Andrea Warner

Associate Producer, CBC Music

Andrea Warner is the author of Buffy Sainte-Marie: The Authorized Biography (2018) and We Oughta Know: How Four Women Ruled the '90s and Changed Canadian Music (2015). She is an AP at CBC Music, music columnist for CBC Radio’s On the Coast and All Points West, and freelance writer. Andrea co-hosts the weekly podcast Pop This! and is a panelist on the weekly CBC pop culture podcast, Pop Chat. Andrea is a settler who was born and raised in Vancouver on the unceded traditional territories of the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh First Nations. Pop culture, art, and feminism make her happy. She/her/hers. Find her on Twitter at @_AndreaWarner

Latest from Andrea Warner

Incredible portraits of 12 unsung Black music pioneers

From Portia White and Geeshie Wiley to Gertrude "Ma" Rainey and the Mills Brothers, 12 Black music pioneers we need to know.

21 songs turning 20 this year, from Glenn Lewis, Nelly Furtado, Nickelback, and more

'The Hamster Dance' to 'Cigarettes and Chocolate Milk': let's travel back to 2001

In Memoriam: a tribute to the musicians who left us in 2020

To the remarkable artists who passed away this year, farewell and thank you.

Best new holiday songs for 2020: Jenn Grant, Carly Rae Jepsen, Lil Nas X, more

Featuring covers and originals by more than 20 artists including Dolly Parton and Michael Bublé.

The first-ever oral history of Christmas in the Stars: Star Wars Christmas Album

The first-ever oral history of Christmas in the Stars: Star Wars Christmas Album.

Beethoven's 10 most influential moments in pop culture

From Chuck Berry and the Beatles to Nas and Beyoncé, everybody loves Beethoven.

Samurai Champs: meet the wild, new hip-hop group revolutionizing Saskatchewan music

The first feature in CBC Music’s Beyond the 6 series, highlighting hip-hop scenes outside of Toronto.

Sex, race and representation: Horsepowar unpacks her journey to Lil Miss Canada

The rapper discusses music, identity, Drake, Megan Thee Stallion and her own ‘WAP’ anthems

Holiday gift guide 2020: shop and support Haviah Mighty, Bahamas, Shred Kelly, the Good Lovelies, more

The best presents for music fans are ones that also support Canadian bands.

The Teaches of Peaches: the spiritual godmother of 'WAP' looks back on her debut album's 20th anniversary

Peaches: 'People couldn’t even decide if this was music.'