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.

THE INTERVIEWS: Stephen Bown | The Breakup Shop


Daybreak Alberta host Chris dela Torre spoke to Canmore-based writer, Stephen Bown. His new book, White Eskimo, tells the story of Knud Rasmussen, an early 20th century explorer with both Danish and Inuit roots. Bown will do a book signing at Cafe Books in Canmore on Saturday December 5 from 1 to 3pm. White Eskimo is published by Douglas & McIntyre.

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breakup shop.jpgTHE BREAKUP SHOP

Forget that awkward final coffee date. The CBC's Paul Karchut tells us about a new Canadian business that offers to break up with your partner so you don't have text, email or phonecall.

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November 29, 2015: The Playlist

joy division.jpg6:10am: I Don't Know Where I Stand - Emilie-Claire Barlow

6:26am: Waves Breaking - Kae Sun

6:38am: Won't Go Back - Edie Brickell & Steve Martin

6:53am: Let 'Em In - The Bros. Landreth

7:10am: At Last - Etta James

7:26am: A Day In The Life - The Beatles

7:43am: Ditmas - Mumford and Sons

7:52am: Eventually - Tame Impala

8:10am: When I Paint My Masterpiece - Elliott Brood

8:23am: Love Will Tear Us Apart - Joy Division

8:38am: Unfortunate Love - Nuela Charles feat. Darren Frank

8:53am: Nowhere Radio - T. Buckley Trio