Jesse Kinos-Goodin

Senior Producer, CBC Music

Jesse Kinos-Goodin has been a journalist and producer at CBC since 2012. He focuses on music and the arts. He is currently the senior producer for social at CBC Music. Reach him on Twitter @JesseKG or email

Latest from Jesse Kinos-Goodin

Aysanabee: 5 songs that changed my life

From Fleetwood Mac to Beyoncé, the singer breaks down the songs that have impacted him.

Robbie Robertson in 10 songs

A guide to the must-know tracks in the famed songwriter's catalogue, from hits with the Band to his solo work.

How Canadian composer Galt MacDermot unwittingly became rap royalty

He's one of the most sampled artists in hip hop, even earning the nickname King Galt.

The lost months of 2020: 15 music moments you probably forgot happened

What even happened before the pandemic hit North America, before lockdowns, before cities were categorized into colour codes? What happened in those lost months of 2020?

The Weeknd in numbers: how the singer dominated 2020

His album, After Hours, with its themes of loneliness, self-loathing and isolation, proved to be the quarantine R&B masterpiece we all needed this year.

An oral history of the night Nelly Furtado was discovered

Furtado, Jarvis Church and more retell the story from that fateful night at Honey Jam.

'An inspiration for all of us': What it was like working with Gord Downie on his final solo recording

The posthumous album features the legendary musician 'unshackled and in full flight, says his brother Patrick.

Listen to 2 songs from Gord Downie's final solo recording, Away is Mine

The album will contain 'the final 10 songs Gord sang before he passed away' and will be released Oct. 16

After the Gold Rush: 5 facts about Neil Young's breakthrough solo album on its 50th anniversary

The iconic album set the template for Young's career, and pushed boundaries at the time.

New doc series aims to amplify Indigenous voices through song

Amplify connects Indigenous artists from across cultures and mediums, including musicians Lacey Hill, Iskwē, Melody McKiver, Nick Sherman, Leonard Sumner, Shawnee and more.