Madagascar is one of the most unique, musically diverse and magical countries in the world. Not to be missed, this Monday from 12-2pm, join CKUT veteran DJ Danielle Brooks as she takes to the airwaves with Charles G Brooks to explore his 20 years of field recordings from this remote country. As a musician, field recording artist and visual artist Charles’ extensive knowledge and recordings are unparalleled. Charles is currently with Sublime Frequencies previous to his he put out releases on Mississippi Records. Join us for a very special showcasing of rare music and talent!


Alexia Avina is a Montreal-based musician whose solo project as well as ambient pop duo Best Fern are tied together through her soft, lilting vocals and hypnotic melodies. For the month of August she will be playing a selection of soft sounds from various genres with a predominant focus on Female and Canadian artists. Tune in on Wednesdays from 12-2 pm EST // CKUT 90.3 FM <3


Alex Pelchat - man about town, mad about music and wrestling. He plays in a bunch of bands & has been in bunch more (Shining Wizard, Gens Chrétiens, Drøm Før Du Dør

He helped found tape label Misery Loves Company, helped organize Noisundaee, writes for Le Voir and sits on the board of Suoni Per Il Popolo - oh yeah, and he’s an elementary school teacher. Busy guy doesn’t even scrape the surface. BUT! He is going to be getting busy in studios at CKUT throughout August as the host of The Montreal Sessions. TUESDAYS 3pm - 5pm.

Tune into All Things Mcgill!

Every Monday from 11am to noon, ckut brings you the latest in all things relevant to McGill University students, staff, groups and more! This coming Monday August 22, we will feature the first in the series of discussions with this years organisers and participants of Community Engagement Day! Tune in and listen live here!

Labour Radio / Aug. 18, 5-6pm / Marikana massacre annaversary in South Africa

This week marks the 4th anniversary of the Marikana massacre in South Africa. After headlines we will speak with Stéphane Lacroix from the Teamsters Canada who represents workers at Manoir Sainte Julie who are currently on strike.

CULTURE KUTS – August Listings!

Learn about the latest events taking place in Montreal!! (This list will be constantly updated throughout the month)

Go to all the events! Currently looking for volunteers to do event coverage blog writing! For more details email

CKUT is hiring two McGill Work Study students

CKUT is hiring two McGill Work Study students:

Campus Outreach Coordinator

Music Librarian and Volunteer Coordinator!

Fall and Winter semesters. 11$/h.

Music department blog

Want the full scoop on what’s happening in CKUT’s musical headquarters? Visit the Music Department blog for news, projects, and music we’re excited about on the regular: TOTAL ECLIPSE

If you’re looking for some live music (and other cool happenings), check our EVENT LISTINGS.

The Total Eclipse Compilation of live recordings from the CKUT studios including tracks by White Cube, Andy Boay, Maica Mia, Zs and many more is NOW available. Get it here!

They’ll also be available at Atom Heart, Phonopolis, Cheap Thrills, and L’Oblique.