Monday, November 1, 2010

11.1.10 with Divasonic, Artemis and Jaswho?

Listen here for the podcast, a very lovely show with Divasonic, Artemis and Jaswho? in studio, playing some of their newest cuts - hear them at Pirate Cat Radio before anywhere else!!

Jaswho?'s album drops tomorrow 11/2/10, you can find it on Amazon, itunes, Beat Port and pretty much everywhere. He played two tracks off the album and is offering to give away a cds to the first 5 people who email him, but you gotta listen to the podcast for the email address. Then we hear some tracks by Divasonic and Artemis - both collaborations and solo projects, and they are in the giving spirit too. Get a free download code by emailing them, just peep it in the podcast!

Here's the tracklisting:

Artist / Song / Disk / Disk Library / Label / Local / New
Husky Rescue / Fast Lane (Son of Kick Remix) / Fast Lane EP / RPM / New
Rat vs. Possum / Binti Jua (Faux Pas Remix) / Daughter of Sunshine / RPM / New
PSA / OG167 Safe Food / Pirate Cat Radio / Other / KPDO 89.3fm
Warpaint / Ashes to Ashes / We Were So Turned On: A Tribute to David Bowie / Rock|Alternative|Indie|Pop
Durojaiye Versatile / Stay and Enjoy Life / The Fermented Sessions / RPM / Thoughts into Things Music, LLC.
The Backwoods / Sunstream / The Backwoods
PSA / OG153 Italingua / Pirate Cat Radio / Other / KPDO 89.3fm
Jaswho? & Divasonic / Push / Nudroid Musik (during live interview) / RPM / Temple Music Group / Local / New
Jaswho? / 911 / Nudroid Musik (during live interview) / RPM / Temple Music Group / Local / New
Frost raven f/ Divasonic / Spekter / Spekter (during live interview) / RPM / Geomagnetic / Local / New
Artemis & Divasonic / Truth / Truth Single / RPM / New
Artemis / Here and Now / Auralei / RPM / / Local
Cosmonaut / Say What You Want / Waves at Night / RPM
Gold Panda / Same Dream China / Lucky Shiner / Rock|Alternative|Indie|Pop / Ghostly International
Stenchman / Licking the Envelope / Hans Hoist EP / RPM
Rustie / Hyperthrust / Sunburst EP

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

8.16.2010 with Filthy G and Gas Monk

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First we talk with Gas Monk out in Boston about mixtapes, influences and his new book, find out more (and grab that mixtape) here:

Then Filthy G joins us to get all dirty dirty frenchy frenchy. oh yes, ah oui!

Gas Monk / Track 1 / If You Can't Afford Weed Smoke This / s/r
Gas Monk / Watermelon / unreleased
40 Winks / Progress / Sound Puzzle / Merc Records
Bombay Bicycle Club / Giantess / I Had the Blues but I Shook Them
Deastro / Get Frostied / Mind Altar EP / Ghostly International
Regina / Terveiset paivantasaajalta / Puutarhatrilogia / Johanna Kustannus
The Black Ryder / All That We See / Mexican Summer and Waterloo Compilation
Gemma Ray / Big Spender / It's a shame About Gemma Ray / Bronzerat Records
Philip Selway / By Some Miracle / Americana Man
Filthy G / Live Set
Jorges Dutrone / Il et Cinq Heurs Paris S'eveille
Serge gainsbourg / Couleur Cafe
Michel Delpan / Pour une Flirt
Fran├žoise Hardy / Comment te dire Odieu
Brigitte Bardot / Moi je joue /
Jacques Dutrone / J'aime le Filles
Alain Souchon / J'aidit Ans
Julien Clerc / Ce n'est rien

Sunday, August 1, 2010


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Laura from PODER stopped by to tell us about the environmental and immigration activism that PODER promotes. Learn more by listening to the show, then head over to:

Christopher Willits / You Are Always Surrounded by Stars / Tiger Flower Circle Farm /
Morcheeba / Blood Like Lemonade / Blood Like Lemonade
PSA / / Pirate Cat Radio / Other / PCR /
Baths / Aminals / Cerulean
Grasscut / Muppet / 1 Inch / 1/2 Mile
INTERVIEW / Laura from PODER / Live at Pirate Cat Radio
Dr. Strangeloop / Strange Utopia / Proximity One: Narrative of a City / proximal records /
PSA / OG161 Furry Friends Rescue / Pirate Cat Radio / PCR /
Shigeto / After the Smoke / What We Held On To EP / Ghostly International /
Toddla T / Sky Surfing feat. Wayne Marshall (Benga Remix) / Ninjatune July Singles / Ninja Tune /
Open Mike Eagle / Garbage Man / Unapologetic Art Rap
Alex B. / Pad 5 / Moments
Box Kites / Oakland Gardens (Lineland Mix) / Glitter Tracks
The Herbalizer / March of the Dead Things / Herbal Tonic / Ninja Tune /
Mr Scruff vs Kirsty Almeida / Pickled Spider / Ninjatune Singles July2010 / Ninja Tune /
PSA / TS158 Art Everyday Month / Pirate Cat Radio / Other / PCR /
Tycho / From Home (Mux Mool Remix) / Past is Prologue / Ghostly International /
Crystal Castles / Intimate / Crystal Castles /
Various Artists / 1985 / Erased Tapes Collection II / Erased Tapes /
Solvent / Don't Forget to Phone / Subject To Shift
E.A.R.L. / Gymps / Twisting the Frame 2
Vlooper & Kenlo / Sdkfjha / BullesBubbles2
The Hundred In The Hands / Ghosts / This Desert /Warp Records

