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Ep 38 | Elvin Bishop Podcast

Jan 5, 2019

Elvin Bishop was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2015 for his work with the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Just one year later, he was also added to the ranks of the Blues Hall of Fame in his own right. This year, Elvin was nominated for a Grammy for his latest album, Something Smells Funky Round Here.

On this episode, Terry talks to Elvin about his amazing 50-year-plus career. Elvin talks about his family’s reaction to his decision to pursue music as a career, his induction into the Rock n’ Roll Hall of Fame with the Butterfield Blues Band, protest music in 2019, and his mentors Otis Rush and Little Smokey Smothers.

Ep 37 | Green Book co-writer Nick Vallelonga Podcast

Dec 29, 2018


Terry talks to writer and producer Nick Vallelonga about his Golden Globe-nominated film Green Book. Set in 1962, the film tells the story of Vallelonga’s father Tony Lip (Viggo Mortensen) a bouncer from the Bronx who is hired to drive and protect pianist Dr. Don Shirley (Mashershala Ali) on a concert tour from New York to the Deep South. The pair use “The Green Book” to guide them to establishments safe for African-Americans.

December 29th, 2018 – The Wine Diva Brings The Lists

The Wine Diva Brings The Lists

VanWineFest & Randy Ullom: Kendall Jackson (Sonoma)

  

THE SHOW

  

Daenna van Mulligen is The Wine Diva.

Daenna tastes over 2000 wines throughout the year and reviews many of them for her website and various publications.

All of the wines we’ll talk  about on this episode can be found  tasted and rated at www.winediva.ca and www.winescores.ca   There are many more to be found there.

(For your convenience we’ve added the wines we talked about below, as well)

Daenna loves her lists.  As long as I’ve know her she’s been making sensational wine lists.

Daenna Van MulligenFor this week’s show she’s ready to talk about

  • Top 100 (under $20)
  • Top 50   (Over $20)
  • Bubbles

 

Top 100 ($20 and under)

  •  Mt. Boucherie Estate Winery Gewurztraminer, British Columbia
  • Harper’s Trail ‘Thadd Springs Vineyard’ Rose, British Columbia
  • Santa Carolina ‘Carolina’ Reserva Pinot Noir, Calsablanca Valley, Chile
  • Township 7 Vineyards & Winery Muscat ‘Rock Pocket Vineyard’, Okanagan Valley BC
  • Masi Passo Doble, Tupungato Argentina

 

Top 50 (Over $20 & 91 pts)

  •  Rust Wine Co. Syrah, Okanagan Valley, BC
  • Vanessa Vineyard Meritage, Similkameen Valley BC
  • Freemark Abbey Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, California
  • Tantalus Vineyards Old Vines Riesling, Okanagan Valley BC
  • Bartier Bros. Cabernet Franc, Okanagan Valley BC

 

Bubbles (From The Queen of The Bubbles)

  • Blue Mountain Vineyard and Cellars Blanc de Blancs, Okanagan Valley $40
  • Meyer Family Vineyards Method Traditionnelle Extra Brut, Okanagan Valley $40
  • Fitzpatrick Family Vineyards ‘Fitz’ Brut, Okanagan Valley BC  $33
  • Chandon Rose Brut, California  $32.99
  • Vaporetto Brut Prosecco DOC, Veneto Italy  $18.99
  • Bride Valley Vineyard Brut Reserve, Dorset, UK  $47.00

 

www.winediva.ca

www.winescores.ca

  

Harry Hertscheg  – (Executive Director  41st Vancouver International Wine Festival)

Harry Hertscheg

Vancouver International Wine Festival has been described as “the largest wine festival in the Americas” with 25,000+ admissions. It is Canada’s premier wine show and widely considered to be one of the best wine events in the world. At age 41, it is also among the oldest.

Its slogan is “The Wine World is Here”. For the past six years, VIWF has been voted the #1 Food, Wine & Hospitality Event in Canada by New York’s BizBash.

41st annual (founded 1979)

8 days, Feb 23-Mar 3 (Bacchanalia Gala, Feb 23)

25,000+ admissions

 

16 countries

160 wineries; including 53 from featured region California

54 events (20 are California events)

 

1,500 wines projected, including an estimated:

42,000 bottles poured and/or purchased.

