All the Rage no. 36: The best name in rock and roll, 2017 edition

TFS, FTW.

Your biweekly source of the best left-field pop/rock/punk/dance from Canada, Australia and beyond.

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Your setlist:

Alex Lahey, Every Day’s the Weekend
Laura Sauvage, Alien (Anything Like It, Have You?)
La Fièvre, Nous reculons
Seafog, Division
Tropical Fuck Storm, Chameleon Paint
No Sister, Romantic Notion
Mezko, Trust
Yacht, Hard World
Lo Siento, No Tengo Remedio
Jen Cloher, Shoegazer
Jess Ribeiro, If You Were a Kelpie
Steven Lambke, Fireworks
Molly Drag, Glass
Swim Team, Positively Hopeless

 

All the Rage no. 35 – November 6, 2017: Favourites, old and new

Your biweekly source of the best left-field pop/rock/punk/dance from Canada, Australia and beyond.

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Your setlist:

Doldrums, Limerence (We Come in Pieces)
Stars, Hope Avenue
US Girls, Mad As Hell
Cut Copy, Black Rainbows
Full Flower Moon Band, Street Love
Helta Skelta, Nightclubbin’
J Robbins, The World Is a Very Scary Place (Gothic
Archies cover)

Scott Royle, to the bone
Key Out, In pieces, by the sea
PONY, I Don’t Know
Last Leaves, The World We Had
Prime Junk, Dreams
strathcona pl, sadder endings
Heart Beach, Worse

All the Rage no. 24, Oct. 23, 2017: Putting the “ish” into biweeklyish

First show in four weeks, which means even more mind-blowingly excellent left-field pop from Canada and Australia. Lots of new singles from some show favourites this week. Also, RIP Gord Downie.

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Your setlist:

Whalehouse, Sexy Whale Beach Party
The
Tragically Hip
, Born in the Water
Lazertits, New Friend
Shame Spiral, Untitled I</a
The Preatures, Yanada
Donny Benét, Konichiwa
Heart Beach, Perfect
Right Shitty, Bandaid
Expanda Fuzz, The Last of the Who Heads
Wet Lips, Here if You Need
JuliaWhy?, Candy
No Sister, Overpass
Wild Meadows, Feel the Noise
Tidal Rave, The Sea
Owen Meany’s Batting Stance, Growth

 

All the Rage no. 33 – September 16, 2017: The Heartbeat festival edition

The Heartbeat music festival bills itself as the world’s tiniest music festival, and they’re not wrong. Three stages, five bands, merch, art, beer, food, all in someone’s backyard in Toronto. Let’s see who was on stage, shall we?

Also, your usual mind-blowingly good left-field pop from Canada and Australia.

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Your setlist:

M’NK S’ND, IV
Birdz, Crown Thieves
Tralala Blip, Wax Figurine
JB the First Lady, Still Here
Before the Flood, TTC
Charles Spearin, Anna
Heart Beach, Summer
Kashka, New Moon Blues
Wax
Mannequin
, Beware
James Wyatt Crosby, Nobody Else
Alvvays, Plimsoll Punks
Workhorse, Pocalypse
Tough Age, Me in Glue
Sparks, I Wish You Were Fun

 

All the Rage no. 32 – August 29, 2017: ATR is one year old!

Going off format for the one-year anniversary. The music that gets me happy.

Your setlist:

Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Zero
Electric Six, Dance Commander
Eagles of Death Metal, I Want You So Hard (Boy’s Bad News)
Rocket from the Crypt, Born in ‘69
JuliaWhy?, Painkiller
Black Grape, In the Name of the Father
Dragon Boy Suede, I Heal With My Steel
Fatima Mansions, Only Losers Take the Bus
The Fall, Free Range
Confidence Man, Boyfriend (Repeat)
Radio Radio, Boomerang
Briggs, The Children Came Back (f. Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu and Dewayne Everettsmith)
Jackson Browne, Going Down to Cuba
The Juan Maclean, A Simple Design
Grimes, REALiTi
Cassie, King of Hearts (Richard X Remix)
Annie, Two of Hearts (Richard X mix)
Cut Copy, Hearts on Fire
Johnny Headband, Hot Button Topic
The Killers, When We Were Young

Episode 31: triplejunearthed.com is Rock and Roll

As always, the best new left-field pop, mainly from Australia and Canada, but if it’s from elsewhere and it sounds good, I’ll play it.

