SLED ISLAND 2018 PREVIEW http://cfcr.ca/blog/sled-island-2018---festival-preview  As we inch closer to Sled Island Festival in Calgary, Alberta -  which rests on traditional territory of the Blackfoot and the people of the Treaty 7 region –  Miranda Young (Host of the Thursday Buzz) and Jordan Stovra (Host of the Monday Buzz) sat down to have a chat about what they’re most looking forward to. They’ll be covering the whole festival as it unfolds... GET TO KNOW A CFCR VOLUNTEER: APRIL 2018 EDITION http://cfcr.ca/blog/get-to-know-a-cfcr-volunteer-april-2018-edition Remember that Sesame Street song, “These are the people in your neighbourhood?”  Well, here’s a feature about the people at your community radio station!  You like to party, and we like to party, so why don’t we party together?  Join us for...Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer!When you have a volunteer in your organization as personable, outgoing and... GET TO KNOW A CFCR VOLUNTEER: FEBRUARY 2018 EDITION http://cfcr.ca/blog/get-to-know-a-cfcr-volunteer-february-2018-edition Remember that Sesame Street song, “These are the people in your neighbourhood?”  Well, here’s a feature about the people at your community radio station!  You like to party, and we like to party, so why don’t we party together?  Join us for...Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer!In the relavitely short time as a CFCR host, Jordan Stovra has already made his... GET TO KNOW A CFCR VOLUNTEER: DECEMBER 2017 EDITION http://cfcr.ca/blog/get-to-know-a-cfcr-volunteer-december-2017-edition Remember that Sesame Street song, “These are the people in your neighbourhood?”  Well, here’s a feature about the people at your community radio station!  You like to party, and we like to party, so why don’t we party together?  Join us for...Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer!Guy Edlund has been a volunteer with CFCR for over eight years, and has been an... GET TO KNOW A CFCR VOLUNTEER: SEPTEMBER 2017 EDITION http://cfcr.ca/blog/get-to-know-a-cfcr-volunteer-september-2017-edition Remember that Sesame Street song, “These are the people in your neighbourhood?”  Well, here’s a feature about the people at your community radio station!  You like to party, and we like to party, so why don’t we party together?  Join us for...Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer!Compared to our last featured-host, Curtis Tessmer, Daniel "Trash Can... LISTEN: SHAKESPEARE ON THE SASKATCHEWAN BARDCAST http://cfcr.ca/blog/listen-shakespeare-on-the-saskatchewan-bardcast Check out the annual “Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan Bardcast,” a pre-recorded segment featuring interviews from both of the 2017 SOTS productions, Twelfth Night and Richard III. Hosted and produced by Stephen Rutherford, and supported by Saskatchewan Lotteries. GET TO KNOW A CFCR VOLUNTEER: JULY 2017 EDITION http://cfcr.ca/blog/get-to-know-a-cfcr-volunteer-july-2017-edition Remember that Sesame Street song, “These are the people in your neighbourhood?”  Well, here’s a feature about the people at your community radio station!  You like to party, and we like to party, so why don’t we party together?  Join us for...Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer!Curtis has been part of the CFCR hosting family for upwards of two decades. He... SLED 2017: PD REPORT PART 2 http://cfcr.ca/blog/sled-2017-pd-report-part-2 Writing & Picturing by Jay Allen (CFCR Program Director and co-host of Pirate Radio, Thursdays 7:30-9pm)It was actually surprising how many great bands were scheduled in the first couple days of Sled Island 2017. It seems like the festival just keeps growing and growing, with some of the headliners playing on Wednesday & Thursday. Eventually they're just going to have to make... SLED ISLAND: RATED PG http://cfcr.ca/blog/sled-island-rated-pg Keyboard Scribblings by Peter Grier (host of The Owls Are Not What They Seem, Tuesdays 11pm-12am), Photo Snaps by Peter Grier & Brendan FlahertyMy Sled experience started Tuesday night in Saskatoon at a late night house show with Victoria’s Island Eyes. They played a breezy Wolf Parade-infused set after Psychic Pollution contaminated heads with tangerine John Carpenter dreams.... SLED IN THE KEY OF B-FLAT http://cfcr.ca/blog/sled-in-the-key-of-b-flat Wordplay and Imagery by Brendan Flaherty (CFCR Production Manager & host of The Buzz, Fridays 5-6pm)This year’s Sled Island festival in Calgary felt like a transitional event. A change in the configuration of venues from years past, with no big outdoor shows at Olympic Plaza and a lot fewer acts playing multiple times (seemingly a staple of bygone editions), it became more necessary than...