CJLO

Vvon Dogma I on Grade A Explosives

Keeping it's resolution to make 2018 a better year for you than the dumpster fire that was 2017, Grade A Explosives will be treating you to an interview with former Unexpect bassist Frédérick Filiatrault about his solo project Vvon Dogma I this Sunday, January 21st.


Contest - Corey Gulkin

We're only 2 short weeks away from one of our most anticipated shows of the year and we want to send you to it!

To win a pair of tickets, just e-mail us at promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "COREY" - We'll announce the winner later this week

In All The Things I’ll Forget, dark folk singer-songwriter Corey Gulkin transforms the memories of an abusive relationship and its aftermath into a personal, introspective anthology that telegraphs the subtleties of abuse and forgiveness.


Majid Jordan Ticket Giveaway

Toronto-based R&B duo Majid Jordan are coming to MTELUS this Tuesday, Jan 16th and CJLO wants to send you to the show!

Thanks to our pals at evenko we got several pairs of tickets up for grabs! To win a pair of tickets, e-mail us at promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "MAJID JORDAN"

For more details on the show, check out the event page, HERE.


Fiver Comes to Montréal

CJLO's Promotions Director and host of The Neighbourhood, Josh, was lucky enough to catch up with Simone of Fiver (Also of One Hundred Dollars & The Highest Order) ahead of her upcoming Montreal performance this Saturday, Jan 13th at Petit Campus presented by Hello Darlin'. They had a great conversation which touched on concepts of delusion, tacit beliefs, colonialism and more...


New Max T Remix of Raveen's "Begin"

If you didn't already hear, we're hosting our third of five CJLO music department showcases at Casa del Popolo on Thursday, January 11th!


Holidays with The Rest of Us

There is so much in store for the next 3 weeks of The Rest of Us!

Host, Sylvain, has a Christmas special planned for December 19th, a Best Albums of 2017 episode on December 26, and a Best Live Performances of 2017 episode on January 2nd. Soooo many reasons to tune in!


CJLO TOP 30 (Dec 5th - 11th)

FRIDAYS = CHART DAYS!!

Above is CJLO's weekly TOP 30 from December 5th-11th. Our charts are compiled from actual airplay on our airwaves, broadcasted on 1690 AM in Montreal and its surrounding areas, as well as live via our website at CJLO.com

Montreal Locals: Ritual Master, Common Holly, Technial Kidman, Tshizimba, Shem G and The Barr Brothers

Canadian: Nordheim, Chad VanGaalen, Seer, METZ, Julie and The Wrong Guys, Casper Skulls, Mauno, Destroyer, Odonis Odonis, Alvvays, Tough Age, Beliefs and King Khan


BVST goes Santapalooza! VI

For the next two weeks, you're about to get all the holly jolly you can handle courtesy of BVST!


Corey Gulkin - All The Things I'll Forget

Montréal singer-songwriter Corey Gulkin (formerly Corinna Rose) is one of the city's most notable folk artists, best known for her experimental, dark, and intricate songwriting, as well as an off-kilter sense of rhythm and unconventional song structure. 


CJLO TOP 30 (Nov 28th - Dec 4th)

FRIDAYS = CHART DAYS!!

Above is CJLO's weekly TOP 30 from November 28th to Dec 4th. Our charts are compiled from actual airplay on our airwaves, broadcasted on 1690 AM in Montreal and its surrounding areas, as well as live via our website at CJLO.com

Montreal Locals: Ritual Master, Common Holly, Technial Kidman

Canadian: Casper Skulls, Odonis Odonis, METZ, Cardinals Pride, Biblical, Beliefs, Mauno, Chad VanGaalen, Alvvays, Emily Haines & The Soft Skeleton, Julie and The Wrong Guys, Destroyer, and Terra Lightfoot 


The Neighbourhood's Best of Montreal Countdown

On December 6th, our Promo Director and host of The Neighbourhood (Wednesdays at 5pm), Josh Spencer, laid down his Top 30 songs of 2017 from Montreal Artists!

Listen to the full broadcast of the countdown and all the tracks on SoundCloud, here. Otherwise, you can listen to all of the 30 songs in succession on Spotify, here.

 

Here's the complete list:

#1. What You’re Looking For by Raveen

#2. Rattlesnake by Fog Lake


Elevation MTL Contest!

This looks absolutely insane... Want to go?

We're sending 5 lucky people (and a friend each) to Elevation 2018 on March 17th with Borgore, DATSIK, Space Jesus, Riot Ten, Carbin and more! Thanks to our friends over at evenko you'll be getting a pair before tickets just as they go on sale on Dec 9th

To win, just tag a friend below and send us an e-mail at promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "Elevation

 

Here's a little recap from years previous!


#GeektastiqCypha - Last Episode!

#GeektastiqCypha is doing their end of year episode, which also (sadly) happens to be the last one at CJLO :( 


Ramona Córdova - Jan 16th

CJLO and The Rest of Us (Tuesdays at 8pm) are very pleased to present Ramona Córdova, Why Try (new project from Ryan White and Karyn Bailey) and Sarah M live at Casa del Popolo on Tuesday, January 16th!

Full event details can be found on Facebook, HERE. The show's only $7 (or pay-what-you-can)!


Having troubles finding new music?

CJLO recently launched our own Spotify Account (@CJLO1690am) with tons of amazing playlists and ways to discover new and underground music!

Most notably, we have created a playlist called "New Montreal || Sounds from the Ground", which is updated on a weekly basis with music released by Montreal based artists in the past 3 months. If you see anything missing, shoot us an e-mail at promo@cjlo.com. As long as it's new, local and on spotify, we want it to be on there. Right now, there's over 8 hours of new/local music!


Pages