Best of the Strombo Show: Jim Ward, TOVI, Sook-Yin Lee + Adam Litovitz

Coming up on the latest edition of The Strombo Show, George drops exclusive premieres from Jim Ward, TOVI, & Sook-Yin Lee & Adam Litovitz. Plus the very talented Sydney Blu joins us for a DJ set, as well as some living room performances from La Force, Ellevator & Richard Reed Parry. We also dive into the classics: Blur, Love, Death, Cornelius, The Clash, John Fahey, Jay-Z, The Shins, PJ Harvey, Robbie Robertson, Stevie Wonder, Bruce Cockburn, Patti Smith, The Upsetters, Suzanne Vega, & Dr. Octagon to name a few. Of course we also have an onslaught of new music for listeners to sink their ears into, including fresh tracks from Haviah Mighty, Ben Harper, The Slowinks, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Islands, Tunic, Tuns, K-OS, Jane Inc., Mighloe, Maude Audet, Cadence Weapon, Alex Little & The Suspicious Minds, David Picco, & Janette King. All aboard! We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Aretha Franklin, “Rock Steady”
  • XTC, “Making Plans For Nigel”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Cleopatrick, “The Drake”
  • Danko Jones, “I Want Out”
  • Miesha & The Spanks, "Mixed Blood Girls"
  • Strange Breed, “Reputation”
  • PJ Harvey, ‘Down By The Water’
  • Blur, “Stereotypes”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, “Break Up”
  • TOVI, “Wandering”
  • Jane Inc., “Gem”
  • La Force, “You Amaze Me” (Strombo Session)
  • The Shins, “New Slang”
  • Tuns, “Double Down”
  • Sook-Yin Lee & Adam Litovitz, “Wrecking Heart”
  • Islands, “(We Like To) Do It With The Lights On
  • Richard Reed Parry, “I Was In The World (Was The World In Me?)” (Strombo Session)
  • Robbie Robertson, “Somewhere Down The Crazy River”
  • Suzanne Vega, “Tom's Diner”
  • K-OS, “Just What I Needed”
  • Jim Ward, “Paper Fish”
  • Alex Little & The Suspicious Minds, “Across The City”
  • Ellevator, “St. Cecilia” (Strombo Session)
  • Patti Smith, “Dancing Barefoot”
  • The Clash, “Train in Vain (Stand by Me)”
  • David Picco, “Waiting for the Summertime”
  • Maude Audet, “You're Shaken”
  • Slowinks, “Stay With Me Awhile”
  • Julian Taylor, “Ballad Of The Young Troubadour”
  • Willie Dunn, “Son Of The Sun”
  • Bruce Cockburn, “If A Tree”
  • Tom Waits, “Underground (Live)”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • Witch Prophet, “Shine”
  • Mighloe, "Don't Call Me"
  • Yaya Bey “fxck it then”
  • Anderson .Paak, “Lockdown”
  • Stevie Wonder, “Living In The City”
  • The Upsetters, “Rubba Rubba Words”
  • BROCKHAMPTON, “BUZZCUT ft. Danny Brown”
  • Cadence Weapon, “Eye To Eye”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Good On My Own Tonight Ft. TOBi”
  • Def-i, “Gather Round”
  • Dr. Octagon, “Blue Flowers”
  • Jay-Z, “D'Evils”
  • Janette King, "Airplane"
  • Sydney Blu, “Monologue ft. Fritz Helder”
  • Sydney Blu, “Conspiracy”
  • Sydney Blu, “Nightshade feat Amalia Leandro”
  • Sydney Blu, “To the Ground ft. Jeny Vega”
  • Capra, “Samuraiah Carey”
  • Tunic, “Invalid”
  • The OBGMs, “Fight Song”
  • Death, “Politicians In My Eyes"
  • Love, “Alone Again Or”
  • Ben Harper, "Joshua Tree" (Band Version)
  • John Fahey, “Beautiful Linda Getchell”
  • Delma Lachney & Blind Uncle Gaspard, “La Danseuse”
  • Jennifer Castle, “Moonbeam or Ray”
  • Chrystal Für, “I'll Rise At Dawn Once More (ft. Echo Collective)
  • Allen Ginsberg, "A Supermarket in California"

