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Past Episodes: April 2011 Archives

From The Prairies

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What does it mean to be from the Prairies? To each, his or her own. Musician Mark Ceaser places himself in the flatlands of his home and his heart through his songwriting. Poet Teresa Yang takes her prairie sensibilities (and her height) to her cultural home of China. The rest of us? We get to come along for the ride, this week on The X. (Photo by Chris Haynes.)

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Choir-pa-looza!

Choir small.jpgIt's like a folk festival for choirs! Or a Woodstock for the choral community! Last year, Saskatoon hosted Podium 2010, a gathering of choirs from across the country, and CBC Saskatchewan was there to record all the notes. Tune in this week to SoundXchange to hear the National Youth Choir of Canada (left), the Canadian Chamber Choir, and Saskatoon's Childrens Choir. It'll be choir-some and choir-ific! Read more »

Hot Lava

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It's hard not to like a band that calls themselves a 'Sexy Acoustic-Indie-Dance Party!' These Saskatoon boys can melt cold hard steel with their hot guitars and limitless energy. SoundXchange features Volcanoless in Canada this Saturday, recorded last fall from Louis Pub at the University of Saskatchewan.

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