PICK THE STARS
- CBC - 1954
TALENT CARAVAN - CBC - 1960
Lightfoot and Terry Whelan make their debut as
The Two Timers singing Marianne.
YOUNG - CBC - 1960
Lightfoot appeared on
this summer program as a member of the Two Tones with Terry Whelan.
- CBC- 1960-62
Lightfoot appeared in
this weekly country variety show as a member of the Singin' Swingin' Eight.
He eventually appeared on 250 episodes of the show. On October 19, 1962
he steps out front to perform Remember Me (I'm The One).
HOUSE PARTY - CBC - ?
Lightfoot appears as
a member of a singing and dancing group.
WESTERN - BBC - 1963
Lightfoot hosted eight
- CBC - 1964
Hosted by Alex Trebek,
Lightfoot performs Tyson's You Were On My Mind and the folk standard If
I Had A Hammer.
- CBC - ?
This was a long running CBC afternoon show.
OSCAR BRAND'S LET'S SING OUT - 1965
SHOW - NBC - 1965
Johnny introduces Lightfoot
as a rising star on the folk scene. Lightfoot performs Just Like Tom Thumb's
Blues and Early Morning Rain.
AFTER FOUR - CTV -
Lightfoot along with Bobby Curtola are presented
with their 1966 RPM Gold Leaf Awards (Junos).
MUSIC CANADA - 1966
SHOW OF THE
WEEK - CBC - 1966
Hosted by Ian Tyson,
Lightfoot performs Spin, Spin with Red and John.
100 YEARS YOUNG ON
NEW YEAR'S DAY - CBC - 1967
This program kicked off Canada'a centennial
year. Lightfoot debuted his classic Canadian Railroad Trilogy for
the occasion. The song was done with a 40 piece orchestra to accompany
the Lightfoot arrangement and "naavies" are seen swinging their hammers
in the background as Lightfoot sings.
MON PAYS MES
CHANSONS - CBC - Feb. 9, 1967
Falls as a backdrop, Lightfoot lip synchs to Ribbon Of Darkness while
strumming his 12 string guitar. Other guests included Joni Mitchell and
CBC - Sept. 14, 1967
The program opens with
a shot of a plane, engines roaring, as "Early Morning Rain" plays.
Much of the show is done in the first person as GL recalls his childhood
years. His mother also appears to talk about 'wee Gordie'. Other
segments show Lightfoot at home, at a local restaurant and in the studio
with Red and John. The episode was cleverly titled -"Lightfoot Forward."
"WHEREFORE AND WHY" - CBC - 1968
This aired in March
of '68. Lightfoot and guests perform songs with Lightfoot debuting
Black Day In July. Lightfoot plays Pussywillows Cat-tails; Song For
A Winter's Night; Did She Mention My Name; Canadian Railroad Trilogy; Face
Of A Thousand People; Does Your Mother Know; Rosanna and The General Store.
He filmed Wherefore And Why in Toronto's Yorkville district; Boss Man at
the Toronto stock exchange and Black Day In July is underscored with films
of the Detroit riots. Guests include Bonnie Dobson who does The
Way I Feel and I'm Not Saying. Ronnie Hawkins performs Early Morning
Rain and For Lovin' Me.
FRENCH TV SPECIAL
- CBC - 1968
Lightfoot plays A Minor
Ballad and Early Morning Rain on French-Canadian TV, attempting an introduction
to Early Morning Rain in French.
NAC OTTAWA - CBC - 1969
Lightfoot performs Canadian
Railroad Trilogy at the opening of the National Arts Centre in Ottawa,
a hall Lightfoot continues to perform at to this day.
THE MUSIC SCENE
(HULLABALLOO) - ABC - 1969
Hosted by David Steinberg,
Lightfoot performs nice renditions of For Lovin' Me and Saturday Clothes.
Other guests include Davy Jones of the Monkees.
CASH SHOW - ABC - 1969
Ribbon Of Darkness and Softly during this appearance and duets with Johnny
on For Lovin' Me. While in Nashville for this appearance, Lightfoot was
introduced to Me And Bobby McGee by Kristofferson.
