Ready, Set, Radio!

Ready, Set, Radio was Indie Underground’s Radio Show which was broadcast on Tuesdays from 7pm – 8:30pm EST on 94.9 CHRW in London Ontario.

Hosted by Aaron McMillan

Radio Show Archive:

Episode 39 Synopsis:

It’s the LAST EPISODE of Ready Set Radio, Aaron (of Indie Underground) GETS A LITTLE EMOTIONAL and plays new tracks never played on Ready Set Radio by Gordi, Wolf Alice, O’Haara, Postaal and Jai Wolf. You’ll hear some favourites of the recent past from Zeus, Yukon Blonde, Slaughter Beach, Alvvays, So Young, Faith Healer, Twin River, The Ravonettes, College, Timecop1983, Tamaryn, Purity Ring M83 and Talk Talk.

Details:
Recorded Live on August 11, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):


Episode 38 Synopsis:

In the SECOND LAST EPISODE of Ready Set Radio, Aaron (of Indie Underground) plays new tracks never played on Ready Set Radio by Hinds, Dazy Crown, Sego, Kisses, Delorean, BØRNS, Small Black, Trading Alaska, Priest, Cristillin, Jamie XX and Etiquette. You’ll hear some favourites of the recent past from Gavin Noir, Monomyth, Grimes, Jessy Lanza and Caribou.

Details:
Recorded Live on August 4, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Episode correction: Don’t be fooled! Aaron mentions a few times that this is his last Episode while, in fact, this is his second last Episode.

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Tune in to the LAST EPISODE:

Tuesday, April 11 at 7pm to 8:30pm EST (Set a reminder in your mobile!)


Episode 37 Synopsis:

In this week’s Episode of Ready Set Radio, Aaron (of Indie Underground) plays new tracks never played on Ready Set Radio by Hyla, Cheerleader, Trading Alaska, Danielle Fricke, Taylor Holden, Susanne Sundfør, Unbloom, Hayden James (Odesza Remix), Robyn & La Bagatelle Magique, and Small Town Lungs. You’ll hear some favourites of the recent past from Black Honey, Silver Matter, West Nile, Fitness Club Fiasco, Danielle Fricke, Tamaryn, Andrea Silva, Warpaint, Tame Impala and Broncho!

Details:
Recorded Live on July 28, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):
Note: 
Don’t let the beginning of Episode 37 fool you, you are listening to Ready Set Radio!

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Next Episode:

Tuesday at 7pm to 8:30pm EST


Episode 36 Synopsis:

In this week’s Episode of Ready Set Radio, Aaron (of Indie Underground) gets a little wibbly wobbly with his words, but still puts on a good show featuring new tracks never played on Ready Set Radio by Tame Impala, Huckleberry, Boat Culture, Jojo Worthington, Devarrow, Santigold, Harrison Brome, Local Douche, Chvrches, The Alexanders, West Nile, Gavin Noir and Timecop11983. Plus some favourites of the recent past from Rah Rah, So Young and Nancy Pants!

Details:
Recorded Live on July 21, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):
Note: 
The show begins at the 3 min, 51 sec mark.

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Next Episode:

Tuesday at 7pm to 8:30pm EST


Episode 35 Synopsis:

In this week’s Episode of Ready Set Radio, Aaron (of Indie Underground) previews a few upcoming shows, plays new tracks never played on Ready Set Radio by Jacuzzi Boys, Pony, Sports, Grounders, Harrison Whitford, White Poppy, Beth Prysnuk, Devarrow, The Everywheres and Mauno. Plus some favourites of the recent past from My Drunken Haze, Twin River, Prints_, Run Coyote, The Jezabels, Little Deed, Miami Horror and Leisure Cruise

Details:
Recorded Live on July 14, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Next Episode:

Tuesday at 7pm to 8:30pm EST


Episode 34 Synopsis:

In this week’s Episode of Ready Set Radio, genres are a plenty and dancing escalates throughout! Aaron (of Indie Underground) plays some favourites of the recent past from Stella Ella Ola, Best Youth, Cut Copy and Trading Alaska. New tracks never played on Ready Set Radio are by Phases, Rah Rah, !!! (Chk Chk Chk), Grounders, Slaughter Beach, Twin River, The Smoking Trees, Tamaryn, Timecop1983, Miami Horror, Para Palabras and Harrison Brome.

Details:
Recorded Live on July 7, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):
Note: 
Show begins at the 4:11 mark.

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Corrections in broadcast:

  1. London Girls Rock Camp Showcase is on Saturday, June 11th,not Sunday, June 12th.
    Join the Facebook Event
  2. I refer to Harrison Brome just as “Harrison” at the end of the show – whoops.
Next Episode:

Tuesday at 7pm to 8:30pm EST


Episode 33 Synopsis:

Episode 33 delivers an earful of good music! Aaron plays eighteen tasty tracks that quench your new music tastes! He also plays some favourites of the recent past from Matthew Dear and Mise en Scene. There’s also new tracks from West Nile, Waveshaper, Andrea Silva, Tamaryn, Zachary Gray, Partners In Health and Part Time.

Details:
Recorded Live on June 30, 2015 at 7pm – 8:30 EST
94.9FM CHRW in London, ON Canada
Located on Western University Campus inside the UCC.

