Spark on CBC Radio One Nora Young helps you navigate your digital life by connecting you to fresh ideas in surprising ways.
CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.
CBC Radio's Quirks and Quarks covers the quirks of the expanding universe to the quarks within a single atom... and everything in between.
Take a trip around the world with CBC Radio's As It Happens. Hear from the people at the centre of the stories of the day — from the urgent to the utterly strange.
Tapestry is your guide through the messy business of being human. You’ll hear surprising conversations and rediscover your connection to something larger than yourself. Tapestry: your time to pause and go deep.
If a joke's worth telling, it's worth repeating. Comedy Factory host Jane Testar collects our favourite skits, commentaries and funny bits that appeared on CBC Radio over the past week. It's an assembly line of humour, safety-tested and priced to move!
The House is Canada's most popular political affairs show. Every Saturday host Chris Hall takes you to Parliament Hill — and around the country — for in-depth coverage and analysis of the week’s major political news.
Because News is Canada's funniest news quiz. Host Gavin Crawford quizzes comedians and celebrities about the headlines. Subscribe to get Members Only bonus episodes every Wednesday.
Information Morning Fredericton is your window on the community every weekday morning, from 5:55 to 8:37 on CBC Radio One, the news and stories of our lives in your city and around the province; keeping you informed and engaged.
Day 6 is a news magazine show that delivers a surprising take on the week.
CBC Radio's Laugh out Loud is Canada's home for comedy. Every week the show features the best and funniest comics in the business. Recorded at festivals and comedy clubs across the country, LOL is the ...
CBC Radio's Shelagh Rogers travels the country, conversing with authors and readers of all kinds. A new episode every Saturday.
CBC Radio's Writers and Company offers an opportunity to explore in depth the lives, thoughts and works of remarkable writers from around the world. Hosted by Eleanor Wachtel.
Get ready to meet the artists you're talking about, and the ones you'll soon love. Whatever you're into — be it music, TV, film, visual art, theatre or comedy — q is there. Expect deep insight, and big surprises. Because on q, arts and entertainment get personal.
Unscripted and honest radio debates. Ontario Today is never shy. The host, studio guests and callers dive right into the contentious issues of the day. CBC Radio One from 12 to 1 ET. Call-in 1-888-817-8995.
BC Today is where British Columbians connect on issues facing their lives and their community. Every week day at noon PT and 1pm MT, BC Today host Michelle Eliot delves into the top story for the province.
Hosted by Leah-Simone Bowen, Podcast Playlist's podcast obsessed producers help you find the best podcasts out there. Each week we curate fresh, exciting and thoughtful stories to help you unearth new podcasts to add to your rotation. From true crime to comedy, from current affairs to audio fiction and everything in between. Each week we take you on a journey with lots of discoveries along the way.
Ontario Morning tells you what's happening in your world — whether it's down the road or around the globe. Get the latest national and international news on World Report and local newscasts on the half-hour.
CBC Radio's Morning North is a weekday news and current affairs program hosted by Markus Schwabe.
Cross Country Checkup is Canada's only national phone-in show, broadcasting live from coast to coast to coast. Checkup is Canada's weekly town hall — a place for raw, honest perspectives on the most pressing issues of the week. For over 55 years, it's where Canadians gather to listen to each other every Sunday afternoon. Call us: 1-888-416-8333.
If you're talking about it, so is Judy Aldous on Alberta's only province wide open line. From strong opinions, to thoughtful arguments, to stories worth repeating - you never know what you'll hear nex ...
Maritime Noon is a one-hour program devoted to delivering informative reports and interviews which explore issues that are of interest to Maritimers. Join host Bob Murphy weekdays from noon to 1 p.m.
The Eyeopener sets the agenda for the day, asking the questions that need to be answered and bringing compelling local stories to Calgarians
CBC Radio's Information Morning kick starts the day on mainland Nova Scotia with news, survival information, compelling stories and opinions from all perspectives in the province.
CBC Radio's Information Morning Cape Breton helps listeners better understand and explore the challenges in our island's future, remember their past and celebrate their neighbours' accomplishments.
Information Morning from CBC Moncton is your essential source of news, weather, traffic and stories from your community. Join Jonna weekday mornings.
The Morning Edition is Regina’s #1 rated morning show. We connect you with the people, news, culture that make this city and province great. Join the conversation weekdays from 6:00 to 8:30am on CBC Radio One.
A vibrant blend of top news stories, local weather, traffic reports, comedy, local music, and interviews about politics, science and culture. Tune into Mainstreet on weekdays from 3 to 6 p.m. Add your voice by calling us at 1-888-686-MAIN (6246) or e-mail email@example.com.
CBC Radio's Labrador Morning keeps people informed about what's happening around them. Labradorians hear about it first on Labrador Morning.