- CBC - 1969
Lightfoot is interviewed
in Vancouver with a group of high school students surrounding him. He answers
questions from the host and students.
HARRIS SHOW - BBC - 1969
appears on an episode, performing Early Morning Rain. The episode also
features Cliff Richard.
SHUSTER - CBC - 1970
Performed Saturday Clothes
and Sit Down Young Stranger with Red Shea and Rick Haynes. Lightfoot
sported a moustache for this show.
SHOW - - 1970
Lightfoot performs Early
Morning Rain and Saturday Clothes.
THE TONIGHT SHOW - NBC - 1970
CASH SHOW - ABC - 1971
This time out
on the Cash show, Lightfoot does Canadian Railroad Trilogy and a snippet
of Steel Rail Blues.
CONCERT - BBC - 1971
Excerpted from concert,
Lightfoot performs Farewell To Nova Scotia; Miguel; If You Could Read My
Mind; Approaching Lavender and Me And Bobby McGee.
IN CONCERT - BBC - 1972
This program titled
"Gordon Lightfoot In Concert" aired on January 22, 1972 at 11 PM.
It was actually taped in the spring of 1971 before Summer Side Of Life
was released. Accompanied by Red Shea and Rick Haynes, Lightfoot performs
Summer Side Of Life; Saturday Clothes; For Loving Me; Affair On Eighth
Avenue; If You Could Read My Mind; Steel Rail Blues; Your Love's Return;
Ten Degrees And Getting Colder; Early Morning Rain; Farewell To Nova Scotia;
Miguel; Me And Bobby McGee; Nous Vivons Ensemble; Minstrel Of The Dawn;
Talking In Your Sleep and Canadian Railroad Trilogy.
THE IAN TYSON
SHOW - CTV - 1972
Tyson started this program
after going solo. Lightfoot made an appearance to do the Canadian
Railroad Trilogy and help his old friend get his show off to a good start.
MADE IN CHICAGO - PBS - 1973
In March 1973, Lightfoot taped the PBS program,
"Made in Chicago." This program eventually evolved in to the Soundstage
series. Lightfoot at this time was backed by Terry Clements and
Rick Haynes, so it is a great document of the three-piece band in their
prime. Lightfoot was in tremendous voice on this occasion and the
playing was very tight. Songs performed were: The Patriot's Dream; Don
Quixote; Affair On 8th Avenue; If You Could Read My Mind; It's Worth Believing;
You Are What I Am; Beautiful; Sit Down Young Stranger; Ten Degrees &
Getting Colder; Softly; Boss Man; Early Morning Rain; Can't Depend On Love;
Cotton Jenny; Old Dan's Records
MIDNIGHT SPECIAL - NBC - 1974
Lightfoot hosts on this occasion, which aired
on February 23. Guests on the show included the James Gang, Ravi
Shankar, the Guess Who and Maria Muldaur. Lightfoot led off with
The List. He was still in the 3 man band lineup at this time, with Rick
and Terry. That night (morning?) he also played If You Could Read
My Mind, Affair On Eighth Avenue, Don Quixote, High And Dry and Sundown.
He introduced the guests in his usual, understated way. He mentioned how
Ravi Shankar influenced George Harrison and the Beatles, but added, "I
wish he'd influenced me, but I'm not in that bag, I only play rhythm guitar."
ELWOOD GLOVER'S LUNCEON DATE - CTV - 1975
Lightfoot makes an appearance
on the long running Canadian noon time talk show.
- NBC - 1976
Hosted by Wolfman Jack
and Helen Reddy, Lightfoot performed Don Quixote, Race Among The Ruins,
Spanish Moss and I'm Not Supposed To Care.
SATURDAY NIGHT LIVE
- NBC - 1976
Performed Summertime Dream and Spanish Moss,
backed by his full band. At the end of Spanish Moss, Lightfoot
and the guys pretend to launch into Sundown, but the host comes out and
says he was only scheduled to play two songs, but Gord said things went
so well, he thought he'd do one more. Buck Henry then summons John
Belushi in full samurai garb, who promptly cuts all of the strings on
Lightfoot's guitar with a pair of shears.
