We Love Canadian Music with NAC Presents Executive Producer Heather Gibson

28 Episodes

About the podcast

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!

About the host

  • Executive Producer, Popular Music and Variety Heather Gibson
  • Rosie & the Riveters

    English Nov 20, 2018 16:21

    Rosie & the Riveters never planned to get political. But opening a newspaper or watching the news these days made it impossible to see the status of women around the...

  • Mark Bragg

    English Oct 22, 2018 15:07

    An east coast legend, Mark Bragg is perhaps one of Newfoundland’s most flamboyant singer-songwriters. Mix the earnest rock of Bruce Springsteen, with Elton John’s showmanship, and Tom Wait’s dramatic flair,...

  • Rebecca Noelle

    English Oct 12, 2018 15:33

    After making waves as the 1st runner-up on TVA's La Voix (The Voice : Canada), Rebecca was invited by The Jacksons to make a guest appearance on their Canadian tour....

  • Noah Derksen

    English Sep 28, 2018 17:48

    Influenced by the contrasting cultures of Canadian prairies and the west, Noah Derksen writes with the groundedness of harsh Manitoba winters mixed with the optimism of British Columbia’s coastline. Ever...

  • Emma Cook

    English Aug 15, 2018 10:48

    Emma Cook combines a powerful and haunting voice reminiscent of Sarah McLachlan with the song stylings of Feist or Jenn Grant. She also knows what it means to struggle. The...

  • Kelly Sloan & Isaac Vallentin

    English Jun 29, 2018 15:13

    Kelly Sloan is an award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter with pure and clean vocals, which compliment her personal and earnest songwriting. Her musical influences range from folk to country, while fusing elements...

  • Port Cities

    English Jun 04, 2018 15:05

    Port Cities’ self-titled debut album may be the group’s first effort together, but its members share deep, intertwining roots in the Maritime music scene. In addition to releasing three solo...

  • Sarah MacDougall

    English May 23, 2018 15:30

    Whitehorse-based, Western Canadian Music Award-winning artist Sarah MacDougall is an up-and-coming artist known for her honest and poetic songs, passionate performances, and unique voice. Born in Sweden, 24 hrs Vancouver...

  • Erin Costelo

    English May 08, 2018 11:58

    Erin Costelo is Halifax’s queen of salt water soul. Armed with her husky baritone and endless poise, ECMA winner Erin Costello channels the grand tradition of southern US vocal jazz...

  • Amelia Curran

    English Apr 23, 2018 15:55

    Amelia Curran is a Juno-Award winning songwriter, activist and mental health advocate from St. John’s, Newfoundland. Curran’s music is distinguished by her intricate and elliptical lyrics, geologic in their resilience...

  • Alejandra Ribera

    English Apr 09, 2018 14:21

    Alejandra Ribera has been writing about the unexpected places we find light since the release of her critically acclaimed debut album La boca. She cites some unlikely influences as inspiring...

  • Jenn Grant

    English Mar 26, 2018 16:53

    Jenn Grant is a three-time JUNO nominee, Polaris long listed artist and ECMA winner, now living in Nova Scotia, Canada. Most recently, Grant took home the ‘Solo Recording of the...

  • The Once

    English Mar 15, 2018 15:15

    A modern indie folk trio from Newfoundland, The Once has collected a trio of Canadian Folk Music Awards, numerous ECMA awards, was named Artist of the Year by the Newfoundland...