Category Archives: Folk

P Is For Plants And Animals

Plants and Animals

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This week, Steve and Doug tackle Montreal trio Plants and Animals. The guys also chat about the Junos and the Polaris Music Prize, and what Canadians value in music.

Plants and Animals’ Official Website

Music featured this week:
Control Me – The End Of That
Feedback In The Field – Parc Avenue
The Mama Papa – La La Land
Stay – Waltzed In From The Rumbling

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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H Is For Hope & Social

Hope & Social

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From Leeds England, coming straight from The Crypt, Doug and Steve present to you Hope & Social! The fellas also chat about loving vinyl, the joys of Bandcamp (again), and that wonderful instrument known as the piano.

Hope & Social’s Official Website

Music featured this week:
Back To The Green – sleep sound
Stuck Like Glue – Architect of this Church
Sunrise Laughing – FEEL

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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G Is For Great Speckled Bird

Great Speckled Bird

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This week, Steve and Doug cover a Canadian classic formed by Ian & Sylvia Tyson: Great Speckled Bird. Two albums, a tv show, and a million line up changes – wow, these guys were busy.

The Cool Groove’s Great Speckled Bird Biography

Music featured this week:
Long Long Time To Get Old – Great Speckled Bird
Some Kind Of Fool – Ian & Sylvia (GSB played it as every episode of the Ian Tyson Show closed out, so it counts!)
Old Cheyenne – You Were On My Mind

And that Canadian classic, “Money City Maniacs” from Sloan’s Navy Blues.

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C Is For Charlene Kaye

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Charlene Kaye

This week we talk Charlene Kaye, a lady with a helluva voice. We also discuss a bit of Glee (please don’t hate us).

Charlene Kaye’s YouTube Channel

Charlene Kaye’s Homepage

Music featured this week:
“Animal Love 1” (Animal Love)
“Skin And Bones” (Things I Will Need In The Past)
“Mad Tom In Bedlham” (Charlene Kaye & The Brilliant Eyes EP)

And of course, “ID” from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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