bargeld”
  • Pamela Z, “Badagada"
  • Steve Reich - Kronos Quartet, “Different Trains: America, Before the War”
  • Madvillain, “America's Most Blunted”
  • Janet Jackson, “Clouds (Interlude) ft. Carly Simon”
  • Janet Jackson, "Sexhibition"
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, “No Jesus Piece”
  • Cartel Madras, “Fear and Loathing”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Tesla”
  • Cadence Weapon, “Senna ft. Jacques Greene”
  • Backxwash, “Adolescence”
  • Tunic, “Apprehension”
  • Creeping Death, “Humanity Transcends”
  • Pup, “Holier Than Thou”
  • The White Swan, “Tell It To The Sky”
  • Tracy Bonham, “Mother Mother”
  • Bjork, “I Miss You (Dobie Rub Part One) (Sunshine Mix)”
  • Buffy Sainte-Marie, “Poppies”
  • Michael Stipe, “Sunday Morning”
  • Jean-Michel Blais, “Murmures”
  • Colleen, “Everything Lay Still”
  • Cowboy Junkies, “Walkin' After Midnight”

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)”

Amanda Palmer + Norm MacDonald

This week on the show George revisits a powerful interview / performance with Amanda Palmer (Dresden Dolls) & pays tribute to late-great comedian Norm MacDonald. Plus new music from Billy Talent ft. Rivers Cuomo, JEEN, SATE, Metallica Blacklist: Pup, Alessia Cara & The Warning, Kamasi Washington, Lady Blackbird, Kay Young, New Age Doom & Lee “Scratch” Perry, Hard Feelings, Caribou, SUUNS, Bad Waitress, The Troops of Doom, Tunic, Le Ren, Rose Bolton, & Jean-Michel Blais. As for the classics, Georgie spins some David Bowie, Soundgarden, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Broken Social Scene, Fiona Apple, Handsome Boy Modeling School, The Parachute Club, Diana Ross, Bowery Electric, My Bloody Valentine, Ozzy Osbourne, Hole, The Squires, Ian and Sylvia, & John Fahey. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Aretha Franklin, “Sister from Texas”
  • David Bowie, “Let’s Dance”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Billy Talent, “End Of Me ft. Rivers Cuomo”
  • JEEN, “Maybe I’ll Be Gone”
  • SATE "Howler"
  • Cleopatrick, “Victoria Park”
  • Soundgarden, “Rusty Cage”
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers, “Breaking the Girl”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Pup, “Holier Than Thou”
  • Alessia Cara & The Warning, "Enter Sandman"
  • Kamasi Washington, “My Friend of Misery”
  • This Is The Kit, “Coming To Get You Nowhere”
  • Broken Social Scene, “I’m Still Your Fag”
  • Dresden Dolls, “Girl Anachronism”
  • Amanda Palmer, “Drowning in The Sound”
  • Amanda Palmer, “Oasis (Strombo Session)
  • Amanda Palmer, “Voicemail For Jill” (Strombo Session)
  • Amanda Palmer, “Death Thing” (Strombo Session)
  • Fiona Apple, “Fast As You Can”
  • Handsome Boy Modeling School, “The Truth ft Roisin and J-Live”
  • Tom Waits, “Small Change”
  • Lady Blackbird, “Beware The Stranger”
  • Kay Young, “I've Got You Ft. JNR Williams
  • New Age Doom & Lee “Scratch” Perry, “Holy Dub”
  • Daniel Lanois, “Power”
  • The Parachute Club, “Boys Club”
  • Diana Ross, “I’m Coming Out”
  • Hard Feelings, “Dangerous”
  • Caribou, “You Can Do It”
  • SUUNS, “The Trilogy”
  • Fly Pan Am, “Distance Dealer”
  • Bowery Electric, “Fear of Flying”
  • My Bloody Valentine, “When You Sleep”
  • Josh Gardner, “Norm Macdonald's Bat Song”
  • Ozzy Osbourne, “Hellraiser”
  • Hole, “Teenage Whore”
  • Bad Waitress, “Delusions of Grandeur”
  • The Troops of Doom, “Introduction - The Absence of Light”
  • The Troops of Doom, “Act I - The Devil's Tail”
  • Tunic, “Apprehension”
  • Vagina Witchcraft, “Pyro”
  • The Squires, “The Sultan”
  • Ian and Sylvia, “Every Night When The Sun Goes Down”
  • John Fahey, “Sunflower River Blues”
  • Le Ren, “I Already Love You”
  • Vashti Bunyan, “Across the Water”
  • Rose Bolton, “Starless Night”
  • Jean-Michel Blais, “Murmures”

