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DAILY WARDEN TRACKS... Today's song is from EVERCLEAR, the band that brought you the rock-pop hits "Santa Monica (Watch The World Die)," "Wonderful," and "Volvo Driving Soccer Mom." This is my little salute to the final two weeks of Summer. From what I think is their finest album, "Sparkle And Fade," I present for your listening pleasure... A song that can take you on a three minute vacation in the dead of Winter... "Summerland," click above.
JAGERMEISTER FRIDAY THE 13TH PARTY... If you're 18 or older, listen today between 10am & 4pm Mountain time to WIN a super-groovy, wicked-ass, Jagermeister Prize Pack, and QUALIFY for the The Bear's "Jagermeister Friday The 13th Party" this Friday at The Rack on Whyte ave. Text your "Best Prank" stories to 666-666, I'll call some people back to share them, and they'll get the stuff!
TOUR OF ALBERTA BIKE RACE... Canada's largest bicycle race wraps up today! Some of the world's best bicyclists are riding the final leg of the innaugural Tour Of Alberta. The final stretch takes them from Okotoks to Calgary where the Grand Finale happens with live bands, beer gardens and of course, the awards ceremony. Catch final day of the event live, this afternoon on Sportsnet One.
NEW MUSIC THIS WEEK... On iTunes, Amazon, etc., and in stores onTuesday: ARCTIC MONKEYS - "AM," BABYSHAMBLES - "Sequel To The Prequel," BOWLING FOR SOUP - "Lunch*Drunk*Love," GYPSY KINGS - "Savor Flamenco," KATATONIA - "Dethroned & Uncrowned," KEITH URBAN - "Fuse," MADONNA - "MDNA World Tour (Live)," MINISTRY - "From Beer To Eternity," REDLIGHT KING - "Irons In The Fire," RISE AGAINST - "Long Forgotten Songs: B-Sides & Covers 2000-2013," SHERYL CROW - "Feels Like Home," SINNER - "Touch Of Sin 2," and THEWEEKND - "Kiss Land."
YEEEEEEE-HAAAAAAAW... If you're in town for Canadian Country Music Week, and the awards, which are handed out tonight, then I'd just like to wish you a... Rootin' Tootin' Pistol Shootin' Belt Buckle Shinin' Shit Kickin' 10 Gallon Hat Wearin' Country Music Playin' Award Winnin' time in Edmonton!
FESTIVAL SEASON ALMOST OVER... Visualeyez Festival (Sept. 10-16), Kaleido Arts Festival (Sept. 12-14), International Film Festival (Sept. 27-Oct. 5)
REALLY TOUGH BEAR HUNT... We're on Bear #5, yesterday's clue was "NO ACCESS HERE AT NIGHT, TO FIND THIS BEAR, KEEP TO THE RIGHT." Find the Zombie Teddy and we'll give you a THOU$AND BUCK$ CA$H! Listen each weekday with the Paul Brown Show at 7:40am for the clue, and visit the webcave for a daily "bonus clue." Full contest details here.
EPIC TUESDAYS AT EDEN... Ladies, win ca$h money, and have a couple drinks on me, every Tuesday night at Eden Exotic Entertainment! Last Tuesday I gave away $1000 in the Eden "Rockstar Wet T-shirt" contest! ELY won first place and 600 bucks ca$h money! Explore your adventurous side every Tuesday at Eden, AND click here for more fun!
EDMONTON ESKIMOS FOOTBALL... On Friday night, the Eskimos proved that they are, indeed, the laughing stock of the CFL with their 8th consecutive loss, and 2nd in-a-row against the Stampeders! Luckily for the Esks, there IS another team who's just as shitty... The 1-8 Winnipeg Blue Bombers! They're here on Saturday, kickoff from Commonwealth Stadium is at 4:35pm Mountain time, watch it on TSN. You could be watching history, it may be the worst game in the world of sport this year.
F.C. EDMONTON SOCCER... Our professional soccer team is consistent, that's for sure. Yesterday they played on the road against the Minnesota United FC, and posted their 4th 1-1 draw in-a-row! The next match for FC Edmonton is next Sunday afternoon back at home against the Ft. Lauderdale Strikers. Kick-off from Clarke Stadium is at 2:05pm Mountain time.
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