Sunday, November 19, 2017

Sonic Bliss 17-47

Sonic Bliss #17-47
November 15-19, 2017
Giggity Giggity.....Giggity Goo......Stick Around




          Hour 1          
Dangerous - Depeche Mode
Honeycomb - Brian Reitzell
Inhaler - Hooverphonic
Silence - Tender
The Hush - Rae & Christian
Home - Zero 7
Sunworshipper - Mylo
So Here We Are - Nightmares On Wax
La Belle Etoile - Andrea Lindsay
Ring-A-Ring-O-Roses - Charlotte Gainsbourg
Song For A Blue Guitar - Red House Painters
Wiccan Dance - Loreena McKennitt
Lebanese Blonde - Thievery Corporation

          Hour 2          
Lazy Lover - Brazilian Girls
Tonight - Koop
Nylon Smile - Portishead
A Moment Apart - Odesza
As The Day Breaks - Carmen Rizzo w/Grant Lee Phillips
Across The Sea - De-Phazz
Tectonic Shift - Delerium
Playground Love - Air
Almost Sleeping - Laika
I Don't Feel It Anymore - William Fitzsimmons
Avril 14th - Aphex Twin
Rooting For You - Londong Grammar
Your Love Means Everything - Faultline f/Chris Martin
Them - Lou Rhodes

          Hour 3          
Life In Mono - Mono
Come To Dust - Boards of Canada
Rabbit In Your Headlights - UNKLE w/Thom Yorke
Begin - Shallou
Breathe - Telepopmuzik
Days To Come - Bonobo
Misread - Kings Of Convenience
Dissolved Girl - Massive Attack
Face The Music - Conjure One
Blood Of My Blood - Tricky
Cala Bejor - Santa Cruz Musique
The Loved - Paul Weller
When Mac Was Swimming - Innocence Mission
Wake Up In New York - Craig Armstrong w/Evan Dando

UTR 17-47 (Morrissey)

Under The Radar Radio 317-47
November 19 - 25, 2017

               Pick Of The Week               
    Morrissey - Low In High School    





















Morrissey - I Wish You Lonely
  Low In High School  (2017)   
Arctic Monkeys - Cornerstone
  Humbug (2009)  Currently working on new album
Squeeze - Innocence In Paradise
  The Knowledge (2017)   Nov. 26th @ Royal Oak Music Theatre
Vaccines - Melody Calling
  Melody Calling EP (2013)   New album by the Summer of 2018
Noel Gallagher - It's A Beautiful World
  Who Built The Moon (2017)  Noel has a scissors player in his band. No, seriously
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Glasvegas - Geraldine
  Glasvegas (2008)  From Dalmarnock, Scotland
Frightened Rabbit - Rained On
  Recorded Songs EP (2017)  From Selkirk, Scotland
Morrissey - My Love, I'd Do Anything For You
  Low In High School (2017)   England Is Mine is a film about teenage Morrisey
Gene - Fill Her Up
  Rising For Sunset (2000)   Singer Martin Rossiter sounds like Morrissey and Freddie Mercury
Twin Peaks - With You
 Sweet '17 Singles Series (2017)  Ash also did a singles series in 2009/2010
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Daniel Luppi & Parquet Courts - Mount Napoleon
  MILANO (2017)   
Smiths - Heaven Knows I'm Miserable Now
  Hatful Of Hollow (1984)  Johnny Marr wrote this in New York City
Diego Garcia - Don't Go
  TBD (2018)    Used to be with the band Elefant
Tame Impala - List Of People (To Try And Forget About)
  Currents B-Sides & Remixes (2017)   I am on many people's lists
Doves - Snowden
  Some Cities (2005)  Doves status is currently "inactive", but still together
Nick Heyward - Perfect Sunday Sun
  Woodland Echoes (2017)  First album in 18 years
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XTC - The Ballad Of Peter Pumpkinhead
  Nonsvch (1992)  I played this every November 22nd around 12:30pm
Morrissey - Jacky's Only Happy When She's Up On The Stage
  Low In High School (2017)  Is this about Jackie Kennedy?   Probably not, but maybe
Calexico - End Of The World With You
  The Thread That Keeps Us (2018)   New album 01.26.18
Drums - Money
  Portamento (2011)   Brooklyn band sounds English
Protmartyr - Windsor Hum
  Relatives In Descent (2017)  There was an unexplained hum in Windsor, Canada
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The Minus 5 - Twilight Distillery 
  The Minus 5 (2006)  Scott McCaughey is recovering from a stroke.  Get well, soon
Morrissey - Home Is A Question Mark
  Low In High School (2017)  
Bjork - Blissing Me 
  Utopia (2017)   New album coming on 11.24.17
elbow - Golden Slumbers
  Best Of (2017)   From a John Lewis (Department Store) Christmas ad