Adrian Sutherland + Mary Gauthier

This week on the show George spins an exclusive premiere by Adrian Sutherland & revisits a powerful conversation & performance with Mary Gauthier. Tons of new music including tracks by Charlotte Cornfield, Big Thief, Bad Waitress, Andy Shauf, Hannah Georgas, Megan Nash, Katie Tupper, Often, Park Hye Jin, Haviah Mighty, Baby Keem & Kendrick Lamar, Machinedrum, Starless, Tunic, Amazing Grave, & Damon Albarn, along with reissues by Tricky Woo, DJ Shadow, & a new unearthed Radiohead song. Plus a bunch of classics for you as well: Etta James, Fiona Apple, D’Angelo, PJ Harvey, L7, Nirvana, Stereolab, Beck, Woody Guthrie, Morphine, Malvina Reynolds, Joni Mitchell, Queen Latifah, Digable Planets, Jay-Z, J Dilla, The Microphones, & Arvo Pärt. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Etta James, “Tighten Up Your Own Thing”
  • Fiona Apple, “Criminal”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Adrian Sutherland, "Paranoia"
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “Partner in Crime”
  • Big Thief, “Certainty”
  • Ani DiFranco, “Play God”
  • D'Angelo, “Chicken Grease”
  • PJ Harvey, “This Mess We're In ft. Thom Yorke”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance
  • Bad Waitress, “Rabbit Hole”
  • Bad Waitress, “Yeah Yeah Yeah”
  • Bad Waitress, “Lacerate”
  • Forth Wanderers, “Company”
  • L7, “Pretend We're Dead”
  • Nirvana “In Bloom”
  • Tricky Woo, “Easy”
  • Radiohead, "If You Say The Word”
  • DJ Shadow, “Building Steam With A Grain Of Salt”
  • Stereolab, “Metronomic Underground”
  • Beck, “The New Pollution”
  • DJ Shadow, “Midnight In A Perfect World”
  • Mary Gauthier, "Bullet Holes in the Sky”
  • Mary Gauthier, “I Drink”
  • Mary Gauthier, “Down by The River” (Neil Young Cover)”
  • Mary Gauthier “Mercy Now”
  • Woody Guthrie, “This Land is Your Land”
  • Tom Waits, “Burma Shave“
  • Morphine, “Candy”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Andy Shauf, “Spanish On The Beach”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Change (Acoustic)”
  • Megan Nash, “Chew Quietly - Clean Slate”
  • Neko Case, “Be And Bring Me Home”
  • Malvina Reynolds, “Rosie Jane”
  • Joni Mitchell, “Edith and the Kingpin”
  • Katie Tupper, “Live Inside”
  • Park Hye Jin, “I Need You”
  • Often, “Deep Sleep”
  • Queen Latifah, “Just Another Day”
  • Digable Planets, “La Femme Fetal”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Tesla”
  • Baby Keem and Kendrick Lamar, “Family Ties”
  • Machinedrum - 'Stone Age (feat. Deniro Farrar)'
  • Cadence Weapon, “Black Hand”
  • Jay Z, “Izzo (H.O.V.A)”
  • J Dilla, “Think Twice”
  • Starless, “Pendulum”
  • Tunic, “Apprehension”
  • Amazing Grave, “Dog Chained to Dog”
  • The Microphones, “The Glow, Pt. 2”
  • Damon Albarn, “Particles”
  • Amanda Palmer, “Voicemail for Jill”
  • Arvo Pärt, “Für Alina” (English: For Alina)

