Archive for the ‘Shows’ Category

PostSecret: The Show – January 20th to February 7th

PostSecret is coming to the Firehall Arts Centre tomorrow night! From January 20th till February 7th, you will be able to experience a crowd-sourced narrative exploring our deepest fears, ambitions, and confessions. The Vancouver edition of PostSecret: The Show features TJ Dawe, Kahlil Ashanti, and Justin Sudds, each of whom will use their stage presence […]

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24 Hours of Radio Art 2015!

Update Schedule Below! On Saturday, 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.  See the full (updated as of January 16) schedule here: Schedule 2015 Featuring: Javier Pinango, Don […]

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From Local to Global Discourses

On October 24, 2013, CiTR’s Persian-English program, Simorgh, hosted an interview with director and author, Soheil Salimi, of “Butcher Angels”. The movie, Butcher Angels is a narrative about the Indigenous people of Afghanistan, based on real events documented by activists and journalists. The movie raised controversial yet prominent discussions about the agendas of humanitarian projects […]

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Join us for 24 Hours of Student Power!

On Monday, December 1st, CiTR will be hosting 24 Hours of Student Power! The annual event has students broadcasting live from the station for a full 24 hours. Numerous UBC clubs and organizations will be coming on air to chat about, and promote their cause. List of participants includes the UBC Social Justice Centre, Blank Vinyl Project, […]

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Guitarist Adrian Verdejo: Guest Appearance and Live Performance on 4’33”

Please join me in welcoming Adrian Verdejo for a live on-air performance on 4’33”, on Monday, Dec. 1st, 6-7pm. As an in-demand Vancouver-based guitarist, Adrian performs both as a soloist and with the Victoria Guitar Trio and Erato Ensemble. He has also performed with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra, the Turning Point Ensemble and the Aventa […]

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Shindig Night 4: Double Standards, Malk & Speller

Another Tuesday means another lineup of stellar music at The Hindenburg! Congrats to Revered, who won last night’s SHiNDiG and will be back for the semi-finals early next year! Founded in 1983, SHiNDiG has provided a platform for hundreds of bands and musicians of all different genres. Prizes this year include studio time, showcases with Music Waste, Canadian Music Week […]

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Vancouver New Music’s Sonic Topographies – Oct 16th to 19th

Vancouver New Music’s Sonic Topographies starts today! The festival showcases composers, musicians and sound artists who are fostering new, sound-based explorations of ideas that emerge from natural, interlocking cycles and alternative systems of thought. Be sure to check out CiTR’s live broadcast of the event tonight and Sunday! Tune in tonight at 101.9FM or online […]

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Catch the radio premiere of Graham Flett’s “The Duke of Green” on 4’33” today!

Tune in to CiTR 101.9FM from 6-7PM today to catch the radio premiere of The Duke of Green, a new musical work by award-winning composer Graham Flett! Inspired by sustainable living and architecture, and in line with the city’s Greenest City 2020 Action Plan, The Duke of Green had its world premiere at the Van Dusen Botanical […]

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Jocelyn Morlock, Canada’s leading new music composer, will appear on 4’33”

This Monday, between 6-7pm, Jocelyn Morlock will make a guest appearance on 4’33”, a program dedicated to avant-garde, experimental and new music. Jocelyn has recently been named the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra Composer-in-Residence for a two year post beginning in September. For the past two years, Jocelyn has served as the inaugural Composer-in-Residence for Vancouver’s innovative […]

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Fortune Sound Club Presents: BESTiE “No Bad Days” Album Release Party | May 30

  Friday May 30th Fortune Sound Club presents BESTiE “No Bad Days” Debut Album Release Party Early Show! with guests SUNSHINE, N E E D S, DERRIVAL, CAN I LIVE DJS! BESTiE started in 2012 in East Vancouver when friends Andrew Janczewski, Tristan Orchard, Daniel Ruiz and Rob Cameron started jamming, with the goal of making a fun accessible pop […]

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