CiTR -- Duncan's Donuts

CiTR 101.9


Sweet treats from the pop underground, since 2006! With your host, Duncan

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755 episodes

Episode 790 ~ December 7th, 2023: Meet Me at the Park

Felt inspired to play some park songs, not just because of the tool at City Hall. Premiered the DEBUT song by local rockers la lune, and new tunes from Discovery Zone, Joseph Shabason, clairo, White Poppy, The Golden Age of Wrestling (with Future Star), L CON, Empress Of & Feeling Figures. And a happy Hanukkah!

1h 20m
Dec 07
Episode 789 ~ November 30th, 2023: A Mellow Mess

Rest in Peace to Shane MacGowan of the Pogues (and good riddance, Henry Kissinger). New tunes from Non La, Ducks Ltd., Feeling Figures, Hotline TNT & Kevin Romain. Congrats to SHiNDiG 2023 finalists Seeing Grey, The Hausplants, worrywart & Feedlot. The winner will be crowned on Tuesday, December 5th at Red Gate!

1h 1m
Nov 30
Episode 788 ~ November 23rd, 2023: Flutes of Fancy

A mostly mellow ep. New tunes from Titanic, André 3000, WOODS, Sofia Kourtesis, V Vecker Ensemble, doohickey cubicle & bloom effect. Be well!

1h 0m
Nov 23
Episode 787 ~ November 16th, 2023: Why Indeed

New tunes from Cat Power, Born At Midnite, Matmos, Cosmetics, Chastity Belt, Ducks Ltd., Surveillance, SoyJoy, Kellarissa & Kylie V. What an ep.

1h 0m
Nov 16
Episode 786 ~ November 9th, 2023: Tough Luck

Tough Age celebrated a decade as a band and a new tune from Julia Holter. ALSO, a ticket giveaway for Atlin Gun, who play the Commodore on Wednesday, Nov 15th.

1h 0m
Nov 09
Episode 784 ~ October 26th, 2023: BOO!

The 16th Annual Duncan's Donuts' Halloween Spooktacular! One hour of wall-to-wall creeps. Don't listen, too spooky!

1h 1m
Oct 26
Episode 783 ~ October 19th, 2023: The Hard Part Begins

New tunes from boymoder, Geese, Ora Cogan, Total Chroma, Caroline Polachek & The Painters, and happy birthday to Chris-A-Riffic & Patrick of Gal Gracen

Oct 19
Episode 782 ~ October 12th, 2023: IS That Guy Famous?

New tunes from Sean Nicholas Savage, Lost Girls, VOICE ACTOR, Total Chroma, Yaris Paris, Vanishing Twin, Faith Healer, Wetface, Anna McClellan & White Poppy

Oct 12
Episode 781 ~ October 5th, 2023: The Sound of Air

Reissues for Hiroshi Yoshimura & S.C. Sharma, and NEW tunes from ML Buch, Tiga & Hudson Mohawke, and Blue Hawaii

1h 0m
Oct 05
Episode 780 ~ September 28th, 2023: Waters of September

New tunes from The Golden Age of Wrestling, DEBBY FRIDAY, Tough Sell, PLEASEBENiCE, YEP & KCAR, and R.I.P. to Valeria Fellini, member of cub and many other Vancouver bands.

Sep 28
Episode 779 ~ September 21st, 2023: Equinoxin'

Congrats to Debby Friday on the Polaris win! New tunes from Tinashe, Yu Su, Grimm, KCAR, A. Savage, Mitsk & Wildflower, plus a cameo from Alice.

1h 0m
Sep 21
Episode 778 ~ September 14th, 2023: Honky Tonkin'

New tunes from Rec Centre, and lots of shows happening this week. Get into it!

Sep 14
Episode 777 ~ September 7th, 2023: Live From a Dentist's Office

Not quite, but goodness gracious that drilling is really something. NEW TUNES from BE AFRAID, Tirzah, Discovery Zone, Who Is She?, Famous Mammals, THEEE RETAIL SIMPS & Helena Deland

Sep 07
Episode 776 ~ August 17th, 2023: Unless It's Got That Pop

New tunes from SHEER MAG, pooched, Hotline TNT, Devon Parkin, TJ Felix & Σtella

Aug 17
Episode 775 ~ August 10th, 2023: To Kingdom Come

New tunes from Connie Converse (!?), Ace Martens, Aster Dawn, Fortunes Favor, Splitter & pudding, plus a visit from my parents.

