Live Music Sunday - Penny For the Selfless and Pink Cocoon

February is a cold month, but CJLO is looking to warm your Sundays. This week, tune for a double dose of live music as Pancake Party and Grade A Explosives will both be having bands come into CJLO's recording studio, The Oven

International Clash Day - Feb 7th

CJLO is so excited to be partnering with KEXP for International Clash Day! Make sure to tune in to CJLO next Wednesday, February 7th for a full day of programming dedicated to the influential English punk band The Clash.

Black Panther - Ticket Contest

Did you hear that Kendrick is running the Soundtrack for Marvel's Black Panther?! Just another big reason to be excited about this film!

Annnndddd.... CJLO has got tickets up for grabs to an advance screening!!

To win, all you have to do is shoot us a quick e-mail to promo@cjlo.com with the title "BP" The screening will be taking place on the evening of Thursday, February 8th in Montréal.

Thanks for tuning into CJLO and keep posted on our social media for weekly giveaways:



CJLO TOP 30 (Jan 16th - 22nd)


Above is CJLO's weekly TOP 30 from January 16th to 22nd. Our charts are compiled from actual airplay on our airwaves, broadcasted on 1690 AM in Montreal and its surrounding areas, as well as live via our website at CJLO.com

Montreal Locals: Ritual Master, Tshizimba, Shem G, Ora Cogan, Joni Void, and Big Brave

Canadian: METZ, Tough Age, Beliefs, Mauno, Chad VanGaalen, Teenanger, Terra Lightfoot, Vantablack Warship, Chanhays, Bonnie Doon, and Moka Only

Tune into Charts & Crafts every Friday at 12pm to get a tast of our charts live on CJLO!

CJLO presents: The Link Magazine's February Launch Party

Events that combine music and a meaningful dialogue are our favourite!

Community Event - Upscale

One of our DJ's family members is hosting a fundraiser & formal party, UPSCALE, on Valentine's Day Weekend (Feb 10th)!!

Dress you best and enjoy killer music from 9 local DJs. Also, proceeds from this event will be going to The Strong Hinkson Organization as well as the St Lucia Cultural Association of Montreal

You can find all the details regarding the location, timing and music on the Facebook Event

Contest - Matt Holubowski

If you enjoy beautiful singer-songwriter music, look no further than local Montréal treasure Matt Holubowski!

You can catch him live alongside Mappe Of on Jan 27th at Église Sainte-Thérèse-d'Avila, a beautiful church just outside of Montréal in Sainte-Thérèse - EVENT HERE

To win a pair of tickets, just send us an e-mail to promo@cjlo.com with the title "Holubowski". We got several to give away!

Above & Beyond Ticket Contest

English EDM group Above & Beyond are coming to town on Feb 3rd, touring their new album Common Ground, and we want to send you to the show!!

If you want a free pair of tickets just send us an e-mail to promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "A&B". We'll be announce the winners in the coming week.

Special thanks to Evenko for the tickets.

For more details on the show and how to buy tickets, CLICK HERE

CJLO Top 100 of 2017

Yify Zhang on BFTE - 18/1

This week (Jan 18th) on BEATS FROM THE EAST, we have special guest Yify Zhang

5 Years of Anatomy of Caribbean Music

CJLO is celebrating 5 years of the Anatomy of Caribbean Music (Saturdays from 8-10pm) and the Birthday of its loveable host, Gordon Weekes!!

Join us at Casa del Popolo (4873 St Laurent Blvd) on February 24th for good conversation and drink, as well as a live broadcast of Anatomy of Caribbean Music from 8-10pm and live musical performances from 10pm-12am. Details on live performances are coming soon! RSVP on Facbeook to be kept up to date. 

Flat Cola Presents a Night of Afro Funk / Afro House

Flat Cola Presents is a weekly show with a rotating set of awesome female DJs, which airs every Monday from 6-7pm on CJLO!

Vvon Dogma I on Grade A Explosives

Keeping it's resolution to make 2018 a better year for you than the dumpster fire that was 2017, Grade A Explosives will be treating you to an interview with former Unexpect bassist Frédérick Filiatrault about his solo project Vvon Dogma I this Sunday, January 21st.

Contest - Corey Gulkin

We're only 2 short weeks away from one of our most anticipated shows of the year and we want to send you to it!

To win a pair of tickets, just e-mail us at promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "COREY" - We'll announce the winner later this week

In All The Things I’ll Forget, dark folk singer-songwriter Corey Gulkin transforms the memories of an abusive relationship and its aftermath into a personal, introspective anthology that telegraphs the subtleties of abuse and forgiveness.

Majid Jordan Ticket Giveaway

Toronto-based R&B duo Majid Jordan are coming to MTELUS this Tuesday, Jan 16th and CJLO wants to send you to the show!

Thanks to our pals at evenko we got several pairs of tickets up for grabs! To win a pair of tickets, e-mail us at promo@cjlo.com with the subject title "MAJID JORDAN"

For more details on the show, check out the event page, HERE.