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Shindig Finals: Still Creek Murder, Skim Milk and Funk Schwey

IT’S HERE. Join us for the annual SHiNDiG finals on Friday, February 6th!  And it’s live on-air at 101.9FM or online at citr.ca Since launching in 1983, over 800 bands have played SHiNDiG. This year’s prizes include studio time, showcases at Music Waste and Toronto’s Canadian Music Week, Discorder features and more! After twelve weeks of competition, […]

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DJ 101.9 is back! Learn to DJ with CiTR

Learn how drum beats and loops work, and how to mix music at CiTR! Our DJ 101.9 workshops are from 6-9 PM on Tuesdays in the CiTR studios. Free for students and CiTR members! No experience is necessary, and equipment is provided. Want to learn how to make your own tracks or mix tapes? Interested in remixing […]

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Shindig Semis Night Three: Tarantula Head, Funk Schwey and Purple Hearts Social Club

Join us for the final SHiNDiG semis of the year before the finals! Tarantula Head, Funk Schwey and Purple Hearts Social Club will be taking the stage this Tuesday, January 27th to compete for the last spot. Congrats to Still Creek Murder and Skim Milk, who won the first two semis. You’ll have an opportunity to […]

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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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Shindig Night Seven: Glad Rags, Stanley Park and Tarantula Head

Next Tuesday is Alumni Night at SHiNDiG, followed by a fresh batch of local talent! Post-punk band Poles won this week, and will be back to compete in the semi-finals in January. Founded in 1983, SHiNDiG has provided a platform to showcase local bands and musicians in all genres. This year, prizes include studio time, features in Discorder Magazine, music industry […]

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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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