Guelph-based singer-songwriter Rob Mitchell joined us in the studio at CFRU 93.3fm for Folk Roots Radio Overtime on August 1. Rob is releasing his latest album “Things Could Be Worse”, a reflection on the endless days and nights spent within hospital hallways dealing with his son’s recent diagnosis of Type 1 Diabetes and reflecting on the loss of his Mother to cancer 10 years ago at Silence in Guelph on August 8 at 8:00 p.m. Cover: $10 (PWYC) Music: Rob Mitchell “St Paul” from “Things Could Be Worse” (2015, Self), “Shine Again” (Live), “Dylan’s Harp” (Live). “Ground Floor” from “Things Could Be Worse” (2015, Self), “Sweet Talking” (Live), “Canadian Love Song” (Live), “Pine Trees” (Live) and “Things Could Be Worse” from “Things Could Be Worse” (2015, Self).
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Host of Folk Roots Radio, Jan Hall started in Radio in 1993 at WEFT 90.1fm in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois. Folk Roots Radio (formerly Royal City Rag) debuted on CFRU 93.3fm in August 2005 before developing into a syndicated radio show. As the host of Folk Roots Radio, Jan focuses on bringing new folk, roots and blues music and the voices of upcoming and independent artists to the airwaves. Jan is also a much sought after stage host and festival emcee. In 2019, Jan Hall received Folk Music Ontario's prestigious Estelle Klein Award for her contribution to Ontario's folk music community.