January 27, 2019 – Kicking From a Hilltop

Tuning your senses in to CKUTness

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Playlist

  • Dirty Catfish Brass BandBrass Riot – The Hockey Song
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Michel Legrand RIP – Wuthering Heights – Cathy’s Theme
  • Michel LegrandLes Demoiselles de Rochefort – Arrivee Des Camionneurs
  • Itamar Assumpção e Banda Isca de PolíciaCaixa Preta – Beleléu Leléu Eu – Nego dito
  • Sun City Girls with Moe TuckerParis 1942 – Lions Paw
  • Ruth WhiteFlowers Of Evil – The Cat
  • Nigredo QuartetLunas Negras – Variacion

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  • John OswaldPlunderphonic – Dab
  • WolkerSamsingle – Blue Moon
  • Section 25From The Hip – Looking From a Hilltop
  • The Art of NoiseDaft – Close (To The Edit)

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  • King Sunny Ade & His African BeatsJuju Music – Samba / E Falaba Lewe
  • Nina SimoneFolksy Nina – Erets Zavat Chalav
  • Pierre KwendersMakanda – Sexus Plexus Nexus
  • Abana Ba NaseryNursery Boys Go Ahead! – Esimiti Khusilenje
  • My Darling ClementineYellow Submarine Resurfaces – It’s All Too Much

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  • Kate BushThe Kick Inside – Wuthering Heights
  • OOIOOGamel – Don Ah
  • Gauchesingle – Conspiracy Theories
  • Nina HagenAngstlos – New York New York

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : SkeletonsSmile – Positive Force

January 20, 2019 – Kicks From The Chocolate Fireball

Malcolm Fraser, the World Provider, joins Clara-Swan for 120 minutes of pure pure musical joy!

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Playlist

  • Dukes Of StratosphearChips From The Chocolate Fireball – 25 O’Clock
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • The Tigers featuring Kenny CarrMake a Joyful Noise: Sound that Shout Band Brass – He’s Sweet I Know
  • MusafirDhola Maru – Jungle Market/Sajenio
  • The Dhol FoundationDrum Struck – Ganesh

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  • Mort GarsonElectronic Hair Pieces – Easy To Be Hard
  • IkoIko ’83 – Radioactive Mist
  • Bonne Humeur ProvisoireUnreleased – Bradycardie
  • Shaun DriverYou Are My Friend – Do You Know Where the Flower Pot Is?
  • The Yiddish PeopleDr. Dementos Dementia Royale (VA) – Kosher Delight
  • Rusty WarrenDr. Demento Presents: The Greatest Novelty Records Of All Time (Volume III – The 1960s) (VA) – Bounce Your Boobies
  • Weird Al YankovicPolka Party – One of Those Days

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  • Asko EnsembleEdgar Varèse: Complete Works – Hyperprism – Revised Richard Sarks 1986
  • Hauschka & Hildur GuðnadóttirPan Tone – #283
  • Edmund WellesImagination Lost – Moira The Warrior

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  • OutrageMoose Molten Metal Vol. 2 (VA) – Until You Bleed In
  • Eliza KavtionThe Rez That Svmmer – Nashville
  • HeathersMidnight is a Place – Dog Eyes
  • Julien BeillardMuseum States – Style of You
  • Michael FeurerstackNatural Weather – Where Are You Now?
  • MockyAt Day at United – Lulu’s Lullaby
  • The Krush Kreators & Mike DPeanut Butter Wolf ‎– Ladies First: A Female Rap Mix (VA) – Girls Do It 2
  • D.W. & Party Crew Featuring RoxyPeanut Butter Wolf ‎– Ladies First: A Female Rap Mix (VA) – Roxy
  • J. J. FadPeanut Butter Wolf ‎– Ladies First: A Female Rap Mix (VA) – Another Tramp
  • All Ready Fresh “2”Peanut Butter Wolf ‎– Ladies First: A Female Rap Mix (VA) – Sucker Butts
  • Out Cold CrewPeanut Butter Wolf ‎– Ladies First: A Female Rap Mix (VA) – Bustin’ Fresh

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

January 13, 2019 – The Kicks Are Alright

The old lady was away so James took over the studio with guests, Alessia and Amelia! Behold the youth of today!

