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, 22 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 Fri, 22 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 UMFM no UMFM cjum@cjum.com no 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 TGIFR Fri, 01 Jun 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180601-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! June 1 2018 <p>KidsFest is right around the corner (June 7th to 10th) and I talk to Executive Producer Neal Rempel and performer (and legend) Fred Penner. Plus the Fortune Killers are back and play some songs in our live band room before heading over to The Cavern to play alongside Liabilities and Plain As Ghosts</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 25 May 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180525-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! May 25 2018 <p>The Sturgeons are set to release their new album Black &amp; White on May 30th at the Park Theatre and the twin brothers join me by phone.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 18 May 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180518-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! May 18 2018 <p>Yung Heazy plays the Handsome Daughter May 22nd and joins me by phone. Stu Anderson talks Prairie Wind Festival (Cypress River, June 1st-3rd), and in town for Manito Ahbee, Raye Zaragoza stopped by UMFM for a chat and a live sesh.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 11 May 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180511-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! May 11 2018 <p>Zulu Panda live sesh and interview and a phoner with David Beckingham (Hey Ocean) who plays the Handsome Daughter on May 23rd.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 04 May 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180504-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! May 4 2018 <p>Jon Bryant plays the Park Theatre May 9th and joins me by phone to talk touring, placing music in film and television, and what he's working on. Plus a lengthy interview with journalist Rachel Giese discussing her new book Boys: What It Means To Become A Man (HarperCollins).</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 27 Apr 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180427-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! April 27 2018 <p>Born Ruffians drummer Steve Hamelin discusses the group's latest record, <em>Uncle, Duke &amp; The Chief</em> in advance of their April 29th date at the Park Theatre and Vancouver YouTuber and emerging musician Haley Blais talks about her new EP <em>Let Yourself Go</em>. Blais plays Forth on May 1st.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180420-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! April 20 2018 <p>Conference call with Steve Dawson and Leeroy Stagger who play the Park Theatre on Sunday night as part of The Black Hen Roadshow (with Ndidi Onukwulu and Steve Marriner) and an in-studio interview with U of M graduate student Laura Forsythe who has co-edited Looking Back and Living Forward: Indigenous Research Rising Up which gets its launch Saturday at McNally Robinson. Plus Taylor Knox will be opening for The Beaches at the West End on April 30th and talks about his new album Love.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180413-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! April 13 2018 <p>Tricia Turner from the Young Pixels talks about their new record <em>Fever of Becoming</em> and author Michael Barclay discusses his new book on The Tragically Hip, <em>The Never Ending Present.</em></p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 06 Apr 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180406-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! April 6 2018 <p>Simone Schmidt - aka Fiver - recently released Audible Songs From Rockwood, an album with a fascinating creation story about an equally fascinating period in Canadian history. Schmidt will be in town on Saturday April 21st to play HMS Arlington and joins me by phone.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 23 Mar 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180323-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! March 23 2018 <p>Crazy busy show with Danish band The Foreign Resort, Ontario folk artist Abigail Lapell and first-time U of M author David Grad plus loads of new music.</p> no 90 TGIFR Fri, 23 Feb 2018 15:00:00 -0700 http://archive.umfm.com/podcast_downloads/20180223-117.mp3 UMFM - Thank God It's Free Range! February 23 2018 <p>Back after some preemptions for Bison Hockey and jam-packed with nothing but great new music.</p> no 90