CJAM 2021 Fundraising Drive

grey background with a blue pigeon wearing a cowboy hat. The hat strings wrap around to write "CJAM"

It’s finally here!
CJAM’s 2021 on-air fundraising drive is running
November 19th – November 26th 2021

Interested donors can give to the station by visiting
https://cjam-merch.square.site/product/2021-donation-only-/12
-OR-
visit our brand new merch site!
https://cjam-merch.square.site/s/shop
We’ve got tees and totes with a brand new design by
Windsor artist Julie Hall. What’s more Windsor than a cowboy pigeon?
You can browse vintage tee designs, kids t-shirts, and music prize packages.

Can’t donate online? Drop by the Green Bean Cafe
on Thursday November 25th
Pay with cash or credit in person – snag a coffee, browse our tee selection, and other fun music merch items, and meet the CJAM team!

Can’t make it to the Green Bean or donate online?
Call Station Manager Carley Schweitzer in the office to arrange donation at
519-253-3000 ext2525
Don’t be shy! Leave a voicemail & we will get back to you as soon as possible.

Get your dance Friday November 26th!

PLUS We’ll be hosting a LIVE DJ Showcase on Friday November 26th at Meteor in Downtown Windsor (138 University Avenue West). Celebrate the end of our 2021 fundraising drive by moving to the music! This fun dance party will feature our volunteers getting off the air and onto the floor to showcase the unique styles of CJAM’s eclectic music programming. Come hear the music from your favourite shows dropped live, and sample some new flavours too! Check the facebook event page for a full list of participating DJs, along with information about their radio programs.

FACEBOOK EVENT LINK:
www.facebook.com/events/869832007059807

CJAM Presents: True Tales


Get spooky with us!

CJAM 99.1 FM is calling for submissions to our True Tales storytelling event. We’re looking for true stories and Halloween is the theme. We’ll be accepting stories to be read -LIVE- on air on Monday October 25th at 9pm. Tell us your scary campfire tale, ghost encounter, Trick or Treating adventure, or any other Halloween-themed story.

Submit your tales to Program Director Lix at
programcjam@gmail.com before October 25th. On the night of the event, we’ll be calling folks up to recount their tales LIVE on CJAM 99.1 FM – you won’t want to miss this one!

Listen in at 99.1 FM on your dial
-OR- find us streaming for free on the iHeartRadio app

Detroit Day 2021

CJAM is celebrating Detroit Day on July 4th! Turn your dial to 99.1 FM all day long to hear bluesy, funky, fresh, jazzy, loud, and electro Detroit beats. Lineup below

1pm – 2:30pm: Blues Time
2:30pm – 4pm: Mighty Mezz
4pm – 5pm: Everything’s No Good
5pm – 6pm: Human Fly Radio
8pm – 9pm: Traveling Salesman Interview Hr
9pm – 10:30pm: The Trip
10:30pm – midnite: Radio Drill Time

Indigenous Day on CJAM FM 2021

For CJAM FM, every day is a great day to celebrate Indigenous artists. On June 21st 2021, CJAM will be highlighting Indigenous music through special programming and we encourage you to take this time to listen, learn, absorb, and reflect. Find a schedule of our programming below along with local organizations

Artwork by Tanya Tagaq
http://tanyatagaq.com/artwork
Find Tanya on twitter @tagaq

Schedule

  • 8:30am – 10:30am // Positive Amplitude
  • 1pm – 2:30pm // Absent Sounds
  • 5pm – 6pm // Everything’s No Good
  • 6pm – 8pm // Girlie so Groovie
  • 9pm – 10:30pm // Swamped

Local Organizations

Native Student Alliance Uwindsor
www.facebook.com/NativeStudentAllianceUWindsor

Turtle Island Aboriginal Education Centre @ Uwindsor
Providing support to Indigenous students reach their highest potential in a culturally supportive atmosphere.
www.uwindsor.ca/aboriginal-education-centre

Can-Am Indian Friendship Centre
Driven by the desire of Indigenous peoples within the areas of Windsor and Essex County to become a self-sufficient, self-determining, self-governing community offering a variety of programs & services.
https://caifc.ca

Ska:na Family Learning Centre
A Non-Profit Organization Helping our Children to a better future. Ska:na Family Learning Centre offers programs for children 3 month to 12 years. Through High/Scope approach to early childhood education, each child is supported and encouraged to develop and learn in a positive educational environment.
www.skanaflc.com

Aboriginal Child Resource Centre
www.facebook.com/ACRCWINDSOR

CJAM Singles Club Top 3 [May 2021]

Some Windsor ex-pats and a Detroit electronic duo make up the most played local ‘singles’ in CJAMs Singles Club this month. This post is a bit… delayed – I know. Listen… it’s been a wild and busy couple weeks – I’m trying my best! Uhhhh… check out the tracks below!

#1. Steph Copeland + Brigit O’ReganGas Light

#2. Ke Thu Is Separated From Itself

#3. Spirit Trail Indian Time

.

CJAM Singles Club will return in the fall semester so go write and record some certified bangers over the summer. Click HERE for more details…