House Blend Playlist – August 6, 2018

August 7, 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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Summertime Tune on Roy’s Record Room

August 3, 2018

Time for the annual dip into the Triple-R Radio archive of summer tunes. We’ll hear some summer sides from Frank Sinatra, Sara & Maybelle Carter, John Brim, Mr. Sad Head, , Blossom Dearie, the Collectors, Blue Cheer, John Hartford and

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CKUA Top 30 – July 23 to July 30

August 1, 2018

Top 30: Week of July 23 – July 30,  2018  = Albertan            = Canadian1. Courtney Barnett – Tell Me How You Really Feel (Mom & Pop) 2. Neko Case – Hell-On (ANTI-) 3.  Mariel Buckley – Driving In The Dark (Independent) 4. Nickodemus

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Passenger – Not Chasing The Hits

July 31, 2018

Michael David Rosenberg, a.k.a Passenger, has played a few folk fests in Canada here and there before. But this summer, he’s swept across the country, playing festivals in Ottawa, Winnipeg, Vancouver and — most recently — Calgary Folk Fest. That’s

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House Blend Playlist – July 30, 2018

July 30, 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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Time To Dance on Roy’s Record Room

July 27, 2018

This week, on RRR, it’s Time To Dance – all songs about dances and dancing. You’ll hear records ranging from 1926 to around 1967. Wilson Pickett does the Funky Broadway (1967); Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra Shake That Thing

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Feist on finding ‘Pleasure’

July 25, 2018

Ahead of her Interstellar Rodeo performance, Feist talks with Grant Stovel about finding the sound of her latest album, why she prefers long gaps between releases, and the vital importance of Tuesday card nights.

Courtney Barnett’s Musical Muses

July 24, 2018

Grant Stovel caught up with Courtney Barnett backstage at 2018’s Interstellar Rodeo, just ahead of her festival-closing set. In their wide-ranging chat, she lets us in on what inspires her musically, collaborating with The Breeders, how she likes working in

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House Blend Playlist – July 23, 2018

July 23, 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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Lisa LeBlanc – On The Road

July 20, 2018

Hailing from New Brunswick, and based these days in Montreal, Lisa LeBlanc is a bilingual singer-songwriter who’s been on the road relentlessly for the past decade or so. Her latest album Why You Wanna Leave, Runaway Queen? features everything from

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Preview Of 2018’s Interstellar Rodeo

July 19, 2018

The very busy festival producer Shauna de Cartier gives you the lowdown on the headliners and hidden gems of this year’s Interstellar Rodeo. From the Northern Rodeo to the Secret Wine Party, Shauna shares stories and perspectives from her insider’s

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CKUA Top 30: July 8 – July 14,  2018

July 18, 2018

Top 30: Week of July 8 – July 14,  2018  = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  Jill Barber – Metaphora (Outside) 2. Neko Case – Hell-On (ANTI-) 3.  Peter Elkas –  Lion (846245) 4.  Tri Continental – Dust Dance (Independent) 5. Nickodemus –  A Long

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Mid-Summer Rockin’ 78 Dance Party on RRR

July 18, 2018

Tune in This Sunday for Triple-R Radio’s annual Mid-Summer Rockin’ 78 Dance Party. All rock ‘n’ roll 78s from the dawn of the genre, featuring caffeine-driven sides from Fats Domino, Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, LaVerne Baker, Ivory Joe Hunter,

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Summer Music at McDougall

July 16, 2018

We love music here in Alberta. And we love summer, as short as unpredictable as it may be. So it’s no surprise that we pack as many music festivals as possible into those precious few months, many of them showcasing

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House Blend Playlist – July 16, 2018

July 16, 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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CKUA Top 30 Chart: July 1 – July 7, 2018

July 11, 2018

Top 30: Week of July 01 – July 07,  2018  = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  Jill Barber – Metaphora (Outside) 2. Neko Case – Hell-On (ANTI-) 3. Bettye Lavette – Things Have Changed (Verve) 4. Bob Schneider – Blood And

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House Blend Playlist – July 9, 2018

July 9, 2018

The Playlist Tom Coxworth— Jefferson Airplane, “High Flying Bird” 1966 early folk into rock – second only to The Bryds (not Grateful Dead – their debut was six month later) – Fifty Two Years ago Orest Soltykevych— Chronos Vocal Ensemble

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Frazey Ford on Mulligan Stew

July 6, 2018

  Frazey Ford‘s last album, Indian Ocean, brought her worldwide attention — something that hit the BC singer-songwriter while playing a show in New Zealand last November. “There was a whole row of women in front who flew in from

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House Blend Playlist – July 3, 2018

July 3, 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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Canada Day Long Weekend Schedule

June 27, 2018

We’ve got a few changes coming to our schedule this holiday Monday. Whatever you’re doing to celebrate Canada’s 151, be sure to check in this weekend for special programming and some different voices. Friday, June 30 6pm-8pm | The Celtic

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