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  March 22, 1970: CFMI FM 101.1 signs on the air with an automated rock/country hybrid, "Canadiana" vignettes and international music on Sundays.  From 1974-81 CFMI would play more vocals and progress to an adult contemporary then to a classic rock format. CFMI history.

CFMI logos from 1970, 1978, 1982, 1985, 1988, 1994 & 2004.   


CFMI TOP 101 OF 1978
#1 NIGHT FEVER by the BEE GEES

CFMI TOP 101 OF 1979
#1 DO YA THINK I'M SEXY? by ROD STEWART

CFMI TOP 101 OF 1980
#1 WOMAN IN LOVE by BARBRA STREISAND

CFMI TOP 101 OF 1981
#1 BETTE DAVIS EYES by KIM CARNES

CFMI TOP 101 OF 1982
#1 EBONY & IVORY by PAUL McCARTNEY & STEVIE WONDER

In all of the Top 500 countdowns, the Top 40 songs are listed with some interesting chart data.

CFMI BC 500 from 1979
#1 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER by SIMON & GARFUNKEL/1970
This was the first CFMI BC 500 countdown. It has been heard annually ever since.

 CFMI BC 500 from 1980
#1 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by LED ZEPPELIN/1972

CFMI BC 500 from 1982
#1 HEY JUDE by the BEATLES/1968

CFMI BC 500 from 1983
#1 LIGHT MY FIRE by the DOORS/1967

CFMI BC 500 from 1984
#1 HEY JUDE by the BEATLES/1968

CFMI BC 500 from 1985
#1 BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATER by SIMON & GARFUNKEL/1970


CFMI BC 500 from 1988
#1 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by LED ZEPPELIN/1972

CFMI TOP 1000 from 1989
#1 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by LED ZEPPELIN/1972

 CFMI BC 500 from 1999.  The top 20 songs are the only songs mentioned.
#1 ERUPTION/YOU REALLY GOT ME by VAN HALEN

 CFMI Vancouver 500 from Easter Weekend, 2002
#1 SATISFACTION by the ROLLING STONES/1965

CFMI BC 1000 from Labour Day Weekend, 2002
#1 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by LED ZEPPELIN/1972

CFMI Classic 1001 broadcast Dec. 28-31, 2005 
#1 SYMPATHY FOR THE DEVIL by the ROLLING STONES/1968

CFMI BC 500 from 2006
#1 STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN by LED ZEPPELIN/1972

CFMI BC 500 from 2007
#1 SGT. PEPPER/A DAY IN THE LIFE by the BEATLES/1967

CFMI Classic 101 CDs from 1969-94.  It was broadcast New Year's Day, 1995.
#1 DARK SIDE OF THE MOON by PINK FLOYD/1973

 CFMI Classic 101CDs as played on New Year's Day 2001.
#1 DARK SIDE OF THE MOON by PINK FLOYD/1973


CFMI Program Schedule 1983: Add in "Discumentary" with Dave McCormick weekdays 9 am, noon & 11 pm.  Saturdays 9 am & noon.  Sundays 9 am & 11 pm.

CFMI Program Schedule 1984: See "Discumentary" schedule for 1983.  Add "Gary Owens Supertracks" Saturdays from 6-9 pm.

CFMI Program Schedule 1985: See "Discumentary" schedule for 1983.





An interesting press release to announce the signing on of CFMI in March, 1970 as a Gastown radio station!!


A description of CFMI in 1973: