The Tragically Hip and lead singer Gord Downie, who has been diagnosed with terminal brain cancer, put on their last show in Kingston as part of the Man Machine Poem tour. CBC RADIO 1 Broadcast
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An exclusive interview with The Tragically Hip's Gord Downie on their brand new album, "Now for Plan A." Author and linguist Geoffrey Nunberg on his book, "Ascent of the A-Word: Assholism, The First Sixty Years."
You must watch "The Secret Path." Directed by Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip, this animated feature recently broadcast on CBC tells the story of Chanie Wenjack who escaped from a residential school in 1966 in a way that no other medium could. Ian Whitcombe joins me to explain why.
"The Secret Path" can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yGd764YU9yc
We also take a little time to discuss different subjects, including the end of shomi and the new Escaflowne release from FUNimation.
0:00 - Quick update on the show
2:35 - The Secret Path
25:45 - The death of Shomi
34:50 - New Escaflowne release