Our DJs

Cortes Community radio’s mandate is to provide a platform where the “the concerns, interests, and activities of the Northern Gulf Islands” can be expressed. This means providing “local, minority and Canadian actors and musicians” with a voice. According to station Manager Howie Roman, our DJs are CKTZ! “Without our DJ’s we really would just be playing the playlist.” Our DJs There are currently 24 DJs, producing the following shows.Profiles & Podcasts will appear as dropboxes, under “Our DJs” in the top Navigation Bar, as they are ready. (Click here to view in the schedule Anything Goes - Sat: 10:30 AM-1 PM; Thu: 8-10:30 PM From New York soul to rock’n’roll, from Whaletown to Mowtown, Howie & Paul the K take you on a musical tour of some of the greatest music ever made. Clio FM - Wed: 5:00-7:00 PM; Fri 7-9 PM Radio Clash with D J Johnnie - Fri: 9:30 - Midnight; Wed: 11 PM - 1 AM Take me to the Casbah with Mr Driven’, Sun:10:00-12:00 PM, Thu: 10:30 PM - 12:30 AM Cortes Radio first aired Take me to the Casbah with Mr Driven’ in Feb 2012. He plays music and occasional opinions. Genres: psychedelic, acoustic/bluegrass/roots, reggae, funk/soul, electronic (bass), experimental, pop remixes, new age, mixtape, Canadians, (Classic) rock, world, hip hop, blues Folk Club with Andy Vine - Wed 10-11 AM; Fri 6-7 PM Proile: “Andy Vine’s best known song is probably Woman of Labrador, which was released in 2005. His musical roots go back to the UK’s 1960s folk revival. CKTZ listeners know him as the host of the Folk Club, every Wednesday at 10:00 AM....