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January 6, 2011

Winter Car Tips from Grandma DLB

So a week or so back, I got an e-mail from my Grandmother out in Ontario, with some nifty tips to take care of your ride. Now, I haven't tried these yet, but I think the time... more

January 4, 2011

PlayAction Picks - Week 17 Results

Here's a recap of Week 17 in the NFL. Game 1: Tampa Bay Buccaneers Vs New Orleans Saints Tampa Bay wins 23-13 Correct: Drew, Joe, Lisa Game 2: Minnesota Vikings Vs... more

January 4, 2011

New Stuff Tuesday - January 4

Here's what's NEW in stores, for January 4th, 2011 DVD/Blu-Ray Dinner for Schmucks - Trailer and DLBreakdown The Last Exorcism - Trailer Music Bach:... more

December 31, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 17

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

December 28, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 16 Results

Here's a recap of Week 16 in the NFL. Game 1: Carolina Panthers Vs Pittsburgh Steelers Pittsburgh wins 27-3 Correct: Drew, Joe, Randall, JC Game 2: New York Jets... more

December 23, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 16

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

December 21, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 15

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

December 21, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 15 Results

Here's a recap of Week 15 in the NFL. Game 1: San Francisco 49ers Vs San Diego Chargers San Diego wins 34-7 Correct: Drew, Lisa, Randall, JC Game 2: New York Jets... more

December 21, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday - December 21

Here's what's NEW in stores, for December 21, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Salt - Trailer and DLBreakdown Easy A - Trailer Family Guy: It's A Trap - Trailer Music Best... more

December 14, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 14 Results

Here's a recap of Week 14 in the NFL. Game 1: Indianapolis Colts Vs Tennessee Titans Indianapolis wins 30-28 Correct: Drew, Randall, Lisa, JC Game 2: St. Louis... more

December 9, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 14

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

December 7, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 13 Results

Week 13 is over and done, and now it's time to see who has won, on PlayAction Picks. Our first game this time around was the Miami Dolphins hosting the Cleveland Browns. This... more

December 6, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - December 6th, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - December 6, 2010 Oh yeah? Well, did you know that you're gay? Even the governer's daughter likes cheap beer at a bush party. When you're... more

December 2, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 13

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

November 30, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday - November 30

Here's what's NEW in stores, for November 30, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray The Twilight Saga: Eclipse - Trailer The Sorcerer's Apprentice - Trailer Knight & Day... more

November 30, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 12 Results

A dozen weeks of football now behind us, this week our first game was on American Thanksgiving Thursday, and it was the New York Jets flying high over the Cincinnati Bengals by a... more

November 29, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 29, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 29, 2010 Way to drop the ball God! One of the most exciting football games on Sunday was a matchup between the Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Buffalo... more

November 25, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 12

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

November 25, 2010

A Debacle Look At American Turkey Dinners

Today, for American Thanksgiving, the Debacle looks at alternatives to your standard turkey day dinner.   1. Hebert's Boneless Turkey Stuffed... more

November 23, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 11 Results

Week 11 started on Thursday with a tilt between the Chicago Bears and the Miami Dolphins, and the Fish were behind the 8 ball before the game even started, with their third string... more

November 23, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday - November 23

Here's what's NEW in stores, for November 23, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray The Expendables - Trailer Eat Pray Love - Trailer Beauty & The Beast (Limited Time Re-Release)... more

November 22, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 22, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 22, 2010 I'll get you, and sell your little dog too! Lenny Dykstra is a former baseball player, who, after leaving the game, decided to... more

November 19, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 11

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

November 16, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 10 Results

The NFL Season hit double digits with Week 10, and it started on Thursday night with a Bird Battle between the Baltimore Ravens, and the Atlanta Falcons. Matt Ryan threw for over... more

November 16, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday - November 16

Here's what's NEW in stores, for November 16, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Avatar (3 Disc Extended Collector Edition) - Trailer A Christmas Carol - Trailer The Last Airbender... more

November 11, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 10

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

November 9, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 9 Results

It was Week 9 in the NFL, and with a tight race on our leaderboard, we head to our Sunday Morning affair between the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, and the Atlanta Falcons. Tampa QB Josh... more

November 9, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday - November 9

Here's what's NEW in stores, for November 9, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Scott Pilgrim Vs The World Grown Ups Charlie St. Cloud Knucklehead Music The Gift... more

