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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

Monday, February 27, 2012

George Strombo Tonight for the week of Feb 27-Mar 2

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
It's back to work for George and the crew. If you are in the GTA and want to see a taping of the show at the CBC studio check out tickets

Monday Jan 27
Musician Steven Van Zandt

Comedian Jay Martin

Tuesday Jan 28
CNN's Business corespondent Ali Velshi

Former pro wrestler and model Trish Stratus

Wednesday Jan 29
Former New Kid Jordan Knight
Former reporter and  best selling author Robert Harris

Thursday Feb 1
The Coach  Don Cherry

The Host of On The Media (NPR) Brooke Gladstone 

Friday Feb 2
Best of the week
plus a
Musical performance by The Kills

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Sunday, February 26, 2012

The Strombo Show for Sunday Feb 26

The Strombo Show
February 26, 2012

Under the Covers... 
The Strombo Show celebrates the Art of the Cover Song this Sunday. We won't be playing your typical covers, but some of the more unique takes on popular songs, including rockers covering gangster rappers, and art rockers covering The Carpenters. Plus we play some great Canadian covers and a Blend Mini Mix of funk and reggae covers. Don't miss this one.

CBC Radio 2


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Sunday, February 19, 2012

Feb 20-24 on George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week
George is in LA this week for a well deserved break but the show goes on with previously enjoyed interviews and performances. You are a busy person and may have missed some of these key interviews. The week is devoted to Comedy and each day has a theme.

Monday Feb 20
The Blondes
Former teacher Gerry Dee aka Mr. D
Who has tried a few bits on George's show before he went on to get his own show.
Comedic actress Samantha Bee
Senior correspondent for the Daily Show with Jon Stewart
plus a performance by Coeur de pirate BĂ©atrice Martin
Tuesday Feb 21
The legends
Comedic actor writer and musician Eugene Levy
Comedic actor writer singer producer, proof Canada does have talent Martin Short
Performance by Polaris prize winning band Fucked Up
Wednesday Feb 22
The Family
Comic author, actor and host Alan Thicke
Stand up comedian and host Ron James
performance byThe Sheepdogs
Thursday Feb 23
The Americans
Actor writer Jason Segel
Roastmaster General Jeff Ross
Musical performance by Trombone Shorty
Friday Feb 24
The Pack
Stand up Comic, author and DJ Russell Peters
 Stand up comic Angelo Tsarouchas
Performance by k-os

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The Strombo Show Feb 19 on CBCRadio2

February 19, 2012


Legendary member of the E-Street Band, Little Steven Van Vandt, visits to talk about his solo work, politics and remembering Clarence Clemons. We discuss funeral music - the ultimate last sentiment and how much a single song can say. And of course, we run down the best new music in the Magnificent 7 Countdown with offerings from Mark Lenegan, IslandsSkrillex and The Kills' covering a classic Velvet Underground tune.

8pm - 11pm
CBC Radio 2

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Tuesday, February 14, 2012

Speaking of love...

CBC Music ( is a brand new website for music lovers.
It brings all the music CBC offers together in 40 channels on one handy dandy website.
The sources come from all the Genres plus Radio2, Radio3, Q and Strombo. You can listen to you favourite genre of music or you can watch a musical performance from George's show... there is a lot of paths to good music on this new website. If complete Cohen is your thing...they have that too! Go on in and explore!

Monday, February 13, 2012

Feb 13-17 George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight.

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week

Monday Feb 13
Best selling Author Anne Rice
Chief political correspondent  Craig Oliver
Tuesday Feb 14
Actors in love Jay Baruchel and Alison Pill
Geneticist and anthropologist Spencer Wells
Wednesday Feb 15
Corespondent for The National Adrienne Arsenault
Filmmaker Bill Duke
Thursday Feb 16
Awards winning actress Wendy Crewson
Poet John Giorno
Friday Feb 17
Best of the week
plus a performance by
Young Empires

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Sunday Feb 12 The Strombo Show CBCRadio2

February 12, 2012

We claim to be the radio show bringing you, "Music for Music Lovers", and we live by that claim tonight. Bob Mackowycz Jr. drops in to prepare us with some ideas for Valentine's Day, with some not so typical Valentine's Day music. Strombo Show producer Mike Sullivan will jump on the microphone for his new 5 Songs in 5 Minutes section. And as we always bring a new Magnificent 7 Countdown with this week's best new music, plus some Hip Hop love from Childish Gambino, Tom Waits love from Afie from Bahamas, and an all request Big Lie Down.

8pm - 11pm
CBC Radio 2

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Sunday, February 05, 2012

Feb 6 to Feb 10 Strombo this week.

George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight this week

Monday Feb 6
Olympic gold medalist Mark Tewksbury

Author of Decade of Fear Michelle Shephard

Tuesday Feb 7
From Right to Play, Olympic medalist summer and winter Clara Hughes

Dave Bidini Musician and author 

Wednesday Feb 8
Alan Thicke Actor, talk host, Canadian

and Canadian Director Brad Peyton 

Thursday Feb 9
Jill Hennessy             and                             Caroline Rhea 

Plus Roaster Jeffrey Ross

Friday Feb 10

Best of the the week

Performance by Adam Cohen

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