Back in 2009, Chris Cornell (Audioslave, Soundgarden, Temple Of The Dog) visited CBC's The Hour to discuss his most recent album, Scream and reflect upon his life and musical career.
From the 1-2-3-4 to the 808's and beyond. Radio, television and digital. For over two decades, George Stroumboulopoulos has been playing the best records in the best order. Finding those songs that'll get you through the night. Interviews, intimate sessions and out-of-its-mind full blown house concerts. The Strombo Show and House of Strombo reflects the beautiful and the badass of Canada's diverse cultural landscape. There are no boundaries, with the gamut running from Aretha Franklin to Slayer and everything in between.
Some of the wonderful people who have been on the show include Bjork, Queens of the Stone Age, Loretta Lynn, James Hetfield of Metallica, A.R. Rahman, The Cult, Patti Smith, Maynard James Keenan, Missy Elliott, Dolly Parton, Moby, Dinosaur Jr., the National, Grandmaster Flash, Elvis Costello, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Vampire Weekend, Bonnie Raitt, Ghostface Killah, Steve Earle, De La Soul, Megadeth's Dave Mustaine, The Kills, MixMaster Mike, Charles Bradley, Neko Case, Robbie Robertson, Anthrax, Saul Williams, Little Stevie Van Zandt, Alice Cooper and Ani DiFranco; Canadian talent such as Gordon Lightfoot, RUSH, Blue Rodeo, Tragically Hip, A Tribe Called Red, Tegan & Sara, Death From Above 1979, Barenaked Ladies, STARS, Alexisonfire, Rheostatics, Joel Plaskett, ARKELLS, Coeur de pirate, BadBadNotGood and City And Colour; emerging acts that include Sampha, Courtney Barnett, Leon Bridges, The XX, Dilly Dally, Jazz Cartier, Pussy Riot, Margo Price, The Lemon Twigs, Father John Misty, Lowell and METZ.
CBC - Canadian Broadcasting Corporation