Spirit of the Song on Northumberland 89.7
Morning Show interview archive
Must Hear Music segments
Goodness Knows podcast episodes
Jay Ingram’s Theatre of the Mind (3 archived episodes) 

David’s radio show Spirit of the Song airs Thursdays at 7 PM and Tuesdays at 1 AM on Northumberland 89.7 in Cobourg, ON.

From December 2020 to December 2021, David Newland hosted The Morning Show on Northumberland 89.7. David interviewed many artists, musicians, writers, community builders and other interesting folks. Click here for the Interview archive.

David worked with collaborators Rachel Barecca and Sam Allison on an existing feature called Lost Classic, then together developed Must Hear Music.

In the spring of 2020 David produced a six-episode podcast, Goodness Knows.

David’s first official podcast was Jay Ingram’s Theatre of the Mind, which he produced and cohosted with broadcaster and author Jay Ingram. It ran for 46 episodes, beginning in 2005.

Another podcast/radio segment, Thinking Out Loud  was a regular feature on

David pioneered a proto-podcast, The Monday Morning Message, distributing episodes weekly via voice-mail in 1997/1998.

David’s first foray into radio was as host of The Alphabetical Index of Earthly Things on CKDU Halifax in 1994/1995.

Guest appearances, interviews and features

David Newland has been interviewed or featured on CBC radio’s Tapestry, DNTO, PM Drive, Fresh Air, Sunday Morning and Cross Country Checkup, as well as many other radio, internet radio and podcast appearances. Here are some highlights.

The Heartache and Healing of Finding my Birth Father Documentary feature for CBC Radio’s Tapestry

The Northwest Passage in Story and Song Radio interview with Bob Steele of CBC London’s PM Drive

Interview on Canadian Spaces, CKCU Ottawa, Saturday May 26 2018.

Artists’ Corner Interview with Kelly & Company on AMI Media, January 13, 2017

Northbound: An Arctic Appreciation Interview with Stevie Connor on Wee Dan’s Hoose, Blues And Roots Radio

Radio interview with Georgian Bay Roots, AM 560 Owen Sound

Radio interview with Word on the Hills, Northumberland 89.7 Cobourg

David Newland on Three Song Stories Podcast, Episode 66

Album of the Week interview with Stevie Connor – Blues & Roots Radio

NORTHBOUND Album of the week review – Blues & Roots Radio

The Nothing Exists Radio Hour S2E6: David Newland (Musician, Adventurer)

Interview: Corby’s Orbit with Paul Coby – Regent Radio

Interview: Folk Roots Radio with Jan Hall

Interview: In the Studio With Bob & Blair – Newstalk 1010 Toronto

Interview: Freewheelin’ Folk with Jim Marino – CFMU FM, Hamilton

Interview on Canadian Spaces—CKCU Ottawa

Where did your bicycle take you? Feature on CBC Radio’s DNTO

David Newland’s House A mini-documentary about the former Newland home on Hamilton Street, Toronto

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