Saturday Edge Episode February 10, 2024


8:00am - 12:00pm

Once or twice a year CiTR is required to send a week's worth of playlists to the Canadian copyright society and protector of song creators. I can never understand why commercial radio and even the CBC is monitored by SOCAN every day, while community radio stations like CiTR are seldom monitored at all. Yet it is campus and community radio that gives a platform to the song creators who are largely unknown, but who are the essence of musical creativity. I would prefer to see SOCAN monitor campus and community radio every day, and only bother with commercial radio stations a couple of times per year. The artists who make the most money are the only ones benefitting from commercial airplay, while the real creators & innovators are seldom rewarded at all. So, whenever SOCAN week comes around, I strive to present music by underrepresented performers. Especially Canadian ones. Here is my latest effort ...

Track Listing:

Music For A Found Harmonium
Patrick Street · Irish Times
Flaws (feat. Mamani Keïta & Fafa Ruffino)
Les Amazones d'Afrique · Musow Danse
Wesli · Tradisyon
Mamie Wata (feat Pat Kalla)
El Gato Negro · Songlines: Top of the World 195
Vem Morena
Forro do Cana · Live demo
Vale Todo
Alex Cuba · Healer
Singing Queen
Germa Adan · Songlines: Top of the World 195
Avant De S'En Aller
Cordes En Folie · O Expresso
Honari Family Ensemble · Vasheen
Le Reve du Metis
Nordri · Échos des mers du Nord
Essatez de Danser La-Dessus
Nordri · Échos des mers du Nord
Avant le depart
Nordri · Échos des mers du Nord
Fröken Agnes / Polska Efter Kusen
Elise Boeur & Adam Iredale-Gray · Fiddle Tunes
Msit No'kmaq
Morgan Toney · First Flight
Blackbird by The Beatles sung in Mi'kmaq
Emma Stevens · Single
Only Thing We Need
William Prince · Stand in the Joy
Church House Blues
Crystal Shawanda · Church House Blues
Freedom Never Dies - Harry Moore
The Sojourners · Freedom Never Dies
The Specials · The Specials
(Taste Like) Honey
Shakura S'Aida · Hold On To Love
Devil In The Room
Tinsley Ellis · The Naked Truth
Walkin' In The Sunshine
Brandon Isaak · One Step Closer
Don't Forget To Miss Me
Harry Manx · Wise and Otherwise
I Did My Part
LJ Mounteney · Mama Danced
Roll All Night
Paul Pigat & Boxcar Campfire · The Game
One More Day
Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar · Send the Nightingale
Ready For The Times To Get Better
Doug Cox & Linda McRae · Beyond The Great Pause
In the Shadow of War
Holly Near · Peace Becomes You
You Turn Me On I'm A Radio
Joni Mitchell · Hits
Colleen Rennison · See the Sky About to Rain
Cannery Row · Cannery Row
Sans Souci
Birds of Chicago · Birds of Chicago
Allison Russell · Outside Child
Eve Was Black
Allison Russell · The Returner
The Devil's Nine
American Patchwork Quartet · American Patchwork Quartet
The Owl
Steve Dawson · Eyes Closed. Dreaming
James Keelaghan · Second-Hand
Just Pick One
Mama's Broke · Narrow Line
I Won't Be Left Behind
Viper Central · The Spirit Of God & Madness
One Sky
Shari Ulrich · Everywhere I Go
The Thing About Fish
Rum Ragged · The Thing About Fish
No More Fish. No Fisherman
Finest Kind · Heart's Delight
La Bottine Souriante · Domino!
Medusa · Medusa
Waltz at the Wheel
Medusa · Medusa
All Nighter Polkas
Inn Echo · Hemispheres
Wind That Shakes The Barley
Hauler · Hauler
Berber Tune / Blue Fiddle / Trip to Dingle
Pierre Schryer & Adam Dobres · Mandorla
Fleur De Mandragore / Berthier-Sur-Mer
Pierre Schryer & Adam Dobres · Mandorla
Sweet Celebration
Adam Dobres · Adam Dobres
Roses Around The Bend
Cassie and Maggie · Celtic Colours (Live) Vol. 9
Sarah Jane
Matthew Byrne · Horizon Lines
Gardai Party
Pat Chessell · The Road Not Taken
The Yellow Tinker (Slow Reel)
Altan · Donegal
Liostáil mé le Sáirsint (Song)
Altan · Donegal
Le Vent du Nord avec Cordes et Piano · Les Voix Du Vent
Trou Noir
Early Spirit · The Hollow Tree
Salt Spring
Gabriel Dubreuil · Back To Back Bay
The Gathering Room
Mark Sullivan · The Gathering Room