The Wild 10 Countdown for June 5, 2013

I Love You Said The Whale

It’s a new month and we’re half way through 2013.
Said The Whale takes the top spot for another week as the I Love You EP got released this week. Their EP is a sneak peak to their upcoming full length album. The new entry this is Majical Cloudz and making a return to the top 10 is Austra as the sophomore album, Olympia will be out soon.
Jasper by Louise Burn got released as the second single to her upcoming album to be out in July, The Midnight Mass.
Here’s the top 10.
1. Barbara-Ann – Said The Whale
2. Jasper – Louise Burns
3. Scorekeeper – Michael Feuerstack
4. Jewel – Gold & Youth
5. Never Minding – Hooded Fang
6. Somewhere We Belong – Bravestation
7. Water Under The Bridge – Imaginary Cities
8. Forgive Me – Austra
9. With Her Shadow – Born Ruffians
10. Bugs Don’t Buzz – Majical Cloudz

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The Wild 10 Countdown for May 29, 2013

I Love You Said The Whale

To end off the final week of May’s edition of the Wild 10 Countdown. Said The Whale takes the top spot as their upcoming EP, I Love You comes out on June 4th. What I forgot to mention on the podcast was the EP being considered the Summer listening or theme for 2013.
The only new entry for this week on the countdown is Imaginary Cities as their new album, Fall of Romance, officially got released.
Here’s the top 10 list

1. I Love You – Said The Whale
2. Flowers In The City – Michael Feuerstack
3. Little Wild Love – Gold & Youth
4. Emeralds Shatter – Louise Burns
5. Hero Brother – Sarah Neufeld
6. Bye Bye Land – Hooded Fang
7. Too Soaked To Break – Born Ruffians
8. Somewhere We Belong – Bravestation
9. Bread & Cheese (featuring Black Bear) – A Tribe Called Red
10. Sooner or Later – Imaginary Cities

The Wild 10 Countdown for May 22, 2013

Credit: Michelle Ford

Credit: Michelle Ford

It’s a short week as the Victoria Day weekend has gone and went.
For another week, Gold & Youth is still number one of the Wild 10 Countdown. As for the new entries this week, they are A Tribe Called Red and Bravestation.
Here’s the top 10 list;

1. Quarters – Gold & Youth
2. I Love You – Said The Whale
3. Emeralds Shatter – Louise Burns
4. Flowers In The City – Michael Feuerstack
5. So Slow – Born Ruffians
6. Hero Brother – Sarah Neufeld
7. Graves – Hooded Fang
8. I Can’t Stand It – Maylee Todd
9. Somewhere We Belong – Bravestation (New entry)
10. Bread & Cheese (featuring Black Bear) – A Tribe Called Red

The Wild 10 Countdown for May 15, 2013

Credit: Michelle Ford

Credit: Michelle Ford

As the Victoria Day long weekend approaches, this week’s Wild 10 Countdown got a new number one song. Beyond Wilderness by Gold & Youth is their debut full length album. It got released this week and it takes the top spot as they band is getting some attention lately. If you love 80s new wave influence, the album is for you.
New entries this week are Sarah Neufeld and Hooded Fang.
Here’s the top 10 for this week;

1. Time To Kill – Gold & Youth
2. New Summer – Young Galaxy
3. Golden Promises – Born Ruffians
4. I Love You – Said The Whale
5. Emeralds Shatter – Louise Burns
6. Wait Up For You – The Belle Game
7. I Can’t Stand It – Maylee Todd
8. Flowers In The City – Michael Feuerstack
9. Graves – Hooded Fang
10. Hero Brother – Sarah Neufeld

The Wild 10 Countdown for May 8, 2013

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A very short summary for the entry this week.
Young Galaxy returns to the top spot because it’s fitting that Ottawa was having Summer like temperatures for the past week.
The only new entry on the Wild 10 Countdown this week is Michael Feuerstack as he’s no longer going by the snailhouse name. He released the new album, Tambourine Death Bed.
Here’s the top 10 for the May 8th edition;

1. New Summer – Young Galaxy
2. Wait Up For You – The Belle Game
3. Baby’s Got It – Maylee Todd
4. Needle – Born Ruffians
5. I Love You – Said The Whale
6. Emeralds Shatter – Louise Burns
7. City of Quartz – Gold & Youth
8. Destroy – In-Flight Safety
9. Story of the Flood – Chris Ho
10. Bones In The River – Michael Feuerstack

The Wild 10 Countdown for May 1, 2013

Photo by Vanessa Heins

Photo by Vanessa Heins

It’s a new month and for the second week at the top spot, it’s the Born Ruffians. Birthmarks has been out for more than a week and the band got some plays on various radio show.
The new entries for this week are Aidan Knight and Louise Burns.
Congratulations goes out to Chris Ho as he won for Island Songwriter of the Year for the Vancouver Island Music Awards. I made an error in saying festival on the audio podcast, my apologies.
Here’s the top 10 and the other songs played on the podcast (the audio will be posted on the main blog before 6pm, Eastern time).