 

vanwinefest The Goods

Harry Hertscheg is the perfect guy to guest here as he loves his VanWineFest numbers  plus he’s been on TRR many times and we seem to have developed a “shorthand” in getting through all the information the festival contains.

Most importantly, California is the featured wine region this year.  After all the fires, droughts then  floods they could use all the love we have to offer.

They were the first ever featured region via Robert Mondavi Wines and Vancouver is the closest international market to California.

Remember, one of the ways we can help them recover from the disasters is to buy their wines and send our support.  California is the single most popular wine region in BC.  Now is when they need us most.

But first, you have to have a ticket to get in.  Harry has some ideas for you.  How to get in and how to work the room.

https://vanwinefest.ca

  

 Kendall-Jackson/Winemaker Randy Ullom

 

Randy Ullom Kendall-Jackson

“I look at all of the vineyards we own, and all of the individual lots of wines that we make, and the thousands of barrels we have sitting in our cellar and sometimes I think, you gotta be kidding me! After I’ve sufficiently recovered from my daily panic attack, I take off my coat, dig in my heels and take it one barrel at a time. It’s a rewarding job that I love.”

 Randy Ullom

 Hired by Jess Jackson in 1992 as Winemaker for some of their smaller and international vineyards, Randy was handed his most prestigious assignment in 1997 – Winemaster for Kendall-Jackson Winery.

A native of Ann Arbor, Michigan, Randy became interested in wine during a three-year stay in Chile, while on sabbatical from college in the early 1970s. His stay inspired a cross-country trek through Chile’s vast wine-growing regions. On his return to the United States, he entered Ohio State University to study crop production with a specialty in Viticulture and Enology and received his degree in 1975.

After six years as a vineyard manager and Winemaker in Ohio and upstate New York, Randy moved to California to become associate Winemaker at De Loach Vineyards in Sonoma County. He was promoted to Winemaker and Vice President in 1991. The wines produced during his tenure were consistent gold medal winners at wine competitions.

Dude looks like a Sherriff from Dodge City..Oversees the growing and creating of 5 Million cases of wine from 35 labels. (check their website below)

His job includes  working with wines grown in Sonoma, Chile, Bordeaux, Australia and Italy.

This is a fun interview..with lots of information on their wines.  We love these wines..and why not?  They take such great care in their craft!!

See for yourself as Randy will be heading for this years VanWineFest

 www.kj.com

  

STORIES WE’RE WORKING ON

 

New Wineries to keep an eye on

Kutatas – Salt Spring Island

Best of BC’s Field Blends

 

 

 

 

 

Mulligan Stew Dec 29th 2018- New Years Special!


Because New Year’s Eve falls  next  Monday night (that is SO un-New year’s
Like)
We’ve decided to make this Saturday – OUR New Years Eve.
The last Saturday in 2018?  People be partying!!
Makes picking the tunes really easy…
Bring two hours of music that creates
Joy
Love
Memories
Romance
A giggle or two
LIVE tracks are going to carry the night…

Blue Rodeo
The Band
Joe Cocker
Tedeschi Trucks
Eric Clapton, Van The Man and Neil Young – ALL from The Last Waltz
Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton
Michael McDonald and Donald Fagan
Doobie Brothers.


Also on the night –
Brian Wilson
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
Spirit of Canada – for John Mann
Boz Scaggs
Fats Domino
Jim Cuddy
Barney Bentall
David Go Go
Willie Nelson and Susan Tedeschi

Have yourself a fine weekend and New Year’s Eve…
Take some time for music and family and friends.
Including your pets!

