Sunday, August 18, 2019

Life Begins At The Hop! Show tracks for Sat. Aug. 17/19

For our part in CJAM's Radio Brain Drain, Cowboys & Indies presented '1979 - The Ruby Jubilee'. 1979 was a bumper release year for albums in the UK, many having lasting contributions til this day. We will attempt to feature 40 albums released in 1979 highlighting punk, post-punk, ska and the beginnings of new wave. We hope you enjoyed the presentation.

xtc - life begins at the hop (long version)
xtc - when you're near i have difficulty
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public image limited - no birds
joy division - disorder
the jam - saturday's kids
gang of four - i found that essence rare
elvis costello & the attractions - (what's so funny 'bout) peace, love and understanding
ian dury & the blockheads - waiting for your taxi
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the clash - lost in the supermarket
graham parker & the rumour - saturday nite is dead
the specials - it's up to you
the raincoats - adventures close to home
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the undertones - true confessions
wire - map ref. 41 °n 93° w
xtc - chain of command
the slits - typical girls
the police - it's alright for you
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the fall - psykick dancehall
the only ones - no solution
this heat - rainforest
swell maps - blam!!
joe jackson - it's different for girls
the human league - empre state human
pop group - she's beyond good and evil
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the cure - 10:15 saturday night
magazine rhythm of cruelty
the stranglers - duchess
buzzcocks - i don't know what to do with my life
the damned - love song
madness - one step beyond
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gary numan - metal
simple minds - chelsea girl
squeeze - cool for cats
stiff little fingers - alternative ulster
generation x - king rocker
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adam & the ants - never trust a man (with egg on his face)
siouxsie & the banshees - playground twist
japan - all tomorrow's parties
the boomtown rats - diamond smiles
nick lowe - cracking up
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cabaret voltaire - fourth shot
throbbing gristle - hot on the heels of love
steel pulse - sound system
the ruts - dope for guns
the soft boys - do the chisel
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the rezillos - somebody's gonna get their head kicked in tonight (live)

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Sunday, August 11, 2019

Strange Waves! Show tracks for Sat. Aug. 10/19



fontaines d.c. - chequeless reckless
anna calvi - chain
the 1975 - give yourself a try
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johnny marr - the bright parade
otherkin - true believer
temples - you're either on something
international teachers of pop - love girl
twin galaxies - mako
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deux fuerieuses - civilians
peach club - want me
spyres - otherside
the big moon - it's easy then
berries - silent
brazen hussy - swallowed it
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orbital - crash & carry
808 state - the ludwig question
stephen malinder - working (you are)
emf - unbelievable (mark goodier session)
blood orange - baby florence (figure)
-----northern soul spotlight
gloria shannon - tears (are gifts from heaven)
patti jo - stay away from me
major lance - don't you know i love you
the t.s.u. toronadoes - got to get through to you
-----lp session - marika hackman 'any human friend'
marika hackman - blow
marika hackman - hand solo
marika hackman - conventional ride
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the telescopes - strange waves
the mysterines - take control
roxy girls - spanners for hands
melts - seesaw
sunstinger - she stole my sky
dry cleaning - goodnight
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bat for lashes - the hunger
the joy formidable - chwyrlio (spinning) [acoustic]
mystery jets - screwdriver
-----lp session - feeder 'tallulah'
feeder - youth
feeder - daily habit
feeder - kyoto
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the lilac time - (i'm) a believer
average sex - erotomania
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valeras - playing with a gun
crystal - speak of the devil


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Sunday, August 4, 2019

Cowboys & Indies Monthly Indiessential charts 2019 - July

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. THE SOFT CAVALRY (LP) ... The Soft Cavalry (Bella Union)
2. YEAR OF RAGE ... deux furieuses (Xtra Mile Recordings)
3. SISTER BUDDHA ... Belle And Sebastian (Matador Records)
4. DON'T CLING TO LIFE ... The Murder Capital (Human Season Records)
5. UNTIL THE TIDE CREEPS IN (LP) ... Penelope Isles (Bella Union)
6. LIFE AFTER (LP) ... Palace (Fiction)
7. PANG! ... Gruff Rhys (Rough Trade)
8. THE CLEANER ... Squid (Speedy Wunderground / [PIAS])
9. DUCK (LP) ... Kaiser Chiefs (Polydor)
10. GUESSWORK (LP) ... Lloyd Cole (earMUSIC)
11. TEETH ... Working Men's Club (Heavenly Recordings)
12. TAKING ON THE WORLD ... My Life Story (Exilophone Records)
13. HORIZON (LP) ... Trash Kit (Upset The Rhythm)
14. EMOTIONAL EDUCATION (LP) ... Ider (Glassnote Entertainment)
15. FALL APART ... Pumarosa (Fiction)
16. HOSPITAL RADIO ... Mystery Jets (Mystery Jets Records)
17. OUTER RIM ... Feet (Clapped Records)
18. THE BEAUTY OF YOUTH (LP) ... Pretty Vicious (Big Machine Records)
19. PRESCRIPTION LENS EP ... Polarized Eyes (Polarized Eyes)
20. LAST PUNK STANDING (LP) ... Ctmf (Damaged Goods)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for July 2019

