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Saturday September 13th, 2014 with Lady Mary
Chocolatey Goodness

A return to the flavours of Fall, featuring rich chocolatey goodness from Willy Wonka, The Seeds, The Time, Jonathan Richman, Parliament, Guided by Voices, The Undertones, Rufus Wainwright, and Boredoms; as well as celebrations of vocal wizards Mel Torme, Yma Sumac, and KK Null.
Heavy Heavy Heavy
Geraldo Pino and the Heartbeats - Afro Rock - Kona 02009
Chat about iconoclastic vocalists celebrating birthdays on this date: including Mel Torme, the 'Velvet Fog', born in Chicago 1925; Yma Sumac, the "Incan Princess", born in Callao, Peru 1922; and Kazuyuki Kishino, 'KK Null", founder of ANP and Zeni Geva, born Tokyo 1961.
Early Autumn
Mel Torme - Mel Torme at the Red Hill - Atlantic 01962
Let Me Hear You
Yma Sumac - Miracles - Roundtable 02011 (re 01972)
Zeni Geva - Freedom Bondage - Alternative Tentacles 01995
Yma Sumac - Miracles - Roundtable 02011 (re 01972)
Autumn in New York
Mel Torme - Songs of New York - Atlantic 01983
You're Driving me Crazy
Mel Torme - Gene Norman Presents Mel Torme At the Crescendo - Vogue Coral 01957
Descriptors for chocolate #1: velvety, impetuous, not hard-core. An incorrect guess on the flavour. Lady Mary falls behind in her chocolate identification duties. Two degrees of separation between Yma and Mel noted. Recommendation to check out KK Null's new project, electronic Cryptozoon X, just released today. And with that, we turn to Sammy Davis, Jr., to introduce our chocolatey mega-set...
The Candy Man
Sammy Davis Jr - It's a Musical World - MGM 01972
Chocolate City
Parliament - Chocolate City - Casablanca 01975
Double Chocolate Malted
Jonathan Richman - It's Time For - Upside 01986
Cigarettes and Chocolate Milk
Rufus Wainwright - Poses - Dreamworks 02001 Canadian
What do you think of the pairing of chocolate with tobacco? One Yes and one No from your hosts. Orange and chocolate bar correctly ID'ed, and some analysis of the smashable Christmas orange as the best chocolate/orange combo...
More Songs about Chocolate and Girls
The Undertones - Hypnotised - Sire 01980
Feed Yourself
Rheostatics - The Blue Hysteria - Cargo 01997 Canadian
Love for Sale
Talking Heads - True Stories - WB/Sire 01986
Egg Cream
Lou Reed - Set the Twilight Reeling - WB 01996
Elvis Costello - Blood and Chocolate - Columbia 01986
Identification of ginger/chocolate bar; discussion of proportionality and the fact that two great tastes do not always taste great together. Mention of on the myths, and gender and aboriginal realities in the story of Laura Ingersoll Secord. Question: how do you think philanthropist Milton Hershey would feel about his company's reliance on West African child, and unpaid imported student intern labour?
Chocolate Boy
Guided by Voices - Let's Go Eat the Factory - Fire 02012
Chocolate River
The Seeds - Fallin off the Edge - GNP 01977
I Wanna Eat Choco-Bars
Shonen Knife - Pretty Little Baka Guy - Subversive 01986
Chocolate Synthesizer
Boredoms - Chocolate Synthesizer - WEA 01994
Oompa-Loompa- Doompadee-Doo
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory - Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (and other *Sweet* Songs) - AA Records 01976
The Time - Chocolate (Maxi-Single) - Paisley Park 01990
Chocolate (Choco-Choco)
Soul Control - Chocolate (Choco-Choco) - Empire Musicwerks 01995
Do I Do
Stevie Wonder - The Original Musiquarium - Motown 01982
Conversation about chocolate music and/or chocolate in the morning. Thanks to all who tuned in, including all contributors with suggestions for our playlist. Keep 'em coming here on the playsheet. We leave you with the mystery of which Heavy Friend experienced the Laura Secord High? Tune in next week, when this and other mysteries may be revealed....
Diamonds in the Mine
Leonard Cohen - Songs of Love and Hate - Columbia 01978 Canadian
Chocolate Sundae #1
Oscar Peterson - 7" - Verve Canadian
Interactive CKCU
Alex Trebel
Heavy Jeopardy Daily Double: This Heavy Friend, who doesn't even really do dairy, is a graduate of a high school named after one of tonight's celebrated chocolatiers.

7:31 AM, September 13th, 2014
Hi Lady Mary! Another good choclatey-related song is "Love for Sale" by Talking Heads, because the video features them being covered in chocolate then eaten! Really like your show and looking forward to the chocolate tunes tonight! ;D

6:06 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Which Heavy Friend attended Laura Secord High? What's your favourite chocolate song or chocolate experience? Let us know at 613-520-2528, or chime in here...

8:09 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Emma, glad you enjoy the show! and thanks for the TH vote, we brought that flavor along...

8:11 PM, September 13th, 2014
Hot Chocolate Boy by Beat Happening Hot Chocolate by Shonen Knife I hope the dedicated folks at the Folkfest have some hot chocolate handy! Brrrr!

8:16 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
Hey Ian, great picks! we brought some Shonen Knife, will try to get it in for you! yeah, hope there's some high calorie treats for those fffffolkfestivalling!

8:20 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mars Bars by the Undertones At work, rest or play!

8:21 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
We have some Undertones cued up in the queue for you Ian...

8:30 PM, September 13th, 2014
You're welcome! This "Candy Man" song is really cute, by the way! :D Thank you, Mary!

8:31 PM, September 13th, 2014
Silver Streak with Gene Wilder and Richard Pryor, filmed at Union Station in Toronto.

8:51 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
ah yes, Silver Streak! glad someone remembers the 70s!

9:04 PM, September 13th, 2014
Cigarettes & chocolates by Rufus w

9:09 PM, September 13th, 2014
SO AWESOME to hear the True Stories movie version of "Love For Sale" on the radio!!!

9:10 PM, September 13th, 2014
Mary MacKinnon (host)
a great pick Gilles, hope you enjoyed it!

9:10 PM, September 13th, 2014
Beer towel,,,, ha ha?

9:12 PM, September 13th, 2014
Yes, LFS video is directly taken from the True Stories movie. LOVE LOVE LOVE that movie, it's cool, it's multipurpose! <3

9:24 PM, September 13th, 2014
I know it's too late for the show but "Chocolate Bubblegum" by the Wild Swans is always a treat

12:25 AM, September 15th, 2014
Lady Mary
oh yeah, bill, that would've fit well in the show!

8:10 AM, September 15th, 2014
Lady Mary
Oh, a suggestion to also check out Steve Kirkland's show from September 13, where we did an early takeover and played some teaser tracks about candies.... also because Steve's show prior to that point was VERY TASTY.

9:04 AM, September 15th, 2014
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