-TDM

PLAYLIST:

Mulligan Stew Dec 29 2018
Welcome to the last Stew of 2018 TD Mulligan
Head over heels (live) Blue Rodeo Live at Massey Hall
Tomcat Prowl David GoGo 17 Vultures
Cold Cold Wind Jim Cuddy Constelation
www.deanehouse.com Next – Live tracks from The Band.Cocker.Tedeschi Trucks
The Weight (live) The Band
This is Mulligan Stew with Terry David Mulligan www.mulliganstew.ca
Home for a rest (live) Spirit of the West singke
With a little hep from my friends (live) Joe Cocker Live
I pity the Fool (live) Tedeschi Trucks Band Let me get by (Deluxe)
This is The Stew with tdmulligan Next – Live tracks from Clapton.Van The Man. Neil Young (Last Waltz)
Kansas City Willie Nelson and Susan Tedeschi Milk Cow Blues
www.mulliganstew.ca The Last Waltz – NEXT
Further on up the road (live) Eric Clapton & The Band The Last Waltz
Helpless (live) Neil Young and The Band The Last Waltz
Caravan (live) Van Morrison & The Band The Last Waltz
www.coyotesbanff.com Coming UP – Brian Wilson. Boz.Fats.Doobies
Do it again Brian Wilson I wasn’t meant for these times
Radiator 110 Boz Scaggs Out of the blues
Blueberry Hill Fats Domino Best of
www.mulliganstew.ca Coming UP – Tom Petty. Wynton Marsalis and Clapton
Forty Four Wynton Marsalis/Eric Clapton Play the Blues
Minute by Minute (live) Michael McDonald, Donald Fagan NY Rock and Soul Revue Live at beacon
Black Water (live) The Doobie Bros Live at Wolf Trap
TD Mulligan Mulligan Stew Podcast Spotify.Google Play. Apple Podcasts
Breakdown Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers Anthology
Love and mercy Brian Wilson I just wasn’t made for these times

Mulligan Stew Dec 22nd- Christmas in The Round!

It all started as a Christmas Tradition many years ago at the CBC.
Christmas songs and stories exchanged in a studio with artists who knew and
respected each other.


were in that studio years ago and over the years
we’ve always talked about keeping that tradition alive.
(As always in memory of our producer Susan Englebert, who lost her battle
with Cancer)

When Barney Bentall started doing Christmas Food Bank Tours with his Cariboo
Express the possibility of gathering once again became a reality.
On the next Stew, a repeat of Christmas in the Round – Year One.  Recorded
exactly 3 years ago in the boardroom at Roundhouse Radio in Vancouver.

The Rounders are:

Shari Ulrich – iconic singer, songwriter, and musician.
Roy Forbes – Host of Roy’s Record Room and much-admired artist.
Barney Bentall – He’s everywhere and always making great music. Bringing
joy!
Shaun Verreault – formerly Wide Mouth Mason. String Slinger. Sings like a
bird
Jim Byrnes – St Louis born…West Coast raised. Carries the blues with him.
Good Actor.
Craig Northey – co-founder of The Odds. Touring with Steven Page. Gun for
hire. Solid Songwriter.  Wicked funny.
Everyone brings a favorite Christmas song and personal story to exchange.
Fun was had by all…  Hope you like.
Susan would have loved it.

Merry Christmas all!
-TDM

PLAYLIST:

The Christmas Stew TWO Dec 22 2018
Merry Christmas from The Christmas Stew Part Two www.mulliganstew.ca www.ckua.com
Fairytale of New York The Pogues if i should fall from Grace with God
maybe this christmas ron sexsmith a Winter’s Night (Nettwerk)
Christmas must be tonight Amy Helm – The Wood Brothers Spotify Singles
Merry Christmas baby Steve Pineo steve pineo christmas album
www.deanehouse.com Special guests – Christmas in the Round. Barney Bentall etc
Santa, bring my baby back to me Jeff Healey songs from the road (live)
On a ChristmaS day Long John Baldry Stoney Plain Christmas Blues
Please come home for Christmas Aaron Neville Soul Christmas
Ho Ho Ho Whitehorse Winter Classic
Coming UP – barney. Shari. Roy.Shawn.Craig.Jim Christmas in the Round Hour Two
Great day in December Joan Osborne Christmas means Love
Lonesome Christmas Eric Clapton Happy Christmas
Christmas ain’t ChristmaS (without the one you love) Aretha Franklin This Christmas
Winter Wonderland Harry Connick Jr Acoustic Christmas
Coming UP – barney. Shari. Roy.Shawn.Craig.Jim Christmas in the Round
Rudy Be Good Tanyas A winters Night
Christmas Card – from Minneapolis Tom Waits Blue Valentine
The Christmas Stew TWO NEXT – A Tradition continues – Christmas in the Round
Christmas in the Round Recorded at Roundhouse Radio
Jim Byrnes Christmas in the Round
Craig Northey – Odds Christmas in the Round
winter wonderland booker T and the mg’s best of
Shari Ulrich Christmas in the Round
Barney Bentall Christmas in the Round
This is Christmas in the Round on The Chistmas Stew
Shaun Verreault Christmas in the Round
Roy Forbes Christmas in the Round
christmas time is here Jerry Douglas same
Shari Ulrich Christmas in the Round
Santa Claus is back in town Shari. Riy. Shaun. Craig. Barney. Jim Christmas in the Round

