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Thrust N Thrive

August 21st , 2011, Thrust N’ Thrive enthusiastically showed up to CJLO for a lovely night of metal and for a session on my show Break It Down. This is the second time that Thrust N’ Thrive has been on my radio show (they had been on my show a few

months earlier for an interview). In order for Thrust N’ Thrive to properly document the night for their fans, they brought their own cameraman and lights. This made the load in and out a little difficult but brought a unique energy to their live session. Once everything was set up the session ran smoothly. Thrust N’ Thrive played 4 songs (even a new one) which were all a lot of fun to listen to. After the session they joined me on air with a follow...

 

One of my personal highlights of working at CJLO was when we welcomed modern punk legends Chuck Ragan (Hot Water Music) and Dave Hause (Loved Ones, Paint it Black) into the CJLO studios to record a session for Hooked on Sonics.  

We had tossed out feelers to try and get Chuck into the station to record a session on a whim, and much to our surprise his label, his publicist, and Chuck himself were into the idea.  To...


Returning to the CJLO environment for their second session recording, Kingston noisepop duo PS I Love You recorded a set for Dirty Work, here's a little write up on the session by Dirty Work host Denis:

"Right before their latest show in Montreal, we were graced by a visit from one of our favourite duos ...