music

Falling in love with a twist on a familiar tune!

Falling in love with a twist on a familiar tune!

Jul 10, 2024 | 10:55pm
Hey, everybody! Reader here, and something really cool happened to me a few days ago. Have you ever caught yourself listening to one of your favorite tunes, and suddenly it feels like a whole new experience? It’s like finding something completely new, tucked away in a familiar place you’ve known forever. I’m a huge fan […]
Apple Released Their Top 100 Albums of All Time

Apple Released Their Top 100 Albums of All Time

May 23, 2024 | 12:53pm
Apple has officially released their list of the top 100 albums of all time. From their website, the list is “Assembled with the help of artists and experts, it’s a modern love letter to the records that have shaped the world we live and listen in today.” The list includes albums new and old, from […]
Canada’s Got Talent Judges Had No Clue This Person is Already Famous

Canada’s Got Talent Judges Had No Clue This Person is Already Famous

May 2, 2024 | 10:47am
You remember Daniel Powter right? He’s a Canadian singer-songwriter who rose to fame with his hit single “Bad Day” in 2005. The song was everywhere – on the radio, in TV shows, and even in commercials. We even play that song! Along with another hit single that only seems to be popular in Canada – […]
All That Jazz swings into Spring!

All That Jazz swings into Spring!

Apr 24, 2024 | 11:42pm
Reader here, and I just got home from a fun evening at the Painted Hand Casino, as a sold-out crowd came to enjoy an evening of great music, featuring the “All That Jazz Big Band!” We’d been working for several months to get the show together, and get our parts locked down, and tonight was […]
Here’s to Canadian Hip-Hop!

Here’s to Canadian Hip-Hop!

Mar 25, 2024 | 8:03pm
Hey, everybody! Reader here! The Juno Awards were held over the weekend, celebrating the best in Canadian music, and a highlight for me, was seeing Maestro Fresh Wes inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Back in the late 80’s and early 90’s, I first heard hip-hop, rap, whatever you want to call it, […]
Eddie’s Recap of the Jack Garton Show!

Eddie’s Recap of the Jack Garton Show!

Mar 25, 2024 | 11:40am
Saturday night, Jack Garton performed at the Painted Hand Casino, presented by Yorkton Arts Council. What an incredible show! As a sponsor, I was granted the opportunity to introduce Jack on stage which was an honour to do, and I also became a fan that night! It was a full crowd too, all having a […]
Challenge yourself – Learn a musical instrument!

Challenge yourself – Learn a musical instrument!

Mar 20, 2024 | 7:45pm
Hey, everybody! Reader here. Many of you know that I fancy myself to be a pretty musical guy. Which makes sense, working in radio, I s’pose. But it’s not just listening to music, but playing it, too! Since Grade Five, I’ve been playing the trumpet. I was really fortunate to have some great band teachers […]
Let’s Celebrate International Women’s Day!

Let’s Celebrate International Women’s Day!

Mar 8, 2024 | 1:18pm
Hey, everybody – Reader here. It’s International Women’s Day, and from the official website, here’s the mission: “Imagine a gender equal world. A world free of bias, stereotypes, and discrimination. A world that’s diverse, equitable, and inclusive. A world where difference is valued and celebrated. Together we can forge women’s equality. Collectively we can all #InspireInclusion.” […]
How Many Artists Say Their Names in Songs?

How Many Artists Say Their Names in Songs?

Jan 4, 2024 | 11:38am
We’ve realized that a lot of artists and bands always say their own names in their songs. Whether it’s a signature move, a way to grab attention, or simply a cool and unique branding strategy, these musicians have left a lasting impression by incorporating their names into their music. Here’s a list of some artists […]