Check out some of our staff’s favorite live shows of the November, both of which occurred at the Fillmore earlier this month
On Nov. 6, Niall Horan, former One Direction member, visited the Fillmore at the Jackie Gleason theater.… Read More
WVUM DJ and news staff member Ezra Remer recently interviewed Ben Cort prior to his appearance at Miami Book Fair. Author of Weed, Inc.: The Truth About the Pot Lobby, THC, and the Commercial Marijuana Industry spoke candidly about his past history with drug addiction and marijuana policy reform.… Read More
Host Name – Chris Briggs
Hometown – Raleigh, NC
School Year/Major – Second-year graduate student studying film
Favorite Artists – Merciful Fate, King Diamond, Judas Priest, Possessed
Favorite Films – Phantasm, The Thing, Dracula
About the Shows –
Beginning as Midweek Metal Mania in the late eighties, then changing to Metal Revolution in the nineties, and eventually re-emerging in 2011 as The Vice, WVUM’s metal speciality show is now led by second-year graduate student Chris Briggs, once again under the name Metal Revolution. … Read More
Earlier this month House of Creatives Festival transformed Historic Virginia Key Beach into an alternative paradise. The weather was not on our side but we still managed to have an incredible time, check out our recap and photo gallery below!
On the first night of House of Creatives music festival, alternative-pop band Salt Cathedral put on a show that the entire crowd enjoyed.… Read More
Sunday November 26th @6pm.
Tune in this Sunday to RadioActive to hear from the National Organizers of the #GradTaxWalkout that is being held on campuses and in communities across the country on November 29th at 1pm (EST). This National Day of Action will bring together graduate students and their allies to bring awareness to the tax reform bill heading to the senate.… Read More
English Electronic music producer Mura Masa came to Miami on Friday, November 13. His DJ set was presented by III Points. The crowd at Club Space’s Terrace was small and spacious, but still enjoyable.
Mura Masa’s setlist was eclectic and varied in tempo, genre, and artists.… Read More
Los Angeles based Bad Suns hit Culture Room this past Saturday for their Love Like Revenge Tour.
The crowd was already hyped before Bad Suns even took the stage and that energy went through the roof as they opened with their title track “Disappear Here”.… Read More
Sunday November 19th @6pm.
On this episode of RadioActive I stopped in Atlanta, Georgia to interview Dr. Dominique Thomas about his recent research on campus racial climate for African American Students. His research looks to better understand the phenomena of racial climate in order to better tackle issues of institutional racism in higher education.… Read More
If you are looking for the cutting edge in modern electronic music, you won’t find it in the usual places for unusual music. It’s not being spun by most DJs in London, Berlin and New York and it’s not on pedigreed record labels like Warp, Ninja Tune, Hyperdub, Planet Mu and Brainfeeder.… Read More
Kid Cudi @ James L. Knight Center
On October 15, Kid Cudi, brought his latest album, Passion, Pain & Demon Slayin’, to life in Miami. This tour backed his 2016 album after keeping a low profile in the following year — checking himself into rehab for depression and suicidal behaviors.… Read More