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

Next Episode:

Tuesday at 7pm to 8:30pm EST


Show 32 – June 23, 2015
Aaron is back AGAIN after attending / working Dundas Street Festival and North by Northeast (NXNE)! Unfortunately, the first half hour of the show wasn’t recorded which covered a few local shows and some Dundas Street Festival Highlights, however, the last two-thirds of the show was recorded! Listen to a bunch of the top bands that played NXNE + one request. Hear new music from Programm, Fresh Snow, Vallens, Lower Dens, Grounders, Danielle Fricke and Praises.

Part 1 (30mins):
MISSING FILE – I hope you tuned in live to hear the first 30 mins!

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

 


Show 31 – June 9, 2015
Aaron is back after a two-week absence from prepping for free Dundas Street Festival, Home County Music & Art Festival and North by Northeast (NXNE)! 69% of the show is dedicated to previewing a diverse selection of the 25 bands playing #DundasStreetFest2015 this weekend in London, Ontario. 16% of the show is dedicated to some of the great bands playing NXNE. 5% of the show is for one of two fulfilled requests and the rest is Aaron just being Aaron (There weren’t many “Um’s” this week!). Hear new songs from Ivory Hours, Youngest & Only, Westminster Park, Jesney, Programm and Olso Parks.

Part 1 (25 mins):
(Note: Part 1 begins after the first 5 minutes)

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

 


Show 30 – June 2, 2015
 Tyler fills in for Aaron (and does an awesome job, again!)

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

 


Show 29 – May 26, 2015
Tyler Smith steps up to bat and covers for Aaron!

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins):

Part 3 (30 mins):

 


Show 28 – May 19, 2015
The show starts off pretty rough, but it gets better as time goes on. Beware, there are some technical issues – Choose your own adventure, I guess :P

Part 1 (30 mins):

Part 2 (30 mins): For some reason this half an hour wasn’t recorded by the radio station.

Part 3 (30 mins):

Part 4 (30 mins):

Part 5 (30 mins):

Part 6 (30 mins):

 


Show 27 – May 12, 2015

Kickin’ off Ready, Set, Radio’s new format – 100% Aaron. Get into it! Also, I tend to say “um..” about 1000x – it’s a little annoying lol (I promise it will stop in upcoming episodes lol).


Show 26 – May 5, 2015
(Note: Chris Martin’s final Ready, Set, Radio episode. He will be greatly missed! We talk about the newly released Dundas Street Festival line-up and play a few track of three of the twenty-four performers, as well as play a bunch of other fun tracks.)


Show 25 – April 28, 2015
(Note: Chris and Aaron’s first show on Tuesday! Woot!)


Show 24 – April 18, 2015
(Note: Chris and Aaron’s last Saturday show, before moving to the new weekly Tuesday slot)


Show 23 – Apr 4, 2015
(Note: Chris and Aaron are in full-force for a full a 2.5 hrs of new music)


Show 22 – Mar 21, 2015
(Note: There are some technical difficulties in Part 1 (just fast-forward until you hear music) Chris and Aaron conduct a live-to-air session with Mountain of Wolves and play a bunch of great music)


Show 21 – Feb 21, 2015
(Note: Chris runs the show with Greg (a friend of the show). Aaron is away putting the finishing touches on a local concert he’s curating)


Show 20 – Feb 7, 2015
(Note: Aaron’s back doing another solo show as Chris tours with So Young. It’s probably Aaron’s best show)


SHOW 19 – Jan 24, 2015
(Note: First show of the year. Aaron is solo in the studio. Part 1 begins at 11:50 min. mark)


SHOW 18 – Dec. 27, 2014
(Note: Last show of the year. We play some of our favourite tracks)


SHOW 17 – Dec. 25, 2014

(Note: Special Christmas Day Holiday Show on Wolfwizard Radio)


SHOW 16 – Dec. 13, 2014


SHOW 15 – Nov. 29, 2014


SHOW 14 – Nov. 15, 2014


 SHOW 13 – Nov 1, 2014

(Note: Show was cut short, because of Western Football game. Show begins at 19:06 in Part 1)


 SHOW 12 – Oct 18, 2014
(Note: Show was cut short, because of Western Football game)


SPECIAL BROADCAST – Oct 11, 2014
ZEUS – Live-In-Studio at 94.9 CHRW In London Ontario.

Toronto Classic Rock band, Zeus visits 94.9 CHRW in London Ontario in order perform a few tracks and talk to Chris & Aaron (Ready, Set, Radio) before their show at Call The Office (216 York St.).


 SHOW 11 – Oct 4, 2014
(Note: Show was preempted by Western Football game. Show begins at 8 min, 18 seconds mark in Part 1)


 SHOW 10 – Sep 20, 2014
(Note: Show was preempted by Western Football game. Show begins at 6 min, 40 seconds mark in Part 1)


 SHOW 9 – Sep 6, 2014
(Note: Show was preempted by Western Football game and Part 4 of show is strangely missing 25 mins)


 SHOW 8 – Aug 23, 2014
(Note: Tyler fills in for Chris and co-hosts with Aaron)


 SHOW 7 – Aug 9, 2014
(Note: Aaron hosts entire show, solo)


 SHOW 6 – July 26, 2014


 SHOW 5 – July 12, 2014
(Note: Naomi fills in for Chris and co-hosts with Aaron)


 SHOW 4 – June 28, 2014


 SHOW 3 – June 14, 2014
(Note: Studio audio issues throughout show)


 SHOW 2 – May 31, 2014 


SHOW 1 – May 17, 2014