JUNO WEEK - APRIL 15 - 22
WATCH FOR JUNO COVERAGE ON CBC NEWS: SASKATCHEWAN AT 5, 5:30 & 6!
Reporter, Britainy Robinson brings you a front row seat to the JUNO FESTIVITIES in Regina. She'll be talking to the nominees - so catch her interviews with Saskatchewan's COLIN JAMES, THE SHEEPDOGS, and many more. She'll also go behind the scenes to bring you glimpses into the JUNO WECOMING RECEPTION and tell you all about what's happening at special events throughout the week, including the JUNO CUP in Moose Jaw, JUNO FANFARE , the SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE and much, much more!
SATURDAY/SUNDAY, APRIL 13 & 14
SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND with host DAN REYNISH 6:00 - 9:00 am
To get you primed, pumped and prepared for Juno Week, Dan Reynish will play songs for you from former Juno Award winners and current and former nominees. He'll also find out from former Juno winners, ANDY KIM, IAN THOMAS and Saskatoon's JON BALLANTYNE, what it was like to win the Award and what they're up to now. Plus, the 1975 Juno Composer of the Year, and Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, PAUL ANKA, has just published his autobiography entitled MY WAY! You can win it this Saskatchewan Weekend!!
THURSDAY, APRIL 18
THE MORNING EDITION with host SHEILA COLES 6:00 - 8:30 am
LIVE FROM Good Earth Coffee House & Bakery
1881 Scarth Street (corner of 12th and Scarth Street)
It's JUNO fun with The Morning Edition! Host, Sheila Coles invites you tune-in or join her for a LIVE broadcast from Good Earth Coffee House & Bakery! She'll be featuring special musical guests, JASON PLUMB (previous Juno Award winner with his band: The Waltons), and up-and-coming singer-songwriter, DANNY GOERTZ! And, also joining Sheila for coffee talk will be fellow CBC Radio One host, JIAN GHOMESHI, (who will be recording 'Q' later in the day, live from Conexus Arts Centre!) Come on down to win some pretty cool prizes, including Morning Edition coffee mugs, and tickets to the Juno Songwriters' Circle -- but remember, you have to be there to win!
The Morning Edition will bring you more music interview on Friday, April 19! Tune in to hear interviews with Canadian greats, Tom Cochrane and Bahamas.
Q with host JIAN GHOMESHI 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Conexus Arts Centre
200 Lakeshore Drive, Regina
Be part of a special live-audience edition of Q with JIAN GHOMESHI! See these great Canadian artists: K.D. LANG, 8-time JUNO winner, 4-time Grammy winner, and 2013 inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame; TOM COCHRANE, 7-time JUNO winner and the recipient of the 2013 Allan Waters Humanitarian Award; JIM CUDDY - Blue Rodeo front man; and GARY ROBERTS, They'll be joined by some of the year`s most exciting up-and-coming JUNO nominees including indie-rock sensation BAHAMAS, nominated for both Adult Alternative Album of the Year and Songwriter of the Year. Electro-rockers DRAGONETTE, nominated for Dance Recording of the Year, will also be on hand for a performance and interview. Canadian country star CORB LUND, nominated for Roots and Traditional Album of the Year, will turn in a live performance, too!
Tickets can be purchased online, or directly through the Conexus Arts Centre box office at 1-800-667-8497. Note: A limited number of JUNOfest wristband holders will be permitted access (on a first-come, first-served basis).
FRIDAY, APRIL 19
BLUE SKY with host GARTH MATERIE 12 noon - 1 pm
Get ready to dial-in to win tickets to Juno Fan Fare where you'll meet some of Canada's hottest entertainers!
Topic of the day - 'Tell us about the best live concert you have ever seen.'
Host, Garth Materie is joined by father and son, KEVIN & KANE CHERKO who've been co-nominated for producer of the year. Originally from Saskatchewan, the duo have made it big in the recording industry! KEVIN is known for his work with heavy metal bands and has worked with musical greats including: Ozzy Osbourne, Slash, Shania Twain, Ringo Starr, Britney Spears and many more. He has been a Juno nominee 5 times, winning 3!
THE AFTERNOON EDITION with host CRAIG LEDERHOUSE 4:00 - 6:00 pm
LIVE FROM O'Hanlon's Irish Pub
1947 Scarth St, Regina
End your work week on the right note! HEY OCEAN (nominated for breakthrough band) and ALEX CUBA perform live at The Afternoon Edition's special live Juno broadcast from O'Hanlon's Irish Pub! Host, Craig Lederhouse talks to music journalist, LARRY LEBLANC, recipient of the 2013 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award and with the JUNOS official eco-blogger, 10-year old Hannah Alper. And don't miss the Juno Cup table-hockey face-off between THE ROCKERS and NHL GREATS! Check out which surprise guest players will make up the teams! And, one lucky audience member will walk away from the show with the table hockey game!
