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Tonight at 11PM: BODY META International Discothèque Take-Over CJLO

BODY META, dj duo featuring Dimitri and Nico Sé dedicated to worldwide obscurities, are bringing their International Discothèque to CJLO for a very special radio take-over! Tonight at 11pm with Mother Tongue, BODY META will bring the funk. Having shared the stage with Omar Souleyman, Thundercat, and King Britt, there will be no shortage of afro boogie, habibi jamz, disco, and cumbia rarities on the airwaves.  Furthermore, BODY META are joining forces with more great Montreal djs for a Holiday Jam on Saturday, December 17th at Groove Nation to help collect non-perishable food items for the NDG Food Depot/Depot alimentary NDG.


Rusted on Grade A Explosives today from 4 - 6PM

Today on Grade A Explosives, Montreal 80s metal revivalists and all around good dudes will stop by and perform some acoustic version of some of their songs as well as talk about their new live album which they'll be launching on Friday at Piranha Bar. For more info on that, feel free to check out the event page here!

They'll also be premiering a brand new track on the show, so you surely don't want to miss that. All this and more from 4-6PM.


Today @ 6-8PM: A Jam-Packed Hooked On Sonics!

Tune in for a jam-packed Hooked On Sonics tonight with yours truly, Omar Sonics! If you're feeling lightheaded, you should probably stop readin' this now: 


Frequencies :: CJLO 1690 AM (Montréal)

"Concordia University’s campus/community radio station may be a bit hard to find, but it sure isn’t hard to love. When not having their Fundrive or just plain having fun, the team at CJLO is hard at work making soundscapes for their city and the world to enjoy." - Carol Fraser


Track Premiere: Metal Flesh, Degrees of Freedom

Computer Sourire is delighted to premiere Degrees of Freedom’s first track in nearly thirty years “Metal Flesh” on the upcoming show this Tuesday December 6.


Today @ 1PM: The Jezabels on Ashes to Ashes

Tune into Ashes to Ashes this afternoon at 1pm to hear an interview with Australian quartet the Jezabels! The group, consisting of vocalist Hayley Mary, guitarist Samuel Lockwood, keyboardist Heather Shannon, and drummer Nik Kaloper, will be bringing the anthems from their most recent album, Synthia, to Montreal this Saturday, November 26 th at L’Astral.

Ashes to Ashes is your weekly dose of music from the 1980's that has stood the test of time, featuring bits of indie rock, alt-country, electronic, hip-hop, funk, and even a dash of reggae; hosted by Alex, every Tuesday from 1-2 PM!


Mundial Montreal Spotlight and Give-Away on "Champs of the Local Scene"

Mundial Montreal, The Gateway to North America's World Music Network, is back for its 6th edition, November 15-18th with the theme Music Without Boarders. From spotlights on Aboriginal Sounds, Canadian and International artists, learn how a group of musicians and music lovers work together by creating music projects to help heal communities.

With some of the best world music artists from Canada and abroad, panels and workshops, showcases, and networking activities, you are surely to discover a new sound or make a new friend! 


Today @ 1PM: Sorry Girls on Ashes to Ashes!

Tune into Ashes to Ashes this afternoon at 1pm to hear an interview with Montreal duo Sorry Girls!  Consisting of Heather Foster Kirkpatrick and Dylan Konrad Obront, the duo recently released their debut EP, entitled Awesome Secrets.  Be sure to catch Sorry Girls tonight at 8pm for the EP's release show at La Vitrola. You won't want to miss it!

Ashes to Ashes is your weekly dose of music from the 1980's that has stood the test of time, featuring bits of indie rock, alt-country, electronic, hip-hop, funk, and even a dash of reggae; hosted by Alex, every Tuesday from 1-2 PM!

 

 


Looking for your dream job? We're hiring!

Do you live and breathe for community projects, radio and music? Well, we've got the job for you! CJLO 1690AM is looking to the future and we hope that you'll come along for the ride. We're currently building our team and looking to fill a number of positions including: 

  • Program Director ​
  • Magazine Director 
  • Additional Content Editor 
  • RPM Music Director 

For full details, check our job postings page. Deadlines to apply vary per position. 

 


Breathe with BVST on CJLO Tonight!

While heavy, angry music is a great way to soothe the savage beast, tonight, you deserve a two hour break. Take a deep breath and join Angelica for a very special BVST on CJLO. Instead of your customary best (& worst) of rock'n'roll, country, punk and metal, come enjoy a smooth, relaxing mix of sounds, music, and audio clips designed to make the harsh reality of the day melt away, so you can rise ready to rage again tomorrow. Experience a quieter, gentler BVST tonight from 7 to 9pm ET, only on CJLO 1690AM / www.cjlo.com!

Tonight 10/27 @ 6pm: Best Fern performs live, and Jenn Wasner of Flock of Dimes calls in on Hooked on Sonics

Coming up tonight 6-8pmET on Hooked on Sonics, Montreal duo Best Fern drops by to promote their latest EP and play a live session including a new cover they've been working on. Also, Jenn Wasner of Flock of Dimes calls in to talk about her new project. Flock of Dimes will be performing this weekend Saturday Oct 29 @ The Ritz Tune in!


CJLO x RBMA- Waves of Honey interviews Oklou & Suicideyear: 7pm

Tune into to CJLO's last Red Bull Music Academy takeover tonite- starting with Head Music Director Omar Sonics (Hooked on Sonics) at 6pm and continuing with the notorious Honeydrip of Waves of Honey at 7pm, who will be interviewing Suicideyear and Oklou! Tune in for a good dose of mellow hip hop and electronic, to help you through yet another scandalous week...


CJLO 2016 FUNdrive Raffle Winners! Thanks for your support!

Hey everyone, so the results are finally in! Here is the list of winners for this year’s FUNdrive Raffle! Thanks to everyone that bought raffle tickets, made pledges and showed their support by coming to an event! Thanks to you, we can continue to keep campus/ community radio healthy in 2017!! Major thanks to all of our sponsors for their donations- we couldn’t do it with out your help!


TONITE: CJLO live from Red Bull Music Academy w/ Ghost Wavvves, Tay Salem, & Casey M: 6-8PM

Tune in tonight, 6-8pm, when CJLO will be live from Red Bull Music Academy for interviews with Ghost Wavvves, Tay Salem, and Casey M Q! Join two of our brightest Music Directors, Kell Bell Fo and DJ Lady Oracle as they take on the second semester of Red Bull Music Academy's session in Montreal!


Tomorrow @ 1pm: Lucid Living on Ashes to Ashes

Tune into Ashes to Ashes tomorrow at 1pm to hear an in-studio performance and interview recorded with Shirin Delsooz, aka Montreal artist Lucid Living!  Delsooz spoke about her new EP, Warriors, trying to make a change as an artist, and getting people to dance to socially-conscious lyrics.  You won’t want to miss it!


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