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Wednesday Special Blend
Wednesday January 17th, 2024 with tic
# 992.

Hour 1, 7-8 a.m.

Local Ottawa Soul-Funk collective, The Commotions, features some of Canada's top Soul & Jazz musicians. Their musical director and saxophonist, Brian Asselin, is a former member of Motown's Funk Brothers - the backing band for almost all of Motown's recordings. In celebration of their 10th anniversary as a band, The Commotions have just released their latest album, "Volume III" - a high energy dose of all original, Motown-to-Disco era musical mastery, shimmering with the electric power of real instruments.

Ottawa Album Release Show:
The Bronson Centre
Saturday, January 20 2024 - 7:00pm
The Tra-La-La Song
Pound Shop Boys - single
Mood Pills
The Dream Eaters - single Canadian New
Hey Allie
Autogramm - Music That Humans Can Play - Stomp Records Canadian New
Operation Cue
Area Resident - Orgone Canadian New
Unholy War
Jacob Banks - Need For Speed: Payback
The Time Is Now
The Commotions - Volume III Canadian New
Positive People - Positive People Canadian New
Brittlestar - 17 Jan 24 Canadian New
Hour 2, 8-9 a.m.

San Francisco Poop Map A
I Run
Shop Window - Daysdream New
Red Tape
Cam Blake - single Canadian New
Don't Give up on us
David Soul - David Soul
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
Granville - The Expanse - The Collector’s Edition
Queens Park - Too Kind to Kill My Darlings
Highway Star Belter Version
Highway Star Belter Version - The Expanse - The Collector’s Edition
Ramblings of a Lunatic
Bears In Trees - I Want to Feel Chaotic
The Kinks - Lola Versus Powerman and the Moneygoround, Part One
Hour 2.5, 9-9:30 a.m.

If you want to hear ambient noises—rain, thunder, wind, water, fire, forests, traffic, trains, arcades, planes, you know—check out Ambiphone, the latest single-serving site dedicated to this oddly recurring purpose. You can layer ambiences, and add "binaural beats" with theta waves and brown noise and what-have-you.
ER TURAN - single
Mighty Quinn
Manfred Mann - Mighty Garvey!
Bakers Duz'n - Vol. 1 Canadian New
Interactive CKCU
Saturday morning kids TV in the UK was always The Banana Splits, Arabian Knights and then Champion the wonder horse good times.

7:06 AM, January 17th, 2024
congrats to Stephen and Glenn

7:53 AM, January 17th, 2024
Thanks for playing The Shop Window song, the whole album is brilliant.

8:26 AM, January 17th, 2024
I always loved the cover of Don't Give Up US by UK band Ahab -

8:28 AM, January 17th, 2024
tic (host)
@Mark... now I'm going into a rabbit hole about Champion the Wonder Horse! Thanks for listening!

8:30 AM, January 17th, 2024
poop and pee map for ottawa toilettes a la public:

8:48 AM, January 17th, 2024
Enjoying your show this morning. Diggin' the funk.

9:28 AM, January 17th, 2024
tic (host)
@ Dolly. That is so cool. I will mention it on upcoming show. Thanks!

9:57 AM, January 17th, 2024
Had to miss the show live this morning but will catch up!

7:14 PM, January 17th, 2024