The best new indie and underground music, including an unholy number of tunes I found on triplejunearthed.com.

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Your setlist:

Fog Lake, inference (i)
La Fièvre, La Chienne
Gauci, Hurry
The Goods, Make Your Move
ggpeach, Far as I go
Twist, Benefits
Lowtide, Alibi
Heaps Good Friends, Olympic Sneakers
Rackett, Prey
Moody Beach, Vanilla
Cut Copy, Standing in the Middle of the Field
Baker Boy, Cloud 9 feat. Kian Brownfield
Maddy Jane, No Other Way
Sore Points, Don’t Want To
Coloured Clocks, Not the Same Anymore

Episode 30! Showing the love for Canadian and Australian music for over 30 weeks

As always, the best new left-field pop, mainly from Australia and Canada, but if it’s from elsewhere and it sounds good, I’ll play it.

The best new indie and underground music. Plus, sadly, RIP Dave Rosser.

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Your setlist:

The Afghan Whigs, You Want Love (f. James Hall)
Holiday Party, I’m Still Here
Morning TV, Let it Lie
Crystal Eyes, High Moon
A. Swayze and the Ghosts, ICU
Beaches, Void
Gold Class, Twist in the Dark
Batpiss, You and Me
TR/ST, Bicep
Reef Shark, World in Space
Dianas, Heart of Me
Durs Coeurs, Assez C’est Assez
Alvvays, In Undertow

Show no. 29: From Finnish pop to Calgary punk

As always, the best new left-field pop, mainly from Australia and Canada, but if it’s from elsewhere and it sounds good, I’ll play it.

So much good music this week. Dig in.

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Your setlist:

ttwwrrss, moon:and:6, and Kojo “Easy” Damptey, Almost Made It
Tornado Wallace, Today (feat. Sui Zhen)
Johnny Headband, Got My Eyes
Cina Polada, Gloom
Heart People, Voices
Ironing Music, New Friends
Gorillaz, She’s My Collar (feat. Kali Uchis)
Cable Ties, Same for Me
The Shiverettes, Dead Men Can’t Cat Call
Teenager, Just Drop It
Pale Lips, Don’t Take Your Switchblade to New York
Sloan Peterson, 105
Males, Two Moons
suiix, Pacific Dreamer

ATR no. 28: All Canada, All the Time (One Day Only)

As always, the best new left-field pop, mainly from Australia (though not today) and Canada, but if it’s from elsewhere and it sounds good, I’ll play it.

Happy Canada Day! Enjoy this fine selection of Canadian tuneage.

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Your setlist:

Stars, The Theory of Relativity

A Tribe Called Red, R.E.D. (f. Yasiin Bey, Narcy & Black Bear)

The Survivalists, Me & James
US Girls, Incidental Boogie
Grimes, Flesh Without Blood
JB the First Lady, We were Children
Len, Steal My Sunshine
Radio Radio, Kenny G Non-Stop
Pale Lips, I’m Glad There’s Only 2 of Me
The Yips, Point Dume
The OBGMs, Beat Up Kidz
Solids, Not Complaining
The Courtneys, Minnesota
Jennifer LoPan, You’re So Unkind
Jim Bryson, The Depression Dance
Expanda Fuzz, It’s Your Glow, UFO
Sloan, Same Old Flame
Mitsou, Dis-Moi Dis Moi
Metric, Stadium Love

Episode 27! The New Zealand show

As always, the best new left-field pop, mainly from Australia and Canada, but if it’s from elsewhere and it sounds good, I’ll play it.

Today’s show highlights the music of New Zealand, drawing from Pop Lib’s 31 days of New Zealand Music month marathon. So much good music – today’s show only offers a sampling. Check out the whole series. And there’s some Canadian and Australian music in there as well.

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Your setlist:

The Survivalists, Cheese Lust
Saint-Jack, Fuck off, l’anxiété
Couchmaster, Redux
Gentlemen of the Woods, Eye of the Hurricane
A.B. Original, Black Balls
The OBGMs, Torpedo
Élan Vital, Dreams
Street Chant, Swanning
Pesk, When the Heavies Come
Eddie Lucciola and Matt Jaekel, After Hours
Fazerdaze, Little Uneasy
Bad Channels, Exo
Purple Pilgrims, Drink the Juice
Ashley Shadow, Tired
LTTLE PHNX, Luvrs Disc Ours