No Filter’s Top 5 Songs of the Week [October 14 – 20]

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Here is this week’s Top 5 songs of the week.
Don’t forget to tune in every Mondays at 4pm on CHUO 89.1FM
This week and debuting at #1 is the new track by Caribou.
It’s been five years since Caribou anything new.
Debut from single #2 from Whoop-Szo.
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No Filter’s Top 5 Songs of the Week [October 7 – 13]

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Here is this week’s Top 5 songs of the week.
Don’t forget to tune in every Mondays at 4pm on CHUO 89.1FM
This week at #1 is by Montreal’s Corridor.
Domino is taken from the upcoming album Junior which comes out on October 18th.
New debut from single #2 by Leif Vollebekk.
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Non-Canadian Albums of the Decade: 2010 – 2019

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As previously posted.
Here are my favourite Non-Canadian albums that came out from 2010 – 2019.
Hope you enjoy this list.

1. Jamie xx – In Colour
2. Beach House – Bloom
3. Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool
4. Björk – Vulnicura
5. Taylor Swift – 1989
6. Robyn – Body Talk
7. The xx – I See You
8. TuNe-YaRdS – whokill
9. Vampire Weekend – Modern Vampires of the City
10. The National – High Violet

11. Adele – 21
12. Japanese Breakfast – Psychopomp
13. Tame Impala – Lonerism
14. Thom Yorke – Amina
15. LCD Soundsystem – Is This Happening
16. Gil Scott-Heron – We’re New Here
17. Lykke Li – I Never Learn
18. Sleigh Bells – Treats
19. Fiona Apple – The Idler Wheel Is Wiser Than the Driver of the Screw and Whipping Cords Will Serve You More Than Ropes Will Ever Do
20. Fleet Foxes – Helplessness Blues

21. Kanye West – My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy
22. Bon Iver – Bon Iver
23. Mitski – Puberty 2
24. Superorganism – Superorganism
25. Sufjan Stevens – Carrie & Lowell
26. Lana Del Rey – Born to Die
27. James Blake – James Blake
28. Cloud Nothings – Attack on Memory
29. M83 – Hurry Up, We’re Dreaming
30. The War on Drugs – Lost in the Dream

31. Disclosure – Settle
32. Justin Timberlake – 20/20 Experience
33. FKA twigs – LP1
34. Beyoncé – Lemonade
35. Dirty Projectors – Swing Lo Magellan
36. Angel Olsen – My Woman
37. Perfume Genius – No Shape
38. Mount Eerie – A Crow Looked at Me
39. Solange – A Seat at the Table
40. Let’s Eat Grandma – I’m All Ears

41. AlunaGeorge – Body Music
42. Wild Nothings – Nocturne
43. Kelly Lee Owens – Kelly Lee Owen
44. Perfect Pussy – Say Yes To Love
45. A Sunny Day in Glasgow – Sea When Absent
46. Slowdive – Slowdive
47. Cate Le Bon – Mug Museum
48. Amen Dunes – Freedom
49. Parquet Courts – Human Performance
50. Kendrick Lamar – Damn


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KiKi Wraye – Addicted to the Beat [Listen]

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Ready for some guilty pleasure EDM pop music?
Today Surrey BC’s KiKi Wraye releases a track called Addicted to the Beat.
It is the first single to be released from KiKi’s new album “IAM KiKi”.
The tracks lyrics encapsulate the energy and emotion of being at a party and enjoying the music you’re listening to.
KiKi delivers that aforementioned high-energy atmosphere in this one.
Expect ‘Addicted to the Beat’ to be played at your local night club or on the radio airwaves.

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Canadian Albums of the Decade: 2010 – 2019

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As the decade 2010 – 2019 draws to a close.
I have decided to compile my favourite Canadian albums that came out from those years.
It was an interesting decade to say the least when it came to the Canadian music.
Some acts still together or some have decided to run off the sunset.
Did a one album release per artist to make the playing fields easier on this.
This list of 50 Canadian album will be intriguing.

1. Dirty Beaches – Badlands
2. Yamantaka // Sonic Titan – YTST
3. Arcade Fire – The Suburbs
4. Basia Bulat – Tall Tall Shadow
5. Grimes – Visions
6. U.S. Girls – Half Free
7. Young Galaxy – Shapeshifting
8. Caribou – Swim
9. Braids – Native Speaker
10. Fucked Up – David Comes to Life

11. The White Wires – III
12. Tops – Tender Opposites
13. Shad – TSOL
14. Carly Rae Jepsen – E•MO•TION
15. Stars – The Five Ghosts
16. Blue Hawaii – Untogether
17. The Acorn – Vieux Loup
18. Purity Ring – Shrines
19. Bonnie Doon – Dooner Nooner
20. Boyhood – Bad Mantra

21. Andy Shauf – The Party
22. Rich Aucoin – Ephemeral
23. Alvvays – Alvvays
24. Feist – Metals
25. Jessy Lanza – Pull My Hair Back
26. Fet.Nat – Le Mal
27. Steve Adamyk Band – Graceland
28. Austra – Feel It Break
29. Mac DeMarco – 2
30. Doomsquad – Kalaboogie

31. The Elwins – And I Thank You
32. Suuns – Images du Futur
33. Scattered Clouds – Take Away Your Summer
34. Women – Public Strain
35. Land of Talk – Cloak and Cipher
36. Said the Whale – as long as your eyes are wide
37. Badbadnotgood – IV
38. Japandroids – Celebration Rock
39. Pup – Pup
40. A Tribe Called Red – We Are the Halluci Nation

41. Chad VanGaalen – Diaper Island
42. The Luyas – Animator
43. Hilotrons – At Least There is Commotion
44. Kaytranada – 99.9%
45. Owen Pallett – Heartland
46. Broken Social Scene – Forgiveness Rock Record
47. Lido Pimienta – La Papessa
48. Metz – Metz
49. Timber Timbre – Hot Dreams
50. Drake – Take Care


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September 2019 Playlist

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Here is the September 2019 playlist of songs chosen from that month.

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No Filter – September 30, 2019

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Have a listen to No Filter on CHUO 89.1 FM for September 30, 2019.
Had in the studio Jom Comyn for an interview, live session and mention the show that happened at Bar Robo on Monday night.
This is on hour two around the 30 minute mark with Jom Comyn.
Don’t forget to check out Operators & Legal Vertigo at Club Saw this Friday and Sarah Pagé this Sunday at Cinqhole.

HOUR ONE:

HOUR TWO:

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No Filter’s Top 5 Songs of the Week [Sept 30 – Oct 6]

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Here is this week’s Top 5 songs of the week.
Don’t forget to tune in every Mondays at 4pm on CHUO 89.1FM
This week at #1 for the second week is Ottawa’s Warp Lines.
Hell is Great is taken from the long awaited debut album Human Flesh which came out last Friday!
New debut from single #2 by Blue Hawaii
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The Noolands – Grenadine [Music Video]

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Previously posted back in May.
The Barrie, Ontario band The Noolands just dropped the long awaited music video for Grenadine.
The video take a whimsical journey into the world of silent film. Following a group of 1920’s bootleggers after they meet a peculiar new friend one sunny afternoon and are taken on a hilarious and unexpected adventure!

Young Guv – Caught Lookin’ [Music Video]

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Today Young Guv reveals second single called “Caught Lookin'” from forthcoming album GUV II, out on Run For Cover – October 25.
With guest vocals from Aurora Shields, the track dives into II’s more new wave/sophisticated pop side. Young Guv notes, “Although this one may sound like an accusatory duet between two lovers, it’s actually about how corporations control and own our attention through the mining of our data via smart phones.”


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