Sunday, November 12, 2017

Sonic Bliss 17-46

Sonic Bliss #17-46
November 8-12, 2017
It's a tough time of year to crave fresh peaches





        Hour 1        
The First Taste - Fiona Apple
Coming Home - Royksopp
Brothers On A Hotel Bed - Death Cab For Cutie
Blue Moon - Engin Ear Z Experiment
As You Fall - Bent
Between Waves - Album Leaf
Ocean City Girl - Ivy
White - Slow Down
Live With Me - Massive Attack
Farewell - UNKLE
Beggar's Prayer - Emiliana Torrini
True Love Waits - Radiohead
Walking Zero - Sneaker Pimps

        Hour 2        
You Make It Easy - Air
Second Guessing - Dive Index
I Wish You'd Stay - Club 8
Spirit - The Belle Game
Lie In The Sound - Trespassers William
The Other World - Jakatta
Made In The Dark - Hot Chip
Que Bom - Mocean Worker
Broken - Trifonic
Leviathan - Koda
Stampede - Sounds From The Ground
Last Day - Kollektive Trumstrasse 
Lullaby - Leonard Cohen

        Hour 3        
Solider Of Love - Sade
Blood Type - Turtle
Staralfur - Sigur Ros
The View From The Balcony Part 2 - Alucidnation
Hatfield 1980 - Everything But The Girl
Long Gone Blues - Billie Holiday
Be Here Now - Ray LaMontagne
Little Monsters - Charlotte Gainsbourg
See The Light - Sofa Surfers
One Evening - Feist
Virginia Moon - Foo Fighters w/Norah Jones
Cuba Libra - Luis Botella

UTR 17-46 (Stars)

Under The Radar Radio #17-46
November 12-18, 2017


                         Pick Of The Week                           
  Stars - There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light    





















Stars - Real Thing
  There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (2017)  The band is from Toronto
Postal Service - Such Great Heights
  Give Up (2003)   Songs were sent back and forth through the mail.  
Ages & Ages - How It Feels
  How It Feels EP (2017)
Tricky - Dark Days (f/Mina)
  uninform (2017)    
Broken Social Scene - 7/4 Shoreline
  Broken Social Scene (2005)  Canadian collective led by Kevin Drew
Destoryer - Tinsletown Swimming In Blood
  ken (2017)   Dan Bejar is a member of New Pornographers 
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Shout Out Louds - Porcelain
  Ease My Mind (2017)   From Stockholm, Sweden
New Pornographers - Brill Bruisers
  Brill Bruisers  (2014)
Franz Ferdianand - Always Ascending
  Always Ascending (2018)   Album coming 02.09.18
Stars - Alone
  There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (2017)  Stars 8th album
Andrew Bird - Roma Fade
  Are You Serious (2016)  He's an outstanding whistler,  his name IS Bird, after all
Charlotte Gainsbourg - Deadly Valentine
  Rest (2017)  French singer/actress releasing album on Nov. 17
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Ibeyi - I Wanna Be Like You
  Ash (2017)  Twin sisters Lisa and Naomi Diaz
Slowdive - Star Roving
  Slowdive (2017)   
MGMT - Little Dark Age
  Little Dark Age (2018)  A song about depression
St. Vincent - Pills
  MASSEDUCTION (2017)  A song about how we deal with depression
Django Django - Tic-Tac-Toe
  Marble Skies (2018)   Would you like to play a game?
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Stars - Fluorescent Light
  There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (2017) 
Rostam - Bike Dream
  Half Light (2017)   Still collaborating with Vampire Weekend
Her Space Holiday - My Girlfriend's Boyfriend
  The Young Machines (2003)  Sounds like a bad relationship to me
Regina Spektor - All The Rowboats
  What We Saw From The Cheap Seats (2012)   Free the art !
Washed Out - Get Lost
  Mister Mellow (2017)  Ernest Weatherly Greene Jr. is not a rock star name?
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*Ride - Lateral Alice
  Weather Diaries (2017)
*Morrissey - I Wish You Lonely
  Low in High School (2017)
*Cut Copy - Standing In The Middle Of The Field
  Haiku From Zero (2017)
Peter, Bjorn & John - Breakin' Point
  Breakin' Point  (2016)   Hey, more Swedes !
Camille - Seeds
  Oui (2017)  She is from Paris and rarely sings in English, though she is fluent
Rilo Kiley - The Execution Of All Things 
  The Execution Of All Things (2002)  This song seems as relevant as ever now
Stars - We Called It Love
  There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (2017)  
Tender - Machine
  Modern Addiction (2017)

