Feb 12, 2015 | 54:59Rewind The Great Canadian Flag Debate Audio
Rewind The Great Canadian Flag Debate Feb 12, 2015 | 54:59Fifty years ago, on February 15, 1965, Canadians raised our new official national flag for the first time. But the now familiar red maple leaf on a white background with red side bars had a bit of a rocky inception and birth.
Apr 2, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Easter: from Bonnets to Bunnies Audio
Rewind Easter: from Bonnets to Bunnies Apr 2, 2015 | 54:59Easter as it’s been covered by CBC Radio. From a report in 1949 on what Princess Margaret would be wearing for Easter to thoughts on the great Easter myths and symbols from scholar Northrop Frye, it’s a veritable Rewind Easter parade.
Jan 2, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Lister Sinclair's New Year Audio
Rewind Lister Sinclair's New Year Jan 2, 2014 | 54:59New Year’s music and resolutions from long time CBC Radio host Lister Sinclair. Whether it’s dieting and exercise, stopping smoking and drinking or loftier ideals like being a better person all round- chances are someone has resolved to do it.
Sep 25, 2014 | 54:59Rewind Lost Innocence - Wartime Romance Audio
Rewind Lost Innocence - Wartime Romance Sep 25, 2014 | 54:59To mark the 75th anniversary of the start of the Second World War, Rewind presents Lost Innocence, an hour that tells the stories of young people in wartime. You’ll hear stories of love and loss, romance and heartbreak, all with the backdrop of war.
Mar 26, 2015 | 54:59Rewind Don Harron: The Serious Comic Part Two Audio
Rewind Don Harron: The Serious Comic Part Two Mar 26, 2015 | 54:59More from Don Harron, the comic genius who enthralled Canadians for decades. Don hosted Morningside for five years and spoke to prominent Canadians such as writer Timothy Findley, singer Buffy Sainte Marie and cartoonist Lynn Johnston.
Apr 5, 2012 | 54:59Rewind Stuart MacLean: The "Morningside" Years Audio
Rewind Stuart MacLean: The "Morningside" Years Apr 5, 2012 | 54:59Stuart MacLean on Morningside- the early days of one of Canada's great story-tellers. In 1984, a young journalist named Stuart McLean was hired on as a columnist for CBC Radio's weekly morning program Morningside with Peter Gzowski. His job was to bring extraordinary stories of everyday Canadian life. It was tailor-made for his unconventional reporting style. It was also a goal he'd been pursuing for over a decade. Rewind presents three of his finest.
Dec 6, 2012 | 54:59Rewind Gordon Lightfoot retrospective Audio
Rewind Gordon Lightfoot retrospective Dec 6, 2012 | 54:59Gordon Lightfoot has been called Canada’s Folk Laureate. His melodic and soulful voice is unmistakable. He’s a modern-day troubadour with his evocative portraits of Canadian life and landscape. Rewind presents an hour of the words and music of Gordon Lightfoot.
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.
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.