Episodes

Keeping the Black Voice on Canadian Radio with Aubrey Clarke, Nova Nicole, Ian Andre Espinet and Alicia West

Sept. 5, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we're joined by Aubrey Clarke, Nova Nicole, Ian Andre Espinet and Alicia West to talk about Keeping the Black Voice on Canadian Radio.

102.1 the Edge host Kevin Getz on protesting radio's disposability

Aug. 28, 2020

Kevin Getz's new album, On Air, is essentially a protest album of radio's disposability. While radio's roots are in the moment, the 102.1 the Edge (CFNY-FM) Toronto swing host believes there is a lot of great material fallin…

Sean Ross & Jeff Vidler talk pandemic tuning, Apple Music & more

Aug. 21, 2020

Jeff Vidler of Signal Hill Insights and music and radio blogger Sean Ross of Ross on Radio discuss pandemic radio tuning on both sides of the border, explore the question 'are middays the new mornings?', and talk about Apple…

'The Radio Nerd' Kat Carter

Aug. 14, 2020

Broadcast Dialogue talks to former broadcaster Kat Carter who is now behind retail site and online community, TheRadioNerd.com, about sharing her passion for the medium and advice for broadcasters on how to avoid burning out.

The Pigeon's Tegwyn Hughes and Bayleigh Marelj

Aug. 8, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk to the editorial team behind The Pigeon - a new longform journalism site launched by a group of student journalists and recent grads - as they create their own opp…

Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) President Brent Jolly

July 31, 2020

Brent Jolly joins Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast to talk about inheriting the presidency of the Canadian Association of Journalists (CAJ) in a turbulent time for media, compounded by pandemic-related layoffs, and as journa…

Laith Marouf of the Community Media Advocacy Centre

July 25, 2020

Laith Marouf of the Community Media Advocacy Centre (CMAC) talks about his ongoing fight for more diversity in Canadian media and why real change needs to start with the CRTC and more transparency at the public broadcaster.

Dielectric's Steve Moreen on unique broadcast antenna environments

July 16, 2020

On this special, sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, David Rusch of Audio Broadcast Canada talks about the challenges of unique broadcast antenna environments with Steve Moreen of Dielectric.

RedCup Country with Coop

July 10, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Coop of syndicated weekend radio show RedCup Country, talks hosting Country Music's biggest, weekly on-air party.

Shawn Parr - Radio's "Ambassador of Country Music"

June 30, 2020

Shawn Parr talks launching his radio show, Across the Country, during the pandemic and reinventing the role of national host in a time of crisis.

Inovonics talks remote radio station monitoring

June 25, 2020

On this sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Inovonics Broadcast President & CEO Ben Barber discusses site streamers and more.

David Marsden on the Spirit of Radio and Staying Curious

June 20, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, the 'Mars Bar' himself, legendary CFNY programmer David Marsden, talks Rush, radio, records and staying curious.

Tieline's Charlie Gawley on Home Studio Functionality

June 12, 2020

In this special, sponsored episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Tieline's Charlie Gawley, VP of International Sales, joins David Rusch of Audio Broadcast Canada, to talk about home studio functionality as work from h…

105.9 The Region's Tina Cortese on independent radio's voice amid COVID-19

May 30, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk with 105.9 The Region station manager and broadcast veteran Tina Cortese about the role of independent, local radio, the importance of diverse media voices, and wh…

TV critic Bill Brioux on isolation viewing and the content challenges ahead

May 22, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we invited legendary Canadian TV critic Bill Brioux to talk isolation viewing and why the current situation might be both a wakeup call and an opportunity for Canadian net…

Rebel 101.7 Ottawa's Tim Wieczorek on rock, radio & risk-taking

May 16, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, we talk to Tim Wieczorek, operations director at Ottawa's Rebel 101.7 (CIDG-FM), about rock, radio, risk-taking, and weathering uncertainty as an independent.

Bob Orban on 50 years of audio processing ingenuity

May 9, 2020

On this special, sponsored edition of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, David Rusch of Audio Broadcast Canada talks to Bob Orban, founder and director of engineering at audio processing provider Orban, which is celebrating i…

'In Conversation' with Ron MacLean

May 2, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Ron MacLean talks about the new digital series, In Conversation with Ron MacLean, he's hosting on Sportsnet's social and digital channels, reliving some unforgettable game…

Eric Blais on building strategies adaptable to change for an uncertain future

April 25, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Eric Blais, the Director of Client Success at audience measurement startup StatsRadio - who holds a Masters of Design in Strategic Foresight and Innovation, talks about ho…

SAIT's Lisa MacDonald and student Hannah Lepine on the new virtual reality

April 18, 2020

Lisa MacDonald of SAIT's Radio, Television and Broadcast News program and her student Hannah Lepine talk about taking the program virtual as the Class of 2020 faces an uncertain future.

The Shift with Drex on late night radio's place in a time of crises

April 6, 2020

Drex and producer Bob Addison, talk about leading the late night talk revival in Canada, overnight radio's place in a time of crises, and the highs of lows of working from home.

Broadcasters talk adapting to the age of social distancing

March 21, 2020

Broadcasters talk adapting to the fast-paced developments of COVID-19 and social distancing.

Jean-Marie Heimrath, CEO of The Podcast Exchange (TPX)

March 13, 2020

On this episode of Broadcast Dialogue - The Podcast, Jean-Marie Heimrath, president & CEO of The Podcast Exchange (TPX), the Toronto-headquartered podcast monetization company.

Streaming Audio with Greg Ogonowski, President of Modulation Index (Optimod-PCn 1600)

March 4, 2020

David and Jane Rusch of Audio Broadcast Canada are joined by Greg Ogonowski, president of Modulation Index and co-developer of OPtimod PCN 1600 streaming audio processing software.