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

UN says civilians make up most of Gaza deaths

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Shopkeepers say they were sitting outside their shuttered businesses Wednesday, catching a break from being cooped up during wartime, when an Israeli missile struck a nearby mosque, killing a truck driver and wounding 45 people....

40 bodies from jet solemnly returned to Dutch soil

EINDHOVEN, Netherlands (AP) -- Victims of the Malaysian jetliner shot down over Ukraine returned at last Wednesday to Dutch soil in 40 wooden coffins, solemnly and gently carried to 40 identical hearses, flags at half-staff flapping in the wind....

Calls for troops at border echo previous pushes

McALLEN, Texas (AP) -- When Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced the deployment of up to 1,000 armed National Guard troops to the Mexican border he was speaking to voters in Iowa as much as Texas....

Social Security spent $300M on 'IT boondoggle'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Six years ago the Social Security Administration embarked on an aggressive plan to replace outdated computer systems overwhelmed by a growing flood of disability claims. Nearly $300 million later, the new system is nowhere near ready and agency officials are struggling to salvage a project racked by delays and mismanagement, according to an internal report commissioned by the agency....

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.