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Can I Have A Word?
Thursday December 23rd, 2021 with Bob LeDrew
"Can I Have A Tune?" -- the holiday music edition 2021

This week, some seasonal music from unlikely sources to make you smile.
A Few Simple Words
Grit Laskin - A Few Simple Words - Borealis Canadian
Christmas With You
Victoria Vox - And Her Jumping Flea
Hard Winter Soul
Alise Marlane - Stillness Hold On Canadian
Huron Carol
Amanda Rheaume - Acoustic Christmas Canadian
Amanda Rheaume has new music out this year and a new record label. Stay up to date via
Christmas Island
Bob Dylan - Christmas In The Heart - Columbia
Coventry Carol / What Child Is This
Imaginary Heaven - Christmas Comes in Darkness Canadian
St. Stephen's Day Murders
The Chieftains / Elvis Costello - The Bells of Dublin
Winter Song
Lindisfarne - Nicely Out of Tune - Charisma
The Good Lovelies cut short their holiday tour, but they have a brand new Christmas show that they recorded at the NAC on December 17, 2021. You
Shoveling Snow
Boreal - Winter's Welcome Canadian
Get Boreal's record and a new song at
Everything for Christmas (But A Cure For the Blues)
Tim Wiliams - Let it Snow! Canadian
Winter's Defeat
Good Lovelies - Winter's Calling Canadian
Good Lovelies had to cut their Christmas tour short, but they recorded their December 17, 2021 show at the NAC and it's available to stream here:
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Gospel Train - Verve
Interactive CKCU
Great Show! luv it! Listen every yr to The Shepherd! Talked my last Luv's Mother into listening one yr...I expected great things after...she said, "Well. It's certainly a Man's Story. Isn't it!?" I was crushed!!!;-) I still luv this Man's Story though...and that luv is long gone. Merry the beginning was The Word! Eh?;-)

4:36 PM, December 23rd, 2021