- CBC - 1976
this benefit for the Canadian athletes. It consisted of a concert
at Maple Leaf Gardens in Toronto and included guests Sylvia Tyson, Liona
Boyd and Murray McLauchlan. Lightfoot played Sundown, If You Could
Read My Mind and Never Too Close, among others.
HEE HAW -
SYN - 1976
Lightfoot performs The
Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald amid the obligatory Hee Haw bales of hay.
- NBC - 1977
This episode is hosted
by KC & The Sunshine Band. In addition to Lightfoot the guests
include Heart, ABBA and Andy Kauffman. In a departure from previous
Midnight Special appearances when he performed live, this time Lightfoot
taped a lip-synced version of Edmund Fitzgerald in Toronto for the show.
SOUNDSTAGE - PBS - 1979
Ah yes, the legendary Soundstage Special.
Lightfoot performed Cotton Jenny, The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald,
Endless Wire, Summertime Dream, Don Quixote, If You Could Read My Mind,
Ghosts Of Cape Horn (the first performance ever of this one), Beautiful,
Hangdog Hotel Room, Sundown. At this point they broke for intermission
and each band member said a few words, while in the background pictures
and sounds from an earlier rehearsal were seen and heard. The second
set went like this - Early Morning Rain, Whisper My Name, On The TV (later
to become On The High Seas), Old Dan's Records and the Canadian Railroad
- CBC - 1980
Performed Dream Street
Rose with his full band.
- CTV - 1980
a second Olympic Benefit, this one was held at the CNE Grandstand in
Toronto. Songs performed were Canadian Railroad Trilogy, Don Quixote,
The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald, Ghosts Of Cape Horn, If You Could
Read My Mind and an enthusiastic version of The Auctioneer. Guests
included Harry Chapin, Liona Boyd and the Good Brothers.
TERRY FOX TELETHON - CBC - 1980
In September after Terry Fox's death, Lightfoot
and many other celebreties stopped by to discuss the heroism of Terry
Fox and help raise money for cancer research.
THE TOMMY HUNTER
SHOW - CBC - 1981
Lightfoot and the band
performed Shadows and Old Dan's Records, which was dedicated to Red Shea
who was recovering from an illness at the time.
HEART OF GOLD
- CBC - 1982
A special on Canadian
music. The Lightfoot segment was highlighted by an interview in
which Lightfoot was seated at home beside a model of the Edmund Fitzgerald.
AMERICA - ABC - 1982
is interviewed about his newly released Shadows album and his upcoming
tour to support it.
THE MERV GRIFFIN
SHOW - SYN - 1982
Lightfoot performs Baby
Step Back, Blackberry Wine and a medley of Beautiful and If You Could
Read My Mind. Interestingly, Dean Parks sat in on lead electric guitar,
with Terry handling the chores on acoustic for Baby Step Back.
SPECIAL "LIVE 'N' KICKIN'" - Global - 1983
Lightfoot came out and
did Knotty Pine solo on the electric guitar.
- CBC - 1983
Knotty Pine on the electric
guitar as above.
- CBC - 1983
Lightfoot performs the
Genie nominated song, My Love For You, from the movie Harry Tracy Desperado,
sitting on a stool with mic in hand, backed by piano and orchestra.
TONIGHT - SYN - 1983
Lightfoot was interviewed
in LA regarding the release of Salute. Lightfoot mentioned that
the sound on the new album was more radio-ready than in the past.
The interview is done in a recording studio and we catch a glimpse of the
band reheasrsing. Also at the very end we can see Lightfoot's tattoo
on the inside of his right forearm, which of course is now gone.
THICKE OF THE NIGHT - SYN - 1983
Lightfoot performed Salute and did an informal
Early Morning Rain with Thicke.
- SYN - 1984
with Marilyn McCoo on a harmonized version of If You Could Read My Mind,
backed by Rick and Terry.