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Playlist

  • Eric B and RakimDon’t Sweat the Technique – Don’t Sweat the Technique
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Tony AllenSecret Agent – Switch
  • Alaclair Ensemble4.99 – Viande de Chval
  • Easy Star All StarsEasy Star’s Lonely Hearts Dub Band – She’s Leaving Home
  • XTCWhite Music – Science Friction
  • Streetlight ManifestoSomewhere in the Between – Forty Days
  • Tito PuenteDance Mania – Saca a Tu Mujer
  • Olu DaraFrom Natchez to New York – Okra
  • Sidney BechetThe Fabulous Sidney Bechet – Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives To Me (Alt. Take)

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  • Death Cab for CutiePlans – Soul Meets Body
  • Elliot SmithEither/Or – Between the Bars
  • FoalsHoly Fire – Inhaler
  • Death Cab for CutiePlans – Crooked Teeth
  • Subhumans CanadaNew Dark Age Parade – Modern Business
  • ManáLuna – El Reloj Cucú

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  • Thelonious MonkBrilliant Corners – Pannonica
  • Tokyo Police ClubA Lesson in Crime – Nature of the Experiment
  • The KilljoysStarry – Today I Hate Everyone
  • Talking HeadsSpeaking in Tongues – This Must Be The Place (Naive Melody)
  • RheostaticsMusic Inspired by the Group of 7 – Northern Wish
  • RheostaticsWhale Music – Legal Age Live At the Variety Store
  • Ernesto Cervini’s TurbopropAbundance – Tadd’s Delight
  • ZombienickDead by Dawn (EP) – Dead by Dawn

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Budos BandBurnt Offering – The Sticks

January 6, 2019 – Universal Freebly

Starting off 2019 with a mighty mix of musical meanderings. Join the fun!

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Playlist

  • Creedence Clearwater RevivalWilly And The Poor Boys – Fortunate Son
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • AarkticaIn Sea Remixes – Am I Demon? (Declining Winter Remix)
  • Master Musicians Of BukkakeFurther West Quad Cult LP – Bodies Disolved, Blood Flows
  • Simon Coté-Lapointe – HiatusSuite Extatique – Partie 1. D / Procession

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  • René Lussier QuintetteRené Lussier Quintette – Céphalopodes
  • Han-Earl Park, Catherine Sikora, Nick DidkovskyEris 136199 – Universal Greebly
  • ZavolokaPromeni – Sontse

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  • Cécile McLorin SalvantThe Window – The Gentleman is a Dope
  • Nicole MitchellMaroon Cloud – Voudou Spacetime Kettle
  • Bilja Krotic & Bistrik OrchestraA Woman’s World: Songs of Resilience and Hope (VA) – The Girl Sits Proud
  • Orkestar KriminalRyobra – Iroini Kai Mavraki

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  • Bicicletas Por La PazSurfeando un Cometa – Googleamosv
  • Geinoh YamashirogumiAfrica Genjoh – Ulepa
  • Neneh Cherry & The ThingThe Cherry Thing – Too Tough to Die
  • The FallSub-Lingual Tablet – Auto Chip 2014-2016
  • Jäh DivisionDub Will Tear Us Apart E.P. – Transmission Dub

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

December 30, 2018 – Freekend Kick

Year-end roundup, cleaning off the (turn)tables and revisiting music that caught Clara-Swan’s attention in 2018. Wishing everyone a successful and Happy New Year!

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Playlist

  • King Gizzard and the Lizard WizardGumboot Soup – I’m Sleepin’ In
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Ensemble SupermusiquePorteuses d’Ô – Water Carrier
  • Jean-Nicolas Trottier Trio: Acid BunnyHigh School Fantasy – Polymodal Tango
  • Far CornerRisk – Flim Flam Man

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  • AasivaAasiva – Anaanakuluga
  • ElisapieThe Ballad of the Runaway Girl – Wolves Don’t Live By the Rules
  • Peggy LeeEcho Painting – Hymn
  • Issam Rafea & Gao HongLife As Is – Up and Down
  • Arc IrisIcon of Ego – Dylan & Me
  • Azalia SnailNeon Resistance – Weekend Back

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  • YoshimiO / Susie Ibarra / Robert Aiki Aubrey LoweFlower of Sulphur – Ddd
  • Kronos Quartet, Laurie AndersonLandfall – Dreams
  • Yamantaka // Sonic TitanDirt – Hungry Ghost

