Acetate Sonicsified!

Hooked on Sonics host Omar Goodness takes over Acetate Gratified yet again, bringing you his take on the show's usual mix of avant garde tunes, fuzz jams, and static-y lullabies while regular host Lachlan is out gallivanting about on vacation.  Don't worry, Mrs. Fletcher, Omar's got you covered on this!

Rae Spoon This Monday On With Gay Abandon

Listen to Monday's edition of With Gay Abandon as they welcome Calgary indie folker Rae Spoon. Spoon's recently-released Love Is A Hunter, an indie-rock winner, will surely be a topic of conversation. Tune in on Monday afternoon and find out!

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Win A Pair of Tickets To See Islands on Friday Night

Want to go see Islands on Friday night at Le Belmont in Montreal? Easy! Tune in to Hooked on Sonics tonight (Thursday) from 6-8pm for your shot at winning a pair of passes to the show!

Win A Pair of Passes to the Fantasia International Film Festival!

Music lovers and film freaks, you're in for a nice surprise! CJLO is giving away passes to the Fantasia International Film Festival! Interested? For your chance to win a pair of passes* to this year's festival, submit the name of your favourite 2010 Fantasia DJ... now with three ways to enter!

1) Email contest@cjlo.com
2) Send a Twitter direct message to @CJLO1690AM
3) Post the answer on our Facebook Wall and we'll select winners out of a hat.

CJLO Takes on Fantasia 2010

For the sixth year in a row, CJLO is proud to rock Montreal's Fantasia Film Festival! Bringing films from right here and around the world to screens at Concordia's downtown campus and across the city, Fantasia is North America's premiere genre film festival. Kung-fu, horror, sci-fi, anime, fantasy, action, documentaries from the edge, classic films and films soon to become classics... Fantasia has something for everyone!

CJLO Live at the Caribbean Curry House

Join CJLO for a live broadcast and BBQ at the Caribbean Curry House this holiday long weekend!  Beat the World, Caribbean Callaloo, More Fyah and the Lime Light will be hosting their shows and broadcasting live from the Curry House back garden.

There will be a BBQ and lots of great food and music so come on by and join us. If you can't make it or are from out of town be sure to listen in at 1690 AM, cjlo.com or on iTunes Radio.

CJLO Currently Off-Air

Please note that due to a technical issue at our transmitter site we are currently off air on the dial. You can still listen online at cjlo.com and on iTunes Radio. We are working to fix the problem and hope that it will be resolved as soon as possible.

Thank you for your understanding.

Tonight On Hooked On Sonics!

NXNE Managing Director Andy McLean calls in to Hooked on Sonics to talk about NXNE, how it started, where it's going, the lineup, and what this year's fest is gonna do to your sleep routine. Also, Omar Goodness will be giving away one NXNE wristband!

And stay tuned for the Sonics Selection, Track from Way Back, and 90's Classique segments!

Hooked on Sonics *now THURSDAYS* 6-8pm ET www.cjlo.com

Cursed Arrows Tonight On Hooked On Sonics!

Kitchener, Ont's Cursed Arrows dropped by CJLO to record an in-studio session for Hooked on Sonics while on tour supporting their latest record "Telepathic High Five" out on Noyes Records. Tune in to hear the session, and other new tunes we got planned for tonight.

Cursed Arrows plays Casa del Popolo this Saturday!


CJLO Awarded Funding Grant From the CRFC

CJLO is thrilled to announce that the Community Radio Fund of Canada (CRFC) has awarded us with a grant as part of their Youth Internship Program.

A huge thank you to the CRFC and the members of the selection committee: Kevin Crombie, Blythe McKay, and Lois Ross.

CJLO Voted 6th Best Radio Station In Montreal!

Thanks to everyone who voted for CJLO in this year's Montreal Mirror Best of Montreal Poll! Because of you we jumped up two spots from eight to six for best radio station in Montreal!

Special thanks to all of our DJs, staff and volunteers who help power the station by contributing endless hours of time and man power. We really couldn't be as great as we are without you!