November 18, 2018 – Free Baht Opera

Gaaaaack, it might be January cold in Montreal this November but it’s toasty warm inside this week’s edition!

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Feat. Harmonia Ensemble, Thai Elephant Orchestra, Orlando ‘Cachaito’ Lopez, Hasidic New Wave, Aasiva, Rosebud, StarFire, The Souljazz Orchestra, Devo, Tom Tom Club, Talking Heads, Corpusse, John Oswald, Kevin Blechdom, Big Fancy, Ivan Smirnov (RIP), Sam Shalabi, Toots and the Maytals, The Band, Chancha Via Circuito, and Miriam Garcia


November 11, 2018 – Who Frees It Knows It

A moment of silence replaces our Stockhausen intro for this Armistice Day. Remembering all of the colonial subjects called back to Europe to die in the wars of undeserving elites as well as the sacrifices made by our ancestors in order to fight against fascism–there is no mountain too tall…

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Feat. The Pogues, Shalabi Effect, Dominic Duval, John Heward (RIP), Joe McPhee, Woody Guthrie, Sonny Terry and Chorus, Holy Modal Rounders, Issam Rafea & Gao Hong, Gordon Grdina’s The Marrow, Rita Marley, Edith Piaf (RIP Francis Lai), The WoodChopper’s Association & Glenda DelMonte, Roy Montgomery, Don Cherry, Arc Iris, Kaelan Mikla, Hassan K, Capital Punishment, and Tony Allen & Jeff Mills

November 4, 2018 – The Time Freein’

this show

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Feat. Elder Roma Wilson RIP, Bernard Falaise, Mark Fosson RIP, David West, Rova Saxaphone Quartet, Roy Hargrove RIP, This Is It!, Kermit Ruffins, Beatrice Deer, Caetano Veloso, Freddie Hart RIP, King Khan and The Shrines, Mighty Shadow RIP, Tim Hecker, The Smiths, A Tribe Called Red, Gene Austin, and Jerusalem in my Heart

October 28, 2018 – Malted Kick

wah wah ghosts with classic(al) notes

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Feat. Arrested Development (RIP Baba Oje), Kronos Quartet, Laurie Anderson, Albert Kuvezin and Yat-Kha, Alamaailman Vasarat, Som Imaginario, The Netherlands Bach Society, Jos van Veldhoven, Capital Punishment, Sonny & Linda Sharrock, Wah Wah Watson (RIP), Peter Tosh, Robert Johnson, The Clancy Brothers, Pokey Lafarge, Archaics, Ry Cooder, and Siouxsie and the Banshees

October 21, 2018 – Acid Kicked

No beats were harmed by James or Clara-Swan in the streaming of this podcast

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Feat. Railroad Earth (RIP Andy Goessling), Mehdi Rostami & Adib Rostami, Toronto Tabla Ensemble, Gordon Grdina’s The Marrow, Nitzer Ebb, Acid Washed, Alaclair Ensemble, A Tribe Called Quest, Cora E, Jean-Nicolas Trottier Trio: Acid Bunny, Ioannis Halkias, This Is It!, Acid Mothers Temple, Slow Down Molasses, and Elisapie

October 14, 2018 – Acapulco Gold Kickers

On the eve of cannabis legalization in Canada, Clara-Swan takes you on a nostalgic musical journey commemorating 100 years of prohibition, featuring novelty, love, and protest songs about grass, herb, ganja, mary jane, and marijuana.

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Feat. David Peel & The Lower East Side, Harry “The Hipster” Gibson, Mardi Gras.BB, Cheech & Chong, Amon Düül, Sean Nicholas Savage + Kool Music, Hawkwind, Gong, Rick James, Brian Robbins, Ska-P, Peter Tosh, Medeski, Martin, & Wood, The Fugs, Eek-a-Mouse, John Holt, Stooges Brass Band, Twink, Dave Cloud, Richard Cheese, Otto, The Tubes, and The Coup

October 7, 2018 – Less Talk, More Kick

A decolonial thanksgiving feast of sound, with guest, Jaggi Singh!

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Feat. William S. Burroughs, Jeffrey Lewis, Mutabaruka, Grace Jones, Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Kishore Kumar, Ginni Mahi, Iqbal Bano, Charles Aznavour (RIP), Nina Simone, Música Dispersa, Mustafa Özkent ve Orkestrasi, Sarolta Zalatnay, Orkestar Kriminal, Asian Dub Foundation, Les Chercheurs D’Or, Trippple Nippples, Propagandhi, and YlangYlang