If you like music, you’ll like Aubrey’s Shindig! On Monday afternoon’s from 4-6 p.m., Aubrey McInnis takes to the air for two hours of auditory bliss. With over 15 years experience as a music journalist, she does all the heavy lifting for you — all you have to do is tune in. The Gauntlet: How… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Aubrey’s Shindig!
Roger Dueck takes to the radio every Monday afternoon to broadcast his well-edited sets of indie-everything. His show features artists from around the world, from local noise stars Women to New York’s LCD Soundsystem. If you like indie, you’ll like Roger That. G: Why indie in particular? R: It’s just the music that I really… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Roger That
Paul Kennett, Stephanie Weidmann and Stephanie Clark take to the air every Tuesday evening with a bag full of books and their brains. The trio run one of CJSW’s spoken word programs called Writer’s Block, a foray into the topsy-turvy world of literature. They train their astute eyes on local talent whenever possible, but also… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Writer’s Block
Rup Dhawliwal takes to the air every Tuesday with Desi Vibes a show that provides CJSW listeners with a unique mix of Bhangra, a type of Indian folk music that has gained international attention in the last 50 years. Gauntlet: Could you talk about the music you play on your show? Rup Dhaliwal: The type… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Desi Vibes
Mike Aron Tod graces the radio every Thursday with bundles of folk, blues and rock on his show Mind Folk’d (pun intended). Mike plays everything from classic Woodie Guthrie and Bob Dylan to contemporary artists like The Burning Hell and Calgary Local Chris Gheran. Gauntlet: How did you get involved? Mike Aron Tod: Over the… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Mind Folk’d
Walter Porochnuk has been an active part in the Calgary music scene for a while now. He’s played at clubs and pubs across Calgary as DJ Wah, including a stint DJing ThursDen. He’s also been involved with CJSW for decades in various capacities, and is currently hosting Halfway Home. Gauntlet: How did you get involved… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Halfway Home
Zoe Pearce was first recruited to help move CJSW into their new space, but it didn’t take long for her to take on a time slot. Her show, Daydream Dance Party is on the airwaves from 12-2 p.m. every Tuesday. Gauntlet: Where does the name Daydream Dance Party come from? Zoe Pearce: It was half… Continue reading CJSW Profile: Daydream Dance Party
Marc Affeld and Hayley Muir take to the CJSW airwaves at seven every Tuesday morning to provide listeners with a dose of their unique personalities. Their show, AM Mixtape, is an eclectic concoction of anything from mo-town to electronica. Gauntlet: What’s the overarching theme of the show? Hayley Muir: I could do three hours of… Continue reading CJSW Profile: The AM Mixtape