Tommy Douglas Tuesdays

Join Ron every Tuesday night at 8pm while we are sheltering in place at his personal Facebook page to celebrate community, friendship and the father of Canadian socialized medicine. Ron promises songs, stories, awkward silences, and stubble… For those who aren’t able to join Ron live, enjoy the archived shows below.

Ron’s ‘Tommy Douglas Tuesdays’ Shout Outs

In order of appearance:

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 13 – July 7, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 SOFA STAR (/)
  • 2 CAROLYN (/)
  • 3 BERNIE (/)
  • 4 BLUR (/)
  • 5 CITY FULL OF COWARDS (2)
  • 6 AIRPORTS OF THE WORLD (2)
  • 7 WAR WITHOUT END (5)
  • 8 COME PICK ME UP (5)
  • 9 CASUAL OVERDOSE (2-D)
  • 10 GAMBLE (5)
  • 11 LETTER FROM BILBAO (/)
  • 12 BLOOD ORANGES AND TANGERINES (/)
  • 13 CRYING LIKE A POSTCARD (/)
  • 14 LAST RECIDIVIST (/)
  • 15 GIULIETTA (2)
  • 16 DFW (8)
  • 17 MIDNIGHT MARYANNE (/)
  • 18 PEACE AND QUIET (4)
  • 19 BLACK MONDAY (3)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 12 – June 30, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 BITE DOWN HARD (2)
  • 2 STRAITJACKET LOVE (2)
  • 3 TURPENTINE (2)
  • 4 RAINCOAT SONG (2)
  • 5 GENEVIEVE (4)
  • 6 BEAUTIFUL CHEMISTRY (3)
  • 7 SASKIA BEGINS (/)
  • 8 MINUTEMAN (/)
  • 9 BROTHER MY CUP IS EMPTY (-Em)
  • 10 LOVE N’ JUSTICE (/)
  • 11 NIGHT OF A THOUSAND GUNS (/)
  • 12 SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN (/)
  • 13 THREE PENNY OPERATOR (/)
  • 14 SOUTH ONTARIO (5)
  • 15 BABY FELL HARD (4)
  • 16 DON’T BE LONG (5)
  • 17 SUBVERSIVES (/)
  • 18 PURPLE RAIN (/-A)
  • 19 THE BARRICADE (/)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 11 – June 23, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 SADDER DAYS (2)
  • 2 SUFFERING IN MINK (2)
  • 3 WHO’S GONNA DROP THAT BOMB (2-Fm)
  • 4 LIVES AND TIMES (2-G)
  • 5 PATATAS BRAVAS (/-Em)
  • 6 A SPY IN THE 9 TO 5 (2-G)
  • 7 CONFETTI (/-D)
  • 8 7TH BIRTHDAY (/-Em)
  • 9 LUCKY STREET LAZARUS (5-G)
  • 10 SMILE AND WAVE (/-C)
  • 11 ..AND THEN THE RIOT (2-C)
  • 12 10 SPEED GIRL (1-A#)
  • 13 THE HARD WAY (2-D)
  • 14 RUBY’S ARMS (5-C)
  • 15 HANG ON TO YOUR ID (4-G)
  • 16 BEAT ME SENSELESS (/)
  • 17 GARDEN SONG (4)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 10 – June 16, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 TERMINAL CITY (4)
  • 2 HOME SWEET HOME (/-A)
  • 3 SWAMP (/)
  • 4 I DONE A SIN / CAN’T DO THAT (/-E)
  • 5 US EAT THEM (/-G)
  • 6 1-800-RADIO (4-G)
  • 7 HONG KONG STATION (5-C)
  • 8 THE DEVIL WENT DOWN (8)
  • 9 THE UNDERTOW (/-G)
  • 10 STRANGE (/-Am)
  • 11 TOO LATE (/)
  • 12 SEVEN – A (/-C)
  • 13 THE SICKNESS (-3G)
  • 14 BUTTERFLY
  • 15 ROJA (EYES SIMILAR BLUE) (2-G)
  • 16 THE CLICHE SONG (/-G)
  • 17 LUCKY RIVERBOAT (2-G)
  • 18 ETERNAL FATALIST / POLICE ON MY BACK (/)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 9 – June 9, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 LITTLE BACKSTABBER (2)
  • 2 BEER GRAFFITI WALLS (2)
  • 3 DON’T LET IT LAY YOU LOW (/-G)
  • 4 KILL THE LIGHTS (2)
  • 5 GUTTERING (4-Gm)
  • 6 EVERYWHERE AND NOWHERE (/)
  • 7 TELLTALE HEART (4)
  • 8 SWEET SIMPLE LIFE (1)
  • 9 SAVE ME ALICE NEEL! (2-G)
  • 10 THE MILKMAN OF HUMAN KINDNESS (3)
  • 11 BOTTLE ROCKETS (/)
  • 12 MIDWAY (/-E)
  • 13 BOBBY WAS THE D.A. (2-G)
  • 14 PRODIGAL SUN (8)
  • 15 SWING LOW (4-C)
  • 16 NIGHT OF THE LIVING ASSHOLES (/-G)
  • 17 DIAMONDS IN THE WATER (/)
  • 18 CHROME (/-C)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 8 – May 26, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 BONNIE AND CLYDE (/)
  • 2 THAT SONG ABOUT TREES & KITES (/)
  • 3 TILL IT KILLS YA (/)
  • 4 DON’T BE LONG (5)
  • 5 BORN TO IT (4)
  • 6 PRIDE OF THE PLEASURE BRIGADE (4)
  • 7 PUBLIC TRANSIT (3)
  • 8 MASTERPIECE (2)
  • 9 RIO (2)
  • 10 GERONA TRAIN (4)
  • 11 SUFFER ME (2)
  • 12 HOLE IN THE GROUND (3)
  • 13 EATING THE RICH (/)
  • 14 HEY VALERIE (/)
  • 15 THE RAIN’S THE THING (5)
  • 16 THE LAST CASANOVA IN TOWN (6)
  • 17 WINTER SLEEPERS (/)
  • 18 THE UNBEARABLE LIGHTNESS OF JEAN (/)
  • 19 SINCERO (2)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 7 – May 19, 2020.

