CHMR-FM Weekly Schedule (Fall 2020 Semester)
08:00 - 09:00 - Mixed Bag
09:00 - 10:00 - Mixed Bag
11:00 - 12:00 - Democracy Now! - Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez.
12:00 - 13:00 - Mid-day Report - CHMR-FM's locally produced newscast featuring Atlantic, National, International News with sports and weather.
13:00 - 13:30 - Get Schooled: The Grad Student Podcast - This program showcases the innovative and fascinating research being undertaken by graduate students at Memorial University, along with tips for surviving and thriving as a graduate student and early career academic! Hosted by Natalie Dignam.
13:30 - 14:00 - The NL Beer Podcast - Host Natalie Dignam looks at the world of beer and craft brewing from the vantage of lovely Newfoundland and Labrador! Featuring guest interviews, brewery tours and creative discussions of beer pairing and more. The NL Beer Podcast is all about the fascinating world of beer!
14:00 - 16:00 - Classical Tones - Classical Tones / Tonos Clasicos is a weekly two-hour bilingual show of classical music "with a Latin connection". Every work played has some connection to Spain or Latin America, typically the composer and/or the performer(s). Much of the programming is music that is rarely or never heard on most classical music radio shows. Each piece is preceded by a minute or two of interesting information about it, first in Spanish, then in English.
16:00 - 17:00 - One Art: A Fiction Podcast - Do you like great fiction? Would you like to write great fiction? One Art explores the craft of writing, with each episode tackling a different element of fiction. Created by Lisa Moore and Olivia Robinson, each episode also features a panel of local authors sharing work produced exclusively for the episode!
17:00 - 18:00 - What the Folk? - Exploring folk music from infinity and beyond. Hosted by Clarke Edwards and Brittney Meaney.
18:00 - 19:00 - News of the Weird - Charlie Cottreau and Johnny Robertson bring you a collection of the most unusual and oddball news stories from around the world. A mixture of commentary on current events and some of the zaniest stories from our archives. Covering everything from Canada/US border relations to the leader of a major religion scoring a #1 hit on the billboard charts.
19:00 - 20:00 - One Africa - A show discussing all things Africa and featuring African music. Hosted by Ikechukwu Michael Ugwuede.
20:00 - 22:00 - Mixed Bag
22:00 - 00:00 - 33, 45, 78 - Steve Fruitman has been programming Canadian roots music programs for 25 years. A folklorist and ardent Canadian music collector, his programs hit the nation's nerve centre passionately on each and every show. Connecting fiddle music with singer-songwriters, blues and jazz, country and folk seemlessly (very often in one program). It's the only radio program officially endorsed by Stompin' Tom Connors.