 

Ep 36 | Serena Ryder Podcast

Dec 16, 2018


This week, its Terry’s first special of the Christmas season with Serena Ryder. The Canadian hit-maker previews her new album Christmas Kisses, produced by the legendary Bob Ezrin.
“When I was a young girl, I would spend hours upon hours locked away in my room listening and singing to Ella Fitzgerald, Sarah Vaughan, Nina Simon and Chet Baker” shares Ryder. “It’s been a dream of mine to be able to sing an entire album in this style – and also a dream to be able to embrace the spirit of Christmas in a genuinely joyful way.”
The podcast includes four tracks from the new record, including “Christmas Song” “Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas” “White Christmas” and “Blue Christmas”.

Mulligan Stew December 15th- Serena Ryder

The great thing about Serena Ryder’s  Christmas Kisses album is that –
she’s done all her homework.
Serena grew up in a family that embraced Christmas and their soundtrack
included Ella, Sarah Vaughn, Nina Simone, and Chet Baker.

Classic singers..all from the jazz world.
So Christmas Kisses worked on two levels for Serena.
One – it allowed her to do her first season album with classic Christmas
songs she’s loved since she was born.
Two – she finally gets to do something she’s long wanted to do –  a jazz-influenced
album.  I sure hope it’s not the last.  She gets IT.
And the last track on the album…Christmas Song was recorded on her iPhone
for her producer, the legend Bob Ezrin as a demo.
Bob liked it so much he put it on the album – as is!!
Merry Christmas

Enjoy!
-TDM

PLAYLIST:

The Christmas Stew Dec 15 2018
This is The Christmas Stew with Terry David Mulligan www.mulliganstew.ca
baby, its cold outside she and him she and him Christmas
Peace in the World The Subdudes Christmas Gumbo
Christmas Song (live) Dave Mathews Band (chicago) a very merry christmas
www.deanehouse.com Todays Guest – Serena Ryder Christmas Kisses
home for the holidays eric clapton happy christmas
white christmas serena ryder christmas kisses
every day will be like a Holiday William Bell Christmas soul
all i want for christmas is you carla thomas christmas soul
Tonight Serena Ryder – Christmas Kisses Mulligan Stew
Merry Christmas Baby (live) Bruce Springsteen and the E street band a very special christmas
merry christmas (I dont want to fight) Little Steven and the disciples of soul Soul Fire live
By christmas eve (live) John legend a legendary christmas
christmas must be tonight The Band Islands
Christmas in prison (live) John Prine Christmas
www.coyotesbanff.com Coming UP – Serena Ryder Interview mulligan stew
angels from the realms of glory annie lennox Cornucopia
song for a Winter’s night sarah mclachlan a winters night
The Christmas Stew NEXT – Serena Ryder
Christmas Kisses Serena Ryder Interview
jingle bell rock Serena Ryder Christmas Kisses
Christmas Kisses Serena Ryder Interview
Christmas Kisses serena ryder Christmas Kisses
Serena Interview
white christmas serena ryder Christmas Kisses
Serena Interview
blue christmas serena ryder Christmas Kisses
Serena Interview
Have yourself a merry little christmas serena ryder Christmas Kisses
Christmas Song (live) serena ryder Christmas Kisses
The Christmas Stew with Terry David Mulligan
God rest ye merry Gentlemen T Bone Burnett Acoustic Christmas
Coldest night of the Year hawksley Workman full moon eleven
Long road home Sheryl Crowe Home for Christmas
Christmas ( baby Please) Darlene Love Baby please come home
christmas all over again Traveling Wilburys A very special Christmas
All the gifts I need JD McFerson socks
Mulligan Stew
Baby its cold outside Glee soundtrack from Glee

December 15th, 2018 – Road 13 & Gotham /Dan Wright @Unsworth/Rhys Pender

Road 13 & Gotham create a wine/Dan Wright @Unsworth/Rhys Pender Wines of the
Year

Also,  everyone answers three questions

-Wine of the Year

-Trends of 2018

-Wine Gifts

Play

THE SHOW

 

Joseph Luckhurst – GM Road 13 (Golden Mile)

Joseph Luckhurst Road 13

Much to talk about with Joseph.

