A passionate fan of east coast music and veteran radio broadcaster & podcaster, Chris Pride is the host of the syndicated radio show Maritime Centre Stage. He combines his unique storytelling abilities with his fun personable interview style to deliver a weekly showcase that doesn't just play east coast music but tells the stories behind it.
Listen to Maritime Centre Stage:
On FX101.9 in Halifax: Fridays @ 11pm & Sundays @ 7pm
On CFCY in Charlottetown: Saturdays @ 9pm & Sundays @ 9am
On CJCB in Cape Breton: Saturdays @ 5pm & Sundays @ 6pm
Chris hosted "Pride in the Morning" for 13 years on SPUD FM from 2007-2015 and then on the legendary CFCY in Charlottetown from 2015-2020. During that time he interviewed Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Ron MacLean, Jonathan Torrens, Bret Hart, Jim Cuddy, Walk Off The Earth, Jimmy Rankin, McKenzie Porter, Lindsay Ell, Dallas Smith, Brett Kissel, Meghan Patrick, Dean Brody, George Canyon, The Roadhammers, Gordie Sampson and more.
Today he is the host and content creator for Maritime Centre Stage which has been nominated for 2 ECMA awards in 2021: Media Outlet of The Year and Media Person of the Year. His nominations in 2021 bring his total up to 3. Chris was the co-host and producer of East of the Dial which earned a 2017 nomination for Media Outlet of The Year.