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Nothin' but da riddim on tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC, hosted by Will Vizuete and featuring the drum and bass of African Beat, Bam Bam, Mr. Bassie, Hot Milk, My Conversation, Stalag, and Train to Skaville, originals and covers. Tune in for three hours of history and blistering beats.

Sep 5 2013 - 12:55pm
Nov 7 2013 - 11:23am

That's right y'all, we're not hosting just one, but TWO Hopscotch day parties! Join us over at Tir Na Nog Irish Pub Raleigh on Thursday with our college radio friends at WUAG 103.1 and WKNC 88.1 FM to listen to some great local bands.

Sep 2 2013 - 2:19pm
Nov 6 2013 - 11:23pm

WXYC's Top 107 Records for the week of Sunday 8/25/13 - Saturday 8/31/13:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
1 (14) Near Paris - S/T (MEDICAL)
2 (14) Otis G Johnson - Everything - God Is Love 78 (NUMERO GROUP/HOLY SPIRIT)
3 (12) Henry Flynt - Graduation (SUPERIOR VIADUCT)
4 (12) Julia Holter - Loud City Song (DOMINO)
5 (12) S.E. Rogie - The Sounds of S.E. Rogie (DOMINO SOUND/MISSISSIPPI)
6 (12) Toody/Western Front - Toody/Western Front 10-inch (MISSISSIPPI/CHANGE)
7 (11) Elizabeth Cotten/Marisa Anderson - "Elizabeth Cotten/Marisa Anderson" Split 7-inch (KBOO)
9 (10) Ariel Pink - Thrash and Burn (HUMAN EAR)

Sep 2 2013 - 6:43am
Nov 6 2013 - 10:23pm

Tonight on a special Friday Night Feature, DJs JJ L, Grant B and Caroline P will guide you through the schedule of bands playing Hopscotch Music Festival next weekend. Who's a must-see? What day parties should you go to? Will JJ just play "Dopesmoker" in its entirety? Tune in tonight from 9 to midnight to find out!

Aug 30 2013 - 10:05am
Nov 6 2013 - 1:23pm

Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC previews upcoming ProgDay Festival and is hosted by WXYC's own Howie Hoyt, who will be playing an overview of forty years of progressive rock of all types, with a special emphasis on bands that have played or will play at the ProgDay festival. ProgDay has been held in Chapel Hill each year for the last 19 years and features the best Prog/Jazz/Metal bands from all over the globe.

Aug 29 2013 - 5:06pm
Nov 5 2013 - 12:23pm
Aug 28 2013 - 12:35pm
Nov 5 2013 - 12:23pm

Wanna be a DJ? We're hiring TOMORROW! Come to our interest meeting in the Union at 6:30 pm, and if you can't make the meeting, be sure to email info@wxyc.org.

Aug 26 2013 - 4:36pm
Nov 3 2013 - 11:23am

Tonight's Thursday Night Feature will celebrate the 50th Anniversary of that most blueswailing of British Invasion acts, the Yardbirds. Host Blastoff Bob and returning guest Jeff Jarema (local liner notes scribe for reissue labels like Sundazed Music) will spin three hours of the fuzzy guitar fireworks that launched a thousand garage bands. August 22nd, 9 to midnight, on WXYC 89.3 FM, online at www.wxyc.org.

Aug 22 2013 - 10:34am
Oct 28 2013 - 9:23am


Aug 21 2013 - 6:10am
Oct 27 2013 - 7:23pm
Aug 18 2013 - 7:21am
Oct 21 2013 - 9:23am

Did you miss Harrison and JJ's interview with Hopscotch Music Festival Director Greg Lowenhagen and General Manager Becky Mormino last Sunday? No worries, you can listen to the whole thing over on our SoundCloud!

Aug 17 2013 - 8:48am
Oct 17 2013 - 5:23pm

Happy Friday! Tune in today at 4 PM when experimental composer/musician Duane Pitre (artist page) joins DJ Grant B in the station to talk about his upcoming release "Bridges" and his show tonight at the Nightlight. We will also be checking out a preview of the new record. Tune in to WXYC Chapel Hill 89.3 at 4 PM today!

Aug 16 2013 - 9:48am
Oct 10 2013 - 9:23pm

Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC explores musique concrète, the creation of sound montage from recordings of birds, trees, street noise, voices, and other non-electronic sources, all remixed and electronically manipulated to form a composition of intertwined concrete sounds. Andy S. hosts tonight, 9 to midnight, only on WXYC 89.3 FM.

Aug 15 2013 - 5:19pm
Oct 8 2013 - 7:23am

Tonight at 8, Hopscotch Music Festival Director Greg Lowenhagen will be talking with our own Harrison Lee on the Backyard BBQ. And oh yeah, they'll be giving away tickets too. Tune in!

Aug 11 2013 - 3:26pm
Oct 8 2013 - 7:23am

This week's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC plays tracks recorded in the 1950s -- the blues, the jazz, the country, the pop, and the rock and roll! Tune in, nine to midnight, for a trip to Fat City. Crazy, man, crazy! Chris Reali hosts on Chapel Hill, 89.3 FM.

Aug 8 2013 - 5:18pm
Oct 6 2013 - 8:23pm