TransCanada Music West

From Vancouver Island, to the prairie grass lands of Manitoba, TransCanada Music West explores the best live music Western Canada has to offer. From sold-out shows at one of the country’s most storied venues, to intimate in-studio sessions recorded right here at home, it’s your ticket to the best in live rock, blues, folk, roots and more.

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Dave McCann and the Firehearts live from the Geomatic Attic

This week on the TransCanada Music West podcast, we wrap the second season of the series with a hometown performance by Dave McCann and the Firehearts at The Geomatic Attic in Lethbridge. Dave McCann is originally from Ontario, but has made his home...


 13 June 2016  57m

Best of Season 2

This week on TransCanada Music West, we feature some of our favourite live performances from the second season of the series. We've taken you to the Calgary Folk Festival with Jr. Gone Wild, Breakout West in Victoria with the likes of Rococode and...


 03 June 2016  57m

Boogie Patrol live at CKUA

This week on TransCanada Music West, we bring you R&B funk, soul and blues styling of pan-Alberta outfit, Boogie Patrol, live in CKUA's performance space. Boogie Patrol have performed hundreds of gigs since forming nearly a decade ago back in...


 27 May 2016  41m

Mitchmatic live at CKUA

This week on TransCanada Music West, we feature some brand-new music from emcee, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Mitch Holtby, AKA  Mitchmatic. Mitch has made a name in the Edmonton scene for his distinct blend of jazz and hip hop. The former...


 20 May 2016  45m

Marco Claveria Project live at CKUA

This week, we heat up the CKUA performance space with the Latin sounds of the Marco Claveria Project! This Edmonton-based outfit delivers a fusion of afro-peruvian, Brazilians, Cuban, and Chilean music. The resulting blend will have you swaying to the...


 13 May 2016  48m

Jesse and the Dandelions live at CKUA

With a collection of brand new songs in tow, this week on TransCanada Music West, we welcome Jesse and the Dandelions to CKUA’s Performance Space. Jesse began his musical career in Lethbridge. It wasn't long before he was at the nexus of that...


 06 May 2016  40m

Shuyler Jansen live from Fort McMurray's Oilsands Discovery Centre

North Vancouver folk-rocker Shuyler Jansen is our featured gueston this week's program. You may know Shuyler as a founding memberof Old Reliable, one of the Alberta acts that pioneered thecow-punk genre in the ’90s. After a decade of making music...


 02 May 2016  58m

The Hearts live at the Arden Theatre

The Hearts have been a staple of Edmonton's music scene for more than a decade. Jeff Stuart, with his captivating vocals and evocative songwriting, is the centerpiece of this alt-rock outfit. On this week's episode, we hear new songs from the band's...


 08 April 2016  58m

The Northwest Passage in session at Heritage Posters and Music

This week, we take you Heritage Posters and Music for a session by Calgary’s The Northwest Passage. The songs you’ll hear will appear on the band’s debut album, A_Wake set for release in summer 2016. The chamber pop band is lead by...


 31 March 2016  41m

Ben Rogers live from Festival Hall

This week on the TransCanada Music West podcast, we bring you the songs and southern drawl of outlaw country tunesmith, Ben Rogers. Recently, the Vancouver singer-songwriter performed a show at Calgary’s Block Heater festival in support of his...


 24 March 2016  57m