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


Public smoke-out marks pot holiday in Colorado

DENVER (AP) -- Tens of thousands of revelers raised joints, pipes and vaporizer devices to the sky Sunday at a central Denver park in a defiant toast to the April 20 pot holiday, a once-underground celebration that stepped into the mainstream in the first state in the nation to legalize recreational marijuana....

Transcript reveals confusion over ferry evacuation

JINDO, South Korea (AP) -- Divers continued the grim work of recovering bodies from inside a sunken South Korean ferry Monday, as a newly released transcript showed the ship was crippled by confusion and indecision well after it began listing. The transcript suggests that the chaos may have added to a death toll that could eventually exceed 300....

10 Things to Know for Monday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about Monday:...

Prizefighter Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter dies at 76

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter never surrendered hope of regaining his freedom, not even after he was convicted of a triple murder, then convicted again and abandoned by many prominent supporters....


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.