Saturday, November 22, 2014

Love Is A Chain Store! Show tracks for Sat. Nov. 22/14

The return of Ride and S*M*A*S*H but in very different ways. Ride announcing a reunion tour with stops in Toronto and New York in early June. Let's hope for a more expansive US/Canada tour a little later in the year. S*M*A*S*H releasing a new EP "Without Regret", their first new material in a few years as far as I can tell. See below.
Also, another themed Mixtape Memories as we delve into the 4AD back catalogue. I do love Sloppy Heart!
*PROGRAM NOTE* Next week's show will be one hour shorter due to a Lancer Sports broadcast. So next week we start at 10PM and will forgo the Northern Soul spotlight and Mixtape Memories segments for one week. They will return Dec. 6th as return to our 9PM start time.

https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/without-regret-ep/id931433220

belle & sebastian - the party line
little boots - taste it
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ride - drive blind
jim valentine - hello
dark horses - wake up
coves - wake up
esper scout - belay
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manhattan love suicides - drag
menace beach - come on give up
trampolene - i don't know
wulf - fire
swerve - relator
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s*m*a*s*h - carpet burns
the isabelles - she's in pictures
the abjects - junk
desperate journalist - control
lucky t jackson - this particular girl
-----northern soul spotlight
the crow - your autumn of tomorrow
eddie parker - i'm gone
the tomangoes - i really love you
marvin gaye - this love starved heart of mine (is killing me)
the salvadores - stick by me baby
-----lp session - johnny aries "unbloomed"
johnny aries - we were just boys and girls
johnny aries - i'm a dreamer
johnny aries - great expectations
two wounded birds - if only we remain
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the smiths - i know it's over
johnny marr - little king
bryan ferry - soldier of fortune
david bowie - wild is the wind (2010 harry maslin mix)
spandau ballet - highly strung
-----mixtape memories
cocteau twins - pearly dewdrops' drops
modern english - gathering dust
spirea x - chlorine dream
frazier chorus - sloppy heart
ultra vivid scene - mercy seat
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tricky - does it feat francesca belmonte
famy - ava
the lightshines - all on my own
the sundowners - into the light
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as elephants are - crown

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Saturday, November 15, 2014

Here Come The People In Grey! Show tracks for Sat. Nov. 15/14

Madchester comes to Detroit! 1 down, 1 to go. Peter Hook & The Light performed at The Magic Bag Theater on Thursday night to a sold out crowd. Three hours of Joy Division/New Order goodness. So we open up the show with tracks from the featured albums performed live. Johnny Marr up next at St. Andrew's Hall in Detroit on Nov. 23rd.
Mixtape Memories segment tonight was submitted by John Sparks. His twist on it was Northern Soul covers by the likes of The Fall and Dodgy. You can always submit tracks as well.

new order - way of life
new order - sunrise
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noel gallagher's high flying birds - do the damage
johnny marr - playland
the vaselines - earth is speeding
gruff rhys - 100 unread messages
the orchids - your heart sends me
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emmy the great - swimming pool
the sundowners - into the light
jane weaver - the electric mountain
smoke fairies - shadow inversions
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glass host - limit
blancmange - living on the ceiling
simple minds - imagination
mark ronson - daffodils w/kevin parker (tame impala)
-----northern soul spotlight
freddy chavez - they'll never know why
don varner - tear stained face
duke browner - crying over you
luther ingram orchestra - exus trek
larry williams & johnny watson - too late
-----lp session - the voyeurs "rhubarb rhubarb"
the voyeurs - train to minsk
the voyeurs - pete the pugilist
the voyeurs - the smiling loon
the kinks - here come the people in grey
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michael a grammar - light of a darkness
the lucid dream - unchained
childcare - flush
wild smiles - see you again
girl friend - chemical reaction
yak - plastic people
-----mixtape memories
the fall - there's a ghost in my house
dodgy - do i love you (indeed i do)
rem - tighten up
dexy's midnight runners - seven days too long
slaughter & the dogs - you're ready now
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savages & bo ningen -words to the blind (excerpt)
2:54 - no better prize
zun zun equi - i want you to know
hookworms - retreat
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edwyn collins - don't shilly shally (2014 version)

A brilliant bedtime story NOT for kids!

