The Stroumboulopouli

The Stroumboulopouli

The place to get the latest news on what’s coming up on #Gtonight. Find out what Canada’s boyfriend is up to. Share stories, pictures, favourite tv and radio episodes.

CBC TV & Radio shows plus HNIC

His work with Artists for Peace and Justice

UN Ambassadorship for The World Food Programme

Sunday, September 14, 2014

Tonight On The Strombo Show - Dan Mangan And The Crackling

Tonight on The Best Of The Strombo Show!

Dan Mangan And The Crackling join George in The Broom Closet for a chat and an acoustic set.


Alex "The Can Con Don" Narvaez  will join George in celebrating twenty years of Rage Against The Machine.


 It wouldn't be The Strombo Show without the Nod To The Gods




... The Magnificent Seven, the top seven tunes of the week ...



.. Ten O'clock With Tom (Waits) ..






.. and lastly, the Big Lie-Down or the Collective Horizontal, where George tucks you in to bed with the mellowest of tunes.







You can hear The Strombo Show on CBC Radio 2 on Sunday nights, from 8 to 11 pm.  
See you there.  ;)

Thursday, September 04, 2014

Strombo, among others, Stands Up To Cancer

Strombo along with a long list of entertainers and celebrities will be participating in a combined prime-time TV special.


Video thumbnail for Dan Aykroyd among celebs using fame for cancer fundraiser

Canada’s entertainment community and visiting celebrities at the Toronto International Film Festival will combine efforts Friday in a prime-time TV special dedicated to cancer research.
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Sunday, August 31, 2014

Broadcast run is done.

There is still the Strombo Show on CBC Radio 2 Sunday nights but the TV show is done now.
This is the message on strombo.com

Week of September 1, 2014
After 10 seasons on CBC, we've finished our broadcast run. Love and gratitude from the whole GST team.