Features

December 3, 2015
by FYI Staff

Conveyor Canada released the infamous and celebrated Klaatu album 3:47 E.S.T. in Canada last Friday. Owner Peter Piasecki weighs in about his own love affair with the album, and plugs a few new releases he has licenced from the vaults.

December 3, 2015
by Pat Holiday

Does it really matter when you add new music, or how much you play? Or is there something larger at play?

December 2, 2015
by FYI Staff

There is nothing simple about the Klaatu story, then or now as you will find in reading today's letters. Still unwritten is how Capitol in the UK intentionally ignored the first album, uncomfortable in the knowledge that the real Beatles were signed to the label.

December 1, 2015
by FYI Staff

Perry Goldberg writes in to set the record straight about Klaatu, John Parikhal suggests David Farrell's editorial about Adele and music streaming is all hooey, and Carol Ann Murray gives 'thumbs up' to the same story.

patholiday
December 1, 2015
by Pat Holiday

Aren’t listeners over 35 pretty much the only demos that are still into radio? Teens and 20’s checked out in mass years ago. Maybe it’s not so hard to grab older listeners, too...

Terry Brown
November 30, 2015
by Bill King

Famed record producer Terry Brown talks about working with The Troggs, the Who, and other celebrity acts in the studio.

November 30, 2015
by FYI Staff

The election campaign and who won, the Blue Jays, terrorist attacks in Paris, and Syrian Refugees....These were hot, hot, hot button issues tailor made for talk radio...

November 27, 2015
by Bill King

Before Netflix, before Blockbuster, there were neighbourhood movie rental stores staffed by people who dazzled customers with newfound discoveries and undiscovered gems. Bill King walks down memory lane to the dinosaur days of VHS and the video disc.

Trevor Noah
November 27, 2015
by FYI Staff

The Daily Show's new host, Trevor Noah, on being black in America.

Julian Taylor
November 26, 2015
by Jason Schneider

It has been a long and winding career path for former Staggered Crossing frontman Julian Taylor and he's learned a few important lessons along the way. He shares a few of them with Jason Schneider on the eve of launching his newest effort, Desert Star, at The Horseshoe Tavern on Saturday night.

November 24, 2015
by FYI Staff

Has popular music been co-opted by brands, sex and nihilism? Is there hope that a new generation of firecrackers will shake the populace from a state of torpid denial and make pop culture relevant again?

The Trews
November 24, 2015
by Jason Schneider

It has been 20 years since Colin and John-Angus MacDonald and Jack Syperek started playing together in Antigonish, NS. John-Angus looks back and into the future with Jason Schneider in today's feature.