SHOW - CTV - 1984
This was an afternoon
talk show in Canada. Lightfoot was featured in a taped interview.
He covered a number of areas, including knocking Paul McCartney out of #1
spot on Billboard with Sundown and he discussed his canoe trips into the
SPECIAL "FLOATING OVER CANADA" - CBC - 1984
Lightfoot did a sort
of video to Gotta Get Away for this show. He is seen canoeing and
playing his guitar and lip syncing by the side of a lake. It was
TEAR ARE NOT
ENOUGH - CBC - 1985
This is Canada's Answer
to America's We Are The World. Lightfoot sings the opening line
of the song. The video documents the recording of the song.
Neil Young and Joni Mitchell also are featured.
IAN AND SYLVIA
REUNION - CTV - 1986
Lightfoot joined Ian
and Sylvia for Early Morning Rain and did Knotty Pine by himself playing
acoustic guitar. He had on the white East Of Midnight suit on for
this occasion. He apparently played more songs in his set, but only
Knotty Pine made it on the show. I know this because I saw a snippet
of him doing A Lesson In Love at the same event.
THE NEW MUSIC
- City TV - 1986
Jeanne Beker interviews
Lightfoot at his home and Gord even digs out the guitar for snippets
of a few tunes.
- CFTO - 1986
A brief five minute
piece with Anne Brody interviewing Lightfoot. An Entertainment
Tonight type feature.
JUNO HALL OF
FAME INDUCTION - CBC - 1986
Played Stay Loose and
then was introduced by Anne Murray as the Hall Of Fame inductee.
The award was presented by Bob Dylan! Lightfoot gave a speech and
a video retrospective of his career was shown.
FOR PEACE IN QUEBEC CITY - CTV - 1987
FOR THE CALGARY WINTER OLYMPICS - CTV-ABC-BBC - 1988
Alberta Bound, of course.
HOTEL - ABC
Lightfoot took an acting
role for an episode in this series, playing an itinerant country singer
with a drinking problem, on the comeback trail.
CHALLENGE - CBC - 1989
This is a long running
Canadian show, where a panel tries to identify the hidden guest and the
news story they represent. Lightfoot represented the story of the
first spike being hammered in, which began the Canadian transcontinental
railway back in the 1800's. Lightfoot played the Trilogy and I'll
Muchmusic - 1989
Lightfoot was interviewed
and introduced a couple of videos, including his own, Baby Step Back.
He also performed I'll Tag Along solo. Of interest in the interview
portion, Lightfoot mentioned that Warner Brothers was interested in having
Daniel Lanois produce his next album. That never came to pass, as
Lightfoot self-produced his next album, which was still four years down
the line, Waiting For You.
STEIN FESTIVAL - Muchmusic - 1989
Lightfoot was the headlining performer at several
outdoor festivals to help prevent logging on a delicate watershed area
in British Columbia. This show featured Knotty Pine from his set.
AWARDS - Global - 1989
Lightfoot was presented
with a lifetime acheivement award by Bruce Cockburn. He then played
East Of Midnight solo.
AUTOGRAPH - PBS - 1990
A half hour interview
taped in Lightfoot's home.
- Muchmusic - 1990
Highlights from the
1990 festival. We got to hear Lightfoot perform Ring Them Bells
for the first time on this one!
IN CANADA - CBC - 1991
Lightfoot drops the
puck at a cermonial faceoff at the Maple Leaf's home opener. Lightfoot
is the honorary Leaf captain to commemorate the NHL's 75th anniversary.
Lightfoot is wearing a Wendell Clark #17 captain's jersey.
- CBC - 1992
David Suzuki introduced
Lightfoot to a large crowd on Parliament Hill in Ottawa, where he performed
the Canadian Railroad Trilogy.
MIDDAY - CBC
In a news piece, Lightfoot
is interviewed during the opening of a substance abuse treatment centre
in Toronto, Renascent House.
