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Chris Cline

Editor

A veteran community radio host and professional communicator, Chris has written for Apt613 since a chance encounter with the site's founders at Cupcake Camp in 2009. He's most interested in food, beer and other tasty things. In his leftover spare time, you might find him composing old school video game music or exploring the city with his retired racing greyhounds.


Apartment613 Live for August 22, 2013

Tune in to Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. If you miss it, you can catch this week’s show using the handy Soundcloud widget below. And remember to subscribe to the podcast version of the show on iTunes. This week, Karen was joined by Malorie Bertrand and Amie Beausoleil, co-founders of the Unshaven Mavens. The […]

Apartment613 Live for August 15, 2013

Tune in to Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. If you missed it, you can catch this week’s show using the handy Soundcloud widget below. And remember to subscribe to the podcast version of the show on iTunes. It was an editorial pile-on this week; no less than four Apt613 editors contributed to […]

Apartment613 Live for August 8, 2013

Tune in to Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. If you missed it, you can catch this week’s show using the handy Soundcloud widget below. And remember to subscribe to the podcast version of the show on iTunes. Karen was alone in the studio this week but she was joined by […]

Apartment613 Live for August 1st, 2013

Tune in to Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. If you missed it, you can catch this week’s show using the handy Soundcloud widget below. And remember to subscribe to the podcast version of the show on iTunes. Trevor held it down by himself in the studio this week, but Chris called in an interview […]

Apartment613 Live for July 25, 2013

Tune in to Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. If you missed it, you can catch this week’s show using the handy Soundcloud widget below. And remember to subscribe to the podcast version of the show on iTunes. This week, Karen chatted with Jan Irwin, interim artistic director with Odyssey Theatre, who just […]

Apartment613 Live for July 18, 2013

Listen here or on iTunes. Catch Apartment613 Live every Thursday at 5pm on CHUO 89.1 FM. This week, Karen kicked things off with a chat with Greggory Clark of the Ottawa Fringe Festival. Greggory recapped this year’s Fringe Fest, which he says was a huge success. He also gave us a sneak peak at what next […]

Weekly News Quiz: July 15, 2013

Think you are up to date about local happenings? Test your knowledge with our local news quiz, five questions designed to test whether you’ve been paying attention. How to score: 5 out of 5: News stud! I hear The Citizen is hiring… 4 out of 5: Cheater! You work at City Hall. 3 out of […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: Three Little Birds

Three Little Birds have made headlines in the past for the politically driven messages in their music. You’ll get a chance to take in their eclectic mixed-bag of musical influences, which range from country to reggae, when they take the stage at the Rideau Centre on Sunday at noon. Thanks to Three Little Birds for […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: John Carroll and the Epic Proportions

When John Carroll takes the stage at Bluesfest on Sunday, he’ll be a long way from his roots as a street busker. Now a seasoned veteran, playing gigs for the CBC and holding down a long-term residence at the Laff in the Byward Market, John Carroll and his Epic Proportion offer a study in real […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: The Wicked Mercy

The Wicked Mercy bill themselves as apocalyptic blues and, if their heavy, lick-laden sound is any indication, it’s an apt descriptor. Led by Case Bronson (an assumed name based on local lore?), the band will take the stage at Bluesfest today at 2pm. But first, they were kind enough to answer some questions for us. […]

Apartment613 Live for July 11, 2013

Listen here or in iTunes. On this week’s show, Karen chatted with Anna Lewis of the Bear & Co. theatre company about their spaghetti western interpretation of Comedy of Errors. The production will be running in outdoor venues across the city until early August, and Karen gets the lowdown for you here. Next, our host was […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: Capital Grass and The No Men

Capital Grass and The No Men are practically a local institution – they’ve played all of the classic Ottawa venues, and bring out crowds wherever they go. They’ll be at the Bluesfest Blacksheep stage this Saturday, a perfect chance to catch them live in the act. We got them to answer a few questions, and […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: JW-Jones

JW-Jones is a crowd pleaser – with his groovy, rock ‘n’ roll stylings, you’ll be hard-pressed not to get up and dance. After touring all around the world and back again, JW-Jones has clearly figured out what the people want. His music gets at the more traditional music associated with Bluesfest – the blues themselves. […]

Blogging Bluesfest 2013: StillNative

The duo behind StillNative have been riding the wave of success this year, with an album, tours, and their first stage appearance at Bluesfest. With their unique sound combining just drums and a guitar, their live shows aren’t to be missed – it seems impossible for so much music to come from just two people. They’ll be […]