Vinyl Cafe Odd Jobs

Version: Unabridged
Author: Stuart McLean
Narrator: Stuart McLean
Genres: Comedy
Publisher: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC Audio)
Published In: June 2005
# of Units: 2 CDs
Length: 2 hours, 30 minutes
Tell Your Friends:


Stuart McLean's The Vinyl Cafe, one of CBC Radio's most popular programs, continues to grow in popularity. The show is centred around a fictional small record store, The Vinyl Cafe.

More than 2 hours of stories recorded in concert for The Vinyl Cafe plus Sioux Lookout's Strawberry Spinach Salad recipe.

1-Toilet Training the Cat.
Galway the cat is bored and Dave has the answer.
2-Music Lessons.
A teacher tells the family that Sam has an aptitude for music.
3-Arthur the Dog.
Dave gives Arthur a personality test.
4-Love Never Ends.
A letter arrives from the widow of Dave's old baseball coach.

1-Odd Jobs.
Morley wonders about installing a new wall plug for the toaster.
2-The Fig Tree.
Dave worries about his elderly neighbours.
3-No Tax on Truffles.
Morley finds a magazine under Sam's mattress.
4-The Bare Truth.
A neighbour puts herself in an embarrassing situation.

Reviews (1)

The whole family will enjoy..

Written by Angel on August 28th, 2007

  • Book Rating: 5/5

I thoroughly enjoyed this CD. It was comical, touching, and insightful. Stuart has a gift for storytelling, and I found myself both laughing out loud and reaching for kleenex as my eyes were tearing up.

Author Details

Author Details

McLean, Stuart

Stuart McLean is the host of CBC Radio's "The Vinyl Cafe." He is a two-time winner of the Stephen Leacock Memorial Medal for Humour. He lives in Toronto.