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Daybreak Again - Nov 19/20, 2011

Holger Peterson has been the host of Saturday Night Blues for 25 years playing the best in blues and roots music. In his Order of Canada award winning career, he's racked up over 2000 interviews with some of the greatest names in Blues. He's also the head of his own record label, the Alberta-based, Stony Plain Records. Holger Peterson has a new book of interviews called Talking Music. He talked about the book with Russell at The Blues Can music club in Calgary.

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Alexis Kienlen is a busy woman who makes her living entirely from writing in part with her day job as the Agriculture Reporter for Alberta Farmer magazine.  However, the rest of her is spent writing writing poetry. Alexis has just released her second book of poems called 13, published by Frontenac House. Alexis Kienlen joined Russell Bowers in the Daybreak studio with a reading from 13, love for the freaks.

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It's been compared to the Stanley Cup for sports journalists. It's the Elmer Ferguson Memorial Award and it meant that Edmonton Sun columnist, Terry Jones, was formally inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame. He spoke with Russell Bowers on the line from his home in Edmonton.

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