CBC Saskatchewan

Past Episodes: September 2012 Archives

Western Canadian Music Awards in Saskatchewan











 Triple WCMA nominees The Deep Dark Woods 

 This week on SoundXchange we're playing and visiting with the Saskatchewan Western Canadian Music Award nominees, including The Deep Dark Woods, Library Voices, Jay Semko, Foam Lake and Jason Plumb. There's a party in Regina this weekend folks, and here's the playlist!

Plus an interview with the iconic Canadian sculptor Joe Fafard. Read more »

Saskatchewan Belles

belle-plaine thumb.jpgIf Patsy Cline and Blossom Dearie had a love child she would sing like Belle Plaine. Belle's voice is old timey and jazzy. It has twang, crystal bells and swing. You listen to this voice, and all of a sudden your cheatin' heart has a very dry martini in hand, and you're hearing something both timeless and brand new. And we've got her on the X this week, recorded live at the "Girls are Back in Town" CBC concert, along with the funny observational poems of Sharon MacFarlane, read by the amazing Maggie Huculak, and a feature interview with General Fool and Red Hot Riot-er Jayden Pfeifer.

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The Fabulous Jeffery Straker

Join SoundXchange this week as we spend the hour in concert and conversation with "musically delicious" folk-cabaret-pop pianist and singer Jeffery Straker. Read more »