Rank #1: Mark Critch + Paul Perrier + Rob Brydon
May 25 2020
Rank #2: WHAT TO WATCH WHEN YOU’VE ALREADY WATCHED EVERYTHING PART ONE!
Mar 29 2020
The Richard Crouse Show Podcast
The Geeks & Beats Podcast
Maltin on Movies
Writers and Company from CBC Radio
q: The Podcast from CBC Radio
The Film Programme
Happy Sad Confused
As It Happens from CBC Radio
White Coat, Black Art on CBC Radio
Gilbert Gottfried's Amazing Colossal Podcast
Rolling Stone Music Now
Ongoing History of New Music
The CONAN Podcast
Quirks and Quarks from CBC Radio
Off Camera with Sam Jones
Rank #3: Liz Kozak
Feb 08 2020
Rank #4: Kitty Green
Green is an award-winning Australian filmmaker. Her debut documentary feature, “Ukraine Is Not a Brothel,” explored a provocative feminist movement in Ukraine. After making its premiere at the Venice Film Festival in 2013, the film screened at more than 50 film festivals internationally and won the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts (AACTA) Award for Best Feature Length Documentary. Green’s follow-up project, “The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul,” won the Short Film Jury Prize for nonfiction at the Sundance Film Festival. Her latest feature documentary, “Casting JonBenet,” was acquired as a Netflix Original, premiered at Sundance in 2017, and screened at the Berlinale before receiving the AACTA Award for Best Feature Length Documentary.
Feb 03 2020
Most Popular Podcasts
Rank #5: Chris Hadfield, Mo Rocca, Humble The Poet + Danny Goldberg
In an in-depth interview astronaut Chris Hadfield stops by the “Pop Life” bar to discuss when science and pop culture collide.
Mo Rocca, correspondent for CBS Sunday Morning and author of “Mobituaries: Great Lives Worth Reliving.” He stops by the “Pop Life” bar to discuss his new book, the art of the obituary and how everyone has a story.
Author and rapper Humble the Poet. He stops by the “Pop Life” bar to discuss his new book “Things No One Else Can Teach Us,” what he learned from his failures, including a bad record deal, how even after he crawled out of crippling debt, the satisfaction was short lived and much more.
Music industry legend Danny Goldberg began his career in 1969 as a music journalist before becoming Vice-President of Led Zeppelin’s Swan Song Records from 1974-1976. And there’s more, much more. On “Pop Life” he talks about his relationship with Kurt Cobain.
Jan 11 2020
Rank #6: Tegan And Sara + Frozen 2 + Shania Twain + Bob Gruen
The cast of “Frozen 2,” Josh Gad who plays the snowman, and Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, as sisters Princess Anna of Arendelle and Queen Elsa of Arendelle. They talk about keeping the plot secret during the three year production and why the original film resonated with audiences.
Shania Twain, “Queen of Country Pop,” opens up about going back to Las Vegas and her crippling battle with stage fright.
Then an in-depth interview with John Lennon’s personal photographer Bob Gruen. The legendary photographer opens up about taking famous pictures of every rock ‘n roll star from David Bowie and Led Zeppelin to The Clash and The Sex Pistols.
Jan 04 2020
Rank #7: 1917 + Rise of Skywalker
Dec 27 2019
Rank #8: Howard Shore
He has three Academy Awards, three Golden Globe Awards and four Grammy Awards on his shelves and was the original musical director for the American show Saturday Night Live from 1975 to 1980.
He is also a consistent collaborator with director David Cronenberg, having scored all but one of his films since 1979.
He has also composed a few concert works including one opera, The Fly, based on the plot of Cronenberg's 1986 film.
Based on the award-winning novel by music scholar Norman Lebrecht, THE SONG OF NAMES is a bold journey through friendship, betrayal, and reconciliation.
Dec 21 2019
Rank #9: 1917 writer Krysty Wilson - Cairns
SYNOPSIS: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield (Captain Fantastic’s George MacKay) and Blake (Game of Thrones’ Dean-Charles Chapman) are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of soldiers—Blake’s own brother among them.
Dec 10 2019
Rank #11: ROBBIE AMELL
CODE 8 INFO: Code 8, written by Chris Pare, is set in a world where 4% of the population is born with some type of supernatural ability, but instead of being superheroes, they are heavily policed and live in poverty. Robbie plays Connor, a powerful young “electric” struggling to pay for his ailing mother’s medical treatment. To earn money, he joins a lucrative criminal world led by Garrett, played by Stephen, who teaches him how to use his powers to pull off a series of increasingly dangerous crimes.
Dec 07 2019
Rank #12: Dr. Jen Gunter
Nov 16 2019
Rank #13: Dr. Joe Schwarcz
He is an author and a professor at McGill University. He is the director of McGill's Office for Science & Society, which is dedicated to demystifying science for the public.
Nov 11 2019
Rank #14: Frozen 2 interviews with Idina Menzel, Josh Gad and Kristen Bell
Nov 06 2019
Rank #15: Anne Bokma
In 2017, she began a quest to become a more spiritual person. After leaving the fundamentalist religion of her youth, she became one of the eighty million North Americans who consider themselves spiritual-but-not-religious, the fastest growing “faith” category.
The resulting book documents a diverse range of soulful first-person experiences and personal reflections on her spiritual journey.
Nov 03 2019
Rank #16: In The Shadow Of The Moon with Jim Mickle and Boyd Holbrook
Jim Mickle is the creator of TV series “Hap and Leonard” and director of films such as “Cold in July” and Cannes Fortnight selection “We Are What We Are,” “Mulberry Street,” and “Stake Land.” Actor Boyd Holbrook has appeared in films such as “Milk,” “Out of the Furnace,” “Run All Night,” and “Gone Girl,” and starred as DEA Agent Steve Murphy in the Netflix series “Narcos” and in 2017 he portrayed villain Donald Pierce in “Logan.”
Synopsis: In 1988, Philadelphia police officer Thomas Lockhart (Boyd Holbrook), hungry to become a detective, begins tracking a serial killer who mysteriously resurfaces every nine years. But when the killer’s crimes begin to defy all scientific explanation, Locke’s obsession with finding the truth threatens to destroy his career, his family, and possibly his sanity. “In The Shadow Of The Moon” is a genre-blending psychological thriller that examines the power of time, and how its passing can either bring us together or tear us apart.
Oct 11 2019
Rank #17: Steve Smith a.k.a. Red Green
These final “Lodge Meetings” have not only entertained audiences on both sides of the border but given the comedian a chance to see how The Red Green Show has helped people's lives.
Kicking off September 19 in Grand Prairie, Alberta, Red Green
Oct 05 2019
Rank #18: Scott Aukerman And Lauren Lapkus
The film is a mockumentary about “Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis,” a public-access TV show with a host who asks famous people obnoxious questions.
Co-starring with Galifianakis is Lauren Lapkus as Zach’s assistant who joins us today along with the film’s director Scott Aukerman.
Sep 27 2019
Rank #19: Kevin Doyle
As well as numerous stage credits, Doyle is a familiar face on British television. As well as appearances on Casualty, Auf Wiedersehen, Pet and Midsomer Murders, he has starred in ITV's At Home With the Braithwaites, BBC drama The Lakes and played the rebel John Constable in The Tudors.
Sep 21 2019
Rank #20: Michael Crummey
Sep 21 2019