Latest Publications

CiTR’s Very First Broadcast Camp!

CiTR-camp-poster-finalCiTR is very excited to introduce a new collaboration with the University Neighbourhood Association. CiTR Radio camp!

Interested in the Media? Want to host your own radio show or podcast, and interview experts and your facvourite bands? In this day camp CiTR will teach you how to record and edit sound, do an interview, use our broadcast boards and host your own radio show! No experience is necessary, and it will show you all of the behind the scenes action!

Learn all about independent media and spend a week in the studios of CiTR!

Location: CiTR Studios Rm. 3500 – 6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, B.C.  V6T 1Z1

When: Monday July 13- Friday July 17, 1pm-4pm each day

Ages: 11-15 years of Age

Cost: $150

Register here!

We are moving! Our address is changing!

CiTR is moving into the new Student Union Building in June, and our address is changing! Please update your records, and send the sweet stuff to us here: CITR Rm. 3500 – 6133 University Boulevard, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z1

Also, please forgive our inattentiveness to email!

You’re invited to our new station opening party!

web-adAfter 46 years in the SUB, CiTR and Discorder will be moving into a new station in the new Student Union Building. We’re inviting members, friends, donors, fans and alumni to be a part of it! Alumni will have the chance to host shows throughout the weekend, participate in the last broadcast in Room 233, and parade to the first broadcast in our new studios! We hope you can join us.


Check out the details and register for the event!

CiTR’s New Station’s First Television Appearance

CiTR’s successful transition has been caught on film by The Vancouver Sun!

Click the image to check it out!

CiTR New Station

CiTR’s First Television Appearance!

Check out CiTR’s new digs on the Vancouver Sun!

Video: CiTR 101.9 FM has a new home.

Bepi Crespan Presents…


On this Sunday’s morning Bepi Crespan Presents… (0700 – 0900 PDT) – New music from Kink Gong, Lerin / Hystad, Metabolismus und Fifty-Fifty, MFKN,   Mutamassik, Psychic Reality and Sagat.

Bepi Crespan and CiTR… start your Sunday Brunch off right!

Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…


Bepi Crespan gets behind the wheels of steel on this Friday’s Nardwuar The Human Serviette Presents…

 On deck — Italo disco giants Righeira, The Rockets and obscure Italian new wave, plus new Marcello Mercado, Purple Crow,  Adrian Sherwood, and John M. Bennett.

Tune in from 3:30 – 5:00 PM PDT following Radio Zero.


SHAKE/ARAMA II will be in Vancouver this Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4


Don’t miss the second annual Shake! Records SHAKE/ARAMA II in Vancouver this Friday, July 3 and Saturday, July 4 at The Wise Hall & Lounge.

Including many local favourite bands all jammed into 2 days are Defektors, Twin Crystals, Nervous Talk, Surprise Party, and Hansmole!

Tickets are $15 (or $20 at the door) and are available for purchase at Neptoon Records, Zulu Records, Dandelion Records & Emporium, and Horses Records! Tickets are also available online here.

Our New Station Celebration LIVESTREAM!

We’re releasing a cassette!

SUB POP TAPE COVER (1)We’re releasing a tape of live, in-studio performances off our podcasts and reel to reels, along with quirky ads and station IDs going back to the 1960’s!

The tape is available to donors who gave $101.9 or more, and will be available to everybody on bandcamp on Saturday! Donors can pick up their cassettes at the party.

Thanks to all the musicians who donated their music!

Check out the track list:

Side A.

[Let’s Get Digital] Fundrive 2015 promo (Jon Kew)
Cub “Motel 6” Oct 1, 1992 (Thunderbird Radio Hell)
[Sounds New in ’62] 1962 UBC Radio promo
Julie Doiron “The Gambler” Mar 1, 2010 (Thunderbird Radio Hell)
[Druken Female Robot] 2012 station ID
The Hip Type “He’ll Look Better” April 1, 1987 (Tape-a-Mania)
[Ugly Week] 1962 promo
Loose Tights “No Marriage” June 1, 2012 (LGBTQ Day)
[Random CiTR promo]
Movieland “Rant” [+ a CiTR jingle] March 12, 1992 (Thunderbird Radio Hell)
Corsage “Rome” July 30, 1982 (Live from the SUB Ballroom)

Side B.

[CiTR is the Best Club] 2014 Station Promo (Ryan Rosell)
Satina Saturnina “Two Bit Angel” April 29, 1999 (Thunderbird Radio Hell)
[Varsity Grill] 1963 ad
Fine Mist “Stop or Start” October 2, 2009 (24 Hours of Thunderbird Radio Hell)
[A Date That Will Live in Infamy] 1963 ad
Young Braised “Vision” May 27, 2014 (Crimes and Treasons)
[BBC ad]
The Passenger May 25, 2014 (More Than Human)
[Sign-off] 1962/63 UBC Radio (Brian Brenn)

CiTR’s New Station Opening Party is Only 2 Sleeps Away!


History is happening this Friday, June 26 and Saturday, June 27! After 46 years, CiTR is moving to the new Student Union Building, The Nest, and we are celebrating! Bring your friends, mother, father, significant other, your wonderful self, children, or whoever and join in on the festivities!

Featuring performances by TV Ugly and Sur Une Plage on Saturday, June 27.

RSVP to the Facebook event here.

Join local Vancouver talent and beyond at Sled Island 2015 in Calgary

Join headliners Godspeed! You Black Emperor, Television, De La Soul, Ex Hex, and Yo La Tengo in Calgary, AB this week from June 24-28!

Amongst headliners from all over, Sled Island includes Vancouver’s own Cult Babies, Dead Soft, The Courtneys, Tough Age, Sarah Davachi, The Plodes and more!

Please support Vancouver talent and beyond in our neighbouring province!

Visit for tickets and more information.


Bepi Crespan Presents…

On this Sunday morning’s Bepi Crespan Presents… (0700 – 0900 PDT) – New music from Kerovnian, Iron Fist of the Sun, Man Power, MKFN, Lifted, reissued Piero Umiliani and Colombian ’45s.bepi
Bepi Crespan and CITR…start your Sunday Brunch off right!