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Show 394: Deeper Well, January 25, 2020

ARTIST – Song Title
Album (year) * = Canadian content

JUDY COLLINS & JONAS FJELD – The Fallow Way
Winter Stories (19)
TROUT STEAK REVIVAL – Through the Pines
The Light We Bring (20)
* THE LASSES – Torn Screen Door
Undone (19)
* THE SMALL GLORIES – Sing
Assiniboine & the Red (19)

LMH and Ellen Froese play Winterruption at The Artesian (2627 13th Ave.) Sunday, January 26.

* LITTLE MISS HIGGINS – Put the Needle On
My Home, My Heart (17)
* BLACKIE & THE RODEO KINGS – Kick My Heart Around
King of This Town (20)
OUR NATIVE DAUGHTERS – Black Myself
Songs of Our Native Daughters (19)

PETER MAYER – When I Died
Catching Rain (18)
HELENE CRONIN – Mongrels and Mutts
Old Ghosts and Lost Causes (19)
DAVID OLNEY – Little Bird (What I Do)
When the Deal Goes Down (14)
EMMYLOU HARRIS – Jerusalem Tomorrow
Cowgirl’s Prayer (93)
* LONESOME ACE STRINGBAND – Big Iron
Modern Old-Time Sounds for the Bluegrass & Folksong Jamboree (19)
* TIF GINN – Saw You Again
Moving Day (19)

SoS are part of the Robbie Burns festivities tonight at Bushwakker Brewpub (2206 Dewdney).

* SQUEEZE OF SCOTCH – Ye Jacobites by Name
Freshly Squeezed (98)
MARK GROBNER – An tSean Bhean Bhocht
String Tides (20)

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CJTR Weekly Top 30 (Jan 21, 2020)

January’s charts have been dominated by nêhiyawak, Half Moon Run, Begonia, and Saskatoon’s Ellen Froese who edged everyone to earn #1 this week. Holy F*** busted onto the chart this week with their new record Deleter and keep an eye out for Andy Shauf’s new record coming next week. His single Try Again has been gaining steam at the station checking in at #18 this week.

1 Ellen Froese – Fightin’ Words – Self-Released +
2 nêhiyawak – nipiy – Arts & Crafts *
3 Half Moon Run – A Blemish in the Great Light – Crystal Math Music *
4 Big Thief – Two Hands – 4AD
5 Begonia – Fear – Rex Baby *
6 Sarah Harmer – St. Peter’s Bay (single) – Borealis *
7 Ancient Shapes – A Flower That Wouldn’t Bloom – You’ve Changed *
8 PUP – Morbid Stuff – Little Dipper *
9 Holy F*** – Deleter – Last Gang *
10 The Dead South – Sugar & Joy – Six Shooter +
11 Marshall Burns – Dogs & Booze – Self-Released +
12 WHOOP-Szo – Warrior Down – You’ve Changed *
13 Louise Burns – Portraits – Light Organ *
14 Beck – Hyperspace – Capitol
15 Kacy & Clayton – Carrying On – New West +
16 Kaytranada – BUBBA – RCA *
17 Marissa Burwell – Scared Cat (single) – Grind Central +
18 Andy Shauf – Try Again (single) – Arts & Crafts +
19 Close Talker – How Do We Stay Here? – Slow Weather +
20 Orville Peck – Pony – Royal Mountain *
21 The Won’ts – Weird Weekend – Self-Released +
22 Tame Impala – Lost in Yesterday (single) – Modular
23 Geoffroy – 1952 – Bonsound *
24 Jay Arner – Jay III – Mint
25 Aaron Karpinka – In Lieu of Flowers (single) – Grind Central +
26 Local Natives – Violet Street – Loma Vista
27 Mo Kenney – Ahead of Myself (single) – Turtlemusik *
28 Natural Sympathies – Porous – Grey Records +
29 FKA Twigs – MAGDALENE – Young Turks
30 Robbie Robertson – Sinematic – Universal *

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CJTR Top 30 Albums of 2019

The results are finally in for our best of 2019 Top 30! Begonia’s record Fear takes the top spot with PUP, Foxwarren, Natural Sympathies, and Belle Plaine rounding out the top 5. Our homegrown Saskatchewan artists dominated the airwaves this year with 18 of the top 30 records coming from around the province. 

