Robert J. Ballantyne

Robert J.Ballantyne is a senior editor at Popjournalism and Creative Director at Artsculture.ca. Previously, he was a journalist at the CBC on a number of news programs including the fifth estate, Marketplace and The National. He also worked as a staff writer at the Toronto Star.

Full Disclosure

Exclusive: Wendy Mesley and Diana Swain discuss their highly anticipated CBC newsmagazine, 'Disclosure'

Mae Moore’s real life

The Canadian singer-songwriter reflects on her 'Collected Works 1989-1999'

Love Inc., Into the Night

Canadian dance group Love Inc., lead by Groove Station radio DJ Chris Sheppard and vocalist Simone Denny, are best known…

The Best Singles of 2000

#1 Eminem featuring Dido, "Stan" Eminem can be childish but there was no dismissing "Stan," his incendiary look at fame…

It’s not easy being Wendy Mesley

The CBC journalist talks about her TV newsmagazine 'Undercurrents', being a homebody and, yes, we went there, her bad hair days

Caged Wild Strawberries?

Pop-rock duo Wild Strawberries are independent and back to making music on their own terms

The freebie trade

Inside the world of gifts and perks rained down on critics

Q & A with Carol Shields

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Chancellor of the University of Winnipeg discusses her writing and what she does with her awards

Wild things

Wild Strawberries are on the road to support their latest disc, 'Quiver'

A Wild Berry

Roberta Carter-Harrison of the Wild Strawberries talks about their new album, 'Heroine'