For anyone who may be interested, on Thursday, Jan. 13th 7-10 p.m., a host of Canadian artists, many of whom are well known in the U.S., relief
organizations and government agencies are coming together with a common vision and goal - to raise money for ongoing relief and re-building efforts
in Asia. It will be available on CBC Radio One via the internet as well.
Canadian artists from all walks of life, including musicians, comics, actors, hockey stars, authors and Olympians, are coming together for a live
national benefit broadcast event on CBC Television in support of ongoing relief and long-term rebuilding efforts in Asia.
Scheduled to appear on the show, at the time of writing, are Celine Dion, Rush, The Tragically Hip, Mike Myers, Anne Murray, Bryan Adams, Blue Rodeo,
Kids In The Hall, Oscar Peterson, Tom Cochrane, Wayne Gretzky, Sloan, Keshia Chante, Daniel Lanois, Barenaked Ladies, Sam Roberts, Cynthia Dale, Doc
Walker, Shaye, Lunch at Allens (Murray McLaughlan/Ian Thomas/Cindy Church/Marc Jordan), Erik McCormick, Bruce Cockburn, David Usher, Molly Johnson,
John Roberts, Eagle and Hawk, Andrea Martin, The Trews, MIR, Kevin Parent, Dr. David Suzuki, John McDermott and Alex Trebek.
Canadian Forces Radio and Television services will broadcast the concert live to our Canadian troops in Kabul, Golan Heights and the Sinai.
Please visit the link provided for the complete story.
You can view the promo at 126.96.36.199...
Promises to be an excellent show - if you're interested in but live outside of Canada you can tune in on the 'net. Go to www.cbc.ca/newscast.html,
click on Live Radio, Toronto and enjoy. You'll need windoz media player or realplayer to get real streaming audio. If you have CBC Newsworld
International via digital cable or satellilte you can watch it live too.
[edit on 11-1-2005 by Banshee]