1 Begonia – Fear – Rex Baby *
2 PUP – Morbid Stuff – Little Dipper *
3 Foxwarren – Foxwarren – Arts & Crafts +
4 Natural Sympathies – Porous – Grey Records +
5 Belle Plaine – Malice, Mercy, Grief & Wrath – Self-Released +
6 Royal Canoe – Waver – Paper Bag *
7 Wintersleep – In the Land Of – Dine Alone *
8 Sharon Van Etten – Remind Me Tomorrow – Jagjaguwar
9 Kacy & Clayton – Carrying On – New West +
10 nêhiyawak – nipiy – Arts & Crafts *
11 Close Talker – How Do We Stay Here? – Slow Weather +
12 ygretz – Mel Wide – Self-Released +
13 Ponteix – Bastion – Self-Released +
14 Black Mountain – Destroyer – Jagjaguwar *
15 The Moon Runners – Wakeless 2095 – Self-Released +
16 Pop Pop Vernac – Loud Local Band – Self- Released +
17 Marshall Burns – Dogs & Booze – Self-Released +
18 Marissa Burwell – Marissa Burwell – Grind Central +
19 Snake River – Tread On To The Unknown You – Self-Released +
20 The Dead South – Sugar & Joy – Six Shooter +
21 Tim Baker – Forever Overhead – Arts & Crafts *
22 Mac DeMarco – Here Comes the Cowboy – Royal Mountain *
23 Zachary Lucky – Midwestern – Self-Released +
24 Ellen Froese – Fightin’ Words – Self-Released +
25 Poor Nameless Boy – Wake Up Call – Chronograph +
26 Lizzo – Cuz I Love You – Atlantic
27 The Won’ts – Weird Weekend – Self-Released +
28 Emilie Khan – Outro – Secret City *
29 Wolf Willow – And the Leaves Have Turned to Amber – Self-Released +
30 The Shiverettes – Real Shrill Bitches – Self-Released *

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Show 928: Borderlines Playlist, January 19, 2020

David Olney – Deeper Well, Deeper Well

Darcie Deaville – Morning in the South, Livin’ On the Lucky Side

Cliff Cody – Seven Spanish Angels, A Mess Like Me

Tom Russell – Guadalupe, Blood & Candle Smoke

Wyckham Porteous – Hungry Heart, 3:00 AM

The Dead South – Heaven in a Wheelbarrow, Sugar & Joy

Alice Wallace – Santa Ana Winds , Into the Blue

Corin Raymond – Some Nights the Bar Lowers You, Dirty Mansions

Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis – Heartache to Houston, Beautiful Lie

Kacy & Clayton – Mom and Dad’s Waltz, Carrying On

Texas Tornados – Four Aces, Four Aces

The Mavericks – Before the Next Teardrop Falls, Play the Hits

Ana Egge – Ballad of the Poor Child, Is It the Kiss

Jeremy Steding – Arkansas Rain, My Own American Dream

Rod Picott – 410 , Welding Burns

Gurf Morlix – Killin’ Time in Texas, Diamonds to Dust

Chris Knight – The Damn Truth, Almost Daylight

k.d. lang – After the Gold Rush, Hymns of the 49th Parallel

Alistair Christl – Crazy Me, Bonnie & Clyde

Bruce Springsteen – Atlantic City, Nebraska

Mike & The Moonpies – Bottled Beer, Live at Winstar World Casino & Resort

Matt Patershuk – Let’s Give This Bottle a Black Eye, If Wishes Were Horses

Mitch Jacobs Band – Rosa’s Cantina, Gulf Coast Jamboree

Todd Snider – Talking Reality Television Blues, Cash Cabin Sessions, Vol. 3

Steve Young, The Ballad of William Sycamore, Solo/Live

Dave McCann – Johannah’s Line, Westbound Til Light

Zachary Lucky – Back to the Country, Midwestern

Jesse Dayton – Country Comfort, Mixtape Vol. 1

Pauline Reese with Willie Nelson – Pick Up the Pieces, The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

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Show 393: Deeper Well, January 18, 2020

ARTIST – Song Title
Album (year) * = Canadian content

* DON BRAY – Wise Heart
I Bless the Wounds (20)
SARAH MORRIS – Don’t Come Clean
All Mine (20)
* DAVE GUNNING – Circle of Boots
Up Against the Sky (19)

TGL kick off Winterruption this Wednesday, January 22, at The Exchange (2431 8th Ave.).