The ocean is a part of daily life in Newfoundland and Labrador. Whether it’s fishing, tourism, shipping, research or culture, there are thousands of people whose lives have some connection to the sea. The Broadcast casts a wide net to explore the stories of people in coastal communities in Newfoundland and Labrador and around the world.
CBC Radio New Brunswick's Information Morning in Saint John brings you all the news and information you need to start your day. We'll get you connected to your community, your country and the world. Without us, you won't know what's going on.
CBC Radio's Metro Morning keeps listeners informed about what's going on in Toronto and offers listeners an optimistic, sometimes humorous view of the world, together with the day's more serious news.
CBC Radio's On The Go has now been on the air for 50 years, bringing Newfoundlanders and Labradorians stories from every nook, cranny and cove in the province.
While you've been sleeping, the world has changed. The St. John’s Morning Show tells you how. We bring you the latest news, the stories that matter most, and the information you need.
The Early Edition is Vancouver's connection to the latest breaking local news, interviews that cut through the spin, and community stories and personalities that surprise and delight.
The CBC's great Canadian book debate returns. Five prominent Canadians have each selected the one book that they believe all of Canada should read. After each day's debate, they will vote to eliminate one book, until only the winner remains.
CBC Radio host Sheryl MacKay meets creative people from all around the province. Hear about their passions and inspirations. You'll visit artists and in their studios, musicians and performers backstage, writers at their keyboards and chefs at the cooktop. There's great conversation and a lot of laughs too waiting for you every weekend on North by Northwest.
From remote reserves to bustling big cities, join Urban Native Girl Lisa Charleyboy as she brings you to the surprising heart of the conversations important to Aboriginal youth.
Leave the work week behind with Daybreak Alberta. A great mix of chat, great music and news, start your weekends right with Paul Karchut.
CBC Radio listeners in Manitoba start their day off right with Information Radio. Join us for a variety of stories and items, including news, sports, traffic, business, comedy and more.
CBC News correspondents take you behind the scenes as they cover the biggest events around the world. Personal stories from our reporters who were there while the story was breaking.
Wiretap on CBC Radio, the unofficial podcast http://www.cbc.ca/wiretap Do you want Wiretap to be available in an official podcast form? Then write to the CBC and tell them. http://www.cbc.ca/podcasting/contactus.html Questions? Complaints? Please contact me: firstname.lastname@example.org. Grab all of the shows from http://www.supernintendochalmers.net/wiretap/
Up-close and intimate performances by some of Canada’s best musicians, recorded live off the CBC studio floor.
Every episode of Promised Land brings a story of an escape that starts anywhere in the world, but always ends in Canada. In this 10-part series, host Natasha Fatah presents stories of dangerous getaways as described by the immigrants and refugees who endured them to get here.
On The Island is a lively and informative blend of news, reviews and interviews, designed to keep Victorians informed about the issues that matter to them.
It launched in June 2005 as one of the world's first music podcasts and has been called ‘Canada’s top podcast’ by Spin Magazine and ‘Canada’s most important podcast’ by Exclaim! magazine. This one-hour show features the best in new Canadian rock, pop, hip-hop, singer-songwriters, alt-country, and electronica. If you're looking for a source of amazing new music, look no further.
It's official — the great Canadian road trip season has begun! It's time to pack your bags, wrap some sandwiches, load your phone with some of your favourite Tragically Hip or Justin Bieber jams, and head out on to the Trans-Canada Highway to make your way to your favourite Canadian destination. But Canada is a big country, and there are a lot of p…
Cree artist Kent Monkman is known for his provocative challenges to the representation of Indigenous peoples in Western Art, which often feature his two-spirit artistic persona, Miss Chief. Monkman's work is widely exhibited in Canada and internationally, including at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Smithsonian's National Museum of th…
The sovereign citizen movement's connections to the Freedom Convoy; veteran couponers offer tips and tutorials on social media; the Growlers Choir rides a goth-metal vocal mashup to victory on America's Got Talent; how the war in Ukraine threatens global food systems; and more.
On this week’s show: U.S. Ambassador David Cohen kicks off a special episode on the Canada-U.S. relationship. Canadian senator Peter Boehm and the governor of New Jersey, Phil Murphy, discuss the state of democracy in both countries. Plus — Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland gives her take on the bilateral relationship and NORAD commander Gen.…
Most people have a sense of what a home is: shelter, family, a place to eat, sleep and call your own. But as climate change, pandemics and other crises sweep the planet, "home," at least in our Canadian context, will likely look a lot different in the future. And we don't mean next year, or even next decade, but in 2050.…
Ukraine recaptures southern island, vasectomy uptick, Australia's lockdown for bees, a Swedish zero-star hotel, the Canada Jay, a wheelchair user left on a plane again...and more.