November 8, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 8th, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - November 8, 2010 Less like a Thriller, More like a Whodunnit So there's a dude named Howard Mann, and along with Michael Jackson's mom Katherine,... more

November 5, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 9

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

November 2, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Nov 2/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for November 2, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Toy Story 3 Sound of Music: 45th Anniversary Edition Clint Eastwood: 35 Films, 35 Years Music The Big Four:... more

November 2, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 8 Results

PlayAction Picks for Week 8 started with the Miami Dolphins stopping the Cincinatti Bengals from getting a single first down in the third quarter, and getting a single point in the... more

October 29, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 8

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

October 27, 2010

DLBreakdown - Red

Admittedly, this is a movie I went in to with high expectations. You can't just tell me you're making a movie where Bruce Willis teams up with Morgan Freeman, and John Malkovich,... more

October 26, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 7 Results

Our first game on Week 7 in the NFL was the Atlanta Falcons beating the Cincinnati Bengals by a score of 39-32. It was a shootout of a game that saw the Bengals put up 22 in the... more

October 26, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Oct 26/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for October 26, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Sex and The City 2 Back To The Future: 25th Anniversary Edition Music Speak Now - Taylor... more

October 22, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 7

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

October 19, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 6 Wrap Up

Week 6 got off to a fast start with the New York Giants welcoming the Detroit Lions into the Meadowlands, before hanging 28 points on them, for a 28-20 win. Lions Quaterback Shaun... more

October 19, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Oct 19/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for October 19, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Predators Rocky Horror Picture Show - 35th Anniversary Edition Psycho - 50th Anniversary Edition Music Come... more

October 15, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 6

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

October 12, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 5 Wrap Up

For Week 5 of PlayAction Picks, it started with the last undefeated team in the league, the Kansas City Chiefs, dropping an offense lacking game to the Indianapolis Colts by a score... more

October 12, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Oct 12/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for October 12, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray How To Train Your Dragon Ladies and Gentlemen: The Rolling Stones CSI: Miami - Season 8 Music The... more

October 8, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 5

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

October 7, 2010

Freedom of Speech

Today on The Debacle, I started talking about an incident I went through at a local grocery store last night, that I thought would be relatable to you guys, the listeners. I like... more

October 5, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 4 Wrap Up

Week 4 of the NFL started with a classic matchup from the AFC North between the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers, and the Baltimore Ravens. As expected, this game was a defensive display,... more

October 5, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Oct 05/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for October 5, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Beauty & The Beast: Diamond Edition Bones: Season 5 Music Signature Box Set - John... more

October 1, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 4

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

September 28, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Sept 28/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for September 28, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Iron Man 2 CSI: Season 10 Scrubs: The Final Season (Season 9) Music Le Noise - Neil... more

September 28, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 3 Wrap Up

Week 3 of PlayAction Picks is in the books, and here's how the action broke down. JC "Bossman" Brown is barely holding on the 1st place after only getting 1 pick... more

September 27, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - September 27, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - September 27, 2010 Hi, I'm Johnny Knoxville, and this is extreme marriage! Human bean bag Johnny Knoxville, the creator of Jackass, got married on... more

September 24, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 3

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

September 21, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Sept 21/10

Here's what's NEW in stores, for September 14, 2010 DVD/Blu-Ray Tinker Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue How I Met Your Mother: Season 5 Modern Family: Season... more

September 21, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 2 Wrap Up

Week two of PlayAction Picks is in the books, and here's how the action broke down. JC "Bossman" Brown kept his lead with a pair of picks this week, taking the... more

September 20, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - September 20, 2010

Weekend Nonsense - September 20, 2010   Broke In To The Old Apartment (Barenaked Ladies) Randy Quaid and his wife were arrested over the weekend, when they broke into... more

September 17, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 2

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

September 14, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 1 Wrap Up

Week one of PlayAction Picks is in the books, and here's how the action broke down. JC "Bossman" Brown is out in the early lead, taking 3 games out of 4, including... more

September 14, 2010

New Stuff Tuesday! - Sept 14/10

  Here's what's NEW in stores, for September 14, 2010   DVD/Blu-Ray Prince of Persia: The Sands Of Time, based on the video game series, and starring... more

September 9, 2010

PlayAction Picks - Week 1

Each week, we'll pick 4 games, and give you the insight you need to make sure you pick the winners. Our panel includes your Sun Rise Super Hero, Drew Dalby, Peak Boss, JC Brown,... more

August 24, 2010

DLBreakdown - Scott Pilgrim Vs The World

My main problem with Michael Cera is that he's been playing the same character since he was George Michael on Arrested Development. Shy, awkward, eager to please, never really... more

August 20, 2010

A Real Crazy Cat Lady!

