Check out my conversation with Hailiah Knight about the new arts school we’re collaborating on, Northumberland Youth Arts Collective!
We talk all about how and why we started, as well as what programs we’re offering– including our interdisciplinary arts March Break Camp!
Eyes Closed (Halsey cover) by
Pizza Day by The Aquabats
Our Town by Hill & Landing
Space Pirates from the kids musical of the same name.
Check out my interview with Saskia and Dana of Northumberland Parents Empowering Parents!
We talk all about youth mental health and this
new group for parents to talk about how to approach youth mental health from a parenting perspective. Part way through the interview, we’re also joined by Dana’s daughter, Kira, who shares some insight about being a teenager in Northumberland County right now- and she plays a song live, in studio!
Matt’s Song by The Soviettes
10 000 Miles by Clan Hannigan
Angela (Lumineers cover) by The Hannigan Sisters
Eyes Closed (Halsey cover) by Kira Gelineau
my interview with Luke Paron Here!
We talk about:
– Luke’s company,
– His learning process behind videography and photography
– Community theatre
– What Luke’s working on
– Luke’s transition to veganism
– What animal liberation means to Luke
– The connection between
– Luke’s recent work with Sea Shepherd
– Useful strategies for activism
– Incorporating intersectional anti-oppression practices in direct action around animal liberation
– How Luke’s various work keeps him well
Hearse Joy by
Choking on the Truth by Bif Naked Human(e) Meat by
Chains of Silence by Stephanie Braganza (Live, stripped down version)
Check out my interview with
Todd Attridge where we chat about:
Todd‘s favourite things about Port Hope Todd’s career and what he’s learned from that that may be useful on council
Turning strategy into reality
What leadership looks like
Todd’s best strategies for business development
What Todd’s involved in locally
Todd’s position on the waterfront cleanup
Todd’s thoughts on affordable housing
Todd’s vision for economic development in Port Hope
Todd’s thoughts on making life better for our seniors (including his positions on the Ruth Clark Centre and 65 Ward)
Todd’s plans for increasing youth engagement
Todd being new to town and how that may be an asset when it comes to sitting on council
Todd’s strategies for collaboration
Tonight by The Soviettes
Falling On by Finger Eleven
Rockerchick by Lipstick Homicide
The Promise by Cale Crowe
Check out my interview with
Nicole Beatty! We chat about:
Nicole‘s favourite things about living in Northumberland County About Nicole’s
career in community development and resource development management What lead Nicole to run for council
Nicole’s experience with being a young women running for town council
Nicole’s vision for economic development in Cobourg
Nicole’s vision for culture and tourism in Cobourg
Nicole’s vision for sustainability in Cobourg (including the inflatable floating playground at Cobourg Beach)
Nicole’s vision for affordable housing
Nicole’s vision for engaging youth in the community (including all-ages show venues and a youth advisory council)
Nicole’s advocacy work
What community looks like to her
Nicole’s favourite Cultivate moment ever
Cannabis legalization, the role of municipal government in managing it, and looking to Indigenous communities to learn from them.
What song Nicole is learning on uke
Local Organizations Nicole is Associated With:
Born to Love You by Ellen Torrie (Click her name to check out her rad new website!)
I’ll Wait by Sweet Alibi
Burn the Rapists, Not the Witches by Backyard Riot (From their brand new, locally written and recorded EP!)
Bro Hymn by Pennywise
July 13 LIVE on Northumberland 89.7 FM Small Town Radio!
LISTEN HERE for the podcast version.
Check out my chat with
Backyard Riot about folk punk, problematic favs, working on their new EP, all-ages shows, DIY, and their show at the Downtown Port Hope bandshell!
Featuring their tunes, as well as tunes by
Jason Nagy and FEELS FINE!!