Busy show coming up! In the first hour: hear about the ODLC International Women's Day Dinner, Railbender - a new tattoo studio/art gallery, and Jill Zmud's Kickstarter CD campaign! After 9, StillNative will be in studio to chat and perform live! Tune in to CKCU, the Mighty 93.1 FM!
Just after 8, Ottawa troubadour Kenny Voita will be on the line to chat about the new music he's working on and a show with John Carroll on Friday night. Later, you can hear about Bourses Tontines Awards, an innovative program that provides small grants ($500) to support projects by local women working in the creative arts.
In the first hour, Prof. Joanne St. Lewis and Anthony Bansfield join me talk about Black Ice and other Black History Month events. Anthony will also be performing some spoken word live in studio. After 9, Riishi Von Rex return for another live performance and chat about their music.
Great show tomorrow! ! Lynne Hanson live in studio just after 8. Hannah Moscovitch talking about her play, This Is War, now at GCTC, around 8:35. Kris Ward from local band By The Lights, just after 9.
Just after 8, tune in to hear about the Spread the Net campaign, which provides insecticide treated nets to families all across Africa to prevent the spread of malaria. This year they will be going to Zimbabwe. We'll be talking about a great musical fundraiser for this at Algonquin College.
Later, singer-songwriter John Wort Hannam will be on the line to chat about his music and his gig Thursday night with Jon Brooks at the blacksheep inn. Tune in to CKCU, the Mighty 93.1 FM!
Tomorrow I will be playing more of my favourite music from 2013 plus one of my favourite interviews - Canadian folk legend Laura Smith, whose a cappella song performed live in studio brought shivers to my spine.
Great show coming up! - local Celtic country rocker Bob Haughian will be on the line to chat about his music and his show Thursday night. Later, Chris Vos, singer for The Record Company, is back on the Thursday Special Blend to chat about this L.A. based band's upcoming appearance at the Ottawa Folk Festival
It's going to be a busy show tomorrow! In the first hour, I will be chatting with John P. Kelly, director of the Great Canadian Theatre Company's latest hit, Fly Me to the Moon! Later in the hour, Nathan Gill from PEI's The North Lakes will be on the line to talk about the band and their show tomorrow night at Zaphod's Ottawa. After 9:00, Lefty McRighty will be in studio to talk about the latest Ninety Pounds of Ugly CD and show! Tune in to CKCU!
Tune in tomorrow for another great edition of the Thursday Morning Special Blend.
Joining me in studio will be Lefty McRighty, and we'll be talking and twanging about his new record, Nashville Roadkille!
Later, I'll be speaking with Curator Cynthia Mykytyshyn and Ottawa artist Carmella Karijo Rother about Where the Wild Things...Aren't, the special group exhibition at Wall Space Gallery showcasing environmental artists.
Tune in to CKCU - the Mighty 93.1 FM!