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#986 Voice Of The Common Man
It’s the biggest media success story you’ve (maybe) never heard of.
Jesse Brown
Host & Publisher
Cherise Seucharan
Reporter, CANADALAND
Tristan Capacchione
Audio Editor & Technical Producer
Bruce Thorson
Senior Producer
Jonathan Goldsbie
News Editor
André Proulx
Production Coordinator
Karyn Pugliese
Editor-in-Chief

Open Line on VOCM-AM in Newfoundland has been called an institution. A religion. A must-listen show. 

And we at Canadaland had never heard of it – until recently. But it attracts an audience bigger than any show in its time slot, and has consistently for years. 

So in the age of podcasts and social media, in a time of layoffs and media cuts, how has this AM radio talk show managed to thrive? 

 

Host: Jesse Brown 

Credits: Cherise Seucharan (Reporter), Tristan Capacchione (Audio Editor and Technical Producer), Bruce Thorson (Senior Producer), Jonathan Goldsbie (News Editor), André Proulx (Production Coordinator), Karyn Pugliese (Editor-in-Chief)

Featured guests: Paddy Daly, Greg Smith, Ryan Cleary, Justin Brake

Additional music by Audio Network

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Sponsors: Better Help, CAMH, Oxio

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