Playlist: 2021-10-15

Host Justin the Canuck recorded this episode in his home studio.

4:34When We Were YoungThe Wooden SkyIf I Don't Come Home You'll Know I'm GoneBlack Box
4:37TentaclesRah RahGoing SteadyYoung Soul
4:41Sun Is GoneKalle MattsonLives In BetweenParliament of Trees
4:47All the Old ShowstoppersThe New PornographersChallengersMatador
4:51I'm Not TalkingA.C. NewmanShut Down the StreetsMatador
4:55The Moon Is GoldKalle MattsonSomeday, the Moon Will Be GoldParliament of Trees
5:01How It BreaksRich AucoinUnited StatesHaven
5:07Brittle BonesRuby CoastProjectable Collections
5:10Race to the BottomDan ManganUnmakeArts & Crafts
5:14Never Destroy UsThe DearsNo Cities LeftOne Little Indian
5:17Palm RoadWolf ParadeExpo 86Sub Pop
5:22Sunday SongJason BajadaThe Sound Your Life MakesMapleMusic / Fontana North
5:26Ageless BeautyStarsSet Yourself On FireArts & Crafts
5:31Everyone Must Cry SometimesMichael RaultWhirlpool
5:35Dream for DreamingPatrick WatsonWaveSecret City
5:39I've Got LeechesThe ZolasTic Toc TicLight Organ
5:43Eyes SpeakKalle MattsonSomeday, the Moon Will Be GoldParliament of Trees
5:50What Light (Never Goes Dim)Aidan KnightEach OtherOutside

All the Old Showstoppers

We’ve got both The New Pornographers and their frontman, A.C. Newman. Image: Ebru Yildiz via Pitchfork

It’s easy to get caught up in playing new releases, since there’s something new every week! Every once in a while, though, it’s worthwhile to take a step back, comb through your record cabinet, and spin some of your old favorites. We do that this week, with a focus on much-loved but long-unplayed tracks by A.C. Newman, Aidan Knight, Dan Mangan, The Dears, Jason Bajada, Kalle Mattson, Michael Rault, The New Pornographers, Patrick Watson, Rah Rah, Rich Aucoin, Ruby Coast, Stars, Wolf Parade, The Wooden Sky, and The Zolas!

Join Justin the Canuck today at 4:30 PM Central on KOOP Radio, 91.7 FM in Austin, Texas and broadcasting to the world at!

Playlist: 2021-10-08

Host Justin the Canuck recorded this episode in his home studio.

4:34Up GranvillePeach PitColumbia
4:37Can't Wait to Meet YouColors New LookSeconds & Thirds
4:4120sNightshifts & The GameHandwritten
4:45Pretty Blue Jeans & Menodisco.Love On a Saturday
4:48BreatheStefanie Parnell
4:51Pinky PromiseKaylee PattersonForever Would've SuckedAtoned
4:54Love of Your LifeAVIVPhoto Finish
4:57Like YouGRAE
5:01RodeoMon Doux SaigneurBravo musique
5:03Et HopCorridorSub Pop
5:09Just a DreamDarryl KissickMy Sunshine
5:12Tonight TonightMUNYAVoyage to MarsLuminelle
5:16Flower (In Full Bloom) [feat. Serena Isioma]Luna LiFlower (In Full Bloom)In Real Life
5:20GranitePrincess CenturySurrenderPaper Bag
5:23Anatomy of BoredomCIVIC TVBlack MoonFlemish Eye
5:27The Opposite HeartPAPAL VISITFive Fathom HoleMonopolized
5:29MarblesMother Sun
5:31Fit to BurstDucks Ltd.Modern FictionCarpark
5:34Everyday Is MondayDiamondtownDIAMONDTOWNLabel Obscura
5:38Ice Cream Truck (feat. Mise en Scene, Al Simmons & DJ Hunnicutt)Rusty Robot
5:41Beautiful FantasyFKB
5:46Turning Pointj emberFull Size RenderEQT
5:50You Gave Me the KeyJulie DoironI Thought of YouYou've Changed
5:54Broken UmbrellaJojo Mason604 Records

Fit to Burst

Tune in for the latest by Toronto’s Ducks Ltd. Image: Vuk Dragojevic / The Broadway

First off, a huge thank-you to everyone who contributed during our recent Fall Membership Drive, and to all who were already KOOP members and continue to support us every month. Y’all are amazing! TGWN listeners provided more new contributions than ever before, and so now we’ve got a bigger show than ever before—24 songs we’re going to (somehow) fit into 90 minutes! Will we make it? Who knows, but we’re gonna try!

This week, we’re cramming in tunes by AVIV, CIVIC TV, Colors New Look, Corridor, Darryl Kissick, Diamondtown, Ducks Ltd., FKB, GRAE, j ember, Jojo Mason, Julie Doiron, Kaylee Patterson, Luna Li, Mon Doux Saigneur, Mother Sun, MUNYA, Nightshifts, nodisco., PAPAL VISIT, Peach Pit, Princess Century, Rusty Robot, and Stefanie Parnell.

Join Justin the Canuck today at 4:30 PM Central on KOOP Radio, 91.7 FM in Austin, Texas and broadcasting to the world at!

Playlist: 2021-10-01

Special guest Rockin’ Rob of Around the Town Sounds hosted the show.

4:32Calling Occupants of Interplanetary CraftKlaatuKlaatu / HopeBGO
4:39Run to YouBryan AdamsSo Far So GoodUniversal
4:43So Long, MarianneLeonard CohenSongs OfColumbia
4:48BrokenThe Guess WhoUltimate CollectionRCA
5:01Chest FeverThe BandMusic from Big PinkCapitol
5:07Summer Side of LifeGordon LightfootThe Complete Singles, 1970-80Reprise
5:11Harry's House / CenterpieceJoni MItchellHissing of Summer LawnsElektra
5:18Hard BargainRon SexsmithRetrieverNettwerk
5:21Pacing the CageBruce CockburnAnything, Anytime, AnywhereRounder
5:25Sweet JaneCowboy JunkiesThe Trinity SessionRCA
5:32The Coconut SongGuy Lombardo & His Royal CanadiansBest OfDecca
5:34Enjoy YourselfGuy LombardoEnjoy YourselfMCA
5:37Modern ManArcade FireSuburbsMerge
5:421234FeistThe ReminderInterscope
5:45Life Is a HighwayTom CochraneMad Mad WorldCapitol
5:50Frim Fram SauceDiana KrallVery BestVerve
5:54SnowbirdAnne MurraySnowbirdCapitol
5:57Who Can I Turn ToOscar PetersonExclusively for My FriendsVerve