This week, Trevor and first-time show host Michaella Francom were joined by Derek Künsken, programming head for Can-Con 2013, a conference in speculative arts and fiction. Fantasy and sci-fi buffs take heed: the conference kicks off tonight and wraps up on Sunday, October 6 at the Minto Suite Hotel downtown.
A local video game developer is Kickstarting a sequel to River City Ransom, a classic Nintendo action game. Conatus Creative has already raised more than $150,000, on their way to a total goal of $180,000. This week, Chris sat down with developers Daniel Crenna and Mark De Verno to get the story.
Bill Murray Masterpieces launched last month at the Oz Kafe on the venerated actor’s birthday. It runs until October 13. Trevor met two of the artists, Parisa Ghaffari and Mara Shields, as well as show curator Devin Atherton, down at Oz earlier this week.
Here’s what we played on the show this week:
Beverley Terrace - Sloan
2020 - Suuns
That Feeling - Diana
Blood Meridian - The Yips
The City With No Rivers - Basia Bulat
Bathtubs - Royal Canoe
Direct download: Oct2-2013.mp3
-- posted at: 10:29pm EDT