CFRC Programs

NameDescriptionGenreTimeslotsLinks Actions
Aboriginal Voices
Indigenous News, Views and Music with Sean & Doug
Indigenous News and Music
Tue: 6:00 pm
Absolutely Frivolous
Laugh along with Cindy on her long-running comedy show!
Comedy; Spoken Word
Thu: 5:30 pm
Abstractions Scored
Understanding the world of art through musical interpretation
Mon: 10:00 pm
Tue: 7:00 am
Portuguese language music, local news & culture
Sun: 6:00 pm
Audio Buffet
Devan, Brian, and Rebecca lay out an auditory spread for your Wednesday morning
Wed: 7:00 am
A Working Knowledge
Dad Rock but cooler.
Indie; Rock; post-punk; experimental
Wed: 10:00 pm
Beat Banter
Sarah and Aidan bring you the best in friendly banter and sick beats.
Thu: 1:00 pm
Fri: 6:00 am
Between Friends
Join Sofia and Madison as they share and expand their (and your) musical horizons!
Indie pop and rock
Mon: 3:00 pm
Biggest River Delta
An upbeat, fun program that specializes in music from Pakistan, Bangladesh, and India.
Thu: 4:00 pm
BioTek Beat
Biotechnology news, lectures and more!
Topical Spoken Word
Wed: 5:30 pm
Ty and Sinead highlight the underground and the unknown!
Mon: 6:00 am
Wed: 3:00 pm
Busy Girl Radio
Lilly has got all the tunes you need to get you through your busy day
Mon: 1:00 pm
Campus Beat/The Corridor
Campus, Local and Regional News
News, Talk
Thu: 5:00 pm
Canadian Shield
Classic Canadian music with Jim!
Classic Rock
Sat: 4:00 pm
CFRC Live!
Live cuts from CFRC's Studio A
Live Music
Thu: 11:00 am
Conquer Your Draft
Fantasy Football chat with Josh & Mike
Fri: 10:00 pm
CPR-CFRC Prison Radio
Prison issues radio program and monthly Calls from Home Series
Topical Spoken Word
Wed: 7:00 pm
Dark Glasses
Jazz and other stuff with Professor of History and Queen's Principal Emeritus Daniel Woolf
Mon: 2:00 pm
Thu: 6:00 am
Deconstructing Genres
Chronological overviews of the evolution of different music genres with deep dives into quintessential bands, historical influences, and instrumental idiosyncracies
Wed: 10:00 am
Democracy Now
Syndicated - daily global independent news hour hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.
Mon: 12:00 pm
Tue: 12:00 pm
Wed: 12:00 pm
Thu: 12:00 pm
Fri: 12:00 pm
Different Circles
Deena's adventure through sound every Friday afternoon!
Fri: 1:00 pm
Dirty Laundry
Airing it all out for the midnight weirdos
Sat: 12:00 am
Facts with Dacks
A weekly show covering everything you need to know in the world of professional sports.
Thu: 6:00 pm
Fairy Lights
Soft Indie Pop with Jade!
Sleepy Indie Pop
Wed: 6:00 am
Mon: 8:00 pm
Far Field
Exploring electronic, experimental, and modern classical music throughout the troposphere
Ambient, Experimental
Mon: 9:00 pm
Finding a Voice
Poetry & Poetic Concerns with Bruce Kauffman
Poetry; Spoken Word
Fri: 4:00 pm
Turkish song and beyond!
Arabesque; Rap; Indie; Pop; Rock; Folk etc.
Fri: 9:00 pm
Folk Everything
Folk This, Folk That
Sat: 10:00 am
Gender Talk
Trans News & Views with Violet, Theresa & Erin
Topical Spoken Word
Tue: 4:30 pm
Girlie So Groovie
Syndicated - a show dedicated to the women who rock and the people who love them
Pop; Indie; Rock; Alternative; Folk etc.
Sat: 8:00 am
Global A Go Go
Syndicated - world music that rocks!
Tue: 10:00 am
Grad Chat
Discussions with Queen's graduate students and Postdoctoral Fellows about their research
Topical Spoken Word
Tue: 4:00 pm
Happy Town
Traditional Acoustic Gems Curated by local musician Jon McLurg
Bluegrass, Gospel, Folk
Sun: 1:00 pm
Here & Now
The past, present, and future hits in the world of rock/soft rock
Rock/Soft Rock
Sat: 8:00 pm
The Kingston Sound Collective is spinning hot tracks every Saturday night live from CFRC!
Sat: 9:00 pm
If Music Could Talk
A diverse collection of genres and styles designed to expand your horizons!
Mon: 10:00 am
Indie Wakeup Call
Indie music for your morning commute with a different host every morning!
Indie pop and rock
Mon: 8:02 am
Tue: 8:02 am
Wed: 8:02 am
Thu: 8:02 am
Fri: 8:02 am
Indigenous in Music
Syndicated - great Indigenous music with Larry Knudsen!
Sat: 6:00 am
Kira and Thanasia offer a musical interlude for your Friday
Fri: 3:00 pm
In the House
Weekly DJ Sets by David with the latest and greatest in Deep House, Future House and more!