Monday, June 28, 2010

6.28.10 with just me and my headphones

What do you get when you put a canary in a studio with no one there but her headphones? A show with jamz like this:

Playlist here:

6.21.10 with Christie Harbinski

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Christie came to talk to me about her upcoming event: a concert to raise money to build houses in Haiti. Christie is not just buying the supplies, but organizing the build and will be working hands-on to make this happen. Here's the details for the show:

6/29 Tuesday
Benefit for Burners without Borders & Shelters International @ Red Devil Lounge

1695 Polk @ Clay
7:00pm - 12:00am
$10 minimum donation, $20 suggested donation... or we'll graciously accept more!
Facebook invite:


Please join San Francisco's local artists and musicians in a one-night only event to raise money to send volunteer builder, Christie Harbinski, to Jacmel, Haiti to help rebuild homes and building after their devastating earthquake. Proceeds will help get Christie to Haiti and purchase supplies for shelter construction projects.

With performances by:
Ronkat Spearman (P FUNK, KATDELIC), Broun Fellinis, James Whiton (EMT), DJ ShOOey (Space Cowboys), Renee Wilson (Actress/singer from the movie “Ray”, Black Quarterback, Dave Mihaly,Paper Radio, Members of Glide, John Karr (VJ) and More!

Win prizes from fresh organic produce/food, wine, art by Anastasia Schipani, and even a private ride in a plane from a flight instructor.

If you can't make the event, but would still like to help, you can visit Christie's fundraising page for more info on how to donate!

Monday, June 7, 2010

6/7/10 with the HRCSF and Pretty Hideous

Oh what a sad canary I am today. Two great guests and a botched podcast. Here's the playlist, but only so you know what you're missin:

The Glitch Mob / Bad Wings / Drink the Sea
Mux Mool / Death 9000 / Skulltaste / Ghostly
Shlohmo / Spoons (Shigeto Remix) / Camping - EP
Sara Short of the SFHRC / Interview / Live at PCR
PSA / OG137 Lindsay Wildlife Muse / PCR /
BearClaw & Say Uhnz / Beat w/ Jane / Beat Stew Vol. 2
Nico Muhly / A Hudson Cycle (Rival Consoles RMX) / Erased Tapes Collection II /
Wake / You / Beat Stew Vol.2
Funki Porcini / This Ain't the Way to Live / On / Ninja Tune
PSA / OG119 East Bay Animal Advocate / Pirate Cat Radio / KPDO 89.3fm
Jahcoozi / A Barefoot Dub/Close to Me (Click Box 'Medley Mix) / Barfoot Wanderer Remixes / BPitch
Pretty Hideous / Interview / Live At Pirate Cat Radio /
Emika / Double Edge (Radio edit) / Double Edge Single / Ninja Tune

p.s. czech out that Beat Stew Vol. 2 comp! Wassup LA AGAIN. killin it.

Sunday, June 6, 2010

Canary Hours 5/31/10

I have been quite the bad, negligent canary, ignoring my blog and not posting in ages. But I'm back, and here's the most recent podcast & playlist:

Efterklang / Himmelbjerget / Under Giant Trees - EP / The Leaf Label
Funki Porcini / The Magic Hands of Fernando Del Rey / On
Peter Broderick / And It's Alright (Nils Frahm remix) / Erased Tapes Collection II / Erased Tapes
Solvent / Lost For Words / Subject To Shift
PSA / OG140 Sonrisas Spanish / Pirate Cat Radio / KPDO 89.3fm
Burial / Ghost Hardware / Untrue
Cormac / Merlin (with Deapgroove) / Merlin
Javelin / Lindsay Brohan / Jamz N Jemz
PSA / OG130 Veterans for Peace / PCR
Testtube / Laptopmilk / Off Purpose
The Glitch Mob / How To Be Eaten By A Woman / Drink the Sea /
Eighty Kidz / Getting You Off (feat. Hey Champ) / Winner Circle /
Freddy The Flying Dutchman & The Sistina Band / Wojtila 5 - Disco Dance / Italo Disco - Essential Italian Disco Classics 1977-1985 / Strut Records
Bullion / Don't Talk / Pet Sounds In The Key of D /
Jay Electronica / Exhibit C / Exhibit C - EP /
Poirier / Nineties Backyard (Wildlife remix) / Running High /
Take / Crystallia / Only Mountain /
PSA / OG113 Sound Safe / PCR / WMFO 91.5 FM
Freddy Todd / Great It With a Smile / Hallowz Eve
Rival Consoles / 1985 / Erased Tapes Collection II
The Hundred In The Hands / Ghosts / This Desert
Sugar And Gold / Feels Like Fire / Get Wet!
Caribou / Leave House / Swim / Merge
Flying Lotus / ...And The World Laughs With You ft. Thom Yorke / ...And The World Laughs With You ft. Thom Yorke
Rusko / Gully Flute / CD 3

Tune in tomorrow for interviews with the good folks at the San Francisco Housing Rights Committee and local band Pretty Hideous.