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 24, 2014: The Interviews

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Daybreak Alberta host Chris dela Torre speaks to Megan Williams about her newly released memoir, Our Interrupted Fairy Tale. The book details her relationship with Chad Warren, a man who found out he had cancer just days after they met.

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Erin Balser of CBC Books tells us about the newly unveiled 2014 Writers To Watch list.

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August 24, 2014: The Playlist


[6:10] It Never Entered My Mind - Miles Davis
[6:16] Bobby Reid - Lucette
[6:27] Hats - Samantha Savage Smith (featuring Danny Vacon)
[6:38] Love and Happiness - Al Green
[6:53] Safety Bricks - Kevin Drew
[7:10] Bad Brain Day - PS I Love You
[7:19] Girl From Ipanema - Astrud Gilberto
[7:25] We're Going To Be Friends - The White Stripes
[7:28] Lost Someone - James Brown
[7:38] Wish Upon A Storm - Jom Comyn
[7:53] A Song For Leonard Cohen - Amanda Shires
[8:10] The Bells - Lowell
[8:26] Bodies At Bay - Cold Specks
[8:38] Don't You Want Me - Bahamas (featuring The Weather Station)
[8:51] Inside Out - Spoon
[8:57] Cruel - Operators