May 12, 2019 – Steamboat Kick

James and Clara-Swan shoot the rapids on Mother’s Day

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Playlist

  • The FallLive At The Witch Trials – Mother-Sister
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Gilli SmythMother – Back To The Womb / Mother
  • Don ByronNu Blaxtaploitation – Interview / If 6 Was 9
  • Nishtiman, feat. Ensemble KurdeKurdistan: Iran – Iraq – Turquie – Nishtiman
  • Carmen AmayaGrandes Figures du Flamenco. Vol. 6 – Fiesta de Jerez

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  • Snarky PuppyGround Up – Young Stuff
  • The Ink SpotsThe Unforgettable Ink Spots – I Cover the Waterfront
  • Suzie Arioli Swing BandIt’s Wonderful – Instrumental #2
  • Jelly Roll Morton Jazz & Blues Collection – Steamboat Stomp
  • Tokyo Ska Paradise OrchestraGlorious – Te quiero con bugalú (feat. iLe)

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  • Tom JonesThe Look of Love: The Burt Bacharach Collection – What’s New Pussycat?
  • Warsaw Village BandPeople’s Spring – At My Mother’s
  • SwansThe Seer – Mother of the World
  • Y La BambaMujeres – Conocidos

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  • The DescendentsAll – All Jealous of the World
  • The 222sMontreal Punk ’78-’81 – Hold Up
  • The ViletonesScreaming Fist – Screaming Fist
  • The BrainsDrunk Not Dead – Take What I Want
  • Zombie Ghost TrainGlad Rags & Body Bags – Night Time Crawling
  • BatmobileBail Was Set at $6,000,000 – Kiss Me Now
  • The BlastersThe Blasters – Hollywood Bed
  • JD MacphersonLet the Good Times Roll – Head Over Heels
  • Red MassKilrush Drive – Us vs Them

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Rockabye Baby!Lullaby Renditions of Metallica – Welcome Home (Sanitarium)

May 5, 2019 – Kickin’ for $$$ – 2019.2

Part dos of Funding Drive 2019 at CKUT 90.3 FM in Montreal on Cinco de mayo! Tamara drops in to offer some words and music of support alongside Clara-Swan and James. Don’t forget that you can always keep quality community programming live and on the airwaves in Montreal by donating to CKUT!

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Playlist

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  • Los DonneñosGrabaciones originales 1950-54 – La escalera
  • Maná¿Donde jugarán los niños? – Como diablos
  • Juan GabrielTe llegará mi olvido – Maria Maria
  • ¡Tijuana no!No – El fantasma
  • Nana PanchaArmada hasta los dientes – Sin temor

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  • Mae WestWay Out West – Boom Boom
  • Chuck BerryThe Chess Years – Sweet Little Sixteen
  • The UnsettlersThe Unsettlers – Red To Black
  • Uncle Bad TouchUncle Bad Touch – Baby, Baby, Baby, Baby

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  • TamayugéBaba Yaga – Ame Nochi Hare / Jyu Hantai
  • Big FreediaJust Be Free – Ol’ Lady
  • Frank ZappaBongo Fury – Debra Kadabra

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Wes MontgomeryTequila – What the World Needs Now is Love

April 28, 2019 – Kickin’ for $$$ – 2019.1

In this edition, James welcomes Kai and exhorts our fair listeners (that’s you) to pledge support for the station that hosts the number one freeform musical experience on the airwaves in Montreal! Please take a minute of your time to pick up your phone and call 514-907-9424, or go online to show you care about campus/community radio and all that it does for you: spoken word and musical variety served up 24/7 for Montreal’s diverse cultural communities! Of course there are gifts from our generous sponsors to encourage you to support our crucial work! It`s the best deal in town!

