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• His work with Artists for Peace and Justice
• UN Ambassadorship for The World Food Programme
• FUN stuff for real fans!
Saturday, April 23, 2011
April 24, 2010
Sam Roberts World Premiere!
We are excited to have Montreal musician Sam Roberts join us to premiere
some new songs from his new LP, Collider. Also CBC Radio 2 Morning Show
host Bob Mackowycz Jr stops in to play songs that make him think of Easter.
All this plus the Magnificent 7 Countdown.
Friday, April 22, 2011
George Stroumboulopoulos celebrates his religion Hockey each Easter weekend by playing in the Hockey Summit of the Arts in Toronto.
Westwood Arena or maybe you know and support players like Bob Mackowycz who I believe plays for Parkdale, or others attending this summit from far and wide. Here is a link to the schedule The hockey teams also compete in a Hootenanny on the stage at the El Mocombo, as performers for a prize more important than winning a series of hockey games. Entertaining the audience.
Sunday, April 17, 2011
Sunday,April 17, 2011, 8pm - 11pm, CBC Radio 2
This week's Strombo Show continues our second installment of looking at established members of successful bands who have been able to step out into Solo careers with CBC Radio 2 Morning host Bob Mackowycz Jr. The Blend mini mix comes from versatile DJ Big Jacks. We have a surprise from Sam Roberts, who also make a request for Tom Waits, in our 10 with Tom segment, some classic Metal requests, and the top song in The Magnificent Seven Countdown comes from a song made in a new way using new technology.
Follow along on Twitter @strombo
If there is no NHL Playoff hockey game that night then the schedule is as follows...
Monday 18 April
Sudanese musician and former child soldier. Emmanuel Jal
Polar Bear Special
Wednesday 20 April
Author and founder of Next Generation Nepal Conor Grennan
Thursday 21 April
American journalist and author Mark Hertsgaard
Actress, Author Suzanne Somers
plus Actor Taylor Kitsch
Wednesday, April 13, 2011
Edge announced yesterday that he is being forced to retire. After suffering numbness and uncontrollable trembling in his arms and hands, he went for an MRI last week. The doctor determined that Edge would never be cleared to compete again, and would be forced to retire immediately.
Amazingly, Edge was just on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight discussing the possibility of retirement. But you can tell, he had no idea the end of his career would be coming so suddenly. Check out this exclusive clip from an interview taped just two weeks ago:
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Tuesday April 12
Comedic Vancouver couple
The Premier of B.C.
Journalist broadcaster Ian Hanomansing
Rapper Wes Maestro Williams
Thursday, April 07, 2011
George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight
Woody was on the set to promote his new play in Toronto Bullet for Adolf
You can watch the preview clip on YouTube here: