Episode 106

November 22, 2014

Socan time

SOCAN, Canada’s society to get musician’s money was polling CJSR this week so it is another Canadian-only ambient artist set. The set is also filled with warm colored tones for Canadian thanksgiving.

Sirch – First Haze
Morgan Greenwood – Naleigh
Christopher Bissonnette – Wasting a Little Time
Segue – Tape Dub
Loscil – Coyote
Gunwale – Behind the Complex
Willamette – Measuring Heartbreak
Kyle Bobby Dunn – The Same (Drunk in Quebec and in Love Club Remix)
Aidan Baker & Tim Hecker – Hymn to the Idea of Night I-XI
Tim Hecker – Stab Variation

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Episode 105

November 22, 2014

fundrive

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

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Episode 103

November 22, 2014

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Harsh but beautiful sounds collected on this September night in Edmonton.

Minoru Sato – irrecularity/homogeneity emerging from the perturbation field
Christopher Bissonnette – Another Moving Site
Shuttle 358 – Lebec 4200ft
PJ Philipson – Memory of Marshall Howe
Willamette – Brief Moments in Long Term Doubt
Lawrence English – The Liquid Casket/Wilderness of Mirrors
Northumbria – Vanishing Point
North Atlantic Drift – Polaris
Richard Skelton – Threads Across the River

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Episode 99

September 11, 2014

A collection of new releases circa 2014

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Loren Dent – National Daydream
M. Geddes Gengras – Passage
Pausal – Truth Symbol-False Idolatry
Willamette – Brief Moments in Long Term Doubt
Jon Porras – Apeiron
Keith Berry – Towards The Blue Peninsula – Untitled 4
Eluder – Nightshades

Episode 41 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. A showcase of the best ambient releases from the past year, 2012.

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Setlist:

Willits + Sakamoto – CompletionBrian Eno – Side D
Windy & Carl – The Smell of Old Books
The Boats – The Ballad For Achievement
Taylor Deupree – Negative Snow
Willamette – Always in Postscript
Kyle Bobby Dunn – In Search of a Poetic Whole

Field Tracker – Episode 37

December 19, 2012

Episode 37 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. A selection of new and old orchestral style ambient.

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Setlist:

Saito Koji – Magic
Windy & Carl – Remember
Willamette – Images d’une Longeur De Cheveux
Keith Berry – Fustous Passages Don’t Help
The Boats – The Ballad of Indecision
Scott Cortez – Part III
Yann Novak – Reloaction.Reconstruction

Episode 13 of the Field Tracker radio show on CJSR 88.5fm or cjsr.com. This week enveloped the senses with some deeply soothing warm drones.

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Setlist:

Boards of Canada – Constants Are Changing
Yoshimi and Yuka – Umegination
Amplifier Machine – Up With The Curtain, Down With Yr Pants
Drafted By Minotaurs – Blueprints For Sunbuilding
Seaworthy – Installation 3
Fourcolor – Season
Growing – Primitive Associations
Mountains – Live at the Triple Door
Willamette – A Year of Failure, A Year of Fortune
Kiln – A.M.
Sleepytown Manufacture & Unit 21 – Blooming Woods
Endlessly – Oroborus
Adam Pacione – You’ve Been Gone Longer Than I Knew You
Tim Hecker – Paragon Point
Windy & Carl – Btwn You and Me
Stars of the Lid – Requiem for Dying Mothers

Episode 6 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5FM. Dreamy, lonely, dark, malaise ambient.

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Setlist:

Eluder – Moon Plea (0:00)
Aless – But It Will Not Bleed(7:28)
Leyland Kirby – And Nothing Comes Between the Sadness and the Scream (14:53)
Willamette – Suicide Dream (23:00)
Milieu – Many Calm Streams (26:50)
Kiln – Drala (29:16)
Tomasz Bednarczyk – Drawing (31:55)
Tetsu Inoue – Sour Cloud (38:13)
Biosphere – Sphere of No-Form (42:35)
Stars of the Lid – Goodnight (49:30)
Adam Pacione – Always (Reprise) (57:30)

Episode 5 of the Field Tracker radio program on CJSR 88.5FM. Ambient music based around field recordings.

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Setlist:

Seaworthy and Matt Rosner – Meroo Forest (0:00)
Seaworthy and Matt Rosner – Meroo Stream (4:00)
Solo Andata – Woods Flesh Bone (7:32)
Taylor Deupree – Rusted Oak (22:33)
Sawako – Ex.O.Tico. (33:10)
Brian Eno – Unfamiliar Wind (Leeks hills) (36:50)
Sleepytown Manufacture & Unit 21 – Swollenguest (44:05)
Beautumn – Acoustic Nerve (48:36)
Biosphere – Spring Fever (54:10)
Willamette – We’re Still Here (59:10)
Willamette – Echo Park (1:00:28)