Playlist: 2022-05-06

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:34Save YourselfThe I SpiesIn the NightFontana North
4:37End of a SparkTokyo Police ClubChampMom + Pop
4:41Cold LightOperatorsBlue WaveLast Gang
4:44The Science of DichotomiesCasper SkullsMercy WorksBuzz
4:49It Came to MeThe Barr BrothersQueens of the BreakersSecret City
4:53747sThe DarcysWarringArts & Crafts
4:58Paint It GoldFake Shark-Real Zombie!LiarLight Organ
5:01BL/FF (Fake Friends)MONOWHALESDaytona Bleach
5:05Love Is Bursting Through the WallsShawn Mrazek Lives!Thought He Was DeadKingfisher Bluez
5:07SunshineThe Wet SecretsFree Candy
5:12HappyJadea KellyRosesDarth Jadea
5:16All That It TakesDel BarberPrairieographyTrue North
5:19JasperAidan KnightVersicolourAdventure Boys Club
5:24Post-War BluesDan ManganOh FortuneArts & Crafts
5:27Black LicoricePeach PitYou and Your FriendsColumbia
5:31BreakThe Drew Thomson FoundationThe Drew Thomson FoundationDine Alone
5:33Hell, HeavenParlovrHell / Heaven / Big / LoveDine Alone
5:39Muscle RelaxantsThe Rural Alberta AdvantageDepartingPaper Bag
5:42Generation HandclapLibrary VoicesSummer of LustDine Alone
5:46A Hundred Million ThingsOrson WildsWhat Is It That You Won't Let Go?Black Cement
5:50SeasideKestrelsSeasideNoyes
5:56Count Down Our DaysFemBotsThe CityPaper Bag

#4: Count Down Our Days

Toronto’s Casper Skulls feature in our fourth-to-last show. Image: MTV

We enter the final month of This Great White North continuing our countdown until the end, and the tunes are as stellar as ever. We reach for the stars this week with favorites by Aidan Knight, The Barr Brothers, Casper Skulls, Dan Mangan, The Darcys, Del Barber, The Drew Thomson Foundation, Fake Shark-Real Zombie!, FemBots, The I Spies, Jadea Kelly, Kestrels, Library Voices, MONOWHALES, Operators, Orson Wilds, Parlovr, Peach Pit, The Rural Alberta Advantage, Shawn Mrazek Lives!, Tokyo Police Club, and The Wet Secrets!

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

Playlist: 2022-04-29

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:33All We HaveThe Royal FoundryWherever We Go
4:36Miss You NowElliott BROODMountain MeadowsSix Shooter
4:41Carry Me AlongExpress and CompanyOntarioSeventh Fire / Fontana North
4:45Stubborn HeartWild RiversSidelinesNettwerk
4:48EulogyThe FlatlinersThe Great AwakeFat Wreck Chords
4:52Define MeSaint AlviaStatic PsalmsDivergent
4:56Guided By VolumeNapalmpomThe Unconditional Love of NapalmpomTeenage Rampage
5:00In Came the FloodWintersleepHello HumRoll Call
5:04Go (feat. Blood Diamonds)Grimes4AD
5:09Feel That Way (feat. Madison Olds)Fake SharkTime for the FutureLight Organ
5:12Heavens to PurgatoryThe Most Serene Republic…And the Ever Expanding UniverseArts & Crafts
5:14MissingHands & TeethHunting SeasonAudio Blood
5:20Can't SleepCannon Bros.Dream CityDisintegration
5:23BubbleThe ElwinsPlay for Keeps
5:28Something HappenedBlue JA Sign of Good LuckNettwerk
5:32KD and Lunch MeatBoy GoldenChurch of Better DazeSix Shooter
5:38If I Were a TreeForest City LoversCarriageOut of This Spark
5:40Light Up the SynchrotronCarbon Dating ServicePolyentendriiTeargas Recording Tree
5:45Gold RushCode PieThe Most Trusted Name In YousFlagless
5:52Young Lions (Alternate Version)ConstantinesToo Slow for LoveArts & Crafts
5:55Don't Let Me Go YetTim BakerForever OverheadArts & Crafts

#5: All We Have

Edmonton duo The Royal Foundry open our fifth-to-last show. Image: The Starlite Sessions

After last week’s show, the secret is out—these are our final episodes, with just five left. With precious little time remaining, we’re playing nothing but wall-to-wall favorites from the past 16 years of the show. This week, that list includes tracks by Blue J, Boy Golden, Cannon Bros., Carbon Dating Service, Code Pie, Constantines, Elliott BROOD, The Elwins, Express and Company, Fake Shark, The Flatliners, Forest City Lovers, Grimes, Hands & Teeth, Madison Olds, The Most Serene Republic, Napalmpom, The Royal Foundry, Saint Alvia, Tim Baker, Wild Rivers, and Wintersleep!

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

Playlist: 2022-04-22

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

TimeTitleArtistAlbumLabel
4:34AntennaThe AcornGlory Hope MountainPaper Bag
4:37AshesAdam Hanney & Co.12/12
4:40Sprawl II (Mountains Beyond Mountains)Arcade FireThe SuburbsMerge
4:45Rattle OffThe Got to Get GotSahaleeNoyes
4:50Little Miss SunshineHarlan PepperYoung and Old
4:53Nighttime (Skin)Cedric NoelHang TimeJoyful Noise
4:58The Kids Were WrongMemoryhouseThe Slideshow EffectSub Pop
5:03Ibi Dreams of Pavement (A Better Day)Broken Social SceneBroken Social SceneArts & Crafts
5:08DevastationThe Besnard LakesThe Besnard Lakes Are the Dark HorseOutside Music
5:13I'm OKMise en SceneStill Life On FireLight Organ
5:19The Other ShoeFucked UpDavid Comes to LifeMatador
5:23Young LeavesAttack In BlackMarriageDine Alone
5:27All the Black (Acoustic)Cat ClydeGood BonesCinematic Music
5:31Our RiverMichael Bernard FitzgeraldLove ValleyTreasure Island
5:36Broken UmbrellaJoJo MasonSky Full of Stars604 Records
5:40KneesJJ WildeRuthlessBlack Box
5:43Call of the WildThe MatinéeLight Organ
5:47Shakin' Off the RustThe Blue StonesHidden GemseOne Heavy
5:50Show PonyBlack Pistol FireHush or HowlModern Outsider
5:55You Needed to KnowCtznshpAll Things to the Sea