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Katharsis is a weekly journey to the polar regions of contemporary music. These unfamiliar musical frontiers are scoured for adventurous…

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The Inmost Light

Join Shion as he explores the depths of industrial, prog, folk, and avant-garde.

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Radio Interference

The sounds and rhythms of present day dystopia.

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Processed is a show that will explore the other side of electronic music: These are not the club anthems that…

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Radio Oromia

News, music, and more for the Oromo community!

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Hellenic Melodies

Tune in to Hellenic Melodies on CJSW 90.9FM every Saturday for a taste of Greek culture and music. Experience the…

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Speaking in Tongues

Speaking in Tongues is currently CJSW’s only generalist world music show. For two hours every week Speaking in Tongues features…

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Desi Vibes

Spend your Tuesday evening jamming to the finest in Bhangra beats, new and old with Desi Vibes, a veteran on…

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Dirty Needles

DirtyNeedles is Calgary’s premier weekly hip-hop mixshow on Calgary’s finest community radio station CJSW. Founded in 2001, DJ’s WyzeWon &…

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Freshly Squeezed

Put your mind at ease with Jamal’s weekly squeeze.

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Music Eats Its Young

A late-night mix of tunes with an emphasis on beats and hip hop.

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Mental Illness

Part two of Shaolin Sundays, DJ Cosm brings the beats.

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Lift The Bandstand

‘Lift The Bandstand’ is Wednesday evening Jazz on CJSW. The show is hosted by Gordon Hilton Fick. Gordon has been…

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Jazz Fo Yo Soul!

This weekly radio program hosted by Juno-award winning jazz Producer Scott Morin dispels the myth that jazz is an overly…

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The Morning After

Join Kenna Burima every Wednesday morning from 7 to 10 am on CJSW 90.9 FM for three hours of radio…

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Breaking The Tethers

Listen to Breaking The Tethers for music you could call jazz, broadly defined. Free, modal, experimental, avant, out there, and…

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Rock Bottom

Every metal fan has that gateway band or album which opened their mind to heavier, harder, more aggressive music. “Wicked…

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Tha Gospel Ov Fire

Tha Gospel Ov Fire: some “good news” from Heraclitus: an analytic embrace ov all aeternal flux just as it becomes-…

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Attention Surplus Overdrive

Continuing in the fine tradition of our original program, Attention Surplus Disorder (founded by Richard Z. which ran from 2001-2011)…

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Megawatt Mayhem

Crushing posers since 1986, Megawatt Mayhem stands as one of the world’s longest running Heavy Metal programs. Each week JP…

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Fossil Records

Each week Peter your musical archeologist unearths a CJSW chart from the past as featured in the annals of Vox…

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The Throwback: Off Duty Trip

Off Duty Trip is a show that will take the listener on a trip through both past and present post-punk,…

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MAPL Syrup Saturday Mornings

Start your Saturday exploring musicians of the great white north. Full playlists can be found on the MAPL Syrup main…

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The Cram Session

Get lost in your work with Taylor every Wednesday night at 11pm as he plays ambient electronic, and melodic post-rock…

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Level The Vibes

Playing ska, reggae, and lovers rock from the 60s onwards

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Road Pops

Bringing you music and opinion since 1984, featuring the best in dub, 4:20 reggae, gypsy, afrobeat, latin, electronica, breakbeat, soul…

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Sweaty people playing guitars loud; if you like that, you’re gonna love Contramandatum. Garage, surf, power pop, punk, metal, and…

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Wooly Bully

Tim takes you on a rip roaring rock n’ roll journey through the recess of 60’s garage to the heights…

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Avocado Daze

Take some time to chill with Hannah as she makes a playlist for every occasion.

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The Lost World

Journey into a dark and primeval world of post rock, folk, and punk, as host Sean Willett guides you through…

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Tombstone After Dark

Join revolving hosts Daren, Leah & Keri as we play you some country music – the good kind. The kind…

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The Blues Witness

Welcome to the Blues Witness, featuring the best in blues from across Canada and beyond.

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Nightmare Delirium

A mix-up and mash-up of the best of CJSW late-night tunes. It’s gothic. It’s dark. It’s the perfect soundtrack for…

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Radio Party

It’s a party and you’re invited. Bring a casserole to the party.

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The Doppler Effect

Tune in on Monday evenings from 9:00 to 10:00pm, when hosts Penny and Smoth meet you at the crossroads to…

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The Future Language

If you dig the weirder and waxier side of life, tune your eardrums for two hours of riveting misfit music…

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MAPL Syrup

Discover the musicians, artists, performers and lyrics that make Canada great. Marta explores every corner of our country to celebrate…

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Radio Interference

The sounds and rhythms of present day dystopia.

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Deep Trouble

The latest tracks from the fringes of dance & electronic music

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Big Friday

Hailing from a galaxy that communicates in bleeps and bloops, Myke blasts your Friday straight into bass-driven nirvana with an…

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The Phonograph Frolic

A weekly showcase of great and interesting music and recordings from 1900 thru 1940. If it ever spun at 78rpm,…

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My Two Cents Flat

Television may well be the opiate of the masses, CJSW is the drug of choice of the modern cognoscenti. My…

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The Folk Song Hour

This program is dedicated to the education and exploration of early 1900s folk musics, primarily from North America. For one…

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A journey within, around, and all over the expansive folk genre. Les and Bruce each bring a different side of…

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Theoretically Speaking

Theoretically Speaking is a show about absurd science. We take ridiculous hypotheticals and explore them as thoroughly as we can.

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Truth and Reconciliation Radio Alberta

In November of 2013, some of our CJSW news volunteers attended a public hearing of the Truth and Reconciliation Commission…

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Standing Rock

CJSW would like to acknowledge that we broadcast from treaty 7 and the traditional territory of the Niitsitapi (Blackfoot), Ĩyãħé…

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Space + Place

Space + Place is a conversation about architecture, the city, and the visual culture around us. Hosted by amery Calvelli…

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Yeah, What She Said

As the voice of Calgary’s feminist community we inform you about upcoming events and interview local women who are doing…

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We live at a time in human history rife with challenges; from income inequality to water scarcity to the nature…

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Artslink is a half-hour monthly program about the arts in Calgary. We will bring to listeners interviews on theatre, dance,…

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Writer’s Block

CJSW’s monthly foray into literature. Hosted and produced by Emily Ursuliak, Writer’s Block is focused on local events, writers, poets,…