House; Future House; Electronic; Deep House
Thu: 11:00 pm
Julian Taylor's Jukebox
Syndicated - new folk, roots and blues music
Garage Rock, Indie Pop & Rock
Sun: 3:00 pm
Biweekly Japanese culture, chat, music & fun with JRQ! / Biweekly Syndicated with Kaleidescope
Pop & Rock, Electronica
Wed: 4:00 pm
Kingston Currents
Local News with Christena Lawrie
News and Topical Spoken Word
Thu: 11:30 am
Tue: 5:00 pm
Kitchen Sink
Paige plays a little bit of everything, including the Kitchen Sink!
Thu: 10:00 pm
Latin Waves/Voices from the Shadows
Syndicated - grassroots activism across Canada
Topical Spoken Word
Let It Happen
Indie, pop, rock and more!
Indie Pop and Rock
Sat: 1:00 pm
Listening Queerly
Queer music across genres with Lauren!
Tue: 1:00 pm
Isabelle and Darci's multifaceted musical MENU
Wed: 8:00 pm
Monday Morning Mixtape
A curated playlist based around a new theme for each week.
Mon: 7:00 am
Music Makes the Mood
Multi-genre music from indie/alt rock to neo-funk and more with Kyle Cadogan!
Indie; Alternative; Rock; Hip Hop etc.
Fri: 8:00 pm
News Brief
Daily News Brief
News & Sports
Mon: 8:00 am
Tue: 8:00 am
Wed: 8:00 am
Fri: 8:00 am
Thu: 8:00 am
CFRC's most varied variety show.
Metal, Electronic, Obscure, Classical, Ambient, World, Indie, Jazz, Noise, Hardcore, Anything, Everything
Mon: 6:00 pm
Past Tense
Post-hardcore, slowcore, noise rock, math rock, and indie rock
Indie Rock; Noise Rock, Math Rock etc.
Wed: 9:00 pm
Plugged in my Ears
A sports variety show covering everything from hockey to rugby.
Sports, Talk
Thu: 2:00 pm
Queen's Law Hour
Queen's Law Students with Hot Legal Topics
News and Topical Spoken Word
Tue: 2:00 pm
Rainbow Country
Syndicated - 2SLGBTQ+ focused music, interviews and more!
Pop/Rock & Topical Spoken Word
Sun: 11:00 am
Road Trip
Crank up the radio with Matt and Nick on their Road Trip!
Tue: 9:00 pm
Rockum Radio
Hard Rock & Heavy Metal
Hard Rock & Heavy Metal
Tue: 10:00 pm
Sad Song Central
Emily's got all the sad vibes you can handle
Thu: 3:00 pm
Salt Water Music
East Coast Jams
Folk; Rock; Pop etc.
Fri: 6:00 pm
Screening in Kingston
Movie News and Reviews with Mike, Taylor and Friends!
Topical Spoken Word
Tue: 3:00 pm
Shed Progressions
Smooth Jazz with Nik Yuen
Mon: 11:00 pm
Tue: 6:00 am
Spirit of The Radio
Zayden and Jake light up the airwaves with fresh tunes and fun chats.
Wed: 1:00 pm
Sports Rundown
A sports program focusing on local sports news in Kingston
Sports, Talk
Mon: 5:30 pm
Swing Swang Swung
Jazz at its best with Dave Coon!
Sat: 2:00 pm
Tapping the Ether
Metal and metallic subgenres of fun
Heavy Metal
Wed: 11:00 pm
The Blues Project
Blues music and stories
Blues; Blues Rock
Sat: 6:00 pm
The Charts
Weekly Top 15 Canadian Indie albums across genres with DJ Squared
Indie Pop; Rock; Jazz; Country; Folk etc.
Fri: 10:00 am
Thu: 7:00 am
The Intersection of Folk and Hyperpop
Folk and Electronic!
Contemporary Folk; Singer-Songwriter; Electronic Pop; EDM
Wed: 6:00 pm
The Kingstonian
Host David Cunningham profiles Kingstonians who love doing what they do
Topical Spoken Word
Wed: 2:00 pm
The Mood with May
May sets the Mood every Wednesday morning
Wed: 11:00 am
The Night Shift
Syndicated - A diverse adventurous mix hosted by Luca Capone
Jazz; Hip Hop etc.
Fri: 11:00 pm
The Weave
Garage rock & more with local musician The Weave!
Indie; Rock; Punk: Pop; Surf; Garage
Sun: 9:30 pm
The Witching Hour
Into the Core with Chris
Metal Core
Wed: 12:00 am
Things I Will Keep
Eclectic Indie
Genres are dead (but I like rock music the most)
Thu: 7:00 pm
This Just In!
New music fresh from the mail, hosted by our music library manager, Chancelor!
Thu: 10:00 am
Today in YGK
Local Kingston and Area News Headlines
Wed: 5:00 pm
Mon: 5:00 pm
Eurodance with Henri
Fri: 7:00 am
Under the Olive Tree
Syndicated - Palestinian Diaspora news & views
Topical Spoken Word
Fri: 11:00 am
Way Back Country Jamboree
Old Timey Country & Gospel & Bluegrass Favorites
Country; Gospel; Bluegrass
Sun: 8:00 am
What in the World?!
Join your hosts John and DJ Nazty (a.k.a. Naz) for fun chats and cool tunes every week!
Tue: 8:00 pm
Anything and everything with DJ LFN (Erin)
Indie pop, rock, electronica etc.
Fri: 2:00 pm
Yellow Brit Road
CFRC's British and Irish introducing music show!
Alternative, indie, rock, post punk, neo-jazz, RnB, hip hop
Sun: 8:00 pm
Zodiac Chiller
Star charts and chit chat!
Thu: 9:00 pm