Radio: The Strombo Show

The Strombo Show is a Canadian radio show on CBC Radio 2 hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos, a former VJ from MuchMusic, a Canadian music channel. He also hosts The Hour CBC on CBC Television.

Regular segments include:
  • The Sad-Off, where George and Bob Mackowycz decide which of two songs is the saddest.
  • A Tom Waits song at 10 p.m.
  • An entire side of one album.


This show provides examples of:

  • Channel Hop: Was on Standard Broadcasting stations in Toronto and Montreal, then the Corus network, now CBC Radio 2.