Playlist: 2020-05-15

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:37Sick of Feeling UselessNeon DreamsDreaming Out Loud
4:40MorningmakerShadeCombat RaveSleepless
4:44Ask YouKNIFEY
4:49Out of ReachHeavy HeartsRoom With a View
4:52DisconnectShred KellyLike a Rising SunDevilDuck
4:56AngelMise en SceneLight Organ
4:59Hazy ShoresHeaps
5:05Summer Nights in Montreal (feat. Yann Perreau)Jill BarberOutside Music
5:09Anywhere You GoSummersets
5:13CinémaFanny BloomGrosse Boîte
5:16Chez nousÉmilie LandryArroser les fleursLe Grenier musique
5:21StrangerEmily RockartsLittle Flower
5:24CompelledLand of TalkIndistinct ConversationsSaddle Creek
5:28DanceAstrocolorHueSofttone / eOne
5:35Klondike ManJeremie AlbinoCinematic Music Group
5:39Church Bells (feat. KINLEY)Dylan MenzieLost in Dreams: Faithful Spirits
5:44Identical LoveJuly TalkPray for ItSleepless
5:48How Does It FeelLogan and NathanThe HappeningFallen Tree
5:53On Peak HillStarsNightsongsLe Grand Magistery
5:58Jewels AwaySuper Pyramid

Never-before-featured artists galore

Jill Barber
Jill Barber is among the many artists on this week’s show. Image: Ivan Otis via CBC

Looking to hear from new artists we’ve never before featured on the show? Today’s your lucky day!

Tune in to This Great White North this afternoon to hear artists including Astrocolor, Dylan Menzie, Émilie Landry, Emily Rockarts, Fanny Bloom, Heaps, Heavy Hearts, Jeremie Albino, Jill Barber, July Talk, Kinley, KNIFEY, Land of Talk, Logan and Nathan, Mise en Scene, Neon Dreams, Shade, Shred Kelly, Stars, Summersets, Super Pyramid, and Yann Perreau!

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: 2020-05-01

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:33Ballad of Hugo ChavezArkellsJackson SquareDine Alone
4:35Fake DrugsHolleradoRecord In a BagRoyal Mountain
4:39Buzz OffLittle JuniorHiRoyal Mountain
4:43BreakThe Drew Thomson FoundationThe Drew Thomson FoundationDine Alone
4:45A Little More TimeThe Drew Thomson FoundationThe Drew Thomson FoundationDine Alone
4:49Psychic GirlfriendThe Drew Thomson FoundationBedroom Door
4:52Heaven (for the Weekend)Single MothersWild Party
4:56If Only Your Heart Was a Major SixthThe HylozoistsLa fin du mondeBoompa
5:01Workin' ManNeil Young & Promise of the RealThe Monsanto YearsReprise
5:05Silver CivicCharlotte CornfieldThe Shape of Your NameNext Door
5:10Stars Over DakotaTerra LightfootNew MistakesSonic Unyon
5:15Direct SunlightTOPSI Feel AliveMusique TOPS
5:18Risk ItAustraHiRUDiNDomino
5:21Melt the Universe with Brotherly LoveJoel Plaskett44Pheromone
5:25In MindDo Make Say ThinkYou, You're a History In RustConstellation
5:31SentinelsCartoon LizardSentinels
5:34Boca ChicaMUNYALuminelle
5:38Velvet 4 SaleU.S. GirlsIn a Poem Unlimited4AD
5:41TailwhipMen I Trust
5:44The MagicianDizzyThe Sun and Her ScorchRoyal Mountain
5:49Un EstadoAll of Your FriendsAll of Your Friends Are DeadThe Calm Before the Music

Opening up Texas to Canadian tunes

The Drew Thomson Foundation
The Drew Thomson Foundation gets a full-set feature on this week’s show. Image: Paquin Artists

Texas is reopening shopping malls and cinemas but we’re staying safe, continuing to broadcast from home.

This week, we’ve got another 90 minutes of great Canadian tunes, some of which were selected by our radio apprentice John the Canuck. Tune in to hear artists like All of Your Friends, Arkells, Austra, Cartoon Lizard, Charlotte Cornfield, Dizzy, The Drew Thomson Foundation, Hollerado, Joel Plaskett, Little Junior, Men I Trust, MUNYA, Single Mothers, Terra Lightfoot, TOPS, and U.S. Girls!

Isolate yourself in a room with your radio and 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: 2020-04-24

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:33How It BreaksRich AucoinHaven Sounds
4:36HomeCaribouSuddenlyMerge
4:39L'amour le jourLe CouleurP.O.PLisbon Lux
4:43Hot Like JunglePotteryWelcome to Bobby's MotelPartisan
4:47Callous StandardJauntAll In One
4:52Black LicoricePeach PitYou and Your FriendsColumbia
4:56If Only Your Heart Was a Major SixthThe HylozoistsLa fin du mondeBoompa
5:01Shut It DownNeil Young & Crazy HorseColoradoReprise
5:04Easy BelieverHot Garbage
5:09QuarantinedReal SickiesQuarantinedStomp
5:11Washed My HandsReal SickiesQuarantinedStomp
5:14Sins We MadeHarrow FairSins We MadeRoaring Girl
5:17Rules of EngagementHarrow FairSins We MadeRoaring Girl
5:20Make a SoundBruce PeninsulaNo Earthly SoundBruce Trail
5:23In MindDo Make Say ThinkYou, You're a History In RustConstellation
5:31FlipEliza NiemiGlassVain Mina
5:33Small FavoursDana GavanskiYesterday Is GoneBa Da Bing!
5:36Your GirlBasia BulatAre You in Love?Secret City
5:39Take Me OutSarah HarmerAre You GoneArts & Crafts
5:42Governess ShadowJuly TalkPray for ItSleepless
5:45Feminine ValuesAce of Wands
5:48Best InterestsCarmanah
5:51Don't DieNOBROSick HustleDine Alone
5:56#REDNEKGord BamfordCache Entertainment