November 2013 Archives

N.B. Country/Rock singer Mike Biggar plus New Releases

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

FLN_FrntCvr_Final_0913_72dpi.jpgThis week on Atlantic Airwaves a feature with country/rock singer Mike Biggar from New Brunswick. He dropped by our Saint John studio to chat about his new CD 'Feels Like Now'. Plus new releases including the latest from Gillian Boucher, Molly Thomason, Adam Washburn and Leona Burkey. And we'll start things off with a pairing of songs by Ashley Condon and David Francey. Tune in Saturday at 10 a.m. on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 on CBC Radio 1.

Charlie A'Court and his band on Atlantic Airwaves

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

Thumbnail image for Acourt photo.jpg This week on Atlantic Airwaves we have a special concert given by bluesman Charlie A'Court and his band. During the Harvest Jazz and Blues festival in New Brunswick this fall, Charlie made a special appearance on CBC' s Morning show in Fredericton - and we were there to catch the concert. We'll also sample a couple songs from a new CD release 'Snowbird - The Songs of Gene MacLellan' featuring Catherine MacLellan, Lennie Gallant and more. There is also a video component to this Music PEI and CBC project .... go to Download to watch it. Tune in Saturday morning at 10 a.m. on CBC Radio 2, and then at 5 after 5 in the afternoon on CBC Radio 1 for some of the best music made in the Maritimes.

Jessica Rhaye with her new CD - Far Gone Lullabies

Posted by Margaret Hemsworth Laleune

JR_Press_Thumb4.jpgThis week on Atlantic Airwaves - New Brunswick singer songwriter Jessica Rhaye with her brand new CD "Far Gone Lullabies" is featured on the show. We'll also continue our journey through the stack of new releases received at the Atlantic Airwaves desk with a look/listen to Magnolia, Duane Andrews and Craig Young, Don Brownrigg, Banded Stilts and Amy & Rachel Beck. Tune in Saturday at 10 a.m. on CBC Radio 2 and at 5 past 5 p.m. on CBC Radio 1 for some of the best music made on the East Coast of Canada.