Hush + Metallica Blacklist

This week on the show George drops an exclusive premiere from Hush and also explores the ’Metallica Blacklist’ compilation, spinning covers by Rina Sawayama, St. Vincent, & Phoebe Bridgers. Plus new music from Sate, Bad Waitress, Danko Jones, Glassreel, Ada Lea, Teagan Johnston, Anthony OKS, Shad, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, David Strickland, Arlo Parks, Public Service Broadcasting, Amazing Grave, Scene Queen & Jason Sharp. Tons of classics on the program as well, including System Of A Down, Chuck Berry, Koko Taylor, Queen, Supertramp, Kate Bush, The Clash, Bob Marley, Otis Redding, Fugees, Outkast, Skinny Puppy, New Order, Deftones, Sonic Youth and Nina Simone.

Strombo also pays tribute to the late-great Mr. Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry by revisiting a very rare interview session recorded at George’s house, which deeply reflects on his life, songs, & legacy. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Johnnie Taylor, “It's September”
  • System of a Down, “Chop Suey!”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Sate "Howler"
  • Bad Waitress, “Rabbit Hole”
  • Danko Jones, “Start the Show”
  • Partner, “Personal Weekend”
  • Chuck Berry, “School Day (Ring Ring Goes The Bell)”
  • Koko Taylor, “Wang Dang Doodle”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Rina Sawayama, “Enter Sandman”
  • St. Vincent, “Sad But True”
  • Phoebe Bridgers, “Nothing Else Matters”
  • The Darkness, “Rock and Roll Deserves to Die”
  • Queen, “Stone Cold Crazy”
  • Supertramp, “School”
  • Glassreel, “Love So Hollow”
  • Ada Lea, “Partner”
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “Headlines”
  • Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, “Break Up”
  • Kate Bush, “Running Up That Hill (Deal with God) - Extended 12" Version”
  • The Clash, "Three Card Trick"
  • Lee Perry and The Upsetters, “Black Panta”
  • Lee Scratch Perry, “Dreadlocks in Moonlight”
  • Otis Redding, “You Send Me”
  • Bob Marley and the Wailers, “Soul Rebel”
  • Bob Marley, “Sun Is Shining (Dub Version)"
  • Lee Scratch Perry, “Mr. Brown In Town”
  • Tom Waits, “Blue Valentine”
  • Teagan Johnston, “Holy, Not Ready To Hide”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Anthony OKS, “Clearly Now”
  • Shad, “Body (No Reason)”
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, “Wild Boy ft. Polo Brian”
  • David Strickland, “Messenger ft. Erick Sermon”
  • 81355, “Capstone”
  • Outkast, “ATLiens”
  • The Fugees, “Killing Me Softly With His Song”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Hush, “Story of Gold”
  • Arlo Parks, “Too Good (Unknown Mortal Orchestra Remix)”
  • Public Service Broadcasting, “People, Let's Dance ft. EERA”
  • Repair, “Breaking Patterns”
  • New Order, “Bizarre Love Triangle”
  • Skinny Puppy, “Dig It”
  • Amazing Grave, “Dog Chained to Dog”
  • Scene Queen, “Pretty in Pink”
  • Creeping Death, “The Edge of Existence”
  • Capra, “Samuraiah Carey”
  • Deftones, “Back to School (Mini Maggit)”
  • Sonic Youth, “Nevermind (What Was It Anyway)”
  • Kevin Hearn, “Voss”
  • Angel Olsen, “Alive and Dying (Waving, Smiling)”
  • Nina Simone, “One September Day”
  • Jason Sharp, “Blossoming Rest”
  • Colleen, “Floating In The Clearest Night”

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. and 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: Debra-Jean Creelman, Emanuel + summersets

