WMUC at Terp Zone

We've gotten the official go ahead from Terp Zone and will be back this Saturday (the 11th) from 9pm-Midnight to rock some tunes. Come chill out, bowl, or play pool, to live WMUC DJs!

Portable Folk Band on The Wanton Machine (9 March, 2-4pm)

Special guests will be joining The Wanton Machine this Thursday! The Portable Folk Band will be coming by before their show at the Velvet Lounge to talk for a bit. They'll even play some of their favorite tunes. Listen from 2-4pm Thursday March 9th

More info on the band may be found at http://www.portablefolkband.com

General Meeting

There will be a general meeting at the station today (Tuesday) at 6pm. Be there or be mainstream!

Station History

Since WMUC began operations in 1937, it has enjoyed a rich history through to the combined efforts of hundreds of individuals. Read more about the history of WMUC, and several notable performances, on the station history page.

This Week's Events! (and slightly beyond)

*There WILL be a promotions meeting tonight (wednesday) at 6:15 as Colm is gracefully filling in. Be prepared to discuss T-shirts as well as the upcoming Tasty Habits/Harry and the Potters Show.

*This Wednesday is WMUC at the perk from 9pm-Midnight. The Harvman will be playing tunes, and there will be the usual assortment of cool folk and
giveaways. Stop by and bring your friends!

*On Saturday, March 4th
WMUC Presents:
Harry and the Potters (www.myspace.com/harryandthepotters)
Uncle Monster Face (www.unclemonsterface.com)
The Tasty Habits (www.thetastyhabits.com)
At the Nyumburu Cultural Center, next to the Stamp Student
Union. All ages, $5, 7 pm SHARP

*PARTY!
There will be a WMUC "getting to know you" party at the station on Saturday, March 11 at 2pm. Food and drinks will be provided. This is a great oppurtunity to meet everyone, and who can resist the allure of free food?

*There will be an Alumni Meeting on Tuesday, March 14th at 7pm that all current station members are welcome to attend. The location is TBA, but as soon as we know it you will too.

*On Wednesday, March 15th there will be a special live Third Rail Presentation at 7:30pm
Bands: Dawntreader, Capsule, Most Creative Death, and WMUC's own French Stewart!
Come in and see it live.

*On Friday, 3/17 there will be a tribute to D. Ellis at the Black Cat
featuring WMUC DJs past and present starting at 9:30 pm. Come to pay your
respects and celebrate the life of one of our most respected DJs.

*There will be a station Open Mic on Friday, March 31st. Keep the date!

Upcoming Events!

*Weekly General Meetings start today (Tuesday) at 6pm. Rock it!

*There will be a Promotions Meeting at the station on Wednesday starting at 6:15pm. All are invited to attend.

*Free Pizza Party with Grand Buffet!
Come to the station at 3pm on Saturday to eat Pizza and Drink Soda with the guys of Grand Buffet on Fighting Records. Also
stick around for a preformance. Check Grand Buffet's site www.grandbuffet.com and their label's site www.fightingrecords.com for more information on the band.

*WMUC will be at Terp Zone this Saturday Night, the 25th, from 9pm-1am. This is our grand return to Terp Zone following a succesful last semester, so everyone should come! Rohan and Anna will be DJing and will have giveaways. Come hang out, dance, bowl or play pool and support your fellow DJs.

*WMUC will also be live at the College Perk on Wednesday, 3/1, from 9pm-Midnight. The Harvman will be doing a solo set, and we'll also have giveaways courtesy of WMUC and the Perk. These nights have been a lot of fun and are a great way to get your volunteer hours down. For information on how to get to the perk, visit www.collegeperk.org

*On Saturday, March 4th
WMUC Presents:
Harry and the Potters (www.myspace.com/harryandthepotters)
Uncle Monster Face (www.unclemonsterface.com)
The Tasty Habits (www.thetastyhabits.com)

At the Nyumburu Cultural Center, next to the Stamp Student
Union. All ages, $5, 7 pm SHARP

*On Friday, 3/17 there will be a tribute to D. Ellis at the Black Cat featuring WMUC DJs past and present starting at 9:30 pm. Come to pay your respects and celebrate the life of one of our most respected DJs.

Zao Interview

Listen to The Adding Machine with Ryan and Dave tonight from 10pm-Midnight for an exclusive interview with the band Zao!

College Perk and Notice to Old DJs

Be sure to come by the College Perk on Wednesday, February 15th from 9pm to Midnight to hear WMUC DJs Ricardo and Matt DJing live for your enjoyment.

Giveaways, hanging out and good times are to be had at the College Perk located at 9078 Baltimore Avenue, College Park Maryland.

And as a note to former WMUC DJs and Fill-Ins, old logins will not work on the new website. If you still want to be a fill-in for this semester (and forever and ever), please e-mail atkinsc[at]gmail[dot]com from an e-mail address you check regularly to get your new fill-in account created.

A Boatload of News

* Our first General Meeting will be this Sunday at 5pm - all station members should attend. Promotions meetings will start this Wednesday at 6:15, and all are invited.

* The League: Radio Edit continues its series of interviews with Maryland's US Senate candidates with A. Robert Kauffman on Monday, Feb. 13, 1200-1300.
Kauffman, a Baltimore Democrat, is running to raise important issues like
the Iraq conflict, the War on Drugs and economic inequality. Send e-mails
ahead of time to LeagueRadioEdit@hotmail.com or through
www.leaguereassembled.net. Questions and comments will also be taken
throughout the show via e-mail (LeagueRadioEdit@hotmail.com), The League's website(www.leaguereassembled.net), AIM (LeagueRadioEdit) and telephone
(301.314.8800).

* Listen to Jackie and Rohan's "Connect the Dots, Motherfucker" every Monday from 1-4pm. If you're the one to guess this week's theme, you win a prize! You can call in at 301.314.8800

* There will be a Sergio Mendes listening party at the station on Tuesday, 2/14 at 6:30pm. Stop by to hang out, and hear the album before its released.

* Listen to Jason Heat and "The Identity Crisis" Wednesday 2/15 as not only are we giving away a free Prize Pack from Liberty Books and Comics including a T-shirt by painting sensation Alex Ross, but the Cohost Champion David Pratt will be defending his title against our own music director Rohan! Call or im to vote who is the better cohost on the Iron Chef of radio.

Liberty Books and Comics is located at 7315 Baltimore Avenue (Rt. 1) College Park, MD 20740

* Later that night on Wednesday the 15th, from 9-midnight, WMUC DJs Matt and Ricardo will be DJing live at the College Perk! We invite everyone to come out, have a drink, and listen to them play music. They'll also be giving out prizes - including a Sublime prize pack! And if you're a station DJ, remember, attending counts towards your volunteer hours. Hope to see everyone there!

The College Perk is located at 9078 Baltimore Ave (Rt. 1) College Park, MD 20740 or online at www.collegeperk.org

* Last, but certainly not least, Sean the Suspect has arranged for a D. Ellis Tribute Show at the Black Cat on 3/17. More information should be forthcoming.

New WMUC Website

Welcome to the brand new WMUCRadio.com!

Please pardon our dust as we shake out our new website which offers new playlist management, a fill-in registry, DJ profiles (w/ pictures soon!) and a media library.

Thanks to Phil Anderson for putting this together for us. Bake him cookies. But when you bake him cookies, please try out the features on the website and submit bug reports to mystic[dot]pixel[at]gmail[dot]com. Give him as much detail as possible, folks.