• Katherine Duncan Key of A

    Key of A | About the Show

    The Key of A is your guide to Alberta's creative music community. Join Katherine Duncan for the best original music by new and established artists from across the province — and hear them in conversation, on stage and on record.

    Posted: Nov 10, 2016 6:18 PM MT
    Last Updated: Nov 24, 2016 11:55 AM MT

Key of A

  • Evan Freeman

    Crossing genres with Del Bel, Evan Freeman and Audrey Ochoa

    by Katherine Duncan

    New tracks from Del Bel and Audrey Ochoa, plus a live set by Evan Freeman, recorded at Block Heater 2017.

    Posted: May 16, 2017 4:37 PM MT
    Last Updated: May 16, 2017 4:38 PM MT
  • Ann Vriend

    New music by Ann Vriend, Fast Romantics and more

    by Katherine Duncan

    This week, the Key of A cracks open the jewel cases of some new releases by musicians from around Alberta.

    Posted: May 12, 2017 3:03 PM MT
  • Ruth B.

    Check out Alberta's Western Canadian Music Award nominees

    by Katherine Duncan

    Nominations for this year's Western Canadian Music Awards are out and artists from Calgary, Red Deer or Edmonton show up in most categories. From Francophone to roots, pop to metal to country, you've got hometown heroes to root for. This week, we feature some of the top contenders.

    Posted: May 05, 2017 3:49 PM MT
  • Goldtop

    Goldtop Live at The Needle Vinyl Tavern

    by Katherine Duncan

    Hear a live set by this new Edmonton duo recorded at the Key of A's showcase of local bands and solo artists at The Needle Vinyl Tavern.

    Posted: Apr 21, 2017 5:47 PM MT
  • Mohsin Zaman

    Mohsin Zaman live at The Needle Vinyl Tavern

    by Katherine Duncan

    Edmonton singer songwriter Mohsin Zaman opens the Key of A's first live showcase at The Needle.

    Posted: Apr 10, 2017 4:13 PM MT
  • Good Nature

    New Hear the latest from Jesse and the Dandelions, Good Nature and more

    by Katherine Duncan

    This week on the Key of A, a roundup of recent releases from some of Alberta's top musical artists.

    Posted: Mar 30, 2017 11:47 AM MT
  • Nature Of

    Nature Of Live at The Needle Vinyl Tavern

    by Katherine Duncan

    Hear the closing set from the Key of A's first Live at The Needle showcase. Plus, original jazz by Calgary-based vocalist Johanna Sillanpaa and a preview of the launch event for Bent River Records in Edmonton.

    Posted: Mar 21, 2017 3:59 PM MT
  • Lexi Strate

    CBC shines a Searchlight on Alberta music

    by Katherine Duncan

    Regional Searchlight hopefuls from northern and southern Alberta and a live set by YYC Music "Group of the Year" 2016 winners The New Electric.

    Posted: Mar 15, 2017 12:12 PM MT
    Last Updated: Mar 15, 2017 12:31 PM MT
  • Hello Moth

    Meet Hello Moth ahead of his show at U.K.'s The Great Escape

    by Katherine Duncan

    Calgary's Hello Moth joins Katherine in studio with his latest album. Edmonton jazz vocalist Mallory Chipman calls herself a proud feminist, and has a song to prove it. Plus, new orchestral pop noir from Del Bel, and timely music inspired by refugees and immigration by former Edmonontonian Wendy McNeill.

    Posted: Mar 09, 2017 10:14 AM MT
  • Evan Freeman

    Evan Freeman live at Calgary's Block Heater Festival

    by Katherine Duncan

    A live set from singer-songwriter Evan Freeman with guitarist Darren Young showcases original songs from Freeman's album, Luna, which made the Key of A's Best of 2016 list.

    Posted: Feb 24, 2017 12:16 PM MT

Audio Clips

  • 100 mile house interview

    Wednesday December 07, 2016

    Audio 100 mile house interview

    Peter Stone and Denise MacKay of the band 100 mile house join Katherine Duncan with stories and songs from their new album, Hiraeth.

    Listen 28:31
  • Danielle French feature

    Wednesday December 07, 2016

    Audio Danielle French feature

    Calgary singer-songwriter Danielle French joins Katherine Duncan with stories and songs from her new album, Miss Scarlett and the Madmen: Dark Love Songs.

    Listen 30:30

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