Blending  in-house wine for Gotham/Hy’s.  Answering our three questions,
walking us through their new releases

Jackpot Syrah –  Bronze Nat Wine Awards  2016  $43.48

Blind Creek Viognier – Gold Nat Wine Awards  2017  $18.49

Seventy-Four K –  2017  $25.99 ($2 off in December at BC Liquor Stores)

And last but not least – The surprising sale of Road 13 to Anthony von Mandl
Family of Wines.

Sam Jonnery – Wine Director, Gotham Steakhouse

Steve Schmeitenknop – Beverage Director, Hy’s of Canada (was there opening
night)

Megan Buckley – COO, Hy’s of Canada & Gotham’s opening GM

Steve. Megan.TDM

Earlier this year, the  team from Hy’s and Gotham visited with Road 13
Vineyards, the 2018 Canadian Winery of the Year, to craft a proprietary red
wine exclusively for Hy’s of Canada’s three British Columbia restaurants.

Working carefully with Road 13, they created a  gorgeous blend that
perfectly compliments Hy’s and Gotham’s  menus.

The wine:
named 18-six-18,  was added to their  wine lists in early December. It’s a
great blend from Road 13’s Blind Creek Vineyard in The Similkameen. 34%
Merlot. 46% Cabernet Sauvignon. 5% Petit Verdot. 15% Malbec

18-six-18

Notes of Cassis, Black fruit.  In the mouth, a sense of black pepper, sage,
dark chocolate, anise and more.

Only available at the three BC restaurants.

In addition, Gotham will be celebrating its 20th anniversary in early 2019
and we get some stories on those years.

Gotham

Gotham is famous  for being the home away from home for visiting hockey
teams, film and music stars.

Megan brings perspective on the 20 years of Gotham and how much the
restaurant business has changed in Vancouver in those 20 years.

Sam and Steve talk about creating their blend and then answer today’s three
questions.  Wines of the Year. Trends.  Wine Gifts.

www.road13.com

www.hyssteakhouse.com

Dan Wright –  Winemaker at Unsworth Vineyards  (Cowichan Valley)

Dan Wright (Unsworth)

I’ve done a number of Unsworth features. With Chris and Tim Turyk. However,
I had never interviewed Winemaker Dan Wright.

First time we met I told him the next interview was his. Along comes new
releases from Unsworth and the perfect opportunity to get together.

Dan talks about new releases, the 2015 Cuvee De L’ile (traditional method
sparkling)  and a new dessert wine called Mistelle. (Mistelle is made from
100% estate Pinot Gris fortified with a spirit made from the Pinot Gris
Lees)

and 2016 Symphony (red blend – Cabernet Libre & Petit Milo)

Dan also describes CharmeCharme Rose  – Pinot Noir And the very popular
Rose

Lots to like here!

Dan also answers today’s three questions..

Wines of the Year, Trends. Wine Gifts

www.unsworthvineyards.com

Rhys Pender – Master of Wine/Partner at Little Farms Winery/ Wine Plus WSET
Educator

Rhys Pender – Little Farm & Wine Plus (Lionel Trudel)

Rhys is the first of three wine ambassadors/teachers who I’m pleased to call
a friend.

(Next Week, Kurtis Kolt from The Georgia Straight and DJ Kearney Global Wine
Expert and New District consultant will be featured in a special on Wines of
the Year, Trends of 2018 and Wine Gifts.

We’ll publish all three lists before we’re done.)

As a Master of Wine, Rhys had tasted thousands of wines, so to ask him to
narrow his recommendations down to a handful is a tough call. It took him a
day or so to really think about his choices but here they are and Rhys
explains why.

He took on the Trends and Wine Gifts questions as well.

