Aug 25, 2013 | 14:04WAM WAM Aug 24-25 Liner Notes - Don Brownrigg Audio
WAM WAM Aug 24-25 Liner Notes - Don Brownrigg Aug 25, 2013 | 14:04Don Brownrigg broke onto the music schene with his 2007 cd Wander Songs. A collection of radio friendly, melodic tunes with solid songwriting.
Brownrigg who grew up in the Codroy Valley is now based in Halifax - and his musical talent and collaboratio
Aug 18, 2013 | 19:28WAM WAM Aug 17-18 Liner Notes - Ralph O'Brien Audio
WAM WAM Aug 17-18 Liner Notes - Ralph O'Brien Aug 18, 2013 | 19:28Ralph O'Brien has been a main stay in the Newfoundland and Labrador folk scene since the 70's. Over the years he's played in many bands and acted as a mentor to some of the biggest acts from this province - but - it was only last month that he released h
Aug 9, 2013 | 16:25WAM WAM Aug 10-11 Liner Notes - Tara Rowsell Audio
WAM WAM Aug 10-11 Liner Notes - Tara Rowsell Aug 9, 2013 | 16:25Grand Falls gospel singer Tara Rowsell has just released her first CD, Eagle's Wings. It's a collection of gospel songs, including two of her own, and it comes after years of performing with friends and familly. I sat down with Tara to talk about Eagle's
Aug 4, 2013 | 11:25WAM WAM Aug 03-04 Booker Prize winning author Anne Enright Audio
WAM WAM Aug 03-04 Booker Prize winning author Anne Enright Aug 4, 2013 | 11:25I remember the first time I heard Anne Enright read. It was the year she won the Booker prize and I was in my kitchen probably cleaning up after breakfast listening to The Sunday Edition. Michael Enright was interviewing this lovely Irish author named Ann
Aug 2, 2013 | 20:37WAM WAM Aug 03-04 Liner Notes - Craig Young Audio
WAM WAM Aug 03-04 Liner Notes - Craig Young Aug 2, 2013 | 20:37Time for Liner Notes, and this morning on the Weekend AM we feature Craig Young with his new CD "Black Diamond Strings". Craig Young has been playing the guitar since the age of seven and started playing in his first band at the age of thirteen. Craig has
Jul 26, 2013 | 16:21WAM WAM July 27-28 Liner Notes - Celtic Fiddlers Audio
WAM WAM July 27-28 Liner Notes - Celtic Fiddlers Jul 26, 2013 | 16:21Time for Liner Notes, and this morning on the Weekend AM we feature the Celtic Fiddlers latest CD "Times and Tides "
The group was founded by Korona Brophy in 1993, when she was a teacher by combining a fiddle group for a "St. Patrick's Day Concert" in
Jul 19, 2013 | 17:36WAM Liner Notes: Mena Lodge Audio
WAM Liner Notes: Mena Lodge Jul 19, 2013 | 17:36Mena Lodge is a Corner Brook-born singer/songwriter who's shared her talents through concerts, television, movies, clubs, churches; and even a ferry ride or two. After years of writing and performing, she's just released her first CD. It's called 10 King'
Jul 12, 2013 | 12:24WAM Allison Crowe: WAM July 13-14 Liner Notes Audio
WAM Allison Crowe: WAM July 13-14 Liner Notes Jul 12, 2013 | 12:24Time for Liner Notes, and this morning on the Weekend AM we feature Allison Crowe talking about her new release, the LP "Newfoundland Vinyl". Singer-songwriter Allison Crowe has lived in the province for quite a few years now. Athough she's from Nanaimo,
Jul 7, 2013 | 12:45WAM WAM July 6-7 Liner Notes - Hannah Banana Audio
WAM WAM July 6-7 Liner Notes - Hannah Banana Jul 7, 2013 | 12:4515-year-old Hannah Wadman-Scanlon aka Hannah Banana is already an experienced performer.
As well as being the star of the Pet Network's Mickey's Farm, Hannah is an emerging musican.
She's been playing piano since the age of four and as a teen decided
Jun 30, 2013 | 9:50WAM WAM June 29-30 Chef Andrew Parsons Audio
WAM WAM June 29-30 Chef Andrew Parsons Jun 30, 2013 | 9:50Andrew Parson's is a passionate chef. The 24 year old Newfoundlander first connected with food in a meaningful way when his nan let him butter the bread that jiust came out of the oven. Who wouldn't....?
There were a few career detours through Boston P
Jun 23, 2013 | 18:53WAM WAM June 22-23 Liner Notes - Lloyd Thornhill Audio
WAM WAM June 22-23 Liner Notes - Lloyd Thornhill Jun 23, 2013 | 18:53Time for Liner Notes, and this morning on WAM we feature Lloyd Thornhill with his new CD "Just For a Moment".
Lloyd Thornhill joined forces with Glenn Simmons, Paul "Boomer" Stamp and Paul Kinsman to record his new CD "Just For a Moment". It's been 4
Jun 16, 2013 | 19:54WAM WAM June 15-16 Liner Notes - The Split Peas Audio
WAM WAM June 15-16 Liner Notes - The Split Peas Jun 16, 2013 | 19:54Time for Liner Notes, and this morning on WAM we feature the Split Peas, a local Twillingate singing group that's celebrating their 20th Anniversary this year.
Take a church organist, a singer/songwriter, a couple of accordion players and some simply s