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.

September 14, 2014: The Interviews

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Daybreak Alberta host Chris dela Torre spoke with author and humanitarian, Amanda Lindhout. They talked about how her life has changed since the release of her memoir, A House In The Sky. The book is an award-winning Canadian bestseller, chronicling the 460 days she spent in captivity in Somalia. 




Our finance expert Nisha Patel dropped by to offer advice on how to talk about money issues with your mate. She also recommended this quiz to couples hoping to better understand the saving styles of their partners and themselves.




Our house vet, Dr. Ted Morris, separates fact from myth when it comes to vaccinations for cats and dogs.


September 14, 2014: The Playlist


[6:10] Railroad Boy - Steph Cameron

[6:27] We Go Home - Adam Cohen

[6:40] Bound By The Beauty - Jane Siberry

[6:52] I Don't Want To Hear It Anymore - Shelby Lynne

[7:10] September Fields - Frazey Ford

[7:25] Man of Constant Sorrow - Soggy Bottom Boys

[7:38] Good Morning Good Morning - The Beatles

[8:10] It's-A-Coming - Natalie Merchant

[8:38] You've Got A Lot On Your Mind - Sloan

[8:53] All Alone (On My Own) - Michael Rault