Wednesday, December 21, 2011

A little music to get you in the holiday spirit

With Christmas fast approaching, and still no snowfall in sight, perhaps an assortment of music will get you in the holiday spirit.

Check out all of our past holiday episodes for more music playlists:

In particular, our three-part series from season one highlighting the best, worst and most loved holiday songs!

Episode 47: Baby, It's Cold Outside
Episode 46: New Old-Fashioned Way
Episode 45: Roasting Chestnuts


Sunday, December 18, 2011

FYI, iTunes subscribers

Howdy folks.

We'll be changing some wiring in the next few weeks, so you'll likely be unable to follow the show on iTunes for awhile. You'll still find new episodes here on the website, though.

More anon.


Saturday, December 17, 2011

S03 E22: Let It Snow

Never mind the bare pavement...

For the last episode of the year, we've crammed all we could into our Christmas extravaganza: amusing holiday anecdotes, scathing political attacks, a bevy of yuletide musical favourites, plus an interview with the makers of TV's Late Night with Matty D! Why, we haven't even bothered keeping the receipt.

(From the 1980 TV movie classic)


Darlene Love - White Christmas
Vince Guaraldi - Skating
Brassroots - Home Alone For Christmas
Elvis Presley - Blue Christmas
She & Him - Christmas Day
John Williams/Mykola Leontovych - Carol of the Bells
Carla Thomas - Gee Whiz, It's Christmas
Hunter Collins - Le Terminator
Matt Drappel - Hardcore Rap
Nat King Cole - Deck the Halls


Scrooged: Frank's Scrooge Promo
Justin Bieber Duet with Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You (SuperFestive!)
Stephen Harper: disliked.
Late Night with Matty D's website

Saturday, December 3, 2011

S03 E21: Three's Company

To sell you this episode, we only need two words: Tara Tran! Enjoy!

Our guest did not provide us with a picture, so the closest we have
is this image of the Tara St. Train Station in Ireland.


Death Cab for Cutie - Title and Registration
Givers - Up Up Up
Mumford and Sons - White Blank Page
Interpol - Leif Erikson
The Dears - Whites Only Party
The Supremes & The Four Tops - River Deep Mountain High

Hamilton: The Comeback Kid of Canadian Cities from the Ontario Business Report website
The feather in our bad news cab (Op-ed piece from the Hamilton Spectator)