Friday, October 16th sees the release of Away Is Mine, a new double album from Gord Downie of The Tragically Hip, containing Gord’s final recordings in acoustic and electric formats.
To celebrate this new release, The Tragically Hip Radio will air Away Is Mine Track By Track as part of the channel’s weekend takeover of SiriusXM’s The Verge. Recorded live at Toronto’s famed El Mocambo, Away Is Mine Track By Track will feature music journalist Ben Rayner in conversation with musician/producer Josh Finlayson and Gord’s brother Patrick Downie discussing the new album. The special will premiere Friday, October 16th at 9 pm ET and will be rebroadcast over the weekend.
Hear Away Is Mine Track by Track:
Friday, October 16th at 9 pm ET
Saturday, October 17th at 6 am and 6 pm ET
Sunday, October 18th at 8 am, 3 pm, and 8 pm
Along with Away Is Mine Track By Track, listeners to The Tragically Hip Radio will also get a chance to experience a variety of special programming including:
- Front of the Bus, an ongoing series hosted by The Tragically Hip guitarist Rob Baker
- John-Angus MacDonald from the Trews plays his favourite songs from the Hip on Their Favourites
- City and Colour’s Dallas Green plays his favourite songs from The Tragically Hip
- A previously unreleased live show by The Tragically Hip recorded June 8th, 1996 while the band was on tour in support of their fifth studio album Trouble at the Henhouse.
- and more!