Best of the Strombo Show: Daniel Lanois, Dany Laj and The Looks, + Vallens

‘And here we…go!’ This week on The Strombo Show we have exclusive premieres from Daniel Lanois, Dany Laj & The Looks, and Vallens. New music from Teenage Fanclub, Mouse On Mars, Dinosaur Jr., cEvin Key, Danny Elfman, Fiver, Bocephus King, SNFU with Propagandhi, and Sook-Yin Lee & Adam Litovitz. Plus classic cuts from The Cure, Iggy Pop & The Stooges, John Prine, Sinéad O’Connor, Ella Fitzgerald, Anthrax, Mazzy Star, Slayer, Janis Joplin, The Velvet Underground, Tricky, Bruce Cockburn, Kraftwerk, Stereolab, & Quincy Jones. Also, Strombo revisits an excellent live performance by The Sadies in his living room. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • The Isley Brothers, “It's Your Thing”
  • Madonna, “Human Nature”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • St. Vincent, “Pay Your Way In Pain”
  • Danny Elfman, "Love In The Time Of Covid"
  • Cheer, “Build Up”
  • Crown Lands, “Feeling Good” (Nina Simone Cover)
  • Janis Joplin & Big Brother and the Holding Company, “Summertime”
  • The Velvet Underground, “"White Light/White Heat"
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Dany Laj and The Looks, “Don't Keep Me Guessin”
  • Teenage Fanclub, “I’m More Inclined”
  • Dinosaur Jr., “I Ran Away”
  • The Cure, “Just Like Heaven”
  • Sinéad O'Connor, “Just Like U Said It Would Be”
  • Nilüfer Yanya, “Crash”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • davOmakesbeats, “Pushing My Love feat. Rituals of Mine”
  • Hilotrons, “Subtle Siren Song”
  • Sook-Yin Lee & Adam Litovitz, “Run Away with Her”
  • Hot Garbage, “Easy Believer”
  • Stereolab, “The Noise Of Carpet”
  • Tricky, “Christiansands"
  • The Sadies, “Another Season Again” (Strombo Session)
  • The Sadies, “Through Strange Eyes” (Strombo Session)
  • The Sadies, “There Are No Words” (Strombo Session)
  • The Sadies, “Dark Eyes” (Strombo Session)
  • The Sadies, “The House is not a Motel” (Love Cover) (Strombo Session)
  • Black Flag, “Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie”
  • Iggy and the Stooges, “"Gimme Danger" - 1997 Alternate “Violent” Iggy Mix
  • Bocephus King, “One More Troubadour”
  • Fiver, “Leaning Hard (On My Peripheral Vision)”
  • Mo Kenney, “You Belong To Me”
  • Tom Waits, “Virginia Ave” (Early Years Version)
  • John Prine, “Angel From Montgomery”
  • Daniel Lanois, “Every Nation”
  • Dominique Fils-Aimé, “Love Take Over”
  • Justine Tyrell, “My Name”
  • Sampa The Great, “Energy ft. Nadeem Din-Gabisi”
  • Lauryn Hill, “Lost Ones”
  • Black Star, "Definition"
  • Vallens, “Difference Repeating”
  • cEvin Key, “Kullakan (with Soriah)”
  • Mouse On Mars, “Speech And Ambulation”
  • Kraftwerk, “Computer Love”
  • Quincy Jones, “Body Heat”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • DISHPIT, “This Time”
  • Squid, “Narrator ft. Martha Skye Murphy (Radio Edit)”
  • SNFU, “Hale Bop ft. Propagandhi”
  • Mr. Bungle "Sudden Death"
  • Anthrax, “I Am The Law”
  • Slayer, “Angel of Death”
  • Bell Orchestre, “IV: What You're Thinking”
  • Mazzy Star, “Five String Serenade”
  • Bruce Cockburn, “One Day I Walk”
  • Charlotte Cornfield, “June”
  • Jean-Michel Blais, “Dans Ma Main”
  • Ella Fitzgerald, “Azure”
  • Sunburned Hand of the Man, “Dropped A Rock”
  • Colleen, “Ritournelle”

Junos 2021

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”

Strombo Celebrates the Long Weekend

Strombo celebrates the long weekend with exclusive premieres from Dana Sipos & Marker Starlin.

