Happy 4th of July!
On No Filter, I played some picks of bands and singers perfomring at the 2016 Ottawa RBC Bluesfest happening from July 7 to 17th.
This was mostly for the first week.
Also on the show, I played 16 tracks for the best albums of 2016 so far.
Have a listen to the show.
Ottawa Bluesfest picks for the first week.
- Peter Bjorn and John – What You Talking About? / Young Folks
- Cœur de Pirate – Carry On
- The Head and the Heart – All We Ever Knew
- Boy and Bear – Where’d You Go (Acoustic)
- Son Little – All Wet
- The Tallest Man On Earth – Time of the Blue
- Tor Miller – Baby Blue
- Half Moon Run – Devil May Care
- Pup – My Life Is Over & I Couldn’t Be Happier
Best Albums of 2016 so far… (In no particular order)
- Basia Bulat – Good Advice
- Japanese Breakfast – Jane Cum
- Andy Shauf – The Magician
- Greys – No Star
- Radiohead – Glass Eyes
- Wet – Deadwater
- St. Lucia – Love Somebody
- Suuns – Paralyzer
- Aidan Knight – Each Other
- You Say Party! – Ignorance
- Wild Nothing – Life of Pause
- Holy Fuck – Sabbatics
- Hooded Fang – Shallow
- Casey Mecija – This War Is More Than Us
- Braids – Trophies for Paradox
- The Range – Copper Wire from Potential