Set List – Part #1

  • 1 PISTOL (2)
  • 2 BIG BLUE DEVIL (2)
  • 3 TABOO (2)
  • 4 DARK HORSE (2)
  • 5 SUNFLOWERS (2)

Set List – Part #2

  • 6 FLICKER (2)
  • 7 ST. VALENTINE’S DAY MASSACRE (2)
  • 8 WRAP YOU UP (AND TAKE YOU HOME) (3-G)
  • 9 WAITIN’ ON SOMETHING (/)
  • 10 COME PICK ME UP (5)
  • 11 TEENAGE INSURRECTION (/)
  • 12 FIRE ALARM (/-Em)
  • 13 SLIVER (/- G)
  • 14 CONVENIENT (2)
  • 15 GHOSTWRITING (2)
  • 16 CORNER ROOM (7)
  • 17 BE MY ALIBI (2-Em)
  • 18 A CASUAL OVERDOSE (2-D)
  • 19 IMOGENE (/)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 6 – May 12, 2020.

Set List – Part #1

  • 1 STRUM AND DRAG (3)
  • 2 ALTA LOMA (2)

Set List – Part #2

  • 3 RUSTY CHAIN (2)
  • 4 PSYCHO/SUPERSTAR/I WANT YOU (2)
  • 5 A BRIEF HISTORY (2)
  • 6 AIRPORTS OF THE WORLD (2)
  • 7 LIFE IMITATES ART (/)
  • 8 MINUTEMAN (/)
  • 9 HAUNTED LITTLE HAND (2-E)
  • 10 PAMPHLETEER (/- AM)
  • 11 VENICE (/- AM)

Set List – Part #3

  • 12 WRECKING WALL (/)
  • 13 ATOMIC ROLLERCOASTER (/)
  • 14 F-NOISE (/)
  • 15 INFINITE (2-C)
  • 16 STRAITJACKET LOVE (2)
  • 17 1994 (2)

