15th Annual Homelessness Marathon Feb 22nd 2017

February 22, 2017 marks the 15th annual Homelessness Marathon, a yearly overnight coast to coast radio broadcast to raise awareness.

The Marathon is made possible each year in solidarity with and thanks to the participation of those affected by homelessness. To share your experience call 1-866-584-7729 from 5pm on February 22nd to 7am on February 23rd.

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Elena Stoodley hosts Montreal Sessions February 2017

Is February being the designated month for black history celebration a hard fact to digest for you because hey, it’s the shortest month of the year and the coldest one too?? (Canada life ya’ll)
… Girl, you’re not alone. (Girl includes everyone to simplify text) Since there is no real solution to it, fleur-it, let’s make it great. I, Elena Stoodley, will host CKUT radio’s next Montreal Sessions a Black February Month edition , every Tues. 3-5pm @ www.ckut.ca or on your radio machine @ 90.3fm in Montreal. ++ A new theme every Tuesday ++

OWEN G. IS YOUR HOST OF IF YOU GOT EARS FEBRUARY 2017

Local sound aficionado Owen G. is taking over If You Got Ears for the month of February, and he promises to dig deep into the hidden corners of the internet to unearth the rarest of outsider sounds. In his own words:

hi friends. my name is owen and i am hosting this radio program. i will play the best music youtube vids with sub 2k views recordings of people yelling stuff not made by humans the remains of the old internet empire songs made specifically to wreck computers and all your favourite hits

tune in wednesdays noon to two

SJDs: Films Envisioning Queer, Feminist, Anti-Racist Futures

We will screen three independent films (Watermelon Woman, Born in Flames and Itty Bitty Titty Committee) that touch on issues relating to alternative media, revolutionary futures, and grassroots organizing. Drop by for a film or stay for all three! For more info here.

Saturday February 11th 12pm-6pm at L’Asterisk, 1575 Rue Amherst

This event is part of QPIRG McGill’s Social Justice Days event series.

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.

Rendez-vous de la Francophonie

CKUT Radio is participating again in Rendez-vous de la Francophonie, a project that documents local Francophone culture and highlights Rendez-vous de la Francophonie events.

Every week, we air a new RVF documentary produced by campus-community and community radio stations across Canada. Tune in on Tuesday Off the Hours (5-6pm) for new episodes!

In the participation of the project, Eve et Pandore produced a radio documentary highlighting feminist francophone literature and media.
 http://ncra.ca/rvf

BLACK HERITAGE SERIES CURATED BY ANDY WILLIAMS

In conjunction with NVA gallery and ARTGANG** gallery, Vues d’Afrique is proud to present Andy Williams’ curatorial debut featuring artists from the black diaspora which will be showcasing a stalwart of artists from mixed media candidate Sandra Brewster to the Jamaican archival posters of Maxine Walters at NVA on February 18th. Also, the weekend will introduce to Montreal 2 prolific dub poets in Mutabaruka and Clifton Joseph at the ARTGANG gallery February 19th. The ARTGANG showcase will begin with a slide show presentation with famed NYC street photographer’s Jamel Shabazz new series “PIECES OF A MAN”.

CKUT Radio Camp 2017! / Camp Radio CKUT 2017!

Want to to be a DJ? A journalist? A radio star? Check out the CKUT Youth Radio Camp! For 10-17 year olds. Read more here.

Veux-tu être un DJ? Un MC? Un(e) journaliste? Une star de radio? Viens participer au Camp Radio CKUT! Pour les 10 à 17 ans. En savoir plus ici.

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