Fri August 19, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guests Joe Grass and Katie Moore from Quebec's Eastern Townships.
When Dave accidentally drops his neighbours' house keys into a storm sewer he has no choice but to go down into the sewer to retrieve them.
Fri August 12, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guest Hawksley Workman from the Museum of Civilization in Gatineau, Quebec.
Dave's son Sam, and Sam's pal Murphy are spending some of their summer holiday in Cape Breton. When the two boys find an abandoned car on Old Man MacCauley's farm, they hatch a plan for how to get the car out of the ditch and onto the country road so they can drive it.
Fri July 22, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Today's show comes to you from Place Des Arts in Montreal, Quebec. This is Stuart's hometown and today on the show he tells us all about what it was like to grow up in Montreal, and he attempts to pay tribute to the city that will always be 'home'.
Fri July 22, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guests Jenn Grant and Tanya Davis, from Georgetown, Prince Edward Island.
The summer holidays seem to be dragging for Murphy and Sam, until they rediscover the joys of playing in the water. With Eugene's help, the two boys turn Dave's backyard into the neighbourhood waterpark-complete with a two storey waterslide
Fri July 8, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guests Katie Moore and Joe Grass from North Hatley, QC. Stuart learns how to take pictures of fireflies - without a camera. And he tells a story about Dave's recent fishing trip: Dave accompanies his neighbour Carl Lowbeer on a fishing trip. Carl is excited when he catches the largest fish of the day...until he realizes that he isn't the only one fighting for the fish.
Fri June 24, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Today on the show it's the "school's out" episode of The Vinyl Cafe. And in honour of summer, we are going to feature a handful of stories written by young people.
Originally broadcast: June 24th, 2007
Fri June 10, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Stuart explains the mysteries of a gumball machine and offers a unique and, um, disturbing idea involving fresh fish and gumball machines.
Originally broadcast: January 24th, 2009
Fri June 3, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guests Melissa McClelland & Luke Doucet from Cleveland, Ohio...for the first Vinyl Cafe concert ever recorded in the USA!
Fri May 27, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guest Jim Bryson from Manitoulin Island - the largest freshwater island in the world. When Arthur, the family dog, gets sick, Dave reminisces about his boyhood dog, Scout.
Originally broadcast July 15 2010
Fri May 20, 2011 at 11:00 PM
Join host Stuart McLean and special musical guest Royal Wood from Bracebridge, Ontario. Dave's son Sam is eager to learn about his grandfather. So Dave tells Sam the story about the night they caught the famous 'King Cod' - a giant fish with a deformed head and magical powers.