By in show blog on Jul 15, 2017 |

Above pic is Dany Laj and The Looks at Call The Office

Radio What Wave Playlist July 14/2017


  1. Pale Lips….Rock’n’Roll Dipshit….from the recent Wanna Be Bad CD and from Montreal.
  2. Running From Daylight….Coffin For 2….from a recent demo and from London. They will be doing a live to air on CHRW’s Shakin’ Katz Radio on Wednesday.
  3. Buzz Deluxe….Long Legged Boogie…..from a self titled Australian release from 2008, but from just north of Toronto. This duo used to play London a fair bit and are just starting to play live shows again.
  4. Big John Bates….Psycho Garage Blues….from the Mystiki CD from 2003 and from Vancouver.
  5. Ray Condo and His Hardrock Goners….Lonely Wolf….from the recent re-ish of Hot’n’Cold from 1987.
  6. Dany Laj and the Looks…Sweet Pretender….from the recent Alive And Kicking CD and they are in town on Saturday July 15th at Call The Office.
  7. Dany Laj and the Looks….Diamond In The Rough…. As above.   About this time Dany called in from Toronto to talk about the show on Saturday night and the show they were about to play; opening up for Teenage Head at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto.
  8. Dany Laj and the Looks….I Know You Want Out…from the Word On The Street Lp from a a year or so ago.
  9. Dany Laj and the Looks….Best Thing In Town…. As above.
  10. Nervousmen…..The New Break….from a recent demo and from London Ontario.
  11. Priors…..Hungry For Love….from their brand new release and from Montreal.
  12. Dusty Mush….Not Wild….from their recent Cheap Entertainment CD on Howlin’ Banana Records out of France.
  13. Birds Of Paradise….Beehive State….from their recent 7” on Hidden Volume Records and from Montreal.
  14. Bloody Diamonds….Lady Of The Night….from They’ve Got Secrets CD from 2012. Bloody Diamonds are from the east coast and did a live to air on Radio WW around the time of this release.
  15. The Judys….Freedom 85….from their recent debut CD and features former Londoner Pete Feend on the fuzz bass.
  16. The Forty Fives….Trying To Get Next To You….from their Fight Dirty CD and from Atlanta.
  17. Small Faces….Grow Your Own….from 1966 and a mighty fine soul inspired dance instro!
  18. The Dahlmanns…..The Last Time…from the brand new 7” on Next Big Thing out of Scotland and this combo is from Norway. Song writing courtesy of Mr Andy Shernoff.
  19. Dave Rave….Anne Marie….from the recent A Little Messed Up In Rock’n’Roll Lp that Dave released for Record Store Day.
  20. The Ramones….I Want To Be Your Boyfriend…..demo from about 1975 and on the Rhino CD of the first Ramones LP as a bonus track.
  21. Elvis Costello….Working Week….from My Aim Is True from 1977.
  22. Graham Parker…..That’s What They All Say….from his 1976 LP Heat Treatment. Got to see Graham Parker and guitarist Brinsley Schwarz last week at This Ain’t Hollywood in Hamilton and they were amazing!!!
  23. The Singles….Since You’ve Been Gone….from the Bettern Than Before CD on Rainbow Quartz Records and from Detroit from 2003. This is the start of a 4 song Rainbow Quartz spotlight, a long departed label that specialized in powerpop and psych sounds.
  24. Myracle Brah….I’d Rather Be….from the Super Automatic CD from 2000 and from Baltimore.
  25. Morning After Girls…..Run For Our Lives….from the Prelude EP’s: 1 and 2 CD and from Australia
  26. Three For 10’s….Philly Blues….from the Taking Northern Liberties CD and from Philidelphia from 2004. This was the last of the Rainbow Quartz spotlight.
  27. Plastic Heroes….Everyday….from the Escape the Lower End CD on Bongo Beat Records and from the UK from 2008.
  28. Material Issue….Goin’ Through Your Purse…from the Freak City Soundtrack CD and from 1994.
  29. The Individuals….My 3 Sons….from the Fields Ep from 1982 and part of the NYC/Hoboken powerpop scene from the early 80’s.
  30. Katrina and the Waves…..Going Down To Liverpool….from the CD The Original Recordings 1983-1984 on Bongo Beat Records. Katrina used to play London back in the early 80’s at a long gone place called Bullwinkles.
  31. The Plimsouls…..Now….from the Plus CD from 1981 and goes out to Pete Feend.


Thanks for all the phone calls, emails, facebook messages and Heys!!! Back again next week with an early start, we’ll be hitting the airwaves at 3PM and go right through till 6PM….we’ve got Fireball Grant scheduled to pop in for a short time.


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