Programs & Archives

  • !earshot 20

    Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    Counting down the Top 20 albums from the national Top 50 chart found on for the week ending May 5, 2020; this week compiled by 22 campus/community radio stations across Canada. Hosted by Erin Bond.

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  • !earshot Daily

    Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    An eclectic mix of new Canadian music, hosted every day by a different host from throughout the National Campus/Community Radio Association’s wide reach.

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  • Accessibility Matters

    Spoken Word

    Join your host BBS for a 30 minute discussion of accessibility issues in and around our community, including technology reviews.

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  • Active Voice

    Classical, New Age, Electronic/Exploratory, New Classical, Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    Tune in Sunday afternoons to experience the power and creativity of the human voice in music. Active Voice showcases vocal music of all kinds, times and cultures: choral music, a cappella groups, and diverse ensembles and singer-songwriters. Each show features authentic voices from the Canadian prairies. Active Voice is eclectic, convivial, and often quirky!

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  • Adult Kindergarten

    Loud, Punk, Pop/Rock, Eclectic, Indie

    A noisy, psychedelic, dreamy, and spacey mind journey that explores D.I.Y. music from genres as diverse as electronica to noise rock.

    It is the aural equivalent of finger painting, playing in the sandbox, and gathering for story time.

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  • After Thought

    Spoken Word, Human Rights, Canadian Affairs, Cultural Exchange, First Nations, Food Issues, Politics, Public Affairs, Urban issues

    After Thought dives deep on topics of the day while providing compelling and entertaining commentary.

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  • Alternative Radio

    Spoken Word, Public Affairs

    .Alternative Radio is a weekly one-hour public affairs program offered free to all public radio stations. Across Canada AR airs on stations from Halifax to Victoria. AR also airs in the U.S., Europe, South Africa, and Australia. AR provides information, analyses and views that are frequently ignored or distorted in other media.

    Established in 1986, award-winning AR is dedicated to the founding principles of public broadcasting, which urge that programming serve as “a forum for controversy and debate,” be diverse and “provide a voice for groups that may otherwise be unheard.” The project is entirely independent, sustained solely by individuals who buy transcripts, CDs, MP3s and PDFs of programs.

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  • Amateur Hour

    Electronic/Exploratory, Pop/Rock, Roots, Nostalgia, Spoken Word, Cultural Exchange, Variety, Poetry, Storytelling, Unexplored Realms

    Where bad is good and worse is better. Amateur Hour features the best of the worst. Artists and bands that never got their fair share of airtime for how seemingly weird, aweful or cheesy they are will finally get their due. Tune in every week to outsider artists, celeb singers, and novelty bands square off in a battle for amateur supremacy.

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  • Amplified Radio

    Electronic/Exploratory, Electronica

    Amplified Radio is a weekly mixed electronic radio show hosted by DJ Ampz and heard around the world. Check the full list of showtimes for details.

    The show features the best of Trance, House, Progressive, and Techno from around the world, all mixed into a 2 hour show hosted by DJ Ampz.

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  • Backbeat

    Hip Hop/Groove, Soul, Jazz, Pop/Rock, Eclectic, Roots, Bluegrass, Blues, World

    Backbeat is a one-hour radio show featuring vintage popular music. It’s not about nostalgia. It’s a fun and lively exploration of our shared music history with an emphasis on artists and records that have been underrated, forgotten or just ignored over the years.

    We also play new music from artists who understand and honour that history

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  • Barking Dog


    Come join your friends on the front porch for an afternoon hootenanny. Barking Dog is here to guide you through decades of folk and roots music from all over North America. Whether you’re a longtime folk fan or just discovering the origins of today’s music, we’ve got something for everyone, and our bark is always worse than our bite.

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  • Behind The News

    Spoken Word, Human Rights, International News, Politics, Public Affairs

    Host Doug Henwood covers the worlds of economics and politics and their complex interactions, from the local to the global.

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  • Binky Pinder’s Funhouse

    Pop/Rock, Indie

    Welcome to Binky Pinder’s Funhouse (rhymes with Pinky Tinder’s Bun-mouse)! I know what you are thinking…”It sounds like a really terrifying clown lives in there! This show sounds scary!” But what you will actually find inside is a journey into the mind of intrepid musical explorer, DJ Binky Pinder (aka Bucky Driedger), as he mines the past and braves the future to unearth the best vibes he can find. So come on over, have a seat in the living room and open your ears. Binky’s got the turntables and aux cables fired up and he’s very excited to show you his faves!

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  • Bluesday

    Roots, Blues

    Blues, jass, jump blues, country blues, psychodelic blues… blues.

    Host: Rockin’ Ronnie (Since 1985!)

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  • Boots and Saddle

    Roots, Country and Western

    Boots and Saddle – your humble home of honky tonk & beautiful country music by beautiful country music singers. Hosted by Sean Burns from Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.

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  • Brain Drainer Radio

    Loud, Punk

    Brain Drainer Radio is two dinguses playing all kindsa punk from all kindsa places and all kindsa times. Tune in and drain your brain 10:30 PM to midnight every Friday night.

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  • Break North Radio

    Hip Hop/Groove

    Break North Radio is a weekly 1 hour hip-hop show focusing on the best in boom bap & underground hip-hop, with a healthy mixture of Canadian and old school hip-hop.

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  • Bridging the Gap

    Spoken Word

    “Bridging the Gap” was created to help us grow in understanding and compassion, to challenge the division across the planet with the goal of Unity.

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  • CanQueer

    Spoken Word, LGBTQ

    With a combined Radio experience of over 15 years the Can Queer executive team bring together the top LGBT community talk radio show in Canada!

    Also an online radio show that is both engaging, entertaining and also plugged into GLBT issues and politics across the country.

    The CanQueer takes content from many people, with a team of contributors numbering over a dozen. We are subject to an editorial team, and we strive to maintain the highest of standards.

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  • Celt in a Twist


    Producer Cal Koat is very pleased to bring the very latest, contemporary Celtic music to fresh ears. Says Cal, “It sure ain’t your Grand pappy’s fiddle music.” Celt In A Twist spotlights the next generation Celtic fusions including everything from the Acid-Croft alchemy of Shooglenifty to the Highland- Metal of Mudmen. “You know, the original Celts wandered from the Asian subcontinent through North Africa to the Iberian peninsula and on to Scandinavia as well as the British Isles,” Cal explains, “so it’s not like you have to have lily white skin and bad teeth to feel a connection to it.”

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