Set List – Part #4

  • 18 A THOUSAND LIGHTS (/-D)
  • 19 THE LAST RECIDIVIST (/)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 5 – May 5, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 EUPHORIA (/)
  • 2 NEW WAVE ACTION PLAN (/)
  • 3 DOGS OF FEBRUARY (/)
  • 4 SPOTLIGHT (4)
  • 5 BABY FELL HARD (4)
  • 6 BEAUTIFUL CHEMISTRY (3)
  • 7 POKERFACE (5)
  • 8 DEADMAN (6)
  • 9 TOO FAR (6)
  • 10 A LITTLE RAIN (5)
  • 11 BLACK (/)
  • 12 ONLY BLUES (/)
  • 13 THREE PENNY OPERATOR (/)
  • 14 HOPPER STREET (/)
  • 15 SOUTH ONTARIO (5)
  • 16 NIGHT OF A THOUSAND GUNS (/)
  • 17 SOMEONE ELSE’S BABY NOW (2)
  • 18 10 KINDS OF LONELY / SO LONELY / RUDY (2)
  • 19 ROME (2)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 4 – April 28, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 4 O’CLOCK STOP (/)
  • 2 BIT (/)
  • 3 PARTNERS IN CRIME (/)
  • 4 WAR WITHOUT END (5)
  • 5 TURNED AROUND (5)
  • 6 100-5 (6)
  • 7 PROPELLERS (4)
  • 8 CAPISTRANO (4)
  • 9 GOSSIP TALKIN’ BLUES (/)
  • 10 HELP SAVE THE YOUTH OF AMERICA (/)
  • 11 MARROW AND BONE (/)
  • 12 KINDA THE LONELY ONE (/)
  • 13 THE KIDS ARE ALL WRONG (2)
  • 14 IMMUTABLE (2)
  • 15 MY NEW HEART (2)
  • 16 LAST LOST GENERATION (2)
  • 17 LOST IN THE SUPERMARKET (2)
  • 18 RUMOURS AND WHISPERS (2)
  • 19 TAMING OF CAROLYN (/)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 3 – April 21, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 BITE DOWN HARD
  • 2 TURPENTINE
  • 3 PERMANENT REVOLUTION (2)
  • 4 GIULIETTA THE JUST
  • 5 ST. BRENDAN’S WAY (/)
  • 6 BLUR (/)
  • 7 ST. SPURIOUS (1)
  • 8 MOTEL 30 (/)
  • 9 CRYING LIKE A POSTCARD (/)
  • 10 LEVI STUBBS TEARS (/)
  • 11 HENRY NEEDS A NEW PAIR OF SHOES (2)
  • 12 CRACKSTATIC (2)
  • 13 LULU (2)
  • 14 BLOOD ORANGES (/)
  • 15 IN THE BLINK OF AN EYE (4)
  • 16 IMMORTAL (4)
  • 17 PRAIRIE GIRL (4)
  • 18 CONSTELLATIONS (4)
  • 19 BLACK MONDAY (3)

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 2 – April 14, 2020.

Set List

  • 1 DO THE RIGHT NOW (/)
  • 2 SO LONG BERNIE SANDERS (/)
  • 3 SALESMAN (2)
  • 4 SMALL VICTORIES
  • 5 BALLAD OF LATE ERA CAPITALISM (/)
  • 6 COMPANY INK
  • 7 LITTLE VOLCANO (5)
  • 8 BEAUTIFUL GIRL (2)
  • 9 SISTER JUDE (1)
  • 10 DFW (8)
  • 11 OUT OF THE BLACK (4)
  • 12 GENEVIEVE (4)
  • 13 GAMBLE (5)
  • 14 WHEN SHE FALLS / ALLSION (/)
  • 15 SOFA STAR (/)
  • 16 CITY OF LIES
  • 17 SASKIA (/)
  • 18 ANONYMOUS (/)
  • 19 ROSY AND GREY

Tommy Douglas Tuesday # 1 – April 7, 2020.

Set List

  •  1 LOVE N’ JUSTICE (/)
  • 2 SOMETHING TO BELIEVE IN (/)
  • 3 KINGDOM OF THE SUN (3) JOHNNY
  • 4 MAGEDLENA (2)
  • 5 THE TAME THE HALF BORN (/)
  • 6 THE BARRICADE (/)
  • 7 CARLAW (/)
  • 8 MIDNIGHT MARYANNE (/)
  • 9 CALIFORNIA GOTHIC (/) (DON’T WORRY BABY)
  • 10 BLEED (/)
  • Intermission (AMY ska EP) 5 minutes?
  • 11 UP TO YER NECK (/)
  • 12 LAZY DAYS (/)
  • 13 BILBAO (/)
  • 14 POWERLINES (2)
  • 15 CONCAVE (2)
  • 16 CITY FULL OF COWARDS (2)
  • 17 LOVE IS A POISON THING (4)
  • 18 PEACE AND QUIET (4) (IMAGINE)
  • 19 SUBVERSIVES

  1. Love 'N' Justice Lowest of the Low 2:40