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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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Timbre Concerts Presents: Lee Fields & The Expressions with Special Guests The Ballantynes | July 3rd

What do you do when you got the post-Canada Day blues? Rather than being down about your patriotic celebrations coming to an end, put your dancing shoes on and groove to uplifting soul music from Lee Fields & The Expressions along with Vancouver’s incredible band The Ballantynes next Thursday at The Imperial. It is not […]

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Timbre Concerts Presents: Dean Wareham with Special Guest Jody Glenham | June 27th

On Friday, June 27th, come down to the Biltmore Cabaret to check out two amazing singer-songwriters in action; Dean Wareham and Vancouver’s own Jody Glenham. Dean Wareham is renowned for his poignant contemplation on American life. His self-titled album has received critical acclaim from Pitchfork and Rolling Stone. Here’s a slice off his album called […]

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CiTR Presents: Young Liars Album Release Party w/ Gang Signs @ The Fox Cabaret

   This Saturday(June 14th), The Fox Cabaret will be hosting the album release party of Young Liars, featuring GANG SIGNS  as guests!  According to Andrew Beck, Young Liars was formed “from a combination of old bands breaking up, a few members staying together and a friend of a friend joining along the way.” Drummer Tyler […]

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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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UBC Moving Minds 2014! May 15

  On Thursday May 15 2014, UBC’s School of Kinesiology  presents the 4th Annual Moving Minds! UBC Moving Minds is a free, non-competitive walk/run that helps promote the use breaks from work to support one’s health and well-being. It offers education as well as a community atmosphere that enables UBC community members to create healthy habits that […]

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