by Brent Eades


The second of two episodes of the Vinyl Café recorded in Almonte in July will air this weekend on CBC’s Radio 1 and Radio 2.

The first episode, which aired last month, featured Ottawa band The PepTides performing musical treatments of stories from host Stuart McLean’s latest book, Revenge of the Vinyl Café.

This weekend’s episode is all about Almonte, and airs at these times:

  •   Saturday, October 19 at 9:05 AM across Canada (Radio Two)
  •   Sunday, October 20 at 12:05 PM across Canada (Radio One)
  •   Tuesday, October 22 at 11:05 PM across Canada (Radio One)

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If you happen to miss one, you can also download copies after the air dates, from

Both episodes were highly enjoyable. Don’t miss them!