Thursday, 18 January 2018

Ruby Slippers for Friday January 19 2018 7-8 pm


Hey everybody,

Here is the newest coolest radical playlist.  (I always wanted to say that. Also "Ladies and Gentlemen the Rolling Stones" but that's not going to happen anytime soon)

Rebel Set ... The Mants *
Washroom Soda ... Drunk Lips *
Touch The Lion ... Megafauna
Monsters and Ghouls ... Albert Ryan
Katie Cruel (Feltman & Badutski remix) ... Agnes Obel
Cardinal & Moon ... Alight *
Codeine (demo) ... Donovan
One Way Swimming ... Doug Randle *
One Brown Mouse ... Jethro Tull
Black Mountain Side ... Dread Zepplin (not sure about this one)
Roadrunner (cover) ... Modern Lovers
Mach 1 (Smugglers cover) ... Gary Ragas *
Black Mirror ... Dream Aria *
Butterflies and Boners ... PS I Love You * (live at CBC)
Socialize ... Metal Hearts (Baltimore)
Suffer the Children ... Tears for Fears

That's it, that's all.

Thanks for listening. Be safe and please, be a little kind.

*Cancon

Thursday, 11 January 2018

Ruby Slippers January 12 2018 7-8 pm


Hey everybody!

Already almost half way through January. Good Lord, what's with the weather, right?
Let's hope that there aren't any power outages with the freezy/snowy weather...

Here goes

Disgusteen ... Teenage Head *
Plan 9 Channel 7 ... The Damned
Trash Tongue ... Mary Bell  (French punk!)
A Lullaby for my Fictitious  Children ... Maylee Todd *
The Asheville Period ... The Paperbacks * (from last week)
Avalanche ... Kalle Mattson *
Foliage ... Marble Lion *
The Day That I Was Born ... Doug Norquay *
Let's Spend The Night Together ... David Bowie (of course)
Sleeping In The Clouds of NYC ... Doll *
Drop Off Your Bags ... Grand Baton
Pale Green Morning ... Digitis *
Clouds ... A Taste Of Mr Fox
Sea of Regret ... Dove Pilot *


Fun and games. No eye loss required

Thanks for listening
*Cancon

Thursday, 4 January 2018

Ruby Slippers January 5 2018 7-8 pm

Hey everybody!

Happy New Year! Let's look to a peaceful and joyous year full of love and music.

Here's this week's playlist

Here's Y ... Double Experience *
A Narrow Escape ... Luau or Die *
The Morning After The Kill ... Random Order *
Deep Down Below ... Radio Moscow
Winter ... Mean Red Spiders *
Back of the Car ... Gabby Young and Other Animals
Tiny Cities Made of Ashes ... Sun Kil Moon
Follow Me ... Dream Aria *
The Kindest Words ... Strange Boutique
Your Master's Wishes ... Concealer *
Homeless ... Love Inc *
Good Day Today ... David Lynch
World Between Us ... Katey Morley *

Thanks for listening!

*Cancon



Wednesday, 27 December 2017

Ruby Slippers December 29 2017 7-8 pm

Hey everybody!

Almost done with another year. Could have done a best of, but really? How do you choose? So here is a great playlist because everyone needs to go out of a crappy year with hope and kindness and a GREAT PLAYLIST!

A Rose For Emily ... The Zombies (find "S Town" podcast. You'll be glad you did)
Gimme Shelter ... Merry Clayton
Weird Waves ... The Minotaurs *
Hollow Daze ... Spectre Hearts*
Zita ... Matt Mays *
PL ... Mean Red Spiders *
Toward The Sun ... Dream Aria *
Everything Works ... Miracle Fortress *
Feel An Emotion ... Lost Cousins *
The Boy In The Radio ... Lonely Robot
Ants Invasion ... Adam & The Ants
Bottle Rocket ... The Fabulous Kildonans *
Peroxide Suicide ... The Lorrains*
Heroin Eyes ... Atomic Tomb *
Three Times A Midnight ...MAKAR (want to start a Go Fund Me to bring them back to TO)
Nights Out ... Little Girls *
Barry Was An Arms Dealer ... Rodney Cromwell
Star Wars (theme) ... London Symphony Orchestra
Siberian Khartu ... Yes


Yes I know. Way too much.

