Audio and image, this week on the Friday Special Blend: interviews with Kristine St-Pierre about the SurroundSound Radio Documentary Festival and with Randy MacNeil about his "Legends and Icons" exhibit at the Atomic Rooster this month, featuring photographs of musical heroes and heroines.
|Working for the Government (Buffy remix)|
A Tribe Called Red - n/a
|I'm your man, you're my radio|
Justin Rutledge - The Devil on a Bench in Stanley Park
|The Surround Sound Radio Documentary Festival is a new initiative. The brainchild of CKCU host, journalist, and singer-songwriter Kristine St-Pierre, the festival will highlight the art of radio documentary-making with four hours of programming over the next four weeks on CKCU in Ottawa, CJSR in Edmonton and online. The documentaries range from Africa to your own living room, with stories as broad and intimate as you can imagine. www.surroundsoundfest.com|
|Call Me Crazy|
Kristine St-Pierre - Call Me Crazy
|Skull & Bones|
Kev Corbett - Son of a Rudderless Boat
|Randy MacNeil's been making photographs of musical legends for more than 30 years. While you may have seen some of them in his book "A Portrait of Blues in Canada", a new exhibit of 30 of his favorite images will open at The Atomic Rooster on Bank Street on Sunday night. "Legends and Icons" will be celebrated with a vernissage on Tuesday evening, featuring music by Sugar Brown and Bharath Rajakumar. www.randymacneil.com // http://www.atomicrooster.ca/|
|Downtown Came Uptown|
David Wilcox - Over 60 minutes with ...
Elvis Costello - When I was cruel