Thursday, December 25, 2014

Pop Rocket Christmas Special


The Sesame Street Christmas Special - Opening Theme
Donny Hathaway - This Christmas
Darlene Love - White Christmas
The Raveonettes - The Christmas Song
Eldon Rathburn - Winter Interlude
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Skating
Arthur Lyman - Winter Wonderland
The Orchids - Christmas is the time to be with your baby
Duke Ellington - Overture, from the Nutcracker Suite
Lon Chaney - Yuletide Jerk
Booker T and the MGs - We wish you a merry Christmas

Toronto Childrens' Choir - Coventry Carol
The Icelandic National Broadcasting Service - Nativity (read by Björk Guðmundsdóttir 1976)
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Merry Christmas Mr Lawrence
North Sea Radio Orchestra - O Come O Come Emmanuel
Gino Vanelli - Christmas Eve (excerpt)
Symphony Nova Scotia - Wassail Wassail
David Bowie / Bing Crosby - Little Drummer Boy
Betty Lloyd - Snowflakes

Saturday's Children - Christmas Sounds
Sam Lloyd - Christmas Carol
The Only Ones - Silent Night
John Cale - A Child's Christmas in Wales
Van - Every day is like a holiday
Bee Gees - Thank you for Christmas
Harry Nilsson - Remember Christmas
Chilly Gonzales - Amellodie
John Williams - Theme from Home Alone

Thursday, December 11, 2014

December 11, 2014


Montreal Synthesizer Orchestra - Disco Melody of 77
Yukihiro Takahashi - Drip Dry Eyes
Tears for Fears - Mad World
Electric Youth - She's Sleeping
Naffi - Take me in your Car
Yves Daoust - Mi bemol

Walter Carlos: Switched on Bach Selections from Suite No. 2 in B Minor
Yukihiro Takahashi - Something in the Air
Cherrelle - When You Look in my Eyes
Electric Youth - a Real Hero
Agor - Golden Train Express
Giorgio Moroder - From Here to Eternity

Thursday, December 4, 2014

December 4, 2014



Yvan Landry - Crepuscule (background)
Relax
Air - La Femme D'argent
Pierro Umiliani and His Orchestra & Helen Merrill - Dawn (Smog soundtrack)
Bowry Electric - Freedom Fighter
Ryan Hemsworth - Faith in Something (background)
Thomas - (Without so much as a ) Thank You
Alexander O'Neal - If you were here tonight

Koushik - [Untitled Track]
The Lightning Seeds - You Showed Me
Longpigs - The Frank Sonata
Primal Scream - Out of the Void
Aidan Baker - Liminoid (Part III)
Elastica - My Sex
Yvan Landry - Cafe au lait (background)

Thursday, November 20, 2014

November 20, 2014


The 1989 show
Luc De Larochelliere - Amere America
The Stone Roses - I Wanna Be Adored
The Grapes of Wrath - All the Things I Wasn't
Das Nichtage - If you were still around
Quebec's Metropolis Nightclub (promo)
Kon Kan - I Beg Your Parden (I never Promised you a Rose Garden)
Frankie Knuckles - Your Love

The MacLoud Brothers - Insistence
Inner City - Big Fun
brokenpaws & Weep O Mine Eyes - Last Light
The Jesus & Mary Chain - Blues from a Gun
Nine Inch Nails - Down In It
Michael Cooper - Over and Over
Joe Smooth - Promised Land

Thursday, November 13, 2014

November 13, 2014

Chobo - Tingkle Away
Ian Brown - My Star
The Space Lady - Major Tom
Moe Koffman - Saturn
Brave Radar - Cool Comet
Comet Gain - I close my eyes to think of God
Spitula Clark - Hey Man did you see that Spaceship? 
Supergrass - Jesus Came from Outta Space
Guitar Red - Disco from a Space Show

Mr Oizo - Desktop
Lou Reed - Satellite of Love
Hobo Cubes - Saturn Discovery
The Brian Jonestown Massacre - Stairway To the Best Party in the Universe
Stuart Saturn Universe - Light Wind
Brian Eno - Deep Blue Day
Primal Scream - Space Blues #2

Thursday, November 6, 2014

November 6, 2014

Perfume Tree - Flooded (Ocean Floor Mix - background)
Le Choeur des Femmes de L'Orchestre de Montreal - The Planets, Op. 32 No 7: Neptune, The Mystic
Russ Garcia with His Choir and Orchestra - Sounds in the Night
Dirty Beaches - Displaced
The Backhomes - Talk
The Future Sound of London - Papua New Guinea
Big Audio Dynamite - E=Mc2
Claude Schryer - Vancouver Soundscape Revisited - Fire
Disco Inferno - Summer's Last Sound
Marine Girls - Fridays
Glenda Collins - Something I've got to tell you
Miles Davis - Generique

