Author Archives: Chris

About Chris

Chris Carlier is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, snapshot-taker, coffee/tea-fiend, student of life.

What Planet Is This?! Fill-in Special: Today Only! 4:00 to 6:00 PM

Hi all, Chris here from Operation Manatee. You long-time CJTR fans (thank you) may remember a little Wednesday drive-time show I did for a few years called What Planet Is This?!, featuring some great jazz, funk, electronic, folk, etc. Well, … Continue reading

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Operation Manatee Presents Regina Folk Fest Survival Guide 2018

Back for another year, it’s the one and only Regina Folk Fest Survival Guide! Summertime! Folk Fest! Good vibes and live music! Why have a survival guide just to have a good time and experience some live music outside? Take … Continue reading

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Operation Manatee Presents: The Top 5 Albums of 2017

Back for its sixth year, Operation Manatee can finally present to you, the top 5 albums of the year! This is a prestigious list that highlights not the massive radio cookie-cutter pop, not the most blogged about; but the top … Continue reading

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Operation Manatee Presents: The 2017 Best Album Long List!

Ladies and gentlemen! Boys and girls of all ages! The long-awaited, highly coveted Operation Manatee Music Prize 2017 is here! Yeah, sure, those big blogs and their big money have already released their best album lists (long before the close … Continue reading

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Operation Manatee Presents: The 100 Best Recordings of 2016

Bowie, Run The Jewels, Kaytranada, Saul Williams, Tanya Tagaq… Read more at operationmanatee.ninja

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What Planet Is This?! Last Show Today 4-6PM

It’s sad, but it’s true. Today, the last What Planet Is This?! show will air. Be sure to tune in from 4:00 to 6:00, and check out the website during and after the show: whatplanetradio.com

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Operation Manatee: This Is A Throw Down, A Showdown!

Some of you may remember , when we had our first epic rap battle. Well this year, we’re taking it to a whole new level. Both Cory and Chris have some aces on their sleeves and aren’t afraid to fight … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #193 (I think) + Special Radiothon Edition

It’s that time of year again here at Regina Community Radio. Day in, day out this station brings you the programs you’ve come to know and love. You know which ones they are. Some of my faves include past programs … Continue reading

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Operation Manatee #29: Radiothon Special or How I Learned to Stop Being a Snob and Just Enjoy Some Music

Woah… wait a second… is Cory starting a blog post? Crazy… summer MUST be over now… Tune in tonight at 11:00 pm on 91.3 FM in Regina or by streaming online at www.cjtr.ca to hear some stories. Chris and Cory … Continue reading

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What Planet Is This?! Show #192 (I think) + LONG-PLAY WEDNESDAY!

Happy Wednesday! It’s the last Wednesday of the month, in fact, and as you know, that means it’s vinyl time here at WPIT?! Indeed, once a month, I bring vinyl records from my own collextion just to share with you … Continue reading

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