About

George Motoc is a blogger and podcaster based in Toronto, Ontario. He hosts his own show, Rock din capul lui Motoc, at Radio Trib,  home of Romanian indie rock.

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Born and raised in the city of Baia Mare, Romania, he is a Canadian immigrant who always enjoys a good book, story, radio show, soccer game, movie or concert.

His audience spans 128 countries (2016 data), most of it coming from Romania, Canada, United States and the United Kingdom.

A former radio & club disc-jockey in Romania, George uses audio to augment his coverage of events such as Luminato Festival, Toronto Jazz Festival. Check his AUDIO page and scroll down on this one for audio projects and archives.

The content on georgemotoc.com is in English and Romanian languages. A language selector is conveniently displayed under the CATEGORIES menu on the right sidebar.

CONTACT

Use the CONTACT page on this site, or email to

contact [at] georgemotoc.com

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Hard Rock Cafe Munich,2016

Travel notes you can read on this blog:

Cambridge (the pictured guide for the casual Pink Floyd fan; and the birthplace of football)

Reykjavik (travel tips)

London (a trip as a birthday gift)

New York (the legendary Strand bookstore; plus some traveler notes)

Barcelona (audio podcast in Romanian language)

Seattle (about the funk music scene; plus an  audio podcast about Jimi Hendrix’s grave)

Varadero (picture gallery; plus visiting the public school)

Brasov (medieval city in Transylvania, Romania)

Baia Mare (my Transylvanian natal hometown; pictures from 2013)

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6 THINGS MEME

Six things you probably didn’t know about me – read here.

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ARHIVELE MELE AUDIO (Romanian language audio archive)

Mama, Maria Motoc. (inregistrare din 2005)

Canada, pamint romanesc – emisiune audio din ianuarie 2001 pina in iunie 2002

Craciun 1977 in Lucacesti, Maramures, satul mamei.

Radio Galaxia Baia Mare – a emis prima oara in 18 August 1995 pe 92.10 FM

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AUDIO ARCHIVES (English language)

Toronto Blackout, 14-15 August 2003. Also available as an audio map.

My sounds on Freesound.org – use them for free but quote the source.

Old podcast episodes on Podomatic, please go here.

Audio stories on Cowbird are here.

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AUDIO MAPS / HARTILE MELE AUDIO

FM sounds around the world.

The great North American Blackout of 2003.

Toronto sounds.

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AM FACUT doua CANTECE (Romanian language):

In 2012. Poate fi ascultat aici.

Si inca unul, in 2013. E despre amarul prin care trece limba romana si ii zice John Dracula!

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NUMELE MEU A FOST PE COPERTA A 4 ALBUME MUZICALE (Romanian language)

Citeste povestea aici.

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UN PRIETEN MI-A FACUT PROFIL pe IMDb (Romanian language)

Am facut voiceover pentru un film al lui Alex Pop, un baimarean stabilit la Montreal. Pagina mea e aici.