Plus new tracks from Art Bergmann, Sleater-Kinney, LUMP, Charlotte Cardin, PACKS, Status/Non-Status, Martha Wainwright, Allison Russell, Fiver, Ice Tha One, Janette King, Dawn Richard, India Jordan, Mykki Blanco, Kenny Mason, Anthony OKS, Backxwash, Capra, Kardashev, Stone Giants, & Graham Van Pelt.  Also tons of classic favourites from the likes of Bif Naked, Gorillaz, Peter Gabriel, Sonic Youth, The Who, Sly & The Family Stone, The Animals, The Beatles, Leonard Cohen, M.I.A., LFO, Soul II Soul, Salt-N-Pepa, Cypress Hill, Biohazard & Onyx, Duke Ellington & John Coltrane, The Replacements, & Sarah McLachlan. George also revisits a performance in his house by Canadian legends Sharon & Bram with guests: Damian Abraham (of F*cked Up), Feltworth, Peter Mansbridge + Zaki Ibrahim. We Love Music!

Playlist

  • Koko Taylor, “Don't Mess With The Messer”
  • Sloan, "Money City Maniacs"
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Cleopatrick, “Family Van”
  • Art Bergmann, “Entropy”
  • Sleater-Kinney, “Worry With You”
  • Moscow Apartment, “Halfway”
  • Bif Naked, “I Love Myself Today”
  • Gorillaz ,"Clint Eastwood"
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Marker Starling, “The Good in Everyone” (Sloan Cover)
  • LUMP, “Animal”
  • Charlotte Cardin, “Daddy”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Just A Phase”
  • Peter Gabriel, “In Your Eyes”
  • Sonic Youth, “Shadow of a Doubt”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • PACKS, “Two Hands”
  • Status/Non-Status "Find A Home"
  • Martha Wainwright, “Love Will Be Reborn”
  • Kiwi Jr, “Waiting in Line”
  • The Who, “Pinball Wizard”
  • Sly and The Family Stone, “Stand!”
  • Sharon and Bram, “Comin' Round The Mountain” (Strombo Session)
  • Sharon and Bram, “The Colour Song ft. Feltworth” (Strombo Session)
  • Sharon and Bram, “One Elephant ft. Peter Mansbridge” (Strombo Session)
  • Sharon and Bram, “Peanut Butter and Jelly ft. Damian Abraham (of F*cked Up)”(Strombo Session)
  • Sharon & Bram, “Talk About Peace ft. Zaki Ibrahim” (Strombo Session)
  • Sharon and Bram, “Skinnamarink ft. Feltworth” (Strombo Session)
  • Feltworth, “Forget This Feeling”
  • The Animals, “Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood”
  • The Beatles, “You've Got To Hide Your Love Away”
  • Leonard Cohen, “Dance Me to the End of Love”
  • Tom Waits, “Clap Hands”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Dana Sipos "Breathing Barrel”
  • Allison Russell, “The Runner”
  • Fiver, “Paid In Pride”
  • Lido Pimienta, “Nada ft.. Li Saumet”
  • M.I.A., “Bucky Done Gone”
  • Ice Tha One, “Albany”
  • Janette King - Airplane - Prod. Jordan Esau
  • Dawn Richard, “Bussifame"
  • India Jordan, “Only Said Enough”
  • LFO, “LFO (The Leeds Warehouse Mix)”
  • Soul II Soul, “Keep on Movin’
  • Mykki Blanco, "Love Me ft. Jamila Woods and Jay Cue”
  • Kenny Mason, “Much Money ft. Freddie Gibbs”
  • Anthony OKS, "Clearly Now"
  • Junia-T, “Puzzles ft. FAIZA”
  • Salt-N-Pepa, “None Of Your Business”
  • Cypress Hill, “I Wanna Get High”
  • Biohazard and Onyx, “Judgment Night”
  • Backxwash, “I Lie Here Buried With My Rings and My Dresses”
  • Capra, “Samuraiah Carey”
  • Kardashev, “Heartache”
  • Deftones, “Genesis”
  • Stone Giants, “West Coast Love Stories”
  • Duke Ellington and John Coltrane, “In A Sentimental Mood”
  • The Replacements, “Androgynous”
  • Sarah McLachlan, “Mercy”
  • Graham Van Pelt, “Channel Ridge”

