Fraser Valley Music Awards: July 16

June 17, 2016

Celebrate your local arts & culture! Tickets are Now On Sale for the first-ever FVMAs! Join us for a celebration of our very own music community (Think “Regional Junos” or “Regional Grammys” for the Fraser Valley) at the Abbotsford Arts Centre Saturday July 16, 2016. Tickets are now available via the FVMA page of this site, or at the following ticket outlets:

  • Abbotsford Long & McQuade
  • Chilliwack Long & McQuade
  • Old Abbey Ales, Abbotsford

Details on the poster below. Further details on the FVMA page of this site and on the CIVL Radio Facebook Page!

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CIVL Now Hiring Canada Summer Job for NCRC 2017 Sponsorship!

May 17, 2016

CIVL-FM at the University of the Fraser Valley in Abbotsford, BC will host the 2017 National Campus and Community Radio Conference, and welcome over 100 volunteers and staff from C/C Radio all over Canada to the Fraser Valley for a week of workshops, lectures, info sessions, caucuses, awards, social events, and the NCRA’s Annual General Meeting.

The Conference Sponsorship Coordinator will be responsible for joining CIVL’s staff and board delegates at the 2016 Conference in Ottawa (travel/registration/accommodations costs borne by CIVL), observe and participate in this year’s conference, and design methods of exploring as many different sponsorship opportunities as possible to bolster the financial resources that CIVL has to host this conference.

Qualifications:

- Excellent Organizational Skills
- Excellent Communication Skills
- Demonstrated ability to Multi-Task
- Creativity and a demonstrated ability to problem solve
- Demonstrated ability to work on self directed tasks
- Experience in sales/marketing/advertising an asset
- Graphic Design skills an asset
- Demonstrated ability to complete long term projects
- Project Management experience an asset
- Ability to set reasonable goals and monitor achievement incrementally

**This is a Canada Summer Jobs Position, and must be filled by an applicant returning in the Fall semester to a full time education program**

Salary:$10.45/hr
Terms:
30 hours/week for 9 week position
How to Apply:
Email resume and cover letter specific to this opportunity to JobOpportunity@civl.ca with the subject header ‘CSJ Hiring’
Closing Date:
Thu, 2016-05-23

**This is a Canada Summer Jobs Position, and must be filled by an applicant between the ages of 18 and 30, returning in the Fall semester to a full time education program**

CIVL encourages applications from under-represented communities, including women, first nations peoples, people of colour, lesbian/gay/queer/transgender, people with physical and mental disabilities, people living with HIV/AIDS, and people whose age, education, or economic status may be a barrier to employment. CIVL does not discriminate on the basis of race, sexual orientation, religion, age, ability, or class. Only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

New Digital Adds!

May 16, 2016

Lots of new digital albums added in the past couple weeks.

Radiohead – A Moon Shaped Pool (XL)
The highly anticipated follow up to their 2011 King of Limbs release.

John Carpenter – Lost Themes II (Sacred Bones)
Director/Composer John Carpenter. Follow up to Lost Themes, Carpenter offers up another beautifully haunting album.



Slow Steve – Adventures (Morr Music)

RĂ©mi Letournelle (aka Slow Steve) releases his debut full-length for Morr Music. Psych-Art Pop? Is that a thing? RIYL: Ariel Pink, Air, Homeshake.

All recent digital adds:
Andrew Bird – Are you Serious (Loma Vista)
Yeasayer – Amen & Goodbye (Mute Records)
Explosions in the Sky – The Wilderness (Temporary Residence Limited)
Laura Gibson – Empire Builder (Barsuk / City Slang)
The Coathangers – Nosebleed Weekend (Suicide Squeeze)
Adam Green – Aladdin (Totally Gross National Product)
Kye Plant – Sober and Alone EP (Self Release)
Cate Le Bon – Crab Day (Drag City)
Pierre Kwenders – Popolipo (Bonsound)
Slow Steve – Adventure (Morr Music)
John Carpenter – Lost Themes II (Sacred Bones)
Alex Napping – Trembling (Punctum Records)
Late Spring – Invisible (Self Release)
My Morning Jacket – It Still Moves (Re-release ATO Records)
The History of Gunpowder – Stained Glass, Rye & Wax (Self Release)
And the Kids – Friends Share Lovers (Signature Sounds)
Death Grips – Bottomless Pit (Harvest)