The JimmyRiggers take on The Sasquatch

Thursday November 3rd at 7:05am The Saquatch will be interviewing The Jimmyriggers. Who'll be the headlining band for the first Born on the AM concert series on Wednesday November 9th.

Tune into The Wake Up Call with The Sasquatch to hear what this Con U based band has to say about their band, and their most recent album "I Stand in the Weeds"

Wanna Learn How To Produce?

Ever hear a pre-recorded radio piece and wonder how its done?

CJLO is pleased to be offering a series of workshops starting in the first week of November. They will happen once a week with a facilitator from CJLO's production team.

Workshops will include:

Intro to Recording:
In this workshop, we'll cover the first principles of studio recording and how to make a recording in Pro Tools. Learn how to approach the studio and general audio recording.
First workshop on November 7th at 6:00pm at CJLO

Art vs. Science will be live on Grade A Explosives!

Is your Thursday afternoon in need of a serious injection of dance and general awesomeness? Then tune in this Thursday, October 27th to Grade A Explosives from 4-6PM for a very special episode featuring some fine Australian gents from the band Art Vs. Science. They'll be playing LIVE in studio and doing an interview, and in general causing involuntary foot motions. So tune in and get your weekend started early!

CJLO celebrates 3 Years on AM!

image courtesy of 2020 radio

 CJLO is proud to be turning three years old on October 15th, 2011. We've been bringing the best in local and underground music to the AM dial since 2008 and we want to thank all of our volunteers and listeners for helping CJLO become the award winning radio station that we are today.

If you'd like to wish CJLO a happy birthday, record and send an mp3 to program@cjlo.com and we'll play them on-air.


Happy Birthday CJLO! Bonne fete!



Chris Cresswell of The Flatliners - Click Here

The Flatliners will be at The Underworld this Friday with Living With Lions, Broadway Calls & The Arteries. Chris Cresswell (vocals and guitar) of The Flatliners took some time to give Victoria and Evan a call on their newly renamed show; The Spirit of Punk.

CJLO Nominated for Station of the Year

In one week a large number of CJLO DJs and volunteers will be making their way to New York City for the annual CMJ: Music Marathon. The weeklong event features countless shows, amazing panels and a College Music Award Ceremony. Last year CJLO walked away with Station of the Year along with WKDU. This year CJLO is nominated again for the same honour amongst others.

Below is a list of all the College Music Award nominees in the College Radio categories. Have a look and get to know more about the College Radio scene in North America and around the world.

Station Of The Year

CJLO: Temporarily Off-Air for Maintenance

CJLO will be down for a short time as we make adjustments to improve our AM broadcast. Thank you for your continued support and we will be back as soon as possible.

Events ! Events ! Events!


CJLO is pleased to be bringing you two weeks chock full of events!

First, we're kicking things off with a POP Montreal Co-Presentation of Asobi Seksu on September 21st at Club Lambi. Tickets are $10 in advance, $12 at the door.
More information here.

We then are going to be doing a live broadcast from the Bethune Block Party (a teach-in and demonstration to reclaim campus & community space) on September 23rd from 12pm until 6pm.
More information here.

CJLO Open House

Have you ever wondered how a radio station works?

Whether you're new to the city or a long time listener, CJLO would like to welcome you into our station! We will be having an Open House on Monday, September 19th from 17:00 until 19:00. You will be given a tour through our facilities and will have the chance to see our on-air studio.

Snacks will be provided, so come hang out with CJLO and hear what we're all about.


Moneyball Movie Pass Giveaway - Click Here

Promo Avenue loved the response we got for 50/50 so much that they sent us another set of passes. This time CJLO & Promo Avenue will be giving away passes to Moneyball. A film starring Brad Pitt as Billy Beane; General Manager of the Oakland Athletics. In an attempt to bring the team to glory Beane begins to research unorthodox methods of recruiting.The film also stars Jonah Hill, Robin Wright and Philip Seymour Hoffman.

Ticket Giveaway for Comedy Soon!

CJLO is pleased to be giving away two tickets to Comedy Soon! taking place this Sunday, so get them quick! Email contest@cjlo.com with an answer to the following question:

On Dan Bingham's website www.danbinghamcomedy.com , what's the name of the show he'll be performing on September 29th?

50 / 50 Movie Pass Giveaway - Click Here

CJLO Radio and Promo Avenue is giving away two passes to an advance screening of 50/50; a dark comedy starring Joseph Gordon-Levitt as a young man with cancer. The film also stars Seth Rogen, Anna Kendrick, Bryce Dallas Howard and Anjelica Huston

To enter send a tweet, post a message on facebook or email us at contest@cjlo.com. Names will be drawn on Friday, September 9th. Good Luck

The Lonesome Strangers Sad Goodbye

After 7 years on the CJLO airwaves, “The Lonesome Strangers” are calling it quits...
Mike is moving to Ottawa, where he’ll continue making mix-tapes for imaginary girls.

Tune in Tuesday, August 30th from 8pm - 10pm for the final broadcast on CJLO 1690AM