Discover Shows

Weekly music show focusing on new and old bands making waves in the indie/college circuit. Mixtape Sessions feature all kinds of music from straight-forward pop to freak folk and just about everything in-between. It’s the must listen show that you don’t ever want to miss.


With James

A public affairs/arts show focusing on local and international events and issues, with special emphasis on the African diaspora. Black History Month coverage, Artist Profiles, Community Calendar and lots of music by U.S, African and Caribbean artists.


With Sarah Onyango, Adrienne Coddett, Jackie Lawrence, Patricia Harewood, Denise Isaac, Joanne John

This is heart city – a new arts & culture program that celebrates Ottawa-Gatineau.  We talk to artists, activists and anyone doing new and different things in our city! If you are interested in contributing interviews, story ideas or any type of content for this program, please contact


With Erin Flynn

Bouyon Rasin is a program that covers many aspects of community life such as education, cultural, politics and society. This program, which was launched on May 5th, 1994, adopts an interactive format that encourages listeners to communicate by telephone with the show hosts. Weekly broadcasts are rotated by theme, in the following order:

Week 1 – Michel-Ange Hyppolite (Kaptenn Koukouwouj) hosts Bouyon Education.

Week 2 – Fabienne Lozis (Manzè Choublak) and Benito Domerson (Bendo) host Bouyon Société.

Week 3 – Jude Jean-François hosts Bouyon Musique & Culture.

Week 4 – Jean Saint-Vil (Jafrikayiti) hosts Bouyon Grandèt


With Michel-Ange Hyppolite, Fabienne Lozis, Benito Domerson, Jude Jean-François et Jean Saint-Vil

Freestyle is all about freedom of music expressed mainly in Caribbean and Urban genre.


With Blaine Edwards

Ladies First is an award-winning weekly live radio show from 5-6 pm on Thursdays that celebrates women in music and the arts from across the globe. The groove is upbeat, styling and “now”, and from time-to-time we will dial-in with a little help from amazing guests.


With Lina

Tune in to Origenes every Saturday from 6pm to 8pm, to learn all about Spanish music, news, community announcements and interviews. This show, entirely hosted in Spanish, is a meeting place for all that is Spanish culture.


With Rogelio Ramos

Une émission de rock et de jazz progressif diffusée tous les jeudis soirs à partir de 19 h 30 (heure de l’est) mettant en vedette des artistes connus, inconnus et ceux de la scène émergente—tant du Canada que du reste du monde. La Villa Strangiato est animé actuellement par Gregory Kampf et fut créé en 1996 par Yann Grenier et François Laflamme et, depuis sa création, est une présence essentielle sur les ondes FM à Ottawa. Synthétisez 89.1 FM pour le meilleur en rock progressif, jazz-rock/fusion, métal progressif, rock in opposition/l’avant-prog, rock symphonique, néo-prog, folk progressif, Zeuhl, avant-garde, experimentale et plus encore. Progressive rock/jazz radio show heard every Thursday at 7:30 pm ET featuring well-known, lesser-known and emerging artists from Canada and beyond. La Villa Strangiato is currently hosted by Gregory Kampf and was founded in 1996 by Yann Grenier and François Laflamme and has been a staple of the Ottawa radio scene ever since. Tune in for the best in progressive rock, jazz rock/fusion, progressive metal, rock in opposition/avant-prog, symphonic rock, neo-prog, progressive folk, Zeuhl, avant garde, experimental, and more.


With Gregory Kampf