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Sonic Bliss #17-45

Sonic Bliss #17-45
November 1-5, 2017
I don't much care for early darkness



        Hour 1        
Let Go - Frou Frou
Angelica - Lamb
Amnesia - Dead Can Dance
Slow Disco - St. Vincent
Dial-A-Cliche - Morrissey
Club Montepulciano - Hooverphonic
Once Upon A Time - Air
November - Mythos
Pheromone - Flunk
The Way You Dream - 1 Giant Leap w/Michael Stipe
Black Milk - Massive Attack
Receiver - Tycho
Without You - Sasha Dobson

        Hour 2        
Wait For Me - Moby
Someone Like Me - Royksopp
Little Fluffy Clouds - The Orb f/Rickie Lee Jones
For Light - Jay Som
Possibly Maybe - Bjork
Fires - Nitin Sawhney
Mad World - Gary Jules
Everybody Wants To Rule The World - Joseph
On Your Way - Album Leaf
It's A Fire - Portishead
This Isn't The Place - Nine Inch Nails
Slip Into Something More Comfortable - Kinobe
Whenever There Is You - Koop

        Hour 3        
Sweet Lullaby - Deep Forest
Alicia - Love Spirals Downward
Cavallo - Tosca
Two Thousand And Seventeen - Four Tet
Into You - Love
A Questiohn Of Lust - Depeche Mode
Time -Hans Zimmer
Near The Black Forest - Vanessa Daou
Leggy - Fila Brazillia
Loveless - Lo Moon
Joanni - Kate Bush
Bossa 31 - Rosalia DeSouza
Vienna - Matt Costa

UTR 17-45 (Blitzen Trapper)

Under The Radar Radio #17-45
November 5-11, 2017

                 Pick Of The Week                 
  Blitzen Trapper - Wild And Reckless  






















Blitzen Trapper - Wild And Reckless
  Wild And Reckless (2017)
Jayhawks - I'd Run Away
  Tomorrow The Green Grass (1995)  Victoria Williams singing harmony
Gord Downie - A Naturdal
  Introduce Yourself (2017)
Angus & Julia Stone - Oakwood
  Snow (2017)
Tift Merritt - Papercut
  See You On The Moon (2010)
Squeeze - Innocence In Paradise
  The Knowledge (2017)
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Big Thief - Shark Smile 
  Capacity (201&0
Vetiver - Ride Ride Ride
  The Errant Charm (2011)
Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Blue Cheese
  Lotta Sea Lice (2017)
Blitzen Trapper - Stolen Hearts
  Wild And Reckless (2017)
Stephen Kellogg & The Sixers - You Win
  One Night In Brooklyn (2005)
Deertick - Sea Of Clouds
  Deertick Vol 1 (2017)
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*R.E.M. - Devil Rides Backwards 
  Automatic For The People (25th anniversary edition) (2017) 
*Calexico - End Of The World With You
  The Thread That Keeps Us (2018)
*Hiss Golden Messenger - Lost Out In The Darkness
  Hallelujah Anyhow (2017)
Frank Black - End Of Miles
  Black Letter Days (2002)
Ty Segall - Alta
  -single-  (2017)
Nicole Atkins - Listen Up
  Goodnight Rhonda Lee (2017)
Steve Earle - Telephone Road
  El Corazon (1997)
Ted Leo - Lonsdale Avenue 
  The Hanged Man (2017)
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  UTR Road Trip: Portland, Oregon   
Blitzen Trapper - Rebel
  Wild And Reckless (2017)
Laura Viers - Secrete Someone 
  Year Of Meteors (2005)
The Helio Sequence - Upward Mobility 
  The Helio Sequence (2015)
The Dandy Warhols - Not If You Were The Last Junkie On Earth
  The Dandy Warhols Come Down (1997)
Derby - Posters Fade
  Posters Fade (2008)
Offa Rex - Blackleg Miner
  The Queen Of Hearts (2017)
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Old 97's - Longer Than You've Been Alive
  Most Messed Up (2014)
Bash & Pop - Too Late
  -single- (2017)
Whiskeytown - 16 Days
  Strangers Almanac (1997)
Blitzen Trapper - Wind Don't Always Blow
  Wild And Reckless (2017)
Belle & Sebastian - I'll Be Your Pilot
  How To Solve Our Human Problems EP1 (2017)

