Thank you to everyone who renewed their membership between June 3 and June 17. Kootenay Co-op Radio is grateful to have such a great community!

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During Member Appreciation Weeks, Kootenay Co-op Radio presented special programming with live music and giveaways. Thank you to everyone who followed us and thank you to the sponsors that gave prizes! By becoming a member from June 3 to June 17, you could have won 2 passes to the Shambhala Music Festival, 2 passes to the Slocan City International Music and Arts Fair and 1 pass to the festival Starbelly Jam. Congratulations to the winners and thank you for their support!
The draw for the 2 passes for Shambhala Music Festival and 1 pass for Starbelly Jam Festival happened on Monday, June 19. Congratulations to Hugh Guthrie and Kim Walker! 

ON AIR GIVEAWAYS AT 3PM (only for KCR members!)

Monday, June 12 around 3pm

GIVEAWAY:  $40 gift card for Notably, a Book Lover’s Emporium

Tuesday, June 13 around 3pm

GIVEAWAY: $40 for Cake Betty Café and Cakery
LIVE MUSIC WITH ÔGUSTE.  He is a French artist from France visiting the area. You don’t want to miss it!
BEST OF MAKE ROOM FOR THE BLUES with Richard Metzner who interviewed Michael Williams, host of the 2023 Slocan City International Music and Art Fair happening on June 16 and 17.

Wednesday, June 14 around 3pm

GIVEAWAY: 2 tickets for the Kootenay Burlesque Festival on Saturday 24 2023 at the Capitol Theatre in Nelson + SPECIAL RADIO SHOW WITH HOST RADIO RAY!
Radio Ray used to host Radio Hot Springs and is back for a unique show at 3pm! 

Thursday, June 15 around 3pm

GIVEAWAY: 2 passes Slocan Live
LIVE MUSIC WITH THE SCALAWAG. Before playing at the Royal the same day, they’ll stop by the radio station!

Friday, June 16 around 3pm

GIVEAWAY: 2 Passes for the Kokanee Mountain Zipline
Bella Cat TAKES OVER at Kootenay Co-op Radio. As she and her group release their first EP on June 18, she will be in the studio on Friday, June 16 from 3pm to 4pm to share her musical journey with us and she will introduce you to her musical universe by sharing her favorite tracks with us! This radio show is part of KCR Member Appreciation Weeks!

Friday, June 16

It was a big night for old time music at Kaslo’s historic Langham Theatre on June 16 & 7. Jim Van Horn presented Best Of The Old Tyme Country Band Gems From the Past.
The creator and leader of the Old Tyme Country Band’s upcoming extravaganza, Kaslo’s own Jim Van Horne is also the host of Kootenay Co-op’s Radio’s popular Liner Notes program.
Randy Morse from Radio Free Kaslo sat down with Jim and chatted with him about his love of both radio and “old time” music. They also talked about Liner Notes, the upcoming Langham shows, and bonus, Randy played a few of Jim’s favourite tunes.

Saturday, June 17 around 5pm:

Betrayal in the Broadcast Booth! Be sure to steer clear of this weeks extremely sad, and NOT FUN episode of Lil Mikey’s Cry Bébés, as the titan of tears list off a NAME & SHAME of all the members who have let their memberships expire!