All the Rage no. 59, December 6, 2019: Batting cleanup on 2018

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

This week: Some great tuneage from the back end of 2018, from the cool hiphop of Okenyo and the smooth electropop of Gauci to the compelling drone of Negative Nancies and the joyous guitar pop of faves Pale Lips. And so much more.

Yer setlist:

Okenyo, Hang Your Hat

https://open.spotify.com/embed/track/6IyttRCxu3bChKYCUt8kP2

Gauci, Paradise

Rackett, I Please Myself

Sweater Curse, Mon’s Song
https://www.triplejunearthed.com/embed/6613086

Slag Queens, Waterfall

Negative Nancies, The Dogs

Bloods, No Fun (feat. Girls Rock!)
https://open.spotify.com/embed/album/3VOjrUNhPVDtiyYw4EP1MT

Pale Lips, You’re A Doll

RAT!Hammock, June

Little Desert, Happy

Blessed, Thought

Hexdebt, Covenant

WLMRT, Dark Dollars

Milk Buttons, Some Impression

Sarsaparilla, Postcard
https://www.triplejunearthed.com/embed/7477881

Charlie Collins, Mexico
https://www.triplejunearthed.com/embed/7612901

Contrast, Black Hole
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Julia Jacklin, Head Alone
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All the Rage no. 51 – August 23, 2018: I’m going nowhere

Back from vacation with another edition of your biweekly(ish) source of the best left-field pop/rock/punk/dance from Canada, Australia and beyond. This week: Some mellowness, some hip hop, some punk-inflected pop from Nooky, Tropical Fuck Storm, Billy Moon, Fog Lake, Okin Osan and others. And! The triumphant return of ATR favourite Hello Seahorse!

Your setlist:

Nooky
Black Future

Tropical Fuck Storm
Stayin’ Alive

Metric
Dark Saturday
https://open.spotify.com/embed/track/0xJRUArUCDBb0tGwo1Std2

Petra Glynt
New Growth

Dilly Dally
I Feel Free

Billy Moon
Dingus
https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/Ol_9QyNRL3g?rel=0

Slowfish
Stringy Bits

Exposure
Erase

Squaring Ciricles
Movement

A Lily
Paint Me With Your Blood Again

Fog Lake
talk

Hello Seahorse!
Son

Okin Osan
I Wanna Be That Girl

All the Rage no. 44 – March 28, 2018: Left-field Lorde!

Your biweekly source of the best left-field pop/rock/punk/dance from Canada, Australia and beyond. This week: A superstar like Lorde may not be left-field pop, but I think she’s just great. And because she’s coming to town (with Run the Jewels! And Mitski!) at the end of the month, that’s a good enough excuse to break out a couple of nifty remixes, in addition to the usual awesome sounds of the underground.

Your setlist:

Lorde, Supercut (El-P Remix) (f. Run the Jewels)

Miesha and the Spanks, Lost Boy

Kaptur, Pixel

US Girls, Poem
https://open.spotify.com/embed/track/7CXnfHxC8sWdITHr4fFbnq

True Crime, Everything

Mint Field, Quiero Otoño de Nuevo

Caroline No, Alex

Omar Musa, Lak$a

Childsaint/CALMLY, Used Up
https://www.triplejunearthed.com/embed/5481141

Mod Con, Neighbourhood

The Ancients, I Need You

Cursed Arrows, Jumpers

Lorde, Green Light (Chromeo Remix)

All the Rage no. 42 – Feb. 14, 2018: So. Much. Excellent. Tuneage.

Your biweekly source of the best left-field pop/rock/punk/dance from Canada, Australia and beyond. This week: A surprising number of best-of-2018 contenders, and it’s only February. It’s going to be a good year for music.

Your setlist:

The Nude Dogs, We’re Girls, We’re Here

Rackett, Ready or Not

Wild Meadows, First Exit

Booji Boys, Pissicine Perfect

Civic, New Vietnam

Loveproof, Sister Moonlight

Dream Girl 88, Hits Me Like a Thunder

Chromeo & The-Dream, Bedroom Calling
https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/c1cvDqM_CMg?rel=0

Kimmortal, 88 and Beyond

Persons, Got Nothing For Ya

Tia Gostelow, Hunger

Siamese, Slaughterhouse

Blaire, Youth

The Double Happiness, City

Camp Cope, How to Socialise & Make Friends

 

All the Rage no. 40 – January 13, 2018: First of the New Year!

Welcome to 2018. Show 40. The best in Canadian and Australian left-field pop, with a special guest appearance from UK band Artificial Pleasure. Let’s get to it!


Your setlist:

IV League, Change My Mind

Artificial Pleasure, Wound Up Tight

https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/XkMFonp28sw
Yon Yonson, Pattern Recognition 1

Lovely Head, Show Up (Rebel Yell Mix)

Donny Benét, Melodie

Miteh, Filament

Ghostkeeper, Transam Sister

TOPS, Dayglow Bimbo

Blessed, Headache

Spirit Desire, Going to Denny’s

Jon McKiel, Conduit

Sunscreen, Tide

Adderall, Embrace

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

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 26! All rock, no talk.

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.

Punk rock, sensitive indie folk, weirdo orchestral pop, dreamy cover of an 80s pop classic, episode 26 has you covered.

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Your setlist:

Batpiss, Paralyzed
Cable Ties, Say What You Mean
The Jesus and Mary Chain, All Things Pass
Las Robertas, Sun Haze
Scary Bear Soundtrack, Asian Fetishist
Sparks, What the Hell is it This Time?
Dream Girl, She Drives Me Crazy
Ruby Blue, Stand Together
Look Blue Go Purple, As Does the Sun
Sachet, Melted Wires
ginla, Apophenia
The Stevens, Chancer

Episode 25! The quarter-century show

It’s the quarter-century 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.

Hmmm… Dreampop, indie rock, sensitive alternafolk(?). And an nifty song from Melbourne of the late ‘70s-early ‘80s that always reminds me of LCD Soundsystem, who are also in the playlist. Tasty.

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Your setlist:

Seafog, The Crown
Victories at Sea, Echoes
Ghost Twin, Plastic Heart
Young Galaxy, Stay for Real
Billy Moon, Tarranoh
Essendon Airport, I Feel a Song Coming On
LCD Soundsystem, Call the Police
Foam, Get on Board
Pregnancy, First Kiss
Drennon Davis & Karen Kilgariff, Dreams
I.D.A.L.G., Lac de plumes
Fog Lake, Rattlesnake
The Quivers, Chinatown