The Wild 10 Countdown for March 27, 2013


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The end of March edition of the Wild 10 Countdown has Gold & Youth on the top spot. As mentioned on the audio that it’s been on the current listening rotation. It’s still an addicting track full of 80s new wave and electronica being blended.
The new entries for this week are Gianna Lauren and Maestro Fresh Wes. Lauren is releasing her new EP, On Personhood on April 2nd and the new track by Maestro Fresh Wes was released several weeks ago and will be on his upcoming album, Orchestrated Noise. Plus, there hasn’t been any new Hip-Hop tracks on the countdown recently.
Suuns returns to the Wild 10 as they created some buzz from Canadian Music Week.
Here’s the top 10 list;

1. Jewel – Gold & Youth
2. Headphones – Mounties
3. Home – Austra
4. The Sinking of the Greenhill Park – The Matinee
5. Chasing The Sunlight – Imaginary Cities
6. Wonderkind – Language Arts
7. In Two/In Two II – Blue Hawaii
8. 2020 – Suuns
9. Stranger – Maestro Fresh Wes featuring Saukrates
10. Anchor Down – Gianna Lauren
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The Wild 10 Countdown for March 13, 2013

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This week’s edition of the countdown has bands down in Austin, Texas for SXSW. Aside from that, the new entries for this week’s countdown has Gold & Youth, Austra, and Imaginary Cities as those bands will be releasing new albums in the next few months. This week’s number one entry is Montreal’s Blue Hawaii. Blue Hawaii has been getting good reviews and their music is similar to the style of Grimes and Purity Ring.
Here’s the top 10 for this week.

1. Sierra Lift – Blue Hawaii
2. Something To Me – Data Romance
3. This Town – The Matinee
4.Minor Work – Sunns
5. Headphones – Mounties
6. Home – Austra [New]
7. Chasing The Sunset – Imaginary Cities [New]
8. Desire 126 – Hollerado
9. O My Love – Two Hours Traffic
10. Jewel – Gold & Youth [New]
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The Wild 10 Countdown for March 6, 2013

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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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The Wild 10 Countdown for January 23, 2013

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On this week’s edition of the Wild 10 Countdown, a new number one has bumped off Hollerado. It’s been awhile that an Ottawa band has taken the top spot. I decided to put Hilotrons as the new album is fast approaching.
Other new entries on the countdown are The Matinee and Leif Vollebekk. Both will have albums releasing in February.
Crystal Castles, the only 2012 holdout on this week’s countdown recently released a new music video.
Born Ruffians have announced the title to their forthcoming album to be called Birthmarks.

Here’s the top 10;
1. Venus At Your Back Door – Hilotrons (First Week at #1)

2. Edie’s Dream – Suuns

3. With Her Shadow – Born Ruffians

4. Pick Me Up – Hollerado

5. Rainy Saturday – Hayden

6. Wait Up For You – The Belle Game

7. Sad Eyes – Crystal Castles

8. Islands – We Were Lovers

9. Off The Main Drag – Leif Vollebekk

10. Young & Lazy – The Matinee

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The Wild 10 Countdown for January 16, 2013

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This week’s countdown has a couple of new tracks for 2013. New entries from the likes of Hayden, The Belle Game, We Were Lovers, Born Ruffians, and Woodpigeon.
In other news, Aidan Knight has announced his Ontario tour for February.
For the second week on the top spot, it’s still Hollerado.
Here’s the top 10 list for January 16th.

1. Pick Me Up – Hollerado (Second week at #1)
2. Edie’s Dream – Suuns
3. Venus At Your Back Door – Hilotrons
4. With Her Shadow – Born Ruffians
5. A Mirror – Aidan Knight
6. Old Dreams – Hayden
7. Telepath – Crystal Castles
8. Wait Up For You – The Belle Game
9. Red Rover, Red Rover – Woodpigeon
10. Islands – We Were Lovers

The Wild 10 Countdown for January 9, 2013

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Apology for all the delays in posting up the top 10 as I have been bogged down. This is the first countdown of 2013. What a way to start the new year with several tracks from 2012. The start of the new start for the countdown had leftovers from the last year as I was listening to several year-end/best of 2012 music shows during the holidays.
Number one on the top spot is Hollerado as they will be releasing their sophomore album called White Paint. It will be out in February. Returnees on the top 10 are Metric, Cadence Weapon, Grimes, and Diamond Rings as they have been played during the holidays.
Here’s the top 10 for the first of 2013.

1. Pick Me Up – Hollerado (First week at #1)
2. Sad Eyes – Crystal Castles
3. Edie’s Dream – Suuns
4. Put Me On – Diamond Rings
5. A Mirror – Aidan Knight
6. Runaway Heart – Hilotrons
7. Conditioning – Cadence Weapon
8. Oblivion – Grimes
9. The Day You Die – Lindi Ortega
10. Breathing Underwater – Metric