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Location:

Vancouver, BC

Networks:

CBC

Description:

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.

Twitter:

@nxnwcbc

Language:

English

Contact:

P.O. BOX 4600 Vancouver, B.C. V6B 4A2 (604) 662-6000


Episodes

Saturday September 16

9/17/2017
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Gardener Egan Davis on bulbs, Erinne Paisley and her book Can Your Smartphone Change the World, Jan Kainer of Rassmatap, Shahla and Peter Nygaard on ten years of travel and the health benefits of garlic and onion.

Duration: 02:28:19


Sunday September 17

9/17/2017
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Alisdair Smith talks about burnout, Christian Kluxen and the Victoria Symphony, film makers Silmara and Curtis Embe, and writer Azmina Kassam on The Muslimah Who Fell to Earth

Duration: 02:31:07


Saturday September 9

9/10/2017
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Geoff Berner and his new recording, poet Natalie Nickerson, a dinosaur documentary and a big community concert on Galiano.

Duration: 02:29:16


Sunday September 10

9/10/2017
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Debi Wong from Renaissance Opera, Willow Yamauchi talks to a dictionary collector, David Tracey talks about palm trees and we meet two young actors in Victoria who are in The Children's Republic.

Duration: 02:28:32


Sunday September 3

9/3/2017
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Frank Ritcey talks about effects of wildfires on wildlife, Mary Lee Stephenson describes her Fringe show Tightrope Talking, poet Matt Rader and birder Melissa Hafting.

Duration: 02:28:00


Saturday August 26

9/2/2017
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A new book on Salish weaving, singer and song writer Roy Forbes on being inducted to BC Entertainment Hall of Fame, pop culture picks with Matthew Parsons and a former student and teacher perform together for the last time, 50 years on.

Duration: 02:30:56


Sunday August 27

8/27/2017
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Terri Lynn Williams Davidson and Claire Lawrence on Grizzly Bear Town, Eve Lazarus on her latest book, artist Eleanor Hannan and The Cabinet of Curiosities features a bee collection.

Duration: 02:29:46


Sunday August 20

8/20/2017
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Blacksmith Timothy Dyck in Abbotsford, fibre artist Nicole Bottles, Monday's solar eclipse and Roy Forbes named to BC Entertainment Hall of Fame.

Duration: 02:28:46


Saturday August 19

8/19/2017
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Jonathan Berkowitz on words gone wrong, The Long War hits the road, the art of brick laying and soprano Eve Daniell.

Duration: 02:35:35


NXNW Podcast Aug 12/2017

8/13/2017
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children's author Kallie George on her new series "Heartwood Hotel," garlic farmer Abdul Majid,Savita Srinvasa on Kuchipudi dance, Vancouver Outsider Arts Festival,

Duration: 00:46:14


Saturday July 22

7/23/2017
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Artist Donna Balma in Sechelt, Surrey Libraries patrons choose favourite Canadian books, Jonathan Berkowitz on slang, a visit to the Duthie Gallery on Salt Spring for a metal show, Sweet Boy Cream Puffs and pop culture picks with Matthew Parsons.

Duration: 02:30:28


Sunday July 23

7/23/2017
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Some artists behind the new murals at Trout Lake Park, June Goldsmith and Schubert, Patrick Du Wors on theatre design and a visit with the folks behind Frostbite Cordials.

Duration: 01:59:53


Saturday July 8

7/9/2017
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Writer Eleanor Deckert from Avola on her memoirs, musician,and artist Rup Sidhu and the Indian Summer Festival, and a visit to Centro Flamenco.

Duration: 00:36:25


Sunday July 9

7/9/2017
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Singer, songwriter and comnposer Mark Fenster, poet Karen Enns, a visit to the Ecodairy in Abbotsford and pop culture reviews with Matthew Parsons.

Duration: 00:40:38


Saturday July 1

7/2/2017
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Award winning poet Jordan Abel, travelling Canada for a feast, a visit with the founder of the Eh Lab at UBC, and David Tracey talks maple trees.

Duration: 01:08:44


Sunday July 2

7/2/2017
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Best selling author David Sedaris on his latest book Theft by Finding, Michael Juk with a look ahead to CBC Musical Nooners in Vancouver, students at the VSO summer school in Whistler and Jonathan Berkowitz on words.

Duration: 02:32:31


Saturday June 24

6/25/2017
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Instrument maker Meredith Coloma, Brenda Sopow and lilies, Kaija Kinney and Metalocalypstick, Matthew Parsons and alchemy in pop culture and Claire Tansey on kitchen gadgets.

Duration: 02:28:27


Sunday June 25

6/25/2017
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Wine writer John Schreiner on BC icon wines, Lee Murphy of Vista D'Oro farms, a visit to the Museum of Vancouver and photo highlights of the Mission Folk Festival.

Duration: 02:25:03


Saturday June 17

6/18/2017
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Erin Balser of CBC Books with summer reading suggestions, a visit to Kensington Prairie Alpaca farm in Langley, a Group of Seven painting at home in Barkerville and shooting season two of The Drive.

Duration: 02:01:49


Sunday June 18

6/18/2017
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Award winning writer Lorna Crozier on her latest book of poetry, a visit to the West Coast Symphony Orchestra, David Tracey talks about the cottonwood and June Goldsmith with music from Rachmaninoff

Duration: 02:11:50

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