The Album Drop – July 5, 2016

New Tunes from Pup, Jay Arner, Joshua Winstead (Of Metric) and the band with possibly the worst name ever.


  1. PUP – The Dream Is Over

    • DVP
    • Familiar Patterns
    • Can’t Win

  2. Jay Arner – II (Stream/Purchase this record below)

    • Street Freaks
    • What’s Reality
    • Personal Line
  3. The Clash – I’m So Bored With The U.S.A.
  4. Joshua Winstead – MMXX (Available as a Pay-What-You Want download from His Website.)
    • The Time It Takes
    • Games
    • Frozen Lakes

  5. Diarrhea Planet – Turn To Gold

    • Bob Dylan’s Grandma
    • Life Pass
    • Lie Down

The Album Drop – June 21, 2016

New Tunes today from Thrice, Islands, The Deftones, the low-down on the Led Zeppelin Trail and so much more!


  1. Islands – Taste

    • Outspoken Dirtbiker
    • The Joke

  2. Islands – Should I Remain Here At Sea

    • Christmas Tree
    • Fear
  3. Thrice – To Be Everywhere Is To Be Nowhere

    • Hurricane
    • Whistleblower
    • Black Honey
  4. Deftones – Prayers/Triangles
  5. Warp Lines – You Have Worms

The Album Drop – June 14, 2016

This week we speak to Ryan from Pkew Pkew Pkew, and hear new music from their record. Plus Music News, This Week in Music History and new tunes from Ziggy Marley, The Kills & Nerve Button. Listen live on CHUO 89.1FM in Ottawa today at 3PM, or stream it here.


  1. Nerve Button – S/T (Get a few tracks on their digital EP below!)

    • Gunningville Saints
    • Bit The Bullet
    • iPhoney

  2. Pkew Pkew Pkew – S/T (Check out our interview with guitarist/vocalist Ryan Mckinley below!)

    • Before We Go Out Drinking
    • Mid 20’s Skateboarder

  3. Ziggy Marley – S/T

    • Amen
    • Weekend’s Long
    • Marijuanaman
  4. Kyu Sakamoto – “Sukiyaki”

  5. The Kills – Ash & Ice

    • Black Tar
    • Days Of Why And How
  6. The Music Meltdown

The Album Drop – June 7, 2016

This week we broadcast live from the 35th National Campus & Community Radio Conference (#NCRC35), and we’re play new tunes from Greys, Pepper and Smash Boom Pow, plus we look at This Week In Music History, what’s happening in music news and more! Tune to CHUO 89.1FM so you don’t miss it, or stream it live here!


  1. Greys – Outer Heaven (Stream/Download the record through the Bandcamp Player below.)

    • No Star
    • Blown Out
    • Erosion

  2. Smash Boom Pow – Higher Power Of Desire (Stream/Purchase below, through their Bandcamp.)

    • What I Do
    • Higher Power Of Desire

  3. WIMM

  4. Gender Poutine – Whatever, Dad (This is a Pay-What-You-Can release!!)

    • Loiter
    • Cashier

  5. Pepper – Ohana (Stream the full album below!)

    • Start You Up
    • Never Ending Summer
    • Wait

The Album Drop – May 24, 2016

This week we have new tunes from Modern Baseball, The Living End, Hooded Fang and Heart Attack Kids, plus This Week In Music History returns and as always, much more!

Stream this week’s show live on CHUO 89.1FM by Clicking Here.


  1. Heart Attack Kids – No Future (Hear a few of these tunes on their previous EP, streaming below.)

    • Have Heart
    • Shoulda Came From Japan
    • Ehok

  2. Modern Baseball – Holy Ghost (Check out their documentary “Tripping In The Dark” below)

    • Note To Self
    • Hiding
    • Just Another Face

  3. The Living End – Shift

    • Further Away
    • Staring Down The Barrel

  4. Hooded Fang – Venus On Edge (Buy the digital/Vinyl version on their bandcamp, linked below.)

    • Tunnel Vision
    • Plastic Love
    • Miscast