Getting The Band Back Together! Show tracks for Sat. Aug. 3/19



belle & sebastian - sister buddha
my life story - taking on the world
razorlight - cops and robbers
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elbow - dexter & sinister
talkboy - all works out
honey lung - nothing
sugraspun - british summertime
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foals - black bull
the twang - dream
the s.l.p. - the youngest gary
oasis - d'you know what i mean
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little boots - secret
hot chip - echo
jemma freeman & the cosmic something - find a place
fujiya & miyagi - subliminal
international teachers of pop - love girl (orielles remix)
-----northern soul spotlight
cicero blake - don't do this to me
sam cooke - having a party
ben e king - what a difference a day makes
gerald sims - cool breeze
-----lp session - the school of language '45'
the school of language - a beautiful wall
the school of language - adult in the room
the school of language - lock her up
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girl ray - show me more
teenage fanclub - neil jung
twisted wheel - dna
babeheaven - jalisco
babybird - cave in
babybird - perfect suburban clone
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idles - i dream guillotine
black doldrums - she divine
charles cave - getting the band back together
manic street preachers - dreaming a city (hugheskova)
-----lp session - francis lung 'a dream is u'
francis lung - do ya
francis lung - comedown
francis lung - a dream is u
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max bloom - call me when it's over
love fame tragedy - my cheating heart
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gross net - of late capitalism


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Sunday, July 28, 2019

Golden Oldies! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 27/19



deux furieses - year of rage
ride - repetition
the soft cavalry - careless sun
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the 1975 - the 1975 feat greta thunberg
cate le bon - sad nudes
bat for lashes - feel for you
penelope isles - three
lauran hibberd - frankie's girlfriend
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liam gallagher - once
cast - magic hour
razorlight - cops and robbers
demob happy - autoportrait
buzzard buzzard buzzard - love forever
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808 state - tokyo tokyo
metronomy - walking in the dark
friendly fires - run the wild flowers
oliver marson - cocaine romance
gary numan & tubeway army - are friends electric?
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denis bovel, jimmy brown & steve cobby - quality weed
africa express - taranua feat otim alpha & gruff rhys
africa express - i can't move feat damon albarn & mr jukes
ennieloud - in my room
-----lp session - kaiser chiefs 'duck!'
kaiser chiefs - golden oldies
kaiser chiefs - wait
kaiser chiefs - kurt vs frasier (battle for seattle)
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feet - outer rim
walt disco - past tense
warmduscher - midnight dipper
the fall - totally wired
the pop group - blood money
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brudini - emotional outlaw
black country, new road - sunglasses
memes - happy shopper
clinic - congratulations
county line runner - our little world
-----lp session - lloyd cole 'guesswork'
lloyd cole - the over under
lloyd cole - the afterlife
lloyd cole - when i came down from the mountain
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keys - i only want you for your rock and roll
adwaith - hey!
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the vanities - 38's


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Last week's (July 20th) show can be heard here - http://cjamlog1.cjam.ca/mp3dirnew/577-Cowboys_and_Indies-20190720-2100-t1563652800.mp3

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Indiepop Ain't Noise Pollution! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 20/19



black honey - i don't ever wanna love
editors - frankenstein
futureheads - good night out
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the wedding present - jump in, the water's fine
drahla - unwound
the pale white - unnatural
membranes - a murder of crows
cherry pickles - let's be bad
the amazons - doubt it
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working men's club - teeth
squid - the cleaner
arab strap - the first big weekend
lost under heaven- black sun rising (expanded)
maven grace - me vs. the volcano
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mark morriss - all the wrong people
the stone roses - she bangs the drums (extended)
the spitfires - enough is enough
the rolling stones - it's all over now
-----northern soul spotlight
the soulsmen - it's hard but it's fair
bertha tilman - lovin' time
mary 'b' - something for you, baby
ray charles - unchain my heart
-----lp session - ider 'emotional education'
ider - mirror
ider - clinging to the weekend
ider - saddest generation
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all about eve - every angel
big country - lost patrol
ultrasound - floodlit world
the horrors - i can see through you
the psychedelic furs - imitation of christ
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the pooh sticks - indie pop ain't noisepollution
astrid - danger signals
francis lung - up & down
crystal - sugar sweet
the flavours - honey
-----lp session - ctmf 'last punk standing'
ctmf - it hurts me still
ctmf - like an inexplicable wheel
ctmf - mahrek le mole
ctmf - the used to be
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super 8 - love like ours
the night cafe - mixed signals
the americas - dream about you
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cultdreams - not my generation


Sorry no listen link available right now, will post asap when this is corrected.

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Hospital Radio! Show tracks for Sat. Jul. 13/19



the cosmics - eyes
madonnatron - nightmare in silver
saint agnes - why do you refuse to die?
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gruff rhys - pang!
stereolab - freestyle dumpling
reverend & the makers - te quiero pero
blossoms - your girlfriend
party hardly - rats in the kitchen
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the murder capital - don't cling to life
comsat angels - eye of the lens
man made - carsick cars
the c33s - big winner
the kicklips - just do it
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babybird - cave in
pretty vicious - someone just like you
pretty vicious - playing with guns
hawxx - the lie
jeckyll - marionette
polarized eyes - storm
-----northern soul spotlight
barrett strong - seven sins
nat hendrix band & sugar pie desanto - a little taste of soul
sue perrin - put a ring on my finger
sylvia hill - no more heart
-----lp session - palace 'life after'
palace - life after
palace - younger
palace - running wild
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mystery jets - hospital radio
divine comedy - synthesiser service centre super summer sale
the soft cavalry - bulletproof
pumarosa - fall apart
dry cleaning - magic of meghan
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bang bang romeo - what's up?
the assist - just a dream away
the clause - in my element
the navettes - asleep
the proctors - letters to the girl
-----lp session - penelope isles 'until the tide creeps in'
penelope isles - not talking
penelope isles - underwater record store
penelope isles - cut your hair
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guide dog - body shame (and the ministry of loneliness)
the goa express - the day
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inhaler - there's no other place


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