No longer must you wait to be informed of what were the best albums released this year; the long awaited, highly revered Operation Manatee Music Prize is finally here! Because I went a little nuts with this list last year, and because 2016 saw so damned many good albums compared to this year, I’ve dialedContinue reading “OPERATION MANATEE MUSIC PRIZE 2017: THE LONG LIST”
There is a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in. (Cohen) This has been a fucked up year for music. We weren’t ready for Bowie to go, we didn’t see it coming with Prince, we thought Sharon Jones had it beat… Even with the old-timers – part of me thought Leonard Cohen wouldContinue reading “OPERATION MANATEE MUSIC PRIZE 2016: THE LONG LIST”
There are probably better times to be posting this than right before the show, but hey! Once a Manatee… Tune in tonight from 11:00 PM to midnight for what will almost certainly be the best OpMan since last week!
It’s that show you know and love: the one that’s on every Tuesday from 11:00 to midnight, effectively making it the only live radio broadcast in Regina at that time of day: the show that not only stops wars, but rekindles the fire in marriages, reunites long-lost pen pals, finds your lost remote, buys youContinue reading “Operation Manatee #26: Play All Your Records Backwards”
This week, Cory and Chris talk a bit about and play tracks related to the 2013 Junos in Regina. They also manage to include a Nine Inch Nails cover by Devo.
1. Victor Wooten – Sword And Stone / Words And Tones 2. Christine Leakey – Tapping Trees In A Trinket Box Full Of Treasure 3. Scott Walker – Bish Bosch 4. Deerhoof – Breakup Song 5. ΞLə☪ŧrɹ¡ᑦ ∑gビᑭ⏄ – Exotica