Our ten-day fundraiser was our most successful ever! We surpassed our goal of $42,000. Everyone at the station is super-excited and hope y'all are too -- we had to stop ourselves from giddily running about the station in order to post this. Our new t-shirts have arrived and we'll be shipping them soon to paid pledgers. For those who pledged by check, we have mailed out a pledge letter to you. Just return it with your check and accept our heartfelt thanks!
Sean Westergaard brought special guests to the Friday night Funk show, What It Is! PFunk alumni and drummer Gabe Gonzales fronted the Enema Squad, featuring guitarist Piraña Head and others.Sounds a little like raw funk to me… check out slipstreamradio for more pictures and sound file.
Hey you! Make a mixtape or playlist of ten songs that you would enjoy listening to while browsing the galleries at UMMA, then visit the Museum and listen to your mix. Submit your playlist and tell the museum about your experience. UMMA asks that you make sure to include which galleries you were in, or if your songs relate to any specific artworks.
LOVE ART MORE is an ongoing participatory project inviting UM students to explore, animate and broaden their relationship to art and to UMMA. We’ve created a series of simple prompts for things to make and do – and everyone is invited to get involved!
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The installation of our new transmitter and antenna has begun! WCBN is soon going to be broadcasting at 3000 watts instead of our current 200 watts. We hope to be on the air at 3000 watts as soon as possible!
On Saturday Oct. 26, 2013, the fine folks from the UM Plant Dept. carried a handful of I-Beam pieces (up to 400 lbs!) and antenna tower sections up to the very topmost roof of the Dennison building, where our antenna lives.
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