Global Television Network

Sounds Impressive

Network: Global Television Network

Broadcast Run: 1992 to 1994

Broadcast Medium: Television

Canadian actor/musician Jim Byrnes hosted this half-hour music series that showcased Canadian performers, with a special emphasis on Western Canadian artists. Byrnes, who appeared regularly in the Vancouver area with his own band, went on location, using CanWest Production Mobile facilities, to capture a live concert feeling. Byrnes garnered a loyal following in part through his role as Lifeguard on the hit television series “Wiseguy”.

Broadcast: 1992 – 1994
Time slot: Saturday 8:00 pm, repeated later at 2:00 pm Saturdays and Sundays
Running time: 30 minutes

Production company: CanWest Global System member UTV (Vancouver)

Written by Joanne Ingrassia – June, 2002