Strombo Sessions: John Prine

This week on the show George re-visits two of the most powerful live performances ever to take place at his house in Toronto… long time friends Alexisonfire & the late-great legendary Mr. John Prine. Also, lots of new music on the show this week, including fresh tracks from Sate, Digging Roots, Strange Breed, Goodbye Honolulu, Wine Lips, Slow Down Molasses, Blinker The Star, Farideh, Tanya Tagaq, Silla & Rise, Andy Shauf, Men I Trust, BadBadNotGood, New Age Doom & Lee “Scratch” Perry, The Human Rights, Generous Thieves, Shad, Hate, Tunic, Comeback Kid, Big Thief, Le Ren, & Jon Hopkins. Georgie also spins some classics from Rush, Thrush Hermit, Sleater-Kinney, Weezer, Tricky, Odetta, Sonic Youth, Erykah Badu, Slum Village, Beastie Boys, L7, Propagandhi, Daniel Lanois, Billie Holiday, & Beethoven. We love music!

Playlist

  • Gladys Knight and The Pips, “The Nitty Gritty”
  • Rush, “The Spirit of Radio”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Sate, “Nobody”
  • Digging Roots, “Cut My Hair”
  • Strange Breed “So Blind”
  • Danko Jones, “Start the Show”
  • Thrush Hermit, "From the Back of the Film"
  • Sleater-Kinney, “Get Up”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Goodbye Honolulu, “Get the Denim”
  • Wine Lips, “Tension”
  • Slow Down Molasses, "Some Fine Action"
  • The Dirty Nil, “Blunt Force Concussion”
  • Weezer, “Tired of Sex”
  • Tricky, “Makes Me Wanna Die”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Blinker The Star, “Siren”
  • Farideh, "Oracles"
  • Tanya Tagaq, “Tongues”
  • Silver Pools, “Crushed Hat”
  • Woody Guthrie, “Jesus Christ”
  • Odetta,”Hit or Miss”
  • John Prine, “Crazy Bone” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Far From Me” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Speed Of Sound And Loneliness” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Sam Stone” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Summer's End” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Ramblin' Fever (Merle Haggard Cover)” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “Christmas In Prison” (Strombo Session)
  • John Prine, “When I Get To Heaven” (Strombo Session)
  • Tom Waits, "Shore Leave"
  • Sonic Youth, “Making the Nature Scene”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Silla and Rise, “Anirniq”
  • Andy Shauf, "Jaywalker"
  • Men I Trust, “Tree Among Shrubs”
  • Hua Li, “Mastery”
  • Erykah Badu, “Didn't Cha Know”
  • Slum Village, “Fall In Love”
  • BadBadNotGood, “Fall In Love”
  • BadBadNotGood, “Beside April ft. Karriem Riggins and Arthur Verocai”
  • New Age Doom and Lee “Scratch” Perry, “Holy Dub”
  • The Human Rights, “Red Hot ft. Caddy Cad”
  • Generous Thieves, “Morning Light”
  • Shad, “Work”
  • Lex Leosis, “Wanted”
  • Beastie Boys, “Gratitude”
  • L7, “Shitlist”
  • Hate, “Rugia”
  • Tunic, "You're A Bug"
  • Comeback Kid, “No Easy Way Out”
  • Vagina Witchcraft, “Pyro”
  • Propagandhi, “A Speculative Fiction"
  • Alexisonfire, “Pulmonary Archery” (Strombo Session)
  • Alexisonfire, “This Could Be Anywhere In The World” (Strombo Session)
  • Big Thief, “Change”
  • Le Ren, "May Hard Times Pass Us By"
  • Daniel Lanois, “Falling at Your Feet ft. Bono”
  • Billie Holiday, “You Turned the Tables on Me"
  • Jon Hopkins, “Sit Around The Fire”
  • Beethoven - Bernard Haitink, Gordan Nikolitch, Tim Hugh, Lars Vogt and London Symphony Orchestra, “Concerto for Violin, Cello and Orchestra in C Major, Op. 56 - II. Largo”