Label: CBC Records - TRCD 3011 • Format: CD Compilation Digipack • Country: Canada • Genre: Rock • Style: Alternative Rock
Since the late '90s, CBC Radio 3 has been a popular all-night radio show broadcasting Canadian indie pop, rock, hip-hop, electronic, and alt-country acts on Saturdays on the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation's Radio 2 stations. It also spawned a popular website, became one of the most requested music podcasts, and -- as of -- a hour dedicated station on Sirius satellite radio across all of North America, all of which has greatly expanded their presence south of the 49th parallel.
Of course, it's also helped that Canada exploded as a musical presence in the wider indie rock marketplace in the early s, and many of the country's finest appear on this first collection of live recordings made in the CBC's Toronto and Vancouver studios between and Samson performing an otherwise unavailable and very good song, "Utilities," in the subdued style of the band's classic album Reconstruction Sitethe Dearscut-up turntablist Kid KoalaManitoba the pre- Caribou incarnation of indie electronic master Dan Snaiththe Rheostaticsthe Sadiesand the Hidden Cameras a rollicking take on "Music Is My Boyfriend" from a session that the liner notes claim is directly responsible for their worldwide signing to the Rough Trade label.
But some of the best songs come from artists barely known even in Canada: the Organ 's Leila - Various - CBC Radio 3 Sessions Vol. 01 Sudden Death" is a brilliant updating of new wave dramatics, "The Anthem" showcases Buck 65a shambling cross between Beck and G. The Human Stylus* - Boneless One - Onnenkoukkuand the alt-country chanteuse Oh Susanna closes the set with the heartbreakingly lovely "King's Leila - Various - CBC Radio 3 Sessions Vol.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date August 17, Recording Date November 2, - October 19, Track Listing.
Losing California. The Fake Headlines. The New Pornographers. Le Le Low. Hot Hot Heat. Music Is My Boyfriend. Joel Gibb. The Hidden Cameras. Murray Lightburn. The Dears. Drunk Trumpet. Kid Koala. Dan Snaith. Push Up. A Sudden Death. The Organ. Hot Kitty. Andrew Dickson. Tricky Woo. Blind Luck. Harmelodia Easy to First Day Of My Life - Bright Eyes - Im Wide Awake, Its Morning with You.
I Tried No To. The Sadies. The Anthem. Richard Terfry. Buck John K. King's Road. Oh Susanna. Losing California Sloan. The Fake Headlines A. Drunk Trumpet Kid Koala. Leila Dan Snaith. Hot Kitty Andrew Dickson. The Anthem Richard Terfry. Utilities John K.
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