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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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Show 925: Borderlines Playlist, December 29, 2019

Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez – The New Bye and Bye, The New Bye and Bye

Melissa Ruth – The Knot, Meteor

Petunia & The Vipers – Heavy and Lonesome, Lonesome, Heavy and Lonesome

Abi Tapia – The Last Waltz, The Beauty in the Ruin

Zachary Lucky – Revelation Blues, Midwestern

Eilen Jewell – You Cared Enough to Lie, Gypsy

Oh Susanna – Pueblo, Johnstown

Jamie Lin Wilson – If I Told You, Jumping Over Rocks

Corb Lund – They’re Hanging Me Tonight, Cover My Tracks

Ray Wylie Hubbard – Conversation With the Devil, Honed on the Range Volume V

Ian and Sylvia – Sweet Dreams, The Lost Tapes

Buck Owens – A Little Bitty Piece of DNA, Casper Rawls: Brave World

Andy Wilkinson – Dollars For December, Texas When Texas Was Free

Whitney Rose – Wake Me in Wyoming, Rule 62

Willie Nelson – Ride Me Back Home, Ride Me Back Home

Viper Central – Shotgun Wedding, Whiskey Hollow Bound

Mike Stinson – Six Pack of Lonely, Last Fool at the Bar

Linda McRae – Man in the Bottom of the Well, Going to the Well

Mike & The Moonpies – Damn Strait, The Hard Way

Joe Ely – Maria, Down On the Drag

Townes Van Zandt – Sky Blue, Sky Blue

Amanda Shires – When You Need a Train It Never Comes, Carrying Lightning

Dave Sutherland – You Got a Man Like Me Loving You, On the Waiting List

Sons of Fathers – The Country, Sons of Fathers

Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers – Let’s Just Be Friends for Tonight, Starlight Hotel

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Show 390: Deeper Well, December 28, 2019

The “Hidden Treasures and Unexpected Pleasures of 2019” edition.

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

* THE SMALL GLORIES – Don’t Back Down
Assiniboine & the Red (19)
CHUCK HAWTHORNE – New Lost Generation
Fire Out of Stone (19)
OUR NATIVE DAUGHTERS – Mama’s Cryin’ Long
Songs of Our Native Daughters (19)
BILLY STRINGS – Everything’s the Same
Home (19)
* THE DEAD SOUTH – Heaven in a Wheelbarrow
Sugar & Joy (19)
KATHERINE RONDEAU – Why Don’t You Love Me
Unfortunate Point of View (19)
KELLY HUNT – Delta Blues
Even the Sparrow (19)
* PAUL PIGAT – The Game
The Game (19)

* DAVE MCCANN – Can’t Cheat the Mountain
Westbound Til Light (19)
* DEL BARBER – Louise
Easy Keeper (19)
JANE KRAMER – Singin’s Enough
Valley of the Bones (19)
ORDINARY ELEPHANT – Rust Right Through
Honest (19)
* RICHARD INMAN – What I Did Wrong
Hasta la Vista (19)
BILL JONES – The Arboretum
Wonderful Fairytale (19)
* COIG – Time & Tide
Ashlar (19)

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Show 924: Borderlines Playlist, December 22, 2019

Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters – Christmas on a Greyhound Bus

Ian & Sylvia – That’s the Way Love Goes, The Lost Tapes

Emily Clepper – Hill Country Nights

Kacey Jones – I`m Down to my Christmas Underwear, Live

Bluegrass Diamonds – Beautiful Bouquet, Some of Our Favorites

Dennis Jay – Christmas in the Badlands, What You See

Rod Picott – Dad’s Drunk Again on Christmas

Sam Baker – Iron, Horse and Stars

John Wort Hannam – Buy Another Round, Let It Snow Too!!

Andy Wilkinson – Snowin’ Again in Lubbock, Texas When Texas Was Free

Linda McRae – Dimming of the Day, Going to the Well

Whitney Rose – You Never Cross My Mind, Rule 62

Pinto Bennett & The Famous Motel Cowboys – Honky Tonk Christmas, Dysfunctional Family Christmas

Stan Martin – It’s Christmas (I’m Lonesome, I’m Blue)

Last Train Home – Home for Christmas, Yuletide from the Other Side

Corb Lund – Seven Spanish Angels, Cover My Tracks

Christine Graves – Northern Lives

Kevin Gordon – Louisiana Snow, Yuletide from the Other Side

Suzy Roche – Cold Hard Wind

Catherine Britt – How to Make Gravy, The Hillbilly Pickin’ Ramblin’ Girl So Far

Zachary Lucky – No Shame in Working Hard, Midwestern

Austin Church – Another White Trash Christmas, Dysfunctional Family Christmas

Rick Fines – 2000 Miles,  Back Home

Silas Lowe – Wilted Mistletoe

Wille Nelson – I Never Cared for You, Honed on the Range Volume 5: Texas Troubadours

