TTBTGH/Sunset Saloon news!

The Winnipeg Folk Festival is upon us once again, and it’s proving to be a pretty great one. Despite my loud and consistent complaining about this year’s lineup, it seems that perhaps, maybe, it is somehow possible that I may, might, … Continue reading

Sunset Saloon thanks, reflection, and previews & TTBTGH news!

Wow! It really happened and it was even more amazing than I dreamed it would be. One of my favourite bands, Odds, played in my back yard to a packed crowd of music lovers. Then there was the encore. Kevin McDonald (from Kids in … Continue reading

TTBTGH/Sunset Saloon June news

Where does the time go? It’s the middle of June already!? How did that happen? It’s a good time to be alive and around great music. Here’s some news you can use to keep yourself in the right place at … Continue reading

March 7 on Steel Belted Radio – New Country Rehab!

With a name like New Country Rehab, you know the Steel Belted Crew has to be fans, but they’re more than just a name, these guys are the real deal. Roots rockin’ country just the way we like it, with … Continue reading

The Express and Company on Steel Belted Radio, Feb. 28!

It’s been a while since we’ve had any guests performing live on the shows, but tomorrow on Steel Belted Radio, we’ll break the silence with two stellar live guests! Steel Belted Radio Thursday, February 28 6:30 – 8 pm central … Continue reading

November 18 on TTBTGH!

Lots of exciting stuff coming up on the show today! We’ll chat with James Murdoch, who’s headed to Winnipeg for a show with Jay Sparrow at The Sunset Saloon. These guys have been working hard on the road playing their … 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

October 14 on TTBTGH

We’re pretty proud of our ability to get Winnipeg’s best and brightest singer/songwriters featured on Tell the Band to Go Home early and often, but every once in a while one slips by and doesn’t get featured on the show … Continue reading

Steel Belted Radio, May 31, 2012

This week’s Steel Belted Radio is shaping up to be a really good one. Our good friend Christina Martin always puts out great records, so it’s not a surprise that she’s got another winner, but her new one, Sleeping with … Continue reading

Happy 100th Birthday Woody!

Winnipeg’s leading lights in the folk music community invite you to celebrate the 100th birthday of prolific songwriter Woody Guthrie. On May 17 at the West End Cultural Centre join the Magnificent Sevens, Sweet Alibi, JD Edwards, Leonard Podolak, Tim … Continue reading