Playlist: 2020-07-03

Justin the Canuck belatedly celebrated Canada Day with a 60-minute pre-recorded show.

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:32Geographic Centre of CanadaThe Wheat PoolTownshipShameless
4:36Canadian ClassicMulligrubSoft Grudge
4:39Canadian NationalInlet SoundThe RomanticsFontana North
4:43Canada Day, Up Canada WayStompin' Tom ConnorsFiddle & SongEMI Canada
4:45Canadian AirlinesTreelinesTreelines
4:48The Canadian ShieldA Northern ChorusThe Millions Too ManySonic Unyon
4:56Canada vs. AmericaBroken Social SceneEP to Be You and MeArts & Crafts
5:03Love Song to CanadaJason CollettTo Wit to WooArts & Crafts
5:07True Patriot LoveJoel Plaskett EmergencyDown at the KhyberSongs for the Gang
5:10North East South WestJapandroidsNear to the Wild Heart of LifeArts & Crafts
5:15American NamesSebastien GraingerSebastien Grainger & The MountainsSaddle Creek
5:19Wild AmericaThe Sweet HomewreckersFrom the Letdown to the ComearoundPut On Your Drinking Cap
5:22An American DreamKalle MattsonSomeday, the Moon Will Be GoldParliament of Trees
5:27Oh… CanadaClassifiedSelf ExplanatoryHalf Life

Playlist: 2020-06-26

Justin the Canuck hosted the show, recorded in his home studio during the temporary closure of KOOP’s studios.

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:32Wrong ChoiceThe Lovely FeathersHind Hind LegsEquator
4:37Miner's Canary (Diamond Days)V for EscargotV for Escargot
4:41Bronx SniperMister HeavenlyOut of LoveSub Pop
4:46KneesJJ WildeRuthlessBlack Box
4:49Lives of Plants & AnimalsRival BoysAnimal InstinctsTiny
4:52RickyVivienne WilderPostromanticFallen Tree
4:55GinkgoI Am Robot and ProudLucky StaticDarla
5:02HomegrownNeil YoungHomegrownReprise
5:04DylanTrade SecretsDylan Leaves Pallet Town
5:08Sun In an Empty RoomThe WeakerthansReunion TourEpitaph
5:13Higher Than the DrugsStuck On Planet EarthBeautiful NowhereAnthem
5:16Done With DrugsThe Dirty NilDine Alone
5:20Grey and Blue (feat. J Mascis)KestrelsDream or Don't DreamDarla
5:24LovelessSaid the WhaleLittle MountainHidden Pony
5:27VisitorsPawa Up FirstMissing TimeDare to Care
5:31Bad ChemistryFake SharkLight Organ
5:34Clorox WipeChromeoQuarantine Casanova
5:37I Know What You're Thinking and It's AwfulThe DearsLovers RockDangerbird
5:41The Buzz In My FleshYoung GalaxyYG No Art EPFontana North
5:45Sally On the AvenueSleepy GonzalesLight Organ
5:51You're the LeaderRuby Coast"Seven Wonders" 7-inch

New tunes, old tunes, and some in between

JJ Wilde’s music gets a play on today’s show. Image: Atwood Magazine

We’re back with more Canadian tunes from quarantine, and a show filled with new tracks, old favorites, and everything in between.

This week, we’ve got music by Chromeo, The Dears, The Dirty Nil, Fake Shark, JJ Wilde, Kestrels, The Lovely Feathers, Mister Heavenly, Rival Boys, Ruby Coast, Said the Whale, Sleepy Gonzales, Stuck On Planet Earth, Trade Secrets, V for Escargot, Vivienne Wilder, The Weakerthans, and Young Galaxy. Plus, tune in at 5 o’clock for our Neil Young Song of the Week!

Join Justin the Canuck for 90 minutes of independent Canadian music, airing today at 4:30 PM Central on KOOP Radio, 91.7 FM in Austin, Texas and broadcasting to the world at KOOP.org!

Playlist: 2020-06-12

Justin the Canuck hosted the show, recorded in his home studio during the temporary closure of KOOP’s studios.

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:32Energy CzarThe ZolasLight Organ
4:37The Back of My MindPrepare for the FutureBetter Choices
4:41End of the NightGrizzly Coast
4:45Change Her MindJane's PartyJP Productions
4:48Call Your FriendsScenic Route to Alaska
4:52Walk the Other WayBend SinisterThe Other WayCordova Bay
4:56You Ain't BigRufus WainwrightUnfollow the RulesBMG
5:02TryNeil YoungHomegrownReprise
5:05Medicine MorningCamille DeleanCold House BurningNew Habitat
5:09All the Black (Acoustic)Cat ClydeGood BonesCinematic Music Group
5:14Wild CardCold SpecksFool's ParadiseArts & Crafts
5:18All at OnceHalf Moon RunGlassnote
5:21We Will Get ThereReuben and The DarkArts & Crafts
5:24Pacific ThemeBroken Social SceneYou Forgot It In PeopleArts & Crafts
5:31Pocket SunriseCommunismGet Down Get TogetherZunior
5:35Call Me OutConstantines
5:40KeeperessElectricity for Everybody!
5:42Leaving, PresentlyClosetjudasLunacy + The Second Naïveté
5:46You Can Have It AllCharlotte CornfieldIn My CornerNext Door
5:50WasteDavid Vertesi
5:55WeatheredCapitol

The Canadian quarantunes continue

The Zolas
We’ve got The Zolas’ latest single, “Energy Czar”, on this week’s show. Image: Facebook

Things might be opening up again but, for us, it’s another week of Canadian quarantunes. We’ve got brand new music and a large roster of artists never before heard on the show, as well as new—or is it old?—music by Neil Young.

This week’s playlist includes tracks by artists such as Bend Sinister, Capitol, Cat Clyde, Charlotte Cornfield, Closetjudas, Cold Specks, Communism, Constantines, Camille Delean, Electricity for Everybody, Grizzly Coast, Half Moon Run, Jane’s Party, Prepare for the Future, Reuben and The Dark, Scenic Route to Alaska, David Vertesi, Rufus Wainwright, and The Zolas!

Join Justin the Canuck for 90 minutes of independent Canadian music, airing Friday at 4:30 PM Central on KOOP Radio, 91.7 FM in Austin, Texas and broadcasting to the world at KOOP.org!