May 2013 Archives

Top 10 East Coast Songs Concert rebroadcast on Airwaves

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

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This Saturday Atlantic Airwaves presents a special rebroadcast of our Top 10 East Coast Songs concert given during ECMA Week earlier this spring. The show features singers Kim Stockwood, Jimmy Rankin, Maureen Ennis, Jenn Grant and Ben Caplan. One of our favourite shows from this past year ... well worth hearing again. Tune in Saturday morning at 10 on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 on CBC Radio 1 for some of the best music in the Maritimes.
Photo: (l-r) Kim Stockwood, Jimmy Rankin, Peggy Hemsworth, Maureen Ennis, Jenn Grant, Stephanie Domet and Ben Caplan.

Betty Belmore on Atlantic Airwaves

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

betty2.jpgThis week on Atlantic Airwaves a feature with singer/songwriter Betty Belmore. Betty's been on the music scene in the Maritimes for over 4 decades and she stops by to chat about her debut solo CD 'These Fields'. We'll also sample some of East Coast Music Week and the CBC Mainstreet live to air with Thom Swift, Ria Mae, The Dardanelles and Rose Cousins. Tune in Saturday morning at 10 on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 in the afternoon on CBC Radio 1.

Laura Smith with her new CD and Kim Dunn in concert

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

lauraphoto3.jpgThis week on Atlantic Airwaves - after a 16 year hiatus between recordings, singer/songwriter Laura Smith chats about her highly anticipated new CD "Everything is Moving". She shares some insight into what transpired during those years and how happy she is to be back making music.

Dunn.jpgWe'll also hear a concert by multi-talented musician Kim Dunn, given during ECMA Week in Halifax this past March.Tune in Saturday at 10 a.m. on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 in the afternoon on CBC Radio 1 for some of the best music made in the Maritimes.

Old Man Luedecke and Booty Boppin Brass Band on Airwaves

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune


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One of the biggest highlights in Halifax last summer was the celebrations for the Tall Ships along the waterfront. CBC was there, broadcasting throughout the week as well as presenting several concerts in the evenings. On Atlantic Airwaves this weekend you'll hear two .... one with Old Man Luedecke and the other with the Booty Boppin Brass Band. Tune in Saturday on CBC Radio 2 at 10 a.m. or on CBC Radio 1 at 5:05 in the afternoon.

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Miles and Myles on Atlantic Airwaves

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

wolfville2010_thumbnail.jpgmylesphoto01-90x90.jpgYes this week we have Miles and Myles of music for you.... Caleb Miles in concert at the Al Whittle Theatre in Wolfville and David Myles with his soon to be released double CD 'In the Nighttime'. Join Stephanie Domet on Saturday - 10 a.m. on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 p.m. on CBC Radio 1.