On this episode Cody sits down for a conversation with the station manager for the University of Calgary’s campus radio station CJSW 90.9 Adam Kamis. CJSW is broadcast across the city and has been a community staple withing the Calgary music scene for many years. Cody and Adam have a great conversation that covers a lot of subject matter including: some background information on the radio station and how it got started, the importance of volunteering and “voting” with your time, how your favourite music programs make it onto the airwaves, the benefits and the drawbacks of streaming services such as spotify, giving voices to the voiceless, the importance of community based media in today’s society, the cyclical nature of the ever changing music industry, changing with the times and the future of community based radio, stepping outside of your bubble and embracing the “other,” the good side and the bad side of everyone having the ability to make music, the evolution of CJSW, and much more. As stated in the podcast, CJSW is powered by volunteers, if you live in the Calgary area and would like to give your time to an awesome organization visit cjsw.com/volunteer.
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