Press Clips

CBC Radio One

Interview with Duncan McHugh by Stephen Quinn, On The Coast
March 9, 2011

CBC Radio 3

The Station Shout Out: Luke Meat from CiTR picks The Tranzmitors
May 14, 2009 by Lauren Burrows

Vancouver Sun

Book review: Indie record label stays in Mint condition
Oct 6, 2011 by Francois Marchand

West Coast Reggae-Caribbean Music Awards celebrate B.C.’s finest of the genre
March 22, 1011 by Francois Marchand

CiTR and Mint Records team up for indie compilation: Limited-edition vinyl album features Vancouver underground artists Fanshaw and Fine Mist among others
Feb 24, 2011 by Francois Marchand

Arts and the city: Meet the new breed of impresario taking Vancouver culture to the cusp
July 23, 2010 by Francois Marchand


Nardwuar, “On Da Spot” July/August, 2011


No Love For The Dire Straits
Jan 19, 2011 by Carson Jerema

The Province

Hip Hop Eh tracks Canada’s place in the genre
June 5, 2012, by Glen Schaefer

From the hub at the Cobalt, the scene has moved to Funky Winkerbeans and now thrives
May 29, 2012 by Tom Harrison

Fresh At Twenty
September 29, by Tom Harrison

UBC Hockey 2011-12: New netminding depth has net effect Thunderbirds seek heading into Canada West season
Oct 6, 2011 Howard Tsumura

Noisemakers get heard: Hidden Towers’ driving style takes prize
July 28, 2010 by Stuart Derdeyn
‘Tis a rare thing indeed to find a heavy act taking any battle of the bands contest, let alone one such as CiTR’s Shindig.

Metro News

Bloodied But Unbowed captures Vancouver’s punk rock scene
November 16, 2011 by Jared Story

Nardwuar wants to do the twist with Gorbachev
Oct 12, 2011 by Ariana Kaknevicius

North Shore News

Indie songsters look to social media
April 10, 2012 by Rosalind Duane

BC Local News

Indie Band Snags Top Spot
Dec 16, 2010 by Alex Browne


Documentary Examines Canadian Hip-Hop with Help from Shad, Cadence Weapon, Buck 65
June 12, 2012, by Alex Hudson

JC/DC Studios
June 2012 by Ian Gormely

Kaitlin Fontana Author of Fresh At Twenty: The Oral History of Mint Records
November 2, 2011 by Ian Gormely

Vancouver’s ‘Powerchord’ Celebrates 25 Years On-Air with Anniversary Concert Featuring Woods of Ypres, Titans Eve
Feb 9, 2011 by Gregory Adams

Mint Records and CiTR’s Pop Alliance Compilation Gets Release Show with Slam Dunk, Fanshaw, Role March
Feb 7, 2011 by Alex Hudson

Mint Records and CiTR Rope in No Kids, Apollo Ghosts, Fine Mist for Pop Alliance Compilation
Nov 25, 2010 by Alex Hudson

Exclaim’s Can’t Miss Concerts
Even if you haven’t had the pleasure of meeting CiTR’s Ben Lai, you’d be well advised to head to his 2009 birthday bash. Electro-pop duo Fine Mist lead a bill that promises to dish out the good times, as well as some “special guests.”

Georgia Straight:

SHiNDiG! 2011 is taking submissions
August 4, 2011 by Adrian Mack

June 7, 2011 by Michelle da Silva

Motörhead all business in Vancouver
Feb 8, 2011 by Steve Newton
I should have known that I’d run into Metal Ron—the long-time cohost of CiTR Radio’s popular heavy-metal show Powerchord—at Motörhead on Monday.

CITR radio has produced its first official compilation album
Nov 25, 2010 by Adrian Mack

Inkstuds spotlights alt-comics luminaries
October 27, 2010 by John Lucas

Shane Turner goes into guitar-pop overdrive
August 11, 2010 by Alex Hudson

SSRIs are getting better all the time ” June 10, 2010 feature by Jenny Charleston
the guys were in the midst of celebrating their second-place result in the 2007 edition of CiTR’s Shindig battle-of-the-bands competition

Bloodied but Unbowed traces Vancouver’s punk history
May 6, 2010 by Mike Usinger

Vancouver Is Awesome

CiTR Pop Alliance Compilation, Vol.2 – Post 1 of 3
March 23, 2011 by Bob Kronbauer

