Although we're always sad to see hosts leave and shows discontinue, it's really exciting to get new hosts and new programs on the air. This fall, we've seen some of our wonderful hosts bid us adieu, but we've got some excellent replacements all lined up for you.
After a great Pre-FM-Phasis party with The Pack A.D. and Young Rival, we're just about ready to kick off our annual funding drive, FM-Phasis! Show your support of community radio in Saskatoon by pledging to your favourite CFCR program.
Don't worry, we're not losing any of our great Swing Shift hosts, but we are doing a little switcheroo, so you may hear a different host on a different day.
You may have noticed that CFCR's online broadcast was inerrupted today. We are back up and running and apologize for any inconveniences this may have caused. Thanks for supporting comminity radio in Saskatoon!
CFCR is very happy to welcome Louis' on board for FM-Phasis 2010! As part of our funding drive, we are thrilled to be presenting two excellent shows alongside the smorgasbord of great shows already lined up!
CFCR is proud to announce an exciting addition to our funding drive music festival, FM-Phasis Fest. On Friday, October 1st at Amigos, all the way from St. John's, Newfoundland, don't miss Hey Rosetta! with opening act Rich Aucoin.
Calling all CFCR webstream listeners! Since we have improved our online broadcast services, providing more options for both PC and Mac-based users, the links to listen have changed, so please update any bookmarks or shortcuts you may have made to direct you to us.
You may have noticed a disruption in CFCR's online broadcast this afternoon. We've been hatching a plan to improve our system to better serve all the Mac users out there as well as PC users. Well, now we've done it!
CFCR is excited to bring you Portland, Oregon's Blitzen Trapper as part of FM-Phasis Fest 2010. They'll take the stage at Amigos Cantina on Saturday, September 25. They're touring in support of the their fifth full-length album Destroyer of the Void.
We're brewing a very exciting FM-Phasis funding drive this fall, from September 18-October 1. A big part of the funding drive is FM-Phasis Fest, which includes some really exciting touring bands as well as great local acts. Today we announced a big chunk of our lineup, including Women, Caribou and Blitzen Trapper.
If you were in attendance at The Ness Creek Music Festival a few weeks back, you may have been lucky enough to catch Saskatoon's gentlemen of the murder ballad, The Deep Dark Woods, who rocked the CFCR-sponsored Friday night stage. CBC Radio 2 was there recording audio, and you can catch the Woods' Ness set on Canada Live on August 19th.
Join CFCR on Wednesday, July 21st from 6-8pm on the deck of Louis' Pub for our Get BBQ and Get Busy fundraiser, the official Wolf Parade pre-party. Come down and check out local guitar janglers Foggy Notions and CFCR's very own Charly Hustle spinning lots of rare rock and roll.
Now is your chance to get a pair of tickets to The Ness Creek Music Festival, which runs July 15-18 in the northern Saskatchewan Boreal Forest.
It's like a liquidation sale here at CFCR, except we're not going out of business, and we're not selling, we're giving. We just can't get enough of this ticket giveaway thing, so we are offering passes to some great summer festivals, including The Calgary Folk Music Festival, The Calgary International Blues Festival and The Ness Creek Music Festival.
We're in the mood for giving here at Saskatoon's community radio station, and we want you to take in The Roots at the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival on Saturday, June 26th at the Bessborough Gardens. But that show ends early, so we want to send you to Scratch on 2nd Avenue for a solo DJ set by Roots drummer ?uestlove (no that's not a typo).
Excitement at CFCR and around Saskatoon is building in anticipation for the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival, which runs June 25th to July 4th. It’s going to be a great festival this year, with amazing acts from Saskatoon, the province and all over the world!
CFCR 90.5 FM is proud to be a sponsor of the 2010 Ness Creek Music Festival in Saskatchewan’s boreal forest from July 15-18. 2010 marks 20 years of Ness Creek and the lineup is better than ever, with acts such as The Sheepdogs, Zeus and The Sadies.
CFCR wants YOU to attend the Sled Island Arts & Music Festival in Calgary from June 30th to July 3rd. We’ve got 2 pairs of festival passes to give to our beloved listeners. The catch is that you have enter to win.
After counting up the names of all the folks who entered CFCR's Meet-and-Greet with Thrice Contest, we've come up with five lucky winners!
CFCR and Ness Creek are proud to present An Horse, an indie rock duo all the way from Brisbane, Australia! They've been busy touring the world, opening for Tegan & Sara and Death Cab for Cutie, but you can catch them for a one-night only show at Vangelis