Unofficial RPM listening party on WAM (Day one)

Elling Lien and Damian Lethbridge choose a few cuts from the almost 100 new albums produced by Newfoundland and Labrador artists as part of the 2011 RPM Challenge. An unofficial RPM Challenge listening party on CBC Radio One’s Weekend Arts Magazine.

Featuring music by The Drows, The Modern Archetypes, Wish & Flo, AM/FM Dreams, The Finkle Warner Graham Sing Wells Emke Cuff Project, Searcher, Other People, Nicolas Trnka and St. John’s Ukulele Orchestra.

RPM Challenge listening party on WAM (Day One) by thescopeNL

Want to hear more? Tune in to our NL RPM Challenge stream at or come to the listening parties on April 2 at CBTG’s and The Levee.


Music Friday, July 20

8-Track Favourites, The Dock A2Z, 10pm, Martini Bar Blackie O’Leary (trad) 5pm-9pm, no cover, Kelly’s Pub Bump, Trapper John’s Chris Hennessey (trad) 5:15pm-8:15pm, O’Reilly’s Chris Kirby & The Marquee, Fat Cat Chris Picco, 10pm, Turner’s Tavern Dave Panting (Greek bouzouki) 7pm, Athenian Restaurant DJ Big Tom, Lottie’s DJ Fabian, 11pm, no cover b4 1am, Zone […]

18 July 2007

  1. peter · July 18, 2007

    any word on the new counter destroyer album?

  2. antlea · July 18, 2007

    @thescopenl Whattaya mean UNofficial????

  3. Elling Lien · July 18, 2007

    It has been received and it is awesome! You have sax on there!

  4. Elling Lien · July 18, 2007

    Haha.. Since we can’t listen to a cut from each album that makes it unofficial. :) Equality!

  5. pat · July 18, 2007

    NICOLAS TRNKA! Awesome sauce!

  6. Jenina · July 18, 2007

    Yes – Nicolas Trnka rocks!! (signed, his completely impartial mom – brag brag) Congrats to everyone who completed the challenge. Great stuff here!

  7. Jenina · July 18, 2007

    ps: re the age question this morning, he was 11 last month :)

  8. Shawn · July 18, 2007

    Way to Go Niki Trnka!!
    Loving the tunes, keep it up!
    ; )

  9. Clash Contrast · July 18, 2007

    Clash Contrast 2011


    Love both of the first WAM / CBC programs. An appreciated listen!
    Kudos to all artists who participated in 2011, from Newfoundland and Labrador!

    Contact Clash at Key Contrast chmr 93.5 fm / mun
    for live interview opportunities, and album single spins in March, April, May or June…2011.
    Send me your demos to air on 93.5 fm!
    Key Contrast ft Clash 5-7 pm Tuesdays

  10. Elling Lien · July 18, 2007

    An awesome weird album you’ve got there, Clash.