Lots of new music to draw your bird to
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Turns out all the music on today's show are from new releases (or at least the most recent release).
Happy Draw A Bird Day! Have you noticed how many birds grace the covers of albums? I thought I should at least participate, so here's my crude attempt I whipped up in a few minutes using my extremely-basic Paint program:
That is one SAD looking bird. With a wormgut, no less. I'm sure you can do better... email me yours and I'll put them up here, like Maureen in Chilliwack did:
"a baby eaglet, before fledging" - thanks Maureen!
The Weepies start off with a tune from their newest Be My Thrill album, then to brand new music from Exene Cervenka (who will be a part of the new Blackie & The Rodeo Kings album in June).
Also, Vancouver's The Reckoners will be holding a Japan relief benefit concert tonight at the Helm, and we end with another brand new track from the new Spoons album - yes, the same Spoons! It's been 21 years since their last. It makes The Tick happy: