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Saturday March 30th, 2013 with Lady Mary and Sir Elliot
Be Idle No More!

Be Idle No More! A visit from Heavy Young Friend Sir Elliot, with tunes and chat about the Nishiyuu Youth, Chief Theresa Spence, Pandas, Roger Clement, and other direct action well as birthdays of IKEA founder, culture heros Van Gogh and Milton Acorn, Secretariat, and more!
Heavy, Heavy, Heavy
Geraldo Pino and the Heartbeats - Afro Rock - Kona 02009
a couple of heavy Swedish tracks in honour of the birthday of IKEA founder Ingvar Kamprad, named after two IKEA products...
EP - Vocal Version
Dungen - Satt Att Se - Kemado 02008
Tio Minuter
Parson Sound - Parson Sound (box set) - Subliminal Sounds 02010
discussion of the recent arrival of Nishiyuu youth from James Bay in Ottawa, and what their trek means to the Idle No More movement; and tunes in their honour
Electric Pow Wow
A Tribe Called Red - Trapline - self-published 02012 Canadian
These Boots Are Made for Walking
Nancy Sinatra - Boots - Reprise 01966
Samian (with Kashtin) - Face a la Musique - 7ieme ciel 02010 Canadian
chat about the relationship between the direct action by the Nishiyuu youth with the hunger strike by Chief Theresa Spence of Attiwapiskat; and songs in honour of Chief Spence...
We Hunger
Siouxie and the Banshees - Hyena - Polydor 01984
Stay Hungry
Talking Heads - More Songs about Buildings and Food - Sire 01978
Hungry Wolf
X - Live at the Whisky A-Go-Go - Electra 01988
Golden Palominos - Blast of Silence - Celluloid 01986
Shine On You Crazy Diamond
Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here - Columbia
Diamond Dust
Jeff Beck - Blow by Blow - Epic 01975
mention of arrival of other controversial wanderers, foreign nationals now imprisoned on Canadian soil... Er Shun and Da Mao, 'the Pandas'
Dungen - Te Det Lugnt - Kemado 02004
Panda Rat
Beastie Boys - The Mix Up - Capitol 02007
Panda Panda Panda
Deerhoof - Deerhoof vs Evil - Polyvinyl 02011
finally, discussion of release on parole of Roger Clemens, retired Ottawa civil servant incarcerated for firebombing RBC branch as RBC was sponsor of Olympics, which he argued was held on stolen First Nations land; and direct action anniversary of Yodo-Go Hijacking in 1970 in Japan, involving bassist for Les Rallizes Denudes.
Blow up the Bank
Dr Calypso - Early Years - Rif Raf 02005
White Awakening
Les Rallizes Denudes - Cable Hogue Soundtrack - Univive 02007
The Night Collectors
Les Rallizes Denudes - Heavier than a Death in the Family - no label 02002
and now the traditional birthday segment, featuring birthdays of Van Gogh (1853) and Milton Acorn (1923)
Vincent Van Gogh
Jonathan Richman - Rockin and Romance - TwinTone 01985
In the Sky
Milton Acorn - read by Acorn - online podcast c/o Acorn's estate
and the birthday of Triple Crown winner Secretariat in 1970, with a Kentucky track for the Derby, a Maryland track for the Preakness, and le Parc Belmont for the Stakes.
le Parc Belmont
Valerie Carpentier - le Parc Belmont - Disques Tox 02010 Canadian
Sapat - Mortise and Tenon - Siltbreeze 02007
The Woman in the Orange Pants
Wino - Punctuated Equilibrium - Southern Lord 02009
last but not least, a brief tribute to Mitch Hedberg, be-bop jazz comedian, who died on this date in 2005. have a square sandwich in memorium.
Mitch Hedberg - Mitch All Together - Comedy Central 02003
Sesame Seeds
Mitch Hedberg - Mitch All Together - Comedy Central 02003