Sunday, July 16, 2017

Still Pumping Up The Volume! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 15/17

On the anniversary of Steven Young's (Colourbox/MARRS) untimely passing we featured an encore performance of last year's tribute show.
RIP Steven Young founder of Colourbox and M/A/R/R/S/. The debut Colourbox album was huge for me in my teens. So we open the show with some tracks in his honour. And feature some more through out the show.

colourbox - the moon is blue
colourbox - baby i love you so
manuela - cracks in the concrete
sugarthief - new ends
cold pumas - a change of course
clowwns - love vigilantes
soft riot - lovers in a dangerous time
ultimate painting - bills
bosco rogers - googoo
bad family - real fast car
the lapelles - grab life by
the ramona flowers - skies turn gold
deux furieuses - now you're gonna listen
deux furieuses - the party of shaitaan
beach baby - u r
fears chella - cool
palace - break the silence
factory floor - ya
m/a/r/r/s/ - pump up the volume (uk version)
colourbox - just give 'em whiskey
feeder - universe of life
biffy clyro - herex
-----lp session - lola colt "twist through the fire'
lola colt - eagle
lola colt - bones
lola colt - at war
eagulls - velvet
honeyblood - ready for the magic
fear of men - sane
semantics - games
heavy heart - high dive
war waves - horses
wolf girl - don't ask me questions (i can't even answer the phone)
-----lp session - climbing trees "borders"
climbing trees - tracks
climbing trees - set in stone
climbing trees - fall
travis - animals
m/a/r/r/s/ - anitina
colourbox - looks like we're shy one horse/shoot out


Sunday, July 9, 2017

Party In The Dark! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 8/17

the cribs - in your palace
loom - get a taste
mogwai - party in the dark
catholic action - propaganda
wyldest - hitchhiker
sundara karma - lakhey
inheaven - world on fire
kaimikaze girls - lights & sounds
the charlatans - different days
david bowie - the stars (are out tonight)
blaenavon - i will be the world
darkside - waiting for the angels
house of love - christine
ghostpoet - freakshow
wolf alice - don't delete the kisses
yassassin - cherry pie
pumarosa - honey
-----northern soul spotlight
rimshots - do what you feel
frankie crocker - ton of dynamite
retta young - you beat me to the punch
the sapphires - gotta have your love
willie & the mighty magnificents - check it baby
-----lp session - public service broadcasting "every valley"
public service broadcasting - people will always need coal
public service broadcasting - all out
public service broadcasting - turn no more feat james dean bradfield
unkle - sunrise (always comes around) feat liela moss
the orielles - sugar tastes like salt (andrew weatherall dub mix pt1)
toy - dream orchestrator (tvam remix)
boys - dreamland
gentlemen - corner of your eye
the graphites - emerald boy
cocteau twins - cherry-coloured funk
kele okereke - streets been talkin'
the indelicates - top of the pops
the telescopes - you can't reach what you hunger
the telescopes - down on me
sunshine frisbee laserbeam - sink or swim
honey joy - floreana
ghost//signals - start families; avoid hip parties
ghosts of dead airplanes - delaware


Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Cowboys & Indies Monthly Indiessential charts 2017 - June Albums

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. WEATHER DIARIES (LP) ... Ride (Wichita)
2. SUNNY HILLS (LP) ... All We Are (Double Six / Domino)
3. WATERCOURSE (LP) ... Sea Pinks (CF Records)
4. SEAFOAM (LP) ... Kamikaze Girls (Big Scary Monsters)
5. HOME COUNTIES (LP) ... Saint Etienne (Heavenly Recordings)
6. AETHERLIGHT (LP) ... Mt. Wolf (CRC Music)
7. STRANGE WORDS AND WEIRD WARS (LP) ... Marnie (Disco Piñata)
8. MODERN ENGLISH DECORATION (LP) ... Ulrika Spacek (Tough Love Records)
9. SUGAR KISSES (LP) ... The Popguns (Matinée Recordings)
10. ANARCHY AND ALCHEMY (LP) ... Echobelly (Echobelly)
11. RELAXER (LP) ... Δ Alt-J (Infectious)
12. THE AMAZONS (LP) ... The Amazons (Fiction)
13. SUPER NATURAL (LP) ... Jim Jones & The Righteous Mind (Hound Gawd!)
14. SONGS OF HER'S (LP) ... Her's (Heist Or Hit Records)
15. INFINITE GAMES (LP) ... Zola Blood (Pond Life Songs)
16. I'M NOT YOUR MAN (LP) ... Marika Hackman (Sub Pop)
17. LOOM (LP) ... Loom (Silent Cult)
18. TRUTH IS A BEAUTIFUL THING (LP) ... London Grammar (Ministry of Sound Recordings
19. ABSENCE (LP) ... Zoot Woman (ZWR)
20. INTO THE FLOPHOUSE (LP) ... Tangerines (RIP Records)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for June 2017