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  • Jerusalem in my HeartDaqa’iq Tudaiq – “Thahab, Mish Roujou’, Thahab” ((The Act Of) Departing, Not Returning, Departing)
  • Hassan KBakhtak – Bamdad
  • Kiran Ahluwalia7 Billion – We Sinful Women
  • Bush TetrasTake the Fall – Red Heavy
  • Tony Allen & Jeff MillsTomorrow Comes The Harvest – Locked And Loaded

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Delvon Lamarr Organ TrioClose But No Cigar – Memphis

December 23, 2018 – Total FreeXick

With the Xpirits in the air, Stefan Christoff joins Clara-Swan for some last-minute vinyl spinning

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Playlist

  • Vince Guaraldi TrioA Charlie Brown Christmas – Christmas Time is Here (Instrumental)
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Raymond Scott QuintetteMicrophone Music – Christmas Night In Harlem
  • Ryuichi SakamotoMerry Christmas Mr. Lawrence OST – Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence
  • James BrownFunky Christmas – Let’s Make Christmas Mean Something This Year
  • Chef (Isaac Hayes)Mr. Hankey’s Christmas Classics (VA) – What The Hell Child Is This?

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  • The World ProviderOld Dreams – Old Dreams
  • Beatrice DeerMy All To You – Isumavunga
  • Tsegue-Maryam GuebrouEthiopiques 21: Ethiopia Song – The Song Of The Sea
  • Judee SillAbracadabra: The Asylum Years – Enchanted Sky Machines (Live At Boston Music Hall)

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  • Damon DavisDarker Gods – Bloom of Bros/Live Forever
  • H. de HeutzThe Natural World – REL FVEY/Receiver
  • EuphratesThe Euphrates Collection – Told You So
  • NarcySpacetime – Space
  • Shinya Sugimoto & Jeremy Young with Julia KentTotal Fiction – Fiction 1/Nocturne/Fiction 2

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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Frankie Gavin with the Carl Hession OrchestraShamrocks & Holly – The Holly Reel

December 16, 2018 – Concerto for Active Kicks

don’t be the last to arrive at a party, nor be the first to leave–above all, have fun and stay safe

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Playlist
  • Jeffrey Lewis & The Junkyard‘Em Are I – Roll Bus Roll
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan & PartyThe Last Prophet – Ganj-E-Shakar
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  • Patty WatersSings – Black Is The Color Of My True Love’s Hair
  • Far CornerRisk – Past Deeds, Present Treacheries
  • Red MassRed Mass – Party ‘Til I Die
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  • R. Carlos NakaiIsland of Bows – Island of Bows
  • Alice ColtraneA Monastic Trio – Ohnedaruth
  • Allen GinsbergThe Ballad Of The Skeletons – The Ballad Of The Skeletons
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  • Ron Pates’ Debonaires (+ Fred Lane)Raudelunas Pataphysical Review – Concerto For Active Frogs
  • Mr. Ho’s OrchestroticaThe Unforgettable Sounds of Esquivel – The Boulevard of Broken Dreams
  • Alan Hawkshaw & Brian BennettSynthesizer And Percussion – Mile High Swinger Version A
  • The Frank Znort QuartetPerler fra Svin – Mink Schmink
  • They Might Be GiantsFlood – Your Racist Friend
  • PrinceThe Legendary Black Album – 2 Nigs United 4 West Compton
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenBaqontraq – Rollbaq

December 9, 2018 – Kickburners

A journey where the tones never lie to you. Step in the beat

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Playlist
  • Buzzcocks (RIP Pete Shelley) – A Different Kind Of Tension – Radio Nine / I Believe
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Zakir HussainVanaprastham – The Last Dance – Subhadra 2
  • Uncredited musiciansPhi Ta Khon – Ghosts of Isan (VA) – Track 08
  • Sroeng SantiThai? Dai! The Heavier Side Of The Luk Thung Underground (VA) – Kuen Kuen Lueng Lueng
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  • Van MorrisonAstral Weeks – Cyprus Avenue
  • Elfin SaddleDevastates – The Changing Wind
  • Billy CobhamSpectrum – Anxiety
  • Marvin Gaye & Tammi TerrellThe Complete Duets – The Onion Song
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  • Natacha AtlasDiaspora – Iskanderia
  • Joy DivisionCloser – Atrocity Exhibition
  • Rich BrownAbeng – Parity of Esteem (An Illustration of Imbalance)
  • Nicole MitchellMandorla Awakening II – Emerging Worlds – Timewrap
  • Marcelo BirckTimbres não mentem jamais – Rastros de um tempo vertical
  • Shiina RingoUtaite Myouri Sono – Ichi (A Singer’s Luck – Part I) – Jazz A Go Go
  • Die AntwoordDonker Mag – Strunk
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  • Nicole LizéeBookburners – White Label Experiment
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Stefan Christoff & Nick SchofieldRêves sonores à Montréal – Rise

