Episodes: Masonry

Mulligan Stew Nov 27th 2021-Guest Leeroy Stagger and the Flood of 2021

  Wow – what a line up .. We start with a birthday salute to Al Jackson, the legendary drummer of Booker T and the MG’s and every third hit to ever come out of Stax. Then he would drive across town and record with Al Green at Hi Records. He’s long gone now but the...

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EP 184 | Stevie Van Zandt pt2

Who, what and when was the “Big Bang” of Popular music? Who changed rock into an  “art form” in 1965 and with what song? What songs did Steve suggest to close the Sopranos? How much did Sopranos change his life? What does Steve consider the world’s “universal music” and who is the star of that...

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November 27th, 2021- The Hatch becomes Jason Parkes Customs/Emily Walker Wine List/New Emandare pours

The Hatch becomes Jason Parkes Customs/Emily Walker Wine List/New Emandare pours   THE SHOW  Jason Parkes is…. A  former member of a punk band whose van broke down and he needed money to fix it – so he made wine. the hub of an ever-expanding wheel. The dark star at the center of a distant...

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EP 183 | Stevie Van Zandt pt1

  Little Steven Miami Steve Van Zandt Silvio Dante (Sopranos) Frankie The Fixer Tagliano (Lilyhammer) Steve is every one of those guys and a lot more. He turns 71 on Nov 22nd and celebrates the release of his new autobiography Unrequited  Infatuations. Steve and Bruce Springsteen found each other because they both really weren’t interested in going...

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Mulligan Stew Nov 20th 2021-Special Guest Little Stevie Van Zandt

He is Miami Steve Little Steven Stevie van Zandt He has been there and done that. and a great guy. His wonderful new autobiography is called Unrequited Infatuations  Stevie Van Zandt guests on the entire second hour of The Stew. Right off the bat, he reminds us of the lasting power and legacy of the...

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November 20th, 2021- Island Cider Tour/Time Family of Wines/Eau Claire 005/Sandra Oldfield

Island Cider Tour/Time Family of Wines/Eau Claire 005/Sandra Oldfield THE SHOW It’s been a wild week! Floods Food Rare Full Moon Cider Whiskey Wine And Sandra Oldfield.   Jay Jordan – GM Cascadia Liquor Quadra Victoria.  (WSet 2 – Spirit Specialist) I came across a Jay Jordan blog he posted in late  September on the...

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EP 182 | Dan Mangan-All Together Now

I did my first interview with Dan Mangan years ago on a hot and dusty day at the Calgary Folk Festival. Had never met him or heard him perform. He was one of half a dozen interviews I was scheduled to do.  I started with the lame opening of… Please tell our at-home audience your...

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Mulligan Stew Nov 13th 2021- 4 Guests: Colin James-Steve Marriner-David GoGo-Roy Forbes

That’s right – four guests but still a lot of music. Tracks I  tried to play during fall fundraising but never got played. Tedeschi Trucks Band, early Chicago, Aretha, Taj, Nathaniel Rateliff, Joni, Stevie Ray, and a three-song tribute to Curtis Mayfield, featuring Mavis, Rod Stewart, and the man himself. Colin James talks about his 20th studio...

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November 12th, 2021- Talking to Platinum winners of “The Nationals”

Talking with Platinum winners of  The Nationals and  next weeks Will Travel For Food   THE SHOW   The 20th National Wine Awards of Canada wrapped up earlier this month in Penticton. It’s the best such competition in Canada which is why they’re called “The Nationals” It’s been fully 20 years since the first competition...

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EP 181 | Colin James

November 5th Colin James releases his 20th studio album Open Road. Colin found a way to write and record music during the Covid 19 Pandemic. Gather your music friends and create. Colin co-wrote and made music with pals Tom Wilson (Toronto) & Colin Linden (Nashville) Both are members of Blackie and the Rodeo Kings and Craig Northey (Vancouver) From Odds. He also reimagined...

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November 6th, 2021- The 8TH Annual 4 F’s & Michelle  Bouffard

The 8TH Annual 4 F’s & Michelle  Bouffard on Somm. of the Year & Tasting Climate Change    THE SHOW  It started 8 years ago as an idea. Let’s take some great food and wine and go fishing. I made my pitch to: John Weber    co-founder and winemaker at Orofino (Similkameen) Mark Filatow  Award winning...

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Mulligan Stew Oct 30th 2021-CKUA Fall Fundraiser!

MULLIGAN STEW It’s the Fall Fundraiser. For Mulligan Stew, it’s this weekend and next Saturday and Sunday. As always,  with my friend and partner Allison Brock from Wide Cut Country. I’ll co-host with Al on Saturday mornings 10-noon Mtn  and she will sit in with me on The Stew 5-7 Mtn We get to wrap up the...

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