The Wild 10 Countdown – Top 10 List
1.  Permanent Hesitation – Born Ruffians
2. New Summer – Young Galaxy
3. Wait Up For You – The Belle Game
4. I Tried – Maylee Todd.
5. Destroy – In-Flight Safety
6. Story of the Flood – Chris Ho
7. I Love You – Said The Whale
8. Emeralds Shatter – Louise Burns (New entry)
9. Jewel – Gold & Youth
10. Telecommunicate – Aidan Knight (New entry)
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The Wild 10 Countdown for April 24, 2013

Photo by Vanessa Heins

Photo by Vanessa Heins

As April comes to an end and a co-host leaving (read the main blog), Born Ruffians takes the top spot on the Wild 1o. Birthmarks was released the previous week and it has been getting plays on shows and activity on social media and blogs. The only new entry for this week is Said The Whale as they released a track from their upcoming EP called I Love You.
Got to give a shout out to The Kostanzas from Toronto. They’re an up and coming rock band, so check them. I didn’t expect my departing co-host mentioned the lead singer being on The Strombo Show.
After the top 10, Candice and myself picked out a bunch of new tracks from the likes of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, MGMT and The National as there’s hype and excitement of new materials from these bands.
Here’s the top 10 and the playlist for the podcast.

1. Cold Pop – Born Ruffians
2. New Summer – Young Galaxy
3. Story of the Flood – Chris Ho
4. Blame Fiction – The Belle Game
5. Did Everything I Could – Maylee Todd
6. Destroy – In-Flight Safety
7. Love Your Money – The Kostanzas
8. Jewel – Gold & Youth
9. I Love You – Said The Whale (New entry)
10. Baptism – We Are The City
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The Wild 10 Countdown for March 6, 2013

Image Du Futur Suuns

We’re now on to March and this week’s top spot on the Wild 10 is Montreal’s Suuns as their album, Images Du Futur got released. Their second album is the follow up to the debut LP, Zeroes, QC.
The only debut on this week’s top 10 is Mounties with their single, Headphones.
Here’s the top 10 list for this week.

1. Bambi – Suuns
2. Yours To Keep – Blue Hawaii
3. Guard – Data Romance
4. On Our Own – The Matinee
5. Too Much To Handle – Hollerado
6. Off The Main Drag – Leif Vollebekk
7. Ready For A Look – Two Hours Traffic
8. Fall For You – Young Galaxy
9. Needle – Born Ruffians
10. Headphones – Mounties
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The Wild 10 Countdown for February 27-28, 2013

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There was a delay to posting the top 10 and the podcast as Ottawa got walloped by heavy snowfall. This week’s number one is Hollerado as they return to the top spot. White Paint, their second studio album got released this week and the band returns to the top spot because of it.
Let’s get to the top 10 list and the various tracks played on the show.

1. So It Goes – Hollerado
2. Holocene City – Suuns
3. Just Between You and Me – Daniel Romano
4. Daisy – Blue Hawaii
5. Fall For You – Young Galaxy
6. Needle – Born Ruffians
7. Read My Mind – Leif Vollebekk
8. Magic – Two Hours Traffic
9. She’s Been High – Data Romance
10. Who Stoned The Roses – The Matinee
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The Wild 10 Countdown for February 20, 2013

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It’s the birthday edition of WildWorks. This week’s Wild 10 Countdown said goodbye to two popular artists. Tegan and Sara and Hayden were bumped off the countdown to make way for Justin Rutledge and a returnee, Suuns.
This week’s number one track is Born Ruffians as they released the second single to their upcoming album, Birthmarks. It will be out on April 16th.
After the countdown, myself and Candice play some of the Ottawa bands who are participating in CBC Music’s Searchlight contest.
Here’s the top 10 list and the other songs that were played in this set of the show.

1. Needle – Born Ruffians (1st Week)
2. Fall For You – Young Galaxy
3. Just Between You and Me – Daniel Romano
4. Daisy – Blue Hawaii
5. Bambi – Suuns
6. Mule In The Flowers – The Weather Station featuring Baby Eagle
7. Too Much to Handle – Hollerado
8. Southern United States – Leif Vollebekk
9. Magic – Two Hours Traffic
10. Kapuskasing Coffee – Justin Rutledge
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