Saturday, May 31, 2014

Canadian Spaces – CKCU – Saturday May 31, 2014

CKCU can be heard at 93.1 FM in Ottawa and on the web.

This week’s show was co-hosted by Mike Regenstreif and Chris White.

Canadian Spaces on CKCU in Ottawa is Canada’s longest-running folk music radio program. It is heard Saturday mornings from 10:00 am until noon (Eastern time).

It was hosted for more than 33 years by the late Chopper McKinnon and is now hosted by Chris White and a rotating cast of co-hosts.

Guests: Fred Eaglesmith (phone); Judy Collins (phone); Shari Ulrich (studio) and Julia Graff (phone).

Sneezy Waters- Papa’s on the Housetop
Sneezy Waters (Sneezy Waters)

Hannah Shira Naiman- I’m Going to Find My Joy
Tether My Heart (Merriweather)

Mary Gauthier- The Rocket
Live at Blue Rock (In the Black)

Colleen Rennison- Blue Wing
See the Sky About to Rain (Black Hen)

Tom Russell & the Norwegian Wind Ensemble- Mississippi River Running Backwards
Aztec Jazz (Frontera)

Eliza Gilkyson- Eliza Jane
The Nocturne Diaries (Red House)

Max Layton- Halfway to Heaven
It’s a Mystery to Me (Maximus)

Tower of Song- Hey That’s No Way to Say Goodbye
In City and in Forest (Tower of Song)

Garnet Rogers- Sailor’s Rest
Summer’s End (Snow Goose)

Dave Van Ronk- Four Strong Winds
Live in Monterey (Omnivore)

Fred Eaglesmith- 18 Wheels
Milly’s Café (AML)

Phone conversation with Fred Eaglesmith.

Judy Collins- Pacing the Cage
Portrait of an American Girl (Wildflower)

Judy Collins- Suzanne
Judy Collins Sings Leonard Cohen: Democracy (Elektra/Rhino)

Phone conversation with Judy Collins.

Note: I also did an hour-long Folk Roots/Folk Branches special on Judy Collins for Roots Music Canada via this link.

The next three songs punctuated our studio visit with Shari Ulrich. Her daughter and record producer, Julia Graff, joined us on the phone.

Shari Ulrich- Free Fall
Everywhere I Go (Borealis)

Shari Ulrich- This Life
Live in the studio

Shari Ulrich- Making Friends with Gone
Everywhere I Go (Borealis)

The show is now available for online listening.

I’ll be co-hosting Canadian Spaces again on August 9.

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--Mike Regenstreif

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