UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! http://www.umfm.com/ <p>Thank God It's Free Range! Join host (and UMFM Program Director) Michael Elves as he starts the weekend off with a rundown on upcoming shows; interviews with local, national and international artists; and all sorts of good music. Here on 101.5 UMFM, the weekend starts now!</p> UMFM http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss en-us Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:00:00 -0700 Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:00:00 -0700 UMFM no UMFM cjum@cjum.com no TGIFR Fri, 21 Sep 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180921-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! September 21 2018 <p>Megan Bonnell is on the road with Great Lake Swimmers, and will open for them at the West End Cultural Centre on September 26th. She phones in from BC to talk about the tour and her new album Separate Rooms.&nbsp;</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 14 Sep 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180914-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! September 14 2018 <p>Trombonist William Carn, of the Carn Davidson 9 discusses the group's latest album Murphy in advance of playing Brandon University on September 18th. Columnist Elizabeth Renzetti talks at length about her essay collection Shrewed (Anansi) and one-half of folk duo Anna &amp; Elizabeth, Elizabeth Laprelle briefly explains what a "Crankie" is and chats about their Smithsonian Folkways release The Invisible Comes To Us prior to the pair playing Winnipeg's First Annual Crankie Festival at Crescent Ft. Rouge United September 21st to 23rd.</p> no 90 Thank God It's Free Range Fri, 07 Sep 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180907-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! September 7 2018 <p>Polaris prize nominee, Jean-Michel Blais plays the West End next Friday but joins me by phone tonight.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 24 Aug 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180824-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! August 24 2018 <p>Matt Schellenberg of Royal Canoe discusses the treasure hunt for their new album and Adam Soloway talks about the Sherbrook Street Festival.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180817-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! August 17 2018 <p>Dauphin ex-pat HUDSY is back from his adopted home in London UK to play Station 8 on August 24th in celebration of his forthcoming single "My Love" and in support of the MS Society of Manitoba. He joins me by phone to discuss his music and journey.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 10 Aug 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180810-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! August 10 2018 <p>Holiday choons</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 27 Jul 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180727-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! July 27 2018 <p>I talk to Gil Carroll about Real Love Summer Fest (Teulon, RIGHT NOW), Vancouver band DUMB (HMS Arlington July 29th) and Winnipeg rapper J Kelz (Good Will, August 4th) plus a load of new tunes.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 13 Jul 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180713-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! July 13 2018 <p>Apollo Suns kick off their tour at the Cavern tonight so I replay last week's interview with Ed Durocher and Toronto band Baby Cages are coming to town and I talk to frontwoman Halloway Jones.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 06 Jul 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180706-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! July 6 2018 <p>It's Folk Fest! If you're not out at Birds' Hill watching RHYE and Courtney Barnett, you can tune in to hear me talk to Ed Durocher of Apollo Suns about their upcoming Western Canadian tour which kicks off next Friday at The Cavern.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 29 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180629-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! June 29 2018 <p>Shea Malcolmson talks Northern <a href="http://northerntouchmusicfestival.ca/">Touch Music Festival,</a> <a href="https://www.manitobamusic.com/taylorjanzen">Taylor Janzen</a> discusses her new EP and playing Winnipeg Folk Festival as a Young Performer and Saskatchewan singer-songwriter Shawn Mackenzie - who performs as <a href="https://tylerjohn3.wixsite.com/dramaqueenmartyr">drama queen martyr</a> - stops by to play some songs and chat.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180622-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! June 22 2018 <p><a href="http://gogopenguin.co.uk/">GoGo Penguin</a> close out the 2018 TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival on Sunday June 24th at the West End Cultural Centre and I spoke to trio-member Nick Blacka about the UK jazz scene and the group's latest album, plus Calgary singer-songwriter <a href="http://www.marielbuckley.com/">Mariel Buckley</a> plays the Dauphin Country Fest next weekend and calls in to talk about her latest album, <em>Driving in the Dark</em>.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 15 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180615-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! June 15 2018 <p>WINNIPEG IS POPPING OFF!</p> <p>The 2018 TD Winnipeg International Jazz Festival opening weekend is already underway and there's the <a href="http://www.sakihiwe.ca/">sakihiwe Festiva</a>l this weekend as well including former Winnipegger iskwe who talks about recording with Tanya Tagaq and more on tonight's show.</p> <p>Also, Allie from Peach Kelli Pop discusses the band's two new releases on Mint Records in advance of their <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/224171194808255/">June 20th show at the Handsome Daughter</a>.</p> <p>And our old pal Ness - aka Elliott Walsh - talks to Rollie Pemberton - aka <a href="https://www.jazzwinnipeg.com/cadence-weapon">Cadence Weapon</a> - in advance of his Jazz Winnipeg show at the Good Will that same night (Wednesday June 20th).</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 08 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180608-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! June 8 2018 <p>Jeremy Dutcher brings his acclaimed Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa record to the <a href="http://www.sakihiwe.ca/">sakihiwe festival</a> next weekend (<a href="http://www.sakihiwe.ca/festival/daytime/display,event/105/central-park-block-party-presented-by-aptn">playing the Central Park Block Party on Saturday June 16t</a>h) and he joins me by phone to talk about the journey of creation and discovery that was making the record.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>I also talk to acclaimed author Karma Brown about her forthcoming fourth novel, <a href="https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/36264106-the-life-lucy-knew">The Life Lucy Knew</a>, which comes out June 12th on Park Row Books.</p> no 90