this bouncy synth disco reissue is in rotation at WXYC! dig in, space cadets!

Paradise Frame - Paradise Theme
Paradise Frame - Paradise Theme (1978, Cosmic Records Of Canada)

Feb 20 2012 - 4:37pm
Mar 22 2012 - 4:24pm

A Very Special Episode of American String Virtuosos on this morning's Orange County Special here on WXYC. Featuring Robbie Basho, Kevin Roth, Fred Cockerham, Paul Metzger and more!

Feb 19 2012 - 4:01am
Mar 22 2012 - 11:24am

The sweet, raspy voice of the late Etta James is the focus of tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC. Join us for an evening of rhythm and blues, 9:30 PM to midnight.

Feb 16 2012 - 4:30pm
Mar 21 2012 - 2:23pm

Tune in to the Feedback Farm from 9pm-10pm. Tonight's episode is all about Conspiracy Theories.

Feb 15 2012 - 9:49am
Mar 21 2012 - 2:23pm

We love you all!

Feb 14 2012 - 5:35am
Mar 20 2012 - 6:23pm

from the fabulous new Music From Saharan Cellphones compilation!

Feb 13 2012 - 9:36am
Mar 20 2012 - 10:23am

Today on Broken Music: Frenchbloke & Son: Societe De Radiodiffusion De L'homme Et Du Fils Francais - Bruit Dans L'interet De Musique. I'll be playing the first two sides of this great late-2010 double cassette out on Seed Records on WXYC from 2 to 3PM. Tune in.

Feb 12 2012 - 7:07am
Mar 19 2012 - 11:23am

Valentine's Dance tonight at Nightlight Bar & Club! We've got a great lineup of DJs. Hope to see you there!

WXYC Valentine's Dance!
Saturday, February 11 at 9:00pm at Nightlight Bar & Club

Feb 11 2012 - 4:52am
Mar 19 2012 - 8:23am

Tonight on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC: Get into the lotus position and center in on three hours of FM3 and the Buddha Machine, the duo of Christiaan Virant and Zhang Jian who combine electronica and Chinese classical into meditative loops that can be shaped and layered second by second into personal soundtracks to coalesce with your state of mind. Hosted by Jake Bromberg, 9 pm to midnight.

Feb 9 2012 - 11:33am
Mar 18 2012 - 11:23am

the adorable Fingerbobs soundtrack, now in rotation at WXYC!

Fingerbobs - All Character Intros
Fingerbobs - All Character Intros

Feb 9 2012 - 11:17am
Mar 15 2012 - 10:23am

Tune in to tonight's Thursday Night Feature on for some deep listening with Buddha Machines.

Buddha Machines are the product of Chinese music duo FM3. The Machines are simple electronic boxes roughly the size of a cigarette pack, each holding about ten loops that play indefinitely. In an age of MP3 abundance, people often call Buddha Machines the anti-iPod.

Buddha Machines themselves are inspired from "singing Buddha machines," similar devices often found in Buddhist monasteries that play back the repetitive chants of monks. FM3 hijacks these hypnotic devices with sounds of their own.

Feb 9 2012 - 10:42am
Mar 15 2012 - 7:23am

Spoiler alert: #1 is pictured (but concealed by a giant review...and a thumb).

Feb 7 2012 - 4:28pm
Mar 14 2012 - 10:23am

Photos from this weekend's 2nd Annual Bull City Metal Fest >>

Feb 6 2012 - 6:05am
Mar 12 2012 - 9:25pm

Tonight on The Backyard Barbecue: a few tracks off the new Organos (Durham, NC experimental-folk-indie pop) record, Concha. 8 to 9 PM. Mute your TV volume so you can watch yer sports AND listen to good music.

Feb 5 2012 - 12:44pm
Mar 12 2012 - 9:25pm

Tune in at 5pm for new episode of Fusion Youth Radio, our show produced by youth in the surrounding Chapel Hill and Carrboro community. This week's episode is their take on Black History Month. If you have any questions or comments during the show feel free to tweet at @FYR893 ♥

Feb 5 2012 - 11:39am
Mar 12 2012 - 12:23pm