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 and The Gang, “Fruitman”
  • J Dilla, “Geek Down”
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, “Something Else”
  • The Halluci Nation, “Remember ft. John Trudell and 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: 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: The Cult, Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert + Jon Randall

Showtime! This week George features an exclusive premiere from Nick Ferrio, plus brand new music from Greta Van Fleet, The Trews, Celeigh Cardinal, St. Vincent, Electric Looking Glass, Century Egg, Ghost Woman, 81355, Shad, Haviah Mighty, Jim Ward, The Descendents, Tunic, Andrew W.K., Gary Numan, Health & Nine Inch Nails. Classic tracks include Modest Mouse, Bjork, Jimi Hendrix, Chris Cornell, The Cramps, The Soft Boys, Kris Kristofferson, The Spice Girls, Tal Bachman, Michie Mee & DJ L.A. Luv, De La Soul, The Subhumans, & Einstürzende Neubauten to name a few. Also, we revisit the very first live performance in George’s living room by the legends in The Cult, as well as an interview with Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert & Jon Randall about ‘The Marfa Tapes’. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Aretha Franklin, "Night Time Is the Right Time"
  • Nirvana, “Sliver”
  • The Damn Truth, “This Is Who We Are Now”
  • Greta Van Fleet, “My Way, Soon”
  • The Trews, “I Wanna Play”
  • Chastity, “Losing a Whole Year”
  • Modest Mouse, “Heart Cooks Brain”
  • Bjork, “Hunter”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Nick Ferrio, “Television of Roses”
  • Celeigh Cardinal, “Ahead by a Century” (Tragically Hip Cover)
  • St. Vincent, “Down And Out Downtown”
  • Ejji Smith, “Highway”
  • Jimi Hendrix , “May This Be Love”
  • Chris Cornell, “Seasons”
  • Andy Shauf - "Living Room"
  • Electric Looking Glass, “Rosie in the Rain”
  • Century Egg, “Do You Want To Dance”
  • Ghost Woman, “Demons”
  • The Cramps - Garbageman
  • The Soft Boys, “"I Wanna Destroy You"
  • Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall “In His Arms”
  • Kris Kristofferson, “Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down”
  • Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall “Am I Right or Amarillo”
  • Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert and Jon Randall “Geraldene”
  • Tal Bachman, “She's So High”
  • Spice Girls, “Wannabe
  • Tom Waits, "Downtown Train"
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Shad, “Out of Touch ft. pHoenix Pagliacci”
  • 81355, “Thumbs Up”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Way Too Fast Ft. Jalen Santoy”
  • David Strickland, “Turtle Island Ft. JRDN, Spade, Supaman, Artson, Whitey Don”
  • Clairmont The Second, “HANDS”
  • De La Soul, “Ring Ring Ring (Ha Ha Hey)”
  • Michie Mee and DJ L.A. Luv “Jamaican Funk (Canadian Style)”
  • The Cult, “Wild Flower” (Strombo Session)
  • The Cult, “Horse Nation” (Strombo Session)
  • The Cult, “Deeply Ordered Chaos” (Strombo Session)
  • The Cult, “She Sells Sanctuary” (Strombo Session)
  • The Cult, “G.O.A.T.” (Strombo Session)
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Jim Ward, “I Got A Secret ft. Shawna Potter”
  • Tunic, “Exhaling”
  • The Descendents, “Baby Doncha Know”
  • SNFU, “The Awful Truth”
  • The Dishrags, “A Quiet Little Table”
  • The Subhumans, “Out Of Line”
  • Andrew W.K., “I'm In Heaven”
  • Gary Numan, “Now And Forever”
  • Health and Nine Inch Nails, “Isn’t Everyone”
  • Vallens, “Difference Repeating”
  • Einstürzende Neubauten, “Yü Gung (Live)”
  • Einstürzende Neubauten, “The Garden “
  • Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, “Albuquerque”
  • Cat Power, “Colors And The Kids”
  • Joseph Shabason, “The Fellowship”
  • Brian Eno, “Stars”