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Playlist

  • Benjamin BookerBenjamin Booker – Violent Shiver
  • Mingus Big BandTonight at Noon – Devil Woman
  • Mitsuru SutohFavor of my Friends – Asian Mogler

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  • Klaatu3:47 Est – Calling Occupants of Interplanetary Craft
  • DionDion – Purple Haze
  • The Dukes of StratosphearChips from the Chocolate Fireball – Little Lighthouse
  • King CrimsonStarless and Bible Black – The Night Watch

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  • Eric B. and RakimPaid in Full – As The Rhyme Goes On
  • Death GripsExmilitary – Beware
  • Afrika BambaataaZulu Nation War Chant – Zulu War Chant

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  • Talking HeadsLittle Creatures – Television Man
  • SqueezeSweets from a Stranger – Black Coffee In Bed
  • The ClashThe Clash – Janie Jones
  • The Pack A.D.Dollhouse – Does It Feel Good

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  • Chipmunks on 16 SpeedVol. 1 – Heaven is a Place on Earth
  • Billy PrestonThat’s The Way God Planned It – That’s The Way God Planned It
  • The Guess WhoRoad Food – Clap For The Wolfman
  • Massive AttackHeligoland – Babel

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : SkeletonsSmile – Positive Force

April 21, 2019 – Chocolate Freekend

Lotsa holidays coincided with this here edition… Earth Day, Easter, Passover, 420… all good reasons to enjoy this episode with chocolate

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Playlist

  • Erlon Chaves & Sua Banda VenenoFavela Chic: Postonove 3 (VA) – Jesus Cristo
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Elder Charles BeckClassic African American Gospel from Smithsonian Folkways (VA) – Let the Church Say Amen
  • Charles Mingus & The Jazz Workshop All StarsThe Complete 1961-1962 Birdland Broadcasts – Nouroog / Ecclusiastics / Hog Callin`Blues

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  • BjörkVolta – Earth Intruders
  • Alder & AshClutched in the Maw of the World – Seeds of a Sallow Earth
  • Eric DolphyMusical Prophet: Iron Man – Ode to Charlie Parker
  • Marvin GayeWhat’s Going On – Right On

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  • Eddie South, Stéphane Grappelli, Django ReinhardtDjango Reinhardt, Volume 4: 1937 Swingin’ with Django – Interprétation swing du 1er mouvement du concerto en ré mineur de J-S. Bach
  • The Chieftains, La Negra GracianaSan Patricio – El pájaro cu
  • René Lussier, Martin Tétrault, Otomo YoshihideÉlektrik Toboggan – Baoum
  • Hasidic New WaveJews and the Abstract Truth – Eliyahu Hanovi
  • Neil Young & Crazy HorseRagged Glory – Mother Earth (Natural Anthem)

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  • The Velvet UndergroundSweet Sister Ray – Sister Ray (15.03.1969)
  • Y La BambaMujeres – Bruja de Brujas

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenBaqontraq – Rollbaq

April 14, 2019 – You Can Listen You Can Kick

Clara-Swan kicking and spinning for the masses

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Playlist

  • Pascal ComeladeBar Electric – It Hurts Me Too (feat. Pierre Bastien & Marc Duffourd)
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Del Close & John BrentThe Beat Generation (VA) – Uncool
  • Charlie ParkerApril In Paris – I’ll Remember April
  • Chavela VargasCarnegie Hall – La Llorona / En El Último Trago / Volver… Volver… / La churrasca

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  • MC MaguireMeta-Conspiracy – A Short History of Lounge

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  • IsmismIsmism EP – Monocrat
  • Hüsker DüFlip Your Wig – The Wit And The Wisdom
  • Carsick CarsYou Can Listen You Can Talk – 他们的一员 (One of Them)
  • Shiina RingoUTAITE MYOURI Sono Ichi (A Singer’s Luck – Part I) – KOMORIUTA

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  • WeenPure Guava – Springtheme
  • TonstartssbandhtAn When – Little April Showers
  • Tom ZéJogos de Armar – Cafuas, Guetos E Santuários / A Chegada De Raul Seixas E Lampião No FMI
  • NudgeCached – Dee Deet
  • SaxsyndrumSecond Nature – Maceo
  • Origami ArktikaAbsolut Gehör – Ro og hamle

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Shalabi EffectThe Trial of St-Orange – One Last Glare

