Stephanie Saretsky

This week we're going to be doing things a little differently. The DJ of the Week spot is going to CJLO's new Station Manager; Stephanie Saretsky. Stephanie would like to introduce herself and thought it would be nice to do it by filling out the CJLO DJ questionnaire. So take a minute and get to know the new person in charge and this week's "DJ" of the Week - Stephanie Saretsky.

What is your DJ alias? & what are its origins?

El Capitane, because I’m the boss.

What is your station's name?


What genre?

Manning the board – full steam ahead!

How long have you been at CJLO?


What is the best thing about working at CJLO?

Getting to meet a lot of amazing new people and being a part of helping the station grow.

Describe your CJLO as a potential life partner. What are its qualities?

Independent and scrappy, but sweet and easygoing at the same time.

Two reasons you host a show

1) I think community radio is extremely important for giving a voice to the voiceless, especially in our political climate today

2) I freakin’ love making radio, hearing radio, and encouraging others to make radio.

What do you think makes your station unique?

We’re on the AM dial, it gives us a unique sound.

If you weren't at CJLO, in what other ways would you express yourself?

I dabble in animation… we should make crafts sometime.

What was the biggest turning point in your musical journey?

Discovering Radiolab and This American Life

Fill in the blanks:

If I could travel back in time and bring back anyone, I would bring back Catherine of Aragon because I really want to know if her first marriage to Henry VIII’s brother was actually consummated.

What are your 2 favorite albums of all time?

Elton John – Captain Fantastic and the Brown Dirt Cowboy
Tegan and Sara – The Con 

What is the one piece of technology you cannot live without?

My oven. I love food. Yum.

Describe yourself in 3 words:

Little, friendly, committed.