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The Wavelength

The Wavelength
Monday April 17th, 2017 with Joe Reilly
Tonight we feature and in-depth interview with David Gedge of the Wedding Present.

The Wedding Present, under the leadership of David Gedge has been making music since the mid-1980s and released a new album called Going Going... last September. The group is on tour supporting the new album and brings its music to Zaphod Beeblebrox here in Ottawa tomorrow (Tuesday, April 18.) Tonight we talk to David Gedge just before hitting the stage in Montreal and we talk about things like what makes a good cover song, why the new album starts with four introspective instrumental pieces, what it's like to revisit old songs and play old albums in their entirety, the personal nature of many of the songs on the new album and why The Wedding Present does NOT do encores. A great conversation with a veteran rock'n'roller! http://www.spectrasonic.com/event/1388002-wedding-present-ottawa/ https://scopitones.co.uk/ Then we spin a lengthy piece from Max Richter's 8 CD set Sleep as well as some new music by Canadian singer-songwriters Leif Vollebekk and Beyries. Then it's time for a bit of Jesus Christ Superstar... I cannot resist at Easter!
No Time To Crank The Sun
El Vy - Return To The Moon
Kittery
The Wedding Present - Going Going ...
Bear
The Wedding Present - Going Going...
Rachel
The Wedding Present - Going Going...
Broken Bow
The Wedding Present - Going Going...
Mothers
Jean Paul Sartre Experience - The Size of Food
Cattle and Cane
The Wedding Present - Hit Parade 1 - BMG
Marblehead
The Wedding Present - Going Going...
Sprague
The Wedding Present - Going Going...
Dream 1 (before the wind blows it all away)
Max Richter - Sleep (Disc 1) - Deutsche Grammophone
Lullaby for Nola
Esmerine - Lost Voices - Constellation Canadian
Son
Beyries - Landing Canadian New
Soldier
Beyries - Landing Canadian New
Elegy
Leif Vollebekk - Twin Solitude Canadian New
Overture
The Original Cast - Jesus Christ Superstar - MCA Records
Heaven on Their Minds
Murray Head (Original Cast) - Jesus Christ Superstar - MCA Records
21st Century Living
Matthew Good - Avalanche Canadian
I Think Bad Thoughts
Danko Jones - Below The Belt Canadian
Interactive CKCU