SOUNDS FROM THE UNDERGROUND

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 wcrxdj@colum.edu. If you are chosen, we will contact you - Please, no phone calls or follow up e-mails!

FEATURED ARTIST

Yonder Mountain String Band

AP NEWS

House GOP: Send National Guard, speed removals

WASHINGTON (AP) -- House Republicans want to slash President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border, speed young migrants back home to Central America, and send in the National Guard....

New safety rules proposed to curb oil train fires

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Thousands of older rail tank cars that carry crude oil would be phased out within two years under regulations proposed Wednesday in response to a series of fiery train crashes over the past year, including a runaway oil train that exploded in the Quebec town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people....

A kiss, a prayer: The last hours of MH17's victims

In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother. "Mama, may I hug you?"...

US pushes for truce as Gaza battle rages

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli troops battled Hamas militants on Wednesday near a southern Gaza Strip town as the top U.S. diplomat reported progress in efforts to broker a truce in a war that has so far killed at least 684 Palestinians and 31 Israelis....

WCRX NEWS + EVENTS

Public Affairs programming on WCRX summer 2014

It's officially summer semester at Columbia College Chicago and WCRX, which means some of our shows go on "break". 

WCRX FM has received 5 2014 Communicator awards

WCRX is proud to announce that it has received 5 industry awards in this years 2014 Communicator Awards competition.


IndepenDANCE DJ and music festival July 4 on WCRX!

The Masters in the mix DJ team takes over the airwaves on Friday July 4, 2014! 

New programming on WCRX

Summer semester 2014 is here, let's welcome our new students at 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.