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Radio ECMA

East Coast Music Association

Tune-up that radio dial - its the Radio ECMA Podcast presented by TD! Hosted by Chris Batstone in St. John’s, NL the Radio ECMA podcast is produced by the East Coast Music Association and recorded by Imaging by Guido. Learn about the stories behind the songs and something new about the fantastic artists we have based on the East Coast of Canada. Chris Batstone is a 30-year veteran of radio with a passion for stories behind the music and voice over artist with an international clientele. Hailing from Grand Falls/Windsor, NL he has also been in ECMA nominated bands Drive, The Punters, and Kelly Russell & The Planks. Chris also operates Imaging By Guido (IBGrocks.com) which makes marketing materials for entertainment events.The East Coast Music Association develops, advances, and celebrates East Coast Canadian music, its artists, and its industry professionals throughout the region and around the world. We advocate for our members to ensure they can sustain music careers while based in Canada’s Atlantic region.Proudly sponsored by the SOCAN Foundation that strives to expand Canadian music creation and the value of music. Background music by Cassie Mann

Recent Episodes

STATE OF THE BLUES…WITH JON HINES & ECBS EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR CATHY PROTHRONovember 18, 2021 Episode artwork THE ECMA MENTAL WELLNESS INITIATIVE WITH ERRIN WILLIAMS FT. MUSIC BY ERIN COSTELO & MATT STEELE & THE CORVETTE SUNSETNovember 03, 2021 Episode artwork SPEAKING HER TRUTH - THE STORY OF RACHEL COUSINSOctober 21, 2021 Episode artwork APPLYING FOR SHOWCASES & AWARDS: THE INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE WITH NIGEL JENKINS, LISA GLEAVE, TREVOR MURPHY & ALEXANDRA GOLDENSeptember 22, 2021 Episode artwork APPLYING FOR SHOWCASES & AWARDS WITH MALLORY JOHNSON, ÉMILIE LANDRY, MIKE BIGGAR AND REENY SMITHSeptember 09, 2021 Episode artwork IN THE NAME OF LOVE - CELEBRATING HALIFAX PRIDE WITH BURRY AND GOOD DEAR GOODAugust 18, 2021 Episode artwork GLOBAL MUSIC MATCH: A ROUND TABLE DISCUSSION WITH CHRISTINA MARTIN, SAULPAUL AND KARATE KACTUSJuly 28, 2021 Episode artwork Brothers In Arms - The Story of Sonic DetourJuly 15, 2021 Episode artwork "The Heart of an Artist: The Story of Wolf Castle"June 17, 2021 Episode artwork THE DEBUT ALBUMS OF NEW WATERFORDApril 29, 2021 Episode artwork "Uncomplicated Classics" with Moira Bren and Sarah HagenMarch 18, 2021 Episode artwork That Name You Keep Hearing...the Story of Owen O'Sound LeeFebruary 18, 2021 Episode artwork Episode #9 - This Is Pop by Kelsey Mae Crawley and Nikkie GallantNovember 12, 2020 Episode artwork The Artist, The Industry, and The Discovery October 28, 2020 Episode artwork How to Showcase...The Story of Stephen Lewis & The Big Band of Fun October 14, 2020 Episode artwork Orange Shirt Day Special Part I featuring Alan Syliboy & Hubert Francis September 30, 2020 Episode artwork Orange Shirt Day Special Part III featuring SHiFT FROM THA 902September 30, 2020 Episode artwork Orange Shirt Day Special Part II featuring Deantha Edmunds September 30, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #3- The Kids Are Alright...The Story of the Swinging Belles September 16, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #2 - The New Artist Experience September 09, 2020 Episode artwork Episode #1- From Kingston to Here ... The Story of Jah'Mila August 13, 2020 Episode artwork