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Level up and listen to this week's feature! From 8-bit to surround sound, hear music from video games by developers across a number of systems -- Mega Man, Castlevania, Legend of Zelda, Okami, and Dark Souls, to name a few, and composers such as Kenichi Matsubara, Masato Nakamura, Martin O'Donnell, Koji Kondo, Junichi Masuda, and the Follin Brothers. Get your frog across the road and turn on the radio! Nine PM to midnight, only on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC!

Apr 10 2014 - 5:52pm
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

Before they play the Nightlight Bar & Club tonight, Orlando punk band The Golden Pelicans will be interviewed on air by our own Montgomery Morris from 6:30-7 p.m. //TUNE//IN//89.3 FM//

Apr 9 2014 - 8:17am
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

WXYC's Top 106 Records for the week of Sunday 3/30/14 - Saturday 4/5/14:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
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1 (16) Imperial Topaz - Full of Grace (TRANQUILITY TAPES)
2 (15) Musi-O-Tunya - Give Love To Your Children (NOW-AGAIN)
3 (14) Mass Ornament - Saturn Eye (DIGITALIS)
4 (13) Digital Primitives - Lipsomuch/Soul Searching (HOPSCOTCH)
5 (13) ONO - Diegesis (MONIKER)
6 (13) The John Lurie National Orchestra - The Invention of Animals (LAGARTO MUSIC/AMULET RECORDS)
7 (13) The War On Drugs - Lost in the Dream (SECRETLY CANADIAN)
8 (12) Dhow - Amara (INAM)
9 (12) Gemma Ray - Down Baby Down (SERIES APHONOS)

Apr 6 2014 - 11:18am
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

Tonight on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC , host Caroline Pace interviews banjoist and author Murphy Henry, author of the recently published 'Pretty Good for a Girl: Women in Bluegrass. Tune in to hear a discussion of decades' worth of overlooked contributors to the bluegrass tradition, and stay tuned for a few hours of pickin' and singin'.

Apr 3 2014 - 5:13pm
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

WXYC's Top 102 Records for the week of Sunday 3/23/14 - Saturday 3/29/14:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
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1 (20) Imperial Topaz - Full of Grace (TRANQUILITY TAPES)
2 (15) Officer! - Ossification (MEGAPHONE)
3 (15) Tink - Winter's Diary 2 ((self-released))
4 (14) Medico Doktor Vibes - Liter Thru Dorker Vibes (COMPANION)
5 (14) Psychic Wheels - Peripheral Drift (SUPERDREAMER RECORDS)
6 (13) Orchid Spangiafora - Flee Past's Ape Elf (FEEDING TUBE)
7 (12) Dhow - Amara (INAM)
8 (12) Feadz - Instant Alpha (ED BANGER RECORDS)
9 (12) Mungo's Hi-Fi & Prince Fatty - Prince Fatty vs. Mungo Hi-Fi (MR BONGO)
10 (12) The Traps - Boom Pow Awesome Wow (CASTLE FACE)

Mar 30 2014 - 9:20am
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

If you were the winner of last week's Moogfest ticket giveaway, you gave us the wrong contact info! Message us with your name and email so we can get those tickets to you.

Mar 28 2014 - 2:58pm
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC features BRASSY SKIRTS -- women on brass and sax. Melba Liston, International Sweethearts of Rhythm, New Orleans' own The Original Pinettes Brass Band, Melissa Aldana, first ever female instrumentalist to win the Thelonious Monk International Jazz Saxophone Competition, and more!