Friends of late Nick St. Louis are organizing a walk in his memory, and we will provide you with the details. (0:00)If that old duffel bag could talk, it would tell some amazing stories. (7:01)There was no prom for a Grand Falls-Windsor graduate last week, but not because he was unsuccessful with his courses. This teen was busy honoring those who m…
A quarter century ago, Rodney Small was at the heart of a landmark decision about racism and policing. On the twentieth anniversary, in 2017, Rodney told Mainstreet's producer Alex Mason his story. His lawyer, the late Rocky Jones, says of Rodney in his autobiography: "This young kid had no idea... how significant this was, around this really simpl…
June 30, 2022 marks one year since the Lytton fire. We reflect back on the natural disaster and how it has impacted people. In the second half hour, we talk about the best age to retire as BC Today callers share their retirement stories.
The governing Saskatchewan Party is embarking on a summer tour to talk about provincial autonomy while the Opposition in Saskatchewan have a new leader. We ask our political panel about both.
Are you growing veggies to cope with the high cost of food? How is your veggie garden growing? Need some help? Jim Hole is our guest. He's a horticulturist based in Edmonton.
On today's show, we say goodbye to longtime friend and colleague, host of the Calgary Eyeopener, David Gray.
The Kilala Lelum health cooperative in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside merges Western medicine with cultural practices to help hard-to-reach patients. It also uses an innovative mobile clinic that offers everything from wound care to prescriptions for treating opioid drug addiction.
Acclaimed Cree folk musician Buffy Sainte-Marie looks back on her incredible life, legacy and why, at 81, she's still creating new art. Musician Jeremy Dutcher and his mother, Lisa Perley-Dutcher, talk about collaborating on a series of fundraising concerts across the country to support the first Wolastoqey immersion school.…
A debate with historian and author John Boyko who says the Convoy protest left him cringing at the sight of the flag. This episode was inspired by a Globe op ed where he lays out how to recapture the flag.
A little bit of magic is coming back to the Smith Falls Station Theater this summer. We found out how one couple is keeping the magic alive. The long weekend means more activity in cottage country. While some municipalities have been cracking down on short-term rentals with licensing, the Town of Innisfil is putting a pin in the idea. Mayor Lynn Do…
Thomas Calnan coaches you through the loss of a "pet"....and Heidi Foss had a few too many at the holiday party again. Recorded at the 905 Comedy Festival in 2019
Andrew Safer tells us about a research project on how mindfulness helps relieve suicidal ideation
Meet Rothesay High student Malachi Gray. He says says history taught in the classroom is missing some important aspects.His essay arguing for change in the curriculum won first prize in PRUDE Inc.'s annual contest for essays on acceptance.
Lisa Young is the Executive Director of the Unama'ki Institute of Natural Resources and she talks about the new zero emissions building to come.
Saint John celebrates the Sea Dogs' Memorial Cup win. A parade through Uptown is happening today. On PEI, Boom Burger is giving employees a lift to work with the price of gas being so high. And on the phone-in: we take your questions about jams, jellies and preserves.
Gabor Lukacs is founder and president of the consumer lobby group Air Passengers Rights Canada. In a written statement released Wednesday, Air Canada president and CEO Michael Rousseau says: "The COVID‑19 pandemic brought the world air transport system to a halt in early 2020. Now, after more than two years, global travel is resurgent, and people a…
A puzzling tale about how Trepassy lost a doctor that wanted to work there. Following this we talk to the Mayor of Trepassey about the situation in her community.
We're on our summer break, so no new podcasts before our new season starts Sep 10. Check out our website at cbc.ca/quirks to listen to previous episodes.
David Fagan on the loss of the historic cold storage building in St. Mary's; the president of the fisheries union Keith Sullivan looks back at the beginning of the cod moratorium and where we are today.
Morris Service Station on Freshwater Road in St. John's is closing after 76 years. The owner and manager for the last 45 years takes us back through the years. (Anthony Germain with John Morris)
Has the United States been reading too many Dystopian novels?
Going viral on social media is a dream for many. But the downside? All the haters in the comments. When the negativity started getting the best of internet sensation Dylan Marron, he decided "why stop at feeding the trolls?" On Conversations With People Who Hate Me, he invites them for in-depth chats. The results are a lot more encouraging than the…
Bill Richardson on Mavis Gallant, Tom King on Deep House and our mystery book panel recommends their summer reads, and more.
Assistant professor of religion Alexander Hampton and opera singer Nicole Percifield teamed up at the University of Toronto to launch the Dawn Chorus project — incorporating birdsong recorded by students into a composition sung by Percifield, to celebrate and raise awareness of the wildlife existing within urban centres.…
This week... we remember the Elliot Lake mall collapse from 10 years ago, the story of a children's book that celebrates Indigenous languages and traditions, we also hear about the health benefits of copper, and Backroads Bill Steer takes us to the western edge of Ontario.
Jennifer Whalen, Andrew Phung and Ajahnis Charley get quizzed by host Gavin Crawford
An Estey's Bridge woman has just installed $40,000 worth of solar panels she can't use until NB Power gets her a net metering system. Judith Seymour's been waiting for that part for over a year.