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CJLO CHARTMANIA! >> TOP 5 ALBUMS 7/4/16 >> 1. Braids - Companion EP (Flemish Eye) - 2. Gypsy Chief Goliath - Citizens of Nowhere (Pitch Black) 3. Nails - You Will Never Be One Of Us (Nuclear Blast) - 4. Odonis Odonis - Post Plague (Telephone Explosion) 5. Mogwai - Atomic (Rock Action) >> Go to our official Charts page to see the full list of albums that charted this week!

PROGRAMMING NOTE >> DJ Brian 'Döc' Holidæ is set to retire his long-running hip hop music show, Phantastiq Cypha, to begin a brand new talk show called Geektastiq Cypha this week! Catch the first edition Wednesday, July 6th at 9PM, only on CJLO - 1690AM.

As part of our "On Rotation" artist residency program, set up with the generosity of the Community Radio Fund of Canada, we invite you to an amazing night as Strange Froots, our hip-hop group in residence, launches their EP on Thursday, July 14th at Groove Nation (410 Rachel E.). Doors open at 20:00. The event is PWYC with a $10 suggested donation, and all proceeds benefit Nobad Sound Studio.

We've teamed up with the folks at the KickDrum Summer Marathon in July for seven wonderful days of 100% Montreal-based music. Tune in to Champions of the Local Scene at 6PM on Wednesday, July 13th for our live broadcast and pre-show festivities at Blanc de Blanc (248 Villeneuve W.).

You'll definitely want to stick around to catch Jesse Speed, Constance, and Pallice. Doors open at 18:30, the show starts at 19:00, and tickets are only $7 + $1 (Plus One) = $8. That $1 from every ticket will go to support USC Canada - Seeds of Survival and their work to build resilience through ecological agriculture! Check out the Facebook event page for the latest news announcements.

CJLO - 1690 AM is looking for a new General Manager who will guide, organize, and motivate our dedicated and independent volunteers and staff. The chosen candidate will help take CJLO to the next level in its development and continued growth as one of North America's most well-respected campus and community radio stations. The deadline to apply is Thursday, July 7th at 11:59:59 PM. All the details are available on our Job Postings page.

PROGRAMMING NOTE >> Check out CJLO's brand new addition to our schedule, In Between Rounds! Our first ever show about the fighting ring. Your host DJ MILLZ will breakdown fights, talk with special guests, and bring you the weekly news on the fight universe Mondays at 2PM. Tune in!

There are countless ways you can get involved at CJLO, and we're always looking for new volunteers! Check out our Volunteer page for details and tips on how to apply!


--Main image courtesy of Ryan Statz.