Saturday, July 20, 2019

↗ VOICE OF IDEAS PAUL KENNEDY RETIRES AFTER 40 YEARS WITH THE CBC

You know him as the warm baritone voice who has presented IDEAS for 20 years.

NAHLAH AYED NAMED NEW HOST OF CBC RADIO ONE ‘IDEAS’ BEGINNING SEPTEMBER 2019

June 24-28 on IDEAS, Paul Kennedy will revisit documentaries and projects over his four decades as a contributor and host

QUARTER MILLION MILESTONE: IHEARTRADIO CANADA APP NOW OFFERS MORE THAN 250,000 PODCASTS

Top podcasts include Chelsea Handler’s brand new podcast, LIFE WILL BE THE DEATH OF ME, recently ranking #1 on iHeartRadio’s Most Popular chart, and other popular Bell Media Original podcasts, including THE JAY AND DAN PODCAST

TORONTO RADIO STATION G98.7-FM IS IN FINANCIAL PERIL, ACCORDING TO COURT RECORDS

A beloved independent radio station serving Toronto’s black and Caribbean community is on the brink of financial disaster, a shareholder has moved to take over control of the business after the recent death of its founder and figurehead.

COOKING SHOWS, PODCASTS: CONNECTING WITH THE RAPTORS IN OFF-SEASON

After the Toronto Raptors finish basking in NBA championship glory, many fans might be craving an off-season connection with the team’s stars, such as Kawhi Leonard, Danny Green or Serge Ibaka.

CBC/RADIO-CANADA ANNOUNCES NEW DIVERSITY COMMITMENT

New diversity goal builds on the public broadcaster's gender parity progress

‘I’M GOING HOME’: JEFF DOUGLAS BIDS AN EMOTIONAL GOODBYE TO AS IT HAPPENS

Douglas sits down for an interview with co-host Carol Off before taking on new gig at CBC Nova Scotia

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN TUNES: THE MYSTERY OF CALGARY’S UNLICENSED REGGAE RADIO STATION

The station, which had been broadcasting since at least December 2018 according to Reddit users, went silent sometime between May 7 and 8. ISED may have caught on to the station, but it is not saying much.

IHEARTRADIO CANADA LAUNCHES NEW BRAND ‘PURE COUNTRY’ NATIONWIDE TODAY

13 iHeartRadio Canada radio stations rebrand as PURE COUNTRY – iHeartRadio Canada host Shannon Ella anchors new national mid-day show

THE CANADA COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS AND CBC/RADIO-CANADA TO INVEST IN CANADIAN DIGITAL CONTENT...

Today, the Canada Council for the Arts, together with CBC/Radio-Canada, announced plans to launch a new $1 million catalyst tool to amplify digital creation in Canada.

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