December 2, 2018 – Dorthaan’s Kick

a bit o’ this, a bit o’ that, something for every type of ear

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Playlist

  • Sammy Davis Jr.The Definitive Collection – Mr. Bojangles
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Mickey Hart & Zakir HussainGlobal Drum Project – Tars
  • Toronto Tabla EnsembleBhumika – Sare Nau
  • Hossam RamzySabla Tolo II – Wana be-ied annak
  • The Dead KennedysIn God We Trust, Inc. – Rawhide
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  • Rashaan Roland KirkBoogie Woogie String Along For Real – Dorthaan’s Walk
  • Panorama Jazz BandDance of the Hot Earth – Trombon Hora
  • Yiddish GloryLost Songs of WWII – Yoshke fun Odes (Yoshke from Odessa)
  • Gordon Grdina’s The MarrowEjdeha – Boubacar
  • Chandelle Rimmer & Tom Van SetersStilness Falls – Stillness Falls
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  • Charlie ParkerCharlie Parker Plays Cole Porter – I Love Paris
  • The Plastic People Of The UniversePůlnoční Myš – Mladý holky
  • Léo FerréEponyme – L’été 68
  • Renée ClaudeOn A Marché Sur L’amour: Renée Claude Chante Léo Ferré – Y’en A Marre
  • Black Ox OrkestarNisht Azoy – Az vey dem tatn
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  • Marty RobbinsSingle – Don’t Worry
  • Willie DixonBig Three Trio – Juicehead Bartender
  • The Ink Spots with Ella FitzgeraldSingle – I’m Beginning to See the Light
  • Ry CooderThe Prodigal Son – Nobody’s Fault But Mine
  • The Sound DefectsThe Iron Horse – Theme From the Iron Horse
  • Meat Beat ManifestoAt the Center – The Water Margin
  • The Jackson 5Diana Ross Presents The Jackson 5 – Who’s Lovin’You
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Sir Richard BishopMystery Guild – Bamboo Batajon

November 25, 2018 – Kick (I’m a Kick)

A scintillating aural journey ending with some musical edumacation for all y’all

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Playlist

  • The Melodians RIP Trevor McNaughton – Rivers Of Babylon – You Have Caught Me
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Rufus HarleyBagpipe Blues – Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child
  • Hermeto Pascoal & Big BandNaturaleza Universal – Brasil Universo
  • Gilli SmythMother – O.K. Man, This Is Your World
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  • Slava Tsukerman, Brenda I. Hutchinson, Clive SmithLiquid Sky – Original Motion Picture

    Soundtrack – Afternoon

  • Isao TomitaThe Bermuda Triangle – The Children Playing in Agharta, the Deep

    Underground Kingdom

  • FairuzDamascus Festival – Wa e’det el helwi
  • Esperanza SpaldingEmily’s D+Evolution – Ebony and Ivy
  • Fiona AppleExtraordinary Machine – Red Red Red
  • OOIOOGamel – Kecupat Aneh
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  • The SlitsCut – Instant Hit
  • Warsaw Village BandPeople’s Spring – Polka Folkisdead
  • Esma RedzepovaChaje Shukarije – Chaje Shukarije
  • Goran BregovićUnderground OST – Underground-Cocek
  • Gino WashingtonLove Bandit – Singing In The Rain
  • Jorge Ben & Gilberto Gil Gil e Jorge – Essa É Pra Tocar No Rádio
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  • Jeffrey LewisYoutube – The History of Punk on New York’s Lower East Side, 1950-

    1975

  • GodzThe Third Testament – Quack (I’m A Quack)
  • The FugsThe Fugs – Kill For Peace
  • David Peel & The Lower East SideThe Pope Smokes Dope (And Other Song Classics)

    The Hip Generation

  • The StoogesThe Stooges – Not Right
  • Richard Hell & The VoidoidsBlank Generation – Blank Generation
  • The Pinker TonesPink Connection – For the Righteous
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Baka Forest PeopleHeart of the Forest – Water Drums I