April 7, 2019 – Rum & Kicka-Kola

Let’s not presume this is Missy’s last visit to the Free Kick studio but join us in wishing her happy trails in her new adventures…

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Playlist

  • The English Beat (RIP Ranking Roger) – I Just Can’t Stop It – Can’t Get Used To Losing You
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Alexander Courage Star Trek, From The Original Pilots: The Cage & Where No Man Has Gone Before (Original Television Soundtrack) – Instant Paradise
  • Arthur RussellWorld of Echo – Soon-To-Be Innocent Fun / Let’s See
  • MilkyTravels With a Donkey – Dima the Kirgilyakh Mammoth
  • Arrigo Barnabé(1980) Clara Crocodilo – Infortúnio

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  • People Under the StairsFun DMC – California
  • Calypso Rose Original Calypso at Dirty Jim’s (VA) – Rum and Coca-Cola
  • Tim & EricAwesome Record, Great Songs! – Sports! (Dance Club Mix)
  • StereolabAluminium Tunes – One-note Samba/Surfboard
  • EnyaThe Celts – I Want Tomorrow

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  • Art BearsHopes and Fears – Riddle
  • Abdesselam Damoussi and Nour EddineJedba – Spiritual Music from Morocco – Jazalit
  • Big StarRadio City – O My Soul

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  • They Might Be GiantsMy Murdered Remains – Communists Have the Music
  • SnogLies Inc. – Corporate Slave
  • Juanita y Maria Mendoza Corridos Of The Mexican Revolution (VA) – Corrida de Juan Vaaquez
  • King CrimsonDiscipline – Frame by Frame
  • Matthew HerbertPlat du jour – Fatter, Slimmer, Faster, Slower
  • OrbitalMonsters Exist – P.H.U.K
  • Joni VoidMise en abyme – Persistence

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Stefan Christoff & Nick SchofieldRêves sonores à Montréal – Rise

March 31, 2019 – Slip Kick

Ain’t no easy way to be free, but James makes it look so in this episode

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Playlist

  • The WhoThe Who By Numbers – Slip Kid
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Acid Mothers Temple and The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.Benzaiten – December Stops/Etekoraku/Etekobushi
  • Charles MingusPassions of a Man: The Complete Atlantic Recordings – Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am

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  • ParliamentFunkentelechy vs. The Placebo Syndrome – Funkentelechy
  • Spanky WilsonDoin’ It – Sunshine of Your Love
  • Lafayette Afro Rock BandMalik – Baba Hya
  • Tokyo IncidentsAdult – Keshou Naoshi

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  • Pink FloydMeddle – Echoes

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  • Rational YouthCold War Night Life – Saturdays in Silesia (Extended Cut)
  • Los IniciadosLa Marca de Anubis – Soy el Vacio
  • The Durutti ColumnThe Return of Durutti Column – Sketch for Summer
  • OvalSystemisch – Catchy DAAD
  • Andrew DukeSprung – Siamese
  • Acid ArabMusique de France – Gul L’Abi

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Budos BandBurnt Offering – The Sticks

March 24, 2019 – Night Kick

nightime brunch clause; replay =>>

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Playlist

  • Peter ToshCan’t Blame The Youth ’69 – ’72 – Can’t Blame The Youth
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Mashkoor Ali KhanTranscendence – Raga Jhinjhoti – Daatha Tumi Ho Aaj Man Basa Gayee

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  • Simone FortiAl Di Là – Night Walk
  • Sheila ChandraABoneCroneDrone – ABoneCroneDrone 4

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  • P.E. Hewitt Jazz EnsembleWinter Winds The Complete Works 1968-70 – Sad Sunday
  • The Black Twig Pickers with Charlie ParrEastMont Syrup – Wednesday Night Waltz
  • Les RhinocérosLes Rhinocéros – Choo Choo! (4 On The Door)
  • The ZydepunksFinisterre – Cuando crecerán los flores

