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CBC Music Brings You Arcade Fire Oct. 28; Hear Reflektor Now
CBC Music Brings You Arcade Fire Oct. 28; Hear Reflektor Now
Monday, Oct. 28 Arcade Fire will do a show out of the Capitol Studios in Los Angeles. CBC Music will bring you the exclusive Canadian broadcast of that show. read more »
Canada Reads: These 40 Books Could Change Our Country
Canada Reads: These 40 Books Could Change Our Country
Adrienne Clarkson, Tom Allen and Terry Fallis got their picks, Ron MacLean and Jann Arden didn't. Find out which 40 books made the 2014 Canada Reads competition then cast your vote for the Top 10. read more »
How to Pitch to the CBC: Attend the Panel October 23rd
How to Pitch to the CBC: Attend the Panel October 23rd
"In our business you hear a lot of no," Gerry Dee, creator and star of Mr. D said in a recent CBC Live panel. "So for me, the first chance I got, the real big chance, was CBC to take a chance... read more »
What\'s the Future of CBC Radio? Anna Maria Tremonti, Steve Patterson Will Share Their Answers Oct. 23
What's the Future of CBC Radio? Anna Maria Tremonti, Steve Patterson Will Share Their Answers Oct. 23
A few questions for you, and your favourite CBC/Radio-Canada hosts, too...Is radio thriving, or just surviving?What role does radio play in the lives of Canadians?What's the future of radio at CBC/Radio-Canada, and beyond?For the answers, you'll want to take in... read more »
Drake on Q: Rap is His Facebook, So We Turned His Songs Into Status Updates
Drake on Q: Rap is His Facebook, So We Turned His Songs Into Status Updates
As Drake explained to Jian Ghomeshi on Q, writing songs is his Facebook. With that in mind, we re-imagined some of the Grammy winners lyrics as Facebook status updates. Watch his hour-long Q interview, too! read more »
Hear Song Quest Entries For Robin Thicke, Burton Cummings and More
Hear Song Quest Entries For Robin Thicke, Burton Cummings and More
This summer, we put together a gallery of the 14 Pop Stars Who Should Try Out for Hockey Night in Canada's Song Quest. October 15 on 22 Minutes, Mark Critch takes that idea and skates with it over the goal line. Hear what Canada's next great hockey anthem would sound like if it were written by Burton Cummings, Neil Young, Gordon Lightfoot or Robin Thicke. read more »
Shad Takes Over CBC Music with Flying Colours
Shad Takes Over CBC Music with Flying Colours
Shad is CBC Music's first ever guest editor, which means all day Oct. 15 the MC, and recent host of the Polaris Music Prize gala, will be filling the site with articles about what he knows best: Shad. The Juno (and Canada Reads) winner's new album, Flying Colours, is out now and streaming at CBC Music. read more »
2013 Giller Prize Shortlist Revealed; CBC Books Has Cover-to-Cover Coverage
2013 Giller Prize Shortlist Revealed; CBC Books Has Cover-to-Cover Coverage
You have 'til November 5 to read the most talked about books in Canada. The 2013 Scotiabank Giller Prize shortlist was revealed Tuesday morning at Toronto's Soho House, and your finalists for the literary honour -- and its $50,000 in... read more »
Who Are Hockey Night\'s Song Quest Refs? Get Their Vital Stats
Who Are Hockey Night's Song Quest Refs? Get Their Vital Stats
The hockey season is on -- and so is CBC Music's Hockey Night in Canada Song Quest. As of October 5, they've been searching for our new unofficial national anthem -- a song that will eventually feature in an opening... read more »
Funny Thing Happened at the Canadian Comedy Awards: Mr. D and 22 Minutes Tie for Big Win
Funny Thing Happened at the Canadian Comedy Awards: Mr. D and 22 Minutes Tie for Big Win
Mr. D and This Hour Has 22 Minutes both won the title of Best TV Show at the 2013 Canadian Comedy Awards, Sunday in Ottawa. "Congrats to us both," the 22 Minutes team tweeted moments after the tie was announced. A cast vs. cast "Twerk Off" is now in the works. read more »
You\'ve Got the Power! Tell Canada Reads Which Novel Could Change Our Country
You've Got the Power! Tell Canada Reads Which Novel Could Change Our Country
Words have power. But can a single novel make the world a better place? Consider the latest edition of Canada Reads -- "One Novel to Change Our Nation" -- an experiment in finding the answer. But the first step on this mission... read more »
VIDEO: Kings of Leon Helps Kick Off the NHL Season
VIDEO: Kings of Leon Helps Kick Off the NHL Season
It's a happy day for hockey fans. The puck drops tonight on the 2013-14 NHL season with an all-Canadian doubleheader. But before the players hit the ice, Grammy-winning rock band Kings of Leon will help get the party started in Montreal. read more »