WVEC Richmond, VA - 1992
Karen Jones interviews
Lightfoot for 20 minutes with Gord seeming to enjoy himself. The
interview is done at the Richmond fairgrounds where Lightfoot would perform
- CBC - 1992
This was a special on
Canadian music. It featured a section on Lightfoot, with a video retrospective,
an interview and closed out with Lightfoot doing a solo rendition of I'll
Tag Along on stage at an empty Massey Hall.
CTV NEWS FEATURE
"BIOGRAPHY" - CTV - 1993
This is a weekend news
feature. Lightfoot is interviewed at home by Sandie Rinaldo.
- CBC - 1993
Cotton Jenny as part of a tribute to Anne Murray.
MORNING SHOW - KTLA - 1993
Lightfoot does an interview
and a song for an estimated 1.5 million viewers. The song was the
new single of the day, I'll Prove My Love, with Rick Haynes playing bass
- WJBK Detroit - 1995
Lightfoot is interviewed
at the Fox Theatre by Bill Bonds.
SPECIAL - CBS Lansing - 1995
Lightfoot gives a brief
interview along with other festival participants.
- CBC - 1996
The show was celebrating
its 25th year and Lightfoot appropriately played his song from 25 years
ago, If You Could Read My Mind.
- CBC - 1996
The show was taped in
LA in February and aired in late March. It is an environmental benefit
for the Suzuki Foundation. Lightfoot performed If You Could Read
My Mind and Don Quixote.
ARTS AWARDS - CBC - 1997
Taped at the National
Arts Centre in Ottawa, the program features Ian Tyson performing a Lightfoot
medley of Bitter Green/If You Could Read My Mind, followed by some film
clips from throughout Lightfoot's career.
LIVE - CBC Newsworld - 1997
On the last day of 1997,
Lightfoot appeared on Pamela Wallin Live for a ten minute interview to
open the program. The theme of Wallin's show that night, was to talk to
famous Canadians about their New Year's resolutions. And Gord's resolution
for 1997, you may ask? To remain motivated to continue writing and
performing - and to do it well! Good news indeed!
- CBC - 1998
Lightfoot appears in
a taped interview segment honoring David Foster's induction into the Canadian
Music Hall Of Fame.
IN CONVERSATION - CBC - 1998
Lightfoot sits down
to talk and sing for an hour with famed Canadian interviewer, Peter Gzowski.
Songs include "Restless," "A Painter Passing Through" and "Drifters."
An interesting treat includes an audio clip of Gordon as a boy soprano
singing "The Lord's Prayer."
CBC - 1998
In a Mid-Day news feature,
Lightfoot is presented with his star on the Canadian Walk Of Fame in a
November ceremony in Toronto. Also receiving his star at that time is Christopher
- CBC - 1999
a resprouted moustache, is the first voice heard on Canadian TV in 1999
as he sings Auld Lang Syne at the stroke of midnight, playing solo with
his acoustic 6-string guitar.
INTIMATE AND INTERACTIVE - MMM - 1999
Lightfoot's first live TV concert style appearance
since Soundstage in 1979! It's mostly music, but he does answer questions
from the studio audience and also via fax, phone and email. But the highlights,
as always, are in the music. He plays 14 Karat Gold; I'll Do Anything;
In My Fashion; Rainy Day People; If You Could Read My Mind; A Painter Passing
Through; Make Way For The Lady; Never Too Close; I Used To Be A Country
Singer; The Wreck Of The Edmund Fitzgerald; Alberta Bound; Sundown; I'll
Prove My Love; Song For A Winter's Night; Early Morning Rain; Baby Step
Back. Lightfoot is backed with his full band.
ARTS AWARDS - CBC - 1999
Taped at the National
Arts Centre in Ottawa, the program features Lightfoot performing Don Quixote.
TRIBUTE - CBC Newsworld - 2000
Lightfoot climaxed the
five hour concert at Toronto's Air Canada Center featuring many Canadian
musical acts with If You Could Read My Mind and a mesmerizing and highly
appropriate Canadian Railroad Trilogy, which received a standing ovation
and the day's most emotional audience response. CBC's music critic Laurie
Brown commented after the song that Lightfoot should be awarded Canada's
poet laureate award.