Before we get started, I'm going to give you a link to a video. Watch this, then come back, it's short so I can wait. Click Here To Have Mind Blown What the hell,... more

August 18, 2010

Peak Wake-A-Thon Live Blog

6:13 AM - The Debacle starts, and the Wake-A-Thon is on. Feeling good, even though it wasn't a great night's sleep. Joe looks pretty alert for 6 AM, but you can tell he's... more

August 17, 2010

I Can Go All Night

Less than 24 hours now. There's always a nervous energy the night before a competition of any sort, and the key is to harness and control that energy. In this case, that's... more

August 10, 2010

DLBreakdown - Dinner For Schmucks

The first movie I really remember seeing Paul Rudd in was “Knocked Up”, and he was fantastic. Possibly, my favorite part of that movie. In almost every role he’s... more

August 3, 2010

DLBreakdown - Inception

The man who saved Batman from box office failure will always have very high expectations. So when it comes to Christopher Nolan's latest summer blockbuster, Inception, it's... more

August 2, 2010

Eminem's Latest Music Video

The latest single from Eminem's Recovery album starts playing tomorrow (Friday) on the Peak, for Cruise It or Lose It. In a bout of perfect timing, the music video for 'Love... more

July 30, 2010

DLBreakdown - CD Review - Killinger

One of the great things about working in radio is that you get to meet bands and musicians who are still in the uprising stage. I had the pleasure of such an occurrence back in my... more

July 27, 2010

DLBreakdown - Salt

In 2010, a movie is not good just because Angelina Jolie is hot. I mean, don't get me wrong, she's a good looking gal. But in the age of the internet, I can see that... more

July 26, 2010

Little Bit Of This, and A Little Bit Of That - July 26

I like watching America's Got Talent, but it infuriates me to see talented people get cut out of the show in place of people with zero talent, just because it's easy to laugh... more

July 10, 2010

DLBreakdown - Despicable Me

I love Steve Carell. I also hate Steve Carell. It all depends on the character he's playing really. Mostly, I just hate Michael Scott. I love lamp. Sorry, couldn't... more

July 9, 2010

My Burger Is Better Than Your Takeout

There's something to be said about cooking a meal yourself. Today, on a whim, Team Dalby decided we were going to make Turkey burgers from scratch. Now, the one thing I have... more

July 6, 2010

Rain Can't Stop The Dancing

I had a chance to take in my first Midsummer Music Festival this past weekend, and it was really a cool experience. I think what I enjoyed the most was just how much fun... more

July 3, 2010

Math + Soccer = <3

World cup fever has swept me up entirely. Not only because of my love of sports, or because of the quality of the games, but because I love math. Yeah, I said it, I love math. Charts,... more

June 28, 2010

I'm Stealing Something From Joe Otoo

I can't go into a lot of detail just yet. There are still a few last things to put together. But this Wednesday, you will see the newest episode of DLB.TV. I will say that... more

June 25, 2010

The iPhone 4

The new iPhone 4, coming to Canada next month. What do you think? Is it enough to sell you? Or can you resist the siren call of Apple's new device? E-mail The... more

June 23, 2010

Measure Influence, Invest In Information

I mentioned this morning on The Debacle, a new website that might have what it takes to join the ranks of Twitter and Facebook at the top of the Social Media food chain. That website... more

June 17, 2010

No One Can Destroy The Metal

Absolutely awesome show at The Smithers Legion last night, when The Peak presented Sister Sabbath, with guests Ribcage. For those that don't know, Sister Sabbath is a "Nun... more

June 12, 2010

Official UFC Undisputed 2010 Review

A week ago, Joe Otoo and I showed you UFC Undisputed 2010 for the Xbox 360 on DLB.TV. Well, I've posted my official review of the game on my personal blog, and decided to drop... more

June 9, 2010

I Ate Like A King!

