Come for a Ride
A Toronto music interview podcast hosted by Jesse Locke and Kritty Uranowski.
info_outline Gabe Knox 02/21/2020
Gabe Knox Today we're excited to welcome to the pod Toronto electronic musician Gabe Knox! He releases retro-futuristic instrumental sounds under his own name with the UK label Polytechnic Youth, as well as with the duo project Analytica. Together with David Lush of Memorex, they explore vocal-driven pop in the tradition of 1980s New Romantics. To celebrate the release of their new LP, Analytica will make a rare live performance in Toronto on Friday, February 21st at the Remix Lounge. Check out Gabe's music in the links below!
info_outline Bif Naked 02/14/2020
Bif Naked Today's guest is Canadian icon and riot punk pioneer, Bif Naked! Bif discusses what it is like to shake up the ol' boys club - both back in the day, and today. We talk about her extensive catalogue, her groundbreaking presence in music over the last several decades, prankin' with Green Day and preview her new single, Jim, out today! What an honour, check it out! You can follow us on twitter @comeforaride and on instagram @comeforearidepod
info_outline Jesse Crowe 02/07/2020
Jesse Crowe Today's episode features the fantastic vocalist and front person, Jesse Crowe. They join us to discuss prairie punks, Heaven, Beliefs, Praises, the L word, Hand Drawn Dracula, dance, Degrassi and so much more. Check out PRAISES on March 27 at Monarch Tavern. Check us out at @comeforaride on Twitter and @comeforaridepod on Instagram.
info_outline Don Pyle 01/24/2020
Don Pyle Our guest this week is drummer, photographer, and barber extraordinaire Don Pyle! He joins us to talk about his Toronto punk history, the G.G. Allinification of the local scene, Suicide, The Screamers, Crash Kills Five, Shadowy Men on a Shadowy Planet, Greek Buck, busting out of gay cliches, scoring for films and TV, leaving Long Branch, and more!
info_outline Nick Flanagan 01/17/2020
Nick Flanagan It's our longest episode yet with comedian, podcaster, and punk singer Nick Flanagan! He joins us to talk about his formative experiences in Toronto, Teen Crud Combo, Brutal Knights, Wrong Hole, The Queen Haters, Nathan Fielder, Scott Thompson's punk band Mouth Congress, and more! Follow Nick at the following links:
info_outline Niko Stratis 01/10/2020
Niko Stratis Founder of Headless Owl Records and band manager Niko Stratis is our guest today! Niko joins us to talk about growing up in the Yukon, Beastie Boys, CanCon classics and deep cuts and so much more. Follow us on twitter @comeforaridepod and on instagram @comeforaride
info_outline 2019 Special: A Year in Tunes 12/20/2019
2019 Special: A Year in Tunes For this very special episode - we are excited to bring you our favourites from 2019. SONGS: Laura Barrett – “Just The Same as Always” Jose Contreras – “Grand Central Station”Basia Bulat – “Your Girl”Carmen Elle – “Every Single Day”Andre Ethier – “Froggy"Matthew “Doc” Dunn – “Ribbons”Deliluh – “Freeloader Feast”Sandro Perri – “Wrong About The Rain”Quaker Parents – “Improbable Friendship 1999”Haviah Mighty feat. Omega Mighty – “Wishy Washy”Wild Black – “Moon Star Lover”Orville Peck – “Dead of Night”MISCZYK feat. Chandra – “Bad Ride”Ducks Unlimited – “Get Bleak”Eliza Niemi – “Exercise”Evan Cartwright – “Should I?”Badge Époque Ensemble feat. Dorothea Paas – “Zealous Child”Badge Époque Ensemble feat. James Baley – “Undressed In Solitude”Just John and Dom Dias – “Pull Up”Xuan Ye and chik white – “Long May I Sleeppppp”Absolutely Free feat. U.S. Girls – “Currency”Rick White and Eiyn Sof - "Space"Daphni – “Sizzling”Doomsquad – “Let Yourself Be Seen”New Chance – “Overworked”Korea Town Acid – “Want U”Ice Cream – “Dove’s Cry”The Cosmic Range – “The Gratitude Principle”Eucalyptus – “Something Sparkly”Colin Fisher Quartet – “Living Midnight”Shabason / Gunning – “Bois Blanc”Carl Didur – “When The Going Is Smooth And Good”Protruders – “Poison Future”Scooter Jay – “Treat Me Like Leather”Hugh Man – “Creepy”Weak Hands – “Put It On Me”Pretty Matty – “Another Shot”Moscow Apartment – “Orange”L Con – “Winner"Beams – “Sweet Tea”Nyssa – “I Don’t Want To Live On The Moon Without You”Anamai – “Dream Baby”Suitcase Sam – “Honey I Know”Weaves – “Internet Tears”Scott Hardware – “Bound Together”Cindy Lee – “Heavy Metal” Visit us on twitter And instagram
info_outline Laura Barrett 12/13/2019
Laura Barrett What a delight! Today's episode features a multi-disciplinary dynamo of Toronto's music scene: Laura Barrett! We discuss dinner theatre, pianos and kalimbas, The Hidden Cameras, Henri Fabrege and The Adorables, and her new record, Follow us on Twitter: @comeforaridepod and Instagram: @comeforaride
info_outline Episode 2 - New Chance 11/22/2019
Episode 2 - New Chance This week our guest is Victoria Cheong (a.k.a. New Chance) to celebrate the release of her Hardly Working EP! She is an electronic artist, DJ, and one of Toronto's most prolific collaborators, lending her voice to Jennifer Castle, Chandra, and reggae legend Willi Williams. Check out her music at the link below, and follow Come For A Ride on social media!
info_outline Come for a Ride Episode 1 - José Contreras 11/12/2019
Come for a Ride Episode 1 - José Contreras For the debut episode of our podcast, we welcome By Divine Right's José Contreras, the writer of our theme song! Check out his new solo album, At The Slaughterhouse, and follow us at our social media accounts. Links below!