The House Blend Playlist – June 18, 2018

June 18, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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House Blend Playlist – June 11, 2018

June 11, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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Bryan Adams on Mulligan Stew

June 8, 2018

For nearly 40 years, Bryan Adams has been a lot of things over his career: one of the world’s best-selling musicians, celebrated songwriter and Hall-of-Famer, Order of Canada recipient. Now, he can add songwriting  for Broadway to his already legendary

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CKUA Top 30: May 27 – June 2, 2018

June 6, 2018

Top 30: Week of May 27 – June 2, 2018  = Albertan            = Canadian   1.  Mariel Buckley – Driving In The Dark (Independent) 2. Lake Street Dive – Free Yourself Up (Nonesuch) 3. Shakey Graves – Can’t Wake Up (Dualtone) 4. Courtney Barnett

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House Blend Weekly Playlist – June 4, 2018

June 4, 2018

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Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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More 45s on Roy’s Record Room

June 2, 2018

This week, Roy continues to go through that nearly foot-high stack of 45s that came in to The Room a while back. He’ll spin sides from folks like Bob Dylan, Dinah Washington & Brook Benton, Johnny Bond, Ella Fitzgerald, the

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CKUA Top 30: May 20 – May 26, 2018

May 30, 2018

Top 30: Week of May 20 – May 26, 2018  = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  Mariel Buckley – Driving In The Dark (Independent) 2. Nickodemus – A Long Engagement (Wonderwheel) 3. Bombino – Deran (Partisan) 4. Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You

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Edmonton Folk Fest Line-up Revealed

May 30, 2018

We’ve now got a look at the performers who will be taking the stage at this year’s Edmonton Folk Music Festival! This year’s amazing line-up includes big acts like The Decemberists, Shakey Graves, Regina Spektor and Neko Case, as well

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Steven Page on Mulligan Stew

May 25, 2018

From a Speaker’s Corner booth in Toronto to the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Steven Page has had a long and strange journey. And now, the latest stop for the former Barenaked Ladies co-founder it Calgary’s National Music Centre as

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CKUA Top 30: May 13 – May 19, 2018

May 23, 2018

 = Albertan            = Canadian 1. Leon Bridges –  Good Thing (Columbia) 2. Aki Kumar – Aki Goes To Bollywood (Independent) 3.  Michael Rault – It’s A New Day Tonight (Sleepless) 4. Ruby Velle & The Soulphonics – State Of All Things (Independent) 5.  Mariel

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House Blend Weekly Playlist – May 22, 2018

May 22, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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House Blend Weekly Playlist – May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018

The Playlist The Picks Meg Wilcox— Rich Aucoin, “P:U:S:H” The sun is back out, and so is your resolve to update your running playlist! May I so humbly suggest this tune from Rich Aucoin? From the pulsing beat to the

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Ben Caplan on Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story

May 11, 2018

Halifax folk singer Ben Caplan gets back in studio with Grant Stovel to talk about his newest project — ‘Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story,” a musical theatre piece that has received praise off-Broadway and is now at the Citadel

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Molly Johnson on Mulligan Stew

May 10, 2018

Many musicians talk about the process of having to find what kind of artist they are. Molly Johnson isn’t one of them. The JUNO-winning Canadian jazz icon says she’s never particularly lacked for a sense of who she is. “I

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House Blend Playlist – May 7, 2018

May 7, 2018

  The Playlist:   The Picks: Terry David Mulligan— Jann Arden, “The Long Goodbye” Such a personal song. The loss of Jann’s Father and the slow fade of her wonderful Mother. All of Jann’s thoughts, wishes and dreams in one

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A Whole Lotta Fats Domino on RRR

May 4, 2018

Elvis Presley called Fats Domino the real king of rock ‘n’ roll. This week, Roy dedicates the entire hour of Triple-R Radio to the music of the great, late Fats Domino. We’ll hear tracks spanning his peak decade of 1950

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Doo-wap Time on Roy’s Record Room

April 12, 2018

This week, it’s an hour of doo-wop on Triple-R Radio featuring vocal groups from the fifties like the Crows, the Chords, the Royals, the 5 Royales, the Dominos, the Clovers, the Drifters and more, all from the original 45s and

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