Words on World Music

Blog archives for December, 2010


Archive for December, 2010

Saturday, December 25th, 2010

Here we are in that special part of the season, after Christmas and before New Year’s.  When you are still eating mince tarts and drinking eggnog, but for no discernable reason.  Maybe we should give it its own name — I’m still hoping to find a definition for Festivus — this could be it. Celebrate […]

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010

  Ah, a Chipmunk-fee Christmas Eve.  Just an hour of the best music around the world with host Cal Koat, celebrating the artistry and recognizing la difference. Plus he chats with Garrett Wall about his band and his music. Listen at the iTunes store. Hear these artists, and visit their websites by clicking on their […]

Saturday, December 18th, 2010

Merry Christmas to all, and to all good craic!  An hour of our favourite Celtic Christmas songs, and a few extras thrown in to celebrate the season. Join host Patricia Fraser with this week’s show at the iTunes store. Or tune in to AM1470 Sunday, December 19, at 4 pm, (Metro Vancouver area) to hear […]

Wednesday, December 15th, 2010

As someone once said about another form of broadcasting, they call radio a medium because so little is rare or well done. As Cal Koat notes on this week’s broadcast, if you are looking for world music, jazz or classical music, you will have to look harder and further — fewer radio stations are playing […]

Saturday, December 11th, 2010

Lots of new music has been finding its way to us lately.  So we’re sharing. Join host Patricia Fraser with this week’s show at the iTunes store. Or here on the player, or on the podcast page of worldbeatcanada.com. Or tune in to AM1470 Sunday, December 12, at 4 pm, (Metro Vancouver area) to hear […]