Lots of awesome bands have recorded live sessions at CJLO over the years! Check out our latest featured sessions here or view the complete list.

Look Vibrant Live @ CJLO

Experimental-pop project Look Vibrant were formed by Justin Lazarus and Matt Murphy. The band have now expanded, adding more harmonies, and more bounce to their hypnotic pop sound, releasing their Only Qualms EP in September 2015! Look Vibrant came by The Oven during POP Montreal 2015 to share their new sounds!


No Aloha Live @ CJLO

No Aloha is four chill dudes from Montreal who write sick pop tunes influenced by garage rock and psych. They played a couple of shows at this years Pop Montreal, so we decided to invite them by for our Pop Montreal sessions series. These tracks are a good ol' gritty time. They go down smooth, like a 6 pack of cheap beer on a hot sunny day.


Boy Friends Live @ CJLO

Boy Friends dropped by CJLO on May 20, 2015 to take over Champions of the Local Scene for a full hour of radio goodness and a live session in The Oven™.



By Divine Right Live @ CJLO

*By Divine Right is currently celebrating their 25th Anniversary as a band! You can get a taste of their wealth of tunes over at their bandcamp site. Happy Birthday from CJLO Montreal!*

Denis from Dirty Work writes a love letter to the Toronto indie rock legends:


White Reaper Live @ CJLO

"White Reaper are a group of nice kids from Kentucky. The last time they were in town (November 2014) they popped in at CJLO for a session and interview in The Oven. Their energetic and economical power pop zipped along with catchy hooks and boisterous choruses filling the room with quick bursts of noise.


Towanda Live @ CJLO

Towanda came into The Oven studio this past May and delivered a ferocious set of heavy sludgy goods. Check it out right here:


Koji Live @ CJLO Live @ CJLO

Singer-songwriter-activist and general man of many hats Andrew Koji Shiraki, aka Koji, paid a visit to CJLO when he was in town and coincidentally managed to take part in the launch of our newly renovated recording studio -The Oven.


Icky Blossoms Live @ CJLO

In town the previous night opening for the Faint's Danse Macabre 10th anniversary tour in early December 2012, Omaha electro-rock band Icky Blossoms dropped by The Oven the following morning to record a session for "Hooked on Sonics".  As tired as they may have told us they were, the trio definitely didn't seem so, burning through four songs off of their self titled debut release for Saddle Creek records and even sitting around to chat.


Broncho Live @ CJLO

Oklahoma band Broncho brought their zippy rock tunes to The Oven here at CJLO to record a set of four tracks from their album Just Enough Hip to Be Woman. We've been fans of the band over at CJLO since their debut record, so it was a pleasure to have them by to record a session for us. Catch 'em on tour as it seems they're on the road forever.


Caro Diaro Live @ CJLO

We invited Caro Diaro (Maica Armata of Maica Mia) to stop by our Oven studio during our re-launch event and play a stripped down session in the newly renovated room. The results were stunning, as she played three hauntingly beautiful, new tracks during a live broadcast on Fear of Music.