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Friday Special Blend

Friday Special Blend
Friday December 1st, 2017 with Amanda Jetté Knox and Bob LeDrew
Mirror Mountain + Canadian Women Working in Music

The Nameless Murderess
The Once - Departures Canadian
These are the things
Irish Mythen - Irish Mythen Canadian
Irish Mythen performs at the National Arts Centre tonight, December 1. www.nac-cna.ca
Mika Posen, who makes music under the name Merganzer, and Montreal media artist Sonya Stefan present Passé Composé, a collaborative live performance based on the theme of transformation. Stefan creates dynamic live images by performing with disintegrating equipment, from broken video mixers, to scratched and worn celluloid film strips, to glitched television screens. She transforms, manipulates and overlaps projections in real time, creating a truly unforgettable experience.
Hygge
Merganzer - Mirror Maze Canadian
Jacob Atkinson and Amen Jafry join us to talk about their films. Jacob is the director of "Cast of one", a documentary about Oliver, a musical theatre performer and cosplayer who transitioned to male and experienced two different reactions from his chosen subcultures. Amen Jafri is the director of "The Secret Lives of Public Servants: The Comic Book Collector", about public servant and comic book creator Janet Hetherington. You can see both of these documentaries at the Mirror Mountain Film Festival: https://mirrormountainfilmfest.com/2017-festival/
The Way You Love Me Is As Big As The Moon
Megan Jerome and the Together Ensemble - Ooh! Aah! Canadian New
The brand new CD by Megan Jerome and the Together Ensemble is named "Ooh! Aah!", and they're having a CD release party at the NAC December 13. www.nac-cna.ca
White Winter Hymnal
Tone Cluster - Youtube Canadian
Tone Cluster performs its concert "Upon a Midnight Queer 2" at Centretown United Church tomorrow (December 2) evening. Information: www.tonecluster.ca
Too Little Too Late
The Commotions - The Commotions Canadian New
Ottawa supergroup The Commotions release their new CD tonight at Babylon. Showtime is 7:30! Info: http://www.babylonclub.ca
Candace Shaw is the founder of Canadian Women Working in Music. CWWIM just issued the second annual Festival Report Card, which looks at the number of woman-fronted acts appearing on festival stages. http://www.cndnwim.ca
Agua
Lido Pimienta - La Papessa Canadian New
Look Outside Your Window
Dustbowl Daddies - The Longest Day of the Year Canadian New
The Dustbowl Daddies play a fundraising concert for the Ottawa Rape Crisis Centre at Irene's Pub December 2. https://dustbowldaddies.bandcamp.com www.irenespub.ca
The Time is Now
Big Little Lions - A little frayed, a little torn Canadian
Million Brilliant
Lynn Miles - Downpour Canadian
Lynn Miles plays the first of a series of seasonal concerts tomorrow night, December 2, at Manotick United Church. http://www.lynnmilesmusic.com
Interactive CKCU
Sunny
great interview with Candace!

8:40 AM, December 1st, 2017
Susan Johnston (host)
Pretty easy to have a good interview with Candace Shaw.

8:45 AM, December 1st, 2017