CBC Newfoundland and Labrador

"If you're not popular, it's your own damn fault"

UPDATE: April 16: LIVE FROM ST. JOHN'S FOR THE JUNOS: Performances and interviews with Halifax rapper up for multiple Junos, Classified, best new group nominees The Arkells and St. John's-born singer-songwriter Amelia Curran. Plus, Great Big Sea's Alan Doyle explains how a musical friendship with actor Russell Crowe led to a part for him in the new Robin Hood movie, starring Crowe and Cate Blanchett. And a performance and chat with Doyle's GBS colleague Sean McCann on his new solo album.

Doors open at 9 a.m. NT at the Reid Music Theatre, Memorial University in St. John's.

One of the many solid quotes from Jody Richardson of the Pathological Lovers during an interview with host Jian Ghomeshi on CBC Radio One's Q.

Here are some shots from this morning's show:

Jian Ghomeshi with Elizabeth Kennedy, George Murray and Ryan Cleary on a panel addressing the question: "What is the new Newfoundland?"

DSCF2368.JPGJian Ghomeshi warming up the crowd.

jian.JPGThe Pathological Lovers

Jody Richardson shouting out to his daughter on her 20th birthday.

DSCF2386.JPGRon Hynes