LIVE - CBC - 2000
Taped in April at the
Pioneer Theatre in Reno, Nevada, Lightfoot and his band run down a one
hour list of favorites extracted from that concert including If You Could
Read My Mind; Sundown; Carefree Highway; Beautiful; Restless; The Wreck
Of The Edmund Fitzgerald; Early Morning Rain; Baby Step Back; Rainy Day
People; Song For A Winter's Night and Canadian Railroad Trilogy. A very
well performed and produced set!
LIVE IN RENO - PBS - 2000
Derived from the same
concert as the CBC special listed directly above, this program includes
Carefree Highway; Sundown; Don Quixote; I'll Prove My Love; The Wreck
Of The Edmund Fitzgerald; Rainy Day People; Baby Step Back; Fading Away;
Shadows; If You Could Read My Mind; Early Morning Rain; Make Way For The
Lady; Song For A Winter's Night and Canadian Railroad Trilogy.
TOWER OF SONG - CBC
Lightfoot is featured, along with the other
members of the Canadian Music Hall Of Fame, in a 2 hour special as a lead
up to the 2001 Juno awards. Lightfoot's segment includes a 1999 interview
in his Rosedale home, interspersed with CBC archival footage from throughout
- CBC - 2001
Lightfoot along with
David Suzucki induct Bruce Cockburn into the Canadian Music Hall Of Fame.
WALK OF FAME - Global - 2001
Lightfoot performs during the telecast from
Roy Thomson Hall in Toronto, as new inductees are presented with their
- CBC - 2001
In a ceremony in Calgary
during the annual CCMA award show, Lightfoot is inducted into the Canadian
Country Music Hall Of Fame. With performances by Ian Tyson (Early Morning
Rain); Ron Sexsmith (If You Could Read My Mind) and Anne Murray (Cotton
Jenny), Lightfoot graciously accepts the award and announces that he intends
to continue writing and touring for many years to come.
LIVE AT RIDEAU
HALL - CBC - 2002
Lightfoot performs Sit
Down Young Stranger and closes the show with a solo rendidtion of If You
Could Read My Mind at an outdoor concert for the Governor General of Canada
- CHUM-TV - 2004
News coverage of Harmony's launch party in the basement bar of Massey
- CBC - 2004
On the eve of the release of
Harmony, Lightfoot is interviewed in the front row seats of Massey Hall
discussing his recovery, the new album and his goal of returning to the
CANADA AM - CTV - 2004
On the day of Harmony's release,
Lightfoot is interviewed live on the morning news program.
- CMT - 2004
CMT Central does a 3 part one-on-one interview
with Lightfoot hosted by Stu Jefferies. They discuss Lightfoot's illness
and recovery; his new album and highlights of his career.
E-TALK DAILY - CTV - 2004
Lightfoot is interviewed on his upcoming Canadian
- CTV - 2004
Lightfoot coaches the final 6 contestants as
they perform his songs in a 2 episode special edition of the highly rated
program. Songs performed by the contestants were Early Morning Rain; Rainy
Day People; Sundown; The Way I Feel; Song For A Winter's Night and If You
Could Read My Mind.
NATIONAL NEWS - CTV - 2004
Yet another Canadian Idol feature on Lightfoot.
FOUR STRONG WINDS - CMT - 2005
A look at Canadian singer-songwriters with a
rather bland segment on Lightfoot, saved only by all too brief, yet illuminating
comments from Bruce Cockburn and Jim Cuddy. No music or interview with
Lightfoot. The backdrop was mostly Reno concert footage.
LIVE 8 - CTV
Lightfoot appears at the Canadian
Live 8 concert, performing Restless; If You Could Read My Mind and Let
It Ride solo. He also appeared on stage for the finale of Neil's Young's
Rockin' In The Free World and Oh Canada. Some great backstage footage also,
including Lightfoot chatting with Neil Young prior to Young's appearance.
