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Chris Brown named new CBC Moscow correspondent

Veteran Vancouver-based CBC reporter Chris Brown is being named the public broadcaster’s correspondent in their new Moscow Bureau. Brown will be teamed with field producer Corinne Seminoff and videographer Pascal Dumont. Jennifer McGuire, CBC News’ General Manager and Editor in Chief, said that the new bureau represents a “timely investment”. “In these anxious times, hardly […]

On this day in Canadian pop culture: Nov. 1

1847 Opera singer Emma Albani is born in Chambly, Quebec, a leading soprano of the 19th century and early 20th century, she became the first Canadian singer to become an international star. 1949 Musician David Foster is born in Victoria. The prolific producer has won 16 Grammy Awards and worked with Canadian and international superstars […]
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Leigh Nash flies solo

The former Sixpence None the Richer singer reflects on the making of her pop debut, 'Blue on Blue'