Archive for the ‘Special Programming’ Category

CiTR and Music Waste Present: Victory Square Block Party 2014! 2-9PM August 31st

Summer is nearly at its end…but there is still room for one last hurrah: Victory Square Block Party! From 2-9pm enjoy amazing live music at Victory Square Park, located at the Cambie and Hastings intersection in Downtown Vancouver. This year’s lineup is absolutely killer with featured acts including: The Shilohs, Dead Soft, Supermoon, Nervous Talk, […]

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CiTR live at Vancouver Folk Music Festival 8 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday!

This weekend, embrace Vancouver’s gorgeous summer weather to the soothing sounds of Folk music from all over the world. That’s right, it is the 37th annual Vancouver Folk Music Festival, back once again at Jericho beach and bursting to the seams with great music more than ever before! CiTR and Discorder will be at the […]

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CiTR at Khatsahlano Street Party! July 12th

This Saturday, July 12th, rock out at Vancouver’s biggest music and arts festival of the summer; Khatsahlano Street Party! This year, CiTR has partnered with Zulu Records for a sponsored stage at Cypress and West 4th. Featured acts at the Zulu Records and CiTR stage include: Phoenix Thunderbird, Shawn Mrazek Lives!, Sunday Morning, Inherent Vices, […]

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Skate Jam at UBC Skate Park! | July 4th

Freestyle skateboarding, Nardwuar, and great summer tunes all come together this Friday, July 4th, at UBC’s Skate Park (the first campus skateboard park in North America!). The Skate Jam was created by Skullskates board shop in collaboration with the University Neighbourhood Association, and CiTR! Come down to hang out or skate! Starring Andy Anderson and […]

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Young braised Live on Crimes and Treasons Radio Tonight!

  Tonight on Crimes and Treasons from 9pm to 11pm on CiTR 101.9FM and citr.ca! Rapper Young Braised! Young Braised delivers a very exciting and once in a lifetime set LIVE  from CiTR Studio’s. As per the wishes of the artist himself, remember to blast this alone through an amplifying device of preference at outrageously high […]

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Poor Boy live from CiTR! Friday 16th, 9-10PM

This Friday, Nellie of the The Cat’s Pajams will host a special 9-10PM edition of her show. Vancouver artist Poor Boy will feature and play a set of tunes live on-air from our lounge! Former frontman of Vancouver Punk band Sisyphus, Poor Boy is Sacha McKenna’s ongoing bedroom rock recording project. Tune in for a […]

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Crimes & Treasons Live from The Astoria

WEEKLY FEVER NIGHT AT THE ASTORIA… …but with a MANIC CRIMINAL twist. On April 29, MANIA MAG and CRIMES & TREASONS is taking over your tuesday night! BROADCASTED LIVE ON 101.9fm CiTR from 9-11pm. Listen in or be there for the real real. “Listen as they bring you everything rap related, including the freshest cuts […]

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Resonating Reconciliation on CiTR

“Resonating Reconciliation” is a project funding local Aboriginal producers in 40 Canadian community radio stations to produce 30-minute documentaries on the legacies of Indian Residential Schools. This project was initiated by NCRA and Red Jam Slam Society with a grant from the Truth and Reconciliation Commission and Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada.   CiTR’s […]

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International Women’s Day 2014 I March 8 | 8AM – 10 PM

On Saturday, March 8, CiTR will be featuring programming from 8 AM – 10 PM that highlights female programmers, musicians, athletes, activists, organizations and more! Join us as we celebrate the role of women throughout the world with 14 hours (!!!) of vibrant, energetic and dynamic programming you won’t hear anywhere else. Click through for […]

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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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