The Ruckus

#23 - Revisiting Rough Trade with Kevan Staples

| June 6, 2009

Podcast




Artist: www.canadianruckus.com
Title: The Ruckus Episode 23
Album: Part of the Rabble Podcast Network (www.rabble.ca)
Genre: Blues
Length: 0:32:51
Format: 44.1kHz, 256Kbps

Show Notes:

#23 - Revisiting Rough Trade with Kevan Staples

(0:00 - 1:35) Intro.

(1:36 - 5:18) Rough Trade - Weapons (from their 1983 album, Weapons. Courtesy of Linus Entertainment)

(5:19 - 11:02) Kevan and Kevin talk about his career in film and television, and how he met Carole Pope in the late 60s.

(11:03 - 13:11) Joe Mendelson - No Tresspassing (from his 1972 LP, Mr. Middle of the Road)
 
(13:12 - 28:27) Kevan and Kevin talk more about the good ol' days with Rough Trade, in terms of their art and the presentation of the music, mixing fashion, art, and theatre.

(28:28 - 29:24) Outro, thanks!

(29:25 - 32:51) Rough Trade - High School Confidential (from their 1980 album, Avoid Freud. Courtesy of Linus Entertainment)

The Ruckus Blog: http://www.kevinmcgowan.ca

Kevan Staples: http://www.rdiv.com

Linus Entertainment: http://linusentertainment.com/

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