Live Shows of the Year: 2012

February 11 – Christina Martin & Dale Murray – Sunset Saloon (Christina stops by my living room regularly, and it’s always amazing, but having Dale along to accompany and play a few of his new songs made this one extra … Continue reading

Buy great music and support TTBTGH!

Last month, TTBTGH & SBR were proud to present Murdoch & Sparrow at Sunset Saloon, and not only was it a terrific show, but the guys were perhaps the nicest folks to ever share their songs in our living room. … Continue reading

Penguin Eggs Poll 2012

Hopefully if you’re a regular listener/visitor to this site, you know about Penguin Eggs Magazine, one of the last few magazines worth buying, and one that does a lot to support and promote great folk and roots music in Canada … Continue reading

Reasons to support Pledge-O-Rama

Just like that wise poet once said, “Everything I Do, I Do It for You.” We at UMFM try very hard each and every day to give a lot to our listeners and our community. We provide a lot of … Continue reading

Unique and ultra-rare Stan Rogers signed item auction in support of UMFM Pledge-O-Rama! You know that on Tell the Band to Go Home we have Mandatory Stan, where we appease the CRTC by fulfilling our Stan Rogers quotient regularly. But Stan’s been gone for a long time now (coming up on 30 … Continue reading

Unique and ultra-rare Colin James DVD auction in support of UMFM Pledge-O-Rama! Check out this amazing auction in support of UMFM Pledge-O-Rama 2012! Since his 1988 smash hit debut album, Colin James has been one of Canada’s most respected and successful guitarists and songwriters. He’s got a solid background in the … Continue reading

Indie-Can ’89 2CD Sampler – Auction in support of UMFM Pledge-O-Rama! Check out our eBay auction for this rare and collectible collection of great Canadian music. This auction is in support of CJUM 101.5 UMFM campus & community radio in Winnipeg, Manitoba. All proceeds from this sale will go to … Continue reading

UMFM’s Pledge-O-Rama is ON THE AIR!

The short sell: UMFM’s Pledge-O-Rama is on NOW! For the next week, we’re looking for a little love from our listeners to help us to continue to put on the best possible programming. We have a modest goal that we … Continue reading

Transmissions from UMFM CD

Transmissions From UMFM 101.5 This collection showcases a small sample of Winnipeg’s local talent that UMFM’s show hosts and volunteers draw upon and broadcast every hour of every day. Winnipeg has a long history of producing big name acts, cult-classics, … Continue reading