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  • Peggy LeeA Natural Woman – Spinning Wheel
  • Ike & Tina TurnerThe Very Best of Ike & Tina Turner: Anthology 1966-1976 – Funkier Than A Mosquita’s Tweeter
  • The Soft BoysA Can of Bees – Leppo and the Jooves
  • Andre Williams (RIP)Silky – Let Me Put It In
  • Dick Dale (RIP) & His Del-Tones/Stevie Ray VaughanKing of the Surf Guitar: The Best of Dick Dale – Pipeline
  • FfwdFfwd – Buckwheat & Grits

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenSpatial Specific – Logarhyrthm One-Point-Two

March 17, 2019 – Ballad of the Kicks

James and Clara-Swan uncork the craic for St-Paddy’s

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Playlist

  • The Irish RoversThe Unicorn, The Continuing Story – Narwhal, the Continuing Story of the Unicorn
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Tsegue-Maryam GuebrouEthiopiques 21- Ethiopia Song – Ballad Of The Spirits
  • Meredith MonkOn Behalf of Nature – Spider Web Anthem
  • Paul RobesonThe Odyssey of Paul Robeson – Danny Boy
  • Bo DiddleyThe Black Gladiator – I Don’t Like You

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  • The Irish DescendantsBlooming Bright Star – Come Out Ye Black And Tans
  • Luke KellyThe Luke Kelly Album With The Dubliners – The Foggy Dew
  • Leonard CohenLive Recording (1972 tour) – Kevin Barry
  • The Wolfe TonesUp The Rebels! – The Dying Rebel
  • The DublinersCelebration – Oro Se do Bheatha Bhaile (Oh, You’re Welcome Home)
  • The Irish RamblersSingle – The Broad Black Brimmer
  • Dominic BehanDominic Behan – The Rifles of the IRA
  • Clancy Brothers and Tommy MakemClancy Brothers and Tommy Makem – Johnson’s Motor Car
  • The PoguesRed Roses For Me – The Auld Triangle

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  • Sun City GirlsTorch Of The Mystics – Burial In The Sky
  • David BowieHeroes – Neukoln
  • Syd BarrettBarrett – Love Song
  • Stevie Ray VaughanSRV Box Set – Dirty Pool
  • Reverend Charlie JacksonGod’s Got It – This Old Building

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  • The BeatersHarari – Love Love Love
  • Halina Frankowiak and ABCHallo Nr. 2 – Du Willst Zu Viel
  • KinoA Star Called Sun – Pack of Cigarettes
  • Mikio MasudaCorazon – Let’s Get Together
  • The Slew100% – Shackled Soul

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Six Mile BridgeSix Mile Bridge – Yapper’s Reel/My Darling’s Asleep

March 10, 2019 – Transfreemations

Lots of 2019 releases here , plus some gems from the past just for good measure

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Playlist

  • Sly & the Family StoneGreatest Hits – Everyday People
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Hildegard WesterkampTransformations – A Walk Through The City
  • Ladom EnsembleThe Walls are Made of Song – Weird Fishes_Arpeggi

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  • Tri NguyenThe Art of the Vietnamese Zither – Strategist Khong on the Fortress
  • Bunun men and women of Hsin ITaiwan – Music of the Aboriginal Tribes – Bisitaita – Song of consultation
  • Lori FreedmanExcess – Paul Steenhuisen – Library on Fire
  • Link WrayRumble! The Best of Link Wray – Jack the Ripper (live)

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  • Ivana PopovicBushes and Bombshelters – Bushes and Bombshelters
  • Rodopi EnsembleThrace – The Paths of Dionysus – Menexedes kai Zouboulia
  • Abdesselam Damoussi and Nour EddineJedba – Spiritual Music from Morocco – Allah Hay

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  • Far CornerRisk – Summit
  • Henry Kaiser, Mari Kimura, Jim O’Rourke, John OswaldAcoustics – Tawny From Ivory
  • Muddy WatersThe Chess Box Set – Rollin’ And Tumblin’
  • Joni VoidMise en abyme – Non-Dit (with N Nao)

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Kiyoshi Kobayashi & the Ukulele Swing Gang Ukulele Starwars Aloha Force (VA) – Princess Leia’s Theme