House Blend Playlist – Oct. 15, 2018

October 15, 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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Early Bird Prize – Festival Frenzy

October 12, 2018

  For our 2018 Fall fundraiser, we’ve put together the perfect Early Bird Prize for the live music lover: passes to nine of Alberta’s most exciting summer music festivals! You’ll get two weekend passes to each festival listed below, crisscrossing

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CKUA Top 30: September 30 -October 6, 2018

October 10, 2018

Top 30: Week of September 30 – October6,  2018  = Albertan            = Canadian1.  Joe Nolan – Cry Baby (Independent) 2.  Kat Danser – Goin’ Gone (Black Hen)  3.  Frontperson – Frontrunner (Oscar St.) 4.   T. Buckley – Miles We Put Behind (Independent) 5.  Major

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CKUA House Blend Playlist – Oct. 9, 2018

October 9, 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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CKUA Top 30: Sept 23 – 29, 2018

October 3, 2018

Top 30: Week of September 23 – September 29,  2018    = Albertan            = Canadian  1.   Frontperson – Frontrunner (Oscar St.) 2. St. Paul & The Broken Bones – Young Sick Camellia (RECORDS) 3.  Joe Nolan – Cry Baby (Independent) 4.   Jenie

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House Blend Playlist – Oct. 1, 2018

October 1, 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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A Fingerfulla 45s on Roy’s Record Room

September 28, 2018

  This week, the Everly Brothers strut their stuff with their original, galvanizing  1964 recording  of “Gone, Gone, Gone”, covered so nicely by Robert Plant and Alison Krauss back in 2007. The 5 Royales give out a deep ska-like groove

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Sam Roberts on Dirty Windshields

September 28, 2018

This Saturday, Leeroy Stagger sits down with a old friend and (literal) partner-in-crime, Canadian rocker Sam Roberts. Aside from near-arrests from their time hanging out in Victoria, the two discuss Sam’s connection to South Africa, where his parents emigrated from

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Kandace Springs- “My Heart is Jazz”

September 28, 2018

This week’s Mulligan Stew shines the spotlight on a rising jazz star and her evolving sound. Nashville’s Kandace Springs released Indigo earlier this month, the follow-up to her critically-loved 2016 debut, Soul Eyes. The newest release draws on Kandace’s fascination

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CKUA Top 30: Sept 16 – 22, 2018

September 26, 2018

Top 30: Week of September 16  – September 22,  2018  = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  Joe Nolan – Cry Baby (Independent) 2.  Colin James – Miles To Go (True North / Stony Plain) 3.  Great Lake Swimmers – The Waves, the Wake

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House Blend Playlist – Sept 24, 2018

September 24, 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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CKUA’s Soundtrack to Calgary Film Fest

September 19, 2018

On now until September 30, the Calgary International Film Festival is a showcase of innovative cinema from across the planet. This year’s selection includes more than 175 feature and short films of all genres – including music! CKUA is a

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CKUA Top 30 Chart: – Sept 19 – Sept 25, 2018

September 19, 2018

 = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  Jesse and the Dandelions – Give Up The Gold (Independent) 2.  Great Lake Swimmers – The Wave, The Wake (Nettwerk) 3.  Rae Spoon – BodiesofWater (Coax) 4. Madeleine Peyroux – Anthem (Decca) 5.  Amy van Keeken – In Dreams

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House Blend Playlist – Sept 17, 2018

September 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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Reggae Wild

September 12, 2018

 Leo Cripps’ new show to explore the Caribbean world and far beyond Leo Cripps was 13 years old when someone donated a whole pile of band instruments to his school. His teacher asked the gregarious teenager which one he’d like

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Boozing it Up on Roy’s Record Room

September 12, 2018

This week, , we’re gonna belly up to the bar, Flash a quart, down a shot, drink up and be somebody – we’re Boozing It Up on Triple-R Radio with songs about the ups and downs of alcohol consumption. You’ll

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CKUA Top 30 Chart: Sept. 2 – Sept 8, 2018

September 12, 2018

Top 30: Week of September 2  – September 8,  2018    = Albertan            = Canadian 1.  John Wort Hannam – Acres of Elbow Room (Independent) 2.  Amy Van Keeken – In Dreams (Scorpio 76) 3. Amy Helm – This Too Shall Light

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House Blend Playlist – Sept. 10, 2018

September 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

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78s from the Titterington Collection on RRR

September 7, 2018

This week, Roy heads back for a look at a fine batch of 78s that came to The Room in 2011 from Calgary collector, Keith Titterington. Keith carefully curated this cache of western swing, country, and old-timey 78s over a

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