1h 1m
Aug 10
Episode 774 ~ August 3rd, 2023: Pride-a-Palooza

An interview with Jeff of Devours. We talk Pride weekend, Golden Age of Wrestling's forthcoming record, Devours summer tour, and soap!

1h 0m
Aug 03
Episode 773 ~ July 27th, 2023: Messy Day

R.I.P. Sinead O'Connor. Some great shows happening this weekend: boy genius, P:ano & Freak Heat Waves/Cindy Lee. Also, new tunes from Failing, Mulch & Mitski.

1h 2m
Jul 27
Episode 772 ~ July 20th, 2023: I'm A Genius Too, Brian!!

New tunes from Faith Healer, Lost Girls, Freak Heat Waves, Patrick Holland, Sea Lemon, Big Thief, ANOHNI and the Johnsons & Grimm, plus a preview of this weekend's Green Auto Fest. Woo!

Jul 20
Episode 771 ~ July 6th, 2023: Summer in the City

Happy birthday, mom! New tunes from Who Is She?, Sweeping Promises, The Baseball Project & Girl Ray.

1h 0m
Jul 06
Episode 770 ~ June 29th, 2023: School's Out!

Newly released tracks from Arthur Russell, Olof Dreijer [ex-Knife] & John Carroll Kirby

Jun 29
Episode 769 ~ June 22nd, 2023: A Moment Divine

Summer has arrived. New tunes from Freak Heat Waves & Cindy Lee, Speed Reader, Bile Sister, Faye Webster, Sorry Girls, and Jeremy Dutcher.

1h 0m
Jun 22
Episode 768 ~ June 15th, 2023: Velvet Cave

New tunes from Jack J, John Carroll Kirby, Decisive Pink, Tough Age, TJ Felix, FLAT EARTH, SoyJoy, Hand Habits, Pantayo, Jayda G & My Name Is Del, and previewing an absolute stack of great shows on Friday.

Jun 15
Episode 767 ~ June 8th, 2023: Jump In

New tunes from MA$$ANK, Pantayo, Julia Holter, Helena Deland, Stem Champ, Sweeping Promises, Beach House, SEX & Dawson Forsey

Jun 08
Episode 766 ~ June 1st, 2023: Molina & Music Waste weekend

Bay Area pop phenom Tony Molina calls in to talk about his tour (and friendship) with the Softies and the scene in SF. Also, previewing the most wondrous weekend of the year: MUSIC WASTE WEEKEND. Hope to see you in the pit. Music Waste runs Thursday to Sunday across East Van: Tony Molina plays the Biltmore with The Softies, All Girl Summer Fun Band & Mo Troper on Sunday night.

Jun 01
Episode 765 ~ May 25th, 2023: Alumni All-Stars

CiTR alums Ryan, Nellie & Eleanor say hi and pick some tunes to celebrate CiTR's 85th anniversary. Plus, previewing Friday's night anniversary party at Red Gate featuring Kellarissa, Devours & Cherry Blu, and tributes to Selina Koop and Kenneth Anger.

1h 4m
May 25
Episode 764 ~ May 11th, 2023: Brewskis with Brenda

Former CiTR station manager Brenda Grunau picks some tunes and joins me (& my daughter Alice) for a pre-recorded chat about her time at the station, Vancouver's music scene in the late '00s to mid-2010s, Shindig, and the move from the old SUB to the new studios in the AMS Nest. Part of a month of special 85th anniversary programming.

1h 0m
May 11
Episode 763 ~ May 4th, 2023: Meat Me at the Station

CiTR legend Luke Meat is back in studio to play some records and shoot the breeze. Off-the-chart nostalgia levels. Very good times. This May, CiTR is celebrating its 85th anniversary, so I'll have some CiTR luminaries of yesteryear on as guests. The station has lots of fun planned, including special programming and some live shows. Tune in!

1h 5m
May 04
Episode 762 ~ April 27th, 2023: Lover of Gruel

Live in-studio, and it feels great. NEW tunes from Yaeji, Devours, Westerman, WOOLWORM, Tough Age, Aaron Read, PJ Harvey, EDDIE CHACON & Dayshade. A special month of programming celebrating CiTR's 85th anniversary starts next week, and kicks off with a show at Red Gate this Friday night.

1h 1m
Apr 27
Episode 762 ~ April 20th, 2023: With Friends Like These

Local (by way of Philadelphia) rockers BUDDIE join me to chat about their new record, Agitator, cricket & birdwatching. They play the Lido TONIGHT! Also, a new tune from Pantayo. It's good.

1h 0m
Apr 20