Jamie Lin Wilson – Instant Coffee Blues, Jumping Over Rocks

Wild Rumpus – Silent Night at the Bar

Townes Van Zandt – The Last Thing On My Mind, Sky Blue

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Show 389: Deeper Well, December 21, 2019

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

* ALLISON LUPTON – The Eve of Christmas Day
The Eve of Christmas Day (18)

RUNA – Wassailing
Winter’s Song (19)
* COIG – Maybe This Christmas
Carols Too (19)
KATE RUSBY – Yorkshire Three Ships
Holly Head (19)

MAISERY & ALDRIDGE & GOLDSMITH – Sing We All Merry
Awake Arise: A Winter Album (19)
* GATHERING SPARKS – Bringing in the Light
All That’s Real (19)

LOS LOBOS – La Rama
Llego Navidad (19)
* KRISTINE ST-PIERRE & JUSTIN LACROIX – Ma commande de Noel
Noel avec toi (19)

MASON JENNINGS & JACK JOHNSON – Buddha Too
This Warm December – A Bushfire Holiday Vol 3 (19)
* THE GOOD LOVELIES – Jingle Bells
Evergreen (19)

* SILENT WINTERS – Christmas Morning
Christmas Morning (19)
ASHLEY & SIMPSON – The Spirit of Christmas
The Longest Night of the Year Vol 2 (19)
* NAMING THE TWINS – A Christmas Wish
Sing the Winter Away (18)

* J.P. CORMIER – Christmas Time’s A Coming
Noel: A J.P. Cormier Christmas (08)
JORDI BAIZAN – Pretty Paper
The Longest Night of the Year Vol 2 (19)

CHARM CITY JUNCTION – Silent Night
Snowball (19)

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CJTR Weekly Top 30 (Dec 17, 2019)

Check out the latest Top 30 chart featuring three Saskatchewan artists: Marshall Burns, Ellen Froese, and Natural Sympathies cracking the top 5 this week. The newest Caribou single You and I busted onto the list at 16 in anticipation of his new record Suddenly coming in February.

1 Marshall Burns – Dogs & Booze – Self-Released +
2 Begonia – Fear – Rex Baby *
3 Ellen Froese – Fightin’ Words – Self-Released +
4 nêhiyawak – nipiy – Arts & Crafts *
5 Natural Sympathies – Porous – Grey Records +
6 Close Talker – How Do We Stay Here? – Slow Weather +
7 FKA twigs – MAGDALENE – Young Turks *
8 Zachary Lucky – Midwestern – Self-Released +
9 Jon Neher & Michael Scott Dawson – On Remembering – Fenwood Rail +
10 Louise Burns – Portraits – Light Organ Records *
11 Beck – Hyperspace – Capitol
12 Christopher Sleightholm – Last Year’s Winter – Self-Released +
13 Bon Iver – i,i – Jagjaguwar
14 Too Soon Monsoon – Waves – Self-Released +
15 Woolworm – Awe – Mint *
16 Caribou – You and I (single) – Merge *
17 Kacy & Clayton – Carrying On – New West +
18 Old Man Luedecke – Easy Money – True North
19 Aaron Karpinka – In Lieu of Flowers (single) – Grind Central +
20 Eekwol & T-Rhyme – For Women By Women – Self-Released +
21 Danielle Knibbe – The Ribcage & the Heart – Self-Released *
22 Caribou – Home (single) – Merge *
23 Project Pablo – Sofware show Verdicchio Music Publishing *
24 Wolf Willow – And the Leaves Have Turned to Amber – Self-Released +
25 FRANKIIE – Forget Your Head – Paper Bag *
26 Richard Inman – Hasta La Vista – Self-Released *
27 Maggie Rogers – Love You For a Long Time (single) – Capitol Records
28 Robbie Robertson – Sinematic – Universal *
29 Angel Olsen – All Mirrors – Jagjaguwar
30 Ponteix – Bastion – Self-Released +

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Listen Up Tues Dec 24 – 11 a.m. – noon – repeat broadcast

11 a.m. Kirk Englot, COO, Family Service Regina re: free, walk-in mental health counselling services 11:30 a.m. Karen L. Smith, CEO Better Business Bureau of Sask Inc. re: consumer and market place scams and frauds in the festive season.

