Roots Music - "Refers to several styles or trends in music including: Folk, Country, Bluegrass, Americana, Rockabilly, Western Swing, and Traditional".  Join host, Greg Auld, on Thursday mornings to start your week off with a variety of roots music, new and old.

Program Genre: 
CRTC Category: 
Cat 2
  • Monday 7-9am
  • Thursday 9-11am
  • Let's fill yer boots with some roots! It's Thursday March 28, 2024, the sun is out and these are the roots....

  • Winter's still kickin' in the valley and The Roots is here to (hopefully) chase away any blahs and put some joy into

  • Grossest Feb 1 ever! Battle the rainy grey blahs with some roots music here on the Roots!

  • Happy New Year all! Welcome to the first episode of 2024 with an emphasis on the singer/songwriter.

  • It's The Roots Christmas special, 2023! Merry Christmas everyone from my family to yours.

  • Dec 7, 2023 and these are the roots....

  • It's Thursday, Nov 9, 2023. It's raining and these are the roots...

  • Fall is here! Welcome to the last show of no snow in 2023.

  • After an incredibly busy summer, I have returned with a spooky Hallowe'en special just for you!

  • It's May 25, 2023 and welcome to The Roots tribute to Gordon Lightfoot, possible Canada's greatest musician.

  • Back for a pre-summer episode of the Roots! Welcome to April 27, 2023. These are the roots...

  • Spring is in the air! Snow is melting, birds are chirping, and the crows are nesting!

  • It's March 2, 2023 and I hope you enjoy the show! These are the roots!

  • It's "winter" in the valley and I'm looking forward to sharing some old and new music with y'all this morning.

  • Last show of 2022! Settle in and enjoy, these are the roots...

  • It's The Roots Christmas special! Time to ramp up the festive! Merry Christrmas and happy holidays everybody!

  • It's Dec 8, 2022. The ski hill is open, the cross country conditions are beautiful, the hearths are blazing!

  • Hello friends! Today, I'm shining a light on the Alberta of the south, Texas!

  • Happy Hallowe'en! It's time for a spooky collection of music to inspire you for the big night.

  • Fall is in the air! I'm back after a wonderful summer for just a little show before my return to work.

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