Earlier in the week, be sure to tune-in for a chance to take part in the JUNO Cup shoot out - you could win some really cool prizes! Then on Thursday, Craig invites you join him on-air for an in-studio songwriter's "semi-circle" with Saskatchewan JUNO FEST performers VAL HALLA & MEGAN NASH. He'll also talk to DEREK BACHMAN, event's co-producer, who will provide a look ahead to JUNO FEST highlights.
JUNO CUP 7:30 p.m.
Mosaic Place, 110 1st Avenue NW Moose Jaw, SK
An all-star lineup of rockers will face off against a pack of NHL greats for Moose Jaw's first JUNO Cup. Two of Canada's favourite pastimes -- hockey and music -- come together for this celebrity hockey game in support of MusiCounts, Canada's music education charity associated with CARAS.
NHL Greats: Mark Napier, Brad Dalgarno, Troy Crowder, Gary Roberts, Mike Sillinger, Jamie Heward, Mike Pelyk, Ed Staniowski
Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Andrew Usenik (Ten Second Epic)*, Brent Fitz (Slash), Brian Kobayakawa, (Serena Ryder)*, Chad Brownlee*, Classified*, Cory Churko (Shania Twain), Craig Northey (Odds),
Devin Cuddy, Doug Elliot (Odds), Francois Lamoureux*, Gavin Gardiner (The Wooden Sky)*
Jay Bodner (Eagle & Hawk, Jason Plumb (Jason Plumb & The Willing), Jon Gallant (Billy Talent)*
Kevin Churko*, Kevin Parent, Michael Hollett, Mic Boyd (Classified)*, Beard Guy (Walk off the Earth)*
Paul Gutheil (Library Voices), Shawn Hook*, Vince Fontaine (Eagle & Hawk), John Sutton (Rusty)
*denotes a 2013 JUNO Award nominee
Purchase Details: Individual tickets to JUNO Cup are priced at $15 (plus service charges). The public can purchase tickets online at www.mosaicplace.ca, charge by phone at 306-624-2050, or visit the Mosaic Place Box Office. Proceeds benefit MusiCounts.
Media Presenter: CBCMusic.ca
SATURDAY/SUNDAY - APRIL 20, 21
SASKATCHEWAN WEEKEND with host DAN REYNISH 6:00 - 9:00 am
Dan will be joined by a wide range of guests this Juno Award Weekend. Aboriginal singer ELISAPIE (E-LISS-uh-pee), who was originally nominated in the Breakthrough Artist of the Year category, only to have the nomination rescinded a month later when she was deemed ineligible. RICH DODSON and KIM BERLY were four-time Juno winners in 1972 with their band The Stampeders. They'll discuss the Awards that year and the legacy of their song "Sweet City Woman". BELLE STARR, a new Canadian trio who are not nominated this year, but are in Regina to introduce people to their music. Also this weekend, the history of the Juno award Statuette itself and how it's made. PLUS, you can win Juno host Michael Buble's latest CD "To Be Loved" all weekend long, before it will even be available in stores.
SUNDAY - APRIL 21
JUNO SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE
12:00pm - 2:00pm
Casino Regina Show Lounge
Sheila Coles, host of The Morning Edition is pleased to emcee the JUNO SONGWRITERS' CIRCLE featuring some of today's most talented Canadian singer-songwriters who will be sharing their music and stories on stage. At centre stage will be seven-time JUNO Award winner TOM COCHRANE who hosts the show. Cochrane will be joined by a diverse lineup of 2013 JUNO Award nominees including: indie roots musician Bahamas; hip-hop star Classified alongside folksinger DAVID MYLES; iconic singer-songwriter and producer COLIN JAMES; country music's CRYSTAL SHAWANDA; world music singer-songwriter DANNY MICHEL and folk-rock singer-songwriter KATHLEEN EDWARDS.
Purchase Details: 19+. Tickets to JUNO Songwriters' Circle are available now from the Casino Regina Show Lounge box office at 1-800-555-3189 or www.ticketbreak.com, and are priced at $35.00 and $40.00 (before tax and service charge).
CBCMusic.ca, the official media presenter of JUNO Songwriters' Circle, is pleased to broadcast the event in a two-part special on CBC Radio 2, Monday April 22 and Tuesday April 23 at 7:00 p.m. CBC Radio One will broadcast highlights from the event on April 26 at 2:00 p.m.
JUNO Songwriters' Circle will also be available on CBCMusic.ca as an on demand stream, at www.cbcmusic.ca/concerts.
Media Presenter: CBCMusic.ca, CBC Radio