SHAKIN' ALL OVER - CBC - 2006
at Canadian music from the 60s, that traces the evolution of a young industry
with stories from such artists as Gordon Lightfoot, Buffy Sainte-Marie,
Lighthouse, Steppenwolf and The Guess Who, in harmony with a younger
generation of stars (including Barenaked Ladies, Blue Rodeo and Sloan)
who reveal the impact some of these earlier songs and songwriters had
on their music. The Lightfoot segment includes an interview pieced together
with archival footage of Canadian Railroad Trilogy, Did She Mention My
Name and Early Morning Rain.
- SYN - 2007
his CHUM 50th anniversary performance in Toronto, Lightfoot is interviewed,
mainly discussing his discovery through playing Early Morning Rain in
clubs along Yonge Street in the mid 1960's.
- CBC Newsworld - 2007
conducted in Lightfoot's home regarding the recent issue by Canada Post
of the "Lightfoot" stamp.
THE HOUR -
CBC - 2008
eve of the Massey Hall series, Lightfoot sits down to chat with George
ONE ON ONE - CBC - 2009
Lightfoot is interviewed
by CBC news anchor Peter Mansbridge as he is about to embark on his Orillia
and Toronto concerts.
GEORGE STROUMBOULOPOULOS TONIGHT - CBC - 2011
as Massey Hall approaches, Lightfoot sits down with George Stroumboulopoulos
for a wide ranging chat, including the recent death of Terry Clements, which
elicits some insightful comments from Lightfoot.
CONNECT WITH MARK KELLY - CBC - 2011
talks to Lightfoot about his longevity and mortality.
HOCKEY NIGHT IN CANADA: GAME DAY - CBC - 2012
reminisces about his early days playing hockey, listening to games on
the radio before TV as cuts from All Live play in the background.
CANADA AM - CTV - 2012
at his home, Lightfoot is asked about Massey Hall, family, mortality,
awards and where he is now at this point in his career.
16 X 9 - GLOBAL - 2012
is featured with an interview done at his home in June. Lightfoot ended
the interview with a great line, saying, "When I leave this place (earth),
I'm gonna leave a clean campsite!".
GREY CUP HALFTIME SHOW - TSN - 2012
performs an abbreviated Canadian Railroad Trilogy.
THE NATIONAL - CBC - 2012
practices guitar and watches a Raptors game while being interviewed in
a piece that aired following the Grey Cup.
LATE NIGHT WITH JIMMY FALLON - NBC - 2013
between tour dates, makes the trip to New York and performs If You Could
Read My Mind with the full band. Also, I'd Rather Press On was performed
for web broadcast only.
CBS SUNDAY MORNING - CBS - 2013
segement with interviews taped in Orillia.
ET CANADA - GLOBAL - 2014
discusses his upcoming Canadian tour.
CONVERSATIONS WITH DENISE - ZOOMER TV - 2014
discusses touring and his legacy with Denise Donlon.
KATIE - SYN - 2014
chats with Katie Couric and performs If You Could Read My Mind.
FOX NEWS - FOX - 2014
is interviewed by Fox News in July in New York.
ONE ON ONE - CBC - 2014
lead up to Lightfoot's latest Massey Hall concert series, Peter Mansbridge
sits down with Lightfoot at the famed venue. This is Lightfoot's 2nd
time being featured on One On One.
BREAKFAST TV - CITY - 2016
in studio for a 10 minute chat covering the upcoming Massey Hall concerts
and his new single.
YOUR MORNING - CTV - 2016
interviewed at home discussing the upcoming Massey Hall and Ontario concerts
and his new single.
HOMETOWN HOCKEY - SPORTSNET
is pre-interviewed at his home by Ron McLean and Tara Slone for an upcoming
episode from Orillia.
W5 - CTV
is featured in a segment on the long running newsmagazine hosted by Lloyd
THE NATIONAL - CBC - 2018
on upcoming Massey Hall renovation.
CTV NATIONAL NEWS - CTV
sits for an extensive interview with CTV's chief anchor Lisa LaFlamme.