* THE GOOD LOVELIES – Hurry Up
Shapeshifters (18)
* LYNN HARRISON – Whose Idea Was This?
Something More (20)
RICK GOLDIN – Kellydale
Crazy in the Heart (19)
HAWKTAIL – The Tobogganist
Formations (20)

BILLY STRINGS – Watch It Fall
Home (19)
* MARK PERRY – This Town
Recollections (19)
FRANK AND ALLIE LEE – Treat a Stranger Right
Treat a Stranger Right (20)
* THE SWEET LOWDOWN – Low Clouds in the Morning
Low Clouds in the Morning (19)

LAST TRAIN HOME – Caney Fork
Daytime Highs & Overnight Lows (20)
* LINDA MCRAE – Caney Fork River
Going to the Well (19)
DICK WEISSMAN – Laredo Fantasy
No Ceiling (19)

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Listen Up Tues Jan 21 – 11 a.m. – noon – repeat broadcast

11 a.m. Judy Ferguson, Provincial Auditor of Saskatchewan re: findings of 2019 Report Vol. 2. 11:30 a.m. Mary-Ann Dube, Chair, Seniors’ University Group & Kerrie Strathy, Division Head, Lifelong learning Centre, U of R re: Winter 2020 classes.

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Show 927: Borderlines Playlist, January 12, 2020

Kevin Deal – Hard Times, Roll

Ian Tyson – Road to Las Cruces, Songs From the Gravel Road

Tom Phillips & The Men of Constant Sorrow – Closin’ Time, The Essential

Sara Cox – Be My Man, Crowded Is the New Lonely

Luther Wright & The Wrongs – Guitar Pickin’ Martyrs, Guitar Pickin’ Martyrs

Chip Taylor – The Coal Fields of Shikshinny, Last Chance

Dayna Kurtz – It’s How You Hold Me, Rise and Fall

Daniel Romano – Strange Faces, If I’ve Only One Time Askin’

Cliff Cody – Damn Strait, Homegrown

Mike Plume Band – Life Is Funny, Red and White Blues

Carson McHone – Ain’t You Lucky, Goodluck Man

Craig Marshall – Hard Days, Turnaround

NQ Arbuckle – Sun’s Hanging Low, The Last Supper in a Cheap Town

The Cornell Hurd Band – Fort Worth, Big State, Long Road

Lori McKenna – Mars, Pieces of Me

Champ Hood – Sad As It Seems, Bon Haven

Nudie – You Try to be Right, Remember This

Colin Linden – Knob and Tube, Rich In Love

Jamie Lin Wilson – Just Some Things, Holidays and Wedding Rings

Steve Coffey & The Lokels – Romance River, East of East Coulee

Ray Wylie Hubbard – There Are Some Days, Live at Cibolo Creek Country Club

Sunny Sweeney – Refresh My Memory, Heartbreaker’s Hall of Fame

Chris Isaak – Somebody’s Crying, Live at the Fillmore

Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit – Go It Alone, Here We Rest

Tim Hus – Beer Hauler, Huskies & Husqvarnas

Ronnie Hayward – A Done Day, Too Many Chiefs

Dalton Domino – Happy Alone, Songs From the Exile

Mike Stinson – Broken Record, Hell and Half of Georgia

Dave Insley – Drinkin’ Wine and Staring at the Phone, Just the Way That I Am

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Playlist 392: Deeper Well, January 11, 2020

ARTIST – Song Title
Album (year) * = Canadian content

THE LASSES – Who Knows Where the Time Goes
Undone (19)
VANCE GILBERT – Hitman
Good Good Man (20)
MARRY WATERSON & EMILY BARKER – Twister
A Window to Other Ways (19)

Noah plays the Creative City Center (1843 Hamilton) on Friday, January 17.

