News Archives: June 2007

Catch Blue Rodeo and Friends On BBC2

June 8, 2007

On Thursday, June 7, Toronto’s Lee’s Palace saw some of Canada’s finest musical talent gather together to play at the NXNE music festival’s BBC Radio 2 showcase. Performers included Jim Bryson, Kathleen Edwards and of course Blue Rodeo.

If you wanted to be there but couldn’t be, be sure to listen to this week’s edition of BBC Radio 2’s Bob Harris show as it will be airing highlights from this amazing showcase. Bob’s show broadcasts this Saturday, June 9, from 4am – 7am EDT and will be up on his webpage for listening to at your leisure for the next week.

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Blue Rodeo at North By Northeast

June 5, 2007

Blue Rodeo has been added to the BBC Radio 2 Showcase this Thursday, June 7 at Lee’s Palace in Toronto. The band’s set will be recorded for broadcast on the BBC’s Bob Harris Saturday Show.

You’ll need a NXNE wristband to get in to the show. Wristbands sell for $28 and can be purchased either at the door or in advance. See for more information.

The full lineup of the BBC Radio 2 Showcase:

9 pm – Oh Susanna
10 pm – Kathleen Edwards
11 pm – Jim Bryson
12 pm – Justin Rutledge
1 am – TBA (you’ll love it – we promise!)
2 am – Luke Doucet & Melissa McClelland
3 am – Blue Rodeo

Hope to see you there!

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