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Oct 31 2011 - 4:30am
Dec 29 2011 - 10:23pm


Fusion Youth Radio
Are y'all ready for Fusion Youth Radio, take two?! We're coming at ya again with an all new show on Sunday, October 30, at 5 pm on WXYC Chapel Hill! Tell your friends--radio produced by youth, for everyone.

Oct 30 2011 - 12:03pm
Dec 25 2011 - 3:23pm

Today on Hell or High Water (1-2PM) we conclude our month of jazz from the Southern Folklife Collection with some 1930s recordings by the Harlem Hamfats. Formed in Chicago but hailing from up and down the Mississippi, they played a mix of blues, Dixieland, and swing. Check it out:

Oct 30 2011 - 6:29am
Dec 22 2011 - 8:23pm

Wall Photos
Tune in this Sunday (10/30) at 8 PM to hear WXYC DemoListen Volume 3 (the last tape of the series). Unsure of when this was released but we'll leave it at a general "circa early 90s." Featuring tracks from Archers of Loaf, Polvo, Picasso Trigger, Flat Duo Jets, Shiny Beast, and Let's Active.

Oct 29 2011 - 9:17am
Dec 15 2011 - 8:23pm
Oct 29 2011 - 6:40am
Dec 12 2011 - 9:23pm

what is your favorite Sun Ra album?

Oct 27 2011 - 5:17pm
Dec 11 2011 - 7:23pm

Tonight on the we remember the late Burt Jansch, Scottish folk revivalist and founding member of Pentangle, in a feature hosted by Tim Carless. Jansch's innovative acoustic guitar worked blues, jazz, and Arabian rhythms into traditional folk accompaniments, influencing musicians across genres. Tune in, nine to midnight, to the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC.

Oct 27 2011 - 1:22pm
Dec 11 2011 - 10:23am

Check out our new tumblr! We uploaded some old posters from the WXYC station walls and will be adding more soon.

WXYC: Chapel Hill
WXYC 89.3 FM is the non-commercial student-run radio station of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. We broadcast at 1100 watts from the student union on the UNC campus, 24 hours a day,...

Oct 25 2011 - 3:55pm
Dec 8 2011 - 10:23pm

Jazztober continues today on Hell or High Water (1-2PM) with the late-60s souljazzfunk of the Cannonball Adderley Quintet.

Oct 23 2011 - 9:05am
Dec 4 2011 - 6:23pm

Tune in to The Backyard Barbecue this Sunday (10/23) at 8 PM to hear WXYC DemoListen Volume 2! This tape was released in 1990 and features tracks from Superchunk, Willard, Johnny Quest, Pure, Dillon Fence, Pressure Boys, + more!

Oct 22 2011 - 10:08pm
Dec 4 2011 - 4:23pm

A proud product of some of those in the WXYC family of DJs.

Rap Industry Fan Fiction
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Oct 21 2011 - 4:02pm
Dec 2 2011 - 9:23am

THE STREAM IS UP AND RUNNING. Thanks for all of your support and concern listeners!

Oct 16 2011 - 9:26am
Dec 1 2011 - 7:23pm

Over the next 3 weeks on The Backyard Barbecue, we're listening to all 3 volumes of the WXYC DemoListen series (recorded by Glenn Boothe when he was the Music Director at WXYC). Tonight, it's Volume 1, which was released around 1989 and features The Popes, Vanilla Trainwreck, Sex Police, Southern Culture on the Skids, Zen Frisbee, + more. Tune in from 8 to 9 PM!

Oct 16 2011 - 8:51am
Nov 29 2011 - 1:23pm

We here at WXYC are excited to announce that today at 5pm will be the first episode our newest specialty show, Fusion Youth Radio!

Oct 16 2011 - 7:58am
Nov 28 2011 - 11:23am

Sunday 2-3PM: Broken Music this week will explore the voice experiments of the late British poet and vocal improviser Bob Cobbing. During the hour we will explore his work from the late 60s with the group Koncrete Canticle to other limited edition tape releases from the 70s and 80s.

Oct 15 2011 - 5:48am
Nov 27 2011 - 7:23pm