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Youtube Singing-Sensation/actress Megan Lee on Beats From The East

Megan Lee

On this week's edition of Beats From The East: Youtube Singing-Sensation/actress Megan Lee joins DJ Mister Vee for some chit-chat.

Tune in Saturday night from 10 to 12 to hear it go down.

R.E.M. Listening Party

R.E.M. Listening Party

Friday March 11th marks the return of the CJLO listening party in honour of the latest release by one of the most important College Radio bands of all time, R.E.M.

The night will take place at Helm (273 Bernard W.) in the Mile End from 9:00 pm until close.

Uncle Ian from the Go-Go Radio Magic Show will be spinning tunes from the new record as well as sets built around the latest offering from the boys who put Athens, Georgia on the map.

With copies of the CD and vinyl to give away to a few lucky people, the night is ripe to be a great one. Stop by, have a drink and check out what Mr. Stipe, Mr. Buck and Mr. Mills have been up to.

CJLO Presents: Battle of the Bands 2011

CJLO Battle of the Bands

It's that time of year again. Get out your boxing gloves and your dirty tricks, 'cause it's CJLO's 2nd annual Battle of the Bands! Join us on March 17, 2011 at the F.C. Smith Auditorium at the Loyola campus (7141 Sherbrooke St. W.) to see six up and coming bands from Concordia University. Remember, Arcade Fire were once Concordia students too!

Entry is just $2 at the door. Drinks are super cheap courtesy of McAuslan and there will be lots of door prizes!

Doors at 6pm and the first band is on at 7pm.

Contestants include:

The Ben Cardilli Band:

CJLO Production Workshops

CJLO Production workshop poster

Want to learn the basic ins and outs of sound recording? Join us for our first in-studio basic production workshop! No experience necessary.

Or do you already know a bit about the basics of sound recording, but want to get a bit more hands on? Then join us the following week for the intermediate production workshop workshop.

Open to all Concordia undergraduate and graduate students. Absolutely FREE!

CJLO Presents - SIGNAL TO NOISE 2011

Come out to support CJLO, Pakistani Flood Relief, and check out some of Montreal's best local talent @ Casa del Popolo March 22, 23, and 24th part of CJLO's first "Signal to Noise" benefit event:

Chris Jericho on This Sunday's Main Event

This Sunday, Chris Jericho appears on the Main Event. The professional wrestler, former world champion, rock star, and actor will be discussing his new book Undisputed (already a New York Times Bestseller), as well as the status of his wrestling career. He'll also discuss advice for TNA, throwing tobacco spit in the Rock's face, his matches with Chris Benoit being buried in history, his band Fozzy, and more.

Souled Out Sundays

CJLO DJs Sassafras and Sarsaparilla host Souled Out Sunday every 2nd Sunday of the month (Feb. 13th, Mar. 13th, April 10th, etc.) from 10pm - 3am at Casa Del Popolo (4873 Blvd. St-Laurent).

CJLO 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands

CJLO is gearing up for its 2nd Annual Battle of the Bands! The competition is open to any band with at least one member who is a currently a Concordia Student.

To submit your band send the following to battle@cjlo.com :

- 2 band photos
- a band bio (250 word max)
- 1 mp3 demo
- list of influences

The competition will take place Mar. 17th at F.C. Smith Auditorium

The Grand Prize:
- a 3 song EP recorded and produced at CJLO
- a guest spot on a CJLO show
- a CJLO website feature
- plus more TBA

CJLO Shortlisted for 2011 mtvU College Radio Woodie Nominations

CJLO has been shortlisted for 2011 mtvU College Radio Woodie Nominations. We are the sole Canadian College/University Station on the list and couldn't be more proud to represent Canada.

If you would like more information about the Woodies or a chance to vote, please visit radiowoodie.ratemyprofessors.com or http://www.mtv.com/ontv/woodieawards/2011/woodie-of-the-year/


CJLO Keeps You Warm At Loyola On Ice

Join CJLO during this year's Loyola on Ice as we keep you warm with lots of great tunes during this special event.

CJLO will be DJing outside in the Loyola Quad on Wednesday, February 2nd from 10am to 4pm. There will be a winter carnival, sugar on snow (Le Tir) courtesy of the CSU and great music and prizes by us!

On Thursday, February 3rd join us at the Hive (7141 Sherbrooke Street West above the cafeteria) for a kick ass party brought to you by CJLO and the CSU.

There will be other great events all week long including: