Over this spring break I had the opportunity to interview the electrifying bassist known as Thundercat (Stephen Bruner) at Buku Music + Arts Festival in New Orleans, Louisiana in partnership with Tulane University’s community radio station WTUL 91.5FM (and Editor Maeve Holler of their music/culture publication, The VOX).… Read More

Sunday @6pm.

RadioActive is back! And this week we are joined by Dean Osamudia James from the UM Law School. Dean James will take us through the story of school choice –  a movement that has done little to close the racial achievement gap and yet has done much to put the onus of that gap on individual and families rather than the structural limitations of school choice policies.… Read More

Miami Music Week is in full swing and as always WVUM has been hooking up our listeners with all the hottest events!

Here’s what our blog staff are loving from the line up:

Jordan

Tonight, Thursday 3/23, I am heading to Bardot to check out sets by Brodinski and Virgil Abloh.
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Filled with excitement and anticipation, I created a playlist for the drive to New Orleans this past Winter break. A self-described music junkie and amateur rock historian, I included classics from a wide variety of genres that originated in the American south such as jazz, the blues, bluegrass, some country and of course good ole rock n’ roll.… Read More

Over spring break I left the tropical weather behind in Miami to travel to New York City, which had the season’s biggest snowstorm this past week. Even with a jam-packed schedule and a literal blizzard working against me, I was still able to try some of the most talked about desserts in the city, all of which made me grateful that I was covered in layers instead of in a bikini.Read More

Host: Luis Vargas

Hometown:  Alajuela, Costa Rica

School Year/Major:  Grad Student pursuing a PhD in Biology

Favorite Artist(s): Steel Pulse, Los Cafres, Thievery Corporation, Sonámbulo, Natiruts, Radiohead, Jimi Hendrix, and The Police

About the show:

One Drop is an hour long reggae show every Thursday starting at noon.… Read More

The 34th annual Miami Film Festival ran from last Friday 3rd March to this Sunday 12th March and featured an assortment of parties, premieres, screenings and workshops. Much like the Miami Book Fair it is sponsored by Miami Dade College and looks to cement the city as a well known home for the arts.… Read More