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Sonic Bliss 17-44

Sonic Bliss #17-44
October 25 - 29, 2017
Black & Orange Spirit Day?  Oh, please





        Hour 1        
The City Sleeps - MC 900 Ft. Jesus
Tubular Bells - Mike Oldfield
Rest - Charlotte Gainsbourg
No Reason - Bonobo w/Nick Murphy
Anna - Taken By Trees
Without A Plan - Lusine
Stars - Dubstar
Blood Of My Blood - Tricky, Scriptonite
Venus As A Boy - Bjork
Sixtyniner - Boards of Canada
Let's Go Out Tonight - Craig Armstrong
Goldfrapp - Simone

        Hour 2        
Anything With You - Hillton FM
Budapest Eskimos - The Lushlife Project
Strange And Beautiful - Aqualung
Just A Memory - Odesza & Regina Spektor
Orbit Of Me - Delerium w/Leigh Nash
Louve - Traumer
Black - Daniele Luppi & Danger Mouse f/Norah Jones
I Wanna Be Adored - Stone Roses
Ab Ova - Joep Beving
Shattered - Koda
Turn To White - She & Him
I Promise - Radiohead
Far Away - All India Radio

        Hour 3        
Need To Feel Loved - UnClubbed w/Zoe Durrant
A Grand Love Theme - Kid Loco
Something About Us - Daft Punk
Fool's Paradise - Cold Specks
Make It Go Away - Holly Cole
Waiting For the Night - Depeche Mode
As The Rush Comes - Motorcycle
Gabriel - Lamb
Lifted Up - Saru
High - Little Dragon
Universal Traveler - Air
Undenied - Portishead
Bela Lugosi's Dead - Bauhaus




UTR 17-44 (Daniele Luppi with Parquet Courts)

Under The Radar Radio #17-44
October 29 - November 4, 2017


                   Pick Of The Week                       
  Daniel Luppi & Parquet Courts - MILANO  





















Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts - Talisa (w/Karen O)
   MILANO (2017)  Daniele previously worked with Danger Mouse, Norah Jones & Jack White
Luna - Dear Diary
   The Days Of Our Nights (1999)  The pride of New Jersey
Protomartyr - Windsor Hum
   Relatives In Descent (2017)  What was that hum.....nobody knows? 
Iggy Pop - Five Foot One
   New Values (1979)  He really is a little fella
Franz Ferdinand - Always Ascending
   Always Ascending (2018)   New album coming in February 2018
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x-Wolf Parade - Weaponized
   Cry Cry Cry (2017)   
Superchunk - Digging For Something
   Majesty Shredding (2010)  Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Liam Gallaher - I Get By
   As You Were (2017)  In Detroit at Masonic Temple 02-09-18
Morrissey - I Wish You Lonely
   Low In High School (2017)   New album on 11-17
The Afghan Whigs - Oriole
   In Spades (2017) 
Television - See No Evil
   Marquee Moon (1977)   This lineup only existed for one album
Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts - Memphis Blues Again 
   MILANO (2017)  Daniele is from a little town in Italy called Roma
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x-Nicole Atkins - Brokedown Luck
 Goodnight Rhonda Lee (2017)
Dinosaur Jr - Goin' Home
   Where You Been? (1993)   Hard to believe it's 24 years old
Calexico - End OF The World With You
   The Thread That Keeps Us (2018)  New album 01.26.18
Blitzen Trapper - Wild and Reckless
   Wild and Reckless (2017)  Next week's Pick Of The Week
The Feelies - The Good Earthe
   The Good Earth (1986)
Gord Downie - A Natural 
   Introduce Yourself (2017)  The late singer from Tragically Hip
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x-Sonic Youth - 100%
  Dirty (1992)
x-Elf Power - Ten Dollars On The Ground
  Twitching In Time (2017(
Pavement - Gold Soundz
   Crooked Rain, Crooked Rain (1994)   30th anniversary celebration next year?
Deer Tick - S.M.F. 
   Deer Tick Vol. 2 (2017)   S.M.F. is for Shitty Music Festival  
Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts - Pretty Prizes (w/Karen O)
   MILANO (2017)  Daniele has composed music for several films
Talking Heads - Pulled Up 
   Talking Heads '77 (1977) 
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds - Fort Knox
   Who Built The Moon (2017)
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x-Eagulls - Tough Luck
   Eagulls (2014)
Savages - Sad Person
   Adore Life (2016)   One of the best albums from last year
MGMT - Little Dark Age
   Little Dark Age (2018)  New album 01.26.18
Eels - Flyswatter
   Daisies Of The Galaxy (2000)
Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts - Mount Napoleon
   MILANO (2017)   
a-Concrete Blonde - Bloodletting (The Vampire Song)
   Still In Hollywood (1994)  Happy Halloween
x-Tender - Vow
   Modern Addiction (2017)

