Show #133 (I think) Playlist, etc. + Long-Play Wednesday

Fred Wesley and the J.B.’s – Damn Right I Am Somebody

You didn’t get blown away in the storm last night, did you? That was pretty wild for a short while.

Thank the music gods for the end of the month.

“Why?” You may ask. (Go ahead, ask.)

If for no other reason than sweet, wonderful Long-Play Wednesday!

Tonight, as we reflect on the marshmallow-like mammatus clouds of yesterday in Regina, plug in those headphones, or (if you can do so without being evicted) turn that old stereo way up, make yourself a nice cup of tea, tune out the rest of the world and enjoy 2 hours of vinyl records from my personal collection starting at 4:00 PM.
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Show #132 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Happy Solstice!

Let’s soak up any sun we can get through the clouds today. Pour yourself a nice cup of your favourite tea, put on your good summer hat, set up camp with a lawnchair and a portable radio – or skip the hat and put on the headphones and let the good vibrations take you over.

Tune in from 4:00 to 6:00 for the summer solstice edition of What Planet Is This?!
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Show #131 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Oliver Jones

The best time of my week (and hopefully yours) is upon us.

I’ve mentioned numerously in the past that coming in and doing the show is a welcome reprieve from the real world out there, and I’ve got to say, after my few years at CJTR, it’s still a treat.

Just wanted to say that, is all.

Tonight, I’ve got a few new finds from this past weekend’s Community Radio Garage Sale along with some new and old favourites of mine. These include Professor Longhair, Oliver Jones, DJ Champion, Brian Wilson, Lyle Lovett And His Large Band…

Tune in from 4:00 to 6:00 for what is likely to be the best What Planet Is This?! of the day!
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Show #130 (I think) Playlist, etc.

Joni Mitchell

CJTR Garage sale is almost here. CJTR Garage sale is almost here. CJTR Garage sale is almost here! It’s almost here! It’s almost here!! IT’S ALMOST HERE!!!

But not quite yet.

I’ll be joining other volunteers tonight as we continue the effort to get everything sorted and organized for this coming Saturday.

Be sure to make it out to the big annual Community Radio Garage Sale, this Saturday from 9:00 to 5:00.

Oh, and tune in from 4:00 to 6:00 today for some great music!


The sounds:
1. Beck – Missing
2. Pat Metheny with Christian McBride & Antonio Sanchez – Day Trip
3. Coral Egan – Whenever
4. The Deep Dark Woods – Journey Home
5. Amelia Curran – The Mistress
6. Imelda May – Knock 123
7. Anne Louise Genest – Paradise Road
8. Quinton Sung – No Surprises
9. Aphex Twin – Girl/Boy Song

The sound:
10. k.d. lang – Help Me
11. The Jazz Mandolin Project – At The Pershing
12. Do Make Say Think – It’s Gonna Rain
13. Aurelio – Laru Beya
14. Oliver Jones – The Things We Did Last Summer
15. Buddy Rich – Norwegian Wood
16. The Bad Plus – Iron Man
17. Michael Brecker Quindectet – Brexterity
18. Joni Mitchell – Free Man In Paris
19. The Cat Empire – The Rhythm