CFCR News


Monday, Dec 17, 2012

If you listen to CFCR's broadcast online, you may have noticed a marked improvement to the audio quality today. If you haven't checked out our webcast yet, it's a great time to start!

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Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012

CFCR and the Broadway Theatre present the encore run of Searching For Sugar Man, a story of two South Africans set out to discover what happened to their unlikely musical hero, the mysterious 1970s rock 'n' roller, Rodriguez. CFCR Members - win tickets!

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Friday, Nov 23, 2012

CFCR's 10th annual art auction, Artists For Alternative Radio, was an incredible success! Both live and silent auctions were held, raking in a whopping $24,025. Of that, CFCR Community Radio receives $11,474!

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Tuesday, Nov 6, 2012

CFCR members! The ticket wagon strikes again! We have tickets to Leonard Cohen at Credit Union Centre on Tuesday, November 20th. Enter to win now!

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Monday, Nov 5, 2012

Check out the FM-PHASIS Grand Prize winners! Four amazing prize packages went to lucky FM-PHASIS donors!

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Thursday, Sep 6, 2012

CFCR is excited. Very excited. We're damn excited, even. Our annual FM-PHASIS FEST lineup is now officially revealed, and many of favorite locals (and a few out of towners) are joining to help celebrate and fundraise for CFCR Community Radio.

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Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012

CFCR is super, super, super (super) excited to unveil the logo design and slogan for our upcoming fundraising drive, FM-Phasis, which runs from September 15-28, 2012.

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Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012

Check out the fine guests stopping by The Buzz, happening every weekday from 5-6pm!

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Friday, Aug 31, 2012

CFCR wants you get your name in a draw for a fabulous gift card from BOB Headquarters on Broadway!

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Thursday, Aug 30, 2012

CFCR is very pleased to welcome a brand new show to our Multicultural Weekend lineup!

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Wednesday, Aug 15, 2012

Don't miss CFCR's FolkFest preview feature "Around the World in 800 Watts," airing on The Buzz this week from Tuesday to Thursday!

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Tuesday, Aug 14, 2012

The Community Radio family was saddened to learn of the passing of Phil Sapieha on August 7, 2012 at the age of 66.

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Saturday, Aug 11, 2012

Wanna become a CFCR volunteer host? Follow the jump to find out how!

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Friday, Aug 10, 2012

The Saskatoon 2012 Fringe Theatre Festival runs until August 10th, and once again CFCR brings you the Fringe Fest Flyer, a 30-minute segment covering all things Fringe Festival! This year, our most excellent Fringe correspondents Franny and Ishmael give you previews, interviews, and all you need to know when heading to the Fringe.

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Friday, Jul 27, 2012

CFCR MEMBERS! We have a pair of tickets to Anvil, Titans Eve, Untimely Demise, Lavagoat, Agony Spawn, and Caym, taking place at the Odeon, Tuesday July 31st!

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Thursday, Jul 12, 2012

We pay tribute to long-time Saskatoon broadcaster and instrumental campus/communtiy radio figure Gord Walburn, who passed away this week in Winnipeg.

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Friday, May 25, 2012

Thanks to everyone who attended the 2012 CFCR AGM that was held at Amigos Cantina this past Tuesday. We'd like to welcome a few new faces to the Board of Directors. Have a look-see!

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Thursday, May 17, 2012

CFCR and Planet S Magazine are proud to present "Peace from One Province East", a showcase of Saskatoon bands at the Sled Island Music Festival in Calgary. After the success of last year's inaugural CFCR SK showcase, we've decided to pack the minivan and caravan on down the highway!

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Thursday, May 10, 2012

Normally, CFCR is pretty modest. But when it comes to our volunteers, we become soccer mom-calibre braggarts. So, we're happy to present the second installment of our feature called "Get to Know a CFCR Volunteer" where you can... well... get to know a CFCR volunteer. This round, we chat with host of the Thursday RCMP Kevin McGuigan-Scott (aka Mr. November)!

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Tuesday, May 8, 2012

After the explosive power outage yesterday, CFCR's webstream was feeling a little worse for wear. But our amazing technical team (aka Justen Rokstad) has re-combobulated the thing-a-ma-jig and we're back to streaming our live content online.

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Monday, May 7, 2012

A power outage in downtown Saskatoon took us off the air for four hours today, but we're back up and running on the FM airwaves, with the online broadcast to come as soon as we work out some issues that arose from the blackout.

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Monday, May 7, 2012
Attention faithful listeners! CFCR (along with most of the rest of downtown Saskatoon) is without power at the moment and is temporarily off the air. We'll be broadcasting again as soon as they get the juice flowing! Thanks for your patience.
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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

The change in the season often brings changes in CFCR's programming, and this spring is no different. We are bidding a fond farewell to a couple shows, but we're really excited to present some new programs to the lineup.

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Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

That's right! We're hiring a Full-Time Commercial writer/producer. Is that something you excel at? If so, read on!

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Tuesday, Apr 10, 2012

CFCR's Membership drive is alive! There are a ton of ways to renew/signup your 2012/13 membership. Click below to find out how.

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Monday, Mar 26, 2012

CFCR's Annual Membership Drive is almost here, and we have another great show to help celebrate. Two of our favorite local bands will be joining us for a night of rock and/or roll. Breaker Breaker and Powder Blue! And it's only $5! And you get a free bottled "something-or-other". Can you dig it?

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Monday, Mar 26, 2012

In conjunction with CFCR's Annual Membership Drive, we are very happy to present a FREE movie night at The Broadway Theatre, Thursday April 5th! Featuring the 3rd Canadian showing of "Better than Something: Jay Reatard," and the most excellent "Color Me Obsessed: A film about the Replacements".

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Tuesday, Mar 13, 2012

CFCR thanks the generous support of all who attended our International Women's Day fundraiser last week, as well as Affinity Credit Union for helping raise $1600 for the Elizabeth Fry Society!

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Wednesday, Feb 15, 2012

CFCR celebrates International Women's Day! Join us Thursday, March 8th at the Bassment, as we showcase some of Saskatoon's finest female talent!

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Monday, Feb 13, 2012

CFCR is proud to present My City Speaks: How the Arts Impact our Community, Thursday March 1st at the Bassment. Join us for an evening of engaging presentations, featuring guest speakers from across Saskatoon’s arts community!

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