Category Archives: News

Local Music Mailout!

CKXU is organizing another mail-out of new local artist releases to NCRA member radio stations across Canada. If you or any of your friends just cut a fine EP or LP of original tunes, forward them this page too or have them get in touch! Are you interested in having your album shipped out by us…Continue Reading

Love & Records 2016 – THANK YOU!

Love & Records 2016 The CKXU Radio Society would like to thank all the people, sponsors, volunteers, vendors, bands, and anyone else who participated in this year’s Love & Records! It was super fun! See you next year! Love & Records is Western Canada’s largest FREE out-door record fair held annually at Galt Gardens in Downtown…Continue Reading

Love & Records wins Hip Downtown Transformation Award

Love & Records music festival and record fair was honoured with the “Hip Downtown Transformation” award for being a leader in the transformation of the downtown at the ‪#‎CelebrateDowntownYQL‬event tonight! CKXU Radio Society was also nominated for a “Champagne” award for being a champion of a vibrant downtown. Thank you to all volunteers, musicians, and…Continue Reading

FUNdrive 2016! THANK YOU!

Just a note to say thank you for all of the love and support from all of our fantastic donors, volunteers, partners and sponsors during the 2016 FUNdrive! Together we raised $25,605 – Something that we just could not have accomplished without your support. Thank you, we truly appreciate it. Remember, you can donate to CKXU…Continue Reading

CKXU Debates is a planned series that will air in Summer 2016 on CKXU 88.3 FM. The concept is to offer CKXU listeners the chance to listen to informed, intelligent, respectful debates on issues that are of interest to our community. From local politics, to the Alberta economy, from student affairs to LGBTQ and Indigenous…Continue Reading

Edmonton, AB – The Herd Audio Challenge invites Alberta-based radio producers and fans alike to create a three-minute audio work that relates to a specified theme, adheres to two rules and is completed in two months. Participants have until January 31, 2016 to create a piece that fulfills the outlined criteria in three minutes or…Continue Reading

Join us this week (and the first Wednesday of each month) for a live improvised piece of music. Adrian and Sean will be joined by Matthew Wilkinson (of Postnamers) to make a racket live in studio and on air. Check out some of his other sounds by clicking here.Continue Reading