October 2020 update on live performances and events at the NAC.
NAC Podcasts

We Love Canadian Music with NAC Presents Executive Producer Heather Gibson

We Love Canadian Music brings you up close and personal interviews with Canadian musicians on far-ranging topics from life on the road to the artists they find most inspiring. Join us every two weeks for a new interview!

Latest Episodes

  • Leela Gilday

    Feb 17, 2020 32:05

    Inspired by her deep connection to the North, Dene singer-songwriter Leela Gilday shares a very personal vision of life as a northern woman. During her conversation with Heather Gibson they...

  • Good Lovelies

    Jan 14, 2020 40:33

    This episode is guaranteed to cure your post holiday blues with laughter. Heather and the Good Lovelies do their best to keep things professional as they chat about performing their...

  • Amanda Martinez

    Nov 29, 2019 10:42

    Amanda Martinez is a singer-songwriter whose music exultingly blends her Mexican father and South African mother’s roots with Latin soul and folklore. Her sultry, bright vocals and upbeat sound get...

  • Amos The Transparent

    Oct 25, 2019 18:28

    With over 10 years and 4 albums to their name, Ottawa’s Amos the Transparent are a long-standing staple in the independent Canadian folk-rock world. They have performed at SXSW, WayHome,...

  • Diyet

    Sep 30, 2019 8:17

    Born in a tent and raised in a cabin on the shores of a glacial lake in the Kluane region of Canada’s Yukon, country-roots artist Diyet is a seamless amalgam...

  • Megan Bonnell

    Aug 29, 2019 16:43

    Megan Bonnell has never been easily pigeon-holed into the predictable mold of the singer-songwriter and her new album Separate Rooms embraces this edict, turning traditional musical genres on their heads....

  • Hillsburn

    Jul 05, 2019 17:11

    Hillsburn’s indie-rock sound draws on the songwriting focus of folk music, and combines it with a pop sensibility. The band’s performances are dynamic, energized, and emotive. You won’t want to...

  • Blue Rodeo

    Jul 02, 2019 13:36

    For close to thirty years now, Blue Rodeo has taken the road less travelled – and succeeded far beyond anyone’s expectations. The band emerged in the early 80’s as a...

  • Suzie Vinnick

    May 29, 2019 13:08

    Earnest, and with a touch of heart-felt twang, Suzie Vinnick is a prodigious singer-songwriter, and veteran of the Canadian roots scene. A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of...

  • Christina Martin

    May 03, 2019 17:44

    If raw denim had a sound, it’d be a Christina Martin. In the grand tradition of highway Canadiana, Martin’s songwriting is honest-to-goodness jukebox rock for the craft beer generation. The...

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