Album Charts for the week ending July 19, 2016

1 ADAM BALDWIN* No Telling When (Sonic)
2 METALWOOD* Twenty (Cellar Live)
3 JANE BUNNETT* Spirits of Havana – 25th Anniversary Edition (True North)


Top 30 New CDs for the week ending 2016-07-12

1 HANNAH GEORGAS* For Evelyn (Dine Alone)
2 SUNDAY WILDE* Blueberries and Grits (Self-Released)
3 VARIOUS Day Of The Dead (4AD)
See more…click the post title


2016 National Community Radio Awards

Awards were given out at the recent NCRA conference.
Congratulations to Paulette McQuarrie
for her show Nash Holos winning for Third Language programming,
and to Dave O’Rama for The Lovecast’s
honourable mention in the Syndicated Show category.
Click this headline to go to the post and see all the winners.


Free Radio On My Phone

National Campus and Community Radio Association Starts
Free Radio On My Phone Campaign
Unlocking the power of the FM Chip, already installed in most android smartphones
click through for the full press release


  • Comments Off on Free Radio On My Phone

We kept putting off posting as the list keeps changing. Click through to see them all.
Edit: Now includes prize winners


  • Comments Off on Prizes for our Spring Fundrive – Edit: Now prize winners too!

Final Fund drive total: $15,500.00

Total of pledges and money received to date: $15,500. Thank you to all who have donated already and those who will be making good on their pledges in the next few weeks. If you did not have a chance to donate earlier we are happy to accept donations at any time. It’s true, non-profit fundraising never really ends. Nor does our gratitude for your donation, large or small.


  • Comments Off on Final Fund drive total: $15,500.00

On Wednesday August 21st, Rick Simpson will be speaking during a live broadcast on stage at the Globe. Weekly CHLY radio show, A Sense of Justice will be hosting the renowned medical marijuana expert from 7pm until 8:30. Click to read all about Rick and watch the full documentary “Run from the Cure”


  • Comments Off on Renowned Cannabis Expert Rick Simpson to Speak at The Globe

Purchase a “mention” on CHLY 101.7 FM

A CHLY mention is a 10-12 second recorded segment in which listeners can have almost any message they want broadcast once a week. An example message could be

“This hour is brought to you by John Tesh. Reminding you that easy listening music is the only way to go.”

Local business can also purchase a mention as well. An example message could be.

“This hour is brought to you by, John’s Plumbing on Texada Island. Specializing in removing the crap from your toilette. Call John at 555-555-5555”

Some restrictions apply. For more details please email sales@chly.ca or call 250 716 3410


  • Comments Off on Purchase a “mention” on CHLY 101.7 FM

The Radio Malaspina Society

The people of Radio Malaspina (CHLY 101.7 FM) are committed to engaging our listeners with an inclusive, intelligent and innovative alternative media experience. We encourage personal responsibility in all levels of community. We are a campus- and community-supported forum and stage for the voices of Vancouver Island University, Nanaimo, the Islands and beyond.


  • Comments Off on The Radio Malaspina Society