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 + Jon Randall “In His Arms”
  • Kris Kristofferson, “Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down”
  • Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert + Jon Randall “Am I Right or Amarillo”
  • Jack Ingram, Miranda Lambert + 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 + 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 & 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”

Amai Kuda et Les Bois, Cat Clyde and Jeremie Albino, + Gay Hollywood

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”

No Joy, Spider Whiskey + Fiver

This week on the show George spins exclusive premieres from No Joy, Spider Whiskey, & Fiver. Plus we dive into lots of other new music including tracks from Danko Jones, Cleopatrick, Art Bergmann, Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, Mdou Moctar,, Status/Non-Status, Daniel Lanois, Toronto Tabla Ensemble, Allison Russell, Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, Haviah Mighty, Wolf Castle, & Capra to name a few. As for the classics, T Rex, Suzi Quatro, Buffy Sainte Marie, Willie Dunn, Joni Mitchell, The Be Good Tanyas, Zubot & Dawson, PJ Harvey and John Parish, 2 Pac, Digital Underground, Carcass, Exciter, & A Silver Mount Zion have got us covered. We also revisit a brilliant live performance from Broken Social Scene at George’s house in downtown Toronto. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, “You've Got What It Takes”
  • Iggy Pop, “Lust for Life”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Les Shirley, “Forget It I'm In Love”
  • Cleopatrick, “Family Van”
  • Danko Jones, “Flaunt It”
  • The Beaches, “Give It Up”
  • T Rex, “20th Century Boy”
  • Suzi Quatro, “Can The Can”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Art Bergmann, “Your Second Amendment”
  • Leanne Betasamosake Simpson, “OK Indicts”
  • Status/Non-Status "Find A Home"
  • Elisapie, “Wolves Don't Live by the Rules ft. Joe Grass” (Willie Thrasher Cover)
  • Willie Dunn, “The Ballad of Crowfoot”
  • Mdou Moctar, “Afrique Victime”
  • Daniel Lanois, “Every Nation”
  • Toronto Tabla Ensemble, “Maryem’s Here”
  • Al Qahwa, “The Rain” / “Il Matar” (Arabic)
  • Joni Mitchell, “Carey”
  • Buffy Sainte Marie, "Helpless"
  • Broken Social Scene, “Cause = Time” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “Can't Find My Heart” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “1972” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “I'll Bring The Sun” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “TBT” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “Lover's Spit (with Feist)” (Strombo Session)
  • Broken Social Scene, “Ibi Dreams Of Pavement” (Strombo Session)
  • Tom Waits, "Papa's Got A Brand New Bag"
  • Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings, “Got a Thing on my Mind”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Dance”
  • Fiver, “Jr Wreck”
  • Loretta Lynn, “Still Woman Enough ft. Reba McEntire and Carrie Underwood”
  • Allison Russell, “Montreal”
  • Jennifer Castle, “I'll Never Walk Alone”
  • The Be Good Tanyas, “House Of The Rising Sun”
  • Zubot & Dawson, “Hellhounds On My Trail (Robert Johnson Cover)”
  • Tanya Tagaq, “Uja”
  • KAMIYADA+, “U Made The Devil Cry”
  • Haviah Mighty, “Way Too Fast Ft. Jalen Santoy”
  • Wolf Castle, “Gunna ft. Raphael de la Rez”
  • Snotty Nose Rez Kids, “Where They At ft. Drezus”
  • Digital Underground, “The Humpty Dance”
  • 2Pac “Keep Ya Head Up”
  • Spider Whiskey, “Green Zephyr”
  • The Venomous Pinks, “"I Want You" (Joan Jett cover)”
  • Power Trip, "Divine Apprehension"
  • Exciter, “Heavy Metal Maniac”
  • Carcass, “Blackstar”
  • No Joy, “Teenager” (Deftones cover)
  • Nick Cave and Warren Ellis, “Carnage”
  • PJ Harvey and John Parish, “Is That All There Is?”
  • Frederick Squire, Julie Doiron, and Mount Eerie “Flaming Home”
  • Chubby Parker, “King Kong Kitchie Kitchie Ki-me-o”
  • A Silver Mount Zion “3 Angles Standing Guard 'Round the Side of Your Bed”