V.I.A. and Discorder show reviews
Jan 8, 2011 by Bob Kronbauer

Scene & Heard: VIA & Discorder show at The Biltmore!
Dec 30, 2010 by Christine McAvoy

Discorder Comedy Issue
June 14, 2010 by Bob Kronbauer

The Tyee

Nudes and Nostalgia: Robert Fougère’s exhibit of found and original photos rubs against ‘current post-silicone cultural values.’ April 5, 2012, by Gregory Adams

Heartbreak, Fisticuffs, and Cuddlecore: A new book goes way behind the scenes for the 20th anniversary of Mint Records
October 6, 2011 by Gregory Adams

Granville Mag
Six Vancouver DJs prove video didn’t kill the radio star
August 16, 2010 by Jess McMahon

Mint Records

BIG NEWS: Vol. 3 of The Vancouver Pop Alliance Compilation IS COMING SOON!
January 15, 2013

Mint and CiTR release limited edition Vancouver compilation LP!!
Nov 25, 2010

The Vancouver Courier

Friday night live at unlikely music venue: British Ex-Servicemen’s Association on Kingsway hosts weekly Indie Pop Vancouver Series
November 14, 2011

Film gives Vancouver punks their due
May 5, 2010 by Michael Kissinger

With a little help from Discorder’s friends
March 4, 2010 by Lower Mainland Publishing

Listeners seem to like what they’re hearing
Dec 3, 2008 by Shawn Connor

Jack Velvet spreads the Suburban Jungle love
Aug 13, 2008 by Lower Mainland Publishing

Scout Magazine

Sean Orr: On Discorder…
April 23, 2010 by Sean Orr


What’s CiTR?

May 2012 Alumni Blog

The Last Word with Nardwuar the Human Serviette
March/April 2012

CiTR, the Blue Brigade and the Rise of the Volunteers
Spring 2010 by Chris Petty

The Ubyssey

CiTR celebrates independent media with Reclaim Your Radio
November 16, 2011 by Scott MacDonald

SHiNDiG! returns for another year of battle
Oct 5, 2011 by Catherine Guan

Photo: Geoff Lister, The Ubyssey

Our Campus: Gracing the airwaves on CiTR
September 11, 2011 by Jonny Wakefield

AMS executive profiles: VP Finance Elin Tayyar
September 7, 2011 by Kalyeena Makortoff

Fee opt-outs keep resource groups, CiTR accountable: AMS
September 4, 2011 by Kalyeena Makortoff

CiTR sends off two long-time staff members in restructure: Luke Meat and Bryce Dunn say goodbye after ten years at the station
June 6, 2011 by Ginny Monaco

Judging CiTR’s new vinyl comp by its cover
March 6, 2011 by Ginette Monaco

Video: All hands on decks at CiTR’s That DJ Competition
Nov 22, 2010 by Charles Depman

CiTR: “Rolling with the times”
Oct 15, 2010 by Ian Turner

CiTR: Your Community Radio Station?
Oct 14, 2010 by Editorial Staff

Can you dig it? CiTR’s Shindig enters 26th year
Sept 16, 2010 by Ginette Monaco

Discorder on the ropes
March 4, 2010 by Jonny Wakefield

Walter TV and Peace out of place
Nov 22, 2009 by Jonny Wakefield

CiTR’s Third annual DJ competition crops up local talent
Nov 16, 2009 by Nicole Gall

What me, CiTR and Palin have in common
Oct 28, 2009 by Jeff Blake

T-Birds take to the air waves
Sept 12, 2006 by Jeff Blake

CiTR funds fade away
Oct 20, 1998 by Sarah Galashan

And more!

More Than Human Records Launches Contemporary Electronic Music Label
July 30, 2013

None of the Hits, All the Time: the 2011 CITR Fundrive
November 24, 2011 by Patrik Parkes in politicalsensei

ROCK AND RADIO UBC’s CiTR may be ready for graduation
February, 2011 by Idlir Fida in the Capilano Courier

Fundrive at CiTR in its Last Day
Nov 25, 2010 by Rob Pettapiece in The CIS Blog

CITR UBC Radio 1990s For Cash
Nov 23, 2010 in Airchecker

CiTR Radio Launches New Program Featuring GC Lectures
on Green College website

CiTR’s Fundrive Finale Party

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