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

Powell maybe not told early about CIA techniques

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A Senate report on the CIA's interrogation and detention practices after the 9/11 attacks concludes that the agency initially kept the secretary of state and some U.S. ambassadors in the dark about harsh techniques and secret prisons, according to a document circulating among White House staff....

Pipe break that flooded UCLA dumps 20M gallons

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The rupture of a nearly century-old water main that ripped a 15-foot hole through Sunset Boulevard and turned a swath of the University of California, Los Angeles into a mucky mess points to the risks and expense many cities face with miles of water lines installed generations ago....

Peace Corps evacuates over Ebola as 2 isolated

MONROVIA, Liberia (AP) -- The largest recorded Ebola outbreak in history has led the U.S. Peace Corps to evacuate hundreds of volunteers from three affected West African countries, and a State Department official on Wednesday said two volunteers were under isolation after having contact with a person who later died of the virus....

Deadly Israeli strikes hit UN school, market area

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli artillery shells tore through the walls of a U.N. school crowded with sleeping war refugees and back-to-back explosions rocked a market filled with shoppers Wednesday as Israel's stepped up campaign against Gaza's Hamas rulers claimed at least 116 Palestinian lives....

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.