Every morning, Tom Power brings you mix of new music & old favourites that will make your drive to work seem not-so-long. On Radio 2 Morning you'll hear some stories you can share for the rest of the day, get caught up on what you may have missed while you were sleeping, and get in on the secrets behind some of the greatest songs ever written. You'll also hear some of the best up and coming artists of today. If you love music, you'll love Radio 2 Morning.
Every weekday morning 6am-9am on CBC Radio 2.
Monday to Friday from 6 a.m. (6:30 a.m. NT)
As the one of the youngest hosts of a national program on CBC Radio, Tom Power is a rising star in broadcasting.
Hailing from St. John’s, Newfoundland, he started his career programming folk music on college radio, quickly moving to work at the local private radio station as a news reporter and reader. In 2009, at the age of 21, Tom joined CBC as host of Deep Roots and began to appear regularly as a guest-host on CBC Radio 2 Drive and CBC RADIO 2 MORNING, becoming the permanent CBC RADIO 2 MORNING host in 2011.
A beloved and well known presence in the music industry across Canada, Tom sits on the board of the Newfoundland and Labrador Folk Arts Society, he is a juror for the Polaris Award, and a member of the JUNO Roots/Traditional committee.
In addition to his work on CBC RADIO 2 MORNING , Tom has also appeared as a commentator on CBC News Network, co-hosted the red carpet of the 2012 and 2013 Canadian Country Music Awards, and hosted Sessions In The Old Town on CBC-TV.
When he’s not on the air, Tom leads his own band, The Dardenalles, to national and internal acclaim, enjoys a good cup of tea and thinks that the world just needs more bluegrass.