Playlist

  • Sky and the Family Stone, “I Want to Take you Higher”
  • The English Beat, “Mirror In The Bathroom”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Beastie Boys, “Intergalactic”
  • Prince, “Witness 4 The Prosecution (Version 1)”
  • The Replacements, “Can't Hardly Wait (2008 Remaster)”
  • R.E.M., “Finest Worksong”
  • Big Thief, “Not”
  • The Clash, “Magnificent Seven”
  • Refused, “Born on the Outs”
  • Elvis Costello, “No Flag”
  • Teenanger, “Trillium Song”
  • WUT, “Hazardous Conditions”
  • CUB, “Magic 8 Ball”
  • Eric’s Trip, “Stove”
  • Odario, “Good Morning Hunting”
  • Hua Li, “Dream Narratives in Modern China”
  • Emanuel, “Black Woman”
  • Solange, “Mad, featuring Lil Wayne”
  • The Fugees, “Ready or Not”
  • The Delfonics, “Ready or Not Here I Come (Can't Hide from Love)”
  • Yves Jarvis - "In Every Mountain"
  • Bruce Springsteen, “Janey Needs A Shooter”
  • Megan Nash & the Best of Intentions, “Artifact”
  • Neko Case, “This Tornado Loves You”
  • Julie Doiron, “Titanic Terrarium (Strombo Sessions)”
  • The Tragically Hip, "Nautical Disaster"
  • Sing Leaf, “The Winter of Our Discotheque” (Remix)
  • Michael C. Duguay, “The Winter of Our Discotheque”
  • Silver Pools, “Summer Fights (Silver Pools River Revision)”
  • Animal Collective, “My Girls”
  • Radiohead, “Everything in its Right Place”
  • Johnny Cash, “The Mercy Seat”
  • Tom Waits, “Chocolate Jesus”
  • Emma Beko, “MHS”
  • Zach Zoya, “Patience”
  • Common, “Say Peace”
  • Mariah Carey, “Fantasy (Remix feat. O.D.B.)”
  • O.D.B, "Shimmy Shimmy Ya"
  • Autechre, “au14”
  • Ciel, “Strombo Show Mini Mix”
  • 1. Michael Vincent Waller - Roman (Ciel's Nostalgia Dub)
  • 2. Ciel ft. Olinda Silvano - Paoyan
  • 3. Ciel - Chug for Passion
  • 4. Ciel - Song for Vinny D
  • 5. Adam Pits - International Wafter (Ciel's Intentionally Wafty Vocal Mix)
  • Burning Spear, “Brain Food (Give Me)”
  • John Brown’s Body, “Ticklah - Land Of Plenty Dub”
  • The OBGM’s, “Triggered”
  • Fucked Up, “Magic Word (Strombo Sessions)”
  • TV Priest, “Decoration”
  • Bleeding Out, “Perpetually Finite”
  • At The Gates, “Cold”
  • Death, “1000 Eyes”
  • Affect Display, “ Transference”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Pray it Away ft. Matt Berninger”
  • Hannah Georgas, “Enemies (Strombo Sessions)”
  • Andrew Bird, “Andalucia”
  • Ten Moon, “Berry Picking”
  • Irma Thomas, “Wish Someone Would Care”
  • Veda Hille, “Miracles”
  • Olivia Belli, “Gnossienne n. 5”
  • Olivia Belli, “Gnossienne n. 6”
  • Daniel Pemberton, ’For The Love Of MJ’

