Listen to CJIQ FM 88.3

The Tri-Cities Rock Alternative

Listen to CJIQ FM 88.3

The Tri-Cities Rock Alternative

Rock Alternative

CJIQ 88.3 FM


CJIQ 88.3 FM is the Tri-Cities Rock 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 4 – 6. 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 Night between 6pm and 12 am, 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 Night on 88.3 CJIQ.

Multicultural Programming Sunday

Listen for our Polish Radio show at 8 am, Serbian program at Noon and our Tropical 883 Spanish Program at 2

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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