Thanks for listening. Party responsibly and see you next week.

*Cancon

Thursday, 21 December 2017

Ruby Slippers Xmas Extravaganza December 22 2017 7-8 pm


Hey everybody!

Yikes!!! it's really here!!! The annual Xmas Extravaganza with 100% festive cheer and quite likely beer as well.

Don't say you haven't been warned.

Present Face ...Garfunkel and Oates (quinessential Xmas song)
Last Train Home This Christmas ...Jane's Party * ( new and possibly a first play)
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas ...James Kasper * (Xmas gift from Mighty Specks Records)
You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch ... The Misfits (you heard the original last week, now this...)
Santa Baby ... The Dollyrots (sorry Eartha)
Baby It's Christmas ... Simone Denny and Stereo Dynamite * (second play on this show, it's that good)
Peace on Earth! ... Greg Clarke * (tradition on the show)
A Christmas Song ... Jethro Tull (nothing to say here)
Child of Grace ... Skellig *
Wintersong ... Sarah McLachlan *
The Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot ... Nat King Cole (did you see the movie Jingle Bell Rocks?)
I Just Can't Wait Til Christmas Time ... James Collins *
Last Christmas ... The Nursery * (OK OK final Wham this Xmas)
Every Day's A Holiday ... Piney Gir
Christmas Is the Time To Say I Love You ... Billy Squier (everybody sing along!!)
Codeine and Wine ... The Fuzz Kings * (cause some of us will need that)
I Believe In Father Christmas ... Emerson Lake and Palmer
Santa Claws Medley ...JINGLE CATS AND DOGS

Ho ho ho, fellow babies.

Promise to get back to business next week. You know, start the new year off right.

Thanks for listening and please be safe out there.

*Cancon (and there is a boat load of it this time. Who knew Canucks were so into Xmas?)

Monday, 18 December 2017

Final Fill In December 18 2017 7-8 pm


Here is the playlist

First Snow of the Year ... Hawksley Workman *
Hot Property ... The Dishes *
Polished Wood ... Pith and Parenchymas *
Catwalker ... The Diodes *
Wasted Love ... City and Colour *
Take Me Back ... Fast Romantics *
Bad Lietenant ... The Sheepdogs *
I Was, You Were ... The High Dials *
Superman ... Dune Rats
Stoned and Starving ... Parquet Courts
Run Run Rudolph ... The Dollyrots
I Told You How ... Museum Pieces *
Ruby ... Kid Kool *
Will They Bury Us ... Elliott Brood *
Last Christmas ... WHAM (ha! Whamhall )

Thanks for listening
\*Cancon




Wednesday, 13 December 2017

Ruby Slippers Radio December 15 2017 7-8 pm


Hey everybody!

This is one for the books. We have yer covers, yer Burl Ives, yer Bill Murray and a pot full of Canadian talent. Oh ya, and some Xmas stuff too.

I Feel Pretty ... Bill Murray, Jan Vogler
Signed Sealed, Delivered ... Arkells *
Rebel Girl ... F 105 *
Blue ... Birthday Massacre *
Came Back Haunted ... Nine Inch Nails
In 2 The Arms of Love ... Jupiter in Velvet
Keep On Rocking ... Christian D * (at Cherry Cola's for the CIUT 30th Anniversary thing)
You're A Mean One Mr. Grinch ... Burl Ives (request, Christian D)
Crawlin Out of Bed ... Fuzz Kings *
Last Christmas ... The Dollyrots
Hungry Like the Wolf ... Moonlight Desires *
Baby It's Christmas Bring It On Home ... Simone Denny and Stereo Dynamite *
How You Like It ... Christer *
We Used To Wait ... Arcade Fire *

So there! bet you never saw that one coming.
Thanks for listening.
Next week a Christmas Extravaganza (brace yourself)

*Cancon