The Medicine Wheel of Music

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The Medicine Wheel of Music promotes Aboriginal, Metis and Inuit artists. Each show focuses on a different genre of music from rock, heavy metal, hip-hop to traditional. When possible local artists will be invited to share their musical experiences, their creative process and inspiration and perform

The Tonic

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An hour and a half of genuine Rock and Roll Music from a rotating roster of three enthusiastic fans of the genre. Mike spent many years in record stores and head shops. The sultry Erin J also comes from a music store background and has co-hosted several late-night music radio shows in her past. Host […]

Twang Trust

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Black & white and sepia-tone, high and lonesome, or complacent and subversive — TwangTrust host Stu Reid promises to bring you the best of both kinds of music each week. Called alt-country by the big city folks these days, this genre-defying genre of music kicks the doors open to encompass traditional country, blues & grass, […]


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Mainly contemporary jazz from North America and around the world with a “historical” segment each week. A blend of melodic and experimental music from the wide definition that describes modern jazz. Host: Keith Black  

J.R’s Gone Country

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From “Somewhere Down In Texas” to “Alberta Bound,” J.R.’s got a travel itinerary to take you across the country to hear some of the best that Canada and the United States have to offer in the great genre of country music! With the likes of Alan Jackson to Willie Nelson and many artists in between, […]

Now Sounds

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A 90 minute snapshot of the new music in CKUW’s collection. Sometimes you’ll hear interviews with artists and bands, sometimes you’ll hear the voice of a brand new CKUWvolunteer. Tune in, enjoy!  

Psycle Radio

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Ungrounded. Breaking. Static. Clipping. Challenging biases. Harming conventions. Questioning frequencies. Violent sonic activity. Shattering decibel movement. Ungrounded. Psycle Radio is an exploration of broken sounds, hard electronics, and punk sound art. Highlighting local and international sound artists, the promise (or challenge) is that you will not hear this material anywhere else on the airwaves. No […]