Welcome to the very first edition of our brand new podcast, which we'll be posting every couple of weeks or so. This week's inaugural volume features dance-happy tracks from Ruby Coast, Blur, The Bicycles, Happy Mondays, Green Go and more. You can download the MP3 (just do the ol' right-click save as) or stream it below:
1. "Neighbourhood" by Ruby Coast
2. "Brains for Breakfast" by Green Go
3. "The Riverboat Song" by Ocean Colour Scene
4. "Step On" by Happy Mondays
5. "Lust for Life" by Girls
6. "Alright Alright (Here's My Fist Where's the Fight?)" by Sahara Hotnights
7. "A Teenager in Love" by The Pains of Being Pure At Heart
8. "Music is My Radar" by Blur
9. "Police Cops" by Myles Deck and The Fuzz
10. "Time To Freak Out!" by The Cato Salsa Experience
11. "Achetez Notre Disque!" by Les Sequelles
12. "BBBBicycles" by The Bicycles, live at the Radio 3 Sessions
If you are the copyright holder of any song included in this podcast and would like it removed, please contact us.
This podcast was compiled by Adam Bunch, the Editor-in-Chief of the Little Red Umbrella and the creator of the Toronto Dreams Project. He's been on the Polaris Prize jury, lectured at Trampoline Hall and written for PopMatters, Crawdaddy!, 24 Hours and a whole bunch of other places. You can read his posts here, follow him on Twitter here, or email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.