Posted on: Fri, 2018-02-16 15:39
On February 22, 2018, Local 107.3FM (CFMH-FM University of New Brunswick, Saint John) will host a nationwide broadcast in solidarity with the homeless and underhoused and against the housing crisis. Listen to CJSF's portion of the Homelessness Marathon during Speak Up! (10-11am) at 90.1 FM in Metro Van or cjsf.ca worldwide, or listen to Homelessness Marathon segments from campus and community...
Posted on: Fri, 2018-02-16 10:48
Again, on February 25, The Jazz Spectrum will be devoted to Black History month. The show will be titled, "Hope," and your host, Peter Prentice, will feature music from Los Angeles saxman Kamasi Washington's new album "Harmony of Difference" as well as selected tunes from Canadian pianist Joe Sealy's 1997 Juno Award winning album, "Africville Suite".
Posted on: Fri, 2018-02-16 10:44
The next two episodes of The Jazz Spectrum will be devoted to Black History month. Sunday, February 18th's show is titled, "The Struggle". Your host, Peter Prentice, will play music from a variety of artists briefly chronicling black history in America and touching Africa.
Posted on: Mon, 2018-01-29 16:38
Calling all music lovers! On Mar. 8, CJSF will turn up with another monthly instalment of Record Club, a series of listening parties curated by CJSF's Music Department. March's Record Club theme will be on Women in Hip Hop, just in time for International Women's Day - come listen to and talk about tracks and albums by key female-identifying hip hop artists from our collection and beyond! Drop...
Posted on: Fri, 2018-01-26 11:35
Calling all SFU students! Here's your chance to participate in a full day of diverse, student-led programming on our airwaves, Wednesday, February 28 from 9am-9pm. Host a show, play your fave music, bring your student group - it's all up to you! Want to learn more? Come to an information session at SFPIRG (TC-316 in the Rotunda) on either Tuesday, February 6 or Friday, February 9 from 12:30-1:...
Posted on: Mon, 2018-01-22 14:25
CJSF 90.1 FM and The Jazz Spectrum are pleased to announce the winner of this year's Julian Award of Excellence for Emerging Canadian Jazz Artists: Sam Kirmayer, for his album Opening Statement. The Cole Birney-Stewart Sextet are runners-up! Congratulations to everyone who was nominated for the Julian Awards in 2018. Listen to this past Sunday's (Jan. 21) episode of the Jazz Spectrum to hear...
Posted on: Mon, 2018-01-15 15:18
CJSF 90.1 FM and The Jazz Spectrum are pleased to announce the nominees for the 7th annual Julian Award of Excellence for Emerging Canadian Jazz Artists, known simply as The Julian Award. The Julian Award recognizes and promotes young and emerging Canadian jazz musicians who have created original work. The nominees for 2018 are: Cole Birney-Stewart Sextet (Vancouver, Montreal) – “Champlain...
Posted on: Mon, 2017-11-13 14:43
It's that time of year again: FM Party time! On December 1, SFU's campus-community radio station CJSF 90.1 FM will return to the Astoria (769 East Hastings Street, Vancouver) for its fifth straight year to celebrate 14 years at 90.1 FM and over half a century at SFU. Come see a diverse selection of Vancouver's most exciting performing artists - groove to the R&B and hip-hop stylings of...
Posted on: Mon, 2017-11-06 13:31
Celebrate ten years of talks and discussions by Vancouver's most interesting people at Interesting Vancouver 2017, an annual celebration of ordinary people doing extraordinary things. Interesting Vancouver brings together ten speakers from different walks of life speaking for ten minutes apiece, showcasing their passions, telling interesting stories and sparking dialogues, all in a relaxed and...
Posted on: Wed, 2017-11-01 16:16
The 17th annual Vancouver Media Democracy Day, organized by the Simon Fraser University School of Communication, will be a showcase and networking zone for journalists, scholars, technologists, entrepreneurs, activists – anyone interested in media and social change. Media Democracy Day 2017 opens at 10am on Nov. 18 at the downtown Vancouver Public Library (350 West Georgia Street) and will run...