Sep 29, 2013 | 19:28WAM WAM Sept 28-29 Liner Notes - Infinitely More Audio
WAM WAM Sept 28-29 Liner Notes - Infinitely More Sep 29, 2013 | 19:28This week on Liner Notes husband and wife gospel duo, Gerald Flemming & Allison Lynn have combined forces to become INFINITELY MORE. Blending Gospel, Praise & Worship, Country, and Jazz, Infinitely More wants to create a fresh new sound for the ancient ch
Mar 9, 2013 | 7:21WAM WAM March 09-10 Roy Payne remembers Stompin' Connors Audio
WAM WAM March 09-10 Roy Payne remembers Stompin' Connors Mar 9, 2013 | 7:21Newfoundland singer-songwriter Roy Payne met Stompin' Tom Connors at Toronto's Horseshoe Tavern more than 40 years ago. They played many of the same bars and clubs. They became friends. And they even tried writing a song together. We reached Roy Payne at his home in Mattawa, Ontario.
Oct 11, 2014 | 10:03WAM Russell Wangersky's newest novel is called WALT Audio
WAM Russell Wangersky's newest novel is called WALT Oct 11, 2014 | 10:03Russell Wangersky is a well know newspaper columnist in Newfoundland and Labrador. He was nominated for the Giller Prize and won the Thomas Raddall Atlantic Fiction Award for his novel "Whirl Away". His non fiction book "Burning Down the House Fighting F
Feb 23, 2013 | 11:31WAM WAM Feb 23-24 Veselina Tomova - Crossings Audio
WAM WAM Feb 23-24 Veselina Tomova - Crossings Feb 23, 2013 | 11:31Veselina Tomova's new showCrossings opens this week at the Red Ochre Gallery in St. John's. It explores that place between the old world and the new, between departure and arrival, the space where we are pulled in two directions. Mack visited with Veselina at the Gallery to see the new work.
Sep 22, 2013 | 13:13WAM The Wonderful Dogfish Racket - Tom Dawe Audio
WAM The Wonderful Dogfish Racket - Tom Dawe Sep 22, 2013 | 13:13Tom Dawe is a godfather of Nfld letters. One of the co-founders of breakwater books, founding editor of the literary journal Tickleace. he's a lifetime member of the Writer's Alliance and part of the NLAC Hall of Honour. he's won provincial and national a
Feb 23, 2014 | 4:22WAM WAM Feb 22-Feb 23 - Louis Elphage Wynn Jones Bernard Audio
WAM WAM Feb 22-Feb 23 - Louis Elphage Wynn Jones Bernard Feb 23, 2014 | 4:22The arts community in Newfoundland and Labrador is grieving the loss of Louis Elphage Wynn Jones Bernard. Louis was the much beloved son of Andy Jones and Mary Lynn Bernard and the brother of Marthe Bernard. All well known and well loved members of the th
Oct 26, 2014 | 11:12WAM Jordan Bennett - Ice Fishing Audio
WAM Jordan Bennett - Ice Fishing Oct 26, 2014 | 11:12"Ice Fishing" is the name of Jordan Bennett's newest art installation. Created as a partnership with the NFB and ImaginNATIVE film and media arts festival, it features a film, 3D animations of smelts and a real shed that Jordan built with his father and u
Sep 23, 2012 | 10:08WAM Captain Cook symposium Audio
WAM Captain Cook symposium Sep 23, 2012 | 10:08A symposium dedicated to explorer James Cook marks the 250th anniversary of his arrival in Newfoundland. His work here laid the groundwork for his more famous explorations in the Pacific. Fred Smith is the Vice President of the Newfoundland Historical Society - and he's organizing a symposium to commemorate this 250th anniversary. He speaks with host Chris O'Neill Yates
Oct 17, 2012 | 9:04WAM WAM Oct 13-14 Ben Cox Audio
WAM WAM Oct 13-14 Ben Cox Oct 17, 2012 | 9:04Benjamin Cox has lived through a lot of turmoil in his life...
Much of it caused by his own behavior.
From a promising career as an ER nurse, Cox turned to drugs.
Even using his position to steal narcotics to keep his habit going.
But Cox wasn't finished falling yet.
He got caught.
Benjamin Cox tells his story in a self-published book called "My Name is Ben and I'm and Addict".
His book has sold out and now he's attracted a publisher.
Cox stopped by our studio to tell me about his descent to the depths of drug addition...
And the rude awakening that put him on the road to recovery.