Notes and analysis about arts and culture from Canada and around the world
Jeff Healey's new year
The singer-songwriter talks about how he spent 2003 and what's in store for this year
On the record with Wendy Mesley
The 'CBC News: Marketplace' co-host talks about reporting and why she thinks some journalism students should be slapped.
The Best Albums of 2003
1) Sam Roberts, We Were Born In A Flame (Maple Music) 2) Buck 65, Talkin’ Honky Blues (WEA) 3) Jim…
The Best Albums of 2002
1) Bruce Springsteen, The Rising (Columbia) 2) Coldplay, A Rush Of Blood To The Head (Parlophone) 3) Hot Hot Heat,…
The Best Albums of 2001
1) Ours, Distorted Lullabies ( Dream Works) 2) Ron Sexsmith, Blue Boy (Linus) 3) Fugazi, The Argument (Dischord) 4) The…
The Best Singles of 2001
Here are the songs that rocked our world this year
Carla Robinson is made for TV
CBC journalist on the fast track to success
Scenes from Word on the Street, Toronto's book fest
Margaret Atwood, Evan Solomon roam Toronto's streets alongside with independent writers and booksellers
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'
The Best Albums of 2000
1) At The Drive In, Relationship Of Command (Grand Royal) 2) The Weakerthans, Left And Leaving (G7 Welcoming Committee) 3)…
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 Best Albums of 1999
1) Tom Waits, Mule Variations (Anti) 2) Nine Inch Nails, The Fragile (Interscope) 3) Mr. Bungle, California (Warner Bros) 4)…
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
The Best of Popjournalism
22 minutes with Mary Walsh
Books & PublishingNov 25, 2004
The Lisa Loeb zone
CelebritiesOct 7, 2005
The freebie trade
Media & AdvertisingNov 16, 1999
Tanner Zipchen brings a bit of the Prairies to Hollywood
Media & AdvertisingMar 21, 2016
The Return of Wild Strawberries
MusicSep 10, 2005
Finding balance with Dr. Marla Shapiro
NewsNov 4, 2006
Inside the world of Perez Hilton, star blogger
CelebritiesSep 10, 2006
On the record with Wendy Mesley
Media & AdvertisingJan 24, 2004