Today on our jam packed show:
Breathing and stretching exercises with Yogini Ishwari for THE MORNING BREATH
THE LITERARY REPORT with Jeffrey Mackie – today he talked to Matt Goldberg of the Uncalled For Improv group about his new project “Confabulation”, a story telling event series. Check it out at the website http://confabulationmontreal.com/ , the next event is Confabulation presents: Neighbourhoods — stories of peoples and places and will be held his Saturday (February 5th) at Shaika Cafe in NDG (5526 Sherbrooke Street West).
An interview by Nina Pariser with Greg Staats, a native photographer and video artist who has an exhibit at Articule (262 Fairmount Ouest) from January 14th to February 20th, 2011. Check out Articule’s website at http://www.articule.org/ for more information.
Dee LeComte of Prison Radio’s piece on political prisoner Marie Mason, for more information or to find out how to help Marie visit http://freemarie.org/
Candice Cascanette interviewed Katie Moore, a Montreal folk/alt-country/bluegrass artist who released an album called Montebello TODAY! You can see her perform her beautiful music this Thursday (Feb. 3rd) at Cabaret du Mile End (5240 Parc Ave).
Laura Robb interviewed SACOMSS – the Sexual Assault Canter Of McGill University Students Society. For more information of their services or for volunteer opportunities visit http://www.sacomss.org/
Montreal trio Walter & Irene performed live in-studio, visit their website at http://www.myspace.com/walterandirene to hear more of their songs and for news on their upcoming shows, or http://radio3.cbc.ca/#/bands/Walter-Irene for even more music.
MUSIC FROM TODAY’S SHOW:
Neil Young – Walk With Me – Le Noise
Shotgun Jimmy – Slow Lane Drivers
Destroyer – The State – Trouble In Dreams
Mother Mother – Wisdom – O My Heart
Fleetfoxes – Helplessness Blues
Katie Moore – Montebello and Tennessee Waltz
Walter and Irene – Live music! They played their songs “Grow Up” and “Giselle and Lars”.
Ste Emilie Skillshare – a series of winter workshops to keep you occupied this winter! Check out the events and workshops for February and March at http://steemilieskillshare.com/workit-skillshare-workshop-series-for-febmarch-2011
2110 Center Rad Sex Ed – A Series of 101 workshops for everyone! running february 3 – 17, visit their website at http://www.centre2110.org/ for more details. Workshops vary from “The Ins and Outs of Safer Sex” to “May I _____ your _____?” a workshop about consent. Location: 2110 Rue Mackay (between Sherbrooke and Maisonneuve) on the Concordia University Campus.
Union for Gender Empowerment “craft yr own gender night: learn to crosssticth with the UGE!” TODAY from 6:30 to 9:00 at the QPIRG office (3647, 3rd floor) What is crosstiching? attend the workshop and find out! but i think that it somehow has to do with BOTH radical activism and crafts! Find it on facebook: http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=192765820736732
KOMG’s debut at the Yellow Door Swing by the Yellow Door Coffeehouse and check out KOMG’s debut: Join us for a chill evening of music and mingling with your friends & fellow music lovers. We’ll be providing some yum cookies, cakes, refreshments, as well as some awesome music to relax to. Cover will only be $2 + any donations! Thursday Feb. 3rd @ 8:00 @ 3625 aylmer http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=148888168500463 Performers:Yesik Shin, Alex Park, Aya Tomioka, Steve Hwan, more TBA
Queer McGill Rad Sex Week A full week of sex workshops held in the SSMU building on McGill Campus http://www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=184474664907015