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, November 25, 2012

The Strombo Show - November 24th, 2012

Tune in to tonight's Strombo Show at 8 pm on CBC R2.  George chats with Polaris Music Prize nominated Rapper D-Sisive.  Tonight's show also features a tribute to the late English musician Nick Drake.  George is then joined by young activist Hannah Alper, daughter of That Eric Alper, yes THAT Eric Alper.  See you there!

Saturday, November 24, 2012

This week in Strombo Nov 26-30

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
There are many talented people that contribute to George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight.  If you are a fan of The Panel you know the very funny Ali Hassan. If you have been to the show you know stand up comic Fraser Young warms up the audience and both men write for the show. I asked them to be guests on The Ward and Al Show, a podcast I work on in downtown Etobicoke. Here it is, Ali Hassan and Fraser Young on Ward and Al. Please note the podcast is explicit so please don't listen with your children or my parents in the room. 

Monday Nov 26
Friend of the show, legendary Canadian Actor Gordon Pinsent
Panel guest actor, writer Neil Crone
Tuesday Nov 27
Host of Lang & O'Leary Exchange and money expert Amanda Lang
Author and Mom to Justin Beiber Pattie Mallette
Panel guest Actor, singer, comedian John Catucci
Wednesday Nov 28
Author Salman Rushdie
Panel guest Kenny Robinson
Thursday Nov 29
Children's entertainer Fred Penner
Politically active Musician Wyclef Jean
Panel guest comedic performer Mary Walsh
Friday Nov 30
Best of the week

Monday, November 19, 2012

This Week In Strombo Nov 19-23

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week

Monday Nov 19
Legendary film maker Spike Lee

Panel guest Comedian Andre (the antigiant) Arruda

Tuesday Nov 20
Songstress Nelly Furtado

Panel guest Comedian Elvira Kurt

Wednesday Nov 21
Canadian actor Eric McCormack 

Panel guest Stand up comic Nathan MacIntosh

Thursday Nov 22
Folk Singer legend Judy Collins

Panel guest Comedian Darrin Rose

Friday Nov 23
Best of the week

Sunday, November 18, 2012

The Strombo Show - November 18, 2012

Tonight, George talks with Banger Films' Sam Dunn,Canadian musician, film director, and anthropologist (huh?).  Sam is the director of a number of films exploring Heavy Metal, his most recent release in March 2012 is En Vivo, an Iron Maiden Concert Film.

George chats with Vancouver's DJ Marvel on The Blend, and with Can-Con Don about the origins of the Hip-Hop Remix.  Lots more on tonight's Strombo Show on CBC Radio 2.

8pm - 11pm 
CBC Radio 2
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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

This week in Strombo Nov 12-16

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week

Monday Nov 12
Comedian/teacher Gerry Dee

Panel guest award winning comedian Ron Sparks 

Tuesday Nov 13
Oscar winning Actor Javier Bardem

Panel guest funny man Chris Gibbs

Wednesday Nov 14
Singer Billy Ray Cyrus

Panel guest stand upcomedian Kristeen von Hagen

Thursday Nov 15
Actor, director  Jason Priestly 

and legendary comedian  Vicki Lawrence

Panel guest comedian Arthur Simeon

Friday Nov 16
The Best Of The Week 

Saturday, November 03, 2012

This week in Strombo Nov 5-9

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
It's a bit of a reading week for the crew of GST. A little research and renewal before more tapings next week. Some of the best interviews and panels of the season will repeat this week.

Monday Nov 5
Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber talks about Over The Rainbow

Panel guest author, host and music expert Jian Ghomeshi

Tuesday Nov 6
Canadian Film and TV star Joshua Jackson

Panel guest Amanda Lang gives her wisdom to the 3 things panel

Wednesday Nov 7
International superstar Jackie Chan What can't he do?

Panel guest, the very funny Ron James

Thursday Nov 8
Canadian actor, songwriter, screen dad  Alan Thicke

Panel guest, the theatrical Andrea Martin

Friday Nov 9
Best of the week!