CBC Prince Edward Island

CBC Radio: March 2014 Archives

Canada's Best New Artist - VOTE NOW!

CBC Music and CBC Radio One are looking for Canada's best new artist, and the voting has begun. More than 4,500 artists from across the country have entered CBC's Searchlight. Now, the question is: which local artist or band should represent PEI in this competition. That's where YOU come in. Head to cbcmusic.ca/mainstreetPEI and Listen to the songs, Pick your favorites, and vote! You can vote for up to ten local artists each day. Whoever gets the most support will compete against other finalists from across Canada. The winner gets a gig at the CBC Music Festival and 20-thousand dollars in gear.

Boyde Beck - Tenant League


Historian Boyde Beck has a story from the Confederation era but not too many top hats in this one. Boyde tells us about the Tenant League's demand for land reform.

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Katie McGarry Live


Prince Edward Island singer/songwriter, Katie McGarry, just released a much awaited second CD. Her first album "My Side Of Town" was nominated for two Music PEI awards. She visited Mainstreet's Studio, and played some live music.

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