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Saturday, November 8, 2014

Music For The Jilted Generation! Show tracks for Sat. Nov. 8/14

A big thank you to all who pledged their support to CJAM during the recent pledge drive. It's not too late to still donate, if you missed out the link is always at the top of the CJAM webpage at cjam.ca Pledge via Paypal safely 365 days a year! A special thank you to the people who pledged during this program last week.
Tonight's show can be summed up in one phrase - The Return Of The Ordinary Boys!
The return of Northern Soul Spotlight and Mixtape Memories. We finish the special look at 20th anniversary albums, this week electronic artists (sort of).


ficiton - lonely planet
new order - every little counts
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the ordinary boys - awkward
childcare - gotta wait
superfood - pallasades
superfood - like a daisy
billy bragg - waiting for the great leap forwards (live)
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menace beach - come on give up
wild smiles - the gun
wild smiles - figure it out
jim valentine - hello
bruising - honey
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spring king - can i?
fur blend - alley pally
allo darlin' - bright eyes
the primitives - follow the sun down
the orchids - something's going on
-----northern soul spotlight
james fountain - seven days lover
towanda barnes - you don't mean it
franki valli - the night
lou pride - i'm com'un home in the morn'un
gwen owens - just say (you're wanted and needed)
-----lp session - 2:54 "the other i"
2:54 - sleepwalker
2:54 - the monaco
2:54 - raptor
hookworms - beginners
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inspiral carpets - let you down w/john cooper clarke
the pop group - she is beyond good and evil (original version)
-----mixtape memories
orbital - crash & carry
prodigy - voodoo people
primal scream - jailbird
massive attack - karmacoma
portishead - glory box
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trampolene - newcastle brown love song
baxter dury - petals
ultimate painting - rolling in the deep end
comet gain - (all the) avenue girls
romare - jimmy
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david bowie - sue (or in a season of crime)

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Sunday, November 2, 2014

Opportunities (Let's Make Lots Of Money)! Show tracks for Sat. Nov. 1/14

Well, that's Pledge Drive over for us for another year. But fear not, it runs to Friday noon so you have plenty of time to donate to CJAM.
You can still donate through the website cjam.ca and use the secure Paypal online option for credit cards. Thanks to the listeners who donated
over $200 through our little program.
Hopefully this direct link will help you; Pledge Cjam
Due to the on-air pitches there was more chat and less music for tonight. But we still managed to fit in a lot of new releases. Regular program segments will return next week.
A big Thank You to Clara for sitting in and helping with the show. You were awesome as usual!

the grace brothers - are you being served?
pet shop boys - opportunities (let's make lots of money) (full length original 7" mix)
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belle & sebastian - the party line
lonelady - groove it out
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hookworms - off screen
gulf - tell me again
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simple minds - big music
simple minds - imagination
the waterboys - destinies entwined
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luh (lost under heaven) - unites
the charlatans - so oh
the pale blue dots - devastation
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adult jazz - springful
dutch uncles - in n out
movie - tusk vegas
the 1975 - medicine
nzca lines - new atmosphere
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twilight sad - in nowheres
twilight sad - pills i swallow
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tigercub - centrefold

Remember tonight was more talk!

Saturday, November 1, 2014

Monthly Indiessential chart for October 2014

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. PLAYLAND (LP) ... Johnny Marr (Warner)
2. INSPIRAL CARPETS (LP) ... Inspiral Carpets (Cherry Red)
3. GLORY DAYS ... Carl Barât & The Jackals (Cooking Vinyl)
4. SPIN-O-RAMA (LP) ... The Primitives (Elefant)
5. WE COME FROM THE SAME PLACE (LP) ... Allo Darlin' (Fortuna Pop!)
6. UNRAVELLING (LP) ... We Were Promised Jetpacks (FatCat Records)
7. THE CURSE OF LOVE (LP) ... The Coral (Skeleton Key Records)
8. TALKING IN TONES ... The Charlatans (The Quietus Phonographic Corporation)
9. REMAIN DISTRACTED EP ... Kobadelta (Kobadelta Music)
10. EMITTER ... Gulf (Gulf Muisc UK)
11. TOURISTS ... Slowcoaches (split tour ep)
12. FEEL SOMETHING (LP) ... The History Of Apple Pie (Marshall Teller Records)
13. ONLY BODIES (LP) ... Escapists (Secret Dinosaur Records)
14. V IS FOR VASELINES (LP) ... The Vaselines (Rosary Music)
15. RULED BY DREAMS (LP) ... Andrew Montgomery (Andrew Montgomery Music)
16. TEN STREET ... Ultimate Painting (Trouble In Mind Records)
17. THE DEBUTANTES EP ... The Debutantes (Soft Power Records)
18. LONELY PLANET ... Fiction (Vaguely Pagan)
19. PISSING NEON / A PERFECT STORM ... Casual Sex (We Can Still Picnic/Tri-Tone)
20. BACK TO THE FIRE ... Looks (Killing Moon Records)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for October 2014