Cowboys & Indies Monthly Indiessential charts 2017 - June Singles

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. MACHINE ... The Horrors (Wolf Tone Limited/Caroline)
2. SLEEPING POWDER ... Gorillaz (Parlophone)
3. SILENCED BY THE ROAR ... Deux Furieuses (deux furieuses)
4. LOVE'S GOING TO GET YOU ... Pete Fij / Terry Bickers (Broadcast Recordings)
5. FOREVER FACES ... Softer Still (Label Fandango)
6. FRESH MEAT ... The Van T's (Lab Records)
7. EDEN MACHINE ... Trailer Trash Tracys (Double Six / Domino)
8. LUNAR DAYS ... The Clientele (Tapete Records)
9. CAN'T DO ... Everything Everything (Sony)
10. LET THE GOOD TIMES ROLL ... Blackwaters (Scrubs Records)
11. DON'T POKE THE BEAR ... Paul Draper (Kscope)
12. BROTHER ... Meatraffle (Moshi Moshi Records)
13. NORTH OF ANYWHERE ... Jack Cooper (Trouble In Mind Records)
14. FIXATION / WHITE WALLS EP ... The KVB (Invada Records)
15. FELICITY ... The Night Café (The Night Café)
16. OPEN ... Endless Peaks (Spinnup)
17. LOST AND FOUND ... La Bête Blooms (Adult Teeth)
18. WOULDN'T WANNA BE YA ... Yonaka (Atlantic)
19. DENY TIL YOU DIE PART ONE EP ... Bad Mannequins (Bad Mannequins)
20. COMPASS ... Esper Scout (Bomb the Twist)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for June 2017

Sunday, July 2, 2017

Echo Beach! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 1/17

Happy Canada 150 Day!
Happy International Reggae Day!

loop - cinnamon girl (neil young cover)
james - so long marianne (leonard cohen cover)
starsailor - listen to your heart
the mission - like a hurricane (neil young cover)
ride - cali
cast - birdcage
pete fij & terry bickers - love's going to get you
jagara - real love
toyah - echo beach (martha & the muffins cover)
hollie cook - superstar
the clash - robber dub
gorillaz (2d) - sleeping powder
black grape - pop voodoo
the horrors - machine
the confederate dead - carousel
trailer trash tracys - eden machine
saint etienne - only love can break your heart (neil young cover)
mogwai - coolverine
-----lp session - jah wobble & the invaders of the heart "the usual suspects"
jah wobble & the invaders of the heart - becoming more like god
jah wobble & the invaders of the heart - how much are they?
jah wobble & the invaders of the heart - invaders of the heart
siouxsie & the banshees - this wheel's on fire (the band cover)
the beat - rough rider
the rolling stones - cherry oh baby
the stereophonics - fiddler's green (tragically hip cover)
amy winehouse - you're wondering now
berries - wild vow
the primitives - i'm not saying (gordon lightfoot cover)
girl ray - don't go back at ten
travis - the urge for going (joni mitchell cover)
atlas wynd - eyes fixed on the sun
tack>>head - feel the beat
tack>>head - one thousand overdubs
the slits - man next door
steel pulse - handsworth revolution
sid vicous - my way (paul anka cover)

Listen again!

Sunday, June 25, 2017

What The Fuzz? Show tracks for Sat. Jun. 24/17

stone roses - beautiful thing
the charlatans - plastic machinery (sleaford mods remix)
we've got a fuzzbox and we're going to use it - what the fuzz?
saint etienne - magpie eyes
marnie - invisible girls
banarama - aie a mwana
charlotte hatherley - how deep is your love?
cabbage - celebration of a disease
yonaka - wouldn't want to be ya
a blaze of feather - bold
ride - rocket silver symphony
baby strange - no coin to play
false advertising - honest
wyldest - the poet
echo & the bunnymen - nothing lasts forever
softer still - forever faces
nick heyward - baby blue sky
-----northern soul spotlight
brother to brother - in the bottle
sylvia - it's a good life
larry saunders - on the real side
-----lp session - kamikaze girls "seafoam"
kamikaze girls - one young man
kamikaze girls - good for nothing
kamikaze girls - lights and sounds
fews - metal (gary numan cover)
gary numan - complex
terminal gods - interplay
colour of spring - love
all we are - youth
pulp - my legendary girlfriend
maximo park - what equals love?
equinox - kiss feat feral five
public service broadcasting - they gave me a lamp feat haiku salut
fly - motorway
zoot woman - ordinary face
zoot woman - haunt me
everything everything - can't do
the van t's - fresh meat
summer of love - fizzy blood
nadine shah - yes man

Monday, June 19, 2017

Let The Good Times Roll! Show tracks for Sat. Jun. 17/17

sundara karma - explore
kasabian - god bless this acid house
the horrors - machine
she drew the gun - poem (lynchmob vs the mob remix)
slowdive - 30th june
pete fij & terry bickers - love's going to get you
trailer trash tracys - eden machine
charlotte hatherley - absolute beginners
cherry head cherry heart - summer wine
marc almond - stories of johnny
david bowie - five years
roxy music - if there is something
queen zee & the sasstones - sissy fists
jesus & mary chain - can't stop the rock
-----northern soul spotlight
jackie trent - you baby
helen shapiro - take me for a while
kenny bernard - ain't no soul (left in these old shoes)
donnie elbert - where did our love go?
the devonnes - i'm gonna pick up my toys (and go home)
-----lp session - ride "weather diaries"
ride - lateral alice
ride - cali
ride - white sands
blackwaters - let the good times roll
the clash - (white man) in hammersmith palais
meatraffle - brother
muertos - spin
bad mannequins - i hate you
seegulls - eat lazarus, eat
paul draper - don't poke the bear
the night café - felicity
la bête blooms - lost and found
the smiths - the boy with the thorn in his side
the clientele - lunar days
-----lp session - the popguns "sugar kissess"
the popguns - a beaten up guitar
the popguns - a dream of her own
the popguns - fire away
spiritualized - broken heart
everything everything - can't do