Independent artists listen up! Every Monday and Friday at 2:45pm we feature a new unsigned artist we think is someone you should hear. If you would like to submit your material please e-mail us at If you are chosen, we will contact you - Please, no phone calls or follow up e-mails!


Yonder Mountain String Band


Captain of sunken SKorean ferry, 2 crew arrested

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- The captain of the ferry that sank off South Korea, leaving more than 300 missing or dead, was arrested Saturday on suspicion of negligence and abandoning people in need. Two crew members also were taken into custody, including a rookie third mate who a prosecutor said was steering in challenging waters unfamiliar to her when the accident occurred....

At barricades, Ukraine insurgents await Easter

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine on Saturday prepared to celebrate Orthodox Easter at barricades outside government offices seized in nearly a dozen cities, despite an international agreement to disarm and free the premises....

4 French journalists held hostage in Syria freed

PARIS (AP) -- Four French journalists held hostage in Syria for 10 months have been released, officials said Saturday, the latest batch of reporters to be freed in what has become the world's deadliest conflict for the media....

13th body pulled from snow in Everest avalanche

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- Search teams recovered a 13th body Saturday from the snow and ice covering a dangerous climbing pass on Mount Everest, where an avalanche a day earlier swept over a group of Sherpa guides in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak....


From Baseball, to March Madness! Sports talk after dark covers it all!

Sports in Chicago is heating up! So listen to the best in sports talk on WCRX. 

Masters in the Mix is still going strong on WCRX!

Chicagoland's longest running radio mixshow.

"The Process" Dialogue, topics, community

Catch the Columbia College radio department original production every Saturday and Sunday morning at 7:30am CT.

WCRX celebrates Black History month

Students from spring 2014 production practicum introduced us to some historical African-American figures. 

New programming on WCRX

Spring semester 2014 is here, and so is new programming on WCRX!

WCRX wins 2 Intercollegiate Broadcast System Awards

After receiving 6 student nominations, and 1 overall nomination, WCRX took home first place in 2 categories at the ceremony in New York City. 

WCRX Holly Jolly 2014 may be a long time away...

but we still thank our sponsors for the 2013 Holly Jolly Trolley.

We love drama!

Theater of the mind is on WCRX every weekend.