Nov 28, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Quiz Shows Audio
Rewind Quiz Shows Nov 28, 2013 | 54:59Beginning in the 1940's, quiz shows were a regular part of programming on CBC Radio. On this Rewind, a four-decade tour that will have you shouting out the answers as you listen.
Nov 21, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Other Events of November 1963 Audio
Rewind The Other Events of November 1963 Nov 21, 2013 | 54:59In November 1963, the world was consumed by the assassination of President John Kennedy. But two well known writers died- C.S. Lewis and Aldous Huxley. And the week following, TCA Flight 831 crashed outside Montreal killing all 118 passengers.
Apr 24, 2013 | 52:29Rewind Space Predictions with Bob McDonald Audio
Rewind Space Predictions with Bob McDonald Apr 24, 2013 | 52:29On this episode of Rewind, guest host Jeff Goodes looks at space predictions through the ages with the help of Bob McDonald, host of Quirks and Quarks. We've dug deep into the archives to find predictions about space travel from the 40's through the 80's.
Nov 7, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Teen Idols Audio
Rewind Teen Idols Nov 7, 2013 | 54:59An hour about heartthrobs, obsessions, infatuations, in short, teen idols. From Elvis Presley to Justin Bieber, with a little Paul Anka, Beatles, Donny Osmond and Leif Garrett thrown in for good measure.
Mar 28, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Dead Dog Cafe Comedy Hour Audio
Rewind Dead Dog Cafe Comedy Hour Mar 28, 2013 | 54:59The Dead Dog Café Comedy Hour. Its biting satire and irreverent tone made Tom King, Jasper Friendly Bear and Grace Heavy Hand stars. It demonstrated to all Canadians that aboriginal people have a wicked sense of humour.
Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The Dumbells Audio
Rewind The Dumbells Dec 5, 2013 | 54:59A troupe of Canadian entertainers called The Dumbells. In 1917 the First World War had been grinding on for three years, and the troops wanted nothing more than to come home. The Dumbells made them forget, at least for awhile, the horrors of war.
Oct 17, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Alice Munro on Morningside 1996 Audio
Rewind Alice Munro on Morningside 1996 Oct 17, 2013 | 54:59Rewind presents an hour long vintage conversation between Peter Gzowski, long time host of CBC Radio's Morningside, and the brilliant short story writer Alice Munro, who won the Nobel Prize for literature last week.
May 9, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Rita MacNeil: A Loving Tribute Audio
Rewind Rita MacNeil: A Loving Tribute May 9, 2013 | 54:59The beloved singer Rita MacNeil died last month. What a lot of people might not know is that she got her start writing and singing songs for the women’s liberation movement of the early 1970s.
Sep 19, 2013 | 54:59Rewind Ben Johnson: A Hero Disgraced Audio
Rewind Ben Johnson: A Hero Disgraced Sep 19, 2013 | 54:59A look back at a defining moment in Canadian sports: the Ben Johnson drug scandal. Twenty-five years ago, Johnson won gold with a world record in the 100-metres at the Seoul Olympics. The celebration didn't last long.
Nov 14, 2013 | 54:59Rewind The People Around Jazz Audio
Rewind The People Around Jazz Nov 14, 2013 | 54:59The People Around Jazz, a documentary that looked at the jazz clubs of Montreal. Also, a look at business conventions in 1959, and a chat with East German refugees after the Berlin Wall was built in 1961.