LiVE 88.5 (CILV-FM) is a radio station broadcasting from Ottawa, Ontario at 88.5 FM frequency, with an Alternative rock format. Owned by Stingray Group. Its transmitter is located in Greely and services the National Capital Region area. This radio has been broadcasting since 2005. For developing and promoting emerging local musicians, the station sponsors an annual contest “Big Money Shot”.

Slogan: "Ottawa's Alternative Rock"

Format: Alternative Rock.

Language: English.

Call sign: CILV-FM

First air date: December 26, 2005

Owner: Stingray Group

Sister stations


  • Ottawa 88.5 FM


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