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Local FM’s top 50 of 2018 (so far)

We’re over halfway through 2018 and our S.M. is deep in the throes of an existential crisis over the inexorable passage of time. To distract him, we put together a list of our top 50 of the year so far! These entries have been drawn from our weekly Top 30 submission to the Earshot! National charts!  Entries scored points based off the amount of times they […]

Glen Ess

July 3rd, 2018

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Student Job Posting: Radio Camp Coordinator

Student Job Posting: Radio Camp Coordinator

Thanks to the support of the Canada Summer Jobs program Local FM is looking for a student to fill the role of Radio Camp Coordinator! Radio Camp is a no-cost summer camp for youth in Saint John, hosted by Local FM in partnership with local arts & cultural groups. Now in it’s second year, Radio Camp aims to provide youth with the information and understanding […]

Glen Ess

June 19th, 2018

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Best of Saint John Music Awards – 2018 Nominees!

We’ve spent the last month polling, and Saint John has decided on it’s nominees for the 2018 Best Of Saint John Music Awards! Congratulations to all the nominees! All nominees are asked to get in touch with Local FM (info@cmfh.ca) right away for comped cover charges! FEMCORE Award for Musicianship Kylie Fox Erin Muir Hilary Ladd Adam Kierstead Award for Musicianship Adam Kierstead Gavin Downes […]

Glen Ess

May 22nd, 2018

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Local FM to air marathon produced by UNB-Saint John students

Local FM is excited to announce a marathon celebrating the contributions of nonprofits and community organizations to Saint John’s social fabric. The marathon was produced by UNB-SJ students as part of a business administration course. Dr. Constance Van Horne, their instructor, describes the project as being: “The best way to learn about Business Communications is to use it. My students needed to use all aspects […]

Glen Ess

May 2nd, 2018

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Summer Student Employment Opportunities

Summer Student Employment Opportunities

With the support of the SEED NB and Canada Summer Jobs program Local FM is excited to announce the following opportunities are available for students seeking employment this summer. Currently we have three positions open, with a fourth (a coordinator for our summer Radio Camp) opening later in the summertime. Please read through the following positions carefully before submitting an application. Promotions Coordinator (SEED NB) […]

Glen Ess

April 27th, 2018

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Student Job Posting: Music Librarian

Thanks to support from the Canada Summer Jobs program, Local FM is looking for a student to fill the position of Music Librarian. Local FM’s extensive and ever-growing musical archives require organization and care. The Music Librarian will be responsible for ensuring that new content is carefully curated and added to the archives correctly. Responsibilities (please note that tasks will include, but not be limited […]

Glen Ess

April 27th, 2018

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Student Job Posting: Production Coordinator

Thanks to support from the SEED NB program, Local FM is looking for a student to fill the position of Production Coordinator. As a community radio station, Local FM is committed to engaging with our community of Saint John. The Production Coordinator will be responsible for developing and producing content that reflects Saint John, and the priorities of Saint John residents. Responsibilities (please note that […]

Glen Ess

April 27th, 2018

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Student Job Posting: Promotions Coordinator

Student Job Posting: Promotions Coordinator

Thanks to support from the SEED NB program, Local FM is looking for a student to fill the position of Promotions Coordinator. As a community radio station, Local FM is committed to engaging with our community of Saint John. The Promotions Coordinator will be responsible for engaging with local organisations, and other community stakeholders to coordinate Local FM’s support of their initiatives, as well as […]

Glen Ess

April 18th, 2018

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Album Review: The Nap Eyes – I’m Bad Now

Album Review: The Nap Eyes – I’m Bad Now

I’m Bad Now, the third album by the indie rock quartet, Nap Eyes takes the genre to an entirely new level. The group (comprised of Nigel Chapman, Seamus Dalton, Josh Salter, and Brad “Bronson” Loughead) are based out of Halifax, Nova Scotia and have been performing together since 2011. Their third album manages to create a unique sound that is both laid-back and thought provoking. Released […]

Glen Ess

April 10th, 2018

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Local FM hosts first ever Anti-Oppression Panel

Local FM hosts first ever Anti-Oppression Panel

Local-FM held its first Anti-Oppression session on Sunday, March 18th, in the form of a community panel! We had (pictured left to right) : Sheri McAulay from PRUDE Inc., Jeff Sparks from Muscular Dystrophy Canada, Abigail Smith of FemCore at Local 107.3fm, Tish LeSage from P.U.L.S.E. Inc. and Stephanie Tierney from Local 107.3fm. We had thoughtful conversations, heard interesting perspectives from underrepresented communities within our city of Saint John and shared ways on healing and ...

Glen Ess

March 19th, 2018

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