/ Miss Chatelaine / Music / This Way North – Show #132 (part 2), 1 December 2019

 

Leisha Jungalwalla and Cat Leahy, aka This Way North, have had a big year. Cat calls in to the show to chat to Katie about the duo’s recent Canadian tour in their trusty van, Vangelina Jolie; the new Chris Franklin ‘micro-documentary’ about their lives as travelling musicians; and their current tour with the hilarious Tuck Shop Ladies. You’ll also hear a new radio edit of Adam Lambert’s beautiful ‘Closer to You’; brand-new music by Fanny Lumsden, Green Pools and Liz Frencham; one of Katie’s favourite tracks of the year, by US artist Chadwick Stokes; a classic by the multi-award-winning Teskey Brothers; and the k.d. lang track of the week. Here is the playlist:

  • Joan of Arc – Chadwick Stokes
  • Release Me – Lyle Lovett with k.d. lang
  • Closer to You (radio edit) – Adam Lambert
  • Make It Work – This Way North
  • Euphemism – Tuck Shop Ladies
  • These Days – Fanny Lumsden
  • Mystery Charmer – Green Pools
  • The Cellar Door – Liz Frencham
  • Pain and Misery – The Teskey Brothers

Follow This Way North on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. You can watch Chris Franklin’s mini-documentary about the duo here.

Photo of This Way North (above) by Megan Kemshead

 

About the author: Katie

 

Katie Purvis is a long-time JOY presenter and former leader of JOY's Social Media Team. She currently hosts Miss Chatelaine (Sundays 9–11am), a show devoted to folk, roots, acoustic and pop music. The tracks on her playlists are mostly new, mostly Australian, mostly independent releases, and often by LGBTIQ artists.

 

Recent posts in Music