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Show 923: Borderlines Playlist, December 15, 2019

Mike & The Moonpies – South First Boulevard, Live at Winstar World Casino & Resort

Zachary Lucky – No Shame in Working Hard, Midwestern

Jesse Dayton – If You Could Read My Mind, Mixtape Volume 1

Reckless Kelly – 1952 Vincent Black Lightning, Reckless Kelly Was Here

Ray Bonneville – Bad Man’s Blood, Bad Man’s Blood

Kelly Willis & 16 Horsepower – Aren’t I True, Fading Fast EP

Wylie & The Wild West – Without You, Paradise

Dave McCann – Swing Your Lantern, Westbound to Light

Chip Taylor & Carrie Rodriguez – Angel of the Morning, Live From the Ruhr Triennale

Brock Zeman – Put Your Foot Down, Live @ The Acoustic Grill

Amanda Shires – Slippin’, My Piece of Land

Ian & Sylvia – That’s The Way Love Goes, The Lost Tapes

Southern Culture on the Skids – Too Much Pork for Just One Fork, Ditch Diggin’ Volume 2

Gary P. Nunn – Something Monumental, Under My Hat

Melissa Ruth – The Knot, Meteor

Kacy & Clayton – That Sweet Orchestra Sound, Carrying On

Sean Burns & Lost Country – Have You Seen That Train, Music for Taverns, Bars and Honky Tonks

Ed Bruce – Set Me Free, Set Me Free

Sally Spring – Ain’t No Ash Will Burn, Mockingbird

Willie Nelson – Angel Flying Too Close to the Ground, Live at Billy Bob’s Texas

Dalton Domino – Half Blood, Songs From The Exile

Tom Phillips & The Men of Constant Sorrow – Like a Rodeo, The Essential

Mundo Earwood – You’re In Love With the Wrong Man, Things I Did For You Volume 1

Corin Raymond – Dirty Mansions, Dirty Mansions

Faron Young – It’s Four in the Morning, The Best of Faron Young: The Millennium Collection

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys – Strange Love, Feelin’ Kinda Lucky

Rosanne Cash with Elvis Costello – Heartaches By The Number, The List

Steve Earle & The Dukes – Ain’t Nobody’s Daddy Now, Terraplane

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Show 388: Deeper Well, December 14, 2019

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

KIERAN KANE & KEVIN WELCH – Till I’m Too Old to Die Young
You Can’t Save Everybody (04)
* SARAH HARMER – I Am Aglow
I’m a Mountain (05)
MARK ERELLI – Here & Now
Hope and Other Casualties (06)
MARTIN SIMPSON – Duncan & Brady
Prodigal Son (07)
HEIDI TALBOT – Bedlam Boys
In Love + Light (08)

* JORY NASH – Our Time Again
New Blue Day (09)
HONEY DEWDROPS – Amaranth
These Old Roots (10)
* SUZIE VINNICK – The Honey I Want
Me ‘n’ Mabel (11)
* TIM HUS – Short Go Shuffle
Western Star (13)
RED MOLLY – Clinch River Blues
The Red Album (14)

* WILLIAM PRINCE – All I Know
Earthly Days (15)
KELLEY MCRAE – Reach You
The Wayside (16)
BILLY STRINGS – On The Line
Turmoil and Tinfoil (17)
* MADELEINE ROGER – Cottonwood
Cottonwood (18)
* THE FRETLESS – Northern Jig/Holding Aine/Johnny MacGillvery’s
Waterbound (12)

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CJTR Weekly Top 30 (week ending Dec 10, 2019)

Regina’s alt-country hometown hero, Marshall Burns takes the top spot on this week’s Top 30 chart for a second straight week with his new record Dogs & Booze. In addition to Burns, a whopping 16 Saskatchewan artists made the chart this week!

1 Marshall Burns – Dogs & Booze – Self-Released +
2 Ellen Froese – Fightin’ Words – Self-Released +
3 Natural Sympathies – Porous – Grey Records +
4 Louise Burns – Portraits – Light Organ Records *
5 Begonia – Fear – Rex Baby *
6 Zachary Lucky – Midwestern – Self-Released +
7 Half Moon Run – A Blemish In The Great Light – Crystal Math Music *
8 nêhiyawak – nipiy – Arts & Crafts *
9 Too Soon Monsoon – Waves – Self-Released +
10 Beck – Hyperspace – Capitol
11 Close Talker – How Do We Stay Here? – Slow Weather +
12 Pop Pop Vernac – Loud Local – Self-Released +
13 Jon Neher & Michael Scott Dawson – On Remembering – Fenwood Rail +
14 Woolworm – Awe – Mint *
15 The Dead South – Sugar and Joy – Six Shooter Records +
16 Aaron Karpinka – In Lieu of Flowers (single) – Grind Central +
17 Kacy & Clayton – Carrying On – New West +
18 Christopher Sleightholm – Last Year’s Winter – Self-Released +
19 FKA twigs – MAGDALENE – Young Turks *
20 Andy Shauf – Things I Do (single) – Arts & Crafts +
21 Old Man Luedecke – Easy Money – True North
22 Project Pablo – Sofware show Verdicchio Music Publishing *
23 Wolf Willow – And the Leaves Have Turned to Amber – Self-Released +
24 Suncliffs – Ode to My Mind – Self-Released +
25 Black Mountain – Destroyer – Dine Alone *
26 Corridor – Junior – Bonsound *
27 M83 – Digital Shades Vol. 2 – Mute
28 Lightning Dust – Spectre – Western Vinyl *
29 Patrick Watson – Wave – Secret City *
30 Eekwol & T-Rhyme – For Women By Women – Self-Released +

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