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Discorder Readership Survey!

Hey readers! Have you picked up a copy of Discorder lately? That magazine from CiTR 101.9 FM wants to know more about its readers and how you feel about the magazine. Fill out the Discorder Readership Survey, and you’ll be entered in a draw to win gift certificates to Vinyl Records, The Rickshaw, and The Lido! The survey […]

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Shindig Night Six: Alea Rae, Poles and Scotty P & The Virgins

New week, new SHiNDiG! Congrats to SKIM MILK, who won last night and will be moving on to the semi-finals in January! Along with exposure in the local music scene, entrants have the opportunity to win studio time, features in Discorder Magazine, music industry consultations, and showcases with Music Waste, Canadian Music Week, and AMS Events. […]

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Shindig Night Five: Skim Milk, Spring Breaks & Two Doges and A Couple of Bauds

Once again, three awesome acts are going to be hitting the stage at The Hindenburg this Tuesday for another week of SHiNDiG! Malk won last week and will be moving onto the semi-finals to be held in January! The prizes up for grabs include studio time, features in Discorder Magazine, posters, as well as showcases with Music Waste, […]

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Media Democracy Day 2014 at Vacouver Public Library Central Branch- November 7th to 8th

This year’s Media Democracy Day Vancouver is happening this weekend, with CiTR providing a live broadcast from 12PM to 6PM this Saturday! The Media Democracy Project works hard to create a significant presence for noncommercial media in Canada. The three main objectives of Media Democracy are outlined in its three-pronged approach: KNOW THE MEDIA by engaging […]

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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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Shindig Night 3: Revered, Screaming Queens & The Spheres

After a second week of SHiNDiG with Still Creek Murder moving on to the semi-finals, we’re moving right on to week three with three more bands getting ready to take the stage at The Hindenburg next Tuesday night! In case you forgot, SHiNDiG is CiTR’s “battle of the bands,” an event that has hosted more than 800 bands […]

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Check out these Shindig prize packs!

Here are the Shindig prize packs – we’re also recruiting more! 1st place: * 2 full days and 1 night of recording plus mastering of 5 songs at Rain City Recorders * 2 hours of free labour ($140) from Backline Musician Services * Automatic acceptance to Music Waste 2015 * Showcase spot at Canadian Music […]

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Live@Lunch on Monday – CiTR and AMS Events present The Flintettes

The Flintettes are playing Monday at 12 noon north of the SUB! Read more about The Flintettes in Discorder Magazine… CiTR and AMS Firstweek bring you awesome live music every day of the first week of classes! Stop by and enjoy a tour of Vancouver’s music scene hosted by CiTR DJs. These shows are also […]

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Temporary Power Outage!

Due to a temporary electrical shutdown at the Student Union Building (SUB) in UBC’s Vancouver campus, CiTR will not be broadcasting its regular content from 09:00 tomorrow morning (Sunday, August 17th) till about 06:00 Monday, August 18th. However, CiTR will still be broadcasting some groovy tunes in the form of a giant playlist that is […]

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Timbre Concerts Presents: Benjamin Booker with Special Guests The Districts, and Eric Campbell & The Dirt at The Media Club| August 13th

On Wednesday night, Timbre Concerts brings a night of fresh faced indie rockers at The Media Club. Benjamin Booker is an ridiculously talented 22 year old based in New Orleans. He played his first live show just two years ago but has come a long way already by being featured on the Late Show with […]

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