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Rebellious Jukebox! Keeping It Peel show tracks for Sat. Oct. 25/14

Hope you enjoyed the show honouring the late, great John Peel! I got so excited I pulled a Peel and played a song twice in the show!

tomorrow - my white bicycle
65daysofstatic - massive star at the end of it's burning cycle
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orange juice - falling and laughing
gang of four - history's bunk
blancmange - i would
lotus eaters - love still flows
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the pop group - words disobey me
blur - popscene
saloon - have you seen the light
steel pulse - ku klux klan
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slowdive - catch the breeze
billy bragg - a new england
the associates - waiting for the love boat
the fall - rebellious jukebox
sham 69 - borstal breakout
nirvana - son of a gun
the cure - 10:15 saturday night
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joy division - sound of music
the beloved - the flame
tears for fears - the hurting
david bowie - white light white heat
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delta 5 - delta 5
david bowie - white light white heat
gary numan - films
locus - popcorn
new model army - great expectations
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happy mondays - freaky dancing
world of twist - lose my way
dexy's midnight runners - breaking down the walls of heartache
the beat - psychedelic rockers
the housemartins - happy hour
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the waterboys - out of control
the boomtown rats - mary of the 4th form
moose - in every dream home a heartache
that petrol emotion - can't stop
brian eno & the winkies - the paw paw negro blowtorch
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the smith - handsome devil
the redskins - kick over the statues
the slits - vindictive
the small faces - baby don't you do it
the specials - gangsters
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the wedding present - felicity
the jam - down in the tube station at midnight
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the undertones - top twenty

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Saturday, October 18, 2014

Soul Boys Of The Western World! Show tracks for Sat. Oct. 18/14

Make sure to join us next week as Cowboys & Indies will be "Keeping It Peel"! As part of the tribute to the late, great John Peel and a celebration of his life and career at Radio 1, we will be featuring Peel Sessions from your favourite bands. Some will be famous and some not so famous. He is an idol of ours and a certain influence on this program. There will also be a ticket giveaway for Peter Hook & The Light performing at The Magic Bag Theater. Don't miss it!

Tonight we partied like it was 1994. Opening tracks and the Mixtape Memories segment were all albums that were released 20 years ago. In three weeks time we will continue this as we celebrate the electronic artists in the Mixtape Memories segment. No cheating, let the selections be a surprise.

gene - sleep well tonight
shed seven - dolphin
supergrass - mansize rooster
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noel gallagher's high flying birds - in the heat of the moment
johnny marr - this tension
inspiral carpets - calling out to you
carl barât & the jackals - glory days
the sunshine underground - start
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lola colt - driving mr. johnny
james brute - bury yourself
slow chase - exorcism
southern - cool kid
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the bulls - come unwound
ballet school - pale saint
andrew montgomery - memento
breton - titan
sohn - the chase
spandau ballet - soul boy
-----northern soul spotlight
billy butler - right track
edwin starr - back street
shirley ellis - soul time
the velvets - i got to find me somebody
the precisions - if this is love
-----lp session - the primitives "spin-o-rama"
the primitives - hidden in the shadows
the primitives - wednesday world
the primitives - velvet valley
the primitives - dandelion seed
flowers - lonely
shampoo - trouble
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north atlantic oscillation - elsewhere
mogwai - teenage exorcists
-----mixtape memories
the charlatans - jesus hairdo
dodgy - staying out for the summer
pulp - babies
suede - heroine
these animal men - too sussed
manic street preachers - she is suffering
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the coral - the watcher in the distance
escapists - this must be the place
september girls - veneer
the van doos - baby be brutal
lovechilde - séance for saint sebastian
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crushed beaks - rising sign

Party like it's 1994!