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The Sled Island Music & Arts Festival is almost here

The annual Sled Island Music & Arts Festival is back June 19 – 23! Experience five days of music, comedy, film and art in diverse venues across Calgary, Alberta! Read more »

Charts and Hot Wax – June 3, 2024

Last week was obviously a lie. Here’s a real glimpse of the librarian tallying this week’s CJSR charts.

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Charts and Hot Wax – May 27, 2024

A glimpse of the librarian working on this week’s charts on our proprietary Chart Junction Super Resource station.

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CJSR’s mission is to “enlighten and entertain our audience through high quality and diverse programming that constantly challenges the status quo.”

Our programming provides a voice for marginalized communities and perspectives from across Edmonton, a home for underground music, and a place to push boundaries in terrestrial radio.

Nothing on CJSR is like you’ll hear anywhere else: our programming runs the gamut from environmental news, to heavy metal, to underground electronica, to LGBTQ2S+ news, to organ music, to the latest from Eritrea. And everything else, too.

CJSR 88.5FM is located in amiskwaciy-wâskahikan, the city of Edmonton, which is on Treaty 6 territory as well as region 4 of the Métis nation of Alberta. In the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge that the land on which we broadcast is a traditional meeting ground and home for many indigenous peoples, including Cree, Saulteaux, Blackfoot, Dene, Métis, and Nakota Sioux.


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