Category: At The Station

Revolution Top 20

Hello DJs and listeners!  Wondering what all this crazy new business is on the Revolution?  Check out your Alt-rock Music Director’s top new adds to rotation for this week 10/4/2011.  This is the best of the best in new alternative!

1    BLITZEN TRAPPER             American Goldwing    Sub Pop
2    MISTER HEAVENLY           Out Of Love                   Sub Pop
3    NEWVILLAGER                    NewVillager                   Iamsound
4    THE KOOKS                           Junk Of The Heart       Astralwerks
5    ROBERTS AND LORD         Eponymous                   Asthmatic Kitty
6    BLACK LIPS                           Arabia Mountain          Vice
7    MY MORNING JACKET     Circuital                          ATO
8    PROPHETS AND KINGS    Prophets And Kings     Self-Released
9    DEAD TREES                        What Wave                     Affairs Of The Heart
10    KICKDRUMS                       Meet Your Ghost           Last Gang
11    GREAT BOOK OF JOHN   Self-titled                       Communicating Vessels
12    BRAID                                    Closer To Closed          Polyvinyl
13    SHIMMERING STARS       Violent Hearts             Hardly Art
14    GARY CLARK JR.                Bright Lights [EP]      Warner Bros.
15    SAINTHOOD REPS             Monoculture                Tooth And Nail
16    LOTUS                                    Lotus (2011)                SCI Fidelity
17    BIG BLACK DELTA             BBDLP1
18    STEPHEN MALKMUS AND THE JICKS    Mirror Traffic    Matador
19     BARR BROTHERS             The Barr Brothers       Secret City
20    THRICE                                 Major/Minor               Vagrant


-Brittany Buckner

Strike Warning for Students

Help SIUC Professors and your education by calling! Feel free to give these numbers out on your show and encourage others to call.

Calling message: Please call these three & tell them “Don’t mess with my education. Settle now.” Board of Trustees office 536-3357; Chancellor Cheng: 453-2341; Preident Poshard: 536-3357. Pass it on. Please ask parents to call too. When you are done, please share and/or retweet the calling message. Let’s come together and solve this. Settle Now!

October 5th Undergraduate Info meet Lawson 141 @ 5:00pm

New Show Blogs!

This is an exciting time at the station, and we have just taken another step forward in our progression as a station. You can now find pages for all of the shows found on the air here at WIDB. These will be outlets for your favorite personalities to share their opinions and post any relevant information about their show. If you don’t see anything on their page yet, encourage them to start posting!