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sonic Bliss 17-43

Sonic Bliss #17-43
October 18-22, 2017
The stars dripped sunlight all over us today and we devoured it



        Hour 1        
Inside And Out - Feist
Fields Of Green - Careless
Dead To The World - Royksopp
The Motive - Elsiane
Light Of Gold - Skye & Ross
Walls - Beauty's Confusion
Left Bank - Air
See The Light - Sofa Surfers
Poems Of The Past - Fura
Walk In The Park - Beach House
Inherit - Es-K
Ruby's Arms - Frente

        Hour 2        
Everybody Here Wants You - Jeff Buckley
Aquarium - Nosaj Thing
2Wicky - Hooverphonic
Red Light Green Light - Sounds From The Ground
Midnight - Coldplay
Isobel - Bjork
Winter, Spring, Summer, Fall - Postmarks
Signs Of Love - Moby
Xtal - Aphex Twin
Begin - Shallou
Destiny - Zero 7
You & Your Sister - This Mortal Coil
Falling Slowly - Swell Season

        Hour 3        
Midnight In A Perfect World - DJ Shadow
Wood Cabin - Saint Etienne
Once Upon A Time - Talvin Signh
Clean Living - The War On Drugs
In Another Tim - Sade
Saturday Come Slow - Massive Attack
Unbounded - Amethystium
Sunny Road - Emiliana Torrini
Bossa Per Emilia - Mike Francis
Petrified - Flunk
Thank Heaven For You - Esthero
The Trapeze Swinger - Iron & Wine
Debut - Melanie Laurent

UTR 17-43 (Wolf Parade)

Under The Radar Radio #17-43
October 22-28, 2017

       Pick Of The Week            
  Wolf Parade - Cry Cry Cry    





















Wolf Parade - You're Dreaming
   Cry Cry Cry (2017)   First album in 7 years
Interpol - My Desire
   El Pintor (2014)  Most recent album
Daniele Luppi & Parquet Courts - Mount Napoleon
   MILANO (2017)  Next week's planned Pick Of The Week
High Dials - Strandhill Sands
   War Of The Wakening Planets (2005)  From Montreal
MGMT - Little Dark Age
   Little Dark Age (2018)    First preview of new album
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Most Serene Republic - I Haven't Seen You Around
   Mediac (2015)   From Milton, Ontario
Django Django - Tic Tac Toe
   Marble Skies (2018) 
Calexico - End Of The World With You
   The Thread That Keeps Us (2018)
Dire Straits - Industrial Disease
   Love Over Gold (1982)  They should be in the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame by now
Wolf Parade - Weaponized
   Cry Cry Cry (2017)   
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Alvvays - In Undertow
   Antisocialites (2017)  From Toronto
Sloan - Money City Maniacs
   Navy Blues (1998)  From Halifax
Destroyer - In The Morning
   ken (2017)   From Vancouver
Tragically Hip - Courage
   Fully Completely (1992)  For Gord Downie (1964-2017)
Broken Social Scene - Towers and Masons
   Hug Of Thunder (2017)  Band has numbered as many as 19 at a time
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   UTR Road Trip: Montreal   
Wolf Parade - Incantation
   Cry Cry Cry (2017)  
Arcade Fire - Wake Up
   The Funeral (2004)  Playing in Windsor on November 1st
Stars - Alone
   There Is No Love In Fluorescent Light (2017)   Brand new album is just out
Stills - Allison Krausse
   Logic Will Break Your Heart (2003)  Not named for the singer Allison Krauss
Leonard Cohen - Democracy
   Democracy (1992)   A poignant song these days
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*PJ Harvey - The Wheel
  The Hope Six Demolition Project (2016)
*Courtney Barnett & Kurt Vile - Blue Cheese
  Lotta Sea Lice (2017)
*Ray LaMontagne - Hey, No Pressure
  Ouroboros (2016)
*Nicole Atkins - Darkness Falls So Quiet
  Goodnight Rhonda Lee (2017)
Dan Croll - Away From Today
   Emerging Adulthood (2017)  
Wolf Parade - Lazarus Online
   Cry Cry Cry (2017) 
Divine Fits - Shivers
   A Thing Called Divine Fits (2010)   Dan Boeckner of Wolf Parade is a member of DF