Today marks the first day of Saturn Returns‘ residency here at CKUT, and they’ve got a great show lined up. Saturn Returns is a queer feminist collective based right here in Montreal, with some powerful messages you can read more about on our website. Tune in today from 3-5pm for The Montreal Sessions, hosted by Claire Lyke and Carol Fernandes, for music from women/feminist/queer artists and v special interviews with Julie Matson (aka Echo Beach) and Anne Golden (from Video des Femmes dans le parc). It’s going to be a great show, so don’t miss it!
Alas, the day has arrived…the last of an epic month of The Montreal Sessions freshly served by Suoni Per Il Popolo. A sad occasion indeed, but our hosts Paula and Pablo have many musical treats in store for us to make up for that. Over the past ~30 days, we’ve heard a selection of experimental jazz, rock, and classical music that explore the boundaries of modern music. We’ve also had numerous interviews and live performances from talented musicians taking part in the 2015 Suoni Per Il Popolo festival.
If you are keen to catch any of those passed episodes, check out our archives, and you can catch the last of June’s MTL Sessions this Wednesday from 3-5pm. Stay tuned for July’s show hosted by Saturn Returns, which you can read more about right here. These are exciting times, guys. Keep it locked~~
Well hello music lovers, today we’ve got a treat for you. Listen in to a special episode of Montreal Sessions, part of this month’s episodes by Suoni Per Il Popolo, with your hosts Paula and Pablo at 3-5pm. We’ll be broadcasting live from Casa DelPopolo with performances and interviews from:
Hey kids! don’t forget to listen today for this weeks Montreal Sessions, hosted by the one and only Suoni Per Il Popolo. If you’re not yet familiar, Suoni is a festival that celebrates and explores the outer limits of rock, jazz, and classical music (and is definitely worth checking out).
Tune in your ears from 3-5pm to hear your host Paula and our live guests: Technical Kidman. In the meanwhile, you can check out some of their sweet, sweet tunes right here.
We are very excited to welcome the Howl! Arts Collective into our studios to curate the April edition of The Montreal Sessions. Howl! is a Montreal-based collective of cultural workers, artists and activists working for social justice via artistic expression.
In addition to their ever-growing, prolific recorded catalog and an ongoing flurry of rad events, they’re pooling their efforts this month to host a Howl! concert series, rooted in Montreal’s fiercely creative independent arts community. From music to dance, spoken-word poetry to film, Howl! features a diversity of local, national, and international artists. Howl! aims to challenge corporate-directed musical modes by celebrating grassroots artists actively building bridges between the arts and activism for social justice. Hear them take over the CKUT airwaves every Tuesday in April from 3-5pm EST: stream it live here, and catch past episodes here.
Today marks the last session of the month with Art Not Love records. Their radio residency highlights include an interview with costume designer/film-maker Jenn Wade, a performance by Ari Swan and engaging conversations with Peggy Hogan and Charlie Twitch. Here’s what’s scheduled for their grand finale!
“Jef Barbarawill be raising the quality of all of our lives on CKUT tomorrow for our last ANL Takeover! We’ll also be playing a lot of unfinished, unreleased, and potentially unlistenable material, giving you all a preview of things to come over the next few months!”
For their fourth instalment, Art Not Love is spending today’s episode speaking with their artists and friends, exploring deeper dimensions of what goes into their practice and approach. In the first hour, tune in for an interview and performance with L.A. Foster, a powerful yet soulful local force, one you may recognize from CKUT’s Venus collective. For the latter half of the program, Toronto-based Dirty Organs is in the 514 to unveil a live set over the radio waves. Be sure to check out what Art Not Love is keeping busy with when not revelling in radio.
Art Not Love returns for their second week of sharing & airing art that is close to the label’s dark, oozing heart. In the words of Charlie Twitch, label founder, here’s what’s up…
“Today on CKUT FM we’re back on the Montreal Sessions with two new guests: familiar face Nick Schofield of Saxsyndrum, and costume designer and artist extraordinaire Jenn Wade! Tune in to 90.3fm from 3pm – 5pm EST or www.ckut.ca to hear what they have to say for themselves!”
It’s time to welcome our March curators of The Montreal Sessions to the airwaves. Say hello to Art Not Love, Montreal’s relatively new non-genre-normative label, headed by artistic savants Charlie Twitch and Peggy Hogan. This month they’ll be introducing listeners to their roster and what inspires their masochistic practices. Today, Rushing Silver will be on the phone for an interview about her music and Robby Reis, a prolific photographer, will be in studio to chat about his focus. Come for the art, stay for the love.