Archive for the ‘CiTR Updates’ Category

4’33″ Special Guests this Monday. Tune in!

Gregory Gan, your host of 4’33” (every Monday at 6 p.m.), a program dedicated to bringing new music to CiTR listeners, is happy to announce that on Monday, February 3rd, 6-7pm, composer and media artist Adam Basanta and sound artist and ethnographer Jennifer Schine will join me in the studio for a chat about Music from the New Wilderness, a performance […]

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Discorder Fundraiser and New Format Launch Party | January 31

HAVE PLANS THIS FRIDAY? Well cancel them, because Discorder’s having a fundraiser, and it’s going to be a good time. So come one, come all to the Astoria to help that magazine from CiTR celebrates the launch of a brand-new redesign with some great local bands, including Cult Babies, Catlow, War Baby and Hallow Moon. […]

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CiTR January Workshop: Advanced DJing with DJ Kutcorners

Advanced DJ Workshop:  An advanced DJ workshop, hosted by Kutcorners   Monday January 27th 6-8pm in the UBC Student Union Building, Room 212 In this workshop Matt Perry (Kutcorners) will explain the concept and execution behind the making of the “Live sets”, that he and Dj Marvel have been performing as “The Freshest”.  The workshop […]

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24 Hours of Radio Art is on Friday!

On January 17, artists around the world celebrates Art’s Birthday and CiTR transmits local Radio Art to the world. Our celebration, 24 Hours of Radio Art will broadcast Midnight to Midnight on CiTR 101.9FM and www.citr.ca. Check out what we have lined up for you!  !uoy rof pu denil evah ew tahw tuo kcehC Midnight – 4am Bepi […]

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20 years of African Rhythms Radio

David Love Jones celebrates 20 years of African Rhythms Radio this Friday from 7:30-10:30 p.m. ( 3 hrs like the old days). Indeed, former co-host Mike will be back by phone (from the US) to celebrate the best in Jazz, Soul, Latin …so much to recall… what memories… so many great shows!! We will play […]

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Shindig Night 7: Spesh Pep, War Baby, Deaf Chords

Spesh Pep Spesh pep is a funk/pop Vancouver-based band currently working on their debut album. Check out a 3-track teaser of their new music on their Bandcamp page.   War Baby Vancouver’s War Baby is a  heavy rock power trio formed in 2007. Their most recent album, Jesus Horse, was released April 5th. Check out […]

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CiTR is hiring an Ad Coordinator for CiTR & Discorder – apply by Oct 18th

CiTR is a student-run organization that involves students and volunteers in decision making and operations, and is committed to creating a positive, volunteer-friendly atmosphere at the station. The station is funded by student fees, donations and advertising revenue. The Advertising Coordinator will support CiTR’s service to listeners, programmers and volunteers by maintaining and growing CiTR’s […]

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CiTR & the Gillar Prize! Live at 8:30 a.m. TODAY!

September 16, 2013, The Scotiabank Giller Prize today announces its longlist for this year’s award from the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia. CiTR is proud to carry this event live for its listeners worldwide, starting at 8:30 a.m. (PST) on Monday morning.  The event is co-hosted by UBC’s Creative Writing Program and the Vancouver Writers Fest. […]

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RED JAM SLAM!!!!

From Tuesday, September 10 – 13th, the best radio stations around Vancouver will broadcast only one thing between 3-7 p.m. RED JAM SLAM!!!! Each day is hosted by a different station, starting with CJSF on Tuesday and ending, on… eeeee!!!! Friday the 13th… with CiTR.  Check the line up below and get involved in the […]

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CiTR OPEN HOUSE – SEPTEMBER 5

CiTR is having an OPEN HOUSE on THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5 from 12 – 5 PM! Come by the station and meet the friendly staff and student executive team! Get a station tour! Go on the air! Meet really awesome people and make new friends! And most importantly, learn about all of the rad things that […]

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