Aug 14, 2015 | 15:40Breakaway Li'l Andy releases The Shigawake Song Audio
Breakaway Li'l Andy releases The Shigawake Song Aug 14, 2015 | 15:40Li'l Andy has performed as part of the Shigawake Music Festival since it began on the Gaspe Coast. The Montreal country singer joined the CBC's Rachelle Solomon in studio to talk about releasing "The Shigawake Song" in time for this year's events.
Aug 26, 2015 | 10:17Breakaway Restoring La Gaspesienne #20 fishing boat Audio
Breakaway Restoring La Gaspesienne #20 fishing boat Aug 26, 2015 | 10:17An old fishing boat in the Gaspé is being restored and, for generations to come, will represent an important shift in fishing methods for the region. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with Musée de la Gaspésie archivist Jeannot Bourdage about the project.
May 8, 2015 | 8:03Breakaway Louane Emera en anglais Audio
Breakaway Louane Emera en anglais May 8, 2015 | 8:03She went from starring on the French TV sensation The Voice, to starring in a hit French movie that opens in Quebec today. The CBC's Peter Black spoke with Louane Emera about her rise to stardom in her first English interview.
Aug 27, 2015 | 17:59Breakaway Tree Man documentary premieres in Montreal Audio
Breakaway Tree Man documentary premieres in Montreal Aug 27, 2015 | 17:59François, a Québécois Christmas tree seller, stars in a documentary called Tree Man. Filmed in New York City, it makes its world premiere in Montreal tomorrow. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with the filmmakers, and with the tree man himself.
Apr 13, 2015 | 8:36Breakaway Remembering Paul Almond, Part 2 Audio
Breakaway Remembering Paul Almond, Part 2 Apr 13, 2015 | 8:36Paul Almond's career in movies and television spanned 40 years. Breakaway has aired many interviews with Almond, who was so proud of his roots in the Gaspé region. This conversation, found in our archives, touches on his Hollywood years.
Jun 23, 2015 | 10:47Breakaway A guide to day-to-day Québec French Audio
Breakaway A guide to day-to-day Québec French Jun 23, 2015 | 10:47Dépanneur and poutine are obvious ones, but there are so many words and expressions that are unique to Québécois French. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon spoke with Daniel Kraus about Speak Québec, his guide to everyday French in the province.
Oct 15, 2014 | 8:49Breakaway Quebec Ebola expert Audio
Breakaway Quebec Ebola expert Oct 15, 2014 | 8:49Dr. Gary Kobinger is trying to find a vaccine for the Ebola virus. He's currently on his way back from the Congo and Sierra Leone. The CBC's Peter Tardif spoke with his sister, who is also a scientist, about her brother's work on the deadly virus.
Apr 10, 2015 | 15:05Breakaway Remembering Paul Almond Audio
Breakaway Remembering Paul Almond Apr 10, 2015 | 15:05Paul Almond, a pioneer of Canadian film and television, and a proud son of the Gaspé, has died at age 83. He was a good friend to Breakaway. The CBC's Rachelle Solomon pulled parts of interviews from the archives to re-air in tribute.