Daybreak Alberta
with Chris dela Torre

CBC Radio One: Weekends 6:00 - 9:00 a.m.

Wake up to the weekend with Daybreak Alberta, featuring interviews with newsmakers, artists and provocateurs from the province and beyond. Host Chris dela Torre presents the music, people and events that make up life in Alberta, from jazz standards and indie music to home renovation tips and fine wine. Follow us on Twitter @daybreakalberta for access to free swag and exclusive giveaways during the show.

August 31, 2014: The Interviews



Daybreak Alberta host Chris dela Torre spoke to Alberta-born country star, Brett Kissel. They talked about Brett's breakthrough year in country music -- he has more nominations than any other artist at the upcoming Canadian Country Music Association Awards in Edmonton. Chris also gave away a pair of tickets to the awards show, sponsored in part by CBC. Tune in Saturday Sept 6 for another chance to win tickets!

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Chris also spoke to Farha Ternikar about her new book, Brunch: A History, published by Roman & Littlefield. Ternikar also teaches a Food and Culture course at Le Moyne College in Syracuse, New York.

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August 31, 2014: The Playlist


[6:10] Next To Me - Lizzy Hoyt

[6:26] Vanishing Song - Clinton St. John

[6:38] Born On The Cusp - American Analog Set

[6:41] Caravan - Van Morrison

[6:53] Broken For Good - Jill Barber

[7:10] Phantasm - Flying Lotus

[7:18] Echo Beach - Martha and the Muffins

[7:27] Devil's Best Dress - Corb Lund

[7:38] From The Night - Stars

[7:49] You Really Got Me - The Kinks

[7:56] Stranger To My Happiness - Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

[8:10] Summertime - Billie Holiday

[8:25] You're The Cream In My Coffee - Nat King Cole

[8:38] Started With A Song - Brett Kissel

[8:54] Tough People Do - Brett Kissel