Programs & Archives

  • Free City Radio

    Electronic/Exploratory, Jazz, Spoken Word, Human Rights, Politics, Public Affairs, Urban issues, World Affairs, World

    Free City Radio explores the intersection of social activism and the arts.

    A program featuring interviews on contemporary political currents in Montréal, Canada and around the world, highlighting creative voices involved in struggles for transformative social change.

    Free City Radio also features music from around the world.

    Free City Radio is produced and hosted by Stefan Christoff.

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  • Girlie So Groovie

    Pop/Rock, Indie

    Girlie So Groovie dubs itself as “The only show dedicated to the women who rock and to the people who love them!” Broadcasting on CJAM 99.1 FM since 2001 and now syndicating on community/campus radio stations across Canada and the US, we are a weekly award-winning music program that gives a stage to the pioneering and contemporary female and non-binary musicians in rock, punk, rap, hip hop, R&B, blues, jazz, electronic, country, alternative, indie-rock and so much more.

    Host: Trevor Klundert

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  • Global Research News Hour

    Spoken Word, International News

    Hosted and produced by CKUW News Director and contributor, Michael Welch, in association with the Centre for Research on Globalization, the Global Research News Hour is a one hour analysis of major developments in the world of economics, politics and geo-politics, with researchers and news makers from around the world. If you want to get the story beyond the headlines, strap yourself in for 60 minutes of informative and provocative radio.

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  • GroundSwell Radio

    Electronic/Exploratory, New Classical

    People are still writing classical music! Tune into GroundSwell Radio for chamber and orchestral music from the 20th century and beyond. Winnipeg’s only new music radio broadcast brought to you by Winnipeg’s only new music concert series.

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  • GroundWire

    Spoken Word, Canadian Affairs, Environmental, First Nations, Food Issues, Northern Issues, Politics, Science, Public Affairs, World Affairs

    GroundWire aims to connect diverse communities that take part in community radio programming all over Canada by featuring stories that are local, regional and national in scope and that share an ethic of human rights activism, equity, labour rights, democractic communication and information exchange, and progressive political and social policy.

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  • Harbinger Media hour

    Spoken Word, Human Rights, Canadian Affairs, First Nations, International News, LGBTQ, Northern Issues, Public Affairs, Urban issues, World Affairs

    The Harbinger Media Hour is a one hour show case of some of the best from the Harbinger Media network. The Harbinger Media network is a network of progressive podcasts challenging the right-wing and corproate media from coast to coast.

    Shows include

    • Progress Report
    • North Untapped
    • The Breach Show
    • Half Past Capitalism
    • Alberta Advantage
    • Invisible Institutions
    • Victor’s Children
    *Tech Won’t Save Us *Unmaking Saskatchewan

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  • How To Survive A Tornado

    Pop/Rock

    Music and conversation with post punk and related leanings. With occasional ghosts from the Dim Coast

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  • Hurlements sur la toundra

    Loud, Metal

    Chaque semaine, à partir de la toundra dans un bunker datant de la Guerre froide, l’animateur

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  • Indigenous in Music

    Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    Indigenous in Music a not-for-profit section 501c(3) in the state of Florida. Join Larry every week as he brings you live interviews and a mix of new music from our Indigenous musicians from around the Western Hemisphere, a variety of rock, pop, country, flute, salsa, classical, house and electronica. Indigenous in Music is Distributed on Native Voice One, the Native America Indian Radio Network, PRX the Public Radio Exchange and Pacifica Audio Port. A big Pini-Gigi (Thank you) to “SAY Magazine” a international Indigenous magazine for giving Indigenous in Music a mention and for featuring all of our musical guest’s.

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  • Island Vibes

    World, Dancehall/Reggae

    Soca, reggae, dance-hall, calypso, rapso and chutney music from The Islands. Plus local Caribbean events, guest DJ’s and other music industry info from the Caribbean.

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  • Jazz Boulevard

    Jazz

    Each show is a mix of the latest releases from musicians out in the clubs today, classic tracks from yesteryear, and a sprinkling of Blues, Roots, and World.

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  • Journey Into Sound

    Electronic/Exploratory, Hip Hop/Groove, Jazz, Loud, Pop/Rock, Roots, World

    Journey Into Sound takes you on a weekly adventure into a specific genre or musical movement, from the dawn of recorded music to today. We explore the culture and history of music through sound.

    Host: Olivier

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  • Let’s Play DJ!

    Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    It’s like playing DJ in your car, but on the radio instead. Each week, a new guest from Winnipeg’s music community joins host Jacob Brodovsky to talk about, and listen to their favourite songs.

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  • Letters: A Radio Play

    Spoken Word, Performing Arts, Storytelling

    Letters is a radio play written by local playwright Brian Langlotz. It’s inspired by real events of World War II, featuring those of the playwright’s family members who served as soldiers in that conflict. Come follow the journey of Paul Bailey, played by Jordan Phillips, a Canadian soldier fighting his way through Italy during World War II, and his wife Betty, portrayed by Elizaveta Katykhina, waiting for him to return, as told through the letters they send each other.

    This special production was recorded and produced at CKUW 95.9FM.

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  • Listening Pleasures

    Pop/Rock

    Listening Pleasures explores sound with as many feels as music allows. Host DJ Lyer loves you late at night and eases you into your overnight.

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  • Lost Chunes: I Haven’t Heard Tunes in Years!

    Pop/Rock

    An eclectic mix of choice tunes, lost gems, mom&dad rock for the adult contemporary in your life/soul woven together around a weekly theme. A seamless tour through AM goldies, classic rock blox, world radio, and lost punk cassette tapes.

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  • Making Contact

    Spoken Word

    Making Contact, produced by National Radio Project, is an award-winning, 29-minute weekly magazine/documentary-style public affairs program heard on over 200 radio stations in the USA, Canada, South Africa and Ireland.

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  • Manitoba Moon

    Pop/Rock, Eclectic

    This is a music based show highlighting an eclectic mix of genres from my extensive collection. I intend to keep things weird, wild and science fictitious traversing topics including but not limited to space travel, monsters and mayhem, and space invasion. The flow will have lycanthropic changes enticing you to stay tuned through the wee hours.

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  • Metal Monday

    Loud, Metal

    Hosted by a rotating cast of forsaken nightdemons hailing from the ranks of CKUW’s Metal Collective. Airs every Monday night, from Midnight to 3 A.M.

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  • ModernJazzToday

    Jazz

    The joy of creating, the voice of jazz, the stories of today that are reflected in the history of yesteryear, but a deeper reflection of the landscape of today’s sound. We have been presenters of jazz, in many forms but still distilled into the same message JAZZ. We will take this passion and life’s work and implement it into what we hope to become your passion as well. Join us, grow with us and explore your passion.

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