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Live music in studio

Quebec City band Mauves in studio

mauves.jpg"We're a real band now." That's how the members of Mauves reacted when they heard they'd be performing at the Francofolies in Montreal this year. And even though they sing songs about Montreal, in many ways they are a quintessentially Quebec City band. Cédric, Alexandre and Jean-Christophe joined Susan in studio on a rainy Friday morning to talk about growing up musically, and where they're off to next. Listen here.

5 for Trio jazzing up our studio

5fortrio.jpgWhat does jazz performed by three young men who grew up on metal music sound like?
 
The answer is: really good!
 
Sylvain St-Onge (guitar/vocals), Mathieu Rancourt (upright bass/vocals) Jean-Francois Gingras (drums/vocals) form Quebec City's 5 for Trio joined us in studio for a live performance.
 
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Les Chercheurs d'Or live in studio

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Looking for gold in all the right places. Meet les Chercheurs d'Or, the Quebec City based band bringing their bluegrass flavoured songs around the world. Simon Pelletier, François Gagnon, Isabeau Vallois and Luke Dawson joined Susan in studio to talk about the inspiration behind their sound. Pictured left, they're playing "Allume donc la radio." How appropriate:
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