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The Bear Necessities: All playlists

Date Host Highlight On Demand
Feb. 13, 2024 Lester Bear Radios Appear
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Jan. 30, 2024 Lester Bear Bear Track in Country!! Some great Alt Country tunes today!!
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Jan. 16, 2024 Lester Bear Let The Monkey Drive
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Jan. 2, 2024 Lester Bear This is Where I Get off and Good friends we have lost along the way....Legendary artists who passed away in 2023.
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Dec. 19, 2023 Lester Bear Fresh Fish Special
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Dec. 5, 2023 Lester Bear Shakin' All Over and Washington Bullets
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Nov. 21, 2023 Lester Bear The Light, The Void and Everything - New Tracks.
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Nov. 7, 2023 Lester Bear CKCU first went on the air in 1975 - and as we do sometimes, we pick a random year in rock’n’roll and play songs from that time - so to honour that time when CKCU went live , we will be featuring music from 1975
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Oct. 24, 2023 Lester Bear Mummers...Guisers...Soul-Cakes...All Hallows Eve and Rock’n’Roll today. Featuring songs by Rush, Suicide, New Model Army, Sisters of Mercy, Expanda Fuzz, the Brains and much more!!
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Oct. 10, 2023 Lester Bear Re-Run The first half of today's show features projects that Tom Morello is involved with, such as Prophets of Rage, Rage Against the Machine, Idles, Alex Lifeson and much more!!
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Sep. 26, 2023 Lester Bear Music for Indigenous Day
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Sep. 12, 2023 Lester Bear Rock'n'Roll comfort food: Covers
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Aug. 15, 2023 Lester Bear Once Were Brothers
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Aug. 1, 2023 Lester Bear Shaking the Foundations
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Jul. 18, 2023 Lester Bear Today we are playing a Re-Run from 2022
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Jul. 4, 2023 Lester Bear Late Afternoon Train to SKAville!!
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Jun. 6, 2023 Lester Bear One Nation Underdogs
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May. 23, 2023 Lester Bear Shaking The Cage
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May. 9, 2023 Lester Bear Rock'n'Roll Factory
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Apr. 25, 2023 Lester Bear In Spite Of Ourselves
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Apr. 11, 2023 Lester Bear Beware the Clown
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Mar. 28, 2023 Lester Bear Rockin' The Joint Vol 2. 1960-1964
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Mar. 14, 2023 Lester Bear Skull Creek Logger
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Feb. 28, 2023 Lester Bear Bear Crossing Vol. 3
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Feb. 14, 2023 Lester Bear Bear Crossing - Today's show we feature tunes from Sunny War, The La's, Gilla Band, Sloan, Tokyo Police Club and much more!!
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Jan. 31, 2023 Lester Bear Rockin' The Joint - 1950's (mostly 55-59)
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Jan. 17, 2023 Lester Bear Paranoid Convoy (Re-Run)
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Jan. 3, 2023 Lester Bear The Fish Needs A Bike
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Dec. 20, 2022 Lester Bear Covering Your Tracks
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Dec. 6, 2022 Lester Bear Fall Releases
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Nov. 22, 2022 Lester Bear The Queen and Tequila (Re-Run)
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Nov. 8, 2022 Lester Bear Birth of An Accidental Hipster
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Oct. 25, 2022 Lester Bear Whistling Past The Graveyard
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Oct. 11, 2022 Lester Bear What to do in 1992.....
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Sep. 27, 2022 Lester Bear Remember Me: A National Day of Remembrance
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Sep. 13, 2022 Lester Bear Bear Crossing Vol. 5
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Aug. 16, 2022 Lester Bear Punky Reggae Party
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Aug. 2, 2022 Lester Bear Conspiranoia
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Jul. 19, 2022 Lester Bear Public Service Announcement!!
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Jul. 5, 2022 Lester Bear Punk Parables
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Jun. 21, 2022 Lester Bear National Indigenous Peoples Day - Electric Pow Wow Drum
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May. 24, 2022 Lester Bear Bear Crossing Vol 4
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May. 10, 2022 Lester Bear This Is Pop - Power Pop 1978
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Apr. 26, 2022 Lester Bear Cover Your Tracks Vol.2...
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Apr. 12, 2022 Lester Bear In Spite of Ourselves
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Mar. 15, 2022 Lester Bear ...Before the Devil Knows You're Dead
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Mar. 1, 2022 Lester Bear Paranoid Convoy
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Feb. 1, 2022 Lester Bear Hogwash and Balderdash
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Jan. 18, 2022 Lester Bear Bear Crossing Vol. 3
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Dec. 21, 2021 Lester Bear Snoops' Punk Rock Christmas!!
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Dec. 7, 2021 Lester Bear New Reels!! Just received a new shipment of Brand New Releases
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Nov. 9, 2021 Lester Bear On My Radio - Rock'n'Roll Radio
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Oct. 26, 2021 Lester Bear On All Hallows Eve
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Oct. 12, 2021 Lester Bear Serving up a Slice of the Eighties Vol 1.
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Sep. 28, 2021 Lester Bear Rumble: Indians that Rock the world!
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Aug. 31, 2021 Lester Bear Best Seat In the House: Live Show
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Aug. 17, 2021 Son of Bazerk Today's show we will be visiting the Hip Hop scene in the early 90's - A Tribe Called Quest, Beastie Boys, Maestro Fresh Wes, Run DMC, Urban Dance Squad, Dream Warriors and much more!!
