Listen to CJIQ FM 88.3

The Tri-Cities Alternative

Listen to CJIQ FM 88.3

The Tri-Cities Alternative

Tri-Cities Alternative

CJIQ 88.3 FM


CJIQ 88.3 FM is the Tri-Cities Alternative

We play great music from today’s biggest artists. Foo Fighters, Coldplay, Foster the People, Three Days Grace and so many more.

Our studios are located on the Doon Campus of Conestoga College in Kitchener, Ontario. The voices you hear are Students in the School of Media and Design Radio and Journalism Programs.

We hope you like what you hear. We love to hear from you.

CJIQ can also help with your advertising needs. Please visit our contact page for inquiries.

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What We Do

Have a peek at some of our best known shows.

On Stage

Welcome to “On Stage”. Join Paul Scott for a blend of the world’s best light classics. Sundays from 6PM - 8PM. You’ll find my choice for you “practically perfect”.

Songs from A Quiet Place

Let’s face it, we live in a stressful world. Thankfully every Sunday morning between 6am and 9am, 88.3 CJIQ helps you relax and unwind. Mike Thurnell takes you on a musical journey with great music from artists like Enya, Secret Garden, Loreena McKennitt and many others. Tune in every Sunday morning on 88.3 CJIQ.

Specialty Shows

Check out our family of shows, and schedules for CJIQ 88.3 FM


88.3 CJIQ FM is home of the Tri-Cities Rock Alternative. Playing the best in, alternative and modern rock bands like: Foo Fighters, Black Keys, Billy Talent and so many more...



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