August 2012 Archives

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Labour Day Work Songs

We're celebrating the Labour Day long weekend with music inspired by working life. You'll hear from Jon MacAslin, Ella Fitzgerald, and Campbell Ryga.
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Highlights From The Season

This Saturday we take a look back at some of our favourite shows from this past season...our 64th! We'll h

ave music and interviews with Phil Dwyer, Alan Matheson, Fran Jare and her daughter Brandi Disterheft as well as with retired bookseller and trombonist Sharman King.
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Open Air II

This Saturday at 5PM, Grant Lawrence hosts a summer music special on CBC Radio 1 called "Open Air" It's a roundup of some of the best acts to appear on the CBC Musical Nooners concert stage in Vancouver this summer.
You'll hear Vancouver celtic, folk favourites the Paperboys, the sultry piano pop of Whistler's Ali Milner, the catchy power pop melodies of Abbotsford band, Oh No Yoko and the wailing rock 'n soul power of No Sinner.
Margaret Gallagher and Hot Air return on August 25.
Colleen Rennison of No Sinner busts a move at the CBC Musical Nooners

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Hot Air in Kelowna - Encore

Hear a rebroadcast of our show from Kelowna recorded in October with Anna Jacyszy and the Bernie Addington Quintet. They cooked up some smokin' jazz, laced with sassy vocals and we'll serve it up again this Saturday afternoon.
Hot Air host Margaret Gallagher with Bernie Addington and Anna Jacyszyn at the Minstrel Cafe

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BC Day!

We're celebrating the long weekend with jazz inspired by the great outdoors. From Mountain Greenery to Treelines to Beach BBQs...we're taking it outside with music from Chris Tarry, Fraser MacPherson, Jodi Proznick and more!