Mar 27 2014 - 5:36pm
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

Don't know who to vote for "Best College Radio Station" over at the Indy Week's "Best of the Triangle"? We have some ideas...
http://www.indyweek.com/indyweek/BestoftheTriangle-2014/Page

Mar 27 2014 - 1:25pm
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

WXYC's Top 109 Records for the week of Sunday 3/16/14 - Saturday 3/22/14:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
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1 (16) Tink - Winter's Diary 2 ((self-released))
2 (13) Bahru Kegne - The Legendary Bahru Kegne (TERP)
3 (13) Haymarket Square - Magic Lantern (GUERSSEN)
4 (13) Medico Doktor Vibes - Liter Thru Dorker Vibes (COMPANION)
5 (12) Astor - Inland (KYE)
6 (12) Carla Bozulich - Boy (CONSTELLATION)
7 (12) The John Lurie National Orchestra - The Invention of Animals (LAGARTO MUSIC/AMULET RECORDS)
8 (11) Brian Conniffe/Suzanne Walsh/Diarmuid MacDiarmada - Landslide (LUMBERTON TRADING COMPANY)

Mar 23 2014 - 9:02am
Aug 12 2014 - 6:23pm

We got a big day tomorrow, y'all! First, we'll be DJing bright and early at the Merge Records 25K. Then we'll be partying into the night at the 90s Dance over at the Cat's Cradle. Come out and hang with us!
https://www.facebook.com/events/268666016644212/




Mar 21 2014 - 3:57pm
Aug 7 2014 - 7:23pm

Happy Spring, Northern Hemispherians! Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC begins with the seasonally appropriate Migrating Bird, a tribute album to the late English folksinger, Lal Waterson. Tune in for more of her music as well as songs she crafted with with her brother and sister, Mike and Norma. Nine to midnight, only on WXYC 89.3 FM, Chapel Hill.

Mar 20 2014 - 4:45pm
Jul 29 2014 - 5:23pm

Haven't secured your tickets for Moogfest next month? Well you're in luck, because we'll be giving away a pair tomorrow evening, so make sure to tune in!
If you're not the lucky winner, you can always go to http://www.moogfest.com/tickets and get 'em yourself.

Mar 19 2014 - 7:51am
Jul 14 2014 - 9:23pm

WXYC's Top 99 Records for the week of Sunday 3/8/14 - Saturday 3/15/14:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
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1 (20) Medico Doktor Vibes - Liter Thru Dorker Vibes (COMPANION)
2 (18) Fuchs/Heemann/Van Lujik - Macchia Forest (STREAMLINE)
3 (17) Ensemble Economique - Interval Signals (DENOVALI)
4 (17) Musi-O-Tunya - Give Love To Your Children (NOW-AGAIN)
5 (16) Brian Conniffe/Suzanne Walsh/Diarmuid MacDiarmada - Landslide (LUMBERTON TRADING COMPANY)
6 (15) The John Lurie National Orchestra - The Invention of Animals (LAGARTO MUSIC/AMULET RECORDS)
7 (14) Aliquid - Kriegspiel (NASHAZPHONE RECORDS)
8 (13) Elaine Radigue - Opus 17 (ALGA MARGHEN)

Mar 17 2014 - 5:19pm
Jun 26 2014 - 4:23pm

WXYC's Top 104 Records for the week of Sunday 3/2/14 - Saturday 3/8/14:

Rank (Plays) Artist - 'Title of CD/LP/EP/7-inch' (RECORD LABEL)
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1 (18) No Right Turn - S/T (EM)
2 (15) Carla Bozulich - Boy (CONSTELLATION)
3 (14) Angel Olsen - Burn Your Fire For No Witness (JAGJAGUWAR)
4 (14) Boonlorm - String Features (SNOW DOG)
5 (14) Laraaji - Celestial Music 1978-2011: Cosmic Tape Experiments & Music of the Spheres (ALL SAINTS)
6 (12) tooth ache. - Flash & Yearn (FEEDING TUBE)
7 (12) Two Als - And The Cowgirls Kept On Dancing (BROKKEN)
8 (11) Akoko - Cataraps (SELF-RELEASED)
9 (11) Lubomyr Melnyk - Three Solo Pieces (UNSEEN WORLDS)

Mar 10 2014 - 8:22am
Jun 2 2014 - 10:23am
Mar 5 2014 - 7:39am
May 19 2014 - 2:24pm