Where normal people make radio on The Zone.
Every Thursday at 11:00am, we turn the radio over . . . to one of you.
We sit back, get coffee and watch old episodes of M*A*S*H and Full House while you pick the music and do the talking.
Want to have your turn? Apply now!
The Modern Rock Countdown
Find out who rules music Saturdays and Sundays.
Every weekend, Jeremy Baker counts down the top 20 modern rock songs of the week. Good music, guaranteed!
Listen for it Saturdays from 8:00-10:00 am and 4:00-6:00 pm and Sundays from 10:00 pm-midnight.
Check out this week's Modern Rock Countdown, as well as the archives!
It's all brought to you by the Metro Liquor . . . there's a drink for every song.
The Secret History of Rock with Alan Cross
Weekday quick hits and Sundays from 8:00-10:00 AM
Sundays from 8:00-10:00 AM, Alan Cross lets you in on The Secret History of Rock. He's a virtual encyclopedia of modern music, and one of Canada's biggest music nerds. Basically, we're pretty happy to have him around.
Don't worry if you miss the show from the beginning; the two-hour show will be split into a number of topics so that everyone can join in!
If you need your fix between Sundays, listen to The Zone weekdays at 10:50 AM 5:50 PM, and 10:50 PM for our Secret History quick hits.
Your Picks @ 6
We'll play the songs you want for an hour!
Evening Zoners Jon and Jade take a whole hour of your requests, weekdays at 6:00 pm, via the Zone Phone (250-475-0913). So give him a call, request a song and there's a good chance you'll end up on the radio, too.
You can also e-mail Jon or Jade your request.
It's all brought to you by the Strathcona Hotel, Victoria's main attraction.
A taste of jolly old England, weekdays at 3:00 PM
Weekdays at 3:00 PM, you get to hear a British band on The Zone you've probably never heard before with our own Brit, Jon Williams.
Feel free to e-mail Jon with your suggestions. Just be sure to type in an English accent.
Tea Time is brought to you, naturally, by Special Teas Inc. Good tea is better value.
Here's what was played recently on Tea Time . . .
Monday, December 2 – Southern "World Don't Shine"
Tuesday, December 3 – Southern "Shout It"
Wednesday, December 4 – Circa Waves "Good For Me"
Thursday, December 5 – IYES "'Til Infinity"
Friday, December 6 – Southern "Shout It"
Click here for a full archive of Tea Time songs.
If you can think it, he can answer it. Probably.
Weekdays at noon, Pol Plastino takes your questions about life, the universe and everything.
Got a question? e-mail Pol and have faith in his boundless knowledge.
Or, hope desperately that he has the phone number for someone who can answer it.
It's all brought to you by Curious Comics. Go worlds away with Curious Comics.
Bud's Weekly Geek-out!
News from the world of techy-type stuff
Wednesdays at 7:15 with Dylan and Jason in The Morning Zone, our resident geek, webmeister Bud, talks about useful (or not useful) websites, cool gadgets, trends and memes, the latest adorable cat videos, and whatever has the internet and tech world all aflutter.
Wanna know what new website or gizmo is gonna to waste your time or revolutionize your life today? Listen to Bud's Weekly Geek-out.
It's all brought to you by Tectoria: Where ideas grow.
Do have a listen to the latest geekiness here!