  • Le Vieux Pin Cuvée Violette Syrah ($27)
  • Pewsey Vale Contours Riesling 2012 ($43 Private stores)
  • Louis Jadot Meursault ($94)
  • Joie Farm Gamay ($24)
  • Fitz Blanc de Blancs ($42.50)

Trends – Natural becoming mainstream but worrying trends of sugaring up
wines.
And as gifts – Fitz Blanc de Blanc ($42.50). In fact any Blanc de Blancs
bubbly. Or Chablis or Beaujolais because that’s what I want!

Play

STORIES WE’RE WORKING ON

 

Three Questions for DJ Kearney – Global Wine Ambassador and Kurtis Kolt Wine
Column Georgia Straight and Wine Ambassador.

Wine of the Year. Trends for 2018.Wine Gifts.

And a quick conversation with Madeline Puckette – Wine Folly

A visit to Kutatas on Salt Spring Island

With Mira and Dan.

Best interviews of the Year

Ep 35 | Andy Shauf on Foxwarren Podcast

Dec 9, 2018

 
Terry talks to Andy Shauf about his band Foxwarren’s new self-titled album, a record that was more than a decade in the making. Andy shares insights into four songs from the record, including “Your Small Town”, “To Be”, “I’ll Be Alright”, and “Fall Into A Dream.” Plus, Andy provides a few details on his forthcoming solo record due out in late 2019.

Mulligan Stew Dec 8th 2018-23 tracks in 2 hours!


Mulligan Stew. 23 tracks in 2 hours.

Starts with Back Door Santa/BB King
Dylan
Rev Al Green
And Aretha.
New Punch Bros/Mark Knopfler/Los Lobos/Serena Ryder/the Beatles.
LIVE tracks from
Bowie.  (Under Pressure)
Bob Dylan
Susan Tedeschi (Angel from Montgomery)
Sarah McLachlan/Emmylou Harris – (Angel)
Spirit of Canada for John Mann (Home for a Rest)
Drive all night. Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. Live series
Throw in some Hooker, Jackson Browne, U2 remixed, Feist.
We’ll tell you about our upcoming Christmas specials.
Next week the Guest is Serena Ryder and her new album Christmas Kisses
 
In two weeks it’s Christmas in the Round.  Trading Christmas stories and songs are 
Barney Bentall
Jim Byrnes 
Shari Ulrich 
Roy Forbes
Shawn Verrault
Craig Northey 

PLAYLIST:

Mulligan Stew December 08 2018
Mulligan Stew on CKUA – Year 23 www.mulliganstew.ca
back door santa bb king xmas celebration of hope
lonesome blues (live) Bob Dylan Bootleg Series Vol 8
take me to the river al green explores your mind
a change is going to come aretha i never loved a man
www.deanehouse.com Coming UP – Serena and Santa Claus
santa Clause is coming to town serena ryder christmas kisses
dear prudence the beatles white LP – The beatles
www.mulliganstew.ca TD Mulligan
angel from montgomery (live) susan tedeschi live from austin
angel (live) sarah mclachlan & EmmyLou Harris Lillith Fair 97-99
whats going on marvin gaye this is marvin gaye
This is Mulligan Stew – CKUA Radio NEXT WEEK – Serena Ryder and all christmas tunes www.mulliganstew.ca
who’s feeling younger now the punch brothers who’s feeling younger now
Mulligan Stew Podcast Spotify. Google Play Music. Apple Podcasts
home for a rest (live) spirit of Canada for John Mann single
just a boy away from home mark knopfler down the road wherever
www.coyotesbanff.com Coming UP – Bruce Springsteen Live at MSG
Drive all night (live) Bruce Springsteen and the E Street band Live Series – songs from the road
baby baby baby aretha I never loved a man
never go back again fleetwood mac rumours
This is Mulligan Stew – CKUA Radio with tdmulligan at tdmulligan
boulevard jackson brwone hold out
the fear los lobos Los lobos vs the shins
big legs tight skirts john lee hooker soul cellar
let’s get it on marvin gaye this is marvin gaye
how come you never go there feist metals
I still havent found what im looking for (remix) U2 Joshua Tree Steve Lillywhite Mix 87
into the mystic van morrison moondance (deluxe)