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We invited one of our favourite bands and it is straight up rock and roll. Their album “IV” is nasty and beautiful with its groovy old-school Sabbath feel and symphony of synthesizers. Black Mountain elevated the House into another dimension.

SETLIST:

0:00 Mothers Of The Sun 9:00 Florian Saucer Attack 12:20 Don’t Run Our Hearts Around 19:35 Space To Bakersfield

The Strombo Show and House of Strombo reflects the beautiful and the badass of Canada’s diverse cultural landscape. There are no boundaries, with the gamut running from Aretha Franklin to Slayer and everything in between.

Band Members
Stephen McBean – Guitar/Vocals
Amber Webber – Vocals
Jeremy Schmidt – Keyboards
Colin Cowan – bass, keyboards
Joshua Wells – Drums/Keys

Lowell performs an acoustic rendition of Neil Young’s “My My, Hey Hey” as part of our NY70 festivities.

The Strombo Show celebrates Neil Young’s 70th birthday by welcoming various guests onto the program for intimate conversations and acoustic cover song performances. Guests include City And Colour, Basia Bulat, Joel Plaskett, Rah Rah, The Weather Station, Reuben and the Dark, Lowell, Barenaked Ladies, Jann Arden and more. The Strombo Show is celebrating 10 years on the radio dial in 2015, hosted by award-winning personality George Stroumboulopoulos on CBC Radio 2, Sunday nights 8 – 11 PM. It’s a program created by music lovers for music lovers, celebrating the conversation around song. There are no boundaries, with the gamut running from Aretha Franklin to Slayer and everything in between. We have welcomed many musical guests onto the program, including major international artists like Queens of the Stone Age, The National, Ani DiFranco, Vampire Weekend, Ghostface Killah, Steve Earle and Patti Smith to Canadian talent such as Neil Peart, Blue Rodeo, Gord Downie, Tegan & Sara, Death From Above 1979 and City & Colour.