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: Adrian Sutherland + Leucrocuta

Tonight on the show George drops premieres from Adrian Sutherland & Leucrocuta, plus classic tracks from The Band, Jackie Shane, Portishead, Massive Attack, Ronnie Hawkins & more. Also new music from Freelove Fenner, TEKE::TEKE, Arlo Parks, PVA, Nilüfer Yanya, Dov Beck-Levine , a DJ set by R, & live music from Collective Soul. We Love Music.

Playlist

  • Ray Charles, “What'd I Say”
  • Patti Smith, “Dancing Barefoot”
  • U2, “Magnificent”
  • Goat Girl, “The Crack”
  • PVA, “Talks”
  • Arlo Parks, “Caroline”
  • Nilüfer Yanya, “Crash”
  • Portishead, “Wandering Star”
  • Massive Attack, “Protection”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • TEKE::TEKE, “KODOMO NO KUNI”
  • Freelove Fenner, “Shoulder Season”
  • Owen Pallett, “Paragon of Order”
  • Wares, “Surrender into Waiting Arms”
  • Jackie Shane "Any Other Way"
  • Ronnie Hawkins, “Who Do You Love”
  • The Band, “Chest Fever”
  • Dov Beck-Levine, “Everything is All Just Things”
  • Adrian Sutherland "Respect The Gift"
  • The Mercy Now, Self Control “From The Heart”
  • The Dead Weather, “I Feel Love (Every Million Miles)”
  • Thunderpussy, “Speed Queen”
  • Tool, “Sober”
  • Green Jellÿ, “Three Little Pigs”
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers, “Love Rollarcoaster”
  • The Clash, “The Magnificent Seven”
  • People Of The Sun, “Sunday Cruise”
  • People Of The Sun, “Expectations”
  • People Of The Sun, “Party Til the Sun Comes Up”
  • Black Thought, “Thought Vs Everybody”
  • Ice Tha One, “Go Go”
  • Roshin, “At My Parents Again”
  • Tom Waits, “Step Right Up”
  • Patti Smith, “Pissing In A River”
  • Collective Soul, “Summer Love” (Strombo Session)
  • Collective Soul, “Going To California (Led Zeppelin Cover)” (Strombo Session)
  • Collective Soul, “AYTA” (Strombo Sessions)
  • Collective Soul, “The World I Know” (Strombo Sessions)
  • Leucrocuta, “Bacon Boi”
  • Erin Corbett, “RustMine”
  • Opal Onyx, “Wayside Tears”
  • Gazelle Twin, “Belly Of The Beast”
  • The Knife, “Heartbeats”
  • Goldfrapp, “Strict Machine”
  • Goldfrapp, “Strict Machine (We Are Glitter mix)” - Excerpt
  • ‘R’, “Ocean (Daywalker EP - Jericho One)”rrrr
  • ‘R’, “Enter the Kiln (Daywalker EP - Jericho One)”
  • ‘R’, “7th Circle (Isolate Exp 004)”
  • ‘R’, “Black Iron Golem (ORO records)”
  • ‘R’, “Spike (RZONE 17)”
  • METZ, “Framed By The Comet's Tail”
  • Respire, “Cicatrice”
  • Newfound Interest In Connecticut, “The Arctic Circle”
  • Braid, “The New Nathan Detroits”
  • d.b.s. “The Weather Or Not”
  • Joan of Arc, “Destiny Revision”
  • Burial, Four Tet & Thom Yorke, “Her Revolution”
  • Arvo Pärt (b1935), “My Heart's In The Highland”
  • Anna Von Hausswolff , “Outside The Gate (For Bruna)”
  • Nils Frahm, “The Dane”