Christmas on Roy’s Record Room

December 22, 2018

Merry Christmas to all of you out there in Triple-R Radio land! This week, Roy dips into the deep RRR archives of seasonal vinyl and shellac for an hour of yuletide tunes that you might not hear at the mall.

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David Myles: Maybe he’s superhuman

December 20, 2018

If someone was to write a big lie about David Myles, it might look like this: David Myles is boring and doesn’t do very much. The truth is, the host of CKUA’s new show, Myles from Home, makes words like

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Christmas in the Round with TDM

December 20, 2018

One of the best things about the Christmas season are the traditions: the tree, the decorations, the music. Terry David Mulligan invites you to join in on another treasured holiday ritual this weekend — Christmas in the Round. It started

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House Blend Playlist – Dec 17, 2018

December 17, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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78 Christmas Blues on RRR

December 14, 2018

Every year, about this time, Roy dips into his vast archive of Christmas vinyl and shellac for a series of Yuletide episodes on RRR. This week, it’s Christmas blues at 78 rpm on The Room. You’ll hear  essential doo-wop, gospel

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Serena Ryder Gets Festive on Mulligan Stew

December 14, 2018

Serena Ryder pops by Mulligan Stew this week to bring a little bit of holiday cheer. Fresh off touring in Atlantic Canada with her newest release, Christmas Kisses, Ryder talks about how her love of jazz transformed a holiday album

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CKUA House Blend Playlist – Dec. 10, 2018

December 10, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick off your week. Check out what’s on this week’s playlist.

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Cam Hayden – 40 years in 10 albums

December 7, 2018

Over his 40 years at CKUA, Cam Hayden has played a lot of music — thousands of hours of programming everything from classical to electronic music to, of course, the blues. But even after spinning all those songs, some of

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Send Your Wishes to Cam Hayden

December 5, 2018

  We’re continuing our week-long celebration of Cam’s 40 years on air at CKUA. Whether he’s spinning tracks on a Friday night or on stage at the Edmonton International Blues Festival, one of the things that Cam has always had

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Cam Hayden’s 40 Years in Photos

December 4, 2018

This year marks 40 years on air with CKUA for Cam Hayden, host of Friday Night Blues Party. However, the path from the town of Brooks to Friday nights on air had a few twists and turns along it. With

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Cam Hayden’s Long Ride at CKUA

December 3, 2018

“He’s a pro.” That’s not all you need to know about Cam Hayden and the story of his forty years on CKUA. But it’s an excellent place to start. As one of CKUA’s most admired, respected and successful hosts, Cam

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Another Fingerfulla 45s on RRR

December 1, 2018

This week, on RRR, Roy pays tribute to the late swamp king, Tony Joe White, with a spin of “Polk Salad Annie”. In honour of the 50th anniversary of the Byrds’ ground-breaking country-rock album, “Sweetheart Of The Rodeo”, we’ll hear

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Live at the Canadian Folk Music Awards

November 29, 2018

It’s a party in Calgary this weekend to celebrate the best in Canadian Folk Music. And we’ll be there with a couple of special shows featuring interviews and live performances with many of this year’s nominees. Things get started on

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CKUA Top 30 Chart: Nov. 18 – Nov. 24, 2018

November 28, 2018

Top 30: Week of November 18 – November 24,  2018    = Albertan            = Canadian 1. Amos Lee – My New Moon (Dualtone) 2.  Lindsay Beaver – Tough As Love (Alligator) 3. Kurt Vile – Bottle It In (Matador) 4.  Dan Mangan –

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CKUA House Blend Playlist – Nov. 26, 2018

November 26, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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Grey Cup picks on Mulligan Stew

November 24, 2018

Terry David Mulligan is pulling together an all-star starting line-up of songs for your Grey Cup Saturday night. Tune in this weekend for a playbook of live tracks from the likes of Billy Joel, Leonard Cohen, Ray Charles, The Wood

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CKUA House Blend Playlist – Nov. 19, 2018

November 19, 2018

Every week, CKUA’s hosts submit their song for our weekly House Blend playlist – an exciting new release, a beloved classic or just an old personal favourite. We mix it all together to create a sonic concoction that’ll help kick

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Fresh Fingerfulla 45s on RRR

November 17, 2018

This week, on Triple-R Radio, Roy’s spinning  45s from a recently acquired stack. You’ll hear the soulful Garnet Mimms recording of “Cry Baby”, later immortalized by Janis Joplin. The Animals take a tune from the first Bob Dylan album and

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Way to Go, Winnipeg on Mulligan Stew

November 17, 2018

Pulled and pushed by both the east and west, Manitoba is smack-dab in the middle of the country. It’s also long been a centre of fantastic home-grown music. This week’s Mulligan Stew celebrates a trio of talented Winnipeggers, all with

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