* NOAH DERKSEN – Weighing Like a City Gate
America, Dreaming (19)
AUDRA KUBAT – The Sliver and the Salve
The Sliver and the Salve (19)
* CATAHOULA BROWN – Boat in a Bottle
The Journey (19)
* GATHERING SPARKS – Nothing But a Broken Heart
All That’s Real (19)

* ERYNN MARSHALL & CARL JONES – Southern Special
Old Tin (20)
* LONESOME ACE STRINGBAND – Laketown Blues
Modern Old-Time Sounds for the Bluegrass & Folksong Jamboree (19)
* RICHARD INMAN – Corrinna’s on Main Street
Hasta La Vista (19)
ANNETTE WASILIK – Don’t Look Down
Love & Fire (20)

LOUISA BRANSCOMB – Barefoot Girl
Gonna Love Anyway (19)
LIZZY PLOTKIN – The Hat Song
We Will Sing (19)
* GRAHAM LINDSEY – East West
Tradhead (19)

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Show 926: Borderlines Playlist, January 5, 2020

Arty Hill & The Long Gone Daddys – The Golden Rule Don`t Apply, Heart on a Dirty Sleeve

The Mountain Bluebirds – Milk and Honey, Whiskey Hollow Bound

Ian and Sylvia – How Long, The Lost Tapes

Dennis Jay – Betrayal, What You See

Bluegrass Diamonds – I Want To Be Loved, Some of Our Favorites

Catherine Britt – All I Recall, The Hillbilly Pickin’ Ramblin`Girl So Far

Sean Burns & Lost Country – Harold’s Super Service, Music for Taverns, Bars and Honky Tonks

Joey Allcorn – The Death of Hank Williams, Midnight: The Death of Hank Williams

Sam Baker – Same Kind of Blue, Horses and Stars

Whitney Rose – Lookin’ Back on Luckenbach, South Texas Suite

Karen Jonas – Lovesick Blues, Lucky, Revisited

Scott Nolan – Tanjalee, Receiver/Reflector

Eilen Jewell – Miles to Go, Gypsy

Dick LeMasters – Held On Too Long, One Bird, Two Stones

Melissa Ruth – Goodbye Again, Meteor

Eleni Mandell – Perfect Stranger, Miracle of Five

Bill Hearne – The Gift, From Santa Fe to Las Cruces

Emmylou Harris & The Hot Band – I’m Movin’ On, Last Date

Phil Lee – Somebody Oughta Do Something About That Guy, The Mighty King of Love

Romi Mayes – Make Me Love You, Lucky Tonight

Jimmy Lafave – Never Is a Moment, Trail Two

Brennen Leigh – Pieces On the Ground, Lonesome, Wild & Blue

Paul Kelly – Can’t Help You Now, Ways and Means

The Little Willies – For the Good Times, The Little Willies

Hank Williams – Cold, Cold Heart, Lost Concerts

Alistair Christl – We Don’t Want Your Kind Around Here, Bonnie and Clyde

Casper Rawls – Don’t They Know (Who We Think We Are), Brave World

Raul Malo – Blue Bayou, Covers

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Show 391: Deeper Well, January 4, 2020

ARTIST – Song Title
Album (year) * = Canadian content

HOBNAIL – Deeper Well
The Fortune Horses (07)
LAST TRAIN HOME – Distance and Time
Daytime Highs & Overnight Lows (20)
* SARAH JANE SCOUTEN – You Are The Medicine
Confessions (19)

* MANITOBA HAL – A Night Like This
Vintage Blend (19)
* DURHAM COUNTY POETS – The Moon Won’t Go Down
Hand Me Down Blues (19)
* NATALIE MACMASTER – Barndances
Sketches (19)

PETER MAYER – Beautiful Child of the World
Catching Rain (18)
* STEPHEN FEARING – Emigrant
The Unconquerable Past (19)
RACHEL HARRINGTON – I Meant To Go to Memphis
Hush the Wild Horses (19)
HAYES CARLL – I Will Stay
What It Is (19)

KATHLEEN TURNER – Like a Lion
Like a Lion (19)
WINDBORNE – Chilly Winds
Recollections Revolutions (19)
* CATHERINE MACLELLAN – The Tempest
Coyote (19)
MARTIN SIMPSON – Arbutus Turnaround
Rooted (19)

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