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

Americans detained in North Korea call for US help

PYONGYANG, North Korea (AP) -- North Korea gave foreign media access on Monday to three detained Americans who said they have been able to contact their families and - watched by officials as they spoke - called for Washington to send a high-ranking representative to negotiate for their freedom....

Obama: 'Revving' economy calls for higher wages

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- President Barack Obama renewed his push for Congress to raise the minimum wage Monday in a buoyant accounting of the economy's "revving" performance, delivered on behalf of Democrats opening their fall campaigns for the midterm congressional elections....

Cuba cracks down on goods in travelers' luggage

HAVANA (AP) -- Lugging duffel bags crammed with soap, socks, toys and other hard-to-obtain consumer goods, travelers arriving in Cuba on Monday complained that new government restrictions on their imports would leave their families wanting....

No gray area: Beliefs shape views of Brown killing

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- Lamont Jones and Keith Stephens stood 60 feet from each other, separated by four lanes of pavement and a thousand miles of perception....

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.