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by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Kiwi Jr. Kiwi Jr.

What is in that Canadian water? Kiwi Jr. are burning up my speakers with their latest release, a rich concoction of perfectly crafted indie guitar pop that seems designed to be played loud, and if I’m supposed to stop doing that, then I guess I’ll be buying new speakers soon.

In this episode: All Them Witches, Badawi, Buck Meek, Crocodiles, Death By Unga Bunga, The Deathray Davies, Devo, Django Django, The Elected, The Essex Green, The Fleshtones, Funkmammoth, Hefner, Here Lies Man, Jacques Dutronc, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Kiwi jr., LD & The New Criticism, Les Wampas, The Like Young, Lilys, Magnifico, Marmoset, Mexican Institute of Sound / Joe Crepúsculo, Modern Mal, Money Mark, Morphine, Muchachito Bombo Infierno, Naked Giants, The Nicoteens, Nortec Collective, The Ophelias, Pepe Deluxe, Pom Poko, Push Kings, Robb Benson, Six Finger Satellite, Sly & Robbie, Soundgarden, Supernova, Tele Novella, Tindersticks, Tommy Guerrero, Tracker, The Wedding Present

  Song Artist Notes
1 Mendocino The Essex Green Originally from the Sir Douglas Quintet
3 Domino Kiwi jr. Double blanks
4 Cannonball! Pt. 2 Buck Meek Love the voice crax
5 Oh' Dear Handlebars Marmoset Do the lurch
6 California Stutter Robb Benson Elastic waltz time
8 Trouble Death By Unga Bunga More than a punchline
9 Tighten My Tie The Like Young Like, really tight
10 You're Gonna Save Me The Nicoteens At their Big Starriest
12 Static Electricity King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Microtone my ears to pieces
13 A Million Miles (Locked Down and Stripped Back Version) The Wedding Present Freshly delivered
14 When Winter Comes The Ophelias Descending into madness
15 Jocko Homo (Live) Devo Going out to Gumborg
17 Coronation Market (feat. Taxi Gang) Sly & Robbie Was that a fruit stand?
18 Cruzando el Río Mexican Institute of Sound / Joe Crepúsculo When the bass drops in…
19 Evolution Revolution Tommy Guerrero Can’t stop the Darwin
21 Paper Crown Tele Novella A good set of wishes
22 May God Protect Your Home Hefner Is that sweetness for me?
23 Curly Romance Pom Poko So many moods
24 Oh La La (featuring Raphaëlle Verlaine) Crocodiles Tres français
26 Take A Chance Naked Giants Nothing to do with ABBA
27 30 Lashes Six Finger Satellite Driving fast with no headlights
28 Bruce Lee All Them Witches A legend
30 Medicine Head The Deathray Davies Taking a pill
31 Elegy For An Ex- LD & The New Criticism Not too bitter
32 Hands All Over Soundgarden Start with an unholy holler
33 Big Dog Funkmammoth Gentle rhythms
35 In ko enkrat bom umrl Magnifico Out of Slovenia
36 Remy's Night Money Mark With rainbow space sprinkles
37 Nova (Pt. 1) Tracker Very scratchy
38 Tijuana Sound Machine Nortec Collective Chopped up
40 7th September 2003 The Elected Riding around with my worst friend
41 Nine Straight Lines Push Kings Perfectly cubic
42 Mommy Supernova Brats from space
44 Can't Make Your Life Better Lilys Having a serious meltdown
45 Dan And Mary Ann Modern Mal A nice duet
46 Alex Trebek The Fleshtones Can you frame the chorus as a question?
47 You Speak My Language Morphine Low rumble
49 Chaud, Sale Et Humide Les Wampas Yeh yeh
50 115 Muchachito Bombo Infierno Getting hot in here
51 Le Responsable Jacques Dutronc Full on arrangements
53 What You See Here Lies Man Heavy roots
54 Maddaddy Pepe Deluxe Finnish madmen
55 Lady with the Braid Tindersticks In a dubby mood
56 Enter The Heretic Badawi Martial arts dub
58 Spirals Django Django Around and around and ever-tighter