Oct 6, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud Crossing Oceans Audio
Living Out Loud Crossing Oceans Oct 6, 2013 | 52:58The Canadian Kontiki"; in 1956 four men and two kittens set out from Halifax on a raft to cross the Atlantic - and they made it. PLUS; Hon Lu's escape from Vietnam"and the sinking of "The Silver".
Sep 22, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud Dealing with the demons Audio
Living Out Loud Dealing with the demons Sep 22, 2013 | 52:58"The Controller in his mind"; Kit Skelly's diary offers rare and valuable insights into his battle with Schizophrenia. "Saving Sarah"; why did it take so long to find the treatment that saved her life?
Jul 7, 2013 | 52:59Living Out Loud Viva Italia (April 2012 Encore) Audio
Living Out Loud Viva Italia (April 2012 Encore) Jul 7, 2013 | 52:59"Don't call it salami!" To many Canadians of Italian origin the word salami means something inferior and commercial. The real stuff is called "soppressatta" and this you make at home with love, care, wine and laughter. Sam Pane spent a weekend learning
Mar 8, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 1 Mar 8, 2013 | 24:58"Just one song"; in the movies they make it seem so easy, but in real life? Eavesdrop on a journalist and his non musical friend as they try to find the creative voice that will lead to a hit song, the real show stopper they crave to compose. "The Change in Farming"; a young composer takes his grandfather's rich voice and even richer old world farming stories and turns them into rap music.
Mar 8, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 2 Mar 8, 2013 | 27:28Many voices, one person; Samantha Hodder learns how to be a one woman band. In earlier times many women found their voice but were held back from using it. But no-one could suppress the songs and poems of Bob Coe's amazing mother Connie. A young man says he wants to learn how to "sing like Marvin". Good luck with that because it's Marvin Gaye he's talking about! Find your voice and sing from the heart - like Rosella Fraser, raised in a home filled with baptist faith and gospel and country singing.
"OH NO, SAY IT AIN'T SO!" THE "VOICE" OF LIVING OUT LOUD WILL FALL SILENT FOR THE NEXT FEW MONTHS AS WE DONATE OUR AIR TIME TO "THE 180", A NEW SHOW HOSTED BY JIM BROWN. WE WILL RETURN WITH LOTS OF GREAT NEW STORIES IN JULY. AU REVOIR; FROM CHRIS HOWDEN AND STEVE WADHAMS.
Mar 1, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud The letter C Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud The letter C Part 1 Mar 1, 2013 | 24:58C is for cancer but also for Courage and Cottages - holiday cottages. "Seana and Jackie" is a story in two voices; Jackie has had cancer surgery and Seana O'Neill runs an organisation called "Cottage dreams". C is for the Cello which Joanne Oasterman saw in a pawn shop and fell in love with. When the cello was sold to someone else Joanne went on a quest to satisfy her dreams and desires.
Mar 1, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud The letter C Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud The letter C Part 2 Mar 1, 2013 | 27:28C is Crokinole, a very Canadian board game. It's also for Continuity and Confidence; the confidence a young man needs to tell his father something he doesn't want to hear. C is for Cages - for birds and for people. Alex Samur's father has always kept canaries and when she visited her Christian Arab cousins in Jersusalem she was amazed to find that they do too. C is for Dr. Calamari and his Cabinet of strange sounds and Curious Children.
Feb 22, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 1 Feb 22, 2013 | 24:58"I hate being black", Joseph Daley said to his parents his ears ringing with racial epithets hurled at him by his kindergarten classmates. Not any more - not since he began fighting racism with humour and poetry. "Black ghosts of Paris"; in the small Ontario town where she was raised, Julia Browne and her family felt isolated and alone, almost the only black people around. When Julia moved to Paris she found her spiritual home and some long gone but inspiring people she calls her "black ghosts". Jamal Robinson wants a career in broadcasting. When we hooked him up with a top CBC producer he was in for some surprises, most of them good.
Feb 22, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Shades of black Part 2 Feb 22, 2013 | 27:28"Follow me". Hear the sound of a choir being born, from a gleam in its founder's eye to its first triumphant performance. The Nathaniel Dett Chorale is a professional chamber choir specialising in "Afrocentric music". It's shown how music can bring not just joy and enjoyment but has the power to overcome differences and break down barriers of race and colour.
Feb 15, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" - Part 1 Feb 15, 2013 | 24:58"End of the line". For decades "The Northlander" has snaked 700 kilometers from Toronto to Cochrane, through farmland and the hard rock of the Canadian shield - a train with a long and proud history. Last year the Ontario government cancelled it. Some people on its last run were travelling on routine business, others to savour a sad moment and to remember. "Noises off". What is it about train sounds that stimulate our imagination and our memories? We asked people to put on headphones, listen to the sounds of trains and talk.
Feb 15, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" - Part 2 Feb 15, 2013 | 27:28"Kids again"; when they were young Jay Brown and his brother often explored the train tunnel near their home, plunging into its seductive depths. Years later it still pulls them in. "Infiltrators"; for some people a 'do not enter' sign is an irresistable invitation to open up a manhole to the forbidden tunnels that lie deep below busy city streets. "The Screaming tunnel" near Niagara Falls has a dark and mysterious past and it's where locals and tourists go at midnight to strike a match and scare themselves half to death. Our brave investigator Sam Pane was the only one to venture into its darkness alone.