CHMR-FM Weekly Schedule (Winter 2018 semester - beginning January 4th)
09:00 - 10:00 - Media Indigena - a weekly Indigenous current affairs podcast hosted by Rick Harp.
10:00 - 11:00 - Global Research News Hour - The Global Research News Hour is a special radio collaboration between the Centre for Research on Globalization, and campus community radio station CKUW 95.9FM. We seek to provide listeners with in depth analyses of major stories shaping today's world from thinkers, researchers and unique political personalities rarely addressed by major media. Guests have included Michel Chossudovsky, Rick Rozoff, Rocco Galati, and Yves Engler among others.
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 - CounterSpin - CounterSpin provides a critical examination of the major stories every week, and exposes what corporate media might have missed in their own coverage. CounterSpin highlights censored stories and exposes biased and inaccurate coverage, while examining the power of corporate influence and sexism, racism and homophobia in the news.
13:30 - 14:00 - This Way Out - "This Way Out" is the award-winning internationally distributed weekly LGBT radio program, currently airing on over 200 local community radio stations around the world.
14:00 - 15:00 - East Coast Countdown - The East Coast Countdown is a weekly, nationally-syndicated radio program that features the Top Ten hottest songs from Atlantic Canadian artists as voted by the public at www.eastcoastcountdown.com. In addition to the top songs of the week, the East Coast Countdown also plays some “Producer’s Picks”, interviews with the artists as well as some old favorites. The show has won 4 Nova Scotia Music Awards for Program of the year as well as 4 ECMA Awards for Broadcast of the year.
16:00 - 17:00 - McLean - A show where people submit their stories to be read and your host Claire Edwards also recounts some personal ones. It also features occasional guest storytellers. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @mcleanchmr
17:00 - 19:00 - MUNSU Board of Directors Meeting (bi-weekly) - Tune in every second Wednesday during the fall and winter semesters (once a month during the summer) to hear the regular Board meetings of Memorial's Student Union. Meetings are also made available for download here.
19:00 - 20:00 - Not Another Sports Show - Not Another Sports Show, a Radical Look at Sports -- Leftist sports media - is a weekly news hour highlighting the many intersections overlapping the worlds of sports, politics and activism.
20:00 - 21:00 - Muse on Music - with host Vish Iyer. We start off the show each week, with an album, featuring a review (the muse) and songs (the music) from it. We then derive a theme from this album, which the rest of the show then follows, consisting of music from all sorts of artists and bands, including proudly Canadian – or “fiercely independent homegrown” – ones!
21:00 - 22:00 - Folk and Indie Atmosphere - A time where you can forget about your worries while you relax, experience and enjoy some modern folk and indie artists. Throughout the program, host Jasmine Eastman will also give explanations on the genres, artists and their music played.
22:00 - 23:00 - Your Evening Melt - Your hosts Adam Ravalia and Matt Downtown talk about current events as well as play relevant Canadian/local/international music from a wide array of genres.