CKUT will be broadcasting live from Evangel Pentecostal Church Saturday Oct 20th 7pm - 10pm for a live gospel performance by The Fitz-Patrick Sisters,Over the past 2 years, these talented sisters (Ariel & Elasah) have garnered enormous attention, opening for Jamaica legend Papa San (Kingston), New York recording artist Jackson Chery & Bridging The Gap and Grammy-award winner Tasha Cobbs (ATL). Opening will be from Montreal Jean Jean and the youth ensemble New I.D.. The Live Broadcast will be hosted by Mind Soul & Spirit
Karl Fousek is an electronic musician and composer based in Montreal, Quebec. His works explore the sonorities of modular synthesis and custom audio processing software in a variety of contexts from improvised music, to generative music, to drone and minimalism. As a performer he is committed to the pursuit of a truly “live” electronic music, participating in both concerts for solo synthesizer and in group improvisations alongside electronic and acoustic instrumentation. His music has been published internationally on labels such as Limited Interest (US), Phinery (DK), Spring Break Tapes (US), Adhesive-Sounds (CA), and others; and he has been featured in concert at MUTEK, Cluster New Music + Integrated Arts Festival, The Banff Centre, Sounds Like Audio Arts Festival, Vector Festival, Akousma and elsewhere. As a collaborator Karl has worked with Roger Tellier-Craig, Devon Hansen, Yves Charuest, Nicholas Caloia, Dan Browne, and Danny Clay amongst others.
Trailblazer Rebecca Severin is putting down her scissors and picking up a different kind of needle for the month of October as the host of Montreal Sessions. Rebecca was in the notorious punk bands TFRL (Terry Fox’s Right Leg) and the recently re-formed No Policy and San Francisco riot grrrl band Frightwig. She has been working as a costume designer for the Band Kiss amongst others. Rebecca has returned to Montreal and will be hosting the Montreal Sessions each Tuesday in October from 3pm to 5pm. It will be LOUD.
The Morning Detour The Friday Edition of The Morning After Every Friday, from 7:00-9:00am, with their vibrant energy and sanguine personalities, the hosts of The Morning Detour (Wizzy Moonchaser, Lord Pharaoh & Kay) are on a mission to keep you current with the urban culture. From the discussion of current issues, news, community events, initiatives within the black community etc. to a sprinkle of the latest rap, R&B and trap music (brought to you by their resident DJ RG Music), this is a morning show that will leave you uplifted, excited to be a Montrealer and charged up for the day. Montreal, tune-in to The Morning Detour, because this is a “detour” that you’re actually going to enjoy taking…