Posted tagged ‘Alberta election’

The History of Punk Radio Show #30


Here’s the History of Punk Playlist on CJSR from 4 May, when we looked at generational continuity, politics, and Edmonton’s Dead Venues!

Dead Venues

1. Billy Bragg and Wilco (Mermaid Avenue) – “Union Prayer”
2. Kim Fowley (LA) – “Is America Dead?”
3. Hüsker Dü (Saint Paul) – “8 Miles High”
4. DOA (Vancouver) – “Communication Breakdown”
5. Ramones (NYC) – “Judy is a Punk”
6. Jr. Gone Wild (Edmonton) – “Why I Hate the 60s”
7. The James T. Kirks (Edmonton) – “StingWray”
8. Wednesday Night Heroes (Edmonton) – “Our Common Struggle”
9. Mad Bombers Society (Edmonton) – “You Can’t Dance”
10. The Frank (Blackfalds) – “What a Sight”
11. Nirvana (Seattle) – “Aneurysm” (Live at Reading)
12. The Subhumans (Vancouver) – “Death to the Sickoids”


Top 5 things to remember when voting in the Alberta Election


1. Even Ayn Rand died on social security.

2. You might be healthy now, but what happens if one day you aren’t?

3. There is a difference between free speech and condoning hatred.

4. When it comes to the planet, Science is a pretty reputable field.

5. Schools need $300 way more than you need a night at the pub.