Thursday, October 30, 2014

October 30, 2014

Last Ex - Hotel Kiss (background)
Henry Mancini - Experiment in Terror
Unkle feat. Ian Brown - Be There
The Wanderer (NFB film)
Roy Orbison - In Dreams
Cabaret Voltaire - Animation
Dirty Beaches - Night City Theme
Q Lazzarus - Goodbye Horses
Daniel Lanois - Opera
Ashes of Doom (NFB film)
The Naturals - The Mummy
Sergio Barroso - La Fiesta (1989)
Curve - Clipped
CHVRCHES - Lies
Caribou - Our Love
Rene Hall Orchestra - Night Fright
Stevie Nicks - Stand Back

Thursday, October 16, 2014

October 16, 2014


BSDU - Fountain of Dreams
Royksopp and Robyn - Monument
Trust - Are we Arc?
 Strawberry Switchblade - Since Yesterday
The REcords - Starry Eyes
The Nerves - Paper dolls
Lab Coast - for later
Swervedriver - Jesus

Moe Koffman Quartet - comin Home Baby
Kitchen Sink Soundtraks - A Taste of Honey
Claire Francis - But i don't care
The Smiths - Sheila take a bow
Dishwasher - On a limb
Koushik - Lying in the sun
Chapterhouse - Pearl
Last Ex - Hotel Kiss

Thursday, October 9, 2014

October 9, 2014

Some mementos from "The Pop Rocket takes a trip..."

Chorus - Sunrise Symphonia
Underworld - Cowgirl
Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal - Burning Sunset (from Shoka: Japanese Children Songs)
Brave Radar - Message Centre
Jacobites - Hearts are like flowers
Gorillaz - Empire Ants
Lee Scratch Perry - Mandela Dub
Gal Gracen - Blue Hearts 1
Francoise Hardy - Till the Morning Comes
Ride til Dawn - La Bamba (?)
Cocteau Twins - Carolyn's Fingers
Sounds of Sputnik - Light Scheme (Mind Movies remix)
Echo & the Bunnymen - Angels and Devils
The Jam - Down in the Tube Station at Midnight

Thursday, October 2, 2014

Way Out West October 2, 2014




Bruce Haack - Incantation (Jonti Remix)
The Band - Don't Do It
Roxy Music - Prairie Rose
Ride til Dawn - After dark
Spitula Clark - Love
Larry Gus - In Violet Ink (Misprints)
Mucktown Racetrack Band - 
P.P. Arnold - Everything's Gonna Be Alright
Clifford T. Ward - Wherewithal
Les Sultans - Il N'y A Rien Au Monde Que Je Ne Ferais Pas Pour Cette Fille
The Marlees - Caroline
Mattson 2 - Peaks of Yes
Bill Evans Trio - Peace Piece

Thursday, September 18, 2014

(Way Out West) - September 18, 2014


Paul Baillargeon, Dean Morgan - Emmène-moi (inst - from Viens, mon amour)
Burt Bacharach - South American Getaway
Love - The Daily Planet
Wicked Witches - Gut Feelin'
Claude Champagne - Concert pour piano et orchestre - Fiesta
Steve Young - Seven Bridges Road
Shirley Collins - Locks and Bolts
Olina Asgeirsson Struthers - A Song of Summer (Icelandic)
Syngja - Activity
The Knife - Bird (Shaken Up Version)
E Grenga / C Lawry / D Stevens - Technomobile No. 2
Pinky Winters - Little Girl Blue
Yusef Lateef - Love Theme from Spartacus
Orchestre Sympnohique De Montreal - Burning Sunset
Daniel Lanois - Opera
Cornel Campbell and Eternals - Queen of the Minstrel

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Way Out West, September 11, 2014



Stephane Venne - Attention la vie est court
The War On Drugs - Under the Pressure
Felt - Rain of Crystal Spires
White Poppies - Beach Fire
Skip Spence - Little Hands
Bob Carpenter -  Silent passage
The Charlatans - Tell everyone
Jennifer Castle - Sailing away
Leonard Cohen - A bunch of lonesome heroes
R. Dean Taylor - Loves your name
P.P. Arnold - Life is but nothing
Mecca Normal - I Walk Alone
Eddy Current Supression Ring - Which Way to Go
Public Image Ltd. - Bad Night
Total Control - Glass