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The Lovecast

Hosted By: Dave O Rama

Jazz, Blues, Roots, Reggae, Ragga, Dancehall, Dub, Rocksteady, Ska, Folk, Country, Rockabilly, Funk, Caribbean, Electronic, Experimental, Latin, African, Asian, Aboriginal, Rock, Orchestral, Ambient, Hip Hop, Soul, Afrobeat, Euro, International, Outernational, Downtempo, Pop, and much more...

Saturdays, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The Lovecast is a three hour music exploration program which airs Saturday evenings from 4 pm to 7 pm (Pacific Time), broadcasting to Canada's west coast on CHLY FM.

Produced and curated by host Dave O Rama, The Lovecast has been pumping out its broad spectrum musical payload every Saturday for the past 15 years, making it one of Nanaimo BC's longest running radio shows.

Self identifying as schizophonic, Dave O Rama lays down an ever changing kaleidoscope of diverse, engaging, and positive musical programming aimed at all the voracious broad minded music lovers in the world. The Lovecast also features regular interviews with local, national, and international talent, artist features, and the latest news on upcoming west coast events and festivals.

The Lovecast is also syndicated on CJMP FM, OH! Zone Radio, UbuntuFM, and

Dave O Rama (David Owen Rama) is a broadcaster, journalist, artist, consultant, DJ, MC, and curator. Originally from Toronto, Dave has been residing primarily on a small rural island on Canada's west coast for the past 25 years.

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