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Aug. 3, 2021 Lester Bear Sound of Sinners or God's Away on Business
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Jul. 6, 2021 Lester Bear Shiftless When Idle: Summer Playlists!!
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Jun. 22, 2021 Lester Bear So What's New?
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May. 25, 2021 Lester Bear No Rhyme No Reason!!
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May. 11, 2021 Lester Bear Fight the Power!! Vol. 2
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Apr. 27, 2021 Lester Bear Keep On Keeping On!! May Day Show - Special Guest Alex Silas of the PSAC
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Apr. 13, 2021 Lester Bear No More Heroes
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Mar. 30, 2021 Lester Bear Loaded for Bear!!
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Mar. 16, 2021 Lester Bear Slugger O'Toole - Celtic Punk Show
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Mar. 2, 2021 Lester Bear That Killer Beat! Last Train to SKAville Vol 2.
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Feb. 16, 2021 Lester Bear Rockin' Bones - Psychobilly
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Feb. 2, 2021 Lester Bear Sandinista! 40 years old this past December
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Jan. 19, 2021 Lester Bear The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle -
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Jan. 5, 2021 Lester Bear The Last Quarter and Some Change
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Dec. 22, 2020 Lester Bear Santa Stole My Whiskey - XMAS Playlist
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Dec. 8, 2020 Lester Bear Postcards from 1996
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Nov. 24, 2020 Lester Bear Bonzo Goes to Electoral College or Predator in Chief
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Nov. 10, 2020 Lester Bear Country Juke Joint
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Oct. 27, 2020 Lester Bear Punk Rocktoberfest
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Sep. 29, 2020 Lester Bear Queen and Tequila - St. Patrick's Day Celebration!
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Sep. 15, 2020 Lester Bear Year 2020
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Sep. 1, 2020 Lester Bear Get Smart!
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Aug. 18, 2020 Lester Bear Taking Cover
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Aug. 4, 2020 Lester Bear The Collaborators (This year's summer blockbuster)
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Jul. 21, 2020 Lester Bear Slow Crisis Moving
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Mar. 3, 2020 Lester Bear Laundry Night In Canada - Songs from Pouzzafest - Where Poutine, Pizza and Punk meet
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Feb. 18, 2020 Lester Bear Post V Day Show with special guest Leila from Expanda Fuzz
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Feb. 4, 2020 Lester Bear I Was Driving a Mercedes in 1980
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Jan. 21, 2020 Lester Bear/Cara Girls Like Me
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Jan. 7, 2020 Lester Bear Got By In the Winter of 79
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Dec. 24, 2019 Lester Bear Thank God It's Not Christmas
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Dec. 10, 2019 Lester Bear Five O'clock Train to SKAville
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Nov. 26, 2019 Lawrence Dunn Filling in for Mister Bear today.
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Nov. 12, 2019 Lester Bear Guest Who's Coming to Dinner!!
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Oct. 29, 2019 Lester Bear Let The Ghoul Times Roll!!
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Oct. 15, 2019 Lawrence Dunn filling in for Lester this week
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Oct. 1, 2019 Lester Bear Much to Discover in the Story Behind the Covers!
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Sep. 17, 2019 Lester Bear Rock 'n' Roll Ghost Walk: Kicking Out The Jams From Michigan 1969 to the East Village NYC 1976
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Sep. 3, 2019 Lester Bear Sharing a Slice of Black Forest
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Aug. 20, 2019 Lester Bear National Capital Pride
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Aug. 6, 2019 Lester Bear The Guillotine - Fight the Power! – Songs That Challenge Authority
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Jul. 23, 2019 Lester Bear Wordsmiths and Storytellers
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Jul. 9, 2019 Lester Bear The Year of the Pig 2019
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Jun. 25, 2019 Lester Bear Cover Your Tracks!!
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Jun. 11, 2019 Lester Bear East and West
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May. 28, 2019 Lester Bear The Blank Generation and Punk 1977 pt. 1
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May. 14, 2019 Lester Bear May the Fourteenth be with you! My daughter Bess and her friend Neil will by my co-hosts today as we play songs from The Libertines, Attack in Black, Arcade Fire, A Wilhelm Scream and more.....
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Apr. 30, 2019 Lester Bear Rock'n'Roll R'n'R…...the Rockabilly Revival of the early eighties.
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Apr. 16, 2019 Lester Bear It Came From Montreal....the Wizardry of OG and more.....
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Apr. 2, 2019 Lester Bear Footloose and fancy free in 1983....
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Mar. 19, 2019 Lester Bear 1982 a Rock'n'Roll Year in Review Some great bands were ending (ie: Clash (Combat rock) , Stiff Little Fingers (Now Then) and the Jam (The Gift)) Some of the most important `second wave` bands released their debuts (or had important transisitonal release
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Mar. 5, 2019 Lawrence Dunn Save the Green!
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Feb. 19, 2019 Lester Bear This week we focus on 1984 and some Indie bands that were laying the groundwork that redefined the genre of Hardcore/​Punk music - there were several important releases from SST Records in 1984: Husker Du’s Zen Arcade; Minutemen’s Double Nickels...and more
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Feb. 5, 2019 Lawrence Dunn Welcome to the First episode!
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Earlier playlists (if any) pre-date online listings