Music for my own comfort and the beyond. A small selection of some of my favourite tracks. This theme will be a recurring one.

Christopher Bissonnette – Jour Et Nuit
Stars of the Lid – Down 3
Eluder – Autumn Hips
Adam Pacione – Available Light
Adam Pacione – Good Morning Mockingbird
Adam Pacione – Sava
Beautumn – Cause of Divine
Brian Eno – Signals
Sleepytown Manufactre & Unit 21 – Athena
Taylor Deupree – Weather

Episode 105

November 22, 2014


The 2014 fundraising episode for CJSR 88.5FM’s Fundrive. This episode is devoted to a sample of the various kinds of ambient and experimental music I play throughout the show’s weekly existence.

Seaworthy – Dawn, 2nd October 2005
Beneath The Castle – birds, thunder, powertools
Yoshimi and Yuka – Korokokoro ‘N Insects

Pjusk – Rim
Richards Skelton – Scar Tissue
Windy & Carl – Interlude

Kyle Bobby Dunn – Canticle of Votier’s Flats
Willamette – Mid-August, For Rachel
Stars of the Lid – Hiberner Toujours

Sawako – Ev. o. tico
Moskitoo – Taxonomy
Fourcolor – Frosted Mint

Brian McBride – Prelude
Morgan Greenwood – 58936juiceboxe
Brian Eno – Quartz
Milieu – Sky Blue Dreamboat

Tetsu Inoue – Rebeat Reduction
Christopher Willits – The Baroque Machine
Autechre – Sonderemawe

Biosphere – Prologue
Stars of the Lid – Down II
Gregg Kowalsky – VIII
Tim Hecker – Palimpsest 1
Beautumn – Kilimanjaro

Endlessly – Arcturus
Adam Pacione – Warming Trend

Boards of Canada – The Smallest Weird Number
Evan A. James – II
The Caretaker – I feel as if I might be vanishing


Episode 100

September 11, 2014

100th episode spectular. 100 themed

Tim Hecker – 100 Years Ago
Pete Namlook & New Composers – Russian Spring (100th anniversary of eastern front WW1)
Discussion of The Art of Noises (futurist music book from 100 years ago)
Tetsu Inoue & Taylor Deupree – Now/Path (100 seconds long)
Fourcolor – Fountain (song title sums to 100)
Specta Ciera – Windy Walls (artist name sums to 100)
Eluder – Ritual 6 (album title, Rituals, sums to 100)
Solo Andata – Live in Tokyo [April 10, 2010] (100th day of the year)
Stars of the Lid – A Meaningful Moment Through a Meaning(less) Process (from Kranky’s 100th release)
Moskitoo – Tip Top Blues (200 seconds long, looking to the future)

Episode 95 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. Songs I would show to strangers.


Brian Eno – 1-1
Stars of the Lid – Dungtitled (in A major)
Taylor Deupree – Shutter
Seaworthy – Ammunition 2
Tetsu Inoue – Interlink
Oneohtrix Point Never – Betrayed in the Octagon
Tim Hecker – The Piano Drop

Episode 93 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. An old Muxtape my friend David put together.



Stars of the Lid – Appreludes (in C Sharp Major)
Beautumn – Acoustic Nerve
Volcano the Bear – Ong Pate
Volcano the Bear – Russian Milk
The Field – From Here We Go Sublime
Tosca – wien in E. (session 3)
Autechre – Simmm
Jerry Schroeder – Underlow
Doublends Vert – Untitled 5
Brian Eno – Tal Coat
Christopher Bissonnette – Uniformity is Undesirable

Episode 88 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. An episode dedicated to music written about loss.


Richard Skelton – Carr
Ryuichi Sakamoto + Taylor Deupree – Ghost Road
Celer – 5
Kyle Bobby Dunn – Confessions of the Mildly Miserable
Richard Skelton – Green Withins Brook
Stars of the Lid – Requiem for Dying Mothers

Field Tracker – Episode 78

February 18, 2014

Episode 78 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. Tracks inspired by the phrase “slow and low.”



Eluder – Iris
Stars of the Lid – Low Lever (Listening)
Aidan Baker – Live in London 05/14/2007 Part 1
Northern – Growing
Brian Eno – Lizard Point
Keith Berry – You Left Me Behind But I Can’t Swim

Field Tracker – Episode 72

November 11, 2013

Episode 72 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5fm. A Kranky focused episode to celebrate this, their 20th anniversary year. Many artists new and old were played this week.



Implodes – Scattered In The Wind
Grouper – Vital
Justin Watler – Dreamweaving
Benoit Pioulard – Mercy
Tim Hecker – Radiance
Pan American – Glass Room At The Airport
Ken Camden – Eta Carinae
Loscil – Container Ships
Stars Of The Lid – December Hunting For Vegetarian Fuckface

Episode 54 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. Drone ambient music well suited to the colour yellow.  Listen


Villages – Snow Downing
Yoshimi And Yuka – La Donna Ni Domo De Kima
Doogie – Among Friends Part 1
Doogie – Among Friends Part 2
Brian McBride – Chamber Minuet
Leyland Kirby – Stralauer Peninsula
Stars Of The Lid – The Lonely People (Are Getting Lonelier)

Episode 51 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. An episode of various ambient music mostly built around the style of local Edmonton ambient artist, Ocra.



Stars of the Lid – Central Texas
Morning Stalker – Bromden
Lobisomem – Kusha
Sam Prekop – Lakes River
Ocra – Neon Pollen Mourning Sky
Tetsu Inoue & Bill Laswell – Monochrome Existence 6