Operation Manatee Music Prize 2019: The Long List

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It’s finally here! The only best album list that truly matters. The Operation Manatee Music Prize Long List.

This was the longest, most involved long list I’ve done. There were 170 albums to choose from. Only 103 made the cut. These are below. The Top 5 albums of 2019 will be posted soon.

Some rules to make it to this list:

  • Must be sonically interesting
  • No singles except full album-length/concept tracks; can be EPs
  • No compilations
  • No reissues

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Operation Manatee #17: What’s Up With Stuff On The Radio?

What type of music do you like to listen to when tuned in to the radio late at night? Cory a Chris try to delve into the whats and whys of late-night radio and just end up playing a bunch of cool tracks for fun.

The Guest Bedroom
The Guest Bedroom

Welcome to Operation Manatee, very likely the only live radio you can hear from 11:00 to midnight in Regina on a Tuesday night. This week, we’re wondering what you’re listening for on the radio when it’s late. Do you like something a little louder to keep you awake? Something quite to keep the liquor headache down? Something weird? Obscene? Normal? Safe?

Let us know, below and tune in from 11:00 to midnight tonight so we can fight over your answer on the air or hold it up as the holy grail of answers from which future generations can learn and become better people.

Don’t forget to leave comments, or else, we will ask you again.

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