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August 2013 Archives

Donovan Woods, Ohbijou, Kobo Town, Leif Vollebekk

Saturday, August 31st:

Click here to view Ohbijou's sweetly touching good-bye video to fans. I'll have a final fry-up of a 90 Second Egg with Casey Mecija.

IMG-20130725-00529.jpgSarnia sensational singer-songwriter and Toronto inhabitant Donovan Woods stops by for a chat on how his degree in drama combined with self-proclaimed "middle-of-the-road looks" lead to a life in music.

Kobo Town proves calypso is alive and can be born in the most unlikely of places: like Ottawa! CBC Toronto's Garvia Bailey speaks to the band this week.

 

An encore play of my interview with Leif Vollebekk on his new album North Americana. Check out the cover: Thumbnail image for Vollebekk-Leif-North-Americana-Cover-Art.jpg

 

 

 

 

 

August 24: Bandwidth's Greatest Hits!

Throughout August I'll be airing encore presentations of interviews from the past season.

This week:

  • Folk duo Morlove and Toronto troubadour Hayden in conversation.
  • A 90 Second Egg from Thunder Bay's folkster Andrew Laviolette.
  • A new tune from Sudbury's answer to Metric: The Explanation!

August 17: Bandwidth's Greatest Hits!

Throughout August I'll be airing encore presentations of interviews from the past season.

This week:

  • Justin Hines on his new album How We Fly and his Vehicle of Change Tour.
  • Young Running on running away from Northern Ontario and finding home in Toronto.
  • A gorgeous session from Ottawa pop band Fevers. Click here to stream it.
  • A new tune from Waterloo band The Royal Streets.

August 10: Bandwidth's Greatest Hits!

Ottawa blues band Firebelly in conversation.

This week's rapid-fire Q & A features sweet, plaintive-folk roots singer-songwriter Jadea Kelly.

Michael Feuerstack writes the kinds of lyrics that venture dangerously close to poetic territory. The man formerly known as Snailhouse is a little coy about inspiration, but he's very open about everything else. I'll chat with Michael after 5:40.

Plus music from Sunday Wilde, Amity Beach, Melanie Brulee, and Julian Taylor Band.

August 3: Bandwidth's Greatest Hits!

Throughout August I'll be airing encore presentations of interviews from the past season.

This week:

  • Caribbean Carnival aka Caribana with Joan Pierre, as interviewed by CBC Toronto's Mariel Borelli.
  • Hannah Georgas and Danielle Duval in conversation
  • 90 Second Eggs with Devin Cuddy and The Strumbellas
  • Music from David Rudder and Drew McIvor.