I had the opportunity to be a "Celebrity" judge for a little shin dig in Houston yesterday morning, called Kitchen Stadium. If you've ever seen the Iron Chef,... more

June 7, 2010

Let It Ride Daddy...

Oh how sweet it is... As predicted, the Blackhawks took it in 6, and that led me to a pile, a small pile, but a pile none the less, of money. $17 in the pockets of the Sun Rise... more

June 5, 2010

I Run For Hope

My apologies first of all for the lack of blogging lately, no excuses, but I promise to not leave my loyal readers in this kind of drought again. The Relay For Life this weekend... more

May 30, 2010

I Can See Inside You, The Sickness Is Rising...

Ooooooooooooooooh Doctor! That cold whooped me something fierce! Always funny how the biggest guys turn into the biggest wimps when they get sick right? But yeah, somewhere... more

May 25, 2010

Little Bit Of This, And A Little Bit Of That

The Peak's Mardi Gras Party is this Saturday. Should be a fun time, tickets are still available at the Peak Studios on Queen and First, just $15 and all money raised goes... more

May 19, 2010

Oh Make Me Over...

So, in just 5 games, in Round Number 2, the Detroit Red Wings have succumbed to defeat, and with it, my hopes of winning the Peak Playoff Parlay. Because Vancouver will play their... more

May 15, 2010

Video Games With No Controllers

This week, the Electronic Entertainment Expo is taking place in Los Angeles. Companies like Sony, Nintendo, Microsoft, and others, all come together for E3 and show off the products... more

May 9, 2010

Accoustic Covers Make Me Smile With My Ears

Click on the video to go to YouTube, the user name is DairyLeeMatt.   This is a YouTube channel I found while looking up info on Mumford and Sons for... more

May 7, 2010

If Charity Isn't Fun, You're Doing It Wrong

For the first time in my radio career, I had the opportunity to take part in McHappy Day, at the McDonalds in Smithers. It was a blast. Everyone there had a great attitude,... more

May 5, 2010

Hit These Albums

In the past week, I've had the chance to listen to a trio of albums that I have really enjoyed, but each for different reasons. Today on Dalby.FM, I'm going to share these... more

May 3, 2010

The Dalby.FM Playoff Predictions - Round 2

Round 1 of the 2010 NHL Playoffs is in the books, so let's take a look at my Round 1 picks. First is my pick, followed by the actual outcome. Sharks in 5 - Sharks in... more

April 28, 2010

Faith In The Wing, Faith In The Wheel

Tomorrow is a very big day for me. I've had some big days. Graduations, wedding, new jobs, big moves, but tomorrow, well tomorrow is all about pride. With the Van City... more

April 25, 2010

It's The Little Things...

The official warming of our new house happened this past weekend, a good time had by all, or at least I'm imposing enough that nobody spoke otherwise. My wife and I gathered... more

April 22, 2010

The Dalby.FM Playoff Predictions - Round 1

Here are my scioentific pontifications for Round 1 of this year's NHL Playoffs. According to my predictions, the Battle Royale will continue into Round 2, as I have both... more

April 21, 2010

Sounds Like A Wager To Me!

The NHL Playoffs officially get underway tomorrow night, with my beloved Detroit Red Wings facing off against the Phoenix Coyotes. It won't be an easy task, but I have the... more

April 16, 2010

Falling Down A Mountain

I have to level with you folks, I've never been skiing or snowboarding in my life. Now that you've had a moment to revive the young and the elderly, let me explain. I... more

April 6, 2010

Long Weekend In The Mountains

Hello Peakers! Hopefully your Easter weekend treated you well, feel free to share your stories with me at [email protected] Fairly plain, yet exciting weekend for me, the house is... more

April 2, 2010

Officially A Home Renter!

A very exciting weekend for your favorite Morning Man! After living in a hotel for the past two weeks, I signed the paper work today to rent a 1 bedroom house in Downtown Smithers!... more

March 15, 2010

Welcome to the Dalby.FM Blog!

Hello! And welcome to my Blog here on The Peak. To start, I just want to say thank you to everyone I've met so far since coming to Smithers, it's been a really warm... more

Tally Up!

It sucks, but it beats getting stuck. So tell me, how often do you shovel your driveways and sidewalks?

I get my shovel out whenever snow hits the ground.

I let it build up for a bit first, then shovel when it's worth it.

Never mind your stupid question! My car is in here somewhere, now help me look!!!